Ventura Gigs & Events

Week at a Glance:
August 22, 2016 - August 28, 2016
Venue Alphabetical Listing of Events
(Call venue to confirm schedule)
Let's keep Ventura Rockin'
Support your local venues!!!

Schedules change, always call to confirm.
Some venues have a Cover Charge
 


 

Amigo's Surf Cantina
546 E. Main Street
(805) 874-2232
www.facebook.com/Amigos
www.amigosventura.com
Monday 22-Aug 8:30 pm
Open mic
Tuesday 23-Aug 8 pm
Brandon Ragan
Blues
Wednesday 24-Aug 9 pm
Musician's Brew
Thursday 25-Aug  
Friday 26-Aug 9 pm
Gold and Gray
Saturday 27-Aug 5 pm
Goodnight Kiss
Indie Rock / Folk / Soul
9 pm
Sin Chonies
Alternative Pop Covers
Sunday 28-Aug 5 pm
Karen Eden
Acoustic Favorites
9 pm
Karaoke


 

Bank of Books
748 E. Main Street
(805) 643-3154
www.BankofBooks.com
Sunday 28-Aug 1 pm
RJ Mischo
Blues Harmonica Master


 

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

 


 

Boatyard Cafe
Ventura Harbor
1583 Spinnaker Dr #109
(805) 850-0202
www.TheBoatyardCafe.com
https://www.facebook.com


 

Bombay Bar and Grill
143 S. California Street
(805) 643-4404

www.bombaybarandgrill.com
www.facebook.com
Monday 22-Aug  
Tuesday 23-Aug  
Wednesday 24-Aug  
Thursday 25-Aug  
Friday 26-Aug Front Stage
7 pm
Echo
Erin Mihalka
Jackson Reynosa
10 pm
DJ Erock
Saturday 27-Aug Front Stage
10 pm
DJ Erock
Back Stage
9 pm
Cat OK
Shady Ladies
September Begins
Leave the Stars
Indie Alternative
$5 cover
Sunday 28-Aug 5 pm
Honey Owl
Goodnight Kiss
David Castro


 

Cafe Fiore &
Tree House Lounge

66 S. California Street
(805)
653-1266
www.fiorerestaurant.net/
www.facebook.com/cafe-fiore
Monday 22-Aug  
Tuesday 23-Aug Colette
Wednesday 24-Aug Big Adventure
Pop Rock, 60s to Current
Thursday 25-Aug Jade Hendrix
Acoustic Soul
Friday 26-Aug Drunken Monkeys
Rock
Saturday 27-Aug Instone
R&B Dance Latin
Sunday 28-Aug Reggae Revolution


 

The Cave
4435 McGrath Street
(805)
642-9449
https://www.facebook.com/TheCaveVentura
Wednesday 24-Aug 5:30 - 8:30 pm
Varon Thomas
Acoustic Mix
Thursday 25-Aug 5:30 - 8:30 pm
Warren Takahashi
Solo Acoustic Dinner Tunes
Friday 26-Aug 5:30 - 8:30 pm
Warren Takahashi
Solo Acoustic Dinner Tunes
Saturday 27-Aug 5:30 - 8:30 pm
Varon Thomas
Acoustic Mix


 

The Copa Cubana
Ventura Harbor
 
Tuesday 23-Aug 7 - 10 pm
RJ Mischo &
The Down Home Trio
Traditional Boogie & Blues
Wednesday 24-Aug  
Thursday 25-Aug 7-10 pm
Toni Jannotta
with Tom Collins &
Granville "Danny" Young
Jazz
Friday 26-Aug 7-10 pm
Brandon Ragan
R&G Blues Jazz
Saturday 27-Aug 7-10 pm
Al Martinez
Sunday 28-Aug 4-7 pm
Laura Cozzi & Soul Machine


 

Dargan's Irish Pub & Restaurant
593 Main Street
(805)
648-3001
www.dargans.com
www.facebook.com/dargans


 

Discovery Ventura
1888 E. Thompson Blvd
(805) 452-4967
www.DiscoveryVentura.com
www.Facebook.com/Disco.Ventura
Wednesday 24-Aug Starlight Swing Night
8-10 pm
Ventura Jazz Orchestra
$12 / $6 for students w/ id
Thursday 25-Aug 7 pm
Pato Banton
Featuring Thrive!
Reggae
Tickets $20
Friday 26-Aug 7:45 pm
Along Violet
$5 cover
11 pm
Flashback Friday
ft. DJ Spinobi
Saturday 27-Aug 6 pm
Disc-O-Town Hoedown
w/ Moonridge
Tickets $7
Sunday 28-Aug  


 

El Rey Cantina
294 E Main Street
(805) 653-1111

www.elreycantina.com
www.facebook.com/elreycantinaventura
Friday 26-Aug 5-7 pm
Xoco Moraza
& Friends 
9:30 pm
DJ/Karaoke
DJ Gold Dust
Saturday 27-Aug 9:30 pm
DJ Erock


 

EP Foster Library
651 E Main Street


 

The Garage
1091 Scandia Avenue
(805) 647-9681
https://www.facebook.com/thegarage
Monday 22-Aug  
Tuesday 23-Aug  
Wednesday 24-Aug  
Thursday 25-Aug  
Friday 26-Aug 8 pm
Glam Skanks
Loose Nerves
$5 cover
Saturday 27-Aug 9 pm
Saved by the 90's
Dance Party
Sunday 28-Aug  


 

Gigi's Cocktail Lounge
2493 Grand Avenue
(805) 642-2411
www.facebook.com/gigis
www.GigisCocktails.com
Thursday 25-Aug 8 pm
Karaoke
Friday 26-Aug 9 pm
Karaoke
Saturday 27-Aug 9 pm
Karaoke


 

Golden China Restaurant
760 S. Seaward
(805) 652-1188
 
Monday 22-Aug 9 pm
Karaoke
Tuesday 23-Aug 7 pm
open mic
9 pm
Karaoke
Wednesday 24-Aug 9 pm
Karaoke
Thursday 25-Aug 9 pm
Karaoke
Friday 26-Aug 9 pm
Karaoke
Saturday 27-Aug 9 pm
Karaoke
Sunday 28-Aug 9 pm
Karaoke


 

Gone West Cellars
5963 Olivas Park Drive #A
(805) 206-7651
www.Facebook.com/GoneWest.Cellars
http://gonewestcellars.wix.com
Friday 26-Aug 6 - 8 pm
Karen Eden Trio
Acoustic Favorites


 

Grapes and Hops
454 E. Main Street
(805) 616-2375
www.GrapeAndHopsVentura.com
www.Facebook.com/VenturaGrapesAndHops
Wednesday 24-Aug 6-8 pm
The Swillys
Acoustic Mix
Thursday 25-Aug  
Friday 26-Aug Shawn Jones Trio
Rock, Blues, Country, Roots
Saturday 27-Aug 8 pm
Jaime Wyatt Duo
Sunday 28-Aug 3 pm
Shane Alexander


 

The Greek at the Harbor
1583 Spinnaker Dr #101
(805) 650-5350
www.greekattheharbor.com
www.facebook.com/Greek
Friday 26-Aug 7:30 pm
(Belly Dancing & more)
Live Bouzouki
Greek Music 
Then DJ
Saturday 27-Aug 7:30 pm
(Belly Dancing & more)
Live Bouzouki
Greek Music 
Then DJ


 

Hong Kong Inn
435 Thompson Blvd
(805) 648-3161
www.HongKongInnChinese.com

www.facebook.com/hongkonginnVC
Monday 22-Aug 7 pm
Karaoke
Tuesday 23-Aug  
Wednesday 24-Aug  
Thursday 25-Aug 8 pm
Gypsy Blues Band
Swing Night
Friday 26-Aug Hi Hat Entertainment
8 pm
Kyle Jester & the Jokers
Blues - Rock n' Roll
$12 cover
Saturday 27-Aug  
Sunday 28-Aug 3-5:30 pm
Hot Roux
Louisiana Blues
$5 cover
6 pm
Jon & Tom


 

Keynote Lounge
10245 E Telephone Road
(805) 647-9390
www.facebook.com/keynotebarventura
http://keynotelounge.com
Tuesday 23-Aug 9 pm
Karaoke
Wednesday 24-Aug 9 pm
Karaoke
Thursday 25-Aug 8 pm
Open mic night
Friday 26-Aug Unusual Suspects
Dance covers
Saturday 27-Aug Sean Wiggins
Classic Rock / Blues
Sunday 28-Aug 7:30 pm
Karaoke


 

Made West Brewery
1744 Donlon Street
www.madewest.com
 
Thursday 25-Aug 6:30 pm
Fox Trax
Friday 26-Aug  
Saturday 27-Aug  
Sunday 28-Aug 2 pm
Lee Koch Band
Americana, Blues, Folk, Soul


