The holiday season kicks into high gear this weekend with a variety of events for families and individuals interested in music, theater and kids' activities.

'A Christmas Carol'

Class Act Productions is presenting “A Christmas Carol,” the holiday classic based on the book by Charles Dickens.The Sing Off

Market Street is holding its third annual sing-off with its holiday a cappella competition.Montgomery County Choral Society holiday concert

The Montgomery County Choral Society is presenting its winter choir concert with a variety of holiday classics.
  • Dec. 8, 7 p.m.
  • $5 (students), $20 (adults), $15 (seniors)
  • First Methodist Conroe, 4308 W. Davis St., Conroe
Flashlight Candy Cane Hunts

The Woodlands Township is holding a candy cane hunt for children age 5 and older. The Terramont Park grounds will be filled with treats to hunt in the dark. There will be prizes awarded to the candy hunters who find the “golden” candy canes. Parents must accompany their children at no charge. Preregistration is required.
  • Dec. 8, 6 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. (Terramont Park)
  • $10 (residents), $15 (nonresidents)
  • Terramont Park, 8500 Terramont Drive, The Woodlands; Rob Fleming Rec Center, 6464 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands
Milk and Cookies with Santa

Children ages 3-12 are invited to have milk and cookies with Santa, hear a Christmas story, decorate cookies and make a holiday craft. Preregistration is required.Santa's Merry Mingle

Santa will visit The Woodlands Children's Museum to hear children's wish lists and pose for pictures. The museum will be event-only admission for the duration of this event.
  • Dec. 9, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • $20 (childred up to age 13), $10 (adults)
  • The Woodlands Children's Museum, 4775 W. Panther Creek Drive, Ste. 270, The Woodlands
A Revolutionary Christmas

Lone Star College-Montgomery and Revolutionary Education, Inc. present A Revolutionary Christmas: The Boston Tea Party 250th Anniversary Festival. The event includes Santa, Christmas shopping, inflatables, 18th-century food tasting, re-enactments and special guests.