Short’s Brewing Company, pub hours 11 a.m.-10:30 p.m. Sun.-Thurs., 11 a.m.-midnight Fri.-Sat.; 121 N. Bridge St., Bellaire; events, dates and times subject to change, call to check, 533-6622; www.shortsbrewing.com.
Bayview Grille, Sat. 7-9 p.m. Singer/Songwriter Series, featuring local artists performing original music, no cover charge; 727 Main St., Frankfort; 352-8050.
Cabbage Shed, Open Mic Night 8 p.m. Thurs.; 198 Frankfort Ave., Elberta; 352-9843 or www.cabbageshed.com.
Crystal Palace Lounge, DJ 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Fri.-Sat.; four large-screen TVs for sports viewing; full menu, daily specials; 17170 Vondra Road at M-115, Thompsonville; 378-3104.
Geno’s Sports Bar & Grill, DJ 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Sat.; home of Lucille’s St. Louis-style ribs 5 p.m. every Thurs.; open noon-midnight Mon.-Thurs. and Sun., and noon-2 a.m. Fri.-Sat.; 14848 Thompson Avenue, Thompsonville; 378-2554.
Lumberjacks Bar and Grille, karaoke 9 p.m. Thurs.; music 9 p.m.-close Fri.-Sat.; 10919 Main St., Honor; 325-2262.
Mayfair Tavern, open 4 p.m. Mon. and Thurs.-Sat., 3-9 p.m. Sun., closed Tues.-Wed.; 515 Frankfort Ave., Elberta; 352-9136 or www.themayfairtavern.com.
The Roadhouse Mexican Bar & Grill, live acoustic music with Jake Frysinger 6-8 p.m. Wed., no cover; 1058 Michigan Ave., Benzonia; 882-9631.
Red Mesa Grill, “Casa Tuesdays” live entertainment; 117 Water St., Boyne City.
GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY
Bayview Inn, karaoke Thurs.; 5074 U. S. 31 N., Acme; 938-1610.
Bud’s of Interlochen, live music 5-8 Thurs., with singer/songwriter Jim Hawley; 3061 M-137, Interlochen; 276-9090 or www.budsville.com.
Cambria Suites’ Reflect Bistro & Lounge, Jazz Thursdays with the Jeff Haas Trio 7-9:30 p.m. Thurs.; no cover charge; 225 Munson Ave., TC; 778-9000 or www.traversecitylodging.com.
Dillinger’s Pub/Bootleggers, Trivia Live 7-9 p.m. Thurs.; open 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Mon.-Sat., noon-2 a.m. Sun.; Dillinger’s, 121 S. Union, TC, 941-2276; Bootleggers, 119 S. Union, TC, 922-7742.
The Filling Station, Younce Guitar Duo 7-10 p.m. Wed.; 642 Railroad Place, TC.
Grand Traverse Resort & Spa, John Pomeroy 7-11 p.m. Fri.-Sat. in Aerie Lounge; Adam Kendall on guitar or piano 6-10 p.m. Fri. in the Grand Lobby; GT Resort & Spa, 100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd, Acme; (800) 748-0303.
Ground Zero @ Streeters, Z93 College Night with DJ DomiNate 9:30 p.m. Thurs.; 1669 S. Garfield Ave., TC; www.groundzeroonline.com or 932-1300.
Harbor 22, happy hour 4-7 p.m., 12719 S. West Bay Shore Dr., TC; 922-2114, www.harbor22.com.
Hayloft Inn, open mic night 7:30 p.m. Thurs. for musicians, poets, comics, hosted by Bill Dungjen; 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat. live country western music; M-72, TC; 941-0832.
Hide Away Bar & Grill, DJ music by Hot Traxx 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Fri.; hours: 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Mon., 11:30 a.m.-midnight Tues.-Thurs., 11:30 a.m.-2 a.m. Fri.-Sat., noon-10 p.m. Sun.; 211 E. Main St., Kingsley; 263-4059.
Hofbrau, 4 p.m.-midnight Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-midnight Sun.; 2784 M-137, Interlochen; 276-6979.
Horizon Books, live music 8:30-10:30 p.m. Fri. with Parallel Feb. 14; Songwriters in the Round, Feb. 21; Drive South Feb. 28; 243 E. Front, TC; 946-7290, (800) 587-2147 or www.horizonbooks.com.
InsideOut Gallery, every Tues. free Cocktail Cinema at 7 p.m., followed by Tasty Tunez 8-11 p.m. with PHDJ Martoosh; 229 Garland St., TC; 929-3254 or www.facebook.com/insideoutgallery-tc/events.
Jacob’s Well, hours 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Thurs.-Sun.; 1121 E. Front, TC; 946-4476; www.jacobswell.info.
