Friday, November 6, 2015

Beer crawl, Foreign Exchange and a film festival

Another rainy weekend, but that won't stop the fun. Plenty of good music events tonight. See you in the streets!

Beer Crawl - The EpiCentre hosts a Craft Beer Crawl featuring Rooftop 210, BlackFinn, StrikeCity, Vida Cantina, Vida Vida, Bubble, Whisky River, SUITE, and more. Each bar will feature craft favorites. General admission includes a commemorative glass. 6 p.m. EpiCentre, 210 E. Trade St. $20. Details.

Debate Watch - See Rachel Maddow moderates the second Democratic debate at Winthrop. Watch the event with Drinking Liberally at The Second Democratic Debate Watch Party. 8 p.m. Kennedy’s, 366 N. Caswell St. Free. Details.

Lights & Beats - SPENT Entertainment presents DR3AM 6 Carnival Lightshow featuring Danny B, Dylan Deekay and a host of other DJs. 9 p.m. Chop Shop, 393 E. 35th St. $20. Details.

House Music - The Underground Sessions features DJ Dan.
His house music style blends funk and disco. 10 p.m. Label Ivory Lounge, 900 NC Music Factory Blvd. $20.

Don't Miss
Buy Art - The Light Factory hosts its auction this month, but you can get a sneak peek at the Auction Preview Party. Light hors d’oeuvres and a casual discussion about featured auction artwork. 6:30 p.m., The Light Factory, 1817 Central Ave.

Film Festival - The 100 Words Film Festival expands to an entire weekend of film premieres, parties, and a panel discussion. The festival features 35 films from award-winning professionals and student filmmakers will make their world premieres. $10 per show, $24 for all three events.  Screenings are Nov. 6 and 7 at 8:00 p.m. at the McGlohon Theater, 345 N College St.  After-parties immediately following at the 7th Street Market (tonight) and Rooftop 210 (Saturday).  Details.

Alt Hip-Hop - Fresh off their fifth studio album, The Foreign Exhchange: Phonte + Nicolay continue to challenge hip-hop and R&B with their blend of electronica, jazz and hip-hop. 8 p.m. Amos’ Southend, 1423 S. Tryon St. $25.