(Orange, Texas)

October 4, 2012

Entertainment week of Oct. 4 - Oct. 10, 2012

Tommy Mann Jr.
The Orange Leader

WINNIE, Texas — Festival season continues with the biggest event of the fall taking place in Southeast Texas as the Texas Rice Festival offers another great weekend of food, music and fun. Check out the schedule below and find what’s right for you!

Texas Rice Festival

Thursday, Easton Corbin, Aaron Watson, Katy and the Draw. Friday, Wayne Toups and ZydeCajun, L’Angelus, Charles Thibodeaux and the Austin Cajun Aces. Saturday, Bag of Donuts, Charlie Robison, Bruce Robison, Champagne Room, Simple Design, Illusion Five. (Winnie)

Nutty Jerry’s

Friday, Creedence Clearwater Revisited, $45-$100. All ages. (Winnie)

Cotton’s Cay

Friday, Drivin’ Dixie, $5. Saturday, karaoke, free. Ages 18 and older. 409-886-9042. (Orange)

La Cantina - Orange

Thursday, David Joel and Lane Thibodeaux, free. 409-670-9830 (Orange)

Club 87

Friday, Karaoke with Billie Jo, free. Saturday, Aaron Chesson and the Bayou City Rollers, $5. Ages 18 and older. 409-746-9699 (Orange)

Eagles Lodge

Sunday, Open Jam. 409-886-7381 (Orange)

Bayou Club

Thursday - Friday, karaoke, free. Saturday, Nahe Tod, The Kingdom Mafia, Jenova, $5-$7. Ages 21 and older. 409-882-9299. (Orange)

Big Nasty’s

Saturday, Smokin’ Joe Soliz and the Tru Tones, free. Ages 21 and older. 409-697-3053. (Bridge City)

Benoit’s Louis Hall

Friday, Jerry Nichols and Texas Thunder. Ages 21 and older. 409-769-3321 (Vidor)


Saturday, Flava. Tuesday, El Floppy Tacos, free. Wednesday, karaoke, free. 409-924-9777. (Beaumont)


Thursday, Alex Rozell, free. Friday, Caylan Daughrity. Saturday, Kris Harper. 409-861-2500 (Beaumont)

Logon Cafe

Friday, Chris Smith. Saturday, Bing Futch. Tuesday, karaoke. (Beaumont)


Friday, Tune Junkie, free. Saturday, David Joel, free. Ages 21 and older. 409-866-6066. (Beaumont)

Mackenzie’s Pub

Thursday, B.B. and Company, $7. Friday, BB and Company, $7. Tuesday, Ed Dix and Friends. Wednesday, Rick Danna. Ages 21 and older. 409-866-2288. (Beaumont)

Major League Grill

Saturday, Six String Mafia. Wednesday, Todd Howard and Kris Harper. 409-898-7500 (Beaumont)

Cafe del Rio

Friday, David Joel. Saturday, JAG. Wednesday, Bronco Jr. All ages. 409-347-1644 (Beaumont)


Thursday, Jake Hughes. Friday, Aaron Williams. Saturday, Blake Sticker. 409-347-8139 (Beaumont)

Starvin’ Marvin’s

Friday, Moe Haynes Band. Saturday, Vince Vance and the Valiants, $75 (buffet included). Tuesday, open mic jam, free. Wednesday, Party Chiefs. Call 409-347-0058 for info. (Beaumont)

The Grill

Thursday, Scott McGill. Friday, David Lee Kaiser. Saturday, Bronco Jr. 409-866-0039 (Beaumont)

Tradewinds Tavern

Thursday, John Cessac. Tuesday, Alex Rozell. Wednesday, Jimmy Kaiser. Ages 21 and older. 409-842-3600 (Beaumont)

The Gig

Thursday, Get Raw, Black Top Outlaw, $5-$7. Friday, Reverend Horton Heat, The Ruxpins, The Ramblin’ Boys, $15. Saturday, Podunk, Dave Sonnier. $10 Wednesday, open mic night. Ages 18 and older. (Beaumont)

Tequila Rok

Friday, Vagabond Swing, Hello Chief. Ages 18 and older. (Beaumont)

Texas Rose Saloon

Saturday, Larry Tillery. Wednesday, Larry Tillery. Ages 21 and older. 409-833-3900 (Beaumont)


Friday, Mickie Smith. Saturday, Ronnie Stallworth. Sunday, Wayne Cook. (Beaumont)

Okee Dokee’s

Friday, Jamie Talbert and the Band of Demons, free. Ages 21 and older. 409-861-2998 (Beaumont)

