BEER ME!—July is Oregon Craft Beer Month, so it's only appropriate the Oregon Brewers Festival feature 36 Oregon craft beers out of the 81 available at Tom McCall Waterfront Park this weekend. Use your beer tokens wisely! PAC
Tom McCall Waterfront Park, 1020 SW Naito, Thurs-Sat noon-9 pm, Sun noon-7 pm, FREE admission, $10-50 tasting package, $1 additional tokens

MANY RIVERS TO CROSS—The almighty Jimmy Cliff has come a long way since he got gangster as Ivanhoe "Ivan" Martin in The Harder They Come, but the pinnacle of modern Jamaican pop stars can still command a crowd. Fresh off his induction to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Cliff has embarked on his biggest North American tour in over two decades. Pay your respect. EAC
w/Trevor Hall; Oregon Zoo, 4001 SW Canyon, 7 pm, $24, all ages

Busy? I'm simply frantic! My, What a Busy Week!