Christmas in Middleburg
2017: Friday, December 1st Tree Lighting; Saturday, December 2nd Parade Day; Sunday, December 3rd Foxcroft Pageant
Start your advent in Middleburg! On the first Saturday in December the community becomes a Christmas experience like no other - Christmas in Middleburg.
Middleburg is the perfect setting for evoking the Christmas spirit - tree lighting, a Christmas parade, shopping, caroling, and so much more. Give peace to the body, mind, and soul. Stay at one of the picturesque inns or the incomparable Salamander Resort and Spa. Relax in the countryside without missing a moment of the Christmas magic.
Thousands of visitors make Christmas in Middleburg an Advent family tradition. A New Jersey visitor fondly recalls “the Christmas feeling you can only get in Middleburg”. Join one of the most fun filled family festivals of the year in Middleburg with activities, special events, and great eats. Breakfast With Santa at the Middleburg Community Charter School from 7:45 AM to 10:30 AM; the famous Middleburg Hunt Review at 11:00 AM; the mile-long Christmas parade at 2:00 PM. Afterwards, experience a Middleburg evening in our bistros, cafes, pubs, and restaurants joining in the Spirits of Middleburg.
Come share our joy with us! (John 15-11) Begin your Christmas season in peace and love so that maybe we'll all find ourselves saying, "I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year." - Charles Dickens, Ebenezer Scrooge, A Christmas Carol.
What's New for 2017?
Press Passes: Photographers/reporters may not obstruct the path of the parade and must wear police department-issued press vests at all times while within the public safety barricades.