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Discover Fauquier December 2018
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iscover the spirit of the season in Fauquier County and its environs, where you can celebrate
the holidays with friends and family in the warmth and beauty of "home sweet home."
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Warrenton. This concert presents
Tchaikovsky's timeless classic in
the style of America's signature jazz
composer, Duke Ellington. Tickets
are $15-$35. Visit
www.
piedmontsymphony.org.
Bealeton Baptist Church ˇ
A Christmas Night of Praise
Concert,
Dec. 9, 6pm, 11172
Remington Rd., Bealeton.
Kids and musicians play
and sing as we celebrate
the Christmas season.
Cookie fellowship follows
the concert. ˇ Christmas Eve
Candlelight Service,
Dec.
24, 4:30 & 6:30pm. www.
bealetonbc.org
Our Saviour Lutheran Church ˇ
Bethlehem P.D.,
Dec. 15, 6:30pm,
6194 Dumfries Rd., Warrenton.
Enjoy a Middle Eastern dinner
and the show, which follows
Sergeant Joe Thursday and
Offi cer Frank Cannon as they
walk the Bethlehem beat,
investigating celestial
disturbances, awestruck
shepherds, angel visits,
and more! Tickets are
$10/person and can be
purchased online at
http://
bit.do/BethlehemPD by
Dec. 8. Email
ngeebee@
hotmail.com with questions.
Fauquier Community Band ˇ
Holiday Concert,
Dec. 17, 7pm,
Fauquier High School, 705 Waterloo
Rd. Enjoy this free concert featuring
traditional holiday favorites. Visit
www.fauquiercommunityband.
com.
Family
Bull Run Festival of Lights ˇ Nov.
21-Jan. 6, 5:30-9:30pm (Fridays,
Saturdays, Thanksgiving, Christmas
Eve and Day, & New Year's Eve
and Day open until 10pm), 7700
Bull Run Dr., Centreville. Kick off the
holiday season at Bull Run Regional
Park, and enjoy the animated light
shows, a Winter
Wonderland Holiday
Village, pictures with
Santa, and more!
Tickets are $25/car
Dec. 1, 8, 14-30,
$20/car Nov. 21-
30, Dec. 2-7, Dec.
19-13, and Dec. 31-
Jan. 6. $5 coupons
valid Monday-Thursday. Visit
www.
bullrunfestivalofl ights.com.
Warrenton Boy Scouts ˇ
Christmas Tree Sales,
thru Dec.
24, Rankin's Hardware in the
Warrenton Village Shopping Center:
Monday-Thursday from 4-9pm,
Fridays from noon-9pm, Saturdays
from 9am-9pm, and
Sundays from
11am-6pm. Trees range from 5-15
feet and cost $30 and up. Cash or
check only.
Jeffersonton
Community
Center ˇ
Breakfast with
Santa,
Dec. 8,
8:15-10am, 5073
Jeffersonton Rd.,
Jeffersonton. All
are welcome
to a fun time
with Santa while
enjoying a country breakfast
of eggs, bacon, sausage gravy,
biscuits, fried apples, crepes,
pancakes, pastries, orange juice,
and coffee. $8/adults, $5/children
5-12, and free for those under age
6. Call
540-937-9979.
Sky Meadows State Park ˇ Holiday
House Historic Tours,
Dec. 9-10,
16-17 & 23, 11am-4pm. Visit each
of the houses to discover how the
holidays were celebrated in the past
by those who called Sky Meadows
"home." Inquire in the Visitor Center
for tours. Call
540-592-3556.
Experience Old Town Warrenton
ˇ GumDrop Square and Holiday
Entertainment,
Dec. 14 & 21,
6-9pm;
Dec. 8 & 15, 10am-1pm,
Dec. 9 & 16, 1-3pm. John Barton
Payne building, 2 Courthouse Sq.
Visit with Santa, who will listen
to children's Christmas wishes.
Santa's Secret Shop is open for
photos and shopping with the elves.
Visit
www.oldtownwarrenton.org.
