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 (The Naples Philharmonic Center for the Arts): 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, Jerry Stawski - co-bandleader and piano, Mike Harvey - drums, Kevin Mauldin - bass, Dan Miller - trumpet) "ALL THAT JAZZ" SERIES. TICKETS. Two shows nightly at 6pm & 8:30pm. MAR 8: Violinist Benjamin Schmid; APR  5: Tenor Saxophonist Eric Alexander; 26: The Music of Antonio Carlos Jobim.

Barbara B Mann Performing Arts Hall: 8099 College Parkway, Fort Myers, FL 33919 MAP (239)481-4849  MAR 23: Get the Lead Out. 


Barrel Room at the Twisted Vine Bistro: 2214 Bay Street, Fort Myers, FL 33901 MAP (239)333-2225 7-10pm, Every Thurs:  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-1am, $5, MAR 24: Marty Stokes Band.

Bert's Bar & Grill: 4271 Pine Island Rd NW Matlacha, FL  33993 MAP (239)282-3232 7:30-10:30pm, MARCH 3: Marty Stokes Band. APR 7: Marty Stokes Band.

Big Blue Brewing: 4721 SE 10th Pl, Cape Coral, FL 33904  MAP (239)471-2777  9pm-12am,  MAR 24:  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: EclecticElectric w/Tommy Lee, TBone Funk & Cool as Hell Larry Bell on pedal steel, 3-6; FRI/SAT shows (free or pay) are NO SMOKING. MAR 4: Backyard Bluesfest w/ J.P. Soars, TBA, & TLC & The Heathens, 2-11pm, $10; 18: Backyard Bluesfest w/ The Jeff Jensen Band, TBA, & TLC & The Heathens, 2-11pm, $10;  APR 15: Backyard Blues Fest w/ The Bridget Kelly Band, Terry Hanck & TLC & The Heathens, 2-11pm, $10.

Cambier Park Bandshell: 735 8th Street South, Naples, FL 34102 MAP  The Gulf Coast Big Band: Concert #2. 2-4pm, FEB 26; MAR 19; APR 9: Dan Miller  (Musical Director and Conductor) with The Gulf Coast Big Band.

Center for Performing Arts – Hinman Auditorium: 10150 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs, FL 34135 MAP  (239)495-8989 Centers for the Arts Bonita Springs Concert SeriesMAR 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). 

Charlotte County Cultural Center Theater: 2280 Aaron St., Port Charlotte, FL  33952 MAP  Jazz Hotline (941)766-9422.   Charlotte County Jazz Society Artist Series 2016-17. Admission non-members $20. All times 7-9:20pm. MAR 13: Lisa Kelly and J B Scott Band; APR 10: Bob Leary Sextet.


Englewoods on Dearborn: 362 West Dearborn St., Englewood, FL 34223 MAP (941)475-7501  MAR 31: Marty Stokes Band (7-10:30pm); APR 5: The Lucky Losers "In Any Town" CD release tour!; 28: Marty Stokes Band (7-10:30pm)

George & Wendy's Sanibel Seafood Grille: 2499 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL 33957 MAP  (239)395-1263 9pm-midnight, TBA

Kingsway Country Club: 13625 Kingsway Circle, Lake Suzy FL 34269   Jazz Hotline (941)766-9422.  Charlotte County Jazz Society Sunday Jam Sessions. Bring your “axe” and sit in with a great rhythm ensemble. Admission non-members $5. All times 1-4pm. Musicians performing at the Jam, sitting in with the band, are admitted free. Members and the general public alike are welcome and it’s a great chance to meet and get to know some of your fellow aficionados. Musicians who like to play jazz are welcome to sit in. Food and beverages are available at the venue and very reasonably priced. MAR 26; APR 30.

Little Bar Restaurant: 205 Harbor Place, Goodland, FL 34140 MAP (239)394-5663 6:30 PM-10:30 PM. MAR 5: Piano Bob's 88s Trio w/ Bonefish Johnny & Lou Abbott; APR 2: Piano Bob's 88s Trio w/ Bonefish Johnny & Lou Abbott.

Nemo's Sports Bistro at HeadPinz: 1899 Del Prado Blvd, Cape Coral, FL 33990 MAR 10: Marty Stokes Band (7-10pm).   

Riverside Park: 10450 Reynolds Street, (old 41) Bonita Springs, FL 34135 MAP 11th Annual Bonita Blues Festival, TICKETS. Rain or Shine Event. Please no pets or coolers. Friday MARCH 10: Brian James and the Revival (1:30-2:30pm), Vanessa Collier (3-4pm), Idlewild South (4:30-5:30pm), Dennis Jones Band (6-7:15pm), Studebaker John and the Hawks w/Special Guest Rick Kreher (7:45-9pm), Friday After Party w/Tommy Z Band (Location TBA); 11: Hector Anchondo Band (11:30am-12:30pm), Jeff Jensen (1-2pm), Zora Young with Little Mike and the Tornadoes (2:30-3:45pm), Cedric Burnside Project (4:15-5:30pm), Samantha Fish Band With Special Guest Albert Castiglia (6-7:15pm), The Phantom Blues Band (7:45-9pm), Saturday After Party w/The Albert Castiglia Band (Location TBA); 12: Blues & Bloodies Party (Time, Location & Performers TBA).
Roadhouse Cafe: 15660 San Carlos Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33908 MAP (239)415-4375  EVERY TUES:  Dan Miller Quartet - Dan Miller (trumpet), Joe Delaney (piano), Don Mopsick (bass) and Tony Vigilante (drums), 7-10pm.