What's happening in York this weekend
Check out one of the top holiday light shows in the region at Christmas Magic, Friday through Dec. 31 at Rocky Ridge County Park. The festival features a half-mile of trails decorated with 600,000 Christmas lights, with holiday scenes and five heated pavilions. There are nightly performances by a variety of groups, and of course Santa makes several stops at the park. Times: 6-9 p.m. Monday through Friday, 5-9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, closed Dec. 24 and 25. Tickets: $8 adults, $6 ages 4-12, under 4 free, seniors 60+ $7, group prices available. Information: yorkcountypa.gov/parks-recreation.
The Glen Rock Hose and Ladder Co. hosts the annual Christmas Train Display, Friday through Jan. 8 at the Arthur Hufnagle Public Library, 32 Main St., Glen Rock, The 5,000-square-foot display includes local landscapes, industries, agriculture and fun hidden scenes in five layouts, all of which have changes from last year. Hours: 6-9 p.m. Fridays, 2-6 p.m. Sundays, closed Christmas Day and New Year's Day. Free, donations appreciated.
The Moscow Ballet brings "Great Russian Nutcracker" to the stage at the Pullo Center, 7 p.m. Wednesday. The original ballet features premiere Russian dancers along with larger-than-life props and sets for a Christmas spectacular. Tickets: $175-$28. Information: pullocenter.york.psu.edu.
Book lovers, take notice: The contents of a book warehouse in Red Lion will be for sale starting Thursday to benefit LifePath Christian Ministries. The Warehouse Cleanout Sale runs 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, Dec.3, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4, at the Valencia Ballroom, 142 N. George St. Most books are $1 paperbacks, $2 hardcover, $2 admission. Organized by The York Emporium. Information: www.facebook.com/events/373269149679317/permalink/374004102939155.
The Wizards of Winter, featuring former members of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St. The 12-member ensemble will give a concert that includes some TSO hits and original music. Tickets start at $32. Information: www.mystrandcapitol.org/
The York College Groove Ensemble, under the direction of Jeff Stabley, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the DeMeester Recital Hall, Evelyn and Earle Wolf Hall on the campus. The program will include everything from West African music to an original composition and a "Pokemon" medley by students. Free.