Shanty Creek Resort, in the Lakeview Lounge — 8-11 p.m. Fri. and 9 p.m.-midnight Sat., with Linsie & Lee June 21; Danny Bellenbaum June 22; Nelson Olstrom June 28; Keith Scott June 29; Jerry Lambert July 5; Jeff Woolsey July 6; Linsie & Lee July 12; Danny Bellenbaum July 13; Nelson Olstrom July 19; Ron Hernandez July 20; Jerry Lambert July 26; Last Day Band July 27; Danny Bellenbaum Aug. 2; Linsie & Lee Aug. 3; Nelson Olstrom Aug. 9; Jeff Woolsey Aug. 10; Jerry Lambert Aug. 16; Last Day Band Aug. 17; Linsie & Lee Aug. 23; Danny Bellenbaum Aug. 24; Nelson Olstrom Aug. 30; Ron Hernandez Aug. 31; 5820 Shanty Creek Road, Bellaire, 533-8621.
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.
Brookside Inn, live acoustic music with Jake Frysinger 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sat.; 115 N. Michigan Ave., Beulah; 882-9688.
Cabbage Shed, Open Mic Night 8 p.m. Thurs.; 198 Frankfort Ave., Elberta; 352-9843 or www.cabbageshed.com.
Crystal Palace Lounge, DJ and karaoke 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.
Michigan Legacy Art Park Summer Sounds Concert Series, 7 p.m. Fri., $10 adults, $8 Art Park members, free for ages 17/younger, rides start at 6:15 p.m. for those unable to walk the trail, concerts held at Crystal Mountain Resort in case of rain; with the Heidi Hepler and Michele Ramo Group July 5; Miriam Pico and David Chown July 12; Ruth & Max Bloomquist July 19; Fauxgrass Quartet July 26; Tumbao Bravo Aug. 2; on the grounds of Crystal Mountain Resort, Thompsonville; 378-4963 or www.michlegacyartpark.org.
The Roadhouse Mexican Bar & Grill, live acoustic music with Jake Frysinger 6-8 p.m. Wed., no cover; 1058 Michigan Ave., Benzonia; 882-9631.
Boyne Mountain Resort, in the Snowflake Lounge — Bill Da Cat 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Fri.-Sat. through Aug. 31; in the Trophy Room Pub & Pizzeria — 6-8 p.m. in conjunction with Bike Nights and Car Cruise-Ins featuring Hipps n Ricco June 25; David Cisco July 2; Hipps n Rico July 9; David Jake July 16; Hipps n Rico July 23; David Jake July 30; Hipps n Ricco Aug. 6; David Jake Aug. 13; Hipps n Rico Aug. 20; David Jake Aug. 27; in Everett’s — 7-10 p.m. Fri.-Sat., with Chris and Memorie June 21; Ben Overbeek June 22; Toby Jones June 28; Nelson Olstrom June 29; Nathan Bates July 5; Chris and Memorie July 6; Jeff Bihlman July 12; Nelson Olstrom July 13; Ron Getz July 19; Toby Jones July 20; Ben Overbeek July 26; Toby Jones July 27; Nathan Bates Aug. 2; Sean Bilby Aug. 3; Greg Seaman Aug. 9; Nelson Olstrom Aug. 10; Ron Getz Aug. 16; Ben Overbeek Aug. 17; Chris and Memorie Aug. 23; Toby Jones Aug. 24; Nathan Bates Aug. 20; Jeff Bihlman Aug. 31; at the Tiki Hut — 2-5 p.m. Sat., with Dave Cisco June 29; Hipps n Ricco July 6; David Jake July 13; Hipps n Ricco July 20; Dave Cisco July 27; Hipps n Ricco Aug. 3; Dave Cisco Aug. 10; Hipps n Ricco Aug. 17; Dave Cisco Aug. 24; Hipps n Ricco Aug. 31; in the Beach House Restaurant — 6-9 p.m. Fri.-Sat., with Charlie Reager June 21; Greg Seaman June 22; Nathan Bates June 28; Chris and Memorie June 29; Toby Jones July 5; Sean Bilby July 6; Charlie Reager July 12; Ron Getz Duo July 13; Ron Getz July 19; Greg Seaman July 20; Ben Overbeek July 26; Nathan Bates July 27; Toby Jones Aug. 2; Jeff Bihlman Aug. 3; Ben Overbeek Aug. 9; Sean Bilby Aug. 20; Charlie Reager Aug. 16; Nathan Bates Aug. 17; Nelson Olstrom Aug. 23; Greg Seaman Aug. 24; Jeff Bihlman Aug. 30; Chris and Memorie Aug. 31; 1 Boyne Mountain Road, Boyne Falls; 549-6000 or www.boyneresorts.com.
