A tradition dating back over a century, the Monte Rio Variety Show has featured household names like Bing Crosby, Steve Miller, Clint Black and others, and this year’s lineup is another show-stopping set of performers. Peter Sagal of NPR’s Wait Wait . . . Don’t Tell Me! will be the show’s MC, and headliners includes Kix Brooks, of Brooks & Dunn fame, and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame blues-rock favorite Elvin Bishop. The family-friendly event also features comedy and other entertainment, barbecue, beer and wine and more happening under the stars on Thursday, July 26, at Monte Rio Amphitheatre, 9925 Main St., Monte Rio. 4:30pm. $15–$30. monterioshow.org.