Central Illinois Entertainment Bar and Arena Schedules
Wally for President

What's happening at some of the Hottest Venues in Central Illinois

Support live music!




Add your event       Sign In Sign in with facebook
Custom Search
Parmalee
Parmalee Friday, January 20th 2017
Parmalee's country rock sound has its roots in the bluegrass, traditional country, southern rock and blues covers the guys grew up hearing their families play. Matt and Scott Thomas grew up near Greenville, NC watching their father Jerry front a p
Limelight Eventplex - Peoria
Limelight Eventplex - Peoria
The William Marsala Band (IBC Fundraiser) Friday, January 20th 2017
Memphis On Main - Champaign
Memphis On Main - Champaign
21793
Derel Monthieth Friday, January 20th 2017
Live at the Five Spot: Jazz
Contemporary Art Center - Peoria
Contemporary Art Center - Peoria
Illinois Symphony Orchestra
Illinois Symphony Orchestra Friday, January 20th 2017
American Voices BCPA Administrative Offices 107 E. Chestnut St. Bloomington, IL 61701 INFO: (309) 434-2787 | Contact Us
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts - Bloomington
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts - Bloomington
Chris Lee Friday, January 20th 2017
*No Cover Charge* FREE FISH FRY 5pm-9pm Show 6pm-10pm
Hot Spots Bar - Clayton
Liquid Stranger Friday, January 20th 2017
With Space Jesus, LWKY, Blastfome, and Indigo Child
Castle Theatre - Bloomington
Castle Theatre - Bloomington
21810
Judy Page Friday, January 20th 2017
Rhythm Kitchen - Peoria
Rhythm Kitchen - Peoria
The Suitcase Junket Friday, January 20th 2017
Bedrock 66 Live! brings The Suitcase Junket to Springfield, IL. Online sales end at Noon the day of the show. Tickets for $20 will be available at the door.
Bar None - Springfield
Bar None - Springfield
21797
Dexter O'Neal & Funkyard! Friday, January 20th 2017
Jazz UpFront - Bloomington
Jazz UpFront - Bloomington
Ryan Ideus & Feudin Hillbillys
Ryan Ideus & Feudin Hillbillys Friday, January 20th 2017
Having had the honor of opening up for the current ACM Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan; imagine a country boy raised on a farm, in a town population of less than 100 people, with its only claims to fame being a church and a grade school. Imagine t
Fattys - Dekalb
Fattys - Dekalb
THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP Friday, January 20th 2017
** AGES 19 AND OVER WITH PROPER ID ** ** NO REFUNDS :: NO EXCHANGES ** ** ARTISTS/LINEUPS SUBJECT TO CHANGE **Friday January 20thTerminus VictorAcme PrincipleLonely TrailerTigerbeat / Jans ProjectThe AutocorrectSlick Lisp$7 advance / $7 doorDOORS&nb
Highdive - Champaign
Highdive - Champaign
Brushville
Brushville Friday, January 20th 2017
Fat City Bar & Grill - Champaign
Fat City Bar & Grill - Champaign
The Bygones
The Bygones Friday, January 20th 2017
Nostalgic Rock
Cheek's Bar & Grill - Bloomington
Cheek's Bar & Grill - Bloomington
THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP
THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP Friday, January 20th 2017
Friday, January 20 Doors 8:00 PM :: Show 8:30 PM THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP with special guests: Terminus Victor + Acme Principle + Lonely Trailer + Tigerbeat / Jans Project + The Autocorrect + TBA
The Accord - Champaign
The Accord - Champaign
American Voices - Illinois Symphony Orchestra
Illinois Symphony Orchestra Saturday, January 21st 2017
American Voices - Illinois Symphony Orchestra. Aram Demirjian, Conductor, Julia Bullock, Soprano
Sangamon Auditorium - Springfield
Sangamon Auditorium - Springfield
HBO, Comedy Central, BET Comic View! LIVE! Saturday, January 21st 2017
The Hottest Comedy Show is coming to Bloomington, IL Saturday Jan 21st! Funny Lady Comedian Sonya "D" Celebratin' her Special Day 1st time ever in Bloomington...Celebrity Guest.Comedian..HONEST JOHN! One of the funniest comedians in the Nation!
