Wetumpka Christmas on the Coosa cheers up the local community annually on the second Saturday in December. The core celebration takes place at Gold Star Park, but minor events are held throughout different venues in downtown Wetumpka. With free admission, you've got unlimited access to food, parades, fireworks, and live entertainment. The gates are open from 10 am to 6 pm.
The holiday vibe is transmitted via the colorful Wetumpka Christmas parade, which starts at 2 pm. After the street parade, the folks are welcome to enjoy a boat parade at 5:30 pm. Another festival highlight is the grand finale firework display scheduled for 6 pm. Food vendors, live music, arts and crafts, and other entertainment are also featured in the festive program.
Christmas on the Coosa was first held in the city of Wetumpka, Alabama, in 1984. Nowadays, the festival enjoys an average attendance of about 30,000 holiday-makers.
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