December 8, 2015 Events

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Tuesday, December 8, 2015
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Bluefield College Youth Theatre presents A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol

Bluefield College, 3000 College Dr, Bluefield, VA 24605, United States (map)
December 8 & 10: Bluefield College Youth Theatre presents A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol in Harman Auditorium. Once a upon a time there was a Big Bad Wolf. And on Christmas Eve he was visited by the Ghost of Christmas Past, Present and Yet to…wait, isn’t that another story? In this mashup of Grimm’s Fairy Tales and A Christmas Carol the young performers of the Bluefield Youth Theatre usher in the holiday season with this delightful retelling of a beloved Christmas favorite. Time: 7:30 p.m. $5-$10.

All Day Event
Holiday of Lights, Lotito City Park
Repeats daily until 12/31/15

Lotito City Park, 1780 Stadium Dr, Bluefield, WV 24701,
Nov 26-Dec 31: Holiday of Lights, Lotito City Park
The City of Bluefield, West Virginia welcomes you to one of the largest light shows in the two Virginias--over 600,000 lights transformed into a showcase of holiday themes that are sure to touch the hearts of every visitor. Admission is free; however donations are accepted as vehicles exit the park and are greatly appreciated. Hours are Sunday-Thursday from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. and Friday-Saturday 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. 304-327-2494;;

Holiday of Light Activities

•December 5, 12, 19, 26: Hayrides with Santa, Elf and the Farmer ($3/person) and Bonfire. Time: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

•December 6, 13, 20, 27: A walk through the park at the Holiday of Lights Festival in Bluefield. A unique viewing experience walking through our light display highlights the beauty of the holiday season. We invite you to marvel at over 700,000 lights while you take a stroll around the park. Time: 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. Park will open to vehicles at 6 p.m.

•December 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19: A Night in Bethlehem - Bring the entire family and join us on a journey to the Biblical City of Bethlehem. Be a part of history and witness the events that led up to the birth of Jesus Christ. Take a walk through the marketplace and visit the shops. Taste treats at the Bakery and Candy Shops. Participate in “hands-on” activities in the Pottery and Metal Working shops. Hang on to your coins for the Roman census and taxation (coins will be provided). 304-320-7099

•December 4, 11, 18 Santa and his elves at the Ridge Runner Train Station and Trolley will start in the parking lot outside the Holiday of Lights entrance. This will include a visit with Santa and an open-air trolley ride to enjoy 40 plus acres of beautiful light displays. Feel free to bring your camera. Be sure to dress warm and we look forward to seeing you there. 304-327-2401 ext. 2451

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Mountain Vista Christmas Tree Farm
Repeats daily until 12/23/15

3213 Black Oak Rd, Princeton, WV 24740
Nov 28 through Dec 23: Mountain Vista Christmas Tree Farm
Take a horse ride, warm yourself at the field stone fire pit, and enjoy complimentary hot cocoa while taking in a breathtaking multi-county mountaintop view. The farm offers fresh and grapevine wreaths, seasonal arrangements, and homemade apple butter. Hours: Mon-Fri. 1 p.m.-dark; Sat. 9 a.m.-dark; Sun. 1 p.m.-dark. 304-487-1333, 304 920-8571

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Quilted Holiday Auction at Craft Memorial
Repeats daily until 12/08/15

Commerce Street, Commerce St, Bluefield, WV 24701
December 1-8: Quilted Holiday Auction at Craft Memorial
Craft Memorial Library will be holding a silent auction from Dec. 1 - 18 for a selection of quilted items created and donated by the Crafty Quilters.Those interested are invited to stop by the library anytime within the next three weeks to place their bid. Bidding will continue until 1 p.m. on Dec. 18, at which time the winning bidders will be declared. Winners will be notified and do not need to be present to win. For more information, please call 304-325-3943.