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November 23rd, 2011

Izo Makes Season Bright at Tripp Family Christmas Lights

Izo the Snowman
Georgia Tourism’s holiday promotion makes a stop in Dodge County

What:The state’s official holiday campaign is making a stop in Dodge County. Come out and take your picture with Izo the traveling snowman at Tripp Family Christmas Lights in Yonkers. Izo will pose for pictures, hand out free coloring sheets and candy, and tell your family about the wonderful holiday events and attractions across Georgia. Visitors are encouraged to take pictures with Izo and post them to his photo album on Facebook and Twitter.

Who: Izo is a snowman from up North who has traveled to Georgia in search of a more temperate climate and authentic holiday experiences. Izo is visiting holiday events, festivals, destinations, and more across the state through January 8, 2012. Izo is sharing his whereabouts and experiences via and

Why: “Izo Explores Georgia” is an opportunity for the state’s tourism assets to promote their Georgia holiday special offers, festivals and events via the state’s social media channels and The campaign encourages visitors and locals to “follow” Izo as he travel across Georgia. It is an excellent opportunity to not only increase the state’s social network, but encourage existing fans and followers to get out and Explore Georgia.

When: November 25-30th
Daily at 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Where:Tripp Family Christmas Lights
63 Macedonia Church Road, Cochran, GA 31014

Source: 13WMAZ Where you Live for Bleckley, Dodge and Pulaski

November 20th, 2011

Wonderland of Christmas Lights in Yonkers, GA

Tripp Family Christmas Lights 2010
The Tripp Family invites you to see the 2011 Christmas Lights display; a free family event. A true reflection of holiday spirit, the Tripp Family dedicates two months to decorate their entire yard and invites strangers to view their lavish display. Bring your family and friends to walk-through and enjoy this Wonderland of Lights in Yonkers, GA.

The Tripp Family invites you to view their 2011 Christmas Lights display. For about 27 years it has been a Dodge County family tradition for the Tripp Family to elaborately decorate their home with well over 100 thousand lights, numerous holiday scenes, and Santa Claus greeting children. Every year the Tripps illuminate their home as a testament to the joy of family and the miracles that happen every day by inviting visitors to walk through their yard and experience Christmas lights up-close. The Tripp Family Christmas Lights promise to brighten your family’s holiday season.

The lights will be on starting Friday, Nov. 25 and ending on Wednesday, Dec. 28 during the hours of 6PM until 10PM Sunday through Thursday and 6PM until 11PM Friday and Saturday. Santa Claus will be appearing for children and families on December 3rd, 4th, 10th, 11th, and 16th-24th during the hours of 7PM until 9:30PM. Bring your family and friends to see the Tripp Family Christmas Lights located in Yonkers, Georgia at 63 Macedonia Church Road, Cochran, GA 31014 off of Highway 257 between Chester, GA and Empire, GA. For more information, event details, photos and directions visit the website at You can also follow the Tripp Family Christmas Lights on Facebook,, Twitter,, or Google+,