NIGHTLIFE: Local concert and show listings
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, December 5: All Tito’s Vodka drinks $2 off and Eureka Thursday Night Music featuring The Meristems.
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, November 23: Tellabration, an international night of storytelling. 7 p.m.
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, November 29 and 30: Lisa Sundstedt is a comedienne, writer, actress and voiceover artist. She began her career as a singer-dancer and toured the world performing in Vegas, Atlantic City, Casablanca, Morocco, Tokyo Disneyland, Japan and on cruise ships. She spent four years on the road with the famous ‘50s group ShaNaNa as the only girl. She began doing stand up comedy in 1995, got a development deal with Tri Star Television, performed at the Montreal Comedy Festival and did a USO Tour of Micronesia. In 1996, she created Pretty, Funny Women (the longest running all female comedy show in the country). She wrote for the show Girls Behaving Badly, The Chelsea Handler Show, Chelsea Lately, Denise Richards: It’s Complicated and is currently producing comedy shows throughout LA and teaching stand up comedy to women. Some of her TV appearances include Comics Unleashed and Stand up in Stilettos.
—Thursday, Friday and Saturday, December 5, 6 and 7: Paul Ogata is an award-winning stand-up comic, who has made appearances on Comedy Central, Showtime, CBS, TBS and NBC.
FOX THEATER POMONA: 301 S. Garey Ave., Pomona. www.foxpomona.com.
—Friday, November 29: Adventure Club.
—Saturday, December 21: The Cult Electric 13 World Tour.
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: Two-drink minimum. Info: 447-6700 or www.hipkittyjazz.com.
—Friday, November 29: Griff Hamlin & The Circle City Horns. 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, November 30: Big Joe & The Night Train. 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Sunday, December 1: Groove Session (jam/funk). 7 p.m.
—Tuesday, December 3: Beat Cinema. 9 p.m.
—Wednesday, December 4: Open Jam with The Claremont Voodoo Society (blues). 8 p.m.
—Thursday, December 5: The Teryn Ré Trio. 7 p.m.
—Friday, December 6: Rumble King (swing). 8 p.m. $5 cover charge.
—Saturday, December 7: “Xmas Show” featuring Courtney Lemmon, Gina Saputo, Crystal Starr and the George Kahn Jazz & Blues Review. 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 and over after 9 p.m. Standing room only after 9:30 p.m. No cover. 625-4808.
—Friday, November 29: Groove Session (jam). 10 p.m.
—Saturday, November 30: The Raggs (garage rock). 10 p.m.
—Sunday, December 1: “First Sunday Super Awesome Open Mic.” 9 p.m.
—Tuesday, December 3: King Trivia Night. Answer trivia questions for a chance to win beer. 9:30 p.m.
—Wednesday, December 4: Half-off Wine Wednesday. 11 a.m. to closing. Joe Atman performs at 9:30 p.m.
—Thursday, December 5: Baldy Mountain Jazz Band at 8 p.m. followed by KSPC DJ “Sysop” (video game music).
—Friday, December 6: Jetpacks and Laser Guns (indie/rock/electronic). 10 p.m.
—Saturday, December 7: Joe Atman and It Took the Village. 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 and over. $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.