Events in December 2017
Ripley's annual Christmas Parade is 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 2.
Following the parade, Santa will meet with the kids in the Alpine Theatre. Main Street Ripley is hosting the snowball prize drop from the balcony of the Jackson County Courthouse.
This holiday event for kids is from 6-9 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 5 in the Assembly Hall of Cedar Lakes Conference Center. The evening includes activities, prizes, a visit from Santa and photos.
Admission is an unwrapped toy or non-perishable food team for the local adopt-a-family program.
It is sponsored by the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce.
Rebound: The Chris Herren Story
Former National Basketball Association player Chris Herren will share his personal story of substance abuse. He has been drug-free since 2008. His appearance was made possible by the Jackson County Anti-Drug Coalition.
He will speak at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 5 at the National Guard Armory in Millwood.
'Not On This Night'
This Christmas season production by Evelyn Jones is presented by the Jackson County Players theatrical troupe. The scene is war-torn Europe on Christmas Eve of 1944.
Performances are 7 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 16 and 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 17 in the historic Alpine Theatre.