Astro Splash: 8 p.m. today, the Vogue Liquid Lounge, Chelan, by donation, 888-5282.
The Wenatchee Swingin’ Big Band: 6:30 p.m. today, Ohme Gardens, $12 general, $9 season pass holders, kids 6-17 half price, ohmegardens.com, 662-5785.
Bluegrass Night: 6 p.m. today, Icicle Brewing Co., Leavenworth, free, 548-2739.
Joachim Nordensson: 6 p.m., today, Benson Vineyards Estate Winery, Manson, no cover, 687-0313.
Vaughan Jensen Band: 8 p.m. Friday, the Vogue Liquid Lounge, Chelan, by donation, 888-5282.
Ghosts I’ve Met: 7 p.m. Friday, Icicle Brewing Co., Leavenworth, free, 548-2739.
Carly Calbero: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Der Hinterhof, Leavenworth, free, 548-5250.
Justice For All: 6–9 p.m. Friday, Munchen Haus, Leavenworth, free, 548-1158.
The Next Best Thing: 8 p.m. Friday, Wenatchee Eagles, $5 suggested donation, 662-6700.
The Moral Crux, Bad Tat’s and guests: 9 p.m. Friday, Wally’s House of Booze, 21+, $5, 663-1433.
Mugsy’s Groove: 7 p.m. Friday, Centennial Park, Wenatchee, free, 888-0374.
Velvet Elvis: 7 p.m. Friday, Devil’s Gulch Drinkery, Cashmere, free, 888-8180.
Good4U: 6 p.m. Friday, The Blending Room, Manson, free, 293-9679.
Open mic with Rick Morrow: 7 p.m. Friday, Upper Eastside Coffee Co., East Wenatchee, free, 470-7812.
Burn Burn Burn, Motar and guests: 9 p.m. Saturday, Wally’s House of Booze, 21+, $5, 663-1433.
Chris Frue Quartet: 5-8 p.m. Saturday, Vin du Lac, Chelan, free, 682-2882.
Velvet Elvis: 6 p.m. Saturday, The Blending Room, Manson, free, 293-9679.
Rob Marcus, Jahshiki: 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Der Hinterhof, Leavenworth, free, 548-5250.
Keith Hightower: 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Tastebuds Coffee & Wine, Wenatchee, free, 888-2783.
Waterdog: 6 p.m., Saturday, Benson Vineyards Estate Winery, Manson, no cover, 687-0313.
Chumstick Liberation Front: 6–9 p.m. Saturday, Munchen Haus, Leavenworth, free, 548-1158.
Erin McNamee: 6 p.m. Sunday, Icicle Brewing Co., Leavenworth, free, 548-2739.
Michael Carlos Band: 8 p.m. Saturday, the Vogue Liquid Lounge, Chelan, by donation, 888-5282.
Miss Lonely Hearts Band: 7:30 p.m. Monday, Der Hinterhof, Leavenworth, free, 548-5250.
Sergio Cuevas and Stephen Sharpe: 8-10 p.m. Fridays, South, Leavenworth, free, 888-4328.
Sergio Cuevas and Stephen Sharpe: 6–8 p.m. Tuesdays, South, Wenatchee, free, 888-5463.
Charlie Solbrig: 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.
“Collaboration,” local jazz artists: 2–4 p.m. last Sunday of each month, Upper Eastside Coffee Co., East Wenatchee, free, 470-7812.
Highway 97: 2-4 p.m. Tuesdays, Wenatchee Valley Senior Activity Center, Wenatchee, $3, 662-7036.
Jazz nights: 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Caffé Mela, Wenatchee, free, 888-0374.
Scout Smith: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Clearwater Steakhouse, East Wenatchee, free, 670-8233.
Glenn Issacson, pianist: 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays, Shakti’s Restaurant, Wenatchee, free, 662-3321.
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, free, 548-2739.
Confluence Jazz Band: 6 p.m. Thursdays, Chateau Faire le Pont Winery, Wenatchee, free, 667-9463.
Chumstick Liberation Front: 9 p.m. Thursdays, Ducks and Drakes, Leavenworth, free, 548-0270.
