Wednesday Roundup – St. Paddy’s Day Edition

It’s St. Paddy’s Day weekend – Get the green beer ready and make sure you have your green on this weekend, unless you enjoy getting pinched.


  • Steve Ball hosts an Open Mic at Lincoln Flats in Valparaiso at 8 PM.
  • Fresh Hops & Friends host The Jam at Beer Geeks in Highland starting at 8 PM.
  • Jeff Massey and Greg Ashby are at Finnegan’s Pub in Dyer at 8 PM also.


  • Dead to Rights is back at the Cubby Bear in Chicago at 8 PM – last time they had a special guest, don’t miss this if you can make it out.
  • The Acoustic Jam and Open Table Potluck at Paul Henry’s Art Gallery in Hammond starts at 7.
  • Billy and the Kid (Jason Russell) host an open mic at Local Option in Michigan City at 7 PM.
  • Steve Ball Acoustic is at The Abbey in Aberdeen, Valparaiso at 7 PM.


  • Steve Ball Acoustic is at The Lighthouse in Cedar Lake at 6:30 PM.
  • New Groove (Jessica Johnson, Eric Norman, Jason Russell) are at Zorn Brew Works at 8 PM.
  • The Lazy Lightning Band comes to Valpo to Steal Duffy’s Face at 8 PM.
  • Making it a double header in Valpo, we have Reggae Express at Franklin House starting at 10 PM.


  • Dead to Rights plays at Zorn Brewing for a Ramen Pop-Up Competition starting at 6 PM. We’re placing bets Erik Bakrevski’s ramen will take first.
  • AllGood with special guest Stealin’ the Farm are heading to South Bend’s McCormick’s Coney Island Bar for their St. Paddy’s Day party starting at 8 PM (Central Time).
  • Strings Beyond Description Birthday Pickin’ is happening at Finnegan’s Pub in Dyer at 8 PM.
  • Jeff Massey and Greg Ashby are at Up Your Alley in Schererville at 8 PM.

Sunday, Sunday, SUNDAY!

  • The Rusted Strings Band Grateful Gospel Brunch hosted by LOCAL 219 and Byway Brewing at 10:30 AM. The menu sounds delicious. Check the calendar for more information.
  • After brunch head on over to The Lazy Lightning Band’s Acoustic Afternoon at Anderson’s Winery in Valparaiso at 2 PM.

After Sunday, take a few days off to dry out. We’ll be back with more next week.

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My name is Ed Dixon. After some friends really enjoyed some photo sets I had done I started blogging. My main subjects are usually architecture, nature, and live bands. My personal blog is found on

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