Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

March 7, 2013

03/07/2013 — Coming Up


The Independent

ASHLAND — VISUAL ARTS



CINCINNATI MUSEUM CENTER

‰Saturday — Fifth annual Learning Through Play Confernce. Childhood development experts for parents, educators, and children. For more information call, Casey Kroger at (513) 287-7054 or (513) 608-5777 or email, ckroger@cincymuseum.org.

‰Through mid-April —  “Dead Sea Scrolls.” Largest collection of artifacts ever to tour outside of Israel.

1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati. For more information, call (513) 287-7000 or (800) 733-2077 or email information@cincymuseum.org. cincymuseum.org.



THE CLAY CENTER

Exhibits

‰Through March 30 — “American Quilts in the Modern Age, 1870-1940.”

‰Through April 21 — “Tamarind Touchstones: Fabulous at 50.”

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.



CLAYPOOL-YOUNG ART GALLERY

Exhibits

‰Through Wednesday — Annual burley-coal art exhibition and competition.

‰April 3 through April 10 — Annual MSU sophomore art exhibition. Opening reception on April 3, 5 to 7 p.m.

‰April 24 through May 8 — Annual MSU senior juried art exhibition. Opening reception on April 24, 5 to 7 p.m.

‰June 1 through Aug. 30 — “STITCH+7: Contemporary Textile Art” from Kentucky and surrounding states. Opening reception on June 1, 3 to 5 p.m.

The gallery is on the campus of Morehead State University. For more information, call (606) 783-5446. Hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. moreheadstate.edu/content_template.aspx?id=5271.



COLUMBUS MUSEUM OF ART

Exhibits

‰Through spring — “The Essential Elijah Pierce.”

‰Through spring — “Song for the New Millennium, 1812-2012.” Works by Aminah Robinson.

‰Friday through May 26 — “Mark Rothko: The Decisive Decade 1940-1950.”

‰Friday through Aug. 25 — “Strings Attached: The Living Tradition of Czech Puppets”.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday; 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday; closed Monday.

480 East Broad St., Columbus. For more information call (614) 221-6801; 24-hour information at (614) 221-4848; or email info@cmaohio.org. columbusmuseum.org.



THE FRAME UP GALLERY

& CAFE ZEAL

Exhibits

The art of Al Cornet.

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

Friday through March 31 — Gallia County Local Schools Art Show (public reception, March 8, 5 to 7 p.m.).

Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday.

530 First Ave., Gallipolis; FACs family workshops require advance registration by calling (740) 446-3834. Visit frenchartcolony.org.



GATEWAY REGIONAL ARTS

CENTER

Exhibits

"Colored Memories" paintings by Ruth Hunt Wood.

Events

‰March 14, 5 p.m. — Irish Party. Tickets $20.

‰March 17 ,3 to 5 p.m. — Author, Janet Steele Holloway, free.

‰March 21, 7 p.m. — Open Mic Night, free.

 ‰April 5, 4:30 to 7 p.m. — Julie Warren Conn Sculpture Exhibition, free.

‰April 27, 7 p.m. —  Kentucky Bach Choir. Tickets, $15 Adults, $10 Youth.

‰April 18, 7 p.m. —  Gateway Regional Arts CenterOpen Mic in the Cafe.

‰April 19 and 20 — Gateway Regional Arts CenterBluegrass Area Has Talent.

‰April 27, 8 a.m. — Regional Student Art Competition.

‰April 28, 1 to 3 p.m. —  Regional Student Art Show and Awards.

Classes

Mondays and Fridays, 9 to 10:15 a.m. — Yoga with instructor Rena Hauck.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday.

Gateway Arts Center is at 101 E. Main St. in Mount Sterling. For more information, call (606) 783-2481 or email to r.prindle@moreheadstate.edu. Visit gatewayartscenter.com.



GRAYSON GALLERY and ART CENTER

‰Last Friday of each month, 6 to 9 p.m. —Art walk with live music and refreshments.

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

‰Through May — “The Ballantyne Collection.”

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 children 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

‰Through Oct. 20 — “Huntington Federal Savings Bank presents: Mr. Fitz: Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Huntington Museum of Art.”

‰Through April 7 — “American Impressionism.” American Impressionists within the permanent collection include: Childe Hassam, J. Alden Weir, John Singer Sargent, Frank Benson, W. Elmer Schofield and Arthur Meltzer, to name a few.

Events

Saturdays, 1 to 3 p.m. — KidsArt Club. Free. More information, Call (304) 529-2701.

‰March 15, 7 p.m. — Walter Gropius Master Artist Public Presentation.

‰March 22, 7 p.m. — Walter Gropius Master Artist Public Presentation.

‰March 26, 7 p.m. — March Tuesday Tour.

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 ARTISAN CENTER

AT BEREA

Exhibits

‰Through Aug. 24 — Gallery Exhibit, The Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea: Celebrating Ten Years.

‰Saturday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Free Guided Tour of Current Exhibits, Kentucky Artisan Center Staff.

Events

‰March 16, 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — Woodcarving Demonstration, Berea Welcome Center Carvers.

‰March 23, 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — Sculpted Wood Flowrs Demonstration with Jim Sams.

Open daily 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free admission. Cafe open daily 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

200 Artisan Way, Berea, KY 40403. Phone (859) 985-5448; Fax (859) 985-5449. kentuckyartisancenter.ky.gov.



KENTUCKY MUSEUM OF ART AND CRAFT

‰Through March 24, — Matthew Ronay.

‰Through March 24 — Aegis third biennial Symposium on Art History and Visual Culture “Taking the ‘S’ out of Craft” exhibit.

The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Admission is free for members; $6 for adults; $5 for seniors and military members. Family admission is (two adults and all children) $12. Children younger than 12 and students with ID are admitted free.

The museum is at 715 W. Main St., Louisville. For more information, call (502) 589-0102 or visit kentuckyarts.org.



MiAPPA

‰March 21, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. — Featured artist/artisan reception.

‰April 18, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. — Featured artist/artisan reception.

In the Uniquely Huntington Antiques Mall at 926 Fourth Ave., Huntington, across from the Keith-Albee Theater. For more information, call (740) 464-3559 or visit miappa.com.



OUR HOUSE MUSEUM

Opens July 2013 —1950s: Building the American Dream.

Through December 2013 — “Faces of Appalachia: Photographs by Albert J. Ewing.”

Tour of the Federal style tavern, and view the taproom, dining room, and other usual facilities. Tour admission: adults $4; children/students $1; seniors $3; Ohio Historical Society members free; adult bus tours $50/bus.

432 First Ave., Gallipolis, OH 45631. (740) 446-0586. ohiohistory.org.



PAINTED COW GALLERY

Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Each Tuesday, the gallery turns into a studio home for an assortment of artists to work on their artwork. Watercolor instructions are also offered by appointment each Tuesday.

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

The Pendleton Art Center at 1537-1539 Winchester Ave., Ashland, houses the working and retail sale studios of the Tri-State's premier artists with a wide range of talents. Open Tuesday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Some studios are open daily; some are open by appointment with the artist. Contact information for artists is available in the lobby.

Classes

‰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.

Ongoing

‰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.

‰CCC Trail Cafe will be open Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and on First Friday from 5 to 9 p.m.

‰In April — Cardinal Valley Juried Art Show. For prospectus or more information, call Janet Lester at (606) 928-8965 or Denise Spaulding at (606) 465-5589.

‰Jurying for Tri-State Arts Association will be March 23 at the Pendleton. For more information, call Sylvia Jackson at (606) 928-0257.

For more information, call (606) 920-9863 or visit pendletonartcenter.com.



