Chicago rapper Kid Sister, still basking in the glow of last week's long-awaited debut, "Ultraviolet," spent Black Wednesday at home, performing for her fans at the House of Blues.
LA LA LAND: Legendary Chicago DJ Green Velvet spins at Sound-Bar along with Derrick Carter. Local hip-hop celebrity Kid Sister is also billed for a special appearance, making this the definitive party for anyone who made it on Santa’s naughty list. 226 W. Ontario St.; River North. 10 p.m. $20.
ANOTHER CHRISTMAS VACATION: The Music Box screens a newly restored edition of Jacques Tati’s holiday satire, “M. Hulot’s Holiday.” Monsieur Hulot takes a little holiday vacation but has a hard time relaxing when he finds himself in the middle of one disaster after another. 3733 N. Southport Ave.; Lakeview. $9.25.
CHEAP DRINKS: Top off Christmas with Dollar Drink Night at LGBT nightclub Hydrate. DJ Laura B spins, and Hydrate is always good for people watching, whether it’s eye candy or a train wreck. 3458 N. Halsted St.; Lakeview. 8 p.m. $5 after 1 a.m.