Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

November 7, 2013

11/07/2013 — Coming Up


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

‰Through Nov. 22 — “Wavelengths: The Art and Science of Color and Light.”

‰Through Jan. 5 — “Positions of Power, Land View,” a solo exhibition by Boston area artist Ethan Murrow.

‰Opens Nov. 19 — “Trees of the World.”

The Clay Center is at One Clay Square in Charleston.

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.

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

Through Nov. 27 — Features two artists, Jamie Sloane (painter) and Kegan Parks (glass artist).

530 First Ave., in Gallipolis. Hours are Tuesday through Fri day, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday 1 to 5 p.m. Admission is Free.



GRAYSON GALLERY

AND ART CENTER

Last Friday of each month from 6 to 9 p.m. is F!nal Fr!day Art & Antiques Walk. Sneak preview of the “What is your Anti-Drug” exhibit by Carter County students.

Nov. 16 and 18, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. — The third annual “HeArt of the Parks Juried Art Competition and show.” Art must be submitted on these dates. Entry fee is $15 for up to three pieces. Theme is “Home for the Holidays.”

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

Exhibits

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

‰Through February — “Away for the Weekend: A History of Travel and Leisure.”

Events

‰Nov. 23, 2 to 4 p.m. — “Holidays at the Highlands” Christmas Open House.

‰Dec. 7 and 8 — Christmas Tour of Homes.

‰Feb. 8 — Dancing with Our Stars.

‰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.”

‰“River Expedition.”

‰“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 ages 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 Sunday — “Population” by Ray Turner.

 ‰Through Nov. 17 — “Pilgrim Cameo Glass from the Touma Collection.”

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

‰Through June 29 — “Barbizon Paintings.”

Upcoming exhibits

Through Feb. 9 — “Visions of the Prophet: The Visual Art of Kahlil Gibarn.

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.



HUNTINGTON SYMPHONY

ORCHESTRA

‰Thursday, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. — Composer Series Fundraiser Event a “Tribute to the March Master-John Philip Sousa”. The event will be at the Touma Medical Museum at 314 Ninth St. in Huntington. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the administration office at 763 Third Ave. or call (304) 781-8343.

‰Dec. 14 — A Winters Delight. Tickets start at $37.50.

‰Jan.9 — Composer Series Fundraiser. Tickets $25.

‰March 8 — First Night, An Evening of Symphonic Debuts. Tickets start at $37.50.

‰April 5 — Symphonic Tales. Tickets start $37.50.



MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY

ARTS AND HUMANITIES

Through Dec. 31 — Opening reception will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today. Folk Art, Rough Road-The Kentucky Documentary Photography Project. Photos were taken in 1975 by, Ted Wathen, Bob Hower and Bill Burke. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Information on tours and educational programs call (606) 783-2204 or kyfolkart.org.



OHIO UNIVERSITY

ART GALLERY

The Gallery is at 536 Seigfred Hall in Athens. Hours of operation is Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m, expended hours on Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. For more information call Petra Kralickova, Ohio University Art Galleries Director of Exhibitions and Curator at Kennedy Museum of Art at kralicko@ohio.edu or call (740) 593-0796.



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.



THE PENDLETON

ART CENTER

Artist of the month for November is Rachael Layne, photographer and jeweler.

Contact information for artists is available in the lobby.

Andy’s Sweet & Savory Cafe 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 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 POTTERY PLACE

Nov. 14, 11 a.m. or 1 p.m. — Pre-School Story Art; hear a story and make a keepsake with child's hand print on 6-inch tile. Cost is $10 plus tax.

 Reservations recommended by calling (606) 325-8777. The studio is in the Russell Centre, 394 Diederich Boulevard.



RENAISSANCE ART GALLERY

Exhibits

Through Dec. 8 — 13th annual Miniature Exhibition.

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.

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.



LITERATURE



COFFEE TREE BOOKS

Nov. 7, 6 p.m. — Open Mic Night. Signups are from 5 to 6 p.m. Show begins 6 p.m. Our microphone is yours for two songs or eight minutes max. G-rated songs, comedy, stories, jazz, string quartets.

