nightlifeNOW – March 2 to 8

Live music listings at pubs and clubs in Peterborough and The Kawarthas for the week of Thursday, March 2 to Wednesday, March 8

Folk singer-songwriters Brooklyn Doran of Toronto (pictured) and Gillian Nicola of Hamilton are touring together across Ontario in March in support of their records "These Paper Wings" and "No Place to Call". The two musicians perform at the Kawartha Coffee Co. in Bobcaygeon on March 3 and then at The Garnet in Peterborough on March 4. (Publicity photo)
Folk singer-songwriters Brooklyn Doran of Toronto (pictured) and Gillian Nicola of Hamilton are touring together across Ontario in March in support of their records "These Paper Wings" and "No Place to Call". The two musicians perform at the Kawartha Coffee Co. in Bobcaygeon on March 3 and then at The Garnet in Peterborough on March 4. (Publicity photo)

Every Thursday, we publish live music and performance events at pubs and clubs in Peterborough and The Kawarthas based on information that venues provide to us directly or post on their website or social media channels. Here are the listings for the week of Thursday, March 2 to Wednesday, March 8.

If you’re a pub or club owner and want to be included in our weekly listings, please email our Nightlife Editor at nightlife@kawarthanow.com.

7oh5

295 George St. N, Peterborough
(705) 743-2717

Thursdays

10pm - Thirsty Thursdays

ARIA

331 George St. N., Peterborough
(705) 743-0333

Friday, March 3

10pm - Project Friday

Saturday, March 4

10pm - Big Club Night

Arlington Pub

32990 Highway 62, Maynooth
(613) 338-2080

Friday, March 3

8pm - Open mic

Saturday, March 4

9pm - The Venisons w/ Sun Ra Ra Ra ($5)

Bancroft Eatery and Brew Pub

4 Bridge St., Bancroft
(613) 332-3450

Friday, March 3

9pm - Dean James

Tuesdays

7:30pm - Trivia Tuesdays

Coming Soon

Friday, March 17
9pm - Dave Byrski

Black Horse Pub

452 George St. N., Peterborough
(705) 742-0633

Thursday, March 2

7:30pm - Jazz & Blues Night w/ Marsala Lukianchuk & Rob Phillips Trio

Friday, March 3

5pm - Rick & Gailie; 8:30pm - The Union Band

Saturday, March 4

5pm - Rick & Gailie; 8:30pm - House Brand

Sunday, March 5

3pm - Bluegrass Menagerie

Monday, March 6

7pm - Crash and Burn w/ Rick & Gailie

Tuesday, March 7

7pm - Open mic w/ Randy Hill

Wednesday, March 8

8pm - Trent student night

Coming Soon

Thursday, March 9
7:30pm - Jazz & Blues Night w/ Marsala Lukianchuk & Rob Phillips Trio

Friday, March 10
5pm - Rick & Gailie; 8:30pm - Dean James Band

Saturday, March 11
5pm - Rick & Gailie; 8:30pm - Terry Guiel 50th Birthday Bash

Sunday, March 12
3pm - Christine Artrill Band

Canoe & Paddle

18 Bridge St., Lakefield
(705) 651-1111

Thursday, March 2

7:30-10:30pm - Mike Graham & Guests

Saturday, March 4

8-11pm - 5 Shots to Ragtown

The Cat & The Fiddle Cobourg

38 Covert St., Cobourg
(905) 377-9029

Coming Soon

Friday, March 17
9pm - St. Patrick's Day Party ft Madman's Window

Catalina's

131 Hunter St. W., Peterborough
(705) 874-5972

Thursday, March 2

8pm - Film Night: "All The President's Men"

Sunday, March 5

3-4:30pm - Holly Bennett "Drawn Away" book launch

Wednesday, March 8

8pm - Rosie's Revue for International Women's Day ft Missy Knott, Hillary Dumoulin, Kerry Jayne, Britt Hall, Elisha Rubacha, Stephen Stamp, & more ($10 or PWYC)

