Dec 24

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Photos with Santa

Photos with Santa

On multiple days

Come get your photos with Santa at the Albany Mall! Every weekend through Christmas Eve, Santa will be visiting the mall so you can capture those magical memories with family photo opportunities! Go >

Dec 23

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Wild Lights @ Chehaw

Wild Lights @ Chehaw

On multiple days

See the Zoo in a whole new light as you stroll through brand new Wild Lights! This is a walk through event that allows you to travel portions of the Zoo path by foot. Make sure to stop by the Kid Zone for crafts, games, and activities each night! Before you leave, stop by the Zoo Sugar Shack to warm up with hot cocoa, roasted marshmallows, and s’mores by the fires. Coffee bar, beer, wine, and concessions also available. And around every corner, find photo ops sure to sparkle on your socials. While most animals go indoors for the night, a select few species who typically spend time in their habitats after dark may be visible. Daytime Zoo tickets not required. Go >

Dec 16

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Reindeer Games

Reindeer Games

Dec. 16, 11:00AM – 2:00PM

Zoo guests will enjoy special holiday themed crafts, photos with the Grinch, roasting marshmallows, decorating cookies, and playing fun games. All day, Guests will get to try their luck competing in holiday themed games. We have special themed programming throughout the day. The schedule will be posted soon! Event is included in Zoo admission and free for Chehaw members. Go >

Dec 16

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Harlem Globetrotters 2024 World Tour

Harlem Globetrotters 2024 World Tour

Dec. 16, 2:00PM

The Harlem Globetrotters 2024 World Tour Presented by Jersey Mike's Subs is coming to the Albany Civic Center on 12/16. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters global tour as they take the court with moments of extreme basketball innovation and unparalleled fan FUN! Go >

Dec 17

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Blue Christmas Winter Ball

Blue Christmas Winter Ball

Dec. 17, 6:00PM – 10:00PM

The Blue Christmas Winter Ball is a unique opportunity for neurodivergent children and their families to come together and experience the magic of the holiday season in a safe and inclusive environment. We understand that traditional holiday events can be overwhelming for individuals on the autism spectrum, so we have created an event that caters to their specific needs. Go >

Dec 18

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Albany Ice Skating

Albany Ice Skating

Dec. 18, 12:00AM – Jan 3, 12:00PM

Ice Skating returns to the City of Albany! Get ready for some awesome family fun! Coming to the Parking Lot of the Albany Mall on Dec 18th - Jan 3rd! Go >

Dec 20

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THE GOOD LIFE CITY HOLIDAY CLASSIC

THE GOOD LIFE CITY HOLIDAY CLASSIC

On multiple days

The City of Albany Recreation and Parks Department is set to host a three-day tournament at the Albany Civic Center featuring Middle schools from South Georgia. The event is set for December 18 – 20, 2023 at the Albany Civic Center starting at 10 AM, 10 AM, and 12 PM, respectively. This is a three-day, girls and boys, tournament where a champion will be crowned. Go >

Morning Mix & Mingle

Dec. 12, 8:00AM

Get ready to mix, mingle, and jump-start your day with a burst of business energy! Join us on December 12 at 8:00 AM as we kick off an exhilarating Morning Mix & Mingle event, proudly brought to you by Doublegate Country Club. Go >

Bingo @ The Albany Mall

On multiple days

Join us for a FREE & FUN morning of BINGO games at Albany Mall on the 2nd Tuesday of EVERY Month from 10:30AM-11:30AM in front of Belk! We will have PRIZES too. A great activity for all ages! Free to Play & Free to Win. Go >

Holly Jolly Holiday Jingle & Mingle

Dec. 12, 5:30PM – 7:30PM

TAG YOUR FRIENDS AND SET A GIRLS NIGHT OUT! Come holiday shop after hours and enjoy treats for all the vendors for LIVI and CO!! Southern Sassy Chics will have specials and NEW ARRIVALS! Get your Christmas shopping done early!! We will be having a special raffle basket in our booth that you’re not going to want to miss!! INVITE YOUR FRIENDS AND COME SHOP!!! Go >

Live Band Karaoke at J. Lane Theater

On multiple days

Do karaoke with a live band! Free entry! $5 margaritas $10 hookahs and $5 food specials!!! Go >

Business After Hours

Dec. 13, 5:00PM – 7:00PM

MIX IT UP at our December 13th Business After Hours hosted at Flint Ag & Turf (741 US HWY 82, Leesburg) and presented by Fleming & Riles Insurance. This is a great way to make new connections! Bring a business card for a shot at the $100 cash drawing, sponsored by The UPS Stores of Albany. Business After Hours is a free networking event open to all current and potential Albany Area Chamber members, but registration is requested. Go >

The Grantham’s Live

Dec. 13, 5:30PM

Join us in the taproom, December 13th at 5:30PM for Christmas music with Sarah and Patrick Grantham. Sarah and Patrick are a father daughter duo, playing Christmas music together on guitar and violin. Go >

St. Teresa’s Bingo Nights

On multiple days

St. Teresa School BINGO Playing Wednesday & Friday evenings Early Bird 7:00PM - Regular Session 7:30PM Doors open 6:00PM Go >

AMA Homeschool Day

On multiple days

K-5th grade homeschoolers learn together in the gallery and work together on a take-home project in the AMA Classroom. Homeschooled students benefit immensely from visiting the AMA as we provide a rich visual environment to address a wide range of topics such as cultural awareness and understanding, critical thinking skills, and practice real-life application of literature, history, mathematics, language arts, and science. In the classroom, students practice new artistic techniques, grow social skills, improve fine motor skills, and foster creativity. This in-gallery and hands-on exposure complements traditional homeschooling methods, enhancing their understanding of various subjects. Go >

Thronateeska Discover Center- Santas on Exhbit

On multiple days

Hundreds of versions of Jolly Old St. Nick document Santa’s appearance through the years and around the world. This seasonal exhibit is included with Museum Admission, Thronateeska members are FREE! Go >

Tasty Thursday with Bottoms Up!

On multiple days

Stop in on Thursday afternoons to Bottom’s Up! Wine and Spirits Boutique to taste weekly samples of various delicious wine and spirits! Go >