Fondren Set to Unwrap November 15 | Arts & Culture
BankPlus to present Fondren’s annual holiday open house
Join all of Fondren on Thursday evening, November 15, for Fondren Unwrapped – the official kick off to the holiday season. This year’s festive celebration begins with the arrival of Santa and “Fonzy” the Fondren reindeer at 5:00pm and continues with an old fashioned Christmas tree lighting featuring the world renowned Jim Hill Singers held at the large cedar tree on Duling Lawn at 5:30pm.
Afterwards, travel up Duling Avenue where you will find a variety of holiday activities for young and old. Grab some hot chocolate and listen to the BankPlus Concert Series hosted by St. Luke’s United Methodist Church beginning at 5:45pm. Located in the church sanctuary, this year’s concert will feature the talents of the award winning Jim Hill Choir and the Mississippi Girl Choir.
Stroll the central business district of Fondren as merchants, restaurants and businesses will have extended hours with seasonal offerings, food presentations and holiday libations to get you in the gift giving spirit. This is one holiday event you do not want to miss – so join Fondren on Thursday evening, November 15, for “Fondren’s Gift of the Season” – Fondren Unwrapped!
Located in the Fondren Historic Business District, Fondren Unwrapped is presented by BankPlus in cooperation with Fondren Renaissance Foundation and Fondren Association of Businesses. This event is free and open to the public.