Coming Soon

Friday, March 31
7:30pm - Lynne Hanson & The Good Intentions album release

The Ceilie (Trent University student pub)

1600 West Bank Dr., Peterborough
(705) 748-1011

Saturday, March 4

8pm - Dub Trinity (open to Trent University students and guests, all ages, $3)

Chemong Lodge

764 Hunter St., Bridgenorth
(705) 292-8435

Thursdays

5-9pm - Pianist Barry McMullen (dining room)

Fridays

5-9pm - Pianist Barry McMullen (dining room)

The Church-key Pub & Grindhouse

26 Bridge St. W., Campbellford
(705) 653-0001

Thursday, March 2

9pm - Benj Rowland w/ Ray on the Radio

Friday, March 3

9pm - Ian Reid

Saturday, March 4

9pm - Jordan Mowat

Mondays

Trivia Monday

Wednesdays

Whiskey Wednesday w/ Ken Tizzard

Coming Soon

Saturday, April 8 - Saturday, April 22
2nd Annual Monopoly Tournament

Coach & Horses Pub

16 York St. S., Lindsay
(705) 328-0006

Thursdays

10pm - Open Jam w/ Gerald Vanhalteren

Wednesdays

7-11pm - Live music

Dobro Restaurant & Bar

287-289 George St. N., Peterborough
(705) 775-9645

Friday, March 3

10pm - Kevin Carley Band

Saturday, March 4

10pm - Verns Comb

Wednesdays

Open stage

Dominion Hotel

113 Main St., Minden
(705) 286-6954

Coming Soon

Saturday, March 11
7pm - Jimmy Pearson (no cover)

Friday, March 17
8pm - St. Patrick's Day Blues w/ Chuck Jackson and Tyler Yarema ($25)

Friday, April 7
8pm - Jim Love CD Release Party (no cover)

Saturday, May 20
Summer 2017 Kickoff Party w/ Movin' On ($5)

Friday, June 8
7:30pm - Farmer the Band (by donation)

Dr. J's BBQ & Brews

282 Aylmer St., Peterborough
(705) 874-5717

Coming Soon

Sunday, March 12
12pm - St. Patrick's Day Parade After Party ft Roy Boys, Ugly Horse

Friday, March 17
12pm - St. Paddy's Day Party ft: Jessie Morrisey, Adam Grills, Jayde Taylor; Kate Kelly & Bobby Watson; Northern Soul; Rockin Robin Hawkins

Frank's Pasta and Grill

426 King St. E., Cobourg
(905) 372-2727

Thursdays

5-8pm - Live music

Fridays

9pm-12am - Karaoke Night Girls Night Out; 12am - DJ Chrome

Saturday, March 4

9:30pm - 5 Day Hangover; 11:30pm - DJ Shreddy Beats

Sundays

4-8pm - Kid's Karaoke hosted by Nelson Denis

Tuesdays

7pm & 8pm - Salsa Classes beginners & intermediate ($10/lesson)

Wednesdays

8-11pm - Open Mic

Coming Soon

Saturday, March 11
8:30pm - Urban Angel; 11:30pm - DJ Ryan

Ganaraska Hotel

30 Ontario St., Port Hope
(905) 885-9254

Friday, March 3

10pm - Al Black & The Steady Band

Saturday, March 4

2-5pm & 10pm - Brave and Crazy

Wednesdays

8pm - Open mic w/ host Marty Hepburn

Coming Soon

Friday, March 10
10pm - Marty and the Mojos

Saturday, March 11
2-5pm & 10pm - Marty and the Mojos

The Garnet

231 Hunter St. W., Peterborough
(705) 874-0107

Thursday, March 2

9pm - Kitty Pit, Deathsticks, The Litch ($5 or PWYC)

