ART BY MATTHEW SCOTT
For the rest of this month and throughout November at The Hub, check out the artwork of Matthew Scott, one of Tacoma’s more prolific and accomplished painters. While you are there, enjoy any of The Hub’s amazing artisan pizzas, home-style pastas and fresh menu items. 203 Tacoma Ave. S.
University of Puget Sound’s String Festival Faculty Recital welcomes leading violinist Paul Kantor to perform Oct. 20 and 21 along with selected high school musicians and UPS School of Music string faculty members. Both concerts feature chamber music from the classical and romantic eras, 7:30 p.m. in Schneebeck Concert Hall on campus. Order tickets at http://tickets.pugetsound.edu or call (253) 879-6013.
ST. ANDREW’S CELTIC FAIRE
Mark your calendars now for St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church’s fifth annual Celtic Faire on Oct. 27, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Enjoy high tea, vendors’ marketplace, entertainment, children’s activities, Celtic dancers, talent show, bake shop, lunch shop and more. 7410 S. 12th St.
YOUTH SYMPHONY COSTUME CONCERT
Tacoma Youth Symphony Association continues its golden anniversary season with its annual "A Night at the Movies Costume Concert” Oct. 28 at Urban Grace Church, 4 p.m. Costumed players play from “Star Wars,” “Pirates of the Caribbean,” “Beauty and the Beast,” “Star Trek” and more. Come dressed as your favorite movie character. Tickets at http://www.broadwaycenter.org.
The First Lady of Country Music gives a rare concert Oct. 26 at the Emerald Queen Casino I-5 Showroom, 8:30 p.m. Find out why this American icon continues to draw the adoration of fans everywhere. Must be 21 or older to attend. Tickets at http://www.emeraldqueen.com.