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November 23

Hanging of the Greens

Join the Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce at 9am and help paint the town red... and green! Transform downtown West Chester by hanging green boughs and red bows on downtown windows, businesses, and lamp posts. Enter a normal West Chester in the morning, and leave it looking like Christmas. Just in time for Black Friday shopping, too! The chamber is looking for volunteers to help transform the town, and interested parties can sign up on their website. Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce 137 N High St | 610-696-4046 Greaterwestchester.com

November 23 & 24

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November 29

PA Philharmonic Big Band Holiday Swing

Celebrate the holiday season with friends and family and the Pennsylvania Philharmonic Big Band! You’ll be dancing in your seat as select members of the orchestra and special guest artists serenade you with holiday favorites like “White Christmas,” “Sleigh Ride,” and swing era hits like “In the Mood,” “It Don’t Mean a Thing if it Ain’t Got That Swing” and Duke Ellington’s “Nutcracker.” A portion of the proceeds will benefit area non-profit organizations, and tickets are available for $39 in advance or $42 at the door. The show starts at 7:30pm. Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center 226 N High St | 610.356.2787 Uptownwestchester.com

November 29 - December 24

21st Annual Miniature Show

Sunset Hill Fine Arts Gallery will host their 21st Annual Miniature Show featuring paintings by your favorite Chester County artists, and the opening reception takes place on Friday, November 29 from 12-7pm. Featuring 21 artists, the show is one of the largest collections of unique, beautiful and smaller-sized original paintings; perfect for the beginning collector and those with small spaces to fill! The gallery is located on the second floor of Sunset Hill Jewelers. Sunset Hill Jewelers & Fine Art Gallery 23 N High St | 610-692-0374 Sunsethilljewelers.com

Brandywine Singers Present: Handel’s Messiah

November 29 - December 1

November 30

ensemble, The Brandywine Singers, presents Handel’s Messiah, reimagined and illuminated with a period string ensemble. Don’t miss this graceful new interpretation of a holiday classic! Saturday offers two show times, at 3pm and 7pm, plus a 3pm showing on Sunday, and the show runs about two hours. Tickets are available online for $30. Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center 226 N High St | 610.356.2787 Uptownwestchester.com

Join your community in this three-day shopping extravaganza and support the more than 100 independently-owned businesses throughout downtown West Chester this holiday season! There will be FREE parking at street meters and in metered surface lots. Check the event’s facebook page by visiting the link below to be updated about special sales and events as the day draws closer. Downtown West Chester thewcpress.com/shopsmall

For the 3rd year in a row, Better Than Bacon Improv is proud to team up with Uptown! and Act in Faith for a post-Thanksgiving Bacon Gives Back fundraising show! Shake off the tryptophan coma and share some laughs for a good cause with the area’s most-loved improv troupe. Tickets are available for $25 and the show starts at 7:30pm. Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center 226 N High St | 610.356.2787 Uptownwestchester.com

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