Entertainment

THIS WEEK IN ENTERTAINMENT

Friday, Oct. 16

‘Venus in Fur’

California Arts Academy, The Severance Building, 1401 N. Wishon Ave., Fresno, 559-498-3300, FresnoVenusInFur.bpt.me, $15. 8 p.m.

Agatha Christie’s ‘The Mousetrap’

Golden Chain Theatre, 42130 California 41, Oakhurst, 559-683-7112, www.goldenchaintheatre.org, $8-$15. 7 p.m.

Art Class for Adults: Beginning acrylics

The Brush and Easel Gallery, 1476 W. Shaw Ave., Fresno, 559-269-5512, www.brushandeasel.com/classes.html. 10 a.m.-noon, 1-3 p.m.

Ballet Folklorico de Mexico de Amalia Hernandez

Saroyan Theatre, 700 M St., Fresno, 559-445-8100, www.fresnoconventioncenter.com, $48-$65. 8 p.m.

Beer Garden at Gazebo Gardens

Gazebo Gardens, 3204 N. Van Ness Blvd., Fresno, 559-222-7673. 5-9 p.m.

The Big Fresno Fair

The Fresno Fairgrounds, 1121 S. Chance Ave., Fresno, 559-650-3247, www.fresnofair.com, $10, $7 seniors and children ages 6-12. 11 a.m.-midnight

Books & Bibs

Clovis Regional Library, 1155 Fifth St., Clovis, 559-299-9531, fresnolibrary.org, Free. 9:30-10 a.m.

Diana Ross

The Big Fresno Fairgrounds, 1121 S. Chance Ave., Fresno, 559-650-3247, www.fresnofair.com, $50-$60. 7 p.m.

Earth, Fire and Stone: Kenneth E. Stratton Collection of Pre-Columbian Mesoamerican Art

Fresno Art Museum, 2233 N. First St., Fresno, 559-441-4221, Included in admission. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Encore Theatre Company presents Squabbles

Encore Theatre, 324 S. N St, Tulare, 559-686-1300, tulareencoretheatre.org, $10 -$12. 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Exhibit: Old Members New Work by Cynthia Carter Cameron, Michele Sani and Carol Tikijian

Gallery 25, 660 Van Ness Ave., Fresno, 559-264-4092, gallery25.org, Free. Noon-4 p.m.

Exhibit: Colorful, Joyful, Light Filled by Bea Prince

The Brush and Easel Gallery, 1476 W. Shaw Ave., Fresno, 559-269-5512, www.brushandeasel.com. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Exhibit: Fundraiser Photo Auction

Spectrum Art Gallery, 608 E. Olive Ave., Fresno, 559-266-0691, www.spectrumphotogallery.org, Free. 12:30-8 p.m.

Exhibit: New Images by Denise Stover

Studio 74, 1274 N. Van Ness Ave., Fresno, 559-908-0658, www.studio-74.org, Free. 1-6 p.m.

Exhibit: New Work by Michael Garcia

1821 Gallery & Studios, 1821 Calaveras St, Fresno, 559-999-1158, Free. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Johnny Pemberton

Manchester Center, 1901 E. Shields Ave., Fresno, 559-260-2915, Free. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Margaret Lazzari

Fresno Art Museum, 2233 N. First St., Fresno, 559-441-4221, www.fresnoartmuseum.org, Included in admission. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Music for the Classical Guitar

Porterville College, Room CA-2, 100 E. College Ave., Porterville, 559-650-3247, Free. 12:05 p.m.

Music & Paint

Falls Event Center, 4105 W. Figarden Drive, Fresno, 559-639-0516, musicandpaint.brownpapertickets.com, $35-$40. 6 p.m.

Poetry & Open Mic Night

Book Barn, 640 Clovis Ave, Clovis, www.clovisbookbarn.com. 6:30 p.m.

Rough Drafts Reading

Mia Cuppa Cafe, 620 E. Olive Ave., Fresno, 559-278-2553, Free. 7 p.m.

Ruben & Sonia (salsa)

Chevy’s, 7634 N. Blackstone Ave., Fresno, 559-446-1905, No cover. 7-10 p.m.

