Go Mid Mo: What’s Happening Dec. 7-13, 2023

Here’s a roundup of music, theater, exhibits and other fun stuff happening around Jefferson City and Mid-Missouri from Dec. 7-13, 2023.

Does your band, theater group, art studio or venue have an upcoming gig or arts related event or festival in Mid-Missouri? Send your information to [email protected] or call 573-761-0240 by noon the Tuesday prior to your event to be included in the arts calendar published every Thursday in Go Mid Mo.



Ukulele Jam Session, 1:15-2:45 p.m. today, Missouri River Regional Library, 214 Adams St.

Kyle Caraway and Rob Frommel, 6-8 p.m. today, West Main Pizza, 1931 W. Main St.

Dance to Hambo Latham, 6-9 p.m. today, Windstone Entertainment Event Center, 2425 Industrial Drive.

Mankin Brothers, 7:30-10:30 p.m. today, The Mission, 915 E. High St.

Sarah Parker, 6-8 p.m. Friday, West Main Pizza, 1931 W. High St.

Devin Darland, 6-8 p.m. Friday, Oscar's Backdoor Lounge, 2118 Schotthill Woods Drive.

Diddy Wah Daddies, 7 p.m. Friday, Gumbo Bottoms, 221 Madison St.

Kapital Kicks at Let's Dance Club, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Capital Ritz, 2716 Plaza Drive.

Dance to Tom Whittle, 8-11 p.m. Friday, American Legion Post 5, 1423 Tanner Bridge Road.

LU Marching Musical Storm Marching Band Show, 2 p.m. Saturday, Richardson Fine Arts Center, 820 Chestnut St.

Reese Heckemeyer, 6-8 p.m. Saturday, West Main Pizza, 1931 W. High St.

Jefferson City Cantorum: Nutcracker Jingles, 7 p.m. Saturday, Miller Performing Arts Center, 501 Madison St.

Capital City Holiday Showcase, 7 p.m. Saturday, Capital City High School, 1650 Cavalier Drive.

Ray Cardwell and Paul Blakemore, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Twin Bridges Bar & Grill, 4205 Route CC.

Helias Music Department Christmas Concert, 7 p.m. Monday, Miller Performing Arts Center, 501 Madison St.

Ray Cardwell, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, West Main Pizza, 1931 W. High St.

Helias and Interparish Bands Concert, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Miller Performing Arts Center, 501 Madison St.

Capitol Caroling, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Missouri State Capitol, 201 W. Capitol Ave.

Those Guys, 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Oscar's Backdoor Lounge, 2118 Schotthill Woods Drive.

Karaoke Night, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Water Tower Bar & Grill, 458 Rock Hill Road.

Open Mic, 7 p.m. Wednesday, The Mission, 915 E. High St.


Callaway Singers: Christmas Collage, 7 p.m. today, Brick District Playhouse, Fulton.

Roman Alexander with Matt Jordan, 8 p.m. today, Rose Music Hall, Columbia.

Jordan Heckemeyer, 6 p.m. Friday, The Burg, Hartsburg.

Take Cover, 7 p.m. Friday, Dandy Lion Cafe, Ashland.

Murphy & Company, 7 p.m. Friday, 50s Pizza & Pub, California.

Ty Toomsen and His Twang City Smokers, 8 p.m. Friday, Rose Music Hall Columbia.

Soulroot, 8:30 p.m. Friday, Twisted Pickles 2.0, Linn.

Chloe Hoecker, 9 p.m. Friday, The Barn, Loose Creek.

RENAIDDANCE: Beyonce Celebration, 9 p.m. Friday, The Blue Note, Columbia.

Live Music, 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Central Merc, Jamestown.

Homegrown Holiday: The Kay Brothers featuring Molly Healey, 6 p.m. Saturday, Brick District Playhouse, Fulton.

Dayne Hudek, 7 p.m. Saturday, Humpy's Bar & Grill, Russellville.