Charlevoix Public Library, SummerFolk Series 6:30 p.m., followed by open mic (sign up starts at 6 p.m.), with Robin Lee Berry June 24, Kellerville July 29, Dwain Martin & Friends Aug. 12; Charlie Millard Aug. 26; and Jack Elliott Sept. 30; Jazz @ the Library 7 p.m. in the children's garden (bring your own seating), the Jazz @ the Library Trio will be joined by featured performer Janice Keegan July 10; Rob Smith July 17; Big Band Dance Party July 31, Jeff Hall Aug. 7; Claudia Schmidt Aug. 14; Steve Little Aug. 21; Jim Cooper Aug. 28; Sunday Serenade 2-3 p.m. with the Younce Guitar Duo June 23; Bill Wilson July 14; Kelly Shively July 21; Matt Koontz Aug. 11; Paul Gelderblom Aug. 18; 220 W. Clinton St., Charlevoix; 547-7340 or www.charlevoixlibrary.org.
Dhaseleer Events Barn Black Cat Concert Series, The Crane Wives 8 p.m. June 23; RFD Boys 8 p.m. July 6; Moors & McCumber 8 p.m. July 14; Billy Brandt and the Sugarees 8 p.m. July 28; Farm Dinner and Dance Party Aug. 10 with music by Who Hit John 5 p.m., Farm Dinner 6 p.m., music by Galactic Sherpas 8 p.m.; Breathe Owl Breathe 8 p.m. Aug. 22; Seth and May Bernard 8 p.m. Aug. 29; Red Tail Ring 8 p.m. Sept. 8; Scott Cook 8 p.m. Sept. 15; Harvest Moon Dance and concert 8 p.m. Oct. 19; tickets are $16.50 in advance from brown paper tickets, $20 at the door if available, free for ages 12/younger; 15794 Paddock Road, near Charlevoix; 675-7768 or www.blackcatconcerts.com.
Red Mesa Grill, “Casa Tuesdays” live entertainment; 117 Water St., Boyne City.
Boyne Highlands Resort, in the Slopeside Lounge — 9-11:30 p.m. with TBA June 21; Charlie's Root Fusion June 22; Chris Calleja June 28; IDK June 29; Nelson Olstrom July 5; IDK July 6; Ben Overbeek July 12; Sean & Adam July 13; TBA July 19; The Remedee July 20; the Billy P Project July 26; Chris & Adam July 27; Chris Calleja Aug. 2; IDK Aug. 3; Hipps n Rico Aug. 9; Sundogs Aug. 10; Charlie & Brian Aug. 16; Charlie's Root Fusion Aug. 17; Ben Overbeek Aug. 23; Chris & Adam Aug. 24; Chris Calleja Aug. 30; IDK Aug. 31; Chris Calleja Sept. 6; Charlie's Root Fusion Sept. 7; Nelson Olstrom Sept. 13; IDK Sept. 14; The Remedee Sept. 20-21; 600 Highland Dr., Harbor Springs; 526-3000, www.boyne.com.
