• HOT TICKETS

Music and Nightlife: Jack-of-all-genres Williams at Port City

SOMETIMES DESCRIBED as “a one-man jam band,” Keller Williams combines bluegrass, folk, alt-rock, jazz, funk and a few other genres when performing. Come up with your own label for what the Virginia-born musician does when he plays a show tonight at Port City Music Hall.

WHEN: 9 p.m. today

WHERE: Port City Music Hall, 504 Congress St., Portland

HOW MUCH: $25 to $40

INFO: 899-4990; portcitymusichall.com

Art and Theater: Public Theatre wraps ‘Red’ run

“RED,” John Logan’s Tony Award-winning play about Mark Rothko, winds up its Maine premiere run at the Public Theatre in Lewiston this weekend.

WHEN: 7:30 p.m. tonight and Friday; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday

WHERE: The Public Theatre, 31 Maple St., Lewiston

HOW MUCH: $5, $18

INFO: 782-3200; thepublictheatre.org

Dining and Drink: Wine tasting to aid local cancer center

SAMPLE 25-PLUS WINES for a good cause at a wine tasting benefit for the Cancer Community Center.

WHERE: Grace, 15 Chestnut St., Portland

WHEN: 6 to 8 p.m. Monday

HOW MUCH: $25 in advance; $30 at the door

INFO: cancercommunitycenter.org

Et Cetera: Limbo for a good cause

THROW ON a flowered shirt and limbo your way to the Mahalo benefit party hosted by Sexual Assault Support Services of Midcoast Maine. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, dancing, and an auction.

WHEN: 5:30 p.m. Saturday

WHERE: Thorne Dining Hall, Coles Tower, Bowdoin College, Brunswick

HOW MUCH: $40

INFO: sassmm.org

 

• CHEAP THRILLS

Music and Nightlife: Erb and Al on the menu at Andy’s

ERB AND AL play for your dining and drinking enjoyment tonight at Andy’s Old Port Pub. Erb writes blues-influenced originals, and together they put a soulful spin on lots of great tunes.

WHEN: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. today

WHERE: Andy’s Old Port Pub, 94 Commercial Street, Portland

HOW MUCH: No cover

INFO: andysoldportpub.com

Art and Theater: Life and death in the Dark Night

AS PART of its Dark Night series, Mad Horse Theater Company presents the Austin Pendleton play “Uncle Bob,” an exploration of life from the point of view of one at its end and another coming to terms with the opportunities that lie ahead.

WHEN: 7:30 p.m. Monday to Wednesday

WHERE: Lucid Stage, 29 Baxter Blvd., Portland

HOW MUCH: Pay what you can

INFO: 899-3993; madhorse.com

Dining and Drink: Burnt sugar almond gelato, anyone?

SHOW YOUR HOMETOWN PRIDE by tasting Sweet Resurgam, Gelato Fiasco’s new limited-edition flavor named in honor of Portland and its history of burning to the ground: Burnt sugar almond gelato with swirls of salted caramel and chocolate chips.

WHERE: Rosemont Market, 580 Brighton Ave., Portland

WHEN: 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday

HOW MUCH: Free

INFO: 831-2553

Et Cetera: Princess tea to benefit Habitat

DRESS YOUR little princesses in her royal best and join Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, Pocahontas, Snow White and many more for an ice cream and tea social. Princess wands and tiaras will be available by donation at this Habitat for Humanity benefit.

WHEN: 1 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday

WHERE: Scarborough High School, 11 Municipal Drive

HOW MUCH: $5

INFO: habitatportlandme.org