Ghosts I’ve Met, Courtney Marie Andrews: 8 p.m. Friday, Caffé Mela, Wenatchee, $5 advance at ticketfly, $8 door, 888-0374.
Jesse Russel & M.O.B, blues: 8 p.m. Friday, the Vogue Liquid Lounge, Chelan, by donation, 888-5282.
Barley Wine Revue: 7 p.m. Friday, Icicle Brewing Co., Leavenworth, no cover, 548-2739.
Blackburn Band: 9 p.m. Friday, Tumwater Inn Restaurant & Lounge, Leavenworth, free, 548-4232.
Colby “The Boogie Man” Lee: 8 p.m. Friday, Wenatchee Eagles Hall, by donation, 888-1929.
Holy Water Buffalo, Tai Shan: 7 p.m. Friday, Der Hinterhof, Leavenworth, $20 covers three Oktoberfest weekends, $15 for Reverb Nation subscribers, 548-5250.
Leanne Trevelyan: 6:30 p.m., 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Tastebuds Coffee & Wine, Wenatchee, free, 888-2783.
RBMC Jazz: 5 p.m. Saturday, Vin du Lac Winery, Chelan, free with dinner, 682-2882.
Science!, The Big Medicine, The Cut Losses, Mugsy’s Groove: 1 p.m., 4 p.m., 6:30 p.m., 9 p.m. Saturday, Der Hinterhof, Leavenworth, $20 covers three Oktoberfest weekends, $15 for Reverb Nation subscribers, 548-5250.
The Wet Bandits: 9 p.m. Saturday, Tumwater Inn Restaurant & Lounge, Leavenworth, free, 548-4232.
GravelRoad, Nancy Zahn: 8 p.m. Saturday, Caffé Mela, Wenatchee, $5 advance at ticketfly, $8 door, 888-0374.
Shongo Bongo: 9 p.m. Saturday, Clearwater Steakhouse, East Wenatchee, $5, 884-7605.
Tommy Simmons Trio, pop rock: 8 p.m. Saturday, Vogue Liquid Lounge, Chelan, by donation, 888-5282.
Beso Negro, The Keaton Collective: 7 p.m. Sunday, Caffé Mela, Wenatchee, $7 advance at ticketfly.com, $10 door, 888-0374.
Beso Negro, Peggy Ann Courtney: 7 p.m. Monday, Caffé Mela, Wenatchee, $7 advance at ticketfly, $10 door, 888-0374.
Korby Lenker, Scout Smith: 8 p.m. Wednesday, Caffé Mela, Wenatchee, $7 advance at ticketfly, $10 door, 888-0374.
Sergio Cuevas and Stephen Sharpe, rock and reggae: 8-10 p.m. Fridays, South, Leavenworth, free, 888-4328.
Charlie Solbrig, solo guitar: 6 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays, Chateau Faire le Pont Winery, Wenatchee, free, 667-9463.
Family Tradition, country: 7 p.m. Saturdays, Leavenworth Senior Center, free, 548-6666.
Jazz night, various artists: 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Caffè Mela, Wenatchee, no cover, 888-0374.
Open mic: 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Devils Gulch Drinkery, Cashmere, free, 888-8180.
Sergio Cuevas, Stephen Sharpe: 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Icicle Brewing Co., Leavenworth, no cover, 548-2739.
Chumstick Liberation Front: 8 p.m. Thursdays; 10 Below, Wenatchee, free, 665-8737.
Confluence Jazz Band: 6 p.m. Thursdays, Chateau Faire le Pont Winery, Wenatchee, free, 667-9463.
Tickets on sale
Vienna Boys Choir: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19, Performing Arts Center of Wenatchee, $40, pacwen.org, 663-2787.
The Horde and the Harem: 8 p.m. Oct. 20, Caffé Mela, Wenatchee, $5 advance at ticketfly, $8 door, 888-0374.
Bill Cosby: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20, Town Toyota Center, Wenatchee, $30-$75, towntoyotacenter.com, 667-7847.
Veggie Tales, “God Made You Special”: 6 p.m. Oct. 21, Town Toyota Center, Wenatchee, $20-$30, 667-7847.
Hounds of the Wild Hunt, The Felts: 8 p.m. Oct. 27, Caffé Mela, Wenatchee; $5 advance at ticketfly.com, $8 door, 888-0374.
Monster Mash: 8 p.m. Oct. 27, Wenatchee Convention Center, $10 presale, $15 door, brownpapertickets.com, (866) 907-9207.
Michael Powers, jazz: 8 p.m. Oct. 27, River Haus in the Pines, Leavenworth, $35 includes dessert, riverhausinthepines.com, 548-9690.