Lincoln Springs Center - Bloomington
Lincoln Springs Center - Bloomington
Rod Tuffcurls And The Bench Press
Rod Tuffcurls And The Bench Press Saturday, January 21st 2017
Fat City Bar & Grill - Champaign
Fat City Bar & Grill - Champaign
Black Oak Arkansas
Black Oak Arkansas Saturday, January 21st 2017
with Framing The Red, Sadistic Cowboys, Matt Miller In the year 1963, some high school pals decided to get together to form a group because of their love of music. After 43 years, several dozen albums three of which became gold, one of which became
Twisted Spoke Saloon - Pekin
Twisted Spoke Saloon - Pekin
Bud Summers Saturday, January 21st 2017
Win, Lose, or Draught - Springfield
Win, Lose, or Draught - Springfield
THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP
THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP Saturday, January 21st 2017
Saturday, January 21 Doors 8:00 PM :: Show 8:30 PM THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP with special guests: Airacobra + Coco Butter Kids + Decadents + Underwerewolves + Caleb Cook Band + Teaspoon Hunter + Whiske
The Accord - Champaign
The Accord - Champaign
Ryan Ideus & Feudin Hillbillys
Ryan Ideus & Feudin Hillbillys Saturday, January 21st 2017
Having had the honor of opening up for the current ACM Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan; imagine a country boy raised on a farm, in a town population of less than 100 people, with its only claims to fame being a church and a grade school. Imagine t
Johnny & June's - Flora
Rockin’ for Rachel 2017 Saturday, January 21st 2017
With State of Mind
Castle Theatre - Bloomington
Castle Theatre - Bloomington
h
Confederate Railroad Saturday, January 21st 2017
with special guest Ray Scott & Melissa Lee
Boondocks - Springfield
Boondocks - Springfield
American English
American English Saturday, January 21st 2017
Back by popular demand! American English is simply the best Beatle tribute story of our time. At the inception of the band, they were voted “number one” by thousands of Beatle fans as winners of sound alike contests at Beatlefest® for
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts - Bloomington
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts - Bloomington
21497
Audition Day – Music Students Saturday, January 21st 2017
For additional information contract Janet Tulley (309)438-3566
Center for the Performing Arts - Normal
Center for the Performing Arts - Normal
Rob Juice & The Bad Boyz! Saturday, January 21st 2017
Jazz UpFront - Bloomington
Jazz UpFront - Bloomington
Peoria Symphony Orchestra: Gershwin Matinee
Peoria Symphony Orchestra Sunday, January 22nd 2017
Peoria Symphony Orchestra: Gershwin Matinee Tickets On Sale: On Sale July 1, 2016 Get Tickets Now
Civic Center - Peoria
Civic Center - Peoria
Tas Cru
Tas Cru Sunday, January 22nd 2017
Pop's Place - Decatur
Pop's Place - Decatur
Bud Summers Sunday, January 22nd 2017
Vixen Hill Winery - Palmyra
Open Mic Night
Open Mic Night Monday, January 23rd 2017
January 23 Open Mic Night. FREE for 21+, $2 if under 21. Doors open at 8:00 pm. Must be 18+ to enter.
Canopy Club - Champaign
Canopy Club - Champaign
Band Concerto Competition Monday, January 23rd 2017
For additional information contact band office (309)438-2166 If you will need special accommodation, please contact the event sponsor.
