BLUES AND JAZZ
BLIND PIG: 1251 Broad St.; Shameless Dave and the Miracle Whips Friday and Saturday; 722-7335; www.blindpigblues.com.
D. TIMM'S JAZZ CAFE: 302 Sixth St.; The Section Tuesday-Sunday; 774-9500.
CAFE DU TEAU: 1855 Central Ave.; piano Friday, Saturday; jazz Sunday ; 733-3505.
PARTRIDGE INN: 2110 Walton Way; Mellow-D Friday;
THE PRIVATE I': 2507 Thomas Lane at Jennings Road; DJ Thursday, Sunday; 793-9944.
SMITTY'S LOUNGE: 1815 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.; old school tonight, Saturday, happy hour 6 p.m. until and $1 beer Saturday, Oldies and Goodies Monday; 722-6670.
THE COUNTRY RANCH: 2510 Storm Branch Road, Beech Island; Southwind on Friday and karaoke Saturday; (803) 867-2388. ln
FISHBOWL LOUNGE: 2248 Lumpkin Road; karaoke Friday and Saturday , dart leagues Monday and Wednesday, blind draw darts Tuesday and Thursday; 790-6810.
FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES NO. 1197: 1999 Scott Road; music 8:30 p.m. Saturdays, bingo 6:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday and 1:30 p.m. Sunday; 790-8040.
HIDEAWAY LOUNGE II: 3165 Gordon Highway; 869-1080. lu
SILVER BULLET LOUNGE: 2423 Milledgeville Road; live band tonight-Saturday and karaoke Wednesday, $2 bar drinks 8:30-11 p.m. tonight and Wednesdays; 737-6134.
1102 BAr & Grill: 1102 Broad St.; 364-4075. uln
abbi's coffee mill and roastery: 408 Furys Ferry Road; 651-9111.
ADAMS LOUNGE: Augusta Inn and Conference Center, Interstate 20 at Washington Road; hip-hop, R&B with DJ Ron Cales tonight and Friday with drink specials, Latin Saturday
9 p.m. to 3 a.m. with prizes, drink specials, $5 cover 9-11 p.m., $7 cover 11 p.m. Saturday and Off The Chain Night Spot with DJ Doug 9 p.m. to 2 a.m., drink specials and contests, no cover Sunday; 738-8811.
AIKEN BREWING CO.: 140 Laurens St. S.W.; Medicine Hat Friday, NFL Sunday and Monday; (803) 502-0707; www.aikenbrewincompany.com.
AJ'S BAR AND GRILL: 4314 Wrightsboro Road; 863-2206.
ALEX'S RESTAURANT AND SPORTS BAR: 3160 Wrightsboro Road; DJ Tech tonight-Saturday; free beer tonight, Long Island iced tea Friday; 739-0000.
AMERICAN LEGION POST 205: 2102 Highland Ave.; 733-4069.
AMERICAN LEGION POST 63: 90 Milledge Road; nine-ball tournament 6:30 tonight, Harry Kirkland Combo on Friday, pool tournament
4:30 p.m. Saturdays, bingo
1:30 p.m. Saturdays and 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays; tickets on sale for New Years party, $25-$50; 733-5184.
AMERICAN LEGION POST 192: Legion Road, Evans; 863-8728.
ATHENS RESTAURANT AND TAVERNA: 246 Bobby Jones Expressway, Martinez; Bud, Bud Light and Miller Lite specials: $4.95 pitchers tonight, Saturday and Tuesday, $1 draft on Sunday and Monday, $1.95 super mug on Wednesday; 868-1508.
BACKYARD TAVERN: 218 S. Belair Road, Martinez; 869-8695.
BIGGIE'S SPORTS BAR: 1102B Broad St.; Jason and Jim on Tuesdays; 364-4498.
THE BREAK ROOM: 1593 Whiskey Road, Aiken; karaoke with Tom Mitchell 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. tonight (803) 649-7045.
CADILLAC'S: 3328 Washington Road; 364-2234.
CALIFORNIA CAFE: 202 Hudson Trace off Stevens Creek Road; karaoke with Russell Schneider 8-11 p.m. tonight , Triple J Threat 9:30 p.m. Friday, Mike's Night $1.25 Tuesday, Corona $1.50 a bottle or $7 a bucket Wednesday; 667-9801.
CHARLIE O'S: 2320 Gordon Highway; paul wood and the Last Chance Band Saturdays; 737-0905.
