Happy Birthday to our very own team member: Brooke Macy, turning 24 today! (12/2/16)
Venue: Bridgewater Channel
There will be great viewing at the Nautical Beachfront Resort (the starting point of the Parade of Lights), Rotary Beach, throughout the Channel on both sides between Rotary Beach and Windsor Beach, the English Village, across the London Bridge, and at any of the restaurants along the Channel.*
*If you plan on watching from the Channel restaurants, early reservations are recommended.
There is no charge to view The 34th Annual Boat Parade. Plenty of free parking is available at the English Village and in the parking areas on the island near the Channel. Plan to get there early as traffic around the London Bridge can become congested.
Venue: Lake Havasu Museum of History
Admission: Cost of admission to museum (see description)
Description: Enjoy Christmas trees on display while browsing the Lake Havasu Museum of History.Local residents display beautifully decorated Christmas trees at the Lake Havasu Museum of History. Stop by the museum, learn about the city, and enjoy the festive atmosphere of Christmas.
Christmas trees will be on display during museum hours, 10am-4pm. If you have a Christmas tree you would like to display, please contact the museum.
General Public: $5
Children Under 12: Free with adult
Museum Members: Free
Active Military: Free
Venue: GraceArts Live Performing Arts Theatre
Admission: $25 adults; $12 children 17 and under (not incl.tax/fee)
Description: Irving Berlin’s White Christmas is based on the beloved, timeless film and features seventeen Irving Berlin songs. Veterans Bob Wallace and Phil Davis have a successful song and dance act after World War II. With romance in mind, the two follow a pair of beautiful, singing sisters en route to their Christmas show at a Vermont lodge, which just happens to be owned by Bob and Phil’s former army commander. The score includes the well known standards: Blue Skies, I Love A Piano, How Deep Is the Ocean and the perennial favorite, White Christmas. Bring your family and friends to see the all singing and dancing uplifting musical, White Christmas and get into the holiday spirit!
Produced in cooperation with Rodgers & Hammerstein Libraries.
Reserved tickets can be purchased at the theatre Monday-Friday 3-6pm, up to an hour before showtime at the door, online at www.graceartslive.com, or by phone 928-505-2787.
Fridays & Saturdays, 7:30pm
Venue: The Island Mall (in front of Barley Brothers)
Admission: Free ($10 donation to add a star on the tree)
Description: Honor of friends/family who have suffered with Alzheimer’s or dementia at the 10th Annual Tree of Reflection Lighting Ceremony.The Alzheimer’s/Dementia Connection of Havasu welcomes you to the 10th Annual Tree of Reflection Lighting Ceremony. This holiday ceremony gives you the opportunity to honor a family member or friend who has suffered with Alzheimer’s or dementia. You will assure them a star on the Tree of Reflection with your donation of $10 or more for each loved one you wish to honor. All donations will benefit the Alzheimer’s/Dementia Connection of Havasu.
Venue: London Bridge Resort
Admission: $10/adult; $8/kids 12 & under
Description: Ice skating in the middle of the desert? Absolutely! Get ready to experience a traditional winter favorite in in the heart of the desert – Lake Havasu City. Ice skating is fun for the entire family, from young to the young at heart. Enjoy real ice skating under twinkle lights and a backdrop of pine trees at the London Bridge Resort.
London Bridge Resort brings ice skating to Lake Havasu City over the holiday season. Bring the family or come with your friends. Complimentary ice skate rentals are provided with paid admission. For more information call 928-855-0888.
**Dates and times may change as event nears. Check back for details.
|Tues – Thurs:||5pm-9pm|
EXTENDED WINTER BREAK HOURS (DEC. 23-JAN. 8)
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CHRISTMAS & NEW YEARS EVE HOURS
|New Years Eve/Day:||Regular Hours|
Rink is closed on Mondays except during Winter Break. Event dates, times and/or details are subject to change. Please contact event coordinator to verify information.
Venue: London Bridge Resort & the London Bridge
Description: Bring the family for a stroll under the London Bridge along the walkway or take a night cruise through the Bridgewater Channel as over 500,000 lights set the water aglow.
Venue: Rotary Community Park (various ball fields)
Admission: Free to spectators
Description: Mark your calendars for the Triple Crown Sports Baseball Tournament!
Venue: Grand Island Park @ Disc Golf Course/Island Walk
Admission: $10/person; $25/family of 3 or more
Description: Celebrate the holidays by getting off the couch and walk the Jingle Bell 5K for health and wellness! Registration and check-in at 8am, with the walk scheduled to start at 9am at the Grand Island Park on the Disc Golf Course at Malibu Dr and McCulloch.
To join the fun, register online with the Havasu Community Health Foundation or visit their office in the Shambles Village. Family registrants should have a minimum of one, but no more than two adults registering with their minor family members.
Event date, time, and/or details are subject to change. Please contact event coordinator or check event website to verify information.
Venue: Lake Havasu Senior Center
Description: The 17th Annual Winter Faire & Bargain Sale is an enormous bargain sale emphasizing holiday gifts and decorations, linens, clothing, games, collectibles, jewelry, accessories, crafts and more.
Venue: Community Presbyterian Church
Description: All are welcome to the 14th Annual Christmas Tubas Concert to enjoy this unique musical experience. ith high school, college, and professional tuba, sousa-phone, euphonium, and baritone players providing a musical treat to the audience. All musicians are welcome to come play. A required rehearsal is scheduled for December 3 from 12-3pm at the church. This concert is free to the public.
Venue: The Courses at London Bridge
Description: Play golf at the 40th Annual Kiwanis Toys for Tots Golf Tournament.
Venue: Locations vary
Admission: $20 advance purchase; $25 on tour day
Description: Soroptimist International of Lake Havasu City invites you to take part in The 44th Annual House and Garden Tour. This event offers a rare opportunity to enter some of Lake Havasu City’s finest private homes and admire the special furnishings and collections, as well as explore some of the most enchanting outdoor spaces. Raffles, giveaways and a poker run are available throughout the tour.
Tour books will be available for purchase at:
Mohave State Bank
Michael Allan Furnishings
National Bank of Arizona (see Jamie)
Horizon Community Bank
The Mail Store on Smoketree
…or from any Soroptimist member AND on tour day at any of the homes
This year’s tour offers close to 40,000 sq ft of breathtaking homes and backyards! Homes showcased this year include the Urmanski home (3521 Overland Drive), the Aten home (5060 Circula de Hacienda (Foothills)), the Lindsey home (1001 Corte Sur (Foothills)), the Dokter home (3460 Offshore Circle) and the Pay home (3905 Silver Clipper).
For the foodies, a “Taste of Havasu” is being provided by College Street Brewery at the Pay home and the High School S-Club (which helps man the homes) will be hosting a bake sale at the Lindsey home.
Besides the tour, you can participate in the Poker Run and get in on the raffle with a $1,000 first place prize, gift baskets and gift certificates!
Tour books will include pictures/descriptions of the homes and a map – you can tour the homes in any order you wish. All proceeds benefit Soroptimist International, a global volunteer organization working to improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment.