Feb 07, 2015

North Charleston POPS! With Cirque de la Symphonie

Cirque de la Symphonie, a company of aerial flyers, acrobats, contortionists, dancers and jugglers, performs to some of the world’s greatest love songs in a program titled "Love Is in the Air." The troupe will be accompanied by the North Charleston POPS!, whose conductor is Manny Alvarez. Season tickets for the POPS, starting at $58, are available by calling 843.202.2787 or online at www.northcharlestoncoliseumpac.com.

Dec 07, 2014

Soulard Holiday Parlour Tour

Guests are invited to tour beautifully restored 19th century homes in the historic neighborhood decked out for the holidays, plus heated shuttle, holiday bazaar and festivities at Gene Slay's Boys' Club of St. Louis (2424 S. 11th St.) 10am-3pm. Tickets $22 in advance, $25 day of event. Reservations recommended at soulard.org, 314.621.6226.

Dec 19, 2014

WWOZ's 34th Birthday Celebration featuring Davell Crawford

Tipitina's, 501 Napoleon Ave., 504.895.8477, tipitinas.com

Dec 12, 2014

Santa's Sexy Workshop

This naughty-but-nice ArtSpot Productions fundraiser promises festive treats, live entertainment, interactive activities, an auction and more. 8 pm-midnight; 3405 Royal St. For details, visit facebook.com/events/394935693990850

Nov 22 - Dec 28, 2014

Polar Express Train Ride and Holiday Dinner

The Polar Express comes to life on a 6-mile train ride through downtown St. Louis from Union Station complete with hot chocolate, a keepsake present for every girl and boy and a photo opportunity at Santa's Workshop $38-$68, free for children 2 and under. The Pajama Party Dinner with a Holiday Themed Buffet is available with or without a Polar Express train ride in St. Louis Union Station's Grand Hall. 1820 Market St., 314.942.6942, www.stlpolarexpressride.com.

Dec 14, 2014

Lafayette Square Holiday Parlour Tour

Mansions and churches in Lafayette Square offer the sights, sounds and scents of a Victorian Christmas on the self-guided tour of ten decorated homes, also featuring carriage rides, trolley rides, gingerbread ornaments, caroling and more (Dec 14 10am-5pm). $20 adults, free kids under 12. Tickets at neighborhood shops and restaurants (visit website for details). www.lafayettesquare.org.

Nov 14 - Dec 14, 2014

All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914

Mustard Seed Theatre presents All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914, the a capella musical based on the true story of soldiers during World War I who for one night put down their arms and played soccer instead of exchanging gunfire, back by popular demand at the Fontbonne University Fine Arts Theatre. Th-Sa 8pm, Su at 2pm. $30 adults, $25 seniors and students. www.mustardseedtheatre.com.

Nov 28 - Dec 24, 2014

St. Charles Christmas Traditions

St. Charles' month-long celebration of Christmas features Santa Parade every Sa & Su at 1:30pm; shops & restaurants open W, F & Sa until 9pm; carolers, chestnuts, Santa's Cottage, Gingerbread Village, storybook characters and Santas from around the world.

Dec 13, 2014 - Mar 01, 2015

The Star Travelers' Dreams

The Boston Children's Museum mounts this fantastical exhibition that lets children really explore their imaginations while adventuring out on "magical" travels. 308 Congress St., 617.426.6500, www.bostonchildrensmuseum.org

Nov 20-23, 2014

Kit Kat Divas Live at the Fillmore

Chicago's amazing Kit Kat Lounge brings its Divas to Miami's Gleason Room at the Fillmore. Hosted by the hilarious Electra as Bette Midler, it's a show filled to the brim with stars and fabulous performances. Make sure to get ready for a night full of unique laughs, entertainment and music.


The Fillmore,1700 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 305.673.7300