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Kiss tickets anyone?

Summer nights in Yakima

The downtown summer nights concert series will feature Dave McGraw and Mandy Fer at 6 p.m.

Get wet

The Community Center fountain-splash pad opens Tuesday at South Hill Park, 1521 S. First St.

Enjoy summer in a glass

Mark the calendar to celebrate a pre-Fourth of July function during “Sangria Weekend” tomorrow at Silver Lake Winery, 1500 Vintage Road. Tasting begins at 10 a.m.

Art in the Park

The Parks and Recreation Department opens its “Art in the Park” program from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., July 8.

Lounging at the loft is back

The Winemakers Loft is bringing back its “Lounging at the Loft” summer music series beginning July 9.

Country rock singer playing Prosser

Former X band singer-guitarist John Doe will play the Brewminatti with doors opening at 7 p.m.

Fireworks at Granger park

The rocket’s red glare will be reflected over the Hisey Park ponds Monday night during the Dinosaur City Fireworks Show.

Where to watch the fireworks?

Already you can hear the rat-tat-tat of small firecrackers in various Lower Yakima Valley neighborhoods.

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Lower Valley Girl Scouts helping out on July 4th

Wanting to earn their patriotic badges while serving their community one group of girls are volunteering their time Monday night.

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Sipping wine on the art walk

Spend a summer evening walking historic Sixth Street at the 13th annual Art Walk and Wine Gala.

Dinosaur movie planned at park

Hisey “Dinosaur” Park will be the location for a free, outdoor showing of The Good Dinosaur, July 15, as soon as it is dark.

It’s berry festival time

It’s festival time at Bill’s Berry Farm on County Line Road.

Spend Fridays at Del Roza

Learn to play the Italian game of bocce while enjoying a bottle of wine Friday evening at Pontin Del Roza

Pizza served Guerra’s style

For those who missed out on eating one of chef Chris Guerra’s wood-fired pizzas at Wednesday night’s farmer’s market in Sunnyside, here is another chance.