Peter Max art in Seattle
Peter Max, the iconic American painter known for psychedelically vivid images from Boeing jets to presidential portraits, comes to Seattle this month for a touring retrospective and weekend of receptions. Art on view and sale Friday (Aug. 14)-Aug. 23, receptions 4-7 p.m. Aug. 22 and 1-4 p.m. Aug. 23. Free, RSVP required. Pacific Place second level, 600 Pine St., Seattle. 844-810-9100, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tango outside the Museum of Glass
This year’s Tango at the Museum of Glass gives tango lovers a rare chance to get together in an outdoor waterfront setting at sunset. 5-9 p.m. Sunday. Free. Museum of Glass plaza, 1801 Dock St., Tacoma. 253-222-0105, tangointacoma.com.
Latin Arts festival
Centro Latino is organizing the Tacoma Latin Arts Festival and juried art show Sunday on the Hilltop. Events include live music fusing Latin pop with Afro-Latin and Caribbean rhythms, Latino artists and craft vendors, a costume and flag procession, kids’ activities, Latin American food vendors and a health and education resources station. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. Free. People’s Park, 900 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Tacoma. 253-686-3932, latinartsfestival.com.
This month’s third Thursday Artwalk features late-opening galleries like Brick and Mortar and B2, alt-art spaces like Post Hall (South 11th and A streets) and 1120 Creative House (1120 Pacific Ave.), and free museums. 5-8 p.m. Thursday. Free. Various locations; see tacomaartwalk.org for map.