It’s another festive weekend in our region! From dinner and dance to special holiday church services we’ve got it covered. Check out our Weekend Highlights and see what you can get up to. And for even more weekend festivities make sure you visit our events calendar to see our extensive list. Remember to stay warm and drive safe this weekend – it’s going to be a cold and snowy one!
1) Call for Auditions!
Friday, December 9: 6-9 p.m. @ Casa
Saturday, December 10 12:30-4:30 p.m. @ Casa
The Playgoers of Lethbridge is hosting auditions for its up-and-coming production A Doll’s House by Henrik Ibsen. They’re looking to fill 10 roles, so don’t miss out on your chance to get up on stage!
2) Open Stage
Friday, December 9: 7 p.m. @ Casa
Looking for somewhere to practise your new material? Head to the Open Stage at Casa on Friday evening. Enjoy admission by donation and the work of other performing artists. All forms of music and readings are welcome and encouraged. It’s the last Casa Open Stage of the year so make sure you get there early to sign up!
3) The Gift of Food
Saturday, December 10: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. @ Sobeys North
Help Sobeys and Interfaith Food Bank provide to families in need this year and attend this one-day event. Enjoy the company of Santa and his elves, take advantage of free hot chocolate and cookies, enjoy a yummy barbeque and so much more! Give the gift of food this season and feel the holiday cheer.
4) Donations for Doughnuts
Saturday, December 10: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. @ Real Canadian Wholesale Club Parking Lot
The food banks in town have teamed up this year to help more than 2200 families in need this winter. Join the Flyin’ Hawaiian food truck and Interfaith Food Bank for this event. Make a donation and receive credit for the food truck’s famous doughnuts – NOM!
5) 25th Annual Mayor’s Christmas Concert
Saturday, December 10: 7 p.m. @ Southminster United Church
1st Choice Savings and Lethbridge Community Band Society will once again present this annual tradition on Saturday. This concert sold out last year so be sure to get your tickets while you can! Enjoy festive music and an evening with the Mayor in support of Lethbridge Family Services Angel Tree program and the Lethbridge food banks.
6) Deutsche Weihnachtslieder
Sunday, December 11: 2:30 p.m. @ Immanual Lutheran Church
Join the Interfaith Food Bank in support of the Christmas Hope Campaign for this annual service. Enjoy Christmas traditions with this German language service of Lessons and Carols. Please bring a non-perishable offering for the food bank and be sure to stay after the service for some refreshments.