KISS 98.5 Kissmas Bash 2016. 6 p.m. KeyBank Center. A who’s who of pop radio showcase with The Chainsmokers, DNCE, Jake Miller, Daya, Jon Bellion, JoJo and Jacob Whitesides. $25-$85.
Slander B2B NGHTMRE. 8 p.m. Town Ballroom, 681 S. Main St. EDM double header with up-and-coming Trap/Dubstep artists. 852-3900. $25-$30.
Starry Night Theatre’s "A Christmas Carol." 7 p.m. at Ghostlight Theatre, 170 Schenck St., North Tonawanda. Dickens’ classic Christmas tale of redemption, and the spirit of giving. $18.
"A Christmas Story: The Musical." 7:30 p.m. at Shea’s Performing Arts Center, 646 Main St. Classic Christmas film adapted into a rollicking festive musical. 847-1410, sheas.org. $32-$67.
"A Christmas Carol." 7:30 p.m. at Alleyway Theatre, 1 Curtain Up Alley. Dickens’ classic Christmas tale. 852-2600. $30.
"The Chimes: A Goblin Story." 7:30 p.m. at Road Less Traveled Theatre, 500 Pearl St. A lesser-known Dickens tale of cherishing the ones you love. 629-3069. $35.
The Betsy Carmichael Christmas Special. 7:30 p.m. at O'Connell & Company, 4625 Harlem Road, Snyder. Betsy is back in holiday form at the Bingo Palace. 848-0800. $15-$30.
"Buffalo Pinocchio." 8 p.m. at New Phoenix Theatre, 95 Johnson Park. A Buffalo take on the classic fairy tale. 853-1334. Pay-what-you-can performance.
Tangos and More with Moshe Shulman and Chris Vasquez. 7 p.m. at Pausa Art House, 19 Wadsworth St. $10 general, $7 students.
Helium Presents: Horrible People plus an Ugly Sweater Party. 8 p.m. at Helium Comedy Club, 30 Mississippi St. Hosted by Josh Potter and featuring Angelo Corcimiglia, Brandon Trusso, Don Johnson, Allie Brady, Clayton Williams, Jameel Key, Jesse Winterhalter and Kevin Dillon. $12.