Positive Rock: Gigs 4 Good at the Columbia City Theatre
This series assembles the Pacific Northwest's finest for a rotating group of charities.
Shake it: This time out see Hot Bodies In Motion and Theoretics, two of Seattle's funkiest.
Tonight 8p. Columbia City Theater, 4916 Rainier Ave S (206-722-3009). $20 here.
Nearby: Full Tilt Ice Cream; St. Dames; Wabi Sabi
Roll Camera: Northwest Film Forum Gala
This fundraiser for local moviemakers and foreign films could be your star moment.
Come loaded: The night will see an auction and afterparty with a live band.
Fri 6p. 415 Westlake, 415 Westlake Ave N, South Lake Union (206-329-2629). $100 here.
Nearby: Clever Bottle; Shorty's; Rob Roy
Taiwan Style: UW Night Market
Experience the pleasure of shopping at an Asian night market without even getting on a plane.
Lucky 13: It's the thirteenth year of this unique celebration, and there are thirteen food vendors signed up to serve stinky tofu, chicken feet and other Taiwanese delights.
Sat 5:30-10:30p. Red Square, 1401 NE Campus Pkwy, University District. Free.
Nearby: Ugly Mug; Le Fournil; Ravish
Shots Fired: Machine Gun Kelly at the Neptune
Ohio rapper Machine Gun Kelly earned his name from the blistering speed with which he spits his rhymes.
Anarchy Reigns: MGK's long-anticipated mixtape Black Flag is about to drop, so expect new material.
Sun 6p. Neptune Theatre, 1303 NE 45th St., University District (206-682-1414). $25 here.
Nearby: Blue Moon; Lucid; Village Sushi