EVENT DATE : November 15, 6:00PM
Studio at Sooner Theatre, Norman

Enjoy an evening of your favorite romantic songs with dinner catered by Benvenuti's Ristorante. The Norman Philharmonic will present musical theater repertoire, along with romantic selections from classical and contemporary composers. Come out for the dinner, show and an opportunity to support the Norman PHIL! SoonerTheatre.org/Index.Php  

EVENT DATE : November 16, 7:00PM
Rose State College Hudiburg Chevrolet Center, OKC

Moscow Ballet tours the Great Russian Nutcracker across North America with 40 top Russian dancers in each performance of this family Christmas story featuring lavish costumes, Russian puppets and nine hand-painted backdrops. Rose.edu/Content/News-Events/Event-Centers/Rose-State-College-Hudiburg-Chevrolet-Center

EVENT DATE : November 17, 10:00AM
Sooner Mall, Norman

Come spend the day with us at Sooner Mall! Local crafters, vendors, and artists will be set up all weekend.  SoonerMall.com/En.Html

EVENT DATE : Nov. 23-Dec. 31
Citywide, OKC

Schedule a two-hour tour of the city's most spectacular holiday lights via limo, and enjoy a smooth ride past vibrant light displays. VIP Limo's Limo Holiday Lights Tours pick up groups of friends, families and couples to drive them to see stunning winter light scenes set up throughout Oklahoma City.  http://www.VipLimo.net/Limousine-Services/Limo-Holiday-Light-Tours/

EVENT DATE : Nov. 23-Dec. 24
Plaza Theatre, OKC

A spectacular new Oklahoma holiday tradition returns with Lyric Theatre's production of the Charles Dickens classic, "A Christmas Carol." Capture the magic and joy of Christmas as the ghosts of past, present and future lead the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge on a powerful journey of transformation and redemption.  LyricTheatreOkc.com

EVENT DATE : November 24, 1:00PM
Lake Thunderbird State Park, Norman

Meet at the Discovery Cove Nature Center at Lake Thunderbird State Park in Norman for an information session, then tour the park to catch a glimpse of magnificent eagles in their winter home. Reservations are required. Several sites throughout the park will be visited.  321.4633

EVENT DATE : November 29, 6:00PM
Harn Homestead Museum, OKC

Bring the family out for a tour of the Harn Homestead, which will be fully decorated in traditional 1880s Christmas decorations. Enjoy a visit from Santa Claus, take a picture with him and enjoy complimentary treats. There will also be cookie decorating, ornament making and hayrides of the property.  HarnHomestead.com

Oklahoma State Fair Park, OKC

The Oklahoma City Train Show is one of the largest model train shows in the region with operating model train displays, workshops and clinics, vendors, exhibitors and manufacturers from more than a dozen states. Head to this show with the whole family to see railroad memorabilia, toy trails, scale model trains and an assortment of railroad items. OklahomaRailwayMuseum.org/Events/Okc-Train-Show

EVENT DATE : 1, 8 & 15
Orr Family Farm, OKC

Join us at the Orr Family Farm Event Barn to enjoy a pancake breakfast, story time, a Christmas craft and carols with Santa Claus! Make sure to bring your camera for photos with Santa! Admission includes one train ride and carousel ride. Reservations are required and spots for each breakfast are limited. OrrFamilyFarm.com

EVENT DATE : December 1, 9:00AM
Heritage Place, OKC

Named as one of Country Living Magazine and Flea Market Style Magazine's top vintage events in the United Stes, Oklahoma City's own Junk Hippy Roadshow will include more than 200 vendors offering all things handmade, vintage, repurposed and retro. JunkHippy.com

EVENT DATE : December 1, 9:00AM
2401 Chautauqua Ave

Levers, pulleys and inclined planes, oh my! Learn how to make objects move up, down and all around. Bear Scouts will complete requirements to earn the “Make It Move” adventure loop. $12 per scout.

EVENT DATE : December 2, 12:00PM
OKC Farmers Public Market

Come to the historic OKC Farmers Public Market for a holiday retail extravaganza you won't want to miss. 50 hand-selected vendors will be on hand at Sleigh Bells Market with vintage and local handmade goods. Start marking names off your shopping list and take in the festive holiday atmosphere at Sleigh Bells Market in Oklahoma City. Revolve-Productions.com

EVENT DATE : December 2, 6:00PM
OCCC Visual and Performing Arts Center

Shakespeare’s most intense and terrifying tragedy, directed by Rufus Norris (The Threepenny Opera, London Road), will see Rory Kinnear (Young Marx, Othello) and Anne-Marie Duff (Oil, Suffragette) return to the National Theatre to play Macbeth and Lady Macbeth. Pre-recorded at London's West End and rebroadcast in High Definition (HD). National Theatre Live is co-presented by OCCC and CityRep Theatre. Tickets.Occc.edu

EVENT DATE : December 2, 7:00PM
Civic Center Music Hall, OKC

The Canterbury Choral Society's annual Christmas show is a beloved and anticipated holiday tradition in Oklahoma City. Enjoy the award-winning voices of locals with Canterbury Christmas, which will feature a special segment by the children of Canterbury Youth Choruses and the Oklahoma City Philharmonic Orchestra. CanterburyOkc.com

EVENT DATE : December 6, 4:00PM
2401 Chautauqua Ave

Celebrate the holidays and enjoy music, photos with Santa Claus and special discounts in Excavations, the museum store. Complimentary admission.

