November 21, 2020 11:02:38 PM
Monday, Nov. 30
Virtual Christmas Tree Lighting -- Columbus lights its city tree via Facebook Live and WCBI at 6 p.m., with carolers and special guests including Santa and Miz Claus. Virtually chat with Santa following the lighting. Main Street Columbus, 662-328-6305.
Tuesday, Dec. 1
"Deck the Halls" -- Lowndes County Master Gardeners host a Christmas decorating seminar at 10 a.m. via Zoom. (Members may sign up to attend in person at the Lowndes Extension office, if desired.) Register for the video conference at
msstateextension.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwsdO2sqD4rH9aNj7xibIs0KNCiuhbdb5VI to receive a link. 662-328-2111.
Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 2-3
Holiday Bazaar -- Shop for Christmas at the annual Holiday Bazaar held at the Mill; more details to come. Follow on [email protected]; 662-323-3322.
Thursday, Dec. 3
Hospice Tree Lighting Ceremony -- Baptist Hospice-Golden Triangle honors lives of those lost with this outdoor event at 5:30 p.m. at 2309 Bluecutt Road, Suite B. Light refreshments served. 662-243-1173.
Friday, Dec. 4
Grinch Fest -- Don't let the grinch steal your Christmas; watch for plans. This event from 5-8 p.m. features downtown shopping, activities and getting your "passport" stamped in Whoville. Main Street Columbus, 662-328-6305.
Sunday, Dec. 6
The Art of Hospitality -- The Columbus Arts Council presents Ralph Null, Sarah Labensky, Terry Conerly and Jason Sims sharing advice on entertaining with wines, food and flowers, 1-4 p.m. at the Rosenzweig Arts Center, 501 Main St. Bid on table arrangements, fine wines and art. Tickets $50. columbus-arts.org, 662-328-2787.
Saturday, Dec. 12
Whoville Cruisin' -- Cars, trucks, golf carts and gators are invited to decorate "Grinch-style" and join this cruise through downtown Columbus at 3:30 p.m. Meet at the Hitching Lot Farmers' Market, Second Avenue and Second Street North, between 2-3 p.m. (No vehicle to be driven outside parade route that is not street legal.) Main Street Columbus, 662-328-6305.
Tuesdays in December
Holiday Fun at 501 -- Bring your lunch and enjoy sounds of the season 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Columbus Arts Council, 501 Main St. Drinks, live music and holiday fun provided. Free. Music by: Dec. 1-Mother Goose; Dec. 8-Jessica Horton; Dec. 15-Jace Ferraez; Dec. 22-Suzuki Strings. 662-328-2787.