Luck o’ the Irish. Or Italian. Or Japanese. Whatever: There’s plenty to do this weekend.
What: UW-alum Tivon Rice’s large-scale installations critique mass media in the digital age.
Why: They also look like giant Lite-Brites.
When: Thru Apr. 28. Reception, Thurs., 5-9 p.m.
Where: Lawrimore Project, 831 Airport Way S. (206-501-1231).
What: Philly-based pop quartet throws the Northwest a bone.
Why: Scruffy and lovable, like a Spot/Ringo Starr hybrid.
When: Sat., 9 p.m.
Where: The Crocodile Cafe, 2200 Second Ave., at Blanchard St. (206-441-5611). Tickets online at ticketweb.com.
EAT (and DRINK)
Georgetown Liquor Company
What: Super mellow new bar with vintage Atari and all-vegetarian menu.
Why: Is Q-bert the new Skee-Ball?
When: Mon.-Fri., 11 a.m.-2 a.m; Sat., 2 p.m.-2 a.m.; Sun., 4 p.m.-2 a.m.
Where: 5501b Airport Way S. (206-763-6764).
What: Wear green (or mention green) at your appointment and get 15 percent off all spa services.
Why: Better than a pinch on the tush.
When: Thru Mar. 31.
Where: 1525 14th Ave., at E. Pike St. (206-381-3482).
Dress for Success Accessory Drive
What: Donate work-appropriate shoes, jewelry, and handbags, as well as personal hygiene items to help low-income women enter the workforce.
Why: Perfect excuse for spring cleaning.
When: Fri., noon-1 p.m.
Where: Drop-offs in front lobbies of the Financial Center, 1215 Fourth Ave.; Puget Sound Plaza, 1325 Fourth Ave.; Rainier Tower, 1301 Fifth Ave. (206-325-3453).