Iron Bowl, Alabama vs Auburn football at Bryant Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa. This annual clash of state college football titans brings the south to a standstill. Last year the Auburn Tigers shockingly ran back a last second missed field goal by the Crimson Tide for a touchdown to win the game.
November 29, 2014 Iron Bowl
December 05, 2014-December 07, 2014 36th Annual Nutcracke
36th Annual Nutcracker performance by the Southeast Alabama Dance Company at the Dothan Civic Center. Performance times are Friday at10am for the school show performance, Friday & Saturday at 7:30pm, and Sunday at 2:30pm. This cherished holiday tradition is a magical performance of music, costume and dance. Tickets go on sale Nov. 17 at the Dothan Civic Center box office. (334) 615-3175, www.southeastalabamadancecompany.org.
December 06, 2014 Dothan Downtown Christmas Festival
9th Annual Dothan Downtown Christmas Festival from 9am-3pm on Foster Street in downtown Dothan. The festival will feature snow activities and traditional Christmas elements such as caroling, visits with Santa, and cookie decorating. This is a free event and open to the public, and there will be many vendors selling items and giving Christmas shopping ideas. (334) 793-3097, www.downtowngroup.com.
December 06, 2014 Wiregrass Museum of Art’s First Saturday Family Day
Wiregrass Museum of Art’s First Saturday Family Day begins10:30am the first Saturday morning of the month with a free art lesson and project for kids and their families (334)794-3871, www.wiregrassmuseum.org.
December 06, 2014 Landmark Park’s Dulcimer Club Monthly Jam Session
Landmark Park’s Dulcimer Club Monthly Jam Session held 1pm the first Saturday of each month at Landmark Park. Participants must have a mountain dulcimer and no experience is necessary. The event is free with paid gate admission. Admission fees are $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and active military, $4 for kids, free for members. (334) 794-3452.
December 06, 2014 Carmike Cinemas’ Weekend “Kidtoon”
Carmike Cinemas’ Weekend “Kidtoon” at Carmike Cinemas, Dothan Pavilion, 4883 Montgomery Hwy. Carmike Cinemas will play a special “Kidtoon” every weekend for only $5. Show times vary. (334) 671-2862, www.carmike.com.
December 09, 2014 Wesley Manor Holiday Open House
Wesley Manor Holiday Open House from 1pm – 3pm at Wesley Manor, 718 Honeysuckle Rd. The community is invited to join Wesley Manor Retirement Center for a Holiday Open House with refreshments and entertainment in the Main Lobby. (334) 792-0921, www.methodisthomes.org.
December 09, 2014 Music South presents a Holiday Concert with the Atlanta Pops Orchestra
Music South presents a Holiday Concert with the Atlanta Pops Orchestra at the Dothan Civic Center. Under the baton of the charismatic Maestro Jason Altieri, the orchestra’s program of festive holiday favorites will have your toes tapping until New Years. Enjoy a bounty of hors d’oeuvres at their gourmet buffet and toast to the season at one of their open bars. Gala table seating $75 purchased only through Music South by calling 334-699-8542. Tickets are free for current concert season ticket holders. Individual tickets will be on sale at the Dothan Civic Center box office 334-615-3175 www.dothan.org. General admission (balcony seating only) $25; $15 military and students with ID. Dinner starts at 6pm with music by The Moonlighters. www.musicsouth.com.
December 09, 2014-December 13, 2014 SEACT’s Holiday Dinner Theatre
SEACT’s Holiday Dinner Theatre production of “The Boogie Woogie Christmas Show” at the Cultural Arts Center, 909 South St. Andrews St. It is Christmas Time in sleepy small-town America, and the troops are overseas, fighting World War II. Families are remembering their loved ones at war and there is no Christmas cheer to be found. Meet the members of a rag tag local radio show cast as they sing their way into the hearts of listeners, kindling the fire of Christmas spirit. Join SEACT for a casual meal and experience a live Christmas Eve radio broadcast from the 1940’s. Enjoy popular songs, wholesome radio sketches, and your favorite Christmas tunes. SEACT Holiday Dinner Theatre is a great holiday treat for supper clubs, family and office parties. (334) 794-0400, www.seact.com.
December 09, 2014 Dothan Area Young Professionals Monthly Business Brews
Dothan Area Young Professionals Monthly Business Brews start 5:30pm at Oak & Olive, 2620 Montgomery Hwy. on the second Tuesday of every month. Business Brews is a social hour for networking and fun. All young professionals of all demographics are welcome. www.dothanyp.com.