The weekend is almost here, and there are lots of fun, family-friendly events around Westlake. Check out our picks for activities you don't want to miss, and share your weekend plans in the comments!
Where/When: / Friday and Saturday, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Why Go: Walk through a live, interactive recreation of the nativity featuring King Herod, Baby Jesus, Mary, Joseph, the magi and live animals and music. Fifteen-minute journeys will run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. For more information, call 440-331-0834.
Where/When: / Friday, 6:30 p.m.
Why Go: Take a dip in the pool with Santa from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Recreation Center. The big guy will be collecting Christmas lists and spreading holiday cheer throughout the Aquatics Center.
Where/When: & Flower Shop / Saturday, 2 p.m.
Why Go: and KidzArt are hosting a gingerbread house workshop for kids in grades 1 through 6. Everyone gets to take home their completely edible house, while adults can get some last-minute shopping done. Cost is $38 per child. Visit www.kidzartoh.com for more information.
Where/When: Westlake Performing Arts Center / Saturday, 7 p.m.
Why Go: Don't miss the Jazz Ensemble and Patriot Band performing their Christmas concert from 7 to 9:30 p.m.
Where/When: Westlake Performing Arts Center / Friday, 7 p.m. and Saturday, 2 p.m.
Why Go: Come enjoy the classic Christmas ballet The Nutcracker, put on by the Civic Youth Ballet of Cleveland and Wilhelm Dance students.