Thursday May 2
10pm. Tokyo Thursdays @ Tokyo Bar, 3709 St Laurent. Tokyo’s rooftop patio – the best terrace in the city – is up and rolling. Enjoy balmier temperatures along with drink specials and two crazy dance floors in the main and side room in which to get yo’ groove on. $5 before 11:30pm, $7 after.
Friday May 3
8pm. Alexi Murdoch + Brad Barr @ Cabaret du Mile End, 5240 Park Ave. British-born, Berlin-based indie folk songwriter Alexi Murdoch joins avant-garde jazz guitarist Brad Barr for a show at Mile End. $20.
Saturday May 4 & Sunday May 5
12pm. Portes Ouvertes Design Montreal/Montreal Design Open House @ Various Locations. Montreal-based architects and designers who have been recognized in local and international design competitions open their doors to the public for Portes Ouvertes Design Montreal. More than 100 participants in all disciplines of design and architecture are waiting to welcome you, with activities for all ages. Check out Portes Ouvertes’s website, where you’ll find all events and a program to help you assemble a customized route. Saturday and Sunday, noon till 5pm.
Saturday May 4
9pm. We Are Wolves @ Cabaret du Mile End, 5240 Park Ave. Home-grown indie act We Are Wolves play Mile End in support of their latest album, “La Mort Pop Club”. $15.
Sunday May 5
8:30pm. The Veils @ Sala Rossa, 4848 St Laurent. UK indie act The Veils play Sala in support of their new studio album, “Time Stays, We Go”, released last month. With Philly rock n’ rock trio Lantern. $15.