Carson Valley holiday happenings
December 1, 2011
Gazebo Lighting. Minden Gazebo and tree lighting 6 p.m. today. Live music and special visitor. Information, Roxanne Stangle. 782-2444.
Tree Bingo. Elks annual spaghetti feed and Christmas tree bingo is 5 p.m. today in the CVIC Hall.
Genoa Christmas. Christmas in Genoa is today. Tree lighting 6 p.m., Santa visit and refreshments. Information, 782-8696.
Guitar Concert. Sierra Nevada Guitar Ensemble perform holiday and classical music 7 p.m. today at the carson Valley United Methodist Church, 1375 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville. A free will offering collected. Information, 782-4600.
German Christmas. German Christmas Marketplace is 4-8 p.m. today and Saturday on Esmeralda Ave., Minden. Information, Roxanne Stangle, 782-2444.
Santa Breakfast. Breakfast with Santa is 8:30-11 a.m. Saturday in the Genoa Community Center. Information, 782-8696.
Craft Faire. Douglas High School 30th annual Christmas Craft Faire 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday at the high school. Cost, $2 or two canned food items. Information, 392-1512, or
Holiday Gala. Holiday Gala Gallery of Trees and Cookie Walk is 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at the Carson Valley Museum and Cultural Center. Information, 782-2555.
Lights Parade. 16th annual Parade of Lights is 5 p.m. Saturday, Highway 395 from Gardnerville to Minden. Highway 395 closes between Buckeye Road and Waterloo Lane at 3 p.m. Information, 782-8144.
Christmas Reception. East Fork Gallery Christmas reception is noon-5 p.m. Sunday at the East Fork Gallery, Gardnerville. Information, 782-7629.
Victorian Christmas. Dake House Victorian Christmas 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Dec. 8-23 at Antiques Plus, 2242 Main Street, Genoa. Admission is free. Refreshments will be served. Information, 782-4951, or 246-1619.
Concert Series. Carson Valley Arts Council presents Joni Morris’ “Patsy Cline Christmas” 7 p.m. Dec. 9 in the CVIC Hall. Wine reception 6 p.m. Tickets, $15, or $20 at-the-door. Information, tickets 782-8207 or cvartscouncil.com.
Christmas Concert. David John and the Comstock Cowboys performing their Christmas in the Sierra concerts 5 and 8 p.m. Dec. 10 in the Genoa Town Hall. Tickets, $20. Information, 782-8696.
Angel Trees. Project Santa Claus Angel Trees are up at businesses around Carson Valley. Wrapped gifts need to be returned by Dec. 15. Information, Jim Blaisdell at 392-1772.