Calendar of Events

 

 

December 2014

(All Events Subject to Change)

 

 

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23rd Annual Artist Member Exhibit & Sale / Wassenberg Art Center / 1 - 5 PM

A time to shine. A judged exhibit, Center member artists will present their original work for purchase in time for the holiday shopping season. Fro more information visit the Wassenberg's web site at www.wassenbergartcenter.org or call them at 418-238-6837

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23rd Annual Artist Member Exhibit & Sale / Wassenberg Art Center / 1 - 5 PM

See December 2 for details

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23rd Annual Artist Member Exhibit & Sale / Wassenberg Art Center / 1 - 5 PM

See December 2 for details

 

Scrooge, The Musical / Van Wert Civic Theatre / 8 PM

Rekindle the Christmas spirit through the nasterful tale of redemption and the musical re-telling of Charles Dickens' Christmas classic about the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge, who's forced to face his unpleasant past, present and future via three ghosts.  As a result Scrooge undergroes a major transformation, and his Christmas spirit is restored.  For more information and tickets call the box office at 419-238-9689 or visit theier web site at www.vwct.org

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23rd Annual Artist Member Exhibit & Sale / Wassenberg Art Center / 1 - 5 PM

See December 2 for details

Holiday Lights at the Fair / Van Wert County Fairgrounds / 6 - 9 PM

The “Van Wert County Holiday Lights at the Fair” is a drive-through of more than 60 light displays at the Van Wert County Fairgrounds every weekend on Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening. Exhibits are themed around the holidays and are supplied by local businesses, churches and clubs. The Gene Baughman family has also donated many displays. The Baughman family hosted a light show for many years for people to enjoy.

 

Scrooge, The Musical / Van Wert Civic Theatre / 8 PM

See December 4 for details

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23rd Annual Artist Member Exhibit & Sale / Wassenberg Art Center / 1 - 5 PM

See December 2 for details

Christmas Tree Festival / Delphos Canal Commission Museum 1 - 4 PM

With over 100 trees plus Christmas embellishments throughout, the museum takes on a festive flair. For more information visit their web site at www.delphoscanalcommission.com

 

The Nutcracker / Niswonger Performing Arts Center/ 2 & 7:30 PM

Christmas is a treasured time at the Niswonger as families throughout the region steal away from the hustle and bustle and relax together for memory making entertainment. The Christmas Season begins with the classic family favorite, The Nutcracker performed by The Ballet Theatre of Toledo on December 6th. This lavish and spectacular ballet choreographed by Nigel Burgoine is legendary and will keep you on the edge of your seat with some unexpected surprises from the original classic. Delight the family with a night of seasonal artistry filled with "Sugar Plum Fairies" and oh-so-sweet memories. For more information and to buy tickets call the box office at 419-238-6722 or visit their web site at www.npacvw.org

Holiday Lights at the Fair / Van Wert County Fairgrounds / 6 - 9 PM

See December 5 for details

Trinity Chrisrtmas Dinner Theatre / Trinity Friends Family Life Center / 6 PM

Trinity, a local Southern Gospel Trio, presents their annual Christmas Dinner Theatre featuring Dove Award-winning artist, John DArib Rowsey, New Journey, Tom Kennerk and themselves. Pre-Sale tickets are required.  For more informatin call 419-238-2660 or visit www.trinityvw.com

Scrooge, The Musical / Van Wert Civic Theatre / 8 PM

See December 4 for details

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23rd Annual Artist Member Exhibit & Sale / Wassenberg Art Center / 1 - 5 PM

See December 2 for details

 

Holiday Lights at the Fair / Van Wert County Fairgrounds / 6 - 9 PM

See December 5 for details

Christmas Tree Festival / Delphos Canal Commission Museum 1 - 4 PM

See December 6 for details

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.23rd Annual Artist Member Exhibit & Sale / Wassenberg Art Center / 1 - 5 PM

See December 2 for details

A Peter White Christmas / Niswonger Performing Arts Center / 7:30 PM

Get Jazzy this Christmas. It's A Peter White Christmas on December 9th. Friend saxophonist Mindi Abair and smooth jazz trumpeter Rick Braun jam with Peter White to deliver an over the top Christmas show that will thrill all ages. Peter White, known as one of the most versatile and prolific acoustic guitarists on the contemporary jazz landscape combines lyricism and energy for a night fused with jazz, pop and classical guitar that is a Christmas dream come true. The overwhelming reviews of this Christmas show prove that JAZZ is for everyone. For more information and to buy tickets call the box office at 419-238-6722 or visit their web site at www.npacvw.org

