posted October 31, 2013

Vespers Tickets to be Sold Today

Tickets for the annual Hope College Christmas Vespers will be sold to the public on Saturday, Nov. 9, beginning at 10 a.m. at the DeVos Fieldhouse.

Christmas Vespers will be presented on Saturday, Dec. 7, at 4:30 p.m. and 8 p.m., and on Sunday, Dec. 8, at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.

The tickets will be sold until noon at the ticket office in the main lobby of the DeVos Fieldhouse, which is located between Ninth and 11th streets at 222 Fairbanks Ave.

Tickets will be $10 each, with a limit of four tickets per person. Following the Nov. 9 sale, any remaining tickets will be available at the ticket office in the fieldhouse and at the Events and Conferences Office located downtown in the Anderson-Werkman Financial Center (100 E. Eighth St.).  Both offices are open weekdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and can be called at (616) 395-7890.  Tickets will not be sold at the services.

Christmas Vespers was first held on Sunday, Dec. 7, 1941. The services feature a variety of Hope instrumental and vocal groups as well as the college’s historic Skinner organ.

The Christmas Vespers services will take place in Dimnent Memorial Chapel, located on College Avenue at 12th Street.