PROCTORVILLE CENTER

‰Through Monday — Tony Hamilton, “Existence Over All” exhibit, Ohio University Proctorville Center. Open to the public at no charge. For more information and hours contact the Proctorville Center (740) 886-7655.

Pamela Wise, marketing and public information officer, 1804 Liberty Ave., Ironton, OH 45638. (740) 533-4656 or email, ohio.edu/southern, facebook.com/ohiouniversitysouthern.



RENAISSANCE ART GALLERY

Exhibits

The gallery has a new fall fashion show of autumn themed art. This includes abstracts, watercolor and photography.

Classes

‰March 10 through April 21 — Earth, Wind, and Fire-Class Acts. Works from Leona Mackey, Vernon Howell, and Robert Fulks.

‰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.



SOUTHERN OHIO MUSEUM

Collections

‰The Anna Louise Stanton Doll Collection offers 18th, 19th and very early 20th century in bisque, china, papier mache and tin.

‰Art of the Ancients: The Ohio Valley, collection of 10,000 ancient objects ranging in age from 1,500 to 8,000 years old.

‰The Clarence Carter Collection, largest collection of American Scene paintings created by the important 20th century American artist born in Portsmouth in 1904.

‰The Carl Ackerman Collection of Historic Photographs. More than 10,000 historic local photographs archived at the museum.

825 Gallia St., Portsmouth. Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday. For more information, call (740) 354-5629, or email info@somacc.com. somacc.com.



THE SPEED ART MUSEUM

Through April 21 — “The Speed Art Museum at the Mansion” at the Governor’s mansion in Frankfort. Visit governorsmansion.ky.gov/visiting for information.

2035 S. Third St., Louisville. Call (502) 634-2700 or visit speedmuseum.org.



TSHD ARCHITECTS/1414 GALLERY

1414 Winchester Ave., Ashland. (606) 393-5190. tshdarchitects.com/the-1414-gallery-at-tshd-architects-p_12.html.



THE UPSTAIRS GALLERY

Featured Artist for the Month of March, Barbara Delligatti of Ona, W.Va., with watercolors and more.

Events

Thoroughbred Gallery will have a special viewing of the Tri-State Photographers from the advanced Photography class.

Classes

Thursdays, noon to 3 p.m. — Watercolor classes for beginners and intermediate painters. Call ahead to join. First class is free. Barbara Delligatti, instructor. Cost is $20.

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 tri-state 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.



WEXNER CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Exhibits

‰Through April 7 — “More American Photographs.”

‰Through April 7 — Christian Marclay: “The Clock.”

‰Through April 7 — “Josiah McElheny: Towards a Light Club.”

Thusday, 5:30 p.m. — Walk-In Tours: Winter 2013.

March 16, 1 p.m. — Walk-In Tours: Winter 2013.

March 21, 5:30 p.m. — Walk-In Tours: Winter 2013.

March 28, 5:30 p.m. — Walk-In Tours: Winter 2013.

April 6, 1 p.m. — Walk-In Tours: Winter 2013.

Film/Video

Public Programs

‰Saturday, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. — “Off the Grid.”

‰Thusday, 4 p.m. — Market Imaginary Screening and Discussion Dialogue in Wolof, French, and English. Subtitles in English (Joanna Grabski, 2012)

‰May 3 — “Terrapin Puppet Theatre Boats.”

Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday; and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday; closed Monday.

1871 N. High St. at the corner of 15th Avenue on the campus of The Ohio State University in Columbus. For more information, call (614) 292-0330 or (614) 292-3535. wexarts.org.



LITERATURE



COFFEETREE BOOKS

Hours: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday. 159 E. Main St., Morehead. For more information, call (606) 784-8364 or visit coffeetreebooks.com.

 

JESSE STUART

FOUNDATION

‰The JSF Regional Readers book discussion groups will meet the last Tuesday of the month at 5:45 p.m. Feb. selection is “The Homecoming of Samuel Lake”, by Jenny Wingfield. The book group is open to all and new members are always welcome.

‰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 Bookstore offers a wide variety of new, used and collectible books; fine art prints; Granville Pottery, gift items; Mom Blakeman’s Creamed Pull Candy; and Ruth Hunt’s “Blue Monday” candy bars; 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.

‰What’s new at the Jesse Stuart Foundation? “Changing Lives in Appalachia: The new Opportunity School for Women”, by Jane B. Stephenson. The softcover book is available for $15 per copy.

Jesse Stuart Foundation preserves the human and literary legacy of Jesse Stuart and other Kentucky and Appalachian writers.

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

Saturday — Clarence Gillum & New Ground.

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

Fridays through March, 7 to 10 p.m. — Silver Strings Band with Ted and Gail with Great Harmonica Great with Donnie Williams of Olive Hill.

Saturdays through March, 8 to 11 p.m. — The Poaceous Band.

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



AMERICAN LEGION POST 76

Wednesdays — Karaoke with Honey Brown.

Thursdays — Karaoke with Stacy.

Fridays and Saturdays, 9 p.m. to 1 p.m. — Split Decision Band.

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 276

The post is in South Shore.



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. Please call (304) 453-3086 for more information.

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

No cover charge.

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



AMVETS POST 95

Saturdays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Karaoke with Beth.

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; 8 p.m. to midnight — karaoke. Ladies auxiliary will operate the kitchen.

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

Kitchen is open Mondays from 7 p.m. to close; Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Thursday, Friday and Saturday 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

Every Monday is A Dart League.

Every Tuesday is B Dart League.

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, Ohio 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; bring a dish if you like. 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

Saturday, 9:10 to 11:10 p.m. — C&S Railroad Quartet.

Wednesday, 9:13 to 11:13 p.m. — Black Sheep Comedy Open Mic Night.

March 14, 9 to 11 p.m. — The Modock Rounders Old-Time Appalachian Stringband Music.

March 16, 9:23 to 11:23 p.m. — Paul James and Tweed Jacket.

March 17, 9:32 to 11:32 p.m. — Music and Mason Jars Open Mic Night.

March 21, 9:18 to 11:18 p.m. — Gillgumesh, Funky Jazz Groove Duo.

March 22, 9:00 to 11 p.m. — The Bark-O-Loungers, Surf/Psychedelic.

March 24, 9:32 to 11:32 p.m. — Music and Mason Jars Open Mic Night.

March 27, 9:13 to 11:13 p.m. — Black Sheep Comedy Open Mic Night.

March 28, 9:29 to 11:29 p.m. — The Disappearing Man, Folk Punk.

March 31, 9:13 to 11:13 p.m. — Black Sheep Comedy Open Mic Night.

April 7,  9:13 to 11:13 p.m. — Black Sheep Comedy Open Mic Night.

April 14, 9:13 to 11:13 p.m. — Black Sheep Comedy Open Mic Night.

April 21, 9:13 to 11:13 p.m. — Black Sheep Comedy Open Mic Night.

April 28, 9:13 to 11:13 p.m. — Black Sheep Comedy Open Mic Night.   

1555 Third Ave., Huntington. For more informamtion, call (304) 523-1555 or visit blacksheepwv.com.



BLUE RIBBON FOX HUNTERS

‰Saturday — Tommy Webb Band and Moron Brothers. Tickets: $10.

‰March 23 — Stillwater and Firing Line. Tickets: $10.

‰April 6 — Sammy Adkins and the Sandy Hook Mountain Boys. Tickets: $10.

4643 Blue Ribbon Road, Catlettsburg.

All shows start at 7 p.m. and are $12 unless otherwise noted.

