Holiday events at Halcyon Forsyth: FREE photos with Santa, kid activities, Christmas concert, & more

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Halcyon is a mixed-use district in Forsyth County, just north of Alpharetta on GA-400. 

It is hosting the following holiday events, which take place in the common green area.

Holiday kickoff event with parade and Santa’s arrival

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Saturday, Dec. 5th
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Come for entertainment by local musicians, dancers, and singers. There will also be free face painting, a caricature artist, and a vintage photo booth.

At noon, there will be a parade around Halcyon — featuring your favorite princesses and superheroes, a fire engine, police cars, miniature horses, cheerleaders, dogs, and Santa!

Santa will have a socially-distanced meet and greet after the parade, until 3 pm.
Visit the Facebook event page

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Christmas market & free Santa photos

Saturday, Dec. 5th
Sunday, Dec. 6th
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

This pop-up market will include local makers and artists. Also, live music and other festive happenings.

Free photos with Santa:
♦ 3 to 5 p.m. on Saturday
♦ noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday

We’re assuming these are socially distant photos and that you shoot your own pictures — but the info supplied by Halcyon is not clear.
Visit the Facebook event page

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Santa Paws pet photos, benefiting FurKids

Sunday, Dec. 13th
1 to 5 p.m.

This special event is a benefit for FurKids Animal Rescue.

Your $20 donation gets you:

  • Professional photo shoot of your pet, with high-res digital download
  • Free Puppicino treat at Land of a Thousand Hills
  • Halcyon dog gift
  • Paw-print ornament from Board & Brush
  • Peanut butter treat from Cherry Street Brewpub.

Popbar Alpharetta will also have $2 pupPacks available for purchase.

Stay and dine on one of Halcyon’s pet-friendly patios including: Cherry Street Brewpub, Butcher & Brew, Hobnob, Never Enough  Thyme, or Ocean & Acre.
Register for a pet photo with Santa

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Winter Wonderland kids’ activities

Saturday, Dec. 19th
1  to 4 p.m.

Enjoy a socially-distant meet-and-greet with Elsa, Olaf, and the Frozen crew. You’ll also find kids’ crafts, face painting, and more.
Visit the Facebook event page

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Christmas concerts by Ace Suggs

Saturday, Dec. 19th
Thursday, Dec. 24th
noon to 3 p.m.

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Free photos with Santa on Christmas Eve

Thursday, Dec. 24th
Noon to 3 p.m.

No reservation needed!
We assume this is a socially-distant event where parents snap their own pictures, but the info supplied by Halcyon is unclear.


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All Day | $0-20.00 | Park Tavern

Holiday Tree Celebration at Emory Point — vote for your favorite tree

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All Day | $0-20.00 | Park Tavern

Holiday Tree Celebration at Emory Point — vote for your favorite tree

All Day | FREE | Emory Point (shopping district)

FREE photos with Santa & holiday market

12:00 pm to 2:30 pm | FREE | Halcyon (Forsyth County)

City of Refuge Christmas tree lot

12:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Avalon

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Garden Lights, Holiday Nights

5:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Atlanta Botanical Garden

Lakeside Lights Spectacular (click for daily hours; closing times vary)

5:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Discounted | Lanier Islands

PRISM Winter Lights display at Woodruff Park

5:00 pm to 11:00 pm | FREE | Woodruff Park

Holiday Lights at Veteran’s Park (Drive-thru display is priced per car)

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | $20.00 | Veteran’s Park (Canton)

A Country Christmas at Petit Creek Farm

6:00 pm to 9:30 pm | Pettit Creek Farms (Cartersville)

Holiday Lights of Hope (walk-thru display)

6:00 pm to 9:30 pm | $0-10.00 | Hobgood Park (Woodstock)

Drive-in Christmas Laser Show (price is per car)

7:00 pm | $25.00-50.00 | Sam Smith Park (Cartersville)

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