Friday (Sept. 4)
Country music star Tim McGraw plays White River Amphitheatre
With 13 studio albums, 10 of which reached number one on the Top Country Albums, country music star Tim McGraw is the real deal. He has garnered three Grammy Awards, 14 Academy of County Music awards, 11 Country Music Association awards, 10 American Music Awards and three People’s Choice Awards. His Soul2Soul II Tour with wife Faith Hill is the highest grossing tour in country music history. He’s coming to the White River Amphitheatre, 40601 Auburn Enumclaw Road SE, Auburn, for a 7 p.m. concert Friday (Sept. 4). Tickets start at $26.75 and you can get yours through Ticketmaster.
Funny man Wayne Brady comes to Tulalip Resort Casino
Getting his first American television exposure in the 1990s with the improv show, “Who’s Line Is It Anyway?”, Wayne Brady has gone on to win a Primetime Emmy Award, host his own variety and talk show that garnered him another four Daytime Emmy Awards, appear on Broadway and many television shows over the years. Make plans to head up to the Tulalip Resort Casino, 10200 Quil Ceda Blvd., Tulalip, to see him in 7 p.m. shows Friday (Sept. 4) and Saturday. Tickets start at $45 and are available through Ticketmaster.
Gallery talk delves into People of Adze: Shoalwater Bay Tribe exhibit
Get an in-depth look at the Washington State History Museum’s, 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, exhibit “People of the Adze: Shoalwater Bay Tribe” when the curator presents a the gallery talk on the Indian Tribe Carving Program. It will delve into the exhibit’s artisty, design and development. The talk is at 3 p.m. Friday at the museum and is included in museum admission. For more information call 253-272-9747 or go online to washingtonhistory.org
Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery brings Pink Martini to the stage
Pink Martini, hailing from Portland, is known for its “little orchestra” sound. The 13-member group creates a fusion of jazz, Latin, lounge music, classical and old-fashioned pop. See them perform in 7 p.m. concerts Friday (Sept. 4) and Saturday at Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery, 1411 NE 145th St., Woodinville. Tickets are $45-$75 and are available through Ticketmaster.