Dec. 16 & 17, 2 & 7 p.m.

Prepare for visions of sugar plums at Pacific Festival Ballet's 24th year of “The Nutcracker.” This year’s cast and New York City Ballet guest artists Tiler Peck and Gonzalo Garcia grace the stage. Tickets available at the box office, Ticketmaster at 800.745.3000 and at PacFestBallet.org.