Weekend welcomes cultural notables, 9/11 remembrance
8 p.m., Saturday, House of Blues
The New Orleans-native, trombone-led funk rock band will rock the house this weekend with their exuberant and explosive sounds. Either buy your tickets here, or here’s a way to get a couple of free ones.
4 to 7 p.m., Sunday, Stude Concert Hall at Rice University
A day to be remembered — for how it bruises us and how it reminds us to rise. With performances from the Houston Masterworks Chorus, the Rice Chorale and featured soloists. Admission is free.
Three showings (4, 7 or 10 p.m.), Friday, Student Center Theater
This weekend, relive the latest chapter in The First Avenger’s saga on the big screen — courtesy of the Student Program Board.
1:30 to 1:50 p.m., Saturday, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
A unique dance performance that portrays the beauty of mobility with Jae Ko’s exhibition, “flow 流,” in the background. This project is a collaboration between Fonteno Senior Education Center, the University of Houston Dance Ensemble and Chapman Dance.
7:30 p.m., Friday, Alamo Drafthouse Vintage Park
“Why are you wearing that stupid man suit?” is a line that brings chills every time in this cult film. This is definitely a must-see at least once in any lifetime, so come on down. Director Richard Kelly will also attend the event.