On Friday, explore your uninhibited side at the Carnality Ball. Themed “No Taboo,” this year’s installment runs from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. at Club Raw, 3034 N. Portland.
Born in Texas, raised in Louisiana, nominated for a Grammy, renowned pianist and vocalist Marcia Ball brings her groove-laden rhythm and blues to Sooner Theatre, 101 E. Main in Norman, for one night only. She’ll perform at 8 p.m. Friday, with songs from her latest album, Roadside Attractions. Tickets are $40- $50. Call 321-9600 or visit soonertheatre.org.
It goes without saying that Thunder basketball games are an experience. It was, after all, voted the place to take out-of-towners by your Gazette-reading peers. So go see Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook and the rest of the gang take on the Denver Nuggets 7 p.m. Monday at Chesapeake Energy Arena, 100 W. Reno Ave. Call (800) 745-3000 or visit nba.com/thunder.