The Inn at Bay Harbor, in the South American Grille and Wine Bar — 7-11 p.m. Wed. and Fri.-Sat., with Ron Getz June 21; Pete Kehoe June 22; Pete Kehoe June 26; Michelle Chenard June 28; Jeff Bihlman June 29; Green Chimney 8-11 p.m. July 2; Pete Kehoe July 3; Chris Calleja July 6; Michelle Chenard July 6; Pete Kehoe July 10; Ron Getz July 12; Jeff Bihlman July 13; Pete Kehoe July 17; Pete Kehoe July 19; Nathan Bates July 20; Pete Kehoe July 24; Chris Calleja July 26; Josh Hall July 27; Pete Kehoe July 31; Ben Overbeek Aug. 2; Michelle Chenard Aug. 3; Pete Kehoe Aug. 7; Nathan Bates Aug. 9; Chris Calleja Aug. 10; Pete Kehoe Aug. 14; Ben Overbeek Aug. 16; Pete Kehoe Aug. 17; Pete Kehoe Aug. 21; Josh Hall Aug. 23; Nathan Bates Aug. 24; Pete Kehoe Aug. 28; Michelle Chenard Aug. 30; Ron Getz Aug. 31; Green Chimney Trio 8-11 p.m. Sept. 3; Pete Kehoe Sept. 4; Nathan Bates Sept. 6; Ben Overbeek Sept. 7; Adam Engelman and Sean Bilby with Pete Kehoe 7-10 p.m. Sept. 11; Ben Overbeek Sept. 13; Michelle Chenard Sept. 14; Adam Engelman and Sean Bilby 7-10 p.m. Sept. 18; Pete Kehoe Sept. 20; Chris Calleja Sept. 21; Adam Engelman and Sean Bilby with Pete Kehoe 7-10 p.m. Sept. 25; Josh Hall Sept. 27; Ron Getz Sept. 28; in the Cabana Bar (weather permitting) — 5-9 p.m. Thurs. and 5-8 p.m. Sun., with Nathan Bates June 16; Adam, Pat & Sean June 20; Pete Kehoe June 23; Adam, Pat & Sean June 27; Ben Overbeek June 30; Adam, Pat & Sean July 4; Nathan Bates July 7; Adam, Pat & Sean July 11; Green Chimney Trio July 14; Adam, Pat & Sean July 18; Pete Kehoe July 21; Adam, Pat & Sean July 25; Ben Overbeek July 28; Adam, Pat & Sean Aug. 1; Michelle Chenard Aug. 4; Adam, Pat & Sean Aug. 8; Jeff Bihlman Aug. 11; Adam, Pat & Sean Aug. 15; Pete Kehoe Aug. 18; Adam, Pat & Sean Aug. 22; Nathan Bates Aug. 25; Adam, Pat & Sean Aug. 29; Michelle Chenard Sept. 1; Adam, Pat & Sean Sept. 5; 3600 Village Harbor Dr., Petoskey; 439-4000 or www.innatbayharbor.com.
Petoskey's Charlotte Ross Lee Concerts in the Park, noon Tues., Wed. (concerts geared toward children), and Fri., with Ribo & the Flavinauts June 21; Gaeyle Gerri-Boss Duo June 25; Crooked Tree Arts Center Youth Strings June 26; Jeff Tucker and On the Beach June 28; Charlie Reager July 2; Robin Lee Berry July 3; Jim Owen and Kristin Story Jazz Duo July 5; Wyatt and Shari Knapp July 9; Michelle Chenard July 10; Bob Greenway July 12; Gershwin Pops with Elizabeth Stoner July 16; Magician Jania Taylor July 17; Crooked Tree Arts Center Jazz Band July 19; Bay View Musical Sampler "Big River" July 23; Crooked Tree Arts Center Youth Orchestra July 24; The Moxie Strings July 26; Chris Koury July 30; Sara Wheeler-Little Groove July 31; James Greenway Band Aug. 2; Bay View Brass Quintet Aug. 6; Randy Marquardt Aug. 7; Dr. Goodhart's Home Remedy Aug. 9; The Snyder Family Aug. 13; Kirby Snively Aug. 14; Pete Kehoe Aug. 16; and "4 for 4" evening concerts 7-8 p.m. featuring Hipps n Ricco July 5; Sean Ryan July 12; Jelly Roll blues Band July 26; concerts held in Pennsylvania Park's gazebo, in case of inclement weather, concerts will move to the Ross Stoakes Theatre inside Crooked Tree Arts Center, 461 E. Mitchell St., Petoskey; www.crookedtree.org.
GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY
Bayview Inn, karaoke Thurs.; 5074 U. S. 31 N., Acme; 938-1610.
Bowers Harbor Vineyards, on the new patio Sat. June-September, music by Ben Richey, create a "Doggie Bag" of appetizers to share while sipping wine; 2896 Bowers Harbor Road, off Peninsula Drive, TC; 223-7615.
Bud’s of Interlochen, live music 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thurs. with singer/songwriter Jim Hawley; 3061 M-137, Interlochen; 276-9090 or www.budsville.com.
