Mid-Columbia events calendar Aug. 2-11

July 31, 2013 

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FRIDAY, AUG. 2

Festivals

Benton City Daze community BBQ, 6 p.m., Benton City.

Comedy

Joe Fontenot & Bubba Bradley, 8:30 p.m., Elbow Room Comedy Club, 3320 W. Kennewick Ave. Cover: $10-$20. Call 552-9129.

Steve Sabo, 8:30 p.m., Jokers, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Cost: $12. Call 943-1173.

Dance

Open dancing Fridays, swing/country/ballroom, 6-9 p.m. Pasco Eagles (members and guests welcome), 2829 W. Sylvester St. Cost: $6. Call 586-7609.

Video Dance Party, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., Jack Didley’s Night Club, 109 W. Kennewick Ave. No cover. Call 585-5665. 21 and over.

Country DJ/dance party, 10 p.m., Elbow Room Comedy Club, 3320 W. Kennewick Ave., Kennewick. Call 552-9129.

Nightlife

Piano Bar with Carolyn, 5-7 p.m., Sapolil Cellars Winery, 15 E. Main St., Walla Walla. No cover.

Dan Myers’ Musical Mystery Tour, 5-8 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 946-9328.

Geno, 5-10 p.m., Cafe Orsa at Terra Blanca Winery and Estate Vineyard, 34715 N. Demoss Road, Benton City. No cover. Call 509-588-6082.

Erin Hennessey, 6:30-9 p.m., Three Rivers Winery, 5641 W. Highway 12, Walla Walla. Cover: $5 for lawn seating, $30 to reserve a table for four on the deck, $40 to reserve a table for six on the deck. Call 509-526-9463.

Dave and Scott, 7 p.m., Gordon Estate Wine Bar, Broadmoor Park, Pasco.

Franco Paletta & The Stingers, blues, 7-10 p.m., Thomas O’Neil Cellars, 2323 Henderson Loop, Richland. No cover. Call 371-1900.

Seatown Rhythm and Blues, blues/funk, a Tagaris Summer Concert Series event, 7-10 p.m., Tagaris Winery, 844 Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover. Call 628-161.

Faith Martin, acoustic, 7:30-10:30 p.m., Bonefish Grill, 133 Gage Blvd., Richland. No cover.

Karen Lovely, blues, 9 p.m.-midnight, Sapolil Cellars Winery, 15 E. Main St., Walla Walla. Cover: $5.

Mountain Standard Time (from Colorado), bluegrass, 9 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Cover: $5. Call 946-9328.

Primitive Circus, rock, 10 p.m-1:30 a.m., Jokers, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Call 943-1173.

Film

Family Movie Night featuring Goonies, 8:30-10 p.m., John Dam Plaza, Richland. Movies will begin at dusk, and food vendors will be available. Free. Call 942-7529.

Arts

Dennis Dauble, author booksigning, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Richland Bookworm, 701 The Parkway, Richland. Call 946-0898.

Fundraiser

Handyman and Hunk Bachelor Auction, 7-10 p.m., Walter Clore Wine and Culinary Center, 2140 Wine Country Road, Prosser. Cost: $40 advance, $45 at the door. Tickets: www.historicprosser.org. Call 786-2399.

Theater

Legally Blonde: The Musical, 7:30 p.m., CBC Theater, 2600 N. 20th Ave., Pasco. Cost: $15 adults, $13 students and seniors. Call 542-5531.

Dixie Swim Club, 7:30 p.m., Princess Theatre, 1226 Meade Ave., Prosser. Cost: $12 adults, $10 students and seniors. Call 509-786-2180.

Misc.

Outdoor Market, 4-6 p.m., The Mid-Columbia Market at the Hub, 603 Goethals Drive, Richland. Food, crafts and entertainment. Free.

SATURDAY, AUG. 3

Festivals

Benton City Daze, 7 a.m.-11 p.m., Benton City. Breakfast starts at 7 a.m. at the community center. Vendors in the street and park 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Parade is at noon. Street dance starts at 8 p.m. Admission is free.

Comedy

Joe Fontenot & Bubba Bradley, 6 and 8:30 p.m., Elbow Room Comedy Club, 3320 W. Kennewick Ave. Cover: $10-$20. Call 552-9129.

Steve Sabo, 8:30 p.m., Jokers, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Cost: $12. Call 943-1173.

Dance

Saturday dance party, 10 p.m., Elbow Room Comedy Club, 3320 W. Kennewick Ave. Call 552-9129.

Salsa Saturday, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., Jokers, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Cover: $7.

