Festival of Trees

Festival of Trees Accepting Applications Get in the Christmas spirit as the Downtown Paris Association presents Festival of Trees.   A Christmas tree showcase, Festival of Trees is a yuletide event that has become a holiday tradition. There will be about 25 beautifully decorated trees by local businesses, organizations, schools, and groups. Applications are available at…

Candlelight Advent Walk Heralds the Season

(Paris, TN) The Candlelight Advent Walk ushers in the Christmas season Wednesday evening, November 30th from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  Worshipers will hear the message of Advent in beautifully decorated churches while proceeding by family friendly candlelight through the historic downtown area. “This is a very unique way to usher in the Advent Season,”…

Santa Arrives for North Pole Family Fun Day

(Paris, TN) Santa, Rudolph and the elves roll into downtown Paris on the big, red fire engine Friday morning at 10:00 am, the day after Thanksgiving kicking off North Pole Family Fun Day, an annual event sponsored by the Downtown Paris Association (DPA). With more than a dozen free activities for busy little hands, the…

Downtown Spooktacular, a Howling Good Time

(Paris, TN) The eleventh annual downtown Spooktacular, sponsored by the Downtown Paris Association (DPA), promises a howling good time on the Henry County Court House lawn on Saturday afternoon, October 22nd. Organizations and businesses will provide free crafts, entertainment, contests with prizes, live music and concessions from noon until 4:00 p.m. Downtown merchants invite children…

Scarecrows are coming to the Court Square

Scarecrows are invading downtown Paris with a new event called “Scarecrows on the Square”. This is a FREE event sponsored by the Downtown Paris Association (DPA). Kathy Ray, DPA Executive Director said, “This is a great opportunity to let your creativity take hold and have some fun.  We encourage you to be environmentally conscious and…