Winter

November 27, 2022 – Winter Wonderland/Holiday Market/Opening of the Christmas Park and Deck the Halls!
Mineral Spring Park and Williamston Municipal Center

Opening night ceremonies and lighting of the Christmas Park will be held on the Sunday after Thanksgiving, Nov. 27 at 6 p.m. This year there will be additional activities, please visit our Facebook Page to see the information.

There will be special holiday music and Santa Claus will be arriving on the town’s antique 1936 Fire Engine and visiting with children in the Scout Hut.  Cookies and hot chocolate will be given out on weekends during December and during the week before Christmas.
Santa will be in the Scout Hut  from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. during these weekend evenings.

The lighting of the park will include the opening of Deck the Halls in Williamston’s Municipal Center.
The annual event has become a holiday tradition for the town and features beautifully decorated Christmas trees in the main hallways of the Municipal Center. It will be open to the public for viewing following the lighting of the park and during regular business hours through the holidays.
Hours for viewing trees will be 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through the holiday season.

November 27, 2022 – 4 pm – Williamston Christmas Parade
Main Street Williamston

The Williamston Christmas Parade will be held  in conjunction with the Winter Wonderland Park Lighting Event on Sunday, November 27 at 4 p.m. The theme will be “Keep Christ in Christmas”.  The parade will begin at the traffic light at Hamilton St. and Greenville Dr. and will end at a site to be determined. There is no fee to enter the annual parade, but all entrants are encouraged to bring plenty of candy.  Sherrie Cole is the parade organizer. Registration will be held in advance by submitting an entry form to the Town of Williamston at PO Box 70, by FAX to 864-847-5910 or email to sherricole@charter.net.

Registration will also be held day of parade at the line up which will be held at old Fort Hill Gas offices at 701 N. Hamilton St.
Registration forms are available at the Williamston Municipal Center or participants can call Town Hall at 847-7473 or Cole at 864-847-5501 or 864-353-2893 for information or registration.

December TBA , 2022 – 5:30 pm Williamston Candlelight Cemetery Service

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Williamston Cemetery

The Williamston Historical Commission will hosts the annual Williamston Candlelight Cemetery Service on December ?th this year. This remembrance ceremony offers an important opportunity to honor the founding families who established the town and helped make this thriving community into what it is today.