Music in the Museum: The “Date Night” concert is at 6 p.m. July 20 at Cascadia Art Museum, 190 Sunset Ave. S., Edmonds. Violinist Pamela Liu and pianist Harumi Makiyama will perform two classical works by Edmonds’ Cal Lewin. Tickets are $12 for museum members, $18 for non-members. Call 425-336-4809. More at www.cascadiaartmuseum.org.
Octava Chamber Orchestra: The “Summer Chamber Music Extravaganza” concert is at 7:30 p.m. July 20 at Edmonds United Methodist Church, 828 Caspers St., Edmonds. Tickets are $15 for students and seniors, and $20 for adults. Children accompanied by an adult get in free. More at www.octavachamberorchestra.com.
Music by the Lake: Lake Stevens’ free concerts in July are held at Lundeen Park, 10020 Lundeen Park Way, Lake Stevens. Concerts are from 1 to 5 p.m. Seattle Kokon Taiko, Batu’que and Ian Dobson’s Pan Leggo Steelband perform July 21. There will be food, children’s activities, beer and wine. Call 425-622-9435. More at www.lakestevenswa.gov.
Summer Concerts in City Park: 3 to 4 p.m. Sundays, through Aug. 25 in the park, Third Avenue S. and Pine Street, Edmonds. The free concerts will be canceled at 2:30 p.m. in case of rain. Next up is Seattle Shakespeare Co. and Wooden O Productions’ performance of “Twelfth Night” on July 21. More at www.edmondswa.gov/summer-concerts.
Hazel Miller Plaza concerts: Noon to 1 p.m. for Tuesday shows and 5 to 6:30 p.m. for Thursday shows, through Aug. 23; Fifth Avenue S. and Maple Street, Edmonds. The free concerts take place rain or shine. Katrina Ji & Culture Shakti, Rajasthani folk dance, perform July 23, followed by The Bylines’ jazz-inspired pop July 25. More at www.edmondswa.gov/summer-concerts.
Tulalip Summer Concert Series: The 2019 Tulalip Summer Concert Series continues with Grammy-nominated country singer-songwriter Martina McBride at 7 p.m. July 25 at the Tulalip Amphitheatre, 10200 Quil Ceda Blvd., Tulalip. Tickets start at $55. Call 360-716-6000. More at www.tulalipresortcasino.com. Next up: Travis Tritt and The Charlie Daniels Band, Aug. 15.
Nubian Jam: The 27th annual festival is from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. July 27 at Forest Park, 802 E. Mukilteo Blvd., Everett. The event celebrates African-American and African music and heritage. There will be live R&B and soul music, as well as food, vendors and children’s activities. More at www.facebook.com/nubianjam.
Bradford Loomis: The folk artist performs at 4 p.m. July 28 at Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater, 1211 Fourth St., Snohomish. His influences include Chris Stapleton, the Swell Season, Johnny Cash and T-Bone Burnett. His work focuses on storytelling and digs into the roots of American folklore. Tickets are $18. Call 360-568-9412. More at www.thumbnailtheater.org.
Summer Meltdown: The eclectic four-day festival is Aug. 1-4 at Darrington Bluegrass Music Park, 42501 Highway 530, Darrington. Headliners include Umphrey’s McGee, Gramatik and Tipper, while local acts such as Everett’s Tellers will also be playing. Weekend pass is $295, Friday-Sunday is $260, Saturday-Sunday are $215 and Sunday is $110. More at www.summermeltdownfest.com.
Volkert Volkersz: The retired Snohomish School District music teacher and folk singer-songwriter will perform at 5 p.m. Aug. 4 at Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater, 1211 Fourth St., Snohomish. After his retirement in 2016, Volkersz moved to New Hampshire, where was active in the New England folk music scene. His free concert will include songs written in the past three years. Call 360-568-9412. More at www.thumbnailtheater.org.
Toby Keith: The country singer-songwriter will perform at 7 p.m. Aug. 5 at the Angel of the Winds Arena, 2000 Hewitt Ave., Everett. Keith’s albums have sold more than 40 million copies worldwide. Joining him are Ned LeDoux, son of singer-songwriter Chris LeDoux, and Matt Stell, whose single “Prayer For You” reached No. 36 on Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart. Tickets start at $28. Call 866-332-8499. More at www.angelofthewindsarena.com.
Stillaguamish Festival of the River: The annual festival is set for Aug. 10-11 at River Meadows County Park, 20416 Jordan Road, Arlington. This year’s lineup includes Lee Brice, Boz Scaggs, Thompson Square, War Megs McLean and Big Brother and the Holding Company. The event is free. More at www.festivaloftheriver.com.
Strutz Party in the Park: The classic rock concert is from 3 to 9:30 p.m. Aug. 24 at Legion Park, 114 N. Olympic Ave., Arlington. Acts will include the Michelle Taylor Band, from Marysville, and the Strutz Band, of Arlington. Tickets are $20 and available at Brown Paper Tickets.