Make the most of an evening out in southeast Texas and southwest Louisiana. With the impending holidays, some events or hours may be subject to change. We encourage everyone to call for information and hours of operation before heading out. Here are just a few events in the area.

Wednesday, Dec. 23

•Parker James & Fat Boy South will be performing at Yesterday’s Night Club, 5313 Common St. in Lake Charles. Doors open at 5 p.m. with no cover charge until 7 p.m. The band starts at 7 p.m.
For info., call 337-474-7333.
Dylan’s on 9th Ave. will have Ladies Night & Karaoke with great drink specials until 11 p.m. Dylan’s is located at 8601 9th Ave. in Port Arthur.
For info., call 409-722-1600.
Suga’s Deep South Cuisine and Jazz Bar will have Poetry Night.
Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and show starts at 7:30 p.m.
Musical entertainment will also be provided and cover charge is $10.
Suga’s is at 461 Bowie St. in Beaumont and can be reached at 409-813-1808.
Honky Tonk Texas, 2389 US Highway 96 in Silsbee, has an 8 Ball Pool Tournament. Play begins at 8 p.m.
For info., call 409-386-1995.
•Handsome Harry Band will be at Luna Bar, 719 Ryan St., Lake Charles, LA.
For info., call 337-494-5862.
The Log On Cafe will have Open Mic Night with original and cover music beginning at 8 p.m.
Sign-ups will be at 7:30 p.m.
Log On Cafe is at 3805 Calder Ave. in Beaumont.
For info., call 409-832-1529.
The West Bar & Grill hosts Todd Howard starting at 9 p.m.
Come to 6445 Calder in Beaumont or call 409-866-4733 for more information.
•TCB Band will perform at Cafe Del Rio, 2830 IH-10 E. in Beaumont.
For info., call 409-347-1644.
•All ladies are invited to the Ladies Night at Yesterday’s Night Club, 5313 Common St. in Lake Charles. Ladies get in free until 10 p.m. and ladies aged 21 and up get their first two drinks for free. The band starts at 8 p.m. Reservations are not available for special event nights.
Doors will open 6 p.m.
For info., call 337-474-7333 or visit www.yesterdayslc.com.
•Lone Star Karaoke & DJ will be at Capistrano Lounge, 1209 Green Ave. in Orange. Music will begin at 9 p.m., last until 1 a.m. There is no cover charge.
For info., call 409-883-8175.
Honky Tonk Texas, 2389 US Highway 96 in Silsbee will hold a Karaoke Contest with a $10 entry fee & $500 grand prize.
For info., call 409-386-1995.
Dixie Dance Hall, 236 Crockett St., Beaumont will have the finals of the Santa’s Sexy Helper competition. Ladies age 18 & up get in free.
Drink specials will include $1.75 beer & bar and $4 bombs.
For info., call 409-833-1811.
Suga’s Deep South Cuisine and Jazz Bar will have Salsa Dance Classes from 7:30-8:30 p.m. with only $5 cover charge.
Classes will be given by Jacey and BJ from City Dance and there will be drink specials.
Suga’s is at 461 Bowie St. in Beaumont and can be reached at 409-813-1808.
Mackenzie’s Pub will host Rick Danna at 229 Dowlen in Beaumont.
For info., call 409-866-2288.
•Rod Rishard will be at La Hacienda at 7700 9th Ave. in Port Arthur.
For info., call 409-724-1477.

