Ventura Gigs & Events

Week at a Glance:
September 8 - September 14, 2014
Venue Alphabetical Listing of Events
(Call venue to confirm schedule)
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    Aloha Festival
Promenade along Ventura Beach
Saturday 13-Sep Aloha Beach Festival
Dirty Rice
Sunday 14-Sep Aloha Beach Festival
Rising Son



546 E. Main Street
(805) 874-2232
Monday 8-Sep 6:00 pm
Karen & Bill
8:30 pm
Joey's Blues Jam
Tuesday 9-Sep 6:00 pm
Nathan McEuen
8:30 pm
Blues Swing Jam
Wednesday 10-Sep 6 pm
Jazz on Main
9 pm
Mark Masson
Thursday 11-Sep 7:00 pm
Gypsy Blues Band
with Mitch Kashmar
Friday 12-Sep 9 pm
Smokey & Friends
Saturday 13-Sep 9 pm
Tommy Marsh & Bad Dog
Sunday 14-Sep 6 pm


Beach House Tacos
Ventura Pier
(805) 648-3177
Saturday 13-Sep Deer Leg Band
Sunday 14-Sep Smokey & Friends


Billy O's
2819 E. Main Street
(805) 652-0327
Monday 8-Sep Motown Mondays
Tuesday 9-Sep  
Wednesday 10-Sep  
Thursday 11-Sep Kodiak
Wooden Nomad
Friday 12-Sep Decry
Mother of Dissension
Cholos on Acid
Saturday 13-Sep The Art Rockers
Sister Ook
Dojo Loch
Sunday 14-Sep 3 pm
The Slider


Bombay Bar and Grill
143 S. California Street
(805) 643-4404
Monday 8-Sep closed
Tuesday 9-Sep closed
Wednesday 10-Sep Tommy Marsh
and Bad Dog
w/ Catfish
Thursday 11-Sep Musician's Brew
Friday 12-Sep Front Stage
7:30 pm
Spink Family Fundraiser
Ben Buttner & Friends
Tommy Marsh
Shaky Feelin
Back Stage
Saturday 13-Sep C4 Official after-party
Sunday 14-Sep 5 pm
R&B Bombers


Cafe Fiore &
Tree House Lounge

66 S. California Street
Monday 8-Sep  
Tuesday 9-Sep live music
Wednesday 10-Sep live music
Thursday 11-Sep live music
Friday 12-Sep live music
Saturday 13-Sep live music
Sunday 14-Sep  


Dargan's Irish Pub & Restaurant
593 Main Street


Discovery Ventura
1888 E. Thompson Blvd
(805) 452-4967
Monday 8-Sep  
Tuesday 9-Sep  
Wednesday 10-Sep Lee Koch Trio
Thursday 11-Sep Jonathan McEuen
Friday 12-Sep Sgt. Pepper
Saturday 13-Sep Kinsella Brothers
Sunday 14-Sep 11 am
Big Adventure


Downtown Ventura
Various locations
Special Events


El Rey Cantina
294 E Main Street
(805) 653-1111
Friday 12-Sep 4 pm
Xoco Moraza
& Friends  
Saturday 13-Sep  
Sunday 14-Sep  


Four Brix
2290 Eastman Avenue
(805) 256-6006


281 W. Main Street
(805) 585-8410  
Saturday 13-Sep DJs
Sunday 14-Sep DJs


The Garage
1091 Scandia Avenue
(805) 647-9681
Monday 8-Sep  
Tuesday 9-Sep  
Wednesday 10-Sep  
Thursday 11-Sep  
Friday 12-Sep Defeating the Purpose
La Vasa
The Dtease
Saturday 13-Sep  
Sunday 14-Sep  


Gigi's Cocktail Lounge
2493 Grand Avenue
(805) 642-2411
Monday 8-Sep Jam Night with
Maggie's Drawer
Tuesday 9-Sep  
Wednesday 10-Sep  
Thursday 11-Sep Karaoke
Friday 12-Sep Karaoke
Saturday 13-Sep DJ Star
Sunday 14-Sep  


