SPENCER ELLIOTT: 7 to 9 p.m. Free. Acoustic fast fingerstyle guitar. Bluegrass Kitchen, 1600 Washington St., E. Call 346-2871.
THE NEWTOWN 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.
JOSH BUSKIRK: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free. Taylor Books, 226 Capitol St. Call 304-342-1461 or visit www.taylorbooks.com.
CHRIS KILLIAN and PAUL STRICKLAND: 8 and 10:15 p.m. Admission $10. The Comedy Zone, Holiday Inn, 400 Second Ave., South Charleston. Call 304-414-2386 or visit www.comedyzonecharleston.com.
"GOD OF CARNAGE": 7:30 p.m. Adults $15, students and seniors $10. Yasmina Reza's Tony Award-winning play about two couples who meet to discuss a playground incident between their children. As the night wears on, drinks are imbibed and the polite veneer wears off and the parents begin to battle for ethical superiority. Presented by Charleston Stage Company. Capitol Center Theater, 123 Summer St. Call 304-343-5272.
DANCE: 7 to 10 p.m. Admission $8. Music by Stan McDaniel Band. Marmet Recreation Center, 8500 MacCorkle Ave. Call 304-949-9692.
DANCE: 6 to 9 p.m. Admission by donation. Music by the Robert Tripplet Band. Nitro Senior Center, 21st Street and Second Avenue. Call 304-755-5502.
WEST VIRGINIA HUNTING AND FISHING SHOW: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Charleston Civic Center. Admission to the event is $8 for adults and $1 for children age 6 to 12. Children under age 6 get in free. Two auctions of hunting and fishing gear will take place, a silent auction at 4 p.m. and a live auction with auctioneer Col. Larry Boggs at 5 p.m. There is no cover charge for either auction and you can begin registering for the auctions at 3:30 p.m.
OPERA AT THE MOVIES: 12:55 p.m., Regal in Nitro and Cinemark at Huntington Mall. The Metropolitan Opera's performance of Gaetano Donizetti's "Maria Suarda" will screen live. The production lasts approximately four hours. Based on the lives of Mary, Queen of Scots, and her cousin, Queen Elizabeth I. Tickets at Nitro are $20 for adults and $16 for seniors and children. At Huntington, they are $22 for adults, $20 for seniors and $15 for children. Call 304-769-0405 (Nitro) or 304-733-3984 (Huntington). For complimentary passes, call 304-763-6488 (Nitro) or 304-342-0316 (Huntington).