Cambria Suites’ Reflect Bistro & Lounge, Sundays in the Summer series with the Accidentals 7-9 p.m. June 23; Pico & Chown & Guests 7 p.m. June 30; no cover charge; 225 Munson Ave., TC; 778-9000 or www.traversecitylodging.com.
Chateau Chantal, Jazz at Sunset 7-9:30 p.m. Thurs., with different configurations of the Jeff Haas Trio and special guests, no cover charge, select Chateau wines, sparkling juices and lemonade available; 15900 Rue de Vin, Traverse City; 223-4110 or email@example.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 7-10 p.m. Sat. in the Grand Lobby; GT Resort & Spa, 100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd, Acme; (800) 748-0303.
Ground Zero @ Streeters, Aggressive Fight League 3, June 22, doors open 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m., $25 + handling in advance, $35 + handling for cageside; Aaron Lewis with special guests Brian Davis and Rick Monroe, Aug. 3, doors open 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m., $27 + handling in advance; Chris Cagle, Sept. 7, doors open 7 p.m, show 8 p.m., $27 + handling in advance; Craig Morgan, Oct. 19, doors open 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m., $27 +handling in advance; 1669 S. Garfield Ave., TC; www.groundzeroonline.com or 932-1300.
Harbor 22, deck open, 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 and western entertainment; M-72, TC.
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.-Sat. with Songwriters in the Round June 21; Robert Abate & the Bigtimers June 22; Dede & the Dreamers June 28; E Minor June 29; 243 E. Front, TC; 946-7290, (800) 587-2147 or www.horizonbooks.com.
InsideOut Gallery, the Michael Malis Trio 8 p.m. June 21; Bronze Radio July 3; 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.
Interlochen Summer Arts Festival, Brandi Carlile 8 p.m. June 25, Kresge; Shemekia Copeland 8 p.m. June 26, Corson; Interlochen Shakespeare Festival presents "Hamlet" 8 p.m. June 27-29, Upton-Morley Pavilion; Kevin Johnson 7 p.m. June 29, Corson; Triple Trombone Concerto with the World Youth Symphony Orchestra 8 p.m. June 30, Kresge; The Avett Brothers 8 p.m. July 1, Kresge; Interlochen Shakespeare Festival presents "Hamlet" 8 p.m. July 3-6, Upton-Morley Pavilion; Capitol Steps 8 p.m. July 5, Corson; violinist Jennifer Koh with the World Youth Symphony Orchestra 8 p.m. July 7, Kresge; Interlochen "Collage" 7:30 p.m. July 9, Kresge; Luna Negra Dance Theatre (cancelled); Dwight Yoakam (cancelled); pianist Kevin Cole with soprano Sylvia McNair 8 p.m. July 12, Corson; Turtle Island Quartet 8 p.m. July 13, Corson; the World Youth Symphony Orchestra with Andrew Grams conducting July 14, Kresge; Harry Connick Jr. 8 p.m. July 16, Kresge; Steve Miller Band 8 p.m. July 17, Kresge; Melissa Etheridge 8 p.m. July 18, Kresge; World Youth Symphony Orchestra with Jung-Ho Pak conducting July 21, Kresge; Brian Wilson with special guests Al Jardine, David Marks and Wilson Phillips 8 p.m. July 23, Kresge; Trace Adkins 8 p.m. July 26, Kresge; World Youth Symphony Orchestra with Andreas Delfs conducting July 28, Kresge; High School Musical Theatre Co. presents "Oklahoma" 7 p.m. Aug. 1-3, 1:30 p.m. Aug. 4, Corson; Le Preludes and "Trustan Und Isolde" with Jung-Ho Pak and Jeffrey S. Impton conducting, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 4, lawn seating, no ticket required; Interlochen Bowl; Garrison Keillor's "A Prairie Home Companion-Radio Romance Tour" 8 p.m. Aug. 6, Kresge; ZZ Top 8 p.m. Aug. 8, Kresge; Kris Kristofferson 8 p.m. Aug. 9, Kresge; Josh Groban with the Traverse Symphony Orchestra 8 p.m. Aug. 12, Kresge; the Enso String Quartet 8 p.m. Aug. 12, 14 and 17 Corson; for concert prices, tickets and details, call (800) 681-5920, 276-7800, fax 276-7444 or go to tickets.interlochen.org; for a schedule of student events, prices and tickets, visit presents.interlochen.org or call the box office, (800) 681-5920.
