North of The Keys to, and including, Venice, and west of Miami/Dade, Broward, Palm Beach; (Monroe, Collier, Hendry, Charlotte & Lee Counties) (Metropolitan areas of Naples, Ft. Myers, Port Charlotte)
Barrel Room at the Twisted Vine Bistro: 2214 Bay St. Fort Myers, FL 33901 MAP barrelroomfortmyers.com (239)333-2225 Open 4pm-2am TUE-SAT. Kitchen serving 4pm-midnight Tues-Sat. Blues at 9pm FRI & Sat, SEPT 29: Dan Miller & Lew DelGatto Quartet; 30: Rockin' Jake Band.
Buckingham Blues Bar: 5641 Buckingham Rd. Fort Myers, FL 33905 MAP buckinghambar.com (239)693-7111. All shows at 8pm(summer hours). Every SUN: Open Blues Jam w/ Tommy Lee Cook. 3-6pm; Every WED: Blues Jam Night w/ Tommy Lee Cook, 8-11pm; Every SAT: EclecticElectric w/ Tommy Lee, TBone Funk & Cool as Hell Larry Bell on pedal steel; Friday, Saturday shows, free or pay, are no-smoking. SEPT 30: Selwyn Birchwood, 8-11pm. OCT 1: Eddie Turner; 16: First Backyard Blues Fest of the 2016-17 Season! OUTSIDE: 2pm - Tommy Lee Cook & The Heathens w/ Panache; 3:30pm - TBA; 5:30pm - The Jeff Jensen Band. INSIDE: 7:30pm - Tommy Lee Cook & The Heathens w/ Panache & Guests; 9:30pm - The Jeff Jensen Band; 29: Bruce Katz Band; DEC 2: Jason Ricci, $15; 3: Albert Castiglia, $10.
Center for Performing Arts – Hinman Auditorium: 10150 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs, FL 34135 MAP artcenterbonita.org (239)495-8989 Centers for the Arts Bonita Springs Concert Series. OCT 15: Delfeayo Marsalis Quartet, 8pm. TICKETS $40/$45/$50 (10% off for current CFABS Members); NOV 10: The Fabulous Thunderbirds Featuring Kim Wilson, 8pm. TICKETS $45/$50/$55(10% off for current CFABS Members); DEC 30: Butch Trucks and the Freight Train Band, 8pm, TICKETS $40/$45/$50 (10% off for current CFABS Members); FEB 9: Dana Louise and The Glorious Birds, 8pm, TICKETS $20/$25/$30 (10% off for current CFABS Members); FEB 25: Velvet Caravan, 8pm, TICKETS $25/$30/$35 (10% off for current CFABS Members); MAR 2: Jethro Tull's Martin Barre Band, 8pm, TICKETS $55/$60/$65 (10% off for current CFABS Members); MAR 4: Shotgun Wedding, 8pm, TICKETS $37/$42/$47 (10% off for current CFABS Members); MAR 18: The McCartney Years, 8pm, TICKETS $45$50/$55 (10% off for current CFABS Members).
Rhythm House: 16440 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, FL 33908 MAP (239)466-8326 rhythmhousedinnerclub.com THE PHOENIX RADIO Touring Blues Artist Concert Series - Dinner & VIP available. OCT 20: Kenny Neal - TICKETS; NOV 10: Joe Louis Walker - TICKETS.