Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

March 20, 2014

03/20/2014 — Coming Up


For The Independent

ASHLAND — VISUAL ARTS



ALADDIN’S ART GALLERY

The gallery is at the corner of 13th Street and Lexington Avenue in Ashland.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday.

For more information, call (606) 325-2597 or email aladdinsart@windstream.net. Visit us on Facebook at facebook.com/AladdinsArtGallery.



THE CLAY CENTER for the ARTS and SCIENCES

Exhibits

‰“Every Living Thing: A Closer Look at Nature.”

‰Through April 19 — “Gallery Divided II: A head-to-head matchup between Marshall and WVU art Faculty.”

‰Opening May 2 — “Faith and the Devil.” Free reception at 6 p.m. May 3.

The Clay Center is at One Clay Square in Charleston, W.Va.

The museum and galleries are closed on Monday and Tuesday; hours are Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday noon to 5 p.m. For more information, call (304) 561-3570.



THE FRAME-UP GALLERY & CAFE ZEAL

The art of Harley Fannin.

First Thursdays in each month — Steve Free.

Hours: Monday, noon to 3 p.m.; Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday by appointment.

Hard-to-find gift items and custom framing design.

Gallery is at 1436 Winchester Ave. in Ashland, across from the Ashland Plaza Hotel. (606) 324-8565. Visit theframeupgallery.com.



THE FRENCH

ART COLONY

Exhibits

May 2 through June 1 —  Valerie Thomas, "World of Dragons."

June 6 through 29 —  “Fashions: Then and Now.”

July 1 through 27 — Festival Competition Exhibit.

530 First Ave., Gallipolis. For more information, call (740) 446-3834.

Theater

 April 5 and 12, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., —  Dr. Seuss's “The Cat In The Hat”, by Katie Mitchell. RTG's Studio, 59 Court Street, Gallipolis.

May 3 and 10, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. — “A Thousand Cranes” by Katherine Schultz Miller. RTG's Studio, 59 Court St., Gallipolis.

Office Hours: Tuesday through Friday 9 a.m to 4 p.m. Sat. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday 1 to 5 p.m.



GATEWAY REGIONAL

ART CENTER

Through April 25 — “International Exhibition of Work by Contemporary Mosaic Masters.”

101 E. Main St., Mount Sterling.



GRAYSON GALLERY

AND ART CENTER

‰Friday, 6 to 9 p.m. — Reception for Ashland native filmaker, Allison Anders. Live music by Blue Vine (Janet Thompson and Michael Garvin.

‰Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Screenwriting Workshop by Allison Anders. (Pre-registration is required).

‰March 28, 6 to 9 p.m. — Final Fridays Art Walk. Live music by Cat Cirner, refreshments by Tabatha Reed of healthy Alternatives.

‰March — GGAC celebrating Women’s History Month with events featuring Ashland native and filmaker Allison Anders and a “Women in the Arts” exhibit.

301 E. Third St. (corner of Carol Malone and Third Street).

For more information, email Dan Click at graysongallery@gmail.com or call (606) 922-0927 or visit graysongalleryartcenter.weebly.com.



HIGHLANDS MUSEUM

AND DISCOVERY CENTER

‰“Dancing Through the Decades: 1920 through 1950.”

Events

‰April 17, 7 to 9 p.m. — Open mic night. Country or bluegrass songs only.

‰May 10, 2 p.m — Victorian Tea.

Permanent exhibits

‰“Early Kentucky.”

‰“Digging Deeper.”

‰“Country Music Heritage Hall.”

‰“School Daze.”

‰“C.I. Haeberle Medical Exhibit.”

‰“William E. Martin Military Exhibit.”

‰“The Legacy of Jean Thomas.”

Children’s exhibits

‰”Treehouse of My Own.”

‰“Discovery Cavern.”

‰“The Aqua Zone.”

‰“Interactive dig pit.”

The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. Cost for adults: $6.50; seniors and children: $5; Members and those 2 and younger admitted free. Rentals of Main Hall for wedding receptions or private parties are available. Call the museum for details.

Phone: (606) 329-8888; Fax: (606) 324-3218; email: christine@highlandsmuseum.com; Web address: Highlandsmuseum.com. The museum is at 1620 Winchester Ave. in Ashland.



HUNTINGTON MUSEUM

OF ART

Current exhibits

‰Through March 30 — “Self-taught, Outsider, Visionary: Highlights from the Folk Art Collection.”

‰Through June 29 — “Barbizon Paintings.”

