A&E Happenings for March 27-28

Artist Leland Holiday models the customized violin he adorned for “Violins & Vino,” a fundraiser for Music in the Mountains, at Toh-Atin Gallery. The gallery, located at 145 W. Ninth St., will host the event at 5:30 p.m. Sunday. The violin is one of 12 that will be up for auction as well as performances by Music in the Mountains musicians. The participating artists are Miki Harder, Sharon Abshagen, Phyllis Stapler, Holiday, Barbara Edidin, Paul Boyer, Elizabeth Kinahan, Dave Sipe, Mariah Kaminsky, Cindy Coleman and Eileen Fjerstad. To see all of the violins and read artist bios, and to purchase tickets ($50), visit www.musicinthemountains.com. Enlarge photo

JERRY McBRIDE/Durango Herald

Artist Leland Holiday models the customized violin he adorned for “Violins & Vino,” a fundraiser for Music in the Mountains, at Toh-Atin Gallery. The gallery, located at 145 W. Ninth St., will host the event at 5:30 p.m. Sunday. The violin is one of 12 that will be up for auction as well as performances by Music in the Mountains musicians. The participating artists are Miki Harder, Sharon Abshagen, Phyllis Stapler, Holiday, Barbara Edidin, Paul Boyer, Elizabeth Kinahan, Dave Sipe, Mariah Kaminsky, Cindy Coleman and Eileen Fjerstad. To see all of the violins and read artist bios, and to purchase tickets ($50), visit www.musicinthemountains.com.

Wednesday, March 27

Tarot Card reading by Leah, 5-7 p.m., $5/card (3 card maximum), Rochester Hotel, 726 East Second Ave., 385-1920.

Southside Artisans Guild presents the woodcuts and guitar-art of Dustin Krupa, opening reception 5-7 p.m., Raider Ridge Café, 509 East Eighth Ave., 375-9727.

John Graves & Friends, jazz/standards, 5 p.m., Nello’s Bistro & Espresso Bar, 135 County Center Road, Pagosa Springs, 731-9899.

Lacey Black, piano, 5:30 p.m., Lost Dog Bar & Lounge, 1150 Main Ave., 259-0430.

Greg Ryder, 5:30 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave., 375-7150.

Terry Rickard, 7 p.m., Office Spiritorium, 699 Main Ave., 375-7560.

Tom Heinz, 8 p.m., Derailed Saloon, 725 Main Ave., 247-5440, www.derailedsaloon.com.

Pub quiz, 8:30 p.m., Irish Embassy Pub, 900 Main Ave., 403-1200.

Thursday, March 28

Chili Night with Copper & Congress, 5 p.m., Ska Brewing Co., 225 Girard St., 247-5792, www.skabrewing.com.

Trivia Night, 5:30 p.m., Durango Discovery Museum, 1333 Camino del Rio, 259-9234, www.durangodiscovery.org.

Robin Davis, 5:30 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave., 375-7150.

Tim Sullivan, 7 p.m., Office Spiritorium, 699 Main Ave., 375-7260.

Kirtan with Blue Lotus Feet, 7 p.m., Café of Life, 925 Highway 3, www.bluelotusfeet.com.

“Thoroughly Modern Millie,” 7:30 p.m., 410-$15, Fort Lewis College Mainstage Theatre, 247-7657, www.durangoconcerts.com.

Ruth Moody Band, 7:30 p.m., $20/$30, Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College, 247-7657, www.durangoconcerts.com.

Karaoke, 8 p.m., 8th Avenue Tavern, 509 East Eighth Ave., 259-8801.

Rob Webster, 8:30 p.m., Derailed Saloon, 725 Main Ave., 247-5440, www.derailedsaloon.com.

Salsa Night, 9 p.m., Moe’s, 937 Main Ave., 259-9018.

Copper & Congress with Hello Dollface, The Summit, 600 Main Ave., 749-8128 or (630) 740-2021, www.durangosummit.com.

Ongoing

Southside Artisans Guild presents the woodcuts and guitar-art of Dustin Krupa, through May 8, Raider Ridge Café, 509 East Eighth Ave., 375-9727.

“Mortality in Eternity: Mayumi Amada,” through Thursday, FLC Art Gallery, 247-7167.

“The Journey is the Destination: The Journals and Photography of Dan Eldon,” through Thursday, Open Shutter Gallery, 735 Main Ave., 382-8355, www.openshuttergallery.com.

The Lost Dog Art Spectacle presents Darlene Redmond, through March, Lost Dog Bar & Lounge, 1150 Main Ave., 259-0430.

John Brandi and Tom Leech (haiga works), Art Library at Durango Arts Center, 802 East Second Ave., 259-2606, www.durangoarts.org.?

“Woven to Wear,” historic Navajo and Puebloan textiles, through May, FLC Center of Southwest Studies, 247-7456, http://swcenter.fortlewis.edu.

Far Out

Tony Furtado, April 11, $22, Durango Arts Center, 802 East Second Ave., 259-2606, www.durangoarts.org.

Submissions

The calendar runs from Friday through Thursday. Submit events at www.durangoherald.com/section/eventsubmit, or fax, mail or deliver a listing for your event to the Herald no later than noon Wednesday for the coming week. Ted Holteen compiles the calendar. Email him at ted@durangoherald.com. Check www.durangoherald.com for updates to the calendar throughout the week.