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• Benny & the Amigos — 7-10 p.m. Saturday, July 27, Neoga American Legion; admission, $5

• Matt Poss Band — 6-10 p.m. Saturday, July 27, outside, Orchard Inn, Effingham

• Fearless Freap — 3-7 p.m. July 27, Dozers Pub, Montrose

• Dismal Creek Band — Sunday, July 28, 4-7 p.m., $5 cover charge, dinner served starting at 4 p.m., freewill donation, Mason Civic Center, Mason

• Mike Porter, Marsha Banning and Panther Creek Band with guest Eddie Watson — 1 p.m., Sunday, July 28, 1950s and '60s music; Watson appeared on Grand Ole Opry with Billy Joe Royal, Eddie Raven and Ronnie McDowell; admission, $7; free ice cream at intermission; Gym Bob's Jamboree Show, 44 Apostle Road, Bible Grove. For more information visit gymbobs.com or call 618-665-3956.

• Effingham County Chamber Woodstock — Friday, Aug. 2, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Happy Hour, 6:30-10 p.m. Reverse Raffle, Effingham Event Center, tickets $100 each includes one raffle entry, chef's tastings and select drinks for two, entertainment and 1-in-10 chance to win, prize for best-dressed hippie, $5,000 grand prize, only 250 tickets will be sold, open to the public

• Randy Kemme & Thunder Road — 3-7 p.m., Aug. 3, Dozers Pub, outside

• Randy Kemme & Thunder Road — 8:30-11:30 p.m., Aug. 10, Danny's Qik Sak

• Randy Kemme & Thunder Road — 4:30-8 p.m., Aug. 18, Kenter's Tavern, outside

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

• Randy Kemme & Thunder Road — 8-11 p.m., Aug. 24, Effingham VFW

• 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.