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Live MusicSummer Concert Series: Tom Rigney and Flambeau
The City of Menlo Park Community Services Department will hold its sixth event in its eight-week concert series, this time featuring the high-energy American roots music band, Tom Rigney and Flambeau. July 29, 6:30-8 p.m. Free. Fremont Park, Santa Cruz Avenue and University Drive, Menlo Park.
Live MusicJuly Music Fest: Fast Times
Town & Country Village's eighth annual free July Music Fest will come to a close with a performance by Fast Times, a dance party band playing hits from the '70s to the '90s. July 29, 6-8 p.m. Free. Town & Country Village, 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto.
Live MusicJourney Revisited
Next up for Redwood City's Music On The Square series is Journey Revisited, who will faithfully recreate hits by the classic rock band Journey. July 31, 6-8 p.m. Free. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway St., Redwood City.
Live MusicEast Palo Alto Blues Festival
Offering a tribute to B.B. King, the East Palo Alto Blues Festival will feature a performance by former Tower of Power singer Rick Stevens with the group Love Power. The event, which is hosted by East Palo Alto and the Belle Haven Chamber of Commerce, will include food and dancing. Aug. 1, noon. Free admission. Cesar Chavez Academy, 2450 Ralmar Ave., East Palo Alto.
Live MusicSummer Jazz: Fred Randolph Quintet
Portola Vineyards' Summer Jazz series will continue with a show by the Fred Randolph Quartet. The winery will offer tastings of its currently released wines. Attendees are invited to bring a picnic. Aug. 2, 5:30-7 p.m. $15 adult; $4 child. Portola Vineyards, 850 Los Trancos Road, Portola Valley.
Live MusicRengstorff Arts Festival: San Jose Taiko
San Jose Taiko will give a performance, with audience participation woven throughout, as part of the Rengstorff Arts Festival. Aug. 2, 2-3 p.m. Free. Rengstorff House, 3070 N. Shoreline Blvd., Mountain View.
Live MusicRed Rock Coffee Open Mic
Red Rock Coffee will host one of its Open Mic events, held each Monday, for artists to share their music, poetry or comedy. Sign-ups begin at 6:30 p.m., and the event starts at 7 p.m. Aug. 3, 7-9 p.m. Free. Red Rock Coffee, 201 Castro St., Mountain View.
Live MusicLisa Woo: Close to You
Vocalist Lisa Woo will perform jazz and pop tunes in an intimate setting while listeners enjoy dinner and drinks. She will be accompanied by pianist Rick Ferguson (piano), Collette d'Almeida (drums), Marty Honda (bass) and Steve Nakano (reeds and percussion). Aug. 6, 7:15-9:30 p.m. $17 online; $23 at the door. Angelicas Fine Dining, 863 Main St., Redwood City.
Live MusicMusic On The Square: Zoo Station
Zoo Station, a U2 tribute band, will take the stage as part of the Music On The Square series, performing both classics and lesser-known tracks by the iconic modern rock band. Aug. 7, 6-8 p.m. Free. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway St., Redwood City.
Live MusicSummer Concert Series: El Desayuno
The next performing group for Nasdaq Private Market's Summer Concert Series will be El Desayuno, a Bay Area-based improvisational Latin Jazz band. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and picnics. Aug. 7, 5-8 p.m. Free. Menlo College, 1000 El Camino Real, Atherton.
Live MusicConcert on the Plaza: Mark Russo & the Classy Cats
For this City of Mountain View event, community members are invited to the Civic Center Plaza to enjoy food trucks, a "Pop Up Park" area for children, beer and wine, and live music by Mark Russo & the Classy Cats. Aug. 7, 6-7:30 p.m. Free admission. Civic Center Plaza, 500 Castro St., Mountain View.
Live MusicOld Time, Ragtime and Bluegrass with Elm Street
Known collectively as Elm Street, Herb Moore (guitar and vocals), Ed Cirimele (mandolin and vocals) and Frank Smithson (acoustic bass) will play traditional Americana and a few original songs at a family-friendly show at Pioneer Park. Picnics and dancing are welcome. RSVP is optional. Aug. 8, 11 a.m.-noon. Free. Mountain View Public Library, Pioneer Park, 585 Franklin St., Mountain View.
Live MusicSummer Concert Series: Kats and Mano Meet the Dragon
The Village at San Antonio's Summer Concert Series will next offer a free public show by Kats and Mano Meet the Dragon, a reggae group performing both old favorites and original music. Aug. 9, 4-6 p.m. Free. The Village at San Antonio Center, 685 San Antonio Road, Mountain View.
Live MusicSinger-songwriter Patrick Ames
Patrick Ames, a singer-songwriter from Palo Alto, will play dozens of new folk-rock songs, including cuts from his new CD "Mutually," during these three sets at Freewheel Brewing Company. Tuesdays, July 28-Aug. 11, 7-9:30 p.m. Free. Freewheel Brewing Company, 3736 Florence St., Redwood City.
Live MusicSummer Jazz: Rocio Guitard with Charged Particles
The Summer Jazz series at Portola Vineyards will wrap up with a set of music by Rocio Guitard with Charged Particles.The winery will offer tastings of its currently released wines. Attendees are invited to bring a picnic. Aug. 16, 5:30-7 p.m. $15 adult; $4 child. Portola Vineyards, 850 Los Trancos Road, Portola Valley.
Live MusicSummer Concert Series: A cappella
Nasdaq Private Market will mark the end of its Summer Concert Series with an evening of performances by a cappella groups from Google, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Dropbox. Aug. 21, 5-8 p.m. Free. Menlo College, 1000 El Camino Real, Atherton.
Live MusicSoul & Wine Lounge Night
The Oshman Family JCC will host a night of live music and wine tasting, featuring singer-songwriter Steely Nash and Cannonball Wine Company. Aug. 29, 8:30-11 p.m. $20 in advance; $25 at the door. Oshman Family JCC, Cafe on the Square, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto.
Live MusicChronicle Nights at Quattro
The Quattro Restaurant will transport visitors to different eras, spanning from the '20s to the '60s, as they enjoy live music (Fridays only) and quality fare. Fridays and Saturdays, July 3-Aug. 29, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Free admission. Four Seasons Hotel Silicon Valley, Quattro Restaurant , 2050 University Ave., East Palo Alto.
Live MusicConcert on the Plaza: Smorgaschord
For this City of Mountain View event, community members are invited to the Civic Center Plaza to enjoy food trucks, a "Pop Up Park" area for children, beer and wine, and live music by Smorgaschord. Sept. 4, 6-7:30 p.m. Free admission. Civic Center Plaza, 500 Castro St., Mountain View.