FRIDAY, APRIL 10
BETTY HARRIS AND THE MIGHTY SOUL DRIVERS. 8 p.m. Accompanied by the backup singers from the Queen Ann Nzinga Center in New Britain—Aaleya Hardy, 18, of Bristol, Savannah Freitas, 16, of Plainville, and Dillyn Caruso, 18, of Plainville. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $20, $27. 41BridgeStreet.com, (860) 693-9762.
MIKE DELGUIDICE AND BIG SHOT. 8 p.m. The Palace Theater, 100 East Main St., Waterbury. $65, $45. (203) 346-2000, PalaceTheaterCT.org
SATURDAY, APRIL 11
CELEBRATING QUEEN. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Boulevard Theater, 70 Memorial Blvd., Bristol. Tickets available at TicketLeap.com, Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce, Barley Vine, City True Value Hardware, and Edgewood Market.
SHAKEDOWN, THE REMNANTS, AND BRENDAN JAMES DONAHUE AND THE GUILTY PARTY. 7 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $20, $30. 41BridgeStreet.com, (860) 693-9762.
RHONDA VINCENT AND THE RAGE. Presented by GuitartownCT Productions. 7:30 p.m. Unitarian Society Hall, 700 Hartford Turnpike, Hamden. $25, $40, and $55. GuitartownCT.com, (203) 430-6020.
MIRANDA LAMBERT. With Justin Moore, Ashley Monroe, and Jukebox Mafia. 7:30 p.m. Mohegan Sun, Uncasville. $79, $59. MoheganSun.com
SUNDAY, APRIL 12
PIERRE BENSUSAN. 7 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $22, $32. 41BridgeStreet.com, (860) 693-9762.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15
SOPRANO DR. CHRISTI MCLAIN AND HER STUDENTS FROM HARTT SCHOOL COMMUNITY DIVISION. 10 a.m. A musical cabaret featuring songs from opera, musical theater, and today’s top hits. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. Free. Open to public. Sign up. (860) 747-5728.
SUNDAY, APRIL 19
THE WHIFFENPOOFS. 1 p.m. World’s oldest and best-known collegiate a capella group. Memorial Boulevard School auditorium, 70 Memorial Blvd., Bristol. $20. Available at TicketRiver.com, Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce, 20 Main St., Bristol. (860) 584-4718.
FRIDAY, APRIL 24
ANDREW MCKNIGHT. Award-winning songwriter and entertainer. 7 p.m. Songs and stories celebrating the lives and landscapes of Americans from rural to urban settings. Gallery 156 of Artist Tree Tea House, 160 School St., Bristol. (860) 919-4356. AndrewMcKnight.net
SATURDAY, MAY 9
BRISTOL CHORAL SOCIETY SPRING CONCERT, ‘COLORS OF THE RAINBOW.’ 7 p.m. Featuring songs from the heartland of America to the Great White Way of Broadway. St. Paul Catholic High School, 1001 Stafford Ave., Bristol. $12. Available at Shannon Jewelers, Farmington Avenue, Bristol and Simply Hair, 31 Church Ave., Bristol. Tickets also at the door.
SATURDAY, MAY 23
THE CHAPARRALS. 8 to 12 p.m. Bristol Polish Club, 541 North Main St., Bristol. Bring your own snacks. $10.