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Celebrate the holiday season in Mercer County. From one-of-a-kind specialty shops and flavorful restaurants to annual holiday festivals and historic home tours, discover your perfect winter getaway in Mercer County. Whether you’re in the mood for a meal, looking for something to do or browsing for a unique item, you’ll find it here. Fill up your holiday itinerary with some of our favorite seasonal activities and explore our local charm.

DECEMBER 11, 2021


The Bramwell Christmas Tour of Homes has been a holiday tradition for over three decades. On December 11, experience a Victorian Christmas in the historical town of Bramwell, home of the Millionaires. Tour private mansions, walk the brick streets and dine — all in the spirit of Christmas! 

Christmas Tree Farms

Bring home a Mercer County holiday tradition at one of our local family-owned Christmas tree farms. Located near Pipestem Resort State Park, Plateau Tree Farm offers more than 10,000 Douglas Firs and White Pines. At Bailey Tree Farm at the Bluestone Nursery, find the perfect tree or purchase a one-of-a-kind handmade wreath. 

Christmas Holiday of Lights

Drive through Bluefield’s Lotito City Park and view over 1.2 million Christmas lights and wonderful holiday scenes at the annual Holiday of Lights Festival. While every night of the light show is a treat, various activities add to the charm. This year’s Holiday of Lights will also feature holiday music, a live nativity scene and more. 

Mercer Street Grassroots District

Finish your holiday shopping at the Mercer Street Grassroots District. The Grassroots District has several local shops to browse, from art galleries to bookstores. Fuel up after a day spent shopping at one of the delicious restaurants located within the district. 

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