Get ready for another rocking weekend in Renton. Hopefully last week you enjoyed ; now it's time to shine the spotlight on the .
1. The #Renton5000 Celebration
Where/When: , 221 Main Avenue South, 5:30-8 p.m. on Thursday.
Why Go: Celebrate the City of Renton's Facebook page reaching 5,000 fans. It's the only City north of San Francisco with as many fanatical followers. Meet other City of Renton Facebook followers. And here's a perk: be one of the first 50 to attend and receive a free t-shirt, not to mention all the sweet door prizes. .
Where/When: , 419 South 2nd Street, from 8-11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday (open mic on Thursday from 7:30-10 p.m.)
Why Go: Live music with no cover, right in downtown Renton! Enjoy beer or wine with dinner or small plates. All 'tips' are donated to charitable organizations. .
Pricing: Free + cost of food and drinks
Where/When: , Saturday, July 30 9-11 a.m. and 4-6 p.m.
Why Go: How often do you get to see these guys practice at the VMAC? About 20,000 people are expected to flood into Renton on Saturday, so register for the camp now. Parking is not available at the VMAC or surrounding neighborhoods, and all camp registrants must park at Shopping Center in Renton.
Pricing: $5/person transportation fee. And you better sport some blue and green. A 12th Man button wouldn't hurt. Need some tips? Check out the attire in this video.
Where/When: 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Sat, July 16 at The Landing in Renton.
Why Go: Looking to get a little jazz out of your weekend? Be sure to check out the Jazz in July concert going on this Saturday at The Landing in Renton. Local jazz Vocalist Bethany Smith Staelens will be performing. will host the beer and wine garden.
Where/When: Meet at , 8 a.m. on Sunday, July 31 inf front of , ready to run!
Why Go: Make new running-buddy friends and enjoy a wonderful summer morning outing with like-minded people. Get there early, or stay late and check out all the running goodies available for purchase, including a .