The Oakeside Culture Center holds murder mystery performance Murder Under the Mistletoe on Friday night. Tickets are $64.95 and include dinner, show, tax and gratuity. Cash bar available. Call for reservations or more info: 973-429-0960.
The Christmas Festival at the Bloomfield Presbyterian Church on the Green is Saturday at 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., with craft and sales and appearances by children’s author John Bonnet and Santa Claus.
The Bloomfield Historical Society Museum is open on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. For more information, call 973-748-5146 or visit bloomfieldhistorical.org.
The Bloomfield Recreation Department is holding a holiday house decoration contest. Submit a digital photo and/or entry form via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or in person to the Bloomfield Civic Center, 84 Broad Street by Dec. 13. The winner will be announced by Dec. 21 and will receive a free family dinner at Angelo’s Restaurant and Pizzeria.