Here at Azura, we <3 our community! We know that we live, work and play in great cities, so each week, we are sharing five great features of our community. Be ready to learn more about local events, community partners, local businesses that make us unique, fun classes, parks, programs and amazing opportunities to get out there and get involved. Check out what’s going on this week!
#WeLoveLocal, December 3 - December 9
Santa at the Museum
Kansas Museum of History, 6425 SW Sixth Avenue, Topeka, KS 66615Santa is headed to the Kansas Museum of History! On December 6th from 4 pm to 7 pm, your children will have the opportunity to see Santa Claus in the Museum gallery. Pictures can be taken with Santa and your family in our 1840's covered wagon. It's a great opportunity to shop for holiday gifts at the Museum Store and enjoy special discounts! Admission to the museum will be free from 4 - 7 p.m. To learn more, click here.
The Nutcracker Ballet
Topeka Performing Arts Center, 214 SE 8th Avenue, Topeka, KS 66603
It's time for Ballet Midwest's Annual Nutcracker Ballet! Ballet Midwest has been entertaining audiences with this classic for over 40 years. Choose from 5 different performances December 7th, 8th and 9th. Tickets are on sale now! To find out more, click here.
Kansas Expocentre, One Expocentre Drive, Topeka, KS 66612
The famous Mannheim Steamroller is coming to Topeka! Join others at the Kansas Expocentre on December 7th at 7:30 pm. The concert will include many Christmas favorites. Tickets start at just $23, but they are selling fast! Learn more now.
A Big Band Christmas
Jayhawk Theatre, 720 SW Jackson St., Topeka, KS 66608
The 785 Big Band and Topeka Swing Dance invite you to a Big Band Christmas at the Jayhawk Theatre! Doors open on December 8th at 6:30 pm. Beginner dance lessons will be offered from 7:00 to 7:30, then Topeka’s own 18-piece swing orchestra 785 Big Band will take the stage from 7:45 to 10:00. Party goers can enjoy a big dance floor AND concert seating! Tickets can be bought ahead of time for $18 or $22 at the door. For more information, click here.
Ladies Day Out
Ag Hall, One Expocentre Drive, Topeka, KS 66612
Tackle some serious Christmas shopping at this week's Ladies Day Out. On December 8th from 10 am to 3 pm, the Ag Hall near the Kansas Expocentre will be filled with over 75 local vendors. Shop for a variety of gifts including beauty, crafts, fashion, food and so much more. Admission is just $2 or bring a hat or pair of gloves for CASA. The first 100 women will receive a goodie bag too! For more information, visit the Facebook event page.
Want to learn more? We recommend visiting www.topeka365.com! This site is always a fantastic resource to be in the know about all the great things happening in Topeka.