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)

ARTIS – Naples: 5833 Pelican Bay Boulevard, Naples, FL 34108 MAP (239)597-1900 Naples Philharmonic Jazz Orchestra (Glenn Basham (coordinator and violin), Lew Del Gatto (artistic director, co-bandleader and tenor saxophone), Dan Miller (trumpet),  Jerry Stawski (co-bandleader and piano), Mike Harvey (drums) and Kevin Mauldin (bass)) w/ Special Guests. Two nightly shows: 6pm &  8:30pm. DEC 13: Vocalist Carmen Bradford.

Barbara B Mann Performing Arts Hall: 8099 College Parkway, Fort Myers, FL 33919 MAP (239)481-4849 JAN 31: Diana Krall - Turn up the Quiet World Tour, TICKETS & INFOFEB 2: Joe Satriani, John Petrucci & Phil Collen.


Barrel Room at the Twisted Vine Bistro: 2214 Bay Street, Fort Myers, FL 33901 MAP (239)333-2225 Every Thursday, 7pm-10pm: The Dan Miller - Lew Del Gatto Quartet w/ Dan Miller  (trumpet), Lew Del Gatto (tenor saxophone), Brandon Robertson (bass) and Tony Vigilante (drums). 

Barrel Room at the Twisted Vine Bistro: 2214 Bay Street, Fort Myers, FL 33901 MAP (239)333-2225 9pm-12am DEC 30: Little Mike & The Tornadoes.

Bert's Bar & Grill: 4271 Pine Island Rd NW Matlacha, FL  33993 MAP (239)282-3232 7:30-10:30pm, JAN 5: Marty Stokes Band; FEB 2: Marty Stokes Band; MAR 2: Marty Stokes Band.

Buckingham Blues Bar Buckingham Blues Bar: 5641 Buckingham Rd. Fort Myers, FL 33905 MAP (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 when there is not a Backyard Blues Fest: Tommy Lee & Friends, 3-6; FRI/SAT shows (free or pay) are NO SMOKING. JAN 6: Gypsy Elise & The Royal Blues, 8-11pm, $10; 12: JP Soars & The Red Hots, 8-11pm, $12;  20: Backyard Bluesfest w/ TBA, Rusty Wright & Tommy Lee Cook & The Heathens, 2-11pm, $10; 26: Tas Cru, 8-11pm, $12; FEB 3: Selwyn Birchwood, 8-11pm, $12; 10: JJ Grey & Mofro; 17: Backyard Bluesfest w/ Albert Castiglia, Gypsie Elise & The Royal Blues, & Tommy Lee Cook & The Heathens, 2-11pm, $10.

Cambier Park Bandshell: 735 8th Street South Naples, FL 34102 MAP (239)877-6090 Gulf Coast Big Band concerts Sunday afternoons at 2pm through April, free with the “passing of the hat” at intermission to support the scholarship program. DEC 10: Dan Miller and the Gulf Coast Big Band, Concert #2. JAN 21, FEB 18, MAR 18, APR 8, 2018.

Center Bar at The Promenade At Bonita Bay De Romos: 26811 S Bay Dr, Bonita Springs, FL 34134 MAP  (239)325-3583 Bonita Blues Fest 2018 Blues & Bloodies Party - X3! Sunday MAR 11: Party starts at 11am, music at noon, until the party's over! Bands TBA.


Englewoods on Dearborn: 362 West Dearborn St., Englewood, FL 34223 MAP (941)475-7501   DEC 13: Bridget Kelly Band; 30: Little Mike & The TornadoesFEB 14: Brad Vickers & His Vestapolitans

George & Wendy's Sanibel Seafood Grille: 2499 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL 33957 MAP  (239)395-1263 9pm-midnight, DEC 23: Marty Stokes Band.

Laishley Park: 100 East Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda, FL 33950 MAP (941)637-5953   7th Annual Charlotte Harbor Chili Challenge, Blues, & Beer Festival. JAN 27: 12 noon - Chili Sampling and Craft Beer Tent Open!, 12:30pm - Live Music with Deb & The Dynamics, 3pm - Live Music with The Reverend Shawn Amos - direct from Hollywood, CA, 4pm - People's Choice voting ends, 5pm - Awards Ceremony on Main stage. TICKETS.

Little Bar Restaurant: 205 Harbor Place, Goodland, FL 34140 MAP  (239)394-5663 DEC 29: Little Mike & The Tornadoes; FEB 15: Brad Vickers & His Vestapolitans.

Maria's: 27080 Old 41 Road, Bonita Springs, FL 34135 MAP  Bonita Blues Fest 2018 After Partys. FESTIVAL WRIST BAND REQUIRED. Friday, MAR 9: TBA; Saturday, MAR 10: Mark Telesca Band.  


Nemo's Sports Bistro at HeadPinz: 1899 Del Prado Blvd, Cape Coral, FL 33990 MAP (239)574-3611 DEC 22: Marty Stokes Band (7-10pm).

Patio De Leon: 2236 First Street Fort Myers, FL, 33916 (239)313-5607  Downtown Concert Series, 7-10pm TBA

Porkys Road House: 4300 Kings Highway, Port Charlotte, FL 33980 MAP (941)404-8394 TBA.


Riverside Park: 10450 Reynolds Street, (old 41) Bonita Springs, FL 34135 MAP (239)947-0715 Bonita Blues Fest 2018, Discount Advance TICKETS now available. Friday MAR 9: Gates open 1/2 hour before the music starts. Happy Hour prices on beer & wine from 1pm - 5pm on Friday! Noah Wotherspoon Band 1:30pm, Annika Chambers 3pm, Christone "Kingfish" Ingram 4:30pm, Harliss Sweetwater Band 6pm, Karen Lovely & Friends Featuring Jonn Del Toro Richardson & Ben Rice 7:45pm; Saturday MAR 10: Gates open 1/2 hour before the music starts. Mark Telesca Band 11:30am, Jontavious Willis & Country Royalty  1pm, Rae Gordon Band 2:30pm, Altered Five Blues Band 4:15pm, Hurricane Ruth w/ Special Guest Scott Holt 6pm, Little Freddie King 7:45-9pm.

Roadhouse Cafe: 15660 San Carlos Blvd, Ste 36, Fort Myers, FL 33908  MAP (239)415-4375 Nightly entertainment. 7pm-10pm every Tuesday through April: Dan Miller Quartet featuring Dan Miller (trumpet), Joe Delaney (piano), Don Mopsick (bass) and Rick Costa (drums). 

St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church: 625 111th Ave N, Naples, FL 34108 MAP  (239)566-8740 APR 12: Dan Miller, Dan Heck, Brandon Robertson and Paul Gavin, 7pm, FREE.

Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center: 2301 1st St, Fort Myers, FL 33901 MAP (239)333-1933
Jazzy Nights Concert Series. DEC 15: Professor Cunningham and His Old School, TICKETS; JAN 27: The Dan Miller-Lew Del Gatto Quintet featuring vocalist Kenny Washington, TICKETS; FEB 15: Wille Jones and Friends, TICKETS