thursday 11/16

4pm: the hannaford turns 1! the hannaford. free. >>

4pm: labs tap takeover: stone brewing! braxton labs. free. >>

5pm: bircus beer, circus mojo at the gruff! coin us for a special interactive circus mojo performance for the kids. there will be two bircus brews on tap for each performance. the gruff. free. >>

5pm: oyster mania! $1 oysters, $1 pbrs and $6 martinis. reservations recommended! the anchor-otr. free. >>

5:30pm: suds for shelter! hosted by braxton and the welcome house of nky! come out for a drink (ask for the special welcome house brew) and live music by shiloh hill! donate a household cleaning supply or purchase a $5 ticket for entry into our raffle – one lucky winner will take home a basket full of brews and braxton swag! donate 1-5 cleaning items (or $5) to receive 1 raffle ticket, 6-10 items (or $10) for 2 tickets, or 11+ items (or $15) for 3 tickets, or $20 for 4 tickets! donations can also be made at Braxton prior to the event for entry into the raffle. all donated cleaning supplies and proceeds will go towards the welcome house shelter for women and children. braxton brewing company. free. >>

6pm: avery tap takeover at mac’s in mainstrasse! mac’s pizza pub. free. >>

6pm: november liquid courage at bldg! this is a free aiga cincinnati event open to all in the creative industry! bldg. free. >>

6pm: girls night with av beauty bar! $5 wine and beer all night at the concession! if you want to skate before or after, rink admission and rental will be a total of $6 if you make a hair or nail appointment! fountain square ice rink. free. >>

6:30pm: thanksgiving wine tasting! heather from martin & co will be here sampling wines for your thanksgiving dinner.  crafts & vines. 5 tastes for $10. >>

7pm: double blind: laura sabo/leif fairfield, troy gallagher/mark shafer! double blind is a new series featuring improvised duo performances by musicians who have never before played together. the musicians will improvise together for the first time while blindfolded and wired into the post human dialectic interface. pique. free. >>

7pm: dottie warner and wayne shannon! arnold’s bar and grill. free. >>

7pm: mug club! get yourself some cheap mother fu*#in beer every thursday. start your weekend early with branded mugs + beer that keeps on flowin’ for a real fu*#in cheap price! mug: $6 + first beer free, domestic beers: $2 in the mug and craft beers: $4 in the mug. video archive. free. >>

7pm: turnpike tavern trivia! the turnpike tavern. free. >>

7pm: open mic / open jam night! come out at 6pm for some dinner from the pretzelfuls food truck! darkness brewing. free. >>

8pm: northside pride night drag show grand opening drink & dance! mixwells northside. free. >>

8pm: queen city live: xzela and northbound! queen city radio. free. >>

8pm: thursday night bar bingo at qce! queen city exchange. free. >>

8pm: arcade legacy: bar edition trivia w/ tom caruso! arcade legacy. free. >>

8pm: diana chittester and taylor hughes! southgate house revival. $10-$12. >>

9pm: efflorescence w/ dead humor and courtney from work and bc duo! urban artifact. free. >>

9pm: soul tunes at japp’s with jess lamb! japps since 1879. free. >>

9pm: eleanor friedburger w/ lisa walker! motr pub. free. >>

9pm: karaoke fantastic! back bar. northside tavern. free. >>

9:30pm: honey combs and combo slice! the lounge. southgate house revival. free. >>

10pm: matt waters band! cinci tin roof. free. >>

10pm: pop empire + longface (chi) at the comet! the comet. >>

11pm: late night pierogies! goes from 11pm-2am. longfellow cincinnati. One for $2, 3 for $5, 5 for $8. >>