Exploring Montgomery AL November 2023!

Real Estate Broker/Owner with Sandra Nickel REALTORS

All is Bright Parade

Friday, November 17, 2023

The Shoppes at EastChase
7274 Eastchase Pkwy
Montgomery, AL

The MAGIC is returning this holiday season at The Shoppes at EastChase! Join in for All is Bright presented by MAX Credit Union!

Bring the entire family out on Friday, November 17 at 6 PM to help us welcome Santa to The Shoppes + enjoy a tree lighting ceremony!

During + following the parade, families can enjoy:

  • Glow cotton candy
  • Balloon twisting
  • Photo booth
  • Face painting
  • Live band
  • and maybe even a little snow!

A Christmas Carol

November 16 - December 24, 2023

Alabama Shakespeare Festival
1 Festival Drive
Montgomery, AL 36117

ASF returns to a full production of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol on the Festival Stage. When miserly Ebenezer Scrooge receives an unwanted visit from the ghost of his former business partner on Christmas Eve, an overnight voyage of epic proportions begins. Journey with Scrooge as he learns from his ghosts (and Bob, Tiny Tim, and the Cratchits) a heartwarming lesson in forgiveness and the change we can make around us. This play is a joyful Christmas tradition for the entire family!

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Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Tuesday, November 21, 2023

The Montgomery Performing Arts Centre at Renaissance Montgomery,
201 Tallapoosa St,
Montgomery, AL

CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE dazzles with a brilliant and whimsical family holiday spectacular. This annual tradition wraps a Broadway-style production around an infusion of contemporary circus arts. As lights dim and the music swells, audiences will have visions of sugarplums dancing in their heads as a fantastical cast of holiday storybook characters come to life. Broadway World exclaims, “Lose yourself for 90 minutes and go back to those wonderful dreams you had as a kid.

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Turkey Day Classic

November 23, 2023

Hornet Stadium at Alabama State University
915 S Jackson St
Montgomery, AL 36104

ASU will welcome Tuskegee University back to the 99th Turkey Day Classic Game, one of the nation’s oldest HBCU football classics.

TDC Parade
Downtown Montgomery
8:30 a.m., Pre-parade Entertainment
9 a.m. parade starts

Pre-Game Block Party
Harris Way, 11 am

Hornet Walk
Harris Way, 11:45 a.m. – noon

Tickets: visit www.ticketreturn.com or call 334-229-4551

3rd Annual Move Montgomery Gobble Wobble 5K Run/Walk

November 24, 2023 – 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Vaughn Road Park
3620 Vaughn Rd.
Montgomery, AL 36106

Register online to be entered into the T-shirt Giveaway at the event!

Wobble is an event created by Move Montgomery as part of its mission to promote wellness in the River Region by encouraging Montgomery residents to live healthier, happier lives. The run/walk will allow participants to exercise at their own pace while staying healthy and having fun!

Registration for the event is FREE! 


Small Business Saturday

Saturday, November 25, 2023

Step into the heart of Montgomery County's vibrant communities and join the excitement of Small Business Saturday. On this special day, our local gems shine as beacons of unique offerings and personalized service. From quaint boutiques to cozy cafes, each small business tells a story, adding to the rich tapestry of our county. As you wander through charming streets adorned with festive decorations, you'll find exclusive deals, one-of-a-kind finds, and a warm welcome from the passionate entrepreneurs who make our communities thrive.

Once Upon a Christmas

Thursday, November 30th,  7pm
Saturday, Dec 2nd,  2pm
Saturday, Dec 2nd,  5pm
Sunday, Dec 3rd,  2pm

Wetumpka Depot Players, Inc.
300 South Main St,
Historic Downtown Wetumpka

It’s December, and all the creatures on the river and in the Wild Wood are excited about Christmas…except Badger. Badger hates Christmas. Nothing but a bother, as far as he’s concerned, and he’s determined to enjoy a quiet holiday with Ratty and Mole.

But the three confirmed bachelors are in for a surprise. Otter has taken a bad tumble, and someone must care for his young pups. Otter's pups are brimful of energy and mischief. Are Badger and his friends up to the task? It’s Christmas on the river. Anything could happen! Join in for a musical adaptation of this beloved classic.

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Christmas Lights Festival at the Montgomery Zoo

December 2, 2023 – December 25, 2023 – 6:00pm to 9:00 pm

Montgomery Zoo and Mann Wildlife Museum
2302 Coliseum Parkway
Montgomery, AL 36110

See the Montgomery Zoo transformed into a Winter Wonderland displaying thousands of sparkling and twinkling lights and festive decorations at the Christmas Lights Festival. Take a leisurely stroll or enjoy a brisk train ride. Safely visit Santa and the Christmas Tree Village as the Mann Museum, enjoy the live entertainment at the Overlook Café, and no winter’s night would be complete without some warming hot chocolate and fresh baked cookies from the Overlook Café. Make plans to swing by the Zoo and Museum Gift Shops for last minute gift purchases, souvenirs, and to participate in the Zoo Animal Angel Tree, helping conservation efforts at the Zoo and around the world.

Come out and enjoy this River Region holiday tradition!

Christmas on the Riverfront

Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Riverfront Park
355 Commerce Street
Montgomery, Alabama 36104

Enjoy live music, real snow, Santa Claus, great food, and more! The evening will culminate with the lighting of the Christmas tree. 


If you are in the market to buy or sell a home (or both), let Sandra Nickel and her Hat Team of Professionals assist you with all your real estate needs! Call them today at 334-834-1500 and check out https://homesforsaleinmontgomeryalabama.com  for more information!

Comments (2)

Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Good Morning Sandra and sounds like lots of great events for families to enjoy in your area.  Thanks for getting the word out.


Nov 14, 2023 08:39 AM
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Sandra, sure looks like lots to do in and around Montgomery this Holiday season.

Nov 30, 2023 10:19 AM