Friday, November 21, 2014

Weekend Roundup 11/22/14

Santa's Wonderland at Bass Pro Shops through December 24 
Free Photos with Santa, Free crafts. Check link for schedule.

Saturday 11/22/14
10 am-Noon Children’s Holiday Art Workshop Prattville Creative Arts Center
Children will be able to create a piece of artwork to keep or to give to family or friends. The workshop is FREE but space is limited and reservations are required. To register or for more information, contact the special events office at 334-595-0854. 

12-4 pm Toys R Us Ultimate Wish Saturday Lego Event
(FYI: The info doesn't say if it's a build that you get to take home or not.)  While you are there if you create a wish list you can enter to win a $1000 TRU gift card.

1-3 pm Children’s Holiday Art Workshop Prattville Creative Arts Center
Children will be able to create a piece of artwork to keep or to give to family or friends. The workshop is FREE but space is limited and reservations are required. To register or for more information, contact the special events office at 334-595-0854. 

4:30 pm Alabama Shakespeare Festival Tree Lighting FREE
Bring the whole family for hot chocolate, Krispy Kreme donuts, a festive carol sing led by the Montgomery Chorale, a tree lighting and family photo opportunities with Santa, carriage rides through the park and more! All are welcome to join us for this free family friendly event generously sponsored by River Bank & Trust, Baptist Health and True South Properties!

Tuesday 11/25/14
6 pm Chick-Fil-A at Eastchase Kids Night with Home Depot

6 pm Prattville Christmas Tree Lighting Heritage Park Near the Fountain
Prattville Pops and other local groups will perform and there will be a visit from Santa. 





Disclaimer: We do our best at River Region Family to provide accurate, useful information about events and activities. This information (such as times and locations) is gathered from press releases, local newspapers, signs around town and word of mouth. We do our best to confirm details before they are posted here. Sometimes details change or we are given inaccurate information. Whenever possible we link our write-ups to the source in which our information came from and strongly urge you to confirm details before you go. River Region Family is in no way responsible for any problems that occur while participating in activities recommended on this site.


Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Upcoming Events and Weekend Roundup 11/13-11/16/14

 It's all about Santa this weekend! Santa arrives at Eastdale Mall, Eastchase and Bass Pro Shops!


Thursday 11/13/14
Featuring Montgomery Zoo's Education Department Animals and Zoobeedoo 

7 pm Capitol Sounds Concert Band
City Hall Auditorium, 103 N. Perry St, Montgomery
Free concert on Sounds of Autumn.

Friday 11/14/14

Saturday 11/15/14
9 am Santa’s Grand Arrival Parade The Shoppes at Eastchase

Magical tree lighting-Unveiling of Santa's Wonderland®-Carolers-Santa will be giving away a $25 Bass Pro Shops® gift card to one lucky winner every half-hour! 5:30-7:30pm-FREE craft and backpack clip* November 15, 6-8pm, FREE cookies and McSteven's hot chocolate* FREE photo with Santa 6-8 pm


Sunday 11/16/14
2-4 pm Family Art Affair and Jazz Jams at MMFA FREE

11/17/14 Golden Corral Military Appreciation "Thank You" Dinner


Monday November 17, 2014 from 5 pm-9 pm Golden Corral offers a free dinner buffet and drink to any person who has served in the US Military (retirees, veterans, active duty, National Guard or Reserves.)

For more info visit the FAQ on their website.

Friday, November 7, 2014

Calendar: November 2014

Raise your hand if you're glad for cooler weather! I know I am. Looking forward to time spent with family and Christmas events. I love a Christmas parade. I think we went to 2 last year-Prattville and Montgomery. It was wonderful! I can't wait to take my now 18 month old twins to watch the parades. They are going to love it!



Saturday 11/8/14
Free. Register online.

Thumbprint reindeer ornament.

Sunday 11/9/14
4-6 pm Family Movie Night
Frazer United Methodist Church, Atrium, 6000 Atlanta Hwy, Montgomery
Wear your PJ's, bring your favorite blanket and/or lawn chair, and enjoy a free movie and snacks under the "clouds" in the Frazer Atrium. Free event. No childcare provided, all children must be accompanied by an adult. www.frazerumc.org.

Tuesday 11/11/14
The 2014 Montgomery River Region Veterans Day Parade will begin at 11:00 a.m. and proceed down Monroe Street. Following the parade, the Capitol Sounds Band will perform a Veterans Day Concert inside the City Hall Auditorium beginning at 12 noon - Rain or Shine.

Wednesday 11/12/14
10:30-11 am Tales For Tots at MMFA FREE
This free program for young children and their families combines storytelling, books, and simple art activities in the Museum. Due to the popularity of this program, Tales for Tots will be offered at two different times each date, with a limit of 25 children and their parents each time.

Thursday 11/13/14
5:30-7:30 Kids Night at Chick-fil-A Midtown
Featuring Montgomery Zoo's Education Department Animals and Zoobeedoo

7 pm Capitol Sounds Concert Band
City Hall Auditorium, 103 N. Perry St, Montgomery
Free concert on Sounds of Autumn.

Friday 11/14/14

Saturday 11/15/14
9 am Santa’s Grand Arrival Parade The Shoppes at Eastchase

Magical tree lighting-Unveiling of Santa's Wonderland®-Carolers-Santa will be giving away a $25 Bass Pro Shops® gift card to one lucky winner every half-hour! 5:30-7:30pm-FREE craft and backpack clip* November 15, 6-8pm, FREE cookies and McSteven's hot chocolate* FREE photo with Santa 6-8 pm


Sunday 11/16/14

Saturday 11/22/14
10 am-Noon Children’s Holiday Art Workshop Prattville Creative Arts Center
Children will be able to create a piece of artwork to keep or to give to family or friends. The workshop is FREE but space is limited and reservations are required. To register or for more information, contact the special events office at 334-595-0854. 

12-4 pm Toys R Us Ultimate Wish Saturday Lego Event
(FYI: The info doesn't say if it's a build that you get to take home or not.) 

1-3 pm Children’s Holiday Art Workshop Prattville Creative Arts Center
Children will be able to create a piece of artwork to keep or to give to family or friends. The workshop is FREE but space is limited and reservations are required. To register or for more information, contact the special events office at 334-595-0854. 

4:30 pm Alabama Shakespeare Festival Tree Lighting FREE
Bring the whole family for hot chocolate, Krispy Kreme donuts, a festive carol sing led by the Montgomery Chorale, a tree lighting and family photo opportunities with Santa, carriage rides through the park and more! All are welcome to join us for this free family friendly event generously sponsored by River Bank & Trust, Baptist Health and True South Properties!

Tuesday 11/25/14
6 pm Chick-Fil-A at Eastchase Kids Night with Home Depot

6 pm Prattville Christmas Tree Lighting Heritage Park Near the Fountain
Prattville Pops and other local groups will perform and there will be a visit from Santa.

Saturday 11/29/14
Build a Give and Save Bank. Free apron, certificate and pin. While supplies last. Register online.

Disclaimer: We do our best at River Region Family to provide accurate, useful information about events and activities. This information (such as times and locations) is gathered from press releases, local newspapers, signs around town and word of mouth. We do our best to confirm details before they are posted here. Sometimes details change or we are given inaccurate information. Whenever possible we link our write-ups to the source in which our information came from and strongly urge you to confirm details before you go. River Region Family is in no way responsible for any problems that occur while participating in activities recommended on this site.