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Check out some of these fun Holiday Happenings in and around Selma and Dallas County!


There is no shortage of holiday fun to be had in our area! With holiday celebrations in 4 of our Dallas County communities, and a ton of organizations around town getting in on the fun, make sure you don’t miss a thing. Below are just a few of the many awesome events we are excited about this season!

1.       Vaughan Regional Medical Center Tree Lighting

Get the month of December started right with the family at VRMC as they flip the switch and bring their big, beautiful tree online!


2.       City of Selma Annual Tree Lighting & Christmas Parade

A perennial staple, this year’s parade, themed “All Hearts Come Home for Christmas,” is sure to be a crowd-pleaser. Make sure you get out there early, the streets will fill up fast!

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3.       The Messiah

A holiday tradition that has withstood the test of time beckons you and your family this season. The Messiah is always a powerful reminder of the reason for the season!

Cornerstone Cornerstone Church

4.       Selma Art Guild Holiday Party and Sale

The Selma Art Guild will be opening their doors for a sale of items hand crafted by our local artisans. This takes shopping local to a whole new level and gives you the opportunity to gift something truly one-of-a-kind this year!

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5.       The Holiday House

This stalwart of the Selma Holiday Season will never disappoint. Don't miss this unique opportunity to purchase holiday wares from some of the area's best craftspeople and artisans! Proceeds from this event help support Selma's Old Depot Museum. Now in its 38th year, this winter wonderland will be open Dec. 5 – Dec. 17.

The Walton

6.       Christmas Sing-a-Long

Join the Cahaba Center Annex to sing songs of the season!

Christmas Sing a long

7.       Jingle Bell Hop

Come back down to the Cahaba Center Annex for a good, ole’ fashioned, Jingle Bell Hop!

Jingle Bell Hop

8.       Sturdivant Hall Christmas Open House

Don’t miss this special opportunity to see one of the South's finest examples of residential Greek Revival architecture all done up for the Holiday Season!

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9.       Minter Homecoming

Join one of Dallas County’s many rural communities for a truly unique celebration of rural life and culture, the Christmas Season, and the families of the Minter area.


10.   Orrville Christmas Parade

In Alabama’s smallest legally incorporated community, “Where the Livin’ is Easy,” you will find a First Annual Christmas Parade this holiday season! Make sure you head on down to support the Town of Orrville, Alabama!


11.   Christmas in the Park

Join the City of Valley Grande at their municipal park for a fun family celebration of the season!


12.   Free Pictures with Santa!

It’s Santa. Need we say more?


13.    Art Jam at Carneal’s

We are basically obsessed with the vibe in the ArtsRevive Carneal Building. If you haven’t seen it yet or you’re just ready to get back, Art Jam is the time to do it! 


14.   Christmas Is… feat. Atlanta Boy Choir

This year, the holiday season wraps up with a special treat! The Atlanta Boy Choir will be stopping by Selma on their way to a New Year’s Eve concert in New Orleans. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to hear a world-renowned chorus. 

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