It’s not all green beer and corned beef. Of course, there is green beer and corned beef, if that’s your thing.
Monday, March 12.
No birthdays of significance happen today. :-)
Sue Fink, Savannah, Donna Frost, and Hannah Frank at Katerina’s, 1920 W. Irving Park Rd, Chicago. 7:30 PM. $10
Tuesday, March 13.
Megan McDonough, Susan O’Halleran, and Kathleen Keane in a St. Patty’s Day program on Folk Festival with Lilli Kuzma, 90.9 FM or wdcb.org. 7 PM.
Vince Chiarelli at Emerson House, 420 Main St, Rockford. 6 PM.
Wednesday, March 14.
Mark Dvorak at Eastern Illinois University, 600 Lincoln Ave, Charleston. Noon.
Dave Spector’s Adventures with a Blues Diva with Sharon Lewis at Evanston SPACE, 1245 Chicago Ave, Evanston. 8 PM $18 – $22.
Mick Scott at Potbelly’s 2264 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago, Noon 2 PM.
Thursday, March 15.
Buddy Mondlock at the Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake St, Oak Park. 7 PM.
Friday, March 16.
Joe Jencks at Highland Avenue Coffee House, 783 W. Highland Ave, Elgin. 7 PM. $15 suggested.
Open Mic at the Twoi Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss St, Downers Grove. 8:15 PM. $7
Folk You at The Horseshoe, 4115 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago. 8 PM.
Saturday, March 17.
Ruth and Max Bloomquist at Maple Street Chapel, 220 S. Main St, Lombard. 7:30 PM. $15.
Sparky and Rhonda Rucker at Dickson Mounds in Lewiston.
Megan McDonough and Susan O’Halleran at Evanston SPACE, 1245 Chicago Ave, Evanston. 7 PM. $18 – $30.
Sanctified Grumblers at the Farmhouse, 228 W. Chicago Ave, Chicago. 7 PM.
Trillium at the Irish Mill, 26592 N. Route 83, Mundelein. 2:30 – 5:30.
February Sky at the Plainfield Public Library, 15025 S. Illinois St, Plainfield. 11 AM.
Mick Scott, The Borstal Boys, Rick Veras, and Dave Ramey at the Tilted Kilt, 447 Milwaukee Ave, Vernon Hills. Noon – 3 PM.
Tim O’Shea and Patrick Buckley, from County Kerry, no less, at the Celtic Knot 626 Church St, Evanston. 9:30 PM.
Sunday, March 18.
Mustard’s Retreat, plus Cath Kasmer, at the Lake County Folk Club, at Aleks’ Restaurant, 545 Rockland Rd, Lake Bluff. 7 PM. $12.
Carrie Newcomer at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago. 7 PM. $22.
Felisko and Noden open for The Tod Robinson Trio and Dave Spector at Evanston SPACE, 1245 Chicago Ave, Evanston. 7 pm. $12 – $22.
Trillium at the Woodridge Public Library, 3 Plaza Drive, Woodridge. 2 PM.
The Andina and Rich Comedy Hour, online at reddragontv.tv 7 PM.
Jamie O’Reilly and the Rogues, plus Crooked Mouth and Midnight Moxie, at the Prop Theater, 3502 N. Elston Ave, Chicago. 5 PM. $20.
Larry Rand, Nicole Mendyk, Rick Veras, Barb Hollek, John Michaels, and Bruce Foster at Uncommon Ground, 3800 N. Clark St, Chicago. 7 PM.
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