Weekend Preview: May 19, 2017

WEEKEND PREVIEW is your weekly guide to events in Thurston County. This week, there’s an amazing lineup of musical performances and theater around town for you to enjoy, plus a spectacular InNOVAvator’s Arts & Makers Market Fair where you can find hand-crafted goods. 


Click here to listen to our podcast version of Weekend Preview, sponsored by Shur-Kleen Car Wash.

Follow the links below for more information on each event.



Get your fill of acoustic music at the day-long Olympia Acoustic Festival, complete with two stages and a full lineup of performers, at Obsidian.

Pay tribute to one greatest bands of our time, Pink Floyd, at the Pigs on the Wing concert at Rhythm & Rye.


Bat Boy: The Musical

Lose yourself in the tabloid story of Bat Boy: The Musical at the Minnaert Center for the Arts.

Raise your fist in defiance at Green Day’s American Idiot musical at The Evergreen State College recital hall.

Visual Arts 

Unravel the mystery of our human experience at the Jeff Pasek: UnLands abstract-art exhibit at The Washington Center.

Other Events

Browse locally created arts and crafts while listening to live music at InNOVAtors’ Arts & Makers Market Fair at NOVA Middle School.

Put your money where your mouth is at the live-recorded Karaoke Oly at Thurston Community Media.




Enter the courtroom while watching 12 Angry Men at Standing Room Only in Yelm.

Delight in the fun of the musical mystery Fishnapped! at Olympia Family Theater.

Experience the one-of-a-kind Nöel Coward classic rom-com Present Laughter at Harlequin Productions.

Let magic and folklore surround you at Shakespeare in Hollywood at Olympia Little Theatre.


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