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WEDNESDAY, MAY 27TH

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

Boudreaux & Thibodeaux – Band Karaoke Night! 214 Third St., 636-2442 www.bandtlive.com » or facebook.com/bandtlive Facebook logo

Brickyard South Bar + Patio – Open Mic Night! 174 South Blvd., 246-2547, Brickyard South 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

Red Star BarTivia Night, 9 p.m. – 2 p.m., 222 Laurel St., Red Star Bar Facebook logo

The Blues Room – Hall of Fame Blues Jam! 9 p.m., NO cover, 244 Lafayette St., 334-7663, The Blues Room Facebook logo

The Roux House – Live Band Karaoke, 143 Third St., 344-2583, www.rouxhouse.com » or rouxhouse on FB Facebook logo

THURSDAY, MAY 28TH

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

Boudreaux & ThibodeauxThe Easy, 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 + Patio – Open Mic Night! 9 p.m. – 11 p.m., 174 South Blvd., 246-2547, Brickyard South Facebook logo

Happy’s Irish Pub136 Third St., 344-2583, www.happysirishpub.com » or Happys Irish Pub Facebook logo

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

Jolie Pearl Oyster BarMicah Lipsmeyer, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., 315 North Blvd., 615-7172, www.jolieoysterbar.com »

Red Star BarHipster Bingo & Thursday Ladies Night, 9 p.m., 222 Laurel St., Red Star Bar Facebook logo

River Center LibrarySpiderman Story & Craft, 10 a.m., read Spiderman vs. The Green Goblin & color your very own Spiderman door hanger to keep the bad guys out of your room, ALSO: Teen Graphic Novel Book Club, 3 p.m., join us to discuss Amulet: The Stonekeeper by Kazu Kibuishi, cookies provided, 120 St. Louis St., 389-4964, River Center Library »

The Blues Room244 Lafayette St., 334-7663, The Blues Room Facebook logo

The Roux House – Piano Bar Night, 6 p.m., 143 Third St., 344-2583, www.rouxhouse.com » or rouxhouse on FB Facebook logo

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

FRIDAY, MAY 29TH

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

Brickyard South Bar + Patio – Trivia Night! 10 p.m. – 12 a.m., 174 South Blvd., 246-2547, Brickyard South Facebook logo

Happy’s Irish Pub136 Third St., 344-2583, www.happysirishpub.com » or Happys Irish Pub Facebook logo

Huey'sDJ Scalez, 9 p.m., 350 Third St., 246-2547, Hueys Bar Baton Rouge Facebook logo

Jolie Pearl Oyster BarJustin McCain, 8 p.m. – 11 p.m., 315 North Blvd., 615-7172, www.jolieoysterbar.com »

Manship Theatre – Cangelosi Dance Project presents School Performance, 6 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, www.manshiptheatre.org »

Pavilion BarThe Fresina Brothers, 9 p.m. – 12 p.m., Hollywood Casino, 1717 River Rd N., 709-7777, www.hollywoodbr.com » or www.facebook.com/HollywoodBR Facebook logo

Red Star Bar9 p.m. – 1:30 a.m., 222 Laurel St., Red Star Bar Facebook logo

Red Stick '15 International FestivalOpening Gala, 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m., an industry/business gathering featuring Steam Punk, as a theme, electronica DJ performing in this carnival-style atmosphere, a performance from digital performance artists Evidence & Luke DuBois, 9 p.m., sponsored in part by Louisiana Tech Park, Hartley/Vey Studio Theatre, Shaw Center, 100 Lafayette St., 346-5001, hartleyveytheatres.org » or redstickfestival.org »

River Center LibraryBrown Bag Lunch and A Movie, 11:30 a.m., watch a movie about a family with superpowers that must learn to accept themselves and work together so they can save the city in this new animated classic, Rated PG because of superhero action & violence, 1 hour & 55 minutes, ages 8-11, registration required, 120 St. Louis St., 389-4964, River Center Library »

The Blues RoomWil Jackson Band, 8 p.m., 244 Lafayette St., 334-7663, The Blues Room Facebook logo

The Roux HouseOrphan Annie & DJ Lightfoot, 10 p.m., 143 Third St., 344-2583, www.rouxhouse.com » or rouxhouse on FB Facebook logo

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

SATURDAY, MAY 30TH

Boudreaux & ThibodeauxDJ Push Play & Dulac Duo, 10 p.m., 214 Third St., 636-2442, www.bandtlive.com » or facebook.com/bandtlive Facebook logo

Breakroom IPODJ 2EZ, 9 p.m., Restaurant IPO, 421 Third St. Ste. B, 302-5541, www.restaurantipo.com »

Brickyard South Bar + PatioTaylor Nauta Acoustic, 10 p.m. – 2 p.m., 174 South Blvd., 246-2547, Brickyard South Facebook logo

CANN 5K Run / Walk –9 a.m., 1 Mile Fun Run, 8 a.m., & 5K @ 9 a.m., Gamma Eta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., in partnership with the Ivy Foundation, Inc. & the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank's goal of the CANN Run/Walk 5K is to promote awareness of childhood hunger and to raise money for college scholarships for high school students in the Greater Baton Rouge area, North Boulevard Town Square, www.brfoodbank.org/cann5k » or e-mail: cann5krace@gmail.com

Enclave600 Main St., 456-3908, www.enclavebatonrouge.com » or www.facebook.com/enclavebr Facebook logo

Happy's Irish Pub136 Third St., 344-2583, www.happysirishpub.com » or Happys Irish Pub Facebook logo

