Golden Isles Area – Upcoming Early December Events
Christmas at Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
Friday, December 2, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Saturday, December 3, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
$10.00 Adults and Seniors, $5.00 Youth (6-17)
This 36th annual magical experience will demonstrate the way Christmas was celebrated during the 1850s on a Southern rice plantation with an antebellum plantation house.
There will also be cookies and hot wassail, Christmas carols by live musicians, Civil War re-enactors, rifle demonstrations, cannon firings shooting flames more than 100 feet from the barrels, and a special appearance by Santa Claus.
3rd Annual Ophelia’s Classic Car Challenge
Saturday, December 3, 2016, from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
at Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
$8 for adults; $7 for seniors; $5 for youth, $20 to enter a car
Cars from all over southeast Georgia will be vying for the championship in the third annual car show. View the cars, vote for your favorite, and perhaps also tour the historic rice plantation.
American Cancer Society Victory Board presents Merry Movies
Saturday, December 3, 2016 – 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Island Cinemas 7, St. Simons Island
The kids can enjoy a movie in their pajamas with Santa and have their pictures taken with him! Showing will be â€œPolar Expressâ€ and â€œHow the Grinch Stole Christmas.â€ The $10 admission per person is to help the Victory Board raise funds for the Glynn County Unit that last year in Glynn County raised over $115,000 that helped 205 local patients receive the support and aid of 178 programs and services.
2016 Brunswick Christmas Parade
Saturday, December 3, 2016 – 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
This annual community parade will start at Howard Coffin Park. There will be more than 100 floats, marching bands, vehicles, and walking groups making their way one mile down Gloucester Street to Mary Ross Waterfront Park in the heart of the Old Town National Register Historic District.
Santa Claus will make an appearance at the end of the parade and distribute free bags of candy at the park. There will also be vendors with hand-made holiday gifts for sale and fresh fruit and produce from local farmers.
Christmas Boat Parade of Lights
Saturday, December 3, 2016 – 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
The Golden Isles Sailing Club’s Parade will begin at Brunswick Landing Marina, travel to the Sidney Lanier Bridge, and come back.
Saturday, December 3, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday, December 4, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
529 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island
This is a festive kick-off to the holidays. There will be 70 talented artists and crafters with the perfect gifts for everyone.
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