For more information, call (304) 634-8232. blueribbonfoxhunters.com.



CALLIHAN’S AMERICAN PUB AND GRILL

Friday, 8 p.m. — The Return.

Saturday, 8 p.m. — Coralee and The Townies.

March 15, 8 p.m. — Larry Whitt, Brent Jack & Tom Berry.

March 16, 8 p.m. — Louie McNeal and Corbin Fitzpatrick.

March 22, 9 p.m. — Carrier.

March 23, 8 p.m. — Luna and The Mountain Jets.

March 29, 8 p.m. — Jason Mays, Rodney Crisp and Tom Berry.

March 30, 8 p.m. — String Therapy. Tickets $5.

Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. — Jam Night hosted by Tim Holmes.

Thursdays 7:30 p.m. — Thursday Nights FM (Corbin Fitzpatrick and Louie McNeal).

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



THE CHATTER BOX

Home cooked meals.

1404 Poplar St. in Kenova. To place orders or more information, call (304) 453-5007.



CHIMNEY CORNER

1624 Carter Ave. in Ashland. (606) 324-7500.



COLUMBIA MUSIC ARENA

832 Gallia St, Portsmouth. columbiamusicarena.com.



COMMUNITY MUSIC

ASSOCIATION

‰March 17, 3 p.m. — “From Galway to Broadway,” St. Patrick's Day concert.

‰April 14, 3 p.m. — Saxton's Cornet Band.

University of Charleston's Geary Auditorium in Riggleman Hall. For more information, call (304) 744-1400. communitymusicassociation.com.



COSMOPOLITAN

The venue is in Blue Ribbon Lanes in Ashland.



FORT FALLS AND FRIENDS

Fridays and Saturdays, 8 to 11 p.m. — Kentucky Backroads Band.

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

Wednesdays, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. — Beer drinkers and hell raisers open mic night. Must be 21 years of age.

Friday and Saturday, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Dip Stick Jimmy.

March 15 and 16, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Gypzy Roze.

March 17, After noon — Gypzy Roze.

March 22 and 23, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — The Return.

March 29 and 30, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Gypzy Roze.

Thursdays in March, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. — Live Music.

Sundays in March, 6 to 10 p.m. — Live Bluegrass.

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.

March 22 and 23, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Gypzy Roze.

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.



GREENUP DANCE CLUB

Fridays, 6 to 10 p.m. —  Dancing. Admission: $5. Music by Jazz R Us. Concessions for sale. Dances are at Greenup Senior Center, 1617 Ashland Road, Greenup (Applegate Shopping Center).



IRONTON EAGLES

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

Thursdays karaoke 8 to 12 p.m. with Dave and Christina.

Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 to 12:30 p.m. Dennis Smith Band.

Sunday — NFL specials.



IRONTON VFW

3028 S. Third St., (740) 532-3000.



KYOVA GOSPEL MUSIC

ASSOCIATION

‰Friday — The Artrip Family, Providence, The Kidds, Tony Wilson.

‰March 15 — The Heavenbound James Gang, Cornerstone Gospel, The Trinity Heirs, Nancy Banfield.

‰March 22 — His Own, Face to Face, The Waymarks, Joy Dillow.

‰March 29 — KYOVA Gospel Gathering.

‰April 5 — The New Vision Trio, The Moore Family, Violet Maynard and Family, Jim Shelton.

‰April 12 — The Artrip Family, The Waugh Family, The Homelighters Quartet, Ronnie Kinser.

‰April 19 — The Heavenbound James Gang, The Spritual Echoes, The Couch Family, Rita Broyles.

‰April 26 — His Own, Fellowship Trio, The Jenkins Family, Tammy Vickers.

‰May 3 — The New Vision Trio, New Jerusalem, Crossfire.

‰May 10 — The Artrip Family, The Singing Shafers, The Waymarks, Rose Fisher.

‰May 17 — The Heavenbound James Gang, The West Virginia Couriers, East to West Trio, David Smith.

‰May 24 — His Own, Blind Faith.

‰May 31 — To be announced.

‰June 7 — The New Vision Trio ,Providence, John Thornsbury & Friends, Pamela Hall.

‰June 14 — The Artrip Family, Face to Face, The Community Praise Band, Greg Edens.

‰June 21 — The Heavenbound James Gang, the Spritual Echoes, Pure‘N Heart, Sam Sampson.

‰June 28 — His Own, The Singing Shafers, The Waymarks, Carla Bragg.

‰July 5 — The New Vision Trio, The Trinity Heirs, Crimson River, Ronnie Kinser.

‰July 12 — The Artrip Family, Fellowship Trio, Cornerstone Gospel, Chuck Gibson.

‰July 19 — The Heavenbound James Gang, Violet Maynard and Family, The Singing Gospelaires, Greg McFarlin.

‰July 26 — His Own ,The Kidds, Common Bond Quartet, Tammy Vickers.

‰Aug. 2 — The New Vision Trio, The Tignors, Clear Voice, Jim Edens.

‰Aug. 9 — The Artrip Family, The Waugh Family, New Jerusalem, Rita Broyles.

‰Aug. 16 — The Heavenbound James Gang, The Couch Family, The Homelighters Quartet, Nancy Banfield.

‰Aug. 23 — His Own, The Community Praise Band, The Bluegrass Hymn Trio, Sam Sampson.

‰Aug. 30 — To be announced.

‰Sept. 6 — The New Vision Trio, John Thornsbury & Friends, Pure'N Heart, Jim Shelton.

‰Sept. 13 — The Artrip Family, The Jenkins Family, New Journey, Kay Baden.

‰Sept. 20 — The Heavenbound James Gang, Face to Face, Genesis, Tony Wilson.

‰Sept. 27 — His Own, Blind Faith, All 4 Him, Carla Bragg.

‰Oct. 4 — The New Vision Trio, The Kidds, CrossFire.

‰Oct. 11 — The Artrip Family, Violet Maynard and Family, East to West Trio.

‰Oct. 18 — The Heavenbound James Gang, The Spritual Echoes, The Couch Family, Edith Lykins.

‰Oct. 25 — His Own, Cornerstone Gospel, The Singing Gospelaires, Rose Fisher.

‰Nov. 1 — The New Vision Trio, The Community Praise Band, The Tignors.

‰Nov. 8 — The Artrip Family, The West Virginia Couriers, The Homelighters Quartet.

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

‰Nov. 22 — His Own, The Trinity Heirs, The Bluegrass Hymn Trio.

‰Nov. 29 — To be announced.

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

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

‰Dec. 20 — The Heavenbound James Gang, John Thornsbury & Friends.

‰Dec. 27 — His Own, All 4 Him, New Journey.

Concerts begin at 7 p.m. and doors open at 6 p.m.

Friday night's at KYOVA are  at the New Life Center of Princess Chapel. It is at the intersection of Ky. 5 and old US 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

‰Friday, 8 p.m. — Frankie Vallie and The Four Seasons at Whitney Hall. Tickets start at $45.

‰March 13, 7:30 p.m. — The Pipes and Drums of the Black Watch 3rd Battalion. Kentucky Center, Whitney Hall. Tickets start at $27. For all ages.

‰March 16, 2 p.m. — Louisville Leopard Percussionists. Tickets $15.00. For all ages. Brown Theatre, 315 W Broadway.

‰March 28 and 29, —  Music Unwound, The Louisville Orchestra. Tickets start at $15.00. For all ages. Kentucky Center, Whitney Hall.

‰March 30, 8 p.m. — Indigo Girls, The Louisville Orchestra. Tickets start at $20. For all ages. Kentucky Center, Whitney Hall 

‰April 2, through April 7, 7: 30 p.m. —  Memphis PNC Broadway in Louisville. Kentucky Center, Whitney Hall. Tickets start at $25.

