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Film, Library of Congress Packard Campus, Culpeper. "Fandango" (1985): Five college students in 1971 Texas go on a last road trip together as they face graduation, marriage and the draft for the Vietnam War. Madison County resident Marvin J. McIntyre, who plays spaced-out parachute school instructor Truman Sparks in the film, will be on hand after the screening for a Q&A and will introduce "Proof," the 16-minute student film he starred in that was the basis for "Fandango." With Kevin Costner, Judd Nelson, Sam Robards and Marvin J. McIntyre. Road trip comedy. Color. See Dec. 6 listing.
"Fire on the Rappahannock," Ferry Farm and Kenmore. See Dec. 7 listing.
Gingerbread House Contest and Exhibit: "Songs of the Holidays," Historic Kenmore.
"Window Wonderland," downtown Fredericks-burg. See Dec. 6 listing.
Concert in Lights, The Village at Towne Centre. See Dec. 6 listing.
"Second Saturdays at the Museum," Market Square. Children learn about the Civil War and the life of a drummer boy in the Battle of Fredericksburg. Sponsored by Fredericksburg Area Museum and Cultural Center. 1-3 p.m. Free. 540/371-3037.
Open Hangar Day, Commemorative Air Force, Culpeper Regional Airport, 12499 Beverly Ford Road, Brandy Station. Tours of the hangar/museum and historic military aircraft. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. 540/727-0018; nationalcapitolsquadron.org.
"Holly, Ivy and Crystal," Highland Center for the Arts, 597 Broadview Ave., Warrenton. Presented by The American Children of SCORE (String, Choral, Orff and Recorder Ensemble). 3 p.m. 540/428-2313; scoremusicensemble.org.
The Spotsylvanians Community Chorus, Spotsylvania Middle School, 8801 Courthouse Road. 8 p.m. Runs again Dec. 9. spotsylvanians.com.
Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Fredericksburg, 25 Chalice Circle, Stafford. Ann Rabson with Steve Rabson, The Wild Roots, Andra Faye and Scott, Bob Margolin, M.S.G.--The Acoustic Blues Trio, Nubii, Ian Walters, Maria Woodford, Roddy Barnes, Phil Wiggins and Gaye Adegbalola. 7 p.m. $20. uuffva.org.
"The Best Christmas Pageant Event," Wilderness Community Church. See Dec. 7 listing.
"Godspell," Fredericksburg Academy. See Dec. 7 listing.
"The Farnsdale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society's Production of A Christmas Carol," Central Rappahannock Regional Library. See Dec. 7 listing.
"The Nutcracker Ballet," James Monroe High School, 2300 Washington Ave. Performed by the Fredericksburg Academy of Ballet. 7 p.m. $16 in advance, $18 at the door, ages 2 and younger free. Runs again Dec. 9. 540/371-6781; acadofballet.com.
Get in the holiday spirit with this lovely piece, "Lights" by Cathy Herndon, featured in an all-member show at Art First Gallery through December. Don't forget to check out other works at downtown galleries during First Friday and meet the artists, too, at Friday night's receptions!
NOW BOARDING: The Rappahannock Model Railroaders will hold its 14th annual Model Train Display and Show at the Fredericksburg Eagles Lodge this Saturday and Sunday. The club's modular O-Gauge train layout will also be on display! Admission is $7 for adults and $1 for children 4-12. Plus, there will be model train vendors. For more information, visit rmrrs.com.