Arts & Entertainment for Jan. 7 |

Arts & Entertainment for Jan. 7

The deadline is noon Wednesday to submit local arts and entertainment information in this column. Contact People Editor Sharlene Irete at sirete@record or

782-5121, ext. 210.


At Buckaroos this week

Music by Unusual Suspect, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. tonight.

Beer pong, 7 p.m. Saturday.

Bloody Mary and Rolling Rock draft specials 10 a.m. Sunday.

Happy hour drink specials, 10 a.m. to noon and 4-6 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Buckaroos is at 1435 Highway 395, Gardnerville.

Information, 782-9693.

GrooveSession at Jethro’s

Funk jazz blues rock band GrooveSession plays 10 p.m. to 1 p.m. today at Jethro’s Oven & Grill, 1281 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville Ranchos. Country acoustic artist Joe Neal opens the show.

Music at Blind Dog

Acoustic Solution plays, 6-7 p.m. Saturday, at Blind Dog Coffee at Tillman Lane and Kimmerling Road in the Gardnerville Ranchos. John, Wendy and Seth Andrews of Acoustic Solution play folk and electrified acoustic music on guitars, fiddle, mandolin, banjo, piano, percussion and drums. The band plays original material and covers of Crosby, Stills and Nash, Van Morrison, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Grateful Dead. Information,


Live entertainment at CVI

Elvis impersonators Rob Ely and Brian Andrews appear 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. today and Saturday in the Cabaret Lounge.

Paul Covarelli, Sunday through Tuesday.

Karaoke Rockstarz, Jan. 12.

Elvis Week dining specials in Katie’s 24-hour restaurant. The Carson Valley Inn is on Highway 395 in Minden. Information,

Jazz at Tahoe Ridge Winery

Jazz singer Halie Loren performs 5 p.m. Sunday at Tahoe Ridge Winery, Marketplace & Bistro, 1644 Highway 395, Minden. Loren’s musical style has been compared to Norah Jones. Her recently released “Stages” CD features jazz classics and originals songs. Information about Loren at Tickets are $12.50. Information, or 783-1566, ext. 103.

Concert Jan. 15 at CVIC Hall

The Carson Valley Arts Council’s concert series features Acadian band Vishten, Jan. 15, at the CVIC Hall in Minden. The four-piece band incorporates step-dancing and fiddle, guitar, accordion, penny whistle, banjo, mandolin, piano, and percussion instruments into their show. Band information,

Wine reception at 6 p.m., concert at 7 p.m. Tickets $20, or $17 for arts council members, purchased at, 782-8207, or at the door.

At Buona Sera

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.

Magic and music

at Saletti’s

Live entertainment of close-up table side magic by Thomas Wiese, and the music of classical guitarist George Hanepen is featured 6-9 p.m. Fridays at Saletti’s Restaurant & Bar, 1623 Highway 395, Minden. Information, 782-2500.

Workshops at Lone Tree

Gourd art workshops with Jan Rollenhagen on the first Wednesday of the month through May at Lone Tree Gallery, in Minden. Other workshops this month include pastels with Thaleia Georgiades on Jan. 7-8, Jan. 14-15, Jan. 28-29; and watercolor with Reiko Hervin on Jan. 22. Weekly oil painting class with Greg Drinkwine. Private watercolor lessons with Don Fotine offered. Information on Lone Tree classes and workshops at or 782-2522.


Music at Walley’s

Halie Loren and Matt Treder perform jazz and pop music, 7-10 p.m. Saturday, in the 1862 Restaurant & Saloon at Walley’s Hot Springs on Foothill Road.

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- p.m. Wednesdays. Happy hours 4-6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Information, 782-3870.