Darrington Bluegrass Festival: 6 to 11 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, July 20 through 22. Darrington Music Park, three miles west of town on Highway 530. Weekend admission $45 before July 1, $50 there, after plus $25 camping fee per RV or tent. Daily admission is $15 Friday and Sunday, $20 Saturday; ages 12 and younger free with adult; 360-436-1006; www.darringtonbluegrass.com.
The Strathspey Fiddlers of Scotland: A youth troupe of musicians 16 and older featuring the best young talents in traditional instruments, dancing and singing from Aberdeenshire and Moray counties in Northeast Scotland; members of the Northwest Scottish Fiddlers will also be on site for a jam session; 2 p.m. July 22, Main Library Auditorium of Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Ave., Everett. For more information go to www.epls.org or www.strathspeyfiddlers.co.uk/.
Tulalip Amphitheatre: $10 to $65 depending on the act at Ticketmaster; www.tulalipamphitheatre.com/
July 21: Gary Allan; 7 p.m.
July 28: Spike and the Impalers; 7 p.m.
Aug. 5: Darius Rucker; 7 p.m.
Aug. 16: Buddy Guy and Jonny Lang; 7 p.m.
Aug. 25: Foreigner; 7 p.m.
Aug. 30: Joe Walsh; 7 p.m.
Chateau Ste. Michelle Summer Concert Series: Outdoor concerts, Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery, 14111 NE 145th St., Woodinville. Tickets at wine shop or through Ticketmaster, 800-745-3000; www.ticketmaster.com. 7 p.m. showtimes unless otherwise noted. Details at www.ste-michelle.com.
July 20: Earth, Wind and Fire, $50.50 or $100.50.
July 22: Chris Isaak with Shawn Colvin, $45 or $69.50.
July 24: Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers and EmmyLou Harris, $49.50 or $79.50.
Aug. 4: Alison Krauss and Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas, $45 or $65.
Sept. 1: Diana Krall with guest Denzal Sinclaire, $49.50 or $99.50.
Sept. 7: Blondie and Devo, $49.50 or $95.
Sept. 8 and 9: Bonnie Raitt with Mavis Staples, 50 or $80.
Sept. 14: Crosby, Stills and Nash, $50.50 or $80.50.
Sept. 15: Chicago, $49.50 or $89.50.
Sept. 16: Huey Lewis and the News, $45 or $65.
Bothell Music in the Park: 6:30 to 8 p.m., July 6 through Aug. 24 at North Creek Sportsfield No. 3, 11905 North Creek Parkway; www.ci.bothell.wa.us.
July 20: Bullet Creek, rockin’ country from Keith Urban to Johnny Cash
Bothell Farmers Market concerts: Free performances noon to 6 p.m. Fridays, June 1 through Sept 28, Country Village, 23718 Seventh Ave. SE (Bothell-Everett Highway); 425-483-2250; www.countryvillagebothell.com.
Edmonds Summer Concerts in the Park: 3 to 4 p.m. Sundays, July 8 through Aug. 26 at City Park, Third Avenue S. and Pine Street; free; 425-771-0228; www.edmondsartscommission.org.
July 22: Seattle Shakespeare Co./Wooden O, “Twelfth Night ” (1 hour and 45 minute performance)
Everett Children’s Concert Series : Free outdoor shows, 10 to 11 a.m. Thursdays, July 12 through Aug. 23, Thornton A. Sullivan Park, 11405 Silver Lake Road; enjoyeverett.org.
July 26: Brian Vogan &His Good Buddies, kiddie rock
Everett Thursday Night Waterfront Series: Free outdoor concerts, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, June 28 through Aug. 30, Port Gardner Landing, 1700 W. Marine View Drive; enjoyeverett.org.
July 26: Clinton Fearon, Jamaican roots reggae
Everett Port Gardner Landing Saturday Evening Waterfront Concerts: Free outdoor concerts, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Saturdays, June 30 through Aug. 25, Port Gardner Landing, 1700 W. Marine View Drive; enjoyeverett.org.
July 21: Bump Kitchen, sizzling funk with blues
Everett Port Gardner Landing waterfront Concert: Free outdoor concerts, 2 to 4 p.m. Sundays, July 1 through Aug. 26, Port Gardner Landing, 1700 W. Marine View Drive; enjoyeverett.org.
