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)
ALTO Live Jazz Kitchen: 492 Bayfront Place, Naples, FL 34102 altonaples.com (239)261-2586 7-10pm, Every Mon in April: Latin Jazz with Joe Delaney Sextet; Every Tue in April: Jerry Stawski Duo; Every Wed in April: Stu Shelton Trio; Thu: Dan Heck Trio; Fri: Rebecca Richardson Quartet; Every Sat: Dan Miller - Lew Del Gatto Quintet - Dan Miller (trumpet), Lew Del Gatto (tenor saxophone), Joe Delaney (piano), Don Mopsick (bass), Patricia Dean (drums); Every Sun in April: Rick Howard's Alto Blues All-Stars. MAP
ARTIS - Naples (The Naples Philharmonic Center for the Arts), Daniels Pavilion: 5833 Pelican Bay Boulevard, Naples, FL 34108 artisnaples.org/subscriptions/all-that-jazz (239)597-1900 The Naples Philharmonic Jazz Orchestra: Glenn Basham (coordinator and violin), Lew Del Gatto (co-bandleader and tenor saxophone), Jerry Stawski (co-bandleader and piano), Mike Harvey (drums), Kevin Mauldin (bass), Dan Miller (trumpet) 2014-15 Season. Special Guests: April 22: Wycliffe Gordon, trombone; May 13: The Music of Art Blakey featuring Mike Harvey, drums.
Buckingham Blues Bar: 5641 Buckingham Rd. Fort Myers, FL 33905 buckinghambar.com (239)693-7111. All shows at 9pm, except Bluesfests. Every Sun: Open Blues Jam 3-6pm; Every Wed: Blues Jam Night, 8-11pm; Friday, Saturday shows, free or pay, are no-smoking. Inside shows 9pm start. Backyard Blues Fest shows 2pm start. April 24: Swingin' Harpoon, $10; 25: Backyard Bluesfest featuring Mark Telesca & Tommy Lee Cook & The Wildbunch, $10; May 9: Backyard Bluesfest, 2pm, $10, w/ featuring Duffy Bishop Band featuring Chris Carlson - guitar, Rich Conklin - drums, Steve Strickland - bass, Bob Grabau - sax. MAP
Cambier Park Bandshell: 735 8th Street South Naples, FL 34102
George and Wendy's Corner Grill: 2499 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL 33957 sanibelseafoodgrille.com (239)395-1263. Jazz Brunch Every Sunday in May, 10am-1pm. May 8: Marty Stokes Band; June 12: Marty Stokes Band; July 10: Marty Stokes Band; Aug 14: Marty Stokes Band; MAP
Gulf Coast Town Center: 9903 Gulf Coast Main St, Fort Myers, FL 33913 (239) 267-5107 www.gulfcoasttowncenter.com April 25: Marty Stokes Band;
Hut Restaurant: 5150 Buckingham Rd., Fort Myers FL 33905 hutrestaurant.com (239)694-4178 Live Music Five Nights/week. Open Tues-Sun, 11am-close. Four dining/entertainment venues & three full-service bars.
Nemo's Sports Cafe: 42 Mid Cape Terrace, Cape Coral, FL 33991 (239) 772-1661 6-9pm, May 23: Marty Stokes Band;
North Naples United Methodist Church: 6000 Goodlette-Frank Road, Naples, FL 34109 $10, 4pm, April 26: Dan Miller - Lew Del Gatto All Stars w/ Glenn Basham (violin), Lew Del Gatto (tenor saxophone), Dan Miller (trumpet), Herb Bruce (trombone), Jerry Stawski (piano), Kevin Mauldin (bass) and Patricia Dean (drums & vocals). MAP
Riverside Park: 10450 Reynolds Street, (old 41) Bonita Springs, FL 34135 bonitablues.com Bonita Blues Fest 2016, TBA. Check the great fun in 2015 at: http://jazz-bluesflorida.blogspot.com/2015/03/bonita-blues-festival-2015-pictures.html MAP
Roadhouse Cafe: 15660 San Carlos Blvd., Fort Myers, FL 33908 RoadhouseCafeFl.com (239)415-4375. Every Wed: Danny Sinoff Quartet, 7-10pm. Every Tues: Dan Miller Quartet- Joe Delaney (piano), Don Mopsick (bass) and Tony Vigilante (drums), 7-10pm. Every Sat: Danny Sinoff Quartet, 7-10p. Every Sun: Gilly DiBenedetto, 7-10pm; April 21, 28: Dan Miller Quartet, 7-10. MAP
Weekend Willie's Sports Bar & Grill: 5310 Shirley St., Naples, FL 34109 weekendwillies.com (239)597-3333 FACEBOOK Bar and Kitchen Open Daily 11am-1am. FOOD: Mon: Half-price burgers, Tue: Half-price pizza, Wed: Pasta Palooza Day; Thu: Wild Wing Day; Fri: Famous Fish Fry Friday; Sat: New York Strip Dinner. Free No Limit Poker tournaments Every Thursday & Saturday starting at 7pm. ENTERTAINMENT: Every Sun: Rock Your Soul Open Mic w/ Janice Robinson, 5-8pm. Every Mon: Karaoke Dance Party!, 7pm-midnight. Every Tue: Rick Howard and The Mudbone Blues Jam, 8-11pm. Every Wed: Piano Man, 7-11pm. Live Bands Every Thu-Sat. April 23: Black Cat Bone, 8-11pm; 24: Official Outcome, 7-10pm; 25: Loud & Local w/ James Kay, 9pm-close; 30: Black Cat Bone, 8-11pm; May 1: Conti Street, 8-10pm; 2: Rockin' Horse - Classic Rock. MAP