In the heart of Opelika, the spirit of Christmas comes alive, casting a warm glow that stretches from the historic streets to the welcoming neighborhoods. Picture the town adorned with glittering lights, creating a whimsical wonderland that beckons you to explore every nook and cranny.
Opelika invites you to partake in the festivities, from heartwarming parades that capture the essence of the season to enchanting displays that transform the town into a winter spectacle. And guess what? Santa Claus is making a special appearance, ready to spread cheer and capture the wishes of children of all ages.
As you navigate the festive streets, the aroma of seasonal delights will lead you to local shops and eateries, ensuring your senses are treated to the tastes and scents of the holidays. This is not just an event – it’s a celebration of community, togetherness, and the joy that comes with the most wonderful time of the year.
So, dust off your favorite holiday sweater, gather your loved ones, and get ready for a month-long extravaganza that defines Christmas in Opelika, Alabama. From the heartwarming to the spectacular, the festivities await to make your holiday season truly magical. Opelika is your destination for Christmas cheer, where every corner echoes with the spirit of the season. Let the merriment begin! 🎅🎁 #OpelikaChristmasMagic #FestiveOpelika #JoyfulInOpelika #OpelikaHolidayHappenings #SeasonsGreetingsOpelika #OpelikaWinterWonderland #ChristmasCheerOpelika #OpelikaCelebratesJoy #OpelikaLightsUp #OpelikaSantaMagic #OpelikaFestiveSpirit #OpelikaHolidays #OpelikaChristmasEvents #OpelikaCommunityCelebration
Mark your calendars for this exciting list of fun Christmas events taking place this year.
December 1 | 5 p.m. | Courthouse Square/Railroad Avenue
Snopelika is Opelika’s official kick-off event for the Christmas season. This is an annual community event, which kicks off the Christmas season in Opelika with artificial snowfall and tree lighting. It will be at the Courthouse Square on Friday, December 1st, at 5:00 p.m. This is a free event for all.
December 2 | 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Opelika Art Haus
A market, which is a one stop shop for local arts and crafts makers as well as artisan foods, soaps, candles, pottery, and many other beautiful items. Be prepared to leave with gifts for all those that you love.
December 8 | 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. | Downtown Opelika
Christmas in a Railroad Town is a night full of activites for children and children at heart including a children’s train, pony rides, large and small animal petting zoo, wagon rides, trolley rides, and late night shopping and dining to name a few. You can also be transported back in time and take a wagon ride through the Victorian Front Porch Christmas Tour.
December 8-12 | Opelika Historic District, 8th & 9th Streets
A Christmas tradtion that has been voted one of the southeast’s top-rated tourism events and featured in Better Homes and Gardens and Southern Living. For five days in early December 60 Victorian and historic homes near downtown Opelika are transformed into colorful, nostalgic reminders of Christmas from a simpler, slower-paced era. The Victorian Front Porch Christmas Tour will surely make your holiday season special.
December 14-16 | 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. | Opelika Municipal Park (Monkey Park)
The Opelika Parks and Recreation Department is hosting the Rocky Brook Reindeer Express Dec. 14-16 in Monkey Park. Train rides will be $2 per person, cash only, and will take you through stunning Christmas scenes with thousands of lights sure to put you in the Holiday mood.
December 15 | 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Collinwood Luminaries is a neighborhood event with live characters and animals showing the path to Christ. Drive-thru this lovely neighborhood by candlelight which leads to a live nativity.
For more events please click here.
#OpelikaHolidayMagic #ChristmasInOpelika #OpelikaFestiveFun #MerryMomentsOpelika #OpelikaWinterWonder #JingleAllTheWayOpelika #OpelikaLightsUp #SantaVisitsOpelika #ChristmasJoyOpelika #OpelikaFestiveCelebration #SeasonsGreetingsOpelika #OpelikaHolidays #OpelikaChristmasEvents #OpelikaCelebratesJoy #OpelikaFestiveSpirit #OpelikaChristmasCheer #OpelikaWinterMagic #OpelikaHolidayTraditions #OpelikaCommunityChristmas #OpelikaFestiveVibes #OpelikaDeckTheHalls #BestOpelikaRealtor #TopOpelikaAgent #OpelikaHomesForTheHolidays #HomeForChristmasOpelika #OpelikaRealEstateMagic #OpelikaDreamHomes #OpelikaRealEstateJoy #MerryAndBrightOpelika #OpelikaHomeForSale #FestiveRealtyOpelika