Freakfest: 7 p.m. Oct. 27, Level Ballroom, Wenatchee; featuring Gorilla Zoe, Elevation 420, costume contest; $20 advance, 25 door, brownpapertickets.com.
Wenatchee Valley Symphony Orchestra, “Russia”: 7 p.m. Saturday, Performing Arts Center of Wenatchee; 6 p.m. pre-concert prelude, season tickets $60-$125, general admission $16-$35, pacwen.org, 663-2787.
Adult Piano Retreat Faculty Concert: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Icicle Creek Center for the Arts, Leavenworth; Lisa Bergman, Jennifer Bowman, Oksana Ezhokina; $16, icicle.org, 548-6347.
Greg Ruby Quartet, gypsy jazz: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27, Icicle Creek Center for the Arts, Leavenworth, $16, icicle.org, 548-6347.
Concert of Piano and Cello Music: 3 p.m. Oct. 28, Grace Lutheran Church, Wenatchee; pianist Oksana Ezhokina, cellist Russell Rolen; $20, $15 seniors, $10 students, family rate $50, proceeds benefit Wenatchee Valley Music Teachers Association scholarship fund, 662-1588.
Underground Blues Jam: 7:30 p.m. first Mondays, 10 Below, Wenatchee, free, 664-4077.
Blue Monday jam session: 8 p.m. second and fourth Mondays, Clearwater Steakhouse, East Wenatchee, free, 664-4077.
“Man of La Mancha”: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18-19, 25-27, Nov. 1-3, 2 p.m. Oct. 20, Riverside Playhouse, Wenatchee, $17 general, $14 members on Thursdays, pacwen.org, 663-2787.
Treasure Island the Musical: 6:30 p.m. Nov. 1, Performing Arts Center of Wenatchee, $25, pacwen.org, 663-2787.
“Phantom of the Opera”: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8-10, 14-17, 1:30 p.m. Nov. 10, 17; Wenatchee High School, $20 adults, $15 students through grade 12, seniors ages 65 and up; tickets available at Pak-it-Rite Oct. 9, 888-0780.
Halloween Bash & Drag Show: 9 p.m. Oct. 31, Club Level; featuring “Ben Delacreme” of Seattle, costume contest, prizes, dancing; $5, 393-3770.
“One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”: 6:30 p.m. Nov. 5-6, Riverside Playhouse, Wenatchee; by Music Theatre of Wenatchee, show runs Jan. 10, 26, 670-8233.
Friday Funnies, improv: 8 p.m. Friday, Clearwater Steakhouse, East Wenatchee, $5, 670-8233.
“My Life in Prismacolor,” by Vicki DeRooy: Reception 5-7 p.m. Friday, Icicle Arts Gallery, Leavenworth, on display through Nov. 25, 548-2278.
“Name that Painting” contest: Winners announced 5 p.m. Saturday, Cashmere Art and Activities Center, 669-4851.
“I Collect … Book Art”: Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center, Wenatchee, 888-6240.
Bridge to a Cure Bra Exhibit: On display Friday through Oct. 28, Riverwalk Bridge, Wenatchee, free.
“Transitions,” Joe Feddersen: Center for Music and Art gallery, Wenatchee Valley College, Wenatchee, on display through Nov. 2, free, 682-6736.
Sherry Trammel-Schauls, jewelry: Tumbleweed Bead Co., Wenatchee, on display through October, 350-6261.
“Fur, Feathers & Scales”: Two Rivers Gallery, Wenatchee; on display through October, 881-1729.
Ginger Reddington, painter: On display through October, Caffé Mela, Wenatchee, 888-0374.
Al Piecka, nature photography: On display through October, Lemolo Café & Deli, Wenatchee, 664-6574.
WVC Art Faculty Show: On display through Oct. 25, Robert Graves Gallery, Wenatchee Valley College; artists include Ruth Allan, Bryan Miller, Scott Bailey; 665-5977.
Jean and Randy Knox: On display through Sunday, Wenatchee Watercolor Society featured artist, Wenatchee Valley Medical Center Radiation Oncology Department, 662-0670.
The Watercolor Society, group exhibit: Rocky Reach Dam Visitors Center, on display through October, 662-0670.
Village Art in the Park, various artists: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Fri.-Sun. through Oct. 21, Front St., leavenworth.org.
David Vasquez, Jeff Tift, Kerry Siderius: Nu Art Gallery, East Wenatchee; permanent display, 884-6034.
Painting workshop: Noon-5 p.m. Saturday, Main Street Gallery, Chelan; get feedback on unfinished pieces, or start new ones, $10, 682-9262.
Flameworking class: by appointment, West Coast Glass Studios, $60 an hour, (541) 301-7344.
Acrylics with Jeff Tift: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Fridays, McDee’s Art Center, Wenatchee, $35 per session, 662-7117.
