NIGHTLIFE: Claremont Voodoo Society to perform at Eureka
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, May 15: All Tito’s Vodka drinks $2 off and Eureka Thursday Night Music with Claremont Voodoo Society (blues).
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 folkmusiccenter.com.
FLAPPERS COMEDY: 540 W. First St., Claremont Packing House. 18+. Show times: Friday at 8 and 10 p.m., Saturday at 7 and 9:30 p.m. and Sunday at 7 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online or at the door.
—Friday, May 9: Helen Hong from Arsenio Hall Show. 7 and 9:30 p.m.
—Saturday, May 10: Helen Hong from Arsenio Hall Show. 7 and 9:30 p.m.
—Sunday, May 11: Two Milk Minimum at 4:30 p.m. and Dana Carvey & Friends at 7 p.m.
—Thursday, May 15: First Timer Funnies with Kareem Mathews. 8 p.m.
—Friday, May 16: Jen Kober from The Mindy Project. 7 and 9:30 p.m.
—Saturday, May 17: Jen Kober from The Mindy Project. 7 and 9:30 p.m.
FOX THEATER POMONA: 301 S. Garey Ave., Pomona. foxpomona.com.
—Saturday, May 17: Scion Rock Fest with Machine Head, High On Fire, Red Fang,Orchid, Crowbar, King Buzzo, Midnight, BLAST, Speedwolf, Power Trip, Coffins, Jex Thoth, Windhand, Exhumed, In Cold Blood, Nekrogoblikon, Lord Dying, Hot Lunch, Aqua Nebula, Oscillator, All Them Witches, Pins of Light, Carousel, The Well, Big Business, Moab, and Black Sheep Wall. 3 p.m. Tickets are free with RSVP.
—Friday, June 6: Saosin. 9 p.m. $30-$32.50
—Saturday, May 10: Tribute artist Jim Curry, whose voice was heard in the CBS-TV movie Take Me Home: The John Denver Story, has performed Denver’s music in sold out shows throughout the country and has emerged as the top performer of his legacy of hits. Suggested donation is $15. 7:30 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 hipkittyjazz.com.
—Friday, May 9: Nathan James (blues). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, May 10: Lookin’ For Trouble (blues/rockabilly). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Sunday, May 11: The Brother David Band (blues/rock). 7 p.m.
—Tuesday, May 13: Jayar (alternative). 9 p.m.
—Wednesday, May 14: Jam Night with Geno’s Standard Band (jazz). 8 p.m.
—Thursday, May 15: Groove Session CD release party (groove/jam/soul). 7 p.m.
—Friday, May 16: Linnzi Zaorski (swing/lounge). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, May 17: Flattop Tom and his Jump Cats (jump blues/swing). 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, May 9: Trevor Green (one-man ensemble). 10 p.m.
—Saturday, May 10: Umbra Vita (Dark Rock) and Miles Cooper Seaton (Akron/Family). 10 p.m.
—Sunday, May 11: Piano Sunday with Angela Parrish and Cinema Sundays featuring Monterey Pop (1968).
—Tuesday, May 13: King Trivia Night. 9:30 p.m.
—Wednesday, May 21: Wine Wednesday with music by Joe Atman at 9:30 p.m.
—Thursday, May 22: Teryn Re (jazz) at 8:30 p.m. and DJ LisBom and DJ Tres Leches (90s R&B/electro pop/hip hop) at 11 p.m.
—Friday, May 23: Dave Gleason (country/rock). 10 p.m.
—Saturday, May 24: Desperation Squad (rock/punk). 10 p.m.
—Sunday, May 25: Piano Sunday with Patrick Vargas and Cinema Sundays featuring Urgh! A Music War (1981).
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.
RANCHO SANTA ANA BOTANIC GARDEN: 1500 N. College Ave., Claremont in the California Courtyard. Tickets: $6 for adult members, $3 for seniors, students and children 3 to 12 years. Non-member prices are $10 for adults, $5 for seniors, students and children. Call 625-8767 or visit rsabg.org. Gates open at 6 p.m., performances begin at 7 p.m.
—Saturday, May 31: Ben and Ellen Harper headline the 2014 Claremont Folk Festival. Various folk musicians perform at the festival; art and food vendors will also be present. Tickets are $40 to $125; children 12 and under may attend for free. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Visit folkmusiccenter.com/folk-festival/ for more information and ticket purchases.
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: $5 margaritas, $5 house wine, $5 Jacaranda Rye, $5 Tandoori chicken wings.
—Tequila Tuesdays: $5 house tequila, $5 house wine, $5 Double Dude IPA and $5 nachos.
—Whiskey Wednesdays: $5 whiskey, $5 house wine, $5 Dale Bros. Black Beer and $5 bruschetta.
—Thirsty Thursdays: $5 beers, half off wine bottles and appetizers (not specials).
—Finest Fridays: $5 house vodka, $5 house wine, $5 Claremont Craft Double Dude IPA, $5 Walter’s Honey Blonde, $5 Dale Bros. Pomona Queen, $5 nachos and $7 classic burger and fries.
—Saturdays and Sundays: $4 bloody Marys, $4 mimosas, $5 fireball shots, $5 Afghan fries and $5 Stone Pale Ale, all day and night.
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