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Christmas on the River
The first Saturday of December explodes with festivities as Demopolis, Alabama, celebrates its 50th annual Christmas on the River. Since its 1972 inception, COTR has captivated the hearts of those in and around West Alabama growing into one of the Top 20 Tourist Attractions in the Southeastern United States and named an Ultimate Holiday Town by A&E TV. Join us for three days of Christmas cheer, Dec 2-4, 2021.
Christmas on the River culminates on Saturday with the Jingle Bell 5K Run, Fair in the Square arts & crafts festival, Alabama State Championship BBQ Contest, huge Day Parade, and the nautical event that night complete with floats that really float and fireworks!