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  • Christmas at the Glenn House
    November 24, 1:00 PM
    Christmas at the Glenn House opens for their annual holiday tours the Friday after Thanksgiving, November 24th, and you can wander through this beautifully decorated Victorian home every Saturday and Sunday afternoon the...
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  • Parade of Lights
    November 26, 5:00 PM
    Bring some hot chocolate and a cozy blanket to watch the Holiday Parade of Lights! Lit up floats play Christmas carols as the parade proceeds down Broadway from Capaha Park to Main St.  The parade is kicked off with...
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  • Vivaldi's Gloria!
    November 28, 7:30 PM
    The University Choir and Choral Union will join the Southeast Missouri Symphony to perform this Baroque masterpiece. With its jubilant energy and buoyant spirit, it is often performed in the Christmas season. Plus additi...
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  • The Buddy Holly Story
    November 29, 7:30 PM
    Now in its 25th amazing year, the “World’s Most Successful Rock ‘n’ Roll Musical” continues to thrill audiences on tour. Buddy tells the story of Buddy Holly through his short yet spectacula...
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  • Downtown Christmas Open House
    December 1, 5:00 PM
    Stroll historic downtown Cape Girardeau as carolers fill the air with holiday melodies and festively decorated shops are open late into the evening with seasonal specialties.  This family-friendly event includes a s...
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  • 30th Annual Holiday Home Tour
    December 2, 9:00 AM
    Lutheran Family and Children's Services (LFCS) will host the 30th Annual Holiday Home Tour on Saturday, December 2 from 9 AM to 4 PM. This year the tour will feature six locations in Cape Girardeau- including several hi...
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  • Family Holiday Concert
    December 2, 10:30 AM
    This family holiday tradition continues as the Percussion Ensemble performs holiday classics. The event includes music, coloring and milk and cookies. 2 shows! 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. ...
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  • 22nd Annual Sounds of the Season Concert
    December 3, 2:00 PM
    Usher in the holiday season at the 22nd annual family-friendly benefit concert featuring the top vocal and musical talent in the region under the direction of Jerry Ford, including including Casey Janet Mills, Kristen Sc...
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  • Candlelight Tours at the Glenn House
    December 8, 5:00 PM
    See the home aglow at a Candlelight Tour from 6 - 8 p.m. December 8th and 16th.  Already toured during a Christmas past? The decorations are entirely refreshed every year, making this a Christmas tradition that neve...
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  • The Nutcracker
    December 8, 7:30 PM
    The Ruth Page Civic Ballet’s popular re-creation of this holiday classic showcases exquisite dancing, stunning costumes and magical settings in the Land of Snow and the Kingdom of the Sweets. The Nutcracker promise...
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