Through Dec. 31 Sertoma Winter Wonderland, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, every night Dec. 20-31, Northland Arboretum, Brainerd
7 Taste of the Holidays fundraiser for Lakes Area Food Shelf, 4-7 p.m., Schaefer's Foods, Nisswa
7 Taste of Spirits Holiday Cheer, 4-7 p.m., Spirits of Nisswa
7-9 "Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play," 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7-8, 2 p.m. Dec. 9, Brainerd Community Theatre, Chalberg Theatre, Central Lakes College, Brainerd
7 Water, Woods & Wildlife forum, 6-9 p.m., Northern Lights Casino, Walker
8 Sally Barris, 7:30 p.m., Live Well Night Club and Coffee Bar, Journey Church, Nisswa, Grassroots Concert
9 Pine River Market Square, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., The Warehouse, Pine River
9 Parade of Lights: Library bake sale; Lunch with Santa, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Pine River American Legion; parade, 5 p.m.; open house, after the parade, Pine River Chamber Information Center; fireworks, 6:30 p.m.
9 John M. Rohr Historic Film Screening, 2 p.m., Pine River Depot
9 Santa's Bobbin' Into Town, Pequot Lakes: Children's events, 3 p.m., Cole Memorial Building; historical society open house, 3-5 p.m.; Trailside Park activities, 4-6 p.m.; Jack Pine Center activities, 4:30-5:30 p.m.; Light Up the Night Parade, 6 p.m.
9 Gull Lake Ugly Sweater Pub Crawl
14-17 Stage North Theatre presents "Miracle on 34th Street," 7:30 p.m. Dec. 14-16, 2 p.m. Dec. 16-17, Franklin Arts Center, Brainerd