Events

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Historical Walking Tour of the Athens Asylum with George Eberts

Eberts, an expert on and former employee of the Asylum, will lead an outdoor walking tour of the grounds, telling stories about its more than 150-year history.

An Appalachian Christmas Carol

An Appalachian Christmas CarolDecember 17-18 at 7:00pm, December 19-20 at 8:00pm, and December 21st at 2:00pmYou think you know the classic Dickens "A Christmas Carol." But what if the story was set in Southeast Ohio in 1907 and old Eb Scrooge owned the local mine? What if Bob Cratchit helped organize the mine workers, and Fezziwig's holiday party took place at Stuart's Opera House with musicians playing live onstage? Brick Monkey Theater Ensemble, Southeast Ohio's professional theater company, is proud to present "An Appalachian Christmas Carol."

Lay It On Me - Celebrating the Threads, Rags, Acid Fashions of the 60's

Aug. 22 - Dec. 22, 2014, Psylodelic Gallery, Fur Peace RanchFeaturing clothing of San Francisco designer Jeanne Rose & the Photography of Baron Wolman

Starbrick Gallery’s Holiday Open House

Skip the Mall Madness and discover Handmade Gifts & and Exquisite Gift Baskets Raffle

Hocking Valley Scenic Railway Santa Train

Hocking Valley Scenic Railway Santa Train11:00 am, 2:00 pm, 6:00 pmNov 29-30 Dec 07, 13-14, 20-21, 201433 West Canal Street, Nelsonville, Ohio1-800-967-7834Make this year's holiday memorable with a ride on Santa's Special Train and the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway! On-board you'll enjoy Christmas poems and festive music. Santa Claus boards the train and visits with each child as the train traverses the countryside. There's also a special treat from Mrs. Santa for each child.

The Second Annual Athens Gingerbread Competition

The Second Annual Athens Gingerbread CompetitionThe Athens Gingerbread Competition is back! ALL Gingerbread Houses will be on display at the Athens County Historical Society (65 N. Court St., Athens) until December 6th. After that, view them in the window displays of Uptown Athens businesses through January 3.

Neo-Psychedelic Evolution: Mind Manifesting Art, 1st Annual Juried Art Exhibition

Neo-Psychedelic Evolution: Mind Manifesting Art1st Annual Juried Art ExhibitionCall for entry Deadline: March 1, 2015Jurors: Robin Stickney; Bob Steeler; Spencer Bohren

ARTS/West Presents: A Holiday Concert to Benefit the Athens County Food Pantry

12/21/2014 (4pm) - ARTS/West Presents: A Holiday Concert to Benefit the Athens County Food Pantry

ARTSWest Presents: A Holiday Concert to Benefit the Athens County Food Pantry

The program will feature all the most beloved musical holiday favorites, as well as music to inspire and uplift, from classics to the popular, performed by world class singers and musicians from the Athens area.

Monday, December 22, 2014

Lay It On Me - Celebrating the Threads, Rags, Acid Fashions of the 60's

Aug. 22 - Dec. 22, 2014, Psylodelic Gallery, Fur Peace RanchFeaturing clothing of San Francisco designer Jeanne Rose & the Photography of Baron Wolman