Winnsboro kicks off Christmas on Sunday

WINNSBORO – The first Christmas parade of the season will be the Winnsboro parade this Sunday, Nov. 28. It will start at 5:15 p.m. with the theme, Winter Wonderland. Those who would like to participate can contact the Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce at 803-635-4242 or email [email protected] for a registration form. To participate, entries […]

Area Christmas parades scheduled

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood, Ridgeway and Winnsboro Christmas parades return this year after they didn’t happen last year due to concerns over the pandemic. Winnsboro Parade The first of the three parades will be the Winnsboro parade on Sunday, Nov. 28. It will start at 5:15 p.m. with the theme, Winter Wonderland. Those who would like […]

Experience a nostalgic ‘snowy’ day of Christmas shopping in Ridgeway

RIDGEWAY – Would you like to see a snowy Christmas?  Satisfy your nostalgic impulses for a snowy day of holiday shopping and dining with a first stop at Ridgeway’s Welcome Center – aka, the World’s Smallest Police Station – in downtown Ridgeway. Inside you will find a charming old fashioned Christmas tree featuring photo ornaments […]

Ridgeway welcomes Christmas

RIDGEWAY – Ridgeway leaders lit a smaller tree this year but the effect was the same – the heralding of the Christmas season. The downtown buildings and homes were lit to the nines this year and shops were brimming with every Christmas gift imaginable – clothes, trinkets, sweets and home décor. Christmas music filled the […]

BW & RW to light trees this weekend

BLYTHEWOOD/RIDGEWAY – Ridgeway will host the Lights of Ridgeway on Friday, Dec. 4, from 6:30 – 8 p.m. at the Ridgeway Town Hall. Following the tree lighting, everyone is invited to tour the town’s Christmas lights – routes will be provided. There will also be shopping and dining specials at the town’s shops and restaurants. […]

Fairfield readies for holiday events

WINNSBORO – While families may not be able to gather this holiday season, there are still lots of holiday events to be enjoyed in the county. Shop Small! Everyone knows to shop small on Saturday, Nov. 28, but this year, more than ever, it’s important to shop small every shopping day. Most local holiday events […]

Christmas on the Ridge

RIDGEWAY – Ridgeway packed in holiday fun Dec. 6-7 with carriage rides, visits with Santa, the Geiger chorus joined by Elsa from ‘Frozen.’

The sun shined on Ridgeway parade

Shop Small on Saturday

FAIRFIELD COUNTY – While Black Friday kicks off the Christmas holidays in many towns, the magic day in Fairfield County is the next day – Shop Small Saturday. “After a big day of shopping the big stores on Black Friday, come back home to Winnsboro and Ridgeway for some really great shopping on Saturday in […]

Christmas on the Ridge