Science Museum

Discovery Center, 1937 N. Winery, Fresno, 559-251-5533, Included in admission. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Screening of ‘The House I Live In’

Unitarian Universalist Church of Fresno, 2672 E. Alluvial Ave., Fresno, 559-322-6146, www.socialjusticefilms.blogspot.com, Free. 7-9 p.m.

Shenandoah

Roger Rocka’s Dinner Theater, 1226 N. Wishon Ave., Fresno, 559-266-9494, $30-$50. 5:30 p.m.

Third Thursday Arthop

The Brush and Easel Gallery, 1476 W. Shaw Ave., Fresno, 559-269-5512, brushandeasel.com, Free. 7-9 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 17

’Venus in Fur’

California Arts Academy, The Severance Building, 1401 N. Wishon Ave., Fresno, 559-498-3300, FresnoVenusInFur.bpt.me, $15. 2 p.m., 8 p.m.

2 Chainz

The Big Fresno Fairgrounds, 1121 S. Chance Ave., Fresno, 559-650-3247, www.fresnofair.com, $21-$26. 7 p.m.

Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap

Golden Chain Theatre, 42130 California 41, Oakhurst, 559-683-7112, www.goldenchaintheatre.org, $8-$15. 7 p.m.

Art Classes for Kids

Fresno Art Hub, 2005 N. Van Ness Blvd., Fresno, 559-248-0148, www.fresnoarthub.com/index.html, $25. 1-2:30 p.m., 3:30-5 p.m.

Bass Lake Fall Fest

The Pines Resort, 54432 Road 432, Bass Lake, 800-350-7463, 559-642-3121, www.basslake.com/events/bass-lake/oktoberfest-concert-on-the-lake.aspx?categoryimagno=, $10, $5 ages 5-12. Noon-10 p.m.

The Big Fresno Fair

The Fresno Fairgrounds, 1121 S. Chance Ave., Fresno, 559-650-3247, www.fresnofair.com, $10, $7 seniors and children ages 6-12. 10 a.m.-midnight

Bold Country

Brooks Ranch, 4131 S. Chestnut Ave., Fresno, no cover. 6 p.m.

Encore Theatre Company presents ‘Squabbles’

Encore Theatre, 324 S. N St, Tulare, 559-686-1300, tulareencoretheatre.org, $10 -$12. 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Exhibit: Old Members New Work by Cynthia Carter Cameron, Michele Sani and Carol Tikijian

Gallery 25, 660 Van Ness Ave., Fresno, 559-264-4092, gallery25.org, Free. Noon-4 p.m.

Exhibit: Colorful, Joyful, Light Filled by Bea Prince

The Brush and Easel Gallery, 1476 W. Shaw Ave., Fresno, 559-269-5512, www.brushandeasel.com. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Exhibit: Fundraiser Photo Auction

Spectrum Art Gallery, 608 E. Olive Ave., Fresno, 559-266-0691, www.spectrumphotogallery.org, Free. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Exhibit: New Images by Denise Stover

Studio 74, 1274 N. Van Ness Ave., Fresno, 559-908-0658, www.studio-74.org. Free. 1-4 p.m.

Fresno Jewish Film Series presents a screening of The Deli Man

Temple Beth Israel, 6622 N. Maroa Ave., Fresno, 559-439-9638, fresnojewishfilm.org, $8-$50. 6:30-7 p.m., 7:15-9:30 p.m.

Fresno pop culture history talk with Stephen Provost, author of ‘Fresno Growing Up: A City Comes of Age 1945-1985’

Fig Garden Regional Library, 3071 W. Bullard Ave., Fresno, 559-600-4071, www.fresnolibrary.org/branch/fig.html, Free. 3-4:30 p.m.

Holiday Boutique

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 5770 N. Maroa Ave., Fresno, 559-227-3527, Free. 11 a.m.-7 p.m.

The Larry Keyes Band

DiCicco’s, 408 Clovis Ave., Clovis, 559-299-3711, Free. 7 p.m.

The Met: Live in HD presents ‘Otello’

Edwards Fresno Stadium 22 & IMAX, 250 Paseo del Centro, Fresno, www.fathomevents.com/event/met1516-otello-live, $24, $22 seniors, $18 children. 9:55 a.m.

Regal Hollywood Merced 13, 403 W. Main St., Merced, www.fathomevents.com/event/met1516-otello-live, $24, $22 seniors, $18 children. 9:55 a.m.

