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(North of Venice to Rt 44 and east to Rte 27. (Metropolitan areas of Sarasota, St. Petersburg, Clearwater, Tampa, Lakeland)
15 South Restaurant: 15 Boulevard of the Presidents, Sarasota, FL 34236 15southristorante.com (941)388-1555 6:30-9:30pm, Every Mon: Al Hixon's Jazz Jam with Billy Marcus and John Lamb.
Basque: 28910 U.S. 19 N, Clearwater, FL 33761basqueexperience.com (727)330-7712 7-10pm, Every “Third Thursday” of each month: Rick Hatfield Solo.
Bilmar Beach Resort: 10650 Gulf Blvd. Treasure Island, FL 33706 bilmarbeachresort.com (877)424-4159 Suncoast Dixieland Jazz Society.
Blasé Café & Martini Bar: 5263 Ocean Boulevard Siesta Key FL 34242 theblasecafe.com (941)349-9822 7-10pm, Every Sunday: Al Fuller & Co. Blues. (good 11/6/13).
Blue Parrot: 85 Corey Circle, St Petersburg Beach, Florida 33702 blueparrotbch.com (727)368-9619 7-9:30pm, Every Mon: Jazz Night TOMKATS Jazz Orchestra performing Jazz, Big Band and Swing; 6-10pm, Every Thu: Freddie Mac and the New Orleans Jazz Band.
Blue Rooster: 1525 Fourth Street, Sarasota FL 34236 (941)388-7539 blueroostersrq.com Live blues (with some indie and rock and rockabilly thrown in) every other Tues and nightly Wed-Sun. March 11: Brad Vickers & The Vestapolitans (Jazz & Blues Florida March Edition Featured Artist); April 8: Duffy Kane, 7:30pm. MAP
Brady’s Backyard BBQ: 340 Main Street, Safety Harbor, Florida 34695, (727)712-3727 7-11pm, Every “Second Wednesday” of the month: Rick Hatfield Solo “Invitational Blues Jam”.
Buckhorn Springs Tennis & Swim Club: 2721 S Miller Rd, Valrico, FL 33596 buckhornsprings.com (813)689-8411 One-On-One Doubles Grand Prix Circuit Tournament hosted by Rockin' Ed Krass. Ticket info at: email@example.com or call (813) 684-9031. Tournament 1-7pm, music 3-7pm, May 3: Steve Arvey's 5-piece electric band.
Capitol Theatre: 405 Cleveland Street, Clearwater, FL 33755 (727)441-2863 AtTheCap.com March 13: Boney James; 15: Aaron Neville & DDBB (Jazz & Blues Florida March Edition Featured Artist); April 11: Judy Collins; 29: Boz Scaggs; May 30: Blast w/ Edgar Winter Band. MAP
Caragiulos Restaurant: S Palm Ave Sarasota, FL 34236 caragiulos.com (941)951-0866 5-8pm, Every Thu & Fri: Mike Markaverich.
Clasico Café/Bar: 1341 Main Street, Sarasota FL 34236 barclasico.com (941)957-0700 $10, participating musicians no charge. 3-5pm, Sun 22: Jam Session with Jerry Eckert, Dave Hubbell and Len Balistreri.
Cork's Cigar Bar: 425 12th St. W., Bradenton FL 34219 corkscigarbar.com (941)744-2589, Every Sun: Doug Deming & The Jewel Tones; 9pm-1am, Every Tue: Blues/Open Jam.
Cortez Clam Factory: 10104 Cortez Road W, Bradenton, FL 34210 facebook.com/pages/Cortez-Clam-Factory/128219440555281 (941)798-9898
Don Cesar Resort Lobby Bar: 3400 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach, FL 33706 loewshotels.com/Don-CeSar-Hotel (727)360-1881. 8pm-midnight, Every Thur, Fri, & Sat: Paul Krueger Jazz Quartet - Paul Krueger/grand piano, Rodney Rojas/saxes & clarinet, Bill Pillucere/acoustic bass; Joe Bencomo/drums.
