Terrific Thursdays & Holiday Fun in Decatur

Terrific Thursdays in DecaturFor the holidays, you can’t beat hometown. Shop and celebrate locally in November and December at Terrific Thursdays in Decatur!

2021 Dates
November 4th, 11th, 18th
December 2nd, 9th, 16th

Knock out your holiday shopping with special in-store events, discounts, and treats at over 20 shops, restaurants, and services. Participating shops will stay open late, offering a variety of festive fun. This year will feature new walk-through light displays on the square and in Oakhurst – So be sure to snap some selfies and tag #holidaysindecaturga for all the updates!


Ornament Unveiling
November 4th
Kick off Terrific Thursdays with the annual holiday ornament unveiling. Pick out a few special ornaments as gifts or for your own holiday décor!

Wine and Chocolate Walk
November 18th
Enjoy an evening of exclusive, decadent chocolate treats and wine tastings while you get a head start on your holiday gifting.Wine and Chocolate Walk

Santa on the Square & Small Business Saturday
November 27th
Santa Claus is comin’ to town!  Spot Ol’ Nick as he rides around in a City of Decatur fire truck and then enjoy free warm cookies and cocoa on the square.

Tree Lighting
December 2nd

Santa himself comes to light the tree at this classic Decatur holiday tradition! Throughout the festivities, enjoy holiday carols, hot cocoa and “snow.”

Grand Menorah Lighting 
December 5th
The Chanukah celebration on the Square brings hot drinks, latkes, music, and photos with Mr. Dreidel! 

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