Dec. 5

Santa Trolley Ride will be held will be held at 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 5 at Gwinnett Historic Court House, 185 W. Crogan St., Lawrenceville. For more information, call 770-822-5450.

The Loganville Woman’s Club will host a Christmas Tour of Homes from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. Dec. 5. For more information, call 770-490-3746.

Peachtree Christian Church presents the Christmas portion of Handel’s Messiah at 11 a.m. Dec. 5 at 1580 Peachtree St. in Atlanta. For more information, call 404-876-5535.

Duluth First United Methodist Church will host “The Living Christmas Story” from 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 5 at 3208 Duluth Highway 120, Duluth. For more information, 770-476-3776.

New Beginning Baptist Church will be holding Southern gospel singing at 6 p.m. Dec. 5 located at 4403 Winder Hwy in Flowery Branch. For more information, call 770-597-7742.

Dec. 9

The Brookwood Performing Arts presents “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” at 7 p.m. Dec. 9 at Brookwood High School, 1255 Dogwood Road in Snellville.

Annual Christmas Tea will be held form 2 to 4 p.m. Dec. 9 at Prime Timers Pointe at George Pierce Park, 55 Buford Highway, Suwanee. For more information, call 770-831-4173.

Southeastern Railway Museum will be holding Second Thursday Preschool Program from 10:30 a.m. to noon Dec. 9 located at 3595 Buford Highway in Duluth. For more information, e-mail education@southeasternrailwaymuseum.org or call Beth Kovach at 770-495-0253, ext. 2.

Dec. 10

Suwanee Town Center Park will host Christmas in the Park at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 10 to 12 at 370 Buford Highway in Suwanee. For more information, visit www.suwanee.com/whatsnew.events.php or call 770-945-1524.

Freedom Christian Ministry will be presenting “Another Christmas” at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 10 located at 420 Grayson Hwy in Lawrenceville. For more information, call 678-376-1983.

Dec. 11

The Brookwood Performing Arts presents “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” at 7 p.m. Dec. 11 at Brookwood High School, 1255 Dogwood Road in Snellville.

The Lawrenceville Female Seminary will host Snowflake Tea at noon to 1:30 p.m. and 2 to 3:30 p.m. Dec. 11 at 455 S. Perry St., Lawrenceville. For more information, call 770-822-5178.

Breakfast with Santa will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. Dec. 11 at Gwinnett Historic Court House, 185 W. Crogan St., Lawrenceville. For more information, call 770-822-5450.

Elf Workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Dec. 11 at Mountain Park Activity Building, 5050 Five Forks Trickum Road, Lilburn. For more information, call 770-564-4680.

Stone Mountain Woman’s Club will be hosting a Christmas Home Tour from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 11 at 5513 E. Mountain of Stone Mountain. For more information, call 770-978-7790 or e-mail paperdol@bellsouth.net.

Mill Creek High School Key Club will hold a 5K Reindeer Run on Dec. 11 at Mill Creek High School. For more information, call 678-862-4611.

Faith Community Church will be holding “Photos with Santa” from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Dec.11 located at 800 Grayson Parkway in Grayson. For more information, call 770-995-7020.

Perimeter Church will be holding a program “Gloria” at 7 p.m. Dec. 11 located at 9500 Medlock Bridge Road In Johns Creek. For more information, visit www.perimeter.org/christmas.

Dec. 12

Faith Community Church will be presenting “Night of Alleluias” at 11 a.m. Dec.12 located at 800 Grayson Parkway in Grayson. For more information, call 770-995-7020.

Perimeter Church will be holding a program “Gloria” from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Dec. 12 located at 9500 Medlock Bridge Road In Johns Creek. For more information, visit www.perimeter.org/christmas.

Dec. 14

Dancing with the Sugar Plum Fairy will be held from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Dec. 14 at Bogan Park Community Recreation Center, 2723 N. Bogan Road, Buford. For more information, call 770-614-2060.

BRRRR! Bingo will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 14 at Lucky Shoals Park Community Recreation Center, 4651 Britt Road, Norcross. For more information, call 770-723-9516.

Dec. 17

Tinsel Town Teen Bash will be held from 7 to 11 p.m. Dec. 17 at George Pierce Park Community Recreation Center, 55 Buford Highway, Suwanee. For more information, call 770-831-4173.

Dec. 18

Holiday Window Painting Contest will be held Dec. 18 at Lucky Shoals Park Community Recreation Center, 4651 Britt Road, Norcross. For more information, call 770-723-9516.

Dancing with the Sugar Plum Fairy will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 18 at Rhodes Joradn Park Community Recreation Center, 100 East Crogan St., Lawrenceville. For more information call 770-822-5414.

Freedom Christian Ministry and the U.S. Marine Corp will be holding Toys for Tots from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 18 located at 420 Grayson Hwy in Lawrenceville. For registration and information, call 678-376-1983.

Dec. 20

3 on 3 Holiday Hoopla will be held from noon to 9 p.m. Dec. 20 at Lucky Shoals Park Community Recreation Center, 4651 Britt Road, Norcross. For more information call 770-723-9516.