Nov. 15, 7 p.m. — fourth annual spelling bee.

Dec. 5, 6 p.m. — Our microphone is yours for two songs or eight minutes max. G-rated songs, comedy, stories, jazz, string quartets.

Located in Morehead, in the old (but newly renovated) 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

‰Tuesday, noon to 2 p.m. — Craig Johnson, author of the popular Sheriff Walt Longmire novels which are the basis of the A&E TV series, “Longmire,” will sign copies of his books.

‰The Regional Readers book discussion group meets Dec.3 at 5:45 p.m. Nov. selection is “The Homecoming” by Earl Hamner Jr.

‰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 friend us 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.

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



AMERICAN LEGION POST 76

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

The Big Blue Cafe is open for dinner, 1 p.m. to close, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday. Closed Tuesday and Thursday. Great food and prices.

Call for operating hours or to place an order (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 — Open at noon.

Fridays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Karaoke with Bobbi.

Saturdays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Kyote with Butch Caldwell, Tom Cripple and David McCoy. Free hot dogs every Saturday night.

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

Every second Monday, 7 p.m. — Post meeting. Please 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

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 — karaoke.

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

Sundays, 1 to 7 p.m. — Happy Hour; 3 p.m. — Pool tournament. Karaoke at 7 p.m.

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.

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

Monday, 3 to 7 p.m. — Veteran’s Day dinner.

Nov. 30, 8 to 10 p.m. — Comedy show.

Saturdays — Karaoke

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.

       

BLUE RIBBON FOX HUNTERS

‰Saturday, 7 p.m. — Sammy Adkins & The Sandy Hook Mountain Boys. Tickets 8.

‰Nov. 16, 7 p.m. — Turning Ground, Open Rail. Tickets $10.

‰Nov. 30, 7 p.m. — Beav Lambert & Firing Line, Black Powder Express. Tickets $10.

‰Dec. 14, 6 p.m. — Christmas party. House Band. Bring covered dish.

‰Dec. 31, 8 p.m. — New Years Eve, Stillwater, No Set Standards. Tickets $8.

‰Jan. 11, 7 p.m. — Mountain View, Turning Ground. Tickets $10.

‰Jan. 25, 7 p.m. — Broad Holler, Custom Made Bluegrass. Tickets $10.

‰Feb. 8, 7 p.m. — Bobby Maynard & Breakdown. Tickets $8.

‰Feb. 22, 7 p.m. — Beav Lambert & Firing Line, The Velvet Blue, Tickets $10.

‰March 8, 7 p.m. — Tommy Webb Band, Moron Brothers. Tickets $10.

‰March 22, 7 p.m. — Evans Brothers & Highway 52, Open Rail. Tickets $10.

‰April 5, 7 p.m. — Sammy Adkins & The Sandy Hook Mountain Boys.

4652 Blue Ribbon Road, Catlettsburg.

All shows start at 7 p.m. and are $12 unless otherwise noted, and children 12 and younger are admitted free.

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.



CALLIHAN’S AMERICAN PUB AND GRILL

Friday, 7 p.m. — Eddie and the Cougars.

Saturday, 9 to 10:30 a.m. — 14th annual River Cities Harvest Canned Food drive. Get a pancake dinner with a short stack, sausage and beverage for $5, all proceeds go to RCH.

Nov. 16 — Nashville to Callihan’s presents Jeremy McComb.

Dec. 7 — Songwriters night with Rick Ferrell and Tracy Ann Stanley. Tickets: $7.

Tuesdays 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. — Tuesday with Tal hosted by Eddie Riffe featuring different acts. Tom and Renden Wintz to perform.

Wednesdays, 7 to 10 p.m. — Jam night.

Thursdays, 7 to 10 p.m. — Live Music with FM/Louie and Corbin.

Friday — Songwriters Night with Nashville cats, Wayd Battle, Drew Smith, Paul Pace and Shane Thomas. Tickets $15. For more information, call (606) 585-0586.

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

Tuesdays, 5 to 8 p.m. — League darts.

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.



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.



