Local Living: 5 Things to Do This Week

1. Holiday Lights in Woodland and Fairview Parks, Columbia

WHAT: The City of Columbia Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting its annual Holiday Lights in Woodland and Fairview Parks. The holiday displays are open to the public beginning Monday, December 10 – December 25, 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. This driving tour of lights is free to the public.

This year’s special features include a tunnel of lights at Woodland land Park and in the Fairview Park is a collaborative effort with the eight Maury County Middle School STEM Clubs and their Christmas tree display. Other light displays include Rotary and Kiwanis Club shelters, the Relay for Life organization, the Rogers Group construction equipment, Snoopy, Heroes shelter, STEM snowflakes, Santa’s sleigh with his trusty reindeer and Frosty the Snowman.

Learn more here.

WHEN: Begins Monday, Dec 10. Runs through December 25

WHERE: Woodland Park at the City of Columbia Parks and Recreation
821 W 9th St, Columbia

2. Storytime with Jasmine

WHAT: A FairyTaled Event is bringing a magical friend to Brilliant Sky Toys and Books. Join them for a story and photos with the lovely Jasmine. Bring a friend or two!

Learn more here.

WHEN: Wednesday, Dec 12, 10am

WHERE: Brilliant Sky Toys and Books, 1705 Mallory Lane, Brentwood

3. Holiday Trivia at Soulshine

WHAT: Soulshine Pizza is hosting a special Holiday Trivia Night this week. Enjoy hot pizza, cold drinks, and trivia starting at 6:30pm. Don’t forget to wear your ugly Christmas sweater!

Learn more here.

WHEN: Wednesday, December 12, 6:30pm

WHERE: Soulshine Pizza, 4201 Hughes Crossing Suite 101, Franklin

4. A Seussified Christmas Carol

WHAT: Midsouth Youth Theatre & Arts presents a whimsical reinvention of Dickens’ most beloved Christmas story in wacky rhymed couplets. With zoot fruited juices and binka bird geese, from Bed-Headed Fred to Timmy Loo Hoo, this tale of glorious holiday cheer is similar to something Dr. Seuss might have come up with — if he ever had his way with the story…

Learn more here.

WHEN: Friday, December 14 at 7p and Saturday, December 15 at 2p & 7p

WHERE: Performing at Northfield Auditorium in Spring Hill, 5000 Northfield Lane, Spring Hill

5. Fairview Skate Night

WHAT: All ages are invited to enjoy a night of skating in the rec center gym. $5 per person (bring a friend and get $1 off). Concessions available.

For more information, contact Andrew Hawken at 615.790.5719, ext. 2315 or at Andrew.Hawken@williamsoncounty-tn.gov. No registration required.

Learn more here.

WHEN: Friday, December 14, 6:30pm

WHERE: Fairview Rec Center, 2714 Fairview Blvd