Entertainment

Weekend listings of bars and clubs

@NormalParagraphStyle:EDITOR’S NOTE: E-mail Bars & Clubs listings to jmorreale@bradenton.com or fax to 745-7097. Information is due 10 days in advance of publication.

MANATEE

ACOUSTIC

Banana Cabana: 103 Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach

Live entertainment, 7-11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Information: 779-1930.

COFFEEHOUSE

Barnie’s Coffee & Wine Bar: 2121 Cortez Road, Bradenton

Singer/songwriter Patti B, 7 p.m. Dec. 27. Information: 756-1405.

COUNTRY

Joyland: 6424 14th St. W., Bradenton

Live bands at 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Dance lessons, 7 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. Information: 756-6060.

JAZZ

Bradenton Cigar Bar: 425 Old Main St., Bradenton

Lane J. Ruise Jazz Trio, 6-9 p.m. Sundays. Information: 744-2589.

Polo Grill and Bar: 10670 Boardwalk Loop, Lakewood Ranch

Live music 8:30-11:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Menu available at wwwlpologrillandbar.com/cuisine.php. Information and reservations: 782-0899.

ROCK/BLUES

Aces: 4343 Palma Sola Blvd., Bradenton

Live music Friday-Sunday; call for cover charges. Information: 795-3886 or www.4aceslounge.com.

American Legion Post 312: 1610 67th Ave. E., Oneco

Smokey & Dakota Rose, 2-6 p.m. Jan. 1. Tone Zone, 7-11 p.m. Jan. 2 and 2-6 p.m. Jan. 3. Information: 758-6616.

Banana Factory Bar and Grill: 6916 U.S. 41, Bradenton

Karaoke with Dave 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Sunday-Thursday. Live entertainment 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday and Saturday. Information: 758-5249.

Cellar Lounge: 4307 26th St. W., Bradenton

Pool tournament Monday, karaoke Tuesday, jam night Wednesday, ladies night Thursday, little black dress party Friday, live entertainment Saturday, football Sunday. Information: 751-9111.

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

Terry Helm on Mondays. TC and the Troublemakers on Tuesdays. Jay Crawford on Wednesdays. The Burghs on Thursdays. Live music nightly. Freaki-Tiki Bar with four televisions, misting fans. Information: 794-2489.

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

Live entertainment Friday-Sunday. Information: 798-9404.

The Distillery: 108 44th Ave. E., Bradenton

Live music Friday and Saturdays. Service Industry Night on Mondays. Cornhole and Quarters on Tuesdays. Absinthe Wednesdays featuring Offshore Riot. Ladies Night with 3 Peace Band on Thursdays. Information: 739-7845.

Drift In 1: 120 Bridge St., Bradenton Beach

Hammers and Adams, 8:30 p.m.-midnight Thursdays. Karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight Sundays. Information: 778-9088.

Drift In 2: 2709 Cortez Road, Bradenton

Karaoke 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Sing Along with Russ 8 p.m.-midnight Wednesdays. Information: 755-9825.

Jolly Roger: 5406 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach

Captain Dan Mobley, 6-9 p.m. Wednesday-Friday weekly. Information: 778-5320.

Mangrove Grill: 102 Riviera Dunes Way, Palmetto

Steel drums by Cort Farris on Mondays; Scott McConoughey on Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Sly McLeod on Wednesdays and Sundays. Chris Otto on Thursdays. Information: 723-2556.

Mattison’s Riverside, Twin Dolphin Marina: 1200 First Ave. W., Bradenton

Doc and Buster, 6-10 p.m. Thursday. The Venturas, 7-11 p.m. Fridays. Eclipse, 7-11 p.m. Saturdays. Information: 748-8087.

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

Live music 8-11 p.m. Thursdays featuring Brian McCarthy, Brandon Pomeranky, Tim Chandler and Matt Brown in rotation. Country, light rock and blues, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Fridays. Dallas Brothers, 3-7 p.m. and Karaoke 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturdays. Sunday bike party featuring music, vendors and Bloody Marys. Information: 729-5442 or www.peggyscoral.net.

Pelican Pete’s: 12012 Cortez Road, Bradenton

Irish night with The Celtic Misfits, Thursdays; Karaoke on Fridays; Hammers & Adams Band, Jan. 20. The Wheedles on Tuesdays and Jan. 3. Information: 792-4822.

