Minority Retort
San Francisco-based comedian Karinda Dobbins headlines this edition of Minority Retort with her wry, wise stand-up—on everything from current politics to what she might have been wearing to make an old white lady think she worked in an elevator. If that weren’t good enough news, the Minority Retort crew (Jason Lamb, Julia Ramos and Neeraj Srinivasan) have packed this bill with visiting LA comedians Garrick Bernard and Keith Johnson. (Sat 8 pm, Siren Theater, $10) SUZETTE SMITH


Dolly Parton Birthday Party: Night 1
Fact: Dolly Parton is the greatest human to ever walk this planet. Today she is 73, and to pay tribute to such a momentous occasion, local cover band Doll Party will honor the country legend’s continued existence with two shows at the Fixin’ To, where they’ll don platinum wigs and play her greatest hits and deepest cuts all night long. Ooo-eee! (Fri-Sat 9 pm, The Fixin' To, $10) CIARA DOLAN

Victims Family, Nasalrod, Cliterati, The Social Stomach
The long-running hardcore band out of Santa Rosa bring their shape-shifting blend of punk, jazz, funk, and noise rock up the West Coast for their first Portland show in several years. Like-minded locals Nasalrod, Cliterati, and The Social Stomach round out the bill. (Fri 8 pm, High Water Mark, $10)

From 503 to 530: A Benefit Show and Silent Auction
The need for emergency and disaster response extends long after the initial tragedies have struck. That’s the case for the Campfire blaze and the communities that are still recovering, resettling, and piecing their lives back together. Spend your evening listening to hardcore punk from Deadwitch and Worws, bidding on local artwork, and giving back by showing up. (Fri 8 pm, Black Water Bar, $8) EMILLY PRADO

Brave Hands, Notches, Slow Roller
Portland pop punk and indie rock stalwarts Brave Hands and Snow Roller head up a hometown show along with support from likeminded New Hampshire-based trio, Notches, who are currently touring in support of their infectious 2018 full-length, Almost Ruined Everything. (Fri 8 pm, Alleyway Cafe & Bar, $5)

Eggs & Hip-Hop Over Easy
JAMN 107.5 and The Breakout Show host a breakfast and networking session with food from the Trap Kitchen. Vursatyl of The Lifesavas and Griffin of CD Baby will discuss the ins and outs of the music industry, show business, and touring, with local hip-hop legend Cool Nutz moderating the proceedings and DJ Fatboy providing tunes. (Sat 10 am, iHeartRadio Portland Theater, $10)

Songs From under the Floorboard: 300th Show Celebration
XRAY.fm's Songs From Under the Floorboard celebrates its 300th show with a special live taping featuring live performances from Portland post-punk and darkwave stalwarts Arctic Flowers, Vice Device, and Lucia Luna (We Are Like The Spider). Hosted by Dave Cantrell. (Sat 10 pm, Black Water Bar, $10)

Dolly Parton Birthday Party: Night 2
XRAY.fm and Omnifang Booking presents the second installment in a two-night Dolly Parton birthday bash at the Fixin' To, with Portland's premier Dolly tribute band Doll Party hosting and headlining, and local all-female Merle Haggard tribute Gerle Haggard rounding out the proceedings. (Sat 9 pm, The Fixin' To, $10)

Tasty Goodbye Party
Say farewell to Tasty n Sons on Williams (it will soon transform into Tasty n Daughters on SE Division) with one final party, featuring complimentary bites of their favorite dishes along with beverages available for purchase. (Sun 6 pm, Tasty & Sons, free)

Pickathon 21st Year Kickoff Party
The Northwest’s best music festival celebrates its 21st year with a free kick off party and line up reveal, featuring special guest performances from some of this year’s acts, giveaways, and more. (Sun 7 pm, Revolution Hall, free w/ rsvp)

Don't forget to check out our Things To Do calendar for even more things to do!