New Orleans Music Calendar for May 16-22

THURSDAY

  • THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT SERIES: 5 p.m., gates open; 6 p.m., performance begins, New Orleans Botanical Garden, City Park, 1 Palm Drive, New Orleans. With James River Movement. $10, adults; $3, children ages 5-12. http://www.neworleanscitypark.com.
  • OGDEN AFTER HOURS: 6 p.m.-8 p.m., Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. Featuring Ignatius Saxophone Quartet. (504) 539-9600.
  • THE SWAMP LILIES-THE GASA GASA OPRY: 8 p.m., Gasa Gasa, 4920 Freret St., New Orleans. http://www.gasagasa.com.

FRIDAY

  • MID CITY BAYOU BOOGALOO: 5 p.m., Bayou St. John, Moss Street and Orleans Avenue, New Orleans. $30.
  • CONCERTS IN THE COURTYARD: 5:30 p.m., doors open; 6 p.m., music, The Historic New Orleans Collection, 533 Royal St., New Orleans. Featuring Mas Mamones. $10; free, THNOC members. Includes three complementary beverages. Must be 21 or older. http://www.hnoc.org.
  • DAVE REIS: 7 p.m., Le Bon Temps Roule, 4801 Magazine St., New Orleans. (504) 895-8117. http://www.myspace.com/4801magazine.
  • LIQUID STRANGER & TERRAVITA: 9 p.m., Preservation Hall, 726 St. Peter St., New Orleans. $15. http://www.preservationhall.com.
  • TOPSY CHAPMAN: 10 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. $25. (504) 949-0696. http://www.snugjazz.com.

FRIDAY-SATURDAY

  • BIG BAND HITS DINE AND DANCE: 6 p.m., dinner seating; 8 p.m., show, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Dance to big band hits with the 17-piece Victory Big Band. http://www.nationalww2museum.org.

SATURDAY

  • AUDRA MCDONALD: 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., Lupin Hall (Nocca), 2800 Chartres St., New Orleans. $50-$100.
  • BONERAMA-MID CITY BAYOU BOOGALOO: 7:45 p.m., Bayou St. John, 500 N. Jefferson Davis Parkway, New Orleans. Free. http://thebayouboogaloo.com.
  • BRIAN DOLZANI-NEUTRAL GROUND: 8 p.m., Neutral Ground Coffeehouse, 5110 Danneel St., New Orleans. http://www.neturalgroundcoffeehouse.com.
  • MAJOR BACON ROCKS THE KING PIN!: 9 p.m., Kingpin Bar, 1307 Lyons St., New Orleans. Free. (504) 891-2373. http://www.kingpinbar.com
  • GLEN DAVID ANDREWS BAND AND LOS POBOYCITOS: 9 p.m., Rock n Bowl, 3000 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. http://www.rocknbowl.com.
  • UNIQUITY WITH RAHIM GLASPY, PHIL SYLVE AND KEVIN STYLES: 10 p.m., Dragon’s Den (downstairs), 435 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. Performances by Raw Revolution’s Rahim Glaspy, saxophonist/vocalist Phil Sylve and featured artist Kevin Styles. Hosted by Slangston Hughes with DJ RQ Away on the 1s & 2s.
  • JACQUI NAYLOR: 10 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. $25. (504) 949-0696. http://www.snugjazz.com.
  • MO’JELLY BAND: 10 p.m., Rivershack Tavern, 3349 River Road, Jefferson. (504) 834-4938.
  • CLIFF HINES: 10 p.m., The Den at Howlin’ Wolf, 907 S. Peters St., New Orleans. $5. http://www.thehowlinwolf.com.

SUNDAY

  • SUNDAY AFTERNOONS AT LAKE LAWN METAIRIE-A CONCERT SERIES: 3 p.m., East Chapel, Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd., New Orleans. Reception to follow. Featuring Vocalist Leah Chase and Pianist Michael Pellera. (504) 486-6331. http://lakelawnmetairie.com.
  • LEVI THE POET: 6 p.m., Vieux Carre Baptist Church, 711 Dauphine St., New Orleans. (866) 868-5905.
  • GLORIANA: 8 p.m., Southport Hall, 200 Monticello Ave., New Orleans. $15. http://www.newsouthport.com.

MONDAY

  • DELTA RAE: 7 p.m., House of Blues New Orleans, 225 Decatur St., New Orleans. http://www.hob.com.
  • TOM KEIFER (CINDERELLA): 8 p.m., Southport Hall, 200 Monticello Ave., New Orleans. $15. http://www.newsouthport.com.

TUESDAY

  • BRYAN STARS TOUR: 5:30 p.m., The Cypress, 3612 Hessmer Ave., Metairie. $10.
  • STANTON MOORE: 8 p.m., Snug Harbor, 626 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. $15. (504) 949-0696. http://www.snugjazz.com.

WEDNESDAY

  • THE VICTORY BELLES PRESENT A SALUTE TO OUR HEROES: 11:45 a.m. buffet seating, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. http://www.nationalww2museum.org.
  • RETOX WITH TINSEL TEETH: 10 p.m., Circle Bar, 1032 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. $5. (504) 588-2616. http://www.circlebarnola.com.