Santa’s Schedule at Patti’s 1880′s Settlement

1957671_10152917134145712_59287087917745050_oSanta’s Schedule at Patti’s 1880′s Settlement in Grand Rivers starts November 28, 2014 and continues through December 21.

Monday 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Tuesday 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Thursday 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Friday 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Visiting with Santa is a special part of the Festival of Lights. Each Year Patti’s 1880′s Settlement is Transformed into a Christmas Wonderland!

Outside Hundreds of Thousands of Christmas Lights glow and twinkle and Put on a Show for all to Enjoy. While Inside the Restaurants and Gift Stores there are hundreds of trees and garlands loaded with ornaments and lights too!

Be sure to make your reservations early to eat. 888-736-2515 or 270-362-8844.

While visiting Grand Rivers, make sure you also include a Christmas musical production at the Badgett Playhouse on your must see list. For ticket prices and information on performances visit the Badgett Playhouse website.

For more information on Patti’s Festival of Lights and Patti’s Settlement visit Patti’s website.

Christmas Shows at the Badgett Playhouse Grand Rivers

VARIETY XMAS SHOW 08 058Christmas is in full swing at the Badgett Playhouse Theater in Grand Rivers, KY. Christmas shows start Saturday, November 1, 2014, and run various dates through December 21, 2014.

Here are highlights of the November and December Show Schedule:

Variety! Christmas Spectacular
This Branson-style Christmas revue features musicians, singers and dancers performing Christmas Classics, old and new. Variety! is the new must-see holiday tradition.

Down Home Country Christmas
All of your Christmas favorites with a country twang! Join the Badgett Playhouse as they pay tribute to the great country songs that always put us in the holiday spirit. Complete with a fair dose of corny jokes and stories, enjoy two hours of tributes to great country artists and their Christmas classics both past and present.

The Sander’s Family Christmas
In this sequel to the popular hit ‘Smoke on the Mountain’, the Sanders family returns. It’s Christmas Eve, 1941. Reverend Oglethorpe
has invited them to the Baptist church to sing and witness, getting the congregation into the down home holiday spirit before the boys are shipped off to World War II.

The Big Band Christmas Show
Holiday Tunes With A Big Band Swing! Inspired by the popularity of the regular season Big Band Show, this production celebrates Christmas with that same nostalgic sound. Hear all of your favorite holiday songs from an era of music made famous by the likes of Glenn Miller & Frank Sinatra.

Tuna Christmas
In this hilarious sequel to A Greater Tuna, It’s Christmas time in the third smallest town in Texas. Its wacky citizens parade across the stage in a cavalcade of eccentric personalities all played by two actors. This is a total delight for any season.

For Show times, dates, and ticket prices and information, visit Variety! online here.

Make sure to include dinner at Patti’s and the Festival of Lights in your Grand Rivers visit. November and December are busy months at Patti’s – Make Reservations at Patti’s by calling 888-736-2515. For more information on the Festival of Lights, visit the Christmas Highlights webpage here.

Call before you travel; many show dates sell out and schedule is subject to change. All shows are reserve seating. Call the box office at 888-362-4223, or visit Variety online here.

Find the complete Grand Rivers Calendar of Events including Festival of Lights information here.

Visit Patti’s 1880′s Settlement for the Festival of Lights

Picture1Experience the magic of a small town Christmas and visit Patti’s 1880′s Settlement during the Annual Festival of Lights. Patti’s – located in Grand Rivers, KY – is a magical experience for the whole family at Christmas.

Festival of Lights Dates- Friday, November 7, 2014 through the first weekend of January, 2015.

Two Opening Night Celebrations to Choose From- Opening Night has become such a popular event, Patti’s now has two dates to accommodate more visitors:
Friday, November 7, 2014
Friday, November 14, 2014
Opening night celebrations include live Gospel Music By Eternal Vision in the gazebo at Patti’s, and the Lights Turn on at Dark.

The holiday decorations include over 700,000 lights in Patti’s Settlement and downtown Grand Rivers. The Festival of Lights continues every night through the first week of January. For more information on Patti’s 1880′s Settlement and Restaurant Visit Patti’s website here.

Be sure to make dinner or lunch reservations during the busy holiday season. Call 888-736-2515. Include dining at Patti’s as part of your holiday traditions. Each dining room is decorated for Christmas in addition to the outdoor lights.

Patti’s Restaurant offers Award Winning Casually Elegant Dining. Patti’s menu includes their famous two inch thick pork chop, flower pot bread and heavenly deserts; as well as wonderful steaks, chicken and seafood dishes.