Tickets on sale
Ivan & Alyosha opening with Shelby Earl: 8 p.m. Aug. 24, Caffé Mela, Wenatchee, $8 advance, $10 at the door, 888-0374.
The Beach Boys: 7 p.m. Aug. 24, Deep Water Amphitheater, Manson, $43-$153, ticketmaster.com, 687-6911.
Wild & Scenic Music Festival: 7-11 p.m. barn dance Aug. 30, Snowy Owl Theater, $10; noon-11 p.m. Aug. 31, Icicle Creek Center for the Arts, Leavenworth; two music stages includes Star Anna, Buzz Brump, Fruition and more, jamming, beer garden, kids activities, $30, $25 advance tickets until Wednesday, icicle.org, 548-6347.
Louis Landon, piano: 7 p.m. today, First United Methodist Church, Wenatchee, $20 adults, $15 seniors, $10 students, $50 families, 663-2276.
Oksana Ezhokina and Jody Graves, piano: 7 p.m. Saturday, Canyon Wren Recital Hall, Leavenworth, $15, (877) 265-6026.
Young Pianists Camp Concert: 1 p.m. Sunday, Canyon Wren Recital Hall, Leavenworth, free, (877) 265-6026.
Wenatchee Valley Symphony Orchestra: by appointment, Sept. 7, Eastmont Presbyterian Church, East Wenatchee, positions needed include violin, viola, cello, bass, horn, trombone, harp and percussion, 667-2640.
Blue Monday jam session: 8 p.m. second, fourth Mondays, Clearwater Steakhouse, East Wenatchee, free, 664-4077.
“A Midsummer Night’s Dream”: 7 p.m. today–Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday, Riverside Playhouse, $8 kids, $10 seniors, $12 adults, tickets available at Pak-It-Rite, 663-1072.
“Footloose”: 8 p.m. today; Aug. 15, 21, 28; 2 p.m. Aug. 3, 10, 17, 24; Festhalle Theater, Leavenworth, $14-$30, 548-2000.
“Rocky Horror Show”: 9 p.m. today–Saturday; 15-17, Performing Arts Center of Wenatchee, $55 cabaret seating, $33 premium seating, $29 standard seating, $19 students, pacwen.org, 663-2787.
“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”: 8 p.m. Friday, Wednesday; Aug. 16, 20, 23, 30; Hatchery Park stage, Leavenworth, $14-$30, 548-2000.
“The Sound of Music”: 8 p.m. Saturday, Tuesday; Aug. 17, 22, 24, 27, 29, 31; Sept. 1; Ski Hill Amphitheater, Leavenworth, $14-$30, 548-2000.
Icicle Creek Theatre Festival: 1 p.m., 7 p.m. Aug. 18, Snowy Owl Theater, Leavenworth; premiering “The Private Sector” and “A Perfect Robot,” $12 adults, $20 for both plays, icicle.org, 548-6347.
“Holiday Spice”: 6–8 p.m. Aug. 22, Performing Arts Center of Wenatchee, 665-9096.
Friday Funnies by Apple City Improv: 9 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 23, Clearwater Steakhouse & Saloon, East Wenatchee, $5, 884-7605.
Comedy Improv workshops: Mission Improv, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Riverside Playhouse, Wenatchee, free, 670-8233.
Yuri Konyshev, painter: featured artist, reception 5–8 p.m. Saturday, on display through September, Cashmere Art Gallery, free, watercolor portraits can be done every second Saturday for $50, 669-4851.
Ben Ellis, photographer: featured artist, reception 5–8 p.m. Saturday, on display through September, Cashmere Art Gallery, free, 669-4851.
Anne, Natalie and Robyn Gibbons, handmade baby onesies: featured artists, on display through August, Tumbleweed Bead Co., Wenatchee, free, 541-350-6261.
Brad Brisbine, oil paintings: featured artist, on display through August, Two Riverys Gallery, Wenatchee, free, 888-9504.
Ginger Reddington, impressionist painting: featured artist, opening Friday, on display through August, Lemolo Café & Deli, free, 664-6576.
Jennifer Evenhus, oil paintings, pastels: featured artist, on display through August, Caffè Mela, Wenatchee, free, 888-0374.
Josh Tarr, photographer: featured artist, on display through August, Wenatchee Valley Chamber of Commerce, free, 662-2116.
