Christmas Around the Metro

“Journey to the North Pole” at Mississippi Children’s Museum
Now through January 5
Drawing inspiration from lessons in navigation and geography along with traditional holiday literature, Journey to the North Pole is set to transform the Gertrude C. Ford Exhibition Hall into a magical winter village of twinkling lights and train cars.Only a few feet from the entrance into the exhibit will also be a 45-foot slide down the center staircase of the museum called the Snowflake Slide! Details here
Richardson Christmas Light Show
Now through December 27
Experience this family oriented drive-by Christmas display located in Madison, Mississippi. Free of charge. Hours and traffic route can be found here. Each year the display has continued to grow as new items are added.  The lights are synchronized to music with the help of a computer program called Light-O-Rama and the music is broadcasted by radio on the station 99.9 FM. Live appearances by Santa, Rudolph, and Frosty the Snowman are very common during the show. We look forward to seeing you this Christmas season.
Christmas in Canton “City of Lights”
Now through December 23
Hours and Details here
From parades to old-fashioned carousel rides, the annual festival is like something straight from a Hallmark movie as more than 200,000 twinkling white lights will sparkle and light up the city’s Historic Courthouse Square. Enjoy the magic and nostalgia of the holidays, along with thousands of visitors, to Canton.
15th Annual Jackson Tacky Christmas Party at Hal & Mal’s
Saturday, December 21st, 8:00pm
Jackson’s largest and tackiest Christmas party returns to Hal & Mal’s! Dance the night away in the name of fundraising for the Boys and Girl’s Club of Central Mississippi! Buy your tickets HERE or at the door!