Dunedin Brewery: 937 Douglas Ave. Dunedin, FL 34698 dunedinbrewery.com (727)736-0606. 8pm, March 13: Brad Vickers & The Vestapolitans (Jazz & Blues Florida March Edition Featured Artist). MAP
Euphemia Haye Restaurant:5540 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key FL 34228 euphemiahaye.com (941)383-3633. 7:30-11pm, Every Sat & Sun: Mike Markaverich.
Finley's Irish Pub: 13477 Belcher Rd South Largo, FL 33771 finleysirishpub.com (727)535-7858 8-Midnight, Every Thur: Al Razz Blues Jam. (requested update 6/16/13)
First United Methodist Church: 104 S Pineapple Ave, Sarasota FL 34236 firstsrq.net (941)955-0935 Jazz Series at First Church. Jazz Trio for each concert will be: Tommy Goodman - Paino, Johnny Moore - Drums, Dominic Mancini - Bass. All concerts are on Sundays 4-5pm & 5:30-6:30pm. Free. April 13: Jeff Lego.
Five O'clock Club: 1930 Hillview Street, Sarasota, FL 34239 5oclockclub.com (941)366-5555 9pm-1am, Every Mon: Blues Jam w/Al Fuller & Co. (Good as of 11/6/13).
Garden Café: 14227 7th St., Dade City, FL 33523 (352)567-7277 dineinthegarden.com, Indoor & outdoor fine dining cafe, located right in the heart of beautiful, historic downtown Dade City, serving Mon - Fri: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm and Sun: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Winedown Fridays to resume in October. Map This Location
Gaspar's Grotto: 1805 E. 7th Avenue, Tampa, FL 33605 gasparsgrotto.com (813)248-5900 9pm-12:30am, Every Wed: Blues and BarBQ Open Jam.
Glenridge Performing Arts Center: 7333 Scotland Way, Sarasota, FL 34238 gpactix.com (941)552-5325 South County Jazz Club (southcountyjazz.org) Presents, 8pm, March 15: Jim Cullum's Rivewalk Jazz Band; April 5: Howard Alden with Lenore Raphael.
Green Iguana Bar & Grill: 4029 S Westshore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33629 greeniguana.com (813)837-1234 10pm-2am-ish, Every Mon: House of Troubles Blues Jam Hosted by B3 Dean & Benny on bass.
Hanger Restaurant & Flight Lounge: 540 1st St SE, St Petersburg, FL 33701 thehangarstpete.com (727)823-7767 8-10pm, Every First Mon: Al Downing Tampa Bay Jazz Club Jam.
HCC Ybor City Campus Performing Arts Building - Mainstage Theatre : 2204 N. 15th Street Tampa, FL 33605 tampajazzclub.com, $20/$15 club members or in advance. $10 Students with ID (complimentary to HCC Students). Tickets available at the door (cash or check only) or in advance at: tampajazzclub.com. MAP
Herb's Limestone Country Club: at the intersection of S.CR 661 & S.CR 663, Ona, FL 33865 herbslimestonecountryclub.com BBQ & Blues the Last Saturday of Every Month, 1pm.
JolliMon’s Grill 941 Huntley Ave., Dunedin, FL 35698 4-8pm, Every “Third Sunday” of the month: Rick Hatfield with Bobcat Paskowsky on upright bass. This is an outdoor show and may be cancelled because of stormy weather. Be certain to call first.
Karl Reef: 6307 Grand Boulevard, New Port Richey, FL 34652 (727) 848-7838 8pm-midnight, Every Wed: Open Mic Blues Jam with Shawn Paige Blues Band.
Kazu's: 6566 Gateway Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231 kazus2srq.com (941)922-5459 7:30–10:30pm, Every Tue: Keven Aland .
Lansdowne Street: 24851 S. Tamiami Trail, Bonita Springs, FL 34134 (239) 495-3800 www.lansdowne-street.com/contact March 17: Marty Stokes Band (Jazz & Blues Florida March Edition Featured Artist), (3-6). MAP
Largo Cultural Center: 105 Central Park Dr, Largo, FL 33771 (727)587-6793 largoarts.com March 22: Hank and My Honky Tonk Heroes starring Jason Petty.
