Ventura Gigs & Events

Week at a Glance:
December 15 - December 21, 2014
Venue Alphabetical Listing of Events
(Call venue to confirm schedule)
Let's keep Ventura Rockin'
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Schedules change, always call to confirm.
Some venues have a Cover Charge



546 E. Main Street
(805) 874-2232
Monday 15-Dec 6:00 pm
Karen Eden &
Joe Hamilton
8:00 pm
Joey's Blues Jam
Tuesday 16-Dec 6:00 pm
Nathan McEuen
8:30 pm
Dan Grimm
Wednesday 17-Dec 6 pm
Jazz on Main
9 pm
Mark Masson
Thursday 18-Dec 7:00 pm
Gypsy Blues Band
Friday 19-Dec 5 pm
Morganfield Burnett
9 pm
Saturday 20-Dec 6 pm
Catfish Fry
9 pm
Ray Jaurique &
The Uptown Brothers
Sunday 21-Dec 6 pm
Crosscut 805


Bell Arts Factory
432 N. Ventura Avenue
(805) 643-1960



Billy O's
2819 E. Main Street
(805) 652-0327
Monday 15-Dec Acoustic Show
Daniel Scott
Lara Britt
Mitchell Blake
Tuesday 16-Dec 6 pm
Open Jam Night
Wednesday 17-Dec Karaoke
Thursday 18-Dec Karaoke
Friday 19-Dec The NaVaNaX
Saturday 20-Dec The Ferrel Experiement
Open Hand
Sunday 21-Dec  


Bombay Bar and Grill
143 S. California Street
(805) 643-4404
Monday 15-Dec closed
Tuesday 16-Dec closed
Wednesday 17-Dec Tommy Marsh
and Bad Dog
Francesca Capasso
Frank Christopher Band
Thursday 18-Dec Musician's Brew
Friday 19-Dec Front:
After the Smoke
Mischief Managed
Toy Drive
Radio Threat
Dead at Night
The Vonnetts
Saturday 20-Dec Front:
Kiss covers
Bloody Mary Morning
Big Dictator
Sunday 21-Dec 5 pm
House Arrest Band


Cafe Fiore &
Tree House Lounge

66 S. California Street
Monday 15-Dec  
Tuesday 16-Dec Brandon Ragan
Wednesday 17-Dec Big Adventure
Thursday 18-Dec Sound Effect
Friday 19-Dec Brandon Ragan
Saturday 20-Dec Little Alice &
the Cats
Sunday 21-Dec  


The Cave
4435 McGrath Street


Centre for Art & Talk
2855 N. Johnson Ave, Suite a


Dargan's Irish Pub & Restaurant
593 Main Street
Sunday 21-Dec 4 pm
the Sunday Drivers


Discovery Ventura
1888 E. Thompson Blvd
(805) 452-4967
Monday 15-Dec  
Tuesday 16-Dec  
Wednesday 17-Dec  
Thursday 18-Dec 8 pm
Bullet Made Statues
Friday 19-Dec  
Saturday 20-Dec  
Sunday 21-Dec Ottsen Flowers & Clark


Downtown Ventura
Various locations
Special Events


El Rey Cantina
294 E Main Street
(805) 653-1111
Friday   4 pm
Xoco Moraza
& Friends  


The Garage
1091 Scandia Avenue
(805) 647-9681


Gigi's Cocktail Lounge
2493 Grand Avenue
(805) 642-2411
Monday 15-Dec Jam Night with
Maggie's Drawer
Tuesday 16-Dec  
Wednesday 17-Dec  
Thursday 18-Dec Karaoke
Friday 19-Dec Karaoke
Saturday 20-Dec 9 pm
Pull the Trigger
4 pm
Maggie's Drawers
Sunday 21-Dec  


Golden China Restaurant
760 S. Seaward
(805) 652-1188
Monday 15-Dec 10 pm
Tuesday 16-Dec 6 - 10 pm
open mic
10 pm
Wednesday 17-Dec Karaoke
Thursday 18-Dec 6:30 pm
Swing Night
10 pm
Friday 19-Dec 9:30 pm
DJ Carlos
Cumbia music
10 pm
Saturday 20-Dec 10 pm
Sunday 21-Dec 9:30 pm
Reggae Sundays
10 pm


Gone West Cellars
5963 Olivas Park Drive #A
(805) 206-7651
Friday   6 - 8 pm
live music


Grapes and Hops
454 E. Main Street
(805) 616-2375
Monday 15-Dec  
Tuesday 16-Dec  
Wednesday 17-Dec  
Thursday 18-Dec 7 pm
Mark Masson
Friday 19-Dec 8 pm
Shawn Jones & Ed Berghoff
Saturday 20-Dec 8 pm
Rich Sheldon
Sunday 21-Dec 3 - 6 pm
Karen Eden


The Greek at the Harbor
1583 Spinnaker Dr #101
(805) 650-5350
Friday 19-Dec 9 - 1:30 am
Saturday 20-Dec 9 - 1:30 am


Green Art People
(Boho Alley)
140B Ventura Avenue
(805) 729-2361
Wednesday 17-Dec 7 pm
A Hatter's Tea Hollyday
Funnin' Variety Show


Hong Kong Inn
435 Thompson Blvd
(805) 648-3161
Monday 15-Dec  
Tuesday 16-Dec 8 pm
open mic
Wednesday 17-Dec  
Thursday 18-Dec  
Friday 19-Dec 7:30 pm
Tina's Ports of Paradise
9:30 pm
Red Barn
Once a Wolf
Saturday 20-Dec 7:30 pm
Tina's Ports of Paradise
Sunday 21-Dec Karaoke


