The winter (and holiday season!) is just around the corner, so make sure you take advantage of the not-yet-freezing weather to check out these upcoming events (and maybe get some shopping done, too!).

It’s a tale as old as time – and now you can see it live. The Young People’s Theatre Production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. The Broadway musical version runs from Nov. 6 to Dec. 31. Recommended for children five years and up, this classic, much-loved tale is sure to thrill adults and kids alike. More:Beauty and the Beast

The Kris Kringle Crawl on Nov. 18 and 26 (plus two dates in December) will not only get you into the holiday spirit, but help you celebrate the city, too. The Foodies on Foot tour will take you by transit on a special holiday food shopping spree around the city. Enjoy food samples at fave shops and restaurants, and buy gifts for the foodies on your list. More: Kris Kringle Crawl

Fifty local artisans and vendors will gather under one roof for The Trinity Bellwoods Flea – Christmas is Coming Market on Nov. 19. Count on finding the perfect gifts for your loved ones while enjoying local food, drinks and music. Bonus: admission is free. Plus, you can bring your furry friends. More: The Trinity Bellwoods Flea – Christmas is Coming Market

Elf the Musical will be in town from Nov. 21 to Nov. 26. This beloved modern-day classic about Buddy, the human orphan who was raised by elves in the North Pole, is sure to delight the entire family! More: Elf the Musical