#WhatsHappening this Weekend Dec. 7 – 9
Hey County 17 friends! Do you know how many times we hear the Gillette past-time, “there’s nothing to do around here”? Well, here’s a neat little list that is bursting at the seams with fun and exciting activities for you. The best part? They’re all perfect for the entire family! Keep on scrolling to find out #WhatsHappening near you this weekend!
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Friday, Dec. 7
The 411: Drive through Cam-Plex Park and enjoy the choreographed light show.
When: Every night for the rest of the year
Where: Cam-Plex Park
The 411: The perfect way to kick off the holidays with learning the oh-so popular hand lettering. Vamp up your handwriting with these simple-to-follow, step-by-step techniques that will take your card-making for the holidays to the next level!
When: 6 – 8 p.m.
Where: AVA Community Arts Center
Cost: $40, buy tickets here
Saturday, Dec. 8
The 411: Join Campbell County School District and help support families in need this holiday season. All proceeds are donated and will bring “Christmas” to families at GARF (Gillette Abuse Refuge Foundation). There are prizes for winners in four categories.
When: 8 – 11 a.m.
Where: Campbell County Rec Center
Cost: $20 for Adults, $15 for Kids
The 411: Buy your late gifts, early event. Come and shop more than 40 booths and get a picture with Santa from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
When: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: YES House
Cost: FREE to browse
The 411: No appointments, walk-ins only. Follow the signs to Whoville! This year the Grinch will be donating all proceeds back to the “Shop With A Cop!”
When: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Gillette Police Department
The 411: Come shop for unique and elegant gifts on the third floor. Local vendors doing what they love.
When: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Where: Primrose Retirement Community, 921 Mountain Meadow Lane
Sunday, Dec. 9
The 411: This performance will be a truly magical time, filled with warm celebrations. The holiday program will provide inspiration through the cold winter! Continuing a season of holiday favorites, Gillette’s own Campbell County Children’s Chorale will be participating in the program.
When: 3 – 6 p.m.
Where: Thunder Basin High School
Cost: $20, $15 for Seniors and Military, Children under 18 are free, Gillette College students are also free with a student ID.