Things to do April 5, 2014
THE WEGMANN BROTHERS: 7 p.m. Free. Acoustic originals. Bluegrass Kitchen, 1600 Washington St. E. Call 304-346-2871.
HOT CLUB OF SAN FRANCISCO: 7:30 p.m. Rescheduled from Feb. 15. Tickets $18 to $28. Love songs and gypsy jazz. Carnegie Hall, 105 Church St., Lewisburg. Call 304-645-7917.
THE DREAD PIRATE ROBERTS featuring MATT LINDSEY and JIM SNYDER: 7 p.m. Cover $10. Traditional Appalachian music/jazz and Folk. Colesmouth Concert Series’ fifth anniversary. St. Andrew United Methodist Church, 815 Kanawha Terrace, St. Albans. Call 304-661-0655.
MIXX: 7 to 10 p.m. Admission $10. Marmet Recreation Center, 8500 MacCorkle Ave. Call 304-949-9692.
THE GRASCALS: 7:30 p.m. Adults $15, seniors $12, children $5. Bluegrass. Mountaineer Opry House, Milton. Call 304-743-5749 or visit www.mountaineeropry.com.
CARPENTER ANTS with DAVID DUNKLEY: 9 p.m. Donations accepted. Fundraiser for West Virginia Music Hall of Fame. Rivers Edge Cafe, 212 Main St., St. Albans. Call 304-722-6320.
PEPPER FANDANGO: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free. Singer-songwriter. Taylor Books, 226 Capitol St. Call 304-342-1461 or visit www.taylorbooks.com.
WEST VIRGINIA SYMPHONY TOUR: The West Virginia Symphony Orchestra’s spring tour takes it to Bluefield at 7:30 p.m. in the Bluefield High School auditorium, 535 W. Cumberland Road. The program includes Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3 “Eroica,” Mozart’s Overture to “The Marriage of Figaro” and Mozart’s Concertone for Two Violins and Orchestra. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students. Call 276-326-4248 or visit www.bluemountainperformingarts.com.
BROWN SISTERS and the Road Runners Band: 6 to 9 p.m. Admission $5. Nitro Senior Center.
“A GIFT-BEAR FOR THE KING”: 3 and 7 p.m. Tickets $10. Children’s production about a talented bear and his adventures. Presented by Actors for Children’s Theater from Flatwoods, Ky. Alban Arts and Conference Center, 65 Olde Main St., St. Albans. Call 304-721-8896.
JIM HOLDER: 7 and 9 p.m. Admission $10. The Comedy Zone, Holiday Inn, 400 Second Ave., South Charleston. Call 304-414-2386 or visit www.comedyzonecharleston.com.
QUILT SHOW: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission $2. 38th Annual CEOS Quilt Show and Sale, Epworth United Methodist Church, 299 N. Church St., Ripley. The show’s theme is “Sampler Quilts.” In addition to the sale of quilting and sewing supplies, a variety of quilting demonstrations will take place beginning at 10 a.m. Call Daisy Bennett at 304-372-9716.
MODEL TRAIN SHOW: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission $5 for ages 13 and up, $1 for ages 3-12, free for ages 2 and younger. The ninth annual Collis P. Huntington Model Train and Toy Show, West Virginia State University student union. Featuring operating model railroad layouts, railroad memorabilia collections, GeoTrax toys for children’s play and more than 100 dealer tables. Proceeds benefit CPH Children Charities. Call 304-543-2323.
WEST VIRGINIA HOME SHOW: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Charleston Civic Center. $8 for adults, $7 for seniors ages 65 and older, and $1 for children ages 2-12. Features “Canstruction” design/build competition exhibit.
SISSONVILLE LIONS SPRING FLING CAR SHOW: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sissonville Middle School, 100 Middle School Drive. More than 100 vehicles expected with many community displays. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.; $10 per vehicle; spectator admission free. Music, food and more. No alcohol permitted. All proceeds go to Sissonville Lions Club charities. Visit www.sissonvillecarshow.com or call 304-965-7100 or message firstname.lastname@example.org or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/sissonvillecarshow.
EASTER BUNNY HOURS: The Easter Bunny is in the Charleston Town Center Mall’s Sears Court spring garden daily through April 19 to meet children and take photos. Hours are 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Photos are available for purchase but not required. Parents may take their own photos, but no more than two per person. Call 304-345-9525 or visit www.charlestontowncenter.com.
INTERNATIONAL TABLE TOP DAY: 6 p.m. Kanawha Players Theater, 309 Beauregard St. Features card, board and role-playing games for all ages, as well as an 18-and-up time slot. The night ends at 10 p.m. with the gaming movie “The Gamers: Hands of Fate.” Call 304-343-7529.
MAC ‘N’ CHEESE COOK-OFF: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Capitol Market Pavilion. Hosted by The Childhood Language Center. Children’s activities, Zumba demonstrations, Mrs. Central West Virginia, healthy cooking activities and vendors are featured. Proceeds benefit the Childhood Learning Center. Visit www.facebook.com/wvcapitolmacncheese.
CHILDREN’S TEA PARTY: The Academy of Arts at January’s will host a “Chasing Butterflies” tea party at 10 a.m. at Hurricane’s Valley Park Recreation Center at the Wave Pool Park, 1 Valley Park Road. There will be Teavana tea, refreshments, a DJ and a book reading and dance performance of January Wolfe’s “Chasing Butterflies.” Everyone in attendance receives a gift. Tickets are $25 or $200 for a table of 10. Donations are tax-deductible and proceeds benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Call Jamie Roumayah at 304-562-6657.
“LA BOHEME”: 12:55 p.m. Regal Nitro Stadium 12. The Metropolitan Opera’s production of “La Boheme,” Puccini’s moving story of young love, screens live. It runs approximately 3 hours 25 minutes. $24 for adults, $22 for seniors, $18 for children. Call 304-769-0405 or visit www.regmovies.com.