16. November 2011 05:06
The 7th annual Biloxi Christmas in the City is taking place from 10am- 4pm on December 3, 2011 at Lameuse Street & Downtown Biloxi. Enjoy this day with your family and participate in the events going on that welcome any age!
Start your morning off by watching or participating in the Children’s Christmas Walking Parade at 9am. Bring an unwrapped, new toy or $5 donation and take a picture with Santa Clause from 9:30am- 4:30pm. The Biloxi-Ocean Springs Junior Auxiliary will host the event at the Vieux Marche and proceeds support their Santa’s Helpers program, which benefits Coast children.
Other activities include a performance by the Nativity Elementary School Choir at 10am and a children’s ornament-making booth. There will be over 100 arts and crafts vendor that are sure to meet all of your gift giving needs this holiday season. Don’t miss out on getting this year’s collectable ornament and afghan sponsored by the Biloxi Main Street Association.
Hotel accommodations are available downtown near the event for those traveling from out of town. Admission is free.