The rumors are true! Lake Almanor Area Chamber is very excited to be bringing an Ice-Skating Rink to Chester this winter! We are hoping this will bring joy and fun activities for our youth and families of this area. The ice-skating rink has been available on the weekends since Dec. 2 and will run until March 26, 2023. Guests can skate in 45-minute sessions for $5 per person, and that includes skate rentals! Hours of Operation: Fridays 4 to 8 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 4 p.m. These times are subject to change. For more information, call the Lake Almanor Area Chamber of Commerce at 258-2426.
Festival of Lights
The Festival of Lights is brought to you by your Lassen County Fairgrounds. Make sure to come out and look at all the Christmas displays people have worked so hard on. Schedule dependent on weather. Check Lassen County Fair Facebook for updates or visit lassencountyfair.org.
Ugly Christmas Sweater Party
Bottle and Brush Art Bar hosts the Ugly Christmas Sweater Party at 4 p.m. Saturday Dec. 17. It’s the most wonderful tiiiiime…..for a beer. Dig out those tacky sweaters from the back of your closet and come join us for a Christmas party. We will have some light snacks and drink specials. The fun starts at 4 p.m. and goes until 8 p.m. See you there at 2204 Main Street, Susanville. For more information, visit bottleandbrushartbar.com.
The Live Nativity
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Susanville presents The Live Nativity. This family-friendly, outdoor Live Nativity will run for three nights from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16 through Sunday, Dec. 18. Admission to the Live Drive-Through Nativity is free. You can arrive anytime between 7 and 8 p.m. Any vehicle that is in line on Richmond Road by 8 p.m. will be let through. There will be a sign at the back of the line at 8 p.m. on the last vehicle. This event is open to the public and located on the grounds of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 905 Richmond Road — across from Diamond View Middle School. Be sure to tune in your radio station to the posted channel and enjoy inspiring music as you make your way through The Live Nativity experience. For a cozy experience we suggest bringing blankets or pajamas as you enjoy this event from the comfort of your own vehicle. For more information visit TheLiveNativity.org or send an email to [email protected].
Gingerbread House Party
The Lassen Library hosts a Gingerbread House Party from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec.17 at Lassen Library, 1618 Main St. The event is geared toward elementary aged children. Join them for an afternoon of gingerbread house building.
Holiday Shopping Campaign
The Lassen County Chamber of Commerce has launched its Holiday Shopping Campaign, Magic Made Local. This year we have 23 participating businesses around town for you to get all your holiday shopping needs. This campaign will run through Dec. 20. Once you have visited five of more of the participating locations and receive a stamp in your brochure, you may drop it off at the Chamber office, 1516 Main St. for a chance to be put in for raffle baskets. For more information or to pick up a brochure, visit the Chamber office. Magic Made Local 2022 | Mysite (lassencountychamber.org).