The Annual "Christmas on Salem Street" events begin at 5pm on Fri., Dec. 6, with Christmas Carols at the Depot, followed by the Lighting of the Apex Christmas Tree by Mayor Lance Olive. Then Santa and Mrs. Claus arrive on one of the Horse Drawn Carriages at the front of the Downtown Fire House between 5:45-6pm. Other activities include Horse Drawn Carriages, "Kiddy Christmas Train Ride", Christmas cookie decorating, face painting, sidewalk carolers, bell ringing group and "Santa's Workshop" sponsored by Home Depot.
Sat., Dec. 7 activities include the Apex Rotary Pancake Breakfast (7-11am), pictures with Santa (9am-2pm) and the Grand Christmas Parade (5pm). Sun., Dec. 8 activities include the annual Apex Historical Holiday Home Tour (1-5pm).