Upcoming exhibits

Open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday; and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. 2033 McCoy Road, Huntington. For more information, call (304) 529-2701 or visit hmoa.org.



KENTUCKY FOLK ART CENTER

‰Through March 29 — “Folk Art: Memory Paintings by Kentucky Folk Artists.”

In Morehead. Gallery hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. (606) 783-2204. kyfolkart.org.



MUHAMMAD ALI

CENTER

Through May 26 — John Lennon & Yoko Ono’s 1969, Bed-in for Peace exhibit.

The center is located at 144 North Sixth Street in Lexington. For more information call (502) 584-9254 or visit alicenter.org.



PAINTED COW GALLERY

Gallery hours are 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Gallery features a series of paintings called “Memories of Old Lawrence County” and works by artists who live in Lawrence County.

Studio home for the Lawrence County Arts Council, 103 S. Main Cross St., Louisa (across the street from the Lawrence County Courthouse).

For more information, call the gallery at (606) 638-1313 or visit paintedcowgallery.com. Also visit the site on Facebook.



PAINTED PALETTE

ART GALLERY

Gallery hours are 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, noon to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. 

824 10th St. in Huntington. For more information, call (304) 416-2081, paintedpaletteartstudio.blogspot.com or patriciareed.artist@gmail.com.



PAUL PALETTI

GALLERY

Through March 31 — Paul Paletti’s Private Collection will be on display.

April 3 through June 30 — Stars of the Silver Screen, “Through the Lens of George Hurrell.”

The gallery is at 713 E. Market St. in Louisville. Hours: Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and by appointment. For more information, email Paul Paletti at prpjr@msn.com or call Mary Burks at (502) 589-9254 or visit paulpalettigallery.com.



THE PENDLETON

ART CENTER

Artist for the month of March is Dave Trimble.

Andy’s Sweet & Savory Café open Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Classes

‰Daily classes, 3 to 8 p.m. — private or small group by Jeremy Grizzle. For more information, call Jeremy Grizzle at (606) 922-1731 or email mrjeremygrizzle@gmail.com.

‰Mondays, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.: Watercolor class with Janet Lester (606) 928-8965 and Sylvia Jackson (606) 928-0257. Call to preregister and get a supply list. Enroll now for our next six-week session.

‰Tuesdays: 10 a.m. to noon. Watercolor class with Janice LeBrun. Children’s art classes at 4 p.m. with LeBrun. (606) 329-0048. Watercolor class from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. with LeBrun (606) 329-0048.

‰Wednesdays: 10 a.m. to noon. — Learn to Draw/Sharpen Your Skills/Learn the Art of Using Color with Sylvia Jackson. (606) 928-0257.

‰Fine art graphics and printing, call Denise Spaulding (606) 465-5589. For more information about renting a studio, call Denise Spaulding at (606) 465-5589 or email dspaulding_fineart@yahoo.com or Melanie Osborne (606) 615-0022 or email melsartworks@aol.com.

The center at 1537-1539 Winchester Ave., houses the working and retail sale studios of the Tri-State premier artists. Hours of operation, open from 5 to 9 p.m. on the first Friday of the month for the First Friday Art Walk and from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday for second look. Some studios are open daily and some by appointment with the artist. Contact information for artists is available in the lobby.



RENAISSANCE ART GALLERY

‰Through April 29 — New show featuring all artists at Ohio University Proctorville Center, “Many Faces of Art”.

‰Today, 2 to 4 p.m. — Opening reception for exhibit of paintings and original pottery, The show “Mother and Son: It is in the Genes,” art by Clarice Kumlien and her son, Eric Kumlien.

Classes

‰Mondays, 10 a.m. to noon — Painting with Fern Christian, (304) 453-3187.

‰Wednesdays, 1 to 3 p.m. — Adult drawing with Susan Tschantz, (304) 552-2006.

‰Wednesdays, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. — Junior art with Susan Tschantz, (304) 552-2006.

‰Wednesdays, 6 to 7:30 p.m. — Adult drawing with Susan Tschantz (304) 552-2006.

‰Saturdays, 10 a.m. to noon — Painting with Fern Christian, (304) 453-3187.

‰Saturdays, 1 to 3 p.m. — Watercolor with Pati Payne, (740) 533-1516 or pati.payne@yahoo.com.

‰Workshop for photography will be by Laura Moul.

Unless otherwise noted, classes are taught at the gallery at the old high school, ground floor.

