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Bruce Scudder’s “Christmas Carole,” starring Tod Booth as Scrooge, meal 5:50 p.m., show 7:50 p.m., Tuesdays-Sundays; meal 11 a.m., show 1:15 p.m. Saturdays and Wednesdays; meal noon, show 1:50 p.m. Sundays. Through Dec. 24, Alhambra Theatre and Dining, 12000 Beach Blvd. Reservations suggested. (904) 641-1212 or alhambrajax.com.

Coney Island Christmas, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Dec. 14-16; 2 p.m. Dec. 17; 7:30 p.m. Dec. 21-23, Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave., St. Augustine. Opening night will feature a performance by the Gainesville Brass Quintet. $25 adults, $24 seniors 62 or older, $20 students and military. (904) 825-1164 or limelight-theatre.org.

S.S. Amelia Gingerbread Pirate Ship, The Ritz-Carlton lobby, Amelia Island, 4750 Amelia Island Parkway. Ship has more than 600 pieces of gingerbread and is adorned with sculpted pirates wearing colorful fondant clothing, a chocolate cannon and cannon balls. (904) 277-1100 or ritzcarlton.com.

Nights of Lights Trolley, through Dec. 27, 10 W. Castillo Drive, at San Marco Avenue, St. Augustine. Includes live entertainment at 10 W. Castillo Drive. (904) 829-3800 or trolleytours.com/st-augustine.

Downtown Dazzle, An Illumination Celebration, 5:30-9:30 p.m. through Dec. 31, Jacksonville Children’s Chorus, 225 E. Duval St. Features a holiday light display synchronized to songs of the season by the JCC. (904) 353-1636 or jaxchildrenschorus.org.

Synchronized Tree Light Shows, 6 p.m.-midnight Fridays-Saturdays, 6-9 p.m. Sundays-Thursdays. Through Dec. 30. The Jacksonville Landing. jacksonvillelanding.com.

Holidays in History tours, Christmas During the Club Era, 11 a.m. and 1 and 3 p.m. through Dec. 31 (closed Dec 24-25), Jekyll Island Museum, 100 Stable Road, Jekyll Island, Ga. $16 adults, $7 children ages 7-17. (912) 635-3636 or goldenisles.com.

Skating Village, Jekyll Island, Ga. 3-9 p.m. Friday and Dec. 11-15; 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and Dec. 16-24; closed Christmas Day; 3-9 p.m. Jan. 1-7. $5 per skater for 30 minutes. jekyllisland.com.

WinterFest, through Jan. 8, Adventure Landing, 1944 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville Beach. Includes an outdoor ice skating rink with skate rental, a 130-foot ice slide, a light display, Santa’s workshop with cookie decorating and reindeer games, s’more roasting, food and more. Free admission, some activities have fees. (904) 351-0991 or jaxwinterfest.com.

Nights of Lights “Light Up the Night,” downtown St. Augustine, and Anastasia Island. Includes three million tiny white lights decorating the buildings and trees. Lights will be on through Jan. 31. visitstaugustine.com/event/nights-lights.

Gingerbread House Extravaganza to benefit area history education and historic preservation programs, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m. Saturdays, through Dec. 23. Jacksonville Historical Society’s Old St. Andrews, 317 A. Philip Randolph Blvd. Features dozens of gingerbread houses and showcases the Festival of Trees by the Junior League of Jacksonville Sustainers. Suggested donation: $5 adults, $3 children. (904) 665-0064 or jaxhistory.org.

Enchanted Christmas Village, to benefit the Mission of Bairfind Foundation, 5-10 p.m. Fridays-Sundays, through Dec. 17, and Thursday, Dec. 21-Saturday, Dec. 23, St. Francis of the Field Episcopal Church’s Hope Pavilion, Ponte Vedra Beach. Includes light shows, three performance stages for bands, dancers, carolers and more, Santa’s Photo workshop, a marketplace with a craft area, bounce houses and Santa. $19 adults, $10 children ages 2-17; $50, family of four day pass. jacksonvillechristmas.com.

UPCOMING

Express Train Rides, 10 a.m., noon and 2 and 4 p.m. Saturday, Theater by the Trax, 1000 Osborne St. Features a ride to Santa Land and Santa and his elves with gifts and entertainment along the way. Open Air Railcar rides, $20 adults, $14 children 3-12; At the Throttle Experience, $50 per person, limit two people in the locomotive. (912) 200-5235 or stmarysrailroad.com.

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