Arts & Entertainment

Around Town: Friday, June 27, 2008

Mid-Columbia happenings for the week of Friday, June 27, 2008

Friday, June 27

Art/craft shows

Here Forever, a Tribal Art Show featuring traditional beadwork, ishaptikay, tule, wearing, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics, photography, continues through Sept. 17, Tamastslikt Cultural Institute, 72789 Highway 331, Pendleton. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. every day. Admission: $6 adults, $4 students and seniors. Kids 5 and younger are free.

Comedy

Robert Duchaine and Jim Summers, 8:30 p.m., Jokers Comedy Club, Richland. Cover: $5. 21 and older.

Festivals

Meltdown Music Festival featuring 12 bands, 6-11 p.m., Kimo's, 2696 N. Columbia Center Blvd., Richland. Cost: $8 per night in advance or $10 at the door; $12 for a 2-day pass in advance or $15 at the door. Tickets: Kimo's, Mosaic Boardshop and www.tri-cityevents.com/meltdown. All ages, but there will be a beer garden for those 21 and older.

Fundraisers

Twist & Shout: A '50s Rockin' Auction with dessert, 7 p.m., Red Lion Hotel next to Columbia Center mall, Kennewick. Admission: $10 adults and $5 for kids 12 and younger. Tickets at the door.

Event is a fundraiser for the Miss Tri-Cities scholarship program.

Music

Norm Karin, 7 p.m., Preston Premium Wines, off Highway 395 north of Pasco. No cover.

Jazz in June, 5-9 p.m., John Dam Plaza, Richland.

Nightlife

Rachel Bade McMurphey Quartet, 6 p.m., Bookwalter Winery, off Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover. All ages.

DJ Reverb Remix, 7 p.m., Stomp! Lounge at Tagaris Winery, off Tulip Lane, Richland.

Nuketown, 9 p.m., The Branding Iron, downtown Kennewick. 21 and older.

American Me, Mortal Remains, Nights in Fire, She's Been Murdered and Ashylus hardcore show, 9 p.m., Ray's Golden Lion, off George Washington Way, Richland. Cover: $10. All ages.

Downrite Walnut, 9:30 p.m., Parkade Bar & Grill, 207 W. Kennewick Ave. 21 and older.

Black Rhino Recordz, 10 p.m., The Beach, 109 W. Kennewick Ave., Kennewick. Cover: $5. 21 and older.

Saturday, June 28

Comedy

Robert Duchaine and Jim Summers, 8:30 p.m., Jokers Comedy Club, Richland. Cover: $5. 21 and older.

Concerts

Jesse Colin Young performs folk rock, 7 p.m., White Heron Cellars, 10035 Stuhlmiller Road N.W., Quincy. Cost: $35. Call 509-797-9463.

Dances

Tri-Cities West Coast Swing Classic, Red Lion Hotel next to Columbia Center mall. Featured teachers are Jim Minty and Katie McCaslin from Seattle. Cost: $35-$85 depending on workshops. Reservations: Call Beth Trost at 586-7609 or go to www.dancebybethtrost.com.

Festivals

Ye Merrie Greenwood Faire, 9:45 a.m.-5 p.m., Howard Amon Park, Richland. Admission: $8 adults/teens, $6 seniors for one-day pass; $12 adults/teens and $9 seniors for two-day pass. Tickets at the gate.

Mariachi & More Festival, noon-8 p.m., Columbia Park, Kennewick. Music, food, bands, kids activities, new car showcase, beer garden, science show and more. Admission is free.

Meltdown Music Festival featuring 12 bands, 6-11 p.m., Kimo's, 2696 N. Columbia Center Blvd., Richland. Cost: $8 in advance or $10 at the door. Tickets: Kimo's, Mosaic Boardshop and www.tri-cityevents.com/meltdown. All ages, but there will be a beer garden for those 21 and older.

Films

The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep starts at dusk, Columbia Park, near the Playground of Dreams, Kennewick. Rated PG. Free.

Fundraisers

Barbecue and blues street dance to benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 5-10 p.m., Jack-son's in Richland. Cost: $5 in advance, $7 at the door. Call 374-7293.