Golden China Restaurant
760 S. Seaward
(805) 652-1188
Monday 8-Sep Karaoke
Tuesday 9-Sep 8 pm
Acoustic open mic
10 pm
Wednesday 10-Sep Karaoke
Thursday 11-Sep 7 pm
Swing Night
10 pm
Friday 12-Sep Karaoke
Saturday 13-Sep Karaoke
Sunday 14-Sep Karaoke


Gone West Cellars
5963 Olivas Park Drive #A
(805) 206-7651
Friday 12-Sep 6 - 8 pm
Karen & Bill


Grapes and Hops
454 E. Main Street
(805) 616-2375
Friday 12-Sep  
Saturday 13-Sep 8 pm
Jade Hendrix
Sunday 14-Sep  


The Greek at the Harbor
1583 Spinnaker Dr #101
(805) 650-5350
Friday 12-Sep Live Bouzouki
Greek Music  
Saturday 13-Sep Live Bouzouki
Greek Music 
Sunday 14-Sep  


Green Art People
(Boho Alley)
140B Ventura Avenue
(805) 729-2361
Wednesday 10-Sep 6:30 pm
Steel Toed Slippers


Hong Kong Inn
435 Thompson Blvd
(805) 648-3161
Monday 8-Sep Industry Night
Tuesday 9-Sep 8 pm
open mic
Wednesday 10-Sep LA Connection
jazz w/ Davey Miller
Thursday 11-Sep  
Friday 12-Sep 7:30 pm
Tina's Ports of Paradise
10 pm
C4 after party
Saturday 13-Sep 7:30 pm
Tina's Ports of Paradise
10 pm
Morganfield Burnett
Sunday 14-Sep Karaoke


Keynote Lounge
10245 E Telephone Road
(805) 647-9390
Monday 8-Sep  
Tuesday 9-Sep Karaoke
Wednesday 10-Sep Karaoke
Thursday 11-Sep Open mic night
Friday 12-Sep Action Down
Saturday 13-Sep Reign
Sunday 14-Sep  


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
Tuesday 9-Sep 6 - 10 pm
Bluegrass jam


Museum of Ventura County
100 E. Main Street
(805) 6
Saturday 13-Sep Celebracion de Salsa
Sunday 14-Sep Celebracion de Salsa


O'Leary's Side Bar
6555 Telephone Road
(805) 6
Monday 8-Sep  
Tuesday 9-Sep  
Wednesday 10-Sep Karaoke
Thursday 11-Sep  
Friday 12-Sep  
Saturday 13-Sep  
Sunday 14-Sep Karaoke


Olivas Adobe
"Music Under the Stars"
4200 Olivas Park Drive
(805) 658-4726


Pacific View Mall
1644 E. Thompson Blvd
(805) 641-1500
Sunday 14-Sep 2-5 pm
Mariachi Orgullo de
Mexico de Pacific View


2 W. Main Street
(805) 652-1072

Monday 8-Sep  
Tuesday 9-Sep Country Night 
Wednesday 10-Sep Karaoke 
Thursday 11-Sep  
Friday 12-Sep DJ  
Saturday 13-Sep DJ  
Sunday 14-Sep  


Pancho's Mexican Restaurant
185 Santa Clara
(805) 667-9062


The Paradise Pantry
222 E. Main Street
(805)  641-9440  


The Patio
Players Casino
6580 Auto Center Drive
(805)  643-1392
Friday 12-Sep Teresa Russell
Saturday 13-Sep Jeanne Tatum Band
Sunday 14-Sep  


Peirano's Restaurant
204 E Main Street
(805) 648-4853  -
Friday 12-Sep JJ Frank


Pete's Breakfast House
2055 E. Main Street
(805) 648-1130
Sunday 14-Sep 10-noon
Karen & Joe


