Amphitheater Northwest welcomes Aerosmith July 28
by DIwpBacon on July 27, 2015
Aerosmith takes the stage with opening band Living Colour on Tuesday, July 28, at Amphitheater Northwest, 17200 NE Delfel Rd. in Ridgefield. Tickets start at $35 and can be purchased online here. The concert begins at 8 p.m.; parking lots open at 5:30 p.m.
Aerosmith has sold over 150 million albums worldwide and been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. They are the recipients of countless awards including four Grammys, eight American Music Awards, six Billboard Awards and 12 MTV Video Music Awards.
Grammy award winning Living Colour formed in the mid-80s, rising to fame with their debut album Vivid. After splitting in 1995, Living Colour reunited in 2001 going on to release Collideøscope, What’s Your Favorite Color?, and Everything Is Possible: The Very Best of Living Colour. For more tour details, click here.
Public invited to celebrate 30 years of Children’s Sharing Project July 30
Posted July 27th, 2015
Clark County residents are invited to help celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Children’s Sharing Project, a volunteer-led nonprofit that supports local children and families with school supplies and holiday gifts.
Participants can come by the Public Service Center, 1300 Franklin St., between 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 30, for an ice cream social money-raiser and school supply drive. Entertainment will include opportunities to drop the following elected officials into a dunk tank: Sheriff Chuck Atkins, Auditor Greg Kimsey, Councilor Tom Mielke, Assessor Peter Van Nortwick and Clerk Scott Weber.
School supply donations will go to the Fruit Valley Family Resource Center. In 2014, 300 students received school supplies and 1,400 children received holiday gifts. To donate, mail checks to Children’s Sharing Project, c/o Community Services, P.O. Box 5000, Vancouver, WA 98666-5000, or give online at www.paypal.com.
Kiggins Theatre hosts Harry Potter’s 35th Birthday Bash July 31 – Aug. 2
Posted July 27th, 2015
The Harry Potter 35th Birthday Bash, presented by IQ Credit Union, invites fans and new readers of all ages to celebrate with a “magical” weekend event featuring all eight Harry Potter films running from Friday, July 31 through Sunday, Aug. 2 at Kiggins Theatre. Passes range from $40 to $65 and are available at Dave’s Killer Magic Shop, 1707 Main St. in Vancouver.
Festivities include: Hunt for Deathly Hallows, Magical Photo Booth, Professor Trelawney’s Popcorn Predictions, Dobby’s Dance Party and appearances by many witches and wizards from Hogwarts. A special menu, filled with concoctions like Butter Beer, Mrs. Weasely’s Bacon Sandwiches, and treats off the Hogwart’s Express trolley, is offered by the Vancouver Downtown Association.
Vancouver Community Library will also hold events throughout the week, culminating in a costume contest and parade. For a listing of library events, click here. For more information including a schedule of showtimes, visit www.kigginstheatre.net/events/harry-potter-birthday-bash.