Every Thursday at noon, PST, Brown Paper Tickets will post upcoming events happening in the Seattle area. Here are hot tickets for events coming up. Check back for stellar events that fit the interests of locals and tourists alike.
TONIGHT! An Evening with Vince Mira! Born in Los Angeles and raised in San Antonio Texas, artist Vince Mira’s rise to fame has captivated America. Discovered while playing for tips in Seattle’s Pike Place Market, his rapid rise to prominence led to a debut EP and a 2nd full-length album produced by John Carter Cash. Both recorded at the Cash Cabin and followed by a veritable media frenzy. The young baritone with the big voice has been featured on “Good Morning America”, “The Ellen Degeneres Show” and “Inside Edition” and has played the Austin City Limits Festival, Bumbershoot, the mainstage at the Sasquatch Festival and has showcased at SXSW. He is now in the process of writing and recording his 3rd album
TONIGHT! Team Up’s Gigs4Good w/ Handful of Luvin, Jubilee & The Local Strangers for PAWS Come and experience a fun night of music for a cause with three of Seattle’s most entertaining bands. Fiddle-driven Roots/Rock band Handful of Luvin’ will be supported by non-profit band Jubilee and emerging new talent The Local Strangers to benefit the PAWS Injured and Orphaned Wildlife Rehab Program at one of Seattle’s legendary live music venues, the Tractor Tavern in Ballard.
Friday, August 12 KUOW’s ‘Weekday’ Live at Town Hall Host Steve Scher and team return to Town Hall after their recent sold-out appearance for another two hour live broadcast of Weekday, KUOW’s popular talk show devoted to regional and national issues, and conversations with newsmakers and cultural voices. The first hour features book commentator, Book Lust author and frequent NPR guest, Nancy Pearl, with music by the “Bushwick Book Club” a book club made up of local musicians who write original music based on the books they are reading together. The second hour is anchored by “Your Take on the News,” the popular weekly roundtable featuring Knute “Mossback” Berger, Joni Balter of the Seattle Times, and The Stranger’s Eli Sanders.
Saturday, August 13 4-Corners BrewFest 4-Corners BrewFest is taking place at the Innis Arden Clubhouse in Shoreline. Attendees will get 10 five oz. tastes of outstanding local brews, great food, and live music from Bellingham’s blues/funk Takes All Kinds. Participating Brewers include: 192 Brewing Company (Seattle), American Brewing Company (Edmonds), Big E Ales (Lynnwood), Diamond Knot Brewing (Mukilteo), Elysian Brewing (Seattle), Emerald City Beer Co. (Seattle), Fremont Brewing (Seattle), Gallagher’s Where-U-Brew (Edmonds), Georgetown Brewing (Seattle), Hale’s Ales (Seattle), Hood Canal Brewing (Kingston), Lantern Brewing (Seattle), Mac & Jack’s Brewery (Redmond), Maritime Pacific Brewery (Seattle), Naked City Brewing (Seattle), Silver City Brewing (Silverdale), Snoqualmie Falls Brewing (Snoqualmie), Sound Brewing (Poulsbo), Two Beers Brewing (Seattle) and Wingman Brewers (Tacoma)
Saturday, August 13 Mezzo Lunatico Mezzo Lunatico, a late night varieté spiced with saucy cabaret, crazed circus, burlesque, scandale, music and mayhem. Featuring the “Voice” from San Francisco Robin Coomer, Seattleʼs own K. Brian Neel, Kari Podgorski flying high and vocalizing even higher, Jennifer Jasper with excerpts from her show “Middle,” the tantalizing Lily Verlaine, Seattle acrobat Tomas Evans and much, much, much, much, more.
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