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• One Man Band — 8 p.m.-midnight, May 31, no cover, Dozers Pub, Montrose

• Middle of America Craft Brew Fest — Saturday, June 1, Beer Tasting, 1-7 p.m.; bands play 1-11 p.m. downtown Effingham, Effing Brew will have food, Homewood Grill will serve ice cream

• Beer Nuts — 3-7 p.m., June 1, no cover, Dozers Pub, Montrose

• Local Honey — 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Saturday, June 1, Orchard Inn, Effingham

• Mike Porter, Marsha Banning and Panther Creek Band with guest Dave Dillon from Cisne — 1 p.m., doors open at noon, Sunday, June 2, Gym Bob's Jamboree Show, Bible Grove.

• Contagious — 5-9 p.m., Thursday, June 6, outdoor event, Orchard Inn, Effingham

• Mustang Sally — 6:30-9:30 p.m., June 8, Teutopolis Banquet Hall, outdoors

• One Brick Shu — 3-7 p.m., June 8, no cover, Dozers Pub, Montrose

• Richard Tucker Memorial Concert — 4 p.m. Sunday, June 9, sanctuary of St. Paul ELCA, Altamont. The concert will feature the talents of Robert Fasol, students from ACHS, as well as local musicians. Robert, nephew of Richard, is organist and choirmaster at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church in Oklahoma City, OK. A freewill offering will go to the Altamont Community District Unit 10 Music Department. Richard was a well-known musician in the Altamont/St. Elmo area and his love for gospel music was evident when he served as pianist for several congregations in the area. There will be refreshments and fellowship following the concert in the parish hall.

• Teutopolis KC Cruise Night — 5:30-8:30 p.m. June 14, Teutopolis Banquet Hall grounds, all vehicles welcome, no registration or entry fee required. Music by DJ Vince Higgs and car show ends at midnight. Porkburgers, hamburgers, pulled pork sundaes, brats, hot dog and refreshments will be available for purchase. No coolers allowed. Proceeds to benefit rebuilding Teutopolis Banquet Hall. For more info contact Ted Brumleve, 217-857-3537, or Brett Higgs, 217-925-5378.

• Backyard Boogie — 3-7 p.m., June 15, no cover, Dozers Pub, Montrose

• Visions and Vibrations — 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Saturday, June 15, Orchard Inn, Effingham

• Soul Riot — 4-8 p.m., June 22, Dozers Pub, Montrose

• Soul Riot — 8-11 p.m., June 28, Tuscan Hills Winery, Effingham

• Breakaway — 3-7 p.m., June 29, no cover, Dozers Pub, Montrose

• Mustang Sally — 7:30-11 p.m., July 4, Effingham Event Center

• Ben Nation — 3-7 p.m., July 6, no cover, Dozers Pub, Montrose

• Bike Wash, Vince Higgs — 2-6 p.m., July 13, Dozers Pub, Montrose

• Soul Riot and The Experienced — 8 p.m.-midnight, July 19, The Stage at Lake Sara

• Fearless Freap — 3-7 p.m. July 20, Dozers Pub, Montrose

• Soul Riot — 8-11 p.m., Aug. 23, Effingham Event Center Patio

• Mustang Sally — 7-10 p.m., Aug. 30, The Jennings Labor Day Party

• Country Music and Dance — 7-9 p.m. every Tuesday, live band, admission $2, Sunrise Community Center, Illinois 130, Newton, next to IGA. All singers are welcome.

• Monday Open Mic Night — 7-10 p.m., Chaser's Bar and Grill, Effingham.

• Original Country Classics Band — 7-10 p.m., first Saturday of the month, Greenup Village Municipal Building Auditorium, Greenup.

• Bluegrass/Country/Gospel Music — 7-10 p.m. every Friday night, Edgewood Country Opry, Edgewood, free admission. Donations are always accepted.

• Songwriter Open Mic — 7 p.m. every Wednesday at Village Wine and Gift Shop, Effingham.

• Open Mic Night — 9 p.m. every Wednesday at The Office Pub in downtown Effingham.

• County Line Country/Gospel Show — 7-10 p.m., every second Friday of the month, Herrick Community Center. No cover. Bring a favorite dish of finger foods to share, 50/50 drawing.

• Cowden Covered Bridge Opry — 7-10 p.m. third Friday of every month, Cowden Community Center. Bring snacks to share. Donations accepted.