The gallery is open noon to 4 p.m., Friday and Saturday; 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Studio hours are  10 a.m. to noon, Monday; 1 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday; and 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.

900 Eighth St., Suite 20, Huntington. For more information, call (304) 453-3187 or (304) 525-3235. Visit orgsites.com/wv/renaissance or email gallerywv@yahoo.com.



THE UPSTAIRS GALLERY

Gallery and framing hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and by appointment. The Upstairs Gallery has new art and gifts available from its 25 area artists.

1428 Winchester Ave., Ashland. The Thoroughbred Gallery is at 1430 Winchester Ave., Ashland.

Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call Barbara at (606) 325-2470 or (304) 633-4401 or visit yessy.com/TUG.



VSA KENTUCKY

Through March — “A Matter of Perspective,” a student traveling art exhibit, Capital Plaza Tower in Frankfort.

For more information, visit vsartsky.org.





literature



COFFEE TREE BOOKS

In Morehead, in the old University Cinema building at 159 E. Main St. across from Pasquales and Studio J.C. For more information, call (606) 784-8364. Open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.



JESSE STUART

FOUNDATION

Jesse Stuart Foundation is celebrating 35 years of preserving the human and literary legacy of Jesse Stuart, other Kentucky and Appalachian writers and the Appalachian way of life.

‰The Regional Readers book discussion group meets last Tuesday of the month at 5:45 p.m. March selection is “Becoming Clementine” by Jennifer Niven.

‰Used book sale, paperbacks are $.50 and hardcovers are $1.

‰The Jesse Stuart Room features Stuart memorabilia, rare books and collectible items.

‰The Leming Art Gallery features works by area artists and photographs by William “Pictureman” Mullins.

‰The JSF Book Store offers a wide variety of new, used and collectible books; fine art prints; vintage linens; JSF T-shirts; Granville Pottery; jewelry from the Gastineau Studio in Berea; The Kentucky Explorer magazine; Ruth Hunt’s “Blue Monday” candy bars, and Mom Blakeman’s Cream Pulled Candy, assorted and sugar-free chocolates and bourbon balls. Also featured are books in the “Images of America” series of local pictorial histories.

‰The Young Readers’ Corner features Jesse Stuart’s junior books as well as books for children by Billy C. Clark and other regional authors; books in the “Childhood of Famous Americans” series; and resources for teachers of reading.

The Jesse Stuart Foundation is at 1645 Winchester Ave. in Ashland and is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. For more information, call (606) 326-1667, visit jsfbooks.com or on Facebook.





CLUBS & SHOWS



AMERICAN LEGION POST 23

Wednesdays, 5 p.m. — Hamburger fry.

Fourth Monday of the month, 7 p.m. — American Legion Riders meeting.

705 Court St., Portsmouth. For more information, call (740) 353-3030. americanlegion23ohio.org.



AMERICAN LEGION POST 43

Wednesdays, 5 to 8 p.m. — Acoustic Jam.

Fridays and Saturdays in March — Poaceous.

The club is at U.S. 23 and Legion Drive in Raceland. For more information, call (606) 836-8355.



AMERICAN LEGION POST 76

Sundays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. — Happy Hour.

Sundays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 7 p.m. — Karaoke with Honey Brown.

Sundays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 7 p.m. — Pool tournament.

Sundays, 2 to 6 p.m. — Bluegrass Jam Session.

March band — Split Decision.

The Big Blue Café is open for lunch to 2 p.m. Sunday through Saturday. Dinner Sunday through Saturday. Closed for dinner Thursday.

For operating hours or to place an order, call (606) 329-2162. Banquet room available.

405 20th St. at Carter Avenue in Ashland. (606) 329-2162.



AMERICAN LEGION POST 93

Mondays — Bingo. Early birds at 5 p.m. Games at 6 p.m. All packs are $5.

For more information, call (304) 453-6722.

302 Eighth St. in Kenova.



AMERICAN LEGION POST 325

Fridays, 4:30 p.m. — Bingo.

Wednesdays — Euchre tournament. Register before 7 p.m.

Saturdays, 7 p.m. — Karaoke.

The legion is in Flatwoods. (606) 836-4141.



AMVETS POST 14

Monday through Saturday, 4 to 6 p.m. — Happy hour.

Mondays all day $1.50 bottle beer.

Fridays, 7 to 11 p.m. — Karaoke with Bobbi McCoy.

Saturdays, 7 to 11 p.m. — Karoake with Ann.

Every second Monday, 7 p.m. — Post meeting. Call (304) 453-3086 for more information.

