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WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 22ND

Bald Eagle PubNightly Specials, 140 Main St., 366-9782, Bald Eagle Pub Facebook logo

Boudreaux & ThibodeauxBand Karaoke, 9 p.m., 214 Third St., 636-2442 www.bandtlive.com » or facebook.com/bandtlive Facebook logo

Happy's Irish Pub – 136 Third St., 344-2583 www.happysirishpub.com » or Happys Irish Pub Facebook logo

Huey's350 Third St., 246-2547, Hueys Bar Baton Rouge Facebook logo

Manship TheatreZiggy Marley: Fly Rasta Tour, 7:30 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, www.manshiptheatre.org »

Red Star BarHipster Bingo, 9 p.m., 222 Laurel St., Red Star Bar Facebook logo

River Center Library – 120 St. Louis St., 389-4959, River Center Library »

  • Wednesday Walking Club, 12:10 p.m., meet in the Library Lobby every Wednesday in October for a 20-25 minute self-paced walk downtown, bring a bag lunch to eat after the walk
  • Gale Courses Overview, 2 p.m., learn about the online courses offered and how to register, this database offers a valuable educational experience, take as many courses as you can handle, 389-4964

The Blues RoomMicah Lipsmeyer, 9 p.m., 244 Lafayette St., 334-7663, The Blues Room Facebook logo

The Roux HouseLive Band Karaoke, 143 Third St., 344-2583, www.rouxhouse.com »

XO NightClub150 Mayflower St., 346-6666, or www.xo-br.com » or www.facebook.com/xonightclubbr Facebook logo

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23RD

13th GateNecropolis 13, 6:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m., your worst nightmares come true! Unlike any haunted attraction ever created, 832 St. Phillip St., 389-1313, www.midnightproduction.com »

Bald Eagle Pub – Trivia Night! Let's Get Quizzical, 9 p.m., 140 Main St., 366-9782, Bald Eagle Pub Facebook logo

Boudreaux & ThibodeauxMichigan Avenue, 9 p.m., 214 Third St., 636-2442, www.bandtlive.com » or facebook.com/bandtlive Facebook logo

Brickyard South Bar + Patio174 South Blvd., 246-2547, Brickyard South Facebook logo

Happy’s Irish PubGreg Talmage, 9 p.m., 136 Third St., 344-2583, www.happysirishpub.com » or Happys Irish Pub Facebook logo

Hartley/Vey Theatre – New Venture Theatre presents Choir Boy, 7:30 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center, 100 Lafayette St., 346-5001, hartleyveytheatres.org » or www.artsbr.org »

Huey's – Ladies Night Karaoke, 350 Third St., 246-2547, Hueys Bar Baton Rouge Facebook logo

King Bar & BistroThe Nick Abraham Xperience! 7 p.m. – 10 p.m., Sway The Night Away! Hotel Indigo, 200 Convention St., 343-1515, www.hotelindigo.com » or www.nickabrahamband.com »

LASMArt Party, 5:30 p.m., celebrate the Peter de Francia: An Italianate in Britain exhibit, finest of local artists, complimentary wine, & hors d' oeuvers courtesy of Capitol City Grill, 100 S. River Rd., 344-5272, www.lasm.org »

Red Star BarJuke Joint Jubilee, 10 p.m., with Ryan Harris, Clay Parker & friends, 222 Laurel St., Red Star Bar Facebook logo

River Center TheatreBassnectar, 7:30 p.m., 275 S. River Rd., 389-3030, www.brrivercenter.com »

River Center LibraryPre-School Storytime, 10 a.m., stories, songs, and fingerplays, ages 3-5, ALSO: Game Night: Apples to Apples, 5:30 p.m., play Apples to Apples & be crowned the October Game Champion, 120 St. Louis St., 389-4959, River Center Library »

The Blues Room – Legendary Pianist & Blues Singer Tim Shelley, 5:30 p.m., 244 Lafayette St., 334-7663, The Blues Room Facebook logo

The Roux HouseCaleb Hymel, 9 p.m., 143 Third St., 344-2583, www.rouxhouse.com »

XO NightClubOfficial Weigh In Pre Party, 9 p.m., Atlas Fights 22 / Louisiana vs Mississippi MMA, 150 Mayflower St., 346-6666, or www.xo-br.com » or www.facebook.com/xonightclubbr Facebook logo

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 24TH

13th GateNecropolis 13, 6:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m., your worst nightmares come true! Unlike any haunted attraction ever created, 832 St. Phillip St., 389-1313, www.midnightproduction.com »

Belle AtriumLive Boxing, 8 p.m., doors open @ 7 p.m., 103 France St., www.belleofbatonrouge.com »

Boudreaux & Thibodeaux – In the Club: Orphan Annie & Crowe, 8 p.m., On the Balcony: Spurge, 9 p.m., 214 Third St., 636-2442, www.bandtlive.com » or facebook.com/bandtlive Facebook logo

