Thursday, November 30, 2017

Your Daily 24 Pack plus live music, karaoke, open mic & trivia list for Thursday, November 30, 2017

It's Thursday, it's the last day of November and the Christmas season is ramping up. Here's what's happening tonight in the area, including a listening party with The Vindys at Birdfish Brewing in Columbiana, plus Dallas vs. Washington on Thursday Night Football. Cheers!
  1. Bill's Place in Austintown has $1 Pabst or Strohs cans until 7:30 p.m., Thursday Night Football at 8:00, Drinkin' with Lincoln from 9-11 where $5 gets you all you can drink draft.
  2. BIRDFISH BREWING CO. in Columbiana has five great beers on tap and will host The Vindys "Keep Going" vinyl listening party at 8 p.m. Meet the band and hear the album! (Note: No performance is scheduled, just a listening party.)
  3. Boneshakers at Timberlanes Complex in Salem has Thirsty Thursday with half-off appetizers, $2 domestic bottles and $2.50 domestic or craft drafts.
  4. Cedars West End has Y-town Swing Presents Swing Night W/ DJ Rickywith lessons from 8-9:30 and open social dance at 9:30 p.m. followed by Late Night Blues at Midnight.
  5. Chad Anthony's Italian Grille in Liberty has Thursday Night Football on at the bar with domestic buckets 5 for $10 during the games with $4 whiskey and Thursday Ribs Nights are Back!
  6. Chesty's Blue Collar Tavern in Girard has Throw-Back Thursday with DJ M.D., Tacos 2 for $2.50, Corona & Corona Lights $2.50 & Cuervo or Cuervo Cinge shots $2.75. 
  7. Circle Hookah And Bar on West Federal has a Mi Amigos Party. Guys $3, ladies free until Midnight. $10 hookahs for amigos dressed alike and music by DJ SimplyDope & DJ Tdemps at 10 p.m.
  8. Crickets Bar has Thirsty Thursday with $1.50 domestic pints, $3.25 craft pints, $3 Long Islands, $5 domestic pitchers and $2 Fireball.
  9. Draught House has food once again … thanks to BBQ Master Jack Zizzo and his Space Kat Restaurant with a smoker out back. And make plans for Monday and the return of $3 Pints on Mondays!
  10. DeYor Performing Arts Center has Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer - The Musical at 7 p.m.
  11. Donavito's Restaurant and Catering Co. in Struthers has Wing Night with 40¢ wings in 15 different sauces and $1.50 domestic drafts all night.
  12. The Federal, on West Federal Street downtown, has Happy Hour until 7 p.m., Downtown's best burgers & from 7 p.m. to close it's $2 drink and shot specials with a DJ at 10 p.m.
  13. The Funky Skunk NiteClub in Warren has Thirsty Thursdays with free pool & free internet jukebox. Doors at 9 p.m., no cover. 
  14. Imbibe Martini Bar on West Federal opens at 8 p.m. with 121 Martinis and Great Lakes Christmas Ale on tap and 50 imported beers! Ryes Craft Beer & Whiskey, Youngstown, upstairs from Imbibe on West Federal, also opens at 8 with more than 100 American craft beers and 40+ Boilermakers.
  15. Kelly's Bar on Mahoning Avenue has Pasta Thursdays with $5 Spaghetti, Penne or Cavatelli with meatballs & fresh baked roll and $3 wine by the glass. The Irish make the best Italian food!
  16. Lanai Boardman has $5 Veggie Stir Fry, add chicken for $2; $3 Crown, $4 Mai Tai. Thursday Night Football on at 8!
  17. Magic Tree Pub & Eatery in Boardman has a great Farm-To-Table menu with half-price wine on tap all night, Uncharted Course at 7:30 p.m. & NFL Football on at 8:25 p.m. 
  18. O'Donolds Austintown and O'Donold's Irish Pub & Grill Downtown have Build-A-Burger Thursdays. $8 gets you a burger any way you want with fries & both have plenty of great beer & Irish Whiskey!
  19. The Phoenix Fire Grill and Bar in Canfield has Grecian Thursdays with great Greek food on the menu and baklava for desert.
  20. The Pitstop on Logan Avenue has Ladies Night at 8 p.m. with mixed drink specials and free pool for the ladies all night long.
  21. Quaker Steak and Lube in Austintown and Cortland have Ribs on special all day & Thirsty Thursday means their hand-crafted hard sodas are on special & plenty of TVs for Thursday Night Football.
  22. RISER Tavern & Grill on Western Reserve Road has Pizza & Wine and Girls Night Out with $2 off Pizza, $1 off Red or White Pizza and ladies get $1 off wine or $5 martinis all night.
  23. Thirsty Frog Bar & Grill in Austintown has Thirsty Frog Thursday with $2 16-ounce drafts or 12-ounce domestic bottles with a DJ at 10 p.m.
  24. Vintage Estate Wine & Beer in Boardman has the area's largest selection of beer & wine under one roof, 3 Floyds /Dark Horse Oil of Gladness taps at 6:30 p.m. & Open Mic with Steve Vuich at 8 p.m.
Live Music tonight:
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Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Your Daily 12-Pack for Wednesday, November 29, 2017

