Downtown shines this Christmas: New traditions, new looks

Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus check out their new sleigh at Banker's Plaza in downtown Wilson. Families are invited to take photos in the sleigh during the Christmas season.
Free At least for now, gone are the days of mass gatherings around the Christmas tree in front of the Wilson County Courthouse, sitting on Santa’s lap and receiving candy canes from Mrs. Claus. But in …

The 12 Days of Grinchmas: Hunter’s ‘Grinch’ goes virtual

The Grinch is caught in the act stealing a wreath at Gracie's Shoppes. Catch his antics this month on Facebook and Instagram.
Free “Then he growled, with his Grinch fingers nervously drumming, ‘I must find some way to keep Christmas from coming!’” Although this line comes from the classic Dr. Seuss book, “How the …
Holiday Invitational includes gift items for family members of all ages.

Wilson Arts offers unique gifts

Free Handmade and local is where it’s at this holiday season. The Hammond Gallery at the Edna Boykin Cultural Center is full of hundreds of amazing handmade and well-priced gift items including …
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Heard Around Town

Meredith Davis Johnson plays at Pup's on Dec. 11.

Live Music, December 2020

Free friday, dec. 4 Travis Moss 8 p.m. Pup’s Steakhouse 2801-3D Ward Blvd. Travis Moss plays acoustic covers and originals. saturday, dec. 5 Rob Alford 8 p.m. Pup’s …

Monthly Planner, December 2020 December Food trucks Times vary Casita Brewing Company 217 South St. Casita has a number of food trucks planned this month. Dec. 3, Wingz and Thingz, 5-9 p.m.; Dec. 4, Brandy’s Food …