Special Events

CHRISTMAS ON MAIN

Christmas on Main

Click here for a PDF version of our Christmas Events Calendar!

Christmas on the Square/Business After-hours

Thursday, December 3 5:30-8P

Join Main Street Laurens and the Laurens County Chamber of Commerce as we Celebrate Christmas Open-House.

Purchase your Christmas on the Square coffee mug for only $5 and enjoy “Hot Drinks and Christmas Treats” from our Downtown Businesses. The Participating businesses will be open late with specials and discounts. Visit with Santa from 6:30-8P and bring the kids with their wagons, bikes, scooters, etc decorated up for our Children’s Christmas Parade led by Santa at 7PM. A “Best Decorated Entry” Award will be given out too!! Also, let the kids participate in our elf scavenger hunt to take home their very own elf!

Purchase $25 of Santa Bucks for only $20 while they last. The Santa Bucks can be used during the Christmas season at any of our member Main Street Laurens businesses!

 

Laurens Lights_4CDecember 1st – January 1st
Walk the Little River trail with the entire family for free during the Christmas Holidays, or visit the park for the Tinsel Tram tours on the dates listed below.

(Little River Amphiteater & Childrens Park)

 

Tinsel Tram tours Dec. 4-6, 11-13, 18-20
6-8PM$2/person (2 & under frees)
Board the Tinsel Trams near the parking lot of the Little River Park on East Main Street. The tours will take you down the walking trail and across E. Main to experience the entire length of Laurens Lights Displays! While at the park, enjoy hot chocolate or roast marshmallows while you enjoy Laurens Lights!

2015 Heroes Lights of Honor Tree Lighting

Dec. 4 5:30PM

Join the Laurens County Veterans Affairs Office as they light a tree in honor and memory of veterans.

2015 Christmas Parade

Saturday, December 5th

With a 5PM kick-off, this is an event the entire community looks forward to each year! The entries will begin lining up at the Laurens County Library at 4PM, so pick out your spot along the route early!

2015 Theme: “Christmas Through the Decades”

Want to participate in the parade? CLICK HERE for the parade rules and entry form.

$15 application fee before 5PM on November 24, 2015.
$25 application fee after deadline

—AS A REMINDER, FOR SAFETY REASONS, CANDY IS NOT ALLOWED TO BE THROWN FROM THE PARADE FLOATS, BUT MAY BE HANDED OUT ALONG THE ROUTE BY WALKERS!—

Laurens YMCA Reindeer Run

Saturday, December 12th
For more information about the Reindeer Run CLICK HERE to visit the Laurens Family YMCA’s website.