• Art at Work Month Opening Party and AMOCAT Awards is tonight. Appetizers, dessert, no-host bar, music by the Tacoma Youth Symphony and exhibits in the Tacoma Art Museum galleries will be offered. The free festivities begin at 6 p.m. at the museum, 1701 Pacific Ave., Tacoma. 253-591-5191, artatworktacoma.com.
• It’s time to get your laugh on with these two local comedy shows:
Chelsea Peretti, comedy writer for television, will perform at 7 tonight, 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Tacoma Comedy Club, 933 Market St., Tacoma. Tickets are $10-$15. 253-282-7203, tacomacomedyclub.com/enhancedCalendar.cfm.
Nate Jackson’s Super Funny Comedy Show features local comedians. It starts at 8:30 tonight at Varsity Grill, 1114 Broadway, Tacoma. Tickets are $10-$15, superfunnycomedyshow.com.Check out blog.thenewstribune.com/getout for more events or go to calendar.thenewstribune.com for more ideas.