North of Palm Beach County, South of New Smyrna Beach, East of Rte 27; (Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River, Brevard, Osceola, Okeechobee, Orange, Seminole, & Eastern Lake Counties) (Metropolitan Areas of Orlando, Cocoa, Melbourne)
Alley Blues Bar: 114 S. Park Ave, Sanford, FL 32771 thealleyblues.com (407)328-4848. 2nd Thurs of the Month: Alive After Five Street Party in Downtown Sanford. May 1: Little Mike & The Tornadoes; 14: Paul Stott Group, 5-8pm; Followed by blues jam.; June 11: Paul Stott Group, 5-8pm; Followed by blues jam; July 9: 14: Paul Stott Group, 5-8pm; Followed by blues jam. MAP
Beach Shack: 1 Minutemen Causeway, Cocoa Beach FL 32931 beachshackblues.com (321)783-2250. Live Music Thursday Through Saturdays. Thursdays/Fridays 8pm-Midnight (inside); Saturdays 2-6pm (deck) and 8pm-Midnight (inside), Sundays 2-6pm (deck) and 6-10 (inside). CALL TO CONFIRM PERFORMANCES! May 1: Stoney and The House Rockers; 2: Russ Kellum Band; 3: The Usual Suspects; 9: Vince Reed Band; 23: Stoney and The House Rockers; 30: Vince Reed Band. MAP
DrummersOnly Drum Shop: 1532 SE Village Green Dr. Port St Lucie 34952 Drummersonly.net (772)337-4002 Drums, Percussion, Instruction. South Florida’a only Music Store between Miami and Orlando, devoted to Drums and Percussion Instruments. WE BUY, SELL, RENT & REPAIR all Vintage and New Percussion Equipment and Accessories. MAP
Earl’s Hideaway: 1405 Indian River Dr., Sebastian FL 32958 earlshideaway.com (772)589-5700. Every Thursday- Kevin McCullers Open Jam 8pm-12am, Fri set: 8:30pm-12:30am, Sat sets: 2-6pm & 8:30pm-12am; Sun set: 2pm start. May 1: Perfect Tuesday; 2: Warren Silvers Band - 2pm, Time Machine - 8:30pm; 3: Chris O'Leary Band – 2-6pm; 7: Dave Scott Open Jam – 7pm; 8: Vintage: 9: Tumbleweeds – 2pm, Strobe -8:30pm; 10: Damon Fowler – 2-6pm; 14: Dave Scott Open Jam – 7pm; 15: Mayhem; 16: Buckshot – 2pm, Spanks – 8:30pm; 17: J. P. Soars & The Red Hots - 2-6pm; 21: Dave Scott Open Jam – 7pm; 22: Southernmost - Opening Night of Earl's Fest; MAY 23, 24 & 25 Earl's 8th Annual Riverfront Memorial Day Weekend Festival - Saturday, May 23 (line up in order of appearance): Ceremony at 1pm, Dave Scott & The Reckless Shots, Professor Pennygoode & the Mighty Flea Circus, Betty Fox Band, Ellie Lee & Blues Fury, Sean Chambers Band; Sunday, May 24: Albert Castiglia - 2pm, Lauren Mitchell - 4pm, Nico Wayne Toussaint & his Mighty Quartet - 6pm, Devon Allman - 8pm; Monday, May 25: Jeffrey James Gang - 2-6pm. 28: Dave Scott Open Jam – 7pm; 29: The Kore; 30: Slickwood – 2pm, Rock Candy - 8:30pm; 31: Blues Master From United Kingdom Blues Master Todd Sharpville; June 7: Shawn Holt & the Teardrops; 14: 2014 IBC Winner - Mr. Sipp; 21: Rockin' Jake Band; 28: Bluestone - The music of David Shelley, featuring Jeffrey James on vocals & guitar, and David Scott on guitar. (F)(D)(I/O) Map Need a Hotel?
Elizabeth Evans Park: 100 S. Donnelly St. , Mount Dora , FL 32757 bluesandgroove.com (352)735-1191 7th Annual Mount Dora Blues-n-Groove Weekend, TICKETS, Friday, May 15: Dan Heitz, Mike Quick, Joel DaSilva and the Midnight Howl, Betty Fox Band, Selwyn Birchwood Band; Sat May 16: Paul Stott Group, Pit Bull of the Blues, Buddy Blues Band, John Mayall. MAP
Heidi’s Jazz Club: DownBeat Magazine - voted as of the world's top jazz venues for 2015! : 7 N Orlando Ave. Cocoa Beach, FL 32931 heidisjazzclub.com 321-783-4559. Club Hours: Wed-Sun 5pm-1am, Closed Mon & Tues; Happy Hour Jazz Every Wed & Fri: Steve Kirsner and Friends, 5-7:45pm; Wed: Steve Kirsner and Friends,6-9pm. Every Thu: Kenny Cohen Trio, 7-11pm; Every Fri: Steve Kirsner and Friends, 5-8pm & Ron Teixeira Trio, $5, 8:30-midnight; Every Sat: The Ron Teixiera Trio, often with featured performers, 8-12am; Sun: Heidi's Famous Jam Session, 7-11; May 22, 23: Lorri Hafer. MAP Need a Hotel?
Miller's Ale House: 312 W Mitchell Hammock Rd, Oviedo, FL 32765 (407) 365-6331 www.millersalehouse.com May 22: 8pm, Paul Stott Group.
Pisces Rising: 239 W 4th Ave, Mt Dora, FL 32757 (352)385-2669 Mount Dora, FL 32757 Courtyard Blues, FREE, 2-8pm, May 16: The Smokin' Torpedoes, Doug Deming & The Jewel Tones, Little Mike & The Tornadoes.
Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens: 2410 Southeast Westmoreland Boulevard, Port St Lucie, FL 34952 jazzsociety.org, Fort Pierce Jazz & Blues Society Wednesday Jazz Jams Every Other Wednesday. $5 Cover for non-members & $4 for members. Discount also applies to Gardens' Members. MAP
Sunrise Theater - Black Box: 117 S Second Street, Ft. Pierce FL 34950 sunrisetheatre.com Fort Pierce Jazz & Blues Society Tuesday night Black Box jams/shows. Tuesday Jazz Jams. $6 Cover for non-members & $5 for members, $10 Special Event Pricing. Cash bar open. Refreshments & snacks available. Jan 27: FDO For Dancer’s Only 17 Piece Swingin' Big Band at the BlacK Box Theater Fort Pierce 7-10pm. MAP
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