Light Up Blue Ridge is the Saturday after Thanksgiving

  • Blue Friday – November 26, 2021
  • Light Up – November 27, 2021

Light Up Blue Ridge is now on Amazon Smile


We are happy to announce Light Up Blue Ridge is now on Amazon Smile.


AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice.


Light Up Blue Ridge is not inexpensive to produce so if you would like to help please consider choosing Light Up Blue Ridge as your AmazonSmile charity.

  • Blue Friday will include downtown merchants store discounts, Christmas holiday cheer, food vendors and strolling entertainment.
  • Gingerbread Village will be open to the public from November 24th to December 12th.  We have 95 houses in our village this year!
  • Light Up Blue Ridge day will be full of Christmas cheer, strolling Christmas entertainment and food vendors.
  • Pictures with Santa will take place in the gazebo from noon to either 5 pm or dusk, which ever happens first.
  • Window Decorating Contest, judging of merchant window decorations will happen after Thanksgiving and results will be announced Dec. 1st.
  • Santa’s Mail box will be open Friday and Saturday for children to write letters to Santa.