It's Wednesday, and, well, that's all I got. Here's Your Daily 12-Pack with live music, karaoke, open mic & trivia list!
  1. Bill's Place in Austintown has 19¢ boneless wings (Max of 18, in-house only with drink purchase), free pool & $4 Fishbowls.
  2. Boneshakers at Timberlanes Complex in Salem has Retail Wine Night - Buy a bottle of wine at a discount and open and drink with dinner, plus it's Wing Night with buy six, get six free for $7. Six different sauce flavors available.
  3. Buffalo Wild Wings Mahoning Valley in Alliance, Austintown, Boardman & Niles have Pint Night with all pints just $2.50 until 9 p.m.
  4. The Casual Pint in Boardman has the Red Keg Day. What's that? Get $2 off select pints that are close to kicking!
  5. Coaches Burger Bar BoardmanCoaches Burger Bar Poland & Coaches Burger Bar Salem have Bud & Burgers with $1 Bud or Bud Light bottles or $2 23-ounce drafts with the purchase of a burger after 4 p.m. Trivi-Oke at 6 p.m. tonight in Poland and Thursday in Salem.
  6. Crickets Bar has steak in the kitchen & it's Whiskey Wednesday with $2 Fireball or Black Velvet, $3 Jack Daniels or Jameson & $4 Crown Royal all night.
  7. The Federal on West Federal Downtown has Burger Day so all signature burgers are just $7 with fries until 11 p.m. 
  8. Forty10 Bar & Grille in Canfield has Wine Wednesday with house wine $4 by the glass and 20% off bottles.
  9. The Pitstop on Logan Avenue has Way Back Wednesdays with hits from the 70's, 80's, 90's & 00's with DJ Marc starting at 6 p.m. with Spades, Dominos and Bid Wise games.
  10. Rolling Mills Bar & Grill in Girard has a Jitterbug Dance at 7 p.m. $5 cover.
  11. Station Square Ristorante in Liberty has Wine Wednesday with six select wines sold at retail price by the glass or bottle.
  12. The Whistle and Keg is open on West Federal Street. Credit Cards only, because it's self-serve beer. You'll never wait on the bartender staring at their phone or have to tip & four large-screen 4K TVs.

Wednesday Live Music, Karaoke, Open Mic & Trivia:

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

It's Tuesday. That means Tacos (and Karaoke, and Trivia, and Open Mic, and Live Music)

