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EAST-CENTRAL FLORIDA

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)

19th Hole Bar & Restaurant @ Indian Lake Estates Club House: 7510 Red Grange Blvd, Indian Lake Estates FL 33855 (863)692-2116 Italian Buffet starting at about 5pm,6-8:15pm,  TBA.

Abbey, The: 100 S. Eola Dr., Suite 100, Orlando, FL 32801 abbeyorlando.com (407)704-6261 Central Florida Jazz Society Concert Series, 3-5:30pm, May 4: Jim Roberts Saxtet; 26: Don't Scare the Dog.

Alley Blues Bar: 114 S. Park Ave, Sanford, FL 32771 thealleyblues.com (407)328-4848 Every Sun 5p: Blues & BBQ Jam hosted by Doc Williamson. Every Tues 8p: Juke Joint Jam w/ Doc & Herb. Every Wed 8p: Ladies Night Blues Jam w/ Doc Williamson, Auggie Antoine, and Stephen Plotnick. Every Thurs 8p: Thursday Night Blues Jam-Special Guest Host. 2nd Thurs of the Month: Alive After Five Street Party in Downtown Sanford, Paul Stott Group, 5-8pm; Followed by blues jam.  April 18: The Honeyslides ; 19: Matt Sams Band  25:  Paul Stott Group;  26: Joel DaSilva and the Midnight Howl; May 2: Little Mike & The Tornadoes All bands start at 9pm. MAP

Altamonte Chapel: 825 E. SR 436, Altamonte Springs FL 32701 AltamonteChapel.com (407)339-5208 The second set is always a Jam Session if you'd like to join, bring your axe (vocalist are welcome too).  April 27: Michael Kramer w/ Ben Kramer on bass, Greg Parnell on drums, plus a special guest Valerie Gillespie on reeds12:30-2:30pm; May 25: Jeff Rupert, 12:30-2:30pm.

Al's Landing: 111 W. Ruby St.,Tavares, FL 32778 facebook.com/pages/ALS-landing/110275062350544 (352)742-1113.  May 3: Paul Stott Group. Great food and adult beverages – all served in a resort-style indoor / outdoor setting overlooking one of the largest lakes in Tavares.  

Amway Center: 400 W. Church St. Orlando, FL 32801 (407)440-7900 amwaycenter.com  May 16: Cher; Aug 8: Blake Shelton.

Basas Steakhouse: 109 Orlando Ave., Cocoa Village, FL 32922 brasasgrillflorida.com (321)750-8227 6-9pm, Every Wed: Syl Lafata & Renee Waterman; 6-9pm, Every Sat: Ariel Tena trio Latin Jazz. (Checking 7/9/13)

BB King's Blues Club: 9101 International Drive, Suite 1040, Orlando, FL 32819 bbkingclubs.com (407)248-1196. 6:30-8:30 Every Fri: Shaun Rounds.  April 12; RJ Harmon and Co.; 19: Josh Miller Blues Review; 26: the Hooba Hoobas.

Beach Shack: 1 Minutemen Causeway, Cocoa Beach FL 32931 beachshackbar.com. 321-783-2250. Every Fri-Sat: 8pm Blues; 8pm-midnight Every Thur: Spacecoast Playboys blues jam. April 25: Robert "Top" Thomas and The Swamp Kings, 8-12; 27: Robert "Top" Thomas, solo acoustic, 6-10pm; June 6: Paul Stott Group; 14: Shuffle-tones; 15: Rusty Wright Band; 27: Joe "Survival" Caruso (Jazz & Blues Florida March Edition Featured Artist); 29: Paul Stott Group; July 5: Joe "Survival" Caruso. MAP

Bebo's Reloaded: 1708 6th St. SE, Winter Haven, FL  33880 (863)875-5646 8:30–11:30pm, May 16:  Shuffle-tones. MAP

Belle Isle Bayou: 5180 S. Conway Ave., Orlando, FL 32812 belleisle-bayou.com (407)250-6763 April 19: King muDDfish CD Release Party;  May 24: 2 Guys Named Moe. MAP
 
Black Hammock - Lazy Gator Bar: 2316 Black Hammock Fish Camp Road, Oviedo, FL 32765 theblackhammock.com (407)365-2201  May 31: Paul Stott Group  9 pm.

Blue Room: 5937 Cypress Gardens Blvd., Winter Haven, Florida 33884 blueroom.me. Live Jazz every Wednesday.

