A design by Manuel Estrada for the cover of the magazine Spain Gourmetour, part of the “Estrada Design Kitchen” exhibit at the Eat Spain Up! celebration of Spanish gastronomy. (Estrada Design/Estrada Design)
Thursday

Eat Spain Up! A month-long program exploring Spanish gastronomy includes exhibitions, discussions, screenings and lectures, accompanied by food-and-wine tastings and anchored by two exhibits: "Spain's Eleven," a collection of food photos, and "Estrada Design Kitchen," a retrospective of Manuel Estrada's food-related designs. Opens with a reception at 7 p.m. Through Oct. 29. Former Spanish Ambassador's Residence, 2801 16th St. NW. spainculture.us. Free; reservations required for reception.

The Blasters with Flat Duo Jets The rock-and-roll band performs songs from its sixth studio album, "Fun on Saturday Night." 8:30 p.m. Hill Country, 410 Seventh St. NW. 202-556-2050. hillcountrywdc.com. $22-$25.

Friday

Ben Ottewell The English folk singer from the band Gomez performs songs from his latest album, "A Man Apart." 7 p.m. DC9, 1940 Ninth St. NW. ­202-483-5000. dcnine.com. $15.

"Selma" The National Symphony Orchestra and composer Jason Moran perform the score at a screening of Ava DuVernay's film about the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and the 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery for equal voting rights. A post-show panel discussion features DuVernay, Moran and U.S. Rep. John Lewis
(D-Ga.). 8 p.m. The Kennedy Center, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600. kennedy-center.org.
$24-$89.

Saturday

Food, Family & Fun Fair The University of the District of Columbia's College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability and Environmental Sciences hosts greenhouse tours, free produce giveaways, food demonstrations, music and activities. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. P.R. Harris Urban Food Hub, 4600 Livingston Rd. SE. ­202-274-7115. wapo.st/prharris. Free.

Art All Night The District's only free overnight arts festival returns with visual and performing arts exhibits, workshops, performances, silent discos, film, poetry and more at more than 20 venues in Congress Heights, Dupont Circle, H Street, North Capitol, Shaw and Tenleytown; more than 300 artists will participate. 7 p.m.-3 a.m. artallnightdc.com. Free, registration required.

Kevin James The star of "The King of Queens" and "Paul Blart: Mall Cop" performs stand-up. 7 p.m. Warner Theatre, 513 13th St. NW. ­202-783-4000. warnertheatredc.com. $45-$85.

Mucho Kluncho Talent Show The event features opera singers, jugglers, tango dancers, burlesque acts, puppets and more. Attendees are welcome to come and go as they please. 7-11 p.m. Logan Fringe Arts Space, 1358 Florida Ave. NE. ­866-811-4111. theklunch.com. $20-$75.

"I Did It for the Story: A Tribute to 20 Years of Storytelling" Story District celebrates 20 years with 20 stories. 7:30 p.m. Lincoln Theatre, 1215 U St. NW. 202-888-0050. storydistrict.org. $25-$40.

"Stones in His Pockets" Keegan Theatre opens its 21st season with Marie Jones's tragicomedy, in which the residents of a rural Irish town take jobs as extras in a Hollywood film. Company members Matthew J. Keenan and Josh Sticklin perform all 15 roles. Opens Saturday at 8 p.m. Through Oct. 15. Andrew Keegan Theatre, 1742 Church St. NW. 202-265-3767. keegantheatre.com. $35-$45.

"The Magic Flute" The In Series presents a new English version of Mozart's operatic fairy tale. Opens at 8 p.m. Through Oct. 1. D.C. Scottish Rite Temple, 2800 16th St. NW. inseries.org. $20-$47.

Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day Live Museums across the country offer free entry and interactive lesson plans using "Minecraft: Education Edition." Participating museums in Washington include the Newseum, National Building Museum, Dumbarton House, Koshland Science Museum and Kreeger Museum. Each ticket grants the holder and one guest free access to one participating museum. smithsonianmag.com. Free tickets online.

Sunday

Rare Essence with Jahsonic The D.C. go-go band performs. 7 p.m. U Street Music Hall, 1115 U St. NW. 202-588-1889. ustreetmusichall.com. $15.

"Death of a Salesman" In Arthur Miller's Pulitzer Prize-winning play, a traveling salesman reflects on his failed career and his hopes for his sons. 7:30 p.m. Through Oct. 22. Ford's Theatre, 511 10th St. NW. ­202-347-4833. fords.org. $20-$62.

Jen Kirkman The stand-up comedian performs on her All New Material, Girl Tour. 8 p.m. The Howard Theatre, 620 T St. NW. 202-803-2899. thehowardtheatre.com. $22.50.

Monday

Katy Perry with Noah Cyrus The pop star performs songs from her latest album, "Witness." A copy of the album is included with ticket purchase. 7 p.m. Capital One Arena, 601 F St. NW. ­202-628-3200. capitalonearena.monumentalsports network.com. $50.50-$200.50.

Washington Jewish Film Festival The festival continues with "Dina," a documentary about romance between a developmentally challenged couple (Monday at 7:30 p.m.), and An Evening with Bernard-Henri Lévy, who will present two of his recent documentaries, "Peshmerga" and "The Battle of Mosul" (Tuesday at 6:15 p.m). Edlavitch DCJCC, 1529 16th St. NW. 202-518-9400. wjff.org. $13.50-$28.13.

Dave Chappelle The comedian performs stand-up. 10 p.m. Through Sept. 30 (earlier shows sold out). Warner Theatre, 513 13th St. NW. ­202-783-4000. warnertheatredc.com. $67.50-$235.

Tuesday

Black Cat, Black Cat Two shows start simultaneously at the Black Cat: New York ska band the Toasters with Caz Gardiner on the Backstage ($15) and Irish punk band Stiff Little Fingers with Death by Unga Bunga on the Mainstage ($25). 7:30 p.m. Black Cat, 1811 14th St. NW. ­202-667-4490. blackcatdc.com.

Wednesday

Mandolin Orange with Dori Freeman The folk duo from Chapel Hill, N.C., performs. 7 p.m. 9:30 Club, 815 V St. NW. 202-265-0930. 930.com. $25.

— Compiled by Carrie Donovan from staff reports