NIGHTLIFE: Local concerts and shows the week of January 9
CASA DE SALSA: 415 W. Foothill Blvd. This is a restaurant that offers weekly live entertainment. 445-1200.
—Thursday: Michael Ryan and Friends. 6 to 9 p.m.
—Friday through Sunday: Romantic guitarist Vicente Victoria. 5 p.m. to closing.
—Sunday: Mariachi San Pedro. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
CITIZENS BUSINESS BANK ARENA: 4000 E. Ontario Center, Ontario. Visit www.cbbankarena.com.
CLAREMONT FORUM GALLERY: (Packing House) 586 W. First Street, Claremont. 626-3066
ESPIAUS RESTAURANTE Y CANTINA: 109 Yale Ave., Claremont. Cantina remains open until flow of customers slows down. 621-1818.
EUREKA! GOURMET BURGERS & CRAFT BEER: 580 W. First St., Claremont. Open daily from 11 a.m. to midnight Sunday through Thursday and closes at 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday. “Hoppy” Hour daily from 2 to 6 p.m. 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, January 10: All Tito’s Vodka drinks $2 off and Eureka! Thursday Night Music featuring Lindsay & Laura.
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: 624-2928 or www.folkmusiccenter.com.
FLAPPERS COMEDY: 540 W. First St., Claremont Packing House. 18+. Show times: Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online or at the door.
—January 11 and 12: David Newton was born and raised in South Africa and has become one of South Africa’s super-star comedians.
FOX THEATER POMONA: 301 S. Garey Ave., Pomona. www.foxpomona.com.
GARRISON THEATER: 1030 Dartmouth Ave., Claremont. (10th Street. Scripps College Performing Arts Center.) www.scrippscollege.edu.
GELENCSER HOUSE CONCERTS: www.gelencserhouseconcerts.com. Directions given upon reservation, 596-1266 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE GLASS HOUSE: 200 W. Second St., Pomona. 865-3802.
—Thursday, January 10: SUM 41.
—Friday, January 11: Yeah Yeah Yeahs.
—Wednesday, January 30: Emilie Autumn.
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: 2-drink minimum. Info: 447-6700 or www.hipkittyjazz.com.
—Wednesday, January 9: Open Jam Night with Geno’s Standard Band (jazz). 8 p.m.
—Thursday, January 10: The Lounge Trio at 7 p.m. and Beat Cinema (DJ) at 10 p.m.
—Friday, January 11: Ginger and the Hoosier Daddies (swing/jazz). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, January 12: Flattop Tom and his Jump Cats (swing/jump blues). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Sunday, January 13: Solid Ray Woods (soul/vocal). 7 p.m.
—Tuesday, January 15: Ladies Night (female DJs).
cover charge. Package deals are $180 per couple and include two cover charges, 4 course “dinner for 2,” bottle of Fat Cat wine and Champagne toast. $130 per couple includes two cover charges, salad, cheese, chocolate fondue and Champagne toast. Tax and 18 percent gratuity will be added to the bill. Bottle service and VIP booths are available. Call 447-6700 or visit www.hipkittyjazz.com to make a reservation.
HOTEL CASA 425: 425 W. First St., Claremont. Call 624-2272 or visit www.casa425.com.
MARIAN MINER COOK ATHENAEUM: 385 East 8th Street, Claremont. 621-8244.
MT SAN ANTONIO GARDENS: 900 E Harrison Ave., Claremont. 624-5061.
THE PRESS RESTAURANT: 129 Harvard Ave., Claremont Village. Thursday through Saturday until 2 a.m. Live DJ every Thursday at 11 p.m. 21+ after 9 p.m. Standing room only after 9:30 p.m. No cover. 625-4808.
—Wednesday, January 9: Half-off Wine Wednesday. 11 a.m. to closing. Joe Atman performs at 9:30 p.m.
—Thursday, January 10: The Brian K. Trio (jazz). 8 p.m.
—Friday, January 11: Sam Mellon & The Skylarks (American folk/rock). 10 p.m.
—Saturday, January 12: Hunter & The Dirty Jacks (blues/roots rock). 10 p.m.
—Sunday, January 13: Dining music at 6 p.m. followed by Sunday Night Living Room Jam at 9 p.m.
—Tuesday, January 15: King Trivia Night. Answer trivia questions for a chance to win beer. 9:30 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+. $5 cover charge on Fridays and Saturdays after 8 p.m. (no cover charge with student ID). 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.
PITZER COLLEGE: 1050 North Mills Avenue, Claremont. 621-8129.
POMONA COLLEGE: 330 N. College Way, Claremont. 621-8283.
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 www.rsabg.org. Gates open at 6 p.m., performances begin at 7 p.m.
SMITH CAMPUS CENTER: 170 E. 6th Street, Claremont. 607-2671.
THATCHER MUSIC BUILDING: 340 N. College Ave., Claremont. 607-2671.
WALTER’S RESTAURANT: 310 Yale Ave., Claremont. VIP and fire pit lounge open from 7 to 10 p.m. 767-2255.
WINE MERCHANTS: Claremont Packing House, 540 W. First St., Claremont. 445-9463. Mondays call, Tuesday through Thursday: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday: 11 a.m. to 12 a.m., Sunday: 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.
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