Here is a list of some ongoing and upcoming events taking place in and around Richardson over the next few weeks.

Nov. 25-Dec. 18: See more of Scrooge

Taking place a year after Ebeneezer Scrooge was visited by three spirits, the original play “The Trial of Ebeneezer Scrooge” written by the Core Theatre founder Mark Brown is a sequel to “A Christmas Carol.” In the play, Scrooge has reverted to his old ways and is suing Jacob Marley. Showtimes vary. $10-$25. The Core Theatre, 518 W. Arapaho Road, Richardson.

Nov. 29, Dec. 6, 13, 20: Compete in trivia

Trivia Tuesday at Guitars and Growlers takes place each week in Richardson. Using one smart device, teams work to answer a variety of trivia questions. Guitars and Growlers is a craft beer taphouse and restaurant that also sells handmade guitars. 7-9 p.m. Free. Guitars and Growlers, 581 W. Campbell Road, Ste. 101, Richardson. 469-904-5165.

December 1-2, 4: Enjoy ‘A Blue Suede Christmas’

Dallas-based men’s chorus Vocal Majority’s Christmas show promises to transport attendees to Las Vegas, the entertainment capital of the world. The show’s first act features performances that invoke Las Vegas icons, including a sighting of “Elfis Presley,” according to the show description. The second act changes the mood with a selection of Christmas songs designed to put attendees in the holiday spirit. 2 p.m. (Dec. 4), 7:30 p.m. (Dec. 1-2, 4). $22-$72. Eisemann Center Hill Performance Hall, 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson. 972-744-4650.

Dec. 2-18: See a live show

The Richardson Theatre Centre will host “A Hometown Holiday Radio Show” featuring local artists. The evening of music and merriment will feature a recreation of old-time radio classics, live songs and more holiday fun for the entire family, according to the event’s description. Showtimes vary. $20-$22. Richardson Theatre Centre, 518 W. Arapaho Road, Ste. 113, Richardson. 972-699-1130.

Dec. 3: Enjoy a Christmas parade

Richardson’s 50th annual Christmas Parade has the theme “A Storybook Christmas.” A number of trophies, including the Mayor’s Award, the Spirit Award and the Theme-a-rific Award, will be given to selected parade entries. The route for this year’s parade will be along Plano Road from Belt Line Road and Apollo Road. 9 a.m. Free.

Dec. 3: See ballet dancers

The Tuzer Ballet Company will perform excerpts from the classic holiday ballet “The Nutcracker.” A free ticket, which is required for this all-ages event, can be picked up at the library’s Youth Services Help Desk beginning an hour before showtime on the day of the shows. 3:30-4 p.m., 4:30-5 p.m. Free. Richardson Public Library Basement Program Room, 900 Civic Center Drive, Richardson. 972-744-4350.

Dec. 3-4, 10-11: Visit Santa’s Village

Santa’s Village gives children the opportunity to travel from one dwelling to another to experience holiday crafts, treats and activities before ending with a visit with Santa himself. The village will also be open Dec. 5-9 and 12-25 for nonprogrammed walk-throughs without Santa. 3-9 p.m. Free. Huffhines Park, 300 N. Plano Road, Richardson.

Dec. 6: Learn about Switzerland

Richard Cudlipp, an instructor with Collin College’s Seniors Active in Learning program, will discuss the culture, economics and politics of Switzerland as part of this lunchtime lecture hosted by the Richardson Public Library. Adults and teens are invited to bring lunch with them for this lecture. 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Free. Richardson Public Library Basement Program Room, 900 Civic Center Drive, Richardson. 972-744-4350.

Dec. 9-18: Get visited by three spirits

The Repertory Company Theatre presents “A Christmas Carol” at the Driegert Theatre. This classic Charles Dickens tale gets a Broadway-style makeover as a musical thanks to the music of Alan Menken and the lyrics of Lynn Ahrens. Showtimes vary. $18-$32. Repertory Company Theatre, 770 N. Coit Road, Ste. 2405, Richardson. 972-690-5029.

Dec. 10: Enjoy an outdoor market

CityLine Merry Market returns in partnership with The Boho Market to give shoppers the chance to purchase handmade and vintage goods from local makers and vendors. In addition to offering a variety of gifts for purchase, the event features live music throughout the day, holiday-themed crafts for children, a free do-it-yourself gift-wrapping station and more. 1-9 p.m. Free. CityLine Plaza, 1150 State St., Richardson. 972-739-5080.

Dec. 14-17: Learn more about famous authors

The Eisemann Center Presents series in partnership with Emery Entertainment will host the show “Christmas with C.S. Lewis” in the Bank of America Theatre. The show tells the story of author C.S. Lewis and his friendship with author J.R.R. Tolkien. An encounter with Tolkien forever changed Lewis’ life and his Christmas celebrations, according to the event’s description. 2 p.m. (Dec. 14, 17), 7:30 p.m. (Dec. 15-17). $46-$52. Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson. 972-744-4650.

Dec. 17: Visit Whoville

Walk through “Holiday in Whoville: A Christmas Celebration.” Attendees can get free photos with Santa and the Grinch at the event. It also features a live nativity, a petting zoo and more. 5:30-8:30 p.m. Free admission. Canyon Creek Project, 2800 Custer Parkway, Richardson. 214-287-0027.