Johnston County Event Calendar

Nov
24
Sat
Shop Small Selma Event @ UpTown Selma
Nov 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Shop Small Selma Event @ UpTown Selma | Selma | North Carolina | United States

Saturday, November 24, 2018
10 am – 2 pm
Selma, NC

NOW is the time to get that Christmas Shopping DONE !!

Uptown Selma Businesses are open and ready for business, so grab a “PASSPORT” from any participating merchant and get going. Each participating business will give a stamp and once your passport is filled, you can enter it for a chance to win a gift basket filled with goodies, deals and coupons. Extra entries for every $20 spent at participating businesses on Railroad, Anderson, Raiford, Webb and Waddell Streets.
Santa’s elves will be on hand for photo ops, shopping help and general all-around merriment.
Shop Small Pop-Up vendors will be set up along Raiford Street.
Christmas Jubilee Show Live @ The Rudy at 12:40 pm
Get to know your Local, Small Businesses
and SHOP SMALL, SELMA.

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Dec
4
Tue
Selma Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting @ Uptown Selma
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Selma Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting @ Uptown Selma | Selma | North Carolina | United States

Here’s the perfect way to begin the holiday season and create a fun family and friends tradition. Join as Selma presents the Christmas parade, lighting up the night sky with twinkling lights. Of course that most important visitor of all will join the lineup; Santa Claus. Selma will be hopping with excitement as the Christmas Season begins on this very special night.

6:00 p.m. – We will have live entertainment preforming on the stage in front of Town Hall on Raiford Street in Uptown Selma.

7:00 p.m. The ever-popular Christmas Parade begins! The parade will begin at Selma Elementary School and make its way through town and continue the entire length of Raiford Street and then turn up Railroad Street and end once again at Selma Elementary. The town will be lit up and the spirit will shine through all the lights and music and fanfare for the most anticipated visit from Santa at the end.

Immediately Following Parade: Our 2018 Miss Railroad Days, Hannah Musa, will light the tree and start the Christmas Fireworks Display.

Date: Tuesday, December 4 2018

Entertainment Start Time: 6:00 p.m.
Parade Start Time: 7:00 p.m.
Fireworks Start Time: Immediately Following Parade (approx. 7:45 p.m.)

Parade Line Up: 6:00 p.m. at Selma Elementary School

Parade Entry Fee: Free

Parade Entry Deadline: Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Please call Selma Parks and Recreation for complete information at 919-975-1411

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Dec
15
Sat
Selma Santa Train @ Historic Union Depot
Dec 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Selma Santa Train @ Historic Union Depot

All aboard! Join us for an unforgettable seasonal journey on the Selma Santa Train.
Young and old will be whisked off to enjoy the round trip ride with Santa on board.
Does Santa really like juice and cookies? You’ll find out as they are served while on the train.
Families are encourage to wear their pajamas and be ready to join in on the caroling and sing-along while on board.
Date: Saturday, December 15, 2018

Tickets On Sale: August 31, 2018

Fee: Adults 13 and older – $55.00
Children 12 – 1 year – $45.00
Infants up to 1 year – FREE in lap

Location: Selma Train Depot
500 E. Railroad Street | Selma, NC 27576

Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm (Train departs Union Station 10:00 am SHARP and will return at 11:45 am)
Please call Selma Parks and Recreation for complete information at 919-975-1411

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Jan
19
Sat
Polar Bear Run @ Uptown Selma
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Polar Bear Run @ Uptown Selma  | Selma | North Carolina | United States

Saturday, January 19, 2019
10:00 – Uptown Selma
Join us for the 3rd Annual Polar Bear Run 5K through Uptown Selma.
Registration is on the day of the event at the corner of Webb and Waddell Streets
$10 per runner — pets are free of charge

Run with your DOG, CAT, BIRD, LIZARD, GOLDFISH, WHATEVER!
(Must clean up if pet makes waste and all pets must be on leash)

This is an unsanctioned run – Timer will be available for those interested in knowing their run time.

Lots of fun, pictures and laughs — See you there!
Please call Melissa at Selma Parks and Recreation for more information.
919-965-9841 ext 8003

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