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“The Heyday of Honky Tonk in Virginia City” by Chris Bayer

March 25, 2021 @ 7:00 pm


Please join us for another evening of entertainment at Piper’s Opera House.

In this talk, CW Bayer and The Honky Tonk Bums will thrill listeners with some old-time jug band music. Outlines the rise of razzmatazz ragtime and traditional jazz that helped define Virginia City’s music scene from the 1940s into the 1980s. Bring your memories as this chapter of local history has yet to be completed. The talk features rare recordings and photos.

Lecture starts at 7 pm; Doors open at 6:30 pm – Purchase tickets HERE

Cash bar upstairs

Due to current restrictions, maximum capacity is 100 individuals for this event. Masks must be worn at all times. We appreciate your cooperation so that we can continue to have these small events!