From the mighty Mouseketeer imprint that brought you Grace Potter & the Nocturnals, who loaded up Stubb’s for two nights earlier this month, comes another breakout with pipes to match. Zsuzsanna Eva Ward, soon to be known as the American Adele thanks to her debut LP Til the Casket Drops (Hollywood Records), doesn’t just torch twang with her Skyfall vox. She’s hip (Kendrick Lamar), hop (Freddie Gibbs), and soul-searing. Say you saw her here first. L.A.’s harmonious, chamber roots trio Yellow Red Sparks opens. – Raoul Hernandez
In celebration of Tarantino's 20 years of making movies, the screening will be accompanied by a special biographical film and a hand-picked selection of Tarantino's inspirational movie trailers. Read a full review of Pulp Fiction.
7PM, Cinemark Cedar Park, 1335 E. Whitestone, Cedar Park
This comedy for the whole family is a cherished holiday tradition, now with a new twist written by Miguel Angel Santana. Directed by Alejandro Pedemonte for the Austin Latino Theatre Alliance, performed in Spanish with English surtitles. Through Dec. 15. Thu.-Sat., 8pm. Extra show: Sat., Dec. 8, 4pm. $18 ($13, students, seniors)
The South Austin Popular Culture Center presents this "visual history through T-shirts," chronicling the rise and fall of bands and venues, charting that storied sequence across the public strata of the cotton upper-body garments once relegated to underwear but now (for decades, now) more akin to personal billboards of opinion and taste. Through Dec. 23.
Need something Austin-y (art, jewelry, prints, clothing, etc., whatnot, and then some) for a loved one this year? More than 125 artists and artisans will help you with your gifting conundrums. Special events occur throughout the month of December, so shop early and often. Through Dec. 24, 10am-10pm, everyday. Free.
Whisky lovers, rejoice – it's festival time again and they'll be pouring from more than 50 different bottles of whisky with distillers on hand to answer questions. Proceeds benefit the Capital Area Food Bank. 7-10pm. $45 ($40, advance).
Kids and parents are invited to create their own sugary abodes made from locally baked gingerbread. Through Dec. 23: Wednesdays, 10am; Thursdays, 10am, 3:30pm; Fridays & Saturdays, 10am, 12:30, & 3:30pm; Sundays, 12:30 & 3:30pm. $35 ($30, members).
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.
Guess who's coming to WTF? Rebecca and Stanley Roy must be quaking in their figgy pudding knowing that Silky Shoemaker, Little Stolen Moments, Mitzy Myers, and Russell Reed are headed back to town for this magical baconator weekend of holiday hullaballoo. Thu.-Sat., Dec. 13-15, 8:30pm. $12.