NIGHTLIFE: Claremont concert and show listings
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 CLAREMONT: 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, August 1: All Tito’s Vodka drinks $2 off and Eureka Thursday Night Music featuring Claremont Voodoo Society.
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, August 17: Hobo Jazz plays a blend of roots music and pre-war soul with Dave Brown, a native of Riverside, who channels the spirit and style of Jimmie Rodgers, America’s Blue Yodeler, with songs of the 1930s.
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.
—Friday and Saturday, July 26 and 27: Rene Garcia has been labeled as “the Latin Jerry Lewis” and has toured with Katt Williams and Bill Bellamy.
—Sunday, July 28: Two Milk Minimum features a rotation of outlandish and zany comedy magicians, jugglers, musicians, improv artists, puppeteers and novelty acts. $10. 4:30 p.m.
—Sunday, July 28: Silly Sundays (open mic/auditions). 9 p.m.
—Friday and Saturday, August 2 and 3: Don Friesen captures the irony of parenting, marriage and everyday absurdities through characters, voices, parodies and is said to have some of the best written routines around. As the only 2-time winner in the 36-year history of the prestigious San Francisco International Comedy Competition, Mr. Friesen ignites the stage with a playful, high-energy spoof of his life as a modern suburban dad trying to get through the day with a bit of money in the bank and a scrap of dignity intact.
FOX THEATER POMONA: 301 S. Garey Ave., Pomona. www.foxpomona.com.
—Saturday, July 27: Rancid.
—Saturday, October 26: The Naked and Famous.
THE GLASS HOUSE: 200 W. Second St., Pomona. 865-3802.
—Saturday, August 17: The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus. $12 to $15. 7 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: 2-drink minimum. Info: 447-6700 or www.hipkittyjazz.com.
—Friday, July 26: The Teryn Ré Big Band. 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, July 27: Nutty (lounge/jazz). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Sunday, July 28: Water Serpents. 7 to 11 p.m. “Film School” screening series featuring Modern Times (Charles Chaplin, 1936). 9 p.m. $6.
—Tuesday, July 30: Ladies Night (female DJs). 9 p.m.
—Wednesday, July 31: Open Jam Night with The Bastards of Belleville (blues). 8 p.m.
—Thursday, August 1: The Lounge Trio (jazz) from 7 to 9 p.m. and Beat Cinema (DJ) from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
—Friday, August 2: Hobo Jazz (jazz). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, August 3: Phat Cat Swinger (lounge/jazz). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
HOTEL CASA 425: 425 W. First St., Claremont. Call 624-2272 or visit www.casa425.com.
—Wednesday, August 7: Vahagini performs 6 to 9 p.m.
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, July 26: The Dave Gleason Trio. 10 p.m.
—Saturday, July 27: Patrick Carrico Band (rock/country).
—Sunday, July 28: Sunday dinner piano music from 6 to 8 p.m.
—Tuesday, July 29: King Trivia Night. Answer trivia questions for a chance to win beer. 9:30 p.m.
—Wednesday, July 30: Half-off Wine Wednesday. 11 a.m. to closing.
—Thursday, August 1: Baldy Mountain Jazz Band (jazz). 8 p.m.
—Friday, August 2: Stanley T. & the Homewreckers (rock/soul). 10 p.m.
—Saturday, August 3: Horse Opera (country/honky tonk/bluegrass). 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: 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.