Miles to Dayton (M2D) performs in the Boiler Room at the Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Dr., 7:30pm. Blending elements of folk, rock, classical and funk, M2D was featured in Oprah Magazine and selected as an emerging artist of the year by Falcon Ridge Folk Festival. See www.harmonypresents.com or call 570/588-8077.
Six time winner of the Canadian Maple Blues Award, Suzie Vinnick performs in the Boiler Room at the Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Dr., 7:30 p.m. Vinnick can belt out the blues or croon a ballad with equal deftness. Her guitar work is effortlessly commanding. See www.harmonypresents.com or call 570/470-8798.
Catskill Distillery, 2037 Rte. 17B, live entertainment with Peter Florance and the New Kings. New Year's Eve menu at The Dancing Cat, first seating, 5-8pm (prix fixe $39); second seating, 8-11pm (prix fixe $75). Champagne toast and hors d’oeuvres ($20) at midnight; cost included with second seating.
New Year's Eve: Michael Rice performs in the Delmonico Room, Hotel Fauchere, 401 Broad St. from 8pm to past midnight. Five-course prix fixe menu ($120) served 6-9:30pm,includes a glass of bubbly.In Bar Louis, three-course prix fixe menu ($75)served 5:30-10pm; dance party begins 11pm.
AM/FM playing Saturday 8pm; no cover.
RiverFolk Concerts presents award-winning singer/songwriter Ellen Bukstel in concert at The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., Sunday, January 12, 3pm. Gourmet comfort food by Willow River Café from 2:30pm. BYOB. Suggested donation, $15 reserved; $18 at the door.
Live traditional bluegrass music with Louie Setzer & Appalachian Mountain Boys at Woodsongs Coffeehouse/Sullivan County Museum, 265 Main St.,6-9pm, $6 admission. Hosted by Little Sparrow. For directions visit www.sullivancountyhistory.org/, or call 845/434-8044 or 845/671-9548.
Come out and listen to the exhilarating Don "Banjo" Smith and Friends at Callicoon Brewing, 16 Upper Main St, 8pm. You never know who will drop by to play along.
First Friday Open Mic Night hosted by Ken Platt at Cocoon Coffee House, 6-8pm. Organized by Harmony Presents. Each performer gets 2 songs or 7 minutes. Everyone is welcome. Includes Ken Platt's CD release party from 8-9pm. email@example.com or 570/226-6130.
Live Music Friday with Eric Rudy and Jen Kiesendahl at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen., 8-11pm. firstname.lastname@example.org or 570/226-1337. A rotating line-up of live music in our lounge.