Levee: 20583 West Pennsylvania Avenue, Dunnellon, FL 34431-6737 leveemusicbar.com (352)465-3890 7pm, Every Tues: Live Jazz with Rudy Turner; 8pm, Every Thur: Blues Jam w/ Jimmy Sparks; 2-6pm, Every Sat: Jimmy Sparks Band.
Lobster Pot Bistro: 478 Mandalay Avenue, Clearwater Beach, FL 33767 lobsterpotrestaurant.com (727)446-8809 Live Music Wednesday thru Sunday. Entertainment starts at 6pm on week nights and 8pm weekends. MAP
Mandalay Grill: 395 Mandalay Avenue, Clearwater, FL 33767 mandalaygrill.net (727)441-3424 Every Sun: Johnny Greenwell & Tim Heding Blues Nite.
Marina Jacks: 2 Marina Place, Sarasota,. FL 34236 marinajacks.com (941)365-4232 6-10pm, Every Wed: The Venturas.
Mattison's City Grille: 1 North Lemon Avenue, downtown Sarasota, FL 34236 mattisons.com (941)330-0440 8pm-midnight Every Sat: TC & The Trouble Makers; 7-10pm Every Sun: Debbie Keeton Jazz Quartet; 7-11pm, Every Thur: The Venturas; 7-11pm, Every Wed: Big T & The Tornadoes.
Meadows Village Pub: 5013 Ringwood Meadows, Sarasota, FL 34235 meadowsvillagepub.com (941)342-9135 6:30pm, Every Sun: Blues Jam hosted by Velvet Hammer or Bluestar.
Neel Performing Arts Center: MCC, 5840 26th St W, Bradenton FL 34207 mccfl.edu (941) 752-5252 Sundays at Neel Series, 8pm, March 27: Jazz Ensembles; April 10: Faculty recital w/ Marc Mannino, Jazz guitar.
Neon Leon's Zydeco Steakhouse: 10350 West Yulee Drive Homosassa, FL 34448 Neonleonszydecosteakhouse.com (352)621-3663 5-9pm, Every Fri, Sat & Sun: Cajun Dave.
Ocean Blues: 1936 Hillview Street, Sarasota, FL 34239 oceanblues.net (386)676-4608 Every Sat: 7pm, Big Band Jazz Dinner. Every Sun: 7pm, Bues Jam. Every MonL 7pm, Jazz Jam. March 14: Kettle of Fish; April 10: Loretta Lynne James; 19: Kettle of Fish; 26: Lisa Ridings & Vertigo.
Old Courthouse Heritage Museum: One Courthouse Square, Inverness, FL 34450 cccourthouse.org (352)341-6436 April 17: Johnny Carlsson Presents - A Stan Getz Tribute, Tickets $20 Includes Appetizers – Cash Bar - Doors open at 6pm.
Paladium Theater at St. Petersburg College: 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg FL 33701 mypalladium.org (727)822-3590 March 23: Jazz Songbirds: Valerie Gillespie, Karen Benjy, Denise Moore; April 3: Branford Marsalis Quartet. MAP
RBeach: 4054 Shoal Line Blvd Hernando Beach, FL 34607 rbeachrestaurant.com (352)592-5556 6-9pm Every Wed: Jazz w/ Norm Bernard (Southern Exposure).
Richey Suncoast Theatre: 6237 Grand Blvd, New Port Richey FL 34652 richeysuncoasttheatre.com (727)842-6777 42nd Street Big Band, 8 shows - $72.00, 5 shows - $50.00 (Dec. thru April) , Individual Tickets - $12, Time - 2 PM; March 19: Irish Eyes Are Smilin' St. Patrick's Day Salute; April 9: Stage Door Canteen 40's Style USO Show; May 14: South Of The Border Love That Latin Beat. MAP
Ricky P's Orleans Bistro: 1113 Central Avenue, St Petersburg, FL 33705 (727) 821-4061 Every Sunday: Jazz Brunch 11am-3pm.
Ringside Café: 16 2ND STREET N., Saint Petersburg, Florida 33701 ringsidecafe.net (727)894-8465 9:30pm-1:30am, Every Sun: Blues Jam.
