Events

Dec
01

Journey Through Bethlehem

06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
  • Free
  • Olney, MD
  • Darlene Maxfield

The Journey Through Bethlehem Returns by popular demand. Saturday, December 1 from 6-9:00 p.m. and Sunday, December 2 from 3-6:00 p.m. A Magical Evening for the whole family. Experience an interactive Presentation that takes you on a Journey Through Bethlehem on the night when Christ was born. Learn facts from the Prophets, Priests and Roman soldiers, visit the petting zoo, living manger, enjoy warm cider and cookies and sing Christmas songs and carols.

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Dec
08

A Night in Bethlehem

05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
  • Free
  • Alexandria, VA
  • Heather Nye

Ever wonder what it was like that night so long ago? Come and experience the sights, sounds, and smells of 1st Century Bethlehem. Meet the shepherds, pet the sheep, visit 10 market shops of Bethlehem, register for the census, pay your taxes to Rome, hear the angels proclaim the good news, and come behold the new born king!

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Dec
08

18th Annual Bethlehem Walk

03:00 PM - 07:00 PM
  • Free
  • Annandale, VA
  • Parkwood Baptist

18th Annual Bethlehem Walk Celebrates Birth of Jesus Christ Dec. 8 - 9 Stroll among streets filled with costumed-reenactor citizens of ancient Bethlehem. Step aside as imposing Roman soldiers patrol. Marvel at skilled craft makers, haggle with shopkeepers, and sidestep demanding tax collectors during the 18th annual celebration of Jesus Christ’s birth. Hosted by Parkwood Baptist Church, 8726 Braddock Road, Annandale, Va., this well-received yearly event is presented at no charge as a holiday gift to the Washington Metro community Dec. 8 and 9, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Features include a live nativity scene, including animals, continuous musical performances, crafts and activities for children and refreshments for all. Due to Bethlehem Walk’s popularity, visitors are encouraged to reserve timed tour tickets in advance, online at www.parkwood.org. Details are available by calling 703-978-8160.

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