It's Tuesday, and that means #TacoTuesday, so here's where to get your chops on some tacos!
  • BackYard Grill & Bar in Poland has Taco Tuesday with 75¢ tacos, dine-in only and a great selection of craft beer on tap & in the coolers.
  • Beef 'O' Brady's Cortland has two tacos (Chicken, Steak or Fish) with chips & salsa for $6, $2 domestic bottles & mugs & 27 beers on tap.
  • Berlin Grille in North Benton has $1 hard shell & $2 soft-shell tacos & $4 Sex on a Tuesday drink special. Get $1 off $10 domestic buckets during Happy Hour from 3-6 p.m. 
  • Bill's Place in Austintown has $1 Tacos dine-in only, $2.50 Nachos & cheese, $1 domestic drafts until 7:30 p.m., $1 grape & cherry bombs, & $4 & $5 Margaritas & beer bucket specials.
  • Boneshakers at Timberlanes Complex in Salem has Taco & Tequila Night with $3.50 Tequila Sunrise, Margaritas, Long Islands or Lageritas and three soft-shell tacos with chicken, beef, fish or pulled port and a side $12.
  • Canterino Sports Bar and Grill in Girard has tacos on Tuesday and Girard's best bar pizza all week & great drink prices.
  • Cedars West End on Steel Street has $1 Great Lakes on tap and smoked chicken soft tacos tonight after 9 p.m.
  • Chesty's Blue Collar Tavern in Girard has two tacos for $2.50 with salsa or jalapeños 25¢ extra, $2.50 Corona & Corona Light & Karaoke with Kovenant Karaoke at 10 p.m.
  • CrossRoads Bar & Grill in Southington has $1 Tacos all day.
  • Dj's Lounge in Niles $1 hard or soft shell tacos ($1.50 to go), $3.50 taco salad ($4 to go) & $2 Tuesday with most drinks $2 after 9 p.m.
  • The Federal Downtown has tacos after 4 p.m. 2 for $4 or 5 for $8 chicken, beef, shrimp, Baracoa or tofu & downtown's best burgers.
  • Four Brothers Urban Bistro in New Castle, PA, has Tapas and Taco Tuesday with half-off select tapas and fancy tacos $3 each.
  • Los Gallos in Boardman has Taco Tuesday with 36 taps of craft beer, 50+ more in the cooler and 50 different specialty margaritas.
  • Georgia's City Lights in Hermitage, PA, has Tacos or Quesadilla with Texas Caviar for $5 & Bud Light on special until Midnight. Cash only, and they still allow smoking at bars in PA!
  • The Kitchen Post in Struthers has Taco Tuesday with your choice of Pork, Catfish, Brisket or Chorizo tacos & it's always BYOB!
  • Laddie's Sky Club, Inc. in Masury has Taco Tuesday with 2 for $2.50 soft-shell tacos, dine in only!
  • The Lime Tree in Warren has Ribeye Tacos with grilled marinated ribeye, kimchi & sharp cheddar on a flour tortilla with fries for $11, six beers on tap and unique mixed drinks. 
  • Magic Tree Pub & Eatery in Boardman has Taco Tequila Tuesdays with three different types of tacos, great tequila specials and their Queen of Hearts drawing at 7:30 p.m. 
  • The Manor Restaurant in Austintown has Beef, Chicken, Fish & Shrimp Tacos.
  • Mission Taco inside Suzie's Dogs & Drafts Boardman,OH has build-your-own Tacos EVERY DAY, Buy 2 get one 1 free on Tuesdays if you ask nicely, and great Margaritas, Tequila & craft beer choices.
  • The New Manhattan in Hubbard has Build-Your-Own Tacos with your choice of shells, meats, cheeses, vegetables and sauces, and plenty of cold Corona or margaritas to wash them down.
  • Nite Trax in Edinburg, PA, has $1 hard or soft shell tacos, $6 Loaded Nachos & $2 margaritas for Taco Tuesday!
  • The Phoenix Fire Grill and Bar in Canfield has Mexican Night with Tacos Carnitas, Fiesta Pollo, Chicken Enchilada & Wet Burritos served with refried beans & Mexican rice with chips & salsa plus $4 House Margaritas, $5 Mojitos & $2.50 Corona or Corona Light or Dos Equis bottles.
  • The Pitstop on Logan Avenue has Karaoke on Tuesdays at 8 with $10 domestic & $15 imported beer buckets & a $2 Build-Your-Own Taco Bar!
  • Quench Bar & Grill in Boardman has Taco Tuesday with $2 beef or $2.50 blackened fish or chicken tacos. 
  • Reclamation Brewing Company in Butler, PA, has great beer made on site, board games & tacos 3 for $5 from 4-10 p.m.
  • RISER Tavern & Grill on Western Reserve Road has Tacos and Tequila all day & night and Open Mic with Steve Vuich at 8 p.m.
  • Rolling Mills Bar & Grill in Girard (old Kuzman's location) has three tacos, refried beans & Spanish rise for $6 every Tuesday.
  • Shotz Bar N Grille in Austintown has three beef hard-shell tacos for $3; mesquite chicken 3 for $5 & select $2 domestics. 
  • Social 45 in Lisbon has two tacos and a side of rice for $4 with free pool and $1 cans of beer.
  • El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant & Cantina in Liberty has great Mexican food and Taco Tuesday specials with 99¢ tacos all day and select 16 ounce drafts just $2.50
  • El Vallarta Mexican Restaurant in Boardman has all bottled beer $3.50 all day and great Mexican food including hard & soft shell tacos.
  • Yellow Dog Saloon & Grill in Mecca has $1.50 tacos on Tuesday!
Live Music, Open Mic & Karaoke:
  • Barrel33 Bar & Bistro in Howland has Jazz with David Kana at 7 p.m.
  • The Berlin Grille has open Mic with Bill & Hippy from 7-10 p.m.
  • Chesty's Blue Collar Tavern in Girard has Karaoke with Kovenant Karaoke at 10!
  • The Feed & Sing in Salem has Stormn Normn from 6-9 p.m. & The ElmtonPizza Eating Contest at 7!
  • JR'z Pub in Austintown has Karaoke tonight at 8 p.m. with Kevin.
  • O'Donolds Austintown has Karaoke at 9 p.m. & $2 drinks at 10 p.m.
  • The Pitstop on Logan Avenue has Karaoke on Tuesdays at 8 with DJ Marc.
  • RISER Tavern & Grille on Western Reserve Road has Open Mic with Steve Vuich tonight at 8 p.m.
  • Steel City Bar & Grill in Struthers has Karaoke with Cheryl at 9 p.m.
  • WhiteFire Grille & Spirits in Boardman has Jazz from 6-9 p.m.
Tuesday Trivia:

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Saturday Night's Your Daily 18-Pack, 40 bands & karaoke too!

Happy Saturday and happy six consecutive years of Ohio State beating that team up north. Suck it, Harbaugh! Here's what's happening Saturday night, including 18 great events, forty bands to see including Spy Convention Album Release Show w/ Radio Lark at Cedars West End (hint: we'll be there!) and two karaoke spots, too. Cheers!
  1. Avalon Downtown has Youngstown's best pizza and other great Italian specialties, a great selection of craft beer in the cooler and RDNA tonight at 8 p.m.
  2. Buena Vista Café in Warren has great fried chicken, but on Saturday it's BBQ time with St. Louis Ribs, Beef Brisket, Smoked Chicken, Pulled Pork, Street Tacos & more. 
  3. Diletto Winery in Canfield opens at 3 p.m. with Escape Rooms available from 4-9:15 p.m. by reservation, great wine & beer made on site and Serenade plays from 7-10 p.m.
  4. Dubic Palm Café on Steel Street has smoked lamb, chicken, pork & ham every Saturday. 
  5. The Federal on West Federal Street has Downtown's best burgers, eight great beers on tap, outstanding mixed drinks & DJ Johnny Russo at 10 to keep you dancing all night!
  6. High Pointe Restaurant & Tavern in Niles has Corona, Corona Light, Dos Equis & Landshark buckets 5 for $14 until 6 p.m. & $2 Fireball 9 p.m. to close.
  7. Imbibe Martini Bar on West Federal opens at 8 p.m. with more than 120 martinis and 50+ imported craft beers.
  8. Lanai Boardman has $2 domestic pints & $3 Crown, $3 Hero's Vodka, $1 chili dogs, $2 Jr. Burger & $3 Pretzel Bites & plenty of TVs for sports.
  9. The Lime Tree in Warren has Small Plates Night at 6 p.m. to celebrate Small Business Saturday with great small plates, live music with Swapmeet, six great beers on tap and outstanding and unique mixed drinks.
  10. Liquid Blu Lounge on West Federal has Ladies Night with DJ at 10, doors at 8, no cover, Ladies 18 & up, guys 21 & over. $5 Fishbowls until 1 a.m. & no cover. Dress code enforced.
  11. Niki'z Pub in Niles has your meat plates with Lamb, Pork, Chicken & Ham on the smoker & $1.50 domestic bottles all day.
  12. Numbers Brewing in Lisbon has 14 great beers made in house on tap, including 3A's Apple Ale and 22 Blood Orange Ale and a guest tap, too!
  13. Paladin Brewing in Austintown has more than a dozen great beers made on site & a superb patio. No TVs so you can escape football & on Friday & Saturday for the remainder of 2017 get some Drunken Moose BBQ for your dining pleasure.
  14. Piggy's Sports Bar and Grille in Struthers has $1 Chili Dogs until 6 p.m. with football on TV & Rib Dinners with two sides $12 dine-in, $14 to go after 6 p.m. Hat Trickz at 9 p.m.
  15. Rye's Craft Whiskey on West Federal opens at 8 with more than 100 American craft beers and 40+ Boilermakers.
  16. Shotz Bar N Grille in Austintown has $11.50 steak special all day Saturday with Ladies Night with a DJ playing the 90's at 9 p.m.
  17. Utopia Video Nightclub on Midlothian has their 2017 Turkey am with special guest Kardi Redd Diamond and music by DJ Apollo. Doors at 7, no cover before 10 with great drink specials all night.