Morning Watercolor: 9 a.m.-noon Tuesdays, McDee’s Art Center, Wenatchee, no instructor, bring your own supplies, $5 per session, 662-7117.
Open studio: 2 p.m. Wednesdays, McDee’s Art Center, Wenatchee; no instructor, bring your own supplies; $5 per session, 662-7117.
Dennis Held, poetry reading: 11 a.m.-noon, Monday, The Grove in the WVC Music and Art Center, Wenatchee, free, 682-6737.
Amanda Coplin: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Vogue Liquid Lounge, Chelan, $10 includes a glass of wine and refreshments, 888-5282.
Amanda Coplin: 3 p.m. Wednesday, A Book for All Seasons, Leavenworth; book signing for “The Orchardist,” free, 548-1451
Amanda Coplin: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Leavenworth Library; book signing for “The Orchardist,” free, 548-1451.
Julie Zielinski: Noon Wednesday, Red Lion, Wenatchee; book signing of “Matt’s Last Call: Surviving our Protectors,” free, 663-0711.
Luci Shaw, poetry reading and dessert: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20, Grunewald Guild, Leavenworth, $15, 763-3693.
Julie Zielinski: 1-3 p.m. Oct. 20, Daily Joy Tea House, Leavenworth; book signing of “Matt’s Last Call: Surviving our Protectors,” free, 433-5074.
Julie Zielinski: 7-8 p.m. Oct. 22, Wenatchee Public Library, Wenatchee; book signing of “Matt’s Last Call: Surviving our Protectors,” free, 662-5021.
Author dinner with Kaya McLaren: 6:30 p.m. Oct. 23, Andante Restaurant, Chelan, $25, reservations required, 682-8901.
Kaya McLaren: 6 p.m. Oct. 24, Hastings, Wenatchee; book signing of “How I Came To Sparkle Again,” free, 663-7881.
Christine and Jeffrey Smith: 7 p.m. Oct. 26, Barn Beach Reserve, Leavenworth; presentation and signing of “More Faster Backwards: Rebuilding David B,” free, 548-1451.
Julie Zielinski: Noon Oct. 26, Wenatchee Convention Center; book signing of “Matt’s Last Call: Surviving our Protectors,” free, 662-4411.
October Book Buzz: 1-3 p.m. Oct. 27, A Book for All Seasons, Leavenworth, featuring authors Carter Sickel, Christine and Jeffrey Smith, Daniel O’Rourke and Kenny Knight; free, 548-1451.
“Green Fire”: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center, Wenatchee; a film about environmentalist Aldo Leopold; Land Trust discussion on wildfire impact to local flora and fauna, $5, 888-6240.
“Fall Fungi in the Wenatchee Watershed”: 7 p.m. today, Wenatchee Valley Museum; by mycologist Mick Mueller, free, 669-7820.
“More Faster Backwards: Rebuilding the David B”: 7 p.m. Oct. 26, Barn Beach Reserve, Leavenworth; Christine and Jeffrey Smith talk about rebuilding an old wooden boat, free, 548-1451.
Senior center dance: 1:30-4 p.m. Oct. 21, Wenatchee Valley Senior Activity Center, Wenatchee; music by Double Deal with Debra Ann and Cleo, $5, 662-7036.
Scottish country dancing: 6:30 p.m Thursdays; Irish Dance Studio, Wenatchee, all levels welcome, 663-3743.
Social dancing: Formal dance, ballroom, swing, Latin, country; 7:30 p.m. Saturdays; Next Step dance, Wenatchee, $3; 7 p.m. beginner lesson, $2; 630-2947.
Tuesday afternoon dances: 2 p.m. Tuesdays, Wenatchee Valley Senior Activity Center, $3, 665-0136.
WVC Hepcats swing dancing: Intermediate lesson 6:30 p.m., basic lesson 7 p.m., dance 8 p.m. Wednesdays, Wenatchee Valley Senior Activity Center, session $5, whole quarter $25, 264-4710.
Leavenworth Oktoberfest: Friday-Saturday, Oct. 19-20, downtown Leavenworth; beer tasting, live music, arts and crafts; $10 Friday, $15 online Saturday, $20 Saturday at the gate, leavenworthoktoberfest.com.
Fresh Air Fest: Noon - 5 p.m. Oct. 20, Performing Arts Center of Wenatchee; firefighter thank-yous, live music including Patrick Foster and the Locomotive, Mugsy’s Groove; wildfire and disaster information, wine and beer garden, free, 663-2787.
Trick or Treat: 5-7 p.m. Oct. 31, downtown Chelan, free, 682-4322.
Wine & food
Lake Chelan Crush: Saturday-Sunday, various Lake Chelan wineries; demonstrations, grape crushes, live music; free, lakechelanwinevalley.com.
