Appalachian Mountain Brewery

163 Boone Creek Drive, Boone

appalachianmountainbrewery.com

(828) 263-1111

Dec. 6: Brian Ernst, 7:30 to 11 p.m., free

Dec. 7: Somebody’s Child, 7:30 to 11 p.m., free

Dec. 8: BanDam, 7:30 to 11 p.m., free

Dec. 9: Rustin Clawson, 7:30 to 11 p.m., free

Dec. 11: Trivia Tuesday

Dec. 12: Open Mic Night, 8 to 11 p.m., free

Bodega’s Kitchen and Wine Bar

488 Main St. W., Banner Elk

BodegasBE.com

(828) 898-7773

Dec. 7: Beech Season IPA Launch and Holiday Fundraiser featuring Handlebar Betty, 5 to 9 p.m., silent auction, donations accepted

Boone Saloon

489 West King St., Boone

Boonesaloon.com

(828) 264-1811

Dec. 6: Muz, 9 p.m., $5

Dec. 7: Ross Robinette and Friends, 9 p.m,. $5

Dec. 8: Appalachian Pride Drag Show, 9 p.m., $5

Casa Rustica

1348 N.C. 105 S., Boone

www.casarustica1981.com

(828) 262-5128

Live jazz music every Thursday night with Todd Wright and Andy Page.

Live music every Sunday night

Fred and Larry’s Coffee Shop

3591 Tynecastle Highway, Banner Elk

www.facebook.com/fredandlarrys

Dec. 7: Open Mic Night, 7 p.m., free

Galileo’s

1087 W. King St., Boone

www.galileosboone.com

(828) 865-9591

Karaoke every Friday night starting at 10 p.m.

Trivia every Monday night starting at 8:30 p.m.

Worship Music Night every Sunday at 7 p.m.

High Country Toy Drive Concerts

Contact Lynne Learn to donate if you cannot come to shows

(423) 794-8825 or email lynnelear@yahoo.com

Dec. 11: High Country Toy Drive with music by Upright and Breathin’ at Lost Province Brewing Co., 130 N. Depot St., Boone, 6 to 10 p.m., donations, unwrapped toys and clothing accepted

Dec. 12: High Country Toy Drive with music by Hope Harvey and Friends at Painted Fish Cafe and Bar, 2941 Tynecastle Highway, Banner Elk, 6 to 10 p.m., donations, unwrapped toys and clothing accepted

Highlanders Grill and Tavern

4527 Tynecastle Highway, Banner Elk

(828) 898-9613

Dec. 6: Open Karaoke Night, 8 p.m., free

Dec. 7: Open Mic Night, 8 p.m., free

Dec. 8: JJ Hipps, 7 p.m., free

Jones House Cultural and Community Center

604 West King St., Boone

www.joneshouse.org

(828) 268-6280

Dec. 6: Open Old-time/Bluegrass Jam Night, 7:30 to 10 p.m., free

Lost Province Brewery

130 N. Depot St., Boone

Lostprovince.com

(828) 265-3506

Dec. 6: $3 Thursday and College Night with ASU Jazz Combos, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.., free

Dec. 7: Holden Bare, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., free

Dec. 8: Bryan Toney and Friends, 7:30 to 10 p.m., free

Dec. 12: Trivia Night, 7 p.m., free

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Boone

805 W. King St., Boone

mellowmushroom.com/store/boone

(828) 865-1515

Dec. 12: Bring Your Own Vinyl Night, 5:30 to 9 p.m., free

Nick’s Restaurant & Pub

4527 Tynecastle Highway

Banner Elk

(828) 898-9613

Dec. 6: Open Karaoke Night, 8 p.m., free

Noble Kava Bar

783 W. King St., Boone

www.noblekava.com

(828) 386-1242

Open mic night every Thursday from 7 to 10 p.m.

Live music every Friday night from to 10 p.m., no cover

Hookah night every Saturday from 7 to 11:30 p.m.

Pedalin’ Pig BBQ and Pub

4235 Hwy 105 S., Banner Elk

thepedalinpig.com

(828) 898-7500

Dec. 6: Live Music, 7 to 9 p.m., free

Pedalin’ Pig BBQ and Pub

2968-A, Highway 105, Boone

thepedalinpig.com

(828) 355-9559

Dec. 6: Live Music, 7 to 9:30 p.m., free

Ransom

747 W. King St., Boone

www.ransomboone.com

(828) 264-5117

Dec. 7: Pig Ankle Annie with William Ritter and Friends, 10 p.m., cover

Dec. 8: Foxy Moron, 10 p.m., cover

Dec. 12: Open Bluegrass Jam, 6 to 9 p.m., free

Rivers Street Ale House

957 Rivers St., Boone

www.riverstrettalehouse.com

(828) 264-8100

Dec. 12: Music Matchup, 9 p.m., free, 18+

The Hotel Tavern

5 W. Main St., West Jefferson

www.thehoteltavern.com

(336) 846-2121

Dec. 7: CJ Ballard, 6:30 p.m., free

Dec. 8: Edward Main, 6:30 p.m., free

The Local

179 Howard St., Boone

www.thelocalboone.com

(828) 266-2179

Dec. 8: Melissa Reaves Holiday Show, 8 p.m., cover, call for reservations

Dec. 12: Dinner Show with half price wine, 6 to 9 p.m., free

Dec. 12: Trivia Night, 10 p.m., cover

The Tapp Room

421 Blowing Rock Road, Boone

www.tapproom.com

(828) 386-1216

Dec. 8: Live Music, 10 p.m., cover

Timberlake Restaurant — Chetola Resort at Blowing Rock

185 Chetola Lake Drive, Blowing Rock

www.chetola.com/restaurants.html

(828) 295-5500

Dec. 6: Lucky Strikes, 6 to 9 p.m., free

Dec. 7: TBA, 6 to 9 p.m., free

Dec. 8: Drayton Aldridge and Brooks Forsyth, 6 to 9 p.m., free

Dec. 12: Edward Main, 6 to 9 p.m., free

Town Tavern

1182 Main St., Blowing Rock

www.towntavernbr.com

(828) 295-7500

Dec. 7: The King Bees, 9:30 p.m., free

Twigs Restaurant and Bar

7956 Valley Blvd., Blowing Rock

Twigsbr.com

(828) 295-5050

Dec. 7: Tin Can Alley, 9 p.m., free

Dec. 8: Stone Creek Hollar, 9 p.m., free

Woodlands BBQ

8304 Valley Blvd. (Highway 321 Bypass), Blowing Rock

www.woodlandsbbq.com

(828) 295-3651

Mondays – Live Music

Tuesdays – The Neighbors

Wednesdays – Gene Goforth

Thursdays – The Neighbors

Fridays – Phil Stinson

Saturdays – Gene Goforth

Sundays – The Neighbors

All music is free and begins at 6 p.m.

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