The holiday season is officially here and after a year of cancellations, there is no shortage of events across the River Valley.
Here is a list of some holiday events you might want to check out:
Skating in a Winter Wonderland: Through Jan. 2 on the lawn at the Riverfront Pavilion.
Creekmore Holiday Express: 5:30-8:30 p.m. through Dec. 18 at Creekmore Park in Fort Smith.
Mistletoe Mania: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 18 at Van Buren Senior Center, 18 Lafayette St., Van Buren.
Joyful Artisan Market: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 18 at The Gallery, 914 Garrison, Ave., Fort Smith; visit thegalleryongarrison.com for tickets.
Spiro Christmas Parade: 5 p.m. Dec. 18 on South Main Street in Spiro.
Western Arkansas Ballet: "The Nutcracker": 7 p.m. Dec. 18 and 2 p.m. Dec. 19 at ArcBest Corporation Performing Arts Center, 55 S. Seventh St., Fort Smith; visit waballet.org/box-office/tickets for tickets.
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This article originally appeared on Fort Smith Times Record: 2021 River Valley holiday events