By Meg Rhoades

The holiday season is upon us and many individuals, businesses, and

 The Greater Nevada Credit Union tree.

The Greater Nevada Credit Union tree.

organizations have been working hard to help get everyone into the spirit. The Festival of Trees will be open Thursday until 7 p.m. and Friday Dec. 2 from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Doors will reopen at 6 p.m. for the Final Night Auction and live entertainment provided by the Acappella group re:Voiced.

Re:Voiced is much more than Acappella. Yes, everything you hear is coming from the human voice, and yes, it is all being done live. But re:Voiced is an experience far beyond singing without instruments. Tight harmonies, incredible solo vocals, sharp movement, powerful stage

William Bee Ririe tree

William Bee Ririe tree

presence, witty banter, and tasteful audience interaction make this group a world-class entertainment experience. You won’t want to miss Chris, Dele, Rolin, Mark & Nate. Tickets for the final night are $20.00 each and are available at the Bristlecone Convention Center now. Seating is limited so get your tickets soon. All proceeds from the auction go to the Great Basin Service Club.

Saturday, Dec. 3, will be the Annual Christmas Crafters Festival at the Bristlecone Convention Center from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.  The big red elf himself, Santa, will be making an appearance at the Crafters Festival from 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and again from 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. The Christmas Parade will make its way down Aultman Street from Broadbent Park beginning at 6 p.m. The theme this year is Christmas Around the World.