Music times two in Minden
The Summer Concert Series free Concerts in the Park open tonight at Minden Park featuring Hotel California “A Salute to the Eagles” from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
If attending the Concert in the Park, the Minden/Douglas Elks Lodge No. 2670 will provide food and non-alcoholic beverages for sale, but many families like to bring their own picnic dinners.
“With inspired vocal harmonies and authentic instrumentation, including all specialty instruments, this critically acclaimed show, faithfully and accurately reproduces the Grammy award winning sounds of the Eagles, in a stage spectacle that is both modern and exciting,” according to information provided by Douglas County Parks & Recreation, presenters of the show.
The Summer Concert Series includes: the Comstock Cowboys on July 13; the Jeff Jones Band on July 27; the John Jorgenson Quintet on Aug. 10; and the Michael Powers Band on Aug. 24. Sponsors of tonight’s concert are Carson Valley Inn and David Walley’s Resort Hot Springs & Spa.
— Across the Highway, Martin Garry of Garry’s Mobile Music will be the disc jockey at Minden Village’s 88 Cups Pavilion starting at 7 p.m. for another free event. All donations will be given to the Douglas County Senior Center’s Meals on Wheels program.
If attending the karaoke event, visit one of the Village’s restaurants or bring your own food and drinks. Also, bring your own lawn chairs and tables. Minden Village is located at Highway 395 and Lucerne Street. Garry has been a local karaoke and D.J. for 10 years and has appeared in musicals with the Carson City Community Theater. Information, Garry, 450-3737.