Donors may give blood in a drive hosted by MD Anderson Blood Bank at Sugar Land Town Square. Participants are encouraged to drink plenty of water and eat a sensible meal within four hours before donating. Photo identification is required.
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sugar Land Town Square, 2711 Plaza Drive, Sugar Land. www.mdandersonbloodbank.org
Residents may catch any one of three last performances by the Houston Ballet at the Smart Financial Centre. This classic fairy tale features music, costumes and beloved characters such as Clara, the Sugar Plum Fairy and the Nutcracker Prince.
2 p.m., 7:30 p.m. $45 and up. Smart Financial Centre, 18111 Lexington Blvd., Sugar Land. www.smartfinancialcentre.net
Families can stroll through the lights show, enjoying brilliant holiday displays that feature 2.5 million lights throughout the ballpark. Attendees will also find carnival games, children’s activities and food trucks outside the ballpark. This annual event takes place through Jan. 1.
6 p.m. $12-14. Constellation Field, 1 Stadium Drive, Sugar Land. 281-240-4487. www.sugarlandholidaylights.com