1 EVENT TO MARK ON YOUR CALENDAR
First Light Racing presents Run Your Resolution on Dec. 31 and Jan. 1 at the Millican Reserve. Participants can run out the old and come back the next day to run in the new. A 5K, 15K, 30K and 60K trail run is available. For more information, visit racefirstlight.com/races/runyourresolution/.
Breakfast with Santa, 9 to 11 a.m. Neal Recreation Center. The free event will have activities and pictures with Santa. bryantx.gov.
Holiday event, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Larry J. Ringer Library. Enjoy treats, listen to holiday music by DJ David, bring gifts to wrap, make holiday cards and create simple crafts using our supplies. bcslibrary.org/events/.
Wreaths Across America wreath-laying ceremony, 11 a.m. Honoring local, fallen veterans at the Aggie Field of Honor, College Station, Bryan City and Oakwood Cemeteries. www.wreathsacrossamerica.org or call 757-478-4747.
Breakfast with Santa, 8 a.m. to noon. Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center. Guests can enjoy breakfast, cookie decorating and face painting with Santa and his elves. Admission is $24.95 for adults, $12.95 for children 4 to 11 and free for children 3 and younger. bit.ly/aggiehotelholidays.
Home for the Holidays, noon to 7 p.m. Downtown Navasota. The free, family-friendly event is followed by a Christmas Parade at 6 p.m. and a Christmas Tree Lighting beginning immediately following the parade. www.facebook.com/navasotatx/.
Anderson Holiday Fest, 2 to 10 p.m. Grimes County Courthouse. Features a music lineup including Johnny Lee, Rick Trevino, Jason Cassidy, Bri Bagwell, The Common Ground and Trey Brandt. For more information, visit andersonfest.com.
Ballet Brazos presents its eighth annual production of The Nutcracker, 2 and 6:30 p.m. Rudder Theatre. The performances feature principal dancers from the New York City Ballet in the roles of Sugar Plum Fairy and her Cavalier. The primary cast consists of dancers from the Brazos Valley and Central Texas. Tickets range from $15 to $30. boxoffice.tamu.edu.
Elf on Ice: Seeking the Spirit of Christmas, 2 p.m. Spirit Ice Arena. All ticket holders are invited to skate with Santa and cast after the show. spiriticearena.com.
A Kyle House Christmas, 3 to 7 p.m. The Kyle House, 800 S. Bryan Ave. Features a chance to meet Santa and Mrs. Claus, make snow globes, do crafts and enjoy food and drinks. Admission is free.
Age of Elegance: Black & White Gala, 6:30 p.m. Lincoln Recreation Center. Ages 55 and older are invited to enjoy fashion and fellowship while enjoying music, entertainment, light refreshments and door prizes. Admission is free. cstx.gov/seniors.
Christmas Cellar Tours, 6:30 p.m. Messina Hof Winery & Resort. Guests can enjoy a tour of the estate while learning of the history of the winery and sipping on warm mulled wine. $28. messinahof.com.
Christmas in the Park, 6 to 9 p.m. Stephen C. Beachy Central Park. Enjoy old-fashioned hayrides, cookies and hot cocoa, live entertainment, a petting zoo, inflatables, real snow slides, photos with Santa and more. Admission is free. cstx.gov/Christmas.
Live Nativity, 6 to 8 p.m. Bethel Lutheran Church, 4221 Boonville Road. Featuring a photo op, a petting zoo, refreshments and music. The church invites guests to donate to the canned food drive for Brazos Church Pantry. www.blcbcs.org.
Frozen Jr., 2 and 7 p.m. The Theatre Company. $20. theatrecompany.com.
A Christmas Story, 7:30 p.m. Unity Theatre in Brenham. Prices range from $19 to $27. unitybrenham.org.
A Charlie Brown Christmas, 7 p.m. Navasota Theatre Alliance. Tickets range from $7 to $14. navasotatheatre.org.