Thursday, April 26, 2018
Events

Nightlife in Hernando County

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. Friday and 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.

Coney Island Drive Inn: 1112 E Jefferson St., Brooksville. Elvis night with Kenn "E" Grube, 6-8 p.m. today. Total VDUBS Volkswagen Car Show Cruise-In, 6-9 p.m. Friday. Tony the Balloon Guy and Face Painter Phyllis, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday. (352) 796-9141.

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 Hoedown with DJ Mat, 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Thursday. DJ, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday. Live band, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday. Miss Dynamite, 8 p.m.-midnight Monday. $5 cover 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. Latin Night with DJ "Boom Boom" Willie, 8:30 p.m. Friday. DJ dance party, 9 p.m. Saturday. No cover. (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) 593-4114.

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.

Toscana Lounge in the Heather: Karaoke with Clay and Sheila, 2 p.m. Thursday. Oldies night with Dave "The Beach Bum" Conrad, 7 p.m. Friday. No cover. (352) 596-2019.

If your Hernando County bar or restaurant has live entertainment, get it included in Nightlife. 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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