Dance Band, Sex Ed Rocks: Freeloader Friday
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(The Soap Factory, 518 2nd St. SE, Minneapolis, 612.623.9176, www.soapfactory.org)
This is the final night for the ongoing Common Room, an experiment in human interaction. Tonight's theme is Chatroulette. And though the anonymous chat tool is currently M.I.A. on the internet, the Soap will use a similar video chat program to explore the randomness of the web. 7-10 p.m.
(Grumpy's Bar & Grill, 1111 Washington Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612.340.9738, www.grumpys-bar.com)
Part of Amphetamine Reptile Records 25th anniversary bash, guests can check out art guitars painted and decked out by local artists. Lollipop and Unsane will perform. 7 p.m.-midnight.
Sex Ed Rocks
(Hexagon Bar, 2600 27th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612.722.3454, www.hexagonbar.com)
The evening's lineup includes Vampire Hands, Brute Heart, Grant Cutler & the Gorgeous Lords, and Dr. Hide. The event is free, but proceeds benefit Planned Parenthood's 'Native Stand' program so give if you can. 9 p.m.
This three-day festival features fireworks, live music, a business fair, the Taste of Woodbury, a bike ride, parades, and more. For a complete schedule and info on locations, visit www.woodburydays.com.
Cine Club: The Secret (2007)
(Alliance Francaise, 113 N. 1st St., Minneapolis, 612.332.0436, www.afmsp.org)
French with English subtitles. 7 p.m.
The Ashtray Hearts
(331 Club, 331 13th Ave. NE, Minneapolis, 612.331.1746)
Folk rock. 10 p.m.