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WEDNESDAY, JULY 29TH

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

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

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

Hartley/Vey Theatre – The Film Lounge Series presents Bound To Vengeance, 7:30 p.m., equipped with a big screen, lounge furniture, cabaret tables, full service bar & servers from Capital City Grill to take food orders, rated R, 93 minutes, under 17 requires accompanying parent/guardian, Manship Theatre, Shaw Center, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, hartleyveytheatres.org »

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

River Center LibraryTeen Summer Movie Series, 2 p.m., watch Katniss Everdeen become the face of the rebellion, popcorn and lemonade provided, 120 St. Louis St., 389-4964, River Center Library »

The Blues Room – Hall of Fame Blues Jam hosted by Cleveland Jefferson & Friends, 8 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

Wine Walk Wednesdays – 5:30 p.m., basically an upscale pup crawl, cover of $10., receive a bracelet granting you access to every stop & a wine card, & free samples along the way along with discounted wine by the glass, discounted hors d'oeuvres & appetizers, walk begins at Restaurant IPO, 421 Third St. Ste. B

THURSDAY, JULY 30TH

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

Boudreaux & ThibodeauxPalmyra | Trailer Hounds, 10 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 » or facebook.com/RestaurantIPO Facebook logo

Brickyard South Bar + Patio – Open Mic Night! 9 p.m., 174 South Blvd., 246-2547, Brickyard South Facebook logo

Draft House Bar & Grill 421 Third St., 248-6511, facebook.com/drafthousebar 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 BarHana Hart, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., 315 North Blvd., 615-7172, www.jolieoysterbar.com »

The Blues Room – Chickenhead Blues with Rick Tobey, 9 p.m., NO cover! 244 Lafayette St., 334-7663, The Blues Room Facebook logo

The Roux House – Piano Bar Night with Mark Monistere, 8 p.m. – 12 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, JULY 31ST

Boudreaux & ThibodeauxRachel Hallack Band, 10 p.m., Free, 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

Breakroom IPOCharcuterie, Pâtés & Rosés, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m., grand tasting event with live music on the balcony, wine pulls & other games, silent & live auctions plus a variety of charcuterie, pates & roses for tasting! Restaurant IPO, 421 Third St., Ste. B, 302-5541, www.restaurantipo.com » or facebook.com/RestaurantIPO Facebook logo

Draft House Bar & Grill421 Third St., 248-6511, facebook.com/drafthousebar Facebook logo

Happy’s Irish Pub136 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

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

Manship Theatre19th Annual Irish Film Festival, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, www.manshiptheatre.org »

  • A Wee Irish Film Night, 7:30 p.m., including Cead Ghra'; Cutting Grass; Deadly; Land is God; Rockmount; Tea with the Dead; Under Open Skies;, The Weather Report & Rince, Rated R, 18 and older
  • The Hallow, 10:30 p.m., Rated R, 18 and older, please

Neighborhood Arts Project – 10 a.m., free community art outreach program designed for all ages, creative, engaging & fun art making under pop up tents, Old South Baton Rouge, 1358 South Blvd., presented by LSU Museum of Art, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., contact Lucy Perera, 389-7207, www.lsumoa.com »

Pavilion Bar9 p.m. – 12 p.m., Hollywood Casino, 1717 River Rd N., 709-7777, www.hollywoodbr.com » or www.facebook.com/HollywoodBR Facebook logo

The Blues Room – Blues All Stars with Wil Jackson Band, 9 p.m., NO cover! 244 Lafayette St., 334-7663, The Blues Room Facebook logo

The Roux HouseAt Fault, 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, AUGUST 1ST

Baton Rouge Arts Market – 8 a.m. – 12 Noon, an open-air market held on the 1st Saturday, provides entrepreneurial opportunities to over 60 local supporting artistsartists to sell directly to the public, find a variety of hand-made crafts & arts including: pottery, cast & blown glass, jewelry, metal sculpture, hand-bound books, hand-made soaps, mixed media, hand-made garments, furniture, wood carvings, hand-painted silks, mosaics, hand-woven baskets & photography, Help Support Our Arts! held in conjunction with the Main Street Market, 501 Main St., Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, 344-8558, Arts Council »

Boudreaux & Thibodeaux214 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 » or facebook.com/RestaurantIPO Facebook logo

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

Draft House Bar & Grill 421 Third St., 248-6511, facebook.com/drafthousebar Facebook logo

Happy's Irish Pub136 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

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

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

  • Origami Unfolded, 10 a.m., From paper to intricate creations, bridging art & science from the distant past to the present, explore the world of origami & take a tour of Folding Paper: The Infinite Possibilities of Origami, discover the traditional material of this global art form by learning how paper is made, & craft your own, create a variety of origami items through demonstrations by local enthusiasts, explore our new selection of origami-inspired merchandise
  • Viewing & Doing Art, 10:30 a.m., visit the art gallery, discuss the works currently on view & pick up a little inspiration, you & your family get to express yourselves through a hands-on art project, ages 6-12
  • Miss Trudy's Traveling Trunk Show, 11 a.m., stories, songs & games sprinkled with humor & fun
  • Doctor Spark, the Roving Explainer, 12:30 p.m.

