Fundraising party at Lucky’s
Snakes & Butterflies is the title of a fundraiser for local photographer and bike enthusiast Erick Riedell, who is battling cancer. The event will be from 5 to 10 p.m. Friday at Lucky’s Everyday, 1217 E. Douglas. It will feature a silent auction from 5 to 8 p.m., a “hipster garage sale” from 5 to 10 p.m. and live music by Luna Copii and Bellafonte. Items up for bid include a painting by local artist Wade Hampton and a ride in a Cessna 182. Admission is $5 at the door.
Vintage Vinyl at Abode
Vintage Vinyl will celebrate the vinyl record album at Abode Venue, 1330 E. Douglas, on Friday. A Vinyl Swap, where patrons can buy, swell or swap records, will take place from 8 to 10 p.m. After that, DJ Carbon and J Skratch will spin tunes. Admission is $5 for those 21 and over; $10 for ages 18-21.
Comedian Mark Poolos at Live at 215
Comedian Mark Poolos, a Minnesota-born comedian who entertains with one liners and songs on the guitar, will perform at Live at 215, 215 N. St. Francis, this weekend. Shows are at 7:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and tickets are $12. For tickets and information, visit www.liveat215.com or call 316-683-5483.
Smooth jazz artist at Bradley Fair
Multi-instrumentalist Vincent Ingala, a well-known smooth jazz artist from California, will headline Thursday’s installment of the Bradley Fair Summer Concert Series. The show is on the Bradley Fair Plaza near Newport Grill and lasts from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Admission is free. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, and they can buy cocktails, wine and soft drinks from the Newport Grill plaza bar. For more information, visit www.bradleyfair.com.
Denise Neil and Rod Pocowatchit