Winter Break Events
If you’ve gazed at all the lights and taken selfies at every tree, check out these local events for more family fun inspiration.
12 ACTS of Christmas
Join Argenta Community Theater as they continue their holiday gift to the community, 12 ACTS of Christmas. Each night leading up to Christmas, a new story will be streamed on their site for all to enjoy.
Where: argentacommunitytheater.org When: Dec. 13-24, 8 p.m. Cost: Free! For info: website
“'Twas the Night Before Christmas” Virtual Play
Lexington Children’s Theatre in Kentucky is staging one of Arkansas Arts Center’s original Children’s Theatre scripts, “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas.” Families can purchase tickets to stream this festive treat throughout the month of December.
Where: Virtual, grab tickets here When: Dec. 14-31 Cost: Family packs are available for $15, $25, $50 and $75 Ages: 5+ For info: arkansasartscenter.org/holiday-events
Virtual GrinchFest at CALS
This year, the presentation will be virtual, but as always Craig O'Neill will perform the holiday classic "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" with a little help from Central Arkansas Library System and the Arkansas Arts Center. Families can head to the the Children’s Library to pick up an activity bag and explore the outdoor book walk.
Where: Streaming here | Supply pickup and book walk at CALS Children's Library and Learning Center - 4800 W. 10th St., Little Rock When: Dec. 22, 9 a.m.-Dec. 23 9 a.m. Cost: Free For info: event page
Virtual Little Beginnings Pre-K Program at the Old State House Museum
Tune in to a Polar Express-themed program with your toddlers and preschoolers.
Where: Virtual event through the Old State House Museum When: Dec. 23, 10:30-11 a.m. Cost: Free For info: facebook
Off the Charts: Ballet Arkansas
Ballet Arkansas will bring the magic of Christmas to the CHARTS stage, performing beloved excerpts from the holiday classic, The Nutcracker.
Where: Virtual Event through Ballet Arkansas When: Dec. 24, 6-7 p.m. Price: Free For Info: website, facebook.