Seniors living in Tucson can celebrate the Christmas season with their community and families while attending a few local holiday-themed events. The Tucson, AZ, in-home elder care experts at Home Care Assistance have put together a list of 4 Christmas-themed events your elderly loved one won’t want to miss.
1. Holiday Concert
On December 17th at 3pm and 7:30 pm, the University of Arizona will host this Christmas concert featuring the Tucson Arizona Boys Chorus in Crowder Hall at 1017 North Olive Road. This holiday celebration will feature Christmas carols, spiritual songs, and Hanukkah favorites that can make your loved one’s outlook on life a little brighter. This feel-good concert is also a wonderful way for your loved one to welcome in the holiday season with family and friends.
2. Holiday at the Markets
The Heirloom Farmers Market in Rillito Park at 4502 North 1st Avenue will be hosting this holiday market on December 18th from 9am to 1pm. At this market, your loved one can explore over 90 vendors while listening to holiday music that can make him or her feel joyous. These vendors will be offering many holiday gifts and specials as well as decadent treats. Your loved one can also get a Christmas wreath for his or her front door and enter a raffle for a chance to win a gift basket filled with market treats.
3. Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree
The Gaslight Music Hall at 13005 North Oracle Road will be hosting this whimsical holiday concert through December 23rd. Your loved one may feel uplifted when he or she watches Johnny Christmas and the Reindeer Rockers dance and sing along to the most popular seasonal songs, but with a fun twist. The concert also features dancing reindeer, jokes, and sing-a-longs that your loved one and the rest of the family will thoroughly enjoy.
4. The Nutcracker
The Tucson Music Hall at 250 South Church Avenue will be hosting afternoon and evening showings of The Nutcracker on December 22nd, 23rd, and 24th. Watching this magical classic ballet featuring superb dancing, a grand Christmas tree, twirling snowflakes, life-size soldiers, and exotic treats come to life can provide your loved one with heartwarming memories that last throughout the holiday season and for years to come. A senior discount is available.
Make sure your loved one has the support he or she needs to have a safe and comfortable holiday season by hiring a caregiver from Home Care Assistance. Our caregivers can provide transportation and companionship, assist with mobility, and help with a wide array of everyday tasks. We also offer specialized Parkinson’s, dementia, and stroke care Tucson seniors can rely on. For more information and to schedule a free in-home consultation, call a Care Manager at (520) 276-6555 today.