KYOVA GOSPEL MUSIC

ASSOCIATION

‰Friday — The Artrip Family, The West Virginia Couriers, The Homelighters Quartet, Patricia Smith.

‰Nov. 15 — The Heavenbound James Gang, The Waugh Family, Crimson River Revival, Rose Fisher.

‰Nov. 22 — His Own, The Trinity Heirs, The Moore Family, Tony Wilson.

‰Nov. 29 — Open Mic Night.

‰Dec. 6 — The New Vision Trio, Clear Voice, Genesis.

‰Dec. 13 — The Artrip Family, The Singing Shafers, Common Bond Quartet, Silas Eisenbach.

‰Dec. 20 — The Heavenbound James Gang, John Thornsberry & Friends, Bill Yates.

‰Dec. 27 — His Own, All 4 Him, Jim Bloomfield.

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 KENTUCKY CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

‰Nov. 16 through Jan. 1, — KaLightoscope Christmas. Galt House Hotel, 140 N. Fourth St. Tickets $14.99 adults, Monday through Thursday and $18.99 adults, Friday through Sunday.

‰Nov. 16 through Dec. 14 — Colors of the Season Holiday Dinner Show. Galt House Hotel, 140 N Fourth St. Tickets, Adults $48.95.

‰Nov. 30 through Dec. 1 — Whitney Hall. Tickets start at $15.

‰Dec. 5, — 8 p.m. — A Charlie Brown Christmas with David Benoit. Bomhard Theater. Tickets start at $25.

‰Dec. 7 through Dec. 22 — Brown-Forman Nutcracker. Whitney Hall. Tickets start at $30.

‰Dec. 7 through Dec. 21 — “Best Christmas Pageant Ever,” Bomhard Theater. Tickets $19.75.

‰Dec. 8 through Dec. 22 — Christmas Tea with the Snow Fairy Princess. Galt House Hotel, 140 N Fourth St. Tickets $19.99.

‰Dec. 14 through Dec. 21 — Breakfast With Santa. Galt House Hotel, 140 N. Fourth St. Tickets: $15 adults and $30 children.

‰Jan. 29 and 30 — Green Day's American Idiot. Whitney Hall. Tickets start at $25. Mature Content.

‰Jan. 31 through Feb. 1 — 2014 Bourbon Classic. Kentucky Center, Main Lobby. Tickets vary, for packages call (502)584-7777. 21 and over.

‰Feb. 1, 11 a.m. — The Magic of Disney. Brown Theatre, 315 W Broadway. Tickets $15.   

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



LIVING WITH A CAUSE

“TG” entertainment’s upcoming events:

‰Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m. — Teresa Jeffries (others TBA).

‰Nov. 22, 7:30 p.m. — Steve Free Band.

‰Nov. 23, 7:30 p.m. — Foundation Quartet (others TBA).

Unless otherwise noted, all shows start at 7:30 p.m. and are always “G” rated.

The venue is at 8805 Ohio River Road, Wheelersburg. Call (740) 574-6000.

For more information and updates, go to songs23.com or tgentertainmentlive.com.



MOUNTAINEER OPRY HOUSE

‰Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — The Lonesome River Band.

‰Nov. 16 — The Larry Gillis Band.

‰Nov. 23 — Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers.

‰Nov. 30 — Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers.

‰Dec. 7 — The Boxcars.

‰Dec. 13 — The Rarely Herd Band.

Concessions are available in a friendly 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

Thursday, 8 p.m. — Poetry open mic with SSU’s Dr. Neil Carpathios.

Friday, 9 p.m. — “Don’t Know Jack” featuring Jack Vetter.

Saturday, 9 p.m. — Ian Jones and The Tipperary 3. Celtic Rock.

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

‰Nov. 16, 7 p.m. — David Skeens & Mountain View Band. Tickets $8.

‰Dec. 7, 7 p.m. — Tommy Webb Band. Tickets $8.

‰Dec. 14, 7 p.m. — Billie Renee & Cumberland Gap. Christmas Show. Tickets $8.

No shows in January or February.

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.



