Christmas Events in Houston County Georgia (2017)

Looking to spend some time enjoying the Christmas festivities this season? All of these events in Houston County GA are sure to please you and your family as you get into the holiday spirit. From light displays, markets, concerts, and parades, there’s really something for everyone this December. Check out all the Christmas events in Houston County GA and see if something festive catches your eye.Christmas Events in Houston County GA


Dr. Law’s Leaping Lights

Dr. Kelly Law with the American Chiropractic Specialists  puts on an incredible light show and display called Dr. Law’s Leaping Lights. With over 110K lights, this is one of the Christmas events in Warner Robins GA you will not want to miss!

This event, started in 2010, will run until December 24th and you do NOT need to leave your vehicle to enjoy the show. Tune your car radio to FM 89.9 to watch the lights dance perfectly in-tune to the holiday music.

When: Saturday, November 25th – Saturday, December 24th

Display Hours:

  • Sunday – Thursday: 6pm – 10pm
  • Friday – Saturday: 6pm – 11pm

Price: Free (donations for charity will be collected)

Location: American Chiropractic Specialists, 113 Carl Vinson Parkway, Warner Robins GA

Contact: Dr. Law’s Leaping Lights, (478) 225-2562

Web: Visit the Law’s Lights

For details about this event or to find out about the professional services Dr. Law provides, call her office at (478) 225-2562.


7th Annual Legacy of Lights Ceremony

The 7th Annual Legacy of Lights Ceremony sponsored by the South Warner Robins Chick-fil-A.  The South Warner Robins Chick-fil-A will be illuminated with thousands of lights for the ceremony. The event will have music, refreshments, crafts, pictures with Santa and Mrs. Claus, and a performance by Sam Fisher.

All proceeds and donations during the event will benefit the Houston County Habitat for Humanity. Since 1991, the Houston County Habitat for Humanity has been serving the community by providing 52 quality housing to low-income families.

When: Tuesday, November 28th

Time: 6:30pm – 8pm

Location: Chick-fil-A, 790 Highway 96, Bonaire, GA


The 60th Robins Regional Chamber Christmas Parade

You know it is the holiday season in middle Georgia because the 60th Robins Regional Chamber Christmas Parade is here!  Come on out on Saturday, December 3rd at 10:00am and spread some holiday cheer.  The parade will start at Commercial Circle on South Davis Drive and proceed to the intersection of Houston Road and Watson Boulevard.

With over 150 entries in numerous categories, there are bound to be several crowd favorites again this year with the theme, “Come Fly with Me.” The theme will pay tribute to the military and the first Warner Robins’ parade held in 1957 with late 50’s and early 60’s music, attire, and era-related items.

When: Saturday, December 2nd

Time: 10am – 12pm

Parade Route:

  • Begin: Commercial Circle on South Davis Drive
  • End: Intersection of Houston Road and Watson Boulevard

Road Closures:

  • 9am – 11am: South Davis Drive from the intersections of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. to Watson Boulevard
  • 10am – 12pm: Watson Boulevard from the intersections of North Davis Drive to North Houston Road

Contact: Robins Regional Chamber


8th Annual Lighted Christmas Parade

You know it is the holiday season in middle Georgia because the Robins Regional Chamber Christmas Parade is here! Centerville’s 8th Annual Lighted Christmas Parade, hosted by the Center Park at Centerville is upon us. Come on out on Saturday, December 2nd at 7pm for a family friendly event. The parade will start at Thomson Middle School on Thomson Road and proceed to the Galleria Mall on Watson Boulevard.

Make sure to stop by the Rotary Point Park for hot chocolate and hot cider from the Rotary Club of Centerville GA. The City of Centerville will have boxes available in the lobby of City Hall for unwrapped gifts for the Toys for Tots charity.

When: Saturday, December 2nd

Time: 7pm – 10pm

Parade Route:

  • Begin: Thomson Middle School on Thomson Road
  • End: Galleria Mall on Watson Boulevard

Contact: Center Park at Centerville, (478) 953-4734


Nutcracker of Middle Georgia, Inc.

The Nutcracker of Middle Georgia, Inc. has been performed for more than thirty seasons at the Grand Opera House in Macon GA. The performance is a ballet reenactment of the popular story, The Nutcracker and the Mouse King.

The Grand Opera House is a performing arts center for the University of Mercer and a premier historic theatre, reflecting 135 years of Macon GA history.

