If you want to really get into the Christmas Spirit, then a trip to the beautiful City of Stevenson Alabama should to be in you plans for the near future. Start out on main street to enjoy the scenery at our beautiful Depot Muesum. After snapping some fun family photos, a slow drive down Kentucky Avenue is sure to bring you joy with all of the beautiful decorations. Take a right onto City Park road and have your breath taken away by the beautiful displays of thousands of lights. The lights go all the way around the park! For most, it becomes a family tradition each and every year.
Our official ceremonies and parade date is as follows:
Saturday December 10th: Christmas parade. Line up is at 4:00 PM at the Stevenson Middle School. The parade starts at 5:00.
After the parade will be the Lighting of the park Ceremonies. Meet at the City Tree (located in front of the park building by the pool) at 7:00 PM.( Bring an ornament to hang on the tree!!)
Schedule of events:
4:00 Parade line-up at SMS
5:00 Parade leaves from SMS
Following the parade head to the Stevenson Park
7:00- Welcome Mayor Steele
7:05- Jingle Bells, O' Christmas Tree
7:10 Mayor Steele will hang the First ornament of the year. Then invite everyone else to hang
7:20 Everyone will move to the amphitheater for entertainemnt provided by the NJHS Marching Chiefs band. There will also be FREE refreshments including hot cocoa and cookies!!
****** TAKE A FUN RIDE ON THE CITY BUS FOR A LIGHT TOUR!! THE BUS WILL BEGIN LEAVING AT DARK FROM RODEO SANTA FE AND MAKE TRIPS ALL NIGHT. IT WILL TAKE YOU AROUND TOWN AND TO THE PARK, WHERE YOU CAN GET OFF AND GET HOT COCOA AND COOKIES AND RELOAD, OR STAY A WHILE AND TAKE A LATER BUS TRIP BACK TO YOUR CAR. IT IS LOTS OF FUN!!!***** (YOU CAN LOAD AT RODEO SANTA FE OR AT THE PARK, EACH TRIP THE BUS MAKES BOTH STOPS)