Things to do Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012
ERNIE HAWKINS: 8 p.m. Adults $20, seniors $15, students $10, under 13 free. Acoustic blues guitar. Culture Center Theater. Call 304-550-9567.
GAITHER HOMECOMING: 6 p.m. Tickets $69.50, $36 and $28; seniors 60 and older discount price for some seats $22.50. Award-winning Gaither Vocal Band with Michael English, West Hampton, Mark Lowry and David Phelps. Special guests Booth Brothers, The Martins, Charlotte Ritchie and Kevin Williams. Charleston Municipal Auditorium. Call 800-745-3000.
2-BLUE BAND: 6 to 8 p.m. Free. Blues. Bluegrass Kitchen, 1600 Washington St. Call 304-346-2871.
ERNESTO TAMAYO: 8 p.m. Adults $15, students and seniors $10. Accompanied by Paul Morton and Matt Bacon. Historic Fayette Theater, 115 S. Court St., Fayetteville. Call 304-575-6421 or visit www.historicfayettetheater.com.
ROGER HICKS COUNTRY EXPRESS BAND: 7 p.m. Adults $8, children $3. Country music. Kanawha Valley Jamboree, 8902 MacCorkle Ave., Marmet. Call 304-545-2693.
SOUTHRIDGE BLUEGRASS BAND: 7:30 p.m. Adults $15, seniors $12, children $5. Bluegrass. Mountaineer Opry House, Milton. Call 304-743-5749 or visit www.mountaineeropry.com.
STAN McDANIEL BAND: 6 to 9 p.m. By donation. Nitro Senior Center, 21st Street and Second Avenue, Nitro. Call 304-755-5502.
ROGER YEARDLEY: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free. Taylor Books, 226 Capitol St. Call 304-342-1461 or visit www.taylorbooks.com.
LAPTOPIA: 3 to 11 p.m. Suggested donation $7. Electronic music festival to raise funds to install T Coil technology at Unitarian Universalist Congregation for hearing impaired. Music by Transmission by Echelon, Simple Self, Xylen Roberts, plus open mic jam. Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 520 Kanawha Blvd. W. Call 304-345-5042.
"HAIRSPRAY": 7:30 p.m. Tickets $10. Davis Fine Arts Theater, West Virginia State University. Call 304-776-3363.
"THE SECRET GARDEN": 8 p.m. Adults $17, students and seniors $14, children under 10 $7. Musical based on the classic children's novel. Actors Guild of Parkersburg, 724 Market St. Call 304-485-1300 or visit www.actorsguildonline.org.
DISCO AND DRAG SHOW: 10 and 11 p.m. Free. Featuring Tonya Cline, Tammy Why-Nott, Madison Monroe and Rylee Vanderbilt. Hosted by Mr. Pride 2011, Michael B. Upstairs lounge at Little India, 1604 Washington St. E. Call 304-720-3616.
CAPITAL CITY ART & CRAFT SHOW: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Adults $5, children 12 and under $1. Nearly 160 artisans from seven states will sell wares including jewelry, pottery, photography, fine art works, stone, metal sculpture and food. Sponsored by the Kanawha City Lions Club. Charleston Civic Center. Call 304-345-7469 or visit www.charlestonciviccenter.com.
KANAWHA TRAIL CLUB HIKE: 8 a.m. on Cow Pasture Loop. Carpool at 8 a.m. from Ohio and Randolph streets. Regroup at the Cranberry Visitors Center. The hike is approximately 7 miles on an easy trail. Wear something orange.