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1) There’s a “bluegrass jam” happening with the Shelf Life String Band at the North Side’s Park House. Yuengling pints are $2 until 12 a.m. There’s a complimentary one for joining in the jam, so bring along your instrument. No cover; free peanuts + free popcorn, “oh boy!” 9 p.m.-midnight. 403 East Ohio St.
2) NOLA on the square’s featured jazz artist tonight is saxophonist Rick Matt. Music starts at 8 p.m. 24 Market Square, Downtown.