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    Experience all the holiday magic that Hartselle has to offer this season!

     

    Wednesday, November 23
    MOESgiving
    Date/Time: November 23, Karaoke 5pm-8pm, Live Music 8:30pm- 11:30pm
    Cost: Free
    Location: Moe’s Original BBQ, 200 Main St W

    Thursday, November 24
    Turkey Trot, benefiting United Way of Morgan County
    Date/Time: November 24, 5k race and 5k with CrossFit start at 8 am, 1 Mile Fun Run starts at 9
    am, Volunteers report at 7:15 am 
    Cost: 5k - $30, 5k with CrossFit - $35, FunRun - $25
    Location: Race begins in Old Decatur in front of 1 st  Baptist Church.
    More Info: https://runsignup.com/Race/AL/Decatur/TurkeyTrotofMorganCountry2022

    Friday, November 25
    GoFAR USA Park Forest of Lights
    Date/Time: November 25-January 3, 5 pm-9 pm
    Cost: $8/person - walking nights, $10/per person - hayride nights. Children 3 and under - free.
    Paintball Shooting Range; Climbing Wall available for additional $5 each. 

    Our 3rd annual Forest of Lights begins on Friday, November 25 and goes through Tuesday, January 3. We decorate a pathway through the forest and the farm with lights for Christmas. The walking nights are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday and some additional nights as well. Sunday nights we will have hayrides which will feature a live nativity.

    We will have campfires for s'mores. S'mores kits, hot drinks, and other snacks will be available for purchase. Some nights we will have different activities that include: Christmas Crafts at Santa’s Workshop, Cookies with Mrs. Claus, Christmas movies, and live music. We will have Boone Livingston performing on Sunday, November 27, and Saturday, December 17. We will also have Austin Mabe performing on Friday, December 2, and Friday, December 30.

    We hope to have many people come to enjoy the beautiful lights!
    More info about Closed & Additional Nights: https://gofarusapark.com/forest-of-lights

    Sunday November 27
    CrossTies Christmas Program (Contemporary Christmas Music)
    Date/Time: November 27 at 6 pm
    Cost: Free
    Location: First Methodist Church Ministry Center, 210 Hickory St SE

    Thursday, December 1
    Christmas Paint Party
    Date/Time: December 1, 6 pm-7:30 pm
    Cost: $40/person
    Location: Moe’s Original BBQ, 200 Main St W
    Includes door hanger, paint supplies, $5 drink or appetizer, purchase tickets on our Facebook
    page!

    Dancers Inc. Sidewalk Performances of “The Nutcracker”
    Date/Time: December 1, 6 pm-8 pm
    Cost: Free
    Location: Main Street West Gallery, 123 Main St W.
    Dancers Inc. Principal Dancers will be performing vinyets from The Nutcracker on the sidewalk
    in front of our gallery (in the case of rain, it will be moved inside). You can watch from your car,
    or gather on the sidewalk.

    Saturday, December 3
    Hartselle Holiday Market
    Date/Time: December 3, 8 am-4 pm
    Cost: Free
    Location: Hartselle Camp Meeting, 35 Tabernacle Road SW
    Come join us for your Christmas shopping! This will be our 7th year! We have many
    returning vendors and would love for you to join us.
    More info: https://fb.me/e/qoULsDdh6

    Santa at Hannah's Garden Center
    Date/Location: December 3, 11:30 am-2:30 pm
    Cost: Free
    Location: Hannah's Garden Center, 1302 HWY 31 NW
    All you need is your camera or your phone to snag a picture with the jolly man himself!

    E.A.R.T.H. Park Tree Lighting Ceremony
    Date/Location: December 3, 5:30 pm
    Cost: Free
    Location: E.A.R.T.H. Park, Barkley Street
    There will be a tree lighting ceremony with carolers and refreshments (weather permitting).
    The trail will be open after the tree lighting ceremony and each night through January 2, 2023.
    Come walk the Christmas tree trail this most wonderful time of year.

    Sunday, December 4
    F.E. Burleson Elementary School Winter Wonderland
    Date/Location: December 4, 3-5 pm
    Cost: $12 Pre-Sale only (MySchoolBucks) or $15 at the door
    Location: F.E. Burleson School, 1100 Bethel Road NE
    Inflatables, train rides, touch-a-truck, snow ball fight, Santa & Mrs. Claus, cookie walk, petting
    zoo & pony rides, food vendors & so much more fun!

    First Methodist Church Chancel & Christmas Choirs Program
    Date/Location: December 4, 6 pm
    Cost: Free
    Location: First Methodist Church Sanctuary, 210 Hickory St SE, Hartselle

    Tuesday, December 6
    Windows Wonderland in Historic Downtown Hartselle
    Date: December 6-31
    Cost: Free
    Location: Historic Downtown Hartselle
    Visit Historic Downtown Hartselle and join the magic of Windows Wonderland! Take a stroll through downtown to see how beautifully merchants throughout the district have created one-of-a-kind window displays. Windows will be judged on the evening of December 6 and winners announced on December 8. Brought to you by Decatur/Morgan County Tourism

    Wednesday, December 7
    First Christian Church Live Nativity
    Date/Time: December 7-10, 6-7:30 pm
    Cost: Free
    Location: First Christian Church, 209 Main Street
    First Christian Church would like to invite you to a Live Nativity in celebration of the birth of Jesus. The display will feature a live cast, along with live animals. The Nativity can be seen from your car, however, we invite you to park and come enjoy the scene up close and interact with the cast and animals. This display will bring the simplicity of the Christmas season in focus as the Nativity is presented. 
    Weather permitting. Nightly weather updates will be posted to our Facebook page by 5:30 pm
    More info: https://www.facebook.com/DisciplesofChristHartselle

    Thursday, December 8
    Hartselle Christmas Parade, brought to you by Hartselle Kiwanis
    Date/Time: December 8, 7-9 pm
    Cost: $35 for float entry
    FREE for spectators
    Location: Downtown Hartselle, running down Railroad Street and Main Street from J.P. Cain
    Stadium
    The Hartselle Kiwanis Club is very excited to announce our plans for the 2022 Hartselle Christmas Parade! The theme this year is "Something Old, Something New" and reflects our community's upholding of traditions while embracing Hartselle's bright future.

