Nov 18

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2021 Youth Basketball League Registration

Youth Basketball Registration

Nov. 18, 9:00AM – Dec 18, 5:00PM

Registration for our 2021 Boys Youth Basketball League and 2021 Girls Youth Basketball League is now open! Go >

Nov 27

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Season of Light Planetarium Show

Season of Light Planetarium Show

Nov. 27, 10:30AM – Dec 31, 10:30AM

December's feature show in the Wetherbee Planetarium traces the history and development of many of the world's most endearing holiday customs, all of which involve lighting up the winter season — from the burning Yule log, sparkling Christmas tree lights and candles in windows, to the lighting of luminaries in the American Southwest and the traditional ritual of the Hanukkah Menorah. Admission $5 (plus tax). Free to members. Go >

Dec 6

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Cirque Italia Water Circus

Cirque Italia Water Circus

On multiple days

HAVE YOU EVER WANTED TO TRAVEL THE WORLD? Cirque Italia has pulled out all the stops this year to take you on a magical trip around the globe. Can you guess where our final destination will be? Trust us ALBANY, GA, this is one adventure you cannot afford to miss! And it’ll only be here for one weekend! Go >

Dec 17

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Wetherbee Planetarium

Wetherbee Planetarium

On multiple days

The Wetherbee Planetarium is proud to be considered a valuable educational resource in South Georgia, sharing not just fulldome educational films, but also producing live presentations on a wide variety of astronomy topics. Go >

Dec 4

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Chehaw Cubs Program

Chehaw Cubs Program

On multiple days

Cubs Programs are specifically targeted for children ages 3 and 4. Join us in the Zoo with your little one from 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Cubs Programs are free with Zoo admission, and as always, free for members. These programs are specially tailored to fit the interests and attention span of children ages 3 and 4. Each program includes a hands-on animal experience, a craft, and an animal related story. Go >

Dec 17

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Santa Exhibit

Santa Exhibit

On multiple days

The annual exhibit of Santas filling the Thronateeska Science Museum is sure to put you in the holiday spirit! Hundreds of versions of Jolly Old St. Nick document Santa’s appearance through the years and around the world. Go >

Dec 4

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Selfies with Santa

Selfies with Santa

Dec. 4, 4:00PM – 6:00PM

Selfies with Santa is just what you need to get you in the Christmas spirit! Santa will be visiting Thronateeska on Friday, December 4, from 4-6 pm and wants to hear what you have on your wish list! Enjoy hot cocoa and cookies courtesy of The Bread House and visit the annual Santa Claus exhibit as you wait to snap a selfie with St. Nick! The planetarium sow, Season of Light, will also be playing throughout the day. Go >

Dec 13

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Festival of Lights

Festival of Lights

On multiple days

Drive through the lights, enjoy a hot cocoa and roast marshmallows by socially distant fire pits at Chehaw! Go >

Dec 5

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3 Year Anniversary Celebration at Pretoria Fields

3 Year Anniversary Celebration at Pretoria Fields

Dec. 5, 1:00PM – 9:00PM

We're celebrating THREE years and want to celebrate with YOU! Join us on Saturday starting at 1 p.m. for our special release beers and food trucks, and enjoy live music with Far 2 Fresh at 8 p.m.! Go >

Dec 13

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Dive Shows

Dive Shows

On multiple days

Dive Shows take place at the Blue Hole viewing window and are included with general admission. This event is weather permitting. Go >

Dec 5

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Virtual Sounds of Christmas Pre Show & Lighting of the Christmas Tree

Virtual Sounds of Christmas Pre Show & Lighting of the Christmas Tree

Dec. 5, 5:00PM

The City of Albany is proud to announce the 30th Annual Celebration of Lights Virtual: Sounds of Christmas Pre-Show and Lighting of the Christmas Tree. The purpose of this joyful event is to celebrate the Christmas season safely. Festivities will include a virtual appearance by Santa Claus, entertainment acts, the lighting of the Christmas tree, and more. The 30th Annual Celebration of Lights “Sounds of Christmas” Pre- Show and Lighting of the Christmas Tree will stream virtually on Fox 31 News WFXL's Facebook Live on Saturday, December 5, 2020, from 5 PM to 6 PM. For more information on pre-show entertainment, volunteer opportunities, or City of Albany Christmas festivities, please contact the Downtown Manager’s office at 229-483-7665 or 229-302-1393. Go >

Dec 5

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Christmas Wheels and Reels

Christmas Wheels and Reels

Dec. 5, 7:00PM – 9:00PM

Join us in the Albany Civic Center Parking Lot on December 5 for Christmas Wheels & Reels featuring the movie ELF!! This is a free event and tickets will be distributed on a first come first serve basis. Go >

Dec 16

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Brews & Bingo

Brews & Bingo

On multiple days

Pretoria Fields is hosting Brews & Bingo every Wednesday! Enjoy games of bingo, cold brews, and fun prizes. Don't miss it! Go >

Dec 10

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Homeschool Day

Homeschool Day

On multiple days

Homeschool Day is a 90-minute program designed for students in K-5th grade. It starts at 11 am and is conducted on the second Thursday of the month from September through May. Each month’s session incorporates a current AMA art exhibition and includes an art project that connects with STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) education, gallery tours and more. The cost for Homeschool Day is $5 per student for AMA members and $10 per student for future members. Students who participate in Homeschool Day will be asked to comply with AMA visitation policies, including the wearing of masks for the protection of other students and AMA staff. Parents can register their child by emailing Vanoteghem at annie.vanoteghem@albanymuseum.com. Go >

Dec 17

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Trivia at Pretoria Fields

Trivia at Pretoria Fields

On multiple days

Come out and play trivia and grab your favorite favorite pint of beer made from ingredients grown in South Georgia soil! Go >

Dec 11

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Tadpole Time: Beaches

Tadpole Time: Beaches

Dec. 11, 9:30AM – 10:15AM

It may be cold outside, but at Tadpole Time this month we'll be learning all about the beach! We'll read a story, enjoy some songs and activities and even play in the sand! Tadpole Time is designed especially for parents and pre-schoolers to enjoy together. Participants will be free to enjoy the RiverQuarium on their own after the session. It's FREE with your RiverQuarium membership or with regular admission. Please be assured that the Flint RiverQuarium is following all recommended CDC guideline for cleaning, sanitizing and social distancing. Go >

Dec 12

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The Great Holiday Hunt

The Great Holiday Hunt

Dec. 12, 11:00AM – 2:00PM

Join us for a jolly, adventurous scavenger hunt at the Flint RiverQuarium and Thronateeska Heritage Center. Enjoy the games and activities while looking for clues high and low. Don’t forget to bring an electronic device to aid in your search. Included with Flint RiverQuarium admission. FRQ & THC members are free! Go >

Dec 13

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Tift Park Community Pop Up Market

Tift Park Community Pop Up Market

On multiple days

Come out and support all the wonderful vendors fo the Tift Park Community Pop Up Market at Pretoria Fields Collective the second Sunday of every month. Go >