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Steve Aoki’s DJ set under Fremont canopy leads downtown happenings

Steve Aoki to spin a set under the canopy

Steve Aoki will play a free DJ set at the Fremont Street Experience on Thursday night after the premiere of the light show on the canopy celebrating his music. The party kicks off at 8 p.m. with free onstage entertainment. The Aoki light show will debut at 9, immediately followed by his set on the Main Street Stage, near the Golden Gate casino and Circa casino construction. Mayor Carolyn Goodman is scheduled to make an appearance. vegasexperience.com

Firestone Walker rare sips on tap

Atomic Liquors will host a Firestone Walker tap takeover called A Race to the Firsts, presenting beers that have never been tapped in Nevada. Starting at 6 p.m. Thursday, several of the brewer’s rare creations, including Los Lenadores, Mole Merkin, Napa Parabola and Violet Underground, will be poured. 917 Fremont St., atomic.vegas

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ to show at sunset

Downtown Container Park will present “Thor: Ragnarok” on Thursday night as part of its Sunset Cinema free summer movie series. The all-ages event is scheduled from 8 to 10 p.m., which sets the start time about a minute after the sun sets. 707 Fremont St., downtowncontainerpark.com

Market in the Alley, nighttime edition

Market in the Alley returns to Fergusons Downtown this weekend. But this month’s edition will be a nighttime event. The theme will be Downtown Vibes at the Saturday get-together, which will feature kids’ workshops, fresh produce, locally made goods, food and locally crafted art. It will run from 6-10 p.m. on Fremont Street between 10th and 11th streets.

Vintage ‘Scarface’ showing at museum

The Mob Museum will offer a free screening of “Scarface” at 6 p.m. Monday as part of its Summer Movie Series of classic gangster flicks. But don’t go in expecting Al Pacino. This is the 1932 version, based on the life of Al Capone and produced by Howard Hughes. The show is included with museum admission, and free to members. 300 Stewart Ave., themobmuseum.org

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