Christmas Events in Houston County Georgia (2018)

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


The 61st Robins Regional Chamber Christmas Parade

You know it is the holiday season in middle Georgia because the 61st Robins Regional Chamber Christmas Parade is here!  Come on out on Saturday, December 1st 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 honoring the city of Warner Robins. The theme will pay tribute to the 75th Anniversary of the City of Warner Robins – the town WWII built.

When: Saturday, December 1st *UPDATE: CANCELLED*

Time: 10am – 12pm

Parade Route:

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

Road Closures:

  • 8am  – 11am: Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. to become one way with an entrance only from South Davis Blvd. and exit only at Cannon Road
  • 9:30am – 12pm: South Davis Drive from McConnell Talbert Stadium to Watson Blvd. Closed
  • 9:30am – 12pm: Watson Blvd. from South Davis Drive to Pleasant Hill Closed
  • 9:45am – 12pm: Watson Blvd. from Pleasant Hill to N Houston Closed

Contact: Robins Regional Chamber

UPDATE: The event has been cancelled due to inclement weather and will not be rescheduled.


8th Annual Legacy of Lights Ceremony

The 8th 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 the Warner Robins Middle School 6th Grade Choir and recording artist, Logan Tru.

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: Monday, December 3rd

Time: 6:30pm – 8pm

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


9th 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 9th Annual Lighted Christmas Parade, hosted by the Center Park at Centerville is upon us. Come on out on Saturday, December 8th 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 and see the Centerville GA Lions Club  who will be passing out hot chocolate and cookies.

When: Saturday, December 8th

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 thirty-four 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.

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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 5th – Sunday, December 9th

Show Times:

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

Price:

Wednesday, December 5th:

  • Area 1: $22.50
  • Boxes: $22.50
  • Premium Seating: $22.50

Thursday, December 6th:

  • Area 1: $20.50
  • Boxes: $20.50
  • Premium Seating: $20.50

Friday, December 7th:

  • Area 1: $22.50
  • Boxes: $22.50
  • Premium Seating: $27.50

Saturday, December 8th:

  • Matinee Area 1: $27.50
  • Matinee Boxes: $27.50

 

  • 7:30pm Area 1: $22.50
  • 7:30pm Boxes: $22.50
  • 7:30pm Premium Seating: $27.50

Sunday, December 9th:

  • Matinee Area 1: $27.50
  • Matinee Boxes: $27.50
  • Matinee Premium Seating: $32.50

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

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


Holiday on Carroll

Come on out on Saturday, December 8th for the first ever Holiday on Carroll event to complete your Christmas shopping in downtown historic Perry. Bring the kids for firetruck rides and selfies with Santa from 4pm to 6pm. Afterwards stay for a movie showing of “The Polar Express” on the lawn of the old courthouse. Ugly Christmas sweaters and attire are highly encouraged, and there will be hot chocolate, cider, and goodies to purchase.

When: Saturday, December 8th

Time: 4pm – 6pm

Location: Carroll Street, Perry GA

Contact: Holiday on Carroll


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. Call by Monday, December 3rd to reserve your spot!

When: Sunday, December 9th

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


Celtic Angels’ Christmas

The Celtic Angel’s Christmas performance is a popular production from Ireland featuring world champion dancers and vocalists performing to seasonal favorites.

When: Tuesday, December 11th

Time: 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Price:

  • Area 1: $35
  • Area 2: $30
  • Boxes: $30

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

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


A Christmas Carol

The holiday classic from Dicken’s popular book, “A Christmas Carol,” will be performed by the Nebraska Theater Caravan on Saturday, December 15th. The 23-person performance will showcase beautiful renditions of popular holiday songs and Broadway style costumes and scenery.

When: Saturday, December 15th

Time: 3pm – 5pm

Price:

  • Area 1: $40
  • Area 2: $35
  • Boxes: $35

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

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


Christmas Songs & Stories with John Berry

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 22nd year at The Grand Opera House.

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:

  • Area 1: $37.50
  • Pit: $80

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

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


Holiday & Christmas Events in Houston County GA

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