Intimate jazz: Jazz @ the Civic continues Friday with FunkyardX. The show starts at 8 p.m. at the Akron Civic Theatre. Tickets are $20. The show is cabaret style with seating on the stage. For more visit, akroncivic.com.
Zoo discount: It is Veterans Appreciation Weekend through Sunday at the Akron Zoo. All military members and veterans will receive free admission with a valid military I.D. His or her immediate family members receive 50 percent off admission.
Vintage holiday spirit: To celebrate its seven years in business, the Bomb Shelter in Akron will be hosting an open house. There will be music, Christmas spirit and pie. Admission is a donation of pet food for the Summit County Humane Society or a canned food item for the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank. The funky vintage store is at 923 Bank St. in Akron.