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The Enchanted Christmas Tour of Lights opened November 25 and runs through December 30, 2016 at the Prescott Gateway Mall.(Les Stukenberg/The Daily Courier)
Photo by Les Stukenberg.

The Enchanted Christmas Tour of Lights opened November 25 and runs through December 30, 2016 at the Prescott Gateway Mall.(Les Stukenberg/The Daily Courier)

Ongoing

Wildlights, 6 to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday nights through Dec. 31 at Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary. The park will be filled with thousands of lights, festive decorations and music. Light concessions, coffee and cocoa available for purchase in the gift shop. $4 members, $6 nonmembers. 928-778-4242, ext. 16.

World’s Largest Gingerbread Village, Prescott Resort & Conference Center, 1500 Highway 69. Participants from all over the city and state create decorative gingerbread houses. Display up through Jan. 2. Other special events: pictures with Santa from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26; and cookie decorating Saturdays, Dec. 3, 10 and 17.

Enchanted Christmas Tour of Lights returns to the Gateway Mall, Suite 302 - Nov. 25 through Dec. 30. Enchanted Christmas is an indoor tour of lights. Experience the magic of Christmas in warmth as you journey through 22 different themed rooms adorned with over one-half million lights, complete with a large Department 56 Village Display and model trains by Point of Rocks Model Railroad Club. Please note hours do vary by the day: Monday through Thursday, 3 to 8 p.m.; Fridays, 3 to 9 p.m.; Saturdays, noon to 9 p.m.; and Sundays, noon to 6 p.m. $4 donation with a canned food or toy for Yavapai Food Bank. Children 5 and younger get in free. www.enchantedchristmasAZ.com.

Valley of Lights, open nightly through Dec. 30 in Fain Park, Prescott Valley. (Follow the signs from Highway 69.)

Weekend of Dec. 9-11

Prescott Center for the Arts’ Stage Too presents “On Golden Pond,” 2 p.m. at Stage Too, 208 N. Marina St. Ethel and Norman Thayer are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the 48th year. $17. (Sat & Sun)

“A Christmas Carol,” 2 p.m. at Prescott Center for the Arts. PCA presents a delightful and faithful rendition of the Dickens classic. Tickets $18; youth $12. (Sat & Sun)

Friday, Dec. 9

Acker Musical Showcase, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in downtown Prescott. Acker Night has become a highlight of Arizona’s Christmas City events. More than 100 musicians performing all around downtown area shops. Acker Night is the primary fundraiser for art and music scholarships for local youth.

Saturday, Dec. 10

YMCA Nutcracker and Holly Jolly Christmas Dance Recital, 4 p.m. at the Prescott High School Ruth Street Theater, 1050 Ruth St. Prescott YMCA’s dance department presents its winter dance recital, with ballet students performing the classic Nutcracker Ballet and dance students in Holly Jolly Christmas. Tickets $15 at the door. 928-445-7221.

“Blue Christmas – a Rock n Roll Holiday Extravaganza,” 7 p.m. at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St., Prescott. $22 - $25. 928-777-1370; www.prescottelkstheater.com.

7th annual Holiday Round Up with Gail Steiger, Nancy Elliott, Generation, and Garrick Rawlings at 2 p.m. at the Prescott Center For the Arts. Tickets and Box Office: 928-445-3286. Presented by PCA and The Folk Sessions.

Prescott Celtic Concert Series presents Gerry O’Beirne in concert at 7 p.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Ave. Tickets: $20 ($10 for college students). The PCCS is a non-profit series (13 years) that brings only the best quality performers from Scotland, Ireland and Nova Scotia to perform in Prescott.

Sunday, Dec. 11

Prescott Pops: “Holiday Treasures,” 3 p.m. All seats $25; youth price $5. 928-776-2000.

“Esteban – Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” 3 p.m. at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St., Prescott. $25 - $50. 928-777-1370; www.prescottelkstheater.com.

Thursday, Dec. 15

“It’s a Wonderful Life – The Musical,” at 7 p.m. at Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Tickets: $20-$30. Info: www.YCPAC.com or 928-776-2000.

Prescott Center for the Arts’ Stage Too presents “On Golden Pond,” 7:30 p.m. at Stage Too, 208 N. Marina St. Ethel and Norman Thayer are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the 48th year. $17. 928-445-3286.

“A Christmas Carol,” 7:30 p.m. at Prescott Center for the Arts. PCA presents a delightful and faithful rendition of the Dickens classic. Tickets $22; youth $12. 928-445-3286.

Friday, Dec. 16

“It’s a Wonderful Life – The Musical,” at 7 p.m. at Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Tickets: $20-$30. Info: www.YCPAC.com or 928-776-2000.

Prescott Center for the Arts’ Stage Too presents “On Golden Pond,” 7:30 p.m. at Stage Too, 208 N. Marina St. Ethel and Norman Thayer are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the 48th year. $17. 928-445-3286.

“A Christmas Carol,” 7:30 p.m. at Prescott Center for the Arts. PCA presents a delightful and faithful rendition of the Dickens classic. Tickets $22; youth $12. 928-445-3286.

Saturday, Dec. 17

Wreaths Across America Remembrance Ceremony, 10 a.m. at Prescott National Cemetery. Free ceremony to remember the fallen, honor those who have served and their families, and teach the younger generation about the costs of freedom. After the ceremony, everyone in attendance is welcome to help honorably place sponsored wreaths on veterans’ markers. Darren, PNCWAA@gmail.com.

Last-Minute Non-Profit Stocking-Stuffer Bazaar, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Prescott Activity Center, 824 E. Gurley St. More than 50 nonprofit vendors. Free admission. www.stocking-stuffer-bazaar.com; 928-778-3747.

“Light Up the Season,” 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the sculpture garden behind Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. in Prescott. Enjoy cookies, carols and luminaria. Free and open to the public.

“It’s a Wonderful Life – The Musical,” at 7 p.m. at Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Tickets: $20-$30. Info: www.YCPAC.com or 928-776-2000.

“Have Yourself a Jazzy Little Christmas,” 7 p.m. at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St., Prescott. $22 - $25. 928-777-1370; www.prescottelkstheater.com.

Prescott Center for the Arts’ Stage Too presents “On Golden Pond,” 7:30 p.m. at Stage Too, 208 N. Marina St. Ethel and Norman Thayer are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the 48th year. $17. 928-445-3286.

“A Christmas Carol,” 2 and 7:30 p.m. at Prescott Center for the Arts. PCA presents a delightful and faithful rendition of the Dickens classic. Tickets $22; youth $12. 928-445-3286.

Sunday, Dec. 18

“It’s a Wonderful Life – The Musical,” at 3 p.m. at Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Tickets: $20-$30. Info: www.YCPAC.com or 928-776-2000.

Prescott Center for the Arts’ Stage Too presents “On Golden Pond,” 2 p.m. at Stage Too, 208 N. Marina St. Ethel and Norman Thayer are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the 48th year. $17. 928-445-3286.

“A Christmas Carol,” 2 p.m. at Prescott Center for the Arts. PCA presents a delightful and faithful rendition of the Dickens classic. Tickets $18; youth $12. 928-445-3286.

Thursday, Dec. 22

“Steve Annibale’s Old-Fashioned Christmas Show,” 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Palace Restaurant and Saloon Dinner Theater, 120 S. Montezuma St., Prescott. The Steve Annibale Quartet performs holiday favorites. Tickets $32. 928-542-1996; www.historicpalace.com.

Sunday, Dec. 25

“Don’t Spend Christmas Alone – St. Luke’s Gift to the Community,” St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 2000 Shepherd’s Lane, Prescott. A free event offering a full Christmas dinner and fellowship for everyone in the quad-city area who may be alone or feel alone on Christmas Day. 928-778-4499.

Saturday, Dec. 31

Whiskey Row New Year’s Eve Boot Drop, 6 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. New Year’s Day 2017, downtown Prescott. Historic Whiskey Row rings in the new year with the sixth annual boot drop. Fireworks, live music, giveaways, food vendors and the dropping of a 6-foot, lighted cowboy boot from the Palace building’s flagpole at 10 p.m. and midnight Free. 928-848-4182; www.bootdrop.com

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