Jazz Happy Hour with Donny Frauenhofer. 5:30 p.m. Nietzsche's, 248 Allen St. Enjoy drinks and Jazz at one of Buffalo's most culturally rich venues. 886-8539. nietzsches.com. Free.
Excision. 7 p.m. Buffalo RiverWorks, 359 Ganson St. Dubstep DJ brings the beats and an amazing live show. 342-2292. buffaloriverworks.com. $30-$40.
Team Trivia. 7 p.m. Nickel Creek Cafe. 4717 Clinton St., West Seneca. Bring friends and prove you're the smartest bunch around at this trivia night. 656-1112. Free.
Bob Meir and the Hitmen Horns Big Band. 7 p.m. Sportsmen's Tavern, 326 Amherst St. Big band and swing band for a throwback to the golden era of the genre. 874-7734. sportsmensbuffalo.com. $10.
Open Mic Night. 8 p.m. Gene McCarthy’s. 73 Hamburg St. Open mic night at the classic Irish pub. 855-8948. genemccarthys.com. Free.
Pub Quiz. 8 p.m. Shannon Pub. 2250 Niagara Falls Blvd., Tonawanda. Brush up on your skills and take on this classic pub quiz. 743-9348. shannonpub.com. Free.
Open Mic Night. 9 p.m. Nietzsche's, 248 Allen St. Come show your talent at Buffalo's longest running open mic night. 886-8539. nietzsches.com. Free.