Head east to the beautiful stables of the Cheval Centre for a Christmas in the Country party this Saturday. The all-day event offers a Christmas tree lot, pony rides, hay rides, a horse drawn carriage, food and a bunch more. The John Wyrick Band will provide the tunes from 6 to 8 p.m.
Christmas in the Country: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Sat., Nov. 24; Cheval Centre, 9927 Fruitville Road, Sarasota; free; 343-0330 or chevalcentresarasota.com.