Tuesday, January 25, 2011

The Scene - January 25, 2011

Let's set the "Scene" for your week of live entertainment and great fun in downtown Elgin:

Douglas Street Sports Pub
231 Douglas Avenue

Book your Super Bowl XLV party package now at DSSP. Packages start at $12 and be sure to inquire about booking their private party room. Halftime will be highlighted by their 2nd Annual Cheeseburger Chowdown Challenge. Call for more details!

The Gasthaus
15 N. Grove

On Saturday, January 29 at 9:30pm, the Gasthaus welcomes Crossbones Inc. CBI mixes the intensity of the 80's hardcore punk scene with the catchy sensibilities of early punk bands like The Ramones and The Sex Pistols.

Red Bar Winery
74 S. Grove Avenue

Time once again for Salsa Thursdays, each and every Thursday night at Red Bar After Dark! Enjoy a Tapas bar, red hot salsa dancing and music by DJ Mombo.

Villa Verone Ristorante Italiano
13 Douglas Avenue

On Thursday, January 27 at 6pm come out and say hello to this week's Elgin Person of the week, David Ham. Also, Elgin OPERA's Festival of Singers returns to Villa Verone on Sunday, January 30 from 6-9pm to perform Broadway showtunes, art songs and classic opera for your dining pleasure.

Elgin Public House
219 E. Chicago St.

EPH's next trivia tourney for February/March begins Wednesday, February 2 at 7pm. With Half-Price Burger Nights every Monday night, Trivia Night every Wednesday and live jazz every Friday & Saturday, there's always something brewing at Elgin Public House.

Martini Room
161 E. Chicago Street

Bring all your rowdy friends to Martini Madness on Monday nights at Martini Room. All your favorite martinis are 25% off. Doors open at 4:30pm!

Be sure to check out Elgin Symphony Orchestra's Bring on the Brass - a Family Series Concert featuring the ESO Brass Quintet on Saturday, January 29 at 3:30pm at Hemmens, 45 Symphony Way. And Elgin Theatre Company's performance of Noises Off! returns for its second weekend at Elgin Academy's Kimball Street Theater on Friday and Saturday at 8pm and Sunday at 2pm.