Keynote Lounge
10245 E Telephone Road
(805) 647-9390
Monday 15-Dec  
Tuesday 16-Dec Karaoke
Wednesday 17-Dec Karaoke
Thursday 18-Dec Open mic night
Friday 19-Dec Custom Made
R&B covers
Saturday 20-Dec Sean Wiggins
Sunday 21-Dec  


Majestic Ventura Theater
26 S. Chestnut Street
(805) 653-0721


Margarita Villa
1567 Spinnaker Drive
(805) 654-7906


Milano's Italian Restaurant
Ventura Harbor Village


Museum of Ventura County
100 E. Main Street
(805) 6


O'Leary's Side Bar
6555 Telephone Road
(805) 6
Wednesday   Karaoke
Sunday   Karaoke


2 W. Main Street
(805) 652-1072

Tuesday   Country Night 
Wednesday   Karaoke 
Friday   DJ  
Saturday   DJ  


The Patio
Players Casino
6580 Auto Center Drive
(805)  643-1392
Monday 15-Dec  
Tuesday 16-Dec  
Wednesday 17-Dec  
Thursday 18-Dec  
Friday 19-Dec Teresa Russell
with Strat Chat
Saturday 20-Dec Smokey & Friends
Sunday 21-Dec  


Peirano's Restaurant
204 E Main Street
(805) 648-4853  -
Monday 15-Dec  
Tuesday 16-Dec Valencia & Friends
Wednesday 17-Dec  
Thursday 18-Dec  
Friday 19-Dec Ruben Estrada Jazz Quartet
Saturday 20-Dec  
Sunday 21-Dec  


Pierpont Inn
550 San Jon Road
(805) 643-6144
Friday   7 - 9 pm
Ken Minardi
Saturday   6 - 9 pm
Mark Anthony


Plan B Wine Cellars
3520 Arundell Circle Unit 107
(805) 233-1453


Poinsettia Pavillion
3451 Foothill Road
(805) 648-1143


Prime Steakhouse
& Winebar

2209 E. Thompson Blvd
(805) 652-1055
Tuesday   6 pm
Danny D.
Sinatra Music  

Red Cove  

Red Cove
1809 E. Main Street
(805) 643-1101


The Rhumb Line
1510 Anchor's Way Drive
(805) 642-1200
Friday 19-Dec 6:30 pm
Live Music
Saturday 20-Dec 6:30 pm
Warren Takahashi
Sunday 21-Dec 5 pm
Live Music


Rookees Sports Bar
419 E. Main Street
(805) 648-6862
Friday   Rotating DJs
Saturday   Rotating DJs


Saloon BBQ Co.
456 E. Main Street
(805) 667-8550
Monday 15-Dec  
Tuesday 16-Dec  
Wednesday 17-Dec  
Thursday 18-Dec  
Friday 19-Dec  
Saturday 20-Dec  
Sunday 21-Dec 3-6 pm
Steve & Sally Williams


Salzer's Records
5777 Valentine Road
(805) 639-2160


Sandbox Coffeehouse
204 E. Thompson Blvd.
(805) 641-1025
Thursday   6 pm
Open Mic Night
Saturday   noon
Live Music
Sunday   noon
Live Music


The Sans Souci
21 S. Chestnut Street
(805) 643-4539
Monday 15-Dec Karaoke
Tuesday 16-Dec Twisted Tuesday
Wednesday 17-Dec Open mic
Thursday 18-Dec DJ Pistoleros
Friday 19-Dec Jan Michael & the Vincents
Saturday 20-Dec Royalush
Sunday 21-Dec DJ Darko


Squashed Grapes
2351 E. Main Street

(805) 643-7300
Monday 15-Dec  
Tuesday 16-Dec Jazz Jam
Wednesday 17-Dec Buckner, Flowers, Christie
Thursday 18-Dec Franklin Murphy
& the Two Trees Project
Friday 19-Dec L.J. & The Boyz
Saturday 20-Dec Piano Trio
Sunday 21-Dec  


Star Lounge
343 E. Main Street
(805) 648-4709


Surf Brewery
4561 Market Street
(805) 644-2739
Monday 15-Dec  
Tuesday 16-Dec  
Wednesday 17-Dec Live Christmas carols
Thursday 18-Dec 6 pm
The Sea Hunters
Friday 19-Dec  
Saturday 20-Dec 6-8 pm
Tempo Cats
contemporary mix
Sunday 21-Dec  


The Tavern
211 E Santa Clara
(805) 643-3264
Monday 15-Dec Motown Mondays
Tuesday 16-Dec  
Wednesday 17-Dec  
Thursday 18-Dec  
Friday 19-Dec  
Saturday 20-Dec Blues Bullet
Sunday 21-Dec  


Ventura Beach Club
281 W. Main Street
(818) 307-7598
Friday 19-Dec Hi Hat Entertainment
Kim Wilson
w/ Hot Roux


Ventura County Fairgrounds
10 Harbor Blvd.
(805) 648-3376


Ventura Harbor
& Carousel Stage

Ventura Harbor
(805) 642-8538
Saturday 20-Dec  
Sunday 21-Dec 2 pm
Automatic Toys
US & Israeli rock band


598 E. Main Street
(805) 643-6800
Friday 19-Dec The Legalizers
Saturday 20-Dec The Johnny Main Band
Sunday 21-Dec Big Adventure


175 S. Ventura Avenue


The W Gallery
Corner of California & Main



The Wine Rack
14 S. California Street
(805) 653-9463
Friday 19-Dec Adam Clark & Hans Ottsen
Saturday 20-Dec Daniel Shoemaker


The 805 Bar
1575 Spinnaker Drive
(805) 642-9463


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