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Entertainment Calendar

Downtown clubs

Harrah’s Lake Tahoe

South Shore Room

Aug. 11: Mary Wilson of The Supremes, 7:30 p.m., $35

Aug. 17-18: The Smothers Brothers, 7:30 p.m., $45


Opens at 10:30 p.m., must be 21 or older

Thursday: Locals’ night

Friday: Ladies’ Night, ladies free

Saturday: Top DJs.

Sunday: Party with the VEX girls

To reserve VIP booth: (775) 586-6705

Center Stage

Wednesday through Saturday: Arthur Hervey, 9 p.m. to 2 p.m.


Saturday, Aug. 4: D.L. Hughley

Aug. 11: Aaron Lewis of Staind

Aug. 18: India.Arie

Sept. 21: The Killers (775) 586-2044

Galerie Blu’u, the art of jazz

Friday: Rocky Tatarelli Quintet, 8 p.m. to midnight

Saturday: Blu’u Prophets, 8 p.m. to midnight

(775) 588-3400, http://www.galeriebluu.com

Opal Ultra Lounge

Open: Wednesday through Sunday, 8 p.m.

Blu Nightclub

Open: Friday through Tuesday, 10 p.m.

(800) 648-3353

Harveys Resort Casino

Summer Outdoor Concerts

Friday and Saturday, Aug. 3-4: Rascal Flatts with Jason Aldean, 7 p.m. Tickets: $65.75/$89.75/$132.75

Aug. 14: Diana Krall with Chris Botti, 7 p.m. $49.50/$69.50/$99.50/$125

Aug. 30: Beyonce, Tickets: $57/$77/$97/$127.

Sept. 1: Toby Keith “Big Dog Daddy” Tour with special guests Miranda Lambert and Flynnville Train, 7 p.m. Tickets: $67.50/$87.50/$97.50/$125

Tickets are on sale at Ticketmaster and Ape Concerts.

Tahoe Live Stage

Friday, Saturday, Sunday: Jesse Kalin and Cool Black Kettle, 9 p.m.


Party Girls, adult show

Nightly, 10 p.m. No show on Mondays.

(800) 786-8208

Cabo Wabo Cantina

Live music every night

Mondays: Jester’s Attic, acoustic quintet with Aaron Hagar and Jesse Kalin, 9 p.m.

Thursdays: Cool Black Kettle, 9:30 p.m.

Hard Rock Cafe

(775) 588-6200

The Improv

Through Sunday, Aug. 5: Bob Zany and Don McEnery

Aug. 7Ð12: Ralph Harris and David Gee

Howie Nave is the opening act and emcee for all shows. Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets are $25, Sunday and Tuesday Ð Friday, and $30 on Saturday. The Improv is dark Mondays.

Horizon Casino


Nightly: TV’s Magic Stars

Nightly shows at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.

Special Kids Free matinee at 3 p.m. on Sundays. No show on Tuesdays

Aspen Lounge

(775) 588-6211

Bill’s Casino

Fridays and Saturdays: Piano Blast Sing Along with Guido, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Lakeside Inn

Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays: Karaoke in The Tavern at 11 p.m. No cover.

Embassy Suites

Fridays: Reggie Hall, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Saturdays: Darin Talbot, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Sundays: Darin Talbot, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

(530) 544-5400

Local spots

Attention musicians and club managers: To have your shows listed in Lake Tahoe Action call (530) 542-8033, or e-mail tparsons@tahoedailytribune.com

Lake Tahoe Music Festival

Saturday, Aug. 4: “Season of Classics” with Beethoven’s “Ninth Symphony” performed by the Lake Tahoe Music Festival Orchestra at Homewood Mountain Resort.

(530) 581-1184 or Tahoemusic.org

Whiskey Dick’s Saloon

Friday, Aug. 3: Too Short

Aug. 11: Souls of Mischief

Aug. 21: Murder Junkies, Bullett 66, The Hyenas

Aug. 26: P.O.S. from Ryhmesayer Entertainment

Sept. 1: Andre Nicatina

(530) 544-3425

Christiana Inn

Friday and Saturday: Trey Stone and Rocky Sleight, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

(530) 544-4777

Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort

901 Ski Run Blvd.

Bear Moon Cafe patio

Mondays: Fabrizio, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Riva Grill

Fridays and Saturdays: Jackie Dauzat, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Fox and Hound

Wednesdays: Blues Network, 9 p.m.

