MUSIC: Shawn Holt, 8 p.m. Monday, Zoo Bar, 136 N. 14th St.
Shawn Holt continues a family tradition and pays homage to his father, Morris "Magic Slim" Holt by playing the blues at the Zoo on Christmas night.
ART: "Now's The Time," ends Dec. 31, Sheldon Museum of Art, 11th and R streets.
It's the last week to catch Sheldon's and Lincoln's best exhibition of the year -- a survey of the museum's abstract expressionist paintings and sculpture.
FILM: "Darkest Hour," Grand Cinema, 1101 P St.
Gary Oldman gives an Oscar-bound performance as Winston Churchill in this film that covers the British Prime Minister's activities and impressive speeches in 1940.
MUSIC: Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal 5th Anniversary Show, 8 p.m. Friday, Bourbon Theatre, 1415 O St.
In December 2012, soul singer and keyboardist Josh Hoyer introduced his new band to Lincoln with a Zoo Bar show. Five years, five albums, tours of the U.S. and Europe and a name change later, Hoyer and the band will celebrate five years together.
FILM: "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," various theaters.
The must-see movie of the holiday season, the latest installment of the "Star Wars" saga had the second-largest opening weekend for any film ever.