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WEDNESDAY, JULY 30TH

#movienightBRTalladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m., movie begins at sundown on the grassy green lawn in Galvez Plaza, free, picnic style, B.Y.O.B., bring chairs or blanket, coolers and beverages, North Boulevard Town Square, 222 North Blvd. @ Third St., townsquarebr.org »

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 TheatreThe Smurfs, 7 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, www.manshiptheatre.org »

Mud and Water174 South Blvd., 752-1962, Mud And Water Facebook logo

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

The Blues Room – Enjoy the Culture! Tim Shelley, 8 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 »

THURSDAY, JULY 31ST

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

Boudreaux & Thibodeaux48 Rouge, 9 p.m., 214 Third St., 636-2442, www.bandtlive.com » or facebook.com/bandtlive Facebook logo

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

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 »

Mud and WaterThe Brenton Sound, 9 p.m., 174 South Blvd., 752-1962, Mud And Water Facebook logo »

Old Governor's Mansion – Heritage Lecture Sam Irvwn's "Louisiana Crawfish," 6:30 p.m., on the culture behind Louisiana's favorite crustacean, the crawfish, 502 North Blvd., 387-2464, www.fhl.org »

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

The Blues Room – Legendary Pianist & Blues Singer Tim Shelley, 8 p.m., 244 Lafayette St., 334-7663, The Blues Room Facebook logo

The Roux HouseDJ 2 EZ, 8 p.m., 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

FRIDAY, AUGUST 1ST

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

Boudreaux & Thibodeaux – In the Club: The Anteeks, 8 p.m., On the Balcony: Taylor Nauta Duo, 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 »

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

Huey'sPerkins Road Band, 5 p.m., 5350 Third St., 246-2547, Hueys Bar Baton Rouge Facebook logo

LSU Museum of ArtStories in Art, 1 p.m., a first-art early art & literacy program, pre-school age & under, listen to story, look at art for colors, shapes, animals, and then create art, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 389-7200, www.lsumoa.com »

Manship TheatreCold in July, 7p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, www.manshiptheatre.org »

Mud and Water174 South Blvd., 752-1962, Mud And Water Facebook logo

Red Star Bar – LA5 Reveal Party featuring Top Shelf, 10:30 p.m. – 1:30 a.m., 222 Laurel St., Red Star Bar Facebook logo

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

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

Vu NightclubDJ Ruff, 9 p.m., Hollywood Casino, 709-7777, www.hollywoodbr.com »

XO NightClub 150 Mayflower St., 346-6666, www.xo-br.com » or www.facebook.com/xonightclubbr Facebook logo

SATURDAY, AUGUST 2ND

Baton Rouge Arts Market – 8 a.m. – 12 noon, Holiday Weekend Market, over 60 artists featuring original works of art in a variety of mediums including, pottery, jewelry, woodwork, textiles, photographs, glass, paintings, pottery, photography, artisan gifts, sculpture, hand-made soaps and more, free children's art activities at the Kids Booth @ 9 a.m., 5th & Main St., 344-8558, www.artsbr.org »

Boudreaux & Thibodeaux – In the Club: AM / FM, On the Balcony: Leauxco, 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 »

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

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

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

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

Main Street Market – 8 a.m. – 1 p.m., Everything Eggplant! a large variety of eggplant, Fresh From the Market Cooking Demo with Chef Wesley Turnage of Our Lady of the Lake Hospital, 10 a.m., preparing kid-friendly cucumber recipes, East Baton Rouge Master Gardeners, face painting for the kids, 501 Main St., 267-5060, www.breada.org »

Manship TheatreCold in July, 7 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, www.manshiptheatre.org »

Mud and WaterOh Jeremiah, 9 p.m., 174 South Blvd., 752-1962, Mud And Water Facebook logo

Red Star BarJohn Moreland, 9 p.m., 222 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 LibraryHome School Resource Workshop, 10:30 a.m., explore the library's many helpful resources for homeschoolers, 120 St. Louis St., 389-4959, River Center Library »

The Blues RoomRock-O-Las, 9 p.m., 244 Lafayette St., 334-7663, The Blues Room Facebook logo

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

XO NightClub – XO Saturdays Relaunch After Party, 11 p.m., 150 Mayflower St., 346-6666, www.xo-br.com » or www.facebook.com/xonightclubbr Facebook logo

SUNDAY, AUGUST 3RD

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

  • LASM – 1 p.m. – 5 p.m., free admission to art, children's & planetarium galleries, reduced admission to special exhibitions, sky shows & digital movies, 100 River Rd. S., 344-5272, www.lasm.org

  • Louisiana Museum of Art – Gallery Talk: Looking at Art with Katie Pfohl, 2 p.m., join Museum Curator, Katie Pfohl for a walk through the galleries looking and discussing art, 5th floor, 100 Lafayette St., 389-7200, www.lsumoa.com »
  • USS Kidd – 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., End of Summer Bash! celebrate National Friendship Day, make friendship bracelets, indoor & outdoor games, arts & crafts, refreshments, movies in the theatre, free admission to museum exhibition galleries, standard admission for touring ship, 305 S. River Rd., 342-1942, www.usskidd.com »

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 »

Manship TheatreCold in July, 2 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 344-0334, www.manshiptheatre.org »

The Blues Room – Hall of Fame BLUES JAM! Hosted by Cleveland Jefferson & Friends, 7 p.m. – 11 p.m., Free Cookout with Chef Geraldine serving Spaghetti & Meatballs, 244 Lafayette St., 334-7663, The Blues Room Facebook logo

UPCOMING EVENTS

TUESDAY'S

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

TUESDAY'S and THURSDAY'S

  • DDD & YMCA presents Zumba in The Square – 5 p.m., YMCA's FREE Spring Zumba series, bi-weekly in North Boulevard Town Square, 612-9622, www.ymcabatonrouge.org »

THURSDAY'S

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

WEDNESDAY, JULY 9TH – SUNDAY, AUGUST 24TH

  • Manship TheatreBELIN "Off the Wall," a museum of public art traveling exhibit, an exhibit of one of Spain's most beloved & prolific graffiti artists, Miguel Angel Belinchon Bujes (Belin), features an array of innovative aerosol, acrylic & mixed media large-scale portraiture, in the words of Belin "We all have the capacity for greatness...somewhere inside all of us lies a real super hero," The Gallery, Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., 389-7222, www.manshiptheatre.org »

TUESDAY, JULY 29TH

  • River Center LibraryTeen Anime Club, 3 p.m., every Tuesday & Thursday this summer, participate in the creation of the all new anime Runcible Sponns, snacks provided, Teen Department, 120 St. Louis St., 389-4959, River Center Library »

 

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