Kilkenny’s Irish Public House, Mon. 7-9 Team Trivia Night and 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Karaoke by the Bay; Tues. Levi Britton; Wed. 8 p.m.-midnight. Scott Bihlman Feb. 19 and 26, Miriam Pico and Friends return March 5; Thurs. 8 p.m.-midnight 2 Bays DJs; live music 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Fri.-Sat. with Scarkazm Feb. 14; 12 Year Reunion Feb. 15; Ben Daniels Band Feb. 21-22; Sweet J Band Feb. 28-March 1; Brett Mitchell and the Giant Ghost March 7-8; Wild Sullys and Song of the Lakes March 15; Song of the Lakes and Wild Sullys March 17; Paper Plane Pilots March 21; 12 Year Reunion March 22; Risque March 28-29; Lucas Paul April 4-5; Sweet J Band April 11-12; Soul Patch April 18-19; Paper Plane Pilots April 26; Brett Mitchell and the Giant Ghost May 2-3; Blue Effect May 9-10; Alter Ego May 16; Kastanza May 17; Ben Daniels Band May 23-24; Sweet J Band May 30-31; Miriam Pico June 6-7; Soul Patch June 13-14; Risque June 20-21; One Hot Robot June 27-28; Three Thumbs Up Reunion July 4; Paper Plane Pilots July 5; Phunk Schway July 11-12; Alter Ego July 18; 12 Year Reunion July 19; Lucas Paul July 25-26; Sweet J Band Aug. 1-2; Blue Effect Aug. 8-9; One Hot Robot Aug. 15-16; Kastanza Aug. 22; Scarkazm Aug. 23; Ben Daniels Band Aug. 29-30; King Snakes Sept. 5-6; Phunk Schway Sept. 12-13; Alter Ego Sept. 19; 12 Year Reunion Sept. 20; Sweet J Band Sept. 26-27; Lucas Paul Oct. 3-4; Brett Mitchell and the Giant Ghost Oct. 10-11; Scarkazm Oct. 17; 12 Year Reunion Oct. 18; Ben Daniels Band Oct. 24-25; Miriam Pico Oct. 31-Nov. 1; Sweet J Band Nov. 7-8; Blue Effect Nov. 14-15; Phunk Schway Nov. 21-22; Alter Ego Nov. 28 12 Year Reunion Nov. 29; Lucas Paul Dec. 5-6; Brett Mitchell and the Giant Ghost Dec. 12-13; Risque Dec. 19-20; One Hot Robot Dec. 26-27; Miriam Pico Dec. 31; basement level of North Peak Brewing Company, 400 W. Front, TC; www.kilkennyspub.com.
Left Foot Charley, Open Mic Monday 6-9 p.m., Happy Hour 5-7 p.m. Thurs. with one-plate ethnic meals available, $15 dine-in, $10 take-out; 806 Red Dr., Grand Traverse Commons, TC; 995-0500.
Little Bohemia, TC Celtic Tues. 7-9 p.m.; live music with Billy Strings and Don Julin 8-10 p.m. Thurs.; plus Valentine Day special menu with music by Miriam Pico and David Chown 7-10 p.m. Feb. 14; G Snacks 9 p.m.-midnight Feb. 15; Willie & the Wannabe 8-11 p.m. Feb. 21; the Corvairs 8-11 p.m. Feb. 22; Geezer 8-11 p.m. Feb. 28 Fresh Fossils 8-11 p.m. March 1; 540 W. Front, TC; 946-6925 or www.lilbo.com.
Mt. Holiday, dinner specials in the lounge 5-9 p.m. Wed.-Fri.; live entertainment 7 p.m. Fri.; 3100 Holiday Road, TC; www.mt-holiday.com.
Mr. C's Pub & Grill, happy hour 3-7 p.m. daily; 9009 M-72 East, Williamsburg; 267-3300 or email@example.com.
Northern Natural Cider House, Earthwork Music Monday 7-9 p.m. with the True Falsettos Feb. 17; Dede Alderson Feb. 24; open 2-10 p.m. Mon.-Thurs., noon-10 p.m. Fri.-Sat, noon-8 p.m. Sun.; 324 E. Front St., TC, one block east of the State Theatre; 943-1078 or www.northernnaturalwinery.com.
Park Place Hotel in the Beacon Lounge, Tom Kaufmann on piano Thurs.-Sat.; 300 E. State, TC; 946-5000.
ParkShore Resort, live DJ 8 p.m.-midnight Fri.-Sat.; 1401 U.S. 31 N., TC; 947-3800 or www.parkshoreresort.com.
Phil’s on Front, live music 8-10 p.m. Thurs.; and 9-11 p.m. Fri.-Sat. with Elizabeth Sexton Rivers and Al Jankowski Feb. 14-15; Miriam Pico and Al Jankowski Feb. 21; Al Jankowski Feb. 22; Miriam Pico and Al Jankowski Feb. 28-March 1; 236 E. Front St., TC; 929-1710.
