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North of Orlando and East of Perry. (Metropolitan areas of Ocala, Gainesville, JAX, St. Augustine, Daytona, New Smyrna Beach)


Jake's Bistro: 14960 Main Street Alachua, Florida 32615 1-(888) 250-5253 MAP 

Spindrifter Lounge: 16130 NW US Highway 441, Alachua, FL 32615 March 5: Brad Vickers & His Vestapolitans, 9pm-1am.


Culhane's Irish Pub: 967 Atlantic Boulevard, Atlantic Beach, FL 32233 4-6pm,  Every 1st Sunday: John Thomas Group - Jazz & Great American Songbook.

Dirty Reds': 1451 Atlantic Blvd, Neptune Beach, FL 32266  (904)372-9438  Every Tue: Jack Corocoran and Smokestack host Tuesday Night Blues Club, 7-10pm.   MAP

Lillie's Coffee Bar: 200 1st Street, Neptune Beach, FL 32266 (904)249-2922 7:30-9:30pm, TBA

Ragtime Tavern: 207 Atlantic Blvd, Atlantic Beach, FL 32266 (904)241-7877 8pm, April 2, 3: Little Mike & The Tornadoes .


Main Street Station: 316 Main Street, Daytona Beach, FL 32118 (386)214-1389 Feb 7: Swingin' Harpoon, 8:30pm; 8: Swingin' Harpoon, 4-8pm; March 6 - 15: BIKE WEEK 2015; 27: The Mighty Groove Machine with Reuben Lounge Lizard; -  Live Music all day - every day! . MAP

Top of Daytona Restaurant & Lounge: 2625 South Atlantic Avenue, Daytona Beach Shores, FL 32118 (386)767-5791 Piano Bar w/ a view, Every Wed 6-9pm and Every Fri & Sat 6-10pm.


Cafe Davinci: 112 W. Georgia Ave, Deland, FL 32720 (386)424-8282 7pm Every Tue: Jazz in the Courtyard - Davinci Jazz Experiment. Jazz ensemble led by trombonist Russell White. Feb 13: Blair Crimmins & The Hookers; 15: Nathan and the Zydeco Cha Chas; 20: Selwyn Birchwood.


Amelia Island Plantation: First Coast Highway, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034 (904)504-4772, Amelia Island Jazz Festival $85, 7pm, Feb 14: The Dynamic Les DeMerle Big Band.


101 Downtown: 201 SE 2nd Ave, Gainesville FL 32601  (352)376-4177 8-10pm, Every Wed: Live Jazz. (checked 12/30/14). 

Amelia's Restaurant: 235 S Main St., Gainesville FL 32601 Every Wed: 6-9, Swanson-Hill Jazz Duo. (checked 12/30/14)

Ballyhoo: 3700 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32607 (352)373-0059  6:30-9:30pm,  Every Tuesday: Jazz Standards w/ Marty Liquori & Friends

Brew Spot Café: 1000 NE 16th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601 - CLOSED.

Bull, The: 18 SW 1st Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601 (352)672-6266, 10pm-12:30am, Every Tue: Jazzology. 

Cafe C: 424 NW 8th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601  (352) 377-7433 Sunday Brunch Feb 1, 8, 15, 22: Acoustic Blues and more w/ Middleground , 11am-3pm.  MAP

Cymplify Coffee Company: 5402 NW 8th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32605, Every second Wed: North Central Florida Blues Society / Mark Armbrecht Host Acoustic Blues Open Mic. Sign up at 6pm. Music 7-10:30pm.  MAP

Dirty Bar: 2441 Northwest 43rd Street, Gainesville, FL 32606 (352)373-1141 North Central Florida Blues Society Jam: 3rd Sunday every month, 7-10:30pm.  MAP

Emiliano's Cafe: 7 SE First Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32608 (352)375-7381 6:30-10pm, Every Wednesday: Karl Weismantle accompanied by Ali Che’Ree; 7-9pm, 1st & 3rd Mondays: Brenda Bayne, Robert D'Amico & David Glennon Jazz Trio.  

Five Bar:  104 S. Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601  352.224.5253 Every Sunday: Jazz Brunch 11am-2:30pm.

Francesca's Trattoria: 4410 NW 25 Place,  Gainesville, FL 32606  (352)378-7152 Every Sun: 11am-2pm, Gosia and Ali, "by request"; Every Wed: 6:30-9:30pm, High Note Jazz Nite w/ Nick DeCarlis Trio; Every Thur: 6-9pm, Gosia and Ali, "by request"; Every Saturday: 5:30-8:30pm, Bob Brounley.