  18. Vintage Estates Wine in Boardman has more than 1,300 beers, more than 1,000 bottles of wine, great flatbreads and no TVs so you can escape football madness. 
The Best in Live Music:
  • The Apollo Maennerchor in Sharon, PA, has Randy Velez at 8 p.m.
  • Avalon Downtown on West Federal Street has RDNA at 8 p.m.
  • The B&O Station Banquet Hall has Youngstown's Total Package Band at 9 p.m. with DJ Frankie B.
  • The BackYard Bar & Grill in Poland has Doug and Friends at 9 p.m.
  • Barrel Run Crossing Winery in Rootstown has Michael Harvan from 7-10 p.m.
  • Berlin Grille in North Benton has Rich Oswald at 7 p.m.
  • Birdfish Brewing in Columbiana has Denis Moreau at 6 p.m. and Cosmic Superheroes at 8 p.m.
  • Brewtus Brewing in Sharon, PA, has The Sensations at 8 p.m.
  • Cedars West End has Spy Convention's CD Release Party for "Tidal" with support from Radio Lark. Doors at 8, music at 9 p.m.
  • The Champion Beach House Bar in Warren has Neutron Falls at 7 p.m.
  • Coaches Burgers Bar in Salem kicks off the holiday season with Dueling Pianos featuring Todd Cutshaw and Andy Paczak at 9 p.m.
  • Crickets Bar on Midlothian has The Gary Markasky Project at 8 p.m.
  • CrossRoads Bar & Grill in Southington celebrates their 2nd Anniversary with John Riggins at 8 p.m.
  • The Dash Inn has Sacksville Rhythm & Blues at 8 p.m.
  • The Feed & Sing in Salem has Thrown2Gether tonight at 8 p.m.
  • Halliday's Winery in Lake Milton has the Josh and Starr Project tonight at 7 p.m.
  • Hartford Hill Winery in Hartford has Reunion at 7 p.m.
  • The Ice House Inn in Austintown has Broken Reins tonight at 9 p.m. $5 cover.
  • JR'z Pub in Austintown has The Vegas Band at 9 p.m.
  • Kennsington Grille has Stan Miller from 6 to 9 p.m.
  • Knockin Noggin Winery in Volant, PA, has Frank & Lynne Parish at 7 p.m.
  • Leon's Sports Bar & Grill in Howland has Huckin' Fillybillys tonight at 9 p.m.
  • Longboyz Tavern in Champion has Wet Lemon at 9 p.m.
  • Los Gallos in Boardman has The Fringe at 9 p.m.
  • Magic Tree Pub & Eatery in Boardman has The Locals at 8 p.m.
  • Maize Valley Winery in Hartville has Kevin Conway at 7:30 p.m. 
  • Mastropietro Winery in Berlin Center has the Sugar Creek Duo at 7 p.m.
  • Mortals Key Brewing in Jamestown, PA, has The Side Project at 6 p.m.
  • Myrddian Winery in Lake Milton has Jay Byrd at 7 p.m.
  • The New Manhattan in Hubbard has Chain Reaction at 9 p.m.
  • Nite Trax in Edinburg, PA, has Rover at 9 p.m.
  • Nova Cellars Winery in Pulaski, PA, has Richard Boston from 7-9 p.m.
  • Piggy's Sports Bar & Grille in Struthers has Hat Trickz at 8:30 p.m.
  • Rolling Mills Bar & Grill in Girard has Northern Whiskey at 8 p.m.
  • Social 45 in Salem has Chub Scouts at 8:30 p.m. $5 cover.
  • The Speakeasy Lounge in Warren has Jeff Walsh at 7 p.m.
  • Thelma's Sports Nook in Sharpsville, PA, has the Tom Petty Tribute Band Shadow of a Doubt at 9 p.m.
  • Twenty Six Bar & Grill in New Castle, PA, has The Backyard Legends as their 13th and Final Anniversary Party as the building will be changing ownership soon.
Saturday Karaoke: 
  • Chesty's Blue Collar Tavern in Girard has Karaoke with CK Entertainment at 10 p.m.
  • Thirsty Frog Bar & Grill in Austintown has Karaoke at 9:30 p.m.

