Local Events

Where bands are playing this weekend

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Jerry J with the Well Seasoned Band

VFW Post 2539, 2518 23rd Ave., Gulfport. $5 cover at door. Every Friday night at VFW Post 2539. 228-864-0838.

7 p.m.-11 p.m.

Lowry Hamner

Sea Grapes Wine Cafe, 2419 14th St., Gulfport. Former Mercury Records singer/songwriter performs roots, blues, and original music. 228-867-2010.

7 p.m.-10 p.m.


Ocean Springs Elks Lodge, 2501 Beachview Drive, Ocean Springs. No Cover Charge. Live music featuring the ’50s, rock ’n’ roll, country, swamp pop, Motown and Latin.

7:15 p.m.-11 p.m.

The Tall Boys

American Legion Post 1992, 3824 Old Spanish Trail Road, Gautier. Live Music. AmericanLegionPost1992@Cableone.net

7 p.m.-11 p.m.

Dave Jones, Jazz Sax

Diamondhead Country Club, 7600 Diamondhead Circle. Dave Jones plays wide variety of background jazz. Restaurant open to public. 228-255-2918.

6 p.m.-8 p.m.


The Mac Magee Trio

13th Street Jazz Bistro, 2610 13th St., Gulfport. No cover charge. Live jazz and smooth R&B classics to include some originals. Mac Magee, featuring D Saunders on vocals. 228-871-7005. www.jazzbistrogulfport.com

8:30 p.m.-9:45 p.m., 10:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m.

Nick Mattina & The Checkmates

Biloxi Elks Lodge 606, 1178 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $5 admission. Dance; music; live band.

7 p.m.-11 p.m.


Coast Jazz Society

13th Street Jazz Bistro, 2610 13th St., Gulfport. Free admission. On the last Sunday of each month, the Coast Jazz Society hosts a Jazz Jam Session. 228-871-7005. www.jazzbistrogulfport.com

4 p.m.-7 p.m.

Dave Jones, Jazz Sax

Salute Italian Restaurant, 1712 15th St., Gulfport. Dave Jones plays dinner jazz classics by Cole Porter, A.C. Jobim, Sinatra, Ellington, Ella and others. 228-864-2500.

11 a.m.-2 p.m.


Avenged Sevenfold

Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center, 2350 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $22-$72. The band eschews punk’s loud-fast rules but combines punk rock with melody, metal and unflinching lyrics. 228-594-3700. www.ticketmaster.com/avenged-sevenfold-with-breaking-benjamin-and-biloxi-mississippi-01-31-2018/event/1B00533579A5154B

6:25 p.m.