A&E Happenings for May 17

Thursday, May 17

Ska-B-Q with The Assortment, 5 p.m., Ska Brewing Co., 225 Girard St., 247-5792, www.skabrewing.com.

The Porchlights, 5 p.m., Balcony Bar & Grill, 600 Main Ave., 422-8008, www.balconybarandgrill.com.

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

Terry Rickard, 7 p.m., Derailed Saloon, 725 Main Ave., 247-5440, www.derailedsaloon.com.

Katrina & Cook, 7 p.m., Durango Brewing Co., 3000 Main Ave., 247-3396.

Caitlin Eddins, 7 p.m., Office Spiritorium, 699 Main Ave., 375-7260.

Salsa Night, free dance lessons begin at 8 p.m., Underground at the Irish Embassy Pub, 900 Main Ave., 403-1200, www.theirishembassypub.com.

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

Karaoke Dance Party hosted by Steve Kahler, 8 p.m., Pongas, 121 W. Eighth St., 382-8554.

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

Thirsty Thursday with Hello Dollface, 9:30 p.m., no cover, The Summit, 600 Main Ave., 247-2324.


“Holy Men,” photography by Joey L, through June 7, Open Shutter Gallery, 735 Main Ave., 382-8355, www.openshuttergallery.com.

Barbara Rosner, photography, through May, Fifth Corner Photo Gallery, Durango Arts Center, 802 East Second Ave., 903-8267, www.thefifthcornerphotogallery.com.

“Art & Soul,” sculptor Janet Knocke and photographer Barbara Grist, through June 30, Rochester Hotel, 726 East Second Ave., 247-1242.

“Local Color,” photography of Kit Frost, online exhibit, through May, www.durangoarts.org.

The Art of Bradley Kachnowicz, through July, Eno, 723 East Second Ave., 385-0105.

Howard Rachlin, photography, through May, Durango Coffee Co., 730 Main Ave., 259-2059.

Autumn Cameron, whimsical art, ongoing, The Tuning Fork, 25 W. Mill St., Bayfield, 259-1831.

Far Out

Lecture and presentation by Phil Borges, author and photographer, May 23, ($5 tickets available at Open Shutter Gallery, 735 Main Ave.), Back Space Theatre, 1120 Main Ave., 382-8355, www.openshuttergallery.com.

Durango Blues Train, June 2, $95, www.durangobluestrain.com, (877) 872-4607.

R. Carlos Nakai, June 16, $35/$75, Mancos Opera House, 759-9716, www.tamigraham.com.

Michael Franti & Spearhead, Aug. 11, $40/$100, 759-9716, www.frontgatetickets.com.


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 is compiling the calendar: Email him at ted@durangoherald.com.