Thursday, May 24, 2018
News Roundup

Nightlife

Battered Mug Saloon: 2109 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. DJ Harold (requests and karaoke), 9 p.m. today. Sunday Blues with T-Blue, 4-8 p.m. Sunday. Karaoke with DJ Harold, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Thursday. No cover. (352) 688-4077.

Bayport Inn: 4835 Cortez Blvd., Weeki Wachee. James Michel Woodyard (Woody), 6-10 p.m. today and Saturday. No cover. (352) 596-1088.

Flamingo's Lounge: 3447 Commercial Way, Spring Hill. Karaoke, 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. today and Saturday. No cover. 21 and older. (352) 683-7272.

Horse & Crown Pub: 5230 Commercial Way, Spring Hill. Big Foot, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday. Karaoke with Gator, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday. Bike night, 6-9 p.m. Tuesday. No cover. (352) 596-4778.

Karma Spirits & Cafe: 10511 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Howl at the Moon (piano sing-along), 9 p.m.-midnight Thursday. No cover. (352) 678-5252.

Mermaid Lounge And Eatery: 4658 Commercial Way, Spring Hill. DJ Gregg, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. today, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. No cover. (352) 597-5884.

Pickled Parrot: 5526 Commercial Way, Spring Hill. Da Jam Band and DJ Al, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. today and Saturday. Karaoke, 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. Miss Dynamite, 8 p.m.-midnight Monday. Hip-hop, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Wednesday. $5 cover today and Saturday. (352) 597-0707.

R Beach: 4054 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach. Latin Night with DJ "Boom Boom" Willie, 8:30 p.m.-close today. Hot Ice Band, 8:30 p.m.-close Saturday. Southern Exposure, featuring Norm Bernard and Kim (jazz), 6-9 p.m. Wednesday. Karaoke with Barry and Nancy, 6-11 p.m. Thursday. (352) 592-5556.

Rebar: 10123 Broad St., Brooksville. Karaoke, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday and Thursday. No cover. (352) 799-6031.

Rookies Sports Bar and Grill: 3095 Anderson Snow Road, Spring Hill. Bob Hope Band, 9 p.m. Saturday. No cover. (352) 593-4114.

Sail Inn: 6107 S Broad St., Brooksville. Luau and Customer Appreciation Day, 2-6 p.m. Saturday, featuring Lawless Intent with Big Ragoo Shenanigans (free food, games, prizes and giveaways). Karaoke featuring Looney Tunes, 9 p.m.-close Wednesday. No cover. (352) 796-1877.

Sand Trap Bar and Grill: 10508 Nicasio Road, north of Weeki Wachee. Lee "Music Man" Meyer, 6 p.m.-midnight today. Bands perform, noon-4 p.m. Saturday. Karaoke, 8 p.m.-midnight Wednesday. Open pool, 8 p.m.-midnight Wednesday and Thursday. No cover. (352) 597-4379.

Swanie's Bar and Grill: 4417 Calienta St., Hernando Beach. Marti Carroll, 8-11 p.m. today, Saturday and Wednesday. Kokomo Chris, 5-8 p.m. Sunday. George Marshall, 7-10 p.m. Tuesday. No cover. (352) 597-5588.

Tijuana Cowboys: 1365 Kass Circle, Spring Hill. DJ Burlander, 9 p.m. today. No cover. (352) 610-4385.

If your Hernando County bar or restaurant has live entertainment, get it included in Night Life. Fax the information to (352) 754-6133, email [email protected], call (352) 754-6101, or mail or bring it to our office at 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613. Be sure to include the name of the act, dates, times and cover charge.

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