Mark your calendar for the highly anticipated Hometown Holidays Festival, the first weekend in December in downtown Lake City, South Carolina! Plan to spend your weekend shopping & strolling the beautifully decorated downtown streets and enjoy all the festive activities that are sure to put you in the holiday spirit. Friday will be FILLED with events for both kids and adults, including the Greater Lake City Chamber of Commerce’s classic “After Dark” Christmas Parade and the City of Lake City’s annual Tree Lighting Ceremony. Saturday will be packed with even more activities, including live holiday music, dance performances, and so much more! You will not want to miss Sunday’s lengthy list of events either, such as the Junior Sorosis Club’s Christmas Tour of Homes, free professional photo sessions courtesy of NDC Photography, and tons of great sales and boutique shopping opportunities. But wait, there’s more… Our downtown merchants invite you to drop into their holiday-themed shops to create Christmas crafts, ornaments, letters to Santa, and MORE all weekend long! Oh, and did we mention ICE SKATING?!? That’s right, come out and show off your ice-skating skills on our temporary ice rink inside the Bean Market!