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Live Nativity and Streets of Bethlehem

December 15, 2018 - December 16, 2018

Experience a piece of HIStory at the Live Nativity and Streets of Bethlehem: Saturday, December 15 & Sunday, December 16th
at The Bean Farm and Chisel Point Retreat and Event Center
7731 148th Street ​Scotch Grove, IA 52310
Live Nativity
Saturday: 3:00, 5:00 & 7:00
Sunday: 2:00 & 4:00
Note: Please arrive 30-45 minutes before the show to allow enough time to pay your taxes and register for the Census.

Remove yourself from the city, journey to Scotch Grove, stepping back in time 2000 years. Travelers to the Nativity will receive a gold coins to pay the tax collector. After registering for the census, walk among the merchant shops in Bethlehem, or share a snack while gathering around the fire pits. Experience Unleavened Bread, Carpentry, Weaving, Clay Vessels, Incense…until the moment when there is a stirring in the stable and the travelers move toward all of the commotion!
The Live Nativity unfolds with the story of the visitation, the birth of the Christ child and the arrival of the Magi.
Actors/Actresses in period costume
Farm animals, including Sultan the Camel
Handicap Accessible

Streets of Bethlehem opens one hour before the Live Nativity and closes one hour after the last performance. An offering of $10 per adult and $5 per child is encouraged.


December 15, 2018
December 16, 2018