Arts & Entertainment for June 6 |

Arts & Entertainment for June 6

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.



Karaoke with Anthony Janssen 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday. Buckaroos is at 1435 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Information, 782-9693.

Sharkey’s Casino

Robert Miller hosts karaoke/DJ the first and third Fridays of the month from 8 p.m.-midnight at 1440 Highway 395 in Gardnerville. Information, 782-3133.

Watercolor classes

Douglas County Senior Center offers a watercolor class 9 a.m.-noon the second and fourth Thursday for all levels. Cost, $20 per class includes materials and picture to take home. Information, Lada Trimble, 882-6061.

Art exhibit

The Douglas County Historical Society hosts an exhibit of original art by Hans Meyer-Kassel, a classically trained artist from Germany, who arrived in Nevada in 1937. The exhibit runs through July 30 at the Carson Valley Museum and Cultural Center, 1477 Highway 395 Gardnerville. Information, 782-2555 or

An artist’s reception is 5-7 p.m. today at the Copeland Gallery, 1572 Highway 395, Minden for watercolorist Mechele Johnson. Her exhibit will be on display through July 31. Information, 782-8207.

Barbecue Cookoff

Buddy Elmer Blues Band performs for the Family Support Council’s Grillin’ & Chillin’ BBQ & Blues Cookoff 5 p.m. Saturday at Heritage Park, Gardnerville. Tickets, $25. Information, 782-8692.


Live entertainment at CVI

Entertainment presented in the Carson Valley Inn’s Cabaret Lounge 6-10 p.m. Sunday- Wednesday, and 8 p.m.-midnight Thursdays and 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday and Saturday. Midnight Express performs today-Saturday. George Pickard performs Sunday-Wednesday. Information, or 783-6606.

The Annex

Young artist performance featuring McCann Patterson, Mikayla Garrison and Olivia Swearingen 7 p.m. Saturday at 1572 Highway 395 inside the Carson Valley Arts Council building. Tickets, $10 adults, $5 children. Tickets, (775) 292-0939.

Movie in the Park

“Frozen” shows today at dusk in Heritage Park. Free.

Street Fair

The 29th annual Carson Valley spring fair 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday on Esmeralda Avenue, Minden. Live music, vendors, Inliner car show. Information, Roxanne, 782-2444, or Kregg, 292-9214.

88 Cups and More

Book signing by Scott Neuffer 6 p.m. today at 88 Cups and More, 1663 Lucerne st. in the Minden Village. Information, 783-0688.


Concerts in the park

The Town of Genoa free summer concerts in the park features Notch 8, 5 p.m. Sunday at Genoa Community Park. Information, 782-8696.

David Walley’s

Live music by Catfish Carl 5-9 p.m. Sundays Happy Hour daily from 4-6 p.m., with drink specials and bar menu at 2001 Foothill Road, Genoa. Information, 783-0788 or

Thirst Parlor happenings

Open mic with Buk Taco 8 p.m. today. The Genoa Bar, Nevada’s Oldest Thirst Parlor, offers free juke box 6-10 p.m. Wednesdays. Free pool 6 p.m. every Thursday. Information, 782-3870.