1 GENEVA MUSIC FESTIVAL: The Geneva Music Festival continues this weekend with concerts by Syndee Winters and T.S. Monk, among others, as part of the GMF's "Music, Poetry and Perspectives: A Celebration of African American Culture." On Thursday, June 7, pianist Michelle Cahn makes her GMF debut, as she joins musicians presenting Dvoak's "American" String Quartet as well as David Baker's piano trio "Roots II" and other works inspired by African American music. (This "Blues and Spirituals" concert will also be performed at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 10, at First Presbyterian Church of Skaneateles.) Broadway and television star Winters ("Hamilton," "Pippin," "Jesus Christ Superstar") will present her one-woman show focused on Lena Horne's life and music, "LENA: A moment with a Lady," at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 8, at the Gearan Center for the Performing Arts on the Hobart and William Smith Colleges campus in Geneva, accompanied by a jazz quintet. On Saturday, June 9, T.S. Monk — son of jazz legend Thelonious Monk, will present a centennial celebration of his father, leading a night of jazz from the drum set at 7:30 p.m. in Smith Opera House, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. Winters and Suite Assembly will open for Monk and the band, and the concert will also feature Geneva's MLK Choir. Tickets to each concert: $25 (free for children ages 18 and younger). Details: genevamusicfestival.com.
2 FLOWER CITY COMIC CON: A celebration of popular culture — sci-fi, fantasy, comics, horror and "geek culture" in particular — returns to Rochester this weekend when Flower City Comic Con returns to the Rochester Riverside Convention Center, 123 E. Main St., Rochester. Set for 10 a.m. 10 10 p.m. Saturday, June 9 (vendors until 7 p.m.) and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 10, the convention includes a cosplay contest, autograph signings and celebrity photo-ops, concerts, panel discussions, and even live wrestling Sunday afternoon. Guests and attractions include actors Caitlin Blackwood ("Doctor Who"), Catherine Sutherland "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers"), Erick Avari ("The Mummy," "Stargate"), Michael Koske ("The Walking Dead"), Josh Herdman (from the Harry Potter films) and Beth Broderick ("Sabrina the Teenage Witch"); stunt actor Gregory French ("The Walking Dead," more); WWE Hall of Famer Jake "The Snake" Roberts; multiple comics writers and artists; local "Star Wars" costumers 501st Legion-Garrison Excelsior; zombie makeovers by DMon Productions; Glitch Video Game Band; ROC City Roller Derby; and filk bands Merry Mischief, Via Bella and Ookla the Mok — to name just a few. Tickets: $30 weekend, $25 Saturday only, $20 Sunday only (discounts for presale). Details: www.fc3roc.com.
3 MARY LAMBERT AT THE SMITH: Mary Lambert — who collaborated with Macklemore and Ryan Lewis on their Grammy-nominated LGBTQ marriage equality anthem "Same Love" — will appear in concert with Mal Blum at 8 p.m. Friday at Smith Center for the Arts, 82 Seneca St., Geneva. After "Same Love," the brutally candid singer-songwriter signand ed with Capitol Records and released her debut album "Heart on My Sleeve," and her single "Secrets" made it to No. 1 on the Billboard Dance charts. Admission: $22-$32 (plus service fees). Details/tickets: thesmith.org.
4 BRISTOL FUN DAY: Levi Corser Memorial Park, at 640 County Road 32, hosts the annual community festival Bristol Fun Day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. The day's events include a parade (11 a.m.), antique car and tractor show (motorcycles welcome), chicken barbecue, homemade pies, raffles and silent auctions, vendors, artisans, outreach programs, a book sale and live music by the band Secondhand Sidekicks (noon to 3 p.m.) with special guest Bryan Law. Proceeds benefit Bristol Library, Levi Corser Memorial Park and Patriot Park. Details: email@example.com.
5 JACK WHITE AT THE DOME: Jack White came to prominence with the band The White Stripes, whose "Seventh Nation Army" gave the world a classic guitar riff to rival the likes of "Smoke on the Water" and "Purple Haze." White also co-founded the Raconteurs and The Dead Weather, and launched a career as a solo act (his third solo album, "Boarding House Reach," released in March) while serving as an acclaimed, in-demand producer (Loretta Lynn, Neil Young, The Black Belles). White will appear in concert at 8 p.m. Thursday, June 7, at the Dome Arena, 2695 East Henrietta Road, Henrietta, with opening act RADKEY. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets: $57.50. Details/tickets: therocdome.com.