New Christmas decorations for downtown

A group of talented Design members proposed new LED lit snowflakes to accompany the beautiful Joy in Jefferson banners in the downtown to the City Council.  With a substantial discount if ordered soon, 32 snowflakes were ordered and will be installed by the streets crew for the holidays of 2019. The City Council had asked […]

Presidential snowflake

Christmas Tree Lighting

Annual Christmas Tree Lighting with arrival of Santa in the downtown. Holiday stories read to children, caroling, hot cider and cookies, and visit with Santa & Mrs. Claus at the top of the Mahanay Bell Tower from 6:45 – 7:30 p.m. Here is the itinerary:


Letters to Santa

The Christmas committee has been contacted by Santa Claus asking if they could help him receive letters from area children. Committee members located a mailbox and decorated it for those special letters. Santa’s Mailbox will be positioned near the entrance of the Welcome Center in the Thomas Jefferson Gardens. Children are invited to write their […]


Annual Christmas Tree Lighting on Dec. 6

Thursday, December 6 will officially kick off the Christmas holidays in Jefferson with the annual Christmas Tree Lighting held in the Thomas Jefferson Gardens. Several organizations have been coordinating this special event to enhance the evening even further. Here’s the timeline for the Community Christmas Tree Lighting: 5:00-6:00             Holiday stories at the Jefferson Public […]