DJ.s on the evening. Skate Board King GAVIGATION. REGGAEDAVE & SPECIAL guest FOR THE evening,SHORTIE RANKING aka KING COSMIC SOUNDS (irie irie FM). SHOW TIME 7 TILL LATE
On Saturday Helen Wright and Dan James' touring show Stigma opens at Incubation/Dukes Court Studio (upstairs) off Mill St. Tues/Weds/Sat 11am-5pm. Thurs/Fri 11am-7pm.
And for the children there's Craft Club to make gorgeous gifts, angel mobiles and practical presents from 1-3pm, £5. Education Room, Silk Museum, Park Lane. Booking essential on: 01625 612045 (www.macclesfieldsilkmuseum)
Not for the children but definitely for me... the Echo Report support the X-Beavers at the Ship on Beech Lane from 8.30pm. (pic: powerhouse of rythmn from Echo Report facebook page)
Then there's the Christmas Dinner Dance, an evening of popular Rat Pack songs from 9-piece Not Quite Jazz in aid of the Children at Destiny Garden School in Africa. At Macc Town Hall 7.30pm £12.50 including hot buffet. Book on 01625 427022. (email@example.com)
At the Heritage Centre find Manchester Carols with Music by Sasha Johnson and words by Carol Ann Duffy. 7.30pm £16/£13/£7 under 18 free. NCO, Heritage Centre, Roe St. Tickets 01625 504114 and on the door. (www.ncorch.co.uk)
There's Jazz at the Arts Centre with Amy Roberts All Star Jazz Band. Bollington Arts Centre, Wellington Rd. 8pm and £8. 01625 574410 (www.bollingtonartscentre.org.uk)
Clonter Opera presents: Spirit of Christmas with the London Adventist Chorale and conducted by Ken Burton. Starts at 7pm costs £30/£25 (70 min supper interval) Clonter Opera Theatre, Swetteham Heath, Congleton 01260 224514 (www.clonteropera.com)
Macclesfield Oriana Choir play Handel's Messiah and Puccini's Messa di Gloria 7.30pm. £10. Tickets from Frazer's Travel Shop 01625 424215
And on Sunday... Bollington Festival Music Theatre present Labyrinth! local children are transported through time and space from Bollington's Labyrinth to the one in Crete where they face the Minotaur. 2.30 & 5pm. Bollington Arts Centre, Wellington Rd.
And to close in seasonal style... there's Tree Dressing with Macc RSPB Wildlife Explorers, their annual celebration of trees using natural materials to produce art & sculpture in the woods. From 1.30-3.30pm. Meet at Tytherington Family Worship Church Hall, Sandwhich Drive. Booking Essential on 07870 804413 (www.macclesfieldrspb.org.uk)