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Nov
1
Thu
Clinton-Sease Farm Corn Maze @ Clinton-Sease Farm
Nov 1 – Dec 22 all-day

Corn Maze & Playground Hours:

Fridays: 6PM – 11PM

Saturdays: 10 AM – 11PM

Sundays: 2PM – 7PM

Bring your own flashlight

Dec
11
Tue
Nature of Winter with Rudy Mancke @ McKissick Museum
Dec 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The December solstice marks the darkest day of the year and the beginning of Winter. It also means one last chance to catch Rudy Mancke’s popular lunchtime lecture outside McKissick Museum on the Historic Horseshoe (weather permitting). The last Rudy talk of 2018 will be held Tuesday, December 11th, from 12pm to 1pm. Free and open to the public, guests are encouraged to bring items of interest for Rudy to examine. No live animals please.

Mark Rapp’s Jingle Bell Jazz: a ‘Nawlins Christmas @ Trustus Theatre
Dec 11 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Jingle Bell Jazz: A ‘Nawlins Christmas
Dec 11, 7:30pm

*THIS EVENT SELLS OUT SO BUY YOUR TIX TODAY

From beautiful jazz vocals to the streets of New Orleans, Jingle Bell Jazz 2019 presents two awesome Christmas shows in one!

We’re taking you to New Orleans as the Soda City Brass Band presents a funky, fun ‘Nawlins Christmas! As if that isn’t enough, we’re also featuring the soulful vocal stylings of Cat Galan with stellar, small group jazz arrangements by pianist Bert Ligon (Director of Jazz Studies at USC).

Laissez les bons temps rouler!

Mark Rapp: trumpet, musical director
Cat Galan: vocals
Bert Ligon: piano, arranger
Chris Church: drums
Jonathan Knott: guitar
Stuart Ray: saxophones
Dustin Retzlaff: bass
Sebastian Strevens: saxophones
Matt Buck: sousaphone

Beginner Ballroom Dance class @ Elite Ballroom Academy
Dec 11 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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Group classes. Always beginner level. No experience or partner required. Dance rotates each month so you can learn a wide variety of dances.

Categories: Arts & Entertainment
Dec
12
Wed
Monica Rich Kosann Trunk Show at Sylvan’s Jewelers @ Sylvan's Jewelers
Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

Discover charming holiday gifts from designer Monica Rich Kosann’s enchanting collections. Join Sylvan’s Jewelers at 1500 Main Street in Columbia on Wednesday, December 12 for an exclusive look at the designer’s latest gems in sterling silver and 18-karat gold. Choose a picture-perfect modern locket; fall for a whimsical posey ring or bracelet; pick a pendant with personal meaning. For more information call 803.779.2250 or email dwilcox@sylvans.com.

Dec
14
Fri
The Mothers Holiday Sketch Comedy Show @ Trustus Theatre
Dec 14 @ 11:00 pm

Get wrapped up in the spirit of the season and laugh your way on to the naughty list.

The Mother Comedy Group is ready to make you laugh til that belly is shakin’ like a bowl full of jelly! Leave the kiddies at home for some adult holiday fun. Whether it’s overzealous carolers, Santa Rambo, or inappropriate Starbucks greetings, we’ve got the cure to your seasonal affective disorder.

The bar will be open and the spirits will be bright.

Dec
15
Sat
Annual Newberry Boys Farm Toy Drive Bike Run @ NEWBERRY SHRINE CLUB TOY DRIVE
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

NEW DATE AND TIME — Join us in helping area kids have a wonderful Christmas and fill the fire truck with trinkets and toys for all girls and boys! This event not only helps the Newberry Boys Farm ministry, but also Newberry County Sheriff’s Department in helping local children in the surrounding area have a white Christmas! TOY DRIVE STARTS AT 10 AM- BOLAND’S HARDWARE 745 CHAPIN ROAD, CHAPIN – ENDS AT 2:30 AT THE NEWBERRY SHRINE CLUB 196 SHRINE CLUB ROAD, NEWBERRY.

Roberto Coin Trunk Show at Sylvan’s Jewelers @ Sylvan's Jewelers
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Wrap up your holiday shopping with gifts from Roberto Coin’s newly “coined” collections. Join Schiffman’s Jewelers in Winston-Salem for a hands-on look at the celebrated designer’s holiday collections. Choose a fabulous pair of earrings from the Petals collection; go classic with a pair of Perfect Gold Hoops; brighten things up with a highly polished gold and diamond Torchon band For more information call 803.779.2250 or email dwilcox@sylvans.com.

The Mothers Holiday Sketch Comedy Show @ Tapp's Arts Center
Dec 15 @ 8:00 pm

Get wrapped up in the spirit of the season and laugh your way on to the naughty list.

The Mother Comedy Group is ready to make you laugh til that belly is shakin’ like a bowl full of jelly! Leave the kiddies at home for some adult holiday fun. Whether it’s overzealous carolers, Santa Rambo, or inappropriate Starbucks greetings, we’ve got the cure to your seasonal affective disorder.

The bar will be open and the spirits will be bright.

Two Performances!

Saturday, December 15 at 8pm
Thursday, December 20 at 7:30pm

Tickets are $10. They can be purchased at the door, 30 minutes before the performance or at the website below. Seating is general admission so come early for prime seats.

Town Theatre Presents Home for the Holidays @ Town Theatre
Dec 15 @ 8:00 pm – Dec 16 @ 3:00 pm

Join Town Theatre for a special holiday event, Home for the Holidays, featuring classic holiday songs from the funny to the formal.

Vocalists include and Josh Finch (Big Fish), Kathy Hartzog (Driving Miss Daisy), Clayton King (Hairspray), Kerri Roberts (West Side Story), Shannon Scruggs (Always Patsy Cline) and Scott Vaughan (Willy Wonka). “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” will be Agnes Babb (Sweet and Hot), William Ellis (The Little Mermaid), Kristy O’Keefe (The Buddy Holly Story), Rachel Glowacki (West Side Story), Kendall Scruggs (Peter Pan) and Greer Seay (Beauty & the Beast). Members of the Town Teen Troupe as well as an ensemble of young people will join in on the fun and we’ll even include a Christmas carol sing-along.

And… What’s the holiday without extended family coming to stay? We’re thrilled to have special guests returning home to Town for this holiday spectacular including Mary Beth Branham, Brian Childers, Becky Combs, Bobby Craft, Dick Goodwin and Valdina Hall.

Home for the Holidays will be presented for two shows only ~ Saturday, Dec. 15 at 8 PM and Sunday, December 16 at 3 PM. Tickets are $25 for adults; $20 for seniors/college/military and $15 for youth 17 and under. Members can make advanced reservations beginning Monday, Nov. 26 and will save $5/ticket. (This show is NOT a part of the season membership.) Tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, Dec. 3.

To purchase tickets, please visit towntheatre.com or call 803-799-2510.