AACC announces schedule for 10th annual Candyland
Published 11:00 am Monday, September 11, 2023
The Andalusia Area Chamber of Commerce recently announced the schedule for this year’s Christmas parade and the tenth anniversary of the community’s annual holiday favorite Christmas in Candyland.
The parade will be held on Thursday, Nov. 30, beginning at 6 p.m. with a “It’s a Candyland Christmas!” theme. Parade entry forms may be accessed on the Chamber’s website at andalusiachamber.com.
“Candyland means such different things to each and every person. We are excited to see what kind of creativity everyone brings to this year’s theme,” AACC Director of Membership Services Maggie Holmes said.
Christmas in Candyland’s tenth anniversary begins Friday, Dec. 1, and runs for four December weekends through Saturday, Dec. 30. Hours of operation are Fridays from 5 to 9 p.m., Saturdays from 1 to 9 p.m., and Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m. A special Santa send off will take place on Thursday, Dec. 21, from 1 until 9 p.m.
“The Andalusia Area Chamber of Commerce is so honored that Christmas in Candyland has reached the milestone of 10 years. We are so thankful the City of Andalusia and the community have supported this event for a decade. The impact Christmas in Candyland has had on Andalusia and the surrounding areas is truly magical. We look forward to doing our part in keeping that magic going for years to come. We thank everyone who has had a part in this legacy. It takes a village to make Christmas in Candyland happen, and we thank everyone for allowing us to bring holiday cheer to Andalusia,” Holmes added.
The Chamber will announce dates and times for specific Candyland events at a later date.