Plenty of can’t-miss shows

The “2008 Chateau Ste. Michelle Summer Concert Series” in Woodinville will offer 21 concerts spanning the range of pop, jazz, rock and blues, from June 6 through Aug. 29.

  • Thursday, April 24, 2008 5:59pm
  • Life

BB King

The “2008 Chateau Ste. Michelle Summer Concert Series” in Woodinville will offer 21 concerts spanning the range of pop, jazz, rock and blues, from June 6 through Aug. 29.

Each concert takes place in the winery’s picturesque outdoor amphitheater with seating for 4,300.

Some concerts were announced early and are sold out — these include Crosby, Stills & Nash on Friday, June 6; Mark Knopfler on Wednesday, July 2; and James Taylor and his Band of Legends on Monday, July 21 and Tuesday, July 22. Steely Dan tickets for Wednesday, July 30 and Thursday, July 31 also went on sale previously and as of the Reporter’s deadline, July 31’s show was sold out but tickets were still available for July 30.

The following concert tickets are on sale Saturday, April 26 at 10 a.m. through all Ticketmaster outlets or online at www.ticketmaster.com. Tickets may also be purchased at the Chateau Ste. Michelle wine shop from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily:

• The Neville Brothers & Dr. John: Friday, June 13, 7 p.m. Reserved $69.50, General Admission $39.50

• Earth, Wind & Fire: Saturday, June 28, 7 p.m. Reserved $99.50,General Admission $52.50

• BB King: Thursday, July 3, 7 p.m. Reserved $89.50, General Admission $49.50

• Hippie Fest: Jack Bruce of Cream, Eric Burdon and the Animals, The Turtles featuring Flo and Eddie, Janis Ian, Badfinger featuring Joey Molland and Jonathan Edwards: Saturday, July 12, 6:30 p.m. Reserved $68.50, General Admission $48.50

• Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band, Colin Hay, Billy Squier, Hamish Stuart, Edgar Winter, Gary Wright, Greg Bissonette: Saturday, July 19, 7 p.m. Reserved $99.50, General Admission $55

• Chris Isaak: Thursday, July 24, 7 p.m. Reserved $69.50, General Admission $45

• Lyle Lovett: Friday, July 25, 7 p.m.: Saturday, July 26, 7 p.m. Reserved $78.50, General Admission $46

• Steely Dan: Wednesday, July 30, 7 p.m.: Reserved $135, General Admission $59.50

• Smokey Robinson (Chateau Ste. Michelle Diversity Scholarship Fund concert, in conjunction with Washington State University and the University of Washington): Friday, Aug. 1, 7 p.m. Reserved $89.50, General Admission $49.50

• KWJZ Music Festival: Saturday, Aug. 2, 2 p.m.

Nils, Marion Meadows, TBD, The Crusaders: Sunday, Aug. 3, 2 p.m.

Blake Aaron, Janita, Boney James, Chris Botti. Reserved $79.50, General Admission $45

• Gipsy Kings: Friday, Aug. 22, 7 p.m. Reserved $89.50, General Admission $49.50

• Chicago: Saturday, Aug. 23, 7 p.m.; Sunday, Aug. 24, 7 p.m. Reserved $79.50, General Admission $49.50

• Michael McDonald : Friday, Aug. 29, 7 p.m. Reserved $59.50, General Admission $39.50

All performances take place regardless of weather and all feature general festival seating on the lawn with a limited number of reserved tickets available.

The Chateau Ste. Michelle wine shop is open before all concerts with wine and picnic items available. In addition, an array of food vendors will offer a selection of menu items for sale in the amphitheater.

Concert-goers may also bring their own picnic baskets and non-alcoholic beverages. (The Washington State Liquor Control Board requires that all alcoholic beverages consumed on the winery grounds be purchased at the winery.)

Chateau Ste. Michelle is located at 14111 145th St. NE in Woodinville.

For more information, call (425) 415-3300 or visit ste-michelle.com.

More in Life

Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo 
                                Panko enjoying Redmond’s annual Winter Festival on Dec. 7.
A weekend of Redmond Lights

Redmond celebrated its annual winter festival.

Dora Gyarmati. Photo by Nityia Photography
Three simple rules for the holiday

A monthly column about mindfulness.

Photo courtesy of Help Hungry Kids! GoFundMe campaign 
                                Barrett Rugge created a GoFundMe campaign after he realized that students at Clara Barton Elementary often didn’t have access to snacks throughout the day.
Redmond student raises funds for hungry kids

Barrett Rugge started a GoFundMe to help Clara Barton students have snacks throughout the day.

Photo courtesy of Neelam Chahlia 
                                The Redmond City Council recognized Neelam Chahlia’s participation in the Mrs. America contest as Mrs. Washington at its Nov. 19 meeting.
Redmond council recognizes Chalia’s participation in the Mrs. America contest

The Mrs. Washington winner was recognized at the Nov. 19 city council meeting.

Photo courtesy of The Bear Creek School 
                                Bear Creek National Honor Society students from left, Kate McDonough, Chuck McDonough, James Wadhwani, Tyler Doyle, Benjamin Ferreira, Kathryn Sutherland, Ryan Bracewell, Nelson Sun and Annemarie Mullet delivered food donations to the Hopelink food bank in Redmond.
Bear Creek food drive brings in six and a half tons of food

The school’s National Honor Society chapter organized the drive and the food was donate to Hopelink.

For veterans, there’s no better cause to push than helping other vets

Jim Curtis and Mark Gorman are two of many veteran advocates on the Eastside.

Fairwinds-Redmond to honor veterans

WWII veterans Morten Joslin and Nick Nichols share their stories.

Alejandro, 6, and Elizabeth, 8, Camacho from Woodinville with their sugar skulls at the Día de los Muertos event on Nov. 2 at the Centro Cultural Mexicano in Redmond. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo
Redmond celebrates Día de los Muertos

The Day of the Dead event celebrates the lives of departed loved ones.

From left: National Merit Scholarship semifinalists Rita Luk, Lauren Shen, Nelson Sun and commended students Andrew Hom and Matthew Jensen. Courtesy photo of Bear Creek School
Three Bear Creek School students named National Merit semifinalists

Two more students were recognized as national commended students.

The team that created Vitality, the first-prize winning app. Courtesy photo
DelBene hosts annual app-a-thon for local students

Students from Redmond place in competition.

Staying fit through the holidays

It is possible to train yourself to exercise as part of who you are.

In 1967 Nokomis Club of Redmond sponsored a tea at the local branch of the King County Library system to commemorate National Library Week. Photo courtesy of Redmond Historical Society Facebook
110 years of community investment

The Nokomis club celebrates their 110th Anniversary.