THURSDAY20

BEDFORD, Fair: Annual Craftworkers Guild Holiday Fair 2018, 10 a.m., 5 Meetinghouse Road. Free. ID: 7514829.

CANDIA, Holiday: Lighted Winter Wonderland, 5 p.m., Charmingfare Farm, 774 High St. $19. 483-5623. ID: 7526250.

CANDIA, Kids and Family: Story Time, 10 a.m., Smyth Public Library, 55 High St. Free. ID: 7502692. Magic Tree House Book Club: “Christmas in Camelot,” for kindergarten through grade 2, 3 p.m. Free. ID: 7502699.

CENTER SANDWICH, Food and Wine: Storytelling dinner with Deb Ballou, 6:30 p.m., Corner House Inn, 22 Main St. $25. 284-6219. ID: 7549697.

CONCORD, Kids and Family: Emerging Engineers for children up to grade 5, 4 p.m., Concord Public Library, Heights Branch, 14 Canterbury Road. Free. ID: 7553846.

EXETER, Exhibit: Anne Kenny: Industrial Quilts, 10 a.m., Art Up Front Street, 120 Front St. Free. ID: 7531192.

LOUDON, Holiday: Gift of Lights, 4:30 p.m., New Hampshire Motor Speedway, 1122 Route 106 N. $20 per car. Tickets: nhms.com. ID: 7490024.

MANCHESTER, Auditions: Cue Zero Theatre Company auditions for “NuSpace” and “Proof,” as well as the Laboratory Series. Prepare two 1-minute contrasting monologues, 6-9 p.m., Kreiva Academy Public Charter School, 470 Pine St. Free. ID: 7508232.

MANCHESTER, Community: Sixth annual Cup Show and sale, noon, Studio 550 Art Center, 550 Elm St. Free. ID: 7458325.

MANCHESTER, Music: Jonee Earthquake Christmas Concert, 7 p.m., The Bookery Manchester, 848 Elm St. Free. ID: 7552646.

MANCHESTER, Theater: “A Christmas Carol,” 7:30 p.m., Palace Theatre, 80 Hanover St. $25-$49. 668-5588, palacetheatre.org.

MEREDITH, Theater: “The Little Mermaid,” 10 a.m., Winnipesaukee Playhouse, 33 Footlight Circle. $10-$18. winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org or 279-0333.

MERRIMACK, Holiday: Brewery Lights 2018, a holiday event, 4 p.m., Anhueser Busch, 221 Daniel Webster Highway. Free. ID: 7511885.

NASHUA, Holiday: “Christmas on Broadway, A Holiday Music Revue,” 7 p.m., Peacock Players, 14 Court St. $12-$19. ID: 7557050.

PETERBOROUGH, Exhibit: “We Are Not Prey: #MeToo,” watercolor portraits of individuals who have broken the silence surrounding sexual harassment, 10 a.m., Trumpet Gallery, 8 Grove St. Free. ID: 7462076.

PORTSMOUTH, Theater: NH Theatre Project presents “The Winter Solstice in Story and Song,” 7 p.m., West End Studio Theatre, 969 Islington St. $25. 436-6660. ID: 7422415.

PORTSMOUTH, Theater: “Annie,” 7:30 p.m., Seacoast Repertory Theatre, 125 Bow St. $20-$34. seacoastrep.org.

ROCHESTER, Theater: “A Christmas Carol,” 7:30 p.m., Rochester Opera House, 31 Wakefield St. $12-$24. rochesteroperahouse.com.

WEST LEBANON, Fair: 46th annual Christmas Show and Sale by members of the Lebanon Art and Crafts Association, 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m., Upper Valley Plaza, 250 Plainfield Road. Free. ID: 7485808.

FRIDAY21

BEDFORD, Fair: Annual Craftworkers Guild Holiday Fair 2018, 10 a.m., 5 Meetinghouse Road. Free. ID: 7514830.

CANDIA, Holiday: Lighted Winter Wonderland, 5 p.m., Charmingfare Farm, 774 High St. $19. 483-5623. ID: 7526166.

CANDIA, Kids and Family: LEGO Night, 6:30 p.m., Smyth Public Library, 55 High St. Free. ID: 7504577.

CLAREMONT, Holiday: Sing! A Joyful Christmas: Sing-Along and Las Posadas, 6:15 p.m., Union Episcopal Church, 133 Old Church Road. Donation. ID: 7556451.