CLUB ARGOS: 1923 Walton Way; karaoke contest and dance, $50 in prizes, $6 all-you-can-drink Bud Light draft all night, two for one gelatin shooters, no cover tonight; Nightmare Before Christmas with Claire Storm, $8 all-you-can-drink well or draft, no cover upstairs, no cover downstairs before 9 p.m. Friday; Christmas with the Argos Angels, DJ Mark's Dance Party, $8 all-you-can-drink well or draft, Best Chest contest upstairs with no cover, no cover downstairs before 9 p.m. Saturday; karaoke and free pool, Martini Mondays with specials all night, $1 domestics 7-10 p.m., free pool, no cover Monday; bingo and free pool, and Roxxy's Cabaret, $3 long island iced teas, no cover Tuesday; DJ Mark's dance party and Claire's Cabaret with $6 unlimited well or draft, no cover Wednesday; 481-8829; www.clubargos.net. ns
CLUB CONTINUUM: 943 Ellis St.; Playalistic Thursdays, ultimate ladies night Friday and Saturday, open tables Monday and wet Wednesdays; 722-2582.
CLUB 421: 4715 South Carolina Highway 421.
CLUB 706: 2623 Deans Bridge Road; Motown Thursdays with DJ Blind Man Ray, no cover, $3 margaritas, $3 wing baskets, happy hour 5:30-8 p.m. with Fatz and Cher and free buffet tonight; 2-for-1 Fridays, 2-for-1 admission and drink specials until midnight Friday; Ladies Night Out Saturday, women admitted free until midnight; 771-1817; club706returns.com.
CLUB MALIBU: 1511 North Leg Road; Young Buck Saturday., doors open 10 p.m., $20 and up; (404) 401-9991.
CLUB MILESTONE: Aiken-Augusta Highway, Clearwater; weekly karaoke contest tonight, celebrity DJs Friday, karaoke and best-dressed contest Saturday; (803) 439-6673.
CLUB VELVET: 2306 Gordon Highway; happy hour 5-9 tonight with DJ Mike; weekend dress to impress Friday; happy hour with soul-food buffet 5-9 p.m. Monday; 738-5980.
COCONUTS: 469 Highland Ave.; women drink free, $1 off for men 6-8 tonight, $5 well for women, $10 for men after 8 p.m.; Miss Coconuts bikini contest Friday and "I'm too sexy" Saturday, with $50 bar tab to winners; 364-0786.
COTTON PATCH: 816 Cotton Lane at Riverwalk Augusta;
COYOTE'S: 2512 Peach Orchard Road; Steve Chappell tribute to Elvis, with Rhes Reeves and the Coyote Band Friday, doors open 5 p.m., show 8:30 p.m., $10, $25 reserved seating, benefits Safe Homes of Augusta and needy families at Christmas; ladies night, women drink free with cover tonight, happy hour 7-9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Biggest Party in the CSRA Saturdays, original drink and drown with free draft and well drinks Wednesday, Rhes Reeves Band Wednesday-Saturday, closed Tuesdays; 560-9245, www.coyotesaugusta.com.
CUE AND BREW: 2854 Washington Road; happy hour all day Monday and Tuesday, free pool Tuesday and $1 gelatin shooters every night; 737-6008.
CUZ'S BAR: 1979 Tobacco Road; New Year's Eve party reservations, $25 a couple with DJ Mike Sweat; 790-4623. nu
FAMOUS DAVE'S: 2821 Washington Road; Kids Night Tuesdays; 733-6155.
HALE TIKI: 660 Broad St.; Happy Hour 5-7 p.m. Monday-Friday with 2-for-1 drink specials; 823-5713.
HIGHLANDER: 133 Georgia Ave., North Augusta; 278-2796.
HIBACHI BAR AND GRILL: 4742 Washington Road, Evans; Tony Howard tonight, karaoke Friday 7-11 p.m.; 860-1199.
HONKY TONK: 1602 Gordon Highway; concert to benefit Golden Harvest Food Bank with Tony Cannon and Paige Laricey; DJ Doug Romanella and free line dance lessons Friday and Saturday;
HOTEL AIKEN: 235 Richland Ave., Aiken; DJ Murl Augustine tonight, Bamboo Friday, Tony Williams and the Blues Express Saturday, trivia Mondays, blind draw Tuesdays, karaoke Wednesdays; (803) 648-4265.
INFIELD SPORTS BAR & GRILL: 719 Main St., New Ellenton; pool tournament, cash prizes tonight, karaoke contest (cash prizes) and The Jim Fisher Band on Saturday; (803) 652-1142.