Norma Jean

Strummer’s, 833 E. Fern Ave., Fresno, $18. 7 p.m.

Petty Fever

Merced Theatre, 301 W. Main St., Merced, 209-381-0500, $25-$30. 8 p.m.

Rockin’ with Ronald featuring Midnight Run

ApCal, 32749 Ave. 7, Madera, 559-674-9463, https://www.facebook.com/PROCentralValley?fref=ts, $20, $15 advance. 7-10 p.m.

Sabrina Carpenter

The Big Fresno Fairgrounds, 1121 S. Chance Ave., Fresno, 559-650-3247, www.fresnofair.com, $14-$20. 1 p.m.

Science Museum

Discovery Center, 1937 N. Winery Ave., Fresno, 559-251-5533, Included in admission. Noon-4 p.m.

The New Monsanto

Chevy’s, 7634 N. Blackstone Ave., Fresno, 559-446-1905. 7-10 p.m.

Tortilla Soup

Fulton 55, 875 Divisadero St., Fresno, 559-412-7400, www.fulton55.com, $15-$20. 9 p.m.

True Zoo to You with Jean Chaffee

Tulare County Library, Visalia Branch, 200 W. Oak Ave., Visalia, 559-713-2709, www.tularecountylibrary.org, Free. 7 p.m.

Visalia’s Taste the Arts

The Old Lumberyard, 300 E. Oak Ave., Visalia, 559-802-3266, artsconsortium.org/tastethearts, Free. Noon-6 p.m.

WSRRA Cowboy Classic Ranch Rodeo

Mountain Rodeo Association Grounds, 30782 Kings Canyon Road, Squaw Valley, 559-286-8026, www.mountainrodeoassociation.com/rodeo, $5-$12. 9 a.m.-11:30 p.m.

Yoga, Wine & Vines at Kings River Winery

Kings River Winery, 4276 S. Greenwood Ave., Sanger, 559-259-3286, yogawineandvinesatkrw.eventbrite.com, $30, $25 advance. 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Yosemite Western Artists Painting Demonstration and Monthly Meeting

Gertrude School, Road 600, Ahwahnee, 559-580-1021, yosemitewesternartists.com/index.php/2015/10/06/monthly-meeting-and-demo-painting-from-the-inside-out, $5. 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Zappcon

Valdez Hall at Fresno Convention Center, 702 M. St., Fresno, 559-445-8100, zappcon.com, $25-$30. 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 18

Agatha Christie’s ‘The Mousetrap’

Golden Chain Theatre, 42130 California 41, Oakhurst, 559-683-7112, www.goldenchaintheatre.org, $8-$5. 2 p.m.

The Big Fresno Fair

The Fresno Fairgrounds, 1121 S. Chance Ave., Fresno, 559-650-3247, www.fresnofair.com, $10, $7 seniors and children ages 6-12. 10 a.m.-11 p.m.

Exhibit: Old Members New Work by Cynthia Carter Cameron, Michele Sani and Carol Tikijian

Gallery 25, 660 Van Ness Ave., Fresno, 559-264-4092, gallery25.org, Free. Noon-4 p.m.

Exhibit: Fundraiser Photo Auction

Spectrum Art Gallery, 608 E. Olive Ave., Fresno, 559-266-0691, www.spectrumphotogallery.org, Free. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Fresno Community Concert Band

Fresno City College Theatre, 1101 E. University Ave., Fresno, 559-225-0225, Free but requires a ticket. 3 p.m., 7 p.m.

Gloria Trevi

The Big Fresno Fairgrounds, 1121 S. Chance Ave., Fresno, 559-650-3247, www.fresnofair.com, $15-$35. 7 p.m.

Holiday Boutique

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 5770 N. Maroa Ave., Fresno, 559-227-3527, Free. 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

The Larry Keyes Band

Red Caboose Cafe, 5054 N. Academy Ave., Clovis, 559-297-9545, Free. 6:30 p.m.

Merced Feud

Playhouse Merced, 452 W. Main St., Merced, 209-725-8587, www.facebook.com/events/1609621362624186, $5. 7 p.m., 9 p.m.

Read With a Dog

Clovis Regional Library, 1155 Fifth St., Clovis, 559-600-9531, Free. 3 p.m.