Friday, November 24, 2017

Your Daily 18-Pack and Live Music, Karaoke & Trivia list for Black Friday 2017

It's Blackout Friday. I mean Black Friday. But we don't judge. Here's what's happening, including a huge list of live music & nine karaoke spots and even trivia! Cheers:
  1. Bill's Place has a Ladies Night Black Friday Dance Party with DJ M.D. at 10 p.m. with Happy Hour 11-Midnight
  2. Crickets Bar on Midlothian has Bomb Friday with $2 Cherry or Grape Bombs, $3 Jager Bombs or $4 Vegas Bombs, fish specials in the kitchen & Bustin' Loose at 9 p.m.
  3. Dash Inn on Mahoning Avenue has a West Side Reunion hosted by Mike Ray from 5-8 p.m. to benefit the new Michael Kusalaba Branch Library. $20 tickets benefits the library includes live music, raffles, 50/50 and food specials.
  4. Diletto Winery in Canfield makes great wine, beer, cider & sangria and the winery has Escape Rooms, Sip & Paint nights too & you can make your reservations for all of them in person or on their website.
  5. Draught House on West Federal downtown has 16 taps of mostly craft beer, Space Kat cooking up some great BBQ, two pool tables and a Jukebox.
  6. The Federal, on West Federal downtown has Youngstown's best burgers, great drink specials for Happy Hour 3-7 p.m. and DJ Reyes keeping you dancing at 10 with $10 Rum Buckets.
  7. Forty10 Gar & Grille in Canfield has All Day Happy Hour for Black Friday with $2 domestic bottles, $4 house wines, $3.50 well drinks and $1 off all pints plus appetizer specials starting at $5.
  8. Imbibe Martini Bar on West Federal opens at 8 and features 120+ martinis and 50+ imported beers. 
  9. Luva Bella Winery in Lowellville has a Black Friday Wine Sale until 1 p.m. with great deals by the case or bottle.
  10. Magic Tree Pub & Eatery in Boardman has Blackout Friday with both Great Lakes Blackout Stout on tap and Left Hand Fade To Black too, a great Farm-To-Table dinner, 41 beers & eight wines on tap, plenty of TVs for sports and Qwister at 8:30 p.m.
  11. Mojo's Pub N Grill in Austintown has great fish specials every Friday, 24 beers on tap and homemade Caramel Apple Cheesecake! 
  12. Nova Cellars Winery in Pulaski, PA, has a Friday Night Speakeasy starting at 9 p.m. featuring Faber Liquor with throwback cocktails, jazz music & later hours.
  13. O'Donold's Austintown and O'Donold's Irish Pub & Grill Downtown both have all new menus, but you can get All You Can Eat Fish & Chips on Fridays, great beers on tap & in the cooler. 
  14. The Phoenix Fire Grill and Bar in Canfield has Greek Night with an authentic Greek tavern menu and DJ Kosta playing Greek music all night long.
  15. Quaker Steak & Lube in Sharon, PA, has Game Night in Thunder Alley with card & board games, Giant Jenga & Water Pong.
  16. Rye's Craft Whiskey opens at 8 on West Federal Street with more than 100 American craft beers including Stone's Tangerine Express IPA and 40+ Boilermakers.
  17. Thirsty Frog Bar & Grill in Austintown has $2 domestic bottles or drafts until 9 p.m., fish on special in the kitchen and Karaoke at 9:30 p.m.
  18. Utopia Video Nightclub on Midlothian has Flawless Friday with DJ Apollo. Doors at 7, no cover before 10 and a 12:30 a.m. show featuring the area's best drag entertainment.

