Through Jan. 5

Nature in Lights

BLORA’s annual holiday light display, Nature in Lights, runs daily from 5:30-11 p.m. through Jan. 5.

The event is open to all and includes Santa’s Village and Santa’s Depot. Tickets are $20 per vehicle, more for larger vehicles.

For more information, visit or call 254-287-2523.

Dec. 14

Jingle Bell 5K Dash

Come out to the Jingle Bell 5K Dash at Abrams Physical Fitness Center at 8 a.m. Saturday for some camaraderie, good holiday cheer and a fun run.

Coffee and hot chocolate will be served and there will be an ugly sweater contest after the race. Winners will be determined by the crowd’s applause in four different categories; most sparkly ugly sweater, most adorable ugly sweater, most creative ugly sweater and best handmade ugly sweater.

Pre-registration is open now and will close at noon Friday.On-site registration will be from 7-7:45 a.m. race day.

For more information and/or to pre-register, visit or call 254-288-7835.

Army verses Navy watch party

Samuel Adams Brewhouse is hosting a watch party for the Army verses Navy football game from 1-7 p.m. Saturday. The event is free and open to all.

NBA basketball Day Trip

BOSS is hosting a Day Trip event to the Dallas area to watch the Dallas Mavericks take on the Miami Heat. The event is set for 1-11 p.m. Saturday and will begin at BOSS Headquarters on Fort Hood. Cost is $50 (cash only) and will include a trip to the mall and downtown Dallas before the game.

For more information, call 254-290-2433.

Dec. 31-Jan. 1

Bowl in the New Year

Strike out the old and bowl in the New Year from 9 p.m. Dec. 31 to 12:30 a.m. Jan. 1 at Phantom Warrior Lanes Bowling Center.

Cost is $100 per lane, starting Nov. 23. Price includes shoe rental (up to five bowlers), unlimited bowling, pizza, wings and party favors for each bowler.

The Pro Shop is also having a sale from Dec. 1-24. Purchases of $30 or more receive a 15% discount on balls, bags and shoes.

Tickets are on sale now (non-refundable).

For more information, call 254-287-3424 or 312-737-3424.