Have you been swept up in the holiday spirit? Fortunately, there are plenty of ways to indulge it this weekend in Oakland County.
Holiday concert: The annual performance with the Madison Chorale, which is celebrating its 40th year and is under the direction of Maureen Kennedy, will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16, at Our Lady of La Salette Church. Tickets cost $15; call the music office at 248-541-3762 for more information.
Magic of Birmingham: Shopping events take place Saturday, Dec. 15, at most downtown shops.
Nutcracker Ballet: More than 30 dancers from the Rosemarie Floyd School of Dance/TMB Ballet Company in Royal Oak will bring the holiday story to life inside the Clawson High School auditorium. Shows are at 1:30 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15. Tickets cost $15 for adults, $12 for senior citizens and $10 for children. Visit www.rosemariefloyd.com for more information.
Caroling: Join in the fun from 6-7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, during the third annual "Caroling in Clawson" event starting at the Hunter Community Center.Participants will be given a song book filled with classics such as "Jingle Bells," "Deck the Halls," "Santa Claus is Coming to Town," "Silent Night" and more. Hot chocolate will be served after the event. Call Clawson Youth Assistance at 248-259-6208 to register and for more information.
Beermas!: The New Way Bar's 10th annual Christmas party from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. will feature performances by three bands: Free Beer, The Candy Band and Domino Effect. Daniella Burkhardt of Huntington Woods plays in The Candy Band. Admission costs $5. Visit www.freebeernet.com for more information.
Santa at The Somerset Collection: The Jolly Old Elf will be there daily through Christmas Eve. Click here for the full schedule.
Santa at Oakland Mall: He will be there daily through Christmas Eve. Click here for the full schedule.
Big, Bright Light Show: It's the seventh year for the light show, which features 1.5 million multicolored LED lights covering the downtown buildings.
Looking for more events? Check out our Holiday Guide for Metro Detroit.
Did we miss your favorite holiday event? Tell us in comments!