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Arkansas Chamber Singers: Singing for Joy. Taking place at the Old Statehouse Museum, this FREE event will feature best-loved carols and seasonal songs. Friday, December 7, 2012 7:30 PM, Saturday, December 8, 2012 7:30 PM, and Sunday, December 9, 2012 3:00 PM. Visit for more information.

Arkansas Craft Guild’s 34th Annual Showcase: Over100 artisans will be showcasing and selling their work at the Statehouse Convention Center. The event features handcrafted pottery, jewelry, glass, fiber, brooms, baskets, weavings, paintings, and much more. 5.00 admission. For more information call 870-269-4120, email, or visit

City Mouse, Country Mouse, Christmas House at the Arkansas Arts Center Children’s Theatre. This wonderful holiday play runs until December 16, 2012 Times: Fridays at 7 p.m., Saturdays at 1 & 3 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m. For more information contact Katie Hodges at (501) 372-4000 or

Holidays on Ice: Get ready for the season at the annual ice skating rink in the River Market’s open air pavilion! Runs through January 6th. For a full schedule and more information check out Cost is $9.00 per hour and includes skate rental. Children age 4 and under free with paid adult admission.

Holly Trolley Day: Free trolley rides from 8:30 a.m. to midnight. Includes special events at the River Market, including the Arvest Ice Rink. For more information visit

Our Kwanzaa Celebration at Shorter College. This main stage play features KUUMBA, the 6th principle of Kwanzaa. Takes place Fri., Dec. 7, 7 p.m. and Sat., Dec. 8, 2 p.m. Cost is pay what you can. Throughout the evening, guests will be treated to performances by the Academy of Creative Arts diverse company of actors, dancers, singers, and visual artists, as well as the community-based drumming circle. For more information To Purchase tickets or reserve a vender’s table, contact Kelley Pruitt, Creative Director at the Academy of Creative Arts, at

Wildwood Tour of Homes: This Holiday Tour of Homes celebrates the art of architecture and interior design as our patrons explore some of the most beautiful homes in Little Rock. Prior to the tour is an exclusive home preview party and a breakfast brunch at Wildwood! December 7, 2012 Private Preview Party 7-9pm December 8. 2012 Holiday Breakfast at Wildwood Park 9-10:30am Holiday Tour of Homes 10-4pm. For more information contact Rachael Montunnas at 501-821-7275 or

Winter Wonderland Holiday Ice Show. This holiday ice show will feature the artistic skating talent of the Diamond Edge Figure Skating Club, a member club of the United States Figure Skating Association. Takes place at Arkansas Skatium on Bowman Road. Sat, Dec 8 thru Sun, Dec 9 11:30 AM -5:00 PM. Cost is $8 per person. Children ages 5 years and younger are FREE. Call 501- 227-4333 for more information.





Meredith is the online editor of the Savvy Blog. She lives in Little Rock with her twin sons, dogs, cats, and husband.
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