The Monthly Grind provides a chance for us to enjoy local talent at a friendly venue every third Saturday at 7pm, September through May. Tickets are available at Soho Coho, McPherson Music and TBC. Bring a homemade dessert for a refund. Contact Tom LeCompte 617-0769 or Peggy Hovik 617-5081 for more info.
Open Mic Night
Open Mic Night is held from 7-10 p.m. at Wired Alaska Internet Café every Saturday, come out to the Internet Café between the Police Station and the tunnel on Grant. Call 225-6119 for more information.
Jam to Gospel/ Bluegrass
Music every Thursday night at 7p.m. at the stARTled Salmon Ketchikan Arts Hatchery in the Salmon Landing Market. Sponsored by Squares and Contras, call 225-2211 for more info.
Bluegrass on Fridays
Each Friday at the New York Café. Stop by for an evening of bluegrass jams every Friday of the winter months from 6pm to midnight. Light dinners and appetizers served from 5-9 p.m. Bring your instrument and join in the music making or just come to listen. For more info, call 225-0246.
Jazz Jammin'at the Salmon
Held by Austin Hays, come jam the night away at the stARTled salmon Ketchikan Arts Hatchery, starting at 7 p.m. every Friday night. Call the Arts Council for more info, 225-2211.
At Parnassus the last Friday night of each month at 7 p.m. is music by the Rainy Day Recorders in Ketchikan. Sponsored by University of Alaska Southeast and Parnassus Books. Contact Rod Landis at 228-4547 or Maggie Freitag at 225-7690 for more information.
Uupcoming shows are themed Elvis (Jan. 5), Mardi Gras (Feb. 2) and Celtic (March 1). If you can dance, sing, play an instrument, perform a skit, read poetry, are a storyteller, make a crowd laugh, etc.... we would like to hear from you! Want to perform, but don't want to perform alone? No problem...the Grind will help you put together a group. Call John Bruns or Sally Burch at 755-8899 or email email@example.com. The Island Grind, a committee of the Sunnahae Arts Council, is held monthly on the first Saturday of the month, at 7 pm at the Craig High School Auditorium. Local talent is showcased with 15 minute performances, with approximately six acts each show. Along with the show a Dessert Contest is held, with dessert sampling and coffee at intermission. www.islandgrind.org.