Happy’s Irish Pub CJ Solar Duo, 5 p.m. Also: Top Shelf, 9 p.m., 136 Third St., 344-2583, www.happysirishpub.com » or Happys Irish Pub Facebook logo

Hartley/Vey Theatre – New Venture Theatre presents Choir Boy, 7:30 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, hartleyveytheatres.org » or www.artsbr.org »

Huey's – Live after Five After Party! Riverside VooDoo, 9 p.m., 350 Third St., 246-2547, Hueys Bar Baton Rouge Facebook logo

Live after Five – Free, outdoor, Fridays concert presents Colin Lake with Startisan Opening, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m., sponsored by the Downtown Business Association » Galvez Plaza Stage, North Boulevard Town Square »

Manship TheatreBen Sollee, 8 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, www.manshiptheatre.org »

Red Star Bar222 Laurel St., Red Star Bar –

River Center ArenaAtlas Fights 22 MMA Cage Rage, 8 p.m., Louisiana vs Mississippi MMA live ultimate cage fights, doors open at 7 p.m., 275 S. River Rd., 389-3030, www.brrivercenter.com » or www.facebook.com/AtlasFights Facebook logo

River Center TheatreEthan Bortnick, 7 p.m., 275 S. River Rd., 389-3030, www.brrivercenter.com »

The Blues RoomWil Jackson Band, 9 p.m., 244 Lafayette St., 334-7663, The Blues Room Facebook logo

The Roux HouseLuis & Jude, 5 p.m. & True Spin, 10 p.m., 143 Third St., 344-2583, www.rouxhouse.com »

Vu NightclubThe Fresina Brothers featuring Josh Martin, 9 p.m., Hollywood Casino, 709-7777, www.hollywoodbr.com »

XO NightClubThem Lost Boys, 9 p.m., 150 Mayflower St., 346-6666, www.xo-br.com » or www.facebook.com/xonightclubbr Facebook logo

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25TH

13th GateNecropolis 13, 6:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m., your worst nightmares come true! Unlike any haunted attraction ever created, 832 St. Phillip St., 389-1313, www.midnightproduction.com »

Boudreaux & Thibodeaux – In the Club: Sweet Root, 9 p.m., 214 Third St., 636-2442, www.bandtlive.com » or facebook.com/bandtlive Facebook logo

Breakroom IPORestaurant IPO, 421 Third St. Ste. B, 302-5541, www.restaurantipo.com »

Brickyard South Bar + Patio174 South Blvd., 246-2547, Brickyard South Facebook logo

Happy's Irish PubBrandon Routh, 10 p.m., 136 Third St., 344-2583, www.happysirishpub.com » or Happys Irish Pub Facebook logo

Hartley/Vey Theatre – New Venture Theatre presents Choir Boy, 7:30 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, hartleyveytheatres.org » or www.artsbr.org »

Huey'sLSU Gameday vs. Ole Miss, followed by DJ 2EZ, 10 p.m., 350 Third St., 246-2547, Hueys Bar Facebook logo

LASM – 100 S. River Rd., 344-5272, www.lasm.org »

  • Kids' Lab: Creating Fun with Chemistry, 10:15 p.m., 12 p.m., & 2 p.m., oil & water do mix! understand the key role emulsifiers play in a popular body product & apply this knowledge to mixing up your very own hand lotion, explore the dynamic world of chemistry in hands-on chemistry workshops for ages 6-12 with parent or caregiver
  • Miss Trudy's Traveling Trunk Show, 11 a.m., stories, songs & games
  • Doctor Spark, the Roving Explainer, 12:30 p.m.

Main Street MarketSprouts Saturday! 8 a.m. – 1 p.m., fun, food, recipes, & a special fall-themed Sprouts activity at the Sprouts tent, 8:30 a.m. – 11 a.m., Fresh From the Market Cooking Demo with Lucie Monk, 10 a.m., preparing kid-friendly recipes, also lots of pumpkins for Halloween decorating & carving, 501 Main St., 267-5060, www.breada.org »

Red Star Bar222 Laurel St., 387-0060, Red Star Bar Facebook logo

Red Stick Farmer's Market – 8 a.m. – 12 noon, 501 Main St., 267-5060, www.breada.org »

River Center LibraryBats in the Library Story and Craft, 10:30 a.m., ages 5-10, listen to Bats in the Library by Brian Lies & create your own library bat to take home to read & trick-or-treat with, 120 St. Louis St., 389-4959, River Center Library »

The Blues RoomLSU Tigers vs Ole Miss, 6:15 p.m., Henry Turner & Flavor, 9 p.m., 244 Lafayette St., 334-7663, The Blues Room Facebook logo

