Good bets 12/26/08

Friday, December 26, 2008
Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament
Sixteen teams — including Central, Jackson and Notre Dame — battle it out in the annual tournament. Starts Friday, continues Saturday, skips Sunday, picks back up Monday and ends Tuesday.
Where: Show Me Center
When: Sessions at 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Friday. Check Sports section for additional times and teams.

Holiday Happenings

Glenn House holiday tour

Still going strong with period decorations and friendly attendants.

Where: The Glenn House, 325 S. Spanish St.

When: 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday

2008 Christmas Catholic Church Tour

Tour Southeast Missouri's Catholic churches.

Where: Various churches, check online for a list.

When: 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday

Live music

Classic Country Band

Classic country in a cozy hall.

Where: American Legion hall, Jackson

When: 7 to 10:30 p.m. Friday


Celebrate the weekend with a band.

Where: Buckner Brewing Co.

When: 9 p.m. Friday

Echo 3

Rock covers that rage on stage.

Where: Club Moxy

When: 9 p.m. Friday

Largemouth Expedition

Southern and classic rock.

Where: Rude Dog Pub

When: 9 p.m. Friday, Saturday

Live piano music by Jennifer Jolls

She takes requests.

Where: Royal N'Orleans

When: 6:30 to 10 p.m. Friday, Saturday

Ozark Opry Band

One big party.

Where: Ozark Opry, 181 Lillie Kaye Ann Drive, Jackson

When: 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday

Full Circle

Perryville, Mo., rockers cover a wide range of songs.

Where: Club Moxy

When: 9 p.m. Saturday

Descending New Angels

This St. Louis-area band has perfected the alt-rock ballad.

Where: Broussard's

When: 9 p.m. Saturday

Steppin' Out

A show band for all ages.

Where: Buckner Brewing Co.

When: 9 p.m. Saturday

Bobz Bonz N Bratz

Bob Camp's hand-picked musical group plays covers and originals.

Where: Schock's Pub, Scott City

When: 9 p.m. Saturday

Dance Party with the Male Man

Dancin the night away.

Where: Double Nickel II, Sikeston, Mo.

When: 8 p.m. Saturday

Ugly Christmas sweater party

Bring out your ugliest holiday sweater and enter to win a cash prize.

Where: Show Me's

When: 9 p.m., Saturday

DJ Lance

Who wants to dance?

Where: Slingers

When: 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday

The Woody Brothers

Southern Illinois folk-rockers.

Where: Water Street Lounge, Port Cape

When: 8 to 11 p.m. Sunday

Small Town Boyz

The winners of the Jackson Homecomers Talent Show have taken off.

Where: Stooges, Jackson

When: 8 p.m. Tuesday

Doug E. Rees

The Jackson native brings in special guest, Nick Hines.

Where: Stooges, Jackson

When: 7 to 11 p.m. Thursday


Open mic

Take the stage to show off your talents.

Where: Schock's Pub, Scott City

When: 9 p.m. Friday


Karaoke with T.J. Jackson

Where: Cape Girardeau VFW hall

When: 6:30 p.m. Friday


Where: Thirsty's, across from Thorngate

When: 8 p.m. to midnight Friday

Lil Star Karaoke and Sound System

Where: Rustic Lounge, Zalma, Mo.

When: 8 p.m. to midnight Friday

Renegade Karaoke

Where: Daytimer's Lounge

When: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday

Wattz Up Karaoke

Where: Cue & Brew

When: 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Saturday


Where: Willa's Getaway, McClure, Ill.

When: 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday

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