The Galveston Daily News from Galveston, Texas on July 2, 1999 · Page 30
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The Galveston Daily News from Galveston, Texas · Page 30

Galveston, Texas
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Friday, July 2, 1999
Page 30
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C6 f Iiu;l),\ii,\Ni;\\s FRIDAY, JULY 2, 1999 GALVESTON COUNTY, TEXAS Picks Continued from Page C5 For information, call (409) 762-2101. Latin Attitude Band The Latin Attitude Band will perform classic rock, blues and Tejano music from 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. today at Bob's Ice House, 3520 State Highway 1765 in Texas City. For information, call (409) 945-4950. Nina Kay & Mike Lefavour Nina Kay & Mike Lefavour perform from 8 p.m. to midnight every Friday and Saturday at Fitzpatrick's, 2315 Ship's Mechanic Row in Galveston. For information, call (409) 7655914. Out of Control Out of Control will perform today and Saturday at Tubby's, 2216 Interstate 45 in La Marque. For information, call (409) 935-2000. Sandy Wells Sandy Wells will perform karaoke from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. today and Saturday at The Elbow, 52nd Street and Avenue S in Galveston. For information, call (409) 771-4300. On Sunday, Wells will perform from, 8 p.m. to midnight at The Driftwood, 12605 Highway 6 in Santa Fe. For information, call (409) 9256715. Single File Band The Single File Band will perform today and Saturday at Bahama Mama's, 23rd Street and Seawall Bouievard in Galveston. For information, call (409) 621-4244 Sweet Mama Cotton Sweet Mama Cotton performs from 8 p.m. to midnight every Friday and Saturday at the Albatross Bar, 815 21st St. in Galveston. For information, call (409) 766-1087. She also performs every Sunday and Monday from 8 p.m. to midnight at Le Papillon, 209 20th St. in Galveston. For information, call (409) 7631984. Treblehook Treblehook will perform from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday at the Baja Beach Club, 100 Boddecker Drive in Galveston. For information, call (409) 7639683. Theater Broadway Bound • Theater performances — Kid's Art Centre Theatre and Broadway Bound School of Performing Arts will present "Babes in Arms" July 9-10 at Strand Theatre, 2317 Ship's Mechanic Row in Galveston. The production will be at 7 p.m. July 9-10 and 2 p.m. July 10. Tickets are $5 and $10. The 1930s-era musical is cast with children ages 7 to 15 and is directed by Andree Langlois, the artistic director of Kid's Art Centre Theatre. "Babes in Arms" is the finished product of Kid's ACT'S Galveston county summer camp. Participants in Kid's ACT Clear Lake camp also will have a camp this year, an original musical, "Sleeping Beauty." The auditions for the camp will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Gloria Dei Life Centre, 18820 Upper Bay Road in Nassau Bay. Children ages 7 to 10 who are interested in the camp should call (281) 3377689 for information. The composer of "Sleeping B.O.S.S. BINGO 510 61st St. Across Prom Galvez Mall 744-6210 DAYTIME NITETIME MON. TUE. 11:30 A.M. WED 11:30 A.M. THUR. 7:30 P.M. 9:00 P.M. FRI. 7:30 P.M. 9:00 P.M. SAT. 7:30 P.M. 9:00 P.M. SUN. 7:30 P.M. 9:00 P.M. WE'RE IN OUR PRIME GALVESTON ISLAND'S PREMIER RESTAURANT Voted "Best Steakhousc on the Gulf Coast" by Texas Monthly Selected "Texas' Top Ten" by Tom Horan Serving USDA Prime Midwest Grain-Fed Beef from Chicago and Live Maine Lobster Entertainment Tuesday through Saturday by Angelo Tolcntino Open Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Monday in Honor of The 4th of July ______ THE ' STEAKHOLSE MONDAY-THURSDAY 6 PM TO 10 PM • FRIDAY & SATURDAY 6 PM TO 11 PM RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED (409) 744-1500 53RD & SEAWALL BLVD. AT THE SAN Luis RESORT DAILYNEWS Texas' Oldest Newspaper Since 1842 -"* The Galveston Outdoor Musicals will kick off its Fourth of July celebrations with a performance by Hank Thompson at 8 p.m. Sunday. (Courtesy photo) Beauty," Mark York, will join Langlois to direct this production. The shows will be performed at 1 p.m. Aug. 5 and at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. Aug. 6. Admission is $3. Clear Creek Country Theatre "Ah, Wilderness!," the turn- of-the-century comedy by Eugene O'Neill about life in a small New England town is being performed at Clear Creek Country Theatre. Performances will be at 8 p.m. today and Saturday and at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Ticket prices are $12 for adults and $11 for students and seniors. For information, call (281) 335-5228. Clear Creek Country Theatre is at 18091 Upper Bay Road, Nassau Bay. Galveston Outdoor Musicals • "Will Rogers Follies" — "Will Rogers Follies" is Galveston