December 17, 2015 Events

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Thursday, December 17, 2015
» 17 All Day Event
Bluefield Yarn Company Knit and Crochet Class
Repeats weekly until 12/17/15

Happy Place Nite at the Bluefield Yarn Company is on Thursdays from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Find your happy place at Bluefield Yarn Company! Bring your knit or crochet projects and enjoy the company of fellow yarn enthusiasts as you work on your latest treasure! For more information, call 304.800.4229 or visit www.bluefieldyarncompany.com.

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

Where
Lotito City Park, 1780 Stadium Dr, Bluefield, WV 24701,
Description
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; info@cityofbluefield.com; www.cityofbluefield.com

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

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

Where
3213 Black Oak Rd, Princeton, WV 24740
Description
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

All Day Event
Happy Place Nite at the Bluefield Yarn Company
Repeats weekly until 12/31/15

Where
Bluefield Yarn Company, 313 Federal St, Bluefield, WV 24701
Description
Happy Place Nite at the Bluefield Yarn Company is on Thursdays from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Find your happy place at Bluefield Yarn Company! Bring your knit or crochet projects and enjoy the company of fellow yarn enthusiasts as you work on your latest treasure! For more information, call 304.800.4229 or visit www.bluefieldyarncompany.com.

All Day Event
"One Tank Trip" on the Holiday of Lights
Repeats daily until 12/18/15

Happy Holidays. WOAY is doing their popular segment "One Tank Trip" on the "Holiday of Lights". It airs Thursday (Dec 17) at 6 & 11 and again on Fri (Dec 18( at 6 am and noon! I had fun!

Keith Conner
News Director