JIMMY'S: 1602 Gordon Highway; men's pool league and steel tip league tonight, Buckwheat Johnson, soft-tip darts and eight-ball tournament Friday, Buckwheat Johnson, two-bars-in-one Saturday; dart and pool leagues, bucket beer specials Monday, karaoke, soft- tip dart and eight-ball pool tournaments Tuesdays, and women's pool leagues and bucket beer specials Wednesday; 560-0551.
JOE'S UNDERGROUND: 144 Eighth St.; Keith Gregory tonight, Jar with Mike West Friday-Saturday, Happy Bones Monday, Keith Gregory Tuesday-Wednesday; 724-9457.
MISS Carolyn's: 2416 Windsor Spring Road; Good Times Band 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday with drink specials; 798-6969.
LAST CALL: 2701 Washington Road, behind Windsor Jewelers; Drink and Drown with DJ Buddha, $10 cover, free draft and well drinks Friday; National Lampoon's Reality Bar Crawl featuring MTV's Road Rules and Real World Saturday, no cover for women before 11 p.m., 2-for-1 well drinks for women until midnight and $2 domestics Saturday; $2 Tuesdays with Bladder buster 11:30 p.m. with StompBox ($2 cover) $2 domestic and well drinks, 2-for-1 shooters and penny draft at 11 p.m. Tuesday
LIMELITE CAFE: 1137 Agerton Lane; Matt and Kevin trivia tonight and Saturdays, dart tournament Mondays, pool tournament at 11 p.m. on Tuesdays; 731-0220. u
METRO A COFFEEHOUSE: 1054 Broad St.; Eryn Eubanks 2-5 p.m., Jazz Collective 10 p.m. Saturday, Monday night football, Irish Pub Night with Sibin Tuesday; 722-6468. l
MISS CAROLYN'S BAR AND GRILL: 2416 Windsor Spring Road; 798-6969.
The mission: 1157 Broad St.; Modern Skirts and Never End tonight; Flood City Shootout Friday; St. Somewhere on Saturday; Dubconscious Wednesday; Christmas Eve Eve Disco Disco dance party and Festivas Thursday, Dec. 23; Entropy Thursday, Dec. 30, New Years Eve with Red Belly; 722-1233. l
Modjeska: 813 Broad St.; In the House with DJ Kenny Ray tonight, The Flavour Shoppe with DJ Ty Bess Friday and Groove International with DJ Carlitos Saturday; 303-9700, www.modjeskalounge.com. l
Playground: 873 Broad St.; Knowface and Paperstreet Friday; Mad Margritt and Remanent Saturday ; 724-5399, www.theplaygroundbar.com.
the pourhouse: 1285 Broad Street; karaoke with The Girls 9 p.m. tonight, The Recaps featuring Sassy Brass 9:30 p.m. Friday and Borderline
9 p.m. Saturday; New Years Eve party with Steve Chappell; 724-0632; thepourhousepub.com.
RUB IT INN LOUNGE: Gordon Highway between Gates 1 and 2; Ladies Night with drink specials Friday; Louie and the Bandits Friday and Saturday; pool tournament and prizes 8 p.m. Tuesdays, Happy Hour 3 p.m. daily; 651-0110.
SHANNON'S: 300 Shartom Drive; karaoke with Peggy tonight, Bart Bell Friday, Bamboo Sunday, Bart Bell and Allen Black Wednesday; 860-069.
soul bar: 984 Broad St.; Blue Collar/Blue Heart with the Edison Project tonight, (r)Evolution Friday, The Cubists with Matt in the Hat Saturday, The Dexter Romeweber Duo Monday, $1 PBR Monday and Tuesdays; 724-8880; www.soulbar.com.
the zone: U.S. Highway 1, Graniteville; nine-ball pool tournament and karaoke contest tonight, karaoke and dancing with Music Man karaoke and DJ Friday and Saturday; (803) 663-0063. n
VFW post 3200: 2901 Gun Club Road; bingo tonight, steak night 7-8 p.m. Friday, pool tournament Sunday; 736-9046. u
Wheeler tavern: 3664 Wheeler Road.; DJ tonight -Saturday; darts Monday, Wednesday, Sunday; Happy Hour 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily except Sunday ; 868-5220.
Wild wing cafe: 3035 Washington Road; Patrick Blanchard Thursdays; Kiss Army Friday; Sold Out Saturday; Judson Acoustic Sundays; Tuesday Night Gig with Joe Stevenson; JAR Wednesday; (706) 364-9453; wildwingcafe.com.