7 Nights Out
What: Daylong music festival to benefit The Gleason Initiative Foundation, which supports those with muscular diseases or injuries. Live music by Hey Marseilles, Hey! Is for Horses, The Rustics, Hollow Wood, Delbert The Band, Blue Scholars and more. Beer Garden, mobile food vendors and special guest appearances.
When: Noon-11 p.m. Saturday
Where: Division Street and Main Avenue
Cost: $15/adults, free/12 and younger through TicketsWest or at the door (cash only, please).
What: Montana Shakespeare in the Parks stages Shakespeare’s play. This family-friendly event is sponsored by Friends of Pavillion Park. Bring chairs, blankets and a picnic supper and enjoy the evening. Concessions will be available through the Liberty Lake Kiwanis.
When: 5 p.m. Sunday
Where:Pavillion Park, 727 N. Molter Road, Liberty Lake
Info: (509) 499-3180
Coaches vs. Cancer benefit
What: Comedian Dana Carvey, Mark and Marcy Few, Gonzaga basketball players and ESPN personalities team up for a night of fun
When: 8 p.m. Saturday
Where:Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave.
Cost: $40-$150, through TicketsWest
Info: (509) 624-1200 or cvcspokane.com/
in the Park
What: 34th annual event with 47 food booths, four adult beverage gardens and 100 free concerts on four stages consisting of national, regional and local acts.
When: Wednesday through Sept. 2; Open daily, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Where:Riverfront Park, 507 N. Howard St.
Cost: Admission is free; entrees cost $9.50 or less, with $3 “bites” available during certain hours
INFO: (509) 921-5579 or www.SpokanePigOut.com/
What: Pioneering heavy metal band, including founding members Ozzy Osbourne, Geezer Butler and Tony Iommi, are touring in support of their new album, “13.” Opening act is DJ Andrew W.K.
When: 7:30 p.m. Saturday Where:Gorge Amphitheatre, 754 Silica Road NW, George, Wash.
Cost: $45-$125 through Live Nation/Ticketmaster
Comedian Bill Cosby
What: Legendary comedian brings his act to Washington State University
When: 7:30 p.m. Saturday Where:Beasley Performing Arts Coliseum, WSU campus, Pullman
Cost: $31.50-$36.50 through TicketsWest
Two Rivers Blues Weekend Concert
What: Music by Bakin’ Phat and the Fat Tones and Sammy Eubanks; part of the Riverfest Music Series
When: 4 p.m. Saturday with Bakin’ Phat and The Fat Tones; Eubanks performs at 8 p.m. The beer garden opens at 5 p.m.
Where:Two Rivers Casino & Resort, 1010 Blake Ave., Building 222, Davenport
Notes: Concertgoers are encouraged to donate three cans of food at entry in support of the Great Harvest food bank.
Info: (800) 954-2946 or www.two-rivers-casino.com/