Here is your weekly guide to What's On in the local area over the next seven days.
A Christmas Carol
A musical adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic tale, featuring toe-tapping music, festive fun and a touch of Christmas magic for the whole family.
Until December 31 – Daily shows except Sundays, times vary, The Dukes, Lancaster
Lancaster on Ice
The outdoor ice-skating rink is back!
Daily until January 7 (except Christmas Day), Dalton Square, Lancaster
By Lancaster Footlights. The classic story is enhanced by fantastic musical numbers, dancing, dazzling costumes and audience participation.
Friday December 1 – Saturday December 30, various dates and times, Lancaster Grand
Rapunzel – Adult Panto
The classic tale with plenty of adult humour and innuendo. 18+. Not for the easily offended!
Until Saturday December 23 – various dates and times, Lancaster Grand
Santa's Christmas Wish
A fun family festive show, with the chance to meet him afterwards! Every child will receive a special present from Father Christmas.
Wednesday December 13, 4pm, The Platform, Morecambe
Sets from Tony Vino, Jack Campbell, Eva Bindeman, and Chris Stokes.
Wednesday December 13, 8pm, Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal
The Rock and Roll Christmas Show
Starring The Fourmost plus sensational singing star Little Mis Sixties and stars of the 60s The Fabulous Fontaines.
Friday December 15, 7:30pm, The Platform, Morecambe
ABBA Reunion Christmas Special
Starring the original ‘Frida’ from the London West End cast of Mamma Mia, enjoy a truly authentic, feel-good, party-style tribute concert.
Friday December 15, 8pm, Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal
A set of high class British jazz.
Friday December 15, 8:30pm, Zeffirellis, Ambleside
The Smiths Ltd
Your chance to experience the thrill of all those great songs played live, in the ultimate tribute to Morrissey, Johnny Marr and the band.
Saturday December 16, doors 7pm, Kanteena, Lancaster
Morecambe Band's Secret Santa
Get in the festive spirit with an entertaining evening of music with the town's brass band.
Saturday December 16, 7:30pm, The Platform, Morecambe
The Big Christmas Day Out
A fun filled activity packed day of Christmas adventure held in the beautiful Williamson Park. Under the Christmas Domes and Tepees there is a whole host of activities for kids and grown ups alike.
Saturday/Sunday December 16/17, Williamson Park, Lancaster
A set from the British blues-rock guitar sensation.
Saturday December 16, 8pm, Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal
Jeremy Platt Trio
More jazz from the renowned musician.
Saturday December 16, 8:30pm, Zeffirellis, Ambleside
Heritage Market Festival
Showcasing the creative work of 11-18 year-olds and celebrating the heritage of our local area.
Sunday December 17, 10am to 4pm, Market Square, Lancaster