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It's the Weekend!


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On Sunday, Ballet Magnificat! presents "Snow Queen" at 2 p.m. at Thalia Mara Hall.

Today, Priced to Move: Volume 4 is from 5-10 p.m. at The Hangar (140 Wesley Ave.). Purchase affordable creations from more than 20 local artists, including Ginger Williams-Cook and Ian Hanson. Music from DJ Young Venom, DJ Brik-A-Brak, 5th Cox (5th Child and Cody Cox) and the Jamie Weems Quintet. Free admission, art for sale; find "PRICED TO MOVE: VOL. 4" on Facebook. Carols by Candlelight is at 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Jackson (431 N. State St.). Ballet Magnificat! and the FBCJ Sanctuary Choir perform. Free; call 601-949-1900 or 800-965-9324. Acoustic Christmas with the Camps is at 7:30 p.m. at Broadmoor Baptist Church (1531 Highland Colony Parkway, Madison). Contemporary Christian singer/songwriters Jeremy Camp and Adie Camp perform. $20-$75; call 800-965-9324. TAPS End-of-the-Year Holiday Party is at 8 p.m. at Soul Wired Cafe (111 Millsaps Ave.). Kerry Thomas performs. BYOB. $10; call 863-6378; email [email protected] Need more options? See our Best Bets.

On Saturday, Farish Street Historic District Christmas Tree Lighting is at 4 p.m. at Farish Street Park (Farish and Hamilton streets). Free; call 601-941-3230 or 202-256-6021. Lucky Town Brewing Company's One-year Anniversary is from 6-11 p.m. at Sal & Mookie's New York Pizza and Ice Cream Joint (565 Taylor St.). Wear your Santa costumes to the celebration that includes beer specials and a toy drive for Blair E. Batson Children's Hospital. For ages 21 and up. No cover, beer for sale; call 368-1919; email [email protected] "Dublin Carol" is at 2 p.m. and Dec. 15-16 at 7:30 p.m. at New Stage Theatre (1100 Carlisle St.) in the Hewes Room. The play is about a recovering alcoholic's efforts to escape the burdens of his past. The performance is part of New Stage Theatre's Unframed Series. For mature audiences. $7 (cash or check); call 601-948-3533, ext. 222; For more events, check out the JFP Events Calendar.

On Sunday, Rock the Runway Open Model Casting Call is from 1-6 p.m. at Metrocenter Mall (1395 Metrocenter Drive) at the Event Center. The Chanelle Renee Project is the host. Open to males and females ages 14-27. Females must wear heels at least four inches high, little or no makeup, a white tank top and jeans. Bring a non-returnable photograph. Free; email [email protected] "Snow Queen" is at 2 p.m. at Thalia Mara Hall (255 E. Pascagoula St.). Ballet Magnificat! presents the performance based on Hans Christian Anderson's fairy tale. $15-$40; call 601-977-1001; Also, be sure to take some time to support a local restaurant such as Bon Ami, Two Sisters Kitchen, Julep, Cool Al's, or Cerami's. If you want more dining options, see JFP Restaurant Listings and the Menu Guide.

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