Nightlife listings, Feb. 21-28, 2019

Nightlife listings, Feb. 21-28, 2019

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

THURSDAY, Feb. 21

BAXTER'S AMERICAN GRILLE: Lou DiBello, 6 p.m.

BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL: Corson music presents CU Bands and Fans Original Artist Night, 7 p.m.

CANOPY CLUB: Michal Menert and The Pretty Fantastics, The Data Waves, 9 p.m.

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

FAT CITY, THE CITY CENTER: Casey Donahew, Josh Abbott Band, 8:30 p.m.

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

IRON POST: U of I Jazz Combos (Hickey, Spencer), 6:30 p.m.

MONARCH BREWING COMPANY, Monticello: Thursday Night Trivia, 9 p.m.

NEIL ST. BLUES: Throwback Thursdays with DJ Sim, 9 p.m.

THE OFFICE II: Thursday Trivia Night, 7 p.m.

RIGGS BEER COMPANY: John McMahon (classic rock, contemporary and classic country, 60's and 60's hit songs), 6 p.m.

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

FRIDAY, Feb. 22

BLACKBIRD URBANA: Brad Wheeler Group (Friday Jazz Happy Hour), 5 to 7 p.m.; Aquil with Ridgeracer, 9:30 p.m.

CANOPY CLUB: Eminence Ensemble, 8 p.m.

CLARK BAR: Shed Brothers, 6:30 p.m.; Karaoke with Shockwave Entertainment, 10 p.m.

FAT CITY, THE CITY CENTER: Boy Band Review, 10 p.m.

HUBER'S: The Blues Deacons, 8 p.m.

THE ICE HOUSE: Gavin Stolte, 7 p.m.

IRON POST: Joey Glassman Group, 5 p.m.; Wonky Tonk, 9 p.m.

NEIL ST. BLUES: Joe Asselin and The Moonlight Ramblers, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 22.

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.

SATURDAY, Feb. 23

BLACKBIRD URBANA: Sunshine Daydream (Grateful Dead with a side of Phish), 9:30 p.m.

CANOPY CLUB: Liquid Stranger, Infinity Tour with LSDREAM, Champagne Drip, G-REX, Lucii, 9 p.m.

CLARK BAR: Painkillers Blues Band with Dawn Clark, 6:30 p.m.; Karaoke with Shockwave Entertainment, 10 p.m.

FAT CITY, THE CITY CENTER: Hairbanger's Ball, 10 p.m.

FIESTA CAFE: Derick Cordoba Quintet, 9 p.m.

51 MAIN: 51 Shades Of Love, Runway Show, with DJ EPIX and a special guest, 9 p.m.

HUBER'S: Groove Avenue, 8 p.m.

THE ICE HOUSE: David Howie, 8 p.m.

IRON POST: Tito Carrillo 5tet, 6 p.m.; Vestiges with Subsect, 8 p.m.

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

SUNDAY, Feb. 24

FIESTA CAFE: Paul Mock Trio (Sunday Afternoons), 2 p.m.

GUIDO'S BAR AND GRILL: Trivia Night (team size, one to six players, free, gift cards to Guido's for winning teams, GeeksWhoDrink.com), 7 p.m.

IRON POST: Aaron Wilson's Soul on Sunday (spoken word and soul singing), 7 p.m.

ROSE BOWL TAVERN: Rational Dress Society, 7 p.m.

MONDAY, Feb. 25

BLACKBIRD URBANA: Karaoke with Shockwave Entertainment, 8 p.m.

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

GUIDO'S BAR AND GRILL: Free blues dancing and lesson (BluesCENTRAL, beginner-friendly lesson, 6 to 7 p.m.), 7 to 9 p.m.

IRON POST: Jim Pryor, Larry Gray and Joel Spencer, 6 p.m.

ROSE BOWL TAVERN: Urbana Hootenanny, hosted by Community Center for the Arts faculty guitar/mando specialist Sam Payne and other musicians (acoustic open mic night/all musicians welcome), 8 p.m.

TUESDAY, Feb. 26

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

CANOPY CLUB: Tabletop Tuesday (game night), 7 p.m.

CLARK BAR: Free bingo, 6 to 8:30 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: Emma Taylor Group, 7 p.m.

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 27

CANOPY CLUB: The Up In Smoke Tour featuring Subtronics, Blunts & Blondes, Zia, 9 p.m.

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.

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

51 MAIN: Open Mic Wednesdays, hosted by Side Show Kardi, 10 p.m.

IRON POST: Joan Hickey Trio, 6 p.m.; jazz jam, 10 p.m.

THE OFFICE II: Free N' Fun Bar Bingo, 6 p.m.

PIPA'S PUB: Prairie Crossroads Blues Society Blues Jam, hosted by The Blues Deacons, 7 p.m.

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

THURSDAY, Feb. 28

BAXTER'S AMERICAN GRILLE: Andy Mo, 6 p.m.

BLACKBIRD URBANA: Lou DiBello (Free Music Thursdays), 9:30 p.m.

BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL: Live Karaoke Band, 9 p.m.

CANOPY CLUB: Tritonal, 9 p.m.

CLARK BAR: Sara Siders of 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.

FAT CITY, THE CITY CENTER: Russell Dickerson with Carly Pearce (The Way Back Tour), 8 p.m.

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

IRON POST: UI No. 4 Jazz Big Band, 7 p.m.

MONARCH BREWING COMPANY, Monticello: Thursday Night Trivia, 9 p.m.

NEIL ST. BLUES: Throwback Thursdays with DJ Sim, 9 p.m.

THE OFFICE II: Thursday Trivia Night, 7 p.m.

RIGGS BEER COMPANY: The Salt Fork Ramblers (small mix of oldies rock 'n' roll, mostly classic country), 6 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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