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Nightlife events
Sept. 17-24
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37 Main, Buford. 678-288-2030. Hairforce, today; Velcro Pygmies, Friday; Block Party, Saturday.

40 Watt Club, Athens. 706-549-7871. The Orkids, Baby Baby, Monahan, today; Still Flyin', The Young Sinclairs, Ruby Isle, Venice Is Sinking, Allison Weiss, Saturday.

American Legion, Paul E. Bolding Post 7, Gainesville. 770-534-7091. Bingo, today; live music, Friday.

American Legion, Cleveland. 706-865-3951. Bingo, Monday.

AJ's Fun Food & Friends, Gainesville. 770-287-3030. Karaoke, today; Half Naked Eskimos, Friday; karaoke contest, Saturday; musicians' jam with Ted Tuck, Monday; open mic with Jonathan Ingram, Tuesday; trivia and pool tournament, Wednesday.

Bigg Daddys, Helen. 706-878-2739. Fly Brothers Band, Saturday.

Blonde, Gainesville. 770-503-0900. Band Auditions, today; live music, Riverside Band, DJ, Friday-Saturday; karaoke, Tuesday; poker, Wednesday.

Bottom of the Cup, Flowery Branch. 770-965-0315. Chad Bowmar, Friday.

Brad’s Veterans Bar & Grill, Gainesville. 678-943-2807. DJ Paula, today; live music, Friday-Saturday; pool tournament, Monday; open mic, Tuesday.

Buffalo's Café, Oakwood. 770-297-7130. Trivia, today; live entertainment, Friday; pool tournament, Saturday.

Caledonia Lounge, Athens. 706-549-5577. Je Suis France, The Agenda!, The Matt Kurz One, GG King, today; Grape Soda, The Gold Party, Mark Mallman, Werewolves, Friday; It's Elephants, El Cantador, Nutria, Saturday; Hayride, Monday; Dark Meat, Birds of Avalon, Hot Breath, Tuesday; No More, Maximum Busy Muscle, Wednesday.

Cocktail Cove, Buford. 770-932-5000. Texas Hold 'em, today; karaoke/live music, Friday and Saturday; Texas Hold 'em, Sunday; bingo, Monday; Texas Hold 'em, Tuesday.

Cool Beans, Oakwood. 770-297-7700. 

The Crimson Moon, Dahlonega. 706-864-3982. Tom & Julie, today; The Pea Ridge Ramblers, Friday; John Lilly, Saturday; traditional music jam, Sunday.

The Dam Bar, Buford. 678-546-7535. Good Times Karaoke, today; American Flyers, Friday-Saturday; Good Times Karaoke, Sunday-Monday; Doc Mojo, Wednesday.

The Earl, Atlanta. The Extraordinary Contraptions, today; Telefon Tel Aviv, Friday; Gringo Star, Saturday; Peelander Z, Sunday; The Horrors, Monday.

Eddie's Attic, Decatur. 404-377-4976. David Mead,  Trey Rosenkampff, today; Stella Parton, Friday; Paul Burch, Saturday; Works Progress Administration, Sunday; open mic, Monday.

Elmo's, Gainesville. 770-531-9711. Bike night, today.

Grapes & Hops Bar & Bistro, Flowery Branch. 770-965-9145. Mike Kirkpatrick, Friday; Peggie Hoskins, Saturday.

Harbor Lights, Gainesville. 770-887-3080. Karaoke, today; acoustic singles and duos, Friday; Elvis, live music, Saturday; Texas Hold 'em, Wednesday.

Lakehouse Bar & Grill, Flowery Branch. 770-967-4979. Wii game challenge, today; Ransom, Friday; Wii games, poker, Monday; Karaoke, Tuesday, poker, Wednesday.

Locos Grill, Gainesville. 770-534-5771. Tanya Henderson, Friday. 

Luna's, Gainesville. 770-531-0848. Smokestack and the Foothill Fury, today; Peggie Hoskins, Friday.

Monkey Barrel, Gainesville. 770-297-0116. Deacon Brandon Reeves, Friday; The Square Docs, Saturday. 

The Melting Point, Athens. 706-433-1929. Leon Russell, today; John Hermann, Sherman Ewing, Friday; Ingrid Michaelson, Greg Holden, Wednesday.

La Parilla, Dahlonega. 706-867-7155.

La Parilla, Oakwood. 770-297-0811.

The Olive Branch, Clermont. 770-983-9747.

Onstage Event Center, Dahlonega. 706-864-9119. College night, today; teen night, Saturday; Bluegrass day, Sunday.

Peachtree Tavern, Atlanta. 404-842-1700, Ext. 3179. Aaron Thompson Band, today; The Wrong Way, Friday; Girlz Girlz Girlz, Saturday; karaoke, Monday; Ty Reynolds Band, Tuesday; Tyler Reeve Band, Wednesday.

Pizza Pub, Buford. 770-831-0272. Texas Hold 'em, Saturday-Sunday; karaoke, Saturday, Wednesday.

Prime Parc, Buford. 678-482-2125. April Cummings, Friday.

Prospector Hall, Dahlonega. 706-525-9308. 

Pueblos, Dahlonega. 706-867-7155. Chad Bowmar, today.

Red Light Cafe, Atlanta. 404-874-7828. Dry Run, today; James Evans, Miss Junior, Head Tree Frog, Saturday; open mic, Wednesday.

Scott's on the Square, Gainesville. 770-536-1111. Monica Spears, Friday-Saturday.

Shane's Rib Shack, Flowery Branch. 770-965-0123. Trivia, Tuesday; Texas Hold 'em, Wednesday; trivia, Thursday; live music, Friday-Saturday.

Shenanigans, Dahlonega. 706-482-0114. Karaoke, Friday.

Southside Bar & Grill, Helen. 706-878-2291. Live music, DJ, karaoke, Friday-Saturday; karaoke, Sunday; open mic, Monday; karaoke, Tuesday-Wednesday.

Tabby's Irish Pub, Buford. 404-483-0518. Trivia, today; Texas Hold 'em, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday; open mic, Tuesday.

The Top of Gainesville, Gainesville. 770-536-3759. Adult entertainment, DJ music, Tuesday-Saturday.

Triple Play, Buford. 678-741-3030. Live music, Friday-Saturday; Texas Hold 'em, Monday; karaoke, Wednesday.

Variety Playhouse, Atlanta. 404-524-7354. Mike Gordon, today; Medeski, Martin, Wood, Friday; Yo Lo Tengo, Saturday.

Wild Bill's, Duluth. 678-473-1000. Moby Dick, Friday.

Wild Wing Cafe, Gainesville. 770-536-9177. Good Times, Friday; Rock of Ages, Saturday; open mic, Sunday; karaoke, Tuesday; Bike Night, Wednesday.

Wylie's Restaurant, Dahlonega. 706-867-6324. Stone Sandwich, today; Jelly Roll, Friday; Cody Morris, Saturday.