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Nightlife events
Oct. 1-8
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37 Main, Buford. 678-288-2030. Lunatics, Friday; Departure, Saturday.

40 Watt Club, Athens. 706-549-7871. Randy Rogers Band, Sam Hunt, today; State Radio, Do It to Julia, Friday; Dan Deacon,
Wavves, Ganglians, Nuclear Power Pants, 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; Bourbon Borderline, 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. Big Swig, Saturday. 

Blonde, Gainesville. 770-503-0900. 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. Radiolucent, Arizona, today; Subrig Destroyer, Savagists, Royal Thunder, Chrissakes, Friday; Ibilisi Takedown, Lona, Vulture Whale, Saturday; Music Hates You, Caltrop, Hot Breath, Yaal H'ush, Tuesday; Titus Andronicus, The Agenda!, The So So Glos, 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; Camp Creek Committee, Friday; Danielle Howle and Phyllis, Saturday; traditional music jam, Sunday.  

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

The Earl, Atlanta. A3C Festival, today-Saturday; Wavves, Ganglians, Facehugger, Sunday.

Eddie's Attic, Decatur. 404-377-4976. Adrianne, Nervous But Excited, today; Chatham County Line, Slim Chance, Friday; Matt Brown, Jon Auer, Saturday; Melissa Ferrick, Mal Blum, Seth Glier, Wednesday.

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

Grapes & Hops Bar & Bistro, Flowery Branch. 770-965-9145. Mike Kirkpatrick, Friday; Lauren Jordan, 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; King Daddy Polecats, Friday; Wii games, poker, Monday; Karaoke, Tuesday, poker, Wednesday.

Locos Grill, Gainesville. 770-534-5771. Bryan Jarrett, Friday; open mic, Saturday.

Luna's, Gainesville. 770-531-0848. Steve Jade, Friday; The Jam Jazz Band, Saturday.

Monkey Barrel, Gainesville. 770-297-0116. Live music, Friday-Saturday.

The Melting Point, Athens. 706-433-1929. Rack of Spam, Friday; The Hoot, Monday.

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. 

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

Prime Parc, Buford. 678-482-2125. Peggie Hoskins, Friday.

Prospector Hall, Dahlonega. 706-525-9308. 

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

Red Light Cafe, Atlanta. 404-874-7828. East Dixie Boys, today; 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. Timothy O'Donovan, Friday; trivia, Monday

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. Colin Hay, today; Railroad Earth, Saturday; Grizzly Bear, Monday; The Airborne, Toxic Incident, Wednesday.

Wild Bill's, Duluth. 678-473-1000. Reality Check, Friday; Audio Cage, Saturday. 

Wild Wing Cafe, Gainesville. 770-536-9177. Nate Currin, today; Five Wide, Friday; Beatles for Sale, Saturday; open mic, Sunday; karaoke, Tuesday; Bike Night, Wednesday.

Wylie's Restaurant, Dahlonega. 706-867-6324. Live music, Friday-Saturday.