Mid-Columbia events calendar Aug. 9-18

August 6, 2013 

Necktie Killers perform Aug. 9 at Jokers in Richland.

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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, 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.

Equinox, 6-9 p.m., Hamley Steakhouse, Pendleton. No cover.

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, 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.

Dear Doris and Evan Egerer Band, a Tumbleweed Teaser Concert, 7 p.m., Community Unitarian Universalist Church, 2819 W. Sylvester St., Pasco. Cost: $10 adults, $8 seniors and students.

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.

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

Jared Pennington, 6-9 p.m., Hamley Steakhouse, Pendleton. No cover.

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.

Wayman Chapman, 7 p.m., Barnard Griffin Wine Bar & Eatery, 878 Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover.

Goddess Unchained, 7 p.m., Origin Nile Studios, 3026 Miller Road, Waitsburg. 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.

Film

Smoovies Outdoor Movies features Epic (rated PG), 7 p.m., Calvary Amphitheater, 10611 W. Clearwater Ave., Kennewick. Cost: $2. Call 396-5194. 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.

“Back At It” Back to School Event, 1-3 p.m., Sears wing at Columbia Center mall, 1321 N. Columbia Center Blvd., Kennewick. Includes fashion shot, interactive gaming demo. Free. Call 783-2109.

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

Jack Rothwell, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Hamilton Cellars, 1950 Keene Road, Richland. No cover. 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.

MONDAY, AUG. 12

Music

Music in the Parks features Barb Nelson, country, 7-8 p.m., Marina Park, Boardman. Free. Call 541-481-3014.

TUESDAY, AUG. 13

Festivals

Grant County Fair, 10 a.m., Grant County Fairgrounds, 3953 Airway Drive N.E., Moses Lake.

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.

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 Barbarella (1968), 7:30 p.m., Sapolil Cellars Winery, 15 E. Main St., Walla Walla. Free popcorn. No cover. Call 509-520-1273.

Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013, 7:30 p.m., Regal Columbia Mall Stadium 8, 701 N. Columbia Center Blvd., Kennewick.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 14

Festivals

Grant County Fair, 10 a.m., Grant County Fairgrounds, 3953 Airway Drive N.E., Moses Lake.

Morrow County Fair, 10 a.m., fairgrounds, 74473 Highway 74, Heppner.

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.

Thunder on the Island features The Shades, 6-9 p.m., Clover Island Inn, 435 Clover Island Drive, Kennewick. No cover. Call 586-0541.

Backyard Acoustic Jam, 6-9 p.m., Longbranch Bar & Grill, 230006 Highway 397, Kennewick. No cover. Call 582-5550.

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.

THURSDAY, AUG. 15

Festivals

Grant County Fair, 10 a.m., Grant County Fairgrounds, 3953 Airway Drive N.E., Moses Lake.

Morrow County Fair, 10 a.m., fairgrounds, 74473 Highway 74, Heppner.

Comedy

Darren Carter, 8:30 p.m., Elbow Room Comedy Club, 3320 W. Kennewick Ave. Cover: $10-$30. Call 552-9129.

Nat Baimel, 8:30 p.m., Jokers, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Cost: $10. 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.

Nightlife

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

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

Coyote Kings, blues, 7 p.m., Thomas O’Neil Cellars, 2323 Henderson Loop, Richland. Call 371-1900.

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

RiffTrax Live: Starship Troopers, 8 p.m., Regal Columbia Mall Stadium 8, 701 N. Columbia Center Blvd., Kennewick.

FRIDAY, AUG. 16

Festivals

Grant County Fair, 10 a.m., Grant County Fairgrounds, 3953 Airway Drive N.E., Moses Lake.

Morrow County Fair, 10 a.m., fairgrounds, 74473 Highway 74, Heppner.

Muddy Frogwater Country Classic Festival, Yantis Park, Milton-Freewater. Call 541-938-5563. Info: www.muddyfrogwaterfestival.com.

Bluegrass Pickin Days, noon, Stewart Park, 107 First Ave., Zillah. No cover. Call 509-989-3158 or 509-930-5676.

