JCCC Jazz Series, featuring Ed Pharr Trio, noon, Recital Hall, Carlsen Center, Johnson County Community College, 12345 College Blvd., Overland Park.
Family Night at Lawrence Community Theatre, create costumes, view special effects and sneak a peak at a rehearsal, 7 p.m., Lawrence Community Theatre, 1501 N.H.
Vaux, The Letters Organize, Shots Fired, 7 p.m., El Torreon, 3101 Gillham Road, Kansas City, Mo.
Merce Cunningham Dance Company, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive, KU campus.
Ryan Cabrera, The Veronicas, 8 p.m., Uptown Theater, 3700 Broadway St., Kansas City, Mo.
Immortal Lee Company Killers, The Black Diamond Heavies, 8 p.m., Davey's Uptown, 3402 Main, Kansas City, Mo.
Will Hoge (above), Marjorie Fair, Kelpie (CD release show), 9 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.
Club Wars Regional Semi-Final: My Enemy, Messiah Complex, 9 p.m., Grand Emporium, 3832 Main, Kansas City, Mo.
Mass Appeal, 10 p.m., The Gaslight Tavern, 317 N. Second.
CelloRondo, international quartet of cellists, 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Swarthout Recital Hall, KU campus.
The Americana Music Academy Jam, 7:30 p.m., Signs of Life, 722 Mass.
Jayplay Live with Aubrey,
8 p.m., The Granada, 1020 Mass.
Jem, Josh Kelly, 9 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.
The Drew Davis Band, 9 p.m., The Beaumont Club, 4050 Pennsylvania Ave., Kansas City, Mo.
Morningwood, 10:30 p.m., The Replay Lounge, 946 Mass.