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Arcade Lights: Artisan foods, craft beers and wine, proceeds benefit Market Foundation child care, medical clinic, senior center and food bank, 7 p.m. Friday, Pike Place Market, 1501 Pike Place, Seattle; $35 (

Skagit County Tulip Festival Street Fair: Fair with 200 arts, crafts and food vendors along First Street, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday, Mount Vernon (360-336-3801 or


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“Oblivion”: This new futuristic/sci-fi flick, from “Tron: Legacy” director Joseph Kosinski, stars Tom Cruise and Morgan Freeman. Late-night previews Thursday, opens Friday at several theaters (in IMAX at several locations).

“Disconnect”: A new technological thriller starring Jason Bateman. Opens Friday at several theaters.

“The Company You Keep”: An old-school thriller directed by and starring Robert Redford. Opens Friday at several theaters.

“Mental”: A new satire from P.J. Hogan (“Muriel’s Wedding”) about a nanny (Toni Collette) to five teenage sisters. Opens Friday at SIFF Cinemas at the Film Center.

“Pavilion”: Tim Sutton’s drama observes a couple of boys in teenage limbo. Opens Friday at the Northwest Film Forum.

“Antiviral”: Brandon (son of David) Cronenberg’s debut feature is a horror film about a culture obsessed with celebrity. Opens Friday at the Grand Illusion.

“The Lords of Salem”: Rob Zombie’s new horror film tells the tale of a young radio DJ, a strange wooden box and flashbacks to the past of Salem, Mass. Late-night previews Thursday, opens Friday at several theaters.

“My Brother the Devil”: A drama about two sons of an immigrant bus driver who become involved with drug gangs. It opens Friday at the Varsity.

For reviews and showtimes, go to or to Friday’s Weekend Plus section.

For more fun this weekend, see Friday’s Weekend Plus. For advance planning, see Sunday’s NW Traveler.

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