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A Holiday Getaway In Irvington, Virginia

Book your stay for this exciting & festive weekend! Can’t make it that weekend? No worries!

There are plenty more fun holiday events happening in our area during the month of December!

Upcoming Holiday Events

Illuminate Irvington

Thursday, December 1, 2022 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm

Tree Lighting, a visit from Santa, Caroling, a Golf Cart Parade, Food Truck, Giveaways & more!


Caroling at its Best – Two Chorales in a restored 1730 Church

The Holly & The Ivy at the Historic Christ Church

Monday, December 5, 2022 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Celebrate the season at Historic Christ Church with traditional songs, carols, and music. Join in this seasonal songfest in the beautifully “greened” church. Featuring members of The Chesapeake Chorale and the Christchurch School Cantorion.

3 minutes away


Our region’s biggest and best Christmas Parade

The Kilmarnock Lighted Christmas Parade

Friday, December 9, 2022 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm

The Kilmarnock Lighted Christmas Parade is presented by the Lancaster by the Bay Chamber, in partnership with the Town of Kilmarnock. This year’s theme is “A Community Strong Christmas.” The parade will begin at 7 PM Friday, December 9 along Main Street Kilmarnock and will last approximately an hour. Pre-parade activities start with music and refreshments around 5:30PM throughout the Steptoe’s District. Santa will be available for a pre-parade visit and photo from 5:30-6:30pm at the Kilmarnock Firehouse on School Street.

6 minutes away


Holiday Open House & Art Market At Allure Art Center – White Stone

Saturday, December 10, 2022 from 10:00am to 4:00pm

You’re sure to find a gift for a friend or loved one at this annual artisan market. Find beautiful art, wood, ornaments and cards at this shopping event. There is even an artisan jewelry studio that will add a little sparkle under your tree. 

4 minutes away


Stephen Blue’s Deltaville Lights

All Month Long, December 1, 2022 to January 1, 2022 from 5:00pm to 11:00pm

Just across the river from the Hope & Glory Inn, you can find one of the most incredible lights displays around. Every year, this light display takes approximately 32 days to set up with over 164,000 lights all controlled by computers to create an interactive show of twinkling and dancing lights. Add this as a must see on your holiday visit!

20 minutes away