After the presents have all been opened and the dinner has been eaten, there is a sense of letdown on Christmas Day. Unfortunately, there is not a lot to do on December 25th to liven up the anti-climactic end of Christmas because most places are closed. The good news is, there are a few things going on around town. So when you get tired of staring at your relatives, check out this list of things to do on Christmas Day.
Updated by Holly Whitfield November 2017
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Bowling is great exercise and a good way to burn off those Christmas calories. Best of all, it's fun for the whole family and everyone can participate. Several bowling alleys in the Mid-South will be open for limited hours on Christmas Day and some even offer special pricing for the holiday. Here are a few that will be open:
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You can count on Bar DKDC in Cooper Young to celebrate the holidays with some local favorites for a live music performance. On Christmas Night, Jack O and The Sheiks will perform with special guest Michael Donahue. The show begins at 10 p.m. Enjoy craft cocktails, local beers, and a festive crowd at this bohemian neighborhood bar.Continue to 5 of 7 below.
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Can't get enough Christmas? Then take the whole family on a leisurely drive through Shelby Farms to enjoy their spectacular light display, Starry Nights. This mile and a half route features more than one million light bulbs depicting holiday scenes. Starry Nights will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day evenings.
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