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Home for the Holidays

No one rings in the holidays like Stone County! Join us for a variety of fantastic, family-friendly events throughout December!  Annual Festival of Lights at MGCCC - Perkingston Campus.  Music, arts & crafts, carriage rides and much more.  We host the Christmas Parade in Downtown Wiggins.  Enjoy a variety of floats, marching bands, we event have live animals!  Following the parade, let the kidos enjoy photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus, Santa's Village where they make reindeer food, enjoy decorating cookies and writing Letters to Santa.  Nothing beats our small-town holidays!

Event Activities  |  Come home for the holidays in Stone County!


Festival of Lights

MGCCC Perkinston Campus ~ Friday, December 8th 2017

This is an event your children will always remember! Join us at the MGCCC Perkinston Campus for amusement rides, carolers, great food, open house activities and live music featuring college musicians! Children will have the opportunity to make their very own ornaments and Christmas cards to share with family!

Stone County Christmas Parade

Downtown Wiggins ~ Saturday, December 9th 2017, 5PM

Enjoy this beloved holiday tradition with your loved ones! Bundle up warm and enjoy the fun with us in Downtown Wiggins!

Tree Lighting Ceremony

Blaylock Park ~ Friday, December 9th 2017, After Parade

There is no better way to ring in the holidays than with the lighting of the official Stone County Christmas Tree! Join us in Blaylock Park immediately following the Christmas Parade!  Stay for Santa's Village activities including cookie decorating, letters to Santa, create food packets for Santa's Reindeer, Christmas Carols,  and much more.