List of entertainment events in Southwest Louisiana


The American Press compiles a list of entertainment events scheduled for Southwest Louisiana. The full list is posted online each Wednesday night while a condensed guide is printed each Thursday in our Scene section. The deadline for submission is the Monday before the publication date. To have your entertainment news included, write: Scene P.O. BOX 2893 LAKE CHARLES, LA 70602. Contact Scene Copy Editor Brad Robichaux at 494-4073 (office), 494-4070 (fax) or email him at


AMERICAN LEGION POST 407, 912 John Stine Road, Westlake — Karaoke with John Murry, 6 p.m., first and third Fridays each month, no cover. Pool tournaments

$5, 2 p.m. every Sunday.

ANNIE’S DRINKERY, 6212 Common 513-9003, 474-3943 Karaoke by Lunchbox, after hours Saturdays, no cover.

BOB & PETE’S, 2345 Industrial Drive, Sulphur — DJ Bear 8 p.m. Wednesday and Saturday; Karaoke 9 p.m. Fridays. No covers. Info: 882-1757.

CAJUN FRENCH MUSIC ASSOCIATION, Cajun Jam and Dance featuring The Midnight Ramblers, 7-10 p.m. Friday and the first Friday of every month at the CFMA complex,

3481 E. Prien Lake Road. Gumbo and Cajun dance and language lessons available. All musicians welcome. Free admission.

CIGAR CLUB, 1700 E. Prien Lake Road — Logan Soileau, 9 p.m. Friday; Ryan Bunch, 9 p.m. Saturday; Kory Fontenot, 8 p.m. Aug. 7. No covers.

For more information, call 337-562-8889.

COOLER’S ICE HOUSE, 3622 1/2 Ryan St. — Joe Harmon and the Harmonics, 8 p.m.-midnight Saturday, $5 cover; karaoke with DJ David Verrett, 7-10 p.m. Aug.

7, no cover.


U.S. 165, Kinder — Mikko Live: ISIS, 9 p.m. today-Saturday; karaoke, 8

p.m. Wednesdays, all free admission; Legends in Concert,

tributes to Ritchie Valens, Cher and Elvis, 5 and 7 p.m. Tuesdays,

7 p.m. Wednesdays-Thursdays, 7 and 9 p.m. Fridays and 5,

7 and 9 p.m. Saturdays July 16-Aug. 3, admission is free with

Advantage Club card, $10 for close-up seating. Pavilion Events

Center: Journey, 8 p.m. Aug. 15, tickets start at $112.25. Tickets

available at Ticketmaster and at the Coushatta Box Office.

Info:; 800-584-7263.

DAR’S PLACE, 203 Post Oak Road, Sulphur — Larry’s DJ/karaoke, 7-10 p.m. Wednesday, no cover.


2717 La. 3063, Vinton — Gator Lounge: Leon Chavis, 9 p.m. Friday and

Saturday, no cover. Info:


Broad St. — Foxy and the Highhats, White Tie Affair afterparty, 10 p.m.

Friday, $7 cover; the Ramblin’ Boys, The Way High

Men and Sinners, 10 p.m. Saturday, $7 cover; Justin Martindale, 9

p.m. Monday, no cover; Vinyl Night with Daniel Castro, 9

p.m. Wednesdays, no cover; Open Mic Night, 8 p.m.-midnight

Thursdays, no cover. Info: 337-433-3144 or

FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES #2523, 803 N. 28th St., Orange, Texas — Music Jam, 3-7 p.m. Sundays, no cover. Info: 409-886-7381 or

FRED’S LOUNGE, 9080 Big Lake Road — Kenzie Newman, 7 p.m. Saturday. No covers. Info: 598-2692.

FROSTY FACTORY, 4688 Common St. — Karaoke, 9 p.m. Friday-Saturday, $3 cover. Info: 474-9019.


100 Westlake Ave., Westlake — Caribbean Cove: David Joel, 8 p.m. today;

Dog Hill Stompers, 8 p.m.-midnight Friday; The Kadillacs,

8 p.m. Saturday; Larry Tillery, 8 p.m. Aug. 7, no covers. Otis and

Henry’s: Alex Rosell, 5 p.m. today; Tom Brandow, 5 p.m.

Friday. No Covers. Headliners: Tracy Lawrence, 7 p.m. Aug. 17,

tickets cost $15 and $25 with a Fan Club Card, $20 and $30

without. For more information, visit

JACKPOT JUNCTION, 2708 S. Ruth St., Sulphur — DJ Big Red, 7-10 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, no cover.

JACKY’S WESTERN BAR, 2090 Pujol Road, Lake Charles 70615 — Live band, 10 p.m. Fridays, no cover. Karaoke with Doug, 8 p.m. Wednesdays. Rooster

karaoke DJ, 8 p.m. Thursdays. Info: 337-433-7300.


777 Avenue L’Auberge — Jack Daniel’s Bar and Grill: DJ Eric Scott, 10

p.m. today and 11 p.m. Friday and Satuday; karaoke

with DJ Eric Scott, 8 p.m. Mondays; Jen Kober’s Home Grown Comedy

Show, 9 p.m. Wednesdays in July and August, $10 admission.

