Hannibal Country Christmas Is Back – Better Than Ever

HANNIBAL — The village of Hannibal is holding its 12th annual Country Christmas on Nov. 21 and 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

2014 Tree lighting ceremony with Santa.
2014 Tree lighting ceremony with Santa.

Local businesses hold their annual open houses including vendors, food and wine tastings, craft shows, and more. Live music, carolers, and other activities will take over the village.

Take the opportunity to spend a day getting in the Christmas Spirit and enjoying all Hannibal has to offer with your family and loved ones.

This year’s activities will include a chili cook off. Stop by businesses to try what they have made.

Think you’ve found the best in town?

Grab your ballot at the first participating business and turn in your vote at your last stop to be entered to win the biggest door prize Country Christmas has ever had, featuring something from every business in Hannibal.

Voting will close at 3 p.m. on the Nov. 22.

The best chili will be announced on Nov. 22 at the Christmas tree lighting at 5 p.m.

On Nov. 22, at 2 p.m. in the Village Square, Kami’s Kix Dance Studio will perform for the village.

Children can also come meet Santa Claus between 3 and 5 p.m. and receive a gift compliment of the village of Hannibal.

After meeting Santa, join in the children’s parade.

Make sure to bring a flashlight.

Every child will also be able to put an ornament on the Christmas tree.

The Historical Society of Hannibal will lead the Christmas tree lighting and there will be a live brass band.

Look for signs across Hannibal at participating businesses.

For any questions, contact Brenda Wilson at Travis Floral Shop.

Call 315-564-6606 or find Hannibal Country Christmas on Facebook.

Come down and enjoy all that Hannibal has to offer to the community and get into the holiday spirit.