VALLEY MUSIC

Saturdays — Bandley Bent

Free drawing for a free pass to the show and half and half drawing. Admission is $6; those  younger than 12 admitted free. Family oriented. No alcohol. Concessions are available. Free parking.

Doors open at 7 p.m.

28 Grahn Road, Olive Hill. For more information, call (606) 286-1420 or (606) 474-8485.



THE V CLUB   

Thursday, 8 p.m. — The Mike Dillon Band. Tickets $7.

Friday, 8 p.m. — Tyler Childers, Knocking Spirits, Tickets $5.

Saturday, 8 p.m. — Ten Carp Lie, Threefold Theory, tickets $5.

Nov. 14, 8 p.m. — This Ain’t No disco, Sweatband, Solus Bulba and Time and Distance, tickets $5.

Nov. 15, 8 p.m. — Hybrid Soul Project, tickets $6.

Nov. 22, 8 p.m. — The Queers, The Copyrights, Kingons and The Connie Dungs, tickets $13.

Nov. 28, 8 p.m. — Triptophantastic!, Charlie Brown Superstar and DJ Tanner, tickets $3.

Dec. 5, 8 p.m. — The Transmissions, Down in Round Three and The Panic Bar, tickets $5.

Dec. 14, 7 p.m. — Every time I Die (Official), Letlive, Code Orange Kids and Angel Dust, tickets $15 in advance and $18 at the door.

Jan. 18, 7 p.m. — Clutch, The Sword and Crobot, tickets $27 in advance and $32 at the door.

Age for shows is 18 and older. Most tickets are available 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.

Fridays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Karaoke with Allen Grubb.

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.

Come in and try out our dart board, pool tables and large dance floor.

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 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.



THEATERS



THE ARIEL-ANN CARSON DATER PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE

‰Saturday, 8 p.m. — Serendipity Julio lves, guitar, and Wendell Dobbs, flute.

‰Nov. 16, 8 p.m. — Debut, Shelby Merry, piano and guitar.

‰Nov. 17, 3 p.m. — Suzuki Strings Recital, Belita Stout, Instructor, Ariel Chamber Theatre, refreshments following.

‰Nov. 30, 6:30 p.m. — A Merry Country Christmas with Bruce Wolfe and the Midnight Cloggers.

‰Dec. 7, 8 p.m. — The Christmas Show, The Ohio Valley Symphony.

‰Dec. 14, 2 p.m. — The Ariel’s Merry TubaChristmas.

‰Jan. 19, 2 p.m. — Brittany’s 24th Annual Prom Style review.

‰Feb. 2, 2 p.m. — Viola recital, Bernard Di Gregorio, Ariel Chamber Theatre.

‰Feb. 8,  8 p.m. — Stony Road, A celebration of Black History.

‰March 1, noon — The 4th annual Ariel Bridal Fair.

‰March 8, 8 p.m. — Broadway, The Ohio Valley Symphony featuring vocalist, Steve Amerson.

‰April 26, 8 p.m. — A Grand Piano, The 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

‰Nov. 29, 30, Dec. 6 and 7 — “Laughter on the 23rd Floor.”

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

‰Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — “Les Miserables” presented by Charleston Light Opera Guild. Tickets: $25.

‰Dec. 3, 7:30 p.m. — Celtic Woman with West Virginia Symphony Orchestra. Tickets: $45, $65, $79 and $89.

Giant screen films

Through Friday — “Whales.”

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

Planetarium shows

Through Nov. 17 — “Harvest Skies.”

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.



CURTAINS UP PLAYERS

‰Thursdays through Saturdays, 8 p.m., Sundays, 2:30 p.m. — “The Rocky Horror Picture Show.”

‰Nov. 22 through 24, Thursdays through Saturdays, 8 p.m., Sundays, 2:30 p.m. — CUP’s Holiday Concert.

At the Jeslyn Performing Arts Center, 1030 Fourth Ave., Huntington. For more information, call (304) 942-8576. curtainsupplayers.org.



JENNY WILEY THEATER

‰Nov. 15, 16, 22, 23, 24, 29 and 30, 7:30 p.m., and Nov. 24, 3 p.m. — “Miracle on 34th Street” at Sipp Theatre, Paintsville. Tickets start at $10.

