Ocean City Music Pier serves up some Hot Tuna
Who Are They: One of the great blues guitarists in rock 'n' roll history shows off his stuff tonight in Ocean City. Jorma Kaukonen, the longtime frontman for Hot Tuna, brings the band - featuring his old-time high-school buddy and longtime bass player, Jack Casady - to the Music Pier for a night of bluesy music.
What To Expect: Hot Tuna comes in two distinct flavors - acoustic and electric. Tonight's show is billed as Hot Tuna Electric, so you can expect it to be loud and rocking. But Kaukonen, right, and Casady have played together for so long they're always a completely tight unit.
Event Info: Showtime is 7:30 p.m. at the Ocean City Music Pier, on the Boardwalk at Moorlyn Terrace. Tickets are $35, and available at the box office or at ticketmaster.com. For more details, call 609-525-9300.
Divas Do AC, Resorts Casino Hotel, Screening Room, 8 p.m. $25. 800-322-SHOW.
Joe Holiday All Ages Magic Show, Tropicana, The Comedy Stop, 6:30 p.m. $20 adults, $10 children. 609-340-4020.
Bally's Atlantic City, Park Place and Boardwalk: Bally's Beach Bar, 609-340-2000 - Matty Q, 2 p.m.; Latin Night, 9 p.m.
Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, 1 Borgata Way: Gypsy Bar, 609-317-1000 - The Rockets; mur.mur, 609-317-1000 - DJ M.O.S.
Golden Nugget, Huron Avenue and Brigantine Boulevard: Haven Nightclub, 609-340-5111- Luciana; Rush Lounge, 800-777-8477 - Beth Tinnon, 8 p.m.; The Deck, 800-777-8477 - Slamm, 7 p.m.
Resorts Casino Hotel, 1133 Boardwalk: Landshark Bar & Grill, 609- 431-4100 - Nicki Shaffeni, 5:30 p.m.; Margaritaville, 609- 431-4100 - 2-Stilts, 6 to 9 p.m.; Bobby Lynch, 10 p.m.; ProBar, 800-336-6378 - Pianist Bob Egan, 7 p.m.
Revel, 500 Boardwalk: The Social, 609-572-6488 - Binglo ladies' night out, wear neon accessories, DJ ,cash prizes, 5 and 7 p.m.; HQ Beach Club, 855-348-0500 - DJ, 10 a.m.
Tropicana Casino and Resort, 2831 Boardwalk: Planet Rose Karaoke Lounge, The Quarter, 609-344-6565 - Karaoke, 8 p.m.; Tango's Lounge, 609-345-7800 - Element K, 9 p.m.
Trump Plaza Casino Resort, 2500 Boardwalk: Trump Plaza Beach Bar, 609-449-5138 - Dr Cheeko and DJ Snaxx.
Harry's Oyster Bar, 1900 Pacific Ave., 609-431-0092 - Lefty Lucy, 6 p.m.
The Boneyard, 20 S. Virginia Ave., 609-348-3360 - Open Minded Mic Night.
Lefty's Tavern, 547 North Main St., 609-607-0707 - World Tavern Poker, 7 and 9:30 p.m.
Brown Room, Congress Hall, 200 Congress Place, 609-884-8421- Wesley Ochs, 8 p.m.
The Rusty Nail, Beach Shack 205 Beach Ave., 609-884-0017 - Nate Cwik, 4:30 p.m.
Mad Batter, 19 Jackson St., 609-884-5970 - Brian Lee.
The Dubliner Irish Pub and Grill, Downtown Plaza, 325 Jimmie Leeds Road, 609-652-2210 - Quizzo, 8 p.m.
JD's Pub and Grille, 45 S. New York Road, 609-404-9000 - Karaoke with Troy David, 9 p.m.
Long Beach Island
The Sea Shell Resort and Beach Club, 10 S. Atlantic Ave., Beach Haven, 609-492-4611 - Weird Al Karaoke, 5 p.m.; 70s Night, 10 p.m.
Steve and Cookie's By the Bay, Amherst Avenue, 609-823-1163 - Bill McGrady, 7 p.m.
Tomatoe's, 9300 Amherst Ave., 609-822-7535 - Budesa Brothers.
