The Beach Boys will perform on Friday, March 4 inside the Jefferson Theater in downtown Beaumont. Tickets are still on sale at all Ticketmaster outlets and the Beaumont Civic Center box office. Courtesy Photo

By Tommy Mann Jr. – For The Record

March has arrived and that means festival season is right around the corner. In the meantime, be sure to enjoy some great local entertainment and national music acts which are hitting the area this week. Visit www.localmusicguide.net for more information on artists and venues.

Wednesday, March 2

Willie Nelson @ Lake Charles Civic Center

Zach Gonzalez @ Buffalo Wild Wings

David Joel @ Cafe Del Rio

Lee Pelly @ The Capri Club

Chester Daigle @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

The Killawatts Acoustic @ Jack Daniels Bar and Grill

Brad Broussard @ OB’s Bar and Grill

The Fuse @ Rush Lounge

Thursday, March 3

Barelands @ Bar Local

GoGo Dolls @ Blue Martini

Ginger and the Blues Kings @ Cafe Del Rio

TomPlay @ Caribbean Cove

Mike Zito and Friends @ Dylan’s

Bryan Trahan @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Skeeter Jones @ La Cantina -P.A.

Jerry Dee @ Larry’s French Market

John Evans Band, Cody Schaeffer @ The Logon Cafe

Jimmy Kaiser @ Luke’s Beaumont

Bryce Shaver @ Luke’s Mid County

BB and Company @ Mackenzie’s Pub

Zach Gonzalez @ Madison’s

Creole Cookin’ @ Orange VFW Hall

John Cessac @ Paul’s Seafood

Tin Pan Alley @ Rancho Grande

The Fuse @ Rush Lounge

David Lee Kaiser @ Tradewinds Tavern

Friday, March 4

Jewel @ Golden Nugget Casino

The Beach Boys @ Jefferson Theatre

Reckless Kelly, Jamie Talbert and the Band of Demons @ Jerry Nelson’s Hill Country

Wayne Dylan Band @ 171 Junction Roadhouse

GoGo Dolls @ Blue Martini

The Bogarts @ Cafe Del Rio

The Doghill Stompers @ Caribbean Cove

Alex Rozell @ Cecil’s Cajun Cafe

Drivin’ Dixie @ Cottons Cay

Atomic @ Dylan’s

Bryan Trahan @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

BB and Company @ Gator Lounge

Nic Armstrong and The Thieves @ The Gig

Jonathan Mitchell Band @ Honky Tonk Texas

The Kadillacs @ Jack Daniels Bar and Grill

The Cadillacs @ Larry’s French Market

Ward, Bowen and Steinman @ the Logon Cafe

John Cossac @ Luke’s Beaumont

Peace and Chaos @ Luna Live

Tin Pan Alley @ Mackenzie’s Pub

3HG @ Madison’s

Douglas Greer and Dick LeMasters @ The Neches River Wheelhouse

Curse and the Cure @ Pine Tree Lodge

The Fuse @ Rush Lounge

Saturday, March 5

Ed Theriot and Flashback Band @ 171 Junction Roadhouse

Ryan Foret and Foret Tradition @ American Legion Hall – Sulphur, La.

Alez Rozell @ Beau Reve

GoGo Dolls @ Blue Martini

The Tru Tonez @ Cafe Del Rio

Heather and the Hellcats @ The Capri Club

Chris Ardoin and Nu Step @ Caribbean Cove

Keith Kire @ Cecil’s

The 33’s @ Coolers Icehouse

The Pegwinders @ Dylan’s

Bryan Trahan @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

BB and Company @ Gator Lounge

Angel Siren, To Whom It May, Seldom, Creeping Phlox @ The Gig

Kay Miller @ The Grill

Mark Reeves and Twisted X @ Honky Tonk Texas

Big Pokey Bear, J. Paul Jr., Rusty Metoyer @ Lake Charles Civic Center

Jackie Caillier and Cajun Cousins @ Larry’s French Market

Stoop Kids @ The Logon Cafe

Lane Mack @ Luna Live

Encore @ Madison’s

The Fuse @ Rush Lounge

John Cessac and The Outlaws, The Lakeview Band @ Squeeze’s

Lee Pelly @ Tammy’s Bar

Eric Tessmer @ Texas Ave Tavern

Rebel Flesh, ZeroHeros, Worm Suicide @ Texas Rose Saloon

JAG @ White Horse Bar and Grill

Ina Dilemma @ WO’s Friendly Tavern

Sunday, March 6

Chester and Jairus Daigle @ Jack Daniels Bar and Grill

The Cadillacs @ Jefferson County Singles Club

Duane Terry and GROUP, Trish Thierry, Thessa Willis, Donnie Bolden @ Lake Charles Civic Center

Eazy @ Pine Tree Lodge

Bronco Jr. and John Cessac @ The West

Monday, March 7

Stacy Bearden @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Tendo, Living Scars, Total Strangers @ Texas Rose Saloon

Tuesday, March 8

Chip Radford @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Angel Garcia @ Rush Lounge

John Cessac @ Tradewinds Tavern

Curse and the Cure, Freddy and Francine @ Victoria House