Throw on a sombrero and celebrate Cinco de Mayo at McGillin's Olde Ale House (1310 Drury St.). The fiesta will begin at 9:30 p.m. Saturday with a DJ in a decor of piñatas, Mexican flags and banners. Expect a large variety of margaritas and a special Mexican menu, too. No cover charge. Information: 215-735-5562 or
The Church of the Holy Trinity (19th and Walnut Streets) will present a musical tribute to the victims of the Holocaust at 4 p.m. Sunday. Featuring a choral cantata of Holocaust songs, "Voices of the Holocaust" by Sheridan Seyfried, the concert welcomes people of all backgrounds to pay respects to the victims and to enjoy the music. Tickets: $25. Information and tickets: 215-568-2400 or 866-926-2849.
Live, direct, and loud, the Slavic Soul Party! brass band will shake the walls of the International House (3701 Chestnut St.) with a party-starting presentation of its new album,
The album is a collection of brass compositions formed through a blending of cultural musical traditions - from the neighborhoods of Brooklyn to the small towns of the former Yugoslavia. The party starts at 8 p.m. Thursday. Tickets: $8 to $10. Information: 215-895-6546.
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