Rasher Tierney’s: 5106 14th St. W., Bradenton

Karaoke Tuesday and Thursday. Live music, 7-10 p.m. Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. Information: 752-1531.

Skippers Pub and Grill, 10104 Cortez Road, Bradenton

Texas Hold ’Em Poker 7 and 10 p.m. Thursdays. Ricky & Franky, 6-9 p.m. Fridays. Every Sunday Breakfast Jam (anyone and everyone is welcome to join on stage and play or sing), 10 a.m.-1 p.m., $3.50 breakfast special. NFL games every Sunday and Monday. Information: 798-9898.

Tequila Beach: 7423 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton

Live music Friday and Saturday. Team Trivia now available. Tuesday is Ladies Night. NASCAR Sundays with contests and drink specials. Information: 794-1400.

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

Live music Tuesday-Sunday. Information: 722-2391.

Zio’s: 533 14th St. W., Bradenton

Michael Mac Band, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Jan. 2. Yesterdayze, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Jan. 3. Tom Barrett, 7-10 p.m. Jan. 5. Billy Rice, 8-10 pm. Jan. 8. Carl at the piano bar, 7-10 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Information: 708-9001.

KARAOKE

City Fitness: 821 12th St. W., Bradenton

Karoke 8 p.m.-midnight Fridays. Information: 746-4443.

Fan-Atics Sports Bar: 4669 Cortez Road, Bradenton

Karaoke with Danny Branch, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Fridays. Karaoke with Tsunamo Mike Sails, 11 p.m.-2 a.m. Saturdays. Information: 722-8438.

D&D’s Pub and Grill: 625 Eighth Ave. W., Palmetto

Karaoke with Tsunamo Mike Sails 11 p.m.-2 a.m. Saturdays. Information: 722-8438.

Stoneybrook Golf Club: 7515 Grand Harbour Pkwy., Heritage Harbour

Karaoke with Art Talbot (adults only), 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays. Information: 749-1842.

Tiki Hut: 2303 First St., U.S. Highway 41

Karaoke with Patty O’Nell, 7-11 p.m. Fridays. An outside open-air bar on the south side of the Roadway Inn Hotel. Information: 448-5928.

Wild Turkey Saloon: 920 Eighth Ave. W., Palmetto

Karaoke, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturdays. Information: 729-4387.

TOP 40

Island Time Grill: 8225 Cooper Creek Blvd., University Park

Variety of music with Joe Bill Loudermilk in Sunset Lounge 6:30-9:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. Information: 351-5128.

Planet Dance: 1100 DeSoto Junction Plaza

Teen Dance Club, ages 11-16, 8-11 p.m. Saturday. Live DJs, dance competitions, awesome lights and sounds; $5 Saturdays. Information: 741-8558.

LONGBOAT KEY

JAZZ

Euphemia Haye Restaurant: 5540 Gulf of Mexico Drive

Eddie Tobin, Jan. 5, 12, 19 and 26. Dean Miller, Jan. 1, 6-8, 13-15, 20-22, 27-29. Carol Ettman, Jan. 2-3, 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, 30-31. Mike Markaverich, Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25. Information and reservations: 383-3633 or www.euphemiahaye.com.

Longboat Key Liquors and Cocktail Lounge: 6850 Gulf of Mexico Drive

Island Swing jazz sextet plays at 6 p.m. Saturdays. Information: 383-4888.

SARASOTA

DANCE/TOP 40

Club Escapes: 3218 Clark Road

Voce Libres on Saturdays. Sunday night jams, 8:30 p.m. Sundays with no cover charge. “Destination 1” back room featuring Trance and Techno Fridays; back door entrance only. Information: 925-4144.

FOLK

Mother’s Musical Bakery: 6517 Superior Ave., Sarasota

Bill & Eli Perras, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 3. Dennis Brock opens. Cost: $10. Information: 366-4449.

JAZZ

15 South: 15 South Boulevard of the Presidents, St. Armands Circle

Al Hixon Sit-in Jazz Jam, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays. DJ Hernando, Wednesdays-Thursdays. Voces Libres, Fridays and Sundays. Vine Street Band, Saturdays. Latin Dance lessons 7-9 p.m. Sundays; $10. Information: 388-1555.

The Tasting Room: 1925 S. Osprey Ave.

Laurel Casey, cabaret chanteuse and her jazz trio, 8:30-10:30 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Information: 364-5811.

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