Arts & Entertainment for Aug. 7
For Arts & Entertainment:
Details are needed by noon Wednesday to put local arts and entertainment information in this column. Contact Sarah Hauck at firstname.lastname@example.org, at 782-5121, ext. 27 or by fax, 782-6132.
J.T. Basque Bar and Dining Room
Basque Festival kickoff with dance performance by Gardnerville and Reno Basque Dance groups 8:30 p.m. today at the restaurant, 1426 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Etchechury band will perform after. Information, 782-2074.
Karaoke 9 p.m.- 1 a.m. Saturday. Buckaroos offers free pool on Wednesdays. Buckaroos is located at 1435 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Information, 782-9693.
Cooperative Extension Building
Vickie Kingman hosts watercolor class 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Mondays at the cooperative extension building, 1329 Waterloo Lane, Gardnerville. All levels welcome. August’s classes will focus on drawing and color. Information, to reserve a spot, Vickie Kingman, 265-0320.
GE Family Concert Series presents Mumbo Gumbo 6:30 p.m. today Minden Park. Information, 782-5500 ext. 1.
Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park
Ferris Family Speaker Series featuring children’s adventure novelist Mary Randall 10 a.m. Saturday at the ranch, 1450 Highway 88, Minden. Free. Information, 783-9417, http://www.dangberghomeranch.org.
Summer Sunday Concert Series featuring The Novelists and Tynan Phillips is Sunday at the ranch, 1450 Highway 88, Minden. Phillips plays 5:30 p.m., The Novelists 6:30 p.m. Cost, $10 adults, free children 16 and younger. Information, 783-9417 or http://www.dangberghomeranch.org.
Live entertainment at CVI
Entertainment presented in the Carson Valley Inn’s Cabaret Lounge 6-10 p.m. Sunday – Wednesday, 7-11 p.m. Thursday and 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday-Saturday. Vegas Road Show plays classic rock, 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, country, smooth jazz and pop today-Saturday. Greg Austin plays Sunday-Thursday. Carson Valley Inn is located at 1627 Highway 395, Minden. Information, 782-9711.
■ Moe Bandy and TJ Sheppard play Saturday in TJ’s Corral. Cost, $29, available at http://www.carsonvallyinn.tix.com. Doors open, 6:45 p.m., concert 7:30 p.m.
Copeland Art Gallery
Carson Valley Arts Council hosts artist reception 5-7 p.m. today at the gallery, 1572 Highway 395, Minden to introduce the next feature artists Paul Leary and Katherine Pacheco. Free. Refreshments served. Their photography will be on display at the Copeland Art Gallery until Oct. 3. Hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Information, 782-8207 or http://www.cvartscouncil.com.
Flight Restaurant and Bar
Scarlet Stain play 7:30-10 p.m. today. Flight offers dance lessons 7:30-8:30 p.m. every Wednesday. $5 per person. New dance style each week. Flight is located at 2244 Meridian Blvd., Minden. Information, 782-1333.
Genoa Town Park
Town of Genoa hosts Concert on the Green featuring Suspect Terrane 5 p.m. Sunday, at Genoa Town Park. Free. Information, 782-8696 or http://www.genoanevda.org.
Thirst Parlor happenings
The Genoa Bar, Nevada’s Oldest Thirst Parlor, offers 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.
Genoa Lakes Golf Club and Resort
Live music on Taco Tuesday and Friday Date Night 5-8 p.m. at the Lakes Course Grill Sports Bar. Daniel will play Tuesday, Catfish Carl on most Fridays. The Lakes Course is located at 1 Genoa Lakes Drive, Genoa. Reservations, information, 782-0213.
Live music 5-8 p.m. Saturdays at the Ranch Course Alpine Room. Monique De Haviland and Mark Cromer will perform. The Ranch Course is located at 2901 Jacks Valley Road, Genoa. Information, 782-0213.
Genoa Town Twirlers
Genoa Town Twirlers hosts beginning square dance Tuesdays at the Genoa Town Hall. First lesson free. Information, 775-461-3498 or email email@example.com.