Good Night Mrs. Puffin on stage: Paradise, Lancaster County: A beloved character returns just in time for Christmas 2015. Mrs Puffin is back, with performances running Oct. 31 through Dec. 27 at Rainbow Dinner Theatre, 3065 Lincoln Highway East. Mrs. Puffin is a mostly good-natured lady that can see the future, but what she sees isn't always crystal clear. As a family plans a Christmas Wedding, Mrs. Puffin arrives to tell them it will never happen, although she's not sure why. For tickets and showtimes, visit rainbowcomedy.com.
Chef Challenge: York: You get to be the judge as two local chefs use a mystery ingredient to create three courses at 6 p.m. Nov. 11 at YorKitchen, 37 West Clarke Avenue. The chefs will have just 30 to 45 minutes for each course to slice, dice, sauce, and sauté their way to winning. This is a BYOB event. Tickets are $60 each. Visit yorkitchen.com for details.
A Christmas Story on stage: Lancaster: A live production of the beloved holiday movie will take the stage Nov. 12 through Dec. 23 at the Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre, 510 Centerville Road. This musical will bring your favorite scenes to life with Ralphie, his Red Ryder BB gun, the frozen flagpole and that famous leg lamp. For showtimes and ticket information, visit dutchapple.com.
Greater York Antiques Show: West Manchester Township: Nearly 85 art and antiques dealers will present Americana merchandise and accessories from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. November 13 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. November 14 in the Utz Arena at the York Expo Center, 334 Carlisle Ave. Inventory will include 18th and 19th century furniture, glass, fine antique jewelry, clocks, paintings, and more. Tickets are $12. For details, visit mitchelldisplays.com.
VeggieTales Live!: Spring Garden Township: VeggieTales Live! Little Kids Do Big Things is a must-see, fun filled celebration for families and VeggieTales fans of all ages, taking the stage at 2 and 6 p.m. November 14 at the Pullo Center, 1031 Edgecomb Avenue. Join the VeggieTales crew in a musical show that celebrates that with help and faith, even little kids can do big things too! Tickets are $10, $25 and $38. Visit pullocenter.york.psu.edu for details.
Sip, Savor and Explore: Central PA and Northern MD: Go behind the scenes to learn about the just-pressed harvests and sample a selection of wine and cider from noon to 5 p.m. November 14 and 15 at 20 wineries and distilleries on the Mason-Dixon Wine Trail. The Wine Just Off The Vine event also takes place November 20 and 21. Tickets are $20. Call 1-888-858-YORK or visit MasonDixonWineTrail.com for locations and details.