The Opera Foundation of Buffalo will present Memories of the Pan-American Era, featuring Chromatic Club, Grandmaster Productions, Kennedy & Co., Operalytes and others, at 6 p.m. in Burchfield-Penney Art Center, Rockwell Hall, Buffalo State College.
Superpimp and Razzels will perform at 11 p.m. in Nietzsche's, 248 Allen St.
Jim & Jessie & Luke will belt out some music from the Grand Ol' Opry, with Jimmy Martin and Sunny Mountain Boys and Hubert Lawson at 7 p.m. in Earl's Sunshine Music Park, Buffalo-Olean Road, Chaffee.
Neptune, Spacetrucker and Global Village Idiots will play at 11 p.m. in Mohawk Place, 47 E. Mohawk St.
Todd Eberwine Excursion will hit the stage at 10 p.m. in the Tap Room, 320 Pearl St.
Bluesfest will begin at 7 p.m., with Dr. John, Bobby Blue Bland, Magic Dick and J. Geils, in Majestic Theater, Wurlitzer Park, North Tonawanda.
On Stage - "Closer Than Ever," 8 p.m., O'Connell & Company, Cabaret in the Square Theatre, 4476 Main St., Amherst. "Educating Rita," 7:30 p.m., Irish Classical Theatre Company, Andrews Theatre, 625 Main St. "The Laramie Project," 8 p.m., Buffalo United Artists, Upstairs Cabaret, 884 Main St. "Romeo and Juliet," 7:30 p.m. (preshow by the Young Company Players at 6:45), Shakespeare in Delaware Park, Shakespeare Hill near the Rose Garden.