Island Outdoor Musicals' current production about Will Rogers, the American icon who lassoed his way into the hearts of Americans with his commonsense philosophy and good-natured humor. The musical, subtitled "A Life in Revue," recounts Rogers' rise to fame. In his early days, he set out. for Argentina to master the tricks of the cowboy. He went on ,to star with Florenz Ziegfeld's Follies and later went, to Hollywood. Show time is at 8 p.m. at the Galveston Island Outdoor Musical's Amphitheater, FM 3005 and 13 Mile Road. • Hank Thompson — On Sunday, country music star Hank Thompson will perform a special concert at 8 p.m. For ticket information call, (800) 54-SHOWS or (409) 737-3440. Tickets range from $8 to $30. Group discounts are available for 15 or more. For information, call (409) 737-1744 or (800) 54-SHOWS. Strand Theatre Victor Lang will continue to delight visitors with his true stories of the people, politics and society of Galveston throughout the past 100 years in "Tales of Galveston." In this one-man show, Lang describes the city that suffered the 1900 Storm and the "Sin City" that Galveston was during the era of gambling and entertainment in the Balinese Room. From Lang's years working in the political arena as a congressional aide and a lobbyist in the private sector come his stories and anecdotes for "Washington: Fact & Fable." Lang's Saturday matinee shows will be at 5 p.m. through Aug. 14. TEIANOS Cafe and Can tin a Lunch Specials Starting at 3.95 Draft & Margaritas 99<2 Fajitas, Tacos, Menudo, Enchiladas, Caldos Open 7 days a week ¥uy One Dinner at Re| & Get One FREE! - (equal value or less, up to $5.25) §f Dine-in Only. Expires 6/30/99 Owners: Larry and Viola Quintarulla HOURS: M-TH llam-9pm Catering Available: 50-500ppl. Fri. llam-lOpm Highway 3 @ FM 518 • League City Sat. 8:30am-10pm 104 (281) 332-2442 Authentic Mexican Food Now serving LUNCH Tuesday-Sunday. Open July 4th & 5th All Day! Over 15 Lunch entrees under $6! BAND every THURS/FRI/SAT Night! Open 7 nights/week Seawall Blvd. § 15th Street Galveston • (409) 762-4261 I For information, call (409) 763-4591. Purchase tickets online at strandtheatre. The Strand Theatre is at 2317 Ship's Mechanic Row in Galveston. Houston scenes Art Car Museum "Urban Frontier Artist" is an exhibition of recent works by Jesse Lott. It features sculptural and collaged works in paper, steel and wood by the nationally celebrated Houston artist. "Response Time: Artists in Action" features work by the Houston artists Mel Chin, Leamon Green, Bert Long, Jesse Lott, Rick Lowe, Angelbert Metoyer, Floyd Newsum, Burt Samples and George Smith. "The Doom Buggy," by Monty Cantsin and Sam Houston, draws attention to the bloodshed in Kosovo. Also, the following art cars will be on display at the museum: • Rex Rabbit, by Larry Fuente, a tribute to the dark side of the Easter bunny, consists of a 1984 Volkswagen Rabbit diesel bedecked in poly- ester fur, polystyrene foam, wood, stuffed animals and plastic toys. • Faith, David Best's highly modified 1984 Camaro, features full-suspension hydraulics, a customized body and sports the trophy head of a Cape Buffalo for a hood ornament. • Shake Yer Groove Thang, by Rebecca Bass and her students from Bellaire High School, is a classic decorated car and a homage to the art of Alfonso Ossorio and Larry Fuente. It won People's Choice in the 1999 Art Car Parade. • The Jet Car, by Jim Robertson, consists of a 1983 Honda Accord reshaped with welded one quarter-inch steel plates to resemble a futuristic conveyance. The Art Car Museum is at 140 Heights Blvd in Houston. Admission is free. For information, call (713) 861-5526. • Submit items for Weekend Picks to The Dally News, Weekend Picks, P.O. Box 628, Galveston, Texas 77553. Or fax your items to (409) 7403421. The deadline Is 6 p.m. the Tuesday prior to publication. JAMAICA BEACH VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT PRESENTS: INDEPENDENCE DAY DANCE SAT. JULY 3rd <>:00 PM-1:00 AM Jamaica Beach Paik lolly Roger & Bob Smith) Aluw Mi/ :"Win the Shade" FOOD, DANCE, DRINK, & DOOR PRIZES $5.00 ticket At M 0 0 l> Y GARDENS SAVi: WITH OUR MULTI-DAY SKATI- PASS! Experience 32 ° of Fun! The Ice Age has come to the Island \vith the Ice Rink at Mood)' Gardens, Galveston's first frozen family fun center! It's a new era of fun for everyone! Group discounts, multi-day skate passes, birthday and private ice parties available. Admission is $5 plus $2.50 for skate rental. Seniors skate for $5. Public Skating Sessions JUNE 14 -JULY 11 Join us for the fun! The Ice Rink at Moody Gardens is open daily from 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. A A A MOODY GARDENS GALVESTON ISLAND 800-582-4673 or (409) 744-4673

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