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.
Bootleggers play 9 p.m.-1 a.m. today. Karaoke by Anthony Janssen 9 p.m.- 1 a.m. Saturdays. Buckaroos is at 1435 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Information, call general manager Steve Orlando, 782-9693.
Jethro’s Live this week
Buster Blue plays 8:30 p.m. Saturday. $10 donation. Spring dance with live music by Prey For Son 8 p.m. May 11. Karaoke with Anthony Janssen 9 p.m. Thursdays at Jethro’s Bar & Grill, 1281 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville Ranchos. Information, 265-2215 or www.jethrosbarandgrill.com.
Singer, song writer, guitarist Dave Medina performs songs from his CD “The Train Of Life” as well as songs by Jose Feliciano, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, America, Collective Soul and many others 5-8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays at Lentine’s Italian Restaurant,1488 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Reservations, 782-3777.
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.
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.
The Carson Valley Arts Council hosts a concert by Laurence Juber, two-time Grammy winning fingerstyle acoustic guitarist and lead electric guitarist with Paul McCartney’s “Wings,” on May 10 in the CVIC Hall, Minden. Doors open at 6 p.m. with a no-host bar. Concert begins at 7 p.m. Admission is $20 in advance; $25 at the door. Information, tickets, www.cvartscouncil.com or call 782-8207.
Douglas High School
Douglas Drama Club improv show 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday, and 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in drama room 101. Cost $7 general, $5 students, seniors. Douglas High School student art show 6-8 p.m. May 9 in the Douglas High media center. Drawings, paintings, printmaking, ceramics, music. Senior Showcase,”Ways to Screw Up Your College Interview” 7:30 p.m. May 10-11 in drama room 101. Tickets $7, $5 presale. Information, 782-5136.
Flight Restaurant and Bar
The Scarlet Verbs play 8:30 p.m. today at 2244 Meridian Blvd. Information, 782-1333.
Live entertainment at CVI
Entertainment presented in the Carson Valley Inn¹s Cabaret Lounge 6 to 10 p.m. Sunday- Wednesday, and 8 p.m.-midnight Thursdays and 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday and Saturday. Stew Stewart performs today and Saturday. Dale Poune plays guitar, dobro, mandolin and bass Sunday-Wednesday. 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 5:30-9:30 p.m. Fridays at Minden Food Co., in downtown Minden. Happy hour food and drink specials available.
88 Cups and More
Open mic night with dinner specials 5-9 p.m. every Friday. Participants may play music, recite poetry, prose or performance art at 88 Cups and More, 1663 Lucerne Street in the Minden Village. Information, 783-0688.
C owboy Poetry
Fourth annual Genoa Cowboy Festival today-Sunday. Information, www.genoacowboyfestival.org, or 782-8696.
Catfish Carl plays 6-10 p.m. today and Saturday. Happy Hour daily from 4-6 p.m., with drink specials and bar menu at 2001 Foothill Road, Genoa. Information, 783-0788 or www.1862davidwalleysrestaurantandsaloon.com.
Thirst Parlor happenings
The Trippin’ King Snakes play blues, rock and country 8 p.m.-midnight today. All Hat No Cattle play 1-4 p.m. Sunday. 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. Happy hours 4-6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Information, 782-3870.