‘Tis the season to be jolly! Residents in Eastern Wake County and in our town of Zebulon are finding the holiday spirit. You might be trimming the tree or baking cookies at home, but if you’re ready to join in the fun with your neighbors, check out these community events.
- Choose Your Own Christmas tree – Eastern North Carolina features some fantastic tree farms. Use this complete list to find the perfect tree for your holiday.
- Nearby Wendell offers an amazing holiday lights show called the Lake Myra Christmas. Wendell also features the Wendell Wonderland.
Dec. 2 – Christmas on First Avenue – Knightdale celebrates with Mrs. Claus and the elves, plus a tree-lighting ceremony and other activities. Santa makes a grand entrance at the end.
Dec. 3 – Pop-Up Vendor Holiday Market – Search for that special gift in this Zebulon market featuring local artisans.
Dec 3 – Knightdale Christmas Parade
Dec. 3 – Visit with Santa and Tree Lighting – Zebulon celebrates the holiday season with a special visit from Santa and the annual tree lighting ceremony.
Dec. 4 – Zebulon Holiday Parade – The parade runs from 2 to 3 p.m.
Dec. 9 – Santa poses with children for free photos at Zebulon’s Municipal Town Complex.
Get some more ideas: News & Observer published a list of holiday events in other Wake County towns.
Know of another event? Share with us on our Facebook page or Twitter account. What Eastern Wake County holiday activities have become part of your traditions?