Dec 11

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Santa Exhibit 2022

Santa Exhibit 2022

On multiple days

The annual exhibit of Santas filling the Thronateeska Science Museum is sure to put you in the holiday spirit! Hundreds of versions of Jolly Old St. Nick document Santa’s appearance through the years and around the world. Go >

Dec 11

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Santa Visits & Photos

Santa Visits & Photos

On multiple days

Enjoy magical moments with Santa now through Christmas Eve! Go >

Dec 4

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Ballet Theatre South Presents The Nutcracker

Ballet Theatre South Presents The Nutcracker

On multiple days

Join us for a timeless holiday tradition that is perfect for the entire family. Don't miss this year's performance of The Nutcracker at the Albany Municipal Auditorium on December 2nd, 3rd, and 4th. Go >

Dec 3

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Book Signing at Northwest Library

Book Signing at Northwest Library

Dec. 3, 11:00AM – 2:00PM

Historical Fiction Novel author Henry Duggan, who wrote of "Savannah on Fire" Jay Beck, author of "Third Party" Jack & Sue Talley, authors of "Never Give Up the Jump" & Michael Aye, author of "The Smugglers of Deal" Go >

Dec 3

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Mark’s Melon Patch Christmas Open House

Mark’s Melon Patch Christmas Open House

Dec. 3, 1:00PM – 5:00PM

ONLY ON SATURDAY & SUNDAY DECEMBER 3rd & 4th!! No Entrance Fee! Movies & take pics with Santa for FREE!! Bring your KIDS & FUR BABIES!!! ALL ACTIVITY PASS for ONLY $10 per person & includes Wagon Rides through our farm fields, Corn Maze, Ornament Painting, Mark's Farm Hoops, Mark's Monster Slides, Trike Track, Doggie Jumper, Face Painting, Animal Feeding, Corn Barn, Duck Races & Playground!!! Activities are from 1 to 5 on both days!! Go >

Dec 10

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Season of Light

Season of Light

On multiple days

Our holiday show, Season of Light, created by Loch Ness Productions, uses images, video, animation, and sound to tell the story of how our holiday traditions are connected to the sky above. December is the darkest month of the year and people all over the world have held festivals, lit candles, and tried to bring light to the darkness of the winter sky. Go >

Dec 3

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Rock & Roll Christmas

Rock & Roll Christmas

Dec. 3, 4:00PM

Let the countdown begin! Mark your calendars for the 32nd Annual Celebration of Lights in Downtown Albany, Georgia! This festive community event will be held on Saturday, December 3, 2022. Join us for food, fun, and live entertainment to celebrate a Rock & Roll Christmas! For questions and additional information, please contact the Downtown Manager's Office at (229) 483-7665. We can't wait to see you there! Go >

Dec 15

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Festival of Lights 2022

Festival of Lights 2022

On multiple days

Drive through the lights, enjoy hot cocoa, and roast marshmallows by the fire pits. Go >

Dec 4

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Santa’s Workshop at Pretoria Fields

Santa’s Workshop at Pretoria Fields

Dec. 4, 12:00PM – 5:00PM

Get ready for a day of family fun at Pretoria Fields with Santa’s Workshops! Come decorate ornaments, frost some cookies & make some wreaths together! Enjoy a live performance and holiday sing-along with The Lovves! Kids will have the opportunity to sing with the band! Go >

Dec 6

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Toddler Takeover

Toddler Takeover

On multiple days

Every 1st Tuesday of the month, this program is designed for kids 15 months to 3 years old, Toddler Takeover combines a story, gallery visit and art project for the AMA's youngest visitors and parents. Siblings are welcome too! Toddler Takeover is free for AMA members and $5 for non-members. Go >

Dec 9

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Tadpole Time

Tadpole Time

On multiple days

Every month at Tadpole Time we'll be exploring a different environmental theme for our youngest visitors! Tadpole Time includes a story, songs and activities with time to enjoy the Flint RiverQuarium on your own after our time together. Tadpole Time is designed especially for parents and pre-schoolers, but all ages are welcome It's FREE with your RiverQuarium membership or with regular admission Go >

