The holidays are right around the corner, and there are a ton of awesome events that you do not want to miss over the next couple months. You may think there is nothing to do here in Tri Cities, but during the holidays you would be wrong.

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    Michael W. Smith and Amy Grant in "Christmas"

    Once again rekindling their synonymous holiday music magic, multi-platinum Grammy winners Amy Grant and Michael W.

    Smith will co-bill their popular symphony-filled Christmas tour this year joined by Republic recording artist Jordan smith, Season 9 winner of NBC's The Voice. Featuring a 58 piece full symphony orchestra at the performance.

    mpessaris
  • 2

    Hanford Drama - Hamlet

    November 4, 5, 10*, 11 & 12 at 7:30 pm

    General admission tickets available at the door, $10 adults, $8 students & seniors

    * Nov. 10 – Student night. All students $5

    Hanford High School Auditorium

    450 Hanford St

    Richland, WA 99354

    Artis Rams
  • 3

    Sunnyside Lighted Farm Implement Parade

    The Northwest’s premier lighted parade since 1989. Held downtown at 6:30 pm and boasting more than 50 lighted farm implements and vehicles. Sunnyside’s Lighted Farm Implement Parade is designed to capture the spirit of Christmas. Grab your friends, family, warm mittens and start the holiday season with a spectacular display of lights. With over 60+ parade entries annually, it's no wonder A&E voted it one of the Top 10 lighted parades in the country!

    snvv
  • 4

    HOME FOR CHRISTMAS

    Toyota Center Kennewick, Kennewick, WA

    Sun, Dec 18, 2016 04:00 PM. THANKS TO THE GENEROSITY OF OUR SHOW SPONSORS, ALL TICKET PROCEEDS WILL BENEFIT THE KENNEWICK POLICE FOUNDATION-COMMUNITY CARE FUND AND GRACE CLINIC...

    SHOW IS AT 4:00PM BUT COME AT 2;00PM AND ENJOY HOT DOGS, HOT CHOCOLATE, CHRISTMAS CAROLS, AND A VISIT FROM SANTA!

    Barbara Helgason
  • 5

    First Annual Winter Wonderland

    THANKS TO THE GENEROSITY OF OUR SHOW SPONSORS, ALL TICKET PROCEEDS WILL BENEFIT THE KENNEWICK POLICE FOUNDATION-COMMUNITY CARE FUND AND GRACE CLINIC...

    SHOW IS AT 4:00PM BUT COME AT 2;00PM AND ENJOY HOT DOGS, HOT CHOCOLATE, CHRISTMAS CAROLS, AND A VISIT FROM SANTA!

  • 6

    It's A Wonderful Life-Academy of Children's Theatre

    5:00 PM - 7:00 PM John Dam Plaza

    First Annual Winter Wonderland Tree Lighting at HAPO Community Stage & John Dam Plaza.

    Holiday Performances, Santa Claus, Warming Fire, Countdown to Tree Lighting, Refreshments

    7:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Howard Amon Park

    Visit Santa Claus, Lighted Boat Parade, Warming Fire

    jan kranendonk
  • 7

    A Celtic Christmas Concert

    Dec. 6, 2016

    7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

    Uptown Theater | Richland, WA

    Affiniti, a classical crossover group from Ireland, returns to the Tri-Cities on their Pacific Northwest holiday tour. The trio will play a Celtic Christmas Concert, with special guest appearance by Howard Crosby, nephew of Bing Crosby. Affiniti’s style is a blend of classical, rock and Celtic music. Crosby, a Walla Walla business owner, croons tunes from Bing’s era, including some of his most famous holiday songs. Proceeds benefit the non-profit Arts Center Task Force, sponsor of the Vista Arts Center building project. Suitable for ages 8 and up. Tickets: General Admission $30 in advance/$35 at the door. VIP table for six, $500 (includes 2 bottles of wine).

    Jupiterimages
  • 8

    The Nutcracker presented by Mid-Columbia Ballet

    Dec. 9, 2016

    7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

    Richland High School Auditorium | Richland, WA

    $27 Adults/$18 Seniors (62 & older) $13 children (12 years & under)

    Mid-Columbia Ballet presents its 41st annual production of The Nutcracker December 9-11 at Richland High School auditorium; featuring pre-performance events Sweet Treats and Performance Perspectives.

    Rudi Zhang
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    Merry & Bright

    Dec. 10, 2016

    7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

    Central United Protestant Church | Richland, WA

    $10 Suggested donation at the door

    Merry & Bright is the theme of this holiday season’s concert presented by Bells of the Desert, the Tri-Cities premier handbell ensemble. This concert features music that will surely put you in the Christmas spirit. Selections include a hopping rendition of “Jingle Bell Boogie” and the sweet “Coventry Carol,” a lullaby to the newborn King.  Ringers from across the region will play over 100 bells and chimes in celebration of the season. The concert will be held in the sanctuary of Central United Protestant Church on Saturday, December 10 at 7:00 p.m.  There is a suggested donation of $10 at the door.

    Ryan McVay
  • 10

    Lampson Cable Bridge Run (38th Annual)

    Dec. 17, 2016

    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Lampson International (race begins) | Kennewick, WA

    Join in the tradition and fun of the annual Lampson Cable Bridge Run. Choose from the 1M, 5K, or 10K race distances. All races cross over the scenic Cable Bridge from Kennewick to Pasco.

    Register today!

    Ryan McVay
  • 11

    Cirque Dreams Holidaze

    Dec. 21, 2016
    7:00 PM -
    Toyota Center | Kennewick, WA

    As one of the four shows in the Toyota Center and Windermere Theater's "Broadway at the Windermere Theater" series, Cirque Dreams Holidaze lights up the holiday season on December 21 with a circus-like stage show that features ornaments, costumes, acrobatics, and music.

    Purchase your tickets at the Toyota Center Box office or Ticketmaster.

    Scott Annandale
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    WINTER WONDERLAND @ THE UPTOWN SHOPPING CENTER

    Join us for a special day of holiday shopping and fun at the Uptown Shopping Center, Richland. Merchants will be participating with treats, specials, drawings, gift certificates and more. Enjoy the Central United Protestant Carolers, meet Santa and shop the many unique stores and services that you won’t find at the mall! ELF will be playing at the Richland Theater by the East Lake Community Church @ 6:00 pm. For more information: Hunt & Gather 509-430-2151

    Barbara Helgason