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



LAID BACK BAR AND GRILL

2704 N. Second St., Ironton. (740) 532-4001.



LIVING WITH A CAUSE

“TG” entertainment’s upcoming events:

‰Friday, 7:30 p.m. — Country Junction Variety Night, The Joe Freeman Bluegrass Band.

‰Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — Songs, SonShip Quartet, The Lore Family.

‰March 15,7:30 p.m. — The Dave Morrison Band.

‰March 22, 7:30 p.m. —Terry Hall and the Dave Morrison Band.

‰March 23, 7:30 p.m. — Jimmy.

‰March 28, 6:30 p.m. — NSAI Meeting.

‰April 6, 7:30 p.m. — Rita Broyles.

‰April 7, noon — Pure American Girl Pageant.

‰April 20, 7:30 p.m. — Comedian Eric Baker, The Ohio Furnace Youth Group, Isaiah’s Cry.

‰April 26, 7:30 p.m. — Terry Hall and the Dave Morrison Band.

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. — Cumberland River Band.

‰March 16 — The Rarely Herd.

‰March 23 — Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver.

‰April 6 - Dale Ann Bradley and Steve Gulley Band.

‰April 13 — The Hart Brothers.

‰April 20 — Larry Cordle and Lonesome Standard Time.

‰April 27 — Eddie and Martha Adcock.

‰May 4 — The Spinney Brothers.

‰May 11 — The Williamson family, also, Redwing Reunion.

‰May 18 — TBA

‰May 25 — Wendy Smith and Blue Velvet, also, Stillwater.

‰June 1 — No show-Mud River Dam Festival in Lincoln County, W.Va.

‰June 8 — TBA

‰June 15 — TBA

‰June 22 — No Show-Rudyfest (Grayson) and Summersville Festival.

‰June 30 — TBA

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

March 16, 8 to 10 a.m. — Irish breakfast. $15, reservation only. Call (740) 355-9015.

March 20, 6:30 p.m. — Tom Stiverson.

March 21, 7:30 p.m. — Steve Free.

March 23, 8 p.m. — Accoustic Open Session. Bring an instrument.

March 28, 6 p.m. — 7 Nations Celtic Club.

March 28, 8 p.m. — Pub Quiz.

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 16 — Bluegrass Strangers Band.

‰March 30 — Rowan County Ramblers Band.

‰April 6 — Bo Issac and The Rounders Band.

‰April 20 — Evans Brothers Band (Dave Evans may appear with band).

‰May 4 — Velvet Blue Band (Bryan Cooper).

‰May 18 — Hammertowne Band (David Carroll and Scott Tackett).

All shows are $8 and start at 7 p.m., but subject to change. The community 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 at Warnock in Greenup County.

Admission is $5. Children 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.



SIPP THEATER

Saturday, 7 p.m. — Larry Sparks. Tickets $20.

336 Main St., Paintsville. For more information, call (606) 297-1469. cityofpaintsville.net/sipp.



STUART’S OPERA HOUSE

‰Friday and Saturday, 15, 16, and 17 — ABC Players present “Is There Life After High School?”

52 Public Square, Nelsonville, Ohio. For more information, call (740) 753-1924 or visit stuartsoperahouse.org.



TIMBO’S BAR

Fridays and Saturdays — Karaoke with Honey Boggs.

719 Oak St., Kenova. (304) 453-4320.



UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY

SINGLETARY CENTER FOR THE ARTS

‰Thursday, 7:30 p.m. —UK Percussion Group Concert. Singletary Center for the Arts Recital Hall. Free and open to the public.

‰Thursday, 8 p.m. — Joel McHale. Singletary Center for the Arts Concert Hall.

‰June 7 through 15, 7:30 p.m. — It's A Grand Night For Singing!

Shows by the Studio Players are at the Carriage House Theatre, Lexington.

405 Rose St., Lexintgon. Main office (859) 257-1706; for tickets, call (859) 257-4929. finearts.uky.edu/singletary-center.



VALLEY MUSIC

‰Fridays, 8 to 11 p.m. — Lundy Wright, The Ravens.

‰Saturdays, 8 to 11 p.m. — Get ‘er Done Band.

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

Shows

‰Friday, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Chamomile And Whiskey / Tribe Of The Elk / Sasha Colette. Tickets $7.

‰Saturday, 10 p.m. to 3 a.m. — Sly Roosevelt / Recovery Council. Tickets 5.

‰March 15, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Ten Carp Lie / Crisp & Davis. Tickets $5.

‰March 16, 10 p.m. to  2 a.m. — The Recipe. Tickets $10.

‰April 5, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Rumpke Mountain Boys / 600 LBS Of Sin. Tickets $10.

‰April 20, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Cumberland River / B.R.A.T.C.A.M.B / The Modock Rounders, Harlan County, Kentucky Bluegrass band Cumberland River's music is featured on FX Network’s TV show JUSTIFIED. Tickets $8.

Most tickets are available online at etix.com.

741 Sixth Ave. in Huntington. vclublive.com.



VFW POST 1168

Wednesday and Thursday — Bingo

The post is off Rt. 3 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

Monday, 8 p.m. — “The Studs of Comedy Presents: The Whiskey River Comedy Showcase.” Free admission.

Tuesdays — Karaoke.

Wednesdays — Advanced line dance class. Free.

Thursdays — Beginner line dance class. Free.

Fridays — DJ Tinia.

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 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

‰April 7, 2 p.m. — Jesse McReynolds and The Virginia Boys.

‰April 21, 2 p.m. — Larry Cordle and Lonesome Standard Time.

‰May 5,  2 p.m. — The Spinney Brothers.

The venue is at Simons Middle School Auditorium, 242 W. Water St., Flemingsburg. For more information, call Paula Hinton at (606) 748-0798 or email paulahinton2000@yahoo.com.



THEATERS



THE ARIEL-ANN CARSON DATER

PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE

‰Saturday, 8 p.m. — The Voices, John and Nancy Shuffle, The Ohio Valley Symphony. Tickets: $24, Senior Tickets: $22, Student tickets: $12.

‰March 16, 8 p.m. — Comedy show with Tim Cavanagh and Bob Zany.  Tickets $20. Age restrictions: No minors.

‰April 6, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. — Songwriters Symposium.

‰April 6, 8 p.m. — Songwriters Concert with Pat Alger, Matt King, and Jon Vezner.

‰April 20,  8 p.m. — Comedy show with Pat Dixon and Mike Armstrong. 18 years or older.

‰April 27,  8 p.m. —  Ohio Valley Symphony: The Amazing Cello with Efe Baltacigil. All ages.

‰May 18, 7 p.m. — Tri-County Gospel Sing.

‰July 6, 8 p.m. — Summer Elizaeth Concert, The Ohio Valley Symphony.

‰July 20, 2 p.m. — Mark Wood Fun Show, I Dig Reading.

‰Aug. 3, 10 a.m. — Oboes On The Ohio, A Double Reed Festival.

‰Aug. 3, 8 p.m. — Oboes On The Ohio Concert.

‰Oct. 5, 8 p.m. — Glorious Gershwin, The Ohio Valley Symphony.

‰Nov. 2, 8 p.m. — Magical Mozart, The Ohio Valley Symphony.

‰Nov. 9, 1 p.m. — Ariel Bluegrass Competition.

‰Nov. 30, 7:30 p.m. — A Country Christmas, The Midnight Cloggers.

