Arts & Entertainment for March 30
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.
Foothill Road and the Hitchikers plays 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. today. Karaoke with Brian Baty 8 p.m.-midnight Saturday. Jonathon Barton plays 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
Kat Simmons presents Laugh Packed Night with Jason Resler and Kinsie Damon 8 p.m. today. Bootleggers plays 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. The Mental Notes plays smooth jazz 7p.m. today and Saturday. Roll a 7 or 11 on the dice and receive a free drink 7-11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays 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.
Carson Valley Art Association’s watercolor batik workshop is 1-3 p.m. April 5 at the UNR Cooperative Extension office, 1329 Waterloo Lane, Gardnerville. Information, Nancy Bargman, 782-7074.
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.
Carson Valley Community Theatre’s “Snow White Goes West” is 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets, $17 regular, $14 students/seniors. Information, 292-0939, or carsonvalleycommunitytheatre.org.
The Carson Valley Arts Council’s concert series presents a night for the whole family with the Banana Slug String Band April 13 at the CVIC Hall in Minden. Wine reception at 6 p.m., concert at 7 p.m. Tickets $15 each or $40 for family four pack, or $20 at-the-door and $60 for a family four pack. Pre-sale tickets available at cvartscouncil.com or 782-8207.
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 performs classic and current Rhythm & Blues today and Saturday. 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.
Minden Food Co.
Wesley O. performs 6:30-9:30 p.m. Friday at Minden Food Co., in downtown Minden.
88 Cups and More
Acoustic jazz band The Minor Groove Quartet plays 7 p.m. every first Friday of the month except April. 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
The Genoa Bar, Nevada’s Oldest Thirst Parlor, is serving up green beer and green jello hyposyringe shots, along with live music by Big Joe and The Sham-Rocks 1-4 p.m. Saturday. “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.