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Finding Old-Fashioned Holiday Fun in Ferndale

Finding Old-Fashioned Holiday Fun in Ferndale

Remember the way Christmas felt as a kid? In Ferndale, California, you can still find that holiday magic.

A visit to the Victorian Village is like stepping back in time to childhood, when the holidays still held a sense of joy, excitement and wonder. If you’re thinking of visiting Ferndale this holiday, these attractions, events and activities are sure to rekindle the Christmas spirit.

Why Ferndale Is One of America's Best Christmas Towns

Why Ferndale Is One of America's Best Christmas Towns

Nestled in a pastoral valley near the California Redwoods, the historic coastal town of Ferndale—legendary for its lovingly preserved Victorians and Normal Rockwell-esque Main Street—is pure magic at Christmas. A glowing downtown with a towering living Christmas tree (America’s tallest), picturesque setting between farms and forest, and spirit of small-town Americana make this historic hamlet one of America's best towns to visit for the holidays.