Author and PW contributor Chip Jacobs discusses and signs “Arroyo: A Novel” from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Pasadena Museum of History, 470 W. Walnut St. Admission is $10 to $12. For more information, visit pasadenahistory.org or call (626) 577-1660.
The Queen tribute and Queen Nation takes the stage at 9 p.m. at The Rose, 245 E. Green St., Pasadena. Tickets are $19.50 to $24.50. For more information, call (888) 645-5006 or visit wheremusicmeetsthesoul.com.
The Pasadena Society of Artists brings together a new group of talented artists from the community in “The Art of Giving Art” from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at McGinty’s Gallery at the End of the World, 69 E. Mariposa St., Altadena. For more information, call (626) 794-4477.
The 42nd “Occasional” Pasadena Doo Dah Parade steps off at 11 a.m. on Colorado Boulevard between Altadena Drive and San Gabriel Boulevard in East Pasadena. Visit pasadenadoodahparade.info, or call (626) 590-1134.
The Eric Ekstrand Trio plays jazz at Colombo’s Restaurant, 1833 Colorado Blvd., Eagle Rock, at 7 p.m. No cover. Visit colombosrestaurant.com or call (323) 254-9138 for more information.
Lisa Pease discusses and signs “A Lie Too Big to Fail: The Real History of the Assassination of Robert F. Kennedy” at 7 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore, 695. E, Colorado Blvd., Pasadena. For more information, call (626) 449-5320 or visit vromansbookstore.org
Borderline Country Night kicks off at 6 p.m. at The Rose, 245 E. Green St., Pasadena. The night includes line dancing and two-stepping dance lessons at 6:30, 7:30 and 10 p.m. Admission is $10. Visit wheremusicmeetsthesoul.com or call (888) 645-5006.
Union Station Homeless Services and its volunteers will serve approximately 3,500 plates of food on Thanksgiving Day at Dinner in the Park, beginning at 11 a.m. in Central Park, 219 S. Fair Oaks Ave. Pasadena. Call (626) 240-4550 or visit unionstationhs.org.