CONCORD, Holiday: “Amahl and the Night Visitors: The Christmas Story,” 7:30 p.m., Hatbox Theatre, 270 Loudon Road. $12-$17. ID: 7554299.

CONCORD, Exhibit: “Head to Toe A Fine Craft Exhibition,” 10 a.m., Gallery at the League of NH Craftsmen Headquarters, 49 S. Main St. Free. ID: 7397575.

EXETER, Exhibit: Anne Kenny: Industrial Quilts, 10 a.m., Art Up Front Street, 120 Front St. Free. ID: 7531190.

HENNIKER, Holiday: Annual Candlelight Carol Sing, 7 p.m., Henniker Quaker Meeting House, 529 Quaker St. Free. Bring a candle, firewood or finger food to share. 995-4311. ID: 7544262.

KEENE, Dance: Keene Jazz Orchestra Holiday Dance. Guest vocalist Rebecca Holtz performs traditional Big Band Swing, 8 p.m., Courtyard by Marriott, 75 Railroad St. $15. ID: 7505089.

KEENE, Community: “Remembering,” National Candlelight Memorial to the Homeless, 4-5 p.m., Central Square, 23 Central Square. Free. ID: 7546872.

LOUDON, Holiday: Gift of Lights, 4:30 p.m., New Hampshire Motor Speedway, 1122 Route 106 N. $20 per car. Tickets: nhms.com. ID: 7490026.

MANCHESTER, Community: Sixth annual Cup Show and sale, noon, Studio 550 Art Center, 550 Elm St. Free. ID: 7458326.

MANCHESTER, Kids and Family: Kids’ Night Out, 6 p.m., Studio 550 Art Center, 550 Elm St. $30. ID: 7144404.

MANCHESTER, Theater: “A Christmas Carol,” 7:30 p.m., Palace Theatre, 80 Hanover St. $25-$49. 668-5588, palacetheatre.org.

MEREDITH, Theater: “The Little Mermaid,” 7 p.m., Winnipesaukee Playhouse, 33 Footlight Circle. $10-$18. winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org or 279-0333.

MERRIMACK, Holiday: Brewery Lights 2018, a holiday event, 4 p.m., Anhueser Busch, 221 Daniel Webster Highway. Free. ID: 7511886.

NASHUA, Music: Organ concert, noon, The First Church, 1 Concord St. Free. ID: 7534298.

NASHUA, Holiday: “Christmas on Broadway, A Holiday Music Revue,” 7 p.m., Peacock Players, 14 Court St. $12-$19. ID: 7557053.

PETERBOROUGH, Exhibit: “We Are Not Prey: #MeToo,” watercolor portraits of individuals who have broken the silence surrounding sexual harassment, 10 a.m., Trumpet Gallery, 8 Grove St. Free. ID: 7462071.

PETERBOROUGH, Community: Stone Soup Night, Homeless Persons Memorial Vigil. Procession at Peterborough United Methodist Church at 4:45 p.m.; Candlelight Vigil at 5 p.m. at The Peterborough Town House. Stone Soup free dinner at Peterborough United Methodist Church, 6 p.m.. Open mic night, 7 p.m. Free, but donations accepted. Free. ID: 7528728.

PORTSMOUTH, Theater: “Annie,” 8 p.m., Seacoast Repertory Theatre, 125 Bow St. $20-$34. seacoastrep.org.

PORTSMOUTH, Holiday: “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play,” 8 p.m., West End Studio Theatre, 959 Islington St. $26-$30. 431-6644, ext. 5 or email to reservations@nhtheatreproject.org. ID: 7422077.

PORTSMOUTH, Theater: “A Christmas Carol,” 8 p.m., Players’ Ring Theatre, 105 Marcy St. $18. ID: 7523234.

PORTSMOUTH, Nightlife: Holiday Jamboree featuring Say Darling and Soggy Po Boys, 8 p.m., 3S Artspace, 319 Vaughan St. $17-$20. Tickets: tinyurl.com/y7t4hplq.

ROCHESTER, Theater: “A Christmas Carol,” 7:30 p.m., Rochester Opera House, 31 Wakefield St. $12-$24. Rochesteroperahouse.com.