Every third Monday, 7 p.m. — Ladies auxiliary meeting. Call (304) 453-3086 for more information.

Every fourth Monday, 7 p.m. — Sons of the Amvets squad meeting. Call (304) 453-3086 for more information.

No cover charge.

1425 Chestnut St. in Kenova. (304) 453-3086.



AMVETS POST 95

Wednesdays and Fridays — Ladies and sons of AMVETS serving food.

Saturdays and Sundays — Bingo.

New members welcome.

The club is off Ky. 2 in Greenup. For more information, call (606) 473-7805.



ASHLAND EAGLES

March band — May Day.

April — Southern Thunder

May — The Return.

First and third Mondays, 7 p.m. — Men’s meeting.

Mondays — A League darts.

Tuesdays, 7 p.m. — Dart Association, pool tournament; 8 p.m. to midnight, open mic night with 9 Lives Records.

Wednesdays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Karaoke with 2 Cat Studios.

Thursdays, 7 p.m. — Pool tournament; 5 to 10 p.m. — Bingo.

Fridays and Saturdays, 9:15 p.m. — Blind draw darts.

Sundays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Karaoke with 2 Cat Studios; 7 p.m. — Pool tournament; 5 to 10 p.m. — Bingo.

Daily, 5 to 7 p.m. — Happy Hour

Kitchen is open Tuesdays from 6 to 10 p.m.; Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 6 p.m. to close; pickup orders are available.

701 Carter Ave. in Ashland. For more information, call (606) 324-7644.



ASHLAND ELKS 350

First and third Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. — Lodge meetings.

Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Lunch served. Daily specials.

Thursdays, 7 p.m. — Pool tournament.

Thursday through Saturday: 6 to 9 p.m. — Dinner served.

Clubroom hours 10 a.m. to midnight Monday through Wednesday; 10 a.m. to 1 a.m. Thursday; 10 a.m. to 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday.

900 Carter Ave. Call (606) 325-3557 for lunch specials and carryout orders. elks.org/lodges/home.cfm?lodge=350.



ASHLAND MOOSE 892

Every Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. to midnight — Dance to the MoJo Kings. Members and qualified guests only.

New electronic bowling game.

Daily drink specials from 3 to 7 p.m.

Activities for Moose members and guests only.

2314 Winchester Ave. in Ashland. For more information, call (606) 324-4644.



B&B JAMBOREE

HIGHWAY 140

Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission: $6.

No drugs or alcohol permitted. 2.5 miles off U.S. 52 on Highway 140 N. off South Webster exit.

For more information, call (740) 285-2183 or (740) 574-2991.



BEECHY CREEK

MUSIC CENTER

Saturdays, 8 p.m. — Live music by TLH and the Beechy Creek Boys. Admission is $5 and free for children younger than 11.

Second Sunday of the month, 1:30 p.m. — Gospel music. Free admission, free food; attendees may bring a dish.  Donations accepted at the door.

There will be door prizes, 50-50, a restaurant area and a wooden dance floor.

The center is seven miles west of the Greenup Locks and Dam off the A-A Highway on Beechy Creek, Greenup. For more information, call (606) 932- 2011.



BLACK SHEEP BURRITO & BREWS

‰Today, 9 to 11 p.m. — Gillumesh.

‰Saturday, 9 to 11 p.m. — Austin Miller .

‰March 27, 9 to 11 p.m. — Tyler Childers.

The restaurant is on the corner of Hal Greer Boulevard and Third Avenue in Huntington.

               

BLUE RIBBON FOX HUNTERS

‰Saturday, 7 p.m. — Evans Brothers & Highway 52 and  Open Rail. Tickets $10.

‰April 5, 7 p.m. — Sammy Adkins and The Sandy Hook Mountain Boys. Tickets $8.

All shows start at 7 p.m. and are $12 unless otherwise noted, and children younger than 12 admitted free. 4652 Blue Ribbon Road, Catlettsburg.

For more information, call Jim McCormick (606) 928-9984 or Doug Daniel (606)928-4584 or Jenny Roswall at (304) 429-5047 or visit the website at blueribbonfoxhunters.com.



CAVE RUN SYMPHONY

ORCHESTRA

April 12, 3 p.m. — Spring concert, “Sounds of Cinema,” at Rowan County Middle School in Morehead. Tickets:  $10 adult, $5 student with ID,  children 17 and younger free.

Visit the website at thecrso.com.