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
Monday 8-Sep  
Tuesday 9-Sep 6 pm
Danny D.
Sinatra Music  
Wednesday 10-Sep 6 pm  Encore  
Thursday 11-Sep  
Friday 12-Sep Encore
Saturday 13-Sep Beach City
Sound Club  
Sunday 14-Sep  

Red Cove  

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


The Rhumb Line
1510 Anchor's Way Drive
(805) 642-1200
Monday 8-Sep  
Tuesday 9-Sep 6-9 pm
Warren Takahashi
Wednesday 10-Sep  
Thursday 11-Sep  
Friday 12-Sep 6:30 pm
Live Music
Saturday 13-Sep 6:30 pm
Live Music
Sunday 14-Sep 5 pm
Live Music


Rookees Sports Bar
419 E. Main Street
(805) 648-6862
Friday 12-Sep Rotating DJs
Saturday 13-Sep Rotating DJs
Sunday 14-Sep  


Saloon BBQ Co.
456 E. Main Street
(805) 667-8550
Monday 8-Sep  
Tuesday 9-Sep  
Wednesday 10-Sep  
Thursday 11-Sep  
Friday 12-Sep Downtown All Stars
Saturday 13-Sep Solimar
Sunday 14-Sep Ted Waterhouse


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


Sandbox Coffeehouse
204 E. Thompson Blvd.
(805) 641-1025
Monday 8-Sep  
Tuesday 9-Sep  
Wednesday 10-Sep  
Thursday 11-Sep 6 pm
Open Mic Night
Friday 12-Sep  
Saturday 13-Sep noon
Catfish Fry
Sunday 14-Sep noon
New Hope with Justin


The Sans Souci
21 S. Chestnut Street
(805) 643-4539
Monday 8-Sep Karaoke
Tuesday 9-Sep Twisted Tuesday
Wednesday 10-Sep Open mic
Thursday 11-Sep DJ Spinobi
Friday 12-Sep Practical Animal
Saturday 13-Sep Sharks & Cobras
Sunday 14-Sep DJ Darko


Shanghai Beer Garden
34 N. Palm
(805) 667-8118


Social Tap
1105 S. Seaward Avenue
(805) 667-8485


Squashed Grapes
2351 E. Main Street

(805) 643-7300
Wednesday 10-Sep Pendulum Theory
Thursday 11-Sep Hans Ottsen Trio
Friday 12-Sep Tony Ybarra
Saturday 13-Sep Rachel Flowers Trio
Sunday 14-Sep  


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


Surf Brewery
4561 Market Street
(805) 644-2739
Saturday 13-Sep Wyk & Winkle


The Tavern
211 E Santa Clara
(805) 643-3264
Monday 8-Sep  
Tuesday 9-Sep Karaoke
Wednesday 10-Sep Metal Wednesday
Thursday 11-Sep DJ
Friday 12-Sep Sick Boy
Saturday 13-Sep The Caverns
Sunday 14-Sep Beach Buzz
Failure Machine


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


Ventura Harbor
& Carousel Stage

Ventura Harbor
(805) 642-8538
Saturday 13-Sep 3 - 6 pm
Rock on the Dock


598 E. Main Street
(805) 643-6800
Thursday 11-Sep Ventura Social Club
Friday 12-Sep Chuck Vincent's
Soul Revue
Saturday 13-Sep The Bomb
Sunday 14-Sep Mighty Cash Cats


175 S. Ventura Avenue


The W Gallery
Corner of California & Main



Winchester Grill & Saloon
632 E. Main Street
(805) 653-7446


The Wine Rack
14 S. California Street
(805) 653-9463
Friday 12-Sep So What Combo
jazz funk
Saturday 13-Sep Ian Hutchinson
blues pop & rock
Sunday 14-Sep  


Corner of Garden
and Main Streets
(805) 652-0338 
Friday 12-Sep Teresa James &
the Rhythm Tramps


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


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