Nightlife listings, June 14-21, 2018

Nightlife listings, June 14-21, 2018

Bands, comedians, trivia, DJs and more. Here's your guide to a night on the town.

THURSDAY, June 14

BAXTER'S AMERICAN GRILLE: Brian Choban Jazz Quintet, 6 p.m.

BLACKBIRD URBANA: Sapphire (Free Music Thursdays), 9 p.m.

CLARK BAR: Hobb String Band, 6 p.m.; C-U Comedy's "The Open Mic," (stand up comedy show; all signups in advance, jesse@cucomedy.com), 9 p.m.

51 MAIN: DJs playing inside and outside, 7 p.m.; Red Hot Swim Suit Shows, 9:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m.;

GOLDY'S BAR AND GRILL: Free N' Fun Bar Bingo, 6 p.m.

IRON POST: The Tillers (CD release), 7 p.m.

PO' BOYS RESTAURANT: Kilborn Alley Blues Band, 6:30 p.m.

SENATOR'S INN AND PUB, Savoy: Fame Fantasy Karaoke/Dance Party hosted by DJ Dirk Dion, 9 p.m.

FRIDAY, June 15

CLARK BAR: Katie Flynn, 6:30 p.m.; Karaoke with Shockwave Entertainment, 10 p.m.

51 MAIN: Sun Stereo, 9 p.m., The Red Hot Summer Swimwear show, 10:30 p.m. and Feudin Hillbillies, 11:15 p.m. (Red Hot Summer), 9 p.m.

HUBER'S: Kilborn Alley, 8 p.m.

IRON POST: Jeff Helgesen Quintet, 5 p.m.; Barnyard Revival, 8 p.m.

MEMPHIS ON MAIN: Bad Medicine, 9 p.m.

PIPA'S PUB: The Surreal Deal, 8 p.m.

SENATOR'S INN AND PUB, Savoy: Fame Fantasy Karaoke/Dance Party hosted by DJ Dirk Dion, 9 p.m.

SILVERCREEK RESTAURANT: Live music, 5:30 p.m.

SOMA ULTRA LOUNGE: C-U Comedy Club's Friday Night Stand Up Comedy, featuring a showcase of four great comics, Max Price from St. Louis, Kadeems Hard Kool-Aid: Kadeem Fuller and Kadeem Richardson, and Justin Tuttle, 8:30 p.m.

SATURDAY, June 16

ALTO VINEYARDS: Love Sign, 7:30 p.m.

BAXTER'S AMERICAN GRILLE: Paul Christian, 6 p.m.

BLACKBIRD URBANA: James Jones Trio, 9:30 p.m.

BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL: Free N Fun Bar Bingo, 8 p.m.

CLARK BAR: John Coppess & Friends, 6:30 p.m.; Karaoke with Shockwave Entertainment, 10 p.m.

COWBOY MONKEY: Girls Rock! Champaign-Urbana Summer Camp rock concert, 7 p.m.

51 MAIN: Comedy by Claude Stuart and music by Brass Junkies (Red Hot Summer), 8 p.m.

HUBER'S: The Double Dots (Gloria Roubal and David Howie's acoustic duo), 8 p.m.

IRON POST: Jim Pryor Trio, 6 p.m.

MEMPHIS ON MAIN: Memphis on Main, hosted by Joe Asselin and The Moonlight Ramblers (country, blues and originals), 9 p.m.

SENATOR'S INN AND PUB, Savoy: Fame Fantasy Karaoke/Dance Party hosted by DJ Dirk Dion, 9 p.m.

SUNDAY, June 17

ALTO VINEYARDS: Tim Crosby, 2 p.m.

GUIDO'S BAR AND GRILL: Trivia Night, 7 p.m.

IRON POST: Wonky Tonk, 7 p.m.

ROUTE 45 WAYSIDE, Pesotum: Surreal Deal (Wayside's Outdoor Stage), 1 to 4 p.m.

MONDAY, June 18

CANOPY CLUB: Open Mic Night with Mike Ingram, 8 p.m.

GOLDY'S BAR AND GRILL: Free N' Fun Bar Bingo, 6 p.m.

IRON POST: Larry Gray with Reggie Chapman, 7 p.m.

ROSE BOWL TAVERN: Urbana Hootenanny (acoustic open mic night/all musicians welcome), 8 p.m.

TUESDAY, June 19

BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL: Tuesday Live Jazz at Boomerangs, 7 p.m.

CLARK BAR: Just Peachy, 6:30 p.m.

EL TORO BRAVO: Billy Galt and Jeff Kerr, 6:30 p.m.

FAT CITY BAR AND GRILL: Trivia Night, 7 p.m.

IRON POST: Church Street Ramblers, 7 p.m.

WEDNESDAY, June 20

CLARK BAR: Mank & Sass, 6 p.m.; C-U Comedy's "The Open Mic," (stand up comedy show; all signups in advance, jesse@cucomedy.com), 9 p.m.

COWBOY MONKEY: Argentine tango dance with DJ Grohens (lesson, 7:30 p.m.), 8 p.m.; salsa with DJ Alberto, 10 p.m.

FAT CITY, THE CITY CENTER: DJ Halfdead playing current and classic country dance music (free line dancing and lessons with Janet Mayol), 8:30 p.m., dance to close.

IRON POST: Larry Gray, 6 p.m.; jazz jam, 10 p.m.

SENATOR'S INN AND PUB, Savoy: Fame Fantasy Karaoke/Dance Party hosted by DJ Dirk Dion, 9 p.m.

SILVERCREEK RESTAURANT: Global Wednesday (entertainment along with food and drink specials from around the world, different country each week), 6 p.m.

THURSDAY, June 21

BLACKBIRD URBANA: DJ Harsh's Reggae Night (Free Music Thursdays), 9 p.m.

CLARK BAR: Lou DiBello, 6 p.m.; C-U Comedy's "The Open Mic," (stand up comedy show; all signups in advance, jesse@cucomedy.com), 9 p.m.

FIREHAUS: 13 Thursdays Campustown Pub Tour. Stops include Firehaus, Murphy's and Legends, plus a 30-minute SlowRide pedal tour (advance registration, 217-352-2400, champaigncenter.com/campustown-pub-tour). Tour begins at Firehaus, 6 p.m.

GOLDY'S BAR AND GRILL: Free N' Fun Bar Bingo, 6 p.m.

IRON POST: Chickadee Sermon, 7 p.m.

SENATOR'S INN AND PUB, Savoy: Fame Fantasy Karaoke/Dance Party hosted by DJ Dirk Dion, 9 p.m.

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