Join the Art League in its studio on the first floor of the Torpedo Factory Art Center for activities including: handmade sketchbooks and drawing demonstrations. This is a free activity.
Venue sells food and drink
Learn about Alexandria's potters at this fun, hands-on activity at the Alexandria Archaeology Museum, located on the third floor of the Torpedo Factory Art Center from 2 to 5 p.m. on Monday, December 31. Discover Alexandria's salt-glazed stoneware potters and the decorative patterns unique to H.C. Smith (1825-1841) and B.C. Milburn (1841-1876). You’ll be able to copy, or create, your own take-home designs on paper using markers, paint, or both at this free, drop-in activity.
If you're not a scavenger hunt person but want to participate in a fun, art activity for all ages and skill levels, visit the Torpedo Factory Art Center, 105 N Union St. You can make a button, mask or crown to wear to the best parties all night! Artists Lisa Schumaier and Dawn Benedetto and their elves will be there to assist! This is a free event sponsored by Dominion!
Creative nail art.
Join Barb and her associates for the best face painting you have ever seen! Free for children 12 and younger.
There is a $10 per person fee for older children and adults. Cash only.
7:00 pm-10:30 pm
Olio Taste Testing Bash - Calling all Foodies! Is your pallet up for the challenge? Join the party at Olio and try their taste testing challenge. Taste 4 infused flavors of oils or vinegars, guess which are which - get them all right and win a prize, including discounts on bottles and other giveaways!
"Countdown to Midnight" free cookie decorating (one cookie per child).
An exciting, dynamic ensemble performing seasonal music and favorites on handbells.
Join all-time favorite Teddy and his gang for fabulous balloon sculptures! Sculptures for children 12 and under are free (one per child). There is a $10 charge to older children and adults wanting sculptures. Cash only.