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Around Town Tours

Offering tours of Ann Arbor and the surrounding areas for people who are here to explore a new job, attend a conference, or just visit. Starting at $175. info@aroundtowntours.org, aroundtowntours.org

218 N. Fourth [map]
(734) 662-7790


Blue Karaoke

Karaoke club with 10 private party rooms for groups of 2-40. Lyrics available in 10 languages. Juice and soft drinks; bring your own food, beverages, and party favors. Daily 5 p.m.-3 a.m. bluekaraoke.com

404 W. Liberty [map]
(734) 302-3673


Circus Bar, Billiards & Karaoke

Open during renovations, slated for a late 2017 completion. Circus incorporates four distinct venues. No cover except for special events. Circus, (18 & up), Tues.-Sat 8 p.m.-2 a.m.; free pool. The Cavern Club, (18 & up), in the basement hosts private parties and Karaoke Fri. 9 p.m.-2 a.m.; no food, free pool. The Millennium Club, (21 & up), has occasional Sat. live shows and rotating DJs Fri. & Sat. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Gotham City is 3,000 square feet of rentable space. circusannarbor.com

210 S. First [map]
(734) 913-8890


Conor O'Neill's

Downtown Irish pub with a patio in the summer, fireplace in the winter, traditional Irish session most Sundays, 7:30 p.m., other entertainment including live bands and DJs nightly. conoroneills.com/annarbor

318 S. Main [map]
(734) 665-2968


Guy Hollerin's Ann Arbor Bar and Grill

Bar/restaurant features "Local Blues & Local Brews" Sat. 8 p.m.-midnight, with dancing to live music. hiannarbor.com/guy-hollerins-brews-blues.php

Holiday Inn, 3600 Plymouth at US-23 [map]
(734) 769-4323


LIVE

High-energy dance club with DJs. Check website for upcoming live shows. Age 21 & over. Hours: Thurs. & Sat. 9 p.m.-2 a.m.; Fri. 6 p.m.-2 a.m.; closed Sun.-Tues., & Wed. (summer). livea2.com

102 S. First [map]
(734) 623-1443


Mash

Lounge bar located in the basement of Blue Tractor (see Restaurants, Bars & Grills) specializes in bourbon and whiskey, with Blue Tractor microbrews. Full bar. Open Mon.-Wed. 4 p.m.-midnight, Thurs.-Sat. 4 p.m.-2 a.m., Sun. 6 p.m.-midnight. Live music Wed.-Sat. evenings. mashbar.net

211 E. Washington [map]
(734) 332-6046


Necto

Dance club, music and show venue. Three floors, with outdoor patio. No food. Age 18 & over. Mon. & Thurs.-Sat. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. necto.com

516 E. Liberty [map]
(734) 994-5436


Rick's American Cafe

DJs, dancing, pool tables, darts. Age 21 & over. Mon.-Wed 9 p.m.-2 a.m., Thurs. and Fri. 8 p.m.-2 a.m, closed Sun. (Hours may vary during the summer.) $3 drinks on Mon., $1 well drinks and free admission for students Tues., Ladies Night (admission free for women) on Thurs. ricksamericancafe.com/home-ann-arbor

611 Church [map]
(734) 996-2747


Rush Nightclub

Cocktail lounge and nightclub with music, karaoke, DJs and dancing. Age 21 & over. Wed.-Sat. 7 p.m.-2 a.m. info@rushannarbor.com, rushannarbor.com

314 S. Main [map]
(734) 531-6187


Savor Ann Arbor

Offers free, downloadable mobile and web-friendly e-tours of the Ann Arbor area and University of Michigan, exploring local history, architecture, shops and culinary treasures. Also offers a wide variety of private tours. $35-$60 per person. info@savorannarbor.com, savorannarbor.com


(734) 709-4739


The Ark

This 400-seat club presents a wide range of folk and roots music by local, national, and international performers. feedback@theark.org, theark.org

316 S. Main [map]
Tickets: (734) 763-8587. Office: (734) 761-1800


The B-Side

All-ages youth-run concert venue committed to booking and promoting bands of all genres, sizes and ages. The 350-person venue in the Neutral Zone features local teen and adult acts, and touring bands on weekends. thebsidevenue.com

Neutral Zone, 310 E. Washington [map]
(734) 214-9995


The Blind Pig

Legendary local concert venue. Live music many evenings. No food. Cash only. Age restrictions vary; call ahead. 8 Ball Saloon downstairs has pool tables and free darts. Age 19 & over. Daily 3 p.m.-2 a.m. Closed most Sun. blindpigmusic.com

208 S. First [map]
(734) 996-8555


The Habitat

Dancing to live bands Tues.-Sat., jazz Sun. Bar menu, including sandwiches and appetizers. Age 21 & over after 10:30 p.m. Tues.-Thurs. 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Fri. & Sat. 9:30 p.m-1:30 a.m., Sat. 4 p.m.-1:30 a.m., Sun. 4 p.m.-midnight. webersinn.com/the-habitat

3050 Jackson (Weber's Restaurant) [map]
(734) 665-3636


The Last Word

Cocktail bar serving seasonal small plates. Craft drink classes. Live jazz Thurs. nights. Age 21 & over. Tues.-Sat. 5 p.m.-2 a.m. Closed Sun. & Mon. thelastwordbar@gmail.com, thelastwordbar.com

301 W. Huron [map]
(734) 585-5691


Zal Gaz Grotto

Masonic social club has live jazz shows for the public on some Sun., Mon., and Tues. nights. See calendar on website. info@zalgaz.org, zalgaz.org

2070 W. Stadium [map]
(734) 663-1202




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