Proceeds will benefit the theater’s operational budget.

121 Theatre Court, Prestonsburg. 606) 886-9274. jwtheatre.com.

Call Park Manager Julian Slone, at (606) 889-1790 or (800) 325-0142 or email julian.slone@ky.gov.

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park, 75 Theatre Ct., Prestonsburg, KY 41653



PARAMOUNTS ARTS CENTER

‰Saturday, 8 p.m. — Jamey Johnson. Tickets start $30.

‰Nov. 22 through Dec. 1 — Festival of Trees.

‰Dec. 7, 7 p.m. — Ashland Youth Ballet’s “The FunKikraKr.”

‰Dec. 10, 7 p.m. — “A Dickens of a Christmas.”

‰Dec. 12 through 14, 7 p.m. and Dec. 14, 3 p.m. — “Best Christmas Pageant Ever.”

‰Dec. 20, 8 p.m. — Classic Christmas Crooners Tour. Landau Eugene Murphy Jr., and former lead vocalists from the Temptations, Platters and Drifters.

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



MUSIC



BETTER DAY PARADE

Nov. 22, 10 p.m. — Frogtown USA, Ironton.

Band members are Andy Mayo, lead vocals, guitar; Steven Entler, lead vocals, bass; Jamie Cain, guitar, harmonica, backup vocals; and Chuck Burke, drums, backup vocals. Visit facebook.com/betterdayparadeband.



EDDIE AND THE COUGARS

Friday, 7 p.m. — Callihan’s American Pub and Grill, U.S. 60 in Cannonsburg.



SPLIT DECISION

Fridays and Saturdays 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. — Ashland American Legion Clarence Fields post 76.

Band members are, Ray Hale-Lead vocals, percussion; Tony Thomas-vocals, bass guitar; David Jaquez- Lead guitar, vocals; Gary Higgingbotham-Keyboards, vocals; and Steve Wurts-drums, DJ.



STEVE FREE

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

For more information, visit stevefree.com.



OTHER FUN



BIG SANDY SUPERSTORE

ARENA

‰Thursday, 7 p.m. — TobyMac “Hits Deep Tour.” Tickets, limited VIP $72 and $62. Regular Ticket $37,

$27 and groups of 50+ $15.

‰Friday, 8 p.m. — Jeff Dunham: “Disorderly Conduct” Tour. Tickets $45.50.

‰Nov. 21, 7:30 p.m. — Florida Georgia Line. Tickets start $19.75.

‰Nov. 23, 7 p.m. — Rob Zombie and Korn. Tickets $45.

‰Nov. 29, 8 p.m. — Martina McBride “The Joy of Christmas.” Tickets start at $34.50.

‰Jan. 3 and 4, 7:30 p.m. — WV Indoor MX Championship. Tickets $23 Adults and $12 Children (11 years and younger).

‰Jan. 10 and 11, 7:30 p.m. — WV Toughman Contest. Tickets $15 General Admission, $20 Reserved and $30 VIP Ringside. 

‰Feb. 8, 8 p.m. — Justin Moore, “Off the Beaten Path Tour,” special guest Randy Houser and opening act, Josh Thompson.

‰March 7, 4 to 9 p.m., 8, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and 9, noon to 5 p.m. — WSAZ Home and Garden Show.

‰March 12, 7 p.m. — Harlem Globetrotters. Tickets start $25.

‰April 26, 8 p.m. — Ron White “A Little Unprofessional Tour.” Tickets $42.75 and limited Gold Circle seating for $52.75. “200 Proof” VIP Experience and “100 Proof” VIP Experience also available.

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



CHARLESTON CIVIC CENTER

‰Nov. 20, 7:30 p.m. —  Trans Siberian Orchestra.

‰Dec. 7, 7 p.m. — Keith Urban. “Light The Fuse Tour” with Little Big Town and special guest Dustin Lynch.

‰Dec. 15, 5 p.m. — Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker.

‰Jan. 3 — Winter Jam.

‰Jan. 9 — Lady Antebellum.