The Roux HouseDJ Night, 10 p.m., 143 Third St., 344-2583, www.rouxhouse.com »

Vu NightclubChris Bradford Duo, 9 p.m., Hollywood Casino, 709-7777, www.hollywoodbr.com »

XO NightClubGame Day After Party, 10 p.m., 150 Mayflower St., 346-6666, www.xo-br.com » or www.facebook.com/xonightclubbr Facebook logo

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 26TH

Hartley/Vey Theatre – New Venture Theatre presents Choir Boy, 3 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, hartleyveytheatres.org » or www.artsbr.org »

King Bar & BistroCollective Band, 5 p.m., Hotel Indigo, 200 Convention St., 343-1515, www.hotelindigo.com »

Kingfish Fabulous Flapper Breakfast – 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., Hilton Capitol Center, 201 Lafayette St., 344-5866, www.kingfishbatonrouge.com »

LASMKids' Lab: Creating Fun with Chemistry, 1:30 p.m. & 3 p.m., explore the dynamic world of chemistry in hands-on chemistry workshops, ages 6-12 with parent/caregiver, participants must sign in 20 minutes before, 100 S. River Rd., 344-5272, www.lasm.org »

Manship TheatreOne Day Pina Asked, 2 p.m., ALSO: Love is Strange, 6 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, www.manshiptheatre.org »

Red Star Bar – Saints Sunday! Saints vs Packers, doors open at 2 p.m., free jambalaya, and ping pong, 222 Laurel St., 387-0060, Red Star Bar Facebook logo

Sunday in the Park – Fall Concert Series begins with Damon Fowler, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m., (Blues/Rock), Free face painting & balloon creations for the kids, free, outdoor Sunday afternoon concerts in the new Galvez Plaza Stage, Sunday in the Park Flyer {PDF}, North Boulevard Town Square » or 344-8558, or visit Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge »

The Blues Room – Hall of Fame BLUES JAM! Hosted by Cleveland Jefferson & Friends, 7 p.m. – 11 p.m., 244 Lafayette St., 334-7663, The Blues Room Facebook logo

YelpBR's Yappy Halloween 5K Run & 1 Mile Costume Stroll – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., 5K at 10:30 a.m., 1 mile costume stroll at 11:30 a.m., food, fun, pet adoptions, and vendors, Yappy Halloween Flyer {PDF}, North Boulevard Town Square, 485-9200, www.yelpbr.com » or North Boulevard Town Square »

UPCOMING EVENTS

TUESDAYS

  • Art Lounge – Boudreaux & Thibodeaux, 214 Third St., 636-2442, www.bandtlive.com »

THURSDAYS

  • Red Star BarJuke Joint Jubilee, 9 p.m., featuring Ryan Harris, Clay Parker, and friends, 222 Laurel St., Red Star Bar Facebook logo

  • Baton Rouge Food Tours – 11 a.m., downtown guided walking tour includes delicious tastings at area downtown restaurants infused with fascinating historical & cultural stories, 800-622-3241, www.batonrougefoodtours.com/tours »

FRIDAYS

  • Baton Rouge Food Tours – 11 a.m. & 6 p.m., downtown guided walking tours include delicious tastings at area downtown restaurants infused with fascinating historical & cultural stories, 800-622-3241, www.batonrougefoodtours.com/tours »

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23RD – SUNDAY, OCTOBER 26TH

  • USS KiddFall Field Days, all Veterans & civilians are invited to assist in hands-on involvement in projects: restoration of engineering spaces, painting & chipping, polishing brass, electrical, plumbing, & carpentry skills are welcome, 305 S. River Rd., 342-1942, www.usskidd.com »

MONDAY, OCTOBER 27TH

  • LASMAnnual Friends & Family Shopping Day, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., a unique selection of items with 30% off purchases for holiday gift giving, refreshments, 100 S. River Rd. South, 344-5272, www.lasm.org »
  • Manship TheatreLove is Strange, 7 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, www.manshiptheatre.org »
  • Old State CapitolCastle Creep Fest,5 p.m. – 8 p.m., kids wear your costumes, lots of trick-or-treat stations, face painting, storytelling, magic shows & mad scientist demonstrations, take a creepy dungeon tour the basement filled with spooky surprises, or view the Ghost of the Castle, a 12 minute exhibit/history of the OSC & our resident ghost, Sarah Morgan, food & beverages available for purchase, kids $5, free for adults accompanying children, sponsored by OSC and ExxonMobil, 100 North Blvd., 342-0500, www.louisianaoldstatecapitol.org »

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 28TH

  • Manship TheatreMedea from National Theatre London, 7:30 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, www.manshiptheatre.org »
  • River Center TheatreDance Theatre of Harlem, 7:30 p.m., 275 S. River Rd., 389-3030, www.brrivercenter.com »

 

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