“Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” Flashback Party. Witches and wizards across Central Texas are invited to EVO for a special screening of the first film in the “Harry Potter” series. Show up in your favorite Hogwarts attire; plus, take a Hogwarts House sorting quiz and enjoy a specialty butterbeer menu. Alcoholic options will also be available, such as a shot of spiced rum or butterscotch schnapps. 2 and 7 p.m. Nov. 27. $6.50-$8. 3200 Kyle Crossing, Kyle. 512-523-9009, evo-entertainment.com/movies/184/Flashback-Cinema
Theater & dance
“A Christmas Carol” at Zach Theatre. Austin's most rockin' holiday tradition returns to make merry with new music and surprises to get the party started. Zach Theatre's adaptation of the Dickens classic infuses the traditional Victorian story with a score that spans all genres and eras. Marc Pouhé stars as Ebenezer Scrooge and the Tony-nominated Mary Bridget Davies as Ghost of Christmas Present. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday through Dec. 29. $30-$112. 202 S. Lamar Blvd. zachtheatre.org
“As You Like It.” Austin Shakespeare will bring together one of Shakespeare’s most romantic comedies with music from some of Austin’s talented songwriters and starring Emily Christine Smith as Rosalind, who, disguised as a man, tests the love of Matthew Wagner’s Orlando. The 16-member cast features singers, too. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday through Dec. 8. $18-$45. The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside Drive. thelongcenter.org.
Angélica Rahe at Mohawk indoor. The Spanish American artist, who did a stint as music director, guitarist and backup singer for Kali Uchis, quietly relocated her American home base to Austin over the last year. She’s gearing up for the release of her debut full-length album in February and just dropped the lead single “Como Yo.” This show is the kickoff for a national and international tour that will stretch into early 2020. Camera Cult and Cure for Paranoia open. 7 p.m. Nov. 27. $10-$13. 912 Red River St. mohawkaustin.com — Deborah Sengupta Stith
Hill Country Turkey Trot. Too far away from the Austin core to feel like partaking in the 29th annual ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot through downtown? No problem. Runners in Lakeway can partake in their own Thanksgiving Day run with the annual Hill Country Turkey Trot, hosted by the Hills of Lakeway Country Club. Proceeds from the 5K race benefit Lake Travis ISD schools. 8:30 a.m. Nov. 28, with 9:45 a.m. awards. $20-$30. The Hills Country Club, 26 Club Estates Parkway. lteducationfoundation.org/events/turkey-trot — Johanna Grestchel