Shark Week Bash: Discovery's Shark Week starts on Sunday. Take in the action at the Village Pourhouse - Restaurant Row, where the TVs will be tuned in all week and food and drink specials (including the Shark Bite Shot) will be served. (366 W. 46th St., villagepourhouse.com)
They Might Be Giants: The Johns, fresh off their new album "Join Us," headline a night of comedy with Eugene Mirman and friends. (Fri., 5:30 p.m., FREE. Williamsburg Waterfront, brooklyn365.com)
Coney Island Talent Show: Check out circus freaks, sideshow geeks, creative kids, singers and dancers at the Coney Island Talent Show. (Sat., 4 p.m., FREE, Coney Island Boardwalk between 10th and 12th sts.)
Weezer: Rivers Cuomo is still a nerd, and he doesn't care who knows it. (Fri., 7 p.m., $35-$125, Nikon at Jones Beach Theater)
Ellie Goulding: There are two chances to see Ellie Goulding this weekend: on Friday for a full concert at Terminal 5 (terminalnyc.com) and on Saturday for an acoustic performance and signing at Best Buy Union Square.