Thursday, May 12
Considered one of the most influential rock bands in Spanish, Caifanes formed in Mexico City in 1987. Saroyan Theatre, 730 M St., Fresno, 559-445-8100, www.fresnoconventioncenter.com, $46.50-$96.50. 8 p.m.
Event: Around the World in 80 Bites
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This fundraiser celebrates countries that share our Mediterranean climate with related foods, beer, wine and music. Clovis Botanical Garden, 945 N. Clovis Ave., Clovis, 559-298-4498, clovisbotanicalgarden.org/event/around-the-world-in-80-bites-2, $45. 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Music: 2016 Six-String Showcase
Make your way to the Old Administration Building Auditorium for a concert featuring guitar students as they perform with the Meyer-Thachuk Guitar Duo. Fresno City College, 1101 E. University Ave., Fresno, 559-442-8221, $5. 7:30 p.m.
Music: Rock the Mall
Bring a blanket or chair out during the second and fourth Thursdays of the month, now through August for some live music and entertainment. Journey Revisited kicks off the 2016 season. Sierra Vista Mall, 1050 Shaw Ave., Clovis, 559-299-0660, www.facebook.com/events/1123878730985129, Free. 6 p.m.
Music: James McCartney
The British singer and songwriter is the son of Sir Paul McCartney and will share the stage with The Appletones and Vince Warner. Fulton 55, 875 Divisadero St., Fresno, 559-412-7400, www.fulton55.com, $12-$15. 9 p.m.
Find more things to do at calendar.fresnobee.com.