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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, November 7: All Tito’s Vodka drinks $2 off and Eureka Thursday Night Music with Aaron Tripp B.
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 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.
—Thursday, October 31: See standup performers impersonating their favorite comedians who have passed on. Come dressed in costume and get in free. General admission is $15.
—Friday and Saturday, November 1 and 2: Jimmy Dore starred on several Comedy Central specials and is a writer and performer for the off-Broadway hit The Marijuana-Logues. He hosts his own weekly radio show on KPFK Los Angeles and co-hosts the popular podcast “Comedy and Everything Else” with Todd Glass and Stef Zamorano.
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 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.
—Sunday, October 27: The Happiness Jazz Band (jazz). 7 p.m.
—Tuesday, October 29: The Cosmopolites. 9 p.m.
—Wednesday, October 30: JW Jones (blues). 8 p.m.
—Thursday, October 31: Mixology Halloween Party. 9 p.m.
—Friday, November 1: Big Papa and the TCB (swing). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, November 2: Lookin’ For Trouble (blues/rockabilly). 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 25: Night Control. 10 p.m.
—Saturday, October 26: Halloween party with the Zombie Band and creepy cocktails. Costumes encouraged. 10 p.m.
—Sunday, October 27: Sunday dinner piano music with Amy Rowe at 6 p.m. Cinema Sundays featuring Faust and The Rocky Horror Picture Show. 9 p.m. to midnight.
—Tuesday, October 29: King Trivia Night. Answer trivia questions for a chance to win beer. 9:30 p.m.
—Wednesday, October 30: Half-off Wine Wednesday. 11 a.m. to closing. Joe Atman performs at 9:30 p.m.
—Thursday, October 31: Baldy Mountain Jazz Band. 9 p.m.
—Friday, November 1: The Black Tongued Bells (roots/rock/blues). 10 p.m.
—Saturday, November 2: The Uncalled For. 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.
—Saturday, October 26: Fourth annual Thriller Ball with costume contest at 11 p.m. Dueling piano show begins at 8 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.
—Friday, October 25: Halloween party featuring top 40 DJ. Entry is $15 or $10 with a costume. Men may attend for free before 10 p.m. and ladies may attend for free before 11:30 p.m.
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