Saturday, March 12

* Vélodidacte garage sale
* CTRL + V collective’s ♀nline exhibition
* Monk.E album launch at O Patro Vys
* Patin Libre’s Vertical Influences
* Quantic plays the Fairmount
* Gay Goth Nite at le Ritz


Get your bike into springtime gear at Plateau bike shop Vélodidacte’s annual garage sale, where new and used bikes, parts and accessories like new tires and helmets can be had for liquidation prices just in time for the sun to come out. 4468 Brébeuf, 10 a.m.–4 p.m., free entry

The CTRL + V collective is hosting a one-night only exhibition called ♀nline, dedicated to works by women and femme-identified artists who primarily create digital works for online dissemination such as videos, photography and collage. Featured artists include girlplague (Chantal Lefebvre), Amanda Durepos, LeDor, dadpranks and more. Glass Door Gallery (4064 St-Laurent #1), 5–11 p.m., PWYC

Local hip hop artist Monk.E launches his sixth solo record with a hometown show before venturing off to Europe. He’ll be joined on stage by Jai Nitai Lotus, Osti One and Mark the Magnanimous, as well as the event’s host, Karma Atchykah. O Patro Vys (356 Mont-Royal E.), 8 p.m., $7/$12 with a copy of the record

Don’t miss your chance to see Montreal-based urban ice dance troupe le Patin Libre in their double-bill performance of Vertical Influences at Arena St-Louis, with just four performances of a show unlike any figure skating you’ve seen on TV. Stick around after the show for a chance to skate with the dancers — skates will be available, so no need to bring your own! 5633 St-Dominique, 8:30 p.m., $32/$28 in advance

British electro-Latino-soul DJ and producer Quantic swings in from his new homebase of Brooklyn for a show at the Fairmount. Warming up the room with considerable skill are Speakeasy Electro Swing bros Don Mescal and Khalil. 5240 Parc, 9 p.m., $20

DJs Exghoulfriend and Homogenius provide the soundtrack for Saturday night at le Ritz, where the seventh edition of Gay Goth Nite is going down. Bonus: an art installation by Swarm. 179 Jean-Talon W., 10 p.m., $5 before midnight/$10

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