The most wonderful time of the year has finally arrived and lots of things are happening in and around the Historic Marietta Square. From the Lights of LIFE to candlelight home tours to a visit from Santa himself, Brock Built residents in Marietta will find plenty of holiday cheer near their new homes. Here are a few upcoming events you don’t want to miss: – Lights of LIFE at LIFE University: A long standing tradition in the Marietta community, the Lights of LIFE has grown to be one of the most popular light shows in the southeast and has attracted more than 500,000 spectators from the surrounding areas. Enjoy a drive across the brilliantly illuminated one-and-a-half mile campus. Shows will be held every night from 6-9 p.m. through Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2014. The cost is $5 per car Monday through Thursday, $10 per car Friday through Sunday. – Marietta Square Food Tour: Beginning Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, be sure to take a break from your holiday shopping and enjoy a taste of local flavor at the Square’s most appetizing restaurants and bakeries. Tickets are $45 per person and can be purchased here. – Santa’s Workshop: Santa has set up shop in Glover Park and is ready to take photos with Marietta families before venturing back to the North Pole. His workshop will be open to visitors from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 13-14 and Dec. 20-23, 2014. The last day to see Santa on the Square will be Wednesday, Dec. 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For residents of Brock Built’s Manget and Manor Park communities, all of these exciting events are only footsteps away from their new homes in Marietta! Manget was recently recognized with five prestigious awards for Building Design at the 2014 OBIE Awards and is located in the exceptional Marietta City School district. These classically-inspired homes showcase a unique combination of Boral brick, cedar shake and 100 percent James Hardie siding, as well as upscale interior features and finishes. These homes are priced from the $300,000s. Manor Park is a community of trendy, executive level townhomes located within easy walking distance to the Square. They not only offer access to an exciting urban lifestyle, but are also appointed with sought-after features such as site-finished hardwood flooring, gourmet kitchens, contemporary lighting and eco-friendly designs through Brock Built’s innovative GreenSmart program. Visit the Brock Built website to learn more about the new Cobb County homes for sale near Marietta Square or contact Susann Bouchillon at 404-545-3017.