Trust Us: Tarantino film viewings, the Great Santa Run and more

Catch a few Tarantino flicks around town this week!
Illustration: Ryan Olbrysh


Tarantino XX Quentin Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs and Pulp Fiction get one-night-only theatrical re-releases, accompanied by new interviews and vintage trailers for movies that influenced the director. Reservoir Dogs, December 4; Pulp Fiction, December 6; 7 p.m., $10.50-$12.50, various theaters, fathomevents.com.


Great Santa Run What’s better than angry bulls running in Spain? Costumed Santas stampeding one or three miles to help Opportunity Village and the disabled community members it supports. December 1, 10 a.m. start, Town Square.

Las Vegas Rock ’n’ Roll Marathon & 1/2 Marathon If you’re not lacing up, hit the Strip or the streets of Downtown to show runners some love, check out the running Elvi or witness the run-thru wedding. December 2, 3 p.m. start.


The Bumbys’ Closing Reception New York performance artists Gill and Jill Bumby close out their run of “fair and honest” appearance appraisals at the Cosmo. Get spontaneous analysis of your look, plus a grade from 1 to 10. November 29, 7-8 p.m.; November 30 & December 1, 8-10 p.m., December 2, 6-8 p.m., P3 Studio, free.

Gilbert & Jaime Hernandez Alternate Reality Comics celebrates the 30th anniversary of the brothers’ pioneering alt-comics series Love and Rockets. Meet Jaime and longtime Las Vegas resident Gilbert, get books signed and check out an exclusive limited-edition print. December 1, 3-6 p.m., 4110 S. Maryland Parkway.

The Great Santa Run benefits local charity Opportunity Village.


(S)he Wears the Pants UNLV Opera Theater presents scenes from The Marriage of Figaro, Hansel and Gretel and more. Plus, lots of pants. Yes, pants. December 3, 7:30 p.m., $8-$10, Doc Rando Recital Hall.


Homegrown tap takeover Big Dog’s, Chicago Brewing Company, Joseph James and Tenaya Creek take over Aces & Ales’ taps for one night of delicious madness. All drafts are $4 with a buck from each beer going to the Nevada Craft Brewers Association. December 1, 6 p.m.


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  • The group’s footprint here has included a Joint residency, Kiss by Monster Mini-Golf and Kiss-themed wedding packages.

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