(775) 588-8887


675 Emerald Bay Road

Under the Radar (Outside)

Fridays: Doug Schwartz and Deep Fried Mojo, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Saturday: Brian Collins and Kyle Kirchbel


Thursdays: Fabrizio, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Tuesdays: Roger and Brian Collins and Friends, 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.

(530) 544-6675

Tahoe Underground

270 Kingsbury Grade

Live music every night

Happy Hour 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. with live acoustic music

Friday: Joanie Lee and Branding Iron

Saturday: Green Machine, reggae

Wednesdays and Sundays: Latino night

Aug. 10-11: Stone Free Experience, Jimi Hendrix tribute band

(775) 588-2333

Divided Sky, Meyers

(530) 577-0775

The Tudor

Wednesdays: Danny’s Rock ‘N’ Roll Evening, 80s and punk, 10 p.m.

Thursdays: Open Mic Night with Doug Schwartz

(530) 541-6603

Fremont Bistro & Wine Bar

Tuesdays: Acoustic guitar with Jerome Kessinger, 9 p.m. to midnight

Thursdays: Anne Roos, Celtic harp, 7:30 p.m.

(530) 541-6603

Lakeside Beach Grill

Thursday, Friday and Saturday: Martin and Vargas, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Sundays: Blu’u Prophets, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

(530) 544-4050

Valhalla Arts and Music Festival

Thursday through Saturday, Aug. 2-4: “Guilty Pleasures,” a musical comedy at the Valhalla Boathouse Theatre, Tallac Historic Site, three miles north of South Lake Tahoe on Highway 89, 7:30 p.m., $18 general admission, $15 students and seniors, $5 children

Sunday, Aug. 5: “Guilty Pleasures,” 2 p.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 7: Shakespeare on the Lawn, noon

(530) 541-4975, valhallatahoe.com

The Beacon

Camp Richardson

Thursday, Aug. 2: Steve Walker Band

Friday, Aug. 3: Rhythm Vandals

Saturday, Aug. 4: Nothin’ Personal

Sunday, Aug. 4: Shameus

Wednesday, Aug. 8: Dane Reinhart Band

(530) 541-0630

The Fresh Ketch

Music is 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Friday: Aug. 3: Jamie Rollins

Saturday, Aug. 4: Brother Dan

Thursdays: Jackie Douzat

Tuesdays: Trey Stone & Rocky Sleight

First three Wednesdays of each month: Randy Harwick & Friends

Aug. 10: Nail McGuinniss and the New World Jazz Project

Aug. 11: Patrick Major

Aug. 17: Carolyn Dolan

Aug. 18: REL-I, acoustic world music

Aug. 22: Dave Manning

Aug. 24: Nail McGuinniss and the New World Jazz Project

Aug. 25 Kip Yeager

Aug. 31: Randy Harwick and Coolwater

(530) 541-5683

McP’s Pub Tahoe

Live music every night, 9 p.m.

(530) 542-4435


Friday, Aug. 3: Izabella, 9 p.m., $7

Mondays: Skiff’s Project, 9 p.m. to midnight

Tuesdays: Karaoke

Wednesdays: Acoustic guitar with Jerome Kessinger, 9 p.m. to midnight

DJs every Saturday night from 10 p.m.-2 a.m.

(530) 541-4960

Murphy’s Irish Pub

Inside Rockwater Restaurant

Thursdays: Sean Cummings Celtic Jam, 8 p.m.

Fridays: Mark Wilson and Grace, 7 p.m.

Saturdays: Mike Bryan Trio, 8 p.m.

Sundays: Jackie Dauzat, 7 p.m.

(530) 544-8004

Heavenly Village

Saturday, Aug. 4: Cash Only Band, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Mountain Yoga

585 Tahoe Keys Blvd.

Aug. 10: Shimshai concert, 8 p.m., $15 suggested cover but no one will be turned away

(530) 318-2293

“Around the lake”

Crystal Bay Casino

Red Room

Thursday, Aug. 2: Trampled by Turtles, 10 p.m.

Friday, Aug. 3: Jeffrey Halford and the Healers, 10 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 4: Sol Jibe (Charlie Hunter after party)

Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 6-7: Anthony Smith’s Trunk Fulla FUnk, featuring Charlie Hitchcock, 10 p.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 8: Paul Rishell and Annie Raines, 9 p.m.

Thursday, Aug. 9: Hellbound Glory, 10 p.m.

