November 21-December 31: Winter Wonderland Celebration of Lights. Lake
Shawnee. 6-10 p.m. A magical drive through lighted holiday displays.
$5/car. Carriage rides will be available on Monday evenings from 6:30-9
November-December: Public Ice Skating. Kansas Expocentre. 1-3 p.m. Call
for dates and admission prices. 235-1986.
Nov. 28-Dec. 28: A Tuna Christmas. Topeka Civic Theatre. A seasonal
comedy. Call for time and admission prices. 357-5211.
December: Potwin Carriage Rides on Friday & Sat. from 6:30-9 p.m. Dec.
5-27. $5/person. 836-7795.
December 1: Letterman Christmas Show. 7:30pm. Topeka Performing Arts
December 4-7: Old Time Holiday Happenings. Historic Ward-Meade Park.
Call for time and admission price. Victorian dinner, trolley tours.
Reservations Required. 368-3888.
December 4-7: Festival of Trees. Kansas Expocentre. Call for times. Free
admission. Decorated Christmas trees, baked foods, entertainment and
craft boutique. 235-1986.
December 5-7 & 12-14: The Littlest Angel. Helen Hocker Theatre. 7 p.m.
Call for admission prices. 273-1191.
December 5: Carousel Christmas. Gage Park Carousel. 6-9 p.m. Enjoy a
ride on the carousel in the heated facility and then take a hayrack ride
over to Gage Shelter house to meet Santa, listen to Christmas music and
enjoy warm concessions. $4/adults, $3/youth. 273-1191.
December 6: Miracle on Kansas Avenue Parade. Downtown Topeka. 6 p.m.
Dec. 6 & 7: Topeka Metropolitan Ballet "The Nutcracker". Topeka
Performing Arts Center. Call 297-9000 for more information.
December 6: Old Time Holiday Open House. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Historic Ward-Meade Park. A Holiday Tradition! Christmas Cookies baked
on the cabin hearth for sale in the Cabin. Preview holiday gift items in
our vintage stores.Free drinks and snacks in the Mulvane General Store.
Free tours of the Meade mansion decorated Victorian style for the
Holidays from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. 368-3888.
December 6-31: Downtown Carriage Rides on Thursday, Friday and Sat. Call
for time and loading area. $5/person. 836-7795.
December 7: WU Christmas Vespers. White Concert Hall at Washburn
University. 4pm. Free admission. Call 231-1010 x1511 for more information.
Dec. 8-12 & 15-19: Holiday Music Festival. West Ridge Mall. Free
admission. Call for event times. Schools and other vocal groups will be
December 11-14: Gingerbread Homes for the Holidays. Topeka Performing
Arts Center. 6:30 p.m. 234-2787.
December 13: A Community Christmas. Topeka Performing Arts Center. 7
p.m. Christmas concert featuring all local community talent. 234-2787.
December 15: Christmas at Grace. Topeka Festival Singers at Grace
Episcopal Cathedral. 7:30pm. 296-7856.
Dec. 19, 20, 21: Ballet Midwest "The Nutcracker" Topeka Performing Arts
December 31: Laughing Matters. Topeka Civic Theatre. 6th Annual New
Year's Eve Bash. 357-5211.