Valley Vibrations for July 11

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at Buckaroos

n Joe Neil plays 8 p.m. to midnight tonight.

n Ted Nagel hosts karaoke, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Saturdays.

n Dale Jantzen hosts karaoke, 8-11 p.m. Wednesdays.

Buckaroos is at 1435 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Information, call general manager Steve Orlando, 782-9693.

Movies in the Park continue July 18

The Town of Gardnerville's Movies in the Park presents "E.T." at dusk July 18 in Heritage Park.

Movies continue with the Carson Valley Pops Orchestra entertaining with show tunes before the classic movie "Citizen Kane" on Aug. 15 and Disney's "Meet the Robinsons" on Sept. 5.

Heritage Park is one block east of Highway 395 off Gilman Avenue. Information at

Tickets available for jamboree

David John and the Comstock Cowboys, the Saddle Tramps, Macho Jonny and Roaddaddy are the bands performing at the Carson Valley Jamboree presented by the Austin Kirby Foundation, noon to 8 p.m. July 20 on the Park Cattle property at Highway 395 and Muller Lane. Event includes tri-tip sandwiches, hot dogs, Indian tacos, crafts, car show and raffles. Tickets for the Austin House fundraiser are $20 for adults and $5 for children under 12 and are available at

Acoustic jam at Eddy Street Book Exchange

Local musicians are invited for an acoustic jam, 2:30 - 5 p.m. July 27 at the Eddy Street Book Exchange. Musicians of any acoustic instrument of any level of experience or those who don't play but want to sing along are welcome. If you would like to play and have some songs to share, bring copies of the lyrics, chord or tab sheets. Eddy Street Book Exchange, 1225 Eddy St., Gardnerville, 782-5484.

Gardnerville Ranchos

Live music

at Silver Strike

Silver Strike Lounge presents Macho Jonny, 9 p.m. Saturday, with no cover charge. Friday is karaoke night starting at 9 p.m. Silver Strike Lounge is inside the Silver Strike Lanes bowling, 1281 Kimmerling in the Gardnerville Ranchos. Information, 265-5454.


Comstock Cowboys in the park tonight

The Douglas County Parks & Recreation Department's Summer Family Concert Series in Minden Park continues with David John and the Comstock Cowboys, 6:30-8:30 p.m. tonight. The Comstock Cowboys are sponsored by Buffalo Creek Ranch and co-sponsored by Brooke, Shaw, Zumpft, Attorneys at Law.

Next in the concert series are the Surf All-Stars on July 25 and the Michael Powers Group on Aug. 29. Information, 782-9828.

Carson Valley Inn entertainment

Sidro's Armada appears through Sunday and various duos entertain on Monday nights. Cabaret Lounge entertainment is presented with no cover and no minimum in 45-minute shows at 7:30, 8:30, 9:30, 10:30 and 11:30 p.m.

Sidro Garcia and his Armada bring a show of six lead vocalists, lots of brass, comedy and choreography. The band performs classic and contemporary rock, country, rhythm and blues, Latin tunes, ballads and standards.

The Hitmen take the Cabaret Lounge stage Tuesday and play until July 20. The Hitmen play classic rock 'n' roll from the '50s through the '80s as well as contemporary tunes and had played together for more than 10 years as the backup band for Louie Fontaine and the Rockets.

The group is Bruce McCormack on keyboards and vocals, Tom Dickson on guitar and vocals and Jhan Hansen on drums and vocals.

n July 22-27 Shabang

n July 29 - Aug. 3 Palmore Brothers Band

Carson Valley Inn is located on Highway 395 in Minden. Information at or 782-9711.

What's smokin'

at Jimmy G's

Ride On plays, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, at Jimmy G's Smokin' Hot Cigar Bar, 1595 Highway 395, Minden. Information, 783-4873.

Music at Minden Farmer's Market

All Hat No Cattle provides live music, 4-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, at the Minden Farmers Market on Esmeralda Avenue.

Music at Indigo

Open mic night with Dean Brownell, 8 p.m. Thursdays.

Enjoy entertainment in a no smoking environment. Indigo Restaurant and Bar is at 1665 Lucerne St. in Minden Village. Information, 782-4300.


Barbecue and open mic in Genoa

The Genoa Country Store at 2299 Main St. in Genoa, hosts happy hour, barbecue and open mic night, 5-7 p.m. Fridays. Information, 782-5974.

Music poolside at Walley's

Bar BQ Boys will play by the patio and pool, 5-8 p.m. Saturday at David Walley's Resort, Hot Springs & Spa, 2001 Foothill Dr. in Genoa.

Thirst parlor happenings

The Genoa Bar, Nevada's Oldest Thirst Parlor, offers a free juke box 6-10 p.m. Tuesdays and free pool 6-10 p.m. Wednesdays.

Information at 782-3870 or


Live music at Wolf Creek

Music at Wolf Creek Restaurant and Cutthroat Saloon, 14830 Highway 89 in Markleeville, is Titus Crow playing Mississippi Delta blues at 8 p.m. tonight and Beans Sousa on guitar at 8 p.m. Saturday.

Information, (530) 694-2150.


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