This year’s Christmas in the City Festival will take place on Sunday, November 19th 2023 from 3:00 PM-6:00 PM in Downtown.
This year’s festival will include food vendors and a variety of craft, retail and non-profit vendors! We invite you to visit downtown vendors and businesses for your Christmas shopping!
Bessemer City Middle School Band Performance 3:30 pm-4:00 pm (Main Stage)
We invite you for the 2023 Annual Christmas Parade! This year’s parade will take place on Sunday, November 19th, 2023 at 4:30 PM.
The parade will include a variety of entries and entertainment! We are pleased to announce the 2023 Dixie Youth Softball Ponytails World Series Champions as the Christmas Parade Grand Marshal.
Capture the magic of the season in Downtown with our Annual Christmas Tree Lighting to take place on Sunday, November 19th, 2023 at 6:00 pm or following the end of parade. Bring the family to enjoy caroling, fellowship, photos and fun.
NOTICE: Please note the parade will start on North 14th Street, turn left onto West Virginia Avenue (downtown), and then turn left onto North 8th Street ending at Kevin Millwood Park.
Please see the parade route below: