Submitted photo
 Cast members in Aurora Theatre’s “Christmas Canteen 2009” pose for a holiday picture. 

Submitted photo Cast members in Aurora Theatre’s “Christmas Canteen 2009” pose for a holiday picture. 

Friday

The Aurora Theatre will host Funny Fridays at 7:15 p.m. Friday. The theater is at 128 E. Pike St. in Lawrenceville. Admission is $15. For more information, call 678-226-6222 or visit www.auroratheatre.com.

Christmas in the Park will be held from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday at Town Center Park in Suwanee. The event is free. For more information, call 770-945-1524 or visit www.suwanee.com.

Gwinnett Young Singers will present "Christmas by Candlelight" at 7 p.m. Friday at Buford United Methodist Church, 285 E. Main St. in Buford. The event is free to attend. For more information, call 770-945-7438 or visit www.gwinnettyoungsingers.com.

Saturday

The Aurora Theatre's Children's Playhouse will host "Alice in Wonderland" performed by Georgia Shakespeare at 10 and 11 a.m. Saturday. The theater is located at 128 E. Pike St. in Lawrenceville. Admission is $10. For more information, call 678-226-6222 or visit www.auroratheatre.com.

Francis Mooney and Fontanna Sunset will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday at Everett Brothers Music Barn off Stonecypher Road in Suwanee. Admission is by a $10 suggested donation. For more information, call 770-945-9098 or visit www.everettbrothers.com.

106 West will present the 106 West Community Christmas Show at 7 p.m. Saturday. The theater is located at 106 W. Athens St. in Winder. Admission is free. For more information, call 770-868-1977 or visit www.106west.com.

Dec. 19

The Aurora Theatre's Children's Playhouse will present "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" performed by the Picadilly Puppets at 10 and 11 a.m. Dec. 19. The theater is located at 128 E. Pike St. in Lawrenceville. Admission is $10. For more information, call 678-226-6222 or visit www.auroratheatre.com.

Dec. 26

Snow Mountain will open Dec. 26 at Stone Mountain Park. The snow park attraction will be open weekends through March 7. Tickets are $40 from Dec. 26 through 30 and $25 Dec. 31 through March 7. For more information, call 770-498-5690 or visit www.snowmountainpark.com.

Ongoing events

Tannery Row Artist Colony holds free sessions for artists to share their knowledge at 11 a.m. every Thursday through Dec. 18 at 554 W. Main St., Building C, in Buford. For more information, call 770-904-0572 or visit www.tanneryrowartistcolony.com.

The Aurora Theatre will present "Christmas Canteen 2009" at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and at 2:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays at the Aurora Theatre, 128 E. Pike St. in Lawrenceville. Additional Wednesday performances will be held at 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. Dec. 16. Tickets are $14 to $30. For more information, call 678-226-6222 or visit www.auroratheatre.com.

New Dawn Theater will present "Miracle on 34th Street" at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 20 at 3087 Main St. in Duluth. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and $10 for students. For more information, call 678-887-5015 or visit www.newdawntheatercompany.com.

New London Theatre will present "A Christmas Carol" at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2:30 p.m. (with a smaller cast) Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 20. The theater is at 2485 E. Main St. in Snellville. Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door and $8 for children and students. For more information, call 770-559-1484 or visit www.newlondontheatre.org.