Head over to Mid-County this weekend for some great music as Dylan’s welcomes Todd Howard and Tightrope on stage Friday night and area cover variety act, JAG, on Saturday. Admission is charged at the door each weekend night for ages 21 and older.
Acoustic music is featured at 8:30 p.m., every Tuesday and this week’s performer is Darren McGill. Admission is free as it is on Wednesday for karaoke with Joyce Rainey. Call 409-722-1600 for details.
- The Place
It’s a karaoke kind of weekend at The Place in Port Acres as Joyce Rainey keeps the party going this Saturday night for ages 21 and older. Admission is free. Call 409-736-2650 for information.
- Larry’s French Market
The only thing that Larry’s French Market in Groves might be better known for than its cuisine is the live music it features nearly every weekend, and this weekend is no exception.
Sean Vidrine is slated to perform Friday night, while Billy Poullard and The Zydeco Combo are scheduled for a concert on Saturday night.
Then, next Thursday night, it’s the duo of Clint Faulk and Sherri Lynn. Call 409-962-3381 for more information.
- The Shop
It’s a double dose of live music from Roger Ray and Storm this weekend at The Shop in Port Arthur as the group performs Friday night and Sunday afternoon. Admission is always free for ages 21 and older. Call 409-960-6449 for info.
- Capri Club
Let the blues rock sounds of Three Legged Dawg wash over you this Saturday night at the Capri Club in Mid-County as the band makes the party last all night long. The Capri Club is a private venue and requires a $10 per year membership for ages 21 and older. Call 409-724-1030 for details.
- Cash’s Bar and Grill
In June 2009, area rock band Forever Falls celebrated the release of its third CD, “Devil in the Details,” and now, more than a year later, the group is ready to bring that chapter to a close.
Forever Falls will perform in concert Saturday night at Cash’s Bar and Grill in Port Arthur for ages 21 and older. This is reportedly the band’s last showcase in support of that album, and the band is already hard at work on new material.
Joining Forever Falls in this special event is the new band, Sicksation, which features members of previous bands such as Trykshot, Altar Ego and Pratice. Also appearing is Loser’s Reunion from Lake Charles.
Cash’s Bar and Grill is a private venue and requires a $10 per year membership. Admission is also charged at the door for concerts. Call 409-729-6639 for details.
- Whiskey River
It’s been three years since the trio known as Los Lonely Boys last performed in Southeast Texas, and that is what makes Friday night’s concert inside Whiskey River in Beaumont even more special.
The band, based out of San Angelo, Texas, is best known for songs such as “Heaven,” “Senorita,” “More than Love,” and “Real Emotions,” and is back on tour after canceling more than a dozen dates in April and May after it was discovered bassist Jojo Garza had lesions on his vocal cords.
The band’s forthcoming album, which was set to be released in the fall, was also placed on hold and no timetable has been announced for its release.
Advance tickets were $15 and tickets should be available at the door. Call 409-832-2999 for more details.
- Dixie Dance Hall
Lee Brice is scheduled to perform Friday night inside the Dixie Dance Hall on Crockett Street in downtown Beaumont for ages 18 and older. Tickets are $12 at the door.
Cheap Whiskey is back on top of the local country music scene as the group once again features Chris Johnson on vocals. The group will be performing this Saturday night at Madison’s in Beaumont for ages 21 and older. Admission is charged at the door.
On Tuesday, El Floppy Tacos are featured on the patio for your listening pleasure, while more than 18,000 songs are at your fingertips for Thursday night karaoke. Admission is free every Tuesday and Thursday. Call 409-924-9777 for more info.
- The Barking Dog-Bmt
The Beaumont venue offers music once again this weekend as The Wards of the State perform at 8 p.m., Saturday for all ages.
This group specializes in classic rock, country and blues and will keep you entertained all night. Admission is $5 at the door. Call 409-835-2275 for more information.
Live music is featured at Goodfellas from 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. every weekend, and on tap Friday night is Thomas Cokinos, followed by B.J. Thibodeaux on Saturday.
From 7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday, more music can be heard from Jimmy Kaiser and Jerry Mullin, respectively. Call 409-861-2500 for more information about this establishment.
- Ford Park
There is something for guys and girls this weekend at Ford Park in Beaumont as The Peddler Show and Great Outdoor Expo offers plenty excitement under one roof all weekend long.
Admission is $6 for adults, and $4 for children ages 5-11 and senior citizens age 65 and older. Parking is free.
Check out The Peddler Show and all of the unique items shoppers will find, including a vast selection of personalized designs, home décor, hand crafted jewelry, fashionable clothing, gourmet treats, creative gifts and so much more. Times are from 3 p.m. - 8 p.m., today; 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., Saturday; and 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sunday. Visit www.fordpark.com for more information.
- Eagles Lodge
It’s a great night to dance and party as area band Back Stage performs at the Eagles Nest beginning at 8 p.m., Friday night. The cover charge is $5 at the door and everyone is welcome.
The fun continues on Saturday night with Patty Ferguson and karaoke, and, if you need a break from the work week, then stop by on Wednesday night for the weekly comedy night at 8 p.m. Both karaoke and comedy night are available free of charge. Call 409-886-7381 for details.
- Club 87
A change of ownership and management has occurred, and, after a several month hiatus, Club 87 reopens this weekend. Live music and other activities will be part of the venue’s entertainment in the coming weeks. Ages 21 and older are welcome. Call 409-746-2394 for details.