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

‰Dec. 14, 2 p.m. — Merry TubaChristmas.

For more information, call (740) 446-2787, visit at arieltheatre.org.

426 2nd Ave. Gallipolis, Ohio.



ARTS RESOURCES

FOR THE TRI-STATE

Shows

‰March 15, 16, 22 and 23, 8 p.m. — “Julius Caesar.” General admission $10; dinner and show $25.

‰May 24, 25, and June 1, 8 p.m. and May 26 and June 2, 2 p.m. — “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.” General admission $15; dinner and show $30.

‰Aug. 16, 17, 23 and 24, 8 p.m. — “The Man Who Came to Dinner.” General admission $10; dinner and show $25.

‰Oct. 11, 12, 18, 19, 8 p.m. and Oct. 13 and 20, 2 p.m. — “Shenandoah.” General admission $15; dinner and show $30.

‰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

Concerts

‰Saturday,  7:30 p.m. — Cheryl Wheeler.

‰April 6, 7:30 p.m. — Jonathan Edwards.

‰May 11, 7:30 p.m. — Peter Yarrow.

Stage shows

‰April 4, 7:30 p.m. — “Fiddler on the Roof.”

‰April 23, 7:30 p.m. — Experience the Beatles with “Rain.”

‰May 7, 7:30 p.m. — “Rock of Ages.” *Contains adult material and subject matter.

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

‰Today, 9:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.; Today, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m.; and Sunday, 2:30 p.m. — “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.” Tickets $15 for adults and $12 for students.

‰May 17 through 26, Thursdays through Saturdays, 8 p.m., Sundays, 2:30 p.m. — The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged). Tickets $10.

‰Oct. 25 through Nov. 3, Thursdays through Saturdays, 8 p.m., Sundays, 2:30 p.m. — The Rocky Horror 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.



FIRST STAGE THEATRE

COMPANY, INC.

At Jean Carlo Stephenson Auditorium, Huntington City Hall, 800 Fifth Ave., Huntington, W.Va. Adults $12; children and seniors $10. Visit firststagetheatre.org or find us on Facebook at facebook.com/pages/First-Stage-Theatre-Company/151408134941398.



JENNY WILEY THEATER

‰June 20, 21, 27, July 12, 13, 19 and Aug. 2, lunch matinee — “Church Basement Ladies” at Wilkinson Stumbo Convention Center, Prestonsburg. Tickets start at $13.

‰June 14, 16, 19, 22, July 26, and Aug. 3, evening show — “Church Basement Ladies” at Wilkinson Stumbo Convention Center, Prestonsburg. Tickets start at $13.

‰June 28, 29, 30, July 3, 5, 6, 17, 19, 24, 27, 31, Aug. 2, 6, 8, and 10, 8:15 p.m. — “The Sound of Music.” Tickets start at $13.

‰July 12, 13, 14, 18, 20, 25, 26, Aug. 1, 7 and 9, 8:15 p.m. — “Oklahoma!” Tickets start at $13.

‰June 17 and 18, 8:15 p.m. — “The Jungle Book Kids.” Tickets start at $5.

‰July 22 and 23, 8:15 p.m. — “Seussical the Musical Jr.” Tickets start at $5.

‰Oct. 11, 16, 17 and 18, 10 a.m. — “The Legend of Jenny Wiley.” at Mountain Arts Center,

‰Oct. 11, 12, 17, 18, 7:30 p.m. — “The Legend of Jenny Wiley.” at Mountain Arts Center, Prestonsburg. Tickets start at $10.

‰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.

Events

Saturday, 5:30 to Noon — Elk Viewing Tours.

Contact Park Manager, Julian Slone,  Jenny Wiley State Resort Park, 75 Theatre Ct., Prestonsburg, KY 41653

Phone: (606) 889-1790, Toll Free: (800) 325-0142, Email: julian.slone@ky.gov.



KEITH-ALBEE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

‰Today, 7:30 p.m. — “Hair” at Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center.

‰April 28, 7 p.m. — “The Addams Family” at Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center.

Tickets can be purchased at the Marshall Artists Performing Arts Center. For more information, call (304) 696-3326 or visit marshallartistsseries.org.



THE KENTUCKY CENTER FOR THE ARTS

‰Friday, 8 p.m. — MOMIX Botanica. Tickets start at $25.

‰Friday, 8 p.m. — Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. Tickets start at $45.

‰Saturday, 8 p.m. — Louisville Orchestra. “Blue Planet Live.” Tickets start at $10.

‰Sunday, 4 p.m. — Open mic.

‰Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. — The Pipes and Drums of the Black Watch 3rd Battalion. Tickets start at $27.

‰March 14, 10:30 a.m. and March 15, 8 p.m. — Louisville Orchestra “Organ Symphony.” Tickets start at $17.

‰March 16, 2 p.m. — Louisville Leopard Percussion. Tickets start at $15.

‰March 16, 8 p.m. — Blood, Sweat and Tears with the Louisville Orchestra. Tickets start at $26.

‰March 19, 6 p.m. — Elaine Pagels. Tickets start at $20.

‰March 22, 7 p.m. and March 23, 3 p.m. — Bourbon Classic. Prices vary. Call (502) 584-7777 for packages.

‰March 28, 10:30 a.m. and March 29, 8 p.m. — Louisville Orchestra “Music Unwound.” Tickets start at $17.

‰March 30, 8 p.m. — Indigo Girls join the Louisville Orchestra. Tickets start at $20.

‰April 4, 6:30 p.m. — Louisville Orchestra “NightLites Insights.” Tickets start at $20.

‰April 12, 7 p.m., April 13, 10:30 a.m., 2 and 5:30 p.m. and April 14, 1 and 4:30 p.m. — Sesame Street Live. Tickets start at $15.75.

‰April 12, 8 p.m. and April 13, 2 and 8 p.m. — Louisville Ballet “Breaking Ground.” Tickets start at $30.

‰April 14, 4 p.m. — Open mic.

‰April 18, 7:30 p.m. — David Sedaris. Tickets start at $39.50.

‰April 19, 8 p.m. — Josh Ritter. Tickets start at $25.

‰April 25, 10:30 a.m. and April 26, 8 p.m. — Louisville Orchestra “Pictures and Paintings.” Tickets start at $17.

‰April 25, 7:30 p.m. — Brian Regan. Tickets start at $38.50.

‰April 27, 8 p.m. — Louisville Orchestra “The Music of the Who.” Tickets start at $26.

‰April 30 and May 1, 7:30 p.m. — Shen Yun. Tickets start at $62.75.

‰May 11 and 18, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. — “Charlotte’s Web.” Tickets start at $14.75.

‰June 7, 8 p.m. — Johnny Mathis. Tickets start at $43.50.

‰June 9, 4 p.m. — Open mic.

501 W. Main St., Louisville. (502) 562-0100. kentuckycenter.org. 



LEXINGTON CHILDREN’S

THEATRE

Shows

‰April 20, 21 and 28, 2 p.m. and April 20, 7 p.m. — “The Hundred Dresses.” Tickets $17 for adults and $14 for children. Recommended for ages 3 and older.

‰May 5, 11 and 12, 2 p.m. and May 11, 7 p.m. — “The Tallest Tale Ever Told.” $14 for adults and $12 for children. Recommended for ages 8 and older.

418 W. Short St., Lexington. For more information call (859) 254-4546 or visit lctonstage.org.



LEXINGTON OPERA HOUSE

‰Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m.; March 9, 2 p.m. — Dance SCAPA. Tickets start at $12.

‰March 15, 8 p.m., March 16, 2 and 8 p.m. and March 17, 7 p.m. — The Addams Family. Rated PG-13.