Selections from the permanent collection, paintings and sculptures: On display 5–7 p.m. every first Friday, or by appointment, Robert Graves Gallery, Wenatchee Valley College, free but donations are accepted, 665-5977.
“Fotos — The Work of Simmer Studio”: On display through Aug. 17, Wenatchee Valley Museum; historical photographs by Alfred G. Simmer, $5 adults, $4 seniors and students, kids 6-12 $2, kids under 6 free, 888-6240.
“WINGING IT”: On display through Aug. 21, Golden West Visitor Center, Stehekin; features Jean Vavrek, Nancy Barnhart, Mary Denmead, Linda Cooper and Mark Scherer; free, 360-854-7365, ext. 14.
Nathan Tremlin: On display through Aug. 31, Swakane Winery Tasting Room, Leavenworth, free, 888-7225.
Village Art in the Park: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Fridays-Sundays, Front Street Park, Leavenworth; on display weekends through August, villageartinthepark.org.
Wenatchee Farmers Market Artisans: 3-8 p.m. first and third Fridays through October, Pybus Market, 663-8712.
Merrilie Aho: Wenatchee Watercolor Society featured artist, on display through Oct. 14, Wenatchee Valley Medical Center, Radiation Oncology Department; scenes from mainland China, 662-0670.
David Vasquez, Jeff Tift, Kerry Siderius, Martha Flores: On permanent display, Nu Art Gallery, East Wenatchee, 884-6034.
Messy Art: 10–11:30 a.m. Wednesday, ages 5–12 instructed by Concie Luna and Parrie Pleyte, Riverwalk Park, Chelan, $5, 682-9781.
Dyeing to Weave, Painting Sacred Earth, and more: Morning classes through August. Grünewald Guild, Leavenworth area, prices vary on tuition, lodging, etc., 763-3693.
Watercolor class: 9:30 a.m.-noon Mondays, Cashmere Senior Center, taught by Shirley Eadie, supplies provided, $5, 669-4851.
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.
Four Minutes of Fame, Writers Meeting Writers: 6:30 p.m. today, Milepost 111 Brewing Co., Cashmere, read your writing or listen to others, 293-9215.
“The Summer of No Regrets” by Katherine Grace Bond: 1–3 p.m. Saturday, A Book for All Seasons, Leavenworth, free book signing, 548-1451.
Julie Zielinski: 1-3 p.m. Aug. 17, Hastings, Wenatchee; book signing of “Matt’s Last Call: Surviving Our Protectors,” free, 663-7881.
Gregory Spatz: 7-8 p.m. Aug. 30, Leavenworth Library, presentation of “Half as Happy,” 1-3 p.m. Aug. 31, A Book for All Seasons, book signing, free, 548-1451.
“The Summer of No Regrets” by Katherine Grace Bond: 6–8 p.m. Friday, A Book for All Seasons, Leavenworth, free presentation, 548-1451.
“Ratatouille”: 8 p.m. Sunday, Munchen Haus, Leavenworth, free, 548-1158.
Line dancing: 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Alt12 Fitness, Wenatchee, $5 for non-members, free for members, 289-0125.
Scottish dancing: 6:30 p.m. Thursdays; Irish Dance Studio, Wenatchee, all levels welcome, 663-3743.
Social dancing: Waltz, swing, nightclub, Latin, country; 7 p.m. Saturdays, Mountain View Fitness, East Wenatchee; beginner lesson until 7:30 p.m., open dance until 9:30 p.m., no partner needed, $5, 630-2947.
Tuesday afternoon dances: 2 p.m. Tuesdays, Wenatchee Valley Senior Activity Center, $3, 665-0136.
Weekend dances, music by Double Deal: 7–9:30 p.m. Aug. 24; Sept. 14, 28; Oct. 12; 1:30–4 p.m. Oct. 27, Nov. 10, 24; Wenatchee Valley Senior Activity Center, 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, quarter $25, 264-4710.
Wine & Food
Cooking with Chef Richard: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 27, Wenatchee Valley Mall, East Wenatchee, free, wenatcheevalleymall.com.
