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Dickens of a Christmas entertainment schedule

Intersection of Fourth Avenue and Main Street

1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Flat Creek Community Contra Dancers – 100 costumed dancers re-enact the dance scene from the Fezziwig Party.

2 p.m. The Morris Dancers perform a Cornish dance with swords and sticks from the mining communities of Cornwall.

Saturday – City Hall stage

10-11 a.m. – Battle Ground Academy Choral Group

11 a.m. – Westmeade Baptist Church, Decatur Al

Noon – O’Brien Irish Dance Academy

1 p.m. – Kristin Butke School of Irish Dance

2 p.m. – Scott Ellis School of Irish Dance

3 p.m. – St. Philip Catholic Church Emisarios de Cristo

4 p.m. – TBA

Sunday, Dec. 9

Noon – TBA

1 p.m. – David Hampton, keyboardist 

2 p.m. – Harpeth Suzuki Strings 

3 p.m. – TBA

4:30 p.m. – Town Sing, starting at the Main Stage on the Public Square and proceeding to Historic Presbyterian Church at 5 p.m. Everyone is invited to participate in this annual tradition of singing carols. A $1 donation is requested for candles and song sheets at the Square.


Historic Presbyterian Church at Five Points

Saturday, Dec. 8

10-11 a.m. – TRI-M Music Honor Society Chapter 2260 from FHS

11 a.m. to noon – Williamson County Youth Orchestra Small String Ensemble

Noon to 1 p.m. – Eleganza Strings

1-3 p.m. – Clearview Handbell Choir

3-4 p.m. – Eleganza Strings

4 p.m. Cornerstone Presbyterian Church Caroling



Noon to 1 p.m.  – Westhaven Carolers

1 to 3 p.m. – Clearview Handbell Choir

2 p.m. Cornerstone Presbyterian Church Caroling


Main Street Musicians:

2 p.m.  Saturday - Harpeth Suzuki Strings in front of Bob Parks Realty

Kili Walsh – Harpist

Abby Bobo – Harpist

Donal Himely – Water Harmonica Player


Additional entertainment

Pulltight Players on Second Avenue will hold an open house at the theatre, noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8, with holiday refreshments and hot beverages courtesy of Just Love Coffee. Visitors are invited inside to see the historic theatre and take a tour of the theatre and the set of “It's A Wonderful Life.” At 2 p.m., Saturday, there will be a special performance of a selection of scenes from the show for visitors.

The Women of St. Philip Catholic Church on East Main invite the public to a 'Visit with Santa' during A Dickens of a Christmas on Saturday, Dec. 8, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Children will visit with Santa – you're welcome to take your own photos. They will prepare a bag of 'Reindeer Food', decorate a cookie and make an ornament. Cost is $5 per child and proceeds benefit Liberty Elementary.





Posted on: 12/5/2012


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