Prospect United Methodist Church will be holding a LIVE NATIVITY at 6 p.m., 6:40 p.m., and 7:20 p.m. Dec.20 located at 1549 Prospect Road in Lawrenceville. For more information, call 770-963-5961.

Dec. 21

Vision 2 Hear Ministries will be holding a Christmas Concert at 7 p.m. Dec. 21 located at Bethany Baptist Church, 2306 Bethany Church Road in Snellville. For more information, email v2hsupport@comcast.net or call 704-472-5339.

Dec. 22

3 on 3 Holiday Hoopla will be held from noon to 9 p.m. Dec. 22 at Lucky Shoals Park Community Recreation Center, 4651 Britt Road, Norcross. For more information call 770-723-9516.

Dec. 23

Angels Alive will be holding a Christmas Dinner Dec. 23 located at First United Methodist Church, 395 West Crogan Street in Lawrenceville. For more information, visit www.angelsalive.org.

Ongoing

November

Craig and Kathleen Gill will be hosting the Hoschton Holiday Market from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 12, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Nov. 13, and from noon until 4 p.m. Nov. 14. It will be located at the Depot, Hwy. 53 in downtown Hoschton. For more information, visit www.HolidayMkt.com or www.GillGlass.com.

December

New London Theatre will be presenting “A Christmas Carol” from Dec. 3 until Dec. 19 located tat 2485 Main Street East in Snellville. For more information visit www.NewLondonTheatre.org or call 770-559-1484.

Theatrical Outfit will be holding A Christmas Memory from Dec. 15 until Dec. 23 at The Balzer Theater, 84 Luckie St. N.W. in Atlanta. For more information, visit www.theatricaloutfit.org or call 678-528-1500.

McKendree United Methodist Church will be holding “Walk Thru Bethlehem” from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. from Dec. 10 until Dec. 12 located at 1570 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road in Lawrenceville. For more information, visit www.mckendreeumc.org or call 770-339-9801.

New Dawn Theater Company will be presenting “A Candle in the Window” at 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays and at 2 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. It will be located on 3087 Main Street in Duluth. For tickets and more information, visit www.newdawntheatercompany.com or call 678-887-5015.

Angels Alive will be holding Christmas Dinner preparations until Dec. 18 located at First United Methodist Church, 395 West Crogan Street in Lawrenceville. For more information, visit www.angelsalive.org.

Southeastern Railway Museum will be holding Breakfast with Santa from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Dec. 4, 11, and 18 at 3595 Buford Hwy in Duluth. For tickets and more information, visit www.ticketriver.com or call 770-476-2013.

Southeastern Railway Museum will be holding Lunch with Santa from noon to 2:30 p.m. Dec. 4, 11, and 18 at 3595 Buford Hwy in Duluth. For tickets and more information, visit www.ticketriver.com or call 770-476-2013.

Southeastern Railway Museum will be holding Polar Express Experience from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Dec. 4, 11, and 18 at 3595 Buford Hwy in Duluth. For tickets and more information, visit www.ticketriver.com or call 770-476-2013.

South Hall’s Community Theater will present “A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play” at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 10, 11, 17, and 18, and at 3 p.m. Dec. 12. It will be located at Springs Church, 6553 Spout Springs Road in Flowery Branch. For tickets and more information, visit www.FifthRowCenter.com or call 678-357-7359.

The Quinn House in Lawrenceville will hold registration for their Annual Christmas Gift Program starting Sept. 20 and will last until Oct. 15, 120 South Perry St. in Lawrenceville. For more information, call 770-317-5026.

“Who Broke Christmas?” a kids’ dinner theater event, will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 9-11 and 16-18 and 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 11 and 18 at various park facilities throughout the county. The event will include a kid-friendly buffet dinner and an interactive holiday mystery. Tickets are $15 and the event is for children ages 3 and older. Registration is required. For more information, call 770-814-4914 or 770-417-2200. For a list of which park facilities will host the event on specific dates, visit www.gwinnettparks.com and click “Happenings” in the left side menu.

Wreath Decorating Contest will be held from Nov. 29 to Dec. 1 at Bogan Park Recreation Community Center, 2723 North Bogan Road, Buford. For more information and to register call 770-614-2060.

The Grayson Arts and History Center will host the Parade of Trees Dec. 2 to Dec. 11 from noon to 8 p.m. at the Senior Center, 485 Grayson Parkway, Grayson. For more information call 678-985-7775.

Holiday in the Square will be held from Dec. 10 to 12 and Dec. 17 to 19 from 5 to 8 p.m. and Dec. 20 to 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Gwinnett Historic Courthouse, 185 West Crogan St., Lawrenceville.

Split Sil Theater will present “The Trial of Ebenezer Scrooge” from Dec. 11 to Dec. 19 at 2:30 and 7 p.m. at 307 Main Street, Loganville. For more information, visit www.splitsilktheatre.org.

Fifth Row Center will present “It’s a Wonderful Life: Live Radio Play” every Friday and Saturday from Dec. 10 to Dec. 18, times vary, at 6553 Spout Springs Road, Flowery Branch. For more information, call 678-357-7359.