Words by Anna Lee Vaughn | Image by Justin Hunter
Eat a delicious meal, have fun for a good cause, and get your Christmas shopping done early – this week, there are all kinds of opportunities to support local businesses. Here is a list of things you do not want to miss this week in Walker County:
Tuesday, November 21
- Christmas Paint Party & Fundraiser for the Festival of Lights
When: 6 – 9 PM
Where: Buenavista Mexican Restaurant | 2201 Hwy. 78 E – Jasper
Join Brandi Binkley Howton and Ginny Roberts for a Christmas Paint Party and choose between three door-hanger designs. The cost to attend is $15 per child and $45 per adult. All proceeds will go towards Hope for Women’s Festival of Lights. To purchase a ticket and select a door hanger design, search for the event on Facebook.
Thursday, November 23rd
- Maw Bet’s Thanksgiving
When: 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Where: Maw Bet’s | 7199 Nauvoo Road, Nauvoo, AL 35578
Join Maw Bet’s for a donation-only meal on Thanksgiving Day. There is always room at Maw Bet’s table!
Friday, November 24th
- Black Friday at Lavish
When: 8 AM – 6 PM
Where: Lavish Boutique | 207 19th Street East, Jasper, AL 35501
Come to Black Friday at Lavish for lots of new arrivals and storewide discounts! Every purchase gets a free gift, and there will be over $2,000 worth of gift card giveaways all day long. Make plans to attend and find yourself a new wardrobe or finish your Christmas shopping!
- Black Friday Christmas Toy Auction
When: 6 PM
Where: Eldridge Community Center | 208 Smothers Avenue, Eldridge, AL 35554
This Black Friday Christmas Toy Auction will feature delicious homemade concessions, a special appearance by the Grinch, and hundreds of toys at low prices!
Saturday, November 25th
- Christmas Toy Sale
When: 8 AM – 5 PM
Where: Jasper Tutoring Center | 760 Highway 78 West, Jasper, AL 35501
Come to the Christmas Toy Sale for free hot chocolate, crafts for the kids, and pictures with the Grinch!
Have an event you would like us to include in our weekly list? Contact the Walker Leader on Facebook! WL