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Tuesday August 21st, 2018 8:07PM

North Georgians celebrate the 2017 holiday season with events all over the region

By Alyson Shields Reporter

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas... and our local cities, churches and businesses are getting in the spirit with new and old events to ring in the holiday season. Grab the kids or a friend and check out one of the holiday events near you ahead of the holidays.

If you'd like to add your event to the list, please email news@jacobsmedia.net.

And, tune in to the AccessWDUN Christmas Channel to make your yuletide bright, 24/7 through December 25. It’s the Internet equivalent of caroling so feel free to sing along! Stream the channel here.

 

 

Friday, December 22
 
Drive-Thru Nativity and Petting Zoo
Whistleville Christian Church - Winder
7 p.m.
Join Whistleville Christian Church for a live Drive-Thru Nativity and Petting Zoo, including a live camel! Hot Chocolate and cookies will be available for purchase. Event run through Saturday, December 23 at 7 p.m.
 

Ongoing

Magical Nights of Lights
Lake Lanier Islands
5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Celebrate 25 years of Magical Nights of Lights with seven miles of roads in Lake Lanier Islands covered in millions of lights. Features new and old displays, such as a 65 foot illuminated Christmas tree and the old favorite and newly refurbished 12 Days of Christmas light display. Also visit Santa and his elves, enjoy s'mores and hot chocolate or take a spin on carnival rides! Tickets are $35 at the gate or can be purchased online ahead of time. Event runs through January 3, 2018.

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