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Franklin Falls Holiday Stroll

December 3, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The City of Franklin and Franklin Falls Business Group are excited to announce the First Annual Franklin Falls Holiday Stroll on Friday, December 3rd from 3:30pm – 8:00pm in Downtown Franklin.  Many community organizations are joining together to bring this event to Franklin Falls. Please join us for this very festive event featuring the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting, Christmas Storytime, Lights of Memory, a Holiday Craft Loft, Elf The Musical, Christmas Caroling and much, much more. Event highlights below…

Time                                 Activity                                                       Location, Community Partner

3:30 – 6:00pm                 Santa’s Workshop                                      Bessie Rowell Community Center

                                                                                                             City of Franklin Recreation Department

                                         Share Christmas wishes and have your picture taken with Santa for a donation

                                         To Mix 94.1 Cash & Cans, face painting, crafts, cookie decorating and holiday

                                         music. (Children must be accompanied by an adult).

3:00 –  8:00pm                Holiday Craft Loft                                      Franklin Public Library

                                                                                                             City of Franklin Public Library and it’s Trustees

20 holiday crafters, bakery goods, holiday treats.  Special “Kids Corner” to create Christmas cards or a letter to Santa Claus. Door prizes donated by crafters, Drop off your letter to Santa Claus.

3:00 –  7:00pm                Christmas Storytime                                  Franklin Public Library

                                                                                                             City of Franklin Public Library and it’s Trustees

                                         Drop by and join Kristine Leighton as she reads all the favorite Christmas stories.

3:00 –  6:00pm                Christmas Carols                                        Episcopal Mission Church of Franklin

                                         Join in or just enjoy traditional Christmas Carols

3:00 –  6:00pm                Lights of Memory                                      Episcopal Church

                                         Place a snowflake on a Christmas tree in memory of a loved one.

                                         Donations will benefit Mix 94.1 Cash & Cans Annual Drive

6:30pm                            Christmas Tree Lighting                            Marceau Park

                                                                                                             City of Franklin

                                         Greet Santa Claus as he arrives in a Franklin Fire Truck, sing carols, enjoy the

                                         wonder of the tree lighting

6:00 – 8:00pm                 Inflatable Christmas Tree Giveaway,          Franklin Opera House

Take a picture with “Buddy” and the Elves

5:30 –  7:00pm                Cash & Cans, Mix 94.1 Remote              Grevior Furniture






Holiday refreshments will be available throughout the evening at the following locations:

Franklin Café, Franklin Savings Bank, and Independent Financial Advisors.

Stop into Outdoor New England and say hi to Huckleberry, Downtown Dog Representative.

Event map available at City Hall, Franklin Public Library, and Downtown Businesses.

Additional Holiday Events the First Weekend in December

Franklin Opera House “Elf the Musical”  December 3, 4, 5, 9, 10, 11 and 12

Franklin Opera House Festival of Trees   December 4, 5, 11 and 12

Franklin Parks and Rec Letters from Santa – register online https://wwwfranklin.org/parks-recreation/pages/letters-santa-registration

Choose Franklin Christmas Tree Sales Special Event December 4 – Enjoy hot cocoa, photos with Santa, and one of his “reindeer”.  Tree Sales begin November 27.

Pemigewasset Choral Society Concert December 3, 7:30 pm St. Paul’s Catholic Church, Franklin