Celebrate the holiday season in Downtown Pittsboro with a Holiday Open House, tree lighting, parade, and more. These events are all part of Holly Days, a month of celebrating. Read on to learn about everything happening during Pittsboro Holly Days 2019.
Pittsboro Holly Days 2019 Tree Lighting
Sunday, November 24th, 2019
4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Enjoy an old-fashioned Christmas celebration featuring school choirs, carolers, Santa Claus, hot cocoa, shopping, and more. Santa visitation starts at 3:30 p.m.
The festivities will culminate with the lighting of an 18-foot Christmas tree in front of the Historic Chatham County Courthouse.
Small Business Saturday
Saturday, November 30th, 2019
Special events all over town.
First Sunday Artisan Fair
Sunday, December 1st, 2019
12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Free outdoor family-friendly event with local NC artisans of all kinds, food trucks and food vendors, plus live entertainment.
Pittsboro Christmas Parade
Sunday, December 8th, 2019
Marching bands, dancers, holiday revelers, and Santa Claus parade through downtown in this annual tradition. Brought to you by the Town of Pittsboro.
Miracle on Hillsboro Street
Saturday, December 21st, 2019
2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
Admission is a $5 donation to benefit Chatham Communities in Schools. Children under 6 are free.
See the trial of the century on Saturday, December 15th at the historic Chatham County Courthouse, where Santa Claus is on trial. Enjoy audience participation, local actors and the real Kris Kringle! Come root for a Miracle on Hillsboro Street!
Seating is limited, so advanced ticket purchase is encouraged.
Have your children write their very own letter to Santa telling him what they love about Santa Claus. Your child’s letter might even be picked to be read at a showing!
Produced by the Phoenix Theater Group
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