'Tis the season for lots of merriment! Check out these fun north Alabama Christmas events and add them to your must-do list this holiday season.

Galaxy of Lights at Huntsville Botanical Garden in Huntsville – November 23 through December 31

Galaxy of Lights Candy Canes

Santa’s Village in Huntsville – November 23 through December 23 from 5-9pm

Santa's Village

Christmas at the Falls – Noccalula Falls Park – November 22-December 23 and December 26-30 5-9pm

noccalula falls christmas

Christmas in the Park in Arab – November 23 through December 22

christmas in the park arab

Humbug! A Christmas Carol at the Princess Theatre in Decatur - November 29-30 and December 1 at 7pm, December 1 @ 2pm

a christmas carol at the princess

Guntersville Museum Festival of Trees – through December 31

guntersville museum festival of trees

Skating in the Park at the Huntsville Museum of Art – through December 31

Ice Skating at the Huntsville Museum of Art

Tinsel Trail at Big Spring Park in Huntsville – November 23 through January 5

Tinsel Trail at Big Spring Park in Huntsville

Festival of Trees at Mary G. Hardin Cultural Arts Center – through December 31

Festival of Trees at Mary G. Hardin Cultural Arts Center
Christmas Lights at Palisades Park in Oneonta – through December 31 (closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day)

palisades park christmas

Christmas Village & Holiday Lane at Sharon Johnston Park in New Market - November 30 through December 30 (weekends)

sharon johnston park christmas

Santa’s Underground Workshop at Rickwood Caverns State Park – December 1-23 from 2-8pm

rickwood caverns christmas

Christmas Season Wagon Rides at the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament

Come experience the Winter and Christmas beauty of the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament. Enjoy a horse-drawn wagon ride through the beautiful Shrine grounds, view a near-life size nativity scene, the interior beauty of the Main Church and and so much more. To reserve a ride, please contact the Pilgrimage Office at (256) 787-4121.

shrine wagon rides 2018
Let it Snow! at Mary G. Hardin Cultural Arts Center –  November 10 through January 31

let it snow 2018

Christmas in Cullman Parade & Festival - November 30 at 6pm

cullman christmas

A Christmas Carol at the VBC - November 30, December 1-2, and December 7-9

VBC Christmas Carol

Blow Your Own Ornament at Orbix Hot Glass – November 23 & 24 and December 1, 8, 15 from 9am-4pm

Blow Your Own Ornament at Orbix Hot Glass

Holiday Swampette Tour of Muscle Shoals Sound, FAME, and Alabama Music Hall of Fame – December 1

Holiday Swampette Tour of Muscle Shoals Sound, FAME, and Alabama Music Hall of Fame

Huntsville Christmas Parade - December 4

VBC christmas parade

Cookies with Santa at Albertville Chamber – December 8 from 10am-12pm

Cookies with Santa at Albertville Chamber

Kris Kringle’s Candlelight Christmas at Burritt on the Mountain – November 30 & December 1

Kris Kringle’s Candlelight Christmas at Burritt on the Mountain

Plantation Christmas at Belle Mont Mansion in Tuscumbia – December 2

Plantation Christmas at Belle Mont Mansion in Tuscumbia

Santa on the Square in Hamilton – December 3

santa on the square hamilton 2018

The Nutcracker at the VBC - December 9-11

VBC Nutcracker

Christmas Concert at the Alabama Music Hall of Fame – December 11 at 6:30pm

ala music hof christmas 2018

Snacks with Santa at Mary G. Hardin Cultural Arts Center – December 15 at 10am

Snacks with Santa at Mary G. Hardin Cultural Arts Center

Historic Mooresville Holiday Home Tour and Progressive Dinner – December 8 from 2-7pm

Historic Mooresville Holiday Home Tour and Progressive Dinner

Sippin’ Cider Festival in downtown Athens – December 8

Sippin’ Cider Festival in downtown Athens
Historic Decatur Tour of Homes – December 8

Decatur Tour of Homes

Parade of Lights at Joe Wheeler State Park – December 8

Parade of Lights at Joe Wheeler State Park

Spirit of Christmas Past Homes and Luminary Tour at the Weeden House in Huntsville - December 8

weeden house christmas
Christmas at Ivy Green in Tuscumbia – December 8

Helen Keller

Christmas events at the Pastime Theatre in Winfield

pastime theatre christmas event

pastime theatre christmas plays

North Pole Stroll in Downtown Athens – December 1-30

North Pole Stroll in Downtown Athens

Merry Christmas!