Akron Children’s Hospital Holiday Tree Festival — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Nov. 17, 23 and 24; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 18 and 25, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Nov. 19-21, 2-6 p.m. Thanksgiving Day, John S. Knight Center, 77 E. Mill St., Akron. For a complete schedule and more information, go to www.akronchildrens.org/cms/holiday_tree_festival.
Bill Brauning presents A Fifties Holiday Memory — 7 p.m. Nov. 29 at Peninsula Library, 6105 Riverview Road. He will review television in the 50s and 60s during the holiday season. Free. Reservations requested, 330-657-2291.
Christkindl Markt — 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Canton Museum of Art, 1001 Market Ave. N. Juried, holiday-inspired arts and crafts show. Admission is $7. 330-453-7666, www.cantonart.org.
Christmas Artisan Fair — 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 17 at Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy, 4687 Wyoga Lake Road, Cuyahoga Falls. $2, free ages 12 and younger. 330-929-0575, ext. 318.
Christmas in the Village — Friday and Saturday in Navarre. Shop in the village on Friday for Christmas deals, get your passport stamped. On Saturday, horse-drawn wagon rides at two locations, photos with Santa, ice sculpting, wood carving, story time with Mrs. Claus, Christmas Crafts with the kids, wreath-making class, silent auction for decorated Christmas trees and wreaths, healthy food for the holidays and more. Information and schedules at www.vonba.weebly.com.
Create Your Own Zentangle Christmas Cards — 2-4 p.m. Sunday and Nov. 25 at the Hudson Library and Historical Society, 96 Library St. Zentangle is an easy-to-learn method of creating images from repetitive patterns. Free. Registration is required, call 330-653-6656, ext. 1010, or go to www.hudsonlibrary.org.
Hale Farm & Village Harvest Dinner — 3:30 p.m. Nov. 17 at Hale Farm & Village, 2686 Oak Hill Road, Bath Township. Event includes a meal prepared from locally grown food, costumed interpreters, Civil War-era music and interaction with an Abraham Lincoln impersonator. $40, $30 for WRHS members, $15 children. 330-666-3711, ext. 1720.
Holiday Fling Bazaar — 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 16-17 at the Ladies Auxiliary of Airport Post No. 8975, 1649 Krumroy Road, Akron. For more information, call 330-256-8520 or 330-724-4538.
Hower House Favorite Holiday Memories — Through Dec. 30, Hower House, 60 Fir Hill, University of Akron. Self-guided tours featuring old-time holiday decorations. Santa Claus will greet visitors in the ballroom on Nov. 24 and Dec. 1, 8 and 15. Hours are noon to 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays and noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Guided and group tours by appointment. Closed Nov. 22 and Dec. 24-25-26 $8, $6 seniors, $2 students; www.uakron.edu/howerhse, 330-972-6909.
I-X Christmas Connection — 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Nov. 16 and 17, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 18 at the I-X Center, 1 I-X Center Drive, Cleveland. Hundreds of exhibitors with items for sale, play areas for children. $10.99, free for ages 12 and younger. For more information, go to www.ixchristmasconnection.com.
Pomerene Hospital Auxiliary 3rd Annual Christmas Tree and Wreath Festival — 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 15-17, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 18 at Hotel Millersburg, 35 W. Jackson St., Millersburg. The festival will feature more than 60 decorated Christmas trees, wreaths and centerpieces. For more information, call Rebecca Ragon at 330-674-1584, ext. 1763.
Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens Deck the Halls — Nov. 23-25, 29-30, Dec. 1-2, 6-9, 13-23, and 26-30, Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, 714 N. Portage Path, Akron. Theme is Sounds of the Season with rooms in the Manor House decorated with inspiration from familiar Christmas music. Special guest will be Mr. Jingaling, who will take up residence in the Corbin Conservatory. Tickets for house and grounds tour are $17, $7 ages 6-17 and college students with ID. 330-315-3287 or www.stanhywet.org.
Summit Choral Society Christmas Candlelight Concerts — 7:30 p.m. Dec. 14-16, and 3:30 p.m. Dec. 16, St. Bernard Church, 44 University Ave., Akron. Celebrate the holiday season with A Christmas Mass Across the Ages featuring the Masterworks Chorale, the Summit Children’s Touring Choir and the Summit Children’s Choir Program Alumni Choir. $20 and $25. 330-434-7464, www.summitchoralsociety.org.
Weaver Industries 38th Annual Holiday Mart — 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Summit County Fairgrounds Arena, 229 E. Howe Road, Tallmadge. More than 170 professional crafters, food, raffle and photos with Santa. Admission: $4 Saturday, $3 Sunday.