Big Three: Top events Saturday and Sunday in Metro Detroit
1. "A Christmas Carol" at Meadow Brook Theatre: A regional tradition for 37 years, this production returns for its holiday season run. Thomas D. Mahard returns in his role as Ebenezer Scrooge for the 33rd year. 2 and 6:30 p.m. Sat and 2 p.m. Sun. (through Dec. 23). $23. Wilson Hall, Room 207, Rochester Hills. (248) 377-3300.
2. Martin Lawrence at Little Caesars Arena: Comedian, sitcom star, movie actor, director and producer Martin Lawrence comes to town with his “Lit AF Tour,” which also includes comedians Rickey Smiley, DeRay Davis, Deon Cole, Benji Brown and Clayton Thomas. 7:30 p.m. Sat. $45 and up. 2645 Woodward, Detroit. (313) 471-7000.
3. Made to Eat in Michigan at Leon & Lulu: Shop and sample from around 20 local, small-batch food vendors. Stock up for gifts or holiday cooking. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun. 96 W. 14 Mile, Clawson. (248) 288-3600.