Jake Shimabukuro — Hawaiian-born Jake Shimabukuro has virtually reinvented the ukulele, causing many to call him “the Jimi Hendrix of the ukulele.” He’s headlined the Hollywood Bowl, Lincoln Center, Sydney Opera House and even performed for Queen Elizabeth II; 6:30 p.m., July 6, Boulder Theater, 2032 14th St., Boulder; $33-$48; bouldertheater.com/event/1846448-evening-jake-shimabukuro-boulder.
Cosmic Charlie Brunch— As Dead & Company returns to Boulder, start the day off with live music from local Grateful Dead cover band Peak2Peak and Dead-inspired menu items such as “Friend of the Devil” egg frittatas and “Ramble On” pig roast tacos; 9 a.m., July 6, St Julien Hotel, 900 Walnut St., Boulder; $24.95-$49.95; 720-406-7399, do303.com/events/2019/7/6/cosmic-charlie-brunch.
Pallet Contest— This summer we are holding our very first Pallet Contest. What you can make out of pallets seems endless and we’re willing to put that thought to the test. Win a $50 Resource Central discount; 9 a.m., July 6, Resource Central, 6400 Arapahoe Road, Boulder; free; 303-999-3820, resourcecentral.org/resource/whatsnew.
“Flavor of the Month” Launch Party— Join Go Far at Upstart Kombucha’s taproom for a fun run/walk to premier their new release “Lemon Lavender” and “Lemon Lavender CBD” flavors. We will have vendors onsite with demos and swag, BOGO 12-ounce glass fills and discounts on growler fills, and other fun giveaways after the run. All paces are welcome; 9:30 a.m., July 6, Upstart Kombucha, 3095 Sterling Circle Unit 1, Boulder; free; 720-428-8965, facebook.com/events/348568049181623.
Comedy Open Mic— We have everything from first timers to seasoned pros polishing some jokes. At the end of the night, the audience’s response determines which comedian takes home a $25 bar tab. Sign ups start at 6:30 p.m.; 7 p.m., July 6, The Tune Up at Full Cycle, 1795 Pearl St., Boulder; free; 303-440-1002.
Butterfly Wine Glass Painting Class— Come join us for this fun and creative Wine Glass Painting Class. This month’s design: monarch butterfly. In this 1 ½-hour class, hand paint a design on a wine glass guided by an instructor from Le Painted Grape. All painting supplies and wine glass included. Wine and food available for extra purchase from venue. No outside food or drink; 10 a.m. Sunday, July 7, Rayback Collective, 2775 Valmont Road, Boulder; $30-$35; 877-389-1386 ext. 770, lpgbutterflyraybackjuly.eventbrite.com.
Free day at the Museum of Boulder— 10 a.m. Sunday, July 7, Museum of Boulder at the Tebo Center, 2205 Broadway, Boulder; free; 303-449-3464, museumofboulder.org/event/free-sunday-muse.
Boulder Friends of Jazz jam session— Boulder Friends of Jazz jam session playing traditional jazz and swing. Come listen, dance and play; 1 p.m. Sunday, July 7, Avalon Ballroom, 6185 Arapahoe Road, Boulder; $2-$10; 303-875-2292, boulderfriendsofjazz.org.
Game Day at Grandrabbits— All ages invited to learn exciting new games from our game experts. Cooperative, strategy, and party games for families and friends; 2 p.m. Sunday, July 7, Grandrabbits Toy Shoppe, 2525 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder; free; 303-443-0780.
Brazilian Samba Workshop— A two hours Samba workshop for all levels of dancers covering technique, proper posture, grace and elegance and understanding the Samba body; 2:30 p.m. Sunday, July 7, A Place to B, 1750 30th St Suite 64, Boulder; $30; brownpapertickets.com/event/4273088?ref=349591.
“Peter and the Wolf”— The Colorado Music Festival and Really Inventive Stuff, animateurs and vaudeville-inspired storytellers for orchestras, will enchant and entertain audiences of all ages with refreshing versions of these beloved classics; 3 p.m. Sunday, July 7, Chautauqua Auditorium, 900 Baseline Road, Boulder; $18-$70; tinyurl.com/y6fg4259.