What to Do This Weekend (December 13-16)

Starting tonight, there’s plenty to do this weekend in Sapulpa! Jingle N Mingle, See a show, win some money! Details inside.

Thursday, December 13

CANCELED – Jingle’n’Mingle on Route 66 sponsored by Sapulpa Main Street from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in downtown Sapulpa. Come enjoy Old Town Christmas charm at this Jingle-n-Mingle Holiday Shopping event! The evening will include horse-drawn carriage rides, photos with Santa, and promotions and refreshments from the unique shops in the downtown district. Carriage rides are $5 for adults, $3 for children 6-12, and free for children 5 years and younger. Private carriage rides are $10 for adults, $5 for children 6-12, and free for children 5 years and younger. Photos with Santa are $5. For more information please visit the Facebook page here.

Christmas Family Fun Night from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Freedom Elementary School in Sapulpa. Freedom students and their families are invited to attend this annual Christmas Family Fun Night. Admission is free and includes crafts, music, games and snacks. Santa will also be making a visit and pictures are only $1! For more information please visit the Facebook event page here.

Friday, December 14

Storytime in Spanish at 1 p.m. at the Children’s Area at the Sapulpa Public Library, 27 West Dewey Avenue. There will be stories, songs, and fun for the family! For more information, please visit the Facebook page here.

Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus! from 7:30 to 10 p.m. at the Sapulpa Community Theatre, 124 South Water Street in Sapulpa. “Dear Editor, is there a Santa Claus?” 8-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon writes to “The New York Sun.” The editor’s response becomes one of the most memorable and cherished editorials in newspaper history. To get your seats for this family-friendly Christmas classic visit  www.our.show/yesvirginia or call 918-227-2169. For more information please visit the Facebook event page here.

Saturday, December 15

Pictures with Santa presented by Whimsical Willow Boutique + Spa from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the parking lot on the corner of Dewey Avenue and Main Street, behind Sapulpa Nutrition. Pictures with Santa will be $10 each with all proceeds going towards the Angelman’s Syndrome Foundation benefiting Remi’s Drive for a Cure. Pets are allowed to be in your pictures! They will be serving popcorn and hot chocolate and will have Christmas movies projected on the wall all day. They will also have a fire pit with chairs for relaxing! For more information, please visit the Facebook event page here.

Holiday Shopping Open House from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Cottage on the Corner, 621 South Main Street. Shop with them and mark those names off your list! They will have products from Scentsy, Lip Sense, Victoria Groves Jewelry, “Be Head Strong,” Usborne Books, Klumsy Crafts Vinyl, and more!, They will also be serving wine, cheese, and fruit. For more information please visit the Facebook page here.

Santa at Martha’s Corner from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in downtown Sapulpa. Take your own pictures with our Santa Claus while you mingle for the Jingle Bells drawing!

Wreaths Across America from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Green Hill Funeral Home, 400 East Teel Road in Sapulpa. You can sponsor a wreath, be there for the ceremony and/or help them place the wreaths. If you have questions you can call Green Hill and ask for Elizabeth at 918-224-2312 or visit the Facebook page here.

Randall’s Route 66 Diner will be open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. with a special event menu so you can enjoy a tasty meal before or after the Jingle Bells drawing! They are located at 219 East Dewey Avenue, across the street from the Courthouse.

Jingle Bells Cash Drawing at 1 p.m. in the Creek County Courthouse parking lot. Don’t miss your chance to see if you’ve won the $10,000 cash prize for shopping and doing business locally! You must be present to win. For more information visit the Facebook page here.

You Can’t Get There from Here Auditions at 2 p.m. and on Monday, December 17 at 6:30 p.m. at the Sapulpa Community Theatre, 124 South Water Street in Sapulpa. They are looking for 5 women (1 age 30; 2 age 40+; 2 age 50+) and 2 men (1 age 30, 1 age 50+). This “hilarious screwball comedy” will be directed by Sherry Whisman. The show will run February 15-17 and 22-24. For more information on the show and on auditions please visit the Facebook page here.

Hope for the Holidays – Youth Christmas Workshop from 3 to 5 p.m. at Hope Community Outreach Center, 700 North Hickory Street in Sapulpa. Santa Claus and his special elf will be onsite for pictures, and there will also be food, games, crafts and prizes. For more information please visit the Facebook page here.

SOLD OUT! Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus! at 7:30 p.m. at the Sapulpa Community Theatre, 124 South Water Street in Sapulpa. “Dear Editor, is there a Santa Claus?” 8-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon writes to “The New York Sun.” The editor’s response becomes one of the most memorable and cherished editorials in newspaper history.

6th Annual Bison Creek Christmas Party happening at Kellyville City Hall, 410 E Buffalo Street in Kellyville. The event begins at 6pm and goes until 9pm and will include a performance from James Robert Webb starting at 7pm. This event is FREE to the public and it is also ALL AGES! There will be food and drink provided, come on out for a good time! For more information, see their Facebook Event here.

Sunday, December 16

SOLD OUT – Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus! from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Sapulpa Community Theatre, 124 South Water Street in Sapulpa. “Dear Editor, is there a Santa Claus?” 8-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon writes to “The New York Sun.” The editor’s response becomes one of the most memorable and cherished editorials in newspaper history.

Don’t forget: SPS WINTER BREAK begins Dec. 20, 2018, and ends on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019. Watch out for kids in the roadways.

About the Author

Born and raised in Sapulpa, Elizabeth has a Bachelor’s degree in American Studies and is a former banker. She is thrilled to be back in her hometown with her husband Michael and to be contributing to The Sapulpa Times.

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