April Entertainment @ The Queens
Every month, the Queens Hometown Bar is bringing the noise, and the bands, to Barrie.
If you’re game for going out, the Dirty Q is guaranteed to have a gig for you every week. Whether you’re craving an alt rock blowout, an EDM dance sesh, or a laid back acoustic set, Thursday through Sunday are jammed with jams from local talent and edgy bands from across the region.
And it’s not just music! The hometown pub is home to a terrific spread of entertainment and excitement to level up your evenings.
Here’s a preview of the concerts and entertainment coming to the Queen’s this month…
Road Waves, High Road Pilots, Viola Swamp & Mickey Moone – Apr. 7th
Spring Stampede – Heavy Petter, Hellaphant, Dave Rocket & the Jobbers – Apr. 10th
Dayglo Abortions, Random Killing,The Nasties, SpadesGT ,The Speed Humps – Apr. 14th
Huttch – Apr. 24th
The Midnight Echo – Apr. 28th
Girlz Up Front – Apr. 1
Bottoms Up – Apr. 2nd
Lookout Nelson – Apr. 8th
Table 9 – Apr. 9th
Barstool Academy – Apr. 15th
Pheasant Kings – Apr. 16th
Barstool Academy – Apr. 22nd
Smokin Jacket – Apr. 23rd
Big Furry Tractor – Apr. 29th
Jamie Drake – Apr. 30th
Any crooners in the crowd? Show off your pipes on Monday nights. There is no charge to take part, and you can indulge in a few drams of liquid courage to make your performance really warble.
Barroom trivia slayer? Get your quiz on every Thursday!
If you are one of those acerbic conversationalists who can start a discussion on anything by calling on troves of weird info lodged somewhere in your hippocampus, eternal (or at least weekly) bragging rights awaits you at the Queens.
Beginning at 7pm and hosted by Darren McDonald, Trivia nights serve as more than just a night out for Jeopardy aficionados. You can also gorge on food and drink specials though out the evening’s festivities. So even if you flame out on the queries, you’ll have a wonderfully percolated palate to show for it.
With the NHL and NBA playoffs fast approaching, and the return of baseball, there will be loads of sports dates to circle on your Google calendars this month. Park yourself in close proximity to the big screens on the sports side and see every minute.