1. “Miracle of Christmas: Live at the Zoo.” A re-enactment of the Christmas story featuring animals from the zoo. Music before and after each 20-minute pageant, presented three times each night at 7 p.m., 7:45 p.m. and 8:30 p.m., Dec. 21, 22 and 23. http://www.metrorichmondzoo.com.
2. “Glorious Christmas Nights.” The West End Assembly of God's annual holiday spectacle. Dec. 1-12, performance times vary. 754-0738. http://www.gloriouschristmasnights.com.