Thursday – Saturday
Igloofest @ Quai Jacques Cartier
Igloofest continues with weekend 2 of 3. Outdoor dance party in the Old Port. Tickets $10; the $65 Igloopass gives you unlimited access to all remaining shows.
6pm ’til Midnight @ Metro Champs de Mars.
Warehouse Sale @ Preloved
Ever dreamed of stitching a bunch of incongruous rags and castoffs together to make something you’ll only wear once? Save yourself the trouble. Visit Preloved’s Annual Warehouse Sale this weekend.
Thursday & Friday 12-9pm
Preloved 4832 St-Laurent.
Aristide and the Endless Revolution @ Cinema Politica
Learn some history behind the current Haitian crisis. Feature documentary that explores the events that led to the removal of Jean-Bertrand Aristide, the first and only democratically elected President of Haiti. All proceeds go to Partners in Health.
$5 minimum donation. 7:30pm @ Concordia University, 1455 de Maisonneuve Ouest, Room H-110.
Dinosaur Jr @ Club Soda.
My boyfriend assures me that people will want to see this show. I dunno, the guitarist’s stringy long grey-blonde hair looks pretty suspicious to me. Anyway, tickets are $25.
8pm @ Club Soda, 1225 St-Laurent.
The Wooden Sky & the Great Bloomers @ Il Motore
Finally, a band with great hair. Toronto’s Wooden Sky bring their sensitive/bearded brand of indie rock to Il Motore, supported by the semi-bearded Great Bloomers, also from Toronto.
$12. 7pm @ Il Motore, 179 Jean-Talon Ouest.
Wired on Words @ Casa del Popolo
Spoken word artist Catharine Kidd joins host Ian Ferrier and others as Wired on Words celebrates the newly expanded performance space at Casa.
$5. 9pm @ Casa del Popolo, 4873 St-Laurent.