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Celebration of Christmas 2015

Christmas at Augustana

Performance time change! 

Both performances will be held on Saturday, December 5th at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Tickets will go on sale October 1.

Centennial Hall, 3703 7th Avenue

Christmas at Augustana has thrilled, inspired and touched audiences in nearly sold-out performances the past seven years. 300 student musicians share their talents in what has become a highlight of the Augustana and Quad-City holiday season. Featuring performances by the Augustana Brass Ensemble, Ascension Ringers, Augustana Symphony Orchestra, Augustana Choir, Cantilena Augustana, Jenny Lind Vocal Ensemble and the Wennerberg Men's Chorus, this moving holiday concert is not to be missed!

A Christmas Messiah

George Frideric Handel 

Saturday, December 12 at 8 p.m.
Sunday, December 13 at 2 p.m.

Centennial Hall, 3703 7th Ave.

Handel Oratorio Society 
Handel Oratorio Society Chamber Orchestra 
Jon Hurty, conductor

A new take on a Quad-City holiday tradition!
The 90-minute performance will focus on the Christmas story, and there will be no intermission.

A limited number of free tickets are available for junior and senior high students and their families thanks to generous support from the Meredith Foundation.

Lessons and Carols

Thursday, December 17, at 4 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Ascension Chapel, 820 38th Street

Enjoy a beautiful spiritual presentation of lessons and carols within the intimate setting of Ascension Chapel. Augustana Chamber Singers, Ascension Ringers and Campus Ministries present the story of Christ's birth in readings and song. Free and open to the public

For more information, contact Lauren Reid, manager of performance tours and arts promotion, at (309) 794-7323 or