108 SPORTS LOUNGE
Saturdays, DJs. 3119 Atchison Ave., Riverbank.
ALMOND TREE RESTAURANT & LOUNGE
Wednesdays-Thursdays, karaoke; Fridays-Saturdays, DJs. 2243 Lander Ave., Turlock.
AZUCAR LATIN GRILL AND MOJITO BAR
Thursdays, DJ's house music; Fridays-Saturdays, live salsa music. 1001 10th St., Modesto.
BARKIN' DOG GRILL
Feb. 15, Al Medina; Feb. 16, SandyFields Comedy Presents; Feb. 20, 2nd Tradition; Feb. 21, Third Thursday Art Walk; Feb. 22, Big Earl and the Crying Shame; Feb. 23, OnTrack Jazz Quartet; Feb. 24, Ernie Bucio Scholarship Fund-raiser; Feb. 27, Waiting for Phil. 940 11th St., Modesto.
Fridays, DJ Arnie and DJ T; Saturdays, DJ Awal 108 N. Yosemite Ave., Oakdale. www.batteredbeaver.com
BLUEBERRY HILL BAR AND GRILL
Fridays and Saturdays, DJ and dancing. 2295 F St., Livingston.
Fridays, Kent Gripenstraw. 1505 West F St., Oakdale.
Feb. 17, 39th Anniversary Party, Wednesdays - Thursdays, karaoke; Fridays - Saturdays, DJ "O"; Sundays, Drag Show featuring The Brave Bull-ettes, hosted by Miss Anjali. 701 S. 9th St., Modesto.
CAMP 4 WINE CAFE
Wednesdays, Scott Bartenhagen. 1508 10th St.
CLARION HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTER
Mondays, open mic night; Tuesdays, Tropical Latin nights, dance lessons 7-9 p.m. $5. Wednesdays, Creole Jazz Kings; Thursdays, Vibes & Verbs, The Fine Line and open mic; Fridays, Valley Super Singles; Saturdays, Soul Saturdays, 9 p.m.; Third Sundays, Modesto Traditional Jazz Jammers. 1612 Sisk Road, Modesto.
CLIMAX BAR AND NIGHTCLUB
First and Third Sundays, LASHES Drag Show. 607 7th St. .
Tuesdays, Rhythm Deluxe; Thursdays, live music; Fridays-Saturdays, DJs. 927 10th St., Modesto. www.myspace.com/copperrhino1
CROCODILES NIGHT CLUB
Thursdays, salsa lessons, Latin music; Fridays-Saturdays, dance music; Sundays, ongoing swing lessons, 5:30-7 p.m. $5, music from the 1940s-'70s. 1745 Prescott Road, Modesto. www.CrocodilesNightclub.com
Thursdays, live jazz. 1202 J St., Modesto. Free.
DOC'S 'Q' N PIT STOP
Fridays, Tony Westlake. 421 Maze Blvd., Modesto.
FAT CAT MUSIC HOUSE & LOUNGE
Feb. 16, Angel from Cover Girls and Rodney O and Joe Cooley; Feb. 17, Iration; March 7, Rev. Horton Heat. 930 11th St., Modesto. www.tickets.com
FIRKIN AND FOX
Thursdays, FunkyTim. 11th and I Streets, Modesto. www.firkinandfoxmodesto.com
Thursdays, Ladies nigh with live music; Fridays, Joe Barretta and Timothy Allen. 1020 10th St., Modesto.
Fridays: Mr. Carlos Martinez. 712 9th St., Modesto.
HERO'S SPORTS LOUNGE
Tuesdays, rock; Fridays, Neil Buettner. 821 L St., Modesto.
Wednesdays, Bike Nites. 500 N. Carpenter Road, Modesto.
LAS MARGARITAS GRILL
Fridays, Angel Jasso. 1214 W. F St., Oakdale.
MAIN STREET INN
Feb. 16, The Undercovers; Feb. 22, Three bands and Hit & Run; Feb. 23, The Undercovers and DJ Slim; Thursdays, karaoke. 130 E. Main St., Ripon.
Fridays, Josh Rosenblum Band. 4925 Sisk Road, Salida.
Tuesdays-Sundays, karaoke. 1419 Mitchell Road, Ceres.
Feb. 16, Tequila Mockingbird; Feb. 23, Rock Lobster; Wednesdays and Sundays, karaoke. 5219 McHenry Ave., Modesto.
P. WEXFORD'S PUB
Tuesdays, trivia; Wednesdays, Neil Buettner; Thursdays, Johnny & Kelly; Fridays-Saturdays, Research & Development, The Nines, Steve Kenworthy and Joe Barretta. 3313 McHenry Ave., Modesto.
Thursdays-Saturdays, DJs. 950 10th St., Modesto.
PINE MOUNTAIN LAKE RESORT
Fridays, karaoke with Luke & Shirley. 12765 Mueller Drive, Groveland.
RIDGWAY'S RESTAURANT & LOUNGE
Fridays-Tuesdays, Clovis King; Wednesdays-Thursdays, Roni and Brad. 2401 E. Orangeburg Ave., Modesto.
SANTA FE STATION
Fridays-Saturdays, Elias Loreto; Mondays, Fridays-Saturdays, DJs. 4929 Yosemite Blvd., Empire.
SHOOTERS PUB & GRILL CLARION HOTEL
Saturdays, Soul Saturdays with DJ Chill and Steve D. Trix. 1612 Sisk Road, Modesto. ehpresents.com
Thursdays, karaoke. 906 J St., Modesto.
Thursdays-Sundays, live entertainment; Wednesdays-Thursdays, DJs; Sundays, karaoke. 985 12th St., Modesto.
STRINGS ITALIAN CAFE
Fridays, In One Accord. 1501 Geer Road, Turlock.
Thursdays, live entertainment. 431 12th St., Modesto.
Mondays, karaoke; Tuesdays, Tim Allen; Wednesdays, DJ Jason Gulley; Thursdays, Neil Buettner and Matt Harrington; Fridays, Johnny & Kelly; Saturdays, MCW Band, Strange Brew, The Nines, Public Domain; Sundays, karaoke. 1528 J St., Modesto.
THE OTHER PLACE
Wednesdays-Thursdays, karaoke contest; Fridays-Saturdays, local country bands. 2003 Yosemite Blvd., Modesto.
Tuesdays, live bands; Wednesdays, karaoke; Thursdays, DJ; Fridays, stereo; Saturdays, live indie music. 432 W. Main St., Merced.
417 7th Street, Modesto.
TIKI COCKTAIL LOUNGE
Tuesdays and Thursdays, karaoke with MC Frank & DJ Andre; Fridays, Top 40 music; Saturdays, hip-hop. 932 McHenry Ave., Modesto.
Wednesdays, open jam with Channing Heath; Fridays, DJs; Saturdays, live bands. 2301 Yosemite Blvd., Modesto. www.yosemitelanes.com