‰Jan. 10 and 11 — Rough & Rowdy Brawl.

‰Jan. 17 through 19 — WV Hunting & Fishing Show.

‰Jan. 24 through 26, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.  — WV International Auto Show.

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

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



GREENBO LAKE STATE RESORT PARK

‰Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. — Greenup Beacon producing a live web cast, “Greenbo Gathering.” Watch the show live at Greenupbeacon.com, or greenupbeacon.com/greenbo_gathering_archive, or ustream.tv/recorded/32860711.

965 Lodge Road in Greenup. For more information, call (606) 473-7324 or email greenbolake@ky.gov.

Various packages of lodging and food available. Call (800) 325-0008. http://parks.ky.gov/parks/resortparks/greenbo-lake/default.aspx.



HERITAGE FARM MUSEUM AND VILLAGE

Dec. 7 — Holiday Market.

Heritage Farm tours of the Museum of Progress, Museum of Transportation and the Country Store Museum are available to the public all year, Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The last tour begins at 2 p.m. (Except for major holidays and in the months of December, January and February, tours are available, weather permitting). Guests may tour the other Heritage Farm exhibits by advance reservation.

3300 Harvey Road, Huntington. For more information, call (304) 522-1244. heritagefarmmuseum.com.



KEITH ALBEE PERFORMING

ARTS CENTER

Tuesday and Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. — Blue Man Group.

Dec. 3, 7:30 p.m. — Blood, Sweat & Tears.

Jan. 26, 7:30 p.m. — Million Dollar Quartet.

Jan. 30, 7:30 p.m. — Vienna Concert-Verein Orchestra

Feb. 20, 7:30 p.m. — Carmen.

April 24, 8:00 p.m. — Green Day's American Idiot.



KYOVA MALL

Saturday — 14th Annual River Cities Harvest Canned Food drive concert.

9 to 10:30 a.m. — Start of with a pancake breakfast from Callihan’s, short stack, sausage and beverage, $5. (all proceeds go to RCH).

11 a.m. — Welcome. Pro Wrestler, Bobby Blaze will be taking pictures and signing autographs until 2 p.m.

11:30 a.m. — Eddie and The Cougars.

12:15 p.m. — Roger Smith.

1 p.m. — Katie Owens.

2 p.m. — ER (Eric Daniels and Ron Hurn).

2:45 p.m. — Rob McNurlin.

3:30 p.m. — Tracey Ann Stanley.



MARSHALL UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MUSIC AND THEATER

Friday, noon — “Eastern Europe,” Capital Piano Trio, First Presbyterian Church, 1015 Fifth Ave., Huntington.

Jan. 24, noon — “New England Patriots,” Montclair String Quartet, First Presbyterian Church, 1015 Fifth Ave., Huntington.

Jan. 29 through Feb. 1 — MU Jazz Festival, Joan C. Edwards Playhouse.

March 1 — Festival of Trumpets.

March 29 — Day of Percussion.

April 5 — Chamber Choir Invitational.

April 12 — Tuba/Euphonium Day.

For more information, call (304) 696-3117.



MOUNTAIN ARTS CENTER

Nov. 29, Dec. 7, 13, 14, 15, 20 and 21, 7:30 p.m. — Billie Jean Osborne’s Kentucky Opry Christmas show.

Dec. 12, 7 p.m. — A  Holly Jolly Jingle Christmas Show.

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.





NORTH BEND STATE PARK

‰Nov. 17 through 30 — North Bend nature activities.

‰Dec. 14 — Breakfast with Santa.

‰Dec. 31 — New Year's Eve Party.

202 North Bend Park Road, Cairo, W.Va. 26337. (304) 643-2931. northbendsp.com.





RUPP ARENA

‰Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. and 13, 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. — Sesame Street Live. Tickets start at $18.

‰Dec. 7, 5 p.m. — Jeff Dunham, Disorderly Conduct Tour. Tickets $44.

‰Dec. 14, 7:30 p.m. — Zac Brown Band. Tickets start at $29.50.

Tickets are available at Ticketmaster online or by phone (800) 745-3000, and at the Lexington Center Ticket Office (859) 233-3535.

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