Knoxville — This week, a family favorite returns. The Ice Chalet presents its 31st annual Nutcracker on Ice before the holidays to share the classic Christmas tale.

The Ice Chalet will have six shows and five days of fun and excitement in all, with skaters of all ages and skill levels performing on ice.

Each plays an important role in telling this famous Christmas story.

The show runs from December 5 to December 9. Performances begin at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday through Saturday, with a 2:00 p.m. matinee on Saturday and Sunday as well.

Tickets range in price from $15 to $35. For more information or to purchase tickets, click here.