You have a sitter for the night and you’re ready to head out for the evening. Check out some of these local April events that are perfect for a parents night out!
Tuesday April 9
A great way to enjoy some time with your partner is dancing? No experience necessary to learn fun social/ballroom dance styles in a welcoming environment. Dance Night is available weekly, yet there is no obligation to come every week. Just drop in when you can.
The cost is $10 (4-class card: $35) or $8 for students with valid ID (4-class card: $25). Limited bar service available. Cash only, please. Doors open at 6pm with lessons starting at 6:30pm, followed by open dancing until 8:30pm.
Dance Night focus on a different dance style each month. Most moves are interchangeable, and you’ll notice your skills improve across all styles. You may find you enjoy it and make it a regular date night!
For more information, contact Ashley at firstname.lastname@example.org. Findlay Elks Special Event & Meeting Venue, 900 W. Melrose Ave.
Saturday April 13
100 Proof at Dave’s Hideaway
100 Proof, a Northwest, Ohio top shelf party band, formed in early 2009 as a high energy, high quality, Findlay-based five-piece party band. Covering music from the Classic, Pop, Country and Rock genres, they return to Dave’s Hideaway on April 13th. Enjoy music and drinks with your honey and friends.
9pm-1am, Dave’s Hideaway Lounge, 1730 Lima Ave.
Saturday April 20
Recall memories of your youth at the Anvil Whiskey Bar’s 80s Celebration with live 80s music, featuring Not Fast Enuff, from 8-11pm, a costume contest with a cash prize and a polaroid photo booth!
Wristbands, required to enter this event, are on sale until April 12th. VIP wristbands are $25 per person. Standard wristbands are $15 per person (seating is first come first serve). Call 419-422-5930 or stop at Anvil Whiskey Bar to purchase a wristband.
Anvil Whiskey Bar, 114 E. Main Cross St., 419-422-5930,
“The Gathering / Gathering Wine / Anvil Whiskey Bar” on Facebook
Friday April 12
Tim Oehlers at Logan’s Irish Pub
Tim Oehlers is a singer/songwriter from Toledo. He currently has nine studio recordings. Tim performs mainly as a solo acoustic act but also enjoys collaborating with others in duos and trios. Over four decades of guitar playing has resulted in a wide variety of material that blends many musical genres and styles with his original vocal and instrumental compositions. Head to Logan’s Irish Pub to enjoy his live performance.
8-11pm, Logan’s Irish Pub, 414 S. Main St.
Live Music at Gillig Winery
Head to Gillig Winery on Saturday nights for live music. Enjoy jazz vocalist and guitarist Ray Kamalay on April 6th, Mr. Mike on guitar on April 13th, singer, songwriter and guitarist Martin Koop on April 20th and Ryan Parker with originals and covers on April 27th. A relaxing atmosphere and wine that is produced and bottled in Findlay accompanies their bistro selections.
7-10pm, Gillig Winery, 1720 Northridge Rd.
“Gillig Winery” on Facebook