Dispatch Magazine Managing Editor Molly McGill stopped by the CYY studios to give us her weekly rundown of some of the coolest Portland holiday events, theatre and live music happening in and around city this weekend.

From the Christmas Tree Lighting in Monument Square on Friday to a "Christmas Carol" at the Portland Stage Company and Plaid Friday, Molly has you covered as you think of ways to use all of those Thanksgiving dinner left overs.

Dispatch and CYY have teamed up so that we can bring you the information you want every week about the coolest stuff happening in Portland and all points Maine.

Watch Molly give you the skinny on all of the coolest stuff going on. Also search Dispatch's complete list of events below for everything happening in Maine.