To celebrate the new push for #BourdainDay, chefs at Borough, Monello Cucina, Parlour Bar St. Paul and P.S. Steak have created a special dish in honor of the celebrity chef and sales will go to Serving Those Serving — TUES — INFO

We’re big fans of Up-Down and hope they get 3 more years at LynLake; Indeed Brewing helps them celebrate with an Indeed pinata, drink specials, and free cake — TUES — INFO

For this week’s free show residency at the Hook, the Shackletons bring in next big thing in Americana, Nick Costa, to elevate the already rockin’ evening — WEDS — INFO

Form + Content Gallery presents Betula, a show from artist Annie Irene Hejny who examines decaying birch trees to explore the tension of the unrestrained woods. Very cool. (pictured) — THURS — INFO

Go deeper with the techno takeover of the Loring when the Deeper dance night hosts Niki Kitz (Psychedelic techno), Angelica (less harsh is more harsh), and visuals by Video Violence — THURS — INFO

Experimental singer-songwriter Brent Penny releases his new album in the 7th St Entry with a nice lineup of hazy atmospheric indie artists including Annalibera, Cheap Fantasy, and fantastic IN/VIA — THURS — INFO

Sheep Theater (a ‘best of’ theatre group!) remounts its 4th of July comedy, George, at the Phoenix Theatre up until the 4th of July — INFO

In the ten years we’ve been doing event and Arts & Culture recommendations we haven’t seen the type of excitement that’s currently out there for the Cats of the Wedge tour to walk around and look at cats in the windows of houses and apartments, it’s bonkers — THURS — INFO