Liquid Society: Flamethrowers, 8:30 p.m. today at the L’Auberge

Pool, $15.25 admission. Tickets available at 800-745-3000,

at Legends or at the L’Auberge Business Center. Info:

LINDA’S KARAOKE & SPORTS LOUNGE, 4338 Lake St. — Karaoke with Shakey, 8 p.m.-midnight Mondays; karaoke with Russ, 8:30 p.m.-midnight Tuesdays and Wednesdays

and 8:30 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturdays. No covers.

LOGGERHEAD’S BAR, 3748 La. 3059 — Brian Fontenot and Brian David, 6 p.m. Friday; Clint Faulk, 8 p.m. Saturday; Step N-Out, 5-8 p.m. Sunday.

No covers.


4017 E. Broad St., 337-433-2952 — Jason Stutes Band, 5 p.m. Sunday; Wii

Bowling tourney, 6 p.m. Mondays, $2 entry fee, winner

takes all; karaoke with Rooster, 7 p.m. Thursdays; Slippery When

Wet Oyster Bar, opens at 5 p.m. daily. Mac’s Crawfish open

5 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday No covers.

MICCI’S, 3606 Ryan St. — Brad Brinkley, 8 p.m. today, no cover; John Guidroz and Kevin Lambert, 10 p.m. Friday, no cover; Wayne Dylan, 7 p.m., followed by 50s Party with DJ Saturday, no cover; Kris Harper, 8 p.m. Aug. 7, no cover. Info: 478-0606.

NO NAME LOUNGE, 6120 Common St. — Karaoke with Shakey, 8 p.m.-12 a.m. Fridays; Karaoke with Rooster, 7-11 p.m. Sundays. No covers.

OLD TOWN TAVERN, 2801 Kirkman St. — Karaoke, 8 p.m. Wednesdays, no cover. Info: 337-430-0330.

SAM’S COVE, 3609 Davis Road, Westlake 430-0380 — Shake N Bake Karaoke, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays and 10 p.m.-2 a.m. Saturdays.

No covers.

SHE-B’S LOUNGE, 1603 U.S. 90 W., Jennings — Karaoke, 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, no cover. Info: 824-5070.


5402 Common St. — Karaoke by Entune, 7-11 p.m. Friday, no cover; Kenzie

Newman, 4-8 p.m. Sunday, no cover; Wii Bowling tournament,

6 p.m. Tuesday. Info: 310-0548.

STARKS MEMORIAL VFW, 4402 La. 12, Starks — Benefit for Stacy Johnson Holmes, 11:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, BBQ dinners $8, brisket sandwich $4 and

link on bun $2, proceeds to help Stacy with medical costs. Info: 337-743-6409.

TROPICAL SPIRITS, E. Napoleon, Sulphur — Karaoke by En-Tune, 8 p.m.-midnight Saturdays, 7-10 p.m. Thursdays, no covers.

VFW POST 2130, 1900 Country Club Road, Lake Charles — Ellis Vanicor and the Lacassine Playboys, 7-11 p.m. Saturday, $7 cover. Info: 477-7546.

VFW POST 8107, 1235 E. Napoleon St., Sulphur — Jerry Dee and Rockin’ Randy, 8 p.m. Friday, no cover; Karaoke, 8-11 p.m. Wednesdays and 9

p.m.-midnight Saturdays, no cover; bingo, starting at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Info: 527-7104.

WAGIN’ CAJUN, 2706 S. Beglis Parkway, Sulphur — Karaoke by Rox, Wednesdays, Live DJ on Thursday Ladies night; Live DJ Friday. No covers.

WAYNE & LAYNE’S DELI, 3906 La. 27 S., Sulphur 558-6029 — Ellis Vanicor and the Lacassine Playboys, 3-7 p.m. Sundays, $5 cover.


Singles Club, 6 p.m. Tuesdays at the Little Habibi Center, 2928 Pack Road. Married couples invited. $5 cover. Info: 477-5636.

Teen dance,

7-10 p.m. Fridays at JoBeck’s, 504 N. Beglis Parkway, for ages 11-17,

$5 admission. This Friday: Nerd Party. Info: 337-485-9353

or visit


EUNICE — “Rendez-vous des Cajuns,” 6-7:30 p.m. Saturdays, Liberty Theater in Eunice. Doors open at 4 p.m. Admission $5. Info: 337-457-7389,

August Broussard and Friends will play from 9-11 a.m. Saturday and every other Saturday at Ray’s Barber Shop, 335 Nemento St., Lake Arthur. 2 door prizes

will be given away.

MARKSVILLE — McNeese Harp Camp, concluding performances, 6:30 p.m. Friday in the Ralph Squires Recital Hall. Free admission.