The Best in Live Music:
  • Alberini's Trattoria in Howland has Grant Street Exit at 8 p.m.
  • The Apollo Maennerchor Club in Sharon, PA, has Reissue starting at 8 p.m.
  • The B&O Station on Mahoning Avenue has Spirit of The Bear's CD Release Party for "Fade Into Blue" with support from Leo D'Angelo, The Labra Brothers and The Vindys. Doors at 7 p.m., music at 7:30 p.m. $10 at the door.
  • Barrell33 Bar & Bistro in Howland has Steve McClain at 9 p.m.
  • Birdfish Brewing in Columbiana has Chris Bigelow at 7 p.m.
  • Brew32 in Pulaski, PA, has Bryan Phillips tonight from 7-9 p.m.
  • Brewtus Brewing in Sharon, PA, has The Hawkeyes acoustic at 7 p.m.
  • Cedars West End has ALBUM with Bob's Country Bunker. Doors at 9, music at 11ish.
  • Chesty's Blue Collar Tavern in Girard has Trivia & Tunes hosted by Mad Mike Curry at 9 p.m.
  • Coaches Burger Bar Salem has Finding Sparky at 9 p.m.
  • Crickets Bar on Midlothian has Bustin' Loose at 9 p.m.
  • Factory 46 Tavern in Columbiana has Daniel Grey at 8 p.m. No cover.
  • The Feed & Sing in Salem has Fins To The Left tonight at 8 p.m.
  • The Fireplace Restaurant & Lounge in Poland has Total Package at 9 p.m.
  • Halliday's Winery in Lake Milton has Mark Hoffman tonight at 7 p.m.
  • Hartford Hill Winery in Hartford has FM Acoustics at 7 p.m.
  • The Hippodrome in Warren has Dennis Drummond Live & Acoustic at 6 p.m. $10 cover at the door.
  • Hollywood Gaming in Austintown has Victory Highway tonight at 9 p.m.
  • The Lake Tavern in Mecca has Root Theory at 7 p.m.
  • Leon's Sports Bar & Grill in Howland has Junkyard Dogs from 6-9 p.m.
  • Magic Tree Pub & Eatery in Boardman has Qwister at 8:30 p.m.
  • Maize Valley Winery in Hartville has Jeff Polous at 7:30 p.m. 
  • Mastropietro Winery in Berlin Center has The Basement Band at 7 p.m.
  • Mortals Key Brewing in Jamestown, PA, has Take Solo at 6 p.m.
  • The New Manhattan in Hubbard has The Rockaholics at 9 p.m.
  • Nova Cellars Winery has Steve Vuich & The Minor Sevenths at 9:30 p.m.
  • RISER Tavern & Grill on Western Reserve Road has Gary Pirrung at 8 p.m.
  • Rolling Mills Bar & Grill in Girard has John Riggins at 8 p.m.
  • The Royal Oaks on Oak Street celebrates Louie's Birthday with Punk Willie
  • Shakers Bar & Grill in Liberty has Dead Flowers at 9 p.m.
  • The Speakeasy Lounge in Warren has Richie Wilkins at 7 p.m.
  • Stone Church Pizza House and Brewpub in Hermitage has Snarfunkle tonight at 8 p.m.
  • Suzie's Dogs & Drafts in Boardman has Dueling Pianos at 8:30 p.m. No cover.
  • Suzie's Dogs & Drafts Downtown has The Jared Peters Quartet at 9 p.m.
  • Topy's Lounge on Logan Avenue has Jazz Night with Backpocket Soultet at 7 p.m.
  • Up A Creek in Howland has Groove Clinic at 8 p.m.
  • The Vineyards at Pine Lake in Columbiana has John Reese at 7 p.m.
  • Yellow Dog Saloon & Grill in Mecca has After The Fall at 8 p.m.