High Dive: 210 SW Second Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601 (352)872-5949 North Central Florida Blues Society Quarterly Touring Artist Performances.  Feb 12: Tinsley Ellis w/ Pete Karnes Band Opening; March 29: The Terry Hanck Band w/ Zora Young w/ Little Mike & The Tornadoes opening; April 19: Samantha Fish w/ Middleground opening. MAP

High Dive: 210 SW Second Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601 (352)872-5949 Feb 5:  Josh Hoyer & The Shadowboxers, 8pm.

Leonardo’s 706: 706 West University Ave. Gainesville, FL 32601 (352)378-2001  Every Thurs: Marty Liquori Jazztet plus guests, 7:06-10pm. Monday nights w/ Hot Club de Ville, 7-10pm. 

Loosey's: 120 SW 1st Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32601 (352)672-6465 7-10pm, Second Sunday Swing dance at Loosey's w/ the Swingtastics.

Napolatano’s: 606 NW 75th St, Gainesville FL 32607 (352)332-6671 TBA

Red Onion Grill: 3885 NW 24th Blvd # A Gainesville, FL 32605 (352)505-0088  7pm, Every First Sat: Jazz Night w/ Marty Liquori & Hot Club de Ville.  

Sandy's Place: 5001 NW 34th St., Gainesville, FL 32605 Phone (352)367-9993 8-11pm, Every Wed: The Don David Band (Southern Rock/Blues).  MAP

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship: 4225 Northwset 34th Street, Gainesville, FL  32605  (352)377-1669 Gainesville Friends of Jazz Series (, $10/$15/$20, 7:30pm, Feb 17: Lenore Raphael & Howard Alden.

Wahoo Seafood Grill: 3833 Northwest 97 Boulevard, Gainesville, FL 32606  (352)225-3922 

Warehouse: 502 S Main Street Gainesville, FL 32601 (352)240-6432  8pm, Feb 14: Little Jake & The Soul Searchers. MAP

Yearling: 14531 East County Road 325 Hawthorne, FL 32640 (352)466-3999 Thur-Sun: Florida Blues icon Willie "Real Deal" Green (Jazz & Blues Florida August 2013 Edition Featured Artist) plays the blues. Must call to confirm times and nights! MAP


Great Outdoors Restaurant: 65 North Main Street High Springs, FL 32643 (386)454-1288 Feb 21: Little Mike & The Tornadoes MAP


Florida Theater: 128 E Forsyth St Jacksonville, FL 32202 (904)355-5661 Feb 20: Marcus Roberts Trio; May 8: Ghost of the Blues.
Jack Rabbits: 1528 Hendricks Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32207  (904)398-7496  Feb 8: Josh Hoyer & The Shadowboxers, 8pm.
Jazzland Cafe: 1324 University Boulevard North, Jacksonville, FL 32211 (904)240-1009. Every Tue: 6-9pm, Jazz Jam Session w/ Jack Pierson -Piano,  Scott Mariash - drums, MIke Perez - bass.  MAP 

Lake Shore Bar: 2420 Lake Shore Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32210  (904)389-9224 Feb 22: Little Mike & The Tornadoes, 3pm. MAP

Mudville Grill Listening Room: 3105 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32207  (904)398-4326. Jan 31: Belmont and Jones w/ Jacksonville Blues Man Mack Evans; Feb 12: Jon Shain & Rupert Wates; 20: Gurf Morlix; March 3: Ray Bonneville.

Parlour at Grape & Grain Exchange: 2000 San Marco Blvd Jacksonville, Florida 32207 (904)396-4455  TBA

Ponte Vedra Concert Hall: 1050 A1A North, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082 (904)209-0346 Feb 20: John Hammond.

Ritz Theatre: 829 N Davis St, Jacksonville, FL 32202 (904)807-2010 Jan 30: Lucky Peterson (Jazz & Blues Florida January 2015 Featured Artist); Feb 7: Syl Johnson; March 20: Cyrus Chestnut.

UNF Fine Arts Center - Lazzrra Performance Hall:1 UNF Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32224 (904) 620-2878. Feb 3: Koger/Matteson Jazz Festival w/ Dr. Clarence Hines, coordinator. 10am, FREE; March 5: American Jazz Series presents Alon Yavnai and Joca Perpignan - Spring Fever “Where the Middle East Meets Brazil”  with UNF JE1 and the UNF Orchestra w/ J.B. Scott, artistic director. 7:30pm

UNF Fine Arts Center - Recital Hall - 1 UNF Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32224 (904) 620-2878. March 9: Jazz Combo Night w/ Lynne Arriale, coordinator. 7:30pm,. FREE.

