Nightlife listings, March 14-21, 2019

Nightlife listings, March 14-21, 2019

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

THURSDAY, March 14

BAXTER'S AMERICAN GRILLE: Kyle Rhoney (of Kickin & Pickin), 6 p.m.

BLACKBIRD URBANA: Andy Mo (Free Music Thursdays), 9:30 p.m.

CANOPY CLUB: Boogie T.Rio With Mersiv And Vampa , 9 p.m.

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

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

IRON POST: Paul Parrillo Combo, 5 p.m.; UI Repertory Jazz Orchestra, 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.

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, March 15

BLACKBIRD URBANA: TMB Plus Trio (Friday Jazz Happy Hour), 5 to 7 p.m.; The Grass is Dead, 9:30 p.m.

CANOPY CLUB: Zomboy, Space Laces, BADKLAAT, and Luzcid, 9 p.m.

CLARK BAR: Sapphire music, 6:30 p.m.; Karaoke with Shockwave Entertainment, 10 p.m.

HUBER'S: The Shed Brothers, 8 p.m.

THE ICE HOUSE: Lou DiBello, solo, 8 p.m.

IRON POST: Jeff Helgesen Quintet (jazz), 5 p.m.; Ant Hattie, 9 p.m.

MONARCH BREWING COMPANY, Monticello: MoonDogs (classic, rustic, roots rock), 7 p.m.

NEIL ST. BLUES: Nfinite Soul (soulful R&B and more), 7 p.m.

ROSE BOWL TAVERN: Tim Parrish and the Last Minute Band (country), 9 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.

SATURDAY, March 16

BLACKBIRD URBANA: We the Animals, Terminus Victor , 9:30 p.m.

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

EL TORO BRAVO: BK Productions Karaoke, 9 p.m.

FIESTA CAFE: Tito Carrillo Sextet, 9 p.m.

HUBER'S: The Double Dots, 8 p.m.

IRON POST: Matthew Miller Combo, 5 p.m.; Cole Bridges and Friends, 9 p.m.

LU & DENNY'S, Tolono: Nickel & Dimes (St. Patty's Party), 9 p.m.

ROSE BOWL TAVERN: Lou DiBello (bringing rock 'n' roll to the home of country music), 8 p.m.

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

SOMA ULTRALOUNGE: C-U Comedy Club with Dwight Simmons, a regular at comedy clubs across the Midwest, comedy albums "Pacifist Aggressive" and "Sip and Pass," and produces a traveling web-series called BrewTube Comedy, 8:30 p.m.

SUNDAY, March 17

BAXTER'S AMERICAN GRILLE: Mank & Sass (St. Patrick's Day Party), 2 to 5 p.m.

FIESTA CAFE: Dave 'n' Lisa, acoustic duo (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, www.GeeksWhoDrink.com), 7 p.m.

IRON POST: Traditional Irish Music, 2 to 4 p.m.; Joe Asselin, 7 p.m.

MONDAY, March 18

BLACKBIRD URBANA: Karaoke Mondays, 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: Traditional Jazz Orchestra, 5 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, March 19

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

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

CLARK BAR: Gavin Stolte, 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, March 20

BLACKBIRD URBANA: Wednesday Night Spotlight featuring a killer house band composed of Ian Shepherd, Mitchell Killough, Jesse Brown and Clayton Thompson, with a guest artist, 8 p.m.

CLARK BAR: Trivia with Kris and Friends, 7 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.

IRON POST: Chip McNeill Quartet, 6 p.m.; jazz jam, 10 p.m.

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

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

THURSDAY, March 21

BAXTER'S AMERICAN GRILLE: Hot Sauce Universe, 6 p.m.

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

GOLDY'S BAR AND GRILL: Free N' Fun Bar Bingo, 6 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 Hot Club Of Urbana, 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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