Arts and Entertainment

Renton's August Entertainment Calendar


Lakeside Bistro

11425 Rainier Ave S

Contact: 206-772-6891,, reservations recommended

7 p.m., Aug. 5, Sunga Rose with Fred Van Doren, Sensational 20’s and 30’s old-style jazz classics: Rose on vocal and ukelele; Van Doren on piano.

7 p.m., Aug. 6, Mia Vermillion, Seattle’s Leading Lady of the Blues, guitar accompanist, free

7 p.m., Aug. 12, Phil Westbrook Jazz, blues, pop singer and keyboard; knows most any song, free

7 p.m., Aug. 13, Trish Hatley with  Hans Brehmer, nationally known jazz vocalist duo, free

7 p.m., Aug. 19, Sue Bell with Chris Morton, top Seattle jazz vocals, free

7 p.m., Aug. 20, Coreena Brown with Jimmy Holden, Seattle legacy jazz singer and keyboard player, free

7 p.m., Aug. 26, Phil Westbrook Jazz, blues, pop singer and keyboard; knows most any song, free

7 p.m., Aug. 27, Greta Matassa with Darin Clendenin, Best on the West Coast jazz vocalist, free


Vino at the Landing

800 N. 10th Place, Suite E, Renton

Contact: 425-282-0382,

8 p.m., Aug. 6,  Andre Feriante, Spanish Guitar virtuoso, free

8 p.m., Aug. 13, Brooks Giles & guests, jazz trio, free

8 p.m., Aug. 20, Dave Samek Duo, acoustic 70s & 80s hits, free

8 p.m., Aug. 27, Brooks Giles & guests, jazz trio, free

A Terrible Beauty Irish Pub

201 Williams Ave. S., Renton

Contact: 425-227-3396,

11 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays, Live Jazz Brunch, free

5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Sundays, traditional Irish music session, free

5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Tuesdays, Acoustic Irish Dinner, free

7 p.m.-9 p.m., Wednesdays, traditional Irish music session with Matt Haverly, free

5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Thursdays, Acoustic Irish Dinner, free

5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Fridays, Acoustic Irish Dinner with Erin McNamee, free

9 p.m., Aug. 5, Stout Pounders, free

9 p.m., Aug. 6, Ready Steady Go!, free


Liberty Cafe

926 S. 3rd St., Renton

Contact: 425-235-1400

7 p.m., Aug. 5, First Friday Party, Artist of the Month: Michael DeWitz, free

7 p.m., Wednesdays, K.T. and Hoops host open mic, free


Tea Palace

2828 Sunset Lane N.E., Renton

Contact: 425-228-9393,

8 p.m.-midnight, Fridays, Vietnamese, English and Chinese live music, free



DC’s Bar and Grill

907 S. Third St., Renton

Contact: 425-255-2511,

8 p.m., Aug. 18, Special Guest TBD, $5


Submit a calendar item

Submit an item for the entertainment calendar, which appears the first part of each month, to Tracey Compton at


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