Visit Mississippi’s City Of Lights For The Best Christmas Festival In The State

If you thought charming small towns with elaborate Christmas celebrations existed only in Hallmark movies, think again. Each year, Canton holds a Christmas festival, during which, the town square is set aglow with more than 200,000 lights. The festive fun doesn’t end there, though. There’s also late night shopping, parades, horse and buggy rides, and more! Take a look:

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For more information on Christmas in Canton, call (601) 859-1307. You can also visit the Canton Tourism website or Facebook page.

So, ever celebrated in the City of Lights? If so, what’d you think? Have another favorite holiday festival? Tell us in the comments section.

This isn’t the only can’t miss holiday event. Read about another here.