February 21, 2019

V Club bringing the bash

It’s a big weekend at The V Club, 741 6th Ave., as they host a night of hip-hop and pop on Friday, Feb. 22, with regional favorites, Charleston hip-hop veterans Dinosaur Burps, who’ve long been a favorite at Huntington Music and Arts Festival.

Supporting the Burps is Marietta, Ohio-based R&B and hiphop artist Wilson Raps, as well as the new dynamic experimental pop duo Massing.

Cover is $7 for those 18 and up. Doors at 8 p.m. and show is at 10 p.m.

On Saturday, Moonshine Crossing’s Bob Zilla and his wife Cheri host their annual musicfilled birthday party.

The 8th annual Zilla Bash features headliners The Greens, as well as Moonshine Crossing, The Nolan Brothers, and J Squared.

Doors are 8 p.m. and show is at 9 p.m. for those 18 and up. Cover is $10. Tickets available at the door.

A Partridge at the Black Sheep

Critically acclaimed Mobile, Alabama-based singer/songwriter and ace folk artist Abe Partridge has been making many a friend and fan here in the Tri-State after several trips through promoting his second album “Cotton Fields and Blood for Days.”

Partridge, a former minister who plays raucous roots music, rolls back again for a weekend in West Virginia that includes a Friday, Feb. 22, stop in Fayetteville for a new Songwriting Festival and then at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, a show at the Black Sheep Stage, 279 9th St., Huntington.

Go online at https://www.abepartridge.com/to find out more about Partridge and his music and art.

ACTC has got talent

ACTC will host a Talent Night at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22 at the J.B. Sowards Theatre on ACTC’s College Drive Campus in Ashland.

This showcase gives amateur talent in the Tri-State a chance to share their talents in music, song and dance. The event is open to youth and adults and there is no contestant entry fee. The adult winner will receive $250; the youth award is $100. Youth entries are for ages 16 and younger. To register, contact Al Baker, ACTC Director of Cultural Diversity, at 606-326-2422 or email alvin.baker@kctcs.edu.

Two days of indoor disc golf

Over in Hurricane, Valley Sports, Valley Park and Four-S Development LLC are teaming up for a two-day Indoor Disc Golf Experience at Magic Mart, 344 Liberty Park Drive, Hurricane.

Check in will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, with a food truck available and tee-off rounds at 1 and 3 p.m.

Sunday, Feb. 24, check-in is 10 a.m. for an Indoor Glow tourney. Tee off is 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

There will also be a social at Valley Park Conference Center at 7 p.m. Sunday with music, games, food and a cash bar.

Advance registrations is $60 advance or $50 for rec for both days. One day only is $40 advance and $30 recreational for Saturday and $15 for the glow tourney only.

To register, go online at www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments or call 304-562-0528 for more info.

Peace, love and art

The Grayson Gallery & Art Center will present the eighth annual “Peace & Love” art show and sale with a free opening reception for artists and the public from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, during the monthly Final Fridays Art Walk in Grayson, Kentucky. The doors will open at 6 p.m. with an awards ceremony taking place at approximately 7:45 p.m.. Festivities will continue until 9 p.m.

Check out nearly 90 pieces of art from more than 35 artists in a multitude of mediums on display. Most items are for sale at affordable pricing.

Live music will be performed by “The Return” band. Refreshments will be by Catering by Laura. In addition, Maranda Knipp will be offering Henna tattoos, sharing new designs and priced from $5 (and up) per person. Coming up will be “Women in the Arts” set to open on March 29.