Illinois State University - Normal
Illinois State University - Normal
2015 IBC Finalist, The Good The Bad And The Blues Monday, January 23rd 2017
The Central Illinois Blues Society Party
The Alamo II - Springfield
The Alamo II - Springfield
21692
PCBS Monthly Blues Jam Wednesday, January 25th 2017
Pipa's Pub - Champaign
Pipa's Pub - Champaign
DWEEZIL ZAPPA: 50 Years of Frank Wednesday, January 25th 2017
Castle Theatre - Bloomington
Castle Theatre - Bloomington
21281
Illinois Music Education Conference Thursday, January 26th 2017
6pm - 7:30pm
Peoria Civic Center - Peoria
Peoria Civic Center - Peoria
THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP
THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP Thursday, January 26th 2017
Thursday, January 26 Doors 7:00 PM :: Show 8:00 PM THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP with special guests: WE THE ANIMALS + THE FIGHTS + TARA TERRA + MIKE INGRAM + FIONA KIMBLE + EURIAH + WINDER T
The Accord - Champaign
The Accord - Champaign
The Forum Live Thursday, January 26th 2017
The Forum Live - Macomb
Cadillac Jack Band Friday, January 27th 2017
Par-A-Dice Hotel & Casinotba - East Peoria
Par-A-Dice Hotel & Casinotba - East Peoria
CUB – J
CUB – J Friday, January 27th 2017
January 27 CUB – J.
Canopy Club - Champaign
Canopy Club - Champaign
State of Mind Friday, January 27th 2017
Live at the Five Spot: jazz, R&B
Contemporary Art Center - Peoria
Contemporary Art Center - Peoria
21550
Josh Abbott Band Friday, January 27th 2017
Boondocks - Springfield
Boondocks - Springfield
21811
Three And A Half Men Friday, January 27th 2017
Rhythm Kitchen - Peoria
Rhythm Kitchen - Peoria
Jay Alexander Friday, January 27th 2017
A Promise Council Fundraiser featuring Jay Alexander
Castle Theatre - Bloomington
Castle Theatre - Bloomington
21281
Illinois Music Education Conference Friday, January 27th 2017
9am - 5pm
Peoria Civic Center - Peoria
Peoria Civic Center - Peoria
Louie Anderson
Louie Anderson Friday, January 27th 2017
A two-time Emmy award winner, this iconic comedian is one of the country’s most recognized and adored comics. Named by Comedy Central as One of the 100 Greatest Stand-Up Comedians of All Time, Louie Anderson’s career has spanned more than
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts - Bloomington
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts - Bloomington
Hairbangers Ball
Hairbangers Ball Friday, January 27th 2017
Hairbangers Ball - The 80's Hair Rock Tribute Band
Fat City Bar & Grill - Champaign
Fat City Bar & Grill - Champaign
Blackberry Smoke-Like An Arrow Tour
Blackberry Smoke Friday, January 27th 2017
Blackberry Smoke has evolved from roughedged club act to arena ready rock 'n' roll juggernauts, while steadily extending and expanding the Southern rock tradition. Since the group’s formation in 2000, the band has never shied away from hard work,
Limelight Eventplex - Peoria
Limelight Eventplex - Peoria
THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP
THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP Friday, January 27th 2017
Friday, January 27 Doors 8:00 PM :: Show 8:30 PM THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP with special guests: 90'S DAUGHTER + BROTHER EMBASSY + ANDY MO + LOS GUAPOS + KATIE FLYNN + ZERO TIME + THE BASHFUL YOUNGENS
The Accord - Champaign
The Accord - Champaign
Sunshine Daydream
Sunshine Daydream Saturday, January 28th 2017
The Springfield based Grateful Dead band has played notable performances at the Danville Culture Shock Festival, Oakwood Block Party, NYE Lincoln theatre, Grate Pumpkin Fest, GD Campout, Mike N Mollys Beer Garden, Cowboy Monkey, High-note and many mo
Maguire's Bar and Grill - Bloomington, IL
Maguire's Bar and Grill - Bloomington, IL
The Bygones
The Bygones Saturday, January 28th 2017
Nostalgic Rock
Winners - Bloomington
Winners - Bloomington
The Crazy Johnny Band Saturday, January 28th 2017
Johnny & Kathy will be on their game, Come and see them like you have never before. Also A Willams, Ronnie Phelps, and Terry McCartney. a Classic Rock Night.
