— Stacey Earle performs at the Brewery Arts Center, 449 W. King St., tickets $12 general; call 883-1976.
— Cornell Gunther’s Coasters in concert for two shows, 3 and 7 p.m. at the Carson Valley Inn Shannon Ballroom; tickets $10 at the Gift Shop. Call 782-9711, ext. 679.
— On the Lake benefit for Tahoe’s Animal Ark, a 5:30 p.m. cruise on the Hornblower, $20 per person, plus live and silent auctions, complimentary wine and food, no-host bar plus dancing; advanced sales only. Call (530) 541-3364.
— Discovery Snowshoe Festival, 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Northstar at Tahoe, Truckee, Calif., to benefit the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. Events include a 3-5K walk/hike; a scenic 2-hour guided tour and the 5K competitive race. Registration fee $20 adults, $13 seniors/children, in advance. Call (800) 233-6520, ext. 17, or on-line at http://www.walkingmag.com.
— Carson City Preservation Coalition meets at 7 p.m. at the Nevada State Library and Archives conference room. Open to the public.
— State-of-the-art 53-foot NASCAR themed trailer and Home Depot No. 20 show car on display at Home Depot, 920 Jacks Valley Road from 3-7 p.m. Features interactive tool workshop and displays; kids 6-12 can make their own miniature race car, free and open to the public.
— Ruth Carlyle exhibits paintings on silk as featured artist at the King Street Gallery, 449 W. King St., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Until April 15.