Brasas Steakhouse: 109 Orlando Ave., Cocoa Village, FL 32922  brasasgrillflorida.com (321)750-8227 6-9pm, Every Thur & Fri: Live Latin Jazz. (last checked 4/9/14)

Brownwood Paddock Square: 2705 West Torch Lake Drive The Villages, FL 32163 https://www.thevillages.com/lifestyle/BWPaddockSquare.asp April 18: Smokin' Torpedos (5-9pm). MAP

Cariera's Cucina Italiana: The Marketplace at Dr. Phillips, 7600 Dr Phillips Blvd #12, Orlando, FL 32819 carierasorlando.com (407)351-1187  Music every Wednesday; Every Weekend: Elliot Hart.

Chatham 's Place: 7575 Dr Philips Blvd Orlando 407-545-2992 Monday through Saturday : Bob Rose Band

Chillin the Most: 4304 N.E. Ocean Blvd., Jensen Beach 34957 ctmatthebeach.com (772)232-6483 Every Friday Frank "The Tank" @ 7pm, Every Saturday Victoria Leigh at 1pm, Every Sunday Frankie Montanna at 6pm; Live Music @1  

City Tropics Bistro: 249 5th Avenue, Indialantic, FL 32903 (321) citytropics.com 723-1300 11am-2pm, Every Sun: Jazz & Blues Brunch w/ Jerry Zee on guitar and Steve Mazzi on saxophone. (Checking 7/9/13)

College Park Main Street District: 6 blocks of Edgewater Drive in the City of Orlando FL 32804 collegeparkpartnership.com (407)579-0023 13th Annual College Park Jazz Fest 2014.TBA Free

Cranes Roost Park: 247 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs, FL 32701 Friday Night Live Returns! 7pm, Free Admission, Behind Altamonte Mall, this concert series is wildly popular. Stadium seating (bring a cushion) food vendors, great sound and lights. Fun for the whole family. Get there early for the best seats and catch the sunset over the lake! April 25: Swain Sumner Band; May 2: Shuffle-tonesMAP

Crawdaddy's: 1949 NE Jensen Beach Blvd., Jensen Beach, Fl. 34957 crawdaddysrestaurant.org (772)225-3444. 7:30pm, Every Thur: The Shakers. 

Deland Airport Restaraunt and Gin Mill 1120 Flight Line Blvd Deland FL  May 30: Paul Stott Group @ 9pm; June 28: Paul Stott Group @ 9pm.

Dock at River Rock: 6485 U.S. 1, Rockledge, FL 32955 riverrocksrestaurant.com/DockBar (321)757-7200 6:30-9:30pm, Every Thur: Kenny Clarke B-3 Trio.

Downtown Fort Pierce Marina Square Gazebo: Melody Lane, Downtown, Ft. Pierce FL 34950 JazzSociety.org (772)940-1145 Fort Pierce Jazz & Blues Society Presents The Jazz Market, Every Sat, 8am-12:30pm w/ Live Jazz at the Gazebo 9am-noon the first Saturday of each month - Jazz in the Gazebo, 9am-Noon. TBA. MAP

DrummersOnly Drum Shop: 1532 SE Village Green Dr. Port St Lucie 34952 Drummersonly.net (772)337-4002 Drums, Percussion, Instruction - 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 8pm-12am, Fri set: 8:30pm-12:30am, Sat sets: 2-6pm & 8:30pm-12am; Sun set: 2pm start. April  20: Jeffrey James Band; 27:  Bonefish Johnny and his Funky Roots Revue featuring Nicole Yarling; May 4: Chris O'Leary Band (Levon Helm's band leader!); 11: John Nemeth; 18: Big Bill Morganfield and The Josh Miller Band w/ Special Guests Joel DaSilva and the Midnight Howl; 24, 25 & 26: Sybil Gage & Her Catahoulas; Lauren Mitchell Band, Neal Family Band, Ellie Lee & Blues Fury, Damon Fowler Group, Betty Fox Band, Sheba The Mississippi Queen & G.T. Express, Sunday, May 25: Sean Chambers, Headliner - Candye Kane, Ghost Town Blues, w/ special guest Steve Arvey; June 1: Reverend Raven & The Chain Smoking Altar Boys; 8: Albert Castiglia CD RELEASE PARTY!; Aug 3: Joe "Survival" Caruso(F)(D)(I/O) Map Need a Hotel?

Eddie Rose Amphitheatre: 247 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs, FL 32701  (407)571-8863 Jazz Jams Uptown, 7-10PM, April 19: Jeff Kashiwa with Robert Harris; May 17: Paul Brown w/ Opening Act: Dayve Stewart; June 21: Four80East w/ Opening Act: Walle Larrson; July 19:Gerald Veasley w/ Opening Act: Nate Mitchell.

