Beach music with Steve Leonard, Caddy's, weekly, 8 p.m., free. 794-3007.
Guitar Hero with Alan, Richbrau Brewing Company, weekly, 8 p.m., free. 644-3018.
Jon D. Miller, Travis Charles (comedy), Bottoms Up (downtown), 8:30 p.m., free. 644-4400.
Restaurant Employee Appreciation Night, Triple Restaurant, weekly, 10 p.m., free. 359-7777.
Rick Howell, Café Diem, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 353-2500.
"At Half Time" A stage reading presented by the Bifocals Theatre Project, about a basketball team composed of women more than 60 years old who fall 53 points behind at half time. The reading will be held at noon in the Lecture Hall of the Library of Virginia, free. 800 E. Broad St. 692-3592.
"Swell" A dance concert presented by DeXdance Company at 7:30 p.m. at Art6 Gallery. Tickets are $5. 6 E. Broad St.
Sound & Sense Joshua Poteat and other poets will read at the Library of Virginia at 6 p.m., free. 800 E. Broad St. 353-0094.
Bryce McCormick (piano), Ruth's Chris Steak House, weekly, 6:30-9:30 p.m., free. 378-0600.
Cursive Memory, The Medric Droid and Baumer, Canal Club, 7 p.m., $8-$10. 643-2582.
DJ Dominex, Rocks, weekly, 8 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 648-ROCK.
DJ Ghozt, Baja Bean Company, weekly, 10 p.m., free. 257-5445.
DJ Williams Projekt, Café Diem, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 353-2500.
Former Champions, Cary Street Café, weekly, 10 p.m., $5. 353-7445.
John Conley Trio, Davis and Main, weekly, 7:30 p.m., free. 353-6641.
Pat O'Brien (acoustic), Easy Street Café, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 355-1198.
Tap Tribute to William "Bojangles" Robinson, Capitol Ale House, 7 p.m., $7-$10. 780-ALES.
The Ray Pittman Project, Shenanigans, 8 p.m., free. 264-5010.
Rollin' and Tumblin' (blues Americana), Rare Olde Times, weekly, 8 p.m., free. 750-1346.
Totally '80s Dance Night, Mars Bar, weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 644-6277.