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Wilson Winter Lights: Favorite regional winter wonderland returns

There are plenty of places to stop and take photos at Wilson Winter Lights.
Wilson Winter Lights at the Wilson Botanical Gardens has become not only a favorite of Wilson residents but also of residents all over eastern North Carolina. “We are now known for this event, …

‘Grinch’ tradition hits 10th year: Dance studio show Dec. 12-15

"The Grinch," presented by Hunter's Dance, returns for its 10th year this month.
It’s been 10 years since the curtain opened to first reveal Whoville with a cardboard cutout for a Christmas tree and the Grinch in a furry costume wearing a plastic dog nose painted green. The …
See "The 1940s Radio Christmas Show" at Barton College for one night only, Saturday, Dec. 7.

Cabaret presents ‘The 1940s Radio Christmas Show’

It’s the most wonderful time of the year as Theatre at Barton presents its Holiday Cabaret production of “The 1940s Radio Christmas Show.” The Kennedy Family Theatre will be transformed into …
Make plans to take the family to this year's Train of Lights at the Rec Center.

Train of Lights fun returns this season: Special evening planned for those with intellectual disabilities

A brand new sponsor and a special night designed for people with intellectual disabilities are new to the City of Wilson’s Parks & Recreation department’s annual Train of Lights event held at …
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Russ Varnell and His Too Country Band perform on Dec. 14 at 217 Brew Works.

Live music for December 2019

FRIDAY, DEC. 6 Steven Stewart 8:30 p.m. Pup’s Steakhouse 2801-3D Ward Blvd. Hear the local acoustic musician on the patio. FRIDAY, DEC. 6 Tanglewood 7 p.m. 217 Brew …

Filling out the Calendar
Monthly planner for December 2019

TUESDAY, DEC. 3 J. Lohr Holiday Wine Dinner 6:30 p.m. Pup’s Steakhouse 2801-3D Ward Blvd. Join host Davis Hyde of J. Lohr for a holiday wine dinner. The cost is $75 per person. …