Thursday, Dec.13- Friday, Dec. 14

Pebble Hill Plantation will have special tour hours December 13 and 14, from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tours begin on the half hour and hour. Pebble Hill Plantation is beautifully decorated for the Christmas season. Docent-guided tours of the Main House will be enhanced with stories of the Hanna family’s Christmas traditions. Learn which items in the permanent collection were gifts exchanged between family and friends.  Tours include access to the Elisabeth Ireland Poe Gallery and the current exhibitions of “Working Like a Dog” and “Working Dogs of Pebble Hill.” Pebble Hill Plantation will be open for extended hours the days of Victorian Christmas (Dec. 13-14) with the last Main House tour beginning at 6 p.m. each of these days.

Tuesday, Dec. 11

7:30 p.m. — Burning River Brass: Our Kind of Christmas is a 12-member ensemble of brass and percussion brings a touch of tradition, a dash of jazz and a healthy measure of festive cheer presented by the Thomasville Entertainment Foundation. For tickets and more information, visit

Thursday, Dec. 13

6 p.m. — Journey into the past at Victorian Christmas in downtown Thomasville. For information, call 228-7977. The event continues on Friday, Dec. 13.