VOL. 130 | NO. 229 | Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Mid-South Ice House will be open for its Holiday Season from Friday, Nov. 27, through Jan. 5 at 10705 Ridgeway Industrial Drive in Olive Branch. Special events include a “Frozen” Friday Skate, a Star Wars Skate, a Grinchmas Skate and more. Visit midsouthicehouse.com for a schedule.
The Peabody will kick off the holiday season with Santa’s arrival and its tree-lighting ceremony Friday, Nov. 27, at 149 Union Ave. Events begin with the 11 a.m. Duck March. Local choirs will sing throughout the day, and Santa and his elves will arrive after the 5 p.m. Duck March to pass out candy and light the Peabody Christmas tree. Visit peabodymemphis.com.
Eyewear Gallery will hold a food drive for Mid-South Food Bank throughout November at its office, 428 Perkins Road Extended. Anyone who donates two cans of food can suggest someone to receive a free vision screening on Fridays from noon to 2 p.m. Visit eyeweargallery.com or call 901-763-2020.
City of Germantown will host its holiday tree lighting Friday, Nov. 27, at Municipal Park Lake, 1900 S. Germantown Road. Come at 5 p.m. to sing holiday songs and toast marshmallows. Following the 5:30 p.m. tree lighting, merrymakers can enjoy refreshments and visit with Santa. Visit germantown-tn.gov.
South Main Trolley Night will be held Friday, Nov. 27, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the South Main Historic Arts District. Visit gosouthmain.com/trolley-night.html for details.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host two author discussions/signings on Saturday, Nov. 28, at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Oxford, Miss., author Ashton Lee will discuss “A Cherry Cola Christmas” at 2 p.m., and MasterChef winner Whitney Miller will discuss “Whitney Miller’s New Southern Table” at 4 p.m. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
Bridging Souls Productions will present “Celebration,” its five-year anniversary concert, Saturday, Nov. 28, at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at the Buckman Performing & Fine Arts Center, 69 Perkins Road Extended. Buy tickets at buckmanartscenter.com.
ArtBash on Flicker Street will be held Sunday, Nov. 29, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at David Lusk Gallery-Temp, 64 Flicker St., and Flicker Street Studio, 74 Flicker. DLG-Temp will showcase Ted Faiers’ “Seasons’ Greetings,” featuring more than 30 years if holiday woodcuts. Flicker Street Studio will exhibit “Group Show: The Instructors.” Visit flickerstreetstudio.com and davidluskgallery.com.