Thursday, Dec. 24

Larry’s French Market, 3701 Atlantic Hwy in Groves will be closed for Christmas.
For info. about upcomiong events, call 409-962-3381 or 962-9255.
The Hub, 236 Crockett St., Beaumont, will host a Christmas Eve Naughty & Nice Party.
Drink specials include $5 pitchers & $5 bombs.
For info., call 833-1811.
Delta Downs Casino & Racetrack will present live entertainment by  Matt Delrossi.
Stop by 2717 Delta Downs Dr. in Vinton, LA or call 337-589-7441 or Toll Free at 1-800-589-7441 for more information.
•Stop by The Pacesetter Lounge at 6358 Phelan Blvd. in Beaumont.
For info., call 409-866-2100.
The Texas Longhorn presents a Pool Tournament in the Legends Bar starting at 9 p.m. Winner will receive $100 cash.
The Texas Longhorn, off IH-10, Toomey Starks Exit, in Vinton, LA.
For info., call  337-589-4618.
Honky Tonk Texas, 2389 US Highway 96 in Silsbee, has Ladies Night. Doors open at 4 p.m.
They offer live DJ, $1 beer specials from 6-10 p.m., $2 margarita specials, cash prize giveaways and every lady gets paid to party. Ladies who walk through the door will receive $5.
For holiday hours or closing info., call 409-386-1995.
•The 165-seat Jack Daniel’s® Bar & Grill presents Static until 2 a.m.
Doors open at 10 p.m.
JD’s is located in L’Auberge du Lac Casino at 777 Avenue L’Auberge in Lake Charles.
For more info., call 337-395-7777, 1-866-580-7444 or visit www.ldlcasino.com.
•Live in concert at Isle of Capri Casino, 100 Westlake Ave. in Westlake, LA will be Jag.
For more info., call 337-430-0711 or visit lake-charles.isleofcapricasinos.com.
•Lone Star Karaoke & DJ will be at Capistrano Lounge, 1209 Green Ave. in Orange. Music will begin at 9 p.m., last until 1 a.m. There is no cover charge.
For info., call 409-883-8175.

Friday, Dec. 25

•Performing live in concert at Caribbean Cove inside Isle of Capri Casino, 100 Westlake Ave. in Westlake, LA will be Classie Ballou.
Show is 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
For more info., call 337-430-0711 or visit lake-charles.isleofcapricasinos.com.
Dixie Dance Hall, 236 Crockett St., Beaumont will have a Christmas Party.
Free admission all night for everyone.
For info, call 409-833-1811.
Larry’s French Market, 3701 Atlantic Hwy in Groves will be closed for Christmas.
For info. about upcomiong events, call 409-962-3381 or 962-9255.
OB’s Bar and Grill located at 1301 Ryan St.  in Lake Charles will host Live Music (TBA).
Cover charge is $5 each week. Drink specials include nightly $2 domestic beer and well drinks until 10 p.m.
For hours or closing info., call 337-494-7336 or go to www.obsbarandgrill.com.
Yesterday’s Night Club will present music by Foret Tradition.
For more info., call 337-474-7333 or 337-477-7901.
Honky Tonk Texas club will host 3 of a Kind at 8 p.m.
Honky Tonk Texas, 2389 US Highway 96 in Silsbee.
Call 409-386-1995 or visit www.honkytonktexas.us.
The Texas Longhorn and Legends Bar present Ladies Night where ladies get in free and there are $1 beer and bar specials for everyone in attendance.
The Texas Longhorn, off IH-10, Toomey Starks Exit, in Vinton, LA.
For info, call  337-589-4618.
The Texas Longhorn presents “Raise UR Voice” Karaoke in the Legends Bar at 1 a.m.
The Texas Longhorn, off IH-10, Toomey Starks Exit, in Vinton, LA.
For info., call  337-589-4618.
•Friday and Saturdays through Jan. 2 get lively for the holidays with Isle of Capri Casino’s Explosion of Holiday Cash Event.
Win your share of $135,000 with drawings at 6 p.m. and 10:45 p.m.
Pick up an entry at the IsleOne CLub from 12 p.m. until 10 p.m. each drawing day and win up to $10,000.
For more info., call 337-430-0711 or visit lake-charles.isleofcapricasinos.com.
•Lone Star Karaoke & DJ will be at Brewsky’s  Bar, 1195 Texas Ave. in Bridge City. Music begins at 8 p.m. and people aged 18 and up are welcomed with no cover charge.
For info., call 409-697-3053.
•The 165-seat Jack Daniel’s® Bar & Grill presents Static until 2 a.m.
Doors open at 10 p.m.
JD’s is located in L’Auberge du Lac Casino at 777 Avenue L’Auberge in Lake Charles.
For more info., call 337-395-7777, 1-866-580-7444 or visit www.ldlcasino.com.
•Robert Frith, Mike Zito & Todd Howard will perform at Dylan’s on 9th Ave. in Port Arthur during the Annual Mistletoe Jam beginning at 9:30 p.m.
Dylan’s is located at 8601 9th Avenue and can be reached at 409-722-1600.
 SATURday, Dec. 26

The Hub, 236 Crockett St., Beaumont, will host Zack Walther.
For info., call 833-1811.
•Tickets now on sale for the Feb. 13 Ford Arena presentation of the Grammy-winning pop legends the O’Jays.
Purchase tickets at Ford Park Box Office, all Ticketmaster locations or charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000 or ticketmaster.com.
Tickets are $59.50, $49.50 and $39.50.
Larry’s French Market, 3701 Atlantic Hwy in Groves will have Chris Miller & Bayou Roots.
For more info, call 409-962-3381 or 962-9255.
Honky Tonk Texas, 2389 US Highway 96 in Silsbee will hold a performance of Johnny V & Zydesoul at 9 p.m.
For info., call 409-386-1995.
•In Liquid & Snidley Whiplash will have a show at AJ’s Bar and Grill.
Show begins at 9:30 p.m. at 710 Ryan St., Lake Charles.
For more info., visit www.myspace.com/ajslakecharles or call 337-433-4388.
•Live karaoke comes to The Fraternal Order of Eagles, 803 N. 28th St. in Orange, 8 p.m.-12 a.m.; features Patty Ferguson of American Dream Karaoke.
For info., call 409-886-7381.
Yesterday’s Night Club hosts Travis Matte & The Kingpins, 5313 Common St. in Lake Charles at 8 p.m.
For info., call 337-474-7333 or visit www.yesterdayslc.com.
L’Auberge du Lac Casino invites everyone to spend the holidays with us.
L’Auberge du Lac Casino is at 777 Avenue L’Auberge in Lake Charles.
For more info., call 337-395-7777, 1-866-580-7444 or visit www.ldlcasino.com.
•Live in concert at Caribbean Cove inside Isle of Capri Casino, 100 Westlake Ave. in Westlake, LA will be Cedryl Ballou performing 9 p.m.-1 a.m.
For more info., call 337-430-0711 or visit lake-charles.isleofcapricasinos.com.
•Lone Star Karaoke & DJ will be at Brewsky’s  Bar, 1195 Texas Ave. in Bridge City at 8 p.m.
People aged 18 and up are welcomed with no cover charge.
For info., call 409-697-3053.
Jack After Dark inside L’Auberge du Lac Casino presents Mike Zito.
Please note that our dress code is ‘uptown chic’ and does not allow: caps, thong or flipflip shoes, baggy jeans or t-shirts.
L’Auberge du Lac Casino is at 777 Avenue L’Auberge in Lake Charles.
For more info., call 337-395-7777, 1-866-580-7444 or visit www.ldlcasino.com.
Cotton’s Cay, 8379 S. Hwy 87 in Orange will have Karaoke, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.
For hours or closing info., call 409-886-9042.
•Friday and Saturdays through Jan. 2 get lively for the holidays with Isle of Capri Casino’s Explosion of Holiday Cash Event.
Win your share of $135,000 with drawings at 6 p.m. and 10:45 p.m.
Pick up an entry at the IsleOne Club from 12 p.m. until 10 p.m. each drawing day and win up to $10,000.
For more info., call 337-430-0711 or visit lake-charles.isleofcapricasinos.com.
OB’s Bar and Grill located at 1301 Ryan St.  in Lake Charles will host College & Ladies Night.
Wear a McNeese State University shirt or McNeese U colors (blue & gold) to get in free of charge and get a free drink.
Ladies get in free all night and those age 21 or over get half price drinks all night long.
Drink specials include $2 domestic beer all night.
Everyday drink specials are $2 well drinks and $2 domestic beer until 10 p.m.
For hours or closing info., call 337-494-7336 or go to www.obsbarandgrill.com.
Suga’s Deep South Cuisine and Jazz Bar will present Thomas Cokinos from 6-10 p.m.
Suga’s is at 461 Bowie St. in Beaumont and can be reached at 409-813-1808.
The Log On Cafe will have Danny O’Flannery the Irish Baladeer with a Celtic Christmas Show beginning at 7 p.m.
Cover charge will be $15.
Log On Cafe is at 3805 Calder Ave. in Beaumont.
For info., call 409-832-1529.
•Come see the FDS Reunion Show at Madison’s, 4020 Dowlen in Beaumont, with Big Kenny, Trey and the Kaisers.
For info., call 409-924-9777.
Dylan’s on 9th Ave. will present Larry Tillery Band at 8601 9th Ave. in Port Arthur.
For info., call 409-722-1600.