Fall Harvest Fest: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Sunshine Farm, Chelan; hay rides, pumpkin patch, cider, apple tastings; free, 682-1350.
HalloWINE: Noon-4 p.m. Oct. 20, The Conservatory at Apple Annie’s, Cashmere; sample wines from local vintners; $39 includes food and wine, wenatcheewines.com, 669-5808.
Children’s Art for Education wine gala and auction: 5 p.m. Oct. 28, Wenatchee Valley Museum; wine, art, proceeds benefit scholarship programs; $25 advance, $35 door, wenatcheesunriserotary.org.
Craft Fair: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Leavenworth Christian Fellowship; handcrafted items, bounce houses, games; 433-5074.
Tommy Simmons Band, soul: 7 p.m. Friday, Old Schoolhouse Brewery, Winthrop, free, 996-3183.
“The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe,” children’s theater: 7 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays, Oct. 19-28, Merc Playhouse, Twisp, $12 adults, $5 youth 18 and under, 997-7529.
“A Christmas Story”: 1 p.m. Oct. 20, 6 p.m. Oct. 24, Merc Playhouse, Twisp; adult and children roles available, rehearsals start Oct. 29, performances Dec. 7-23, 997-7529.
Daniel Tuttle, paintings: Lost River Winery, Winthrop, on display through December, dantuttleart.com, 996-2888.
“Altered Realities — Tania Gonzalez Ortega, Jeffrey Winslow, Libby Sullivan and Rhys Court”: On display through Nov. 3, Confluence Gallery, Twisp, 997-2787.
Airbrush techniques: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 20, Confluence Gallery, Twisp; taught by Becky Myers, $225 four-class series, 997-2787.
“Surface Design, Clothes to Dye For!”: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 25, TwispWorks; sewing workshop with Sara Ashford, Donna Keyser and Lisa Doran; $50, 997-2787.
Fused Silver Hoop Earrings: 5-8 p.m. Oct. 25, Confluence Gallery, Twisp; taught by Jenni Tissell, $85 tuition, $15 supplies, register by Oct. 20, 997-2787.
“Classical Arts - Drawing Skills”: 1:30- 4 p.m. Saturdays, Oct. 27, Nov. 3, Nov. 10; taught by Margaret Kingston, designed for adults and kids 10 and up, $35 for three sessions, register by Oct. 20, 997-2787.
Dance classes by Missi Smith: Thursdays and Saturdays through Dec. 13, time varies, Merc Playhouse, Twisp; includes intro to dance, musical theater, preschool dance; $50-$120 for 10 classes, mercplayhouse.org.
Julie Zielinski: 7-8 p.m. Monday, Omak Public Library; book signing of “Matt’s Last Call: Surviving our Protectors,” free, 826-1820.
Okanogan Family Faire: Friday-Sunday, 76 W. Cayuse Mountain Road, Tonasket; music, bartering, art, food; $10 day pass, $60 camping, 486-2173.
Monster Prom: 5-11 p.m. Oct. 31, Community Cultural Center of Tonasket; treats, music, costume contest; free, communityculturalcenter.org, 486-1328.
“Wonderful Okanogan Women”: 6 p.m. Oct. 19, Community Cultural Center of Tonasket; period costumes, DVD story about pioneer women; free, 486-1328.
Membership Party: 7-9 p.m. Oct. 20, Confluence Gallery & Art Center, Twisp; live music, multimedia performance by New Wilderness Project; $35 non-members, free for members, 997-2787.
Costume Harvest Party: 7 p.m. Oct. 27, the Courtyard, downtown Omak, by donation, 429-7786.
Molly & Tenbrooks: 7 p.m. Saturday, George Community Hall, George, $3 admission, hat pass donation $8-$12, georgecoffeehouse.com.
First Friday Jam: 7 p.m. first Fridays, all welcome, George Community Hall, free, georgecoffeehouse.com.
Lauren Kucera, painter: Quincy Library, photographs, abstract paintings, on display through December, 787-2359.
Wine & food
Ephrata Wine and Art Walk: 4-8 p.m. Oct. 27, 15 downtown locations, $25 per person, $40 couple, 754-4656.
Art and Wine Walk: 1-5 p.m. Saturday, LakeTown Landing, Moses Lake, $25 per person, $45 couple, mlbacares.org, 764-1745.
Trick or Treating: 4-6 p.m. Oct. 31, downtown Ephrata, free, 754-4656.
Trick or Treat: 5-7 p.m. Oct. 31, LakeTown Landing, Moses Lake free, 764-1745.
’40s-’50s dance: 8 p.m. Thursdays, Moses Lake Senior Center, $4, 765-7809.