Things to do Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014
BETH AND ALASHA: 7 p.m. Free. Classical Gypsy jazz. Bluegrass Kitchen, 1600 Washington St. E. Call 304-346-2871.
CHRIS HALE AND COMPANY: 9 p.m. Free. Bruno’s, 222 Leon Sullivan Way. Call 304-720-7295.
MARK CHAPMAN: 7 p.m. Offering taken. Gospel. Jerry Run Summer Theater, 824 Cleveland Road, Cleveland, Webster County. Call 304-493-6574.
MIXX BAND: 7 to 10 p.m. Admission $10. Variety. Marmet Recreation Center, 8500 MacCorkle Ave., Marmet. Call 304-949-9692.
LONESOME WILL MULLINS AND THE VIRGINIA PLAYBOYS: 7:30 p.m. Adults $15, seniors $12, children $5. Bluegrass. Mountaineer Opry House, Milton. Call 304-743-5749 or visit www.mountaineeropry.com.
ABBEY KIMBALL: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free. Taylor Books, 226 Capitol St. Call 304-342-1461 or visit www.taylorbooks.com.
“EMOTE”: 8 p.m. Tickets $10. Rock opera about great war between love and hate. Alban Arts Center, 65 Olde Main St., St. Albans. Call 304-721-8896.
“STAND BY YOUR MAN: THE TAMMY WYNETTE STORY”: 7:30 p.m. Adults $26, seniors $23, children $20. Greenbrier Valley Theater, 113 E. Washington St., Lewisburg. Call 304-645-3838.
KURT GREEN AND CHASE HOLLIDAY: 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.
EAST END BAZAAR: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free. Music, crafts, vendors. 1428 Washington St. E. Call 304-767-9800.
HOLLY RIVER FESTIVAL: 8 a.m. Free. Music, vendors, car show, road race. Holly River State Park, Hacker Valley. Call 304-493-6353.
ROCK THE PARK: Noon to 6 p.m. Free. Kanawha State Forest swimming pool parking lot. Benefit for Kanawha State Forest Foundation sponsored by the Hot Rod Devils. Features car show and music from Dave McCormick, Travis Egnor and the Horse Traders, The Company Stores, Front Page and Surveillance. Storyteller Scott Hill will emcee the show. Refreshments will be sold. Visit www.rocktheparkwv.com.
AUTOGRAPH SIGNING: Noon to 2 and 3:30 p.m. until end of WVU-Alabama game. Watch party at Quaker Steak & Lube, 2931 Mountaineer Blvd., hosted by Collectibles Etc. Meet former WVU Mountaineer Julian Miller. Collectibles Etc. will have WVU merchandise available for purchase or fans may bring their own items to be autographed for a $10 fee each. A portion of the proceeds will go to Chiari malformation research. Call 304-776-0020.
FOLK FESTIVAL: 4 to 11 p.m. Pickin’ in the Park Theater, Chief Logan State Park. The 10th annual Aunt Jennie Music Festival. The free event, honoring West Virginia folk legend Virginia Myrtle “Aunt Jennie” Wilson, is hosted by her grandson, Roger Bryant, who will also perform both days. Other performers are The Earl of Elkview, Elaine Purkey, The Barefoot Hillbilly Music Revue with the Allegheny Ramblers, The Dick Taylor Band, Sasha Colette and The Magnolias and the Coal Fired Band. Call 304-792-7229.
TRIBUTE TO THE RIVER: 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Point Pleasant Riverfront Park. The Point Pleasant River Museum hosts its 2014 Tribute to the River Celebration. The free event includes towboat tours, exhibits, children’s games and entertainment and more. Live music comes from Mason Dixon and the Backwood Brothers at 2 p.m. Saturday and The Band Wagon at 8 p.m. Call 304-674-0144 or visit www.pprivermuseum.com.
“EVIL DEAD” AUDITIONS: 3 to 6 p.m. Kanawha Players Theater, 309 Beauregard St. Kanawha Players will hold auditions for “Evil Dead: The Musical.” Actors must be at least 18 years old. Those auditioning should prepare a song to sing a cappella or with recorded accompaniment. A script will be provided for readings. The campy musical requires actors to learn dance and fight choreography, but previous experience is not required. Performance dates are Oct. 17, 18, 24, 25, 31 and Nov. 1. Call 304-343-7529 or visit www.kanawhaplayers.org.