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. Ron Getz; Thurs. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. with Mike Moran and Pauly Jams; live music 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Fri.-Sat. with One Hot Robot June 21-22; Sweet J Band June 28-29; Paper Plane Pilots July 5-6; Blue Effect July 12-13; Brett Mitchell & the Giant Ghost July 19-20; Rob Bolin 9 p.m.-1 a.m. July 25; Jetty Rae July 26-27; Scarkazm Aug. 2-3; 12 Year Reunion Aug. 9-10; One Hot Robot Aug. 16-17; Sweet J Band Aug. 23-24; Paper Plane Pilots Aug. 30-31; Risque Sept. 6-7; Lucas Paul Sept. 13-14; Blue Effect Sept. 20-21; Alter Ego Sept. 27-28; Jetty Rae Oct. 4-5; Paper Plane Pilots Oct. 11-12; Lucas Paul Oct. 18-19; Soul Patch Oct. 25-26; One Hot Robot Nov. 1-2; Sweet J Band Nov. 8-9; Scarkazm Nov. 15-16; Blue Effect Nov. 22-23; Paper Plane Pilots Nov. 29-30; Soul Patch Dec. 6-7; Lucas Paul Dec. 13-14; Alter Ego Dec. 20-21; Jetty Rae Dec. 27-28; 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.; plus Carly Lewis Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser 6-10 p.m. June 21, with free birthday cake and music 8:30-11:30 p.m. by Willie & the Wannabe; no music June 22, look for Little Bohemia at the Wine & Art Festival; Blake Elliott 6-8 p.m. June 26; Ben and Dan Swan 8-10 p.m. June 27; Live Wire 8:30-11:30 p.m. June 28; no music June 29; closed July 4; 540 W. Front, TC; 946-6925 or www.lilbo.com.
Mt. Holiday, dinner specials in the lounge starting at 5 p.m. Wed.-Fri.; 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; live entertainment 7-10 p.m. Fri., with the Britton Davis Duo June 21; open air patio with a fire pit; 9009 M-72 East, Williamsburg; 267-3300 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
North Peak Brewing Company, on the deck — Levi Britton June 21; Nick Vasquez June 22; Acustic Dirt June 26; Chris Sterr June 27; Mark Sanders Band June 28; Just Right June 29; Jim Hawley July 3; Ryan Harcourt July 4; Levi Britton July 5; Matt Phend July 6; Benjamin Bennetts Duo July 10; Ron Getz July 11; Chris Sterr July 12; Jim Hawley July 13; Ben Swan July 17; Mark Sanders Band July 18; Levi Britton July 19; Big Rand July 20;Rob Bolin 5-9 p.m. July 21; Mike Moran July 24; Acustic Dirt July 25; Jim Hawley July 26; Matt Phend July 27; Benjamin Bennett Duo July 31; Ben Swan Aug. 1; Ryan Harcourt Aug. 2; Mike Moran Aug. 3; Rob Abate Aug. 7; Mark Sanders Band Aug. 8; Levi Britton Aug. 9; Matt Phend Aug. 10; Nick Vasquez Aug. 14; Acustic Dirt Aug. 15; Mike Moran Aug. 16; Just Right Aug. 17; Chris Sterr Aug. 18; Benjamin Bennetts Duo Aug. 21; Ron Getz Aug. 22; Big Rand Aug. 24; Rob Abate Aug. 28; Ryan Harcourt Aug. 29; Chris Sterr Aug. 30; Mike Moran Aug. 31; 400 W. Front, TC.
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 with Elizabeth Sexton Rivers and Al Jankowski 9-11 p.m. June 21-22; Steve Stargardt & Nancy Stagnitta 9-11 p.m. June 24; Blake Elliott 8-10 p.m. June 25; Hipps n Ricco 8-10 p.m. June 26; Miriam Pico and David Cown 8-10 p.m. June 27; Elizabeth Sexton Rivers & Al Jankowski 9-11 p.m. June 28; Miriam Pico and TBD June 29; 236 E. Front St., TC; 929-1710.
Poppycocks, On Quartet every Fri.; 128 E. Front St., TC; 941-7632.
Right Brain Brewery, Genna and Jesse 8 p.m. July 3, 21/older only, $5 suggested cover; Independence Show featuring Soul Patch and E Minor 9 p.m. July 5, $5 suggested cover, 21/older only after 9 p.m.; 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.
