LIST: Christmas events in the Chattahoochee Valley

LIST: Christmas events in the Chattahoochee Valley
Christmas Events Across the Chattahoochee Valley

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Are your stockings hung by the chimney with care? Are visions of sugar plums dancing in your head? Do you hope St. Nicholas soon will be here?

We’ve got a list of events around the Chattahoochee Valley that are sure to have as much Christmas spirit as you do! Check it out!

Daily through Tuesday, Dec. 18

Festival of Trees Silent Auction

  • Hosted by the Pastoral Institute
  • Columbus Convention and Trade Center, 801 Front Ave. in Columbus, GA
  • One-of-a-kind art from local artists
  • 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday
  • 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Friday and Saturday
  • Closing bids taken on Tuesday, Dec. 18

Wednesday, Dec. 12 through Friday, Dec. 14

Stuff the Sleigh with iHeart Media

  • 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Peachtree Mall in Columbus, GA
  • iHeart Media broadcasting live and accepting gifts for Boys and Girls Club

Thursday, Dec. 13

Holidays Around the World

  • Harris County Library, 7511 GA-116 in Hamilton, GA
  • 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Food, songs, stories and more

Friday, Dec. 14

Holiday Gala and Toy Drive

  • 7:00 p.m.
  • Columbus Convention and Trade Center, 801 Front Ave. in Columbus, GA
  • Sponsored by Forrest B. Johnson and Associates
  • Tickets are free, but required to enter
  • Adult only
  • Please bring an unwrapped toy for a child in need

Saturday, Dec. 15

Davis Broadcasting Needy Children’s Christmas Party

  • Doors open at 8: 00 a.m., Party begins at 830 a.m.
  • Columbus Civic Center, 400 4th St, Columbus, GA
  • The free event is for children 12 and under and they must be accompanied by a parent or guardian

Wreaths Across America

  • 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Volunteers place wreaths on headstones at Main Post Cemetery in Fort Benning, GA
  • Joseph Galloway, co-author of “We Were Soldiers Once...and Young” will be a guest speaker

Gold Star Family Holiday Reception

  • 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • RiverCenter for the Performing Arts, 900 Broadway in Columbus, GA
  • Christmas holiday reception for Gold Star families

Christmas Family Fun Event

  • 4:30 p.m.
  • Calvary Free Will Baptist Church, 6165 Billings Rd. in Columbus, GA
  • Family fun movie with snacks and children’s games

'Tis the Season

  • 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Maneuver Center of Excellence Holiday Band
  • RiverCenter for the Performing Arts, 900 Broadway in Columbus, GA
  • Free tickets available at the RiverCenter box office

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