Nude Beats: Naked Bunch
This quarterly cabaret melds Beat literature with naked ladies and live music. What could be better?
Barfly: This installment's featured writer is legendary reprobate Charles Bukowski, a local favorite.
Tonight 6p. Jewelbox at Rendezvous, 2322 2nd Ave., Belltown (206-441-5823). $12 here.
Nearby: Shorty's; Rob Roy; Von's
Bloody Good: Carrie: The Musical
A classic tale of high school horror takes the stage with singing, dancing, and plenty of pig's blood.
King me: With an upcoming remake starring Chloe Grace Moretz, expect sold-out crowds all weekend.
Tonight-Sun. Moore Theatre, 1932 2nd Ave., Downtown (206-467-5510). $17.50 here.
Nearby: Alibi Room; RN74; The Zig Zag Cafe
Expand Your Mind: Hypnotikon Psych Fest
Two nights of brain-bending music featuring 60s legends the Silver Apples.
Wild waves: Opening acts are solid, too; don't miss the all-out sensory assault of Oakland's Lumerians.
Fri-Sat 8p. The Triple Door, 216 Union St., Downtown (206-838-4333). $25-40 here.
Nearby: List; Il Corvo; Lola
Fresh Meat: The Walking Dead Premiere Party
Enjoy the first episode of Season 4 at the luxe Sorrento Hotel with appetizers and cocktails.
Blend in: Win prizes at the costume contest including an overnight stay (if you're too scared to go home after).
Sun 5:30p. Sorrento Hotel, 900 Madison St., First Hill (206-622-6400). $10 here.
Nearby: Tavern Law; Canon; The Hideout