7 Nights Out

Seven suggestions for the week of April 24, 2015

1: Jason 

The country superstar, fresh off his win for best male vocalist at the Academy of Country Music Awards, is bringing his “Burn It Down” tour to the Spokane Arena. Joining him are Tyler Farr, Cole Swindell and Dee Jay Silver.

When: 7:30 p.m. today

Where: Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave.

Cost: $30.25-$60.25, through TicketsWest

Info: www.spokanearena.com/

2: Spokane Symphony

The Spokane Symphony closes the SuperPops season with Portland’s favorite “little orchestra,” Pink Martini. And just like the last time this band brought its genre-crossing songbook of vintage jazz, classical, Latin and old-fashioned pop to the Fox, the show has sold out.

When: 8 p.m. Saturday

Where: Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave.

Cost: SOLD OUT

Info: (509) 624-1200, www.spokanesymphony.org/

3: Chef Robert Irvine

Known worldwide for his television series “Dinner: Impossible” and “Restaurant: Impossible,” chef Robert Irvine has developed his fully interactive multimedia cooking experience to be like nothing else on the stage.

When: 4 p.m. Sunday

Where: Northern Quest Resort & Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights

Cost: $45-$65, through the casino box office

Info: (509) 481-6700, www.northernquest.com

4: ‘Guys & Dolls’

This oddball romantic comedy continues its run through the weekend as the finale of the West Coast Entertainment Best of Broadway 2014-15 season.

When: 7:30 p.m. today, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, and 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday.

Where: INB Performing Arts Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd.

Cost: $32.50-$72.50, through TicketsWest

Info: www.wcebroadway.com

5: Cirque du Soleil: ‘Varekai’

Deep within a forest, at the summit of a volcano, exists an extraordinary world called Varekai. This production pays tribute to the nomadic soul, to the spirit and art of the circus tradition, and to those who quest with infinite passion along the path that leads to Varekai.

When: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and May 1, 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. May 2, and 1:30 and 5 p.m. May 3.

Where: Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave.

Cost: $35-$95, through TicketsWest

Info: www.spokanearena.com

6: Volbeat

Metal rock band from Copenhagen is making the leap from the Knitting Factory, which they sold out a year ago, to the Spokane Arena. They’ll be joined by Anthrax and Crobot.

When: 7 p.m. Monday

Where: Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave.

Cost: $39.50, through TicketsWest

Info: www.spokanearena.com/

7: ‘Welcome to Night Vale’

A twice-monthly podcast in the style of community updates for a small desert town, “Welcome to Night Vale” features local weather, news, announcements from the Sheriff’s Secret Police, mysterious lights in the night sky, dark hooded figures with unknowable powers and cultural events. Featuring Cecil Baldwin, live music by Disparition, surprise guest stars and musical guest Mary Epworth.

When: 8 p.m. Monday

Where: Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave.

Cost: $30, through TicketsWest

Info: (509) 227-7638 or www.bingcrosbytheater.com/