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The Best Small Towns for Christmas in the South

From Southern Living Magazine: Skip the crowded cities, and spend your Christmas in one of the South’s charming small towns. You won’t regret it. Take a drive to these sweet small towns, and you’ll be in for a holiday filled with some of the season’s best—as well as...

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The Most Christmasy Towns in America

From Mom.me: ...MCADENVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA McAdenville, N.C., loves the holiday season so much, they change their name every year to Christmas Town. The town shines in holiday cheer as they host their annual Official Lighting of Christmas Town. Once done, visitors...

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Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden lights up for the holidays

From WCNC: Daniel Stowe is lit up, once again, for the Christmas holiday season with Holidays at the Garden. In its 12th year, the garden features 600,000 lights, colorful displays, and activities each and every day of the week, with a few new additions.... Read more...

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Christmas Season : Where to go, What to do?

From Newsient: As Martin said : Winter is here! And the winter brings with it the longest Holiday season, Christmas! With the cold breeze and winds, the bells jingling, trees being decorated and the new year about to come the charm of the season rises. Have you...

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Top 10 things you MUST do in December

From Charlotte Five: The holiday season is in full swing here in the Queen City! Between decking the halls and donning your ugliest holiday sweaters, here are some of the top things you should plan on doing this December in Charlotte.... Read more from Charlotte Five...

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Lights are brightly shining in ‘Christmas Town, USA’

From WSOC-TV: Spirits are bright, and so are the the thousands of lights now shining throughout “Christmas Town, USA.” It's officially the holiday season for McAdenville after the city’s annual Christmas celebration kicked off Friday night.... Read more from WSOC-TV...

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The 11 Best Small Towns for Christmas Lights

From Reader's Digest: Some of America's quaintest towns take the holiday spirit to a whole other level, going to great lengths to transform the ordinary into extraordinary. From coast-to-coast, here are some of the best Christmas lights small towns in America have to...

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13 Southern Events & Happenings: December 2017

From StyleBlueprint: There’s no shortage of events taking place throughout the South during this most magical time of year. Grab your calendar and carve out a day or two to explore the region’s top December events — you’ll be in the holiday spirit in no time! Read...

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Agenda Weekender: 75+ festive things to do this weekend

From Charlotte Agenda: Experience Holidays at the Garden at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden: Bask in the glow of more than 600,000 lights spread across the grounds while you shop, enjoy live music, roast marshmallows and let the kids loose on the Holiday Discovery...

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