USS Orleck Naval Museum,

604 N. Enterprise Blvd. — USS Orleck World War II destroyer tours,

admission $6 for ages 60-plus, $7 adult, $4 ages 6-12,

5 and under free. Museum hours: weekdays 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday

10 a.m.-4 p.m., closed Sunday for private events. Laser

tag public play, Monday-Thursday 4-9 p.m. Laser tag birthday

parties also available. Ship can be reserved for other events.

Info:, email:, phone: 337-214-7447.

Jennings Main Street Farmers’ Market,

every Saturday 7-10 a.m. and Wednesday 4-6 p.m. in Founder’s Park.

Contact Jo-Anne O’Quain for more information at 337-821-2723

or email at

Cinemark, Classic Film Series, “Ghostbusters,” 2 p.m. Sunday and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Aug. 7. Tickets available at

Summer Film Series,

“Z,” 6-8 p.m. today at the Imperial Calcasieu Museum, 204 West Sallier

St., hosted by Reed Mendelson. Admission costs $4

for non-members and free for members, popcorn is free and snack,

sodas and wine are available for purchase. For more information

call 337-439-3797, 337-439-3793, email or


The White Tie Affair,

7-10 p.m. Aug. 2 at the Lake Charles Civic Center’s Buccaneer room.

Reservations can be made at

For more information, call 337-214-3032, 609-271-9744 or email

Bayou Writers Group, guest speaker Lydia Kebodeaux Hebert, 10 a.m.-noon Aug. 3 in the conference room at the Carnegie Memorial Library, 411

Pujo St. Meeting is free and open to the public.

Cameron Fishing Festival, opening noon Friday and 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the Cameron Jetty Pavilion, 799 Davis Road. Tickets cost $10 for the day and

$15 for a weekend pass, Children under 12 are admitted free. For more information, call 337-794-9533.

Vengeance Fighting Alliance, “Round 2” Mixed Matrial Arts Cage Fighting, 7 p.m. Saturday at the Rosa Hart Theater at the Lake Charles Civic Center. Doors

open at 6 p.m. Tickets start at $15 and can be purchased at the Civic Center Box Office or at Ticketmaster. Weigh-in will

take place at 5 p.m. Friday at Luna Live. For more information, visit

Coushatta Pow Wow,

opening 4 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday at the Pavillion Events

Center. Tickets for spectators cost $5 and children under

5 are admitted free. For more information, visit, email or call



Stage Presents Theatre,

“Blues for an Alabama Sky,” 7 p.m. Aug. 2 and 3 and 1 p.m. Aug. 4 at

Central School Arts and Humanities Center, Room 108.

Tickets cost $15 for Aug. 2-3 performances and $10 Aug. 4. Tickets

may be purchased at

For more information, email

Art Exhibits

Associated Louisiana Artists Gallery by the Lake, “Virtual Paint” by Linda Ritchey, currently open with a reception 5:30-8 p.m. today and running until Sept. 13. Hours: noon-5

p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Info: or call 337-436-1008.

Historic City Hall Arts and Cultural Center,

“Elvis: Grace and Grit,” running until Sept. 7; “The Dopamine

Chronicles,” by Marty Bee, running until Sept. 7; “Abraham

Lincoln: The Image,” opening reception 5-8:30 p.m. Friday and

running until Oct. 12. Info: 491-9147 or visit

ORANGE — Stark Museum of Art,

“Tales and Travels,” running until Jan. 11; “Painting the Pages: Hidden

Treasures,” running until Oct. 12 Open Tuesday-Saturday,

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission costs $6 for adults, $5 for seniors age

65 and older, $2 for children 4-9 and free for toddlers 3

and under. Info:409-886-2787 or visit

The W.H. Stark House, “Tales and Travels: A Family Scrapbook,” running until Jan. 11. Open Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Call 409-886-2787

or visit

LEESVILLE — Gallery One Ellleven, “Black+White,” opening reception 7 p.m. Aug. 10, in conjunction with the “Beauty of Vernon” photo competition winners awards

presentation. The gallery is located at 111 Third St., Leesville.

SULPHUR — Henning Cultural Center,

“Works of Men,” running until Aug. 8. Museum hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Monday-Friday and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Call 337-524-0357

for more information.

McNeese State University, Abercrombie Gallery: Foundation Design Juried Exhibition, running until Aug. 30.

The Abercrombie Gallery is located in Room 125 in the Shearman Fine

Arts Center. The Grand Gallery is located at the entrance

of the Shearman Fine Arts Annex. Open 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Monday-Friday.

For more information, call the visual arts department at


JENNINGS — Zigler Art Museum,The Buccaneer Artists Have Landed,” featuring 18 artists from Calcasieu Parish, running until Aug. 31. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for children. For more information

call 337-824-0114 or email

Gallery on the Bluff, Artwork by Marilyn Cox. The gallery is located at 1435 La. 378 Suite C in Moss Bluff.

Black Heritage Gallery, Photography by Richard Buckley, running until Aug. 27. Call 337-488-0567 for more information.

Gueydan Museum, 212 Main St., Gueydan — Sculptures by Frederick O. Daspit, running through September. Hours are 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday

and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. Free admission. Info: 337-536-0443.