WEST LEBANON, Fair: 46th annual Christmas Show and Sale by members of the Lebanon Art and Crafts Association, 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m., Upper Valley Plaza, 250 Plainfield Road. Free. ID: 7485809.

SATURDAY22

AUBURN, Outdoor: Full moon hike to Battery Point, 7 p.m., Massabesic Audubon Center, 26 Audubon Way. $10-$15, $25-$30 families. ID: 7557018.

BEDFORD, Fair: Annual Craftworkers Guild Holiday Fair 2018, 10 a.m., 5 Meetinghouse Road. Free. ID: 7514831.

BRISTOL, Nightlife: Holiday Benefit with the Uncle Steve Band, 7:30 p.m., The Back Room at The Mill, 2 Central St. $15. ID: 7150918.

BROOKLINE, Food and Wine: The Jingle Bells Tour featuring 10 NH wineries, 11 a.m., Averill House Vineyard, 21 Averill Road. $30 per couple. 371-2296, tinyurl.com/yd365af7. ID: 7549587.

CANDIA, Kids and Family: Santa’s Big Party, horse-drawn ride through the Christmas trail to Santa, 10 a.m., Charmingfare Farm, 774 High St. $22. 483-5623. ID: 7526125. Lighted Winter Wonderland, 5 p.m. $19. ID: 7526168.

CONCORD, Holiday: “Amahl and the Night Visitors: The Christmas Story,” 7:30 p.m., Hatbox Theatre, 270 Loudon Road. $12-$17. ID: 7554300.

CONCORD, Community: Indoor Farmers Market, 10 a.m., Cole Gardens, 430 Loudon Road. Free. ID: 7449703.

EXETER, Exhibit: Anne Kenny: Industrial Quilts, 10 a.m., Art Up Front Street, 120 Front St. Free. ID: 7531191.

LACONIA, Fair: Holiday Craft Fair, 9 a.m., Leavitt Park Clubhouse, 334 Elm St. Free. ID: 7556259.

LOUDON, Holiday: Gift of Lights, 4:30 p.m., New Hampshire Motor Speedway, 1122 Route 106 N. $20 per car. Tickets: nhms.com. ID: 7490036.

MANCHESTER, Kids and Family: “The Fantastic Magic of Potter,” comedy/drama/magic show inspired by Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts, 7 p.m., Jupiter Hall, 89 Hanover St. $15. ID: 7526239.

MANCHESTER, Community: Sixth annual Cup Show and sale, 3 p.m., Studio 550 Art Center, 550 Elm St. Free. ID: 7458327.

MANCHESTER, Theater: “A Christmas Carol,” 2 and 7:30 p.m., Palace Theatre, 80 Hanover St. $25-$49. 668-5588, palacetheatre.org.

MEREDITH, Theater: “The Little Mermaid,” 2 and 7 p.m., Winnipesaukee Playhouse, 33 Footlight Circle. $10-$18. winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org or 279-0333.

MERRIMACK, Holiday: Brewery Lights 2018 holiday event, 4 p.m., Anhueser Busch, 221 Daniel Webster Highway. Free. ID: 7511887.

MILFORD, Nightlife: Alex Preston, 8 p.m., Pasta Loft, 241 Union Square. $10-$20. ID: 7557027.

NASHUA, Holiday: “Christmas on Broadway, A Holiday Music Revue,” 2 and 7 p.m., Peacock Players, 14 Court St. $12-$19. ID: 7557054.

NEW BOSTON, Holiday: Christmas Cantata, 2 p.m., Community Church of New Boston, Central Square. Free. ID: 7530886.

PETERBOROUGH, Exhibit: “We Are Not Prey: #MeToo,” watercolor portraits of individuals who have broken the silence surrounding sexual harassment, 10 a.m., Trumpet Gallery, 8 Grove St. Free. ID: 7462074.

PORTSMOUTH, Theater: “A Christmas Carol,” 3 and 8 p.m., Players’ Ring Theatre, 105 Marcy St. $18. ID: 7523235, ID: 7523236.

PORTSMOUTH, Music: Portsmouth Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet: A Brassy Baroque Christmas, 7:30 p.m., South Church, 292 State St. $12-$15, children under 12 get in for free. ID: 7530960.

PORTSMOUTH, Holiday: New Hampshire Theatre Project’s “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play,” 8 p.m., West End Studio Theatre, 959 Islington St. $26-$30. 431-6644 ext. 5, email: reservations@nhtheatreproject.org. ID: 7422078.

