November 12, 2018

NOVEMBER

BRASS TRANSIT – THE MUSIC OF CHICAGO
November 17
Missouri Theater, 717 Edmond St.
7:30 p.m., 816-279-1225, Saintjosephperformingarts.org
This Chicago tribute band has world-class horns, a rocking rhythm and vocals that will transport you back to the 70’s when the band Chicago ruled the airwaves.

HOLIDAY PARK & SOUTH POLE
Opens Friday after Thanksgiving – Jan 1
Krug Park, 3500 St. Joseph Ave. & Hyde Park, 8th & Hyde Park Ave.
816-271-5500, stjoemo.info
Over 100,000 visitors annually drive through the amazing winter wonderlands, which features holiday displays and thousands of twinkling lights. Largest holiday display in Northwest Missouri. Free admission, donations are appreciated.

SAINT JOSEPH SYMPHONY HOLIDAY HOMES TOUR
November 24-25
Various locations in St. Joseph
816-233-7701 or email info@saintjosephsymphony.org
Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday noon-4pm. Tickets available at HyVee, Jamie’s Secret Garden, saintjosephsymphony.org.
$20 advance/ $25 at the door.  Tickets include tour of all four locations.  Tour proceeds benefit the Saint Joseph Symphony and its programs including youth concerts and Instrument Infusion. Homes include:  The O’Connor House- 2316 N 22nd Street, Old World Charm- 3015 Ashland Ave, The Hax-Ferrell House- 417 S 11th Street, The Milton-Tootle Home- 300 West Louis Street.

DECEMBER

HOLIDAYS DOWNTOWN
December 1
Coleman Hawkins Park at Felix Street Square, 701 Felix St.
6 – 9 p.m.
816-233-9192, facebook.com/downtownstj
Kick of the Holiday season with us in Historic Downtown St. Joseph! Join us at Felix Street Square for a short parade followed by the downtown lighting switch flip at the Gazebo. Then enjoy FREE carriage rides (this year we have 2!!!), FREE hot cocoa at the concession area and activities all over downtown! Make sure to pick up a map in the park to guide you to pictures with Santa, ornament making, cupcake and cookie decorating, face painting and more! Between activities enjoy music at the Gazebo and end the night at the Square with a holiday performance by Under the Big Oak Tree at 8 pm. We can’t wait for you to see all that is BRIGHT about downtown!

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA AND THE GINGERBREAD WORKSHOP
December 1
2818 Frederick Ave. St. Joseph, MO 64506
Breakfast 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  Gingerbread Workshop begins at 11:30 a.m.
816-233-7003 or frontdesk@albrecht-kemper.org, Albrecht-Kemper.org
Enjoy a pancake breakfast with Santa and stay after to build and decorate your own gingerbread house.

ROBIDOUX RESIDENT THEATRE PRESENTS A CHRISTMAS CAROL: THE MUSICAL
December 7-8-9
Missouri Theater, 717 Edmond Street
7:30 p.m. (Fri/Sat), 2pm (Sun)
816-232-1778 , Rrtstjoe.org

MAKING SPIRITS BRIGHT – CHRISTMAS SHOW ON ICE
December 7
St Joseph Bode Ice Arena, 2500 Southwest Pkwy
Show Times: Friday & Saturday 6:30 p.m., Sunday 3:00 p.m.
Bundle up and head to Bode Ice Arena for this spectacular Christmas show on the ice. Watch members of the St. Joseph Figure Skating Club as they present a magical ice show. For more information, please contact Bode Ice Arena at (816) 271-5506.

HOLIDAY TEA AT THE WYETH-TOOTLE MANSION
December 13
1100 Charles Street
4:00 p.m.
816-232-8471 or sjm@stjosephmuseum.org, facebook.com/stjosephmuseum.org
Celebrate the season at the beautiful 1879 Wyeth-Tootle Mansion with a holiday tea featuring wine, Champaign, tea sandwiches, savory dishes, smoked salmon, and sweets!  The Mansion features ornate walnut woodwork, oil-on-canvass paintings on the first-floor ceilings, and gorgeous stained glass windows and all floors will be open for guests.  $35 per person, pre-paid reservations required.

VIENNESE HOLIDAY
December 15
Missouri Theater, 717 Edmond, St. Joseph MO
7:00 p.m.
816-233-7701, info@saintjosephsymphony.org, saintjosephsymphony.org 
Join the Saint Joseph Symphony for an elegant party and a rollicking ride! Enjoy Mozart father-
&- son sleigh rides, waltzes of Johann Strauss II, and a side trip to Hungary for a mirthful March
of Liszt. Polkas, gallops, and a rousing sing-along will send you on your Merry Christmas way!

THE HAYGOODS 2018 CHRISTMAS EXTRAVAGANZA
December 28
Missouri Theater, 717 Edmond St.
7:00 p.m.
Branson’s most popular show will bring their Legendary Christmas Spectacular show to town! The Haygoods bring the house down with incredibly tight harmonies, innovative, energetic choreography and amazing performances on over 20 different instruments!Last Friday in December. Tickets available at https://www.itickets.com/events/402247 or call 1-800-965-9324.

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