See what's bright: Pile the family in the car and check out a holiday light display:
• Stan Hywet’s Deck the Hall, 5-8 p.m., Christmas tree lighting at 5:30 p.m. with Santa. $18 adults, $7 ages 6-17. 330-315-3287 or go to www.stanhywet.org.
• Wild Lights at the Akron Zoo, 5-9 p.m. with light displays, costumed characters, ice carvers, carolers, treats, Ice Beer Garden. Sunday is Santa’s last appearance for the year. $15 adults, $11 children. Pre-sale tickets are $12 adults, $9 children. www.akronzoo.org.
• Magic of Lights at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds, 5:30-10 p.m. Carload tickets are $18 online; at the gate they're $25 on weekends. www.magicoflights.com/northeastohio.
Take a tour: It’s the last evening for Holiday Lantern Tours at Hale Farm and Village, beginning at 5:40 p.m. You’ll stroll through the village of historic houses decorated for the season by lantern, meet the village “residents” and sing carols by candlelight. $20 nonmembers; $15 members; $12 children (ages 3-12). Reservations required. Call 330-666-3711, ext. 1720, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Do some shopping: The Crafty Mart is hosting a Last Call at Goodyear Hall from noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. Some 80 vendors will be on hand. Akron Ale Fest will serve beer. Goodyear Hall is at 1201 E. Market St. in Akron.