On the cover: Get merry

December is here, and that means lights, music and much more. We round up some of the holiday events happening this weekend and beyond. On Sunday, the official opening night for the Trail of Lights, look for our story about the 50th anniversary of that Austin tradition. (In our cover photo, Xavier Martinez of Austin sports a Rudolph-inspired nose at last year’s Trail. Photo by Rodolfo Gonzalez/American-Statesman.) Page 10

MOVIES

Joe Gross reviews "The Babadook," which he says feels both retro and modern. Page 33

A-LIST

See photos from last weekend and find out where we’ll be next. Page 32

DINING

Matthew Odam reviews Olamaie, which offers a Southern-inspired menu. Page 4

MUSIC

Mr. Rocket Baby reunites for show that includes a Hedwig tribute band. Page 21