Riverside Park: 10450 Reynolds Street, (old 41) Bonita Springs, FL 34135 bonitablues.com (239)947-0715 Bonita Blues Fest 2014. , Adv Sales: Fri tix - $25, Sat tix $30, Fri & Sat $40. $50 at Gate. TICKETS. March 14: Rex Bongo & the Sophisticated Hippies (1:30-2:30), RJ Howson (3-4), Peter Parcek (4:30-5:30), Jo Moss Band (6-7:15), Joe Louis Walker (7:45-9); 15: The Pitbull of Blues Band (11:30-12:30), Ellie Lee & Blues Fury (1-2), Marquise Knox (Jazz & Blues Florida March Edition Featured Artist)(2:30-3:45), Little Mike & The Tornadoes (4:15-5:30), Dixie Peach (6-7:15), Deanna Bogart (7:45-9). MAP
Ruby's Elixir: 15 3rd St N, St Petersburg, FL 33701 rubyselixir.com (727)-898-9322 8-11pm, Every Sun: Jimmy Griswald Duo; 8-11pm, Every Wed: Lounge Cats Duo.
Ruth Eckerd Hall: 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater FL 33759 rutheckerdhall.com (727)791-7060 March 13: Boney James; 15: Aaron Neville & DDBB (Jazz & Blues Florida March Edition Featured Artist); 21: George Thorogood and the Destroyers; April 11: Judy Collins; 30: Edgar Winter Band.
Sims Park Amphitheater: 6342 Bank Street, New Port Richey, FL 34652 chascofiesta.com Chasco Fiesta's Rhythm and Blues Masters night, 6:30-10pm, March 27: Southern Hospitality.
Skipper's Smokehouse: 910 Skipper Road, Tampa, FL 33613 skipperssmokehouse.com (813)971-0666 March 21: Eric Lindell; 30: Larry Garner. MAP
Sneaky's: 7500 Ulmerton Road, Clearwater, FL 33771 (727)536-9000. sneakysbar.com, 8-midnight, Every Wed: House of Trouble Blues Jam.
Tahitian Lounge: 2337 US Highway 19, Holiday, FL 34691 (727)943-0569 8pm-midnight, Every Tues: Jody Young Rockin' Blues Jam. (entered 11/26/13)
Unitarian Universalist Church of Sarasota: 3975 Fruitville Road, Sarasota FL (941)371-4974 jazzclubsarasota.org 2-4pm, March 14: Henry Ashwood; 21: Johnny Varro Duo with Mark Neuenschwander; 28: Andre Roy; April 25: Kevin Celebi.
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall: 777 N. Tamiami Tr, Sarasota, FL 34236 vanwezel.org (800)826-9303. March 13: Aaron Neville & The Dirty Dozen Brass Band (Jazz & Blues Florida March Edition Featured Artist).
Vinoy Waterfront Park: 701 Bayshore Drive NE, St. Petersburg, Florida 33701 tampabaybluesfest.com (727)823-8534 Tampa Bay Blues Fest 2014, Friday, April 11: Buddy Guy, Shemekia Copeland, Coco Montoya, Matt Schofield, Selwyn Birchwood; 12: Michael McDonald, The Blind Boys of Alabama, Tommy Castro & The Painkillers, Lil' Ed & The Blues Imperials, Nikki Hill; 13: Irma Thomas, James Hunter, Big Sam's Funky Nation, Tad Robinson, George Porter Jr.
Wellington at Seven Hills Club House: 400 Wexford Blvd, Spring Hill, FL 34609 hernandojazzsociety.org (352)666-6888 Mar 9: Swing Into Spring; Apr 13: Hudson Middle School Jazz Band; May 18: Scholarship Awards (Last Show Until September 2014).
Wild Indian Saloon: 1158 7th St NW, Largo, FL 33770 (727)588-7660 9pm-midnight, Every Wed: Blackjack Blues
Wine Toad: 14251 Powell Road, Brooksville, FL 34609 (352)796-9463 9-11pm, Every “Last Thursday” of the month: Rick Hatfield Solo.
Ybor City Jazz House: 1611 E 7th Avenue, Tampa, FL 33605 YborCityJazzHouse.com (813)443-2105 Live Jazz/R&B. Thu - Sat, 7:30pm-1am.