SPECIAL EVENT: A Rochester Winos Wine and Food Pairing will take place at 6:30 p.m. tonight at Gigi's Italian Kitchen (1770 E. Ridge Road). The cost to attend is $30 for members and $35 for others, and registration is required. For information, visit rochesterwinos.com.
LECTURE: Learn more about "The Music of Duke Ellington" with Peter Luce tonight at 7 p.m. at Irondequoit Library, Helen McGraw Branch (2180 E. Ridge Road). The event is free to attend, but registration is required: call 366-6060.
ART: Go see the group art show, "Green: What Does it Mean?" at The Shoe Factory Art Co-op (250 N. Goodman St.) today noon-5 p.m. This is the last day to see it before the art is changed up. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit shoefactoryarts.com.
MUSIC: Coming to us via the forest that is Brooklyn, indie-rock group The Antlers will be playing tonight at Water Street Music Hall (204 N. Water St., waterstreetmusic.com). Bambi probably won't show up, but you can always make it a date night and bring your closest deer. And, we'll have a reviewer out, so keep an eye on the music blog Thursday morning for concert photos and a review of the show. Music starts at 8 p.m., tickets run $15-$17.
MUSIC: And, from our sister city to the West, GurfMorlix, a Buffalo native, will be bringing his rootsy Americana-meets-country jamming to Abilene (153 Liberty Pole Way, abilenebarandlounge.com). He's worked with everybody, including Lucinda Williams, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Slaid Cleaves, Mary Gauthier, and Blaze Foley. Sure to be some names in there that tickle your fancy. Show starts at 8 p.m., tickets run $10-$13.