Chloe Hoecker, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday, The Burg, Hartsburg.

54 Country Band, 8 p.m. Saturday, Whiskey Barn, Fulton.

Dark Below's Rock & Roll Holiday Show, 8 p.m. Saturday, Rose Music Hall Columbia.

Thoreau'd in the Road, 8-11 p.m. Saturday, 50s Pizza & Pub, California.

Chillbone, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Twisted Pickles 2.0, Linn.

40th Annual Lessons and Carols, 5 p.m. Sunday, Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Aldermanbury, Fulton.

Intergeneration Rock Band Choir, 6 p.m. Sunday, The Blue Note, Columbia.

Trans-Siberian Experience: The Prophecy Show, 7 p.m. Monday, Jesse Auditorium, Columbia.

Dance with Hambo Latham, 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, Callaway Senior Center, Fulton.



Fruitcakes, 7 p.m. today and Friday, and 2 p.m. Saturday, Stained Glass Theatre, 830 E. High St.

Tales from the Rough Writers, 7:30 p.m. today through Saturday, Scene One Theatre, 623 Ohio St.


Good Old Fashioned Redneck Country Christmas Play, 7 p.m. today through Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Royal Theatre, Versailles.

Any Questions?, 7:30 p.m. today through Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Talking Horse Productions, Columbia.

A Christmas Carol -- The Musical, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Macklanburg Playhouse, Columbia.



Canvas and Cocktails, 6-9 p.m. today and Wednesday, Art 101 on Boonville, 101 Boonville Road.

Trivia Night, 7:30-9:30 p.m. today, Water Tower Bar & Grill, 458 Rock Hill Road.

Fused Glass Class, 6-8 p.m. Friday, Art 101 on Boonville, 101 Boonville Road.

Porchfestmas, 4-6 p.m. Sunday, residential front yards on Elmerine Avenue.

Bingo, 6:30 p.m. Monday, St. Martins Knights of Columbus 7194, 537 Route T.

Open ping pong, 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, First Presbyterian Church (McCarty Street entrance), 324 Madison St.

Bingo, 2 p.m. Wednesday, Clarke Senior Center, 1310 Linden St.


It's a Wonderful Death Dinner and Murder Mystery, 5 p.m. today, Canterbury Hill Winery, Holts Summit.

Christmas Bingo and Sweater Contest, 7 p.m. today, The Burg, Hartsburg.

Comedy: Ashley Gavin, 7 p.m. today, The Blue Note, Columbia.

Christmas on Main Street, Friday through Sunday, Linn. Details at linncoms.com.

Linn Lions Christmas Parade, 2 p.m. Saturday, Linn.

That 70s Christmas Parade, 2 p.m. Saturday, Holts Summit.

Drag Queen Story Hour, 10 a.m.-noon Sunday, Dandy Lion Cafe, Ashland.

Christmas Craft Day, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Serenity Valley Winery, Fulton.

Xtreme Bar Bingo, 7 p.m. Monday, Twisted Pickles 2.0, Linn.

Xtreme Bar Bingo, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Twisted Pickles, Jamestown.



Call for Nature's Art Exhibition, today through Dec. 21, Runge Nature Center, 330 Commerce Drive. Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, except until 8 p.m. Thursday.

Annual Give a Gift of Art Event, today through Dec. 23, Capital Arts Gallery, 1203 Missouri Blvd. Hours: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. today, 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday.

Bob Colvin Photography Exhibit, today through Dec. 31, Missouri River Regional Library, 214 Adams St. Hours: 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; and 1-5 p.m. Sunday.


A place like this and color-shape-line, today through Dec. 17; Animal/Vegetable/Mineral and Y'akyi nnwa: Let's Have a Conversation, today through Feb. 29; and Of the Earth: Ceramics from the Collection, today through March 30, Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 1-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Christmas Storybook Wall, today through Dec. 31, Woodland Art Gallery at Osage County Library, Linn. Hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday.