TOOTHLESS RUTH with RELATIVE OBSCURITY: 6:30 p.m. Free. Rock covers and metal. Haddad Riverfront Park. Call 304-348-1417 or visit www.liveontheleveecharleston.com
.APRES MEMORIAL DAY SONGWRITER STAGE: 6 to 9 p.m. Free. Hosted by Roger Rabalais, with Casey Litz and Jeff Ellis with friends. Daily Cup, 700 Virginia St. E. Call 304-610-5583.3-WHEEL DRIVE: 7 to 10 p.m. Cover $5. Elk River Community Center, 1047 Main St., Elkview. Call 304-965-3722.
HIMES and ALLEN: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free. Taylor Books, 226 Capitol St. Call 304-342-1461 or visit www.taylorbooks.com
.TRACY LAWRENCE: 7 p.m. Tickets $23, $28, $53 and $56. Benefit show for Boys and Girls Club. Clay Center. Call 304-561-3570 or visit www.theclaycenter.org
DONNA CARTER and SHANE MCCONNAGHY: 8 p.m. Admission $10. The Comedy Zone, Holiday Inn, 400 Second Ave., South Charleston. Call 304-414-2386 or visit www.comedyzonecharleston.com
."HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING": 8 p.m. Admission $15. (Dinner available for another $15. Reservations required) Arts Resources for the Tri-State, 900 8th St., Huntington. Call 304-733-2787."RACE": 7:30 p.m. Adults $15. Students and seniors $10. David Mamet's provocative play about racial issues. Presented by Charleston Stage Company. WVSU Capitol Theater, 123 Summers St. Call 304-343-5272 or www.charlestonstagecompany.com
EXTREME COUNTRY DANCE CLUB: 8 to 10 p.m. (Lessons at 6:30 p.m.) Admission $5. Elk Elementary Center, Mink Shoals exit of Interstate 79. Call 304-949-3973 or 304-549-0910.GOOD TIME COUNTRY DANCERS: 6:30 to 10 p.m. Cost $5. Line dance and patterned couples dance. Jefferson Volunteer Fire Department, 6313 MacCorkle Ave. Call 304-545-6377 or 304-550-7144.Fairs/festivals
NELSONVILLE MUSIC FESTIVAL: 4 day music festival includes performances by Wilco, Cat Power, John Prine, Mavis Staples and many more. Weekend pass $110. Friday day pass $75. Robbins Crossing on the campus of Hocking College in Nelsonville, Ohio. Call 740-753-1924.
CLAY ELK RIVER FEST: Various locations throughout Clay. There will be lots of food, cheap booth rental space, music, contests and cash prizes, an Anything That Floats But a Boat contest, Catapult Catfish contest, the John Boat 500 race down Main Street, Hammer Down contest and parade. For more information, visit www.elkriverfest.com
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