Bars & Clubs: July 10-16

July 10, 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.

ROCK/BLUES

Aces Live: 4343 Palma Sola Blvd., Bradenton

Ari and The Alibis, 9 p.m. July 11. Summer Survivors, 9 p.m. July 12. Ben Prestage, 5 p.m. July 13. Country and Bluegrass Jam, 7 p.m. Tuesdays. 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 Fullas Monkeys 6-10 p.m., Big Daddy 10 p.m. July 11. Flight 19, 9 p.m.-midnight July 12. Jack Tamburin, 5-9 p.m. July 13. Rum Jumbies, 6-10 p.m. Tuesdays. Rye Road Duo, 8-10 p.m. Thursdays. Bloody Mary Bar on Sundays. Game night: Snapchat Scavenger Hunt 5-7 p.m. and beer pong and cornhole 7-9 p.m. Mondays. 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. July 10. 4 Shots Fired, 8 p.m.-11:30 p.m. July 11. The Nick Horn Project, 8 p.m.-midnight July 12. Bill Vinhage, 6-10 p.m. July 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, July 11. Eric Von Hahmann, July 12. Tropix, July 13. 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

Blue Mason 5 p.m., Karen and the Big Bad Wolves 9:30 p.m., July 11. Version 3.0, 9:30 p.m. July 12. Taylor and Taylor, 5-9 p.m. July 15. Karaoke, Tuesdays-Wednesdays. Information: 941-758-5249.

Flying Dog Cafe: 419 Cortez Road, Bradenton

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.

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

Knightfall, July 11. Hollywood, July 12. The Velvet Jones, July 13. 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

Ryan Carney, 2 p.m. and Lisa Vertigo, 7 p.m. July 11. Tony Stockton, 2 p.m. and TBA, 7 p.m. July 12. Pattio Daddio, 1 p.m. July 13. Robert Rudnik, 6 p.m. July 15. 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

Karaoke, 6-10 p.m. Tuesdays. Music most nights. Information: 941-722-2391 or woodysriverroo.com.

SARASOTA

COMEDY

McCurdy's Comedy Theatre: 1923 Ringling Blvd.

Rachel Feinstein, July 17-20. Chris Cope and Ken Miller, July 23-27. D.L. Hughley, Aug. 8-10; $40.

Unless otherwise noted tickets are $15-$19. Reservations and information: 941-925-3869 or mccurdyscomedy.com.

ROCK/BLUES

The Blue Rooster: 1525 Fourth St.

NeXXLevel, July 10. TC Carr and Bolts of Blue, July 11. Ben Prestage, July 12. The Daddy Mack Blues Band, July 16. Gospel Brunch, Sundays. Live music Tuesday-Sunday. Information: 941-388-7539.

Five O'Clock Club: 1930 Hillview St.

Kara Nally Band, Kool Breeze, July 11. The Boneshakers, July 12. 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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