The Mid County Performing Arts Company is celebrating its 15th season of bringing “A Whimsical Christmas” to the stage. Under the director of founder Keely Jardell, “A Whimsical Christmas” has become a holiday tradition since 2001, and families from all over Southeast Texas mark this event as one of the official starts to their holiday season.
It’s beginning to look at lot like Christmas at Calder Woods in Beaumont. The senior living community invites its friends and neighbors to get into the holiday spirit by participating in its free annual Christmas tradition Tour of Lights to be held Tuesday, Dec. 15. The public is welcome to come and go from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. at 7080 Calder Ave. Between those times, the senior living community will offer holiday-themed displays and.”
Bring family and friends of all ages to see spectacular, dazzling lights, holiday displays, festive trees and a life-size nativity at the sixth annual Shangri La Christmas Strolls, beginning Thursday, Dec. 10, from 6-8 p.m.
With about half of the Oscar contending movies already in theaters, it’s not a far stretch to begin compiling a short list of nominations for the major awards. If you’ve seen “The Martian,” “Bridge of Spies,” “Creed” and “Inside Out” then you have been keeping up. All of these features could produce nominations in directing and acting categories, not to mention best picture.
The Groves Beautification and Old Fashioned Christmas in Groves committees are inviting the public to a two-fold festive event that begins with the lighting of the City Christmas Tree presented by the Groves Beautification Committee in Celebration Park, located at Lincoln and Coolidge. The park will be decked out for the holidays with the ceremony to begin at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4.
One of the busiest shopping weekends of the year is upon us. So instead of waiting in long lines for sweaters, socks and gift cards, why not enlighten your bestie with tickets to one, or many, of the great shows coming to the Lutcher Theater in Orange?
Kansas City Southern’s 15th annual Holiday Express train will stop in 20 communities in seven states on 24 dates, including at the KCS Yard at 4095 S. Martin Luther King Parkway in Beaumont on Saturday, Nov. 28.
Sweeten up the holiday season with the Art Museum of Southeast Texas (AMSET), by creating a mini winter wonderland at the Gingerbread House Workshop from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 5. Children and their families are invited to design and decorate these sweet holiday gingerbread houses at this annual event.
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