‰March 28, 7 p.m.; March 29 and 30, 8 p.m.; March 30, 2 p.m. — “Les Miserables” school edition. Tickets start at $12.

‰April 12, 7:30 p.m., April 13, 2 and 7:30 p.m. and April 14, 2 p.m. — Lexington Ballet Company “Coppélia.” Tickets start at $19.75.

‰April 19, 8 p.m., April 20, 2 and 8 p.m. and April 21, 2 and 7 p.m. — “Dreamgirls.” Rated PG-13.

‰May 11, 2 and 8 p.m. and May 12, 2 p.m. — Kentucky Ballet Theatre, “Peter Pan.” Tickets start at $16.

‰June 1, 7:30 p.m. — “MoTown in Motion.”

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



MARSHALL UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MUSIC

‰Today, 8 p.m. — MU jazz combos at Jomie Jazz Forum.

‰Friday, 7:30 p.m. — Senior recital: Michael Rose, voice at Johnson Memorial Methodist Church, 513 10th St.

‰Saturday, 8 p.m. — Senior recital: Kayla Honaker, clarinet.

‰Monday, 8 p.m. — Faculty recital: Violauta Duo (Julio Alves, guitar and Wendell Dobbs, flute).

‰Wednesday, 8 p.m. — Guest artist: Daniela Mineva, piano.

‰March 14, 8 p.m. — Jomie Jazz visiting artist: Thad Franklin, trumpet and Matt Ubry, bass at Jomie Jazz Forum.

‰March 16, all day — MU day of percussion.

‰March 27, 8 p.m. — Senior recital: Christopher Kimes, saxophone.

‰March 28, 8 p.m. — Guest recital: Sarasvati Piano Trio.

‰April 4, 8 p.m. — Faculty recital: Julio Alves, guitar.

‰April 5, noon — MUsic Alive Series: Contrasts Doubleplay Duo at First Presbyterian Church, 1015 Fifth Ave.

‰April 6, all day — MU tuba and euphonium day.

‰April 7, 3 p.m. — MU opera workshop.

‰April 8, 8 p.m. — MU guitar studio recital.

‰April 11, 8 p.m. — MU trombone and euphonium studio recital.

‰April 13, all day — MU chamber choir festival.

‰April 14, 3 p.m. — MU chamber choir.

‰April 15, 8 p.m. — Senior recital: Ryan Striker, clarinet.

‰April 17, 8 p.m. — MU guitar ensemble.

‰April 18, 8 p.m. — MU percussion ensemble.

‰April 19, 8 p.m. — MU university chorus.

‰April 20, all day — MU trombone day.

‰April 20, 8 p.m. — Graduate recital: Andrew Tilley, percussion.

‰April 21, 8 p.m. — Belle and Lynum Jackson winner recital.

‰April 22, 8 p.m. — MU jazz 12.1.

‰April 24, 8 p.m. — MU orchestra.

‰April 25, 8 p.m. — MU wind symphony and symphonic band.

‰April 27, 8 p.m. — MU choral union.

‰April 28, 3 p.m. — MU choral union.

‰April 28, 8 p.m. — Senior recital: Tim Fererston, viola.

‰April 30, 8 p.m. — MU jazz 12.1.

‰May 2, 8 p.m. — Jomie Jazz visiting artist: Guy Remonko at Jomie Jazz Forum.

All events in Smith Recital Hall, unless noted otherwise.

The Department of Music, Marshall University, One John Marshall Drive, Huntington. (304) 696-3117. marshall.edu/cofa/music.



PARAMOUNT ARTS CENTER

Events

‰March 14 and 15, 7 p.m. and March 16, 3 and 7 p.m. — “Wizard of Oz.” Adults $14; Students $10; Lap seats $5 added to adult ticket.

‰March 21, 7 p.m. — Ritch Collins 3-0. Tickets $5.

‰March 26, 7:30 p.m. — Elvis Lives. Tickets start at $30.

‰April 26, 8 p.m. — Loretta Lynn. Tickets start at $35.

‰June 7, 7 p.m. — David Phelps: “Classic” Tour. Tickets start at $20.

Lap seats are for children 12 months and younger.

For more information, visit paramountartscenter.com or call (606) 324-3175.



PIONEER PLAYHOUSE

June 7 through June 22 — Deathtrap.

June 25 through July 6 — Tamed.

July 9 through July 20 — The Search for Tinker Doyle.

July 23 Through August 3 — Moon Over Buffalo.

August 6 through August 17 — Cockeyed.

August 22, 23, and 24 — Etta May, Back By Popular Demand!

Dinner served at 7:30 p.m., Showtime at 8:30 p.m. Reservations call (859) 236 -2747, Toll-free, 866-KYplays

(866-597-5297). Adults, theater only: $16. dinner and show, $28. Children (12 and under),theater only, $9, dinner and show, $15. Groups (of 10 or more), theater only, $14, dinner and show, $26.

840 Stanford Road Danville. For more information, call (866) 597-5297 or (859) 236-2747. pioneerplayhouse.com.



THE RED CABOOSE REGIONAL ARTISAN CENTER

Inside the Visitors Center at Heritage Station, 210 11th St., Huntington, W.Va. For more information call, (800) 635-6329 or (304) 525-7333 or visit, wvvisit.org.



UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY

SINGLETARY CENTER FOR THE ARTS

‰Today through Saturday, March 15, 16, 17, 22 and 23, 8 p.m., and March 10 and 24, 2:30 p.m. — “The Hound of the Baskervilles” by the Studio Players.

‰May 9 through 12, May 17 through 19 and May 25, 8 p.m., and May 26, 2:30 p.m. — “Funny Money” by the Studio Players.

Shows by the Studio Players are at the Carriage House Theatre, Lexington.

405 Rose St., Lexington. Main office (859) 257-1706; for tickets, call (859) 257-4929. finearts.uky.edu/singletary-center.



WEXNER CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Exhibits

‰Through April 7 — “More American Photographs.”

‰Through April 7 — Christian Marclay: “The Clock.”

‰Through April 7 — “Josiah McElheny: Towards a Light Club.”

‰Wednesday, 12:30 p.m. — “Double Take: Aesthetics and the Economy.”

Performing Arts

‰March 16, 8 p.m. — Naseer Shamma and Al-Oyoun Ensemble.

‰March 21 through 23 — Faye Driscoll: “You're Me.”

%April 9 — Shantala Shivalingappa

Namasya.

‰April 12— Zammuto.

‰April 13 — Christian Howes Quartet.

‰April 18  through Apirl 21 —1927, The Animals and Children Took to the Streets.

‰April 27 — Craig Taborn Trio

Film/Video

Public Programs

‰Saturday, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. — “Off the Grid.”

‰May 3 — “Terrapin Puppet Theatre Boats.”

Lectures

Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday; and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday; closed Monday.

1871 N. High St. at the corner of 15th Avenue on the campus of The Ohio State University in Columbus. For more information, call (614) 292-0330 or (614) 292-3535. wexarts.org



MUSIC



BETTER DAY PARADE

‰Friday, 10 p.m. — The Heliotropes with John Lancaster and Beliefs. The Empty Glass, Charleston.

‰Saturday, — Hybrid Soul Project at Sound Factory. Charleston.

‰Saturday, 7 p.m. — Ray Lawrence Jr. And Friends. The Empty Glass, Charleston.

‰Saturday, 10 p.m. — "Silence The Ocean" with "I Come Alive", "Within This Empire" and "Anansi", By The Iron Gate's Upper Level. Point Pleasant, West Virginia

‰March 17, — Tim Reynolds (Lead guitarist for Dave Matthews Band) & TR3 on St. Patty's Day at Sound Factory, Charleston.

