Arts & Entertainment
May 3, 2012
Foothill Road and the Hitchikers plays 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. today. Free pool and beer pong 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
Karaoke with Anthony Jansenn 8 p.m. Thursdays. Cinco de Mayo party featuring Big Bad Wolf 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Jethro’s Bar & Grill, 1281 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville Ranchos. Information, 265-2215 or http://www.jethrosbarandgrill.com.
Live entertainment and dancing returns to Sharkey’s. Carmon & Poune perform 8 p.m. today and Saturday. Roll a 7 or 11 on the dice and receive a free drink 7-11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays 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.
Carson Valley FFA’s mother/son dance 6:30- 9 p.m. Saturday at the Douglas County Fairgrounds Building. Cost, $15 per couple, $7 per additional son. Tickets, information, 782-9828.
At Buona Sera
Every Thursday Jazz or blues during extended happy hour in the bar 5:30-8 p.m. with $6 small plates. 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, 783-3211.
Carson Valley Pops Orchestra spring concert 7 p.m. Saturday in the CVIC Hall. Free admission. No-host bar, raffles. Information, http://www.cvpops.org.
Lacy J. Dalton
The Carson Valley Arts Council’s concert series presents Lacy J. Dalton and friends May 11 at the CVIC Hall in Minden. Wine reception at 6 p.m., concert at 7 p.m. Pre-sale tickets $25, day of show, $30 available at cvartscouncil.com or 782-8207.
Douglas High School
“Twelve Angry Jurors” is 7p.m. today and Saturday and 4 p.m. Sunday in the drama room.
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 Saturday and Sunday. Felix and the Soul Cats play soul, rhythm & blues and classic blues today and Saturday. 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.
88 Cups and More
Acoustic jazz band The Minor Groove Quartet plays 7 p.m. every first Friday of the month except April. 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.
Thirst Parlor happenings
The Genoa Bar, Nevada’s Oldest Thirst Parlor, offers “Be a Star With a Live Band” 7-10 p.m.Tuesdays. 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.