As of Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Kay Floria at White Buffalo
Kay Floria will be the featured musician at the White Buffalo on Thursday, Jan. 22, from 6-8 p.m. Kay, an excellent keyboardist and vocalist, performs blues, ballads and jazzy tunes reminiscent of 40s and 50s female blues artists. Januik Winery from Woodinville, Wash., will be pouring some favorite reds and whites for the complimentary wine tasting. White Buffalo Wines, 4040 Westcliff Dr., Hood River; 541-386-5534.
‘Quiet American’ at Springhouse
Springhouse Cellar continues with the Backroom Tuesdays music series, from 6-9:30 p.m. No cover charge, family-friendly, local food available.
Jan 20: Bonneville Power Trio; Jan 27: The Quiet American; Feb. 3 Sidestreeet Reny, Feb. 10: 10 String Symphony; Feb. 17: Matthew Zeltzer Band; Feb. 24: Gregory Rawlins; March 2: Acousta Noir; March 10: Sam Densmore Dam Sensmore. Springhouse Cellar, 13 Railroad Ave, Hood River; 541-308-0700.
‘Cowspiracy’ kicks off Tofurky film fest Jan. 22
The Tofurky company kicks off its Winter Veg Film Fest with the award winning movie “Cowspiracy, The Sustainability Secret,” which will be shown at the Skylight Theater in Hood River at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 22. The movie is a fundraiser for the Columbia Gorge Ecology Institute and connects the dots between our dietary choices and global warming. The cost is $5 and includes a free piece of vegan pizza and entry into a raffle for prizes donated by local businesses. Visit www.tofurky.com/film or call 541-386-7766 ext 19.
Fields of May play Jan. 24 in CL
Stevenson-based band Fields of May will play at Thunder Island Brewing in Cascade Locks on Saturday, Jan. 24, from 6 to 9 p.m. Band members include Dennis Morgan, lead guitar and vocals, Julie Mayfield on guitar and vocals and Jon Bennett on percussion. Expect old timey and western, country blues and a bit of jazz. Thunder Island Brewing, 515 Southwest Portage Road, Cascade Locks; 971-231-4599.
‘Lower 48,’ more River City
Mark your calenders now for these notable shows coming to the River City Saloon in January and February.
Jan. 23 Fruition (Alt-bluegrass)
Jan 24 The Lower 48 (pop)
Jan 30 Hillstomp w/Otis Heat (Blues)
Feb. 1-2 Turkuaz (High-energy Funk) - two nights!
Feb. 13 Ural Thomas and the Pain (R&B-Soul)
River City Saloon, 207 Cascade Ave., Hood River; 541-387-2583.
Entertainment listings can be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org