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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 (239)261-2586 Live jazz Tue-Sun. 7-10pm, 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). MAP

ARTIS - Naples (The Naples Philharmonic Center for the Arts), Daniels Pavilion: 5833 Pelican Bay Boulevard, Naples, FL 34108 (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.  Oct 29: Jason Marsalis Vibes Quartet (Jazz & Blues Florida October 2014 Featured Artist) vibraphone; Dec 10: Uri Caine, piano; Jan 7: Kevin Mahogany, vocalist; Feb 4:Pat Martino, guitar; March 4: Jimmy Heath, saxophone; April 1: Jon Faddis, trumpet; April 22: Wycliffe Gordon, trombone; May 13: The Music of Art Blakey featuring Mike Harvey, drums.  

Bert's Bar & Grill: 4271 Pine Island Rd NW Matlacha, FL  33993 (239)282-3232 7:30-11pm, Nov 1: Rockin' Jake; 19: Joe Moss Band.  MAP

Brew Babies Garden Bistro: 1520 Lafayette St., 1520 Lafayette Street, Cape Coral FL 33904 (239)542-2224 Friday, August 23, 2014 is the LAST DAY OF OPERATION UNDER WAYNE AND VALERIE ELAM. The business has been sold and operations are being turned over to the new owners, Antonio and Claudia, from Rome Italy.

Buckingham Blues Bar Buckingham Blues Bar: 5641 Buckingham Rd. Fort Myers, FL 33905 (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. Oct 31: Halloween Party w/ Rex Bongo & The Sophisticated Hippies;  Nov 1: Lee Roy Parnell - Also Appearing: Tommy Lee Cook & The Wild Bunch, gates at 5pm, show at 6pm, $28, Tickets available on website.; 8: Backyard Bluesfest Featuring Sean Chambers Band, Bar opens at 10am, gate at 1pm, live music starts at 2pm, $10. OUTSIDE: 2pm- TBA, 3:30pm- Tommy Lee Cook & The Wild Bunch; 5:30pm- Sean Chambers Band. INSIDE: 7:30pm- Tommy Lee Cook & The Wild Bunch and guests, 9:30pm- Sean Chambers Band; 15: Rockin' Jake; 22: Joe Moss Band. MAP

Cambier Park: Park Street, Naples, FL 34102 (239) 213-1000 Nov 16: 2-4pm Dan Miller with The Gulf Coast Big Band The Gulf Coast Big Band: Concert #1. MAP

Camillia Street Grill: 202 Camellia St., Everglades City  (239)695-2003 6pm, Every Wed: Gator Nate's Only Child Family Band (listed 4/5/14).

Cassariano Italian Eatery: 313 W. Venice Ave., Venice, FL  334292 (941)485-0507 6-9pm, Nov 23: All That Jazz Quartet  (James Williams, leader); Dec 21: All That Jazz Quartet  (James Williams, leader).

Chrissy's Courthouse Tavern: 3340 Tamiami Trail East, Naples, FL 34112 (239)775-0101 Oct 31: Rockin' Jake; Nov 14: Joe Moss Band; 15: Anni Piper; 21: Rockin' Jake.

Charlotte County Cultural Center Theater: 2280 Aaron St., Port Charlotte, FL  33952 (941)625-4175x221  7-9pm, Nov 10: Johnny Varro and his Swing Seven; Dec 8: Saxophonist Greg Abate and Quartet; Jan 12: Christian Tamburr Quartet-Vibraphonist Tribute to Hamp, Bags, Cal and Hutch; Feb 9: Peter and Will Anderson Quintet; March 9: Bill Allred and his Classic Jazz Band; April 13: Dixieland Night-Herb Bruce and Herbicide.

Doc Ford's: 708 Fishermans Wharf, Fort Myers Beach, Florida 33931 (239)765-9660 2-5pm, Every Sun: Deb & The Dynamics.

Englewoods on Dearborn: 362 West Dearborn St. Englewood, FL 34223 (941)475-7501  7-10pm, Oct 30: Rockin' Jake; Nov 12: JP Soars & The Red Hots.(Jazz & Blues Florida October 2014 Featured Artist); 13: Joe Moss Band. MAP

First United Methodist Church: 507 W Marion Ave, Punta Gorda, FL 33950 (941) 639-3842 Jan 23: 7pm, Glenn Miller Orchestra.

Fred's Food, Fun & Spirits: 2700 Immokalee Road (Uptown Plaza), Naples, FL 34110 (239)431-7928 Every Mon starting: Jerby's Jazz Jam, 6-9pm. Every Tue: Andy Lutkoff Jazz Trio, 6-9pm.