Friday, March 3

9pm - I Dunno

Saturday, March 4

9pm - Brooklyn Doran, Gillian Nicola, Bethany Brown

VIDEO: "The Villain" - Brooklyn Doran

VIDEO: "Unconditionally" - Gillian Nicola

Wednesday, March 8

Cheyanne Buck, Adam Tario

Coming Soon

Thursday, March 9
Monique Barry, Brennon Wasson

Friday, March 10
Sputnik, Chris Culgin

Saturday, March 11
9pm - Richard Laviolette album release w/ Steve Lambke and Nick Ferrio ($10)

Sunday, March 12
STPS: Kerry Jayne, Stephen Stamp

Sunday, March 19
9pm - Mobina Galore w/ Muddy Hack, The Corporate Life ($10 or PWYC)

Monday, March 20
10pm - Tragedy Ann, Lotus Wight ($10 or PWYC)

Friday, March 31
9pm - Jennifer Castle ($12 in advance, $15 at door)

George & Orange Taproom & Kitchen

67 Orange St., Cobourg
(289) 252-0227

Thursdays

8-11pm - Open mic

Gordon Best Theatre

216 Hunter St. W., Peterborough
(705) 876-8884

Coming Soon

Friday, March 10
9pm - Lonesome Ace Stringband ($15 at door)

Friday, April 7
9pm - LMT Connection

Saturday, April 8
8pm - Steve & Hillary Dumoulin with Broken Harmony & Special Guests ($10, advance tickets at www.ticketscene.ca/events/17572/)

Junction Nightclub

253 George St. N., Peterborough
(705) 743-0550

Friday, March 3

10pm - Y2K Flashback w/ DJ Bill Porter (no cover)

Saturday, March 4

10pm - Pure Saturdays

Kawartha Coffee Co.

49 Bolton St., Bobcaygeon
(705) 738-1500

Friday, March 3

7-9pm - Brooklyn Doran and Gillian Nicola "Wings Unwired" Tour (PWYC)

Coming Soon

Friday, March 24
8-9pm - Nichole Coward ($10 or PWYC)

The Lounge by Lignum

442 George St. N., Peterborough
(705) 775-9463

Friday, March 3

7pm - Mike Graham

Saturday, March 4

7pm - Craig Paterson & Pete Woolidge

Coming Soon

Friday, March 10
7pm - Mike Graham

Saturday, March 11
7pm - Whitney Paget & Terry Finn

McThirsty's Pint

166 Charlotte St., Peterborough
(705) 743-2220

Thursdays

10pm - Jan Schoute

Fridays

10pm - Brian Haddlesey

Saturdays

10pm - Brian Haddlesey

Mondays

10pm - Trivia Night

Tuesdays

9pm - Topper Tuesdays w/ DJ Jake Topper

Wednesdays

9pm - Cody Watkins

The Mill Restaurant and Pub

990 Ontario St., Cobourg
(905) 377-8177

Thursday, March 2

7pm - Ragwax

Coming Soon

Thursday, March 9
7pm - The Invisible Sideman

Oasis Bar & Grill

31 King St. E., Cobourg
(905) 372-6634

Thursdays

6:30pm - Live music

Sundays

5:30pm - PHLO

Wednesdays

6:30pm - Live music

Pastry Peddler

17 King St., Millbrook
(705) 932-7333

Friday, March 3

5:30 & 7:45pm - Jazz Dinner Weekend ft Michael Monis, Kirk Lossell, Howard Baer ($45 per person

Saturday, March 4

SOLD OUT - 5:30 & 7:45pm - Jazz Dinner Weekend ft Michael Monis, Kirk Lossell, Howard Baer ($45 per person

Pattie House Smokin' Barbecue

6675 Highway 35, Coboconk
(705) 454-8100

Saturday, March 4

8pm - Benefit for Kelly Prentice w/ live entertainment, country auction ($10, all proceeds to purchase of prosthetic leg)

