Thursday, May 5: Pindeldyboz fifth anniversary and fifth issue release party at Galapagos in Williamsburg. Readings by Jami Attenberg, Dalia Azim, Kate Hill Cantrill, Stacey Gottlieb, Joshua Mandelbaum, and Benjamin Swire. Jollyship the Whiz-Bang, a pirate punk rock puppet show, presents "Episode 6: Crabquistador: Scavengers of God." The 12th Street Playboys perform cajun-style. And the 101 wrap up the night. 7 p.m., $5.
Saturday, May 7: Plunge into Death and Big Digits get wicked at the Delancey with Fur Cups For Teeth and Tunnel of Love.