Nov 18

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2021 Youth Basketball League Registration

Youth Basketball Registration

Nov. 18, 9:00AM – Dec 18, 5:00PM

Registration for our 2021 Boys Youth Basketball League and 2021 Girls Youth Basketball League is now open! Go >

Nov 27

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Season of Light Planetarium Show

Season of Light Planetarium Show

Nov. 27, 10:30AM – Dec 31, 10:30AM

December's feature show in the Wetherbee Planetarium traces the history and development of many of the world's most endearing holiday customs, all of which involve lighting up the winter season — from the burning Yule log, sparkling Christmas tree lights and candles in windows, to the lighting of luminaries in the American Southwest and the traditional ritual of the Hanukkah Menorah. Admission $5 (plus tax). Free to members. Go >

Dec 6

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Cirque Italia Water Circus

Cirque Italia Water Circus

On multiple days

HAVE YOU EVER WANTED TO TRAVEL THE WORLD? Cirque Italia has pulled out all the stops this year to take you on a magical trip around the globe. Can you guess where our final destination will be? Trust us ALBANY, GA, this is one adventure you cannot afford to miss! And it’ll only be here for one weekend! Go >

Jan 2

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Wetherbee Planetarium

Wetherbee Planetarium

On multiple days

The Wetherbee Planetarium is proud to be considered a valuable educational resource in South Georgia, sharing not just fulldome educational films, but also producing live presentations on a wide variety of astronomy topics. Go >

Dec 31

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Santa Exhibit

Santa Exhibit

On multiple days

The annual exhibit of Santas filling the Thronateeska Science Museum is sure to put you in the holiday spirit! Hundreds of versions of Jolly Old St. Nick document Santa’s appearance through the years and around the world. Go >

Dec 5

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3 Year Anniversary Celebration at Pretoria Fields

3 Year Anniversary Celebration at Pretoria Fields

Dec. 5, 1:00PM – 9:00PM

We're celebrating THREE years and want to celebrate with YOU! Join us on Saturday starting at 1 p.m. for our special release beers and food trucks, and enjoy live music with Far 2 Fresh at 8 p.m.! Go >

Jan 3

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Dive Shows

Dive Shows

On multiple days

Dive Shows take place at the Blue Hole viewing window and are included with general admission. This event is weather permitting. Go >

Dec 5

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Virtual Sounds of Christmas Pre Show & Lighting of the Christmas Tree

Virtual Sounds of Christmas Pre Show & Lighting of the Christmas Tree

Dec. 5, 5:00PM

The City of Albany is proud to announce the 30th Annual Celebration of Lights Virtual: Sounds of Christmas Pre-Show and Lighting of the Christmas Tree. The purpose of this joyful event is to celebrate the Christmas season safely. Festivities will include a virtual appearance by Santa Claus, entertainment acts, the lighting of the Christmas tree, and more. The 30th Annual Celebration of Lights “Sounds of Christmas” Pre- Show and Lighting of the Christmas Tree will stream virtually on Fox 31 News WFXL's Facebook Live on Saturday, December 5, 2020, from 5 PM to 6 PM. For more information on pre-show entertainment, volunteer opportunities, or City of Albany Christmas festivities, please contact the Downtown Manager’s office at 229-483-7665 or 229-302-1393. Go >

Dec 27

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Festival of Lights

Festival of Lights

On multiple days

Drive through the lights, enjoy a hot cocoa and roast marshmallows by socially distant fire pits at Chehaw! Go >

Dec 5

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Christmas Wheels and Reels

Christmas Wheels and Reels

Dec. 5, 7:00PM – 9:00PM

Join us in the Albany Civic Center Parking Lot on December 5 for Christmas Wheels & Reels featuring the movie ELF!! This is a free event and tickets will be distributed on a first come first serve basis. Go >

Dec 30

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Brews & Bingo

Brews & Bingo

On multiple days

Pretoria Fields is hosting Brews & Bingo every Wednesday! Enjoy games of bingo, cold brews, and fun prizes. Don't miss it! Go >

Dec 10

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Homeschool Day

Homeschool Day

On multiple days

Homeschool Day is a 90-minute program designed for students in K-5th grade. It starts at 11 am and is conducted on the second Thursday of the month from September through May. Each month’s session incorporates a current AMA art exhibition and includes an art project that connects with STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) education, gallery tours and more. The cost for Homeschool Day is $5 per student for AMA members and $10 per student for future members. Students who participate in Homeschool Day will be asked to comply with AMA visitation policies, including the wearing of masks for the protection of other students and AMA staff. Parents can register their child by emailing Vanoteghem at annie.vanoteghem@albanymuseum.com. Go >

Dec 31

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Trivia at Pretoria Fields

Trivia at Pretoria Fields

On multiple days

Come out and play trivia and grab your favorite favorite pint of beer made from ingredients grown in South Georgia soil! Go >

Dec 11

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Tadpole Time: Beaches

Tadpole Time: Beaches

Dec. 11, 9:30AM – 10:15AM

It may be cold outside, but at Tadpole Time this month we'll be learning all about the beach! We'll read a story, enjoy some songs and activities and even play in the sand! Tadpole Time is designed especially for parents and pre-schoolers to enjoy together. Participants will be free to enjoy the RiverQuarium on their own after the session. It's FREE with your RiverQuarium membership or with regular admission. Please be assured that the Flint RiverQuarium is following all recommended CDC guideline for cleaning, sanitizing and social distancing. Go >

