OTR Holiday Market: “Over the River” holiday market featuring local vendors and small businesses in the parking lot near Perk, 2620 Buford Road, at the Bon Air Shopping Center, 11 a.m.-4 p. m. Continues 10 a. m.-3 p. m. Saturday. https://www. facebook.com/events/386038082802491
“The Santa Closet:” One-man holiday show about Santa and gender identity from Jeffrey Solomon. Seating limited to 27 patrons per show. Repeats select nights through Dec. 19. 8 p.m. at 1300 Altamont Ave. $10-$35. www.rtriangle.org or (804) 346-8113.
Stony Point on Ice: Ice-skating returns to Stony Point Fashion Park. Masks required on ice; times vary through Jan. 3. $7 for skating, $7 for skate rental. 9200 Stony Point Parkway. https://www. shopstonypoint.com or (804) 267-2740.
“The Snowman, Musicwith Narration”: The Richmond Symphony performs the score to the holiday family classic “The Snowman.” Livestream options also available. 11 a.m. at Dominion Energy Center, 600 E. Grace St. $10-$48. ( 804) 788-1212 or www.richmondsymphony.com.
Shop Small Downtown: Support downtown local businesses, such as Little Nomad, Verdalina, Someday, Waller & Company Jewelers, Elegba Folklore Society, plus museum shops, such as those at the Valentine, Holocaust Museum, Library of Virginia, the Virginia State Capitol, and downtown art galleries, too. 11 a. m.- 6 p. m. https://venturerichmond. com.
Light Up the Tracks: Downtown Ashland “turns on” for the holidays with Light Up the Tracks, a mile-long light display and special events. Visit https://www.ashlandvirginia.com/lightup for more details.