Mount Vernon is illuminated in holiday colors for a fun-filled evening with family and friends. The historical town bustles in the holiday mood with local choirs and musical fireworks. Colonial artisans line up with their chocolate goodies, cider, and local wares.
Experience the fairytale-like Winter Walk of Lights in Meadowlark Botanical Gardens in Vienna. Be prepared to be greeted by half a mile-long trail of colorful lights that remain lit from mid-November to early January. To add to the charm, there are fascinating displays of gorgeous lights like the Lakeside Lights, Fountain of Lights, and Holiday Nature Walk.
Let the holiday spirit of Downtown Rocky Mount enchant you as you come to take part in a Franklin County Christmas. The streets glitter with miles of white lights as far as eyes can see, plus the lamp posts are decorated with garlands and wreaths. The evening comes alive with the “Biggest Little Christmas Parade,” carnival for kids, farmers' market with food, crafts, exhibits, rides, live demonstrations, music, and dance.