Nice Numbers: 6,000 Days Of Tini Bigs
Celebrating 6,000 consecutive days of operation, this cocktail bar drops everything to $6 for the day.
Shaken or stirred: They're famous for martinis, but try the Dirty Girl Scout.
4p-2a. Tini Bigs, 100 Denny Way, Queen Anne (206-284-0931). Free.
Nearby: Black Bottle; 5 Point Cafe; Boat Street Cafe
Revolution Rap: The Coup
Oakland's radical Marxists tear down capitalism with beats and rhymes, and their live shows are half party, half riot.
Funny man: Patton Oswalt did a zany clip for their new single "The Magic Clap."
Fri 8p. Crocodile, 2200 2nd Ave., Belltown (206-441-4618). $15 here.
Nearby: Shorty's; Bathtub Gin & Co; Rob Roy
Schlock and Awe: Manborg
This 2011 Canadian sci-fi flick was made for $1,000 and you can see every penny of that up on the screen.
Easy cheese: Watch the trailer here.
Fri & Sat 11p. Grand Illusion, 1403 NE 50th St., University District (206-523-3935). $8.
Nearby: Blue Moon Tavern; The District Lounge; Korean Tofu House
Mother Africa: Black Arts Fest
Two days of performances, hands-on activities, and visual arts celebrate the culture of Africa.
Wide spectrum: Get down to everything from drumlines and hip-hop to jazz and soukous.
Sat-Sun noon-8p. Seattle Center, 305 Harrison St., Queen Anne (206-684-7200). Free.
Nearby: The Sitting Room; Sully's; Paragon