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23rd Annual Artist Member Exhibit & Sale / Wassenberg Art Center / 1 - 5 PM

See December 2 for details

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23rd Annual Artist Member Exhibit & Sale / Wassenberg Art Center / 1 - 5 PM

See December 2 for details

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23rd Annual Artist Member Exhibit & Sale / Wassenberg Art Center / 1 - 5 PM

See December 2 for details

 

Holiday Lights at the Fair / Van Wert County Fairgrounds / 6 - 9 PM

See December 5 for detail

Kenny Rogers Christmas / Niswonger Performing Arts Center / 7:30 PM

Music icon and legendary storyteller, Kenny Rogers brings his soulful voice to the Niswonger audience. Kenny Rogers, known for sweetly raspy vocals and an extraordinary ability to vividly inhabit each song he performs, has sold more than 120 million records worldwide and recorded more than 65 albums during his storied 52 years in show business.  His long list of timeless classics includes an impressive 24 #1 hits. For over five decades, the gifted singer, songwriter, musician, producer, actor, photographer and entertainer has delivered memorable songs, drawing fans from many different backgrounds. Cherish the Season this Christmas with Kenny Rogers who will perform classic Kenny selections and Christmas favorites. For more information and to buy tickets call the box office at 419-238-6722 or visit their web site at www.npacvw.org

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23rd Annual Artist Member Exhibit & Sale / Wassenberg Art Center / 1 - 5 PM

See December 2 for details

Christmas Tree Festival / Delphos Canal Commission Museum 1 - 4 PM

See December 6 for details

 

Holiday Lights at the Fair / Van Wert County Fairgrounds / 6 - 9 PM

See December 5 for detail

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23rd Annual Artist Member Exhibit & Sale / Wassenberg Art Center / 1 - 5 PM

See December 2 for details

Christmas Tree Festival / Delphos Canal Commission Museum 1 - 4 PM

See December 6 for details

 

Van Wert Area Boychoir Christmas Concert / First Baptist Church / 2 PM

Members of the group, which was founded in 2004, are students at local schools, including Van Wert, Crestview, Parkway, Lincolnview and Wayne Trace.  They present two concerts a year including this holiday concert. First Baptist Church is located at 13887 Jennings Road.

Holiday Lights at the Fair / Van Wert County Fairgrounds / 6 - 9 PM

See December 5 for detail

The Messiah / First United Methodist Church / 7 PM

A biennial presentaion of Handel's masterpiece features professional soloists, a chamber orchestra and a rehearsed community chorus of nearly 75 singers.  Open and free to the public, this concert is supported with a grant from the Van Wert County Foundation.

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Holiday Ice Spectacular / Niswonger Performing Arts Center / 7:30 PM

The Holiday Ice Spectacular featuring "world-class ice skaters" is guaranteed cool family fun. This fast paced variety show is as glamorous as it is hilarious! The Holiday Ice Spectacular delivers chills and thrills that only an ice show can. The show is a 'snow globe come to life', where there is a little something special for audience members of all ages. Give your holiday a special thrilling edge. For more information and to buy tickets call the box office at 419-238-6722 or visit their web site at www.npacvw.org

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Holiday Lights at the Fair / Van Wert County Fairgrounds / 6 - 9 PM

See December 5 for detail

Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis, Jr. / Niswonger Performking Arts Center / 7:30 PM

The Christmas season culminates in a soulful way with A SOLID GOLD CHRISTMAS, featuring Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr.. This dynamic musical duo has enjoyed monumental success through the years as recording artists, performers and authors. Receiving 7 Grammy Awards and earning 15 gold and 3 platinum records, Marilyn and Billy have also enjoyed starring roles on television and stage and have performed to sold-out crowds around the world. Combining the hits from their 40 years in the entertainment industry with harmonized Christmas classics that set hearts on the meaning of the season, Christmas is complete.  For more information and to buy tickets call the box office at 419-238-6722 or visit their web site at www.npacvw.org

 

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Holiday Lights at the Fair / Van Wert County Fairgrounds / 6 - 9 PM

See December 5 for detail

Christmas Tree Festival / Delphos Canal Commission Museum 1 - 4 PM

See December 6 for details

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Christmas Tree Festival / Delphos Canal Commission Museum 1 - 4 PM

See December 6 for details

 

Holiday Lights at the Fair / Van Wert County Fairgrounds / 6 - 9 PM

See December 5 for detail

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