FRIDAY, MAY 20
SPIRIT SHAKER. Old Well Tavern, 20 Tariffville Ave., Simsbury.
SUNDAY, MAY 22
THE ROSENTHALS. 3 p.m. Father and son duo blending bluegrass, jazz, more. The Congregational Church of Burlington, Route 4, Burlington. Free concert but offering will be accepted. Made possible by the Main Street Community Foundation, the James R. Parker Trust, Farmington Bank, FSB Foundation, Inc. (860) 582-8116.
THURSDAY, MAY 26
HUNGRYTOWN. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Bristol Public Library Coffee House. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. RSVP. Free. (860) 584-7787 ext. 2023.
FRIDAY, MAY 27
SPIRIT SHAKER. Bleachers Bar, 300 Middle St., Bristol.
JAM FRANCAIS-FRENCH FOLK MUSIC JAM. 7 to 9:30 p.m. First and third Wednesdays. All acoustic instruments and all skill levels welcome. Musicians and nonmusicians are welcome to be part of the soiree. City Sports Bar and Grille, 177 Farmington Ave., Bristol.