FRIDAY, JUNE 27
THE HARTFORD SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. “Midsummer Mozart.” 7:30 p.m. Gates open at 6 p.m. PerformingArtsCenter at Simsbury Meadows. $20 to $45. Lawn tickets for children 12 and under $5. (860) 244-2999, HartfordSymphony.org.
AVICCI. 9 p.m. Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville. $99, $79, $59. Ticketmaster.com, 1-800-745-3000.
SPIRIT SHAKER. The Red Zone, West Main Street, Plainville.
SATURDAY, JUNE 28
THE SIXTH ANNUAL ARE YOU DENSE? MUSIC FEST. 6:30 p.m., doors open. 7:15 p.m., show begins. Danny Seraphine and California Transit Authority. Vincent Ingala Band, Mid-Atlantic Title, The Royal Kings, The Mattatuck Fife and Drum Corps. Marty Q will perform at the VIP post-performance meet-and-greet reception. Benefits the Are You Dense Inc., which educates women about the importance of knowing their own breast density to prevent later stage cancers and increase survival. The Palace Theater, 100 East Main St., Waterbury. $35. VIP tickets, $75. PalaceTheaterCT.org, (203) 346-2000.
SUMMER MISSION CONCERT. Featuring I Am Clay. 7 to 9:30 p.m. Plymouth Congregational Church, 10 Park St., Plymouth. (860) 294-6808.
BOSTON. With Cheap Trick. Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville. $39.50. 1-800-745-3000. MoheganSun.com
THE CORVETTES DOO WOP REVUE. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. 41BridgeStreet.com, (860) 693-9762.
SUNDAY, JUNE 29
GRAND FUNK RAILROAD. 8 p.m. Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Ave., Ridgefield. $80. (203) 438-9748. RidgefieldPlayhouse.org
TUESDAY, JULY 1
ORANGE CRUSH! Presented by BristolParks and Recreation Department. 7 to 8:30 p.m. High energy 1980s tribute band. Inducted to the Grand Band Slam Hall of Fame as the best cover band. AC/DC, Michael Jackson, Pink Floyd. RockwellPark, Bristol. BristolRec.com, (860) 584-3836.
SAY ANYTHING, THE FRONT BOTTOMS, YOU BLEW IT!. Toad’s Place, 300 York St., New Haven. ToadsPlace.com
SATURDAY, JULY 5
RUSSELL THOMPKINS, JR. AND THE NEW STYLISTICS, STEVE AUGERI (FORMERLY OF JOURNEY). Presented by The Reach Foundation. Part of the 100th Anniversary Celebration of Muzzy Field. Proceeds benefit children. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. Show at 5:30 p.m. Also, carnival rides, games, food, and craft vendors, motorcycle ride, baseball/softball clinics, home run derby. Muzzy Field, Jacobs Street, Bristol. Ticketmaster.com, TheReachFoundation.org, 1-800-745-3000.
SATURDAY, JULY 12
OPEN MIC NIGHT. Held right after the performance of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” about 10:15 p.m. Open to the public. BYOB. You don’t need to have attended the evening’s performance. All are welcome to sing. Bring sheet music or ask to look through the Playhouse’s selection. Accompanist on hand. Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Rd., WestHartford. Free. (860) 523-5900 ext. 10. PlayhouseonPark.org
KARAOKE. Every Friday and Saturday night, 9 p.m. to close. Bristol Polish Club, 541 North Main St., Bristol.
KARAOKE WEDNESDAYS. Live with Lauren. 9 p.m. Gateway Café, 211 Riverside Ave., Bristol. (860) 516-4601.
KARAOKE. Thursdays, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. (18 and up to sing), Fridays, 8:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. (21 and up), Saturdays, 8:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. (21 and up). All genres of music, full service bar/ restaurant. Karaoke Lounge, 1639 Wolcott Rd., Wolcott. (203) 879-4785.
KARAOKE. 8 to 11 p.m. Music and sound provided by Thunder and Lighting Productions. All ages. Proper ID to buy alcohol. Trinity-on-Main, 69 Main St., New Britain. $5. (860) 306-4584.