Weekend Holiday Events in Lake Oconee

Weekend Holiday Events in Lake Oconee

Are you looking for something fun and festive to do this weekend?  Well, look no further!  There are many holiday events in Lake Oconee this weekend that you can get involved in!  We have outlined a few of them below:

Christmas Movie in The Briar Patch – The Polar Express will be featured at the Eatonton Cotton Warehouse tonight, December 9th, at 6pm.  Due to the cold weather it will be indoors.  There will be food available for purchase including hot chocolate.  So, gather you friends and family, and hop aboard the Polar Express!  For more details, click here.

Christmas in the Briar Patch – On Saturday, December 10th, Eatonton Mainstreet will host their annual Arts and Crafts Bazaar on the Courthouse lawn from 2-7pm.  This is the perfect time to get some of your holiday shopping done!  The Lighted Christmas Parade will begin at 6pm, and of course, Santa and Mrs. Claus will be in attendance, so bring your camera and get a picture with them!!  For more details, click here.

Annual Holiday Parade and Caroling by Candlelight in Madison – The theme for this year’s annual Holiday Parade through Downtown Madison is “I’ll Be Home For The Holiday:  Honoring Our Men and Women in Uniform.”  The parade will be Saturday, December 10th, from 4-5pm, and will feature floats, vintage cars, horses, dogs, dancers, walking groups and the award-winning MCHS Marching Bulldog Band.  Following the parade from 5-7pm, local choirs, school choral groups and community-based musicians will perform holiday carols. For more details, click here.

Ice Skating at The Ritz-Carlton – The Ice Rink at the Pavilion is open now through January 2nd!  Skating sessions are daily from 10am-2pm and 4pm-8pm.  You can also enjoy hot cocoa and apple cider while you’re at it!  Ritz-Carlton guests can skate complimentary.  For the general public admission is $20 for children and $30 for adults.

As you can see, there are many fun holiday events in Lake Oconee this weekend!  Get out and enjoy the holidays with family and friends, while supporting our wonderful community!  We will continue to post upcoming holiday events in the Lake Oconee area, so check back often!