Northwest New Music, City of Tomorrow
3350 SE Francis St.
Where: Community Music Center
Address: 3350 SE Francis St.
Generally regarded as the best open-mic night in town, Helium's sign-ups fill quickly. Show up between 6 and 7 pm to snag some stage time.
The Brody hosts a thrice-weekly open-mic night. Comics get four-minute standup slots and can sign up online.