Nightlife

Kenny Day, R&B/soul, 5-8 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 946-9328.

Gary Hemenway, 6-8 p.m., Sapolil Cellars Winery, 15 E. Main St., Walla Walla. No cover. Call 509-520-1273.

Faith Martin, acoustic, 7-9 p.m., Barnard Griffin Wine Bar & Eatery, Richland. Seatown Rhythm and Blues, blues/funk, a Tagaris Summer Concert Series event, 7-10 p.m., Tagaris Winery, 844 Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover. Call 628-161.

Dirty Rivers Blues Band, 7-10 p.m., Thomas O’Neil Cellars, 2323 Henderson Loop, Richland. No cover. Call 371-1900.

Last Call, 7:30-10:30 p.m., Ice Harbor Brewery, 206 N. Benton St., Kennewick. No cover. Call 582-5342.

Dave and Scott, 9 p.m.-midnight, Sapolil Cellars Winery, 15 E. Main St., Walla Walla. Cover: $3 each or two for $5. Call 509-520-1273.

Scott Pemberton (from Portland), psychedelic rock, 9 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 946-9328.

Theater

Legally Blonde: The Musical, 7:30 p.m., CBC Theater, 2600 N. 20th Ave., Pasco. Cost: $15 adults, $13 students and seniors. Call 542-5531.

Dixie Swim Club, 7:30 p.m., Princess Theatre, 1226 Meade Ave., Prosser. Cost: $12 adults, $10 students and seniors. Call 509-786-2180.

Fundraiser

Freedom Ride — Tri-Cities ABATE, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Kimo’s Sports Bar, 2696 N. Columbia Center Blvd., Richland. Cost: $20. Call 545-4982.

SUNDAY, AUG. 4

Dance

Salsa Dancing, 7-11 p.m., Sapolil Cellars Winery, 15 E. Main St., Walla Walla. No cover.

Music

Danika Nolton & Gary Johnstad, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Hamilton Cellars, 1950 Keene Road, Richland. No cover.

Los Flacos, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Sacajawea State Park, 2503 Sacajawea Park Road, Pasco. Admission is free; no Discover Pass required. Call 545-2361 or 206-306-1181.

Nightlife

Jam Night with Vaughn Jensen, 7 p.m., Longbranch Bar & Grill, 230006 Highway 397, Kennewick. No cover.

Misc.

Fee Free Day, 9 a.m., Sacajawea State Park, 2503 Sacajawea Park Road, Pasco. The Discover Pass is not required to visit state parks on free days.

MONDAY, AUG. 5

Music

Music in the Parks features Cale Moon, gospel, 7-8 p.m., Marina Park, Irrigon. Free. Call 541-481-3014.

TUESDAY, AUG. 6

Festivals

Umatilla County Fair, 10 a.m., Umatilla County Fairgrounds, 425 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston.

Dance

Dance lessons for singles and couples, 5-7:30 p.m., Pasco Eagles (members and guests welcome), 2829 W. Sylvester St. Cost: $6. Call 586-7609.

Learn Hebrew Dance, 7-9 p.m., The Blank Canvas, 127 W. Kennewick Ave. Free. Call 619-6000. Nightlife

Jam night/karaoke with Ruben, 7 p.m., Dax’s Bar and Grill, 1004 Lee Blvd., Richland. No cover. Call 946-4884.

Karaoke, 9 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 946-9328.

Film

Cinema at the Cellars features Clue (1985), 7:30 p.m., Sapolil Cellars Winery, 15 E. Main St., Walla Walla. Free popcorn. No cover. Call 509-520-1273.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 7

Festivals

Umatilla County Fair, 10 a.m., Umatilla County Fairgrounds, 425 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston.

Yakima Valley Fair & Rodeo, 10 a.m., Country Park Event Center & Fair Grounds, 812 Wallace Way, Grandview.

Farm-City Pro Rodeo, 7:30 p.m., Farm-City Pro Rodeo Grounds, 425 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston. Cost: $5-$15.

Dance

Ballroom dancing, 1-4 p.m., Pasco Eagle’s Lodge #2241, 2829 W. Sylvester St. Music by the Columbia River Dance Band. Cost: $5.

Nightlife

The Mary Lou and Stevie Show, jazz, 5-8 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 946-9328.

Open Mic Recording Club, 6-9 p.m., Sapolil Cellars Winery, 15 E. Main St., Walla Walla. Each act takes home a performance recording. No cover.

