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
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