Sunday, Dec. 27

Yesterday’s Night Club presents Warren Storm with Willie Tee & Cypress, 5313 Common St. in Lake Charles at 6 p.m.
For info., call 337-474-7333 or visit www.yesterdayslc.com.
Cow Bayou Marina is located at 3095 Texas Ave. in Bridge City. Stop by today!
For info., call 409-738-3133.
Honky Tonk Texas club will host Open Mic Night at 5 p.m.
Honky Tonk Texas, 2389 US Highway 96 in Silsbee.
Call 409-386-1995 or visit www.honkytonktexas.us.
Suga’s Deep South Cuisine and Jazz Bar will present Ron Roccio Band from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Suga’s is at 461 Bowie St. in Beaumont and can be reached at 409-813-1808.
MONday, Dec. 28

The Texas Longhorn and The Lucky Longhorn Casino invite you to watch Monday Night Football. Specials will be a free football buffet in The Lucky Longhorn Casino and $3 pitchers.
The Texas Longhorn, off IH-10, Toomey Starks Exit, in Vinton, LA.
For info, call  337-589-4618.
•Players at Isle of Capri Casino are in luck on Mondays. Each Monday through Dec. 28, choose from a $150 cash prize or draw for a prize valued up to $500 in the Stuff and Stash contest.
The final winner will be drawn on Dec. 28.
For more info., call 337-430-0711 or visit lake-charles.isleofcapricasinos.com.
The Log On Cafe will have Southeast Texas Linux Users Meeting beginning at 7 p.m.
Admittance is free.
Log On Cafe is at 3805 Calder Ave. in Beaumont.
For info., call 409-832-1529.
TUESday, Dec. 29

•Tuesday nights welcome the Ladies Only Pool Tournament at Cotton’s Cay, 8379 S. Hwy 87 in Orange.
For details, call 409-886-9042.
•Tickets are now on sale for a live concert at Isle of Capri Casino featuring Jo Dee Messina on Jan. 16.
Concert will be held at the event center and begin at 7 p.m.
Tickets are available at the Isle of Capri Casino Banana Cabana Gift Shop; ticket prices start at $15.
For more info., call 337-430-0711 or visit lake-charles.isleofcapricasinos.com.
•Tickets are now on sale for Ron White’s Behavioral Problems Tour coming to the Julie Rogers Theater on Jan. 9 at 7:30 & 10 p.m.
Reserved seating prices are $42.75 each and can be purchased at any Ticketmaster location (including F.Y.E. at Central Mall in Port Arthur or HEB’s Dowlen location in Beaumont), charged by phone by calling Toll Free 1-800-745-3000 or bought online at ticketmaster.com.
Cameras and video devices are not allowed to this performance.
Opening act will be Alex Reymundo.
For info., call 409-838-3435 ext.1.
The Log On Cafe will have Karaoke Night hosted by Jeffery Bryant beginning at 7 p.m.
Performances will run through 10 p.m.
Log On Cafe is at 3805 Calder Ave. in Beaumont.
For info., call 409-832-1529.