Northern Rivers Gig Guide & Whats On

Fri 18

HAPPY DAZE KARAOKE, Lismore Workers Club, 7.30pm

NEIL ANDERSON, Lismore Workers Club Restaurant, 6pm

ANN, BILL & JILL, Lismore Workers Heights Bowls Club, 7.30pm

VASUDHA, Mary Gilhooleys, Lismore

DJ M-PHONK + DJ HUBBA, Winsome Hotel, Lismore, 9pm

KARAOKE WITH KYLE, Richmond Hotel, Lismore, 8pm

PUSH, Ballina RSL Club Riverside Lounge, 8.30pm

GERRI LOONG, Ballina RSL Bowling Club, 7pm

CLELIA ADAMS, Ballina Bowling Club, 7pm

THE SHARON MOORE BAND, Australian Hotel, Ballina, 8pm

ONE TWO MANY BAND, Lennox Point Hotel, 9.30pm

ANGRY PENGUINS, Commercial Hotel, Kyogle, 8.30pm

MARSHALL TRIO, Nimbin Hotel, 7.30pm

BRYSON MULLHOLLAND, The Urban, Bangalow, 7pm

BANGALOW MUSIC FESTIVAL, AI Hall, Bangalow

DAN CARROLL BAND, Great Northern, Byron, 9pm

24/7 JUNGLEBEATS, Beach Hotel, Byron, 9.30pm

CYBERBAS LIVE + DJ DAVE C, Buddha Bar, Byron, 7.30pm

NATHAN KAYE & THE DREAMSEEDS, The Rails, Byron, 7pm

MICKS SASHIMI BAND, Bos on Jonson St, Byron, 6.30pm

THE WAZ PORTER BAND, Hotel Brunswick, 6.30pm

JAM SESSIONS, Billinudgel Hotel, 8.30pm

UNDERCOVER, Australian Tavern, Mbah, 8.30pm

Sat 19

HEALTH & HERB FESTIVAL, Heritage & Riverside Parks, Lismore

CHECK 2/5, Lismore Workers Club, 6-9.30pm

WORKIES DISCO, Lismore Workers Club, 9.45pm-12.30am

KARAOKE COMPETITION, Richmond Hotel, Lismore, 8pm

CATH SIMES, Mary Gilhooleys, 9pm

GLENY RAE VIRUS & HER TAMWORTH PLAYBOYS, Winsome Hotel, Lismore, 7pm, $5 HECKYL & JIVE, Ballina RSL Riverside Lounge, 8pm

