Christmas Unwrapped - Events & Experiences
Wednesday, December 18, 2013  |  5:00pm - 10:00pm

Carols and Candlelight Service
Worship Center: 6:00pm, 7:00pm, 8:00pm, 9:00pm
In this Christmas Eve style service, you will be surrounded by candlelight and the beauty of Christmas. Traditional Christmas carols will be sung to the accompaniment of a choir, a special dramatic presentation is sure to bring delight, and the concluding short word from our senior pastor (Chuck Milian) will make this evening memorable.

Frosty's Magical Adventure
Student Center: 5:30pm, 6:30pm, 7:30pm, 8:30pm, 9:30pm
A corncob pipe, button nose, and two eyes made out of coal... create magic in the air as everyone's favorite snowman comes to life on the stage! This event is free, but you need a ticket to ensure a seat. Tickets available at the Frosty entrance.

Top 40 Christmas
The Chapel
Sit back with friends and family and get ready to be entertained! Enjoy a great band playing top-40s-style music mixed with some of the greatest Christmas songs of all time.

Live Nativity
West Entrance Lawn
Set out on a journey toward the star of the east to find the live nativity and the true spirit of Christmas. Live animals and Christmas music set the tone as you reflect on the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

North Entrance Lobby
Visions of sugar plums come to life in Candyland! Cross the threshold of the Gingerbread House into a world of candy, games, face painting, and fun for all ages. Stroll through the Candy Shoppe to pick up something sweet!

Photo Opportunities
There are many locations throughout the event designed for you to pause and capture the moment with your family and friends. Forget your camera? No problem - have your photo taken by one of our special event photographers.

Kids Elementary Hall
Children can enjoy this inflatable toyland and jump through multiple themed bounce houses and obstacle courses.

Grand Hallway Experience
Encounter the wonder of Christmas as you walk through a tunnel of lights and free-flowing indoor street festival. Step into the world of Charles Dickens, head over to take a family photo near the fireplace, see the Grinch in a whole new way, pause under the Christmas tree to see the model train set, continue on into a winter wonderland. There is something new and fun to experience with every direction you turn.

Christmas Jazz Cafe
Great Room
A perfect spot to take a little break! Grab a seat and visit with friends while enjoying cold beverages and homemade cookies. The live jazz trio is sure to keep you in the Christmas mood.

The Art of Christmas
Grand Hallway
All ages will enjoy watching the art of Christmas unfold as local artist Dan Nelson paints a Christmas mural. You will want to keep returning throughout the event to see the painting to it's completion.

Grinch iVideo Experience
Grand Hallway
See the Grinch like never before! This is a special opportunity for you to step into the movie and see yourself on screen. But keep your eyes open - the Grinch is sure to make an appearance.

The Victorian Carolers
Grand Hallway
A local Christmas treasure, The Victorian Carolers bring their voices and 19th century attire to help us step back in time to enjoy Christmas from a classic era. This a cappella group will brighten your evening.

Children's Ornament Creation
Big Time Theater
Bring your kids to decorate an ornament that can be taken home and enjoyed for years to come.

Windsong Dance Ministry
Grand Hallway
Don't miss Windsong making multiple appearances throughout the event at the "winter scene." Observe and enjoy a dance presentation that is sure to fill you with Christmas joy and wonder.

Christmas Raffle Ticket Drop
Grand Hallway
Every half hour one lucky gift card winner could have an extra reason to celebrate this Christmas! Be sure to complete an entry form! The raffle is free and winners will be announced at the Top 40 Christmas shows in the Chapel. No need to be present to win.