December  Happenings!!!!

Each month there is a Marion Foodie meeting and a Marion Film Club meeting, sponsored by the Arts Council of Marion County. Call Randy Floyd at (843) 992-1627 or email for information.

Saturday, December 2nd…9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. HMRA Main Street Commons, 229 North Main StreetHoliday Market: Homemade/handmade crafts, Wreaths, Gifts, Food, Candles, Soaps, Santa and his Elves, Christmas décor and More. 

Saturday, December 2nd…900 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Marion Chamber of Commerce: Prelude to Christmas

Saturday, December 2nd…4:30 p.m. Marion Christmas Parade

Sunday, December 3rd…..5:30 p.m. The arrival of Santa Claus aboard the City of Marion Fire Truck. Pre-Christmas Tree Lighting Show: Courthouse 5:45 p.m.

Sunday, December 3rd…..6:00 p.m. Tree Lighting Celebration. Fireworks at Withlacoochee Park Immediately following Ceremony.

Wednesday, December 6th…8:30 a.m. Rise and Shine at Hulon Jewelers, 325 N. Main Street

Saturday, December 9th…..10:00 a.m. Pilot Club of Marion Bazar Marion County Museum Historic Tour of Homes Luncheon. Lunch will be served from 12 noon - 2:00 p.m. Cost -$10, Drink and dessert included. For more information contact Marion County Museum, Director Ms. Rosanne Black at (843) 423-8299 or email

Saturday, December 9th…..3:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. 2017 Historic Marion Christmas Tour of Homes. Contact the Marion Chamber or the Pilot Club or Marion for details.

Tuesday, December 12th…..6:30 p.m. City Council Meeting, Council Chambers.

Thursday, December 14th….. Holiday Open House until 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Historic Downtown Marion. Great Holiday Discounts, Christmas Treats and much more

Friday, Monday & Tuesday, December 22nd, 25th & 26th….. Christmas Holidays. City Hall will be closed for the Christmas Holidays and reopen on December 27th. Merry Christmas and be safe!!!