When: Wednesday, December 6th – Sunday, December 10th

Show Times:

  • Saturday & Sunday Matinees: 2:30pm
  • Monday & Tuesday: No Showings
  • Wednesday – Saturday: 7:30pm

Price:

Wednesday, December 6th:

  • Area 1: $22
  • Boxes: $22
  • Premium Seating: $22

Thursday, December 7th:

  • Area 1: $20
  • Boxes: $20
  • Premium Seating: $20

Friday, December 8th:

  • Area 1: $22
  • Boxes: $22

Saturday, December 9th:

  • Matinee Area 1: $27
  • Matinee Boxes: $27
  • Matinee Premium Seating: $32

 

  • 7:30pm Area 1: $22
  • 7:30pm Boxes: $22
  • 7:30pm Premium Seating: $27

Sunday, December 10th:

  • Matinee Area 1: $27
  • Matinee Boxes: $27
  • Matinee Premium Seating: $32

Location: The Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry Street, Macon GA

Contact: The Grand Opera House, (478) 301-5470


28th Annual Hometown Holiday Parade

The Forsyth-Monroe Chamber is hosting their 28th Annual Hometown Holiday Parade held at night in downtown Forysth GA.  This year’s parade theme is “Songs of Christmas” and is sponsored by Hamlin Hills. The nighttime parade will have lights, music, a friendly float competition, and a visit from Santa Claus.

The parade is proud to be named a Top 20 Event in the Southeast by the Southeast Tourism Society.

When: Thursday, December 7th

Time: 7pm – 9pm

Parade Route:

  • Begin: Intersection of Railroad Avenue and E Johnston Street
  • End: E Main Street near Brooklyn Avenue

The parade will circle the Courthouse Square and end at Ingle’s parking lot.

Contact: Nadia Graveran, (478) 994-9239

Web: Forsyth-Monroe Chamber


Santa is Coming to Coldwell Banker SSK, Realtors®

As an appreciation to past, present, and future clients, Coldwell Banker SSK, Realtors® has arranged an appearance by Santa Claus. He may be busy making toys and re-checking his list but he always finds time to visit the #1 real estate brokerage in Houston County. This event is FREE so bring the kids and get their photo taken or just stop by and have some goodies.

When: Sunday, December 10th

Time: 1pm – 5pm

Price: Free

Location: Coldwell Banker SSK, Realtors®, 470 S. Houston Lake Rd, Warner Robins GA

Contact: Coldwell Banker SSK, Realtors®, (478) 953-8595


Historic Macon Foundation’s Cottage Christmas

The Sidney Lanier Cottage in Macon GA is the perfect holiday event to cast away your stress and spend some relaxing free time on Thursday, December 14th.  With free admission and refreshments, yummy baked goods for sale, and Christmas carols, the Cottage Christmas at the Sidney Lanier Cottage is going to be the place to be!

The Sidney Lanier Cottage House Museum is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, designated a Landmark of American Music, and identified as a Landmark of American Poetry. Sidney Lanier was born in the home in 1842 and was well known for both his poetry and musical talents (self taught on 6 instruments). His most famous poetry pieces are “The Marshes of Glynn” and “Song of the Chattahoochee”.

When: Thursday, December 14th

Time: 4pm – 7pm

Price: $5 donation (for sample treats)

Location: Sidney Lanier Cottage, 935 High Street Macon, GA

Contact: Cottage Christmas, (478) 742-5084

Web: Historic Macon Foundation


A Carpenters Christmas

The Vocalist, Lisa Rock, accompanying her 6-piece band will be channeling singer, Karen Carpenter in a “A Carpenters Christmas.” The show embraces the ideas of “comfort” and “joy” with various Christmas songs to appeal to the entire family.

When: Wednesday, December 20th

Time: 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Price:

  • Area 1: $35
  • Area 2: $25

Location: The Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry Street, Macon GA

Contact: The Grand Opera House, (478) 301-5470


John Berry’s Christmas Concert

The country singer-songwriter and Grammy Award nominee, John Berry will be performing his concert at the Grand Opera House in Macon GA. His 1995 O’ Holy Night album originally launched his annual Christmas tour, and the tour is now in its 19th year.

With 18 of his tunes hitting the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, there will be plenty of great music for old and new fans alike. Many of his albums have gone gold and platinum, earning him many awards from the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.

When: Friday, December 22nd

Time: 7:30pm – 10pm

Price: $35.50 for all seating areas

Location: The Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry Street, Macon GA

Contact: The Grand Opera House, (478) 301-5470


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