Christmas At Luther General Information

Thursday, December 5 5:45 p.m.
Friday, December 6 6:30 and 9:15 p.m.
Saturday, December 7 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 8 2:30 p.m.

Christmas at Luther is a musical celebration of Christmas held in Luther College’s beautiful Center for Faith and Life. Now in its 39th year, the performances feature five choirs under the direction of Andrew Last '97, Mark Potvin '01, and Jennaya Robison '96; the Luther College Symphony Orchestra conducted by Daniel Baldwin; Luther Ringers led by college organist Shayla Van Hal '16; and joyous audience singing. 


Advent Eucharist

Sunday, December 8 
10:00 a.m.
The Second Sunday of Advent
Center for Faith and Life

The members of the Luther College Student Congregation invite visitors to join them for the annual Christmas at Luther Advent Eucharist service. All are welcome and music is provided by the Luther College community.

Holiday Buffet

Dahl Centennial Union, Peace Dining Room

Holiday Buffet tickets are available until 5:00 p.m. the day before each seating.  No tickets will be sold after that time.

Friday, December 6 4:00-6:00 p.m. & 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 7 4:30-6:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 8 10:00 a.m-12:30 p.m. & 12:30-1:45 p.m.

Tickets for each seating of the Holiday Buffet can be purchased at the same time you purchase your Christmas at Luther concert tickets online or over the phone.


Pre-order the 2019 Christmas at Luther: Whom Angels Greet With Anthems Sweet CD with your online ticket order. The 2019 CDs will be mailed out approximately one week prior to Christmas. Previous Christmas at Luther recordings are always available at the Luther Book Shop or by calling (888) 521-5039. Shipping charges for merchandise is $5 per item with a maximum of $12 per order.

Caution you will be leaving the Christmas at Luther Website when you click on the Buy Recordings Button.  Please finalize your Christmas at Luther order first.

Holiday Lights, Magical Nights

Bring your family to Holiday Lights, Magical Nights at the Pulpit Rock Campgrounds. Open each night during Christmas at Luther weekend, December 5-8, from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m.

Norwegian Christmas at Vesterheim

December 7 / 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum
523 West Water Street
Decorah, IA 52101
(563) 382-9681

More information can be found here - free for students with Luther ID.



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