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Seattle-Tacoma Events Calendar - April 2013

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The Seattle-Tacoma April events calendar serves up some excellent entertainment. Headliners include Rihanna, David Sedaris and “Weird Al” Yankovic. “Jersey Boys” debuts at the 5th Avenue Theatre, and the Puyallup Spring Fair turns the Puyallup Fairgrounds into a family-fun destination.

Rihanna
When: April 3, 7:30 p.m.
Where: KeyArena
How much: $36.50-$122
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The Moyer Foundation’s Annual Giving Luncheon
When: April 4
Where: Washington State Convention Center, 800 Convention Place, Seattle
How much: Free, but a suggested donation of $150.
More information.

Jersey Boys
When: April 4 – May 4
Where: 5th Avenue Theatre
How much: $47-$97
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Jim Jefferies
When: April 5, 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Where: Tulalip Resort Casino, Marysville
How much: $25 and up
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Whim W’Him
When: April 6, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Pantages Theater, Tacoma
How much: $29-$58
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REO Speedwagon
When: April 6, 8:30 p.m.
Where: Emerald Queen Casino @ I-5 Tacoma Showroom
How much: $40-$90
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Seattle Theatresports 2013
When: April 5-6, 12-13, 19-20, 26-27
Where: Market Theatre, Seattle
How much: $15 regular/$10 students
More information.

Tech N9ne
When: April 6-7
Where: Showbox SoDo
How much: $28 advance/$32 day of
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10th Annual Camp Goodtimes Wine Auction
An evening of silent auctions, food and beverages, and fine wine to support Camp Goodtimes West, an American Cancer Society program.
When: April 6
Where: Seattle Aquarium
How much: $175
More information or call 206-674-4162.

Alt-J
When: April 6, 9 p.m.
Where: Neptune Theatre
How much: $16.50
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Whirligig 2013
Whirligig 2012 was canceled due to renovations at Center House, but the event should be back in 2013.
When: April 6-21
Where: Seattle Center
More information.

Seattle Restaurant Week
When: April 7-11 and 14-18
Where: 160+ participating restaurants throughout Seattle
How much: $28 for selected special three-course meals
More information.

The Airborne Toxic Event
When: April 8, 8 p.m.
Where: Showbox at the Market
How much: $22.50 advance/$24 day of
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Joe Bonamassa
When: April 12, 8 p.m.
Where: Paramount Theatre
How much: $59-$99
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Colin Hay
When: April 12, 8 p.m.
Where: Neptune Theatre
How much: $32.50 advance/$35 day of
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Jesse Cook
When: April 12, 8 p.m.
Where: Moore Theatre
How much: TBA
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Gray Sky Blues Festival
When: April 13, starts at noon
Where: The Harmon Brewery, The Swiss, Cutter’s Point Coffee and other places in downtown Tacoma.
How much: Cover charges at some concerts.
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Keller Williams
When: April 13, 9 p.m.
Where: Neptune Theatre
How much: $22.50 advance/$25 day of
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Star Chefs on Broadway: Over the Rainbow (a dinner party with entertainment)
When: April 14, 4 p.m.
Where: Pantages Theater, Tacoma
How much: $200
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Flashdance
When: April 16-21
Where: Paramount Theatre
How much: TBA
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Puyallup Spring Fair
When: April 18-21
Where: Puyallup Fairgrounds
How much: TBA, free parking
More information.

Arcade Lights
When: April 19
Where: Pike Place Market
How much: $28 advance/$35 day of
More information.

Monster Energy Supercross
When: April 20, 7 p.m.
Where: CenturyLink Field
How much: $10-$45
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Sousa! by Tacoma Concert Band
When: April 20, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Pantages Theater, Tacoma
How much: $16-$34
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Awadagin Pratt and Mostly Mozart
When: April 20, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Rialto Theater, Tacoma
How much: $27.50-$60
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Chris Tomlin
When: April 20
Where: KeyArena
How much: $25 and up
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Hilary Hahn and Valentina Lisitsa play Sibelus
When: April 25 and 27
Where: Benaroya Hall
How much: $19 - $117
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GoGreen ’13 Seattle
When: April 24, 8:30 a.m.
Where: Talaris Conference Center
How much: $50-$150, prices go up after March 22
More information.

Blackwatch
When: April 25-30
Where: Paramount Theatre
How much: TBA
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Simon Shaheen
When: April 26, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Rialto Theater, Tacoma
How much: $19-$49
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Dr. Dog and Dawes
When: April 26, 7 p.m.
Where: Showbox at the Market
How much: $25 advance/$30 day of
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Local Natives
When: April 26, 9 p.m.
Where: Neptune Theatre
How much: $21.50 advance/$23.50 day of
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LeMay Wine and Chocolate Affair
When: April 26-27, 4 – 9 p.m.
Where: LeMay Family Collection at Marymount Event Center, 325 152nd Street E
How much: $20 advance/$25 at door
More information.

Cowboy Junkies
When: April 27, 8 p.m.
Where: Neptune Theatre
How much: $35
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David Sedaris
When: April 27, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Pantages Theatre, Tacoma
How much: $34-$79
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“Weird Al” Yankovic: The Apocalypse Tour
When: April 28, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Pantages Theater, Tacoma
How much: $36-$68
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Alex Clare
When: April 29, 7 p.m.
Where: Showbox at the Market
How much: $18.50 advance/$20 day of
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Mindless Self Indulgence
When: April 30, 7 p.m.
Where: Showbox at the Market
How much: $22.50 advance/$25 day of
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