Tuesday, June 9

* The FIFA Women’s World Cup
* Off Mondial de la Bière at Cheval Blanc
* HB magazine erotica issue launch at Formats
* Galerie Fringe vernissage at the MAI
* Suoni per il Popolo screens Eccentric Eclectic
* Prends ça court presents short films at Place de la Paix

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The Brazil team
The FIFA Women’s World Cup comes to the Olympic Stadium today, and tickets for both matches — Spain v Costa Rica (4 p.m.), Brazil v Korea (7 p.m.) — are being sold together, for the price of one. 4141 Pierre-de-Coubertin, 4 p.m., $15–$90 (buy tickets here)

Before tomorrow’s kick-off of the Mondial de la Bière fest, take in some of the off programming at local brewpubs. Today’s feature pub and beer is Cheval Blanc’s  Coco Bonheur. (See our rundown of all the Off Mondial programming here.) 809 Ontario E.

Formats Bookstore launches the erotica-themed fourth issue of HB magazine, featuring works by artists including Catherine Bolduc, Ed Pien and Annie Pootoogook. 2 Ste-Catherine E., #302, 5–7 p.m., free

Over at the Fringe Festival, a vernissage will be held for the opening of the Galerie Fringe exhibition space at the MAI, featuring works by dozens of artists. 3680 Jeanne Mance, 7–9 p.m., free

The Suoni per il Popolo festival presents a screening of Nika Belianina’s feature documentary Eccentric Eclectic, the story of Meaford, Ontario’s experimental music and sound art festival. Bonus: Lido Pimienta, Petra Glynt and Gambletron will perform after the film. La Vitrola (4602 St-Laurent), 9 p.m. sharp

Beginning today, SAT will host free film screenings under the stars at the adjacent park, Place de la Paix every Tuesday evening through Sept. 8. The inaugural event features a selection of short films presented by short film series Prends ça court. Place de la Paix (St-Laurent just north of René-Lévesque), 9 p.m., free. Note that screenings will be moved to the ground floor of SAT (1201 St-Laurent) on rainy nights.
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