Holiday Calendar

Nativity Events

Nativity Tour. Episcopal Church of the Epiphany. More than 250 Nativity scenes from around the world. Dec. 1; Dec. 4-8. Wed.-Fri., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Fri. 7-9 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sun., 2-4 p.m. 2089 Ponce de Leon Ave., Atlanta. 404-373-8338. Adults, $5; ages 11 and younger, free.
Evening in Bethlehem. Roswell United Methodist Church. Indoor, dramatic re-enactment of the first Christmas with live characters and real stable animals. Dec. 7. Tours at 5, 6 and 7 p.m. 814 Mimosa Blvd., Roswell. 770-993-6218. Pre-register at rumc.com/Bethlehem. Free. Donations appreciated.
Bethlehem: A Christmas Story. St. John United Methodist Church. Live nativity tour guided by shepherds, with light refreshments served.  Dec. 7-8. 6-8 p.m. 550 Mount Paran Rd., Atlanta. 404-255-1384. Free.
Children’s Choir Nativity. Alpharetta United Methodist Church. Live nativity scene with angels, shepherds and wooly lambs. Dec. 8. 4 p.m. 69 N. Main St., Alpharetta. 770-475-5576. Free.
Walk Through Bethlehem. Simpsonwood United Methodist Church. Walk through the candlelight outdoor nativity scene, complete with Roman guards, shopkeepers and live animals. Hot chocolate and cookies served. Dec. 13-15. Fri.-Sat., 7-9 p.m.; Sun., 6-8 p.m. 4500 Jones Bridge Cir., Peachtree Corners. 770-441-2181. Free. Please bring a canned good to donate.
Drive-thru Living Nativity. Clairmont Hills Baptist Church. 25th anniversary of drive-thru scenes from the nativity. Dec. 13-15. Fri.-Sat., 7-9 p.m.; Sun., 6-9 p.m. 1995 Clairmont Rd., Decatur. 404-634-6231. Free.
Live Nativity. Sardis United Methodist Church. Performances run every 30 minutes on the front lawn and feature live animals. After the performance, Christmas carols and refreshments. Dec. 14-15. 6-8 p.m. 3725 Powers Ferry Road NW, Atlanta. 404-237-6060. Free. Donations appreciated.
Live Nativity. Chamblee First United Methodist Church Gym. Enjoy the live nativity scene. Dec. 22. 7-8 p.m. 4147 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd., Chamblee. 770-457-2525. Free.
Bethlehem Walk. Mountain View United Methodist Church. Walk through the town of Bethlehem, depicted as it was at the first Christmas, complete with shopkeepers. Dec. 7-8 and 13-14. 7-9 p.m. 2300 Jamerson Rd., Marietta. 770-928-0050. Free.