LIQUOR 101: Who says your education has to end when your graduate? Every Tuesday at Double A, the exclusive basement lounge below Mercadito, a free education seminar is held to provide insight on such spirits as sake and Grand Marnier. Tonight, Lion's Pride Whiskey from Koval Distillary is on tap. Your mother will be proud. 7-8 p.m., 108 W. Kinzie St., FREE with RSVP
PUB TRIVIA: Make it a cheap night and test your knowledge at Wicker Park's Division Ale House. Four bucks gets you Sam Adams drafts or Absolut cocktails and all burgers are $6. Pub trivia kicks off at 8 p.m. 1942 W. Division St.
A CHRISTMAS CAROL: Don't try fight it, we're already knee-deep in the holiday season, which means it's time to take that annual trek to check out this Charles Dickens classic tale. The sights and sounds of an old-fashioned Christmas are now on stage at the Goodman Theatre through Dec. 31. 7:30 p.m., 170 N. Dearborn, Tickets $17-$46