Pig's Ear Tavern

144 Brock St., Peterborough
(705) 745-7255

Thursdays

9pm - Open stage

Fridays

Pingo

Saturday, March 4

9pm - Broken Harmony

Mondays

Pool Night

Tuesdays

Music night w/ DJ Johnny Punter

Wednesdays

Humpday Karaoinke

Puck' N Pint Sports Pub

871 Chemong Rd., Peterborough
(705) 741-1078

Fridays

Live music

Tuesdays

Live music

Red Dog Tavern

189 Hunter St. W., Peterborough
(705) 741-6400

Saturday, March 4

BA Johnson

Tuesdays

10pm - Open mic w/ Matt Diamond

Coming Soon

Friday, March 10
Blue Sky Miners

Saturday, March 11
10pm - The Pick Brothers ($5 in advance at www.ticketscene.ca/events/17242/, $7 at door)

Wednesday, March 22
10pm - A Tribe Called Red ($25 in advance at www.ticketscene.ca/events/17241/)

Friday, March 24
10pm - Helldevilles ($10)

Sunday, March 26
10pm - Five Alarm Funk ($10 in advance at www.ticketscene.ca/events/17374/)

Saturday, April 1
10pm - Julian Taylor Band and Kasador ($10 in advance at www.ticketscene.ca/events/17399/)

Saturday, April 8
10pm - Said the Whale ($15 in advance at www.ticketscene.ca/events/17075/)

Saturday, April 15
9pm - ANVIL ($20 in advance at www.ticketscene.ca/events/17002/)

Friday, May 12
5:30pm - Peterborough Live Music Festival Acoustic Jam w/ Nathan Bottomley, The Templars (all ages, $5 or $15 for weekend pass, in advance at www.ticketscene.ca/events/17190/)

Riverside Grill & Gazebo - Holiday Inn

150 George St, Peterborough
(705) 743-1144

Coming Soon

Friday, March 10
8pm - Jack De Keyzer Solo Performance ($15)

Shots

379 George Street K9H 3R2, Peterborough
(705) 749-9315

Wednesdays

10pm - Wednesday House Party

Southside Pizzeria

25 Lansdowne St. W., Peterborough
(705) 748-6120

Fridays

9am-12pm - Open mic ($2); 8pm - Karaoke

Tuesdays

9am-12pm - Open mic (free); 8pm - Karaoke

The Spill

414 George St., Peterborough
(705) 748-6167

Thursday, March 2

8pm - Hearing Trees w/ No Pussyfooting and Garbageface

Friday, March 3

9:30pm - Mary Kate Edwards EP Release Show ($10, includes copy of Blueberry Pie)

Saturday, March 4

6-10pm - Trent Radio RPM End of Challenge Creators Social & Listening Party

Monday, March 6

8pm - The Day of the Dude 2017 (entry by donation, no one turned away)

Wednesday, March 8

9pm - Fat Plant Assembly presents Elizabeth Lima and Alix Hyde w. Not Twins ($8)

Coming Soon

Friday, March 10
8pm - Broken Foot, Beyond The Wall, Cleopatrick, Sonorous (all ages, $5)

Monday, March 13
8pm - Fiddlehead Soup

The Trend

110 London St., Peterborough
(705) 750-1265

Thursday, March 2

7-10pm - Mysterious Entity Theatre Script Club

Coming Soon

Thursday, March 9
8-11pm - Trent Music Society Open Mic Night

The Venue

286 George Street North, Peterborough
(705) 876-0008

Coming Soon

Tuesday, March 14
7pm - "Kiss & Cry" screening ($20)

Friday, March 17
9pm - 1st Annual Shamrock Music Festival ft Lost Kings, Elephant, Khaos, Kingzmin ($30 or $35 VIP, tickets at www.eventbrite.ca/e/ptbos-1st-annual-shamrock-music-festival-tickets-31999330860?aff=eac2)

Saturday, March 25
6:30pm - PRHC Foundation Bollywood fundraiser ($125 or $175 VIP)

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