Thursday Aug. 23 through Wednesday Aug. 29

Please note: Deadline for Calendar submissions is noon.  Wednesday of the week before the issue publishes.





1881 Bar

1881 E. Washington Blvd., Pasadena

(626) 314-2077

Fridays—Live jazz

Saturdays—Gypsie jazz


The Blue Guitar

Arroyo Seco Golf Course

1055 Lohman Lane, South Pasadena

Thursday—John Mayer Trio

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—Jim & Anne Curry: The Songs of John Denver

Friday—The Miskey Mountain Boys

Saturday—Matinee show w/Burgan & Chan w/Jeremy Burgan; evening show w/Marc Berger

Sunday—Thrive and Survive music business class; evening show w/Janet Klein & Her Parlor Boys

Wednesday—David Harvey Presents Kelly’s Lot and Abby Posner w/Dylan Brody

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

Edwin Mills by Equator

22 Mills Place, Pasadena

(626) 564-8656

Saturday—Bri Sarikcioglu

Tuesday—Legendary Bingo fundraiser

Wednesday—Julie Kelly

El Portal Restaurant

695 E. Green St., Pasadena

(626) 795-8553

Fridays—Mariachi México


Sundays—Mariachi Bella

Ice House

24 N. Mentor Ave., Pasadena

(626) 577-1894

Thursday—Thursday Night Live w/Rudy Moreno; Comedy Pile-Up

Friday—Hollywood Comes to Pasadena; Puro Pinche Laughter w/Raymond Orta, Mario Salazar and Rob Jenkins; Late Night Line-Up w/Ryan Sickler, Kevin Shea, Jessica Wellington, Paul Elia, Justine Marino and Mark Debonis


Saturday— Cool Beans Comedy Improv Class; Dat Pham and Friends; Ken Jeong

Sunday—Sunday Bistro Dinner w/hypnotist Mark Sweet; Dave McNary’s All-Star Variety Show

Wednesday—Ice House Open Mic; Adam Carolla live podcast

Kings Row Gastropub

20 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena

(626) 793-3010

Thursday—Thirsty Thursday w/Jessica Ash & Cyamak

Friday—Estani Y La Ascension


Sunday—Reggae Sunday w/My Reggae Band; Shake Up Sundays w/Trio Frio

Wednesday—Midweek Mayhem w/David Macias      

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 nignts of the week

Pasadena Ballroom Dance Association

73 N. Hill Ave., Pasadena

(626) 799-5689

Saturday—The Saturday Swing Dance features Lil’ Mo & the Dynaflos

Plate 38

2361 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena

(626) 793-7100

Fridays & Saturdays—Live music on select Fridays & Saturdays

The Rose

Paseo Colorado

245 E. Green St., Pasadena

(888) 645-5006

Thursday—Adler’s Appetite


Saturday—The Alarm

Sunday—Soulful Sunday Brunch

T. Boyle’s Tavern

37 N. Catalina Ave., Pasadena

(626) 578-0957

Sunday—Geeks Who Drink Trivia

Tuesday—Geeks Who Drink Trivia



Arcadia Blues Club

16 E. Huntington Drive, Arcadia

(626) 447-9349

Saturday—Rod Piazza’s Wizards of the West Coast Harp w/John Clifton, Billy Watson and Big George

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

Fridays-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 Marco; Solo Bachata Dance Competition preliminary rounds

Friday—Live music w/The Granada All Stars; Deejay Picoso; Deejay Vince; Deejay Miro

Saturday—Live music w/Guicho Y La Tribu; Super Deejay Robby; Deejay Vince;  Deejay Miro

Sunday—Chicago Steppin’

Tuesday—Deejay Good Times

J.C. Hyke Songwriter Serenade

Matt Denny’s Ale House

145 E. Huntington Drive, Arcadia

Tuesday—Nick Goodman; T.J. Sullivan; James Houlahan; Tisa Adamson

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 Bird Harmony

Saturday—Ernie Draffen; Dave Victorino

Sunday—Sasaki & Giles

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

The Oak and Vine

117 E. Harvard St., Glendale

(818) 507-7011

Live music most nights of the week

Winchester Room

6522 San Fernando Road, Glendale

(818) 241-5475