July 22: Eric Miller, alternative-country infused folk, jazz
Lynnwood, Shakespeare in the Park: 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, July 18 through Aug. 9 at Lynndale Park Amphitheater, 18927 72nd Ave. W; 425-670-5732; www.PlayLynnwood.com.
July 25 and 26: “The Winter’s Tale,” Wooden O
Marysville Sounds of Summer Concert Series: 7 p.m., Thursdays July 12 through Aug. 9 at the Lions Centennial Pavilion in Jennings Memorial Park, 6915 Armar Road; free; 360-363-8400; www.marysvillewa.gov.
July 26: Soul Purpose, rhythm and blues
Mill Creek Summer Children’s Concert Series: Noon to 1 p.m. Wednesdays, July 25 through Aug. 15 at Library Park, 15429 Bothell-Everett Highway, Mill Creek; free; www.cityofmillcreek.com.
July 25: Eric Haines, one man band, puppeteer, unicyclist, juggler and stilt walker
Seattle and beyond
Aug. 3: The Last Summer on Earth Tour with Barenaked Ladies, Blues Traveler, Big Head Todd and the Monsters and Cracker; 6 p.m., $39 or $65
Aug. 10: Dead Can Dance; 7 p.m., $49 ot $69
Aug. 18: Norah Jones; 7 p.m., $44 or $64
Sept. 5: Unity Tour 2012 with 311, Slightly Stoopid and The Aggrolites; 6 p.m., $49.50
Madonna: Get ready to vogue. 8 p.m. Oct. 3 and 4. $45 to $355. KeyArena. Ticketmaster.
Leonard Cohen: The Tower of Song himself. 8 p.m. Nov. 9. $26.50 to $250. KeyArena. Ticketmaster.
The Whidbey Island Music Festival: The festival presents six concerts of four different programs showcasing baroque music of the 17th and 18th centuries. Opening night is “The Glories of Venice,” featuring soprano Catherine Webster singing Monteverdi, Rosenmuller and Vivaldi; the second program showcases “Imperial Vienna,” with instrumental and vocal fireworks by Biber, Bertali, Schmelzer, Arrigoni and Kapsberger; “Mozart’s Magical Flute” is a program of flute quartets by Mozart, Haydn and their contemporaries; program four is an evening of J.S. Bach’s works for solo instruments. “The Glories of Venice” is 7:30 p.m., Aug. 3 at St. Augustine’s In-The Woods, 5217 S Honeymoon Bay Road, Freeland, and 3 p.m., Aug. 5 at Greenbank Farm, 765 E. Wonn Road. Tickets are $20 advanced purchase and $25 at the door; $20 for seniors and children are free. For tickets and the complete schedule go to www.whidbeyislandmusicfestival.org/Welcome.html or call 800-838-3006.
Seattle Symphony: Benaroya Hall’s Taper auditorium, 200 University St., Seattle; 206-215-4747; www.seattlesymphony.org.
“Michael Feinstein: The Good Life”: Grammy-nominated singer and pianist Michael Feinstein and his 17-piece band celebrate the music of Frank Sinatra and his contemporaries, such as Ella Fitzgerald and Nat “King” Cole. Seattle Symphony does not perform; 8 p.m. July 27. Tickets start at $50.
Weird Al Yankovic: Alpocalypse Tour: “Weird Al” Yancovic, vocalist; Jim “Kimo” West, guitar; Steve Jay, bass; Ruben Valtierra, keyboard; Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz, drums. The Seattle Symphony does not perform. Weird Al Yankovic, a Grammy-winning musical satirist and pop culture icon, makes his first appearance at Benaroya Hall to perform classic and recent Weird Al hits, including his Lady Gaga parody “Perform this Way”; 7:30 p.m. Aug. 16. Tickets start at $35.
Seattle Chamber Music Society: 7 p.m. recitals and 8 p.m. concerts, July 2 through July 29, Nordstrom Recital Hall in Benaroya Hall, 200 University St.; $45 single tickets, $15 for students; 206-283-8710; www.seattlechambermusic.org.
July 20: Works of Debussy, Kulesha and Dvorak
July 21: 11 a.m. family concert “The Emperor’s New Clothes,” $10
July 22: Works of Mozart, Schubert, Brahms and Walton
July 27: Works of Brahms, Mozart, Mendelsson, Schulhoff and Bartok
July 29: Works of Bach, Rachmaninov, Beethoven and Prokofiev