Saturday, Dec. 1: Kickoff Festivities!
2 p.m. – Cristina Lynn & Russ Holder
Local singer-songwriter Cristina Lynn, accompanied by Russ Holder, will perform original songs and holiday favorites following the downtown Huntsville Christmas parade.
4 p.m. – Tree Lighting
Join Santa and Mayor Battle as they officially light the 2012 Tinsel Trail! Mayor Battle will announce his committee’s selections for the most creatively decorated trees.
4:30 p.m. – AMC Band Performs
Be sure to stay for a special performance by the Army Materiel Command Band directly following the tree lighting ceremony. The AMC Band proudly serves the Soldiers and civilians of the U.S. Army Materiel Command stationed at more than 12 countries worldwide.
5 p.m. – Meet Santa!
Santa will be making a special appearance at the Tinsel Trail for photo opportunities and to greet trail visitors and children
Sunday, Dec. 2: David Anderson (12 p.m.), Tangled String Band (2 p.m.)
Friday, Dec. 7: Fantasy Playhouse Players: A Christmas Carol (5 p.m.), Shane Wilson (6 p.m.), Noel Webster (7 p.m.)
Saturday, Dec. 8: Steps of Faith (5 p.m.), Rocket City Barbershop Chorus (6 p.m.), Temple B’Nai Sholom Menorah Lighting Ceremony & Choir Performance (7 p.m.)
Sunday, Dec. 9: Holy Family Regional School Choir (12 p.m.), Project UP (1 p.m.), Silvery Moon Band (2 p.m.)
Friday, Dec. 14: Salsabama All-Men Salsa Dance Team (6 p.m.), Anointed Steps (6:30 p.m.), Do Re Mi Piano Students (7-8 p.m.)
Saturday, Dec. 15: Alabama Youth Ballet Theatre (5 p.m.), Comic Science Improv (7 p.m.)
Sunday, Dec. 16: Asher (12 p.m.), The Love Apples (1 p.m.), Discovery Middle School Flute Choir (2 p.m.)
Friday, Dec. 21: Anointed Steps (6 p.m.), Robin Stewart & Zane Dobbins (7 p.m.)
Saturday, Dec. 22: Patricia Cooney & Will Erwin (5 p.m.), The Huntsville Ghost Walk presents “A Haunting Christmas” (6 p.m.)
Sunday, Dec. 23: Big Band Twickenham Jazz and Swing (1 p.m.)
Friday, Dec. 28: Anointed Steps (6 p.m.)
Saturday, Dec. 29: Stacy Moon (6 p.m.)
Sunday, Dec 30: The Little German Band (2 p.m.)
Monday, Dec 31: New Year’s Eve Ball Drop & Fireworks!