Doors at 6:30 p.m., show at 7:30 in Rapids Theatre (1711 Main St.). Tickets are $27.50 advance here, $32 day-of-show.
103.3 the Edge is presenting a heavy rock throw-down at the Rapids, with Welsh alt-metallers Bullet For My Valentine headlining a bill that also includes opening salvos from Trivium and Toothgrinder.
The BFMV crew will be debuting songs from its forthcoming sixth studio effort, 'Gravity' - due June 29 - as well as favorites from its back catalog. - Jeff Miers
5:30 to 7 p.m. at 94 Meridian St., Depew. Cost is $20 plus fees here.
Making soap is so alluring -- but so mysterious. Learn how to do it when the Buffalo Arts Movement holds its first BYOB soaping workshop. Local soap artisan Ashley Paul of Intrepid Love Lathers will lead the hands-on tutorial, allowing you to create your own soapy masterpiece. - Mary Kunz Goldman
6 to 7 p.m. in Niagara Branch Library (280 Porter Ave.). Free and open to kids and adults.
Here's a way to brighten a Tuesday evening with the family -- Legos. The Niagara Branch Library's Lego Night, taking place weekly until June 26, invites you to see what you can create. The library supplies the Legos; how great is that? You simply show up with a creative spirit. - Mary Kunz Goldman