Goldy's Bar and Grill - Champaign
Goldy's Bar and Grill - Champaign
Illinois Music Education Conference Saturday, January 28th 2017
9am - 1pm
Peoria Civic Center - Peoria
Peoria Civic Center - Peoria
The Great Affairs- Past Curfew Saturday, January 28th 2017
Friend's For Shandi's Benefit show Denny solo acoustic set 4PM
Moore's Pub - Canton
John Aulabaugh and Just Like Inara - Album Release Party Saturday, January 28th 2017
We're pre-releasing our album California Rain with special guest Slick Lisp
The Clark Bar - Champaign
The Clark Bar - Champaign
Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder
Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder Saturday, January 28th 2017
Date/Time: Sat, January 28, 2017 – 7:30pm (doors open at 6:30pm) Seating: Reserved Seating Tickets: $69.50 VIP/$46.50/$38.50/$29.50 Add’l per ticket processing fees apply: $4 (online only) On-Sale Date: Fri, Aug 5, 2016 – 10am VT Series Ev
Virginia Theatre - Champaign
Virginia Theatre - Champaign
Go Cubs Go - Benefiting Children's Home
Go Cubs Go - Benefiting Children's Home Saturday, January 28th 2017
Children’s Home has been caring for the children in our community for 150 years. Operating from six locations in the Peoria area, our staff of 400+ professionals are committed to community-based, family-focused programs that provide counseling, edu
Limelight Eventplex - Peoria
Limelight Eventplex - Peoria
Quiet Riot
Quiet Riot Saturday, January 28th 2017
Fat City Bar & Grill - Champaign
Fat City Bar & Grill - Champaign
X- KRUSH Saturday, January 28th 2017
the blue grouch - Springfield
the blue grouch - Springfield
Ryan Ideus & Feudin Hillbillys
Ryan Ideus & Feudin Hillbillys Saturday, January 28th 2017
Having had the honor of opening up for the current ACM Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan; imagine a country boy raised on a farm, in a town population of less than 100 people, with its only claims to fame being a church and a grade school. Imagine t
Six Strings - Bloomington
Six Strings - Bloomington
Louis The Child
Louis The Child Saturday, January 28th 2017
Jay Goldberg Events & Entertainment presents Louis The Child. $17 in advance. $20 at the door. Doors open at 8:00 pm. Must be 18+ to enter.
Canopy Club - Champaign
Canopy Club - Champaign
Cadillac Jack Band Saturday, January 28th 2017
Minier Tap - Minier
The Good Companions Saturday, January 28th 2017
The Good Companions are a local rock and roll trio, performing original music. With influences ranging from jazz and blues, to country, soul, and bluegrass, the Good Companions have a unique sound that can be difficult to corner into any one genre.
411 Bar and Grill - Springfield
Branford Marsalis Quartet With Special Guest Kurt Elling
Branford Marsalis Quartet w/ Kurt Elling Saturday, January 28th 2017
The Branford Marsalis Quartet Will Be Joined By Guest-vocalist Kurt Elling In A Singular Collaboration Of Musical Forces.
Sangamon Auditorium - Springfield
Sangamon Auditorium - Springfield
Mucca Pazza
Mucca Pazza Saturday, January 28th 2017
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts - Bloomington
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts - Bloomington
Andy Crawford Trio Con Alma Saturday, January 28th 2017
Rhythm Kitchen - Peoria
Rhythm Kitchen - Peoria
The Brat Pack
The Brat Pack Saturday, January 28th 2017
Boondocks - Springfield
Boondocks - Springfield
THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP
THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP Saturday, January 28th 2017
Saturday, January 28 Doors 8:00 PM :: Show 8:30 PM THE 26TH ANNUAL GREAT COVER UP with special guests: CURB SERVICE + BEAT KITCHEN + ABNORMOUS + C-U BABE ALERT + CHURCH BOOTY + RYAN GROFF + NICK RAINEY &
The Accord - Champaign
The Accord - Champaign
MONEYBAGG YO LIVE IN CONCERT Saturday, January 28th 2017
MONEY BAGG YO LIVE IN CONCERT!
