The following is a list of entertainment appearing live in the two-state area.
• Red Moore and the Crawdad Band — Various styles at 6:30 p.m. at the Mountainburg Senior Center, 101 U.S. 71 in Mountainburg. No cover charge.
• Barling, Ark. Good Ol’ Boys — Country at 7 p.m. at Barling City Hall, 304 Church St. in Barling.
• Kelci Chapman, Casey Gray, Matt Dodd & Chilwell Kemp — Various styles from 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. at Shooters Bar & Grill, 2201 Grand Ave. No cover charge.
• The Lawmen Band — Various styles from 7-10 p.m. at the Cavanaugh Senior Center, 2700 Cavanaugh Road.
• Sara Lyons Band — Various styles at 7 p.m. at JJ's Grill, 5400 Phoenix Ave.
Friday and Saturday
• Steven Hicks & James Young — Country from 6-9 p.m. at Big Jake's Cattle Co., 1702 Fayetteville Road in Van Buren.
• Amazing Opry Staff Band — Country, bluegrass, gospel and blues at 7 p.m. at the Little O’ Opry House, 271 Campbell St. in West Fork.
• Bluegrass Show — Musicians play for an all-ages show from 7-10 p.m. at Brentwood Community Center on U.S. 71 in Brentwood, eight miles south of West Fork.
• Cajun Joe & Country and Gospel Connection — 6-10 p.m. at the Jenny Lind Community Building at the Gate 9 cut-off road in Jenny Lind. No cover charge.
• Fort Smith Symphony — Performs its "A Classic Christmas" concert at 7:30 p.m. at the ArcBest Corporation Performing Arts Center, 55 S. Seventh St.
For information, call 452-7575.
• Gospel Music Barn Show — At 7 p.m. at the Gospel Music Barn, 2710 W. Cherokee/Oklahoma 64, one mile west of Sallisaw.
• Sleepo and Friends — Hip-hop and more from 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. at Shooters Bar & Grill, 2201 Grand Ave. No cover charge.
• Jesse Dean & Left of Center — Various styles at 7 p.m. at Warren's Rec Room, 1437 W. Newberry Road, west of I-49, in Alma.
• The Lawmen Band — Country, gospel and other styles from 7-10 p.m. at the I-40 Music and Dance Hall, 1404 S. Main St., near Oklahoma 64B South in Muldrow. No smoking or alcohol.
• Libby Starks & Bandit — Country from 8-12 p.m. at the Eagles Ballroom, 3321 S. 66th St.
• The Moore Family & Guests — Various styles for a free, all-ages show at 7 p.m.. at Music & Moore at Main and Third streets in Mulberry.
• Page 1 — Country for all ages at 7 p.m. at the Front Porch Theater, 4405 U.S. 71 North in Alma.
• Queen Anne's Revenge — Various styles at 7 p.m. at JJ's Grill, 5400 Phoenix Ave.
• Rock for the Children's Emergency Shelter — Mark Albertson, Gary Hutchison, Matt Wilson Band and others play from 4-11 p.m. at Corks.Rocks, 2508 Market Trace.
For information, email Ashley@fsces.org.
• River City — Acoustic rock from 8-10:30 p.m. at the Core Pub, 701 Rogers Ave.
• Saturday Night Jamboree — Country, bluegrass and gospel music at 7 p.m. on the Town Square in Poteau. In case of rain, the event moves indoors at the Poteau Senior Citizens Activity Building on South McKenna Street.
• The Timekiller Band — Classic country and dance music from 7-10 p.m. at Showtime Event Center, 303 Commercial St. in Webbers Falls, Okla.
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