By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Nightlife events
July 8-15
Placeholder Image
40 Watt Club, Athens. 706-549-7871. The Heap, Grape Soda, Saturday; Mates of States, Monday.

37 Main, Buford. 678-288-2030. Rock Mafia, Thursday; Blizzard of Ozzy, Friday; Moby Dick, Saturday.

American Legion, Paul E. Bolding Post 7, Gainesville. 770-534-7091.

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

AJ's Fun Food & Friends, Gainesville. 770-287-3030. Karaoke with Jonathan Ingram, Thursday; live music, Friday; karaoke, Saturday; Jukebox Hero, Sunday; open mic with Jonathan Ingram, Tuesday.

Bigg Daddy's, Helen. 706-878-2739. Lefty Williams, Saturday.

Blonde, Gainesville. 770-503-0900. DJ, Friday-Saturday; ladies night, Wednesday.

Bottom of the Cup, Flowery Branch. 770-965-0315. DJ, Friday; karaoke, Saturday; poker, Sunday.

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

Caledonia Lounge, Athens. 706-549-5577. Back Row Baptists, David Franklin and The Jardineros, Thursday; Gemini Cricket, The Howlies, Mumpsy, Friday; Nuclear Spring, A Postwar Drama, Saturday; Kill the School, Wolves & Jackals, Apocalyptic Visions, Damnesia, Monday; The Matt Kurz One, The Future Now, Cutman, Tuesday; Maria Taylor and Andy LeMaster, Wednesday.

Cocktail Cove, Buford. 770-932-5000. Texas Hold 'em, Thursday; Crystal Jukebox, Saturday; Texas Hold 'em, Sunday; bingo, Monday; Texas Hold 'em, Tuesday.

The Crimson Moon, Dahlonega. 706-864-3982. Indigo Girls, Thursday-Friday; Hair of the Dog, Saturday; traditional music jam, Sunday; Alan Davis Jr., Wednesday.

The Dam Bar, Buford. 678-546-7535. Karaoke, Thursday; live music, Friday; Reality Check, Saturday; Rock Band competition, Wednesday.

The Earl, Atlanta. Gentleman Jesse, Thursday; Man or Astro-Man?, Friday-Saturday; Tag Team, Sunday; Maria Taylor Andy Lemaster, Tuesday; Bob Log III, Wednesday.

Eddie's Attic, Decatur. 404-377-4976. Seth Walker, Derek Stroker, Thursday; Beth Nielsen Chapman, Ward Davis, Friday; Rebecca Loebe, Miss Tess and the Bon Ton Parade, Alexa Woodward, Saturday; Malcolm Holcomb, Tommy Womack, Sunday; open mic, Monday; Joe Pug, Rayland Baxter, Tuesday; Joshua Fletcher and The Six Shot Romance, Andrew Combs, Wednesday.

Gainesville Elks Lodge, Gainesville. 770-532-6554. Bingo, Sunday.

Grapes & Hops Bar & Bistro, Flowery Branch. 770-965-9145.

Inman Perk, Gainesville. 678-971-8091.

Lakehouse Bar & Grill, Flowery Branch. 770-967-4979. Live music, Friday; poker, Wednesday.

Lanier Diner, Gainesville. 770-287-3000. Karaoke with Linda Evans, Friday.

Locos Grill, Gainesville. 770-534-5771. Trivia, Monday.

Luna's, Gainesville. 770-531-0848. Live music, Friday-Saturday.

Monkey Barrel, Gainesville. 770-297-0116. Trivia, Thursday; Jennings and The Chris Waller Project, Friday; Daniel Ecke, Saturday.

The Melting Point, Athens. 706-433-1929. Beatles For Sale, Thursday; The Highballs, Friday.

La Parilla, Dahlonega. 706-867-7155. Chad Bowmar, Thursday.

La Parilla, Oakwood. 770-297-0811.

The Olive Branch, Clermont. 770-983-9747. Chad Bowmar, Saturday.

Peachtree Tavern, Atlanta. 404-842-1700, ext. 3179. Brandon Pruitt, Thursday; Trotline, Friday; Sugar the Band, Saturday.

Pizza Pub, Buford. 770-831-0272. Burning Times, Thursday; Karaoke, Saturday; Texas Hold 'em, Saturday-Sunday.

Prime Parc, Buford. 678-482-2125. Walter Biel, Saturday.

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

Pueblos, Gainesville. 678-450-4500. Chad Bowmar, Wednesday.

Red Light Cafe, Atlanta. 404-874-7828. Larios Brothers, Thursday; Jennings, Runedog, Jonathon Sexton & Big Love Choir, Small Town Mayors, Saturday; open mic, Wednesday.

Scott's on the Square, Gainesville. 770-536-1111. Jazz Jam, Sunday.

Shane's Rib Shack, Flowery Branch. 770-965-0123. Trivia, Thursday and Tuesday. 

Shooter's Tavern, Gainesville. 770-531-9768. Karaoke, today; live music, Friday; DJ, Saturday; poker, Wednesday; open mic Atlanta, Tuesday.

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, Thursday; 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. Victor Wooten, Friday; Edward Sharpe, The Magnetic Zeros, Saturday.

Wild Bill's, Duluth. 678-473-1000. DJ EU, Friday; Bill Compton and Daniel Lee Band, Saturday.

Wild Wing Cafe, Gainesville. 770-536-9177. Live band karaoke with Animal House, Thursday; Good Speed, Friday; McFly's, Saturday; bike night, Wednesday.