Wizard of Oz

When: Through January. Where: Neptune Theatre’s Fountain Hall

Neptune Theatre is following the yellow brick road with the musical version the story. Visit

The Nutcracker

When: Friday, 7:30 p.m., Saturday, 2 and 7:30 p.m.

Where: Rebecca Cohn Auditorium

Symphony Nova Scotia presents the popular show that weaves its magic with dramatic narrative dance. For tickets and show times, visit

Halifax Mooseheads

When: Saturday, 7 p.m.

Where: Halifax Metro Centre

Patrick Roy leads his Quebec Remparts into town to face Bobby Smith’s Halifax Mooseheads. Adult tickets cost $15.75.

Sons of Maxwell Christmas Concert

When: Friday, 8 p.m.

Where: The Schooner Room, Casino Nova Scotia

Dave Carroll leads his group for a performance featuring band favourites, Christmas classics and new material. Tickets are $25.

All I Want for Christmas Is You

When: Through Dec. 19

Where: Alderney Landing Theatre

Presented by Halifax’s Lonely Hearts Club, this event is designed to help singles find love. Tickets are $43, plus tax. Phone 461-8401.

Festival of Lights

When: Saturday, 1 to 3:30 p.m.

Where: Dartmouth North Community Centre

Drop in and learn more about Christmas, Kwanzaa, Hanukkah and other cultural celebrations.