George Mason University

Holiday Events 2019

Entertainment Options Abound

With the fall semester nearing its conclusion and the holidays ramping up, the Mason community has a variety of entertainment options available on our campuses. Events include performances by Mason students, as well as by professional companies at Mason venues.

If you're hosting an event that isn't listed here and want to add it, send an email to Lisa Hitt in Digital Communications.


 

The Northern Virginia Ballet Performs The Nutcracker

  • Saturday, Nov. 30, 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 30, 6 p.m.

Science and Technology Campus, Hylton Performing Arts CenterMerchant Hall


Virginia National Ballet Performs The Nutcracker

  • Friday, Nov 29, 2 p.m.
  • Friday, Nov 29, 6:30 p.m.        

Science and Technology Campus, Hylton Performing Arts CenterMerchant Hall


 

Scene from <i>The Very Hungry Caterpillar Christmas</i>

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Christmas

Fairfax CampusCenter for the Arts, Concert Hall

 


 

A Chanticleer Christmas


Annual Messiah Sing-A-Long

  • Tuesday, Dec. 3, 7 p.m.

Science and Technology Campus, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall


 

Pentatonix: A Christmas Tour

  • Thursday, Dec. 5, 7 p.m. (doors open 6 p.m.)

Fairfax Campus, EagleBank Arena


 

Dancer leaping

Dance Innovations

Fairfax Campus, Harris Theatre

 

 


 

Langston Hughes’ Black Nativity

  • Friday, Dec. 6, 7 p.m.

Science and Technology Campus, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall


 

holiday dinner foods

Patriots for Peace Winter Holiday Dinner

  • Friday, Dec. 6, 5 p.m.

Fairfax Campus, Research Hall, Meeting Room 301

 

 


Patriot Pitches Annual Winter Concert

  • Saturday, Dec. 7, 2 p.m.

Fairfax Campus, Johnson Center, Bistro


 

Sweet Honey in the Rock group portrait

Sweet Honey in the Rock: Celebrating the Holydays

  • Saturday, Dec. 7, 4 p.m.

Fairfax Campus, Center for the Arts, Concert Hall

 

 


Manassas Symphony Orchestra: Story Time

  • Saturday, Dec. 7, 3:30 p.m.

Science and Technology Campus, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall


 

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy: A Celtic Family Christmas

  • Sunday, Dec. 8, 4 p.m.

Science and Technology Campus, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall


 

Violinist performs at Hylton Center

Mason Symphony Holiday Concert

  • Sunday, Dec. 8, 7 p.m.

Fairfax Campus, Center for the Arts, Concert Hall

 


 

Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker

  • Tuesday, Dec. 10, 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Dec. 11, 7 p.m.

Fairfax Campus, Center for the Arts, Concert Hall


Swing Machine Christmas Extravaganza

  • Wednesday, Dec. 11, 7:30 p.m.

Science and Technology Campus, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall


 

Closeup of Vienna Boys Choir singers

Vienna Boys Choir

  • Friday, Dec. 13, 8 p.m.

Fairfax Campus, Center for the Arts, Concert Hall

 

 


American Festival Pops Orchestra: Holiday Pops


 

Prince William Little Theatre: A Charlie Brown Christmas

Scrawny Christmas tree with one bulb
  • Friday, Dec. 13, 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Dec. 14, 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, Dec. 14, 7 p.m.
  • Sunday, Dec. 15, 2 p.m.
  • Friday, Dec. 20, 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Dec. 21, 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, Dec. 21, 7 p.m.
  • Sunday, Dec. 22, 2 p.m.

Science and Technology Campus, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater


 

Holiday Fiesta

  • Saturday, Dec. 14, 7 p.m.

Fairfax Campus, Johnson Center, Dewberry Hall Lobby


Manassas Chorale: Resounding Joy

  • Saturday, Dec. 14, 7:30 p.m.

Science and Technology Campus, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall


 

Asaph Dance Ensemble: Clara’s Christmas/Handel’s Messiah

  • Sunday, Dec. 15, 3:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, Dec. 15, 7:30 p.m.

Science and Technology Campus, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall


 

Manassas Ballet Theatre Performs The Nutcracker

Nutcracker with pink ballet shoes
  • Wednesday, Dec. 18, 7:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Dec. 19, 7:30 p.m.
  • Friday, Dec. 20, 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, Dec. 21, 3 p.m.
  • Saturday, Dec. 21, 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, Dec. 22, 3 p.m.
  • Sunday, Dec. 22, 7:30 p.m.
  • Monday, Dec. 23, 3 p.m.

Science and Technology Campus, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall


 

Fairfax Symphony Orchestra with The Fairfax Ballet: The Nutcracker

  • Saturday, Dec. 21, 4 p.m.
  • Sunday, Dec. 22, 4 p.m.

Fairfax Campus, Center for the ArtsConcert Hall


The Washington Chorus: Kids, Families, and Friends Christmas

  • Monday, Dec. 23, 1 p.m.

Fairfax Campus, Center for the Arts, Concert Hall