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60th Festival of Christmas - Tidings of Great Joy!

We cordially invite you to join us for the 60th Bethel University Festival Of Christmas – Tidings of Great Joy!  Nearly 300 of Bethel’s talented student musicians usher in the Christmas season through Scripture and joyful song in this cherished holiday event. Featured in the concert are the Bethel Choir, Men’s Choir, Women’s Choir, Wind Symphony, Festival Orchestra, and Handbell Ensemble.

Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning Monday, October 24 and will be available utilizing our new online ticket sales. Early access ticketing for Bethel community members is available by invitation only and instructions for ordering tickets will be sent by mail and email in October.

See our Attending Festival page to learn about parking, prelude music, concert length, and more. You may also order recordings from past Festival of Christmas performances.

Thursday, December 1, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, December 2, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 3, 2 p.m.
Saturday, December 3, 7:30 p.m.