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The holiday season is upon us – Time to deck the halls.

The holiday season has arrived and area residents celebrate with food, decorations, and gifts.


A table lovingly set with heirloom lace linen to welcome guests. Photo by Linda Fierman


Small and large families give thanks for their blessings. Photo by Rita Van Fleet


A sophisticated entry décor welcomes guests. Photo by Rita Van Fleet


A cheerful swag hung with oyster shells from the family’s native Louisiana offers a twist to traditional décor. Photo by Rita Van Fleet


Cheerful postal workers wear smiles despite being inundated by holiday packages. Photo by Rita Van Fleet


Local stores are filled with fragrant holiday décor to tease shoppers to stop and buy. Photo by Rita Van Fleet


An early set of lights covering acres offers a joyous display celebrating the season. Photo by Rita Van Fleet


Display is well worth a short ride down Yellow Creek Road. Photo by Rita Van Fleet

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Please send holiday pictures (events, decorations, parties, and people) and pictures from Big Canoe and the local community to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Animal and nature pictures are always welcome. Include names, dates, and events, locations and a contact email address or phone number. Extra pictures will be included on the Smoke Signals Scrapbook on Facebook. Please submit high-resolution photos. If using a phone, send pictures original size.

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