2024 FAIR
Aug. 16-24
Christmas in Lights - Things to Do


Nov 18 - Dec 23

Mountain Country Christmas in Lights is a holiday treat for the entire family! The Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds will transform into a spectacular, magical holiday light show immersed in Christmas music, arts and crafts, food, fun, entertainment, photo opportunities, and a visit with Santa Claus! New for 2023 is hundreds of new lights plus a Walk Through Lighted Tunnel!

2023 Entertainment, Attractions, & Activities

Things to Do at the Mountain Country Christmas Lights

Cowtown USA

Cowtown USA

A live exhibit which contains an old time creamery where patrons participate in preparing a cow for milking by hand. Kids get hands-on experiences with the process of making butter ice cream and soap using historic tools and machines in these processes, and they learn the concept of "Home Made" just the way grandma used to do it!


Expanded Outdoor Craft Show

Craft Show

Get all your holiday shopping done at the Outdoor Craft Market! As a part of the Mountain Country Christmas in Lights we have expanded the crafting booths for your shopping pleasure!

The Outdoor Craft Market will be open from 6pm - 9pm  beginning Thanksgiving Nov. 23rd through December 23rd.

Enjoy a special Cantata on Saturday, December 9th at 7pm inside Anderson Music Hall presented by Macedonia Baptist Church.


Santa Claus


Santa Claus visits the Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds! Stop by and say hello to Santa and have your photo taken.

Food Vendors

Food Vendors

Grab a snack or a cup of hot coco from one of our various food vendors.

Photo Opportunities

Photo Opportunities

Bring your camera, there are plenty of opportunities throughout the fairgrounds for photos!

Beautiful Light Displays

Light Displays

Enjoy the beautiful light displays throughout the fairgrounds.