Originally created 09/26/03

Club calendar



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

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

AJ'S BAR AND GRILL: 4314 Wrightsboro Road; 863-2206.

ALEX'S RESTAURANT AND SPORTS BAR: 3160 Wrightsboro Road; $3 wings Wednesdays, DJ Tech and dancing Thursdays-Saturdays, free admission for women Thursdays; 739-0000.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 63: 90 Milledge Road; 733-5184.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 178: 3219 Richmond Hill Road; karaoke and steak tonight; 793-1724.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 205: 2102 Highland Ave.; steak night Saturday, bingo Wednesday 7:45-10:30 p.m.; 733-4069.

ATHENS RESTAURANT AND TAVERNA: 246 Bobby Jones Expressway, Martinez; Greek entertainment first and third Wednesdays; 868-1508.

AUGUSTA ELKS LODGE: 205 Elkdom Court; 860-3223.

BACKYARD TAVERN: 218 S. Belair Road; live entertainment 8 tonight, blind-draw and steel-tipped darts tournament Thursday; 869-8695.

THE BEE'S KNEES: 211 10th St.; Projections & Selections with DJ Eggroll tonight, Jazz Sessions with Moniker Saturday; 828-3600.

BORDERS BOOKS & MUSIC: 257 Robert C. Daniel Jr. Parkway; Carl Purdy 8-10 tonight, Rod Mackert 8-10 p.m. Saturday; 737-6962.

CADILLAC'S: 3328 Washington Road; 364-2234.

CLUB CONTINUUM: 943 Ellis St.; Ultimate Ladies night tonight and Saturday, Monday Night Madness with open turntables, open microphone night Wednesday, Playalistic Thursday; 722-2582.

COCONUTS: 469 Highland Ave.; bikini contest tonight, dance all night with drink specials Saturdays, wet T-shirt contest Thursdays; 364-0786.

THE COLISEUM: 1632 Walton Way; Petite Dee Jondille tonight, 28th Annual Miss Coliseum pageant with host Sasha Saturday, Qaf Monday, Tournament Tuesday, Brasia's talent search Thursday; 733-2603.

CORK & BULL PUB: 1925 Whiskey Road, Aiken; karaoke with Liddy Thursdays; (803) 649-5239.

COTTON PATCH: 816 Cotton Lane at Riverwalk Augusta; Redhead Step Child tonight, Keith Gregory Saturday, A Step Up Sunday; 724-4511.

COYOTE'S: 2512 Peach Orchard Road; free line-dance lessons and music by the Rhes Reeves Band tonight, bikini contest and drink-and-drown Wednesday, Ladies' Night, free shag lessons, music by the Rhes Reeves Band, free buffet at 11 p.m. Thursday; 560-9245.

CROSSROADS: 11th Street, between Broad and Ellis streets; Remanent with 6th Hour tonight, Club Sin Dance party Saturday; 724-1177.

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

THE FIREHOUSE: 1145 Broad St.; 826-9955.

GREENE STREETS: 402 11th St.; karaoke six nights a week; 823-2002.

HIGHLANDER: 133 Georgia Ave., North Augusta; Nobody's Fault tonight; 278-2796.

HIGHLITE TAVERN: 3602 Milledgeville Road; darts Monday nights and pool Wednesday and Thursday nights; 737-6122.

JEREMY'S: 3415 Wrightsboro Road; DJ Dick tonight, college football all day with free buffet Saturday, Monday night football with free buffet, dart leagues Wednesday night, DJ Dick Saturday through Monday; 733-9611.

JERRI'S PLACE: 660 Broad St.; 722-0088.

JOE'S UNDERGROUND: Pat Blanchard tonight, Medicine Hat Saturday, Mike Baidman Monday, Ruskin Tuesday, John Kolbeck Wednesday and Thursday; 724-9457.

INFIELD SPORTS BAR & GRILL: 719 Main St., New Ellenton; ELS Entertainment Friday and Saturday, open microphone Wednesday, Dennis Hall Thursday; (803) 652-1142.

LAST CALL: 2701 Washington Road, New Day Band tonight; 738-8730.

LUCKY LADY'S BAR AND GRILL: Gordon Highway, between Fort Gordon gates 1 and 2; 651-0110.

METRO A COFFEEHOUSE: 1054 Broad St.; 722-6468.

MICHAEL'S RESTAURANT AND PIANO BAR: 2860 Washington Road; Mike Swift Tuesdays-Saturdays; 733-0913.

MODJESKA: 813 Broad St.; DJ Jason Wilson tonight, Secret Society, Saturday, DJ Richie Rich, Thursday; 303-9700.

MAYO'S TOWN TAVERN: 7669 Atomic Road, Jackson; disc jockey tonight; 471-9244.

OYSTER FACTORY: 1208 Whiskey Road, Aiken; Preston and Weston tonight, Bogie Saturday, Preston and Weston Thursday; (803) 649-0082.

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

THE POURHOUSE: 1285 Broad St.; The Recaps featuring Sassy Brass 9 p.m. tonight and Saturday; 724-0632.

RED LION PUB: 1936 Walton Way; R.S.3 and the Jager Girls tonight, Paul Arrowood Thursday; 364-0160.

RIO BOMBA: 2 8th St.; 774-0053.

