Each Saturday features free activities for the whole family and a different theme each weekend, including Whoville Christmas, Doggone Christmas and Fun With Frosty and Friends.
Churches in the historic district invite you in for the Christmas Church Tour, you can’t miss the magical display of the Lighted Christmas Parade and Santa will be in his sleigh for pictures. Enjoy free gift wrapping inside the Storytelling Center for any purchases made downtown.
November 24 from 11am-3pm
Dr. Suess’ whimsy takes over, complete with the Grinch and other characters. Dress as your favorite Whoville character and get a “Grinch treat!” Plus enjoy Christmas movies and popcorn at the Storytelling Center.
Small Business Saturday
November 24 from 10am-8pm
Come shop in downtown Jonesborough and enjoy extended shopping hours until 8 p.m. with lots of special incentives and give-a-ways at various businesses.
Annual Lighting of the Tree
November 24 at 6pm
Jonesborough will kick off the Christmas season by lighting the Fraser Fir beside the Downtown Courthouse. Join in your favorite holiday carols and listen as a story is shared. Event ends with the tree lighting.
December 1 from 11am-3pm
Christmas is going to the dogs in Downtown Jonesborough! Bring your furry friend for pictures with Santa, enjoy treats and more. Prizes will be given for Ugliest Christmas Dog Sweater and Dog/Owner Look-A-Like. Donations will also be accepted for the Washington Co. Humane Society.
Fun With Frosty And Friends
December 8 from 11am-3pm
Activities include pictures with Santa, cookie decorating, Santa Mart and more. Fun With Frosty And friends will be held at the Visitors Center, Storytelling Center, Courthouse Square and Chuckey Depot.
Annual Lighted Christmas Parade
December 8 at 6pm
Join us along Boone and Main Streets for one of the best parades in the region. Turkey Toss immediately following the parade, in front of the Courthouse. Winners will receive a free frozen turkey!
Christmas Church Tour
December 15 from 11am-3pm
Churches in the historic district invite you to see decorated sanctuaries with sights and sounds of the season. Churches offer music, refreshments and more. Grab a map and guide at Storytelling Center or Visitors Center.
To learn more about any of the Christmas in Olde Jonesborough events call 423.753.1010.