Dec. 16: Santa's Big Party. 30 minute horse-drawn ride through the Christmas trail to a secret party location where Santa will be, 10 a.m., Charmingfare Farm, 774 High St., Candia. $22. 483-5623. ID: 7526128.

Dec. 16: Lighted Winter Wonderland. Horse-drawn ride, Christmas light displays, Nativity with live animals, petting zoo, Santa, 5 p.m., Charmingfare Farm, 774 High St., Candia. $29. ID: 7526163.

Dec. 16: Living Nativity. Telling of the Christmas story with actors and live animals recreating the scene in Bethlehem. Ancient scriptures will be read and songs will be sung, 3 p.m., Stark Park, River Road, Manchester. Free. ID: 7505794.

Dec. 19: Guided Hike to Red Hill via Teedie Trail, 9 a.m., Squam Lakes Association, 534 US Route 3, Holderness. Free. ID: 7534293.