Parkas and gloves will be needed in Sienna Plantation Dec. 5 and 6, as the forecast calls for snow and fun at the community’s Frost Fest.

Event-goers will be able to frolic in 30,000 pounds of snow 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 5 and 6, at Sienna’s Village of Sawmill Lake. Inflatables will add to the fun and people will be able to take holiday pictures in a life-sized snow globe. Radio station Sunny 99.1 will be on-site playing Christmas music.

Holiday shoppers will find the Nov. 20 Riverstone Holiday Market a must-attend event, with dozens of vendors offering unique gift items for the entire family.

The annual market is set for 5-9 p.m. in the elegant surrounds of The Club at Riverstone, 18353 University Boulevard. In addition to shopping, event-goers will be treated to light hors d’oeuvres, signature cocktails and a custom shopping bag. The event is open to the public; admission is one canned good, which will be donated to a local food pantry.

Christmas is in the air at Sienna Plantation’s 10th annual Gingerbread Market set for 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, at Club Sienna, 9600 Scanlan Trace.

Bargain hunters will be able to find a treasure trove of items during Riverstone’s semi-annual garage sale 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 17.

A variety of clothes, furniture, toys, books, games, kitchenware and more will be sold at the Creekstone Village Recreation Center, 5438 Creekstone Village Drive. More than 50 families are expected to participate.