Friday (July 31)
Imagine Dragons brings concert and art to the Tacoma Dome
Known for the mega-hit “Radioactive, award-winning Imagine Dragons, is stopping at the Tacoma Dome Friday during their Smoke + Mirrors tour. It’s more than just a concert, the band has collaborated with album artist Tim Cantor to bring art, music and tech together in a special art gallery featured at the show. All concert-goers have access to the gallery of a collection of album inspired artwork by Tim Cantor. The concert is at 7:30 p.m. with tickets starting at $26.59. Get yours through Ticketmaster.
Stringband music by Tallboys at Heritage Park in Sumner
Don’t miss the final concert of the Music Off Main series when the Tallboys perform at 6:30 p.m. Based in Seattle, the group performs traditional stringband music. Come out to Heritage Park, 914 Kincaid Ave, Sumner. Bring your lawn chair and blankets for a night of music.
Sci-fi lovers experience Galacticon 4 in Seattle
Fans of “Battlestar Galactica” will want to come out for Galacticon 4, a the three-day convention at Seattle Center. There will be panels, presentations, vendors, autograph sessions, exhibitions, toys and more. It’s eveything a sci-fi lover would want to experience. Hours are 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. A day pass is $30 and a weekend pass is $90. To get the details, go to galacticon.org.
Online travel workshop at University Place Library
Learn to be your own travel agent at the free workshop, Online Travel Planning at University Place Library, 3609 Market Place W. Search online travel websites and forums to find airline tickets, car rentals and accommodations to create your perfect trip. It is 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Friday. Call to register; 253-548-3307 or go online to piercecountylibrary.org
Learn about training service dogs with Dana Babb
If you’re a dog lover make plans to come out for Amazing Animals: Secrets of Therapy and Service Dog Training Revealed, a free event at the Fife Library, 6622 20th St. E. Dana Babb of Paws-Abilities, with 40 years of experience training dogs will share and answer questions. It is at 4 p.m. Friday.