Bars & Clubs: June 12-18

June 12, 2014 

BARS & CLUBS: Places to go

EDITOR'S NOTE: Email Bars & Clubs listings to calendar@bradenton.com. Information is due 10 days in advance of publication.

MANATEE

ACOUSTIC

Anna Maria Oyster Bar, Halfway: 6906 14th St. W., Bradenton

Live entertainment on the deck Thursday-Saturday. Information: 941-758-7880.

Bridge Tender Inn & Dockside Bar: 135 Bridge St., Bradenton Beach

Live music nightly. Information: 941-778-4849.

Island Time Bar and Grill: 111 Gulf Drive S., Bradenton Beach

Live music most nights. Information: 941-782-1122.

COUNTRY

Joyland: 5220 14th St. W., Bradenton

Country line dance classes 7-9 p.m. and DJ Trevor all night Wednesdays, doors open at 6:30 p.m. Live music and DJ Trevor Fridays, doors open at 7 p.m. Live music and DJ Trevor Saturdays, doors open at 7 p.m. Information: 941-756-6060 or joylandcountry.com.

KARAOKE

Applebee's: 4638 S.R. 64, Bradenton

Trivia with Game Show Trivolution, 8 p.m. Tuesday. Karaoke, 10 p.m. Wednesday.

Applebee's: 5908 18th St. E., Ellenton

Trivia with Game Show Trivolution, 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. Karaoke, 10 p.m. Saturday.

ROCK/BLUES

Aces Live: 4343 Palma Sola Blvd., Bradenton

MoJo Filters and Movers and Shakers, 6:30 p.m. June 12; $5. Hip Abduction, 9 p.m. June 13; $0. Greg Poulos, 9 p.m. June 14; $5. Jason Haram Band, 5 p.m. June 15. Blues Jam with RJ Howson Band, 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Information: 941-795-3886 or aceslivemusic.com.

Arts and Eats: 1114 12th St. W., Bradenton

Open mic, 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays. Dillon Duggan, Thursdays-Fridays. Live music Saturday nights. Information: 941-201-6647.

The Beachhouse Restaurant: 200 Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach

Live music most nights, 6-10 p.m. Information: 941-779-2222.

Bubbas Too Bar and Grill: 5435 15th St. E., Bradenton

Karaoke with Faye, 8 p.m. Wednesdays, 9 p.m. Saturdays. Live music, 9 p.m. Fridays. Pool tournaments, 3 p.m. Saturdays. Information: 941-756-3237.

Clancy's Irish Sports Pub & Grill: 6218 Cortez Road

Karen and The Big Bad Wolves 6-10 p.m., Flight 19 10 p.m.-midnight June 13. Rusty Cage Band 9 p.m.-midnight June 14. Jack Tamburin, 5-9 p.m. June 15. Snapchat Scavenger Hunt, 5-7 p.m. and beer pong and cornhole, 7-9 p.m. Mondays. Rum Jumbies, 6-10 p.m. Tuesdays. Jay Crawford, 6-10 p.m. Wednesdays. Rye Road Duo, 8-10 p.m. Thursdays. Information: 941-794-2489 or clancysirishsportspub.com.

Cork's Cigar Bar: 425 Old Main St.

Margarita Mondays with taco bar. Beer pong, 8 p.m. Tuesdays. Trivia, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Texas Hold'em, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays. Live music, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Thursdays. DJ Night, 10 p.m.-2 a.m. Saturdays. Information: 941-744-2589 or corkscigarbar.com.

Cortez Clam Factory: 10104 Cortez Road

Taylor and Taylor, 6-10 p.m. June 12. Messenger, 8 p.m.-midnight June 13. Storm Surge, 8 p.m.-midnight June 14. Clam Jam, 7:30-11:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Live music most nights. Information: 941-798-9898.

Cortez Kitchen: 4528 119th St. W., Cortez

Natural Vibes, June 13. TBA, June 14. Closed June 15. Live entertainment Friday-Sunday. Information: 941-798-9404.

D. Coy Duck's: 5410 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach

Live music Friday and Saturday. Information: 941-778-5888.

Drift In No. 1: 120 Bridge St., Bradenton Beach

Janine, 8-11 p.m. Mondays. Russ, 7-11 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays. Chip, 8 p.m.-midnight Wednesdays. Will Scott, 8 p.m.-midnight Thursdays. Mystery band, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturdays. Karaoke, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Sundays. Information: 941-778-9088.

Drift In No. 2: 2709 Cortez Road, Bradenton

Mike McConnell, 8 p.m.-midnight Mondays. Karaoke, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Faultline, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Fridays. Information: 941-755-9825.

The Factory (formerly known as Banana Factory): 6916 U.S. 41, Bradenton

Live music Fridays-Saturdays. Karaoke with Steve, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Information: 941-758-5249.

Flying Dog Cafe: 419 Cortez Road, Bradenton

One year anniversary celebration with a Downtown Street Party in Bradenton, featuring live music by MP+3, 6 p.m. June 12. Jason Haram, 8-11 p.m. June 13. Billy Rice Band 8-11 p.m. June 14. Barry Oakley, 7 p.m. Tuesdays. Live music most nights. Information: 941-727-9663.

The Last Call Tavern: 2604 Manatee Ave. E., Bradenton

Monday Night Football. Free pool and steel tip dart tournament Tuesdays. Jam night with Mark Skey & Friends on Wednesdays. Soft tip dart tournament Fridays. Information: 941-744-1586.

