Arts & Entertainment for Feb. 24
February 23, 2012
For Arts & Entertainment:
Details are needed by noon Wednesday to put local arts and entertainment information in this column. Contact Caryn Haller at firstname.lastname@example.org, at 782-5121, ext. 210 or by fax, 782-6132.
Karaoke with Brian Baty 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday. Beer pong 6 p.m. Wednesdays through February. 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.
Jethro’s Live this week
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Grateful Dead night with Casual Dogs 8 p.m. today. Forrest Day with Lavish Green 8 p.m. Saturday. Theme nights 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays at Jethro’s Bar & Grill, 1281 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville Ranchos. Funk N’ Jam every first Friday. Hip Hop/Dub Step every second Friday. Country and line dancing every third Friday. Grateful Dead every fourth Friday. Wine and jazz every first Saturday. Ladies night every second Saturday. Reggae Dub Punk every third Saturday. Blues and Brews every fourth Saturday. Information, 265-2215 or http://www.jethrosbarandgrill.com.
Live entertainment and dancing returns to Sharkey’s. Mental Notes play 7 p.m. today and Saturday. Friday is ladies night and Saturday is couples night with drink specials 8 p.m. to midnight at Sharkey’s, 1440 Highway 395 in Gardnerville. Information, 782-3133.
DJ Karaoke night 9 p.m.- 1 a.m. first Friday of the month. Dance and bowl 7-11 p.m. third Friday of the month. Extreme bowling every Friday and Saturday at Silver Strike Lanes, 1281 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville Ranchos. Information, 265-5454.
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.
The Carson Valley Arts Council’s concert series features honeymoon March 9 at the CVIC Hall in Minden. Wine reception at 6 p.m., concert at 7 p.m. Tickets $10, or $15 at-the-door, purchased at cvartscouncil.com, 782-8207, or at the door.
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. Escalade play classic and current R&B 10 p.m.-2 a.m. today and Saturday following Dueling Pianos Anywhere at 8 p.m. Information, cvinn.com 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.
Pau-Wa-Lu Players musical presentation of “Willy Wonka, Jr.” is 7 p.m. today and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets, $10, adults and $8 students, seniors. Information, 265-6100.
Carson Valley Pops Orchestra fundraiser 5:30 p.m. Saturday in the CVIC Hall. Adults, $10, children under 12, $5. Information, (775) 843-0830.
88 Cups and More
Acoustic jazz band The Dan Gone Trio plays 6:30 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.
Thirst Parlor happenings
“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.