Night Life: Events across the Modesto region

BARKIN’ DOG GRILL ▪  209-572-2341

Friday, July 22, Valley Jazz Company; Saturday, July 23, Tony and the Tuff Times; Thursday, July 28, Open Jam with David Dow; Friday, July 29, Delta River Road; Saturday, July 30, GK Music; Thursday, Aug. 4, Open Jam with David Dow; Saturday, Aug. 6, New Orleans Party. 940 11th St., Modesto.

BATTERED BEAVER ▪  209-847-7147

Thursdays, Ladies Night; Fridays, DJ Arnie and DJ T; Saturdays, DJ Awal. 108 N. Yosemite Ave., Oakdale.

BELLA VAGOS ▪  209-573-8605

Second Thursdays, live music on the patio. 521 McHenry Ave, Modesto.

THE BOARDROOM ▪  209-409-8665

Mondays, karaoke; Tuesdays, Tim Allen; Wednesdays, DJ Jason Gulley; Thursdays, Neil Buettner and Matt Harrington; Fridays, Johnny and Kelly; Saturdays, MCW Band, Strange Brew, The Nines, Public Domain; Sundays, karaoke. 1528 J St., Modesto.

THE BRAVE BULL ▪  209-529-6712

Fridays-Saturdays, DJs; Sundays, The Brave Bull-ettes Drag Show. 701 S. Ninth St., Modesto.

CAFE URBANO ▪  209-622-1108

Mondays, paint night; Fridays, live house DJ. 1016 H St., Modesto.

CLARION HOTEL ▪  209-521-1612

Mondays, open-mike night; Tuesdays, tropical Latin nights; Wednesdays, Creole Jazz Kings; Thursdays, Vibes & Verbs, The Fine Line; Saturdays, Soul Saturdays. 1612 Sisk Road, Modesto.


Tuesdays, karaoke; Fridays, DJ Arnie; Saturdays, DJ Tease; Sundays, Dragalicious drag show. 607 Seventh St., Modesto.

DEVA ▪  209-572-3382

Thursdays and Sundays, live music. 1202 J St., Modesto.

EL JARDIN ▪  209-588-0770

Thursdays, live jazz. 76 Washington St., Sonora.

THE FRUIT YARD ▪  209-577-3093

Thursdays, Sandy Maule; Fridays, karaoke. 7948 Yosemite Blvd., Modesto.

LAS MARGARITAS GRILL ▪  209-847-5606

Fridays, Angel Jasso. 1214 W. F St., Oakdale.

MAIN STREET INN ▪  209-599-0095

Fridays, DJ Lamont. 130 E. Main St., Ripon.

MIDWAY CLUB ▪  209-537-4900

Tuesdays-Sundays, karaoke. 1419 Mitchell Road, Ceres.

NINO’S PLACE ▪  209-578-6522

Wednesdays, line dancing; Thursdays, live music; Fridays, live country; Saturdays, live rock. 5219 McHenry Ave., Modesto.

THE OTHER PLACE ▪  209-524-2450

Wednesdays-Thursdays, karaoke contest; Fridays-Saturdays, country bands. 2003 Yosemite Blvd., Modesto.

P. WEXFORD’S PUB ▪  209-576-7939

Tuesdays, trivia; Wednesdays, Neil Buettner; Thursdays, Johnny and Kelly; Fridays, The Nines; Saturdays, Rick Barnes. 3313 McHenry Ave., Modesto.

PALLADIUM ▪  209-522-8899

Thursdays-Saturdays, DJs. 950 10th St., Modesto.

THE PARTISAN ▪  209-723-0599

Mondays, open mike; Tuesdays, trivia; Wednesdays, karaoke; Thursdays-Fridays, the social. 432 W. Main St., Merced.


Fridays, karaoke with Luke and Shirley. 12765 Mueller Drive, Groveland.


Sundays, open mike for comedy, music and poetry. Hosted by K-Cizzl. 1126 14th St., Modesto.


Fridays-Tuesdays, Clovis King; Wednesdays-Thursdays, karaoke. 2401 E. Orangeburg Ave., Modesto.

SANTA FE STATION ▪  209-521-0492

Fridays-Saturdays, Elias Loreto; Mondays, Fridays-Saturdays, DJs. 4929 Yosemite Blvd., Empire.

SHOOTERS PUB & GRILL ▪  209-521-1612

Mondays, open-mike comedy; Wednesdays, Creole Jazz Kings; Saturdays, boogie nights. 1612 Sisk Road, Modesto.

SKEWERS RESTAURANT ▪  209-525-3611

Fridays, DJ; Saturdays, live belly dancing and DJ. 906 J St., Modesto.

SPEAK EASY LOUNGE ▪  209-238-3907

Wednesdays, open-mike night for music and comedy. 928 12th St., Modesto.

STRINGS ▪  209-669-9777

Fridays, In One Accord. 1501 Geer Road, Turlock.

SURLA’S ▪  209-550-5555

Thursdays, live entertainment. 431 12th St., Modesto.

TIKI COCKTAIL LOUNGE ▪  209-577-9969

Tuesdays, karaoke with DJ Andre; third Wednesdays, Wig-Out Wednesday with Nina West; Thursdays and Saturdays, hip-hop and dance with DJ Andre. 932 McHenry Ave., Modesto.

TILTED TURTLE ▪  209-248-5400

Mondays, DJ; Thursdays, EDM/Hip-hop with DJ Dan Utica; Fridays-Saturdays, live rock/country bands; Sundays, live classic country or rock music jam. 710 N. Ninth St., Modesto.

TRESETTI’S WORLD CAFE ▪  209-572-2990

Fridays, Patty Castillo Davis. 927 11th St., Modesto.

VITO’S RISTORANTE ▪  209-576-1851

Tuesdays, live music. 918 13th St., Modesto.

YOSEMITE LANES ▪  209-524-9161

Fridays, DJ JL and Awol; Saturdays, bands. 2301 Yosemite Blvd., Modesto.