Friday-Sunday, Dec. 29-31
Catch "A Christmas Story: The Musical" at the Long Center
From the songwriting team behind the Tony Award-winning musical “Dear Evan Hansen” and the Academy Award-winning film “ La La Land”, "A Christmas Story: The Musical" brings the classic 1983 movie to life on stage. $26-$86
Times vary. The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Drive, Austin. 512-474-5664. www.thelongcenter.org
Saturday, Dec. 30
Take a tour of the Sustainable Food Center
Guests are invited for a one-hour tour of the four-star green-energy Sustainable Food Center's office and community space. The tour will take visitors through the facility and gardens while sharing stories of the work done on the local food system and providing access to healthy, affordable food for families in Central Texas. Light lunch served. Space is limited. Free.
Noon-1 p.m. Sustainable Food Center, 2921 E. 17th St., Bldg. C, Austin. 512-236-0074. www.sustainablefoodcenter.org
Sunday, Dec. 31
Celebrate New Year's Eve at noon
Ring in the New Year at The Hive with festive drinks, snacks and more. The kid-friendly event will feature a noon countdown. Free.
11 a.m.-1 p.m. The Hive, 10415 Old Manchaca Road, Austin. 512-366-8120. www.hiveaustin.com
Ring in the New Year at St. Elmo Brewing Company
DJ The Mood will be spinning throughout the night with an additional live performance by local funk band Foot Patrol. Soursop will provide a special holiday menu. A toast featuring St. Elmo’s Carl Kosch will take place at midnight. $30.
8 p.m. St. Elmo Brewing Company, 440 E. St. Elmo Road, Austin. 737-300-1965. www.stelmobrewing.com