Dec 10

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Jingle Bell Jog

Jingle Bell Jog

Dec. 10, 8:00AM

The Jingle Bell Jog benefitting Children's Miracle Network at Phoebe is the traditional kick-off for family holiday fun in Southwest Georgia. This year (2022) marks our 34th anniversary for this fun, family event. The Jog consists of a 5K run and walk, a 10K run, and a 1-mile fun walk. Go >

Dec 11

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2022 Santa’s Workshop

2022 Santa’s Workshop

Dec. 11, 2:00PM – 5:00PM

The holidays are just around the corner! Join the fun and fantastic staff of the Albany Recreation & Parks Department (ARPD) as they bring Santa’s Workshop to the Good Life City! During this FREE and festive holiday event, registered participants will have the opportunity to wrap a free gift for a loved one and have their picture taken with our good friend, Santa Claus. Go >

Dec 14

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The Harlem Globetrotters Spread Game Tour

The Harlem Globetrotters Spread Game Tour

Dec. 14, 7:00PM

The World-Famous Harlem Globetrotters are bringing their Spread Game tour to Albany, GA. The Spread Game tour is a basketball event like no other. With family entertainment and great basketball skills, the Harlem Globetrotters will show off their ankle- breaking moves, rim-rattling dunks and jaw-dropping swag. Part street-ball from the players who defined it, part interactive family entertainment, the new tour will show off the best of the Harlem Globetrotters in a dazzling exhibition of talent and game. Go >

Wetherbee Planetarium

On multiple days

The Wetherbee Planetarium is proud to be considered a valuable educational resource in South Georgia, sharing not just full-dome educational films, but also producing live presentations on a wide variety of astronomy topics. Go >

Chehaw Cubs Program

On multiple days

These programs are specially tailored to fit the interests and attention span of children ages 3 and 4. Each program includes a hands-on animal experience, a craft, and an animal related story. Go >

St. Teresa’s Bingo Nights

On multiple days

St. Teresa School BINGO Playing Wednesday & Friday evenings Early Bird 7:00PM - Regular Session 7:30PM Doors open 6:00PM Go >

VFW Dance, Live music

On multiple days

VFW Dance and live music Danny the DJ, and Still River Band. Go >

Friday Night Magic (FNM) - Commander

On multiple days

Come join us every Friday at 7PM for our Commander (EDH), Friday Night Magic event. Entry: $5 and guarantees at least a promo(s) for participating with the remaining prize support going into the prize pool for highest ranked players. Pods: up to 4 players per pod, OR divided as evenly as possible based on player count. Single round elimination with the winner of each pod advancing to the next round until the final winners pod is determined and the game is played out, with 1st-4th being the winners of the event. Go >

Wetherbee Planetarium

On multiple days

The Wetherbee Planetarium is proud to be considered a valuable educational resource in South Georgia, sharing not just full-dome educational films, but also producing live presentations on a wide variety of astronomy topics. Go >

Chehaw Feeding Programs

On multiple days

Join us at Chehaw for weekend feedings of our animals at the reptile house, the petting zoo, the conservation station, and the aviary! Wildlife theater presentation 3PM! Go >

Chehaw Feeding Programs

On multiple days

Join us at Chehaw for weekend feedings of our animals at the reptile house, the petting zoo, the conservation station, and the aviary! Wildlife theater presentation 3PM! Go >

Monthly Yu-Gi-Oh Box/Product tournament

On multiple days

Come join us the first Sunday of each month at 3PM for our Monthly Yu-Gi-Oh Box/Product tournament! Go >

Wetherbee Planetarium

On multiple days

The Wetherbee Planetarium is proud to be considered a valuable educational resource in South Georgia, sharing not just full-dome educational films, but also producing live presentations on a wide variety of astronomy topics. Go >