Thursday, December 24
Nathan Douglas’ photography explores the peculiar side of Americana, with subjects such as a toy monkey on a couch. Free, Brett Wesley Gallery, 702-483-8844; BrettWesleyGallery.com.
Kate Gilmore and Franklin Evans transform your discarded material possessions into new pieces of art. Free, P3 Studio at the Cosmopolitan, 5-10 p.m., 702-698-7440; CosmopolitanLasVegas.com.
Friday, December 25
The Hateful Eight
Get into the holiday spirit by seeing the 70mm “roadshow” version of Quentin Tarantino’s R-rated, ultraviolent Western. AMC Town Square 18, multiple daily showings; AMCTheatres.com.
Saturday, December 26
A Holiday Tribute to the Rolling Stones
Nobody comes close to Jagger and Richards, but an all-star local supergroup will try … and try … and try. Free, Bunkhouse, 9 p.m., 702-854-1414; BunkhouseDowntown.com.
The local hard rock quintet rocks hard in Hard Rock. $15, Vinyl in Hard Rock Hotel, 8 p.m., 702-693-5000; HardRockHotel.com.
Comedy Central Roast’s resident loudmouth brings her edgy humor and biting wit to Vegas. $50, Sands Showroom in the Venetian, 8 p.m., 702-414-9000; Venetian.com.
Grab some drinks and check out music videos from the likes of Ariel Pink, Of Montreal, Tame Impala and more at DTLV’s only music video bar. Free, Oddfellows, 702-834-3377; OddfellowsVegas.com.
Get your post-Christmas dose of hip-hop and top 40 sounds from a band, not a DJ. Free, In Sunset Station, 10 p.m. 702-547-7777; SunsetStation.SCLV.com.
Sunday, December 27
One of Glam Metal’s greatest teams up with Alice Cooper on its Final Tour. $19-$42, MGM Grand Garden Arena, 7 p.m., 702-531-3826; MGMGrand.com.
The Fab Four
This Emmy Award-winning Beatles tribute band takes the extra step and changes costumes as they cycle through the hits. $30, Suncoast Showroom, 7:30 p.m., 702-284-7777; SuncoastCasino.com.
Monday, December 28
Live music, poetry, comedy and everything else that happens when people have one beer too many. Free, Hop Nuts Brewing, 7 p.m., 702-816-5371; HopNutsBrewing.com.
Tuesday, December 29
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
Remember the 1990s swing revival? They do. $22, Orleans Showroom, 8 p.m., 702-284-7777; OrleansCasino.com.
Wednesday, December 30
Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox
Hear pop hits with vintage flair. Their Aretha Franklin-style cover of “Hello” kinda kills. $50, Rose.Rabbit.Lie at the Cosmopolitan, 8 p.m., 702-698-7440; CosmopolitanLasVegas.com.
Bobby Meader Music
Local punk rockers hit a Fremont East bar before they hit the road. Free, The Griffin, 10 p.m., 702-382-0577; Facebook.com/TheOfficial.VegasGriffin.