NIGHTLIFE: Claremont concerts and shows; Cinema Sundays at The Press
CASA DE SALSA: 415 W. Foothill Blvd. This is a restaurant that offers weekly live entertainment. 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. 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, October 24: All Tito’s Vodka drinks $2 off and Eureka Thursday Night Music with 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.
FLAPPERS COMEDY: 540 W. First St., Claremont Packing House. 18+. Show times: Friday at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. and Saturday at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online or at the door.
—Friday and Saturday, October 18 and 19: Lou Santini is the weekly man on the street and studio commentator for The Countdown on REELZ TV, and has made appearances on Playboy TV, Frank TV and TV Guide Network. He won the 2011 Detroit Comedy Festival and has opened for Bob Saget and Paul Reiser. His second full-length comedy album, Let's Get Bloated, is available on iTunes and www.amazon.com.
—Thursday, October 24: First Timer Funnies with Eli Olsberg. 8 p.m.
—Friday and Saturday, October 25 and 26: Johnny Cardinale has traveled to all 50 states and three continents doing comedy at colleges, clubs and military bases. He has done shows at clubs in Los Angeles and has been seen on Chelsea Lately, Jimmy Kimmel Live and the TV Guide Channel.
FOX THEATER POMONA: 301 S. Garey Ave., Pomona. www.foxpomona.com.
—Friday, October 25: AFI.
—Saturday, October 26: The Naked and Famous.
—Thursday, November 21: Sleeping with Sirens.
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, October 18: The Lindy Sisters (swing/jazz). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, October 19: Nutty (swing/lounge). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Sunday, October 20: The Happiness Jazz Band (jazz). 7 p.m.
—Tuesday, October 22: Jay Stubbs at 8 p.m. and Technopagan at 9 p.m.
—Wednesday, October 23: Open Jam Night with Carl Bunch & Friends (rock ‘n roll). 8 p.m.
—Thursday, October 24: The Angela Parrish Trio (jazz). 7 p.m.
—Friday, October 25: Switch Blade 3 (rockabilly/swing/jazz/blues). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, October 26: Flattop Tom and his Jump Cats (swing/jump blues). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
HOTEL CASA 425: 425 W. First St., Claremont. Call 624-2272 or visit www.casa425.com.
—Saturday, October 26: Brandon Bernstein (trio) performs 7 to 10 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, October 18: Wreck N’ Sow. 10 p.m.
—Saturday, October 19: Grant Langston. 10 p.m.
—Sunday, October 20: Sunday dinner piano music with Patrick Vargas at 6 p.m. Cinema Sundays featuring The Bride of Frankenstein (1935) and Dead Alive (1992). 9 p.m. to midnight.
—Tuesday, October 22: King Trivia Night. Answer trivia questions for a chance to win beer. 9:30 p.m.
—Wednesday, October 23: Half-off Wine Wednesday. 11 a.m. to closing. Joe Atman performs at 9:30 p.m.
—Thursday, October 24: Mark Ward at 9 p.m. and KSPC DJ The Bossguy at 11 p.m.
—Friday, October 25: Nigh Control. 10 p.m.
—Saturday, October 26: Zombie Band. 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. Happy hour specials are only valid in the bar and lounge areas. 767-2255.
—Margarita Mondays: $2 house margaritas, $3 house wine, $3 delirium tremens and $3 bolawnies.
—Tequila Tuesdays: $2 house tequila, $3 house wine, $3 Coronas and $3 nachos.
—Whiskey Wednesdays: $2 house scotch or bourbon, $3 house wine, $3 Stella and $3 bruschetta.
—Thirsty Thursdays: Half-off all drinks and appetizers all evening.
—Finest Fridays: $2 house vodka, $3 Pomona Queen, Green Flash and Hanger 24. Plus $3 house wine, $4 nachos and $6 classic burger and fries all evening. Kimera performs Gypsy Kings-style music.
—Saturdays and Sundays: $3 Bloody Marys, mimosas and Afghan fries from opening to closing. Live jazz music is performed on weekends.
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.