CALLIHAN’S AMERICAN PUB AND GRILL

Today — Comedy Night with Dan Ellison featuring Jeremy Meador with emcee Lee Mays. Tickets: $5.

Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. — Pub Trivia.

Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m. — Jam night.

The venue is at Kyova Mall on U.S. 60. Visit callihanspub.com or Facebook at facebook.com/callihans.



FORT FALLS AND FRIENDS

Fridays and Saturdays, 8 to 11 p.m. — Paid In Full.

Owner is Audrey Blevins. Doors open at 6 p.m. Adults, $6 and children younger than 12 admitted free.

At Junction 182 on Carter Caves State Park Road. Half-and-half drawings, cash drawings on every break. Concessions served; no alcohol.

For more information, call (606) 474-6400 or (606) 475-3664.



FROGTOWN USA

2515 S. Third St., Ironton. For more information, call (740) 532-8337.



FUZZY DUCK

Mondays — Pool tournament and open mic.

Tuesdays — Karaoke.

Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays — Live music.

Thursdays — Ladies night with DJ Slim from The Planet.

Sundays — Live bluegrass.

Bar opens at 10 a.m. Kitchen is open from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. 100 Center St., Ironton. For more information, call (740) 532-3223 or email info@fuzzyduckironton.com. fuzzyduckironton.com.



HUNTINGTON SYMPHONY

ORCHESTRA

‰April 5 — Symphonic Tales. Tickets start at $10.

‰June 21 — Picnic with the Pops.

‰July 19 — Picnic with the Pops.

‰Aug. 16 — Picnic with the Pops.

800 Fifth Ave. No. 10, Huntington, (304) 781-8343.



IRONTON EAGLES

Thursdays — Karaoke 8 to 12 p.m. with Dave and Christina.

Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. — May Day Band.

1305 S. Third St. Guests welcome. (740) 532-4847.



TG ENTERTAINMENT

LIVE

Sunday — Michael Combs.

TG Entertainment Live is at 8805 Ohio River Road in Wheelersburg. For more information, call (740) 574-6000.



THE KENTUCKY CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

For tickets, call (800) 775-7777 or visit kentuckycenter.org.



KYOVA GOSPEL MUSIC

ASSOCIATION

‰Friday — The Heavenbound James Gang, Songs From the Heart, New Jerusalem, Rose Fisher.

‰March 28 — His Own, The Singing Shafers, Community Praise Band, Brian Angus.

‰April 4 — New Vision Trio, Face to Face, New Time, Sam Sampson.

‰April 11 — The Artrip Family, The Caraways, John & Judy Stevens, Jim Sheldon.

‰April 18 — The Heavenbound James Gang, The Trinity Heirs, John Thornsberry & Friends, Chuck Gibson.

‰April 25 — His Own, Providence, Tammy Vickers.

Concerts begin at 7 p.m. and doors open at 6 p.m. Friday nights at KYOVA are  at the New Life Center of Princess Chapel. It is at the intersection of Ky. 5 and old U.S. 60.

For more information, call Arnold Sexton at (606) 836-5582; visit kyova.org or email Arnold@kyova.org.



THE LAMP POST CAFE

‰Today — Steve Free.

The restaurant is at the corner of Greenup Avenue and 15th Street in Ashland. (606) 325-5283.



THE LOUISVILLE

ORCHESTRA

‰Sept. 6, 8:30 p.m. — Teddy Abrams’ “Fanfara.”

‰Sept. 25, 10:30 a.m. — Gershwin & Copeland.

‰Sept. 26, 8 p.m. — Gershwin & Copland.

‰Sept. 27, 8 p.m. — Jason Alexander.

‰Oct. 16, 10:30 a.m. — Carmina burana.

‰Oct. 17, 8 p.m. — Carmina Burana.

‰Oct. 18, 8 p.m. — “Satchmo: A tribute to Louis Armstrong” with Byron Stripling.

‰Nov. 6, 10:30 a.m. — Sibelius Violin Concerto.

‰Nov. 8, 8 p.m. — Sibelius Violin Concerto.

‰Nov. 15, 8 p.m. — Matthew Morrison.

‰Jan. 15, 10:30 a.m. — Chu-Hang Huang plays Mozart.

‰Jan. 16, 8 p.m. — Chu-Hang Huang plays Mozart.

‰Jan. 17, 8 p.m. — The Midtown Men.

‰Jan. 29, 10:30 a.m. — Brahms Symphony No. 1.

‰Jan. 30, 8 p.m. — Brahms Symphony No. 1.

