Plants and Animals
When: Friday at 8 p.m.
Where: The Starlite Room
The Montreal based indie-band will be in town to promote their sophomore album, La La Land, with Vancouver band Said the Whale opening.

True Crime Series — Blood Spatter

When: Saturday, 2 to 4 p.m.
Where: Stanley A Milner Library
Anyone interested in the fine science of real CSI work can check out this information session on blood spatter from an expert investigator.

Pop Culture Fair

When: Sunday from 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Where: Mayfield Trade Centre, 16615-109 Ave.
All kinds of stuff! Music, comic books, magazines, toys and more will be front and centre at this fair celebrating all things pop culture.

Free Comic Book Day

When: All day Saturday
Where: Happy Harbor Comics
Comics have definitely changed over the years and this is a medium that is still growing and evolving. Whether you are new to comics or a current, active reader, Happy Harbor invite you to visit any of their locations to pick up some complementary Free Comics!

Karsh: Image Maker
When: Until May 30
Where: Art Gallery of Alberta, 2 Sir Winston Churchill Square
Karsh: Image Maker is a major exhibition that marks the centenary of one of Canada's most eminent portrait photographers. The exhibition provides a fresh and dynamic approach to the work of Yousuf Karsh, a multifaceted photographer, whose life, influence and work have created an enduring legacy.

The Drowning Girls
When: Until May 2
Where: Citadel Theatre, 9828–101 A Ave.
Meet Bessie, Alice and Margaret: over a short period of time in the early 1900s, these three wealthy women were each seduced, wed, insured, and ultimately slain — all by the same man. Based on actual events and written and presented with graceful beauty and macabre humour.