Family Night Disco Doors open at 7pm at the Ball Haye Green Sports and Social Club, Leek. All welcome. Details: 01538 398802.
Live Entertainment Doors open at 7pm at the Ball Haye Green Sports and Social Club, Leek. With duo Velvet Souls. Plus on Saturday with duo Nite Shift; and Sunday with singer Rick George. Plus on New Year's Eve with duo Karnival. Free admission and all welcome. Details: 01538 398802.
Friday December 27
Aladdin and his Magic Lamp 2.30pm at The Foxlowe Arts Centre, Market Place, Leek. Also on December 28 and 29, and January 3,4 and 5. Details: 01538 386112 or www.foxloweartscentre.co.uk.
Live Entertainment 9pm at Bank House, Hixon. Featuring Herbaceous Borders. Details: 01889 271091.
Festive Rock Night The Winking Man, Upperhulme, near Leek. Details: 01538 300361.
Saturday December 28
Little Red Riding Hood Doors open at 12.15pm at the Ball Haye Green Sports and Social Club in Leek. The annual family focused pantomime at the club, starting at 1pm. Admission £4 adults and £2 children. Family ticket (two adults and two children) £10. Details: 01538 398802.
Live Music 9.30pm at The Black Swan, Sheepmarket, Leek. Featuring rock and blues band Tumblin' Dice. Free admission.
Sunday December 29
Music Club 5pm-7.30pm at The Dog and Partridge, Marchington. This wee with Cajun act Li'l Jim. Details: 01283 820394.
Monday December 30
Festive Mark-it Sessions 9.30am-10.30am at East Drive Car Park, St Edward's Park in Cheddleton; 11am-12noon at Grange Road in Cheddleton; 1pm-2.30pm at Johnstone Avenue in Werrington; and 3pm-4.45pm at Morrisons Car Park in Cheadle. Police will be on hand offering people to have their electrical items, bicycles, etc marked with a UV pen to then be registered on Immobilise. Also on Tuesday at 9am-10am at Ipstones Fire Station; 10.30am-11.30am at Alton Village Hall; 1pm-2pm at Tean High Street; and 2.30pm-3.30pm at the Library Car Park in Blythe Bridge. For further details go online to www.immobilise.com
New Year's Eve
New Years Eve Raceday Uttoxeter Racecourse. Start the New Year celebrations early with a day at the races. Details: www.uttoxeter-racecourse.co.uk
New Year's Eve Ceilidh 8.30pm-12.30am at Bagnall Village Hall. Featuring the Claret Ceilidh Band. Ticket only event. £10 available by calling 01538 361306 or 07752 400865. Take your own food and drink. Profits to the Disaster Relief.
New Year's Party 8pm until late in The Function Room at The Winking Man, Upperhulme, near Leek. Details: 01538 300361.
New Year Knees Up 6pm-1pm at The Dog and Partridge, Marchington, near Uttoxeter. Featuring music by DJ Zon the Knight. The venue's restaurant will be open as usual. To book a table call 01283 820394.
Family Night 7.30pm at Werrington Village Hall. A family celebration with disco and buffet. Tickets £12.50 (children under six years free admission). Details and tickets: 07513 730851 or 07982 430210.
New Year's Eve Party Doors will open at 8pm at The Central Club, Market Street, Leek. Featuring live music by Smile. Tickets £5 available from Bits and Bytes Computer Shop in Bath Street, Leek.