Christmas Lights can be turned on starting Monday, November 21 through Friday, January 13. This is according to city code: res991-regulations-on-holiday-decorative-lighting
IRS News Releases and Headliners – October 28, 2016 oct-2016-irs-event-updates-and-headliners
Notes from October Board Meeting – Victorian Christmas Planning, Haunted Trolley Tour, Trolley Update, Chinese New Year Lanterns: october-2016-board-notes
Victorian Christmas Donations:
We could not put on Victorian Christmas without the generous support of our local business and residential community. We need to raise $14,000 to cover all costs associated with this event this year!
What does Victorian Christmas do for your business? The activities and decorations of Jacksonville’s Victorian Christmas Celebration encourage people to shop, dine, taste, experience and stay in Jacksonville during this holiday time. But more importantly they create memory making experiences that enhance residents and visitors impression of Jacksonville. This is important for all businesses in Jacksonville, not just those which are retail oriented.
Sponsorship for Victorian Christmas (All sponsorships of $500 include Lights & Garlands for downtown core businesses)
- General Decorations, Entertainment & Promotions – $250 (up to 10 sponsor)
- Tree Lighting & Community Caroling – $300 (up to 6 sponsors)
- Christmas Tree – $500 (up to 5 sponsors, Barlett Tree Services will also be recognized as an in-kind donor for the tree)
- Father Christmas – $250 (up to 5 sponsors)
Please Note: f you want to purchase your own greens from Warren Currie, Chippewa Greens of Roseburg, who previously provided greens through the Volunteer Fire Department, he will be in town selling greens the week after Thanksgiving.
Payment can be made by check or credit card.
Make checks payable to “Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce” and include “Victorian Christmas Donation” in the memo.
Print out and complete this from to accompany your check: 2016-victorian-christmas-business-donation-form
Credit card payments can be made online at: https://squareup.com/store/jacksonville-chamber