Go! Running, is a celebratory Hot Chocolate Pajama Run from 6 to 8 p.m. Be merry with an evening of running and holiday cheer. There are several options: you can run or walk 2, 3, 4 or 5.5 miles. Wear your best winter holiday pajamas! Meet at Go! Running – 1819 N. Grant St. in Little Rock.
Ongoing through (Sunday) Christmas Eve
The Arkansas Repertory Theatre presents the world premiere of The Gift of the Magi, a new chamber musical based on O. Henry’s beloved holiday story. The Gift of the Magi is an ageless Christmas tale of love and sacrifice, told with fresh intimacy on The Rep stage. Acclaimed playwright Jeffrey Hatcher (Tuesdays with Morrie, Three Viewings) worked with composer Andrew Cooke and lyricist Maggie-Kate Coleman to create a brand new musical specifically for The Rep’s loyal holiday audience. The show is open until Dec. 24. The Friday show is at 7 p.m., Saturday’s shows are at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., and Sunday the last performance is at 2 pm. Tickets are $48 and can be purchased through The Rep’s website:
Sunday (Christmas Eve)
Spend your holiday at Christmas Eve Brunch + Brewhouse Shop & Sip at Lost Forty Brewing. The popular brewhouse will be open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and serving up all of your Beer Brunch favorites including a few special holiday offerings like: Easy Tiger Mexican Lager Mole Chicken Enchiladas and Inside-Out Churro Donuts. Grab a beer’mosa and head over to the brewhouse to stock up on specialty beers for gatherings, stockings or for Santa’s favorite cookie pairing. Need a last minute gift or stocking stuffer? The apparel shop will be open and stocked up with hiking socks, glassware and more. Lost Forty Brewing is located at 501 Byrd St. in Little Rock.