Saturday Night Meltdown at Laconia Ice Arena. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Live DJ, public skating laser light show, games and prizes. All ages welcome.
Tree lighting and coat drive kick-off at Laconia Harley-Davidson. 3 to 5 p.m. Live music and ice sculptor, refreshments.
Annual Laconia Holiday Parade featuring floats, high school bands, and marchers presented by the Laconia Main Street Program and the Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce. Parade leaves at 11 a.m. from Wyatt Park in Laconia.
The Carolyn Ramsay Band performs at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. followed by the performance at 8 p.m. Admission is $12. BYOB.
Lakes Region Holiday Craft Fair will be held at the Opechee Conference Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information call 528-4014.
The Local Eatery hosts a speical breakfast dining opportunity before the 2013 Laconia Holiday Parade to benefit the Lakes Region Food Network's Veggie Round-Up Project. 8 a.m. and noon at the Local Eatery in downtown Laconia.
The annual Gilmanton Craft Fair will be held at the Gilmanton School from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Holiday Bazaar held at the Tilton Senior Center. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the AutoServ Agway. Price is $15 per table plus a donation for the auction table. For more information call 491-8547.
Al-Anon Meeting at the Lakes Region General Hospital in Laconia. 8 to 9:15 p.m. each Saturday in the first-floor conference room Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.
All compulsive eaters are welcome to attend the Overeaters Anonymous meeting held each Saturday morning from 11 to 12 at the Franklin Hospital.
Narcotics Anonymous meeting. 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Society (172 Pleasant Street) in Laconia.
The New Horizons Band of the Lakes Region meets every Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Music Clinic on Rte 3 in Belmont. All musicians welcome. For more information call 528-6672 or 524-8570.