Originally created 03/14/03

Club calendar



VARIETY

ABBI'S COFFEE MILL: 403 Furys Ferry Road, Martinez; Will McCranie tonight; 651-9111.

ADAMS LOUNGE: Holiday Inn West, Interstate 20 at Washington Road; dance club Sundays with DJ Quinton and karaoke Tuesdays; 738-8811.

ALEX'S RESTAURANT AND SPORTS BAR: 3160 Wrightsboro Road; 739-0000.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 63: 90 Milledge Road; dinner and dance with Flashback tonight; 733-5184.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 178: 3219 Richmond Hill Road; steak night with karaoke tonight, Heavy Dose, 8-12 p.m. Saturday, St. Patrick's Day with a corned beef-and-cabbage dinner, $5 a plate Monday, fish fry, $2.50 a plate to eat in, $5 take-out Wednesday; 793-1724.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 205: 2102 Highland Ave.; bingo tonight, steak night Saturday; 733-4069.

BACKYARD TAVERN: 218 S. Belair Road; karaoke tonight, cookout Saturday and Sunday, blind-draw, steel-tipped darts tournament Thursday; 869-8695.

THE BEE'S KNEES: 211 10th St.; 828-3600.

CADILLAC'S: 3328 Washington Road; Max Band tonight, Caribbean Cowboys Saturday, karaoke with Bill Tolbert Monday and Wednesday, shag night with free shag lessons Tuesday, Steve Chapel Thursday; 364-2234.

CLUB CONTINUUM: 943 Ellis St.; 722-2582.

CORK & BULL PUB: 1925 Whiskey Road, Aiken; blind-draw darts tonight, wing night Tuesday and dart league Wednesday, college night Thursday; (803) 649-5239.

THE COLISEUM: 1632 Walton Way; Hollywood Knockouts at 10:30 and 12:30 tonight; St. Patrick's Day celebration with no cover before 10 p.m. Saturday; 733-2603.

COTTON PATCH: 816 Cotton Lane at Riverwalk Augusta; Jason Sabo and Russell Jarrett tonight, John and Andy Saturday and trivia with Mike Thomas Wednesday; 724-4511.

COYOTE'S: 2512 Peach Orchard Road; variety of music Fridays and Saturdays, drink and drown and comic contest Wednesday, ladies night Thursday; 560-9245.

CROSSROADS: 11th Street, between Broad and Ellis streets; 724-1177.

CUZ'S BAR: 1979 Tobacco Road; ladies night tonight, Jack and Jill pool tournament 8 p.m. Saturday; 790-4623.

FINISH LINE CAFE: 4046 Belair Road; DJ tonight and Saturday, open pool tournament for cash Monday; 855-5999.

GREENE STREETS: 402 11th St.; Eighth Annual Pig Pickin', free food and karaoke Monday; karaoke six nights a week; 823-2002.

HIGHLIGHT TAVERN: 3602 Milledgeville Road; Open dart tournament tonight and Saturday, pool leagues Monday, Wednesday and Thursday; 737-6122.

JOE'S GRILL: 900 S. Main St., New Ellenton; Music Master Thursday; (803) 652-3769.

JOE'S UNDERGROUND: Basement club at Eighth and Broad streets; Black Eyed Susan tonight, Keith Gregory Saturday, St. Patrick's celebration with Jar and Keith Gregory, John Kolbeck Tuesday, Keith Gregory Wednesday, Mike B. Thursday; 724-9457.

INFIELD SPORTS BAR & GRILL: 719 Main St., New Ellenton; Jim Fisher Band Saturdays, open microphone night Wednesdays; (803) 652-1142.

LAST CALL: 2701 Washington Road, behind Windsor Jewelers; Tony Howard Band and DJ Richie Rich tonight and Saturday; 738-8730.

LUCKY LADY'S BAR AND GRILL: Gordon Highway, between Fort Gordon gates 1 and 2; The Duke Boys tonight and Saturday, pool and darts league Monday, karaoke with Mike Swift Tuesday, pool league Wednesday and Thursday and ladies night and disc jockey James Barber Thursday; 651-0110.

MARLBORO STATION: Marlboro Street at Richland Avenue, Aiken; Southern Comfort male review tonight, Dianne Channel Saturday, Claire Storm Sunday; (803) 644-6485.

METRO A COFFEEHOUSE: 1054 Broad St.; DJ Hot-Saki tonight, live bluegrass music with Aaron Eubanks 2-5 p.m. Saturday, Irish music with Sibin Tuesday, MCG appreciation Wednesday; 722-6468.

MICHAEL'S RESTAURANT AND PIANO BAR: 2860 Washington Road; karaoke with Mike Swift Mondays and Marilyn Adcock Tuesdays-Saturdays; 733-0913.

MODJESKA: 813 Broad St.; DJ Boriqua tonight and Saturday and Patrick Blanchard and guest Thursday; 303-9700.

MAYO'S TOWN TAVERN: 7669 Atomic Road, Jackson; St. Patrick' Day party tonight; (803) 471-9244.

OYSTER FACTORY: 1208 Whiskey Road, Aiken; Denise and Chuck tonight, Weston and Preston Saturday, St. Patrick's Day Monday; (803) 649-0082.

