Holiday kickoff plans announced

Published 3:16pm Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Are you ready to do a little Christmas shopping?

Area merchants are gearing up for the annual Holiday Kickoff, to be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 21.

Local stores will have everything from food to entertainment — along with some great deals.

And Santa Claus himself will be riding up on a fire truck that afternoon before settling in for photos at The L House.

Here are some of the activities planned so far:

• Antigone’s will have 25 percent off, refreshments and Christmas carolers

• Bonehead Boots will have 10 percent off Carhartt, Western boots and children’s boots; door prizes; elves handing out candy canes with specials attached; refreshments; and free gift wrapping

• The Changing Seasons will have a sidewalk sale, refreshments, a Christmas basket door prize and 20 percent off storewide

• David’s Catfish House will be serving gumbo at The L House

• Jus Do will have 20 percent off storewide

• NDI Cracked Pot will have 10 percent off NDI outlet prices and 25 percent off Christmas accessories; and door prizes

• Southern Heirlooms will have storewide sales, refreshments and a performance by the Brewton Dance Studio Twirlstars at 7 p.m.

• Thou Art will have 20 percent off storewide and refreshments

• The Treasure Chest will have 20 percent off storewide; refreshments; and chances to win a gift basket

• Walgreens will have prize drawings and refreshments

• Weaver’s will have 20 percent off storewide; 20 to 30 percent off jewelry; 20 to 50 perent off clothing; refreshments; door prizes and free gift wrapping

• Douglas Square Shopping Center will have sidewalk sales at AT&T, Farmer’s Home Furniture, Goody’s and Verizon, along with registration for four $125 gift certificates that can be redeemed at those stores.

Editor's Picks

Please go vote

In less than one week, voters will go to the polls to begin to determine who will be the next leaders of our state and ... Read more