Christmas Holiday Fun

Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting Information

Date: December 1, 2023
Parade: 6:30pm
Parade Location: Marietta St to Downtown
Tree Lighting: 7:30pm, immediately following the Parade
Tree Lighting Location: Thurman Springs Park, Home of the Hardy Family Automotive Amphitheater

Come welcome in the Christmas season as we line Marietta Street to experience the magic of the Christmas Parade as Santa makes his entry into Powder Springs!


After the parade head over to Thurman Springs Park to see the lighting of the beautiful Christmas Tree! 

Stick around for complimentary cocoa, cookies, and photos with Santa! 

Experience the Christmas Village with lots of holiday fun and family entertainment! 

*Activities will open after the lighting of the tree*


Michele Coursey, Event Coordinator                                  

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Christmas Parking Map
2023 Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting - December 1

Handicap Parking Available at Municipal Parking by the Bookworm Bookstore 

**Street Closure Notice**

On Friday, December 1, the City of Powder Springs will host the Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting starting at 6:30pm.  The following streets and parking areas will be affected on Friday.   

Road Closure Times for Parade Line-Up: 4:30-7:00pm 

  • Mobley St. 
  • Atlanta St. From Dillard St to Old Austell Rd 
  • Ford Center Campus Parking areas 

 Road Closure Times for Parade: 6:00-7:30pm 

  • Atlanta St. from Dillard St. to Austell Powder Springs Rd 
  • Austell Powder Springs Rd from Atlanta St to Marietta St 
  • Marietta St. from Austell Powder Springs Rd to Brownsville Rd. 
  • Intersection of Brownsville Rd and Marietta St. 

 Road Closure Times for Tree Lighting: 3:00pm-10:00pm 

  • Pineview Dr 
  • South Towne Square 
  • Oakview Dr 
  • Jackson Way will close at 5:00pm 

Road Closure Times for Downtown Extended Closure: 6:00-10:00pm 

  • Marietta St from Oakview & Marietta to Brownsville Rd  

 Your understanding and cooperation are greatly appreciated.

Reindeer Scavenger Hunt

Date: December 2 - January 4
Location: Throughout Powder Springs

Santa’s Reindeer have gotten loose and are hidden around town! Get a Scavenger Hunt Card and follow the clues to find each reindeer, write the location of each one and when you have completed your card stop by the Book Worm Bookstore for a Prize Bag full of fun!


Check Back for 2023 Scavenger Hunt Card!


Contact Michele Coursey, Event Coordinator                                                                                  

2023 Reindeer Scavenger Hunt
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