Upcoming Christmas Holiday Events in Tipton County
11/28 - 12/26 - Christmas City
Where: Rose of Sharon Church campground, 3065 Candy Lane, Burlison
What: For three decades Christmas City has been a tradition in Tipton County. Drive through a mile of Christmas lights and non-secular displays (Wednesdays-Sundays, 5:30-10 p.m.). On Friday and Saturday nights Santa will visit and the Express Train will run from 6-9 p.m. Concessions are also available.
Cost: Except for concessions, everything is free though many who visit leave donations in the box at the end.
12/2 (Monday) - Town of Brighton Christmas Parade at 7pm
12/3 (Tuesday) - City of Covington Christmas Parade at 7pm
12/3 (Tuesday) - Town of Atoka Adkison Park Tree Lighting at 7pm
12/5 (Thursday) - Polar Express Night at 6pm
Where: Covington Civic Center
What: Get your golden ticket ($8 for the first child, $5 for additional children) for The Polar Express. Wear your pajamas and enjoy hot chocolate and cookies beginning at 5:30 p.m. Don’t forget to get your photo with the train outside on Main Street. For more information, call 901-475-7179
12/7 (Saturday) - My Kind of Christmas Munford at 5pm
Where: Downtown Munford
What: The event will begin with Munford’s annual Christmas parade, which will take floats from Munford Middle School, up Beaver Road and through Munford Street. Afterward, the city’s tree lighting ceremony will take place in City Park, the Munford High School band and choir will perform and Santa will be available for visits and photos.
12/7 (Saturday) - Polar Express Fun Day | 10am - 2pm
Where: Huffman Mason Law Firm, 131 W. Liberty Avenue, Covington
What: Sponsored by the Junior Auxiliary of Tipton County, this is a Polar Express-themed fun day for a magical experience, complete with a hot chocolate, cookie decorating station, designing a bell necklace and making a holiday ornament for your Christmas tree. Children are encouraged to wear their pajamas. Santa will also visit.
Cost: Tickets are $5 in advance, $8 at the door, and proceeds benefit the Junior Auxiliary of Tipton County Crown Club. Tickets can be purchased at the door or at Up Town Curls Salon and Spa, 122 West Pleasant Ave., Co
12/7 & 12/8 (Saturday & Sunday) - Dickens on the Square
12/8 (Sunday) - Christmas Tour of Homes | 2-6pm
Where: Liberty Hall Event Center, at the corner of East Liberty and North Maple in Covington, is the host venue
What: Benefitting the Carl Perkins Center, the tour of homes takes visitors to several residences in Tipton County.
Cost: Tickets are $20 and can be purchased by calling 901-475-1515
12/12 & 12/13 (Thursday & Friday) - Town of Atoka Santa's Ride in Atoka
12/14 (Saturday) - The Christmas Spider at the Museum at 10am