The Apoca-X-mas Holiday Show: Seasonal classics and originals crooned by local rock acts Lotus Effect, Seldom, Shot Dead Sunday and Empty Shells. Wear red or green to qualify for door prizes. 8 p.m. at Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak; 713-862-3838.
Martin Burniston: Burniston's singalong event is among the season's most festive. It's also one of the longest-running. This is Burniston's 24th annual show with dinner. 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 2 (children's show) and 7 p.m. Saturday at McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk; 713-528-5999.