SPICE OF LIFE—Musician Anya Marina wants to share her illicit love affair with Portland at her new variety show, PDXOXO, where she'll host a night of music, comedy, and film. Kooky Seattle comedian Emmett Montgomery lays down the laughs, while Michael Lerner of Telekinesis plays, and Spencer Gentz shows off his adorable roller-skating video of Marina's song "Notice Me." CF
Doug Fir, 830 E Burnside, 9 pm, $10-12

SHOP/PARTY—Portland's hearty indie boutique community is feeling especially festive this First Thursday, with the grand opening soiree for the Darling Buds of May collaborative pop-up, a mini-golf hole debuting at Radish Underground, Folly's fourth anniversary, and a trunk/fashion show featuring R.A.W. lingerie at Eden! MS
Darling Buds of May, 220 Studio, 213 SW Ash, #211; Radish Underground, 414 SW 10th; Folly, 1005 NW 16th; Eden, 221 NW 11th; all events at 6 pm