Jam Night with Vaughn Jensen, 7 p.m., Dax’s Bar and Grill, 1004 Lee Blvd., Richland. No cover. Call 946-4884.

Gabriel Knutzen, singer/songwriter, 7-10 p.m., Bonefish Grill, 133 Gage Blvd., Richland. No cover.

Open mic/jam night/band showcase, 9 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 946-9328.

Misc.

Schreiber & Sons Farmers Market, 3-6 p.m., Barnard Griffin Winery, 878 Tulip Lane, Richland. Call 627-0266.

Hanford History Partnership Information Session, 6 p.m., Wynwood of Columbia Edgewater, 169 George Washington Way, Richland. Free. Call 372-7125. The partnership is collecting oral history interviews.

THURSDAY, AUG. 8

Festivals

Umatilla County Fair, 10 a.m., Umatilla County Fairgrounds, 425 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston.

Yakima Valley Fair & Rodeo, 10 a.m., Country Park Event Center & Fair Grounds, 812 Wallace Way, Grandview.

Farm-City Pro Rodeo, 7:30 p.m., Farm-City Pro Rodeo Grounds, 425 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston. Cost: $5-$15.

Comedy

Kente Scott & Charles Dorby, 8:30 p.m., Elbow Room Comedy Club, 3320 W. Kennewick Ave. Cover: $10-$20. Call 552-9129.

Kris Shaw, 8:30 p.m., Jokers, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Cost: $12. Call 943-1173.

Dance

Girl’s Night Out, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., Jokers, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. No cover.

Ladies Night, 10 p.m., Elbow Room Comedy Club, 3320 W. Kennewick Ave. Call 552-9129.

Music

Old Time Fiddlers Concert, bluegrass, 7-10 p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall, 1300 Bypass Highway, Richland. Free. Call 591-0710.

Nightlife

Steve Carver, jazz piano, 5-8 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 946-9328.

Black Cat Bone, blues, 5-8 p.m., Thomas O’Neil Cellars, 2323 Henderson Loop, Richland. No cover. Call 371-1900.

Pamela Thomas-Martin and A Minor Obsession, 6-9 p.m., Charles Smith Wines Tasting Room, 35 S. Spokane St., Walla Walla. Walla Walla Jam Night, 8-11 p.m., Sapolil Cellars Winery, 15 E. Main St. No cover.

Wabi Sabi, funk/fusion, 9 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 946-9328.

Film

DCI 2013: Big, Loud & Live 10, 3:30 p.m., Regal Columbia Mall Stadium 8, 701 N. Columbia Center Blvd., Kennewick.

Misc.

Reflection Cafe, 7- 8:30 p.m., Rosy’s Diner, 404 Bradley Blvd., Richland. Free.

FRIDAY, AUG. 9

Festivals

Umatilla County Fair, 10 a.m., Umatilla County Fairgrounds, 425 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston.

Yakima Valley Fair & Rodeo, 10 a.m., Country Park Event Center & Fair Grounds, 812 Wallace Way, Grandview.

Farm-City Pro Rodeo, 7:30 p.m., Farm-City Pro Rodeo Grounds, 425 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston. Cost: $5-$15.

Comedy

Kente Scott & Charles Dorby, 8:30 p.m., Elbow Room Comedy Club, 3320 W. Kennewick Ave. Cover: $10-$20. Call 552-9129.

Kris Shaw, 8:30 p.m., Jokers, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Cost: $12. Call 943-1173.

Dance

Open dancing Fridays, swing/country/ballroom, 6-9 p.m. Pasco Eagles (members and guests welcome), 2829 W. Sylvester St. Cost: $6. Call 586-7609.

Country DJ/dance party, 10 p.m., Elbow Room Comedy Club, 3320 W. Kennewick Ave., Kennewick. Call 552-9129.

Nightlife

Piano Bar with Carolyn, 5-7 p.m., Sapolil Cellars Winery, 15 E. Main St., Walla Walla. No cover.

Blue Mountain Spanish Sound, 5-10 p.m., Terra Blanca Winery and Estate Vineyard, 34715 N. Demoss Road, Benton City. No cover. Call 509-588-6082.

Justin King, singer/songwriter, 5-8 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 946-9328.

The Knutzen Brothers, 7-9 p.m., Barnard Griffin Winery, 878 Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover.

BluMeadows, blues, 7-10 p.m., Thomas O’Neil Cellars, 2323 Henderson Loop, Richland. No cover. Call 371-1900.

Ben Union, rock/pop/alternative, a Tagaris Summer Concert Series event, 7-10 p.m., Tagaris Winery, 844 Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover. Call 628-161.

