Bars & Clubs: Oct. 13-19

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Anna Maria Oyster Bar, Halfway

Live entertainment on the deck Thursday-Saturday. 6906 14th St. W., Bradenton, 941-758-7880.

Bridge Tender Inn & Dockside Bar

Live music nightly. 135 Bridge St., Bradenton Beach, 941-778-4849.

Freckled Fin Restaurant and Public House

Live music nightly. 101 Bridge St., Bradenton Beach, 941-251-3930.

Island Time Bar and Grill

Live music most nights. 111 Gulf Drive S., Bradenton Beach, 941-782-1122.

Nicki’s West 59th Restaurant

Live entertainment, 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. 1830 59th St. W., 941-795-7065.

Wicked Cantina

Live music most Wednesday-Saturday evenings. 101 Seventh St. N., Bradenton Beach, 941-281-2990 or wickedcantina.com.



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. 5220 14th St. W., Bradenton, 941-756-6060 or joylandcountry.com.


Aces Live

Doug Deming and The Jewel Tones, 7 p.m. Oct. 13. Paul Oscher Band with Terry Hanckwalter Sheffles and Johnny Ace, 8 p.m. Oct. 14; $15-$20. Muphin Chukr’s, 8 p.m. Oct. 15; $5. Stretch’s at noon, The Nighthawks 5 p.m., Oct. 16. Acoustic Jam, noon Sundays. Open Mic 7 p.m., Service Industry Night 9 p.m., Mondays. Eddie Garrett Show, 7 p.m. Tuesdays. Line dancing lessons 6:30 p.m., Long Horn Cadillac Country Jam 7:30 p.m., Wednesdays. Randy McNeeley Southern Rock, 7 p.m. Thursdays. All shows are non-smoking. 4343 Palma Sola Blvd., Bradenton, 941-795-3886 or aceslivemusic.com.

The Beachhouse Restaurant

Live music most nights, 6-10 p.m. 200 Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach, 941-779-2222.

Bubbas Too Bar and Grill

Live music, 8 p.m. Fridays. 5435 15th St. E., Bradenton, 941-756-3237.

Clancy’s Irish Sports Pub & Grill

Kettle of Fish 6 p.m., Boss Hawg Band 10 p.m., Oct. 14. NeXXLevel 6 p.m., Karaoke party 10 p.m., Oct. 15. NFL Experience at noon, Sundays. Don Huntsinger, 5 p.m. Mondays. Taylor and Taylor, 6 p.m. Wednesdays. Rye Road Acoustic, 8-10 p.m. Thursdays. 6218 Cortez Road, 941-794-2489 or clancysirishsportspub.com.

Cork’s Cigar Bar

Live music, 7 p.m., DJ, 10 p.m. Saturdays. 425 Old Main St., 941-744-2589 or corkscigarbar.com.

Cortez Clam Factory

Black Velvet, Oct. 13. KoKo Ray and The Keepers, Oct. 14. Ober Rivers and The DUI’s, Oct. 15. Stone Crab Steve Arvey, Oct. 17. Robert and Wolfie, Oct. 19. NFL Sundays. Clam Jam, 7:30-11:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Live music most nights. 10104 Cortez Road, 941-798-9898.

Cortez Kitchen

Natural Vibes, Oct. 14. Bottom Line Band, Oct. 15. Taylor and Taylor, Oct. 16. Live entertainment Friday-Sunday. 4528 119th St. W., Cortez, 941-798-9404.

D. Coy Duck’s

Live music Friday and Saturday. 5410 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 941-778-5888.

Drift In No. 1

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. 120 Bridge St., Bradenton Beach, 941-778-9088.

Drift In No. 2

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. 2709 Cortez Road, Bradenton, 941-755-9825.

Ed’s Tavern

10719 Rodeo Dr., Lakewood Ranch, 941-907-0400 or edstavernlwr.com.

Fraternal Order of Eagles, Eagle Village, Aerie 3171

5831 15th St. E., Bradenton, 941-720-1863.

The Last Call Tavern

Karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight Wednesdays. 2604 Manatee Ave. E., Bradenton, 941-744-1586.

Motorworks Brewing

Galbraith Group, 6-10 p.m. Oct. 14. IPA Band, 6-10 p.m. Oct. 15. Paul Fournier, Tuesdays. David Smash, Wednesdays. Scott Curts, Thursdays. Brittany McCracken, Sundays. 1014 Ninth St. W., Bradenton, 941-567-6218 or motorworksbrewing.com.

