Known for its Pint Night (every Wednesday, all draft beers are only $1 or $2), The Loading Dock in Traverse City features live music on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, also Open Mic Night on Sundays. Monday nights feature the talents of TC Celtic from 7 to 9, and DJ Nesta spins hip-hop tunes once a month. So if you’re looking to get out there and perform, or to enjoy the talents of local entertainers themselves, this is the place to go. While you’re there you can grab one of their fabulous burgers or enjoy one of the sixteen beers on tap—the largest draft beer selection in the area. 205 Lake Ave., Traverse City. 231-941-4422.

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