Get into the holiday spirit this weekend:
23rd Annual Trees of Hope Holiday Spectacular: Dec. 1-Dec. 9, Long Wharf Maritime Center, 555 Long Wharf Dr., New Haven, rmh-ct.org.
Mystic Seaport's Lantern Light Tours: Weekends Dec. 1-Dec. 27, every 15 minutes from 5 p.m., Mystic Seaport, 75 Greenmanville Ave., Mystic, (888) 973-2767, mysticseaport.org.
The Ivoryton Illuminations: Dec. 1, 5-8 p.m., Village of Ivoryton, ivorytonplayhouse.org.
Hamden's Silverbell's Celebration: Dec. 1, 2-6 p.m., Hamden Town Center Park, 2761 Dixwell Ave., Hamden, (203) 287-2546.