Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ventura County is sparkling with excitement for its annual champagne luncheon! Support youth mentoring in Ventura County with Big Brothers Big Sisters. BBBSVC.com
From three-time Tony Award® winner and Hamilton choreographer Andy Blankenbuehler. Six soldiers return from war, and through the power of music, finally find a place to call home. “The show defies you not to be moved” (Time Out New York). Runs through Nov. 24th; Thursday, 7:30; Friday, 8; Saturday, 2 and 8; Sunday, 1 and 6:30. CivicArtsPlaza.com
Set in the volatile turn-of-the-century New York, three individuals—a stifled upper-class wife, a determined Jewish immigrant and a daring Harlem musician—are united by their courage, compassion and belief in the promise of the future. They confront history's timeless contradictions of wealth and poverty, freedom and prejudice, hope and despair, and what it means to live in America. Arts.Pepperdine.edu
The Conejo Valley YMCA hosts the 5K run/walk and 1K family fun run/walk for all ages and abilities. Professional timing is provided for 5K runners. Come dressed in your favorite Thanksgiving Day costume to participate! Top 3 winners receive prizes! Proceeds benefit Conejo Valley YMCA youth and senior programs. TurkeyDayDash.org
This full day features Native American hand-crafted art, music, storytelling, dance demonstrations, and family fun. Native American Indian artists will show and sell artwork. All ages welcome.
The New West Symphony celebrates 25 years and recognizes long-time supporter Nancy Israel. The evening features performances by orchestra members of the New West Symphony, and a live auction with delectable trips, precious jewelry, stunning art and much more! $250. NewWestSymphony.org
All are invited to this evening of Christmas songs presented by the Oaks Christian High School Choir. OaksChristian.org
Conejo Valley Cars and Coffee meets every first and third Saturday of the month from 7-10 a.m. The public and car aficionados are welcome to enjoy classics, muscle cars and exotics. CVCarsAndCoffee.com
The Humane Society of Ventura County’s charitable shopping event of the season includes a bake sale and more than 30 vendors. HSVC.org
Everyone is invited to enjoy a full day of holiday activities. Beginning at noon, families can play in 36 tons of snow near Marine Emporium Landing and take free pictures with Santa. The parade of festively decorated boats starts at 7 p.m. in front of Peninsula Park.
This family friendly event features an easy road route through central Thousand Oaks and a post-race event with sponsors and partners in the park. Registration is $35; kids 5 and under are free. Proceeds benefit the Ventura County Community Foundation, specifically the Conejo Valley Victims Fund and Hill/Woolsey Fire Sudden and Urgent Needs Effort. 805Strong5K.com
Chef’s Choice hot lunch includes bread and butter, salad, dessert, coffee and iced tea for $22. Ways & Means will have 50/50, Bake Sale/Cake Auction and Holiday Gift Raffle and beautiful holiday table centerpieces. The Thousand Oaks High School Choral Group entertains. RSVP: Suzanne, 805.551.2311.
Bring the family to enjoy the local ice skating talent. Also Dec. 21, at 12 and 4:30 p.m. Dress warmly! For tickets, TCYPC.tix.com or call 805.520.7465.
Pacific Festival Ballet presents its 26th annual performance, sure to include special surprises to delight all ages. Ticketmaster.com