The Littly Italy street fair may well be the last of the season. Hit it for the shopping, the food, plus local indie publishers including Distroboto, Julie Doucet and l’Oie de Cravan. Shamrock between St-Laurent & the Jean-Talon market, 11 a.m.–3 p.m.
Today’s your last chance to catch OldWIG’s seasonal shopping party, feat. over 30 vendors of indie-made and vintage-sourced swag, plus booze and music by DJ Simahlak. Bain St-Mathieu (2915 Ontario E.), 1–8 p.m., free entry
There’s another odd-shopping option on the Main, at Mainline Theatre’s pop-up thrift shop. 3997 St-Laurent, 3–6 p.m., free entry
Rouyn-Noranda duo Geneviève et Matthieu present “Dans l’oeil du menhir,” a multimedia installation from their ongoing La Jamésie project. The vernissage tonight features a live performance combining poetry, dance and music. PFOAC221 (Belgo Building, 372 Ste-Catherine W.), #221, vernissage 2–5 p.m., performance 3:30–4 p.m., free
Before EDM there was IDM, a brand of ’90s techno beloved in some circles, one that Scottish DJ/producer duo Clouds is helping to revive. Read our interview with them here, and catch them with Thomas Von Party and Paul Trafford at the PHI Centre tonight. 407 St-Pierrre, 10 p.m., $17.40
For another kind of dancefloor action, get to Salon Officiel’s hip hop weekly Please Me, with Mayday and special guest High Klassified. 351 Roy E., 10 p.m., free