Aug. 10: Mia Dyson (Pat Travers after party)

Crown Room

Saturday, July 28: New Orleans Rock & Roll – Cowboy Mouth, 9 p.m., $20 and $23

Aug. 4: The Charlie Hunter Trio, 9 p.m., $15 and $17

Wednesday, Aug. 8: Tahoe Comedy North, Mo Alexander, Robin Cree and Andy Peters

Aug. 10: The Pat Travers Band, 9 p.m., $23 and $25

Aug. 11 Crystal Bay Casino’s 70th Anniversary Party with The Rippingtons, 9 p.m., $50 and $40

(775) 831-0512

Tahoe Biltmore, Crystal Bay

Friday and Saturday, Aug. 3-4: Shake, Rattle & Roll

Aug. 6-8: Melissa Dru

Aug. 8-12: Ninth annual Hot Tahoe Crusin’ Car Show

Aug. 10-11: Melissa Dru

Aug. 13-15: Hindsight

Aug. 17-18: Hindsight

Aug. 17-19: Lake Tahoe Voodoo Rumble

Aug. 20-22: California Band

Aug. 23: DJ Greyboy with speacil appearance by Funk Shui, MC Jud Nester

Aug. 24-25: California Band

Aug. 24-26: Blue Groove, sport bike show

Aug. 27-29: Hindsight

Aug. 31-Sept. 1: Hindsight

Truckee River Park Amphitheatre

Friday, Aug. 3: Ziggy Marley, Dub Conscious

Saturday, Aug. 4: Midnite, The Abysinnians

Aug. 18: Truckee Bluegrass Festival, Hot Buttered Rum

Sept. 2: Truckee Reggae Festival

Sept. 9: Los Lonely Boys*

(530) 583-2801, http://www.renegadeshows.com,

* For Solstice Festival tickets go to http://www.taoeducation.org

** For Los Lonely Boys call Crystal Bay Casino at (775) 833-6333

Moody’s Bistro, Truckee

Friday and Saturday, Aug. 3-4: Dred Scott

(530) 587-8688

Village at Squaw Valley

Auld Dubliner

Sundays: Live Celtic Music, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

River Ranch Lodge, Tahoe City

Thursday, Aug. 9: New Monsoon

Aug. 23: Melvin Seals & JGB

Off the hill

Cozmic Cafe, Placerville

Friday, Aug. 3: Blues Night with Johnny Mojo, 8 p.m., $5

Saturday, Aug. 4: Prisioneros, musical, 8 p.m., $10

Information: (530) 642-8481 or on the Web at theCozmicCafe.com.

Carson Valley Inn, Minden

1627 Highway 395

Through Aug. 5: Hindsight

Aug. 7Ð12: Doctor Rock-It

Aug. 14-19: Area 51

Aug. 21Ð26: Melissa Dru

Aug. 28ÐSept. 2: Drew Baker Band

Sept. 4Ð9: Radio Rage

Sept. 11Ð16: The Fabulous Cut-Ups

Sept. 18Ð29: Kristen Lee

Sept. 25Ð30: RetroActive

Oct. 2-7: American Made

(775) 782-9711

Hawkins Amphitheater

Saturday, Aug. 4: Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars

Aug. 16: Bruce Cockburn with special guest Ron Sexsmith

Aug. 18: Ramsey Lewis Trio

Sept. 1: Blind Boys of Alabama, David Lindley

Sept. 4: Robert Randolph and the Family Band

(775) 833-6333

Grand Sierra Resort (Reno Hilton)

Tuesday, Aug. 7: Steel Pulse

Aug. 12: REO Speedwagon

Aug. 16: Stray Cats

Casino: (775) 789-2285

Reno Events Center

Sept. 16: Def Leppard, Styx and Foreigner

(775) 335-8840

John Ascuaga’s Nugget, Sparks

Saturday, Aug. 4: Brandi Carlile

Aug. 18: Dan Hicks & The Hot Licks

Aug. 24-25: Chris Isaak

(800) 648-1177

Rancho San Rafael Park

Reno-Tahoe Blues Fest,

Aug. 18: Caravan of Allstars/Little Gabe, Ernie Johnson, Tommy Castro, Bobby Blue Bland, Betty Wright and the O’Jays. Aug. 19: Jesse James, Lenny Williams, Robert Cray, Keb’ Mo’, Denise LaSalle and Patti LaBelle.

857-3378 or renotahoebluesfest.com

Silver Legacy, Reno

Aug. 10: The Temptations and the Four Tops

Aug. 11: Brian Wilson

(800) 687-8733

California State Fair, Sacramento

Golden Stage

August 21: Huey Lewis and The News, Lonestar

August 24: Third Day

August 28: All American Rejects

August 30: Chicago

September 2: Weird Al Yankovic

(530) 621-5860

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