Christmas on the Coosa

 

Wetumpka’s Christmas on the Coosa continues to bring people from all over the state to enjoy Wetumpka’s family atmosphere and unique heritage. Thousands of people journey to Wetumpka, Alabama, located 10 miles north of Montgomery, Al on U.S. 21/231. Called the “City of Natural Beauty” Wetumpka is a quaint, historic town nestled along the banks of the Coosa River and is home to the annual Christmas on the Coosa celebration. The event features activities and events for the whole family. The day-long Christmas on the Coosa celebration features a car show, children’s character breakfast, entertainment for children and a show case for local talent. The annual street parade features over 100 entries and passes along the area for arts & crafts vendors. The evening continues with a ski-in by Santa and the ends with a grand fireworks finale.  Special thanks to our sponsors: Wind Creek Casino and Hotel, Wetumpka Pharmacy and Chrietzberg Photography.

Christmas on the Coosa Street Parade Update

Based upon the information we have been given of severe weather, it is in the best interest for everyone that Gold Star Park Morning Stage Entertainment and all afternoon activities be canceled for Saturday, December 11, 2021. The Street Parade will be moved to Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at 6pm and South Main Street from 231 will be closed at 5:30pm. Skiing Santa has been canceled and the fireworks show will be postponed (TBA). The Character Breakfast will go as planned on Saturday, December 11, 2021. Character Breakfast tickets are all sold out.

2021 Christmas on the Coosa Night Parade Route

City of Wetumpka Christmas Market

“City of Wetumpka Christmas Market” Saturday, December 18th from 11am-5pm at the Wetumpka Farmers Market. There are many components that need to come together for Christmas on the Coosa and although all activities and schedules do not match in order to postpone, we want to provide this opportunity to our wonderful vendors and our community. All vendors have been contacted, will receive a refund and this Christmas Market is free for all 2021 COTC Vendors. Please come support and shop for those last minute gifts.