HAIR METAL FANS REJOICE: Get ready for the most awesome "guitarless guitar rifts" ever when the US Air Guitar Championship heads into town. Windhammer, last years champion, will be back to defend his title at the 21 and over event at the Khyber. The show is at 9 p.m. and is $15. To enter or buy tickets check out the US Air Guitar Website. For other questions, call The Khyber at 215.238.5888.
WELCOME TO THE SECOND DIMENSION: Head down to the 941 Theater and check out the Animation Block Party, NYC's premiere animation festival. The ABP will feature the best short animations of the six year festival, including two that have been turned into broadcast features. Tickets are $7 and there are three screenings at 7 p.m., 9:30 .p.m. and 12 a.m. Some of the filmmakers will be in attendance at the shows. For more details, call 215.235.1385
TAKE FLIGHT: Comedian ARJ Barker headlines Helium Comedy Club for two shows at 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Barker is an up and coming comedian who you may recognize from HBO’s “Flight of the Concords.” Tickets are $25 and can be reserved by calling 215.496.9001.