Local calendar of events for the week of 4-15-14

Tuesday, April 15

5 p.m. Event: “Sing For Your Supper”

The Hard Rock Café (111 W. Crockett St.) invites guests to sing on stage. Every guest who sings will receive a free dinner entrée from Hard Rock Café’s new menu. For more information, call (210) 224-7625.

Wednesday, April 16

10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Event: “Cutting Edge Fashion Show”

The “Cutting Edge Fashion Show” allows University of Incarnate Word designer students to display collections created for their fashion capstone course in a New York style runway show. All proceeds from the fashion show will fund scholarships for students of UIW’s fashion management program. The fashion show will take place at the Marriott San Antonio Rivercenter (101 Bowie St.). Individual tickets range from $25-$75. For more information, visit cuttingedge-sa.com.

8- 9 p.m. Event: “Express Yourself Presents Raquel Flowers Rivera

UTSA Student Organization “Express Yourself” will be hosting the renowned poet Raquel Rivera at the Hawthorne Room. Rivera is best known for her work “Troubling Accents” and is currently on a country-wide tour. The event is free and open to the public.

Thursday, April 17

8 p.m. – 10 p.m. Event: “Poetry Slam Jam”

The Ski Lodge (UC 1.01.00) presents “Poetry Slam Jam,” an open mic session where poets can battle other poets for the ultimate prize. Come out to share your work or support a fellow student. Food and drinks are included in free admission and registration to read opens at 7:30 p.m. For more information, visit utsaupc.wordpress.com.

Friday, April 18

8 p.m. Music: Buckcherry

The Aztec Theatre (104 N. St. Mary’s St.) presents Buckcherry with special guest, The Virginmarys. Buckcherry is best known for hits from their 2006 album, “15.” The grunge-rock band is set to tour until May 9, making only one stop in San Antonio. This is a flashback Friday you won’t want to miss out on. Ticket prices start at $25. For more information, visit theaztectheatre.com.