‰Feb. 21, 8 p.m. — Enigma Variations.

‰March 7, 8 p.m. — Vivaldi’s “The Four Seasons.”

‰April 9, 10:30 a.m. — Tchaikovsky’s “Pathetique”.

‰April 10, 8 p.m. — Tchaikovsky’s “Pathetique”.

‰April 11, 8 p.m. — Live and Let Die: The Music of Paul McCartney.

‰April 23, 10:30 a.m. — Beethoven’s Fifth.

‰April 24, 8 p.m. — Symphonic Swing with Five By Design.

‰April 25, 8 p.m. — Beethoven’s Fifth.

All pop concerts will be at Kentucky Center’s, Whitney Hall. For more information call (502) 587-8681.



MOUNTAINEER OPRY HOUSE

‰Saturday — Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver.

‰March 29 —  The Hart Brothers.

‰April 5 — The Grascals.

‰April 12 — Idletymes.

Family atmosphere where there is no smoking or alcohol.

Doors and concessions open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $15; $12 for seniors; and $5 for children 12 and younger.

Mountaineer Opry House off the Milton exit of Interstate 64. For more information, call (304) 743-5749. mountaineeropry.com.



PORT CITY CAFE AND PUB

‰Today, 8 to 10 p.m. — Ryan Sprinkle.

Monthy events

‰Theology on Tap — Every Monday, 6 to 8 p.m.

‰Poetry Open Mic — First Wednesday of the month, 8 to 10 p.m.

‰Acoustic Open Mic— Second Wednesday of the month, 8 to10 p.m.

‰Singer Songwriter Night — First & Third Thursday, 8 to 10 p.m.

‰Pub Quiz — Second & Fourth Thursday, 8 to 10 p.m.

‰Karaoke — First & Third Friday, 9 p.m. to midnight.

‰Acoustic Open Jam — Fifth Friday, 9 to midnight.

‰Live Bands — Every Saturday, 9 p.m. to midnight.

Hours of operation: Monday and Tuesday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 1 a.m., Sunday, Closed.

424 Chillicothe St., Portsmouth. For more information, call (740) 355-9015. theportcitycafeandpub.com.



RATTLESNAKE RIDGE

COMMUNITY CENTER

‰March 29 — Tommy Webb Band. Admission $8.

‰April 5 — Kevin Prater (Waldo) Band. Admission $8.

‰April 19 — Evans Brothers Band, Hwy 52. Admission $8.

‰May 3 — Velvet Blue Band. Admission $8.

‰May 10 — Relay For Life, cancer benefit.

‰May 17 — Hammertowne Band, David Carroll. Admission $8.

‰Sept. 27 — First show for fall.

All shows start at 7 p.m. but are subject to change.

The center is on Ky. 3295, 3.8 miles West of Grayson Lake.

For more information, call Bill Gilbert at (606) 286-5124 or Larry Carroll at (606) 286-5788.



RED BARN

‰Every Thursday, 7 to 10 p.m. — Karaoke with Walt and Missy.

‰Live music every Friday and Saturday from 8 to 11 p.m.

The Red Barn is on Ky. 7 in Greenup County. Now serving hamburgers, fries and onion rings.

Admission is $5. Ages 10 and younger admitted free.

No alcohol allowed.

Follow the Red Barn on Facebook at facebook.com/kyredbarn.

For more information, call (606) 922-9346.



TIMBO’S BAR

Fridays and Saturdays — Karaoke with Honey Boggs.

719 Oak St., Kenova. (304) 453-4320.



THE V CLUB   

‰Saturday, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Sleepwalker, Mad Anthony and The Tom McGees.

‰Monday, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Manic Monday, A Mix Of ’80s, ’90s, ’00s.

‰Wednesday, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Thirsty Ear Open Mic Night!

‰March 27, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Jason Isbell and Cory Branan.

‰March 31, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Manic Monday, A Mix Of ’80s, ’90s, ’00s.   

Must be at least 18 to attend shows. Most tickets are available online at etix.com.

741 Sixth Ave. in Huntington. vclublive.com.



VFW POST 1168

Sundays, 3 p.m. — Euchre tournament.

Mondays, 7:30 — pool tournament.

Wednesdays and Thursdays, 5 p.m. — Bingo.

The post is off Ky. 2 in Greenup. (606) 473-6333.



VFW POST 8850

Ladies auxiliary meetings are at 6:30 p.m. first and third Wednesdays of the month.

Memberships accepted.