Dec 12

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The Great Holiday Hunt

The Great Holiday Hunt

Dec. 12, 11:00AM – 2:00PM

Join us for a jolly, adventurous scavenger hunt at the Flint RiverQuarium and Thronateeska Heritage Center. Enjoy the games and activities while looking for clues high and low. Don’t forget to bring an electronic device to aid in your search. Included with Flint RiverQuarium admission. FRQ & THC members are free! Go >

Dec 13

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Tift Park Community Pop Up Market

Tift Park Community Pop Up Market

On multiple days

Come out and support all the wonderful vendors fo the Tift Park Community Pop Up Market at Pretoria Fields Collective the second Sunday of every month. Go >

Dec 19

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Reindeer Games

Reindeer Games

Dec. 19, 10:00AM – 2:00PM

Zoo guests will enjoy creating holiday crafts for the tree or as presents, writing letters to Santa, roasting marshmallows, watching zoo animals and of course- playing Reindeer Games. All day, Guests will get to try their luck competing in holiday themed mini games. Participants can win prizes , sip on hot chocolate, and roast marshmallows. It isn’t just the people competing, some of our zoo animals will go scale to tail trying to be the Reigning Champion! Event is included in Zoo admission and free for members. Go >

Dec 19

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Pretoria Fields Collective Inaugural Hemp Harvest Celebration

Pretoria Fields Collective Inaugural Hemp Harvest Celebration

Dec. 19, 7:00PM – 9:00PM

Join us on December 19th, at 7 p.m., as we celebrate Georgia's first hemp season! We're excited about this new opportunity and growth for both Georgia agriculture and us here at Pretoria Fields Collective. We'll feature our special release dry-hemped IPA, Hemp Seltzer, hemp products, and live music from Harry and Kayla Day all on Saturday! Go >

Dec 31

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Chehaw Winter Break Camp

Chehaw Winter Break Camp

On multiple days

Campers will take daily trips to the Zoo, meet new animals, and enjoy daily games, activities, and crafts. Camps are perfect for children ages 5-12. Camp runs from 9a - 3p each day. Camper drop-off is from 8:30- 9 am and camper pick-up is from 3- 3:30 pm. Each day of camp is $30. Members get a 10% discount on all camps. Single Day Registration Available. After Camp Care is available from 3-6 each day for an additional $10. Members receive 50% off. Claws-tro-phobic Investigation- Dec. 21-24 Frozen Expedition- Dec. 28-31 Team Chehaw is committed to the safety of our campers, staff, and zoological collection. We are using the CDC Camp Guidelines and AZA COVID-19 Zoological Guidelines. Please see below for an outline of the extra safety measures our staff has implemented. In addition to daily disinfection of our indoor space and toys, we have modified our camp structure: Groups sizes have been reduced to 10-12 campers Campers, counselors, and youth volunteers will not swap groups in an effort to limit exposure We are unable to offer before-camp-care or after-camp-care; to limit exposure we cannot introduce a different counselor for before and after camp care Campers, staff and volunteers will have their temperature checked throughout the day Each group will have their own indoor space, supplies, and toys, groups and supplies are not permitted to swap between indoor spaces Campers will be socially distanced at all times while outdoors Campers will be required to wear a mask indoors and be spaced when possible Campers will have their own cubby or space for personal items Campers must bring their own lunch; we are unable to offer lunches Go >

Dec 24

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Winter Break Camp: Snow Days

Winter Break Camp: Snow Days

On multiple days

Not everyone gets snowed in when the weather get perilous--it's snow doubt some thrive! Join us as we explore the wonder and science of snow and just how animals survive. Campers will take daily trips to the Flint RiverQuarium & Thronateeska, meet new animals, plus participate in daily games, activities, and crafts. Camps are available for children ages 7-12. Camp times are from 9 am - 3 pm. Camper drop-off is from 8:30 am - 9 am. Camper pick-up is from 3 pm- 3:30 pm. Each day of camp is $30. After-camp care is available from 3 pm- 6 pm for $10 per day. Members receive a 10% discount on all camps & half-priced after-camp care. The Flint RiverQuarium and Thronateeska are committed to the safety of our campers, staff, and zoological collection. We are using the CDC Camp Guidelines and AZA COVID-19 Zoological Guidelines. Go >

Dec 23

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Libby Womack Holiday Art Workshop

Libby Womack Holiday Art Workshop

On multiple days

It's the most creative time of the year again! Holiday art and fun awaits at the annual Libby Womack Holiday Workshop at the AMA. We have space for 12 campers K5 through 7th grade, with free early drop-off at 8 am and late pick-up at 5 pm. We'll keep your camper as busy as an elf with art fun and activities! Get info at www.albanymuseum.com/winter-holidays-camps. Register by emailing annie.vanoteghem@albanymuseum.com. Go >

Dec 31

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Winter Break Camp: Oh Whale!

Winter Break Camp: Oh Whale!

On multiple days

Join us for a whale of an adventure! Campers will learn about the frigid cold waters and their inhabitants. These animals were born with their winter apparel. Join us for an exploration of all things arctic. Go >

Dec 30

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Parents Holiday Recovery Art Workshop

Parents Holiday Recovery Art Workshop

On multiple days

Christmas is over, and you need a rest. Let the Albany Museum of Art help with our annual Parents Holiday Recovery Art Camp. We have space for 12 campers K5 through 7th grade, with free early drop-off at 8 am and late pick-up at 5 pm. Your camper will enjoy plenty of art fun and activities, while you catch your breath! Get info at www.albanymuseum.com/winter-holidays-camps. Register by emailing annie.vanoteghem@albanymuseum.com. Go >