• Summer art exhibit 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Westerly
  • August Art Exhibit 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Charlestown
  • Children's story hour 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Hope Valley
  • ACGOW August exhibit 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Westerly
  • August Art Exhibit 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Westerly
  • Free Hot Dog Day 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Westerly
  • Museum House tours 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Westerly
  • Cruise Night 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. Ashaway
  • Row & Glow Bioluminescent Paddle 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Charlestown
  • Summer Concert Series 7 p.m. - 8 p.m. Charlestown

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      The Josi Davis Trio will perform at Maugle Sierra Vineyard, Route 117, Ledyard, for an evening of wine and music on Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. The vineyard offers upbeat concerts Friday evenings at 6 p.m. The concerts are free. For more information, visit mauglesierravineyards.com or call 860-464-2987.

      THIS WEEK’S LOCAL NIGHTLIFE

      ANCIENT MARINER

      21 West Main St.

      Mystic

      860-536-5200

      ancientmarinermystic.com

      Live entertainment Thursdays at 8 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays at 9 p.m., and Sundays at 5 p.m.

      Aug. 21: Bethany and Andy, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

      Aug. 22: Tag Team, 9 p.m. to midnight

      Aug. 23: Christine Cooney, 9 p.m. to midnight

      Aug. 24: James Harris, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

      Aug. 28 : Frank and Phil, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

      ANDREA

      89 Atlantic Ave.

      Misquamicut

      andreahotel.net

      Aug. 21: Johnny MacLeod Duo

      Aug. 22: Happy and the Moonshine, 7 p.m. and DJ Lex, 10 p.m.

      Aug. 23: Anders Johnson, 1 p.m. and DJ Giorno, 9 p.m.

      Aug. 24: High Street Trio, 1 p.m. and DJ Don Dada, 9 p.m.

      Aug. 25: Jay The DJ, 5 p.m., and Tally Jo, 7 p.m., and DJ Don Dada, 9 p.m.

      Aug. 28: Green Tea

      ATLANTIC BEACH PARK’S WINDJAMMER

      321 Atlantic Ave.

      Misquamicut

      401-322-0504

      atlanticbeachpark.com

      Patio Bar, 1 p.m.

      Aug. 23: Ground Control

      Aug. 24: Jason Cardinal

      Surf Bar, 9:30 p.m.

      Aug. 22: Sugar

      Aug. 23: Palooza after-party with DJ Arianna

      BRAZEN HEN

      4 Canal St.

      Westerly

      401-348-8100

      thebrazenhen.com

      Music at 9:30 p.m.

      Aug. 21: TriviAcademy

      Aug. 22: Lovefest

      Aug. 23: The First Responders

      Aug. 28: TriviAcademy

      BREACHWAY GRILL

      1 Charlestown Beach Road

      Charlestown

      breachwaygrill.com

      Mondays: Team Trivia

      Tuesdays: Open mic night

      Aug. 21: Tom Burgess

      Aug. 22: Russ Partridge and Jeff Cesearine

      Aug. 23: Side By Each

      Aug. 28: Mike Bussey

      BRIDGE RESTAURANT

      37 Main St.

      Westerly

      401-348-9700

      restaurantinri.com

      Aug. 21: The 100 Watt Suns

      Aug. 22: Champagne Sky

      Aug. 23: Four Barrel Billy

      Aug. 27: Izzy Malek

      Aug. 28: Will Evans

      CAPT. DANIEL PACKER INNE

      32 Water St.

      Mystic

      860-536-3555

      danielpacker.com

      “Koozedays” every Tuesday after 9 p.m.

      Aug. 21: Jazz

      Aug. 22: Greg Sherrod

      Aug. 23: James Harris

      Aug. 24: Bashment Sounds

      Aug. 25: Darin Keech

      Aug. 26: Marty & Pat

      Aug. 27: James Harris

      Aug. 28: Jazz

      C.C. O’BRIEN’S

      8 Mechanic St.

      Pawcatuck

      860-599-2034

      ccobriens.com

      Trivia night every Tuesday, 7:30 p.m.

