Dogs will be the stars this Saturday in Jonesborough as town holiday events continue.

From STAFF REPORTS

The Christmas in Olde Jonesborough series continues on Saturday, Dec. 1, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. with Doggone Christmas.

Santa will be in his sleigh for visits and pictures with your furry friends.

Professional photography will be available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. with proceeds going to the Jonesborough Dog Park and the Washington County Animal Shelter; photos are free with donations encouraged.

Homemade treats will be available for you to custom decorate and add to your dog’s stocking. The Christmas Market will also be offering handmade local goods including several vendors with pet-friendly items.

At 11 a.m., children ages 5 to 12 are invited to make a gingerbread dog house at the International Storytelling Center. The workshop is free and you may register at jonesboroughtn.org.

Dog Costume Contests will begin at 1 p.m. in front of the Courthouse including Ugliest Christmas Sweater, Best Holiday Costume and Pet/Owner Look-a-like.

Prizes will be awarded for best overall in each category.

For more information about this weekend or the Christmas in Olde Jonesborough Series, visit jbochristmas.com or call (423) 753.1010.