Christmas in the City
Time & Location
About the Event
Christmas in the City is on Sunday, December 5 from 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM in downtown Gastonia and the Rotary Pavilion.
The event kicks off with the Gaston County Jaycees Christmas Parade at 4:00 PM, directly followed by the Keep Gastonia Beautiful Tree Lighting. The City of Gastonia Vendor Marketplace will begin at 4:00 PM when the parade starts and will end at 7:00 PM when the tree lighting ends.
The event will feature Santa, food trucks, vendors, and more! Free entertainment includes juggling elves, face painting, writing letters to Santa (Santa will be writing back!), pictures with Santa, winter themed inflatables, and an inflatable sno globe picture opportunity.
If you are interested in becoming a vendor, please apply at the link below. https://gastonianc.seamlessdocs.com/.../christmasinthecit...
More information regarding the parade, tree lighting, and marketplace will be posted in the coming months. A final list of parade floats and vendors will be posted a few days prior to the event.