3028 S. Third St., Ironton. For more information, call Walt Butler at (740) 532-3000.



WHISKEY RIVER SALOON

Tuesdays — Karaoke.

Wednesdays — Advanced line dance class. Free.

Thursdays — Beginner line dance class. Free.

Fridays — DJ Tina.

In the Grandview Inn, County Road 450, South Point. For more information and tickets, call (740) 377-9077. Kitchen open until 2 a.m.



WHISKEY ROCKS

Fridays and Saturdays, 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. — Music.

Food, beverages and entertainment; features will be 25 cent wings; 99 cent draft beer; and DJ Atom Bomb nightly from 10 p.m. to close. Free parking across from the Holiday Inn.

The club is at 809 Third Ave., Huntington. For more information, call (304) 697-2789.



WHITEY’S MUSIC BARN

‰Fridays, 7 to 10 p.m. — Country Junction Band, open mic.

‰Saturdays, 7 to 10 p.m. — New Sounds Band and guest.

Cost: $6. Children younger than 10: $3. New performers are welcome and needed. Guitar lessons are available.

Hot food on Fridays and Saturdays. No alcoholic beverages or drugs permitted.

Exit Ohio 522 onto Park Street in Wheelersburg.

Call (740) 357-3571 for more information or directions. whiteys-music-barn.webs.com.



YEARS OF FARMING

BLUEGRASS

‰March 30, 2p.m. — Jr. Sisk & Ramblers Choice.

‰April 26, 6 p.m. — The Boxcars.

‰May 18, 2 p.m. — The Spinney Brothers.

All shows will be at Double S Entertainment, 150 Foster St., Flemingsburg. For more information, email Paula Hinton at paulahinton2000@yahoo.com or call (606) 748-0798.





THEATERS



THE ARIEL-ANN CARSON DATER PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

‰Sunday, 2 p.m. — Intro to Essential Oils with Nancy Tawney.

‰April 12, 8 p.m. — Shelby Merry and Friends.

 ‰April 26, 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. — “A Grand Piano.” Ohio Valley Symphony featuring, Yuliya Gorenman, piano.

For more information, call (740) 446-2787, visit at arieltheatre.org. Tickets available online or at the box office.

426 Second Ave. Gallipolis.



ARTS RESOURCES

FOR THE TRI-STATE

Friday through Sunday, 28, 29, 30, Friday and Saturday 8 p.m. and Sunday 2 p.m. — The Pirates of Penzance. Tickets $15 for show and $30 for dinner and show (reservation only).

900 Eighth St., Huntington. For reservations and more information, call (304) 733-ARTS. Visit 733arts.org or Facebook at facebook.com/artstristate.



THE CLAY CENTER

Giant screen films

Shows noon and 4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and 1 and 4 p.m. Sunday.

Planetarium shows

Shows 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and noon and 2 p.m. Sunday.

For ticket information, call or visit the website.

One Clay Square, Charleston; (304) 561-3570. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. Noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Visit theclaycenter.org. For tickets visit tickets.theclaycenter.org/public/.



LEXINGTON OPERA HOUSE

 ‰Saturday, 2 p.m. — “Snow White,” presented by The Lexington Ballet. Tickets $30.75 adults, $27.75 Seniors, and $20.75 Students.

‰March 27, 7 p.m., 28, 8 p.m. and 29, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. — SCAPA Presents: “Shrek, The Musical,” presented by Friends of the Arts School and SCAPA. Tickets: $14 adult and $12 students.

‰April 8, 7:30 p.m. — B. B. King, presented by Troubadour Concert Series and Highbridge Spring Water. Tickets start $95.50.

 ‰April 11, 8 p.m., 12, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. and 13, 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. — “Bring It On: The Musical,” presented by Broadway Live & The Opera House Fund.

 ‰April 25, 7:30 p.m., 26, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. and 27, 2 p.m. — “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” presented by UK Theatre.

‰May 30, 8 p.m. — Black Jacket Symphony, performing Prince's "Purple Rain." Tickets start $30.

430 W. Vine St., Lexington. (859) 233-4567. lexingtonoperahouse.com.



LUCILLE CAUDILL

LITTLE THEATRE

March 27 through 29, 7:30 p.m. — “The Boys Next Door” by Tom Griffin. Tickets: $5.

In Breckinridge Hall on the campus of Morehead State University.



PARAMOUNTS ARTS CENTER

‰Friday, 7 p.m. — Kremlin Chamber Orchestra. Tickets start at $20.