Poppycocks, On Quartet every Fri.; 128 E. Front St., TC; 941-7632.
Right Brain Brewery, Tuesday Trivia 8 p.m. weekly; 225 E. 16th St., TC; 944-1239 or www.rightbrainbrewery.com.
Sail Inn Bar & Grill, karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight Thurs.; open 11 a.m.-1:30 a.m. Mon.-Sat., noon-2 a.m. Sun.; 1104 Barlow, TC; 946-4195.
Shimmers by the Bay, karaoke and open mic 9 p.m.-midnight Thurs.; DJ 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Fri. and Sat.; Service Industry Night 5 p.m.-midnight Sun.; inside the West Bay Beach Resort-A Holiday Inn Resort, 615 E. Front, TC; 947-3700 or www.tcwestbay.com.
Side Traxx Video Dance Bar, open daily 5 p.m., gay-owned/operated, straight-friendly atmosphere; 520 Franklin St., off East Eighth Street, TC; 935-1666.
Sleder’s Tavern, Crispin Campbell Quartet 4 p.m. Feb. 23, $15 in advance at Sleder's, Oryana Natural Foods Market, Brilliant Books, Zamar Guitar or by calling 947-9213, $20 at the door; Ireland's FullSet, 7 p.m. March 4, $20 in advance at Sleder's, Oryana Natural Foods Market, Brilliant Books, Zamar Guitar or by calling 947-9213, $25 at the door; restaurant open 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Mon.-Thurs., 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Fri.-Sat., and noon-9 p.m. Sun.; bar open until 10 p.m. Mon.-Thurs., 11 p.m. Fri.-Sat. and 9 p.m. Sun.; 717 Randolph, TC; 947-9213.
Trattoria Stella, live jazz 6-9 p.m. Tues.; Building 50, The Village at Grand Traverse Commons, off West 11th Street, TC; 929-8989 or www.stellatc.com.
Traverse City Senior Center, Saturday Night Dance 8-10 p.m. every Sat., free on clavinova nights, live music with The Reflections on the fourth Saturday, $3 Senior Center Network members, $5 non-members on band nights; 801 E. Front St., TC; 922-4911.
Turtle Creek Casino, in Level 3 Lounge — every Thurs. Team Trivia 7-9 p.m. and comedy 9 p.m.; Thurs.-Sat. DJ Ricky T; hours 6:30 p.m.-2 a.m. Thurs., 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Fri.-Sat., 2-9 p.m. Sun.; 7741 M-72, Williamsburg; 534-8888.
Union Street Station, The Mainstays 9 p.m. Feb. 14-15, $5 cover; "Get It In The Can" with DJ DomiNate 10 p.m. Wed.; open mic night 10 p.m. Tues.; open 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Mon.-Sat., noon-2 a.m. Sun.; 117 S. Union TC; 941-1930.
Dingman’s Bar, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Fri.-Sat. karaoke; 11021 M-72, halfway between Kalkaska and Grayling.
The Roadhouse, 8 p.m.-midnight Tues. open mic night, sound system and mics provided; 8 p.m.-midnight Thurs. karaoke; U.S. 131, halfway between Kalkaska and Mancelona.
Beppi's at The Homestead Resort, New Third Coast Feb. 14; E Minor and Band Feb. 15; The Wilenes Feb. 16; Jim Hawley Feb. 21; Chris Skellenger Feb. 22; E Minor and Band Feb. 28; Drive South March 1; Jim Hawley March 8; Woodridge Road, Glen Arbor; 334-5000 or www.thehomesteadresort.com.
Cedar Tavern, karaoke 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Fri.; 9039 S. Kasson, Cedar; 228-7445.
Leelanau Sands Casino, in the Leelanau Sands Showroom — Wed. Team Trivia 7-9 p.m.; Thurs. 45th Parallel Polka Band 1-5 p.m.; Peshawbestown; (800) 922-2946.
Stony Point Pub, open mic 8 p.m. Sat. hosted by WNMC's Sandy B; 111 St. Joseph St., Suttons Bay; 271-1007.
Stampede Saloon, Tues. Ladies Night, Wed. Men’s Nite; DJ dance music 10 p.m.-1 a.m. Fri.; live band 10 p.m.-1 a.m. Sat.; 3885 Old U.S. 27 South, Gaylord; (989) 705-7100, www.stampedesaloon.com.
Timothy’s Pub, DJ/karaoke mix 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Fri.-Sat.; 110 S. Otsego Ave., Gaylord; (989) 732-9333.
Kirtland Center for the Performing Arts, the Irish Rovers 7 p.m. March 1; Red Green 7 p.m. April 5; Freddy Fusion's Science Magic Show 7 p.m. April 12; Kirtland Community College, 10775 N. St. Helen Road, Roscommon; (989) 275-6777 or www.kirtlandcenter.com.