YOUR WEEKEND: NOVEMBER 23-November 26
Sonoma County’s beloved dance band Hot Grubb bring their satisfyingly upbeat sound to the Twin Oaks Roadhouse. The perfect way to purge your Black Friday blues. First set 8:30 p.m. No cover. 5745 Old Redwood Hwy. TwinOaksRoadhouse.com.
Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk
Postponed last October, this vibrant, exciting, music-filled documentary finally arrives at the Mystic Theatre. Narrated by the great Iggy Pop, the film was executive produced by none other than Green Day. Screening at the Mystic, the movie draws from a variety of voices and viewpoints, and is powered by tunes from some of the most famous (and infamous) Bay Area punk bands of all time. 8 p.m. $20. 21 N. Petaluma Blvd. MysticTheatre.com.
Santa arrives at the Turning Basin
Kris Kringle and his merry main squeeze (that would be Mrs. Claus) will be arriving at noon via tugboat, pulling into the Petaluma River turning basin to much fanfare and frivolity. Meet and greet and other activities will follow at the River Plaza Shopping Center.
REVIVE: Fire relief concert
The Phoenix Theater hosts this massive multi-artist concert, a Black Friday benefit for those displaced and hurt by the October firestorm. The show features Sage the Gemini, P-Lo, Shabazz, Nef the Pharoah, Bobby Brackins, DJ Amen, and “special guests.” Show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets $25-$50. The Phoenix Theater, 201 E. Washington St. ThePhoenixTheater.com.
T Sisters with Ismay
The sensational T Sisters, blending pop, folk and Americana with sharp instrumentation and stunning acapella, will be joined by singing-songwriting special guest Ismay. Mystic Theatre, 8 p.m. $20. 21 N. Petaluma Blvd. MysticTheatre.com
Playing “hard swinging jazz” with an eclectic ensemble, Alan Early glides into the Aqus Café for an afternoon of hot melodies and cool tunes. 2 p.m. No cover. Aqus Café, 198 H St. Aqus.com.