The Top 7 Things To Do This Weekend.

December – January 2nd, 2022: Christmas Island Holiday Light Tour –
Burnside Island State Resort Park, 1800 S. Hwy 27 Burnside, KY, 6pm-10pm Mon-Thu and 6pm-11pm Fri-Sun. Please join Burnside Tourism in welcoming the return of the beloved Burnside holiday tradition, Christmas Island! Come stay up late like the islanders do and enjoy a spectacular drive thru lighting display with thousands of Christmas lights and many other fun activities including carolers, appearances by Santa Claus and more. Partial proceeds of Christmas Island will be donated to hosting charities. Tickets will be sold at the gate. Info and prices call 606-561-4113 or visit

December 8th – 31st: Skating on the Square –
Judicial Center Plaza, 50 Public Square, Somerset, KY, 6pm-9pm Mon-Fri, 3pm-10pm Sat and 1pm-5pm Sun. Leadership Lake Cumberland is bringing ice skating to downtown Somerset for this Holiday season. Come out and have a fun, family experience this December. Info 606-679-7323 or

December 9th – 11th: Country Christmas at Bear Wallow Farm –
Thursday-Saturday November 26-December 18, Thursdays 5pm-9pm, Friday & Saturday 4pm-10pm, Piney Grove Rd., Nancy – Create new memories and traditions with some holiday fun on the farm. Santa is coming to Bear Wallow so come say hello, snap a picture and let him know about your Christmas list. Take a stroll through the exciting Trail of Lights featuring thousands of lights to make the night merry and bright. The fun doesn’t stop with Santa or the lights. Experience and explore over 20 more attractions including slides, pedal carts, lighted hay ride, fire pits, hot chocolate and more. Info 606-875-5160 or visit.

December 9th – 11th: Every Christmas Story Ever Told (and Then Some)
– A Flashback Theater Production – Black Box Theater, 400 E. Mt. Vernon St. Somerset, KY, 9pm each night. A “Fringe Show” that instead of performing Charles Dickens’ beloved holiday classic for the umpteenth time, three actors decide to perform every Christmas story ever told – plus Christmas traditions from around the world, seasonal icons from ancient times to topical pop-culture, and every carol ever sung. A madcap romp through the holiday season! This production is recommended for mature audiences due to language and suggestive material – viewer discretion advised. Info and tickets 888-384-3282 or

December 10th – 11th: Eubank’s Annual Christmas in the Cabin & Parade –
The Cabin at Eubank City Park, Hwy 70, Eubank, KY, 5pm on the 10th. On the 11th the parade starts at 4pm, after the parade is over, bring the children to enjoy Christmas in the Cabin and really get into the Christmas spirit about 5pm. Info 606-379-2812 or 606-379-5348.

December 11th: Cumberland Lake SAF Bass Tournament –
Burnside Island State Resort Park, 1800 S. Hwy 27 Burnside, KY, 7am-3pm. Part of the KY High School SAF Team Trail. Info 859-760-5433 or

December 11th: Sheltowee Artisans Holiday Expo at the Farmers Market –
Lake Cumberland Farmers Market, 404 E Mt. Vernon St., Somerset, KY, 9am-2pm. Join the Sheltowee Artisans and the City of Somerset for this final Holiday Expo at the LC Farmers Market. Info 606-679-6366 or

December 11th: “Santa’s Workshop for Kids” –
Lake Cumberland Art Association, 211 N Main St. Somerset, KY, 12pm-7pm. Come one, Come all… Big or small, Young or Old. At LCAA we are having Santa’s Workshop every Saturday, beginning the first Saturday in November through December all the way up to Christmas Eve. We have multiple unique handcrafted gifts for all your loved ones. Plus, if you see something that you like and want to learn how to make it for yourself, we will set you up into a class and teach you how to do it for yourself. Children will automatically get a 50% discount when they bring money to shop for their families and we are offering them an opportunity to learn how to barter with us to get their gifts at a cheaper price. So come see us and see all that we have to offer… gifts or lessons (no matter the stage of your talent). We are a community of families looking to advance the community. Info 606-278-3176 or

December 12th: Lunch and Santa at The Cellar –
The Cellar at The Cooper, 107 N. Main St., Somerset, KY, 11am. Join The Cellar for a delicious lunch and hang around to visit with Santa. Santa will be at the Cellar at 2pm with gifts and cookies for the children. A photographer will be there to take pictures with Santa. Info 606-305-0970.