December Activities - Something for Everyone!
We thought it might be helpful to compile a list of websites for you to check out so you don't miss the many fantastic things to do this December. Below are links that include the activities for kids, Christmas concerts, as well as some activities for all ages to enjoy. Don't miss out!
If you have kids or grandkids, LexFun4Kids has all the information you'll ever need:
31 Family Fun December Activities
If you love Christmas music, consider attending some of these events (several are free!):
Collage: A Holiday Spectacular
What: Featuring the University of Kentucky Men's Chorus, University of Kentucky Women's Choir, and a variety of musicians from the UK School of Music and the Lexington community. A holiday tradition!
Dates: Sat 12/3/16 at 7:30pm-9pm; Sun 12/4/16 at 3pm-4:30pm
What: Join Beaumont Presbyterian Church for their Advent Lessons and Carols on the 2nd Sunday in Advent. Joining the singing choir will be a String Ensemble comprised of SCAPA students and Beaumont Presbyterian Faith Ringers, our bell choir.
Date: Sun 12/4/16 at 11am-12pm
Home for the Holidays Fundraiser
What: Support The Foster Care Council and GreenHouse 17. Live music throughout the night featuring: All The Little Pieces, Paper Moon, The Sway, Whitney Acke, Mandy Ray, Jeana Pillion, Ray Adams, Kris Bentley, David Mclean, Perry Ritter, and Toni Karpinski.
Date: Sun 12/4/16 at 4pm
Kentucky Bach Choir Christmas Concert
What: Christmas with the Kentucky Bach Choir is J.S. Bach's Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 (second cantata) and other sacred works for the season.
Date: Sun 12/4/16 at 7pm-8:30pm
Date: Fri 12/9/16 at 7:30pm
Lexington Philharmonic – A Cathedral Christmas
What: The Cathedral of Christ the King will resound with joyful sounds of chamber choirs, soloists, and orchestra in A Cathedral Christmas!
Date: Sat 12/10/16 at 8pm-10pm
A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols
What: The Adult Choirs and Senior Choristers of Good Shepherd, under the direction of Jon Johnson and organist Schuyler Robinson, will present A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols on December 18 at 5:00. Childcare will be provided, with a reception following the service.
Date: Sun 12/18/16 at 5pm
Jaime Jorge Presents SILENT NIGHT, HOLY NIGHT
What: An Exquisite Christmas Concert. Experience a renewed sense of hope as you discover the joy of CHRIST in Christmas.
Date: Wed 12/21/16 at 7pm…for those of you NOT interested in the UK vs UofL basketball game
And finally, events for all to enjoy!
Southern Lights Holiday Festival
Illuminated Evening @ Shaker Village