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4/11 - 4/24: Music Under the Stars, Eco Fest, Hi Hat shows, Notes for Notes, more...
3/14 - 4/10: St. Patrick's Day Parade, Studen Jazz Competition, Ventura Rocks Anniversary...
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2/14 - 2/27: Perla Batalla and Tom Scott LA Express free show; New Jade Hendrix and more...
1/31 - 2/13: Chopper Fest, Paulie Cerra's return, new music, Thomas Fire Benefit sells out...
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1/17 - 1/30: Thomas Fire Festival feat. Kevin Costner, Olivia Newton-John, Colbie Coilet, BBVD.

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February 3, 2018

Kevin Costner & Modern West, Olivia Newton-John, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Colbie Caillat
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October 6 & 7th, 2017

Lucinda Williams, Shane Alexander, Brian Wright, Ladies Gun Club, Bryan Titus...
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Descendents - 5/3
X Ambassadors - 5/12
Trevor Hall - 5/23
Turbonegro - 5/24
The Green - 5/25
Oh Wonder - 5/28
Uli Jon Roth - 6/10
Jimmy Z & the Z Tribe - 4/6
Andy T Band - 4/13
Morry Sochat &
the Memphis Kings - 4/20
Kelly's Lot - 4/27
Billy Vera & the Beaters - 5/11
Danny Franchi - 5/18
Backyard Bash - 4/7
Triboo Festival - 4/8
John 5 & the Creatures - 4/11
Alborosie - 4/18
Mike Love - 5/16
The Outlaws 5/20
Young Dubliners - 6/30


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Boatyard Pub
Ventura Harbor
1583 Spinnaker Dr #109
(805) 850-0202
 6:30 - 9:30 pm
Bluegrass Jam

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

 8 pm
After the Smoke
The Question
Rital Movement

Benefit show,
donations accepted

Cafe Fiore &
Tree House Lounge

66 S. California Street
 Fabulous Hangovers

The Cave
4435 McGrath Street
(805) 642-9449
 5:30 - 8:30 pm
Warren Takahashi
Dinner Tunes

Discovery Ventura
1888 E. Thompson Blvd
(805) 452-4967
8 pm
Wheeland Bros.
Tickets: $7

Gigi's Cocktail Lounge
2493 Grand Avenue
(805) 642-2411
 8 pm

Golden China Restaurant
760 S. Seaward
(805) 652-1188
9 pm

Hong Kong Inn
435 Thompson Blvd
(805) 648-3161
8 pm
Gypsy Blues Band

Swing Night
$5 cover

Keynote Lounge
10245 E Telephone Road
(805) 647-9390
 8 pm
Open mic night

Leashless Brewing
585 E. Thompson Blvd
(805) 628-9474
6:30 - 9:30 pm
Rob Van Jazz Trio

Made West Brewery
1744 Donlon Street
6-8 pm
Anna Vera

The Patio at Players Casino
Auto Center Drive
6:30 pm
Andres Herrera Trio Band

Red Cove
1809 E. Main Street
(805) 643-1101
 7 pm - Midnight
Music Club
Open Jam Night

Sandbox Coffeehouse
204 E. Thompson Blvd.
(805) 641-1025
 6 pm
Open mic night

The Sans Souci
21 S. Chestnut Street
(805) 643-4539
DJ Spinobi

Squashed Grapes
2351 E. Main Street

(805) 643-7300
 7-10 pm
Ray Mehlbaum Quartet

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

The Tavern
211 E Santa Clara
(805) 643-3264 
10 pm
Get Right DJ

Vintura at The Wine Rack
14 S. California Street
(805) 653-9463
 7 pm