Museums

Living History Series features the life of Andrew Dominique Pambrun, Hudson's Bay Co. trader and adventurer, Fort Walla Walla Museum, 755 Myra Road, Walla Walla. Admission: $7 adults, $6 students and seniors, $3 kids 6-12.

Nightlife

Hotheads of Gypsy Jazz, 6 p.m., Bookwalter Winery, off Tulip Lane, Richland. Bookwalter After Hours with DJ Kritik4l M4SS starting at 10 p.m. No cover. All ages.

DJ Reverb Remix, 7 p.m., Stomp! Lounge at Tagaris Winery, off Tulip Lane, Richland.

Stone Country, 9 p.m., The Palm, Benton City. No cover. 21 and older.

Ladybird Unition, The Senate Arcade and Plants Eat People rock show, 9 p.m., Ray's Golden Lion, off George Washington Way, Richland. Cover: $10. All ages.

Sunday, June 29

Dances

Easy Swing Band plays for an all ages dance, 1-4 p.m., Richland Community Center. Cost: $5.

Festivals

Ye Merrie Greenwood Faire, 9:45 a.m.-5 p.m., Howard Amon Park, Richland. Admission: $8 adults/teens, $6 seniors for one-day pass; $12 adults/teens and $9 seniors for two-day pass. Tickets at the gate.

Fundraisers

10 local bands perform to raise funds for musician Duncan Pryce, noon-6:30 p.m., King of Clubs Showroom, Classic Island Casino, Kennewick. No cover, but donations are welcome. Pryce recently suffered his second heart attack.

Women Celebrating Women Fashion Show, 5 p.m., Clover Island Inn, Kennewick. Admission: $10 at the door or in advance by calling 508-9451 or 302-0256. Proceeds to go to the Tri-Cities Cancer Center Foundation.

Museums

Living History Series features the life of Father J.B.A. Brouillet, pioneer Catholic missionary, Fort Walla Walla Museum, 755 Myra Road, Walla Walla. Admission: $7 adults, $6 students and seniors, $3 kids 6-12.

Nightlife

Mary Lou Gnoza and Steve Haberman, 2 p.m., Bookwalter Winery, off Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover. All ages.

Monday, June 30

Sports

Dust Devils vs. Boise Hawks, 7:15 p.m., Gesa Stadium, off Burden Boulevard, Pasco. Cost: $5 general admission. Tickets: Box office.

Tuesday, July 1

Sports

Dust Devils vs. Boise Hawks, 7:15 p.m., Gesa Stadium, off Burden Boulevard, Pasco. Cost: $5 general admission. Tickets: Box office.

Wednesday, July 2

Concerts

Ever Stays Red Christian rock band, 7 p.m., Calvary Chapel, 412 W. Vancouver St., Kennewick. Admission is free. Call 736-2086.

Museums

Small Town Museums: Reflection on Community Life, a video documentary, 7 p.m., Fort Walla Walla Museum, 755 Myra Road. Admission: $7 adults, $6 seniors and students, $3 kids 6-12.

Nightlife

ETC: Entertainment Tri-Cities, 6 p.m., Bookwalter Winery, off Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover. All ages.

The Millionaires Club, 9 p.m., Jack-son's, Kennewick. No cover. 21 and older.

Sports

Dust Devils vs. Boise Hawks, 7:15 p.m., Gesa Stadium, off Burden Boulevard, Pasco. Cost: $5 general admission. Tickets: Box office.

Thursday, July 3

Comedy

Wildhorse Comedy Jam featuring local tribal comedians, 8 p.m., Wildhorse Resort & Casino near Pendleton. No cover.

Daniel Dugar and Vanessa Graddick, 8:30 p.m., Jokers Comedy Club, Richland. Cover: $5.

Nightlife

Wayman Chapman, 6 p.m., Bookwalter Winery, off Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover. All ages.

Nuketown, 9 p.m., Branding Iron, downtown Kennewick. Cover: $5. 21 and older.