Airlie Center ˇ Breakfast with
Santa,
Dec. 8 & 15, 9am-noon,
6809 Airlie Rd., Warrenton. Enjoy
a bountiful breakfast,
oodles of activities
for the kids in
Santa's workshop,
including crafts
and cookie
decorating.
$45/adults, $15/
children age 5-12,
free for those under
Celebrations
Crest Hill Antiques
ˇ 11th Annual Holiday
Tea Special,
Dec.
1-23, 6488 Main St.,
The Plains. Elegant
seasonal 3-course
luncheon, free gift,
and 15% shopping
discount. Reservations
required. $29 per
person. Call
540-253-5790.
Cedar Lee Middle School PTO
ˇ Jingle Bell 5K,
Dec. 15, 9am,
11138 Marsh Rd., Bealeton.
Registration fees are $20/person
or $35/couple. Registration is
available onsite or in advance by
emailing
cedarleepto@gmail.
com.
Wreaths Across America, Dec.
15, Quantico National Cemetery,
5100 Russell Rd., Quantico. Join
in this nationwide annual event to
honor fallen soldiers. Visit
www.
wreathsacrossamerica.org.
Afro American Historical
Association of Fauquier
County ˇ Open House & Holiday
Extravaganza,
Dec. 15, 1-3pm,
4243 Loudoun Avenue, The
Plains. Enjoy festive snacks, tour
the museum, and shop for the
holidays. Call
540-253-7488 or visit
www.aahafauquier.org.
Verdun Adventure Bound ˇ
Christmas Extravaganza,
Dec. 15,
1-5pm, 17044 Adventure Bound
Trail, Rixeyville. Cookies, sweets,
refreshments, and treats, including
performances by the Culpeper
Community Band, Theatrical Arts
Christmas Carolers, and The White
Band. $10/person, $25/family. Visit
www.verdunadventurebound.
org.
Café Torino ˇ New Year's Eve
Celebration,
Dec. 31, seatings
available between 5:30-8pm, 388
Waterloo St., Warrenton. The
fi ve-course set menu includes
amuse-bouche, appetizer, salad,
main course, and dessert, plus a
complimentary glass of champagne.
Reservations recommemded. Call
540-347-2713.
Eclipse Restaurant
Sports Bar & Billiards
ˇ New Year's Eve
Celebration,
Dec. 31,
5615 Wellington Rd.,
Gainesville. Kareem
Walkes Band featuring
Sax Legend Lil' Macoe.
$75/couple, $40/person
includes champagne toast
& dinner buffet. Call
571-
222-7221.
Concerts/Theaatre
Rappahannock Association for
Arts and Community ˇ Charlotte's
Web,
Dec. 8 & 9, 3pm, 310 Gay St.,
Washington. Based on E.B. White's
beloved tale. Visit
http://raac.org.
Lasley Performing Arts
Centre ˇ The Nutcracker,
Dec. 8 & 9, 4pm, Fauquier
High School, 705 Waterloo
Rd., Warrenton. Don't
miss this magical holiday
tradition, close to home!
Advance tickets are $20/adults
and $15/seniors and children
under 12 or $25 and $20 within a
week of performances or at the door.
Visit
centrenutcracker.com.
The Blue Ridge Chorale ˇ
Christmas Concert,
Dec. 8, 7pm,
Open Door Baptist Church, 754
Germanna Hwy, Culpeper and
Dec.
9, 3pm, Culpeper Baptist Church,
318 S. West St., Culpeper. Free-will
donations. Visit
www.brcsings.com.
Fauquier Community Theatre ˇ
She Loves Me,
Dec. 8, 14 & 15,
7:30pm and
Dec. 9 & 16, 2pm, 4225
Aiken Dr., Warrenton. Don't miss this
intimate and touching story of two
feuding perfume clerks who have
no idea that they are in love. Tickets
are $20/adults, $18/seniors and
students. Visit
www.fctstage.org.
Piedmont
Symphony
Orchestra ˇ The
Nutcracker...
Ellington Style!,
Dec. 9, 3pm at The
Highland Center
for the Arts, 597
Broadview Ave.,