1881 Bar

1881 E. Washington Blvd., Pasadena

(626) 794-3068

Live entertainment on select nights of the week

The Blue Guitar

Arroyo Seco Golf Course

1055 Lohman Lane, South Pasadena

Thursday— Riner Scivally/Rob Kyle Quartet

The Boulevard Bar

3199 E. Foothill Blvd., Pasadena

(626) 356-9304

Fridays—Drag performances hosted by Tia Wanna every Friday

Cabrera’s Mexican Cuisine

655 N. Lake Ave., Pasadena

(626) 795-0230

Thursdays—Live jazz

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays—Karaoke

Coffee Gallery Backstage

2029 N. Lake Ave., Altadena

(626) 798-6236

Thursday—Yves Lambert Trio

Friday—The Lion Sons

Saturday—Matinee w/The Red Guitar; evening show w/Suzy Williams

Sunday—Janet Klein and Her Parlor Boys

Tuesday—Roy Zimmerman: Rezist

Coffee Gallery Community Stage

2029 N. Lake Ave., Altadena

(626) 398-7917

Thursdays—Artisan Alley w/ two musical acts, two musical open mics, works of a featured artist, DJ and fresh barbecue

Fridays—Music open mic

Saturdays—Potlikker Showcase w/musical performers, poets, spoken word, Americana music and deejay   

Sundays—Music open mic hosted by King

Tuesdays—Comedy open mic

Der Wolfskopf

72 N. Fair Oaks Ave., Pasadena

(626) 219-6054

Fridays—“Night Court” features Deejay Kind Cromang spinning vinyl soul, funk, disco and boogie

El Portal Restaurant

695 E. Green St., Pasadena

(626) 795-8553

Fridays—Mariachi México


Sundays—Mariachi Bella

Esquire Bar & Lounge

3772 E. Foothill Blvd., Pasadena

(626) 795-0360

Friday & Saturday—DJ

Ice House

24 N. Mentor Ave., Pasadena

(626) 577-1894

Thursday—$10 Thursday All Stars; Panyvino

Friday—Maz Jobrani; Brian McDaniel; Deathsquad

Saturday—Jeff Hodge and friends; Michael Yo and friends; Down and Dirty Comedy Night w/Deejay Cooch

Sunday—Dave McNary’s All-Star Variety Show; Cool Beans Comedy

Wednesday—Ice House Open Mic; Wednesday Night Live w/”The Godfather” Rudy Moreno

Kings Row Gastropub

20 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena

(626) 793-3010

Thursday—Danny & David

Friday—Past Action Heroes


Sunday—Reggae Sunday

MEOWMEOWZ! Retro ‘80s Thrift Shop

2423 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena

(626) 798-6969

Fridays and Saturdays—Live music every Friday and Saturday; all ages welcome

Old Towne Pub

66 N. Fair Oaks Ave., Pasadena

(626) 577-6583

Live music most nights of the week

Pasadena Ballroom Dance Association

73 N. Hill Ave., Pasadena

(626) 799-5689

Saturday—The Saturday Swing Dance features the Ladd McIntosh Full Swing Orchestra

Plate 38

2361 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena

(626) 793-7100

Fridays & Saturdays—Live music on select Fridays & Saturdays


37 S. El Molino Ave., Pasadena

(626) 792-4441

Live music most nights of the week

The Rose

Paseo Colorado

245 E. Green St., Pasadena

(888) 645-5006

Thursday—Pasadena Beatz w/Mad Revival, 3 Strange Daze and Drip Kiss

Friday—The Rising Bruce Springsteen tribute

Saturday—Doobie Brothers Tribute

Sunday—Soulful Sunday Brunch

Wednesday—Funk Jazz Wednesday

T. Boyle’s Tavern

37 N. Catalina Ave., Pasadena

(626) 578-0957

Sunday—Action Trivia

Tuesday—Action Trivia

Wine & Song Music Series

Arroyo Seco Golf Course

1055 Lohman Lane, South Pasadena

Wednesday—Lynn Langham and Doug Gill


Arcadia Blues Club

16 E. Huntington Drive, Arcadia

(626) 447-9349

Friday—CK All Stars

Saturday—Mike Zito

The Buccaneer

70 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre

(626) 355-9045

Wednesday—Wednesday Night Platter Party: Bring your fave vinyl to be spun on turntable

First Cabin

46 E. Huntington Drive, Arcadia

(626) 446-2575

Thursdays-Saturdays—Pat O’Brien & the Priests of Love exalt the blues and classic rock

The Granada

17 S. First St., Alhambra

(626) 227-2572

Thursday—Deejay Vince; Deejay Kenny; Deejay Miro

Friday—Deejay Tico; Deejay Marco

Saturday—Live music w/Son Y Clave; Deejay Jojo; Deejay Smooth; Deejay Miro

Sunday—Ballroom Dinner Dance w/Two’s Company; Deejay Steve

Tuesday—Deejay Martin

Matt Denny’s Ale House

145 E. Huntington Drive, Arcadia

(626) 462-0250

Tuesday—J.C. Hyke Songwriter Serenade features T.J. Sullivan; Bliss Bowen; Barrett Tagliarino; The ROAMies

Villa Catrina

251 N. Santa Anita Ave., Arcadia

(626) 294-1973

Thursdays—Comedy open mic every first and third Thursday of the month

Wednesdays—Karaoke w/Deejay Zary


Colombo’s Restaurant

1833 Colorado Blvd., Eagle Rock

(323) 254-9138


Friday—Steve Thompson; Blue Soul

Saturday—Ernie Draffen; Play ‘N’ Lucky

Sunday—V Tones 

Monday—Eric Ekstrand Trio

Tuesday—Tom Armbruster

Wednesday—Jimmy Spencer, Karen Hernandez and Friends

Days Inn Lounge

450 Pioneer Drive, Glendale

(323) 259-5900

Fridays—Tommy Dodson and friends present Cabaret Fridays

Oak and Vine

117 E. Harvard St., Glendale

(818) 507-7011

Thursday—Roger Espinoza


Saturday—Karl Marsh

Sunday—Karl Marsh; Open Mic


Winchester Room

6522 San Fernando Road, Glendale

(818) 241-5475