Friday, July 4

Concerts

Colorblind rock show, 8:30 p.m., Columbia Park, Kennewick. All ages. Cost: $7 per carload into the park before the fireworks show at dusk.

Comedy

Daniel Dugar and Vanessa Graddick, 8:30 p.m., Jokers Comedy Club, Richland. Cover: $5.

Music

Highland Drive Band, 7 p.m., Preston Premium Wines, off Highway 395 north of Pasco. No cover.

Nightlife

DJ Reverb Remix, 7 p.m., Stomp! Lounge at Tagaris Winery, off Tulip Lane, Richland.

Gruvbox plays R&B dance hits, 8 p.m., Wildfire Cabaret lounge at Wildhorse Resort & Casino near Pendleton. No cover.

Saturday, July 5

Comedy

Daniel Dugar and Vanessa Graddick, 8:30 p.m., Jokers Comedy Club, Richland. Cover: $5.

Films

Bee Movie starts at dusk, Columbia Park, near the Playground of Dreams, Kennewick. Rated G. Free.

Museums

Living History Series features the life of pioneer Indian wife Suzanne Cayouse Dauphin, 2 p.m., Fort Walla Walla Museum. Admission: $7 adults, $6 seniors and students, $3 kids 6-12.

Nightlife

DJ Reverb Remix, 7 p.m., Stomp! Lounge at Tagaris Winery, off Tulip Lane, Richland.

Nasty Jack plays rock, 9 p.m., Jack-son's in Kennewick. Cover: $5.

Nuketown, 9 p.m., Branding Iron, downtown Kennewick. Cover: $5. 21 and older.

Melotia and Mister Orange, 9 p.m., Dax's Bar & Grill, on Lee Boulevard in Richland. No cover. 21 and older.

Sunday, July 6

Museums

Living History Series features the life of pioneer school teacher Sarah Miner, 2 p.m., Fort Walla Walla Museum, 755 Myra Road. Admission: $7 adults, $6 seniors and students, $3 kids 6-12.

Nightlife

Mary Lou Gnoza and Steve Haberman, 2 p.m., Bookwalter Winery, off Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover. All ages.


What's on stage

Tri-Cities

Players Theater, 610 The Parkway, Richland. Info: www.richlandplayers.org or call 943-1991.

Nov. 2-3, 9-11, 16-17: Raisin in the Sun, a drama.

Jan. 11-12, 18-20, 25-26: George Washington Slept Here, a comedy.

March 21-22, 28-30, April 4-5: And Then There Were None, a mystery.

Columbia Basin College Summer Showcase Series, 2600 N. 20th Ave., Pasco. Call 547-0511.

July 11-13, 17, 22, 27, 31: Assassins. Musical inside.

July 18-19, 24, 26, Aug. 1-2, 8: Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum. Musical outdoors.

July 20, 25, Aug. 3, 7: Fiction. Nonmusical inside.

Toyota Center Broadway series, at the Kennewick coliseum. Tickets: Box office or www.ticketmaster.com

Sept. 12: Chicago

Dec. 9: Idols in Concert for the Holidays

Dec. 17: Lord of the Dance

Jan. 30: Annie

March 13: Defending the Caveman comedy show, featuring the comic writing of Rob Becker.

Spokane

INB Performing Arts Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. Info: inbpac.com or call 509-279-7000

Oct. 8-25: The Phantom of the Opera

Nov. 29-30: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Dec. 10-14: The Color Purple

Seattle

The Paramount Theatre. Info: theparamount.com

Sept. 10-Oct. 5: The Phantom of the Opera

Dec. 16-28: The Color Purple

5th Avenue Theater, on 5th Avenue, downtown. Info: 5thavenuetheater.org or call 888-584-4849

Aug. 14-Sept. 21: Shrek the Musical. Cost is $37.50 to $90 with matinees at $28 to $80. Tickets are available online at www.5thavenue.org or call 888-584-4849.

Oct. 29-Nov. 16: The Drowsy Chaperone

Dec. 3-Dec. 28: 7 Brides for 7 Brothers

Seattle Opera House, 1020 John St., downtown. Info: seattleopera.org or call 206-389-7676.

