The Charming Small Town In North Carolina Where You Can Still Experience An Old-Fashioned Christmas

Roanoke Rapids is a charming, small town in North Carolina that becomes an old-fashioned Christmas town around this time of year. From the glamorous, twinkling lights on their houses and businesses to organizing and donating to toy and food drives, you will feel love from these people as you enter their heartwarming place. Some of the events include the Shop & Stroll Holiday Open House presented by the Roanoke Avenue Business District, 1-5 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 20 on Roanoke Ave. for holiday savings, door prizes, and refreshments. And Creative Designs & Gifts will host a Christmas Open House at 6 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 13, on Becker Drive. But most importantly, don’t forget to participate in or watch the Roanoke Rapids Christmas Parade at 2 p.m., Dec. 4, also on The Avenue. Other activities include a Christmas tree lighting ceremony and festivities at Centennial Park.

Surely there are more events taking place in Roanoke Rapids at Christmastime, so stay tuned. And while you’re at it, learn about some of the history of the town and Historic Halifax, right down the road. If you visit, please let us know about your experience in the comments below.

Address: Hannah’s Closet Thrift Store, 1034 Roanoke Ave, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870, USA
Address: Quality Shop Inc., 1022 Roanoke Ave, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870, USA
Address: The V, 1019 Roanoke Ave, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870, USA
Address: Stephens Outlet, 1007 Roanoke Ave, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870, USA
Address: First Med Alert, Inc., 312 Roanoke Ave, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870, USA
Address: Main Street Roanoke Rapids, 1040 Roanoke Ave, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870, USA

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