Free Nightly Entertainment in the Cabaret Lounge
The Carson Valley Inn features free live entertainment in the Cabaret Lounge on Sunday through Wednesday from 6:00 to 10 p.m., Thursday from 7:00 to 11 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 8:00 p.m. to 1 a.m. As a courtesy to the Inn's many sports fans, live entertainment is delayed as appropriate for certain major sports events so they may be viewed to their conclusion on the HD pull-down screen.
Steve Lord, July 13 – 16: Playing guitar and offering dynamic vocals, Steve is a main stage performer on the West Coast. Known as the man of a thousand songs, Steve presents an evening of oldies, country, pop, blues, jazz, soul and rock 'n' roll.
Decades, July 17 – 18: Decades presents a vibrant and diverse act from Chuck Berry's "Johnny B. Goode" to Katy Perry’s "California Girls." Decades' 4 part harmonies and energized rhythm section truly shine when playing hits from the 1950's to today. The group includes Samantha Francis (vocals, keyboards, guitar), Ben Ruttenberg (keyboards, guitar, vocals), Billy DiBono (drums, vocals), Will Watje (guitar, sax, vocals), and Tobias Brooks (bass, guitar, vocals).
Petty Theft – A Tribute to Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, July 19: Michael Furlong's Petty Theft Show has been appearing in casinos throughout the country as well as fairs and festivals nationally since 1990. Tom Petty himself made mention of Michael’s show in a 1996 Rolling Stone Magazine interview, on the internationally syndicated radio show "Rock Line" and on "MTV's Top 20 Countdown." Petty Theft performed in 2008 at Disneyworld Florida’s Epcot Center with Tom Petty’s written permission and blessings.
George Pickard, July 20 – 23: George is an accomplished performer, believable impressionist, captivating entertainer and successful song writer. He co-wrote "What Did You Do with Your Old Forty Fives" for Bobby Vinton and backed up many acts from the fifties and sixties including The Shirelles, The Diamonds and The Platters. He was also one of the Kingsmen (Louie, Louie) for a while. George has played the Fillmore in San Francisco with acts such as Santana, Big Brother and the Holding Company and Jefferson Airplane.
Just Us, July 24 – 26: Just Us is a unique group of musicians who decided to blend together the sounds of the Motor City and Oakland, CA to develop "Sweet, Grown & Sexy" sounds - music from the 60’s to the present. Aladdin handles lead vocal and percussions. He is joined by Les Carter on vocals and drums, Phil Weaver on vocals and guitar and Fred Williams on bass.
Michael Furlong, July 27 – 30: As a solo artist Michael has performed on Dick Clark's "American Bandstand," Showtime, VH-1 and various other music video shows internationally. His playlist is widely classic rock in nature performing a hits-only list of songs most with artists such as Rod Stewart, Bryan Adams, Tom Petty, Cheap Trick, CCR, Eddie Money, The Cars, Bad Company and the like.
Jo Mama, July 31 – August 2: Jo Mama conveys the same high energy whether they are playing funk, Latin, blues, swing, rock, country or calypso. Jo Mama features Paul Covarelli on guitar and vocals, drummer Jeff Bond lays down the back beat and Nancy Barker rounds it out on keyboards and vocals.
Chris Young, appears in concert on Saturday, August 2, 2014 at TJ's Corral, the Carson Valley Inn's new Outdoor Concert and Event Center. The doors open at 7:15 p.m. and the concert starts at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are $49 and $59 and are available at www.carsonvalleyinn.com.
The Carson Valley Inn (www.carsonvalleyinn.com) is located on US Hwy 395 in Minden, NV near the start of State Hwy 88, twenty minutes from Lake Tahoe's south shore and 45 minutes south of Reno. drinks, pastries and sundries.