Happening Saturday: Heavy Seas Beer & Bacon Festival, 'Female Pervert,' and more

-Heavy Seas Beer & Bacon Festival: As foodies come up with new ways to prepare and consume bacon and beer—there’s beer-candied bacon and bacon-flavored beer in the long list of bacon-wrapped objects and unique boozy potions—we feel all the more reason to celebrate America’s favorite food and drink. Fill up on a range of Heavy Seas brews alongside mountains of bacon and otherwise bacon-y food from local restaurants. Noon-4 p.m., Heavy Seas Beer, 4615 Hollins Ferry Road Suite B, (410) 247-7822, hsbeer.com, $59. (Maura Callahan)

-"Female Pervert": One of the best movies we've seen in the past few years, "Female Pervert" explodes the whole "manic pixie dream girl" nonsense that has dominated so many of the hipster-friendly, quirky fucking indie comedies over the past, well, at this point, 20 years. Here, the main character is Phoebe (Jennifer Kim), a sexually sophisticated and sexually aggressive video game designer—eventually a male co-worker files a sexual harassment suit against her—who pretty much confronts a series of dweeby dudes with the stuff she is into, which almost immediately creeps them out. It's a realistic, leisurely paced, very dark comedy about what happens when a woman acts as forthright about sex as men do all the time. It's kind of like if Natalie Portman in "Garden State" asked Zach Braff if she could shave his pubes or watch him pee instead of playing The Shins for him on their first encounter. There will be a Q&A with director Jiyoung Lee after the screening. 7 p.m., 2640 Space, 2640 St. Paul St., redemmas.org/2640, $5 suggested donation. (Brandon Soderberg)

-From the Short List: Weyes Blood, led by New York-based folk singer-songwriter Natalie Mering, performs at The Crown with Little Wings and Sick Lion. Baltimore soul band Sojourne plays a set at The Cabaret at Germano’s. City Paper contributor Geoffrey Himes hosts Roots Café’s The Night of 1000 Dylans at An die Musik Live, with singers including John Shock, Mike Barth, and Paul Margolis interpreting the Bob Dylan songbook. Austin garage-punk band OBN IIIs headline the Metro Gallery. The Ottobar holds a benefit for Mama Saray’s Food Track, with music by The Solicitors, The Gunson Roses, The 209 Band, and more. Oregon-based singer-songwriter ZZ Ward headlines Baltimore Soundstage with openers Marc Scibilia and The Young Wild. Pink Floyd tribute act Several Species shines on at Pier Six Pavilion. Alabama soul band St. Paul & The Broken Bones headline Rams Head Live. Montgomery County punk band Braceface plays the Sidebar with Dead End Lane, The Melon Farmers, and Hand In Hand. Reid Speed spins dubstep at the 8x10. The Metro Gallery hosts a screening of the punk documentary "Destroy Cleveland." Arts Barn in Gaithersburg’s Singer Songwriter Concert Series features a performance from Texas folk musician BettySoo. Ohio garage-rock band Heartless Bastards play the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C. in support of their fantastic 2015 album "Restless Ones." Don't miss: Baltimore rapper B.Eveready performs at Taste Lounge with A-Mase and others. (Al Shipley)

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