Keenan's Irish Pub, 113 Olde New Jersey Ave., 609-729-3344 - The Soul Cruisers.
Sea Isle City
Dead Dog Saloon, 39th Street and Landis Avenue, 609-263-7600 - Rob Huntley.
Springfield Inn, 43rd Street and Pleasure Avenue, 609-263-4951 - On the Deck: Mike LeCompt Trio, At Night: Joe & T Duo.
Clancy's By the Bay, 101 East Maryland Ave., 609-927-6969 - Karaoke with Lori Kelley.
The Deauville Inn, 201 Willard Road, Strathmere, 609-263-2080 - Trivia, 7 p.m.
Tuckahoe Inn, Route 9, Tuckahoe, 609-390-3322 - Jim Fisher.
Shamrock Cafe, 3700 Pacific Ave., 609-522-7552 - The R.O.C.K. Full Production Open Mic.
Johnny Pizzy, Quinn Dale, Jimmy Shubert, Borgata Comedy Club, The Music Box, 9 p.m., $20.
Steve Kramer, Stacy Kendro, Louis Ramey, Tropicana Comedy Stop, The Quarter, must be 18 or older, 9 p.m., $25.
N.J. Audubon's Cape May Bird Observatory, Research & Education Center, 600 Route 47, Middle Township, and Northwood Center on Lily Lake, Cape May Point, birding trip, $10 show and go: Cape May Migratory Bird Refuge with Pete Dunne, 7:30 a.m., meet at lot, Sunset Boulevard. 609-861-0700.
Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor, salt marsh film and guided walk 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m.; animal program 11:15 a.m. and 1:15 p.m.; seine-net outing 3:15 p.m.; $8 adults, $6 ages 3 to 12, includes activities. 609-368-1211.
2013 Designer Show House, Cavalier Cottage, 1109 Washington St., Cape May, across from Emlen Physick Estate, self-guided tours 1 to 4 p.m., guided tours 7 p.m., $15. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or CapeMayMac.org
"Oh What a Night!," live musical tribute to Frankie VAlli and the Four Seasons, 8 p.m., Moorlyn Family Theatre, Boardwalk between 8th and 9th streets, Ocean City, $25. 609-399-0006 or MoorlynFamilyTheatre.org
Sophisticated Productions' National Dance Competition, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood, free to spectators. 800-992-9732 or WildwoodsNJ.com
Movies Under the Stars, "The Amazing Spider Man," dusk, Gardner's Basin, Atlantic City, free. 609-347-0500 or NJCRDA.com
Lighthouse Full Moon Climb, 8 to 10 p.m., Cape May Lighthouse, Cape May Point State Park, Lower Township, $7 adults, $3 ages 3 to 12, free to Friends of Lighthouse members, admission to Visitors Orientation Center and ground floor free. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or CapeMayMac.org
Monday Morning Madness, Family Stage, free activites for children, 11 a.m., grounds of Atlantic County Library System, Egg Harbor Township Branch, Swift Drive, Egg Harbor Township. EHTgov.org
"Dorothy Meets Alice: The Wizard of Wonderland," musical, 10:30 a.m., Greater Ocean City Theatre Company, Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk, Ocean City, $10. 609-525-9248 or OCNJ.us/boxoffice; post show character lunch available at Flanders Hotel, $15 advance children, $18 door; $20 advance adults, $25 door. Reservations recommended. 609-399-1000.
Family Fun Night, Punch & Judy Puppet Show, 6:30 p.m., William Morrow Beach, Municipal Park, Bay Avenue, Somers Point, bring blanket or chair, free. 609-927-9088 or SomersPointGov.org
Free summer concert series, 7 p.m., Giampietro Park, 3231 E. Landis Ave., in case of rain Memorial School Auditorium, Main Road and Chestnut Avenue, Vineland. 856-794-4000.
Summer Music Series, Hot Tuna, 7:30 p.m., Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk, Ocean City. 609-525-9300.
"An Evening of Cole Porter: Anything Goes," 8 p.m., Broadway's Karen Akers, Cape May Stage's Second Stage Series, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, Cape May, $50, includes after party at Wine Bar, Washington Inn. 609-884-1341 or CapeMayStage.org