5 Things To Do: December 17 to 21

Songs and sleigh rides to get you in the seasonal spirit.



 


Watch the ultimate Christmas classic

See the heartwarming family classic to put you in the holiday spirit as three Ghosts of Christmas show Scrooge the value of giving. A Christmas Carol, now in its 19th (and final) season at the Citadel, is universally beloved for its dynamic themes and uplifting message. The production runs until December 23.

Citadel Theatre, 9828 101A Ave., 780-425-1820, citadeltheatre.com 


Participate in a pantomime

See — and take part in — Little Red Riding Hood, until December 30 at Fort Edmonton Park. In true British Pantomime style, you're encouraged to participate, and the more you do, the better the play becomes!

Fort Edmonton Park, 7000 143 St., 780-496-7381fortedmontonpark.ca


Get into the swing of the holidays

Listen to some holiday songs by The River City Big Band with guest Chandelle Rimmer on December 19 for their Swingin' Christmas and Cool Yule. 

Betty Andrews Recital Hall, MacEwan University, 11110 014 Avenue NW, 780-497-4470tixonthesquare.ca


Dash through the snow

Bundle up and go for a ride (in a two-horse open sleigh) down Fort Edmonton Park's Winter Wagon Nights, December 20 to 29. Enjoy a mesmerizing trip along Fort Edmonton's 1920s Street, warm up by the bonfire with some hot chocolate, then shop a collection of uniquely curated gifts. 

Fort Edmonton Park, 7000 143 St., 780-496-7381fortedmontonpark.ca


Enjoy a classical Christmas

From classical Christmas songs to Christmas songs that have become modern classics, the Winspear Centre's A Lightly Classical Christmas has it all, performed by members of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra and guests on December 20. 

Winspear Centre, 4 Winston Churchill Square, 780-428-1414, winspearcentre.com


 

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