Join Downtown Huntsville Inc. in front of Pane e Vino as we officially open Tinsel Trail 2015.
Cookies by Mason Dixon Bakery
Special Train set up by Southerland Station
Elsa will be here to make it "snow" in Big Spring Park
Hear "The Night Before Christmas" read by Mayor Tommy Battle
Listen to Victorian Carollers sing holiday favorites.
Make this a NEW family tradition!
Denim Jawbones is our featured band!
Special performance by: Grissom High School Choir at 6:30 pm.
Food Trucks confirmed:
Designated times allowed for decorating are 11 am to 4 pm each day.
Check in in Big Spring Park East behind the YMCA.
New Year's Eve at The Tinsel Trail
Do you have plans for New Year’s Eve? Well, no matter what those plans may be, we hope you’ll join us at midnight near the Tinsel Trail entrance for Huntsville’s official ball drop and fireworks display at midnight!
The wonderful folks at Terrame Day Spa & Salon are hosting the ball drop and fireworks display as their gift to the community – there is no charge to attend this event!
Ball Drop: The New Year’s ball will be located atop the flag pole in Big Spring Park. The best place for viewing is near the entrance to the Tinsel Trail, located near the gazebo on the south side of Big Spring Park.
Fireworks: Fireworks will be visible above the Embassy Suites and Von Braun Center, and can be viewed from any location inside Big Spring Park.
Cost: Free to the public
Members of the community are invited to the celebrate Hanukkah with the lighting of a public menorah near the gazebo in Huntsville’s Big Spring Park on Wednesday, Dec. 4 at 6:30 p.m. The lighting ceremony is sponsored by Temple B’nai Sholom. Participants are invited to visit the Downtown 47 Tinsel Trail before or after the festivities.
Enjoy live entertainment at the gazebo in Big Spring Park throughout the holidays! See scheduled performances below.
Saturday, Dec. 7, 7 p.m - Ars Nova School of the Arts
Friday, Dec. 13, 6 p.m. - The Combinations, show choir from Eastwood and Walter Jackson Elementary Schools
Sunday, Dec. 21, 1 p.m. - Milltowne
Monday, Dec. 23, 6 p.m. - Blue Plate Broadway performance and Christmas caroling
Performers are invited to entertain Downtown 47 Tinsel Trail visitors by taking the gazebo stage or busking throughout the trail on the weekends during the holidays. Power is available at the gazebo and performers are asked to provide their own sound equipment, if needed.
Please contact us to schedule your performance.
Join us as we kickoff the opening of the Tinsel Trail with an official lighting at dusk!