PERMIAN BASIN, TX (KWES) - Looking for something to do this weekend? NewsWest 9 has all the fun and exciting stuff for you AND your family to experience December 21 through December 23.

Permian Basin Weekend 12/21-12/23: Events for the whole family
(Source: KWES)
  • Dueling Pianos

Midland Beer Garden is hosting an interactive piano show called “The Eighty Eights Show.” The show includes a live duo performance with dueling pianos and becomes an engaging, unscripted excursion that leaves the crowd anticipating what will happen next. Shows will be at 9 p.m. on Dec. 21 and Dec. 22

  • The Nutcracker

The Midland Festival Ballet will be performing their 25th anniversary production of “The Nutcracker" on December 22. The cast will include over 100 local performers, MFB Alumna Lindsey Croop, Anthony Spaulding of the Dance Theatre of Harlem and others from Ballet San Antonio, Boulder Ballet, etc.

  • Christmas concert

David Dunn will be at Midland Bible Church on December 23 for a free Christmas concert. The concert will start at 7 p.m.

  • Crossroads Christmas Party

Crossroads in Odessa is offering a Christmas party for the community December 21-23. Guests can expect to hear lots of Christmas music, with special effects and lighting, as well as an interactive show for all ages.

  • Christmas light flights

The High Sky Wing is back for the fifth year providing people the opportunity to see the Christmas lights of Midland in a fun and unique way. If you’re interested, you can ride in a C-45, a World War II aircraft and fly over Midland with a beautiful holiday view through the December 23.

  • Very Merry Midland
Very Merry Midland is open in Downtown Midland through December 22 and this year will feature some new and exciting sights. There will be a giant inflatable snow globe to take pictures in and games and activities, including ice skating.
  • Starbright Village
Starbright Village, the annual display of lighted Christmas scenes, is open through New Year’s Day. Starbright Village also includes Santa Land, where children can meet Santa from 7 to 9 p.m. through December 21.
  • West Texas North Pole Village

The West Texas North Pole Village is returning to Ector County during the month of December. The village is open now and will go on until Dec. 23.

  • Comanche Trail Festival of Lights

The Comanche Trail Festival of Lights is open through Dec. 25. The light show boasts over a million lights on display in the Comanche Trail Park in Big Spring.