by Kelsey Flores
Spend time with your family and start enjoying the holiday season at the Flour Bluff Business Association’s Community Christmas event or the Harbor Lights Festival.
The Flour Bluff Business Association invites you to Community Christmas, where you can help welcome Santa and his elves to Funtrackers Family Fun Center. Every child will get a chance to meet Santa and will get a gift and picture. There will be entertainment throughout the event, including a cake walk. Friday, 6-10 p.m., 9605 S. Padre Island Dr., flourbluffbusinessassociation.com.
"How the Grinch Stole Christmas"
Corpus Christi Parks and Recreation will host a free screening on “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” at dusk, weather permitting. Come out and enjoy this classic holiday tale. Friday at dusk, 3133 Swanter Dr., Lindale Park, ccparkandrec.com.
Home for the Holidays
Treat yourself to the highly anticipated Home for the Holidays concert featuring guest Conductor Maestro Paul Haas, the Corpus Christi Chorale and the Del Mar Master Chorus. This is the perfect opportunity to experience the inspiration, joy, and excitement of a live symphonic performance. Saturday, 9:30 p.m., 6300 Ocean Dr., Texas A&M University Corpus Christi Performing Art Center, 883.6683, ccsymphony.org.
Harbor Lights Festival
Come out to help transform the Bayfront Marina into a tropical holiday and help celebrate the 35th annual Harbor Lights Festival. The activities will include the AEP Texas Children’s parade, inflatable games, cookie decorating, live entertainment, food, gifts, and lots of enjoyable family activities. Saturday, 1-7 p.m., Bayfront Marina, N. Shoreline Blvd., 510.0480, www.harborlightscc.com.
Ingleside Renaissance Faire
Take a trip back to Medieval times at the Ingleside Renaissance Faire. There will be jousting, knights, pyro jugglers, belly dancers, great music, arts and crafts, food and much more. Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Live Oak City Park in Ingleside.