You've made it over the hump of the week. Thursday is here with plenty of events and shows for both families and individuals in the Green Country area. So how about reading through our list!
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At the Theatre: The American Theatre Company is presenting an adaptation of "A Christmas Carol." With a large cast, gorgeous sets and costumes, and plenty of seasonal cheer, attendees are sure to be in the mood for all things Christmas. The show begins at 7:30 p.m.
BOK Center: The weather is right for you and your family to head out to Winterfest. Bundle up and buy some hot chocolate before you head out to the ice rink. There are also plenty of other free events and sights to see Downtown.
For the Art Lovers: Head on over to Chapman Music Hall at the Performing Arts Center for Phill Cooper's newest showcase. Visitors can see his oil paintings of ordinary objects becoming extraordinary through the month of December from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Christmas Lights: Head on over to Broken Arrow for their annual Rhema lights display. Visitors can see the displays at Rhema Baptist Church with two million lights and over 100,000 shimmering bulbs synchronized to Christmas music.
Muskogee: If Broken Arrow isn't your thing, then head to Muskogee's Garden of Lights showcase at Honor Heights Park. With more than 1,000,000 shimmering lights and 120 acres of trees, bushes and water areas decorated, you're bound to be in the Christmas season by the end of it.
More Theatre: The PAC is also showing The Eight: Reindeer Monologues beginning at 8 p.m. The dark comedy casts Santa in a bad light when one of his reindeer accuses him of sexual harassment.
Philbrook: The Tulsa Camerata will be having a winter concert at the museum beginning at 7 p.m. "Winter Winds" will feature wind instruments performing various holiday songs.
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