Shop Nebraska City First (November 14 – December 4) It’s time to shop local! From November 14 – December 4, for each $25 a shopper spends at a participating retailer, they will receive a Proof of Purchase card. Shoppers return their Proof of Purchase card(s) to NCTC by Monday, December 5, at 5 p.m. On Tuesday, December 6, NCTC staff will draw from Proof of Purchase entries. Winners will be paired with prize baskets (at least $50 value) provided by…
Step back in time and experience the holidays the way the Morton family did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience. See the 52-room Arbor Lodge Mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season.
Santa’s reindeer are lost inside the Tree Adventure, and we need your help to find them! Join with family and friends in a fun-for-all ages scavenger hunt to discover where the reindeer are hiding along the Tree House Trail. Then use our special mailbox to send a letter to Santa to let him know where to find his reindeer in time for his Christmas ride!
Make your own holiday decorations this year! Sign up to craft your own wreath at Grimm’s Gardens in Nebraska City! This is a wonderful group activity – or come on your own! Multiple dates from which to choose. Call to register (402-874-9340) FRIDAY, November 25 — 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. TUESDAY, November 29 — 6 p.m. SATURDAY, December 3 — 10 a.m. THURSDAY, December 8 — 6 p.m.
The Lied Center for Performing Arts in partnership with Arts Across Nebraska will again be bringing a live and free public musical performance to the Nebraska City community!! On Wednesday, November 30 at 7:00 in the Auditorium at NCHS, this 90 minute performance will feature an a cappella group, The Flyovers. More information about The Flyovers can be found here: https://flyoversmusic.com/
Celebrate the holiday season with a fun-for-all-ages Elf Hunt and a chance to win a 1/2 price admission coupon! You choose where to play — either the Tree Adventure or Arbor Lodge Mansion or both! Grab an Elf Hunt sheet when you arrive, note the locations of all the elves hidden along the trails at the Tree Adventure or throughout the mansion, and win the coupon to be used at a later date. One sheet per person. Maximum four prizes per group.
Kicking off Christmas in Brownville, harpist Julie Smith Phillips will present classical treasures and holiday favorites, featuring music by Handel, Britten and Rameau. Julie, appointed Principal Harpist of the San Diego Symphony Orchestra in 2007, is one of the most prominent young American harpists today. No tickets required – Frre Will Donation.
It’s time for the Annual Christmas Bazaar at the 1st United Methodist Church of Nebraska City! 1023 1st Ave | Nebraska City Saturday, December 3 | 8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. ~~~ Auction items ~~~ Themed baskets ~~~ County store ~~~ Baked goods ~~~ Musical entertainment ~~~ ~~~ Creamed Chicken & Biscuits ~~~ Sloppy Joe Sandwiches ~~~ Pies ~~~ Cinnamon Rolls ~~~ All proceeds go to missions both local and around the world