THE PLAYGROUND: 873 Broad St.; Barroom Olympics tonight and Saturday, karaoke with Dave Long Wednesday, open microphone Thursday; 724-5399.

ROBBIE'S SPORTS BAR: 2834 Washington Road; DJ tonight, Saturday and Sunday, karaoke Tuesday, free pool Wednesday and Thursday and pool and dart league Thursday; 738-0866.

SAFARI LOUNGE: 3608 Richland Ave. W., Aiken; shag night with disc jockeys Dennis and Murl tonight, karaoke with Jay Saturday, shag lessons with Johnny and Judy Turner Monday and ladies night with karaoke Thursday; (803) 641-1100.

THE SOUL BAR: 984 Broad St.; 724-8880.

TREYBON'S BACKSTREET LOUNGE: 1285 Broad St.; 9-1 A Step Up tonight and Saturday;724-0632.

SWEET DREAMIN PUB AND LOUNGE: Belvedere-Clearwater Road, Clearwater; karaoke with Tim tonight, karaoke with Jay Saturday; (803) 593-8302.

T.G.I. FRIDAY'S: 2800 Washington Road; live entertainment Sundays and trivia Wednesdays; 736-8888.

TIME PIECEZ: 730 Broad St.; weekend fishbowl party Thursdays and '80s ladies night Saturdays; 828-5888.

VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 649: 2430 Windsor Spring Road; steak night with Jim Benicky tonight; 790-4282.

VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 3200: 1 Gun Club Road; steak night tonight, breakfast Saturday morning; 736-9046.

WHEELER TAVERN: 3664 Wheeler Road; DJ Flashback and company tonight and Saturday; 868-5220.

WHISKEY JUNCTION: 1212 Whiskey Road; J. Edwards Band and DJ Paul tonight, J. Edwards Band Saturday, Terry and Jordan Sunday, St. Patrick's Day Monday, dart league Wednesday and College Night with DJ Chaos Thursday; (803) 649-0794.

COUNTRY

THE COUNTRY RANCH: 2510 Storm Branch Road, Beech Island; (803) 867-2388.

DURANGO'S: 4125 Peach Orchard Road; Bikini contest and Magic Hat tonight, Wet T-shirt contest and Magic Hat Saturday, dart league and karaoke Monday, women's league pool and karaoke Wednesday, men's pool league and karaoke Thursday; 592-1155.

FISHBOWL LOUNGE: 2248 Lumpkin Road; karaoke with Linda Eubanks tonight and Saturday; 790-6810.

FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES NO. 1197: 1999 Scott Road; Ed Jones and Smooth Country Saturday; 790-8040.

SILVER BULLET LOUNGE: 2423 Milledgeville Road; Tim Wood and the Big Dogs Friday, Saturday and Thursday, karaoke Wednesdays; 737-6134.

BLUES AND JAZZ

BLIND PIG: 1251 Broad St.; The Breeze Kings tonight, Shameless Dave and the Miracle Whips Saturday, St. Patrick's Day celebration with the Kahunas from 7 p.m. until Monday, Sabo and the Scorchers Thursday; 722-7335.

D. TIMM'S JAZZ CAFE: 302 Sixth St.; Joe Patchen and The Blue Diamond Express Tuesdays-Saturdays; 774-9500.

LE CAFE DU TEAU: 1855 Central Ave.; keyboardist Buzz Clifford Thursday-Saturday and Sundays with the Last Bohemians; 733-3505.

PARTRIDGE INN: 2110 Walton Way; jazz band tonight and Saturday; 737-2428.

SMITTY'S LOUNGE: 1815 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.; live jazz band tonight, free disco Saturday; 722-6670.

TOUCH OF CLASS: 3129 Damascus Road; featured birthdays Fridays and disco weekends; karaoke Wednesdays; new school and old school lounges; 737-4845.

URBAN, DANCE

ClUB ARGOS: 1923 Walton Way; St. Patrick's Day all-male review tonight, Argos Angels Cabaret Saturday, karaoke pizza party Thursday; 481-8829.

ROCK

AIKEN BREWING CO.: 140 Laurens St. S.W., Aiken; Flat Front Tire tonight, DJ Murl Thursday; (803) 502-0707.

CAPRI CINEMA: 302 Eighth St.; punk rock featuring Girlush Figure, Toxic Narcotic, Midnight Creeps and Pride Kills tonight; www.thecapricinema@aol.com.

THE HAVEN: 912 Broad St.; magic tournaments tonight and Saturday; 724-2637.

THE HANGNAIL GALLERY: 306 Eighth St.; 722-9899.

HIGHLANDER: 133 Georgia Ave., North Augusta; Lions From Zion tonight; 278-2796.

LIMELITE CAFE: 1325 Augusta West Parkway; trivia and pool tournament Tuesday and trivia Saturday; 731-0220.

SURREY TAVERN: 471 Highland Ave.; Playback with Tutu Divine tonight and Saturday, John Kolbeck Monday, Pat Blanchard and Friends Tuesday, John Kolbeck Wednesday, blind draw dart tournament Thursday; 736-1221.

SHOW YOUR FACE

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