NIGHTLIFE: 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, April 18: All Tito’s Vodka drinks $2 off and Eureka! Thursday Night Music featuring The Black Tongued Bells.
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, April 20: The Dustbowl Revival is a Venice, California-based roots collective that merges old school bluegrass, gospel, jug band, swamp blues and hot swing of the 1930s. Performance at 7:30 p.m., doors open at 7 p.m. $10.
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.
—April 12 and 13: Justin Worsham has been described as, “the voice that lives in every man’s head,” and “the nicest, funniest guy around.” Justin entertains audiences of all ages and sizes with his clean, energetic and improvisational comedic style.
FOX THEATER POMONA: 301 S. Garey Ave., Pomona. www.foxpomona.com.
—Friday, April 19: Bullet for My Valentine.
—Thursday, April 25: Crystal Castles.
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, April 12: Reno Jones (blues). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, April 13: Nutty (swing/lounge). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Sunday, April 14: Fortunate Few (blues/soul/jazz). 7 p.m.
—Tuesday, April 16: Ladies Night (female DJs). 9 p.m.
—Wednesday, April 17: Open Jam Night with Menno & Friends. (jazz). 8 p.m.
—Thursday, April 18: The KM Trio (jazz) at 7 p.m. and Beat Cinema (DJ) at 10 p.m.
—Friday, April 19: Lil “A” and the Allnighters (blues). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, April 20: Maureen and the Mercury 5 (swing/jump blues). 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, April 12: Mario Rojas & A Saturday Night Pink. 10 p.m.
—Saturday, April 13: Freakstar. 10 p.m.
—Tuesday, April 16: King Trivia Night. Answer trivia questions for a chance to win beer. 9:30 p.m.
—Wednesday, April 17: Half-off Wine Wednesday. 11 a.m. to closing.
—Thursday, April 18: Baldy Mountain Jazz Band (jazz). 8 p.m.
—Friday, April 19: Stanley T. & The Homewreckers (rock/soul/blues). 10 p.m.
—Saturday, April 20: Patrick Carrico Band (indie/rock/country). 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.
WALTER’S RESTAURANT: 310 Yale Ave., Claremont. VIP and fire pit lounge open from 7 to 10 p.m. 767-2255.
—Fridays: Gypsy Kings-style Spanish guitar. Enjoy the authentic sounds of Kimera during your dinner/appetizers and drinks in the VIP lounge. 7 to 10 p.m.
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.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org. Fax: 621-4072. Address: 1420 N. Claremont Blvd., Suite 205-B, Claremont, 91711. There is NO guarantee that items submitted will be published.