Sunday, Aug. 2

* The Highland Games
* Toronto band VCR plays the Rrroooaaarrr festival
* The Présence Autochtone fest presents the Transcestral music event
* CFCF guest DJs at le Mal Nécessaire’s Barrio Chino
* Osheaga afterparties with Sylvan Esso, the OBGMs and more

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Sylvan Esso

Verdun’s Arthur-Therrien Park  will be transformed into the moors of Scotland at the annual Highland Games, a celebration of Scottish culture that features sporting events like the famous caber toss, highland dancing, pipe bands, traditional food like haggis and shortbread and, of course, Scotch whisky tastings. 3750 Gaétan Laberge, 8 a.m.–9:30 p.m., $15

The Rrroooaaarrr festival winds down with Toronto band VCR, Austin’s Detestados and Montreal bands Mueco, Facade and Drip. Casa del Popolo (4873 St-Laurent), 7:30 p.m., $12

A special musical event is going down in the festival zone: Transcestral, presented by Présence Autochtone brings together Moroccan trance music and Canadian First Nations musical traditions such as powwow drumming and Inuit throat singing. Place des Festivals, 8:30 p.m., free

Local DJ/producer CFCF is the guest at this week’s edition of Barrio Chino, the Sunday weekly at Chinatown tiki bar and lounge le Mal Nécessaire. 1106B St-Laurent, 10 p.m., free

Osheaga is a wrap tonight, and there are two afterparties to choose from: North Carolina electro-pop duo Sylvan Esso and a DJ set by Future Islands at the Fairmount Theatre (5240 Parc, 10 p.m., $20), and Toronto “garage party punk” band the OBGM’s, les Deuxluxes and the Castagne’s at Cabaret Lion d’Or (1676 Ontario E., 11 p.m., $12).

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