Arts & Entertainment

Around Town: Friday, July 25, 2008

Mid-Columbia happenings for the week of Friday, July 25, 2008

Friday, July 25

Follies events

Art in the Park, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Howard Amon Park, Richland. Admission is free.

Lamb Weston Columbia Cup hydroplane races start at 8 a.m. along the shores of the Columbia River. Schedule and ticket information: www.waterfollies.com.

Boat race body contest, 9 p.m., Jack-son's in Kennewick. No cover. 21 and older.

Comedy

Wildhorse Comedy Jam features Barry Neal and Jeremy Greenberg, 8 p.m., Wildhorse Resort and Casino, Pendleton. No cover.

Festivals

Hot Jazzy Nightz smooth jazz and wine festival, 7 p.m.-midnight, John Dam Plaza, Richland. No cover for general admission. VIP tickets cost $50 at the gate.

Films

Bee Movie starts at sunset, about 8:30 p.m., at Randall Park, 1399 S. 48th Ave., Yakima. Call 966-0930 or www.alliedartsyakima.org.

Fundraisers

Academy of Children's Theatre and Safe Harbor Crisis Nursery rummage sale, 8 a.m.-noon at the ACT studio, 213 Wellsian Way, Richland, and the Crisis Nursery, 111 N. Grant Place, Kennewick. Anyone who wishes to donate items for the sales can drop off donations at either establishment.

Music

Geoff Tyree and Cindy McKay perform for Vino Notte, 7 p.m., Preston Premium Wines, off Highway 395 north of Pasco. No cover.

Nightlife

Brian Holbrook, 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.

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill impersonators perform a tribute show of the country duo, 8 p.m., Wildfire Cabaret lounge at Wildhorse Resort & Casino near Pendleton. No cover.

Greywolf, 8 p.m., Dax's, off Lee Boulevard, Richland. No cover. 21 and older. No cover.

IV rock band, 9 p.m., Classic Island Casino on Gage Boulevard, Kennewick. Cover: $5. 21 and older.

Farewell Blowout with Mo Syllablez, 10 p.m., The Beach, downtown Kennewick. Cover: $5. 21 and older.

Mo Syllablez, 10 p.m. The Beach, 109 W. Kennewick Ave., Kennewick. 21 and older.

Sports

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

Theater

Anything Goes, a Walla Walla Community College summer outdoor production, 8 p.m., amphitheater on Myra Road off Rose Street.

Fiction, a Columbia Basin College Summer Showcase production, 8 p.m., theater on the Pasco campus. Rated PG-13.

Never Too Late, a Richland Players production, 8 p.m., Players Theater, 610 The Parkway, Richland.

Saturday, July 26

Follies Events

Art in the Park, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Howard Amon Park, Richland. Admission is free.

Lamb Weston Columbia Cup hydroplane races start at 8 a.m. along the shores of the Columbia River. Schedule and ticket information: www.waterfollies.com.

Eclectic Approach, 9 p.m., Red Lion Hotel, off Columbia Center Boulevard, Kennewick. Cost: $15. Tickets: www.brownpapertickets.com/event/36242, Red Lion starting July 25 or at the door. 21 and older.

Festivals

Hot Jazzy Nightz smooth jazz and wine festival, 7 p.m.-midnight, John Dam Plaza, Richland. No cover for general admission. VIP tickets cost $50 at the gate.

Fundraisers

Academy of Children's Theatre and Safe Harbor Crisis Nursery rummage sale, 8 a.m.-noon at the ACT studio, 213 Wellsian Way, Richland, and the Crisis Nursery, 111 N. Grant Place, Kennewick. Anyone who wishes to donate items for the sales can drop off donations at either establishment.

Museums

Living History Series features the life of Maria Greenwood Whitman, homemaker and songster, 2 p.m., Fort Walla Walla Museum. Admission: $7 adults, $6 seniors and students, $3 kids 6-12.

Music

A concert to benefit the Eastern Oregon Center for Independent Living featuring Portland musician Charlie Byrd and Tri-City musician Ed Daley, noon-6 p.m., Roy Raley Park near the Pendleton Round-Up grounds. Admission is free, but donations are welcome.

