Cinema @ Scotland St. presents ‘Lady Bird’: This award-winning film looks at a year in the life of a headstrong teenage girl. 7 p.m. Wednesday. Williamsburg Regional Library, 515 Scotland St. Free.
Cardmaking: Find some inspiration for your holiday greetings as part of the library’s Year of Making. 1 p.m. Sunday at the Stryker Center, 412 N. Boundary St. Reservations required, call 757-259-4050. Free.
Holiday Handbell Concert: Bruton Parish Tarpley Ringers and the Handbell Choir from First Baptist Church on Scotland Street, along with organist Dr. JanEl, join forces for this holiday favorite. 8 p.m. Tuesday at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, 201 W. Duke of Gloucester St. Free, but free will offering accepted.
‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’: Laugh along with this musical comedy about a fictional spelling bee. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. Kimball Theatre; tickets available at the theater box office, by calling 757-221-2674 or bit.ly/2Ecxita.
Holiday Duo Recital: Spencer & Beane — Matthew Spencer and Mei-Li Beane, violin, viola, guitar and voice — present their Candlelight Christmas Concert at 8 p.m. Thursday at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, 201 W. Duke of Gloucester St. Free, but free-will offering accepted.
Advent Festival of Lessons and Carols: The Saint Bede Music Ministry presents a candlelit service of choral music, Scripture readings and traditional congregational hymns of the season. 7 p.m., Tuesday, St. Bede Catholic Church, 3686 Ironbound Road. Free
Crystal Carols Concert: Dean Shostak performs holiday favorites on glass armonica, glass handbells and glass violin. 7 p.m. Monday. Williamsburg Library Theater, 515 Scotland St. $10.
10 million lights: 1,500 trees with 20,000 ornaments at the new Busch Gardens Railway and Christmas Town is greeting holiday lovers for its 10th anniversary season. 2-10 p.m. Friday and Sunday; noon to 10 p.m. Saturday. Busch Gardens. Ticket prices vary; visit buschgardens.com/williamsburg/tickets.
Ford’s Colony Dance Band’s Happy Holidays Concert: Get into the spirit of the season as we head into Grand Illumination weekend. 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Williamsburg Regional Library, 515 Scotland St. Free
Field Dayz Fest: Enjoy a day of craft beer, food and music hosted by Precarious Beer Project to benefit the kids at CHKD. 2-8 p.m. Saturday, at the lawns in front of the Arts Museum of Colonial Williamsburg, 326 Francis St. $15 in advance at bit.ly/2r9yx2Y; $25 day of event.