Friday Karaoke & Trivia
  • The Berlin Grille in North Benton has All You Can Eat Fish for $14 and Karaoke at 8:30 p.m.
  • The Boxcar Lounge at the B&O Station opens at 7 p.m. with great beer, drinks & Karaoke with Kimmie at 10 p.m. 
  • The Budapest Bar and Grille on Mahoning Avenue has Karaoke with Joey D at 9 p.m. 
  • The Ice House Inn in Austintown has Simply Ed Karaoke at 9 p.m.
  • Nite Trax in Edinburg, PA, has Karaoke at 9:30 p.m.
  • Piggy's Sports Bar & Grill in Struthers has Ribs and Beer Battered Haddock & Rib dinners. Karaoke with Cheryl at 9 p.m.
  • Primanti Bros. in Boardman has Trivia at 9 p.m.
  • El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant & Cantina in Liberty has Rumba The Show Karaoke tonight at 9 p.m.
  • The Thirsty Frog Bar & Grill in Austintown has Karaoke with Jacqi at 9:30 p.m. 
  • The Voodoo Lounge in Austintown has Karaoke at 7 p.m. 


Thursday, November 23, 2017

Thanksgiving Day: Who we know is open and closed

Hope you're enjoying your Thanksgiving. Here's a list of who we know is open, and when they open, and who is definitely closed!

Known Open:
  • Barrel33 Bar & Bistro is open retail and Bar only from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with all day Happy Hour pricing gets you half-off all draft beers and wine by the glass.
  • Butler Brew Works in Butler, PA, is open 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., but the kitchen's closed.
  • Chesty's Blue Collar Tavern in Girard opens at 6 p.m.
  • Circle Hookah & Bar has DJ SimplyDope at 10 p.m.
  • Coaches Burger Bar Boardman opens at 5 p.m.
  • Coaches Burger Bar Salem opens at 5 p.m.
  • Diletto Winery opens at 5 p.m.
  • DJ's Lounge in Niles opens at 10 p.m.
  • Double Deuce on Mahoning Avenue opens at 7 a.m. (yep, a.m.) and will have deep-fried turkey dinners available starting at 3 p.m. with sides and pumpkin pie.
  • East Side Civics on Midlothian opens at 6:30 p.m.
  • The Federal, on West Federal, opens at 8 p.m. with $2 drinks, $3 drafts and DJ Spat at 10 p.m. (Kitchen's closed)
  • The Feed & Sing opens at 2 p.m. with a Thanksgiving Dinner with turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, green beans, pumpkin pike, NFL football and live music, but come early because when the food is gone, it's gone!
  • Hollywood Gaming in Austintown has a Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. $25 for adults, $13 for kids 10-17; Kids 9 & under are free.
  • The Keg Bar & Grille in Sharon, PA, opens at 5 p.m.
  • Lanai Lounge in Boardman opens at 7 p.m.
  • Niki'z Pub in Niles is open 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Thelma's Sports Nook in Hermitage, PA, has Thanksgiving Dinners To Go from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • The Voodoo Lounge in Austintown opens at 3 p.m.
Known Closed:
  • The Apollo Mannerchor Club in Sharon, PA
  • Avalon Downtown on West Federal
  • Black Horse Tavern in Girard
  • Bogey's Bar and Grill in Lowellville
  • Birdfish Brewing in Columbiana
  • Brew32 in Pulaski, PA
  • Buena Vista Café & Sports Bar in Warren
  • Kennsington Grille in Canfield
  • The Lime Tree in Warren
  • Magic Tree Pub & Eatery in Boardman
  • Mizu Japanese Restaurants in Niles and Boardman
  • The Speakeasy Lounge in Niles
  • El Vallarta in Boardman
  • Vintage Estates in Boardman