Holiday Pottery Sale, Downtown Pottery Studio, 110 1/2 E Boulder St. Fri., Dec. 5, 5-8 p.m. and Sat., Dec. 6,10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Ten percent of the proceeds go to the American Cancer Society.
Holiday Serendipity Concert, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 4125 Constitution Ave. Free. Concert by the Pikes Peak Flute Choir. Sun., Dec. 7, 2 p.m. For more, call 266-1571.
San Diego Ballet's Nutcracker, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $20.50. Fri., Nov. 28-Sun., Nov. 30. For more information, call 520-SHOW. Tickets at Ticketmaster, www.ticketmaster.com or 520-9090.
Miramont Castle Victorian Christmas, Miramont Castle, 9 Capitol Hill Ave., Manitou Springs. Fri., Nov. 28, Sat. and Sun. through Dec., 11 a.m.-4 p.m. For more, call 685-1011.
Pikes Peak Hospice Trees of Life Tree-Lighting Ceremony, Pioneers Museum, 217 S Tejon. Free. Donations of $20 or more add a light in honor of a loved one. Sat., Nov. 29, 5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. Free. For more, call 633-3400.
A Cripple Creek Christmas Carol, Butte Opera House, 139 E Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek. $7-$11. Nov. 29-Dec. 24. Fri., 8 p.m., Sat., 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., Sun., 2 p.m. Nov. 27-Nov. 29, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. For reservations, call 719/338-7674.
Woodland Park Christmas Parade, downtown Woodland Park. This year's theme is The Wonderful World of Dr. Seuss. Sat., Dec. 6, 6-7 p.m. Santa will be present and taking requests following the parade. Call 687-6670 for more.
Home for the Holidays Children's Chorale concert, Pikes Peak Center, 130 S. Cascade Ave. $10-$14. Special guests alumni choir. Sun., Dec. 7, 3 p.m. For more, call 633-3562.
Pikes Peak Flute Choir concert, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 4125 Constitution Ave. Free. Holiday Serendipity, a fun, lighthearted family concert. Sun., Dec. 7, 2:00 p.m. For more, call 266-1571.
Woodland Park Community Band Christmas Concert, Ute Pass Cultural Center, 210 E. Midland, Woodland Park. Free (donations welcome). Traditional and non-traditional music. Mon., Dec. 8, 8-9:15 p.m. For more, call 719-687-2210.
The Glory of Christmas, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave. The annual Chancel Choir and Orchestra Concert featuring Handel's Messiah. Sun., Dec. 7, 5 p.m.
Da Vinci Quartet Holiday Concert, Shove Chapel, 1010 N. Nevada ave. Free. Program includes Haydn and others. Thurs., Dec. 11, 7:30 p.m.
Colorado Springs Chorale: Deck the Hall, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Colorado Springs Philharmonic and Colorado Springs Chorale. $10.50-$23.50. Fri, Dec 12, 7:30 p.m. Tickets at Ticketmaster, www.ticketmaster.com or 520-9090.
Soli Deo Gloria concert, First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave. Free. Featuring John Leavitt's Missa Festiva and Robert Millett's Five Christmas Carols, as well as choral music. Sat., Dec. 13, 3-7 p.m. For more, call 574-6417.
Many Lights of Christmas Drive-Thru, Springs First Church of the Nazarene, 4120 E. Fountain Blvd. Over 200,000 lights. Dec. 11-14 and Dec. 18-21, 6:30-9 p.m.
Holiday Victorian Bed and Breakfast Tour, various area B & Bs. $10-$12. Sponsored by the Old Colorado City Historical Society. Sun., Dec. 7 and Dec. 14, 2-6 p.m. For more, call 471-3980.
Woodland Park Community Singers Christmas Concert, Faith Lutheran Church, 1310 Evergreen Heights Drive. Free. A selection of classical and traditional Christmas music, including selections from Vivaldi's Magnificat. Sat., Dec. 13, 7:30-9 p.m. For more, call 686-8860.
The Nutcracker Ballet, Wasson High School Auditorium, 2115 Afton Way. $15. Performed by the International Ballet School. Sat., Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m. For more, call 481-6791.
Sounds of the Season, Benet Hill Center, 2577 N. Chelton Rd. $4-$6. Featuring the Pikes Peak Philharmonic performing Christmas and winter selections. Sun., Dec. 14, 3 p.m. For more, call 475-8869.
Pikes Peak Philharmonic Christmas Concert, Benet Hill Auditorium, 2577 N. Chelton Rd. $4-$6. Sun., Dec. 14, 3 p.m. For more, call 442-6853.
A Prelude to Christmas concert, Grace Episcopal Church, 631 N. Tejon St. Free. The Da Vinci Quartet will play solo quartet works, Boccherini's "Gloria" and Schubert's "Magnificat" with the Taylor Memorial Choir Sun., Dec 14, 4 p.m.
The Harlem Nutcracker and Rejoice, City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa St. $8-$10. The Harlem Nutcracker, arranged by Duke Ellington and a variety of inspirational music will be the backdrop for innovative dance performance by Attitudes Ballet Theatre Company. Sun., Dec. 14, 7-9 p.m. For more, call 473-1770.
Woodland Park Community Singers Messiah Concert, Faith Lutheran Church, 1310 Evergreen Heights Drive, Woodland Park. Free. The concert includes choral and solo selections and audience participation is welcome. Fri., Dec. 19, 7:30-9 p.m. For more, call 686-8860.
A Classical Christmas, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Colorado Springs Philharmonic and Colorado Springs Chorale. $16.50-$31.50. Sat., Dec. 20, 8 p.m.; Sun., Dec. 21, 2:30 p.m. Tickets at Ticketmaster, www.ticketmaster.com or 520-9090.
The Puppet Maker: A Story of Christmas, Mt. St. Francis Auditorium, 7665 Assisi Heights. $10. A play and performance by marionette artist David Simpich. Fri. and Sat. at 7 p.m., Sun. and Dec. 22-24 at 5 p.m. Nov. 28-Dec. 28. For more, call 636-3272.