Invisible Touch: Los Amigos Invisibles at Neumos
The innovative Venezuelan acid jazz-funk-disco fusion group puts on one of the best live shows you'll ever see.
Let it loop: The band's upcoming Repeat After Me is their first new album in four years.
Fri 8p. Neumos, 925 E. Pike St, Capitol Hill (206-341-0112). $17 here.
Nearby: Monsoon; Anchovies & Olives; Momiji
Play The Ponies: Opening Day At Emerald Downs
Horse racing season kicks off this week at Seattle's only racetrack.
Wise wagers: Local favorite Wasserman, the track's all-time leading money earner, races this weekend.
Fri 6p. Emerald Downs 2300 Emerald Downs Dr, Auburn (253-288-7711). $7.
Nearby: Harvey's Billiards; Quarter Chute Cafe; Iron Horse Casino
An Edible Honorific: Tanakasan Pop-Up
Tom Douglas's new Asian fusion gets a two-day preview before opening in early June. We'll be there.
Ramen's top: The sample menu includes Japanese noodles, tea-smoked duck, and "ricecicles."
Sat & Sun 6p. Palace Ballroom, 2100 5th Avenue, Belltown (206-448-2001). $50 here.
Nearby: Bathtub Gin; Shorty's; Feierabend
Ride On: Seattle Pedaler's Fair
Celebrate the start of bike season with this two-day extravaganza of cycle-related stuff.
Pedal power: Exhibitors include frame shops, clothing designers and even bike-friendly breweries.
Sat & Sun 11a-5p. Underground Events Center, 2407 1st Ave, Belltown (206-957-8076). Free.
Nearby: Shorty's; Palace Kitchen; Il Bistro