Kevin Selfe & The Tornadoes, blues, 9 p.m.-midnight, Sapolil Cellars Winery, 15 E. Main St., Walla Walla. Cover: $5.

A. Tom Collins (from Denver), alternative, 9 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 946-9328.

Necktie Killers, alternative, 10 p.m.-1:30 a.m., Jokers, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. No cover.

Theater

Dixie Swim Club, 7:30 p.m., Princess Theatre, 1226 Meade Ave., Prosser. Cost: $12 adults, $10 students and seniors. Call 509-786-2180.

Film

Movie in the Vineyard features Under the Tuscan Sun, 8-11 p.m., Three Rivers Winery, 5641 W. Highway 12, Walla Walla. Free. Call 509-526-9463.

Family Movie Night featuring Shaggy Dog, 8:30-10 p.m., John Dam Plaza, Richland. Movies will begin at dusk, and food vendors will be available. Free. Call 942-7529.

Misc.

Outdoor Market, 4-6 p.m., The Mid-Columbia Market at the Hub, 603 Goethals Drive, Richland. Food, crafts and entertainment. Free.

SATURDAY, AUG. 10

Festivals

Umatilla County Fair, 10 a.m., Umatilla County Fairgrounds, 425 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston.

Yakima Valley Fair & Rodeo, 10 a.m., Country Park Event Center & Fair Grounds, 812 Wallace Way, Grandview.

Farm-City Pro Rodeo, 7:30 p.m., Farm-City Pro Rodeo Grounds, 425 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston. Cost: $5-$15.

Comedy

Kente Scott & Charles Dorby, 6 and 8:30 p.m., Elbow Room Comedy Club, 3320 W. Kennewick Ave. Cover: $10-$20. Call 552-9129.

Kris Shaw, 8:30 p.m., Jokers, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Cost: $12. Call 943-1173.

Concert

James Otto Homecoming Tour, country, 6 p.m., Columbia Park, 5111 Columbia Park Trail, Kennewick. Cost: $20 general seating; $50 preferred seating; VIP packages available. Call 375-5033. Event to benefit Grace Clinic.

Dance

Saturday dance party, 10 p.m., Elbow Room Comedy Club, 3320 W. Kennewick Ave. Call 552-9129.

Salsa Saturday, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., Jokers, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Cover: $7.

Nightlife

Chuck Williams & Bob Gustavson, acoustic, 5-8 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 946-9328.

Ben Union, rock/pop/alternative, a Tagaris Summer Concert Series event, 7-10 p.m., Tagaris Winery, 844 Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover. Call 628-161.

Tuck Foster and the Mossrites, blues, 7-10 p.m., Thomas O’Neil Cellars, 2323 Henderson Loop, Richland. No cover. Call 371-1900.

Pamela Thomas-Martin and A Minor Obsession, 7:30-10:30 p.m., Ice Harbor Brewery, 206 N. Benton St., Kennewick. No cover. Call 582-5342.

Gary Winston & The Real Deal, blues, 9 p.m.-midnight, Sapolil Cellars Winery, 15 E. Main St., Walla Walla. Cover: $5.

Catahoula (from Seattle) with Tom Gnoza, blues, 9 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 946-9328.

Theater

Dixie Swim Club, 7:30 p.m., Princess Theatre, 1226 Meade Ave., Prosser. Cost: $12 adults, $10 students and seniors. Call 509-786-2180.

Misc.

Benton-Franklin Humane Society adoption event, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m., PetSmart, 6807 W. Canal Drive, Kennewick.

LIGO Public Tour, 1:30-3:30 p.m., LIGO Hanford Observatory, 127124 N. Route 10, Richland. Free. Call 372-8248.

Benton-Franklin Humane Society Puppy Mixer, 2- 4:30 p.m., Badger Mountain Vineyard/Powers Winery, 1106 S. Jurupa St., Kennewick.

Night Sky Festival, 8 p.m-1 a.m., LIGO Hanford Observatory, 127124 N. Route 10, Richland. Free. All ages. Call 372-8181.

SUNDAY, AUG. 11

Dance

Salsa Dancing, 7-11 p.m., Sapolil Cellars Winery, 15 E. Main St., Walla Walla. No cover.

Music

Mid-Columbia Mastersingers Summer Sing Concert, 3 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 2001 W. Kennewick Ave. Suggested admission: $10.

Nightlife

Jam Night with Vaughn Jensen, 7 p.m., Longbranch Bar & Grill, 230006 Highway 397, Kennewick. No cover.

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