Bars & Clubs: June 19-25

June 19, 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

Fit For Rivals, 6:30 p.m. June 19. Steve Arvey and Delta Swamp Rats, 9 p.m. June 20. Wikked Jester, 9 p.m. June 21. Gumbo Boogie Band, 5 p.m. June 22. Bluegrass Jam, 7 p.m. June 24. 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

Bus Fulla Monkeys 6-10 p.m., Whiskey Blind 10 p.m.-midnight June 20. Classic Car Show 4-8 p.m., Boss Hawg 9 p.m.-midnight June 21. Mark Anthony Roman, 5-9 p.m. June 22. 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

Tropix, 6-10 p.m. June 19. Crossover Band, 8 p.m.-midnight June 20. Overdrive and his DUIs, 8 p.m.-midnight June 21. Sandi and Friends, 6-10 p.m. June 23. Cellfish Jr., 6-10 p.m. June 25. Clam Jam, 7:30-11:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Live music most nights. Information: 941-798-9898.

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

Frankie Lombardi Trio, June 20. Democracy, June 21. Tropix, June 22. 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

Special surprise event, 8 p.m. June 20. Glass Onion Band, 7:30 p.m. June 21. Barry Oakley, 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Open Blues Jam, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays. 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

Regional Music Expo 2014, featuring South Bad Influence, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. June 20, and original music showcase, 2-11 p.m. June 21, featuring Sammy Davis Jr., Rockstarr Bentley, Avenging Benji, The Devil Made Microphones, Dood, and See Alice, and Biker Sunday, noon-5 p.m. June 22, featuring live music by three bands. 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

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

Robert Rudnik, 2 p.m. and Walker Smith, 7 p.m. June 20. Matt Brown, 2 p.m. and The Groove, 7 p.m. June 21. TBA, 1 p.m. June 22. Tony Stockton, 6 p.m. June 24. 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

Taylor and Taylor, 6 p.m. June 19. Jimi Banks 4 p.m., Shotgun Justice 7 p.m., June 20. Endless Vibes 2 p.m., Whiskey Blind 7 p.m., June 21. Jack Tamburin 1 p.m., Tim Velez 5 p.m., June 22. EZ Street, noon June 25. 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.

Bodie Valdez, June 19. RJ Harman and Company, June 20. Have Gun Will Travel, June 21. Ari and The Alibis, June 25. Live music Tuesday-Sunday. Information: 941-388-7539.

Five O'Clock Club: 1930 Hillview St.

Mumbo Jumbo 6 p.m., The Rev. Barry and Funktastic Soul 10 p.m., June 20. Ari and The Alibis, 10 p.m. June 21. 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.

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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