SW La. nightlife calendar: There’s always something to do

Published 12:26 pm Friday, August 5, 2022


Crying Eagle, 1165 E. McNeese St. — River Katz, 7-10 p.m. Friday; Lake Charles’ Got Talent, 7-10 p.m. Saturday; Carl Richardson, 6-9 p.m. Sunday.

Golden Nugget, 2550 Golden Nugget Blvd. — Blue Martini: Vermillionaires, 8 p.m.-midnight Friday-Saturday; DJ Bobby Novosad, 11 p.m.-3:30 a.m. Friday; DJ Fuzzy, 11 p.m.-3:30 a.m. Saturday and 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Sunday. Rush Lounge: Casey Courville, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. tonight; Satellite, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday-Saturday; Cory Landry,  9 p.m.-1 a.m. Sunday.

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L’Auburge du Lac, 777 Avenue L’Auberge — L Bar: Jones and Hollers, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday.

Paul’s Rib Shack, 4800 Nelson Road — Paddio Daddios, 6-9 p.m. Friday; Justn Martindale, 6-9 p.m. Saturday.

Panorama Music House — JG Stand Up Presents Steven Lolli, 8 p.m. Saturday; Rent Free, 9 p.m. Saturday.

Rickenjaks, 3716 Ryan St. — Taylor Morgan, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Friday; New Visitors, 9 p.m.-midnight Friday; Backyard Cowboys, 9 p.m.-midnight Saturday.


Golden Nugget — Stoney LaRue, 8:30 p.m. Aug. 12, tickets $15-$25; Boyz II Men, 8 p.m. Aug. 13, tickets $46-$75; Gary Allen, 8:30 p.m. Aug. 19, tickets $50-$60; Ron White, 8:30 p.m. Sept. 2, tickets $60-75; Exposé, 8 p.m. Sept. 3, tickets $15.$25.

L’Auberge — Clint Black, 8 p.m. Sept. 10, tickets $40-$70; Asian Concert, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sept. 11, tickets $25.

Art Exhibits

Historic City Hall, 1001 Ryan St., open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday with free admission — “Visual Griot: The Art of Brandon V. Lewis” in the Black Heritage Gallery opens Aug. 5;  “Into the Light,” by photographer Nancy Baron through Sept. 24 in the second-floor gallery; “National Geographic’s Women: A Century of Change” through Aug. 13;  “Rooted: Family Legacies in Lake Charles” through Sept. 17 in the first-floor gallery; “Zoo View” by Patsy Zwahlen in the Gallery by the Lake through Aug. 27.

Imperial Calcasieu Museum, 204 W. Sallier St. — “La Louisiane: A Celebration of Artistic Legacis From the Bayou State” through Sept. 24.


Cameron Fishing Festival — Aug. 5-6, Grand Chenier Park, 142 Jim Bonsall Road.

National Root Beer Float Day — 2-4 p.m. Aug. 6, Huber Park Recreation Center, 2401 4th Ave., presented by the Junior League of Lake Charles.


Managan Center, 1000 McKinley St., Westlake — Dance club with live band 7-9:30 p.m. every Tuesday, doors open at 6 p.m.; no concession, bring own drinks and snacks.

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