Fish on Fire: 7937 Daetwyler Drive, Belle Isle, FL 32812 fishonfireorlando.com (407)812-6881 9pm, Blues Jam every Thursday.

Florida Discount Music- Open Mike's: 454 N Harbor City Blvd Melbourne, FL 32935 floridadiscountmusic.com (321)254-5645. 6-9pm, Every Thur: Blues jam w/ Nathan Thorpe. 6-9pm, Every Fri: Friday night jazz jam w/ Ron Pirtle, Al Brodeur & Kristen Warren. (Checked 12/1/13)

Fodor's Grove: 2218 Vincent Rd, Orlando, FL 32817  facebook.com/FodorsGrove (407) 923-0712 May 18: Mark Stock w/ Smokin' Torpedos and other bands, 2-11pm; October 25:  Belmont & Jones (8pm).

Foosaner Art Museum: 1463 Highland Ave., Melbourne FL 32935 foosanerartmuseum.org (321)674-8916 First Fridays Jazz from 5:30-7:30pm on First Fridays of the month. May 2 - Ron Pirtle.

 Gator Trace Golf & Country Club: 4302 Gator Trace Drive, Fort Pierce FL 34982 gatortracecountryclub.com(772) 464-0407 $13.95, Reservations (772)464-7442 1–4pm, TBA: Fort Pierce Jazz & Blues Society's Sunday Jazz Brunch. MAP

Grand Bohemian Hotel: 325 South Orange Ave. Orlando, FL 32801 grandbohemianhotel.com (407)313-9000, Jazz Brunch, 10am-2pm, Every Sun: Various Artists. 

Greg Rike Studios 1014 Miami Springs Dr Longwood. May 26: Don't Scare the Dog- 7 pm

Heidelberg Restaurant: 7 N. Orlando Ave Cocoa Beach, FL 32931 heidisjazzclub.com (321)783-4559 Pianist Mark Hubrouck from 6 PM Wed-Sat in the restaurant.

Heidi’s Jazz Club: DownBeat Magazine February 2013 - voted as of the world's top jazz venues for 2013! : 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 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.  April 26: Kenny Cohen; May 15: Landau Eugene Murphy Jr.; May 30 (8:30pm-midnight), 31(8pm-midnight): Diane Marino Quartet.  MAP Need a Hotel?

House of Blues - Kitchen: 1490 E. Buena Vista Dr. Orlando FL 32830 hob.com/venues/clubvenues/Orlando (407)934–2583  10pm, April 19: Dave Capp; 25 & 26: Walker Smith.

Janna Maria's Italian Restaurant: 1906 Hwy. A1A, Indian Harbour Beach, FL (321)622-4224. 6-9pm, Every Tues: Nick Chirico Trio with Nick on drums and vocals, Ron Teixeira on piano and Dan Wilborn on saxophone. (checking 7/9/13)

JazzTastings: 164 Lake Ave Maitland , FL 32708 JazzTastings.com (407)661-1190.  Jazz 6 nights a week, Tue-Thur 7pm, Friday,Saturday -8PM, Sun 5pm, $5per person during entertainment hours on Friday & Saturday, Check Website for performers and dates. (Checked 12/2/13)

 Kenny D's: 4711 Babcock Street NE, Palm Bay FL 32905  kennydsgrill.com (321)724-9462 7-10pm, Every Thur: Swamp Fox Band Hosts Open Jam with Areas Best Musicians. MAP

King Center for the Performing Arts: 3865 N. Wickham Road, Melbourne, FL 32935 kingcenter.com (321)433-5720    June 12: Ottmar Liebert.

King Center for the Performing Arts - Studio Theatre: 3865 N. Wickham Road, Melbourne, FL 32935 kingcenter.com (321)433-5720 Brevard Music Group Concert Series. 8pm, April 28: JAZZ-SOUL-FUNK w/ Jeff Lorber, Chuck Loeb, Everette Harp; June 12: Ottmar Liebert.

La Sirena Gorda: 118 S Palmetto Avenue, Sanford, Florida 32771 2-10pm, April 20: Benefit Concert to Raise Awareness for Amendment 2 on the Florida ballot in November organized by United for Care - Poeple United for Medical Marijuana. Live music by - Euguen Snowden & Friends, Funkus, Shuffle-Tones, Angels of Mercy, Daniel Heitz Band, Bird Dog Bobby, Mud Rooster, Swain Sumner Band.

