NIGHTLIFE: Latest listing of Claremont concerts and shows
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.
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, March 7: All Tito’s Vodka drinks $2 off and Eureka! Thursday Night Music featuring Craic Haus.
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.
—Saturday, March 2: Singer/songwriters Nels Andrews and Andrew Levy perform at 7:30 p.m., doors open at 7 p.m. $12.
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.
—March 1 and 2: Comedian and writer Laurie Kilmartin has performed at the Montreal, Aspen and Edinburgh comedy festivals. Most known for her standup on Comedy Central, Jimmy Kimmel and Showtime, Ms. Kilmartin has appeared on Best Week Ever, the Today Show, Countdown with Keith Olbermann, The Rachel Maddow Show and Fox & Friends and Oprah. Currently a staff writer on Late Night with Conan O´Brien, last year she was a finalist in Season 8 of NBC's Last Comic Standing.
—March 8 and 9: Philly native Jimmy Shubert began performing stand-up right out of high school. After moving to Los Angeles, Sam Kinison included him as one of the original "Outlaws of Comedy". His hour-long stand-up comedy special won Punchline's top 10 comedy dvds for 2010. Mr. Shubert’s reel includes his role as Jimmy on Two Broke Girls and Off Their Rockers. He also has been seen in a recurring role, as Jimmy once again, on CBS’s King of Queens for 5 seasons.
FOX THEATER POMONA: 301 S. Garey Ave., Pomona. www.foxpomona.com.
—Friday, March 8: Flogging Molly.
—Wednesday, March 20: The Specials.
—Friday, April 19: Bullet for my Valentine.
—Thursday, April 25: Crystal Castles.
THE GLASS HOUSE: 200 W. Second St., Pomona. 865-3802.
—Saturday, March 2: Emblem 3.
—Thursday, March 7: WHY?
—Friday, March 8: The Ghost Inside.
—Saturday, March 9: The Hush Sound.
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.
—Friday, March 1: The Hula Girls (hulabilly). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, March 2: The KID and NIC Show cd release party featuring Phat Cat Swinger’s horn section. 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Sunday, March 3: Groove Session (power rock). 8 p.m.
—Tuesday, March 5: Ladies Night (female DJs). 9 p.m.
—Wednesday, March 6: Open Jam Night with the Claremont Voodoo Society (blues). 8 p.m.
—Thursday, March 7: The Lounge Trio performs at 7 p.m. and Beat Cinema (DJ) at 10 p.m.
—Friday, March 8: The Tim Gill All-Stars (big band). 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+ after 9 p.m. Standing room only after 9:30 p.m. No cover. 625-4808.
—Friday, March 1: Wreck’n’Sow (string quartet). 10 p.m.
—Saturday, March 2: The Sundowners (psychedelic, jazz, blues). 10 p.m.
—Tuesday, March 5: King Trivia Night. Answer trivia questions for a chance to win beer. 9:30 p.m.
—Wednesday, March 6: Half-off Wine Wednesday. 11 a.m. to closing.
—Thursday, March 7: Baldy Mountain Jazz Band (jazz). 8 p.m.
—Friday, March 8: Ash Reiter (pop). 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+. $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.
Jenelle Rensch covers the calendar, arts and entertainment. Deadline: At least one week before date of the event. Include date, time, address, a contact phone number and fee for admission (if applicable). Phone: 621-4761. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Fax: 621-4072. There is NO guarantee that all items submitted will be published. Address: 1420 N. Claremont Blvd., Suite 205-B, Claremont, CA 91711.