Nightlife

Bluezette, 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.

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill impersonators perform a tribute show of the country duo, 8 p.m., Wildfire Cabaret lounge at Wildhorse Resort & Casino near Pendleton. No cover.

Colorblind and Nasty Jack rock bands, 8 p.m., Jack-son's in Richland. Cover: $7.

IV rock band, 9 p.m., The Pub on Clearwater Avenue, Kennewick. Cover: $5. 21 and older.

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

Kite, 9 p.m., Dax's, off Lee Boulevard, Richland. Cover: $5. 21 and older.

Sports

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

Theater

Anything Goes, a Walla Walla Community College summer outdoor production, 8 p.m., amphitheater on Myra Road off Rose Street.

Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, a Columbia Basin College Summer Showcase production, 8 p.m., outdoor amphitheater on the Pasco campus. Rated PG-13.

Never Too Late, a Richland Players production, 8 p.m., Players Theater, 610 The Parkway, Richland.

Sunday, July 27

Follies events

Lamb Weston Columbia Cup hydroplane races start at 8 a.m. along the shores of the Columbia River. Schedule and ticket information: www.waterfollies.com.

Concerts

Chris Isaak with opening act Debra Arlyn, 4 p.m., outdoors at Wildhorse Resort & Casino near Pendleton. Cost: $30. Tickets: www.boxofficetickets.com/wildhorse or call 800-654-9453 ext. 1128

Films

The Neverending Story starts at sunset, about 8:30 p.m., at Gilbert Park, 5000 W. Lincoln Ave., Yakima. Call 966-0930 or www.alliedartsyakima.org.

Museums

Living History Series features the life of William McBean, Hudson's Bay Co. trader, 2 p.m., Fort Walla Walla Museum. Admission: $7 adults, $6 seniors and students, $3 kids 6-12.

Nightlife

Mary Lou Gnoza and Steve Haberman, 2-5 p.m., Bookwalter Winery, 895 Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover.

Sports

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

Theater

Assassins, a Columbia Basin College Summer Showcase production, 2 p.m., theater on the Pasco campus. Show is rated PG-13 with strong language.

Never Too Late, a Richland Players production, 2 p.m., Players Theater, 610 The Parkway, Richland.

Monday, July 28

Music

Smooth as Jazz, 7 p.m., Marina Park, Boardman. Free.

Sports

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

Tuesday, July 29

Films

Alvin and The Chipmunks, 10 a.m., Fairchild Cinemas in Pasco, off Interstate 82 at Road 68, across from TRAC. Free.

Wallace and Gromit and Surf's Up, 10 a.m., Regal Cinemas at Columbia Center mall, Kennewick. Free.

Sports

Dust Devils vs. Vancouver Canadians, 11:15 a.m., Gesa Stadium, off Burden Boulevard, Pasco. Cost: $5 general admission. Tickets: Box office.

Wednesday, July 30

Dances

Pasco Senior Center dance, 7:30 p.m., senior center at 1315 N. Seventh Ave. Cost: $5.

Films

Alvin and The Chipmunks, 10 a.m., Fairchild Cinemas in Pasco, off Interstate 82 at Road 68, across from TRAC. Free.

Wallace and Gromit and Surf's Up, 10 a.m., Regal Cinemas at Columbia Center mall, Kennewick. Free.

Nightlife

ETC: Entertainment Tri-Cities featuring Mary Lou Gnoza and Steve Haberman with Rusty Faust, 5-7 p.m., Bookwalter Winery, 895 Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover. All ages.

The Millionaires, 9 p.m., Jack-son's in Kennewick. No cover.

Thursday, July 31

Comedy

Wildhorse Comedy Jam features comedians Mike Pace and Sharon Lacey, 8 p.m., Wildfire Cabaret lounge at Wildhorse Resort & Casino near Pendleton. No cover.

Films

Alvin and The Chipmunks, 10 a.m., Fairchild Cinemas in Pasco, off Interstate 82 at Road 68, across from TRAC. Free.

Wallace and Gromit and Surf's Up, 10 a.m., Regal Cinemas at Columbia Center mall, Kennewick. Free.

