Music Showcase: Head over to the Troc this Saturday for two great shows in the noon and night. The $12 Mantis Music afternoon show includes Sound Satellite, Miscellaneous, An Eternity's Demise, Born With Open Eyes and Rough Go. Beginning at 7 p.m., Travia, 13:1, From the Skye, Wynrise, Zasz and Reactor perform for only $15. Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19107, $12, 1:30 p.m., $15, 7 p.m.
Open Bar: The average weekend partying can cost you about $100 but Drinker’s West has you covered for only $20. Enjoy an open bar from 9 p.m. until 11 p.m. this Saturday and we guarantee you it won’t break the bank. Drinks include domestic drafts, all one-liquor well drinks, Red Bull drinks, sodas and juices. Drinker’s West, 3900 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19103, +21, $20, 9 p.m.
Mario Lopez: Bring your friends and party in A.C. this Saturday night at mur.mur. The hunky Mario Lopez will be in the building hosting a night full of dancing, drinks and all the best music South Jersey has to offer. mur.mur, 1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City, N.j. 08401, +21, $25, 10 p.m.
Tea Party: This Saturday afternoon, round up your girlfriends and stop at Spa East for a day full of posh pampering, gossiping and tea tasting. The luxurious spa will have an exotic tea tasting with scones, sandwiches, cupcakes, fruit juices and light cocktails. Mingle with NFL wives and spouses, hear music by a featured cello player and enter to win gift certificates for manicures, pedicures, massages or facials. Spa East, 1040 North 2nd Street, Philadelphia, pa. 19123, +21, $30, 12 p.m.
Jordin Sparks: Pop star Jordin Sparks will join country star Ashlyne Huff and rockers Days Difference Sunday night at the TLA. The American Idol alumna will sing hits like “No Air” and “Battlefield” as well as new R&B songs. See all three acts for only $20. Theatre of Living Arts, 334 South St, Philadelphia, Pa. 19147, $20, 7 p.m.