Today, noon to 1 p.m., free
The Quad, Memorial Union
The Entertainment Council continues their autumn and fall concert series on the Quad with Finish Ticket. Listing Coldplay and the Strokes as some of their major influences, Finish Ticket will play a show with a lot of full sounds and great energy. Stay tuned after the Quad show as the band hopes to announce they will be setting up a costume themed-house show sometime during the weekend.
Cold Shot Duo feat. Rene Martucci and Richard Urbino
Today, 9:30 p.m. to midnight (ages +21), free
Our House, 808 Second St.
It seems as though not many students have ventured past the confines of E street downtown. But for those who are 21 and up and need something to do tonight, there will be live music at local restaurant and lounge, Our House. Cold Shot will be singing iconic dance hits of the ’70s, ’80s, ’90s and now. This means that there will be plenty of reminiscing to your Britney Spears and NSYNC days.
AT THE MOVIES
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Pt. 2
Wednesday, 8 to 11 p.m., $2
123 Science Lecture Hall
You’ll probably see a lot of Muggle and wizard costumes this Halloween weekend. So why not refresh your memory as to why you love this franchise so much by attending the movie screening of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Pt. 2! The Entertainment Council presents the movie screening. Be sure to go early to reserve good seating.
Hilary Hahn, violin
Saturday, 8 p.m., $17.5/$30/$36 (student tickets)
Jackson Hall, Mondavi Center
Hilary Hahn returns to the Mondavi Center this Saturday to perform impressive repertoire by the great Bach, Beethoven and Brahms. Hahn has been celebrated by The Los Angeles Times for her strong stage presences as well as her powerful technique with the violin. This Saturday, come see for yourself if the critics are right.
Dia de los Muertos Festivities
Saturday-Sunday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., free
La Raza Galeria Posada, 1012 20th St., Sacramento
In a two-day event, La Raza Galeria Posada in Sacramento will host various events to celebrate the traditional Mexican holiday called Dia de los Muertos. There will be workshops on mask and sugar skulls paintings as well as poetry readings from local poets. The event is open to all who are willing to know more about the culture and holiday.
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