‰March 23, 9 p.m. — Underthro with  A Burning Hope, No Promise of Tomorrow, Kalm The Kraken and Echoes Never Lie, By The Iron Gate's Upper Level. Point Pleasant, W.Va.

 ‰March 27, 9 p.m. — Super Freakin' Fun Road Show, The Empty Glass, Charleston.

‰March 28, 5 p.m. — Dine Out For Cure — Moe's Southwest Grill, Ashland.

‰March 30, 8 p.m. — The Butchers Blade, A Soul Disowned, Shallowpoint, Anthems of Imperium, and Downbleed. The Hideaway, Johnson City, Tenn..

‰March 30, 9 p.m. — Live, Loud and Local at The Upper Level Featuring Under Social, Pointless Pleading, Zeroking, A Burning Hope and Jim Vest, By The Iron Gate's Upper Level. Point Pleasant, W.Va.

‰April 12, 10 p.m. —  Meuwlfest 2013, The Empty Glass,  Charleston.

‰May 4, 6 p.m. — Win 2 Tickets to Soilwork, Jeff Loomis, Blackguard, The Browning, Wretched, Alrosa Villa, Columbus, Ohio.

‰June 1, 6 p.m. — Second annual Concert for the USO. O'Sheckys Live, Columbus.

‰July 4, 9 p.m. — Freedom Fest Live, The Empty Glass, Charleston.

‰Friday and Saturday, 10 p.m. — Frogtown USA, Ironton.

‰March 22 and 23, 10 p.m. — Frogtown USA, Ironton.

‰May 17 and 18, 10 p.m. — Frogtown USA, Ironton.

‰June 21, 10 p.m. — Frogtown USA, Ironton.

‰Sept. 20, 10 p.m. — Frogtown USA, Ironton.

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

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



BRONSON BUSH

For more information, call (606) 831-7595 or visit facebook.com/bronsonbushmusic.

Head South band members are Phil Osborne, lead guitar; Larry Deerfield, drums; Tom Hall, bass; and Tom Stephens, keyboards.



CARRIER

Carrier plays classic rock of the ’70s and ’80s. Band members are Jordan Ware, Jeff Preston, Denver Rice and Jeff Ware.



THE CORNBREAD MAFIA BAND

Visit facebook.com/TheCornbreadMafiaBand?ref=ts&fref=ts.



DREAMCULT

April 13, 8 p.m. — Whiskey Rocks with The Panic Bar.

Band members are Kyle Baldridge, drums; Clint Adkins, vocals, guitar, piano; Morton Counts, bass, vocals; and Brad Stewart, lead guitar.

Visit facebook.com/pages/Dreamcult/139670446043905?ref=ts&fref=ts.



EDDIE AND THE COUGARS



GILLGUMESH

‰Friday, 8 p.m. — Idiot Fun Club at Crosskeys Tavern, By Idiotfunclub. Chillicothe, Ohio.

‰March 14, 7:30 a.m. — Go Green, Save Green Workshop. Transylvania University, William T. Young Campus Center.

‰March 16, 10 p.m. — The Recipe at The V Club, Huntington.

‰March 30, 8 p.m. — Iron Horse Bluegrass Live at The V Club,  Huntington.

‰May 30, 2 p.m. — 12th annual Appalachian Uprising.

Original funky, jazzy, groove music performed by the Gillum brothers, Andrew and Nathan Gillum. Visit facebook.com/gillgumesh.



GYPZY ROZE

March 15 and 16, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — FrogTown.

March 22 and 23, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Fuzzy Duck.

March 29 and 30, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — FrogTown.

Band members are Robin Fraley, lead vocals, Jason Fields, bass and lead vocals, Donnie Stacy, guitars and sound, Mike Boggs, guitars and Josh Kitchen, drums and lead vocals. Visit myspace/gypzyroze06 or facebook.com/pages/Gypzy-Roze/205022341087.



HOUNDOG HARRISON

A hometown group with its origins coming from the Blue Creek area is sure to please everyone with their “American Roots Rock.” The band writes most of their own music and is comprised of the following members, Ronnie Richards, main vocals; Mike Barnhart, keyboards; Jodi Gray, percussion; Brad Gray, mandolin and guitar; Bob Manley, saxophone; and Randy Ballinger, bass.



HUNTINGTON SYMPHONY

ORCHESTRA

‰March 16, 8 p.m. — A Celtic Celebration featuring flutist Wendell Dobbs. Tickets start at $20. Keith Albee Performing Arts Center.

Tickets on sale. For more information, call (304) 781-8343 or visit huntingtonsymphony.org.



LEGACY

Fridays in March, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. — Ironton Moose.

Members are Dale Kelley, bass and vocals; Mary Grooms, lead vocals; Raymond Mills, lead guitar and vocals; Keith Wilson, percussion; Lonnie Castle, keys.



THE ORIGINAL FUGITIVES

The Original Fugitives are Todd Smith, lead vocals and comedy; Tim Kleinman, drums; Terry Childers, bass; David Panchott, guitar and horns; and Danny Young, B3 and keyboards. Visit facebook.com/pages/The-Original-Fugitives/176057225769209.



POACEOUS

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

April 13, 8 to 11 p.m. — VFW in Ironton.

April 20, 8 p.m. to Midnight — End Zone in Ironton. (740) 533-1111.

Aug. 1 — Foggy Valley Bluegrass Festival, Hillboro.

Aug. 17 — Coutry Music Stage Park Bluegrass Festival in Nova, Ohio.

Members are Dennis Page, Sheree Page, Greg Combs, Ernie Davis and John Bobo.

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



THE RETURN

Band members are Mike Fitzpatrick, guitar, keyboards, vocals; Gary Kesling, drums, keyboards, vocals; Dave Copley, bass, keyboards, backing vocals.

Visit thereturnlive.com or email thereturn2000@hotmail.com. (606) 324-5545 or (606) 324-1439.



RICK HUCKABY

For more information, visit rickhuckaby.com.



ROBIN TACKETT AND MIDNIGHT STORM

Robin Tackett Blankenship, Ed Blankenship, Tom Timberlake, Lou Ann Timberlake-Adams, Don Schug.



SILVER STRINGS BAND



SINGING KERNELS

A barbershop-style male chorus from Ashland. Tickets may be purchased at the door or online at southern.ohiou.edu/irontonarts. facebook.com/singing.kernels



SISTER REDDEN HAIR

Playing classic rock. Band members are Angy Hall and Danny Craig. Visit the band on Facebook or email sisredhair@gmail.com.



SOUTHERN THUNDER

Band members are John Sharp, rhythm, vocals; Wayne Neal, lead guitar; Jason Neal, bass and keyboard; and Jim Rice, drummer.

‰March 30, 7 a.m. — Coal Grove Lions Harold Haney Pancake Breakfast. Dawson-Bryant High School. Coal Grove.

Visit the band at facebook.com/southern.thunder.16?fref=ts or myspace.com/thesouthernthunderband01.



SPLIT DECISION BAND

Fridays and Saturdays, 9 p.m. — American Legion Post 76, 405 20th St., Ashland.

Band members are Ray Hale, lead vocals, guitar and percussion; Mike Allen, lead guitar and vocals; Gary Higginbotham, keyboard and vocals; Tony Thomas, bass and vocals; and Steve Wurts, drums and DJ.

Email sdband2007@yahoo.com or visit facebook.com/pages/The-Split-Decision-Band/493658340243.



