An original satire of that other feline musical, ThunderCATS: The Musical is inspired by the beloved 80s cartoon and brings a stacked cast of Edmonton’s best performers in tight leotards together with one throbbing, mystical sword on August 19.
The Grindstone Theatre, 10019 – 81 Ave, grindstonetheatre.ca
On August 21, put your stomping shoes on and head out to Sherwood Park to see The Give ‘Em Hell Boys and The Suitable Men take the Festival Place stage for a night of country, rock, blues and jazz.
100 Festival Way, Sherwood Park, festivalplace.ab.ca
ZooBrew is an 18+ event in the Edmonton Valley Zoo on August 23. It’s an evening of live performances, craft beer, activities and no kids!
Edmonton Valley Zoo, 13315 Buena Vista Rd, 780-442-5311, facebook.com/edmontonvalleyzoo
The 104th Party in the Park celebrates local artists and eateries, with live music and beer gardens on August 23, and all proceeds going to The Mustard Seed.
Beaver Hill House Park, 10440 Jasper Ave NW, eventbrite.ca/104thpartyinthepark
The best of the blues returns to the Heritage Amphitheatre for the 21st annual Edmonton Blues Festival, August 23 to 25.
Hawrelak Park, 9330 Groat Rd, bluesinternationalltd.com