Aug. 2-23: Aida

Oct. 19-Nov. 1: Richard Strauss' Elektra

Jan. 10-24: The Pearl Fishers

Feb. 21-March 7: Bluebeard's Castle and Erwartung

May 2-16: The Marriage of Figaro

Outdoor Concert Venues

Gorge Amphitheater events. Info: www.livenation.com/venue/getVenue/venueId/460

July 12: The Police with Elvis Costello & The Imposters

Aug. 2: Steve Miller Band

Amphitheater at Clark County events. Info: www.ampatclarkcounty.com

June 27: Earth, Wind and Fire

July 11: The Police with Elvis Costello & The Imposters

July 24: James Taylor

White River Amphitheater events. Info: www.livenation.com/venue/getVenue/venueId/1224

June 29: Rock 'N' Ride for Children featuring The Marshall Tucker Band with Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Starship with Mickey Thomas, Foghat and Spike and the Impalers

July 9: Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival featuring Slipknot and Disturbed

July 11: Stevie Wonder

July 19: Toby Keith with Montgomery Gentry

Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery. Info: www.ste-michelle.com/Sub_Concerts.cfm

June 28: Earth, Wind & Fire

July 3: B.B. King

July 12: Hippiefest featuring Jack Bruce of Cream, Eric Burdon and the Animals, the Turtles, Badfinger and Janis Ian

July 19: Ringo Starr performs with his All-Starr Band

July 24: Chris Isaak

July 25-26: Lyle Lovett

Oregon Zoo Summer Music Festival: At the Portland area zoo, www.oregonzoo.org. Zoo admission: $9.75 ages 12-65, $8.25 seniors, $6.75 ages 3-11. Concerts start at 7 p.m., and there is an additional concert fee listed below.

June 28: Indigo Girls with Cowboy Junkies, $25

July 2: Brothers of the Baladi, $10

July 9: Hapa, $10

July 16: Catherine Russell, $10.

July 18: Los Lonely Boys and Los Lobos, $24

July 22: Emmylou Harris with Jimmy Gaudreau and Moondi Klein, $24

July 23: Blue Highway, $10

July 25: Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings with Marc Broussard, $17

July 30: Habib Koite, $10

Northwest music and comedy

Spokane

Knitting Factory Concert House, 919 W. Sprague Ave. Info: http://sp.knittingfactory.com/index.php or call 509-244-3279

July 19: Summer Slaughter Tour with Black Dahlia Murder, Katakylsm, Vader, Cryptopsy, The Faceless, Despised Icon, Aborted, Born of Osiris, Psycroptic and Whitechappel

July 21: No Fear Music Tour featuring Bullet For My Valentine, Bleeding Through and Cancer Bats

July 25: Candlebox, The Kings Royal, London Get Down and Auralust

Spokane Arena events. Info: spokanearena.com. Info: ticketswest.com or call 800-325-SEAT.

July 20: Toby Keith with Montgomery Gentry

Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, W. 1001 Sprague Ave. Info: foxtheaterspokane.com

July 17: Pure Piaf

Aug. 12: Shelby Lynne

Seattle

The Paramount Theatre. Info: theparamount.com

July 1: Billy Idol

July 11-12: Eddie Izzard

Aug. 24: Melissa Etheridge

Aug. 27-28: Chris Rock

The Moore Theatre. Info: themoore.com

Aug. 2: Kidz Bop

Aug. 29: Boyz II Men

Jazz Alley, 2033 Sixth Ave., downtown. Info: jazzalley.com or call 206-441-9729

June 27-29: Mose Allison and Larry Coryell

July 1-3, 5-6: Acoustic Alchemy

July 8-9: Sara Gazare

July 10-13: Steve Syr

KeyArena events. Info: seattlecenter.com. Tickets: ticketmaster.com

July 2: George Michael

July 9: Foo Fighters

July 11: Bill Maher

July 26: Nine Inch Nails

Portland

Rose Quarter in Portland. Info: rosequarter.com

July 10: Foo Fighters

Aug. 7: Dolly Parton

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