Over 200 Nativity Scenes are displayed in this Midlands church

A local church sets up over 200 nativity scenes for the 5th Annual Sights and Sounds of the Nativity Festival.

For the past five years, the Reformation Lutheran Church has hosted the Nativity Festival. Over the years, the event has grown to showcase over 200 nativity scenes from those in Columbia and beyond.

Guests can partake in a self-guided tour through the church full of numbered nativity scenes.

The event will feature musicians, bands and a children’s activity room.

All freewill donations from this event will go to PAALS in support of WIS News 10’s Year of the Veteran. Palmetto Animal Assisted Life Services, or PAALS, empowers children and adults, including veterans, with physical disabilities and social needs by training service dogs and providing animal assisted educational and recreational activities.

Saturday, December 8th from 5 pm to 7 pm

Sunday, December 9th from 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Reformation Lutheran Church is located at 1118 Union Street Columbia, SC 29201.