Arts & Entertainment for June 8 |

Arts & Entertainment for June 8

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.



The Bootleggers play 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. today on the back deck, sponsored by Buckaroos, Nevada Ugly and The French Bar. Karoake with Anthony Janssen 8 p.m.-midnight Saturdays. Hourly prizes to singers. 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.


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Nevada Horse Park fundraiser features live music by Brenn Hill and the Road Kill band 7 p.m. Saturday. The fundraiser also includes team roping, horsemanship classes, craft fair and barbecue starting at 9 a.m. Saturday and Sunday at the fairgrounds. Information,

Jethro’s Live this week

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

Lampe Park

Young Dubliners perform 6-10 p.m. today. Big Bad Wolf and Young Dubliners perform 4-11 p.m. Saturday. The Uglys perform noon-2 p.m. Sunday during the Carson Valley Days celebration.

Sharkey’s Casino

Live entertainment and dancing returns to Sharkey’s. Lightnin’ & Lace perform country, country rock and R&B 8p.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.

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.

Watercolor Classes

Artist Teri Sweeney is offering ongoing beginning and intermediate watercolor classes at her studio in Gardnerville. The intermediate class is 1 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays and the beginning class is 6 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. For more information including the location of the studio or to register contact Sweeney at 790-9261 or e-mail


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. Information, 783-3211.


Carson Valley Art Association art show today through Sunday in the CVIC Hall. Times are 9 a.m.-8 p.m. today with an artist reception at 6 p.m., 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday.

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 Mamma performs funk, Latin, blues, swing rock, country and calypso today and Saturday. George Pickard performs Sunday-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.

Minden Park

GE Family Concert Series returns to Minden Park with the Dave Russel band 6:30 p.m. June 22.

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

The Carolyn Dolan Band performs New Orleans jazz and blues 5 p.m. June 17 at Genoa Community Park. Concert is free. Information, 782-8696.

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.

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