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, 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.
TASTES of Black Star Farms, Mon. 6-8:30 p.m. open mic night with Ronnie Hernandez, bring portable instruments, no full bands because of limited space; The Mercato at the Village at Grand Traverse Commons, TC; 944-1349.
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 8-10:30 p.m. every Sat., live music for ballroom-style dancing, refreshments, $3/members, $5/non-members, public invited; 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; plus 12 Year Reunion June 22; DJ Ricky T 8 p.m.-2 a.m. June 29; 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, 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.
The Village at Grand Traverse Commons, live music 3-7 p.m. Mon. during the Farmers Market; on the Piazza, Grand Traverse Commons, TC.
West Bay Beach Resort-A Holiday Inn Resort, in Shimmers — DJ 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Fri. and Sat.; on the Patio Bar — Jazz North 6-10 p.m. June 21; Brian Nolf & Ron Getz 6-10 p.m. June 22; Ron Getz & Nancy Stagnitta 5-9 p.m. June 23; Ron Getz 5-9 p.m. June 24; Jeff Tucker 5-9 p.m. June 25; Ron Getz & Mike Moran 5-9 p.m. June 26; The Bohemians 5-9 p.m. June 27; The Levi Britton Band 6-10 p.m. June 28; Jeff Tucker 6-10 p.m. June 29; Ron Getz & Nancy Stagnitta 5-9 p.m. June 30; 615 E. Front, TC; 947-3700 or www.tcwestbay.com.
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.
Cedar Tavern, karaoke 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Fri.; 9039 S. Kasson, Cedar; 228-7445.
The Inn at Black Star Farms, Jazz Cafe concerts 7 p.m. Wed., featuring Mike Davis, Ron Getz and Jack Dryden, $15 tickets available at the door include entertainment and one drink voucher, bistro small plates also available; 10844 E. Revold Road, Suttons Bay; for reservations, call 944-1251, for details, visit www.blackstarfarms.com.
Leelanau Sands Casino, in the Leelanau Sands Showroom — Wed. Team Trivia 7-9 p.m.; Thurs. 45th Parallel Polka Band 1-5 p.m.; plus Ronnie McDowell and David Ball June 22, www.startickets.com; The Journey/Evershine, June 28, free show; Lonesome Fugitive June 29, free country show; 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.
Southside Festival Grounds, June 28 - Outdoor Metal Retreat with Drowning Pool, Eye Empire and 6 Foot Soul, special guests to be announced, gates open 5 p.m. tickets on sale at www.startickets.com, Southside Hideout in Buckley, RPM Records in Traverse City, $20 general admission, $35 VIP, free for ages 12/younger; July 5-6 - World Championship IPRA/MSRA Rodeo, gates open 5 p.m., rodeo 7 p.m., for ticket prices and purchase, contact Star Tickets, (800) 585-3737 or http://startickets.com; July 12-13 - Traverse City Area Blues Festival with Kenny Wayne Shepherd and supporting acts Brewz Brotherz, Harper, East Bay Blue and Hipps n Ricco July 12, and Trampled Under Foot with supporting acts Larry McCray, Big James & the Chicago Playboys, Thornetta Davis, Chicago Blues All Stars and Tweed Funk July 13, two-day advance tickets $35, VIP $65, at the gate $40, free for 12/younger, food and beer available, tickets at www.startickets.com, (800) 585-3737 and RPM Records in Traverse City, details at www.traversecitybluesfest.com; Aug. 2 - Diamond Rio, gates open 4 p.m., show at 9 p.m., advance tickets $25 general admission, $50 VIP, at the gate $35 general admission, $65 VIP, www.startickets.com; Aug 17 - country artist John Conlee with T. Graham Brown, $25 general admission, $40 VIP, tickets at Sunny Country studios, 13999 S. West Bay Shore Dr., Southside Hideout in Buckley, all Desert Sun tanning salons in Traverse City and Kalkaska, F.Y.E. in the Grand Traverse Mall, online at www.startickets.com, by calling (800) 585-3737; Sept. 7 - Rock 'N' Rides Car Show, gates open 8 a.m., $20 registration fee, 2 p.m. judging followed by after-party, www.rocknridesfestival.com; 620 W. Wexford Ave., Buckley; wwwzuniwe.com.