Comedy

Darren Carter, 6 and 8:30 p.m., Elbow Room Comedy Club, 3320 W. Kennewick Ave. Cover: $10-$30. Call 552-9129.

Nat Baimel, 8:30 p.m., Jokers, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Cost: $10. Call 943-1173.

Dance

Ballroom dancing, 1-3:45 p.m., Richland Community Center, 500 Amon Park Drive, Richland. Music by the Easy Swing Dance Band. Cost: $5.

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.

Concert

Daryl Hall and John Oates, 7 p.m., Maryhill Winery & Amphitheater, 9774 Highway 14, Goldendale. Cost: $50-$95. Call 877-627-9445.

Nightlife

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

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

Kelly Parks, jazz, 5-8 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 946-9328.

Witherow, 6:30-9 p.m., Three Rivers Winery, 5641 W. Highway 12, Walla Walla. Cost: $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.

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

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

Spasso, 7 p.m., Barnard Griffin Wine Bar & Eatery, 878 Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover.

Tommy Hogan Band, blues, 9 p.m.-midnight, Sapolil Cellars Winery, 15 E. Main St., Walla Walla. No cover.

Polecat (from Bellingham), bluegrass, 9 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 946-9328.

Vail 8, Ardana and Fail Safe Project, rock, 10 p.m.-1:30 a.m., Jokers, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. No cover.

Theater

Mid Columbia Musical Theatre presents Songs for a New World, 6 p.m., Red Lion Hotel Columbia Center, 1101 N. Columbia Center Blvd., Kennewick. Dessert included. Cost: $25. Call 591-2584.

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. 17

Festivals

Grant County Fair, 10 a.m., Grant County Fairgrounds, 3953 Airway Drive N.E., Moses Lake.

Morrow County Fair, 10 a.m., fairgrounds, 74473 Highway 74, Heppner.

Muddy Frogwater Country Classic Festival, Yantis Park, Milton-Freewater. Call 541-938-5563. Info: www.muddyfrogwaterfestival.com.

Bluegrass Pickin Days, 8 a.m., Stewart Park, 107 First Ave., Zillah. No cover. Call 509-989-3158 or 509-930-5676.

Comedy

Darren Carter, 6 and 8:30 p.m., Elbow Room Comedy Club, 3320 W. Kennewick Ave. Cover: $10-$30. Call 552-9129.

Nat Baimel, 8:30 p.m., Jokers, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Cost: $10. 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

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

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

Faith Martin, acoustic, 7-10 p.m., Cousins, 4605 N. Road 68, Pasco. Call 845-1939.

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

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

Leaves of Grass, 7 p.m., Barnard Griffin Wine Bar & Eatery, 878 Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover.

Erik Howlin Hound Dog, blues, 7:30-10:30 p.m., Ice Harbor Brewery, 206 N. Benton St., Kennewick. No cover. Call 582-5342. All ages.

Grant Sabin (from Colorado), blues, 9 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 946-9328.

Poultry in Motion, country/rock, 9 p.m.-midnight, Sapolil Cellars Winery, 15 E. Main St., Walla Walla. No cover.

Theater

Mid Columbia Musical Theatre presents Songs for a New World, 6 p.m., Red Lion Hotel Columbia Center, 1101 N. Columbia Center Blvd., Kennewick. Dinner included. Cost: $50. Call 591-2584.

Misc.

Antique Farm Equipment Expo, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Central Washington Ag Museum/Fullbright Park, 4508 Main St., Union Gap. Admission: $5. Call 509-949-2100.

Benton Franklin Fair & Rodeo Grand Parade, 10 a.m., downtown Kennewick. Info: www.bentonfranklinfair.com.

SUNDAY, AUG. 18

Festivals

Muddy Frogwater Country Classic Festival, Yantis Park, Milton-Freewater. Call 541-938-5563. Info: www.muddyfrogwaterfestival.com.

Bluegrass Pickin Days, 9 a.m., Stewart Park, 107 First Ave., Zillah. No cover. Call 509-989-3158 or 509-930-5676.

Dance

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

Nightlife

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

Misc.

Antique Farm Equipment Expo, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Central Washington Ag Museum/Fullbright Park, 4508 Main St., Union Gap. Admission: $5. Call 509-949-2100.

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