 

Majestic Ventura Theater
26 S. Chestnut Street
(805) 653-0721
www.venturatheater.net
www.facebook.com/venturatheater


 

Margarita Villa
1567 Spinnaker Drive
(805) 654-7906
www.Facebook.com/MargaritaVilla
Tuesday 23-Aug 6-10 pm
Dave Rae
Wednesday 24-Aug  
Thursday 25-Aug  
Friday 26-Aug 6-9 pm
Herbal Rootz
Reggae
Saturday 27-Aug 6-9 pm
Corsican Brothers
Rock & Roll covers
Sunday 28-Aug 3-6 pm
Tommy Quale


   

Mia's Place
1129 South Petit Avenue
 
Monday 22-Aug Open Mic


 

O'Leary's Side Bar
6555 Telephone Road
(805) 6
44-4619
http://www.facebook.com/olearys
Monday 22-Aug  
Tuesday 23-Aug Free Jukebox
Wednesday 24-Aug Karaoke
Thursday 25-Aug  
Friday 26-Aug 9 pm
Live Band Karaoke
Saturday 27-Aug  
Sunday 28-Aug  


 

Olivas Adobe
"Music Under the Stars"
4200 Olivas Park Drive
(805) 658-4726
www.olivasadobe.org
Saturday 27-Aug 7:30 pm
Savor the Band
Santana Tribute Band
(Sold out)


 

Pacific View Mall
3301 E. Main Street
(805) 642-5530
www.shoppacificview.com


 

Paddy's
2 W. Main Street
(805) 652-1072
www.paddysventura.com

www.facebook/paddys
Wednesday 24-Aug Karaoke 
Thursday 25-Aug  
Friday 26-Aug DJ  
Saturday 27-Aug DJ  
Sunday 28-Aug  


 

The Paradise Pantry
222 E. Main Street
(805)  641-9440
www.ParadisePantry.com  
Wednesday 24-Aug 7-9 pm
The Brambles
Indie Folk


 

Plan B Wine Cellars
3520 Arundell Circle Unit 107
(805) 233-1453
www.planbwinecellars.com
Saturday 27-Aug Blues & BBQ
3:30 - 6 pm
Mikey Mo


 

Poinsettia Pavillion
3451 Foothill Road
(805) 648-1143
 
Monday 22-Aug Monday Night Dance Club
7:30 pm
Wyatt Haupt
Ballroom, Latin, Swing & Line Dancing
$11 donation


 

Prime Steakhouse
& Winebar

2209 E. Thompson Blvd
(805) 652-1055
www.primesteakvc.com

www.facebook.com/prime-steakhouse
Tuesday 23-Aug 6 pm
Danny D.
Sinatra cover tunes  
Wednesday 24-Aug  
Thursday 25-Aug  
Friday 26-Aug 7-10 pm
Encore
Top 40, R&B & Motown
Saturday 27-Aug 7-10 pm
Beach City Sound Club
Classic Top 40 hits
Sunday 28-Aug  


Red Cove  

Red Cove
1809 E. Main Street
(805) 643-1101
www.facebook.com/redcove
Thursday 25-Aug 7 pm - Midnight
Music Club
Open Jam Night
Friday 26-Aug  
Saturday 27-Aug  
Sunday 28-Aug  


 

Rookees Sports Bar
419 E. Main Street
(805) 648-6862

www.rookees.com
www.facebook.com/rookees
Friday 26-Aug Rotating DJs
Saturday 27-Aug Rotating DJs


 

Saloon BBQ Co.
456 E. Main Street
(805) 667-8550
www.SaloonBBQCo.com
www.Facebook.com/SaloonBBQCo
Friday 26-Aug 10 pm
Battlefield
Saturday 27-Aug 10 pm
Skin & Bones
Folk, blues, lofi
Sunday 28-Aug  


 

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

www.Facebook.com/Salzers


 

Sandbox Coffeehouse
204 E. Thompson Blvd.
(805) 641-1025
www.sandboxcoffeehouse.com
www.facebook.com
Thursday 25-Aug 6 pm
Open mic night
Friday 26-Aug  
Saturday 27-Aug noon
Walt Dunlap
Sunday 28-Aug noon
Salvador Magellon Calderon


 

The Sans Souci
21 S. Chestnut Street
(805) 643-4539
www.facebook.com/SansSouci
Monday 22-Aug Karaoke
Tuesday 23-Aug Twisted Tuesday
Wednesday 24-Aug Open mic 
Thursday 25-Aug DJ Spinobi
Friday 26-Aug DJ Pistolero
Saturday 27-Aug Grapevine
Aunt Janes Pancakes
Sunday 28-Aug DJ Darko


 

Spencer Makenzie's
806 E. Thompson Blvd
 
Saturday 27-Aug End of Summer
Block Party
5 pm
Raised on Vinyl
Classic Rock
7 pm
Brothers Fortune
Alt Country
8 pm
Mandex
80's Rock anthems
No cover!


