who recently won the Times
' readers' poll for best band, headline at Cajun's Wharf, 9 p.m., $5.
Seven-string guitar whiz Ted Ludwig
opens the night with a scaled-down show at the Capital Bar and Grill, before playing with his trio at the Afterthought with vocal support from Mary Kai
, 8 p.m., $5.
At Electric Cowboy, hundreds gather to belt out karaoke hits with the Chuxter
, 9 p.m., free.
Market Street Cinema screens “Fighting Goliath: Texas Coal Wars”
at 7 p.m. for free.
“Summer Like It Hot!”
Red Octopus Theater's latest sketch show, plays at Easy Street Piano Bar, 8 p.m., $10. It continues Friday and Saturday.
At the Loony Bin, Steve McGrew
tells jokes, 8 p.m., $6. He'll be here all weekend.