UNF Fine Arts Center - Robinson Theater:1 UNF Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32224 620-2878. Jan 29-31: FCC Symposium w/ Dr. Nick Curry, conductor. The concerts will be as follows: Jan 29 – UNF Student and Faculty Showcase Concert 7:30 p.m.; Jan 30 – Florida Community College (FCC) Jazz Group and FCC Student Showcase Winners; Jan 31 – Final Concert including : FCC Guitar Ensemble, FCC Chorus, FCC Orchestra, FCC Band and FCC Percussion Ensemble; Feb 6: 27th Annual Great American Jazz Series presents Kurt Elling ‘Beach Meets West’ Collaboration with the Beaches Fine Arts Series and J.B. Scott, artistic director; April 2: Great American Jazz Series presents Terell Stafford and Dick Oatts “A Tribute to Nat and Cannonball Adderley” w/ J.B. Scott, artistic director. 7:30pm; April 15: Jazz Combo Night w/ Lynne Arriale, coordinator. 7:30pm.


Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park: 3076 95th Dr Live Oak, FL 32060 2015 April 16-18: Widespread Panic, Gregg Allman, Gov’t Mule, Earth, Wind & Fire, Cheap Trick, Jaimoe’s Jasssz Band, Butch Trucks & Very Special Friends, The Word featuring: Robert Randolph, John Medeski, Luther Dickinson, Cody Dickinson & Chris Chew, Hot Tuna Electric, JJ Grey & Mofro, Oteil & Friends, Galactic, Zappa Plays Zappa, Leftover Salmon featuring Bill Payne, Yonder Mountain String Band, Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, Rich Robinson of the Black Crowes featuring Doyle Bramhall II, Raw Oyster Cult, Dragon Smoke, The Revivalists, Home At Last - The Nth Power Performs Steely Dan, Tea Leaf Green, Bobby Lee Rogers Trio, Pink Talking Fish, Eric Lindell & Company, Royal Southern Brotherhood, Natural Child, Twiddle, Jacob Jeffries Band, Juke.

Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park: 3076 95th Dr Live Oak, FL 32060 Suwannee Springfest 2015, March 19-22: Wood Brothers, Shovels and Rope, Infamous Stringdusters, Keller Williams & The Travelin’ McCourys, Blind Boys of Alabama, Larry Keel Experience, Donna The Buffalo, Jim Lauderdale, Joe Craven, Verlon Thompson, The Seth Walker Band, Fruition, Town Mountain, Dread Clampitt, Jon Stickley Trio, Taylor Martin’s Acoustic Band, The Shook Twins, Shinyribs, Ralph Roddenbery Band, Cabinet, Grandpa’s Cough Medicine, Grits & Soul, Sloppy Joe, The Josh Daniel/Mark Schimick Project, Steve Pruett’s Back from the Brink, Quartermoon, Okay Hay, Nikki Talley, Short Straw Pickers, Sarah Mac Band.


OM Bar & Chill Lounge: 392 Flagler Avenue New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169 (386) 423-2727 Feb 14: Rockin' Jake Band.

Toni & Joe's Patio: 309 Buenos Aires Ave, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169 386-427-6850 Music on the Patio weather permitting Thurday-Sundays.


Charlie Horse: 2426 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470 (352)622-4050 7-11pm, Every Mon: Blues Jam w/ Adams Bros.

Jumbolair Estates: 1201 NE 77th Street, Ocala, FL 34470 March 28: 6pm-12am JAZZ ON THE GREEN Hosted by Comedian Rod Z and featuring: Jackiem Joyner, Nathan Mitchell. 


Frappes North: 123 W. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach, Fl 32174  (386)615-4888 


727: 101 Palm Harbor Pkwy, Palm Coast, FL 32137 (386)627-8305  Live Jazz Fri & Sat nights. (checked 12/31/14)


Downtown St. Augustine: 25 W Castillo Dr, Saint Augustine, Florida St. Augustine Lions Seafood Festival, Premium $25/ GA $3, Saturday and Sunday featuring Americana music. Fri, March 6: Jazz Night w/ Buffalo Rose Jazz Duo at 4pm, Bill Doyle Quartet at 6pm, Bill Doyle Quartet w/ Linda Cole7-9pm.

Johnny's Restaurant & Bar: 3009 N Ponce De Leon Blvd, Saint Augustine, FL 32086 (904)829-8333 8:30pm, Every Wed: Ancient City Blues Society Jam Hosted by Capt. Jack.  MAP

Oasis: 4000 A1A & Ocean Trace Rd, St. Augustine Beach, FL 32080 (904)471-3424 5-8pm, Every Wed: E.T. Swing w/ Don Durkee - piano, James Whitfield - sax, Ted Tadesco - bass, Eddie Trestor - drums.

Rhett’s Piano Bar: 66 Hypolita St, St. Augustine FL 32084 (904)825-0502 Live Torch, Jazz, & Blues Tuesday-Sunday.


Rick's Downtown Grill: 301 E Call St, Starke, FL 32091 (904)964-9253 7pm, Circle of Friends Blues Night (First Wed of every month).


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