Nightlife & Entertainment
September 1, 2018

September 2018 Entertainment Listing

September 2018 Entertainment Listing

Council Oak Lounge

Upscale, indulgent and not to be missed, welcome to Tampa’s most sophisticated premier lounge. Enjoy live entertainment seven days a week and a full bar in a relaxing Smoke Free atmosphere.

September 1              Kimi Tortuga, 5 p.m.; Chris McCarty, 9 p.m.

September 2              Chris & Ginelle, 6 p.m.

September 3              Logan Grant, 6 p.m.

September 4              Nalani & Josh, 6 p.m.

September 5              Chris Walker, 8 p.m.

September 6              Jariah Higgins, 6 p.m.

September 7              Will Gittens, 5 p.m.; Taylor John, 9 p.m.

September 8              Arbour Season, 5 p.m.; Forrest Hoffar, 9 p.m.

September 9              Jariah Higgins, 6 p.m.

September 10            Matt Bellina, 6 p.m.

September 11            Ernest Collins, 6 p.m.

September 12            Forrest Hoffar, 6 p.m.

September 13            Eric Lagi, 6 p.m.

September 14            Corrine Oliviia, 5 p.m.; Craig Thompson, 9 p.m.

September 15            Brandon Sciuto, 5 p.m.; Chris McCarty, 9 p.m.

September 16            Jon Cabrera, 6 p.m.

September 17            Tony & Dani, 6 p.m.

September 18            Connor Zwetsch, 6 p.m.

September 19            Josh Carroll, 6 p.m.

September 20            Jariah Higgins, 6 p.m.

September 21            Arbour Season, 5 p.m.; Taylor John, 9 p.m.

September 22            LUVU, 5 p.m.; Forrest Hoffar, 6 p.m.

September 23            Chris & Ginelle, 6 p.m.

September 24            Ed John, 6 p.m.

September 25            Teddy Henderson, 6 p.m.

September 26            Forrest Hoffar, 6 p.m.

September 27            Eric Lagi, 6 p.m.

September 28            Corrine Oliviia, 5 p.m.; Spark Notes, 9 p.m.

September 29            Matty Jollie, 5 p.m.; Chris McCarty, 9 p.m.

September 30            Acoustic Dose, 6 p.m.


Lobby Bar

Meet, greet and chill out at this comfortable bar, just steps away from the heart-stopping action of the casino floor. Located adjacent to our hotel lobby, there’s no better place to gather for the start of a perfect evening.

September 1             Teddy Henderson, 4 p.m.; Spark Notes, 8 p.m.

September 2             Roberto DeBourg, 4 p.m.

September 7             Daniel Rodriguez, 8 p.m.

September 8             Kayla Ember, 4 p.m.; Moonlight Drive-In, 8 p.m.

September 9             Pete & Jack, 4 p.m.

September 14           Ty March, 8 p.m.

September 15           Andre Lewis, 4 p.m.; GW Souther, 8 p.m.

September 16           The Heart Waits, 4 p.m.

September 21           Craig Thompson, 8 p.m.

September 22           Doug South & The Roundabouts, 4 p.m.; Stereo FM, 8 p.m.

September 23           Arbour Season, 4 p.m.

September 28           Charlie Hotel, 8 p.m.

September 29           Taylor John, 4 p.m.; Forrest Hoffar, 8 p.m.

September 30           Ari & The Alibis, 4 p.m.


Hard Rock Cafe

The Hard Rock Cafe is a one-of-a-kind rock n’ roll entertainment venue featuring live music on our elevated stage. Sip your favorite concoctions surrounded by world-renowned memorabilia on the walls.

September 1             Moonlight Drive-In, 7 p.m.; Ajeva, 11 p.m.

September 2             Jariah Higgins, 5 p.m.

September 6             Run Raquel, 5 p.m.

September 7             Alter Eagles, 9 p.m.

September 8             Top Shelf Band, 7 p.m.; Mighty Mongo, 11 p.m.

September 9             Charlie Hotel, 5 p.m.

September 13           The Groove Orient, 5 p.m.

September 14           Orange Avenue, 6 p.m.; Come Back Alice, 10 p.m.

September 15           Doo Dah Beasties, 7 p.m.; Displace, 11 p.m.

September 16           Arbour Season, 5 p.m.

September 20           Don Mark, 8:30 p.m.

September 21           Cutty Jones, 10 p.m.

September 22           Makuta, 7 p.m.; Daniel Heitz Band, 11 p.m.

September 23           Taylor Reed, 5 p.m.

September 27           Jon Cabrera, 5 p.m.

September 28           Radio Crime, 10 p.m.

September 29           NoNeed, 7 p.m.; Actual Bank Robbers, 11 p.m.

September 30           John McRae, 5 p.m.


About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa is the premier entertainment destination of Central Florida. Owned and operated by the Seminole Tribe of Florida, the property is one of the most successful and largest casinos in the world. Located off I-4 at North Orient Road and Hillsborough Avenue, about 10 minutes east of downtown Tampa, the casino features high stakes table games, thousands of the hottest slot machines as well as a new smoke free slots area offering more than 850 popular games. Additionally, there is a state-of-the-art Poker Room featuring 46 tables and an art deco-inspired Mezzanine Level Casino with more than 500 premium and high limit slots. The hotel is AAA Four Diamond rated and the property proudly offers seven award-winning Zagat-rated restaurants, including the upscale dining venues Council Oak Steaks & Seafood and The Rez Grill. The only place to rock one’s body and soul, Rock Spa® & Salon, is also available along with a plethora of VIP services. For more information, please call 866-502-PLAY or visit us online and via Facebook, TwitterInstagram and Pinterest.

About Hard Rock International

With venues in 74 countries, including 185 cafes, 25 hotels and 12 casinos, Hard Rock International (HRI) is one of the most globally recognized companies. Beginning with an Eric Clapton guitar, Hard Rock owns the world’s greatest collection of music memorabilia, which is displayed at its locations around the globe. Hard Rock is also known for its collectible fashion and music-related merchandise, Hard Rock Live performance venues and an award-winning website. HRI owns the global trademark for all Hard Rock brands. The company owns, operates and franchises Cafes in iconic cities including London, New York, San Francisco, Sydney and Dubai. HRI also owns, licenses and/or manages hotel/casino properties worldwide. Destinations include the company’s two most successful Hotel and Casino properties in Tampa and Hollywood, FL., both owned and operated by HRI parent company The Seminole Tribe of Florida, as well as other exciting locations including Atlantic City, Bali, Cancun, Daytona Beach, Ibiza, Las Vegas, and San Diego. Upcoming new Hard Rock Cafe locations include, Maldives, Manila, Malaga, Georgetown, Fortaleza, Casablanca and Chengdu. Upcoming new Hard Rock Cafe locations include, Maldives, Manila, Malaga, Georgetown, Fortaleza, Casablanca and Jinan in China. New Hard Rock Hotel, Casino or Hotel & Casino projects include Atlanta, Berlin, Budapest, Desaru Coast, Dublin, London, Los Cabos, Maldives, New York City, Ottawa, Dalian and Haikou in China. For more information on Hard Rock International visit