Whirled Travelers: Harlem Globetrotters
With names like Flight Time and Dizzy, these legendary ballers are officially cool again, showing off crazy moves to that famous tune.
Game changer: During this “You Write The Rules” tour, you can help decide which new rule gets added to Globetrotters basketball.
Sat 2 & 7p. American Airlines Center, 2500 Victory Ave., Victory Park (214-222-3687). $20-40 here.
Nearby: Kennedy Room; Havana Social Club; Victory Tavern
Shaken Up: First Annual Celebrity Bartender Night
Dallas Margarita Society hosts this charity drinking event with local celebs including Cindy Scull and Oliver Peck trying their hand at custom cocktails.
Bid spender: Bring cash or credit for the silent auction filled with items donated by the celebs.
Tonight 8-10p. Back 9 Sports, 4060 Belt Line Rd., Addison. $25 GA, $50 VIP by phone at (214-962-4499).
Nearby: The Londoner; Duke’s Original Roadhouse; BlackFinn American Saloon
Spin Cycle: DJ Cedric Gervais
This Parisian transplant to the South Beach scene brings his big hits (including “Molly”), turntables and thumping style to town.
Rave on: Mix and match audio experiences with Raydar & Shaolin and DJ Yosh spinning in the video bar.
Sat 9p. Lizard Lounge, 2424 Swiss Ave. (214-826-4768). $10 GA, $20 VIP here.
Nearby: Black Friar Pub; Nodding Donkey; The Idle Rich Pub
Draft Pick: Oliver’s Army
This Elvis Costello tribute band brings pub rock flair (and possibly trademark spectacles) to this free show.
Glass half empty: Drink up with 60 beers offered on-site or a Peppercorn Rye specialty cocktail.
Sat 11p. Sundown at Granada, 3520 Greenville Ave., Lower Greenville (214-823-8305). Free.
Nearby: The Old Monk; Veritas Wine Bar; Tried and True