Georgia City Has One Of The Best Holiday Markets
The ringing bells, smell of peppermint, and sparkling lights are just some of the joyful qualities you will find at your local pop-up holiday fair. To fully enjoy this festive spirit USA 10BEST named the best cities for holiday markets and a Georgia city was recognized.
“This holiday tradition from Europe was brought over to North America by immigrants, and today, cities and towns across the country host holiday markets inspired by the originals, complete with traditional food, music, and holiday treats,” 10BEST says.
There are many reasons why visitors love holiday markets. To simply spread joy and get into a festive spirit is good enough. However, holiday markets also give small businesses the opportunity to showcase their products, services, or art to their local communities. For guests, holiday markets are a great place to grab that last-minute gift.
Lastly, these outdoor holiday pop-ups allow residents the time to celebrate with each other in their own neighborhoods.
In Georgia, the market that was recognized for having one of the best holiday markets has festivities booked through New Year’s Eve.
Savannah Christmas Market
Located in the Plant Riverside District, this Christmas Market in Savannah is fun for the entire family. There is live music, children’s activities, food, and photo opportunities with Santa. In fact, there are still meet and greets with Santa every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until Christmas. In addition, you can browse the Savannah Christmas Market until 9 pm most nights (closed Christmas day, however). On New Year’s Eve, the Studio 24 Disco celebration will go until 1 am.
As for the vendors, 32 different local businesses are present. This is where you will find a wide-range of items. From earrings to salts to sneakers, you can explore everything all while walking with a fresh cup of hot cocoa in hand. You can learn more about how the “Plant Riverside District is spreading good tidings and holiday cheer throughout Savannah,” here.