Editor's note: This removes the Island Hotel mid-week specials, which are no longer offered, according to a hotel spokeswoman.
Rriiccee, featuring actor and musician Vincent Gallo, performs at the Detroit Bar, 843 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa. Tickets are $15 and the show is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.detroitbar.com.
Salute To Our Veterans
The Costa Mesa historical society invites residents to come hear WWII Capt. Bob Meyer in person at 2 p.m. at 1870 Anaheim Ave., Costa Mesa. Meyer will lead a discussion titled: "Down and Go — the story of WWII Glider Pilots." For more information, visit http://www.costamesahistory.org.
St. Mark's 27th annual Alternative Christmas Market, featuring 26 nonprofit vendors, will be from 10 a.m. to noon at the church, 2200 San Joaquin Hills Road, Newport Beach. A "peasant lunch" of lentil soup and cornbread will be sold for a suggested donation of $5 per person, in support of the Presbyterian Hunger Program, and a selection of desserts will be for sale, with proceeds benefiting the Costa Mesa Soup Kitchen. For more information and complete list of participating organizations, visit http://www.stmarkpresbyterian.org or call (949) 644-1341.