Curran Apple Orchard Summer Concert, an evening of rhythm and blues by “Fingertips,” 6:30-8 p.m. tonight, Curran Apple Orchard Park, 3920 Grandview Drive .W, University Place. Free, 253-460-2530, www.curranappleorchard.com.
Westsound Home & Garden Summer Concert Series featuring the band “Too Many Cooks,” 6-8 p.m. tonight, Uptown Gig Harbor, 4701 Pt Fosdick Drive N.W., Gig Harbor. Free. (253) 851-4557, www.uptowngigharbor.com.
;Jazz Under the Stars at Pacific Lutheran University featuring “The Olympia Jazz Senators Big Band,” if raining the performance will be inside, 7-9 p.m. tonight, Lagerquist Hall, Mary Baker Russell Music Center, Wheeler Street South and Eighth Avenue South, Parkland. Free. 253-535-7618, www.plu.edu/~jazz/.
Kent Summer Concerts: Thursdays at the Lake featuring “The Halyards” playing Northwest Americana, 7-8:30 p.m. tonight, Lake Meridian Park, 14800 S.E. 272nd St., Kent. Free. 253-856-5050, www.kentarts.com.
Want to learn more about your government and get involved? Check out:
26th District Informed Voter Town Hall sponsored by the Freedom Foundation, get the information you need to make an informed vote in 2012, 7-9 p.m. tonight, Peninsula High School Auditorium, 14105 Purdy Drive N.W., Gig Harbor. Free. 360-956-3482, informedvotertownhallgigharbor.eventbrite.com.
Arts in East Pierce County:
An Evening of Art at Umpqua Bank, in partnership with Gallery 3, this Art Walk is an interactive and engaging evening where you will be able to view local works of art as well as meet the artists individually, 5:30-7:30 p.m. tonight, Umpqua Bank, 109 35th Ave., Puyallup. free.
Nate Jackson’s Super Funny Comedy Show 8 p.m.tonight, Varsity Grill, 1114 Broadway, Tacoma. $10 – $15, www.superfunnycomedyshow.com.
Benyaro wtih Apricot and the Beginners, Keeley Valentino, Nathaniel Talbot Trio, Whitney Nichole all on stage starting at 9 p.m. tonight, The New Frontier Lounge, 301 E. 25th St., Tacoma. $5.
Goings on in Seattle:
Outdoor Movies at Magnuson Park presents “The Princess Bride” 7 p.m. tonight, Warren G. Magnuson Park, 7400 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle. Pre-movie seating $5. 360- 733-2682, www.epiceap.com/seattle-outdoor-movies/.
Brian Culbertson playing at 7:30 p.m. tonight, Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley, 2033 Sixth Ave., Seattle. 206-441-9729, www.jazzalley.com/artist.asp?artistid=1009.
For more ideas go to The News Tribune calendar