 

Squashed Grapes
2351 E. Main Street

(805) 643-7300
www.facebook.com
www.SquashedGrapes.com
Wednesday 24-Aug 7-10 pm
Brad Rabuchin & Friends
Jazz
Thursday 25-Aug 7-10 pm
Colin Bailey Trio
Jazz
$10 cover
Friday 26-Aug 7-10 pm
D.on Darox & the Melody Joy Bakers
Jazz
Saturday 27-Aug 7-10 pm
Doug Webb Group feat.
Danny Carey of TOOL
Jazz
$20 cover
Sunday 28-Aug  


 

Star Lounge
343 E. Main Street
(805) 648-4709
 
Friday 26-Aug Masters of the Past
Classic Rock/British Invasion
Saturday 27-Aug Big Adventure
Pop Rock, 60s to Current


 

Surf Brewery
4561 Market Street
(805) 644-2739
www.facebook.com/surfbrewery
Saturday 27-Aug 6-8 pm
Soul Purpose
Jazz


 

The Tavern
211 E Santa Clara
(805) 643-3264

www.thetavernventura.com
www.facebook.com/thetavernventura
Tuesday 23-Aug Karaoke
Wednesday 24-Aug Metal Wednesday
Thursday 25-Aug DJs
college night
Friday 26-Aug 10 pm
The Caverns
Classic Rock
Saturday 27-Aug 10 pm
The Black Hips
Alternative Rock Covers
Sunday 28-Aug  


   

Unitarian Universalist Church of Ventura
5654 Ralston Street
 
Saturday 27-Aug 7:30 pm
"Sounding the Light"
Steve Werner
Folksinger
Donna Lynn Caskey
Songwriter/Banjo
Merlin Snider
Acoustic
$15-$20 donation suggested


 

Ventura Beach Club
281 W. Main Street
(818) 307-7598
www.VenturaBeachClub.com


 

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


 

Ventura Harbor Village
Carousel Stage

Ventura Harbor
(805) 642-8538

www.venturaharborvillage.com
www.facebook.com/vtaharbor
Sunday 28-Aug Ray Jay & the Uptown Brothers
Blues


 

Ventura High School Auditorim
2 N. Catalina Street


 

VFW Hall
3801 Market Street
(805) 642-2674
 
Saturday 27-Aug 4-8 pm
Captain Ron
Acoustic Country
open to public


 

W20 at the Watermark
598 E. Main Street
(805) 643-6800
www.watermarkonmain.com

www.facebook.com/watermark
Thursday 25-Aug 7-9 pm
déjà vu Too
Friday 26-Aug 9 - Midnight
Right Amount of Wrong
Modern Rockabilly / Blues
Saturday 27-Aug 9 - Midnight
The Bomb
Motown, Classic Rock, Funk
Sunday 28-Aug  


 

The Wine Rack
14 S. California Street
(805) 653-9463

https://www.facebook.com/winerack
www.TheWineRackVentura.com
Monday 22-Aug 6-9 pm
Open mic
Tuesday 23-Aug 7-10 pm
Keith Cain
Wednesday 24-Aug 7-10 pm
Danielle Stacy
Thursday 25-Aug 7-10 pm
Jon Gindick
Blues
Friday 26-Aug 8-11 pm
Medicine Hat
Alternative, American
Country, Folk Rock
Saturday 27-Aug 8-11 pm
Matt Clark
Sunday 28-Aug 4-7 pm
B&V Acoustic


 

The 805 Bar
1575 Spinnaker Drive
(805) 642-9463
www.Facebook.com/the-805-Bar
Friday 26-Aug 8-11 pm
Kenny Devoe
Saturday 27-Aug 12-6 pm
Kenny DeVoe
Acoustic Rock & Roll
8-11 pm
Live Band Karoake
Sunday 28-Aug 12-3 pm
Kenny DeVoe
Acoustic Rock & Roll

 
 

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