Platinum selling artist Aaron Neville will perform Saturday night, April 16, inside the Grand Event Center of the Golden Nugget Casino in Lake Charles, La. Tickets are $20-$35 at all Ticketmaster outlets. Photo by Tommy Mann Jr.

By Tommy Mann Jr. – For The Record

Festival season is running full-speed ahead and there are plenty of great events and activities every weekend through the rest of the month. Also, there is live theater to enjoy this week and next in Orange. Visit www.localmusicguide.net for more information on artists and venues.

Wednesday, April 13

Caleb Williams @ Bar Local

Reed Blanchard @ Cafe Del Rio

Lee Pelly @ The Capri Club

Chester Daigle @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Tyler Darby @ Luke’s Icehouse Beaumont

The Fuse @ Rush Lounge

John Cessac @ Tradewinds Tavern

Thursday, April 14

“Into the Woods” @ Orange Community Players

Mike Zito @ The Bayou Cafe #2

Encore @ Blue Martini

Bronco Jr. @ Cafe Del Rio

The Chuck Taylors @ Caribbean Cove

Fred Eaglesmith @ Courville’s

Brad Broussard @ Coconuts Bar and Grill

Amanda Walker @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Guilty @ Good Times Pub

Carlin Renshaw @ The Grill

The LACS, Moonshine Bandits @ Jerry Nelson’s Hill Country

Jerry Dee @ Larry’s French Market

Static King, Miss Shevaughn and Yuma Wray @ The Logon Cafe

Paul Orta @ Luke’s Icehouse Beaumont

Tim Burger @ Luke’s Mid County

BB and Company @ Mackenzie’s Pub

Blake Sticker and Michael Krajicek @ Madison’s

Zydecane @ Orange VFW Hall

John Cessac @ Paul’s Seafood

The Fuse @ Rush Lounge

David Lee Kaiser @ Tradewinds Tavern

Friday, April 15

“Into the Woods” @ Orange Community Players

Renn Loren and Johnny Briggs @ Blue Dog Cafe

Encore @ Blue Martini

Creole Cookin’ @ The Boudain Hut

David Joel @ Cafe Del Rio

Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band @ Caribbean Cove

Curse and the Cure @ Cottons Cay

Brad Brinkley and Comfort Zone @ Cowboys

Amanda Walker @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Joe Harmon and the Harmonics @ Gator Lounge

Mike Zito and The Wheel @ The Gig

Champagne Room @ Jerry Nelson’s Hill Country

Jackie Caillier and Cajun Cousins @ Larry’s French Market

Babe, UnU @ The Logon Cafe

Tyrone Thompson @ Luke’s Icehouse Beaumont

Larry Tillery and the Vagabond Dreamers @ Mackenzie’s Pub

The Fresh Hits @ Madison’s

BB and Company @ Mauriceville Crawfish Festival

The Greers and Dick LeMasters @ The Neches River Wheelhouse

Wayne Cook @ New York Pizza – Calder Ave.

Brad Broussard @ Paradise Daiquiris

Caleb Williams @ Pine Tree Lodge

The Fuse @ Rush Lounge

Rod Rishard @ Taco Rey

John Guidroz @ Thirsty’s

Saturday, April 16

Aaron Neville @ Golden Nugget Casino

“Into the Woods” @ Orange Community Players

“Carnival Des Cajuns” feat. Geno Delafose and French Rockin’ Boogie, Jamie Bergeron and the Kickin’ Cajuns, Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys @ Carl A. Parker Multipurpose Center at Lamar State College – PA

Encore @ Blue Martini

Creole Cookin’ @ The Boudain Hut

Simple Logic @ Cafe Del Rio

The Dog Hill Stompers @ Caribbean Cove

Choke, The Von Dukes, Entrenched Defilement @ The Center Stage

Amanda Walker @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Kay Miller @ The Country Club at Golden Nugget Casino

Crossroads @ Cowboy Harley Davidson

Rod Rishard @ DeQuincy VFW Hall

Joe Harmon and the Harmonics @ Gator Lounge

Michael Sarver @ Golden Nugget Casino

Blake Sticker @ The Grill

Keith Kire @ Honky Tonk Texas

Symphony of Southeast Texas feat. Sean Chen @ Julie Rogers Theatre

Pee Wee Bowen Band @ Larry’s French Market

LN and the Crush @ Luke’s Icehouse Beaumont

Hank and the Cupcakes @ Luna Live

The Jerryatricks @ Mackenzie’s Pub

Dead or Alive @ Madison’s

JB and the Moonshine Band @ Mauriceville Crawfish Festival

JAG @ Pine Tree Lodge

Deja Vu @ Quaker Steak and Lube

The Fuse @ Rush Lounge

Courtney Hale Revia @ Sombrero’s Mexican Grill

Curse and the Cure @ Stingaree Down Under

Heather and the Hellcats @ Texas Ave. Tavern

Shane Smith and the Saints @ Texas Longhorn Club

The Silky Dave Experience, The Bald Dog Project @ Texas Rose Saloon

Careers, Boogerbear, Rob Wellz @ Thirsty’s

Sunday, April 17

“Into the Woods” @ Orange Community Players

Joe Mendoza and the Shuffle Kings with Larry Tillery @ American Legion Post 493 – Nederland

Clint Faulk @ The Boudain Hut

Linda Kaye and the Kool Katz @ Jefferson County Singles Club

Rod Rishard @ Loggerheads Bar

Eazy @ Pine Tree Lodge

Courtney Hale Revia @ Rock N’ Dollar Ranch – Lumberton

Monday, April 18

Bryan Trahan @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Tuesday, April 19

Alex Rozell @ Dylan’s

Chip Radford @ Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Tyler Darby and Pug Johnson @ Madison’s

The Strangers @ Rush Lounge

Jimmy Kaiser @ Tradewinds Tavern