Light Up Blue Ridge is the Saturday after Thanksgiving

  • Blue Friday – November 27, 2020
  • Light Up – November 28, 2020


Due to Covid-19 we must scale back this year’s events.
Please check back often to see what we are able to pull together.

East Main Street from Church to Mountain will be closed to traffic allowing pedestrians to spread out and not have to stay on the sidewalk.

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 27th to December 13th.  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.