—By the numbers, it's been 78 years, 74 albums, seven children, and four arrests for drug possession: Yes, it's the one-and-only Willie Nelson. See him sing and strum the night away. SM
Edgefield, 2126 SW Halsey, Troutdale, 6:30 pm, $59-63, all ages

BEERED—Sunstroke, dehydration, and a dizzying selection of craft beers from around the country—it can only mean one thing: The Oregon Brewers Fest is upon us. Grab a mug and hit the Waterfront, or check out the free OBF block party in the Pearl on Saturday, featuring music and BridgePort brews. AH
Oregon Brewers Fest, Tom McCall Waterfront Park, 1020 SW Naito, Thurs-Sat noon-9 pm, Sun noon-7 pm, tasting mug $6, tastings $1; BridgePort Block Party, 1313 NW Marshall, Sat 3-8 pm, FREE