Shenandoah

Roger Rocka’s Dinner Theater, 1226 N. Wishon Ave., Fresno, 559-266-9494, $30-$50. 11 a.m., 5 p.m.

Zac Brown Band

Save Mart Center, 2650 E. Shaw Ave., Fresno, 559-347-3400, www.savemartcenter.com, $39.50-$74.50. 7 p.m.

Zappcon

Valdez Hall at Fresno Convention Center, 702 M. St., Fresno, 559-445-8100, zappcon.com, $25-$30. 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 19

Dia de los Muertos Music: Mujeres Valientes

Sanger Branch Library, 1812 7th St., Sanger, 559-875-2435, www.fresnolibrary.org, Free. 7-7:30 p.m.

Exhibit: New Images by Denise Stover

Studio 74, 1274 N. Van Ness Ave., Fresno, 559-908-0658, www.studio-74.org, Free. 1-6 p.m.

Gold Rush Art Show

Sierra Artists’ Gallery of Mariposa, 5031 Highway 140, Mariposa, 209-966-2284, www.sierraartistsgallery.com. Free.

Just The Tips Comedy Show

Grogg’s Irish Pub, 1225 N. Willow Ave., Fresno, 559-416-9120, Donation suggested: $5. 9 p.m.

Screening of ‘A People without a Land’

Fresno Center for Nonviolence, 1584 N. Van Ness Ave., Fresno, 559-237-3223, Free. 7 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 20

Art Class for Adults: Live model

Fresno Art Hub, 2005 N. Van Ness Blvd., Fresno, 559-248-0148, www.fresnoarthub.com/index.html, $10. 9 a.m.-noon

Exhibit: Colorful, Joyful, Light Filled by Bea Prince

The Brush and Easel Gallery, 1476 W. Shaw Ave., Fresno, 559-269-5512, www.brushandeasel.com. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Exhibit: New Images by Denise Stover

Studio 74, 1274 N. Van Ness Ave., Fresno, 559-908-0658, www.studio-74.org, Free. 1-6 p.m.

Kids Drawing Class

The Brush and Easel Gallery, 1476 W. Shaw Ave., Fresno, 559-269-5512, www.brushandeasel.com/classes.html, $20. 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Preschool Storytime

Clovis Regional Library, 1155 Fifth St., Clovis, 559-299-9531, Free. 11 a.m.

Salsa Tuesdays

The Cellar Door, 101 W. Main St., Visalia, $5. 8 p.m.

Science Museum

Discovery Center, 1937 N. Winery, Fresno, 559-251-5533, Included in admission. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Wiggles & Giggles

Clovis Regional Library, 1155 Fifth St., Clovis, 559-299-9531, fresnolibrary.org, Free. 9:30-10:30 a.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 21

Art Classes for Adults

The Brush and Easel Gallery, 1476 W. Shaw Ave., Fresno, 559-269-5512, www.brushandeasel.com/classes.html. 10 a.m.-noon, 1-3 p.m.

Bryan Vickers Band

Nashville’s Bar & Grill, 2601 N. 11th Ave. #105, Hanford, 559-583-8424, No cover. 6:30 p.m.

Comedy Open Mic Night

On the Edge, 412 Pollasky Ave., Clovis, 559-298-4040. 7 p.m.

Exhibit: Colorful, Joyful, Light Filled by Bea Prince

The Brush and Easel Gallery, 1476 W. Shaw Ave., Fresno, 559-269-5512, www.brushandeasel.com. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Exhibit: New Images by Denise Stover

Studio 74, 1274 N. Van Ness Ave., Fresno, 559-908-0658, www.studio-74.org, Free. 1-6 p.m.

Exhibit: New Work by Michael Garcia

1821 Gallery & Studios, 1821 Calaveras St, Fresno, 559-999-1158, Free. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Family Night Craft/Story Time

Clovis Regional Library, 1155 Fifth St., Clovis, 559-299-9531, fresnolibrary.org, Free. 6-7 p.m.

Gold Rush Art Show

Sierra Artists’ Gallery of Mariposa, 5031 Highway 140, Mariposa, 209-966-2284, www.sierraartistsgallery.com, Free.

