Levi DeWitt skates at downtown Tulsa’s Winterfest on Saturday.MATT BARNARD/Tulsa World
Winterfest continues outside the BOK Center through Jan. 6.
Attractions include a 9,000-square-foot outdoor skating rink, carriage rides, visits from Segway Santa and a warming tent outside the ice rink. A 44-foot Christmas tree beside the rink features more than 35,000 lights. Admission is $5-$10.
For a full Winterfest calendar with prices and daily hours of operation, visit tulsaworld.com/winterfest
The Rhema Christmas Lights display at the church's Broken Arrow campus shines on Nov. 30, 2011. JEFF LAUTENBERGER/Tulsa World
Plenty of holiday light displays are still on. The free display at Rhema Bible Church, 1025 W. Kenosha St. in Broken Arrow, is open nightly from 5:30 to 11:30 p.m. through New Year's Day. It features 2 million lights and a 50-figure nativity scene.
Or see the Holiday Lights on the Hill at Chandler Park, 6500 W. 21st St. The public is invited to drive through three miles of lights and whimsical displays.
Or head to Muskogee to see the lights and displays and enjoy the carriage rides at the Christmas Kingdom at the Castle of Muskogee, 3400 W. Fern Mountain Road.
Christmas items for sale are seen in the NU2U Resale pop-up shop in the Enterprise building indowntown Tulsa. MICHAEL WYKE/Tulsa World
Thursday-Saturday: Pop-up shopping
Make use of the last days of Pop-up Shopping in the Deco District. The shops will be open until Dec. 28. Items for sale include jewelry, books, cupcakes and dog treats.
The shops are located inside four buildings in the area of Fifth to Seventh streets and Boston Avenue to Main Street. Hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
Ebenezer Scrooge gets a glimpse of the joy and happiness he has denied himself for years in this scene from “A Christmas Carol.”
Thursday-Sunday: PAC shows
It's the final weekend for "A Christmas Carol" at the Tulsa PAC. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $12-24.
It's also the final weekend for Theatre Pops' production of Jeff Goode's dark Christmas comedy "The Eight: Reindeer Monologues," which is recommended for mature audiences. Performances are 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $10-$15.
Tickets for both are available at 918-596-7111 or tulsaworld.com/mytix
Carly Casey performs as The Narrator and Robbie Bennett asJoseph in the Tulsa Theater Project production of “Joseph andthe Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” at the Tulsa ConventionCenter. MICHAEL WYKE/Tulsa World
"Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" is at the Tulsa Convention Center through Sunday.
The Tim Rice-Andrew Lloyd Webber musical takes the biblical story of Joseph from the book of Genesis and sets it to music that ranges from calypso and country to Elvis-style rock and full-out Broadway ballads.
Performances are 7:30 p.m. Friday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $20-$30, available at 877-TULSA-CC and tulsaworld.com/tpttix
The Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame in downtown Tulsa. MATT BARNARD/Tulsa World
Friday, Saturday: Jazz Hall
The Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame, 111 E. First St., has a couple of events going on this weekend.
At 7:30 p.m. Friday, join local singers Pam Van Dyke Crosby, Rebecca Ungerman and Cindy Cain for the holiday installment of their Dancing at the Depot series. Tickets: $10; tulsaworld.com/jazz, 918-281-8609.
Then, the third annual Salsa Ball will begin at 7 p.m. Saturday. Bachata and salsa lessons will be offered, and a catered dinner will be served. Live entertainment, raffles and an auction will also be part of the event. Tickets: $35/person or $60/couple; tulsaworld.com/jazz, 918-955-6265.
Oral Roberts’ Steven Roundtree (right) looks for a teammate under pressure from Oklahoma’s Romero Osby during a basketball game at Oral Roberts University in Tulsa. ORU will play TU on Saturday at the Mabee Center. MATT BARNARD/Tulsa World
Saturday: Mayor's Cup basketball
After a one-year break, Tulsa and Oral Roberts will renew their men's basketball rivalry at 2 p.m. at the Mabee Center.
Fans who bring two canned food items to the north lobby will be entered into a halftime drawing. The food will be donated to the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma.
Tickets range from $15 to $35 and are available by calling 918-495-7213 or going to tulsaworld.com/orusports.
The Tulsa Ballet performs “The Nutcracker”at the PAC. MICHAEL WYKE/Tulsa World
Saturday, Sunday: 'The Nutcracker'
Tulsa Ballet's final performances of "The Nutcracker" will be presented 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday at the Tulsa PAC, 101 E. Third St.
Marcello Angelini's version of this holiday classic, set in 1920s Paris, has undergone some changes for this year's production, with a new first-act party scene and the return of the ever-popular Mother Ginger characters and all her little clowns.
Tickets are $20-$821, available at 918-596-7111 or tulsaworld.com/mytix