Millrose's blues night
Millrose Restaurant hosts the BK Read Blues Band starting at 7 p.m. Friday, April 12. Drink specials include $3 Miller Lite bottles. Stop in early for dinner and half-priced bottles of house wine in the dining room. No cover.
Millrose Restaurant Banquets and Country Store is located at 45 S. Barrington Road, South Barrington. (847) 382-7673 or millroserestaurant.com.
Hit up the Martini Room's lounge bar for some funky music every Friday. Drink specials on Flashback Fridays include $8 wild sensations martinis, $5 sangria, $5 Oh la la Bombs made of Absolut Peach and OR-G Liqueur with Red Bull and $3 mystery shots. Choose from a menu with more than 50 martinis. No cover.
Martini Room is at 161 E. Chicago St., Elgin. (847) 741-0349 or martiniroomelgin.com.
Jerseys Pizza and Grill owner Gregg Majewski hopes to raise $100,000 this year to help cure childhood cancer at his St. Baldrick's event at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 13. Get your head shaved for a good cause -- or keep your hair and just donate. Drink specials that day include $10 buckets of Miller Lite and Coors Light, $5 specialty cocktails and $4 Sam Adams pints.
Jerseys Pizza and Grill, 2360 Lakewood Boulevard, Hoffman Estates. (847) 765-0085 or jerseyspizzaandgrill.com.