JO SOLLY, Ballina RSL Bowling Club, 6pm

DAVID REEVE, Ballina RSL Anchorage Lounge, 6pm

MEXICAN NIGHT: THE ROMANIACS, Gobbles Restaurant, Commercial Hotel, Kyogle, 6pm

HAPPY DAZE KARAOKE, Casino Golf Club, 7.30pm

LARA, Urban, Bangalow

BANGALOW MUSIC FESTIVAL, AI Hall, Bangalow

CROWDED HOUSE/SPLIT ENZ SHOW, Beach Hotel, Byron, 9.30pm

FORT, Great Northern Hotel, Byron, 9.30pm

FUTURE FLING DANCE PARTY, Byron Entertainment Centre, 9pm

DENNIS WILSON BIG BAND, The Rails, Byron, 6.30pm

DJ DAVE GRAVY, Buddha Bar, Byron, 9pm

FIDDLE DANCE, Brunswick Hotel, 6.30pm

AKASA, Mullum RSL, 8.15pm

BAD MAJIK, Australian Tavern, Mbah, 8.30pm

CAPE BYRON PLAYBACK THEATRE, Old Drill Hall, Mullum, 7.30pm

Sun 20

HEALTH & HERB FESTIVAL, Heritage & Riverside Parks, Lismore

CRUZ DUO, Basilico, Lismore, 12pm

CAMERON FORD QUARTET, Lismore City Bowling Club, 2pm

OPEN MIC & JAM SESSION, Winsome Hotel, Lismore, 3-7pm

BO KAAN: CD LAUNCH + ZAHLU, Nimbin Markets, all day

BALLINAS IDOL, Ballina RSL Riverside Lounge, 3pm

ROO, Lennox Point Hotel, 4pm

COMPASS ROSE, Nimbin Hotel, 1-5pm

ANAHATA, Sphinx Rock Cafe, Mt Burrell, 1PM

BANGALOW MUSIC FESTIVAL, Bangalow A&I Hall, 7.30pm, $15

ESKIMO JOE, Great Northern Hotel, Byron, 8pm

CROWDED HOUSE/SPLIT ENZ SHOW, Beach Hotel, Byron, 4pm

THE BLUE RIBBON KINGS, The Rails, Byron

THE JAM BROTHERS, Hotel Brunswick, 6.30pm

CHILLED PRESTON, Australian Tavern, Mbah, 2-5pm

COUNTRY MUSIC CLUB, Mullum RSL, 12pm

Mon 21

TEXAS HOLDEN POKER, Ballina RSL Club, 7pm, $5

RAOUL GRAFF, The Rails, Byron, 6.30pm

SALSA CLASS & FREESTYLE, Chincogan Hotel, Mullum, 7.30pm

MR WIZARD, Great Northern Hotel, Byron

BIG SCREEN DANCE MUSIC, Beach Hotel, Byron

Tues 22

JAZZ N BLUES: STEVE RUSSELL QUINTET, Rous Hotel, Lismore, 8.30pm, $7/5

BRACKETTS & JAM, Bangalow Hotel, 7.30pm

TRIVIA NIGHT, Buddha Bar, Byron, 7pm

HARRY HEALY, Great Northern Hotel, Byron

ROO, The Rails, 6.30pm

BIG SCREEN DANCE MUSIC, Beach Hotel, Byron

Wed 23

COCKATOO PAUL LIVE, Buddha Bar, Byron, 7pm

Thurs 24

THE DREAM, Star Court Theatre, Lismore, 10am/7pm, $22/17/12

MANDY BREEZE & DOUG KELLY, Mary Gilhooleys, Lismore, 8pm

KARAOKE WITH MARYANN, Gollan Hotel, Lismore, 7.30pm

JIM FAIRFULL-SOCIAL DANCE, Ballina RSL Club, 7.30pm, $2

THE AUDREYS, Great Northern Hotel, Byron

MULLUM FOLK CLUB: WILLIE MCELROY, Old Drill Hall, Mullum, 8pm, $5

Markets

RAINBOW REGION ORGANIC MARKET (Lismore Showground), every Tues, 8-11am

BYRON FARMERS MARKET (Butler Street Reserve, Byron), every Thurs, 8-11am

UKI PRODUCE AND CRAFT MARKET, every Sat

FARMERS MARKET (Lismore Showground), every Sat

BANGALOW FARMERS MARKET (rear of Bangalow Hotel), every Sat, 8-11am

LISMORE CARBOOT MARKET, Sun (Aug 20)

AQUARIUS FAIR MARKET, NIMBIN, Sun (Aug 20)

BALLINA MARKETS, Sun (Aug 20)

UKI BUTTERY BAZAAR, Sun (Aug 20)

NIMBIN MARKETS, Sun (Aug 20)

Galleries

BLUE KNOB GALLERY, Pushing the Portrait, till Aug 28

ARMISTEADS GALLERY, LISMORE, Bits & Pieces by Shirley Miller, till Aug 30

CADDIES COFFEE SHOP, LISMORE, A Unique Aussie-Thai View by Chang Kamrak, till Aug 31

ROXY GALLERY, KYOGLE, Fascination With Fibre by Fiona and Cherie Shadwell, till Sep 2

LUV A COFFEE, LISMORE, The Body by Ildiko Hammond, till Sep 30

THE CHANNON TAVERN, Exhibition by local artists, till early Oct


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