Christmas

Warm Southern Christmas

Come for the Shopping, Stay for the Lights

NOVEMBER 27-29 – Holiday Season Kick-off
Please be safe and respectful,  wear a mask and practice social distancing!

Download – Warm Southern Christmas Schedule
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* Activities will continue until Christmas

 Friday, November 27 

5:30PM               DOWNTOWN ELIZABETHTOWN
Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony
: This will be both live and streamed to social media
Merchants will stay open late
Storefront decorating contest

6-10PM                DUBLIN
Grand Opening – Festival of Lights @ Lu Mil Vineyard *

Saturday, November 28
10AM –                  DOWNTOWN ELIZABETHTOWN
Merchant Sidewalk Sales & Specials
Elf Scavenger Hunt* at stores. Win a Giant Stocking – enter by Dec. 19.

11AM – 3PM        CAPE FEAR FARMERS MARKET 
Christmas at the Farmers Market: Honoring our Hometown Heroes*
– Sponsored by Cape Fear Valley Health.
Organizations, individuals and families can decorate a tree in tribute to essential workers –Christmas at the Farmers Market – tree reservation
Vote on your favorite tree! Trees will remain up until after Christmas

Local Music on stage – courtesy of Barefoot Sandwich Shop

Bladen County Information Station – Chamber booth with local info. Tour of Churches tickets and Elf Scavenger Hunts information

10AM -3PM         COUNTY WIDE
Tour of Churches – Visit 6 historical churches in Bladen County.
A map will be provided with the tickets. Fundraiser for the Empty Stocking Fund.
Buy tickets at the Chamber office, participating churches or on-line. $5 – donation
Order tickets on-line

6 – 10 PM                  WHITE LAKE
Lighting of the Lake

LIGHTING OF THE LAKE – WHITE LAKE LIGHTS*
Sponsored by Duke Energy
Tour around White Lake to see the lights and decorations.
Public viewing points will be at Alexander Street, Camp Clearwater, TimberLodge,
and White Lake Marine.
Lighting of the Lake contest info 2– registration form. Email to chamber@elizabethtownnc.org

6 – 10PM                  DUBLIN
Festival of Lights @ Lu Mil Vineyard *

Sunday, November 29

1PM – 4PM            DOWNTOWN ELIZABETHTOWN
Merchant Sidewalk Sales & Specials
Elf Scavenger Hunt* at stores. Win a Giant Stocking – enter by Dec. 19.
Santa travels down Broad Street to Farmer’s Market on antique fire engine.

1PM – 4PM             CAPE FEAR FARMERS MARKET
Santa greets children at Farmer’s Market – Santa stays on Fire Truck. Kids can have a photo
by standing in front of truck and can submit a letter to Santa
Christmas at the Farmers Market: Honoring Our Hometown Heroes* – Sponsored by Cape Fear Valley Health
Vote on your favorite tree! Trees will remain up until after Christmas

6 – 10PM                  DUBLIN
Festival of Lights @ Lu Mil Vineyard*