Music

Wayman Chapman, 6-10 p.m., Bookwalter Winery, 895 Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover. All ages.

Nightlife

Wayman Chapman, 6-10 p.m., Bookwalter Winery, 894 Tulip Lane, Richland. No cover. All ages.

Handful of Luvin, 9 p.m., Kimo's, 2696 N. Columbia Center Blvd. Cover: $5. All ages until 11 p.m.

Jam Night, 8 p.m., Dax's Bar & Grill, on Lee Boulevard in Richland. No cover. 21 and older.

Theater

Assassins, a Columbia Basin College Summer Showcase production, 8 p.m., theater on the Pasco campus. Show is rated PG-13 with strong language.

Friday, Aug. 1

Films

The Water Horse starts at sunset, about 8:30 p.m., at Randall Park, 1399 S. 48th Ave., Yakima. Call 966-0930 or visit www.alliedartsyakima.org.

Music

Doug Rice performs for Vino Notte, 7 p.m., Preston Premium Wines, off Highway 395 north of Pasco. No cover.

Nightlife

Brick plays classic rock, 8 p.m., Dax's, off Lee Boulevard, Richland. No cover. 21 and older.

The Shane Dewight Band play rock and blues, 8 p.m., Wildfire Cabaret lounge at Wildhorse Resort & Casino near Pendleton. No cover.

Junkyard Jane plays blues, 9 p.m., Jack-son's in Kennewick. Cover: $7.

Free Whiskey, 9 p.m., R.F. McDougall's, 1705 Columbia Park Trail, Richland. Cover: $5.

Singularity & Random Orbits, 9:30 p.m., Parkade Bar & Grill, 207 W. Kennewick Ave. No cover. 21 and older.

Theater

Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, a Columbia Basin College Summer Showcase production, 8 p.m., outdoor amphitheater on the Pasco campus. Rated PG-13.

Never Too Late, a Richland Players production, 8 p.m., Players Theater, 610 The Parkway, Richland.

Saturday, Aug. 2

Dances

Easy Swing Band provides the music for the Richland Seniors all-ages dance, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Richland Community Center. Cost: $5.

Films

Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium starts at dusk, Columbia Park, near the Playground of Dreams, Kennewick. Rated PG. Free.

Museums

Living History Series features the lives of Ed and Elizabeth Burlingame, ditch diggers and developers, 2 p.m., Fort Walla Walla Museum. Admission: $7 adults, $6 seniors and students, $3 kids 6-12.

Music

Folk musician Dan Maher, 7:30 p.m., Kennewick Senior Center, 500 S. Auburn on the east side of Keewaydin Park. Admission: $11 adults, $9 seniors and students.

Nightlife

Highway 12 Rides Again! celebrates the first anniversary of Masquerade Wine Co. and The Winemakers Loft, 6 p.m., The Winemakers Loft, 357 Port Ave., Prosser. Cost: $5.

The Shane Dewight Band play rock and blues, 8 p.m., Wildfire Cabaret lounge at Wildhorse Resort & Casino near Pendleton. No cover.

Romagossa Blu plays blues, reggae and rock, 9 p.m., Dax's, off Lee Boulevard, Richland. No cover. 21 and older. No cover.

Theater

Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, a Columbia Basin College Summer Showcase production, 8 p.m., outdoor amphitheater on the Pasco campus. Rated PG-13.

Never Too Late, a Richland Players production, 8 p.m., Players Theater, 610 The Parkway, Richland.

Sunday, Aug. 3

Films

Shark Tale starts at sunset, about 8:30 p.m., at Gilbert Park, 5000 W. Lincoln Ave., Yakima. Call 966-0930 or visit www.alliedartsyakima.org.

Museums

Living History Series features the lives of Carline M. Woods and Augusta Moorhouse, Seventh-Day Adventist pioneers, 2 p.m., Fort Walla Walla Museum. Admission: $7 adults, $6 seniors and students, $3 kids 6-12.

Theater

Fiction, a Columbia Basin College Summer Showcase production, 2 p.m., theater on the Pasco campus. Rated PG-13.

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