— Indian taco sale at 465 Clear Creek Ave., order taking begins at 11 a.m., proceeds benefit Stewart Indian Teen Group’s trip to Great America; taco $3.75; with soda, $4.50. Call 883-7794.
— Big swing sounds of Russ Patrick’s Big Band in Concerts in the Atrium at Airport Gardens, 1325 Airmotive Way, Reno, noon-1 p.m. Admission free.
— WC Karaoke Show at the DC Bar and Grille, 1150 Airport Road, Minden, 8 p.m. to midnight today and Saturday, hosted by Carla and Wayne Wilson. Call 783-9121.
— The Dynatones perform at the Brew Brothers inside the Eldorado Hotel/Casino, also Saturday. Call 786-5700.
— “Complete History of America (Abridged)” presented by Carson Performing Arts, Northern Nevada Ensemble Theatere Co. and the Brewery Arts Center, Friday/Saturday 8 p.m., Sunday 2 p.m., at the Brewery Arts Center, 449 W. King St. Call 883-1976.
— The Firearms Engravers & Gunmakers Exhibition at the Silver Legacy Resort Casino, Friday, noon-6 p.m.; Saturday, noon-5 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Admission: $15 per day. Call 329-4777.
— Reno Little Theater performance of “Don’t Mention My Name” at the Reno Elks Lodge, across from the Reno-Sparks Convention Center at 8 p.m. through Sunday. Tickets $12 adults, $10 students and seniors. Call 331-1877.
— “Show Us Your Reds,” art show featuring 22 Nevada artists, on display at the East Fork Gallery, 1477 Highway 395 (Carson Valley Museum and Cultural Center), Gardnerville, through March 21. Call 782-7629.
Saturday, Feb. 5:
— Mr. Carson High Pageant, 7 p.m. at the Carson City Community Center, 851 E. William St., $5 w/student body card; $7 without; $8 at the door. Call 885-6500.
— The Will Rose Right-On Roadshow performs at the Red Dog Saloon in Virginia City, 8:30 p.m. Call 847-7700.
— The Sabella Consort performs at the Churchill County High School Theatre, 8 p.m., Fallon, features improvisational and renaissance jazz. Tickets available at Kennedy’s Books, 882-9253.
— Rick Springfield performs at 9:30 p.m. at Caesars Tahoe. Call (800) 648-3353.
Sunday, Feb. 6:
— Republican Lincoln Day Dinner at Carson Valley Inn, 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m. Call Brenda Robertson at 267-3960.