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FRIDAY

“The Favourite” opens in theaters — The latest film from director Yorgos Lanthimos lives up to its lofty name.

“Phantasmagoria” opens at the Vanderelli Room Black, Out, and Proud’s Red Velvet Holiday Fundraiser Party The Bottle Rockets at Rumba Cafe Malt Adult Nite #11 at Skylab The Castros at A&R Music Bar

SATURDAY

Gelatinus Cube record release at the Shrunken Head — Celebrate the release of this local band’s new record, Wild Animal Land, with support from Why Omen and Friendly Faux.

Figgy Fest at Ace of Cups Columbus Dance Theatre’s “Matchgirl” Cliffsmas at Spacebar Over the Rhine plays the Southern Theatre Legacy Smokehouse opens in Hilliard

SUNDAY

“Back of the Bus” exhibition at Columbus Museum of Art — The Columbus Museum of Art hosts this exhibition of illustrations from the award-winning children’s book.

The Outer Vibe at Rumba Cafe “A Charlie Brown Christmas Live on Stage” at Palace Theatre