CHRISTMAS IN THOMASVILLE

Holiday Lights

Shopping for a toy photo

Photo Op

Victorian Christmas

There is something truly special about the holiday season in Downtown Thomasville. The twinkling lights, sparkling window displays, and tempting smells wafting from restaurants all add to the festive feeling of the season.

We want to be your shopping and dining destination this holiday season, so spend Christmas in Thomasville with us. In addition to all of the activities below, many of our shops and restaurants are open on Sundays throughout December. For more information, please call (229) 228-7977. If you’d like to be a food vendor during out Victorian Christmas Celebration, please click here for an application.

Sunday, November 20
Holiday Open House
1-5 pm

Usher in the holiday season with us! Shopping and dining, live music, and opportunities to win $100 in Downtown Dollars.

Friday, November 25
Black Friday

Traditionally, one of the largest shopping days of the year and a great opportunity to support our local shops and restaurants.

Saturday, November 26
Small Business Saturday

A shopping day dedicated to supporting small businesses across the country – Shop Small, Dine Small, Support Local!

Friday, December 2
First Friday Sip & Shop and The Ritz Amphitheater Tree Lighting
6-10 pm

Extended shopping & dining hours throughout Downtown Thomasville, live entertainment, free concert, and tree lighting.

Saturday, December 3
Holiday Sip & Shop

6-10 pm

Enjoy holiday music throughout Downtown Thomasville and extended shopping & dining hours; many shops open until 8 pm, bars & restaurants open later, and you can sip while you shop.

Sunday, December 4
Extended Shopping & Dining Hours

1-5 pm

Many shops and restaurants are open so you can finish up your holiday shopping and enjoy a bite to eat, too.

Thursday, December 8–Friday, December 9
Victorian Christmas
6-9 pm each night

A true Victorian celebration! Carriage rides, marshmallow roasting, visits with St Nick, music, food, live reindeer, entertainment, and more! Find out more here.

Saturday, December 10
Holiday Sip & Shop

6-10 pm

Enjoy holiday music throughout Downtown Thomasville and extended shopping & dining hours; many shops open until 8 pm, bars & restaurants open later, and you can sip while you shop.

Sunday, December 11
Extended Shopping & Dining Hours

1-5 pm

Many shops and restaurants are open so you can finish up your holiday shopping and enjoy a bite to eat, too.

Friday, December 16
Holiday Sip & Shop

6-10 pm

Enjoy holiday music throughout Downtown Thomasville and extended shopping & dining hours; many shops open until 8 pm, bars & restaurants open later, and you can sip while you shop.

Saturday, December 17
Holiday Family Movie Night and Holiday Sip & Shop
6-10 pm

Enjoy holiday music throughout Downtown Thomasville and extended shopping & dining hours. A free holiday movie, The Santa Clause (rated PG), will air at The Ritz Amphitheater at 6:30 pm; many shops open until 8 pm, bars & restaurants open later, and you can sip while you shop.

Sunday, December 18
Extended Shopping & Dining Hours

1-5 pm

Many shops and restaurants are open so you can finish up your holiday shopping and enjoy a bite to eat, too.

Other events taking place throughout Thomasville during the holiday season include:

“Christmas in Lights” hosted by Flowers Foods
November 20-December 31

Free drive-thru light display, open to the public every evening from 6-10 pm at 1919 Flowers Circle.

Thomasville’s Christmas Parade
December 5, 6:30 pm

Held in Downtown Thomasville and hosted by the Thomasville YMCA.