Don’t miss the holiday shopping events in Northwest Georgia – some start early before Black Friday! Downtown merchants are waiting for you, and you’ll be amazed at the unique treasures you’ll find. So, check out these downtown holiday shopping events for a day of fun while filling your shopping bags with goodies for your family and friends!
Nov 3, 2022
HISTORIC DOWNTOWN CARTERSVILLE’S HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE
Late night holiday shopping in downtown Cartersville 5:00pm – 8:00pm with drinks, deals and giveaways! downtowncartersville.org
Nov 3 – Nov 5, 2022
DOWNTOWN DALTON HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE
Make your way to downtown Dalton for a special weekend of shopping and dining laced with Christmas décor and goodies each day 10am – 4pm. www.facebook.com/events/594401219133082
Nov 4, 2022
RINGGOLD CHRISTMAS STROLL
Celebrate in Ringgold starting at 5:00pm to kick off the Christmas stroll with several stores featuring their Christmas open house. Pick up a Christmas stroll flyer, complete it, and turn it into any participating business by December 3rd for a chance to win $150 in Ringgold bucks! www.NothinLikeRinggold.com
Nov 17, 2022
HOLIDAY SIP + SHOP IN DOWNTOWN WOODSTOCK
Make plans to be at the Holiday Sip + Shop in downtown Woodstock 5:00pm – 9:00pm. Your favorite shops will have special deals! Find the perfect gift and discover new merchants that you’ll love. There will be lite bites and festive beverages provided by the merchants along the way. At the start of the event pick up your tote bag and directory of participating merchants and register for wonderful raffle prizes at the Woodstock Visitor Center (8588 Main Street, Woodstock, GA.) Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased at wdstkbrandstore.square.site
Nov 18, 2022
PINK FRIDAY IN DOWNTOWN RINGGOLD
The annual Pink Friday Celebration in Downtown Ringgold gets you in on the “Pre-Black Friday” deals a week early. Pink is the NEW Black! You don’t want to miss this fun event of awesome discounts and prizes. www.NothinLikeRinggold.com
Nov 20, 2022
CALHOUN’S CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE
Make your way to downtown from 1pm-5pm where participating merchants offer refreshments and special event discounts. As a part of the event, the GEM Theatre will have two showings of “The Polar Express” (2pm and 6pm). The evening ends with the Lighting of the Downtown Christmas Tree and a visit with Santa.
Nov 24, 2022
CHRISTMAS IN POSUM SNOUT
On Thanksgiving Day in downtown Tallapoosa, businesses open at 2 p.m. for refreshments and shopping. Help us usher in the holiday season. Enjoy food, festivities, and grand carriage rides. Caroling and the Christmas specials will truly get you in the Christmas spirit!
Nov 26, 2022
FORT OGLETHORPE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY MARKET AT STABLE 41
Kicking off at 6:00pm, join in holiday fun with a parade, tree lighting, and shopping where the season is bright with food, music, and visits with Santa!
Dec 1 – Dec 22, 2022
ROME FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Throughout the month of December get to downtown Rome for holiday shopping and fun! Downtown shops will be open late from 5-8pm every Thursday in December with fun events for the whole family! Visit the website for a list of participating businesses! Bring the kids downtown for holiday fun while you finish your holiday shopping! downtownromega.us/events/rome-for-the-holidays/
December 1 – Trolley rides with Santa from 5:30-7:30 – pick up and drop off at the Town Green
December 8 – Candy Cane Hunt with Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation at 6pm at the Town Green
December 15 – Trolley rides with Santa from 5:30-7:30 – pick up and drop off at the Town Green
December 22 – Meet and Movie with The Grinch! Meet & Greet with the Grinch from 5-6pm and The Grinch showing at 6pm – all at Rome City Auditorium
Dec 3, 2022
CHRISTMAS IN DOWNTOWN CARROLLTON
‘Tis the season to celebrate Christmas in Downtown Carrollton. Bring your family to Adamson Square in the heart of downtown Carrollton for an altogether magical day filled with festivities and fun. Grab a cup of hot cocoa while carolers fill the air with sounds of the season. Drop your wish list to Santa in our very special mailbox. Shop the gift market and get your photo taken with Santa. Wrap up your day downtown with the Carrollton Christmas Parade and enjoy the lights and decorations that will add a sparkle to your evening.
Gift Market / 1pm – 7pm *** Christmas Parade / 5:30pm carrolltonga.com/annualevents/
Dec 3, 2022
CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE AT THE TABORHOUSE MUSEUM IN DOWNTOWN ELLIJAY
138 Spring Street, Ellijay, GA. 30540
Shop for something different in the historical setting of the Tabor House Museum in downtown Ellijay where you are greeted by those wearing regalia dating to the 1830’s-1900 (Indians through the Civil War into the Victoriana era). Enjoy music and refreshments as you learn a little history and find a treasure to take home from the gift shop. gilmercountyhistoricalsociety.org