• HOT TICKET

A little naughty is nice on Saturday

DITCH YOUR NICE SIDE (at least for one night) and get down and dirty at the Naughty Holiday Costume Ball, where you’ll find scantily clad elves, go-go dancers, three DJs and a charity auction.

WHEN: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday

WHERE: Slainte, 24 Preble St., Portland

HOW MUCH: $3 with naughty costume; $5 without

INFO: www.magneticartists.me

• CHEAP THRILL

Make it a good one — hair day, that is

WITH HOLIDAY PARTIES piling up on your calendar, it’s time to figure out what to do with your hair. Good thing the Holiday Hair Soiree will serve up plenty of DIY tips from expert stylists.

WHEN: 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday

WHERE: J.C. Penney Salon, Maine Mall, South Portland

HOW MUCH: Free

INFO: 775-3910