Habitat for Humanity 30th anniversary dinner

Clovis Veterans Memorial Building, 808 Fourth St., Clovis, 559-320-1120, cary@cfanda.com, $70. 5:30-8 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 22

Art Classes for Adults- Encaustic

The Brush and Easel Gallery, 1476 W. Shaw Ave., Fresno, 559-269-5512, www.brushandeasel.com/classes.html, $75. 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Beer Garden at Gazebo Gardens

Gazebo Gardens, 3204 N. Van Ness Blvd, Fresno, 559-222-7673. 5-9 p.m.

Born Of Osiris

Strummer’s, 833 E. Fern Ave., Fresno, $15. 7 p.m.

Earth, Fire and Stone: Kenneth E. Stratton Collection of Pre-Columbian Mesoamerican Art

Fresno Art Museum, 2233 N. First St., Fresno, 559-441-4221, Included in admission. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Exhibit: Old Members New Work by Cynthia Carter Cameron, Michele Sani and Carol Tikijian

Gallery 25, 660 Van Ness Ave., Fresno, 559-264-4092, gallery25.org, Free. Noon-4 p.m.

Exhibit: Colorful, Joyful, Light Filled by Bea Prince

The Brush and Easel Gallery, 1476 W. Shaw Ave., Fresno, 559-269-5512, www.brushandeasel.com. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Exhibit: Fundraiser Photo Auction

Spectrum Art Gallery, 608 E. Olive Ave., Fresno, 559-266-0691, www.spectrumphotogallery.org, Free. 12:30-5 p.m.

Exhibit: New Images by Denise Stover

Studio 74, 1274 N. Van Ness Ave., Fresno, 559-908-0658, www.studio-74.org, Free. 1-6 p.m.

Exhibit: New Work by Michael Garcia

1821 Gallery & Studios, 1821 Calaveras St, Fresno, 559-999-1158, Free. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

EZ Mark’s Honky Tonk

Full Circle Brewing Company, 620 F St., Fresno, 559-264-6323, fullcirclebrewing.com, no cover. 5:30 p.m.

Fresno Pacific University Jazz Band

Fresno Pacific University, 1717 S. Chestnut Ave., Fresno, 559-453-2267, events.fresno.edu, Free. 7:30 p.m.

Gold Rush Art Show

Sierra Artists’ Gallery of Mariposa, 5031 Highway 140, Mariposa, 209-966-2284, www.sierraartistsgallery.com, Free.

Gordon Ah Tye

Piazza Del Pane, 8043 N. Cedar, 8043 N. Cedar Ave., Fresno, 559-436-1076, www.piazzadelpane.com, Free. 6:30 p.m.

Latin Jazz Ensemble & Jazz Combos

Fresno City College Main Stage Theatre, 1101 E. University Ave., Fresno, 559-442-8221, $8, $6 seniors and students. 7:30 p.m.

Mama’s Back Door Comedy Show

Mother Mary’s Italian Kitchen & Pizzeria, 1345 N. Willow Ave., Clovis, 559-434-5050, $5. 8-10 p.m.

Margaret Lazzari

Fresno Art Museum, 2233 N. First St., Fresno, 559-441-4221, www.fresnoartmuseum.org, Included in admission. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Muscatel

Deli Casa, 1536 California St., Kingsburg, 559-897-4881, Free. 5-7 p.m.

Night Ranger

Tachi Palace, 17225 Jersey Ave., Lemoore, 559-924-7751, www.tachipalace.com, $30-$75. 7:30 p.m.

Shenandoah

Roger Rocka’s Dinner Theater, 1226 N. Wishon Ave., Fresno, 559-266-9494, $30-$50. 5:30 p.m.

Steel Magnolias

Selma Arts Center, 1935 High St., Selma, 559-891-2238, www.selmaartscenter.com, $15. 7-9 p.m.

For a full list:

ENTERTAINMENT

  • Arena/stadium: http://fblinks.com/arenas
  • Bars/clubs: http://fblinks.com/bars
  • Casinos: http://fblinks.com/casinos
  • Coffeehouses: http://fblinks.com/coffee
  • Galleries: http://fblinks.com/gallery
  • Museums: http://fblinks.com/museums
  • Performance Theater: http://fblinks.com/theater

FAMILY ATTRACTIONS

  • Landmark/attractions: http://fblinks.com/landmark
  • Sporting/recreation: http://fblinks.com/sporting
  • Parks: http://fblinks.com/parks
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