      Aug. 23: Abbey Normal

      CHARLESTOWN RATHSKELLER

      489A Old Coach Road

      Charlestown

      401-792-1000

      thecharlestownrathskeller.com

      Aug. 23: The Mintones

      Aug. 24: Jeff Glover

      Aug. 25: Ray Kenyon

      Aug. 26: Horseshoe tournament

      JONATHAN EDWARDS WINERY

      74 Chester Main Road

      North Stonington

      860-535-0202

      jedwardswinery.com

      Aug. 21: Eight To The Bar to benefit Sails Up 4 Cancer

      Aug. 24: Taj Mahal

      HARP AND HOUND

      4 Pearl St.

      Mystic

      860-572-7778

      harpandhound.com

      Aug. 23: Will Evans

      Aug. 26: James Harris

      Aug. 27: TriviAcademy

      KNICKERBOCKER

      35 Railroad Ave.

      Westerly

      401-596-4225

      theknickerbockercafe.com

      Aug. 21: Open mic with host band The Munsell Brothers Band. Free CD recording of the performance.

      Aug. 22: Downtown Brown with special guests from the Witness Protection Program

      Aug. 24: Brother Ghost, Dancing With Discord and No Recall

      Aug. 28: Open mic with host band Palazzo Brothers. Free CD recording of the performance.

      LA LUNA

      9 Whitehall Ave.

      Mystic

      860-536-6300

      lalunact.com

      Fridays: Acoustic music, 5:30 p.m. to midnight

      Saturdays: Live music, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.

      Wednesdays: Ladies Night and karaoke, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.

      Aug. 22: Andy & Bethany, 5 p.m.; Steve Christians, 8:30 p.m.

      Aug. 23: The Farmers

      MAUGLE SIERRA

      825 Colonel Ledyard Highway (Route 117)

      Ledyard

      mauglesierravineyards.com

      Open Wednesday-Monday, noon to 6 p.m. with extra hours on Friday until 9 p.m.

      No cover, just a wine purchase.

      Aug. 22: Josi Davis Trio, 6 p.m., with covers of The Police, Led Zeppelin and Steely Dan.

      Aug. 24: The Cartells Trio, 3 p.m., with popular swing, Motown, R&B, rock ‘n roll.

      Aug. 29: The Jan Jungden Trio, 6 p.m., with jazz keyboard, flute drums and bass.

      Aug. 31: Airborne Jazz Trio., 3 p.m., with cool jazz, R&B vocals, smooth jazz, world music, funk, Latin, island.

      OCEAN MIST

      895 Matunuck Beach Road

      Matunuck

      401-782-3740

      oceanmist.net

      Reggae Series with no cover on Thursday evenings through Aug. 28

      Aug. 21: Third World with Yellow Man

      Aug. 22: Turkuaz

      Aug. 23: Hope Road tribute to Bob Marley & The Wailers

      Aug. 24: The Mallett Brothers

      Aug. 28: Reggae Series with Spiritual Rez

      Aug. 28: Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band

      OCEANSIDE AT THE PIER

      1 Beach St.

      Narragansett

      401-792-3999

      oceansideatthepier.com

      Fridays: Acoustics, 3-7 p.m.

      Saturdays: Acoustics, 2-5 p.m.

      Mondays: Motown and today’s hits with Reasons, 3-7 p.m.

      Wednesdays: Open mic, 7 p.m.

      PADDY’S BEACH CLUB

      159 Atlantic Ave.

      Misquamicut

      401-596-2610

      Paddysbeach.com

      Aug. 21: Kid’s Foam Party, 6 p.m.

      Aug. 22: DJ on the Tiki Beach from 1-5 p.m. and on the back deck from 10 p.m. - 1 a.m.

