The band that started it all, Denver Bierman and the Mile High Orchestra, will be returning to The REES on Friday, Dec. 1, as part of the “Merry and Bright Christmas Tour.”

The Plymouth native and his big band was the first group to perform on the Bob Pickell Performing Arts Stage on Oct. 1, 2022, officially re-opening The REES after its extensive renovation. Since DMHO’s performance, more than 170 events have been held at 100 N. Michigan Street location over the past year.

This family-friendly show is full of nostalgic holiday classics, traditional Christmas carols, inspirational original music, and even Frosty and Rudolph might make a special appearance. 

Tickets are $25 for the main floor and $50 for the balcony.  They may be purchased online (, at Fernbaugh’s Jewelry, 206 N. Michigan St. in Plymouth; and at The REES box office 45 minutes before the show.