Sunday, Aug. 10

* Yoga and crossfit at the Marché des Possibles
* Heavy Montreal!
* Pervers/Cité’s trans* rights march
* Music Is My Sanctuary’s DJ Lexis at Piknic
* Breakdance, graff & skateboarding at Under Pressure
* Afrika Bambaataa headlines free UP wrap party at Foufs

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Afrika Bambaataa
Get in some yoga at the Marché des Possibles, courtesy of the Naada Yoga studio, or crossfit by the people at Abattoir CrossFit Plateau. Outside 5635 St-Dominique, yoga at 11 a.m., crossfit at 12:30 p.m.

It’s Heavy Montreal day two, and today’s line-up is pretty sweet, culminating in “God’s favourite band,” Slayer. See our interview with two frontmen for acts playing today, Damian Abraham (Fucked Up) and Ice-T (Body Count). Parc Jean Drapeau, 12:30–11 p.m., $85

Alt-pride week Pervers/Cité presents a trans* rights march at Place Emilie-Gamelin. Berri & de Maisonneuve E., 2 p.m.

Montreal music blog Music Is My Sanctuary, run by DJ Lexis, marks its seventh anniversary with a set by its main man DJ Lexis at Piknic Électronik — check out our interview with him here. Note that Piknic is happening on Ile Notre-Dame today due to Heavy. Jardin des Floralies, 2–11 p.m., $10 before 3 p.m./$15

The second and final day of the Under Pressure hip hop fest & graffiti convention fills Ste-Catherine E. with bboy and bgirls, skateboarding and live mural-painting, followed by a party featuring electro-funk legend Afrika Bambaataa at Foufounes Électriques (see our interview with him here.), openers including Heart Streets and DJs such as Simahlak and Bliss. Daytime activity on Ste-Catherine E. between Berri & St-Laurent, 125 p.m., Foufounes (87 Ste-Catherine E.), 9 p.m., free
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