Hartley/Vey TheatreRaise the Woof 2015 – Comedy for a Cause, 7 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center, 100 Lafayette St., 346-5001, hartleyveytheatres.org »

Huey'sSofa Kings & DJ 2EZ, 10 p.m., 350 Third St., 246-2547, Hueys Bar Baton Rouge Facebook logo

Jolie Pearl Oyster BarCristina Ocmand, 11 p.m., 315 North Blvd., 615-7172, www.jolieoysterbar.com »

Lagniappe RecordsLoudness War Record Release Party, & Guest The Chambers, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., 705 St. Joseph St., 590-5615, www.lagniapperecords.com » or Lagniappe FB Facebook logo

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

  • Miss Trudy's Traveling Trunk Show, 11 a.m., stories, songs and games sprinkled with humor & fun
  • Doctor Spark, the Roving Explainer, 12:30 p.m.

Main Street Market8 a.m. – 12 Noon, summer tomatoes, corn, blueberries & eggplant, Sign up for garden giveaways, Fresh From the Market Cooking Demo with Dr. Gary Ross ith a talk on how to attract butterflies to your garden, 10 a.m., butterfly art activity at the Red Stick Sprouts tent, 501 Main St., 267-5060, www.breada.org »

Manship Theatre – Cangelosi Dance Project presents School Performance, 2 p.m., 4 p.m. & 6 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, www.manshiptheatre.org »

Pavilion BarThe Routh Brothers, 9 p.m. – 12 p.m., Hollywood Casino, 1717 River Rd N., 709-7777, www.hollywoodbr.com » or www.facebook.com/HollywoodBR Facebook logo

Red Star Bar – Red Star Karaoke, 222 Laurel St., 387-0060, Red Star Bar Facebook logo

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

Red Stick '15 International Festivalredstickfestival.org »

  • Kids' Lab, 10 a.m. – 12 Noon, Art & Tech activities include Arduino showcase, local school art creations; Cubee papercraft building lab; Lego lab; Minecraft showcase and live lab; and an Interactive art project on Library windows,sponsored by Electronic Arts, venue provided by the East Baton Rouge Parish Library, ages 6 +, minors accompanied by parents or guardians, River Center Library and Town Square Lawn
  • Expo / Maker Fair, 2 p.m. – 6 p.m., booths by NASA/Stennis; Electronic Arts, featuring playable demos of games; Acadian Robotics, the only 3D printer manufacturer in Louisiana; and LSU's Digital Media Arts & Engineering program, also a small builder's fair featuring MAKER BR members, sponsored by Electronic Arts, Venue provided by the East Baton Rouge Parish Library system, all ages appropriate, minors accompanied by parents or guardians, River Center Library and Town Square Lawn
  • Saturday Night Screening, 8:30 p.m., after dusk a movie screening of Pitch Perfect, made right here in Baton Rouge, sponsored by Celtic Studios, River Center Library, and Town Square Beacon

The Blues RoomThe Rock-Olaz, 9 p.m., 244 Lafayette St., 334-7663, The Blues Room Facebook logo

The Roux HouseDJ Lightfoot & DJ RAV3N, 7 p.m., 143 Third St., 344-2583, www.rouxhouse.com » or rouxhouse on FB Facebook logo

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

SUNDAY, MAY 31ST

Bethel AME ChurchNeighborhood Arts Project Kick Off Celebration, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m., in partnership with Bethel AME Church, a free afternoon of art making designed for all ages & abilities, celebrating our new community partner site in a beautiful grassy lot opposite the church, free hotdogs donated by Trader Joes, 1558 South Blvd., 389-6931, www.faithfamilyjesus.com » or call Lucy Perera, 389-7207, www.lsumoa.com »

Brickyard South Bar + Patio – End of Finals Celebration! Startisan, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m., free Crawfish Ettouffe, 174 South Blvd., 246-2547, Brickyard South Facebook logo

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

Manship TheatreWild Tales, 2 p.m., ALSO: Welcome to Me, 6 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, www.manshiptheatre.org »

Red Stick '15 International Festivalredstickfestival.org »

  • Animation Screening, 3 p.m. – 5 p.m., showing of selected pieces of the previous Red Stick Animation Festivals, Louisiana Art & Science Museum, 100 S River Rd., 344-5272, www.lasm.org »
  • Art Opening and NIME @ Red Stick, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m., Art Exhibit Opening,combination of closing Red Stick events and the opening event of the International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME), Shaw Center for the Arts and Glassell Gallery
UPCOMING EVENTS

MONDAYS

  • Roux House – Beans and Rice Mondays! Jazz with The Michael Foster Project, 6 p.m., 214 Third St., 636-2442, www.bandtlive.com »

TUESDAYS

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

THURSDAYS

  • 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 »

MONDAY, JUNE 1ST

  • River Center Library – 120 St. Louis St., 389-4964, River Center Library »
  • Theseus & the Minotaur Story & Craft, 10:30 a.m., hear the Greek myth "Theseus and the Minotaur," create some scratch art, ages 8-11
  • Vinyl Record Bracelets, 3 p.m., bedazzle a bracelet made out of a vinyl record, personalize your very own bracelet, all materials provided, limited to 8 patrons, registration required

TUESDAY, JUNE 2ND

  • River Center LibraryPreschool Storytime, 10 a.m., take a journey through history to learn about historical heroes, ages 3-5, registration required, 120 St. Louis St., 389-4964, River Center Library »

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