    We welcome floats from nonprofit organizations, businesses and individuals, tractors and antique cars (which must be decorated). Cash prizes will be awarded for best floats, so get creative!

    Our community has so much to celebrate — let’s work to have the best Christmas Parade ever!
    More info: https://www.hartsellekiwanisclub.org/christmas-
    parade?fbclid=IwAR26ZqXjdDi2LGaVDCY3eUrKUskRfEmiblJdwzS_3ETet0O0cOhFpDHyqww

    Saturday, December 10
    Elf Reading at Sherry's Sparkle
    Date/Time: December 10, 1:00pm & 3:00pm
    Cost: Free
    Location: Sherry's Sparkle - 127 Main Street West

    A Sweet Little Elf, Sparkle the Elf, from Santa's workshop is coming to read to us and get us ready for Santa! She is traveling from the North Pole to come see you! 
    Sparkle the Elf will be reading the book, "Santa's Secret!"

    Sunday, December 11
    First Methodist Church White Christmas Program (Children's Choir and Handbells, Children's and Youth Handbells)
    Date/Time: December 11, 6 pm
    Cost: Free
    Location: First Methodist Church Sanctuary, 210 Hickory St SE

    Monday, December 12
    Hartselle Intermediate School Christmas Chorus Concert
    Date/Time: December 12, 6 pm (Doors open at 5:30 pm)
    Cost: Free
    Location: Hartselle High School Auditorium,1000 Bethel Road

    Tuesday, December 13
    Hartselle Intermediate School & Hartselle Junior High School Winter Band Concert
    Date/Time: December 13, 6:30 pm
    Cost: Free
    Location: Hartselle High School Auditorium, 1000 Bethel Road

    Bubbles for the Holidays
    Date/Time: December 13, 5-7 pm

    Cost: $15/person; Free for Wine Club Members

    Location: Main Street West Gallery, 123 Main St. W
    Dress: Fabulous Holiday! 
    Champagne and sparkling wine tasting. Giovanni De Chiaro, classical guitarist, will be playing.

    Saturday, December 17
    Ugly Sweater Christmas Party
    Date/Time: December 17, 6 pm Christmas Movie Trivia, $100 Best Dressed Contest; 8-11:30
    pm Live Music with Drew Clemons
    Cost: Free
    Location: Moe’s Original BBQ, 200 Main St W

    Saturday, December 17
    Lucky Pug Art Class Ornament Painting
    Date/Time: December 10, 11:00am
    Cost: $20 Per Person
    Location: Sherry's Sparkle - 127 Main Street West

    Come have some holiday fun! We are wearing our favorite ugly Christmas sweaters and sipping hot chocolate while we make some memorable Christmas ornaments.
    $20 per person. Contact Lucky Pugs Art Class by Facebook messenger to learn more. or email normalityachieved@gmail.com to reserve your spot.

    Wednesday, December 21 & Thursday, December 22
    Santa's Fire Truck Drive-Thru
    Date: December 21 & 22
    Cost: Free
    Location: TBA
    Enjoy Santa's annual Fire Truck tour of neighborhoods, brought to you by Mayor Randy Garrison and the City of Hartselle. Details & routes forthcoming.

    Friday, December 23
    Christmas Eve Eve Celebration
    Date: December 23
    Cost: Free
    Location: Moe’s Original BBQ, 200 Main St W
    Live Music with Sonic Heat

    Saturday, December 23
    Elf Reading at Sherry's Sparkle
    Date/Time: December 10, 3:00pm & 5:00pm
    Cost: Free
    Location: Sherry's Sparkle - 127 Main Street West

    A Sweet Little Elf, Sparkle the Elf, from Santa's workshop is coming to read to us and get us ready for Santa! She is traveling from the North Pole to come see you! 
    Sparkle the Elf will be reading the book, "Snow Globe Wishes!"

    Saturday, December 24
    First Methodist Church Christmas Eve Service
    Date/Time: December 24, 6 pm
    Cost: Free
    Location: First Methodist Church Sanctuary, 210 Hickory St SE

    Sunday, December 25
    First Methodist Church Christmas Worship Service
    Date/Time: December 25, 10 am‚Äč

    Cost: Free
    Location: First Methodist Church Sanctuary, 210 Hickory St SE

    Saturday, December 31
    New Year’s Eve Party
    Date/Time: December 31, 8-12:30 am
    Cost: Free
    Location: Moe’s Original BBQ, 200 Main St W
    Ring in the new year with your favorite Moe’s Staff! Live Music with The Proof. Free champagne toast at midnight

     

    Thank you to Hartselle for the Holidays Gold Sponsor:

    And Promotion Sponsors: ACE Auto Body, Bargains USA, and Redstone Federal Credit Union