Friday, May 25, 2018
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Hernando nightlife

Nightlife

Bamboo's Bar & Eatery: 4564 Commercial Way, Spring Hill. DJ, 9 p.m. today, Friday and Monday. Live entertainment, 8 p.m. Saturday. No cover. (352) 596-5008.

Bayport Inn: 4835 Cortez Blvd., Bayport. Peter Cannon, 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday. Rebound Band, 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday. No cover. (352) 596-1088.

Boston Cooker: 5375 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Romantic Guitarist and Son, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Friday and 5:30-9 p.m. Saturday. No cover. (352) 684-6000.

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

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

Karma Spirits & Cafe: 10511 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Howl at the Moon dueling pianos, 9 p.m.-midnight Thursday. DJ Producer X, 9 p.m.-midnight Saturday. No cover. (352) 678-5252.

Leslie's Bistro: 3306 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach. New Orleans boogie-woogie blues with Lee Pons, 5-9 p.m. Friday and Saturday. No cover. (352) 610-4410.

Lunar Lounge: 4670 Commercial Way, Spring Hill. DJ Jewlz, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. today. DJ 808 (Top 40), 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday. International Saturday with DJ Jewlz, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Saturday. No cover. (352) 835-7133.

Pickled Parrot: 5526 Commercial Way, Spring Hill. Karaoke, 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. today, Sunday and Tuesday. Country Ho Down with DJ Mat, 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Thursday. DJ Marc, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday. Eccentric and DJ Marc, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday. Miss Dynamite, 8 p.m.-midnight Monday. $5 cover on Saturday only. (352) 597-0707.

The Pits Lounge at Louie's Bowling Center: 1691 E Jefferson St., Brooksville. Karaoke, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Thursday. Live entertainment, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Friday. No cover. (352) 799-1987.

R Beach: 4054 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach. Southern Exposure, featuring Norm Bernard and Kim Evans (jazz), 6-9 p.m. today. Karaoke with Barry and Nancy, 6-11 p.m. Thursday. Variety show, 6 p.m. Friday. Dance party with DJ F Master J, 8:30 p.m. Saturday. (352) 592-5556.

Rookies Sports Bar and Grill: 3095 Anderson Snow Road, Spring Hill. Karaoke with DJ Jessie G., 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday. No cover. (352) 93-4114.

Swanie's Bar and Grill: 4417 Calienta St., Hernando Beach. Live entertainment, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Live music on outdoor deck (rain or shine), 4 p.m. Sunday. No cover. (352) 597-5588.

If your Hernando County bar or restaurant has live entertainment, get it included in Night Life. Fax the information to (352) 754-6133, email to [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. Information must be received at least 10 days in advance.

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