Why not make a full day or weekend event by also attending a Christmas musical production at the Badgett Playhouse Theater in Grand Rivers. Christmas musical productions include Christmas Spectacular, Down Home Country Christmas, Big Band Christmas, and Sanders Family Christmas. Find the complete schedule, ticket prices and show times for the Badgett Playhouse online here.

A visit to Patti’s during the Festival of Lights will be a family memory you cherish for a lifetime.

2013 Grand Rivers December Holiday Highlights

Xmas 2010 020The holiday season is magical in Grand Rivers. If you love the simple traditions of the holidays; Christmas lights, Christmas music, and good food with good friends, then Grand Rivers is the perfect place for you to make special memories that will last a lifetime.

Variety! Music, Memories and More’s December schedule includes the Variety! Christmas Spectacular, The Sanders Family Christmas, Down Home Country Christmas, A Tuna Christmas, the Big Band Christmas, and a special one night production of It’s A Wonderful Life radio show. Find the details and complete calendar on the Variety Website.

Patti’s Settlement Holiday Festival of Lights is in full swing in December. The decorations include over 700,000 lights in downtown Grand River and Patti’s Settlement and decorations in all the shops and dining rooms of Patti’s. The Festival of Lights continues through the first week of January, 2014. For details and reservations visit Patti’s 1880′s Settlement website.

Save the Date of December 12 as Patti’s 1880’s Settlement will be a tour stop for “The House of Fontanini” and one of the Fontanini family members will be here from Italy to sign Fontanini Nativity items purchased at Patti’s.

December brings the joy of home-made cookies, cupcakes & pies designed especially for the holidays.  At Sugar & Spice, they offer a huge selection of delightfully house-made goodies- all natural, and in many cases – original designs.  They are booking up fast for December dinner parties, and with their limited seating, will be out of weekend dates soon. Drop by for menu and take-out selections.  For the perfect gift for the cook you love, their Happy Endings cookbook is on sale for $10.00 through December. Visit Sugar & Spice on Barkley Drive or visit the website.

Jade & Earth Spa is the perfect gift when you want something special for a special person in your life. Give them the gift of relaxation with a gift card from Jade & Earth Spa. Now until Christmas, Jade & Earth is offering weekday specials!
Buy 2 receive 15% off, Buy 3 receive 20% off, Buy 4 and receive 25% off. Give some and keep some!
Sundays: OPI Nail Polish
Mondays: Jane Iredale Products
Tuesdays: Pevonia Skin Care Products
Wednesdays: Facebook Surprise – Check in with us for a special deal!
Thursdays: Express Manicure $20 or Express Pedicure $30
Fridays: Body Treatments $99
Saturdays: 60 min Tropical Massage $55
Visit Jade & Earth at Green Turtle Bay Resort in Grand Rivers, or call 270-362-1820 or 800-498-0428.

For information on Grand Rivers and a Complete Grand Rivers Calendar of events, visit the Grand Rivers website.

Grand Rivers So Cool Gift Ideas

11212013260Part 3 in a series of Unique Gift Ideas from the shops of Grand Rivers. So Cool located in in Grand Rivers has gifts for him and for her.

Gifts for Him

Do you know a guy who likes to spend time outdoors? Tilley hats and Costa sunglasses make the perfect gifts for boaters, fishermen and outdoorsmen.

Tilley Hats are rated UPF 50+, the maximum rating for sun protection. These hats are also rain repellant and they float in water making them the perfect hat for kyakers, boaters and anglers alike. These hats are made to last a lifetime.

Costa Sunglasses started in 1983, when a group of hardcore fishermen couldn’t find worthy sunglasses, and they decide to build their own. Costa makes the clearest sunglasses on the planet for life’s great outdoor adventures. They are the perfect gift for the man that loves the outdoors.

For Both

Why not buy each other the gift of outdoor time together.11212013261 Easy Motion electric bikes differ from other electric bikes in that they are lighter and balanced to feel like a traditional bike. Easy Motion bikes offer both torque sensor pedal assist and power on demand (twist throttle). The Easy Motion Folding bike is popular with boaters and campers and is one of their best sellers.

Gifts for Her

11212013257So Cool also carries brands she will love including Pandora jewelry, Life is Good t-shirts, and Vera Bradley handbags and accessories.

Take a peek online at all the So Cool gift ideas and then visit So Cool in Grand Rivers today.

So Cool is located on J.H. O’Bryan Ave. in the heart of Grand Rivers.