Orchestra concert and a basketball game: 5 things to do in Cedar Park and Leander this weekend, Dec. 15-17

Winterfest Cookies With Santa takes place Friday.

Winterfest Cookies With Santa takes place Friday.

Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out these 5 events in Leander and Cedar Park.


FRIDAY
1. Families dine on cookies with Santa
Bagdad Elementary PTA presents Winterfest Cookies With Santa, an event with games, crafts, concessions and cookies with Santa Claus. The event is open to the public.

6-8 p.m. Free. Bagdad Elementary School, 800 Deercreek Lane, Leander. http://bagdad.my-pta.org






2. Williamson County Symphony Orchestra performs in Cedar Park
St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church hosts an evening of Christmas music.

7:30 p.m. Free. St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, 1101 W. New Hope Drive, Cedar Park. www.wilcosymphony.org





SATURDAY
3. Texas Farmers’ Market held at Lakeline Mall
The market includes 110 vendors and collects compost scraps for the Lakeline Backyard Community Composting initiative.

9 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. 11200 Lakeline Mall Blvd., Cedar Park. 512-363-5700. www.texasfarmersmarket.org






4. Painting party themed ‘Harry Potter’
Fans can paint "Harry Potter"-themed 16-by-20-inch art pieces during a two-hour class.

Noon-2 p.m. $35. Painting with a Twist Cedar Park, 12129 RM 620 N., Ste. 401, Austin. 512-774-6488. www.facebook.com/worthwichschool





SUNDAY
5. Austin Spurs face Canton Charge
The Austin Spurs basketball team takes on the Canton Charge.

2 p.m. $6-$45. H-E-B Center at Cedar Park, 2100 Avenue of the Stars, Cedar Park. 512-600-5000. www.hebcenter.com


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