‰April 12, 7 p.m. — “Bring It On: The Musical.” Tickets start at $20.

‰May 8, 7 p.m. — Peter Nero. Tickets start at $20.

‰May 10, 8 p.m. — TCR 103.3 presents John Berry. Tickets start at $15.

For more information, visit paramountartscenter.com or call (606) 324-3175. To purchase tickets online, go to Paramountartscenter.com.





MUSIC



MELVIN GOINS and WINDY MOUNTAIN BOYS

‰April 5 — Mountain Arts Center, Prestonsburg.



POACEOUS

Fridays and Saturdays in March, 8 to 11 p.m. — American Legion Post 43.

Visit facebook.com/pages/Poaceous/90377488472. (606) 923-7232.

STEVE FREE

Every first Thursday of each month — The Frame Up Gallery.

Every third Thursday of each month — The Lamp Post Café.

Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. — Market Street Café, Portsmouth.

For more information, visit stevefree.com.





OTHER FUN





BIG SANDY SUPERSTORE

ARENA

‰Friday, 7 p.m. — Hunter Hayes. Prices start at $35.

‰April 26, 8 p.m. — Ron White A little Unprofessional Tour.

‰April 30, 7 p.m. — Scooby-Doo Live! Musical Mysteries.

‰May 11, 7 p.m. — Willie Nelson And Family And Alison Krauss And Union Station.

‰May 16, 8 p.m. — Alice in Chains.

‰June 21 — Picnic with the Pops. The Huntington Symphony Orchestra.

‰July 19 — Picnic with the Pops. The Huntington Symphony Orchestra.

‰Aug. 16 — Picnic with the Pops. The Huntington Symphony Orchestra.

To place ticket orders or charge by phone, go to Ticketmaster.com or (800) 745-3000. Visit bigsandyarena.com.



CHARLESTON CIVIC CENTER

‰March 28 — Gospel Sing.

‰March 29 — Capital City Gospel Sing.

‰April 12 — Rock 105 30th Anniversary Concert featuring Great White and Tom Keifer.

‰April 23 through 27 — Ringling Brothers & Barnum and Bailey Circus.

‰May 3, 7 p.m. — Casting Crowns.

‰June 21 — WV Trucking Association Rodeo.

To purchase tickets, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000.

200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV 25301. (304) 345-1500. Visit charlestonwvciviccenter.com.





EASTERN KENTUCKY    

EXPO CENTER

‰Today, 7 to 10 p.m. — Hunter Hayes: We're Not Invisible Tour.

‰April 10, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. — Billy Currington: We Are Tonight Tour with Brett Eldredge & Chase Rice.

‰April 26 — Old Crow Medicine Show with special guest, Marty Stuart.

126 Main St., Pikeville. Tickets may be purchased at ticketmaster.com. Visit eastkyexpo.com.



GREENUP MEALS

ON WHEELS

April 18, 7 p.m. — Third annual Bluegrass Benefit Concert at Wurtland Middle School. Bands include Russell Moore and IIIrd Tyme Out, The Velvet Blue and Looking Up. Tickets are $15; children 12 and younger admitted free.

For more information go to greenupmealsonwheels.com.



KEITH ALBEE PERFORMING

ARTS CENTER

‰April 24, 8 p.m. — Green Day's “American Idiot.”

925 Fourth Ave., Huntington. Tickets available at ticketmaster.com.



MARSHALL ARTIST

SERIES

For tickets, call Marshall Artist Series Box Office at (304) 696-6656 or on-line at Ticketmaster.com.



MOUNTAIN ARTS CENTER

‰April 12, 7 p.m. — An Evening with Pete Rose LIVE!

To order tickets or for more information, call (888) MAC-ARTS or (606) 886-2623 or visit macarts.com. The venue is at 50 Hal Rogers Drive in Prestonsburg.





RUPP ARENA

 ‰March 27 and 28, 5 to 9 p.m., March 29, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and March 30, noon to 5 p.m. — Central Kentucky Home, Garden and Flower Show.

‰April 10, 7 p.m.; 11, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m.; 12, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.; and 7 p.m., 13, 1 p.m., and 5 p.m. — “Disney On Ice: Rockin' Ever After.”

‰April 25, 8 p.m. — An Evening with Joe Bonamassa.

‰May 2 and 3, 8 p.m. — Michael Jackson “The Immortal” World Tour presented by Cirque du Soleil.

430 W. Vine St., Lexington. (859) 233-4567.