Fri., Aug. 09, Cat & the Fiddle Music Festival
Fairytale Town, 6 p.m., $15-$30
This music festival features three nights (Friday, August 9; Saturday, August 10; and Sunday, August 11) of concerts, all starting at 6 p.m. Headliners include Mumbo Gumbo on Friday, the Keri Carr Band on Saturday, and Joy and Madness on Sunday. Friday evening's show also features performances by rockers Walking Spanish (pictured) and folk singer-songwriter Parie Wood. Plus, there'll be children's concerts from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. These daytime performances include the Raytones, Musical Charis, and a joint performance by the recently merged Sacramento Opera and Sacramento Philharmonic. Pay $15 per night for the evening shows or cop an all-festival pass for $30. 3901 Land Park Drive, www.fairytaletown.org.