Friday, May 22
Art: Colors of Armenia
Immerse yourself in the historic, breathtaking beauty of Armenia as captured by Dr. Jane Kardashian in her new photography book. Armenian Museum of Fresno at UC Center Exhibition Hall, 550 Shaw Ave., Fresno, (559) 224-1001, www.armof.org. 6 p.m.
Outdoors: Sunset Kayak Tour
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Join River Parkway Trust River Tours for an evening paddling down the San Joaquin River in Fresno. Experience exhilarating riffles, calm water stretches and incredible natural beauty with a professional river guide. San Joaquin River Parkway & Conservation, 11605 Old Friant Road, Fresno, (559) 248-8480, $25-$30. 4:30 p.m.-8 p.m.
Bring a blanket or some lawn chairs and enjoy bluegrass concerts every Friday through summer. Clovis Veterans Memorial Park, 901 Fifth St., Clovis, www.facebook.com/pages/Bluegrass-in-the-Park/359599060985, free. 6 p.m.-8 p.m.
Grab your cowboy hat and put on those cowboy boots for some country, rock & roll and blues as the Cadillac Cowboys take the stage. After 20 years on the music scene, this is one group that is sure to please the crowd. Beer and wine will be available for purchase. ApCal, 32749 Ave. 7, Madera, (559) 674-9463, free. 7 p.m.-10 p.m.
Meeting: Fresno Chess Club
Looking to brush up on your chess skills or even learn how to play? Stop in and say hello or watch one of the many levels of chess players in action. Carl’s Jr., 3820 N. Cedar Ave., Fresno, (559) 225-0288, www.fresnochessclub.org. 6 p.m.
Find more things to do at calendar.fresnobee.com.