Bubba's 8 p.m.-midnight, free. 236-1600.
Canal Club 7 p.m., free. 643-2582.
Down Under Restaurant & Lounge Hosted by Royal Pain and Six. 8 p.m. 225-8117.
Northside Grille Acoustic open mic, 8:30 p.m., hosted by Mark Arnold. 266-4403.
Dixie Diner in Petersburg. Jam session and open mic, 7:30 p.m., free. 732-7425.
Paradise Lounge Battle of the Sexes Open mic, 8 p.m., free. 644-5777.
Talons Sports & Spirits 8 p.m., free. 744-9541.
CafAc Diem Hosted by DJ Williams, 8 p.m., free. 353-2500.
Shockoe Espresso & Roastery Shockoe Poets, 2-4 p.m. 335-9403.
Emilio's Open mic with Jonathan Meadows of the Grove, 9:30 p.m. 359-1224.
Rare Olde Times 7:30 p.m., free. 750-1346.
Ironhorse Restaurant Hosted BJ Kocen, 8:30 p.m. free. 752-6410.
Poe's Pub Open mic hosted by Jim Daab, 9 p.m., free. 648-2120.
Tropical Soul Verses! (spoken word, poetry), 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., $7. 771-1605.