The indicates admission is $5 or less, or free. Full price is listed; the * denotes lower price for students, seniors, military, members and/or children. Call venue for details.
St. Elizabeth School Kids Praise Choir, Christmas music, 4-4:30 p.m., Ala Moana Center stage; free. 955-9517.
Oahu Civic Orchestra and the Ecumenical Chorale, Christmas favorites, conducted by Aaron Mahi and Roy Yanagida, 7 p.m., Makua Ali'i Senior Center; repeats 7:30 p.m. Dec. 13 at Aloha Tower Marketplace and 7:30 p.m. Dec. 20 at First Baptist Church Windward; free. 261-6127.
Tresemble, with Jeff Peterson, part of Chamber Music Hawaii's 2003-2004 season, 7:30 p.m., Doris Duke Theatre; $20. 524-0815, ext. 245.
Kokoro Ni Hikari Wo, Christmas music, 8-9 p.m., Ala Moana Center stage; free. 955-9517.
"Mostly Italian R&B," UH Symphony performing music of Rossini and Resphigi, 8 p.m., Blaisdell Concert Hall; 10*. 95-MUSIC.
FAIRS & FESTIVALS
Hawaiian Arts and Crafts, on display and available for purchase, 9 a.m.-noon, Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort; free. 922-6611.
Merry Mele Festival, food, prizes and entertainment for family, 6-8 p.m., Kailua Elementary School; $5*. 266-7878.
Mokichi Okada Association Health Activities, jorei, flower arranging and Japanese tea ceremony, 7:30-9:30 a.m., Pearlridge Center Uptown, second level; free. 488-0981.
Wave Waikiki & Bacardi's Ultimate Bartending Competition, between 13 finalists from local restaurants/bars, 9 p.m., Wave Waikiki; $10*. www.wavewaikiki.com.
Modern World, '80s rock, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Mai Tai Bar. 282-4850.