Tuesday, Nov. 3

* Harricana launches a new beer
* Arts & Laughs at ComedyWorks
* Authors in Undies at Stock Bar
* Vinyl Love at le Bleury
* Resonance Reading Series
* Last Ex plays Casa del Popolo

Last Ex

Have a 5 à 7 at Parc Ex microbrew Harricana to sample their brand new beer, launching today. Aprikotenweisse is a wheat ale brewed with apricots, Galaxy hops and a secret spice blend. 95 Jean-Talon W., 5 p.m., free entry

Bring out your inner artist with a side of laughter at the Tuesday night weekly Arts & Laughs, presented by the Brunch Club and hosted by Steve Patrick Adams. Enjoy two-for-one drinks specials and use the provided art supplies to craft away while comedians including Brad MacDonald, Bianca Dominique Yates, Daniel Carin and Walter J. Lyng bring the laughs. ComedyWorks (1238 Bishop), 7 p.m., $5

Head to the Village’s Stock Bar for another edition of Authors in Undies, where three queer Canadian authors will bare their bodies and their souls with readings from their works, performed in underwear only. Participating authors include Daniel Allen Cox (Mouthquake), Matthew Fox (Afterlife), Andy Sinclair (Breathing Lessons) and host Christopher DiRaddo (The Geography of Pluto). 1171 Ste-Catherine E., 7 p.m., free

Head to le Bleury for a little Vinyl Love, with resident DJs spinning rare groove, funk, disco and Brazilian music. 2109 Bleury, 7 p.m., free

Resonance Café hosts a very special edition of the Resonance Reading Series featuring poets Madhur Anand, Jeramy Dodds, Erin Robinsong and Robyn Sarah, who was just awarded the Governor General’s Literary Award for her recent poetry collection My Shoes Are Killing Me. 5175A Parc, 9 p.m., free

Instrumental rock band Last Ex, a side project led by Timber Timbre’s Simon Trottier and Olivier Fairfield, is playing at Casa tonight with opener Jessica Moss. 4873 St-Laurent, 9 p.m., $10/$13