George and Wendy's Corner Grill: 2499 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL 33957 (239)395-1263. November 14, December 12: Marty Stokes Band MAP

Hope Lutheran Church, 14200 Hopewell Avenue, Port Charlotte. Fred Capitelli's Ingroov Quartet Jazz Mass each Sunday (6:30 to 8 pm)  Quartet features Dave Nims on piano, John Johnson on bass, Chris Farnum on drums, and Fred on sax and flute.  Call 941-697-2345 for more information.

Hut Restaurant: 5150 Buckingham Rd., Fort Myers FL 33905  (239)694-4178 Live Music Five Nights/week. Open Tues-Sun, 11am-close. Four dining/entertianment venues & three full-service bars. 

JD's Bistro: 1951 Tamiami Rd, Port Charlotte Fl, 33948 (941)255-0994. Live Jazz Tues-Thur 6:30-9:30pm. Live Jazz Fri & Sat 7-10pm. Tue: Danny Sinoff Trio. Wed: Kit Moran Trio. Thu: Patricia Dean. Fri: Danny Sinoff Trio. Sat: Kit Moran Trio. Nov 16: 5-7pm, Ken Franckling Book Signing for "Jazz in the Key of Light."

Little Bar Restaurant: 205 Harbor Place GoodlandFL 34140 (239)394-5663 Oct 19: Nate Augustus, 2pm.. MAP

Maxine Barritt Park: 1800 Harbor Dr S, Venice, FL 34285 Venice Blues Festival, $25, 11am-7pm, Nov 15: Arnold & Plate Full O' Blues, Joe Moss Band, RJ Howson Band,  Kat Riggins & Blues Revival w/ Darrell Raines & George Caldwell, Twinkle, Florida Blues Brothers. MAP

Miceli's: 3930 Pine Island Road Matlacha, FL 33993 (239)282-8233 4-8 Every Sun: Stringtown.

Port Charlotte Golf Club: 22400 Gleneagles Terrace, Port Charlotte, FL 33952 (941)625-4100 FREE for members and $5 for non-members, 1pm, Every Fourth Sunday - Charlotte County Jazz Society Jam Session. Nov 23: Dave Nims, Carl Fusaro, Chuck Parr; Dec 21: Mike Parmelee, Jay Heavilin, Randy Opela; Jan 25: NO JAZZ JAM.  Instead our Jazz Society will celebrate its 25th Anniversary with a dinner-dance at the Port Charlotte Yacht Club; Feb 22: Mac Chrupcala, Don Mopsick, Dave Morgan; March 22: Mac Chrupcala, Don Mopsick, Johnny Moore;  April 26: Mac Chrupcala, Don Mopsick, Chuck Parr.

Roadhouse Cafe: 15660 San Carlos Blvd., Fort Myers, FL 33908 (239)415-4375. Every Wed: Danny Sinoff Quartet, 7-10pm. Every Thur: Dan Miller Quartet- Joe Delaney (piano), Don Mopsick (bass) and Billy Peterson (drums), 7-10pm. Every Sat: Danny Sinoff Quartet, 7-10p. Every Sun: Gilly DiBenedetto, 7-10pm. Nov 4, 11, 18, 25:  Dan Miller Quartet  MAP

Royal Palm Trattoria: Royal Palm Square (Behind the Broadway Palm Theater) 1400 Colonial Blvd., Suite 35 Ft Myers, FL 33907 Every Fri & Sat: Andy Lutkoff Jazz Trio.

Space 39: 39 Patio de Leon, Fort Myers, FL 33901 (239)204-9949 Weekly Entertainment: Wednesdays - Sarah Hadeka, Thursdays - Live Funk/Soul/Jazz, Fridays - Live Blues/Motown, Saturdays - Live Blues/Motown. Happy Hour Everyday until 7pm. Oct 30: Marty Stokes & Captiva Band;  MAP

SS Hookers: 17501 Harbour Point Drive Fort Myers, Florida - 33908 239-472-1587 Oct 19: Marty Stokes Band. Nov 22: Marty Stokes Band

Tarpon Lodge & Restaurant:  13771 Waterfront Dr, Pineland, FL 33922 (239) 283-3999 Oct 30: Dan Tudor.

Two Brothers: 307 E. Marion Ave, Punta Gorda, FL 33950 (941)347-8483  8pm, Nov 13: Anni Piper; 15: Tab Benoit; 20: Joe Moss Band.

Venice Arts Center: 390 Nokomis Ave S., Venice, Florida 34285 South County Jazz Club Presents, Oct 30: June Garber; Dec 17: Stephanie Nakasian with the Hod O' Brien Trio; Jan 8: Greg Nielsen Quintet; Feb 5: Al Hixon's Underheard Herd; 

Weekend Willie’s Sports Bar and Grill: 5310 Shirley Street Naples, FL 34109 (239)597-3333 8-11pm, Every Tues: Rick Howard and the Mudbone Blues Jam.