STEVE FREE

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

For more information, visit stevefree.com.



STRING THERAPY

Band members are Dave Bond, guitar and vox, Josh Click, bass and vox, Bob Kelley, dobro and vox, Jim Reed, mandolin and vox and Todd Sams, banjo.

Visit the band on Facebook or string-therapy.com.



THE WHIPPS

Band members are Don Hanshaw, lead vocals; Larry Collinsworth, lead guitar; Eric Daniels, bass; Greg Fletcher, drums. thewhipps.com.

For more information, call Paula Hinton at (606) 748-0798 or email paulahinton2000@yahoo.com.





OTHER FUN



BIG SANDY SUPERSTORE

ARENA

‰Sunday, 6 p.m. — Higher Learning Tour 2013, Dee-1, Propoganda and Comedian Bone Hampton, Keith Albee Performing Arts Center. Tickets on sale now. $24, General Admission, $18, with College ID, $18, for groups of 15+ (two free tickets with order).

‰Friday, 4 to 9 p.m. —WSAZ Home and Garden Show.  Admission: $6.50 adults, $5 seniors (55 and older), children free (12 and younger).

‰Saturday, — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. — WSAZ Home and Garden Show.  Admission: $6.50 adults, $5 seniors (55 and older), children free (12 and younger).

‰Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. — WSAZ Home and Garden Show. Admission: $6.50 adults, $5 seniors (55 and older), children free (12 and younger).

‰March 15 and 16, 7:30 p.m. — Monster Truck Tour.

‰April 16, 7 p.m. — “Sesame Street Live: Elmo Makes Music.”

‰April 17, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. —  “Sesame Street Live: Elmo Makes Music.”

‰April 19, 4 to 9 p.m., April 20, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., and April 21, noon to 5 p.m. — 43rd annual Dogwood Festival.

‰May 17, 7:30 p.m. — Larry the Cable Guy and Bill Engvall. Tickets start at $25.

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



CAMDEN PARK

Season passes available for $59.99 per person. Parking passes are $14.99 each. To order, call (866) 8CAMDEN or visit camdenpark.com.

The park is off Exit 6 of I-64, Huntington.



CARTER CAVES STATE RESORT PARK

‰March 23, Through May 11, 10 a.m. — “BYOK” Tygart Creek Kayak Float.

‰March 30 and 31, Carter Caves Easter Weekend Getaway.

‰April 6, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. — Estern Mining Collectors, Association Spring Meet and Show.

‰April 13 and 14, 10 a.m. — Tygart Creek Regretta Canoe Excursion.

‰Apirl 19 through 21, — Carter Caves Wildflower Pilgrimage.

‰April 26 through 28, — Campers Appreciation Weekend.

‰May 4 and 5, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. — Smoky Bridge High Line Ride.

‰May 11 and 12, 10 a.m. — “BYOK” Tygart Creek Kayak Float.

‰May 18, 9:30 a.m. — Exploring the New Frontier.

344 Caveland Drive, Olive Hill. For more information and reservations, call the park at (606) 286-4411 or (800) 325-0059. For a list of the weekend's activities, visit parks.ky.gov/parks/resortparks/carter-caves/events.aspx.



CHARLESTON CIVIC CENTER

‰March 21, 7 p.m. — Third Day-The Miracle Tour.

‰April 24, 25 and 26, 7:30 p.m, Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey presents “Dragons.”

‰May 8, 7:30 p.m. — Carrie Underwood with guest, Hunter Hayes.

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

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



COLLIS P. HUNTINGTON

RAILROAD HISTORICAL

SOCIETY

Shows and Events

‰March 16 and 17 — 30th annual Greenbo Model Railroad Show,  Greenbo Lake State Park, Argillite.

‰March 24 through 27 —Washington DC Trip.

‰April 17 through 21 — Chicago Trip.

‰June 9 through 12 — New York City Trip.

‰June 21 — 150th Anniversary Trip to The Greenbrier.

‰Aug. 18 through 21 — Philadelphia Trip.

For tickets or more information, call (304) 523-0364 or 866-639-7487; email newrivertrain@aol.com or visit newrivertrain.com.



EASTERN KENTUCKY

EXPO CENTER

‰March 21, 7 p.m.  — Harlem Globetrotters.

‰April 20, 7:30 p.m. — Brantley Gilbert “Hell on Wheels Tour!” With Kip Moore.

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



FORGOTTEN TIMES FARM

Open Monday through Friday, 5 p.m. until dark and all day Saturday.

On Little Cat Fork Road in Louisa off Rt. 3 south from Ashland, north from Louisa. Call ahead for crop availability at (606) 686-3301. Visit the farm on Facebook facebook.com/forgotntymesfarm.



GREENBO LAKE STATE RESORT PARK

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.



HAWKS NEST STATE PARK

‰March 16,  7:30 p.m.— A St. Patrick's Evening with Mick Souter. Reservations: (304) 658-5212.

‰April 19 through 21 — Tenth annual New River Gorge Wildflower Weekend.

‰Sept. 7 — “Cornstalk’s Raid.” 250th commemoration of this historic event.

49 Hawks Nest Park Road, Ansted, W.Va. For more information, call (304) 658-5212 or email hawksnestinfo@wv.gov. hawksnestsp.com.



HERITAGE FARM MUSEUM AND VILLAGE

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.



MOUNTAIN ARTS CENTER

Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m. — Big Sandy Idol.

March 15, 7 p.m. — The Voices of Appalachia.

March 16, 7 p.m. — The Lyrick Talent Quest.

March 23, 6:30 p.m. 24, 2:30 p.m. — Pilgrim.

April 5, 6:30 p.m. — Melvins Goins Homecoming Concert.

April 27, 6:50 p.m. — Spring Gospel Concert.

May 4, 6 p.m. — Qualifying Round.

June 14, 6 p.m. — Semi Finals.

June 15, 6 p.m. — Semi Finals.

July 13, 7:30 — Finals.

Aug. 17, 7:30 p.m. — Carl Hurley w/ Special Guests The Moron Brothers.

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

‰March 10 — Sunday In the Park: Except for That Band.

‰March 15 through 17 — Women’s getaway weekend. Event includes facials, crafts, exercise programs, meals and more. Overnight package available.

‰March 17 through 22 — Quilter's Spring Retreat.

‰March 17 — St. Patrick's Day, Sunday In the Park, Scott Cain.

‰March 31 — Easter Weekend.

‰April 5 and 6 — Murder mystery dinner theater. Overnight package available.

May 4 — 9th annual Engines and Wheels Festival. Contact Fred Steed, (304) 628-3396.

‰May 10 and 11 — 19th annual North Bend Bluegrass Festival. Overnight package available for lodge, cabins and campground.

‰May 24-27 — Memorial Day Weekend.

‰June 1 — National Trail Day Weekend.

‰June 20 — Civil War Showcase with Cannon Firings and Ladies Tea.

‰July 4-7 — Independence Day Weekend.

‰Aug. 10, 7 p.m. — "Wings of Wonder", Birds of Prey.

‰Aug. 30 through Sept. 2 — Labor Day Weekend.

‰Sept. 20 through 22 — Nature Wonder Weekend. Contact, (304) 558-2754.

‰Oct. 12 — 10-mile Hike! North Bend.

‰Oct. 26 — Halloween Party.

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

‰Dec. 14 — Breakfast with Santa.

‰Dec. 31 — New Year's Eve Party.

‰March 16 — Winter Jam 2013 Tour Spectacular. Tickets $10.

‰April 27, 7 p.m. — Taylor Swift: The Red Tour. Tickets start at $32.

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