It's the end of the week. You're bored. You want something to do. Dearborn, you've come to the right place.
Where/When: , 6 p.m. Thursday
Why Go: Help raise funds for SOP with this holiday party, and bring canned goods for a local food pantry. Lifeguards will be slinging drinks!
Pricing: Free to attend, with donations encouraged
Where/When: Friends Training Center (next to , 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday; , 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday
Why Go: Get your cat or dog in the holiday spirit with this fun and festive fundraiser for the Dearborn Animal Shelter. Also, meet some cute adoptable animals.
Pricing: $10 per framed photo
Where/When: , 7 p.m. Thursday-Sunday
Why Go: Edsel Ford theater students will put on productions of The Gift of the Magi and Amahl and the Night Visitors.
Pricing: $6-8 presale; $8-10 at the door
Where/When: , 6:30-10 p.m. nightly through Dec. 21, plus Dec. 26 and 27
Why Go: Have supper with Santa, sing carols, watch fireworks and warm up with cocoa by a bonfire. It's all part of the magic of Holiday Nights.
Where/When: , 2-5 p.m. Saturday
Why Go: Bring the whole family for wintery fun, including cookie decorating, games, crafts and food. Don't forget to bring a toy for the Children's Hospital of Michigan toy drive!