ROBBIE'S SPORTS BAR: 2834 Washington Road; DJ Doug Romanella tonight and Saturday, NFL Sunday Ticket with 16 televisions Sunday, Monday Night Football, pool and dart leagues Tuesday, free pool and DJ Wednesday, Ladies' Night with free pool Thursday; 738-0866.

SAFARI LOUNGE: 3608 Richland Ave. W, Aiken; karaoke Saturday and Thursday; (803) 641-1100.

SHANNON'S: 300 Shartom Drive, off Washington Road; 860-0698.

STILLWATER TAP ROOM: 974 Broad St.; Black Bottom Biscuit tonight, County Farm Saturday, Steep Canyon Rangers Wednesday; 826-9857.

THE SOUL BAR: 984 Broad St.; Disco Hell tonight, Neato Torpedo and The Livingroom Legends Saturday, 80's night at Mellow Mushrooms 9 p.m. Sunday, Wednesday night prayer meeting and live jazz, Grand Fury with special guest Billy S. Thursday; 724-8880.

RUMORS: 1602 Gordon Highway at Tubman Home Road; DJ Doug Romanella, wet t-shirt contest and thong contest with cash prizes tonight, DJ Doug Romanella, sexy legs contest for guys and girls with cash prizes, Saturday; 560-0551.

SQUEAKY'S TIP-TOP: 2596 Central Ave.; 738-8886.

SWEET DREAMIN PUB AND LOUNGE: Belvedere-Clearwater Road, Clearwater; Helen Hydrick, karaoke and DJ tonight, Tina B, karaoke and DJ Saturday; 803-593-8302.

T.G.I. FRIDAY'S: 2800 Washington Road; Jar tonight, trivia Wednesday; 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; Kathy Lynn tonight and Saturday; 790-4282.

VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 3200: 1 Gun Club Road;karaoke 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 736-9046.

VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 5877: South Carolina Highway 19, Aiken; (803) 648-0119.

WHEELER TAVERN: 3664 Wheeler Road; DJ Flashback and Company tonight, Saturday and Thursday, pool tournament Thursday; 868-5220.

WHISKEY JUNCTION: 1212 Whiskey Road; Wax Bean tonight, college night with DJ Paul Thursday; (803) 649-0794.

COUNTRY

CHARLIE O'S: 2320 Gordon Highway; Louie and the Bandits Saturday; 737-0905.

THE COUNTRY RANCH: 2510 Storm Branch Road, Beech Island; Jason Sikes tonight, Goodtimes Karaoke, Saturday, NASCAR Sunday, wing night, Wednesday; (803) 867-2388.

DURANGO'S: 4125 Peach Orchard Road; 592-1155.

FISHBOWL LOUNGE: 2248 Lumpkin Road; steel tip darts, Linda Eubanks Monday; 790-6810.

FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES NO. 1197: 1999 Scott Road; Cold Shot Saturday; 790-8040.

SILVER BULLET LOUNGE: 2423 Milledgeville Road; Tim Wood and the Big Dogs Fridays, Saturdays and Thursdays, karaoke Wednesdays; 737-6134.

BLUES AND JAZZ

ANDY'S: 548 Broad St.; Saxman Randy Brooks and R&R tonight, Bob Willet and The Blue Devils, Saturday; 722-6212.

BLIND PIG: 1251 Broad St.; Anson Funderburgh & The Rockets with Sam Myers tonight, Shameless Dave and The Miracle Whips Saturday, live music Monday, Mike and Jason Tuesday, Shameless Dave Unplugged Wednesday, Randy Carver Jr. and the Coupe de'Ville Blues Band Thursday; 722-7335.

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

CAFE DU TEAU: 1855 Central Ave.; piano player tonight, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, DJ Wednesday night, Jazz band Sunday; 733-3505.

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

THE PRIVATE "I": 2507 Thomas Lane at Jennings Road; disco Fridays and Saturdays and live jazz and rhythm and blues Saturday; 793-9944.

SMITTY'S LOUNGE: 1815 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.; blues and jazz Mondays; 722-6670.

URBAN, DANCE

CLUB ARGOS: 1923 Walton Way; Spectral Erosa Goth Night tonight with DJ Tryskl, Argos Angels' Cabaret Saturday, dance party with DJ B.J. with free CDs and draft beer and no cover Wednesday, karaoke dance party Thursday; 481-8829.

ROCK

AIKEN BREWING CO.: 140 Laurens St. S.W., Aiken; (803) 502-0707.

CAPRI CINEMA: 302 Eighth St.; www.thecapricinema@aol.com.

FIVE PINES SALOON: 2301 Gordon Highway; 738-3273.

THE HAVEN: 912 Broad St.; 724-2637.

THE HANGNAIL GALLERY: 306 Eighth St.; Siclid, Embryo, The Inmates and Son of... 9 tonight, Cycle, The 6th Hour, Fluid and Faith Down 8 p.m. Saturday; 722-9899.

LIMELITE CAFE: 1325 Augusta West Parkway; pool tournament 11 p.m. Tuesdays, trivia Thursdays and Saturdays; 731-0220.

SURREY TAVERN: 471 Highland Ave.; Playback tonight and Saturday, Pat Blanchard Sunday, Tuesday night jam session Tuesday, Pat Blanchard Wednesday, Red-Headed Stepchild Thursday; 736-1221.

SHOW YOUR FACE

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