12th Annual Leavenworth Wine Festival: Noon-6 p.m. Aug. 18, Smallwood’s Harvest, Peshastin, $40 per person, $75 couple, cascadefarmlands.com, 548-5807.
Wine Tasting 101: 4-5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sept. 10, Tunnel Hill Winery, Chelan, $20, reservations recommended, 682-3243.
Fashion & Lunch: 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Sept. 11, Tsillan Cellars, Chelan, free with lunch, 682-9262.
Lake Chelan Fine Arts Festival: Aug. 15-18, Riverwalk Park, Campbell’s River Room; opening gala Aug. 16, juried arts and crafts show, live art demonstrations, silent auction, free, 953-3376.
Icicle Creek Theater Festival featuring A Perfect Robot, The Private Sector: 1 p.m., 7 p.m. Aug. 18, Snowy Owl Theater, Leavenworth, $12 one play, $20 both, 548-6347.
Vintage Airstream Show: noon–3 p.m. Saturday, Wenatchee River County Park, Monitor, by donations, 667-7503.
North Central Washington Wine Awards: 6–9 p.m. Saturday, Town Toyota Center, food and other drinks for sale, $40, ncwwineawards.com.
W.I.L.D. Night: 9 p.m. Wednesdays, Boom Boom Room, Wenatchee, no cover, 822-0947.
Queens of the Night: 9 p.m. Aug. 21, Boom Boom Room, Wenatchee, featuring drink specials, draq queens and Wenatchee’s “finest and funniest” drag kings, $5, 822-0947.
Junkbelly: 7 p.m. Friday, Old Schoolhouse Brewery, Winthrop, $2, 996-3183.
Randy Battle Bluz Band, The Raveling Toad Show: 5–8 p.m. Friday, History Park, Tonasket, by donation, food available for purchase, 486-1328.
Brody Blackburn and guest: 7 p.m. Friday, Saturday, Sweet River Bakery, Pateros, free, 923-2151.
Terry Hunt: 6 p.m. Sundays, Twisp River Pub, Twisp, free, 997-6822.
Garlic Festival: 10 a.m.–8 p.m. Aug. 23, 24; 10 a.m.–3 p.m. Aug. 25, History Park, Tonasket, free, food and craft vendors, live entertainment, 486-1328.
Chelan Ridge Hawk Migration Festival: 8 a.m.–3 p.m. Sept. 14, Memorial Park, Pateros, free, activities, vendors, field trips, ncwaudubon.org.
“The Eclectic Methow” Home Tour 2013: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, various locations in the Methow Valley, pick up map, tickets at Confluence Gallery, Twisp, $25 each or $20 carpool of four, 997-2787.
“Inside Out”: On display through Sept. 21, Confluence Gallery, Twisp, free, 997-2787.
Ann Dunbar: On display through Sept. 21, Peligro, Twisp; “from the wardrobe” sculptures, free, 699-0238.
Jewlery Making Extravaganza with Sarah Fox: 10 a.m.–2 p.m., today–Friday, Confluence Gallery & Art Center, Twisp, $125 for three days, 997-2787.
Methow Valley Clay Arts Festival: 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Thursday–Saturday, TwispWorks; meet-and-greet, live demonstrations with Deb Schwartzkopf, Seth Charles, free, twispworks.org.
Street Music Band with Danbert Nobacon: 10 a.m.–2 p.m., Aug. 14–16, Confluence Gallery & Art Center, Twisp, $125 for three days, 997-2787.
Mazama Festival of Books: 9:30 a.m. Sept. 7–1 p.m. Sept. 8, Mazama Community Center, $15 for both days, free for children 18 and under, 997-4004.
Celestial Cinema: 8:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16, Spring Creek Ranch, Winthrop; dinner at 6:30 p.m., kids activities 7:30 p.m., “Up” on Friday, “The Goonies” on Aug. 16, $10, kids under 10 free, springcreekwinthrop.com, 996-2495.
“First Friday” Jam at George: 7–9 p.m. first Fridays, George Community Hall, George, free, (509) 797-5632.
Photographers Heidi Manly, Leslie Tobin: On display through September, Quincy Library, free, 787-2359.
Grand Coulee Dam Laser Light Show: 10 p.m. May 25 through September, Grand Coulee Dam, free, 633-2671.