Here in our region the residents are filling up with Holiday cheer for all to hear! Our locals are preparing themselves for hustle and bustle of the holiday season. Are you looking for things to do after you shop until you drop?
Over in Attleboro, the beautiful La Salette Shrine Festival of Lights begins on November 23 until January 1. Every year beautiful religious lights display with more than 300,000 lights on the trees, hedges and religious symbols throughout 10 beautiful acres. In addition to the lights a crèche museum, food, and religious article store! This event is free to all. For more information visit about the Festival of Lights such as concerts, masses, and more. For more information about La Salette’s Festival, click here - https://lasaletteattleboroshrine.org/christmas-festival
Over in Fall River, one of the Largest Children’s Holiday in New England! 33rd Annual Fall River’s Children Holiday Parade. Santa arrives by helicopter heading up South Main Street towards Kennedy Park at 12:45p.m. A number of High School Bands throughout New England playing Christmas songs! Bagpipe Bands, Drum and Bugle Corps, Brass Bands, including the Saints Brigade Drum & Bugle Corps from New York! The magnificent Hallamore Clydesdale Horses! Four Giant Parade Balloons! Local Fire and Police Departments! Thirty Beautifully Decorated Floats! Twenty-Nine Marching Groups! The Parade Route: Kennedy Park down South Main Street ending at the corner of Central and Bedford St. For more information about the Parade, click here - https://www.facebook.com/events/1618321491564732/
Over in New Bedford, the annual Holiday stroll is on! Local businesses and shops are ready to jingle & mingle starting December 1st from 4 pm to 7 pm. Shop your merry way through the downtown galleries and boutique shops! Where you can find gifts for everyone on your list! Enjoy the food, gift buying, live music and plenty of holiday cheer! On December 2nd the holiday fun continues from 10 am to 4 pm. Ending with the City of New Bedford Tree lighting! Santa & Mrs. Claus will be there leading a parade to the library where the tree lighting festival will begin!
For more information on the Holiday stroll, click here - http://www.ahanewbedford.org/holiday-stroll.php
For more information on the City of New Bedford Tree Lighting, click here - http://destinationnewbedford.org/event/city-new-bedford-downtown-tree-lighting/?instance_id=1960
Over in Taunton, the 104th Lighting in the Green Festival! The City of Taunton an annual community celebration featuring live entertainment, kid's activities, fireworks, and a magical display of holiday lights on historic Taunton Green. This special event held each year on the first Saturday in December in Downtown Taunton. Visit the festival website, click here - http://www.lightsonfestival.org/
What’s the holiday season without lights, festivals, and Santa? I am not sure, but make your way down to Southeastern Massachusetts and witness the most wonderful time of the year!