EVENT DATE : December 6, 8:00PM
2501 N. Blackwelder

This year's Home for the Holidays will be ENTIRELY NEW and more exciting than ever! The American Spirit dancers are back with new dances, new costumes and new surprises! Your holiday spirit will soar as this festive, high-energy dance celebration journeys from tap dancing ski lodges, to Santa’s workshop, to a reverent nativity and beyond! okcu.edu/dance/performance/homeholidays

Various Locations, Norman

Get in the Christmas spirit with a tour of six beautiful homes throughout Norman. These homes will feature breathtaking holiday decorations from traditional to trendy. Enjoy a festive day browsing all six houses to get in the mood for the holiday season. AssistanceLeague.org/Norman/Holiday-Home-Tour

EVENT DATE : 8, 22
Lake Thunderbird State Park, Norman

Meet at the Discovery Cove Nature Center within Lake Thunderbird State Park in Norman for an information session at 1 p.m., then tour the park to catch a glimpse of magnificent eagles in their winter home. Be sure to bring your binoculars and dress appropriately. Each eagle watch is limited to 30 people, so reservations are required. 321.4633

Oklahoma Railway Museum, OKC

Get in the holiday spirit with a festive ride on the Christmas Express. Settle into your railway seat and sip hot chocolate while listening to an exciting reading of Christmas stories. This holiday train ride also features Christmas carols, cookies, a visit with Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus, and goodie bags for kids. OklahomaRailwayMuseum.org

Cox Convention Center, OKC

Elmo teams up with Abby and Justin, embarking on an extraordinary journey where Elmo discovers that you can do anything. SesameStreetLive.com/Tickets

EVENT DATE : December 8, 8:00AM
The Station Recreation Center, Moore

Featuring breakfast, holiday crafts, a candy cane hunt and pictures with Santa Claus. For ages 2 to 6. ActiveCommunities.com/MooreParks/Home

EVENT DATE : December 8, 7:00PM
Central Park Amphitheater, Moore

Pictures with Santa Claus, inflatables, Polar Express Barrel Train, Christmas carolers and holiday fireworks sponsored by local businesses. Fun for the entire family! CityOfMoore.com/Events/Christmas-Spectacular

EVENT DATE : December 9, 8:00AM
Oklahoma State Fair Park, OKC

Created with the engine enthusiast in mind, this expo is jam packed with all things horsepower.  Regardless of whether your passion is race cars, hot rods, tools, motorcycles or ATVs, if it’s got wheels, this is the show for you. RaceShow.net

EVENT DATE : December 11, 7:30PM
Oklahoma City Community College

Jim Brickman's distinctive piano style and captivating live performances have revolutionized the popularity of instrumental music, making him a driving force behind modern American music. Occc.edu/Pas

EVENT DATE : December 13, 6:00PM
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, Norman

Celebrate our new holiday tradition as model trains take over the museum for the last half of December! The opening night includes art activities, banjo lessons, a cookie and hot cocoa bar, and performances from the OU School of Dance. This family-friendly event starts at 6 p.m., and a train-lighting ceremony starts at 7 p.m. Don’t miss it! Ou.edu/Fjjma/Exhibitions1/Ticket-To-Ride

EVENT DATE : 14-23
Civic Center Music Hall, OKC

Share the magic of the season with Oklahoma City's most endearing holiday tradition, "The Nutcracker." Glowing with holiday cheer, this classic ballet has enthralled for generations. With Robert Mills' traditional staging and Tchaikovsky's familiar score played by the Oklahoma City Philharmonic, "The Nutcracker" is a masterpiece not to be missed. OkcCivicCenter.com/Event-Calendar

EVENT DATE : December 31, 7:00AM
Downtown, OKC

Opening Night is a New Year's Eve celebration with music, dancing, theater and fireworks. Since 1987, Opening Night has been the way to ring in the New Year in downtown Oklahoma City. All performances take place in a safe, family-friendly environment in venues around the downtown area. ArtsCouncilOkc.com/Opening-Night

EVENT DATE : December 31, 8:00PM
Riverwind Casino, Norman

Start 2019 off right with your best party outfit, and fill this Norman casino with your best dance moves. Hit the dance floor to celebrate the occasion, and belt out your favorite hits spun by the DJ and Time Machine band. Grab a glass of champagne to wash down all the free late-night breakfast food at this holiday party. Riverwind.com/Event/The-Carnival-At-Midnight-Nye-Party