For Arts & Entertainment:
Details are needed by noon Wednesday to put local arts and entertainment information in this column. Contact Caryn Haller at firstname.lastname@example.org, at 782-5121, ext. 210 or by fax, 782-6132.
The Bootleggers play 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. today. Karoake by Anthony Janssen 9 p.m.- 1 a.m. Saturdays. Open mic by Dean Brownell 2-6 p.m. Sunday. Free pool 6 p.m.-close, ladies drink specials Tuesdays. Hangout Night 9 p.m. Thursdays with DJ music. Gourmet Bloody Mary specials all day Sunday. Happy hour drink specials 4-6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Buckaroos is at 1435 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Information, call general manager Steve Orlando, 782-9693.
Jethro's Live this week
Baker Street Boys play 8 p.m. Saturday. Karaoke with Anthony Janssen 8 p.m. Thursdays at Jethro's Bar & Grill, 1281 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville Ranchos. Information, 265-2215 or www.jethrosbarandgrill.com.
Free jukebox night 7-11 p.m. today and Saturday. The theme this weekend is classic rock at Sharkey's, 1440 Highway 395 in Gardnerville. Information, 782-3133.
DJ Karaoke night 9 p.m.- 1 a.m. first and third Friday of the month. Monte Carlo night second and fourth Saturday of the month. Extreme bowling every Friday and Saturday at Silver Strike Lanes, 1281 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville Ranchos. Information, 265-5454.
At Buona Sera
Claire Humphrey performs in the dining room with Tom Stryker and Jimmy Vermilion July 19 with surprise guest musicians. Harp music by Mary Margaret Niebuhr and vocals by Claire Humphrey, 6-9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. at Buona Sera Ristorante & Bar, 1799 Ironwood Dr., Unit B, Minden. Information, 783-3211.
Carson Valley Community Theatre's "Holka Polka" shows 6:30 p.m. today, Saturday July 20 and 21 and 2 p.m. Sunday and July 22 in the CVIC Hall. Tickets, www.showtix4U.com. Information, www.carsonvalleycommunitytheatre.org.
Flight Restaurant and Bar
Night Hawks play classic rock, country and blues 8:30 p.m. today. Ladies night with karaoke 8 p.m.-close Wednesdays. Open mic night with Dan Cypher & Strange Sustain 8:45 p.m.-close Thursdays at 2244 Meridian Blvd. Information, 782-1333.
Live entertainment at CVI
Entertainment presented in the Carson Valley Inn's Cabaret Lounge 6 to 10 p.m. Sunday- Wednesday, and 8 p.m.-midnight Thursdays. Lee Alverson as Elton John performs 8 p.m. today and Saturday. George Pickard performs Sunday-Tuesday. Information, cvinn.com or 783-6606.
Magic at Saletti's
Live entertainment of close-up table side magic by Thomas Wiese 6-8 p.m. Fridays at Saletti's Restaurant & Bar, 1623 Highway 395, Minden. Information, 782-2500.
Minden Food Co.
Wesley O. performs 6:30-9:30 p.m. Friday at Minden Food Co., in downtown Minden.
GE Family Concert Series returns to Minden Park with Imagine, A tribute to the Beatles 6:30 p.m. July 20.
88 Cups and More
Acoustic jazz band The Minor Groove Quartet plays 7 p.m. every first Friday of the month. Open mic night with dinner specials 5-7 p.m. every third Friday. Participants may play music, recite poetry, prose or performance art at 88 Cups and More, 1663 Lucerne st. in the Minden Village. Information, 783-0688.
Mumbo Gumbo performs 7:30 p.m. July 21 for the resort's 150th anniversary party. Barbecue at 6:30 p.m. David Walley's is at 2001 Foothill Road. Information, 782-8155.
Thirst Parlor happenings
Foothill Road and the Hitchikers play 6-10 p.m. Saturday. The Genoa Bar, Nevada's Oldest Thirst Parlor, offers free juke box 6-10 p.m. Wednesdays. Free pool and ladies night drink specials 6-10 p.m. every Thursday. Open mic Fridays. Happy hours 4-6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Genoa Bar is a nonsmoking establishment. Information, 782-3870.
Music at Kirkwood
The Music at Kirkwood Pops String Orchestra, featuring musicians from the San Francisco Opera and Ballet Orchestras, will present a combination of Broadway show tunes and classical favorites 7:30 p.m., July 21 in the Red Cliffs Lodge. Tickets are $30 and may be purchased at the door. To purchase tickets in advance call (209) 258-7260. For more information, visit www.musicatkirkwood.com.