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Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus on a sled in a parade.

The Asheville Holiday Parade is This Saturday!

The 2019 Asheville Holiday Parade, presented by Bojangles, rolls, dances, and marches through downtown Asheville on Saturday, November 23, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.

A child pointing at Christmas lights from inside a car.

City of Asheville Kicks Off 2019 Holiday Festivities

With the holidays around the corner, the City of Asheville is excited to promote several festive events around town that encourage families to enjoy the winter season while eating, shopping, and celebrating the holidays in the city’s business districts.

Holiday lights on trees in downtown Asheville.

2019 Winter Lights in Downtown Asheville

The City of Asheville’s holiday lights display has returned to Pack Square Park! The seasonally-bright display is centered around the Vance Monument and Hoss Haley fountain area of Pack Square Park.