Oneco Rose Bar and Package

Mac and Mack Duo, 7-11 p.m. Fridays and 1-5 p.m. Sundays. Karaoke with Faye, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays. 103 Cortez Road, Bradenton, 941-756-8790.

Peggy’s Corral

Day 7 (formerly UC4), 9 p.m. Oct. 14. Hollywood, 2 p.m. Oct. 15. Bad Boy Elroy, noon Oct. 16. Cruise-In Car Show, 5:30 p.m. Oct. 7. Karaoke, 9 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays. 4511 U.S. 41 N., Palmetto, 941-729-5442 or peggyscoral.net.

Polo Grill and Bar

Guilty Pleasures, 9 p.m. Oct. 14. 10670 Boardwalk Loop, Lakewood Ranch, 941-782-0899 or pologrillandbar.com.

Ranch Grill

14475 SR 70, Bradenton, 941-756-9400 or theranchflorida.com.

Steel City Bar and Grill

Karaoke and DJ entertainment Fridays. Pool League tournaments and DJ entertainment Saturdays. Live music, cornhole games and block party Sundays. 5254 SR 64 E., Bradenton, 941-243-3867.

Swordfish Grill

Natural Vibes, Mondays. Larry Stokes, Tuesdays, Matt and Tanya, Wednesdays, Tim Chandler, Thursdays. 4628 119th St. W., Cortez, 941-798-2035.

Woody’s River Roo

3’s Company, 6 p.m. Oct. 13. Jimi Banks 4 p.m., Messenger 7 p.m., Oct. 14. Oktober Fest at noon featuring a beer garden, live German folk music and German food, Charlie Morris 2 p.m., Whiskey Blind 7 p.m., Oct. 15. Oktober Fest at noon featuring a beer garden, live German folk music and German food, MP3 1 p.m., Wade Buzzard 5 p.m., Oct. 16. Woody’s Beer Dinner for Breast Cancer Awareness, five-course meal, and brewing beers, music by Black Velvet, 6 p.m. Oct. 19; $30. Karaoke, 6 p.m. Tuesdays. Music most nights. 5717 18th St. E., Ellenton, 941-722-2391 or woodysriverroo.com.

World of Beer

Trevor Bystrom, Oct. 14. Fickle Souls, Oct. 15. 497 Cortez Road W., Bradenton, 941-251-7800 or worldofbeer.com/locations/bradenton.



McCurdy’s Comedy Theatre

1923 Ringling Blvd., 941-925-3869 or mccurdyscomedy.com.


Cannon’s Steakhouse

John Russo, 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays. 6540 Superior Ave., 941-924-7171.

Il Panificio Gulf Gate

John Russo, 3 p.m. Sundays. 6644 Gateway Ave., 941-921-5570.

The Starlite Room

John Russo “Rat Pack” tribute, 6 p.m. Mondays. 1001 Cocoanut Ave., 941-702-5613.


The Blue Rooster

Jeff Jensen Band, Oct. 13. Damon Fowler Group, Oct. 14. Lauren Mitchell Band, Oct. 15. Suitcase Full of Blues, Oct. 18. Lisa Mann, Oct. 19. Gospel Brunch with Truality and Sarasota Blues Jam, Sundays. 1525 Fourth St., 941-388-7539.

Five O’Clock Club

Secret Service, Oct. 14. Notorious, Oct. 15. B Movie, Oct. 16. Holey Miss Moley, Oct. 19. Al Fuller’s Blues Jam, Mondays. Democracy on Thursdays. Except where otherwise noted bands start at 10 p.m. daily. Admission is $3 for Friday and Saturday shows. 1930 Hillview St., 941-366-5555.

The Gator Club

Live music Thursday-Saturdays. 1490 Main St., 941-366-5969 or thegatorclub.com.

Mattison’s City Grille

Brian Spainhower noon, Debbie Keeton Jazz Quartet, 7 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. Glass Onion Band, every third Friday of the month. The TC Allen Band, 7:30 p.m.-midnight Saturdays. Corner of Lemon and Main streets, 941-330-0440.


Nic and Ari, 5 p.m. Tuesdays. 1525 Fourth St., Sarasota, 941-954-7400.

Top 40

Mattison’s Forty One

Scott McFarland, 6 p.m. Thursdays. Debbie Keeton, 6 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays. Joe Thayer, 6:30 p.m. Sundays-Tuesdays. Dave Mankes, 6 p.m. Wednesdays. 7275 S. Tamiami Trail, 941-921-3400 or mattisons.com.