Check out our full list of happenings close to you this month.
1. Holiday Open House
Thursday, Nov. 4 | 5:30-8 p.m.
Downtown Homewood Shops
Get a head start on holiday shopping season at this annual Homewood Chamber of Commerce event. Peruse your favorite downtown Homewood shops and enjoy refreshments, hors d’oeuvres, shopping discounts and more.
2. Art in the Lot
Saturday, Nov. 6 | 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Trinity United Methodist Church Parking Lot
Time for a day of art! Stop by to shop and discover the talents of local artists and Trinity United Methodist members.
3. Putt for Pitt Hopkins
Saturday, Nov. 20
Highland Park Golf Course
Homewood residents Stephanie and Wes Holley and their son John Wesley connected with Chris and Kristen Key from Oxford, Alabama, through the unlikely circumstances of both having a child with a rare genetic disorder called Pitt Hopkins Syndrome, and they decided to come together for a cause in honor of their sons John Wesley and Brody (pictured). Putt for Pitt Hopkins will benefit the Pitt Hopkins Research Foundation. Register by Nov. 12 at eventbrite.com/e/putt-for-pitt-hopkins-tickets-171451485007.
4. Photos with Santa Claus
Starting Nov. 26
913 Irving Road
Time to get your photo made with Saint Nick—plus a toy, cookies and hot drinks! Photos are set for Friday-Sunday until Dec. 19 from 10 a.m. to 3p.m. with limited professional photos timeslots Sundays from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Find updates at @SimsGardens on Facebook.
5. Homewood Soccer Club Christmas Meal Fundraiser
This year’s annual fundraiser for Homewood Soccer Club will feature smoked meat options from Smokin’ in the Ham, sides from Nourish Foods, Millie Ray’s Rolls and a delectable sweet treat from The Break-Up Cookie.Place your order at homewoodsoccerclub.square.site, and meals will be available for pick-up at the fields on Lakeshore Drive Dec. 21 & 22.
6. Live Yoga with Robyn Cramer
Tuesdays | 10-11 a.m.
Homewood Public Library
Take time out of your busy schedule for free yoga classes at the library. Plus find more library events happening this month here.
Save the Date
Downtown Homewood Christmas Parade + Star Lighting
Dec. 7 | 6:30 p.m.
You can’t get much more Homewood than the lighting of the 18th Street star, and the annual parade is the same night to boot. After the parade ends at City Hall Plaza, a special visitor in a big red suit will arrive, the Homewood High School Band will play and the Christmas tree will be lit.
December 2-5 + 9-12
Homewood Theater, Brookwood Village
Bring the family for this classic Stephen Sondheim musical! It’s a different turn on traditional fairy tales set to a wonderful musical score. All performances will be on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights at 7:30 p.m. and a Sunday afternoon matinee at 2:30 p.m. in Brookwood Village mall top-level near the food court. Individual Tickets ($20) and season tickets ($120) can be purchased at homewoodtheatre.com.