Celebrating the Holidays around the CSRA

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The holiday cheer is in the air and social calendars are already filling up! If you’re looking for some fun seasonal events to get you in the spirit, we’ve rounded up a list of some of the local favorites across the C.S.R.A. 


Nothing gets you feeling merry and bright like a holiday parade. Save the dates for these local area Christmas parades. 

  • North Augusta Lion’s Club Christmas Parade
    Sunday Dec 11, 2022
  • Columbia County Christmas Parade
    Sunday, December 4, 2022
  • Augusta Christmas Parade
    Saturday, December 10, 2022
  • Hoofbeats and Christmas Carols Parade, Aiken, SC
    Saturday, December 17, 2022


Chrstmas in Hopelands

A walkthrough holiday exhibit at Hopeland Gardens in Aiken. Open December 10-22, 2022. Click here for more information. 

Lights of the South

Take a right through one of the areas largest lighted Christmas Displays. For more information and tickets, click here

Colton Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

A holiday favorite, Augusta’s Colton Ballet presents the magic of The Nutcracker at The Imperial Theatre in Downtown Augusta. For tickets and show dates click here.

Augusta Symphony Holiday Spectacular

Hear some of the holiday classics performed by The Augusts Symphony at the historic Miller Theatre. Get tickets and event details here

Evans on Ice

Experience a winter wonderland at Evans on Ice. There will be ice skating, toasted marshmallows, a Christmas train and more! Don’t miss it. Click here for event details. 


Ready to trim that tree? There are tons of great tree farms and local tree lots where you can find your perfect fir. this holiday season. 

Several of these local spots offer trees, handmade wreathes, garlands, and more and a few even offer the option to hunt the tree farm for the perfectly plump tree and then enjoy hot chocolate and holiday treats!

Gay’s Christmas Tree Farm

2335 Tobacco Road Augusta, GA
Open for the Season: November 19, 2022

Clarks Hill Christmas Tree Farm

39 Bennie Dorn Road, Clarks Hill, SC
Open for the Season: November 19, 2022

Still Creek Christmas Tree Farm

442 Pine Log Rd Beech Island, SC
Open for the Season: November 19, 2022

Brown’s Snowy Mountain Christmas Trees

  • Augusta: 2816 Washington Road
  • Evans: 850 Blanchard Road
  • Martinez: 3818 Washington Road