40 Watt Club, Athens. 706-549-7871. New Year's Eve with Atlas Sound, Supercluster and The Selmanaires, today; Nana Grizol "Ruth" album release show with The Awesomelies, New Socks, Black Mold and Lightning, Saturday. Closed Friday.
37 Main, Buford. 678-288-2030. Slippery When Wet, today.
American Legion, Paul E. Bolding Post 7, Gainesville. 770-534-7091. The Clark-Daniel Band, 8:30 p.m. today; $25 couples; $15 singles. 770-654-1320.
American Legion, Cleveland. 706-865-3951. Bingo, Monday.
AJ's Fun Food & Friends, Gainesville. 770-287-3030.
Bigg Daddy's, Helen. 706-878-2739. Soulhound New Year's Eve party, today.
Blonde, Gainesville. 770-503-0900. Luther Howdy & The Prozac Cowboys, today; closed Friday; Texas Hold 'em poker and DJ, Saturday; Texas Hold 'em, Wednesday.
Bottom of the Cup, Flowery Branch. 770-965-0315.
Brad’s Veterans Bar & Grill, Gainesville. 678-943-2807. Live music, Friday-Saturday; pool tournament, Monday; open mic, Tuesday.
Buffalo's Café, Oakwood. 770-297-7130. Trivia, today; live entertainment, Friday.
Caledonia Lounge, Athens. 706-549-5577. Pride Parade, Deaf Judges and Vincas, today.
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. Camp Creek Committee, today; New Depression Orchestra, Saturday.
The Dam Bar, Buford. 678-546-7535. New Year's party with Audio Cage, $20 in advance and $25 at the door, today; Band X, Friday; 700 South, Saturday.
The Earl, Atlanta.
Eddie's Attic, Decatur. 404-377-4976.
Elmo's, Gainesville. Poker, Friday, Sunday and Tuesday. 770-531-9711.
Gainesvile Elks Lodge, Gainesville. 770-532-6554. Bingo, Sunday.
Grapes & Hops Bar & Bistro, Flowery Branch. 770-965-9145.
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. Karaoke and ladies night, today; trivia, Tuesday; poker, Wednesday.
Locos Grill, Gainesville. 770-534-5771. Saturday, open mic.
Luna's, Gainesville. 770-531-0848. Larry Barker, today; closed Friday; The Jazz Band, Saturday.
The Mill, Cleveland. 706-348-7579.
Monkey Barrel, Gainesville. 770-297-0116. Closed today; live entertainment, Saturday.
The Melting Point, Athens. 706-433-1929. Mardi Gras NYE: Bonerama and Lil' Brian and the Zydeco Travelers, today.
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, Sunday.
Peachtree Tavern, Atlanta. 404-842-1700, ext. 3179. Groove Factor, today; Industry New Year's Party with DJ Tubbystyle, Friday; Naked Eskimos, Saturday.
Pizza Pub, Buford. 770-831-0272. Karaoke, Saturday; Texas Hold 'em, Saturday-Sunday.
Prime Parc, Buford. 678-482-2125.
Prospector Hall, Dahlonega. 706-525-9308.Pueblos, Dahlonega. 706-867-7155. Chad Bowmar, today.
Re-cess Southern Gastro-Pub, Gainesville. 678-450-0444.
Red Light Cafe, Atlanta. 404-874-7828. The Keys, Friday; Stamped 86, Jon DOnnegan, The Stephen Lee Band and Copacetic, Saturday; AFTON shows, Sunday; Rebecca Loebe, Heather Luttrell and Kate Morissey, Tuesday; open mic, Wednesday.
Scotts on the Square, Gainesville. 770-536-1111. Guitarist Walter Biel and Bad House Tears Band, today.
Shane's Rib Shack, Flowery Branch. 770-965-0123. Trivia, today; trivia, Tuesday.
Shenanigans, Dahlonega. 706-482-0114. 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. Perpetual Groove, today.
Wild Bill's, Duluth. 678-473-1000. New Year's Eve Bash with Randy Houser, Void Where Prohibited and DJ, today.
Wild Wing Cafe, Gainesville. 770-536-9177. New Year's Eve Bash, Saturday.
Wylie's Restaurant, Dahlonega. 706-867-6324. Live music, Friday-Saturday.