Downtown Douglas will light up for the 50th year as the Annual Festival of Lights Parade makes its way through the streets on Dec. 7, 2013. Festivities will begin at 3:30 p.m. in downtown Douglas at Atkinson Plaza with Music on Main Street until 5:30 p.m. At 6 p.m., crowds will cheer runners along the parade route as the South Georgia Track Club Christmas Parade 5K Run takes place. The parade will begin at Peterson Avenue at 6:30 p.m. and make its way from the Courthouse to the Alternative Education Center. The parade is a light extravaganza that visitors will not want to miss!
Douglas also will host other events during the holiday season beginning with Downtown Holiday Open House on Nov. 24 from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. and Christmas on the Pond at Gen. Coffee State Park on Dec. 14 from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. For more information, call (912) 383-0277 or visit www.CityofDouglas.com.
Hours of Operation
Saturday: 6:30PM - 9:00PM
Admission & Fees
Admission Fee Free
Visitor Attendance Free
Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Free Parking, Parking on Site
Family-friendly, Free Admission , Handicapped Accessible, Pets Accepted
Near Interstate Highway
16, 75, 95
Suitable for Ages
Christmas & Winter Holiday, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free Things to Do