Christmas Made in the South brings holiday cheer to Columbus

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - It's only October 26, but Christmas is already taking over downtown Columbus.

The 22nd annual Christmas Made in the South kicked off Friday at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center.

The festival features handmade works of more than 22 artists and master craftsmen from 23 states and even Canada.

Christmas Made in the South runs until 8 p.m. Friday night. You can also go Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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