PORTSMOUTH, Holiday: 39th annual Candlelight Stroll, with carolers, costumed role-players and horse-drawn carriages, 5 p.m., Strawbery Banke Museum, 14 Hancock St. $12.50-$25, families $60. Military free. 433-1100. ID: 7512339.

PORTSMOUTH, Theater: “Annie,” 2 and 8 p.m., Seacoast Repertory Theatre, 125 Bow St. $20-$34. seacoastrep.org.

ROCHESTER, Theater: “A Christmas Carol,” 2 and 7:30 p.m., Rochester Opera House, 31 Wakefield St. $12-$24. rochesteroperahouse.com.

WEST LEBANON, Fair: 46th annual Christmas Show and Sale by members of the Lebanon Art and Crafts Association, 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m., Upper Valley Plaza, 250 Plainfield Road. Free. ID: 7485810.

SUNDAY23

BROOKLINE, Food and Wine: The Jingle Bells Tour featuring 10 NH wineries, 11 a.m., Averill House Vineyard, 21 Averill Road. $30 per couple. 371-2296, tinyurl.com/yd365af7. ID: 7549586.

CANDIA, Kids and Family: Santa’s Big Party, 10 a.m., Charmingfare Farm, 774 High St. $22. 483-5623. ID: 7526127. Lighted Winter Wonderland, 5 p.m. $29. ID: 7526164.

CONCORD, Holiday: “Amahl and the Night Visitors: The Christmas Story,” 2 p.m., Hatbox Theatre, 270 Loudon Road. $12-$17. ID: 7554301.

CONCORD, Music: Holiday Pops featuring the Capital Jazz Orchestra and guest vocalists, 4 p.m., Capitol Center for the Arts, 44 S. Main St. $27.50-$47.50. ID: 7382273.

LOUDON, Holiday: Gift of Lights, 4:30 p.m., New Hampshire Motor Speedway, 1122 Route 106 N. $20 per car. Tickets: nhms.com. ID: 7490028.

MANCHESTER, Theater: “A Christmas Carol,” noon and 5 p.m., Palace Theatre, 80 Hanover St. $25-$49. 668-5588, palacetheatre.org.

MERRIMACK, Holiday: Brewery Lights 2018 holiday event, 4 p.m., Anhueser Busch, 221 Daniel Webster Highway. Free. ID: 7511888.

MILFORD, Community: Milford Antiques Show, 8:30 a.m., Hampshire Hills Athletic Club, 50 Emerson Road. Entry: $5 from 8:30-9:30 a.m. and free from 9:30 a.m.-noon. ID: 7455386.

NASHUA, Holiday: “Christmas on Broadway, A Holiday Music Revue,” 2 p.m., Peacock Players, 14 Court St. $12-$19. ID: 7557052.

PETERBOROUGH, Exhibit: “We Are Not Prey: #MeToo,” watercolor portraits, 10 a.m., Trumpet Gallery, 8 Grove St. Free. ID: 7462072.

PETERBOROUGH, Holiday: A Christmas Cantata, 10 a.m., Union Congregational Church Hall, 33 Concord St. Free. ID: 7546217.

PORTSMOUTH, Theater: “A Christmas Carol,” 3 and 8 p.m., Players’ Ring Theatre, 105 Marcy St. $18. ID: 7523237, ID: 7523238.

PORTSMOUTH, Theater: “Annie,” 2 p.m., Seacoast Repertory Theatre, 125 Bow St. Sold out. seacoastrep.org.

PORTSMOUTH, Holiday: “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play,” 2 p.m., West End Studio Theatre, 959 Islington St. $26-$30. 431-6644 ext. 5, email: reservations@nhtheatreproject.org. ID: 7422079.

ROCHESTER, Theater: “A Christmas Carol,” 2 p.m., Rochester Opera House, 31 Wakefield St. $12-$24. rochesteroperahouse.com.

SOUTH DANBURY, Holiday: Christmas with carols and a Nativity tableau, 7 p.m., South Danbury Church, 1411 U.S. Route 4. Free. ID: 7547630.

WEST LEBANON, Fair: 46th annual Christmas Show and Sale by members of the Lebanon Art and Crafts Association, 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m., Upper Valley Plaza, 250 Plainfield Road. Free. ID: 7485811.