Main Street MarketEverything Eggplant! 8 a.m. – 1 p.m., many varieties, along with late summer produce including watermelons, peppers, tomatoes, squash & cucumbers, Fresh Fest Continues! at Saturdays market, Fresh from the Market Cooking Demo with Chef Peter Sclafani of Ruffino's Restaurant, 10 a.m., with special Italian recipes, shop early and enjoy a market hot breakfast, 501 Main St., 267-5060, www.breada.org »

Manship Theatre19th Annual Irish Film Festival, five films, a bagpiper, music by Wild Irish Roots, refreshments & a cash bar with a performance by Danny O'Flaherty, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, www.manshiptheatre.org »

  • The Legend of Longwood, 12:10 p.m.
  • 71, 4:30 p.m.
  • One Million Dubliner, 6:20 p.m.
  • Poison Pen, 8:30 p.m.
  • A Love Divided, 10:30 p.m.

Pavilion BarHollywood Casino, 1717 River Rd N., 709-7777, www.hollywoodbr.com » or www.facebook.com/HollywoodBR Facebook logo

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

The Blues RoomThe Rock-Olaz, 9 p.m., NO cover! 244 Lafayette St., 334-7663, The Blues Room Facebook logo

The Roux HouseFurr, 10 p.m., 143 Third St., 344-2583, www.rouxhouse.com » or rouxhouse on FB Facebook logo

SUNDAY, AUGUST 2ND

Brickyard South Bar + PatioSunday Funday, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m., 174 South Blvd., 246-2547, Brickyard South Facebook logo

First Free Sunday – Visitors enjoy free admission to the downtown museums

  • LASM – 1 p.m. – 4 p.m., on every first Sunday of the month you can enjoy free admission to art, children's and planetarium galleries, and reduced admission to special exhibitions, sky shows, and digital movies, a state-of-the-art planetarium, 100 River Rd. S., 344-5272, www.lasm.org »
  • Louisiana Museum of Art – 1 p.m. – 5 p.m., free admission to the museum & galleries, 5th floor, 100 Lafayette St., 389-7200, www.lsumoa.com »
  • USS Kidd – 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., free admission to museum exhibition galleries, standard admission applies for touring ship, learn about a National Historic Landmark and enjoy family-oriented arts & crafts, music, movies & games, 305 S. River Rd., 342-1942, www.usskidd.com »

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

Manship TheatreZafara, 2 p.m. & 6 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, www.manshiptheatre.org »

UPCOMING EVENTS

MONDAYS

  • Roux House – Mondays Red Beans and Rice Jazz Night! with The Michael Foster Project, 6 p.m. – 9 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 »

13TH GATE ESCAPE

  • 13th GateLouisiana's ultimate escape game! The creators of the 13th Gate Haunted House are proud to present a new concept of interactive entertainment... 60 minutes and one goal – TO ESCAPE. a real life escape experience. Teams consist of 4 – 8 people. Escape rooms vary but usually consist of logic puzzles, riddles & physical challenges, 800 St. Phillip St. Book a room, today! 225.389.1313, or 13TH GATE ESCAPE »

MONDAY, AUGUST 3RD

  • River Center LibraryMonday Movie Series, 1 p.m., watch a film starring Quvenzhane Wallis and Jamie Fox about a girl who changes a politician's life, popcorn provided, 120 St. Louis St., 389-4964, River Center Library »

TUESDAY, AUGUST 4TH

  • River Center LibraryIntroduction to Email, 10 a.m., class will assist you in setting up your personal email account & learn to send, receive, sort & delete email messages, 120 St. Louis St., 389-4964, River Center Arena »

THURSDAY, AUGUST 13TH – SUNDAY, AUGUST 16TH

  • River Center Arena – Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® presents Built To Amaze!® astonishing performers, awe-inspiring athletes & amazing animals from around the globe, 275 S. River Rd., 389-3030, for times visit: www.brrivercenter.com »
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