Victoria House

Friday, Ich Ni San Shi, Susupirians. Monday, Holy Wave. 409-833-9015. (Beaumont)

The Thirsty Rose

Thursday - Friday, karaoke. Saturday, Ramzie Redd and 20/20. Ages 21 and older. 409-246-4669 (Silsbee)

Honky Tonk Texas

Friday, Ramzie Redd and 20/20. Ages 21 and older. (Silsbee)


Friday, Fast Lemon. Saturday, Guess Work. Tuesday, Lee Pelly. Wednesday, karaoke, free. Ages 21 and older. 409-722-1600. (Port Arthur)

The Place

Saturday, The Alley Kats, free. Ages 21 and older. 409-736-2650. (Port Acres)

Jake’s Place

Saturday, Three Way Switch, free. Ages 21 and older. 409-721-5852. (Nederland)

Rancho Grande

Monday, Tod Stark, free. 409-729-9105 (Port Arthur)

The Boudain Hut

Thursday, Sunday, Wednesday, Phillip Glyn and Daze. Friday-Saturday, Creole Cookin’. Tuesday, karaoke. 409-962-5079. (Port Arthur)

La Cantina

Thursday, Skeeter Jones, free. 409-727-0404 (Port Arthur).

Mr. Giggles

Friday, Chaos featuring Tony Faulk. Saturday, Old Trick. Ages 21 and older. 409-960-6395 (Port Arthur)

Capri Club

Thursday- Friday, Lucky Star Karaoke. Saturday, Uhnayus, $5. Ages 21 and older. 409-724-1030 (Port Arthur)

Larry’s French Market

Thursday, Rod Rishard. Friday, Zydecane. Saturday, Chris Latiolais and The Good Ole Boys. 409-962-3381. (Groves)

Irene’s Lounge

Monday, Open pool tournament. Tuesday, karaoke. Wednesday, Ages 21 and older. 409-724-2927 (Nederland)

Good Times

Thursday, Lee Pelly and Jimmy Kaiser. Ages 21 and older. 409-962-9858 (Port Arthur)

Pine Tree Lodge

Saturday, Phil Glen Band. Sunday, Curtis Breaux and the Cadillacs. (LaBelle)

Double H Bar and Grill

Friday, DJ Huff. Saturday, DJ James. Sunday, Linday Kay and the Kool Kats. Ages 21 and older. 409-296-2522. (Winnie)


Friday, karaoke. Saturday, The Front Porch Band, free. 409-296-9818 (Winnie)

Gator Lounge

Friday - Saturday, LA Express, free. Ages 21 and older. (Vinton, La.)

Texas Longhorn

Friday, indoor bullriding. Ages 18 and older. 337-589-5647 (Vinton, La.)

Ember Grille and Wine Bar

Thursday - Saturday, John Guidroz and Kevin Lambert. Ages 21 and older. (Lake Charles, La.)

Caribbean Cove

Thursday, GaryHelms Band, free. Friday, Johnny Guinn and Rue Louisiane, free. Saturday, Brandon Ledet and Creole Touch, free. Wednesday, City Heat. Ages 21 and older. (Lake Charles, La.)

Otis and Henry’s

Thursday, Cory Landry. Friday, Deuce Jacko. 337-395-7102 (Lake Charles, La.)

Wayne and Layne’s

Sunday, Ellis Vanicor and the Lacassine Playboys, $5. Ages 21 and older. (Carlyss, La.)


Friday, Kevin Naquin and the Ossun Playboys. Saturday, Damon Troy and Final Five. Sunday, Ken Marvel with Jivin’ Gene. Ages 21 and older. (Lake Charles, La.)

Luna Live

Thursday, Turbo Fruits, Lochness Mobsters. Friday, Soulfiya and the Black Lung Crew. Saturday, Stiff Necked Fools. Sunday, The Revernd Horton Heat. 337-433-4388 (Lake Charles, La.)

Happy Hippie Pizza

Friday, Driftpin. 337-421-1717 (Lake Charles, La.)

The Porch Coffee House

Thursday, Luke Wade and No Civilians, George Porter Jr. and The Running Pardners. Friday, Viridian, Signals to Vega, Lightfield. 337-564-5769 (Lake Charles, La.)

OB’s Bar and Grill

Friday, Big Richard. 337-494-7336 (Lake Charles, La.)

Cigar Club

Friday, Second Nature, free. Saturday, Tom Brandow, free. Wednesday, Ryan Bunch, free. Ages 21 and older. 337-562-8889 (Lake Charles, La.)

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