Dixie Dance Hall

Justin Mottox

Two men have been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after a shooting on Crockett Street early Thursday morning, May 22.

Shortly after 1:30 a.m. Thursday morning, Beaumont Police responded to a possible shooting in the 200 block of Crockett Street, where they located two shooting victims — a 21-year-old man from Kountze and a 25-year-old man from Beaumont.

Turnpike Troubadours

From Oklahoma, the Turn­pike Troubadours will per­form at the Dixie Dance Hall on Crockett Street on Thurs­day, March 20, with doors opening at 7 p.m. for ages 18 years and older.

Touring in support of their third album, Goodbye Normal Street, which reached No. 14 on the Bill­board country chart, the Turn­pike Troubadours name is derived from the bumpy Oklahoma toll roads and their hard living, folk singing heroes.

Bone Thugs-n-Harmony

For the first time ever, Grammy Award winning rap group Bone Thugs-n-Harmony will perform in Southeast Texas at the Dixie Dance Hall in downtown Beaumont on Sunday, Feb. 16, at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25 plus service charges and can be purchased at area Florida Tans, the Dixie and online at frontgatetickets.com. From Cleveland, Ohio, BTNH were signed by the late Eazy E in 1993 on Ruthless Records and released E.


The Dixie Dance Hall on Crockett Street in downtown Beaumont has quite a history. The building once housed the notorious Dixie Hotel where Madam Rita Ainsworth ran her brothel, and now, the historic country saloon is about to get a rock music makeover — at least for a night.