      Aug. 23: Palooza on the Tiki Beach with Vinny Vibe, Jeff LeClair, Justin DuPont and DJ Tommy Dee

      Aug. 24: Palooza on the Tiki Beach with Taryn Manning of “Orange is The New Black,” DJ Seaneo and DJ Jay Spring

      PERKS & CORKS

      62 High St.

      Westerly

      401-596-1260

      perksandcorks.com

      Aug. 21: Men With Guitars

      Aug. 22: Marc Douglas Berardo

      Aug. 25: Songwriters Open Mic

      Aug. 27: Featured songwriters John Fuzek and Allyson Callery

      Aug. 28: Olivia Brownlee and Jay Psaros

      SANDY’S LIGHTHOUSE

      148 Atlantic Ave.

      Misquamicut

      401-596-1496

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      Karaoke at 8 p.m. Thursday and 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

      Aug. 22: Rhode Rage

      Aug. 23: Straight Pipes

      Aug. 29: False Positive

      SALTWATER FARM VINEYARD

      349 Elm St.

      Stonington

      860-415-9072

      saltwaterfarmvineyard.com

      Music in the tasting room Thursdays at 5 p.m.

      Aug. 21: Ben Freiert

      Aug. 28: Guido Falivene

      STEAK LOFT

      Olde Mistick Village

      Mystic

      860-536-2661

      steakloftct.com

      Aug. 21: Les Haley

      Aug. 22: KGB

      Aug. 24: PB&J

      Aug. 25: Greg Piccolo

      Aug. 27: Happy & The Moonshine

      Aug. 28 John Fries and Corina Malbuarn

      STONINGTON VINEYARDS

      523 Taugwonk Road

      Stonington

      860-535-1222

      stoningtonvineyards.com

      Friday concerts on the patio, 6-9 p.m.

      Aug. 22: Frank and Phil

      VENICE RESTAURANT

      165 Shore Road

      Westerly

      401-348-0055

      venicerestaurant.com

      First and third Thursdays Coastline Swing Band, 7:30 p.m.

      Aug. 21: Coastline Swing Band, 7:30 p.m.

      THE VOODOO GRILL

      12 Water St.

      Mystic

      860-572-4422

      thevoodoogrill.com

      Karaoke every Saturday, 9 p.m.

      Live music Thursdays and Fridays, trivia on Mondays

      Aug. 22: Addison Station Duo

      Aug. 23: Karaoke/DJ

      AT THE CASINOS

      FOXWOODS

      350 Trolley Line Blvd.

      Mashantucket

      800-200-2882

      foxwoods.com

      Grand Theater

      Aug. 22: Yanni

      Aug. 23: The Isley Brothers

      Comix at Foxwoods

      Today-Aug. 23: Nikki Glaser

      Sunday-Aug. 27: Last Comix Standing

      Fox Theater

      Aug. 22: Legends in Concert

      Aug. 23: Worldstar Comedy tour

      Hard Rock Cafe

      Aug. 24: DJ Martial and DJ Ruckus

      MOHEGAN SUN

      1 Mohegan Sun Blvd.

      Uncasville

      888-226-7711

      mohegansun.com

      Wolf Den

      Aug. 21: Maxi Priest

      Aug. 22: The Swon Brothers

      Aug. 23: Jonny Lang

      Aug. 24: Danielle Bradbery

      Aug. 25: Pirates for Peace

      Aug. 26: Beach Ave.

      Aug. 27: Jus Us Band

      Aug. 28: Cassadee Pope

      The Cabaret Theater

      Aug. 23: Joey Kola

      A DRIVE AWAY

      GEORGE’S OF GALILEE

      250 Sand Hill Cove Road

      Port of Galilee

      401-783-2306

      georgesofgalilee.com

      Sundays: Second Avenue, 2-6 p.m.

      Aug. 21: Steve Demers

      Aug. 22: Deluxe Edition

      Aug. 23: Justin Harris

      Aug. 25: DJ Action Jackson

      Aug. 26: Lori Martin

      Aug. 27: Mike Colletta

      Aug. 28: Greg Roch

      HOT ROD CAFE

      114 Bank St.

      New London

      860-447-2320

      Aug. 22: Sunday Gravy

      SNEEKERS CAFE

      568 Poquonnock Road

      Groton

      860-445-1967

      sneekerscafe.net

      Aug. 21: JC Hatfield Band

      Aug. 22: Pirates for Peace

      Aug. 23: Karaoke with Val Russell

      Aug. 28: Mike and The Sandman