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Pittsboro Holly Days 2023

November 19, 2023 @ 3:30 pm - December 18, 2023 @ 5:00 pm

Pittsboro Holly Days

Visit downtown Pittsboro for a month of family-friendly holiday celebrations!

Special events happening November 19 – December 18. Check our full event calendar for even more.


Holly Days 2023 Pittsboro NC

Tree Lighting Celebration

Sunday, November 19, 3:30-6:30 p.m.
An old-fashioned Christmas celebration featuring school choirs, carolers, Santa Claus, shopping, and more. Festivities culminate with the lighting of a 18-foot Christmas tree at the historic Chatham County Courthouse. Businesses are hosting special events all day. Santa visitation starts at 3:30! Don’t forget to bring your camera/camera phones.

Small Business Saturday

Saturday, November 25, all day
Shop small, shop local! You can find great gifts for everyone on your list from local businesses in Pittsboro and Chatham County. Come downtown and check us out! We’ll have gift wrapping and shoppers’ passports (visit local stores and be entered for drawings for gift cards) at the Welcome Center.

First Sunday Artisan Fair

Sunday, December 3, 12-4 p.m.
An artisan market featuring crafts, music, and food. Shops, restaurants and the Historical Museum host special events.

Pittsboro Christmas Parade

Sunday, December 10, 3 p.m.
Marching bands, dancers, holiday revelers, and Santa Claus parade through downtown in this annual tradition. Brought to you by the Town of Pittsboro.


Thursday, December 14, 4-8 pm
Last-minute shopping for the shopping-challenged!


Thanks to our sponsors!

2023 Holly Days Sponsors

Pictures from the 2023 Lighting!



November 19, 2023 @ 3:30 pm
December 18, 2023 @ 5:00 pm
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Downtown Pittsboro
9 Hillsboro St
Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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