NOLA Weekend: What's happening this week

NOLA Weekend: What's happening this week

WWE Raw, Red Hot Chili Peppers: What’s Happening Jan. 9 – 15

Here some ideas to help you plan out your week. 

(WVUE) - Monday, Jan. 9

WWE superstars get ready to “smackdown” in New Orleans. 

Monday Night Raw heads to the Smoothie King Center at 6:30 p.m.

Wrestling fans can see the return of the Undertaker and all of their other favorite superstars.

Tickets start at $20.

Tuesday, Jan. 10

Grammy Award-winning rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers take the stage on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Smoothie King Center.

The band rolls into New Orleans on their “Getaway Tour,”  with special guests Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue and Jack Irons.

Ticket prices range from $49 – $99.

Wednesday, Jan. 11

The Serengeti comes alive in New Orleans with the award-winning Broadway show, The Lion King.

Based on the Disney movie, families will experience the visually stunning musical featuring their favorite characters and songs.

Ticket prices start at $45. The show closes on Sunday, Jan. 29

For more information click here: https://www.saengernola.com/shows/the-lion-king

Friday, Jan. 13

Edgar Meyer and 'An American in Paris'

Double-bassist Edgar Meyer joins the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra on Friday at the Orpheum Theatre at 7:30 p.m.

Meyer performs his own work and musical stylings of George Gershwin.

Ticket prices range from $20 – $140.

For more information click here: http://orpheumnola.com/calendar/edgar-meyer/

Saturday, Jan. 14

Spend an evening with comedy veteran Jay Mohr on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the Civic Theatre.

Along with a night of great laughs, this event is hosted by the Birdes4Bipolar non-profit organization to raise awareness for mental illness.

Ticket prices range from $50 – $85.

Sunday, Jan. 15

R&B heavy hitters team up for a concert on Sunday at 8 p.m. at the UNO Lakefront Arena. 

Joe, Dru Hill and Jagged Edge will deliver all the R&B hits at the venue’s “Ladies Choice Concert Series.”

Ticket prices range from $59 to $120.

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