Holiday comedy classic, Christmas Vacation, to be shown at Astra

Sourced from Dubois County Free Press

“We’re gonna have the hap, hap, happiest Christmas…”

The holiday classic Christmas Vacation will be screened at the historic Astra Theatre on Saturday, December 10. Doors are at 5:45 p.m. with the show beginning at 7 p.m. Tickets are $6 and available in advance at or directly here

The evening is being presented by Jasper’s Tri Kappa. Concessions will be available, as well as Shnitz Brew craft beer. Dressing up as your favorite Christmas Vacation character is encouraged.

For a limited time, tickets for the November 19 screening of Hoosiers (presented by All Star Sports) and the December 10 screening of Christmas Vacation (presented by Tri Kappa) can be purchased in advance for a discounted total of $10 at All net proceeds for both events will benefit Next Act’s effort to restore and rejuvenate the historic Astra Theatre.

Upcoming events at the Astra:
Saturday, November 19, Hoosiers presented by All Star Sports, $6, doors at 5:45 p.m., show at 7 p.m.
Saturday, December 3, “Tribute to Charles Dickens Show”, 11 a.m., free (Jasper Library event at the Astra).
Sunday, December 4, pork chop dinner fundraiser, $15, meals available in advance at, meal pick up from 12 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. in the Matrix Integration parking lot.
Saturday, December 10, Christmas Vacation presented by Tri Kappa, $6, doors at 5:45 p.m., show at 7 p.m.
Friday, December 16, Will Read and Sing for Food Christmas Extravaganza, $10 all proceeds to benefit the Astra’s renovation fund, doors at 6 p.m., show at 7 p.m.