Arts & Entertainment for Aug. 31 |

Arts & Entertainment for Aug. 31

For Arts & Entertainment:

Details are needed by noon Wednesday to put local arts and entertainment information in this column. Contact Caryn Haller at, at 782-5121, ext. 210 or by fax, 782-6132.



Karoake by Anthony Janssen 9 p.m.- 1 a.m. Saturdays. Beer pong Tuesdays and Wednesdays. 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.

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Karaoke with Anthony Janssen 8 p.m. Thursdays at Jethro’s Bar & Grill, 1281 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville Ranchos. Information, 265-2215 or

Sharkey’s Casino

Live entertainment and dancing returns to Sharkey’s. Joey Carmon and Lolli Jones the Fiddler play 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. today at Sharkey’s, 1440 Highway 395 in Gardnerville. Information, 782-3133.

Silver Strike

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

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 Arts Council

A pinhole photography exhibit by Nancy Raven is 10 a.m.-5 p.m., through Oct. 13 at the Carson Valley Arts Council, 1572 Highway 395, Minden. Information, 782-4149.

Flight Restaurant and Bar

Foothill Road and the Hitchikers 8:30 today. Ladies night 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. Jo Mama plays funk, latin, blues, swing, rock, country and calypso today and Saturday. Joe Buonanno plays rock, country, blues, jazz and audience requests Sunday-Wednesday. Under the Radar performs Thursday. Information, 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.

Performing Arts Project

The Performing Arts Project is accepting new students for their ballet, tap, lyrical, hip-hop, modern, tumbling, martial arts, Mommy and Me and ariel silks. All ages and skill levels welcome at 2556 Precision Drive, Minden. Information, 267-4446 or

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.


Concerts in the Park

Foothill Road and the Hitchikers play country, rock and big band 4 p.m., Sept. 9 at Genoa Community Park. Concert is free. Information, 782-8696.

David Walley’s

Harriet’s Civil War Ball 7:30 p.m. Sept. 14. Dress in period attire optional. Two Civil War reenactments and free concert by Comstock Cowboys all day Sept. 15 at 2001 Foothill Road, Genoa. Information, 782-6602.

Thirst Parlor happenings

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.

Town Hall

Genoa Town Twirlers Square Dance Club offers free introduction to square dance party 6:30 p.m. Sept. 18 in the Genoa Town Hall. Information, Larry Ward, (775) 461-0474.

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