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NIGHTLIFE: Janet Klein and Her Parlor Boys perform at Folk Music Center

CASA DE SALSA: 415 W. Foothill Blvd. This is a restaurant that offers weekly live entertainment. (909) 445-1200.

Thursdays: Michael Ryan and Friends. 6 to 9 p.m.

—Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays: Romantic guitarist Vicente Victoria. 5 p.m.

—Sundays: Mariachi San Pedro. Brunch. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

EUREKA CLAREMONT: 580 W. First St., Claremont. Open from 11 a.m. to midnight Sunday through Thursday; closes at 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday. “Hoppy” Hour daily from 2 to 6 p.m. (909) 445-8875.

—Mondays: Local Mondays featuring $3 Dale Bros. Brewery pints.

—Tuesdays: 50 percent off all wines by the glass.

—Wednesdays: Steal-the-Glass craft beer of the week. Meet the brewer first Wednesday of every month.

—Thursday, February 20: All Tito’s Vodka drinks $2 off and Eureka Thursday Night Music featuring The Bastards of Belleville.

THE FOLK MUSIC CENTER: 220 Yale Ave., Claremont Village.

—Open mic night, the last Sunday of every month. Sign-up begins at 6 p.m.; performances run from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Admission is $1. Info: (909) 624-2928 or www.folkmusiccenter.com.

—Saturday, February 15: Janet Klein and her Parlor Boys. Ms. Klein probably should have been born at the beginning of the 20th century, when the “obscure, naughty and lovely” songs she sings were popular. It’s the era to which she feels most drawn, and whose spirit and style she so successfully recreates with her music. The LA-based singer records and performs a vast repertoire of long-forgotten material–songs from the 1910s, ‘20s and ’30s that few people even know exist. $17. 7:30 p.m.

—Saturday, February 22: “If I Had a Song: A Tribute to Pete Seeger.” Tribute to Pete Seeger with Moira Smiley (Voco), The Coals and the Squeakin’ Wheels with Ellen Harper and more. Come sing along. All funds will be donated to the Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden. $10. 7:30 p.m.

—Saturday, March 1: John Bilezikjian in concert. Accompanied by his wife singer, Helen Bilezikjian, Mr. Bilezikjian is “America’s Oud Virtuoso,” a master who has elevated the oud to the concert stage and also continues to perform as a folk musician. He has performed for some 53 years on this ancient eleven stringed Persian fretless instrument that dates back some 2000 years. John Bilezikjian’s virtuosity and versatility as a performer and composer can be heard on such motion picture soundtracks as the academy award winning Schindler’s List, and on recordings by Robert Palmer, Leonard Cohen, Ofra Haza, and countless others. $15. 7:30 p.m.

FLAPPERS COMEDY: 540 W. First St., Claremont Packing House. 18+. Show times: Friday at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., Saturday at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. and Sunday at 7 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online or at the door.

—Friday, February 14: Valentine’s Day Date Night with Lou Santini. 7 and 9:30 p.m.

—Saturday, February 15: Lou Santini from The Countdown. 7 and 9:30 p.m.

­­—Sunday, February 16: Two Milk Minimum at 4:30 p.m. and Silly Sundays Open Mic/Auditions at 9 p.m.

—Thursday, February 20: First Timer Funnies Pro/Am with Kareem Matthews. 8 p.m.

—Friday, February 21: Rick Martinez from Funny or Die. 7 and 9:30 p.m.

—Saturday, February 21: Rick Martinez from Funny or Die. 7 and 9:30 p.m.

HIP KITTY JAZZ & FONDUE: 502 W. First St., Claremont Packing House. Tuesday through Sunday, 5:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. Live jazz every night. Admission: Two-drink minimum. Info: (909) 447-6700 or www.hipkittyjazz.com.

—Friday, February 14: Courtney Lemmon and the George Kahn Trio. 8 p.m. $10 cover charge or $135 per couple includes a four-course fondue extravaganza and bottle of Fat Cat wine.

—Saturday, February 15: Mark Tortorici and the Hollywood Combo. 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.

—Sunday, February 16: Solid Ray Woods. 7 p.m.

—Tuesday, February 18: Jetpacks and Laser Guns. 9 p.m.

—Wednesday, February 19: Jaxx Sessions presents The Jam with host Sean Amato. 8 p.m.

—Thursday, February 20: The Jonathan Rowden Group. 7 p.m.

—Friday, February 21: Lookin’ for Troupble. 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.

—Saturday, February 22: Nutty. 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.

THE PRESS RESTAURANT: 129 Harvard Ave., Claremont Village. Thursday through Saturday until 2 a.m. Live DJ every Thursday at 11 p.m. 21 and over after 9 p.m. Standing room only after 9:30 p.m. No cover. (909) 625-4808.

—Friday, February 14: Groove Session (jam). 10 p.m.

—Saturday, February 15: Junk Parlor (gypsy/rock). 10 p.m.

—Sunday, February 16: KSPC shows Sunset Review and Forward into the Past will broadcast live from The Press from 1 to 5 p.m. Piano Sunday with Angela Parrish at 6 p.m. followed by Cinema Sundays featuring Help! (1965) at 9:30 p.m.

—Tuesday, February 18: King Trivia Night. 9:30 p.m.

—Wednesday, February 19: Wine Wednesday with music by Joe Atman at 9:30 p.m.

—Thursday, February 20: Happy Thursdays with music by Baldy Mountain Jazz Band (jazz) at 8:30 p.m. and DJ Sebastian Karim at 11 p.m.

—Friday, February 21: Wckr Spgt/David Kenneth Nance (indie/rock). 10 p.m.

—Saturday, February 22: Gypsies and Judges (gypsy/swing). 10 p.m.

PIANO PIANO: 555 W. Foothill Blvd., Claremont. Live dueling piano show times: Wednesday and Thursday, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.; Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. 21 and over. $5 cover charge on Fridays and Saturdays after 8 p.m. (no cover charge with student ID). (909) 547-4266.

—Tuesdays: Taco Tuesday with $1 tacos, $2 Coronas and $3 margaritas. Rock the mic or jam with the band.

Wednesdays: “Rockstar Karaoke.” Rock the mic or jam with the band. $2 Bud Lights and $4 Vodka Rockstars. 9 p.m.

WALTER’S RESTAURANT: 310 Yale Ave., Claremont. VIP and fire pit lounge open from 7 to 10 p.m. Happy hour specials are only valid in the bar and lounge areas. (909) 767-2255.

—Margarita Mondays: $2 house margaritas, $3 house wine, $3 delirium tremens and $3 bolawnies.

—Tequila Tuesdays: $2 house tequila, $3 house wine, $3 Coronas and $3 nachos.

—Whiskey Wednesdays: $2 house scotch or bourbon, $3 house wine, $3 Stella and $3 bruschetta.

—Thirsty Thursdays: Half-off all drinks and appetizers all evening.

—Finest Fridays: $2 house vodka, $3 Pomona Queen, Green Flash and Hanger 24. Plus $3 house wine, $4 nachos and $6 classic burger and fries all evening. Kimera performs Gypsy Kings-style music.

—Saturdays and Sundays: $3 Bloody Marys, mimosas and Afghan fries from opening to closing. Live jazz music is performed on weekends.



Jenelle Rensch covers the calendar, arts and entertainment. Deadline: Thursday at 5 p.m., one week before publication. Include date, time, address, a contact phone number and fee for admission (if applicable). Email: calendar@claremont-courier.com. Fax: 621-4072. Address: 1420 N. Claremont Blvd., Suite 205-B, Claremont, 91711. There is NO guarantee that items submitted will be published.


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