Lake Concord Park: 95 Triplet Lake Drive, Casselberry, FL 32707 casselberry.org Second Friday of each month, 6-9pm, Art & Music in the Park and The Food Truck Bazaar. April 26: Earth Fest 2014. Educational Presentations 13:30-4pm. Recycled Art Exhibit from noon-3pm. Happy hour from 4 – 5pm in the Organic Beer & Wine Garden. Voices of Wekiva concert, benefiting Keep Seminole Beautiful, featuring live music from Shaun Hopper, Daniel Heitz & The Revelators & more, 4-8pm. MAP

Lakeland Town Center: 221 North Arrington Street, Oakland, FL 34760  tinyurl.com/WineandDinefortheArts2014  WINE & DINE FOR THE ARTS. TBA 

2356 Black Hammock FC Rd. Oviedo, FL 32765  www.theblackhammock.com/go/lazy-gator-bar/ April 19: 9pm-Joe "Survival" Caruso (Jazz & Blues Florida March Edition Featured Artist); May 2: Paul Stott Group.  MAP

Lil Indies: 1036 N. Mills Ave., Orlando, FL 32803 willspub.org (407)898-5070 $10, Two sets: 9:30 and 11:30 / Non-Smoking Show, April 30: New Sam Rivers Rivbea Orchestra(Featured artist in Jazz & Blues Florida April 2014 Edition)

Loaded Hog: 11 North Orange Ave, Orlando FL 32801 wallstplaza.net/venues/loaded-hog/ Every Wednesday at 9:30pm; Blues Night with Triple Shot.(checked 8/6/13).

Lou's Blues: 3191 North A1A, Indialantic FL 32903  facebook.com/lousbluesupstairs  (321)779-2299  April 15: Wishbone Ash; 29: Dick Dale.

Lyric's Flagler Center: 201 SW Flagler Avenue, Stuart FL 34994  lyrictheatre.com (772)286-7827  $5, 7:30-10pm; 1st & 3rd Thursdays of each month thru April: Bluebird Educational Productions Presents: April 17: The Stuart Jazz Pro Jam.

Lyric Theatre: 59 SW Flager Ave.Stuart, FL 34994 lyrictheatre.com ; May 10: Terrance Simien & The Zydeco Experience.

Maria's Cafe: 10 SW Osceola St, Stuart, FL 34994 mariascafestuart.com (772)781-5886 7pm, April  18: Rough Cut; 19:Rockslide; 25: Deux Nouveaux Honkies; 26: Category 5.

 McCalls: 999 Alvarez Avenue , The Villages, FL 32159 (352)750-9441. 8-11pm, April 18: Little Mike & The Tornadoes; 25: Nightly Blues; June 13: Shuffle-tones; Aug 8: Shuffle-tones.  MAP

Melbourne Auditorium: 625 East Hibiscus Avenue Melbourne, Florida 32901 melbournemunicipalband.org 7-10pm, May 23: Swingtime Jazz Band - May Flowers Ball; June 20: Swingtime Jazz Band - "June Moon" Ball.

Moore's Creek Linear Park: 428 North 8th Street, Fort Pierce, FL 34950 lincolnparkmainstreet.org Jazz on Moore's Creek, Free Concert, 5:30pm Social networking, 7pm Show, April 18: Will Vaughn & The Mixed Notes Band.

 Mount Dora Elizabeth Evans Park: 100 North Donnelly Street, Mount Dora, FL 32757 bluesandgroove.com Mount Dora Blues & Groove Weekend, TICKETS, May 16: 5:30pm - Gates Open, 5:30pm - Jeff Howell, 6:30pm - Paul Stott Group, 7:30pm - Big Bill Morganfield, 9:00pm - Jimmy Thackery & the Drivers; May 17: 5:00pm - Gates Open, 5:00pm - Jeff Howell, 6:00pm - Jerry J's Triple Shot, 7:00pm - Joel da Silva & the Midnight Howl, 8:00pm - Selwyn Birchwood, 9:30pm - Ana Popovic. MAP

 Mount Dora Community Building Theater: 520 N Baker St, Mt Dora, FL 32757 bluesandgroove.com Mount Dora Blues & Groove Weekend, TICKETS, May 18: 11:30am - Blues & BBQ on the Patio, 1:00pm - Doors Open, 1:00pm - Jerry J's Triple Shot, 2:00pm - Randie Paul, 3:00pm - Pat Travers Band. MAP

Old Town: 5770 West U.S. Highway 192 Kissimmee, FL 34746 (407)396-4888 7pm, July 11: Swain Sumner Band.