Mannatees Sports Grill: 7423 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton

Poker nights, Saturdays-Mondays. Trivia with Steve-O 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Gulf Drive Band, Tuesdays. Scotty and JJ, 8-11 p.m. Wednesdays. Billy Rice, 7 p.m. Thursdays. Information: 941-794-1400.

Peggy's Corral: 4511 U.S. 41 N., Palmetto

Watching Wendy, June 13. Mac McConnell, June 14. Rebellious June 15. Free pool Tuesdays 7 p.m. Ladies Night Wednesdays 7 p.m.-close. Bomb Night, 8 p.m.-midnight Thursdays. Sunday bike day with live music noon-4 p.m. Information: 941-729-5442 or peggyscoral.net.

Polo Grill and Bar: 10670 Boardwalk Loop, Lakewood Ranch

Jonathan Cortez, 9 p.m. June 6. Belmont Stakes Race, 4:30 p.m. June 7. Trivia, Tuesdays. Piano nights: Jordan Bush, 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Information: 941-782-0899 or pologrillandbar.com.

Tarpon Pointe Grill & Tiki Bar: 801 Riverside Drive E., Bradenton

Akiem Esdaile, 2 p.m. and The Groove, 7 p.m. JUne 13. Daryl Lane, 2 p.m. and Rose Island Band, 7 p.m. June 14. Noel Harris 1 p.m. June 15. Ryan Carney, 6 p.m. June 17. Taylor & Taylor, 6 p.m. Wednesdays. Trivia, 7 p.m. Thursdays. Georgia & Mike, 5 p.m. Sundays. Live music most nights. Happy hour 3-6 p.m. daily. Information: 941-746-8700.

Woody's River Roo: 5717 18th St. E., Ellenton

Kool Breeze, 6 p.m. June 12. Gary Coco 4 p.m., Tailspin 7 p.m., June 13. Caribbean Cowboys 2 p.m., Big Daddy 7 p.m., June 14. MP+3 1 p.m., Don Huntsinger 5 p.m., June 15. Double Density Band, noon June 18. Karaoke, 6-10 p.m. Tuesdays. Music most nights. Information: 941-722-2391 or woodysriverroo.com.

SARASOTA

ROCK/BLUES

The Blue Rooster: 1525 Fourth St.

Mike Imbasciani and his Bluez Rockerz, June 12. Frank McComb, June 13. Blacktrack Blues Band, June 14. Ernie Southern, June 18. Live music Tuesday-Sunday. Information: 941-388-7539.

Five O'Clock Club: 1930 Hillview St.

sToneFish 6-8 p.m., Kettle of Fish 10 p.m. June 13. Boneshakers, June 14. Thorson Moore's Band jam, Sundays. Al Fuller blues jam, Mondays. Tony Tyler Jam, Tuesdays. Come Back Alice, Wednesdays. Democracy on Thursdays. Except where otherwise noted bands start at 10 p.m. daily. Admission is $3 for Friday and Saturday shows. Information: 941-366-5555.

The Gator Club: 1490 Main St.

The Cherry Bombs on Thursdays and Saturdays. The Boneshakers on Fridays. Information: 941-366-5969 or thegatorclub.com.

Hotel Indigo: 1223 Boulevard of the Arts

Jazz Club of Sarasota Jam Sessions with Jerry Eckert, Dave Hubbell and David Pruyn, 3-5:30 p.m. Sundays; $5 guests, free to participating musicians. Indigo blues night, 4-7 p.m. Fridays. Information: 941-487-3818 or hotelindigo.com.

Mattison's City Grille: Corner of Lemon and Main streets

Debbie Keeton Jazz Quartet, 7-10 p.m. Sundays. Tropix, 6-10 p.m. Mondays. Jennifer Leigh and her New Digs, 7:30-11 p.m. Tuesdays. Local band of the week, 7-11 p.m. Wednesdays. The Venturas, 7:30-11 p.m. Thursdays. Local band of the week, 8 p.m.-midnight Fridays. The TC Allen Band, 7:30 p.m.-midnight Saturdays. Information: 941-330-0440.

Ocean Blues: 1936 Hillview St.

Loretta James Band, 8 p.m. June 13. Ocean's Eleven Jazz Band, 7 p.m. June 14. Stretch's Front Porch Acoustic Jam 3 p.m. and Ocean Blues Jam 7 p.m. Sundays. The Monday Night Jazz Jam, 8 p.m. Mondays. The Dan Dembicki Trio, 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Information: 941-366-3010 or oceanblues.net.

TOP 40

Darwin's on 4th: 1525 Fourth St., Sarasota

SRQ Ladies Night with DJ Imminent, 9 p.m. Thursdays. Information: 941-343-2165.

Mattison's Forty One: 7275 S. Tamiami Trail

Scott McFarlin, 6 p.m. Thursdays. Debbie Keeton, 6 p.m. Fridays. Sidney Wingfield, 6 p.m. Saturdays. Joe Thayer, 6:30 p.m. Sundays-Tuesdays. Rob Satori, 6 p.m. Wednesdays. Information: 941-921-3400 or mattisons.com.

TAMPA

COMEDY

The Improv: 1600 E. Eighth Ave., C-112

Show times are 8 p.m. Thursdays, 8 and 10:30 p.m. Fridays, 7:30 and 10 p.m. Saturdays and 7 p.m. Sundays. Tickets for all performances are $20-$25. Information: 813-864-4000.

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