Sanford Holiday Fun

Move over Tom Turkey it’s the big man in red’s time to shine. After missing out on fun holiday events in 2020, we are excited to be able to have so many opportunities in our community to join together and celebrate the most wonderful time of the year! Check out some of the Sanford, NC Holiday 2021 events below.

A Christmas Carol at Temple Theatre – December 2-19, 2021

It’s back! The Temple Theatre rendition of A Christmas Carol will run Thursdays through Sundays weekly from December 2nd until December 19th. This classic is sure to bring back memories and give you the perfect chance to make new memories this holiday season. Find your tickets here.

Cookies + Santa – December 4, 2021 – 10 am – 1 pm

Santa will be making a stop at Millie’s Mama Bakes in Downtown Sanford on Saturday, December 4th to get his fill on delicious cookies and visit with the kiddos.

Depot Park Train + Tree Lighting – December 5, 2021 – 3 pm

On Sunday, December 5th, you can visit with the jolly man himself as you enjoy treats and holiday cheer at Depot Park in Downtown Sanford. Stay around that evening to watch Santa and Mayor Mann add more magic to the day when they light the train, tree, and the sky with a fireworks show at 6pm.

Sanford Christmas Parade – December 6, 2021 – 7 pm

The Sanford Christmas Parade has been a family fun tradition for over 60 years. For many it is the official start to the Christmas season. Make plans to come out to Downtown Sanford on Monday, December 6th to see local bands, dancers, businesses, and more!

It’s safe to say it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and we couldn’t be more merry about it all!