Sailor Music Program Holiday Concert
Newport Harbor High School's Sailor Music Program holiday concert is at 7 p.m. at the Robin Loats Theater, 600 Irvine Ave., Newport Beach. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. For more information, call (949) 515-6300.
Flashback Heart Attack
Flashback Heart Attack, an 1980s KROQ cover band, will perform at 9 p.m. at the Harp Inn, 130 E. 17th St., Costa Mesa. The show is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.harpinn.com.
The Orange Coast College Horticulture Department opens its doors for the 33rd Annual Poinsettia Sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 2701 Fairview Ave., Costa Mesa. The sale includes individual plants, hanging baskets and 12-inch bowls ranging from $5 to $40. For more information, visit http://www.orangecoastcollege.edu.
TODAY AND SATURDAY
"Theophilus North," a critically acclaimed play set in the 1920s about a man on a cross-country journey with just his old car and a load of ambition, will be performed in the Barbara Van Holt Theater at Estancia High School, 2323 Placentia Ave., Costa Mesa. The show is at 7 p.m. and tickets can be purchased for $10 at the door. For more information, call (949) 515-6537.
Tribute To Cy Coleman
Four of musical theater's brightest talents will tell behind-the-scenes stories and sing some of Cy Coleman's beloved songs in Broadway Up Close and Personal: A Tribute to Cy Coleman. The show is at the Orange County Performing Arts Center's Samueli Theatre. David Zippel, Jase Graae, Jennifer Lewis and Tami Trappan Damiano will perform tunes from some of Coleman's award-winning shows. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.ocpac.org.
Fleming's Steak And Lobster
Three-course dinner for two with filet mignon and lobster tail will be served at Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar at Fashion Island. Each dinner includes salad, side and dessert for $99 or $49.50 for one. Reservations are required; mention "memorable meal." For more information, call (949) 720-9633
TILL DEC. 24
Macy's stores across the country, including South Coast Plaza and Fashion Island, present their seasonal Believe campaign, where believers of all ages can drop off letters to Santa Claus and the store will donate $1 to Make-A-Wish Foundation for each letter received.
TILL DEC. 26
'A Christmas Carol'
The South Coast Repertory's 31st annual production of Charles Dickens' classic "A Christmas Carol" returns to the Segerstrom Stage, featuring Hal Landon Jr. as Ebenezer Scrooge. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.scr.org.
TILL JAN. 2
J.M. Barrie's classic tale "Peter Pan' flies into the Orange County Performing Arts Center in Costa Mesa, offering viewers a unique 360-degree experience. Tickets start at $40. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.ocpac.org.
The Douglas C-47 Dakota "Willa Dean" military transport aircraft, the latest airplane to the Lyon Air Museum's collection, takes to the air at noon on C-47 Day. The Museum is at the John Wayne Airport. The air show is dependent on weather — flying requires zero precipitation. The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. For more information, visit http://www.lyonairmuseum.org.
Torelli Realty hosts a free community event and school fundraiser from noon to 3 p.m. at the Balearic Community Center, 1975 Balearic Drive, Costa Mesa. The event includes live music, hay rides, visit from Santa, cookie decorating, various vendors from local schools and a toy drive. For more information, call (714) 540-7355.