Flyght Bar & Lounge - Urbana
Flyght Bar & Lounge - Urbana
Blind Pilot Saturday, January 28th 2017
Castle Theatre - Bloomington
Castle Theatre - Bloomington
h
Dwight Yoakam Sunday, January 29th 2017
VIP ADMISSION STANDING ROOM ONLY
Boondocks - Springfield
Boondocks - Springfield
In Concert @ CPL: Ben Bedford Sunday, January 29th 2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM End Time: 3:00 PM Springfield artist Ben Bedford refers to his style as "American portrait songwriting," drawing upon history for inspiration and presenting songs with a strong sense of time and place. With four albums
Champaign Public Library Douglass Branch - Champaign
Champaign Public Library Douglass Branch - Champaign
Jackass Live Sunday, January 29th 2017
Castle Theatre - Bloomington
Castle Theatre - Bloomington
Bob "Whale" Miller Celebration Featuring Members of Kool Ray, Ready Steady Go, Johnny Quest, and many more
Bob "Whale" Miller Celebration Sunday, January 29th 2017
-title" title="2017-01-29T15:30:00-06:00">Show: 3:30 pm Limelight Eventplex Peoria, IL FREE Free
Limelight Eventplex - Peoria
Limelight Eventplex - Peoria
Open Mic
Open Mic Monday, January 30th 2017
Special Late Night Show Open Mic. with host Mike Ingram FREE 21+. $2 Under 21. Doors open at 10 PM. Must be 18+ to enter.
Canopy Club - Champaign
Canopy Club - Champaign
JOYCE MANOR + AJJ
JOYCE MANOR + AJJ Wednesday, February 1st 2017
Wednesday, February 1 Doors 6:00 PM :: Show 7:00 PM EARLY SHOW :: Pygmalion Show Series JOYCE MANOR + AJJ with special guests: Mannequin Pussy TICKETS: $15 ADVANCE / $18 DOOR
The Accord - Champaign
The Accord - Champaign
Wayne "The Train" Hancock Wednesday, February 1st 2017
Castle Theatre - Bloomington
Castle Theatre - Bloomington
Datsik
Datsik Thursday, February 2nd 2017
Canopy Club - Champaign
Canopy Club - Champaign
Aaron Carter
Aaron Carter Friday, February 3rd 2017
Canopy Club - Champaign
Canopy Club - Champaign
Chris Lee Friday, February 3rd 2017
*NO COVER CHARGE* FREE FISH FRY 5PM-9PM SHOW 6PM-10PM
Hot Spots Bar - Clayton
Ryan Ideus & Feudin Hillbillys
Ryan Ideus & Feudin Hillbillys Friday, February 3rd 2017
Having had the honor of opening up for the current ACM Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan; imagine a country boy raised on a farm, in a town population of less than 100 people, with its only claims to fame being a church and a grade school. Imagine t
Infusion Bar & Banquet Center - Decatur
h
Jason Boland & The Stragglers Friday, February 3rd 2017
WITH BRI BAGWELL
Boondocks - Springfield
Boondocks - Springfield
Ed And Judy Howard Friday, February 3rd 2017
Rhythm Kitchen - Peoria
Rhythm Kitchen - Peoria
The Bygones
The Bygones Friday, February 3rd 2017
Nostalgic Rock
Maguire's Bar & Grill - Bloomington
Maguire's Bar & Grill - Bloomington
Do you have an event or a club that you would like to see here?
Please click here to let us know about it.