Lights of the South is open 6-10 p.m. through Dec. 30 (closed Christmas Day). See 5 million lights, enjoy hayrides, walking trails, food, drinks, Santa Claus and a maze; 633 Louisville Road, Grovetown; $8.95 adults, $5.95 ages 4-17, ages 3 and younger free; free parking;
Life of Christ
Sharon Baptist Church is holding its annual Hayride Through the Life of Christ from 7-9 p.m. Dec. 15 at the Columbia County Fairgrounds on Columbia Road across from Patriots Park. Admission is free. There will be a hayride through scenes of Jesus’ life, hot chocolate and live music. For more information, call (706) 541-0667.
Harlem United Methodist and Harlem Baptist churches are inviting visitors to Walk Through Bethlehem 6-9 p.m. Dec. 13-15 at the field between the churches on Milledgeville Road, Harlem. The event is free and depicts what Bethlehem might have been like in the time of Jesus. Call (706) 556-6885 or (706) 556-6439.
The Augusta Museum of History will host the Augusta Collegium Musicum in the Annual Concert of Holiday Music featuring seasonal music from five centuries on Dec. 16, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. in the Museum’s Rotunda. The Augusta Collegium Musicum is an a capella chamber choir under the direction of Mr. William F. Toole. Tickets are $10 for Augusta Museum of History and Collegium members or $15 for non-members. Light refreshments will be served immediately following the concert. All proceeds will benefit the programs and preservations efforts of the Augusta Museum of History.
Singing Christmas Tree
Abilene Baptist Church will hold its 35th annual Singing Christmas Tree at 3 p.m. on Dec. 15. Tickets are free and are available in advance from the church at 3917 Washington Road, Martinez, or online for a small fee at www.itickets.com. For more information, call (706) 869-1774.
Bellevue Baptist Church will hold its annual Live Nativity at Steeds Dairy, 4634 Wrightsboro Road, Grovetown, on Dec. 19-20 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The Natvity is free and open to the public.