Christmas Festival

We had a wonderful 2013 Christmas Festival, all in part to our wonderful volunteers and visitors.

We couldn't do it with out all of you!!!

Please make plans now to attend the The 2014 Christmas Festival!  

                                                                            Dec. 4th - Tree Lighting
                                                                            Dec. 5th - 2nd Annual Rudolph Run 5k/Kids Fun Run
                                                                            Dec. 6th-20th - Carriage Rides, Ice Skating and more

                           Running Nightly:
                             Dec. 11th - 22nd (5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.)
                                           Carriage Rides
                                         @ Depot Street in front of History Museum
                          Monday - Wednesday:  General Admission tickets only
                                      Thursday - Sunday:  Timed rides available
                      Go online or Call to Reserve your time now!
                                      Monday - Wednesday                           Thursday - Sunday
                                 Adults:  $6    Adults: $8
                                 Seniors: $5   Seniors: $6
                                 Children: $4   Children: $5
                                                                       Groups of 16 or more please call 864-408-9755
Children:  3-12 year olds, under 3 free-must sit on adult's lap​

Online ticket purchase click here or call 864-408-9755

                               Scavenger Hunt Giveaway
                              Scavenger Hunt cards can be picked up at the Will Call Booth
          Prizes:  Turn in a completed card to a participating merchant for a free Ornament  
                                                            *Participating merchants (While Supplies last)   
                                  We will have giveaway drawings after the festival is completed.  

             Ice Skating
                                                         @ The Pavilion (Farmers Market) on Depot Street                                 
                                                             Skate Rental:  $7 per hour w/ Skate Rental
                                                                          $5 per hour w/ your own skates
                                        Tickets can be purchased at the Pavilion        

                                     Carousel Rides 
                                                                                                @ Depot Street
                         Tickets are $2 per person, under 3 free with paying adult
                                                              Tickets can be purchased at the ride

                                                                             @ The Ampitheatre on Depot Street
                                                               Pictures w/Santa (in front of large Christmas Tree)
                                                                               Professional photographer onsite.  
                                                           Children's Craft Tent - Free (Children 12 and under)
                                            Christmas Movie - (Elf and other Christmas Favorites)
                                                    Vendors: The Dog House - serving Hot Dogs, Chips, drinks and more
                                                                              Three Kings - serving fried Oreo's, Funnel Cakes, Hot Cocoa and more.

                                   Running Weekends only: Friday - Sunday (5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.)
                                                                                                 @ Main Street
                        Tickets are $3 per person, under 3 free with a paying adult
                                  Tickets can be purchased at the ride

Special Events:

Dec. 10th
1st Annual Rudolph Run 5k and Kids Fun Run
Run to to pre-register (to be guaranteed a t-shirt in your size)
Cost:  Adults $20       Children $10
5:00 p.m. Check-in (late registration)  @ History Musuem on Depot Street
6:15 p.m. Rudolph Run 5k
6:45 p.m. Kids Fun Run
All proceeds go to benefit the Fountain Inn Kids Enrichment Center                                                                       

Dec. 11th

Fountain Inn Christmas Parade

Hosted by the Chamber of Commerce

Held @ 5:00 p.m. on Main Street

Contact the Chamber of Commerce for more information @ 864-862-2586

Carriage Rides begin after the Parade.

Dec. 12th

Fountain Inn Tree Lighting Ceremony

Ceremony begins @ 6:00 p.m.

Ceremony held at the Ampitheatre on Depot Street

Dec. 15th & Dec. 22nd

Family Nights

Added to our other Festival events will be:

     Face Painting

     Cartoon Characters

     Jack Roper Magic Act and More...


For More Information:

Diane Turner
Community Development Director
864-408-9755 x32

Purchase online Carriage Ride Tickets
Click here

Purchase Tickets over the phone call:
Diane Turner 864-408-9755 x32 
Younts Center Box Office 864-409-1050




Load Carriages

Unload Carriages

Ice Skating


Hayrides (weekends only)

Craft tent

Gate monitors


and more.

For more information about volunteering call Diane Turner @ 408-9755


If you're under the age of 18 you must have parental consent

Volunteer Application