Where: Fenton Community & Cultural Center, 150 S Leroy St., Fenton
When: Doors open at 5 p.m.; middle school talent show's at 5:30 p.m., followed by the high school talent show at 8 p.m.
Why go: Support talented youths in your community.
Where: Leroy Street in downtown Fenton
When: 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3 (Jingle Jog) and 6 p.m. (lighted parade); lighting immediately follows parade at City Hall gazebo with Santa
Cost: The parade and gazebo lighting are free events; it's $25 to register day of Jingle Jog (you also may register in advance at www.slpr.net or Southern Lakes Parks & Recreation offices, 150 S. Leroy St., Fenton)
Why go: Get into the spirit of the season with the tree lighting, holiday parade and a fun run; don't forget to check out the list of all of Saturday's Jinglefest events, which include a cookie walk at Fenton United Methodist Church, performances, and Santa pictures.
Where: Tyrone Township Hall, 10408 Center Road, Fenton
When: 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3
Cost: Bring non-perishable food goods for people and pets; there's no charge to take photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus
Why go: Help families in need during the holiday season; also, you may bring your camera to take the kids' pics with Santa and Mrs. Claus.
Where: Hartland Insurance Agency, 2532 N Old US 23, Hartland (Howell mailing)
When: 3-8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2 and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3
Cost: No admission fee
Why go: The sale offers unique, hand-crafted, fiber-based items at reasonable prices while helping to support local fiber artists.
Where: The Opera House, 123 W. Grand River, Howell
When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4
Why go: Enjoy choosing from local eggs, meat, fresh produce, baked goods, crafts, fine arts, jewelry, pottery and more in this historic architectural jewel.
- Robert Marr Performs at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2 Fenton Winery and Brewery, 1545 N Leroy St, Fenton
- Piano Extravaganza Concert Features Holiday Favorites at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2 and 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3 at Milford High School Center for the Performing Arts, 2380 S. Milford Road, Highland
- 'The Nutcracker' at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3 at Brighton Center for the Performing Arts, 7878 Brighton Road, Brighton