WHEATON COLLEGE CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL
WHEN: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7, 4 and 7:30 p.m. Dec. 8
WHERE: Edman Chapel, 401 E. Franklin St., Wheaton
COST AND INFO: $18; www.wheaton.edu, 630-752-5010
ABOUT: Wheaton College’s annual Christmas Festival Concert, “The Blessed Son of God,” offers Christmas music featuring the college choirs and Symphonic Band. Online ordering closes six hours prior to each performance. The box office at Edman Chapel will open for ticket sales one hour before each concert.
WHEN: 7 p.m. Dec. 8, 2 p.m. Dec. 9
WHERE: Lincoln Center, 935 Maple Ave., Downers Grove
COST AND INFO: $12 general admission, $8 ages 2 to 17 and 62 and older; www.dgparks.org, 630-963-1300
ABOUT: Join the Downers Grove School of the Arts for a musical that tells the story of Evie, a young girl who fears her sister has been put on Santa’s Naughty List. Meanwhile, Santa’s Christmas Spirit has disappeared, and now he must struggle with a change he needs to make in order for the meaning of Christmas to ring true.