Free food, refreshments, and feral punk with the local Francophiles. RSVP
The Russian director of I Am Cuba and The Cranes Are Flying, who is known for his fluid and lengthy camera takes, filmed this fact-based drama about a geological expedition to Siberia.
7PM, Violet Crown Cinema, 434 W. Second
OK, the PR tells us that "an international cast of more than 30 artists costumed as holiday ornaments come to life and perform astonishing feats of disbelief," but we know that the feats they perform more accurately inspire disbelief in others. Still, these feats are indeed astonishing, as a panoply of traditional wintertide revels are brought to brightly staged life by some of the best, high-flyingest acrobats in the world. Nov. 20-25. Tue., 8pm; Wed., 2 & 7:30pm; Fri.-Sat., 2 & 7:30pm; Sun., 2pm. $29-59
Features an exhibition by artist Paul Pfeiffer and a display of James Naismith's 1891 document the Original Rules of Basketball. You won't want to miss this in-depth and historical look into the sport of basketball. Runs through Jan. 13, 2013.
Bike with the butchie babes and betties every Tuesday. Contact for route info. Tuesdays, 7pm. Free.
Q Austin, 2906 Medical Arts, 845/642-7069
LGBT night at Lincoln Village's tastiest spot, with Lauren YellaStud and SDot SwaggaRipe, Gina DJgiiq Laughland, and bartender Alexis Wilder. Tuesdays, 9pm. Free.