Apalachicola Historic Downtown Christmas Celebration
November 23 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Apalachicola Bay Chamber of Commerce Presents the Apalachicola Christmas Celebration. The historic town of Apalachicola lights up the Day after Thanksgiving from 4- 8pm.
The streets will be lined with luminaries and filled with holiday spirit. Merchants will be open late and the sounds of carolers will echo through the streets filling the evening with the Holiday spirit.
Santa will arrive Via shrimp boat at 4:00 p.m. at Riverfront park on Water Street. He will be at the park to hear all the children’s Christmas wishes. The Orman & The Raney Houses will be decorated and open for tours. The Staff of The Chamber of Commerce will be giving out Hotdogs for all the children who come to visit Santa. New this year we will have A tide & seek Oyster Shell painting booth. So, the young and young at heart can paint some holiday shells to hide around the county.
The Santa Says… Read Booth, sponsored by the Dinner Divas and Bring Me A Book Franklin, will provide an age appropriate book for each Franklin County child after their visit with Santa.
Join us for an old-fashioned Christmas celebration!
Plus, help our great local shops by shopping on “Small Business Saturday” November 24th from 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM (ET) Visit our small local business’ in Apalachicola, Eastpoint and St. George Island. From art to jewelry, food or antiques, you’ll find the perfect gift for everyone on your list, minus the crowds and the hassle of going to the mall.