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.



Banana Cabana: 103 Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach

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


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

Dean Johanesen, Jan. 31. Information: 756-1405.


Linger Lodge: 7205 Linger Lodge Road, Bradenton

Wednesdays are Open Mic Comedy night on the Gator Deck at Linger Lodge, emceed by Long Island Mary. Information: 755-2757 or 228-2137 or m.tischbein@yahoo.com.


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.


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 www.pologrillandbar.com/cuisine.php. Information and reservations: 782-0899.


Aces: 4343 Palma Sola Blvd., Bradenton

Wayne Hancock with The Downshifters, 8:30 p.m. Jan. 30. Black Finger, 9:30 p.m. Jan. 31. John Hammond with Richard Gilewitz, 8 p.m. Feb. 4; $20/$25. Live music Friday-Sunday; call for cover charges. Information: 795-3886 or www.4aceslounge.com.

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

Jack Tamburine 7-11 p.m. Jan. 30 and 2-6 p.m. Jan. 31. The Ricky & Franky Oldies Show, 6-9 p.m. Mondays. 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 Mondays, karaoke Tuesdays, jam night Wednesdays, ladies night Thursdays, little black dress party Fridays, live entertainment Saturdays, football Sundays. 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

Road Block Jan. 30-31. TC & The Troublemakers, Feb. 1. 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.

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

Democracy, 7-11 p.m. Jan. 30. Jennifer Leigh & Her New Digs, 7-11 p.m. Jan. 31, Feb. 7 and 21. Sly McLeod, 6-10 p.m. Tuesdays through March. Cool Breeze, 7-11 p.m. Fridays through March. 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

Hammers & Adams Band, 8 p.m. Jan. 31. The Wheedles, 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays; Smooth Jazz with Project SRQ 8 p.m. Wednesdays; Irish night with The Celtic Misfits 6:30 p.m. Thursdays; Karaoke at 8:30 p.m. Fridays. Information: 792-4822.

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

Karaoke on 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

Caribbean Cowboy, 4-7 p.m. Jan. 30. Gumbo Boogie, 7-11 p.m. Jan. 30. Straight Up, 2-3 p.m. Jan. 31. Live music Tuesday-Sunday. Information: 722-2391.

Zio’s: 533 14th St. W., Bradenton

Billy Rice, 8-10 pm. Thursdays. Twinkle, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Fridays. Yesterdayze, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturdays. Tom Barrett, 7- 10 p.m. Mondays. Carl at the piano bar, 7-10 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Information: 708-9001.


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

Touch of Class Restaurant & Lounge: 5141 14th St. W., Bradenton

Live DJ nightly with free buffet. Henry Lawrence with special guests Sundays. Thursday is Ladies Night. Hours: 6 p.m.-2:30 a.m. daily. Cover charge. Information: (941) 587-1671.

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.



Euphemia Haye Restaurant: 5540 Gulf of Mexico Drive

Live jazz nightly. 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.