JAZZ Trumpeter Keyon Harrold draws influences from classical, rock, blues, hip-hop and jazz. He focuses on themes of inequality and conflict in his music, particularly seen in his 2017 album, The Mugician, which followed the 2014 police shooting of Michael Brown in Harrold’s hometown of Ferguson, Missouri. Saturday, 7.45pm and 10.30pm, Sunday 7.45pm, Bird’s Basement, 11 Singers Lane, city, $45-$65, 1300 225 299,  birdsbasement.com

Rufino and the Coconuts.

Rufino and the Coconuts.

ALTERNATIVE Rufino and the Coconuts perform their debut album Centroturist, which brings together old-school beach vibes, jungle disco and rocksteady rhythms. Saturday, 7pm, Spotted Mallard, 314 Sydney Road, Brunswick, $24, 9380 8818, spottedmallard.com


MARKET The Bendigo Community Farmers’ Market has fresh produce from across the region plus live music. Saturday, 9am-1pm, Sidney Myer Place, Bendigo, gold coin donation, vfma.org.au

FAMILY The Peel Street Festival features live music, food and community stalls plus an interactive kids’ park. Highlights include Sui Zhen, Girl Zone and the Collingwood Neighbourhood House Choir. Saturday, noon-8pm and 8pm-1am (adults only), Peel Street, Collingwood, free entry, peelstreetfestival.org

GARDENING The State Rose and Garden Show fills Werribee Park with more than 5000 floral displays. Gardening experts Anthony Scott and Kim Syrus share their tips. Saturday and Sunday, 10am-4pm, Victoria State Rose Garden, K Road, Werribee South, free, stateroseandgardenshow.com.au

Joel Ma (Joelistics).

Joel Ma (Joelistics).

FESTIVAL Open Spaces takes over Abbotsford Convent, with performances curated by Joel Ma (Joelistics). Live music from DRMNGNOW, Hailey Cramer and more. Artists will open their studios, and there will be food trucks, stalls and mindfulness workshops. Saturday and Sunday, noon-6pm, Abbotsford Convent, 1St Heliers Street, Abbotsford, $5, 94153600,  abbotsfordconvent.com.au

Helen Garner.

Helen Garner.Credit:Darren Jones

FILM  The score of Star Wars is brought to life by the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi in Concert. The score, written by Oscar-winner John Williams, is led by conductor Benjamin Northey. At 11.45am there’s a talk with Art of the Score podcast hosts Dr Dan Golding and Andrew Pogson. Saturday, 1pm, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, $35, 9929 9600,  mso.com.au

FESTIVAL Highlights at feminist festival Broadside  include novelist Helen Garner and The Trauma Cleaner author Sarah Krasnostein, the panel Rage Against the Machine: Feminism and Capitalism with Call Your Girlfriend podcast co-host Aminatou Sow and New Yorker journalist Jia Tolentino. Saturday and Sunday, Melbourne Town Hall, city, 90947800, broadside.wheelercentre.com

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