OM Bar & Chill Lounge 392 Flagler Avenue, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169 (386) 423-2727 theombar.com  April 25: Joel DaSilva and the Midnight Howl; May 10: John Nemeth. MAP

Plaza Live: 425 N Bumby Orlando FL 32803  www.plazaliveorlando.com. TBA  Zshowz. MAP

Pisces Rising: 239 West 4th Avenue, Mount Dora, FL 32757 piscesrisingdining.com (352)385-2669 Sunday Live Jazz Brunch on the deck 1-4pm, (Weather Permitting). May 24: Swain Sumner Band.

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. April 9 & 23. (Price increase to $5 Cover for non-members & $4 for members. Discount also applies to Gardens' Members.) MAP

Public House, 12046 Collegiate Way, Orlando FL 32817 www.publichousefl.com (407() 658-0888: 1st Friday of every Month-Blues by the Shuffle-tones. May 10: 2 Guys Named Moe (Paul Stott and Richard Plate), 9:30.

Redlight Redlight: 2810 Corrine Dr, Orlando, FL 32803  redlightredlightbeerparlour.com (407)893-9832 10pm-midnight, NYE TBA.

Riverwalk Stage Downtown: Downtown Stuart (behind 121 SW Flagler Ave. on the boardwalk). Stuart FL 34994 (772)288-5335 1-4pm,  April 20: Skinny Velvet; May 18: Category 5 and The Storm Horns.

Ruby Street Grille: 221 East Ruby Street, Tavares Florida 32778 rubystreetgrille.com (352)742-7829 8pm,
April 25:  Shuffle-tones. MAP

Sinatra's Ristorante in the Cassadaga Hotel: 355 Cassadaga Rd, Lake Helen, FL 32744 sinatras.us (386)218-3806 11am-3pm, Sunday Brunch w/ Bob Frailoli.

Steagles Pub: 1395 Cypress Ave., Melbourne, FL 32935 (321)757-8550  $2, 2-5pm, Third Saturday of every month: SCJS Big Band - 17-piece jazz orchestra.

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.  April 29: FDO - The BIG Swingin' Band featuring Bob Sagnella on Vocals & Alto Saxophone. MAP

Sunrise Theater - Black Box: 117 S Second Street, Ft. Pierce FL 34950 sunrisetheatre.com Winter Concert Series: Bluebird Productions Presents: Mar 21: Robert Navarro & his Latin Jazz Sextet (Latin Jazz Salsa & Dance Party), 8pm, $25.

Sunrise Theater - Black Box: 117 S Second Street, Ft. Pierce FL 34950 sunrisetheatre.com TICKETS 7pm, Thursday, TBA MAP

Taverna Red: 16770 South U.S. Highway 441, Summerfield, FL 34491 tavernared.com (352)693-2008 TBA

Timucua White House: 2000 S. Summerlin Ave, Orlando FL 32806 timucua.com   April 13: James Lewis; June 1: Peter Brötzmann Trio; 8: Greg Little & Complicity. MAP

Tremain's Tavern @ Lakeside Inn: 100 North Alexander Street Mount Dora, FL 32757 lakeside-inn.com (800)556-5016 7-10pm, Every Fri: Johny Carlsson - Jazz Pianist - Trio with Barry Smith & Larry Jacoby.

Universal Studios Florida  - French Quarter Courtyard: 1000 Universal Studios Plaza, Orlando, FL 32819 universalorlando.com (888)762-0820 Mardi Gras Grand Celebration, French Quarter Courtyard - opens at 4:00pm on every event night, May 3:  Chris O'Leary, 10: T Bird & The Breaks; 17: Grady Champion; 24: Cha Wa; 31: Naughty Professor; June 7: Remedy Krewe.

Vinz: 4885 Highway A1A, Vero Beach, Florida 32963 (772)224-1500. 7-10PM, Every Fri & Sat: Live Jazz.

White Wolf Café: 1829 N. Orange Ave., Orlando, FL, 32804 whitewolfcafe.com (407)895-9911 9pm, Every Thur: Latin Lovers Night; Every Fri: Live Jazz; 8-11pm. Every First Fri: Music Rememberance - Andrea Rowlison,  Jim Lucas & Bobby Koelble playing Jazz Standards with special musical guests.

Will's Pub: 1042 N. Mills Avenue, Orlando, Florida 32803 willspub.org 9pm, Last Wed of every month: The New Sam Rivers Rivbea Orchestra - through 12/31/14.

Wing Shack: 4650 E. Michigan St., Orlando, FL 32812 wingshack.com (407)381-4798 8:30pm, Wednesday : Paul Stott Group jam/open mic all genre.  April  16, 23, 30: Paul Stott Group. MAP

 

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