New Ulm Chamber of Commerce

A Holly Jolly Christmas

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Name: A Holly Jolly Christmas
Date: December 1, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM CST
Trip Builder: View Trip
Event Description:

The State Street Theater Company will present A HOLLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS, a holiday variety show featuring the CONCORD SINGERS on Saturday, December 1 at 7 pm with a matinee performance on Sunday, December 2 at 2 pm.

The family event also includes festive jazzy tunes by the Armstrong Boulevard Brass Quintet, Steve Odegard as Elvis, and the New Ulm Suzuki School of Music’s Allegro Strings. The Mankato Ballet Company will preview THE NUTCRACKER followed by a theatrical reading of 'TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS. The performance concludes with a holiday sing-a-long lead by the Concord Singers.

Enter the UGLY SWEATER CONTEST and win two tickets to the FOREVER ELVIS! CONCERT. Internationally known tribute artist, Anthony Shore, will perform with his nine-piece band and backup singers on January 19. Winners also receive complimentary tickets to the pre-event Tiki Lounge. Contest rules are posted on our website and Facebook page.

General admission seating is $ 10 for Adults and $5 for Children 12 & Under. Children will receive a holiday hat while supplies last. Tickets are available at the door and until December 1 at the Chamber of Commerce or online at State Street Theater is located at 1 North State Street, New Ulm. For more information, email, call 507-359-9990 or visit


Let’s harken back to a time when everyone wore sweaters during the holidays, but not just any sweater, ugly sweaters. Yes, you read that right … ugly sweaters or sweater vests. We want to see the ugliest Christmas/Holiday/Hanukkah sweaters you can purchase or create!

Entry into the contest is free with admission to the A HOLLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS. You must be wearing your sweater when you arrive for the event and leave it on until the Ugly Sweater Champion has been announced. Turtlenecks, t-shirts, sweatshirts or any shirt other than a sweater or sweater vest will not be accepted. No obscenity. The contest is open to all ages.

Audience members will vote for the champion. Winners receive the coveted Ugly Sweater trophy and two tickets to the FOREVER ELVIS! CONCERT.

So where do you get an ugly Christmas sweater? We don’t know. That’s your problem. We’ve got our own sweaters to find.

Event Media:

Historic State Street Theater
1 North State Street
New Ulm, Minnesota 56073

Date/Time Information:

December 1 at 7 pm
December 2 at 2 pm

Contact Information:
Judy Sellner, Director 507-359-9990

General Admission
Adults $10
Children 12 & Under $5

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