LAGUNA BEACH ENTERTAINMENT & EVENTS GUIDE

Thursdays Dec 7, 14, 21, 28

Thurs. Dec. 7
First Thursdays Art Walk: Artist demos, live music & refreshments. Citywide trolley. 6pm-9pm.more details: Facebook/LagunaBeachVibe and FirstThursdaysArtWalk.org
Laguna Art Museum: Free Admission. 6-9pm
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Artist Spotlight Series & Karaoke. 8:30pm
Mozambique: Andrew Bloom. 8pm
Marine Room: The Dupp Brothers. 8pm
Skyloft: SEGA Genecide. 9pm
Sandpiper Lounge: World Anthem Band. 10pm
The Cliff: Family Style. 7-10pm
The Ranch: Sawyer Auger. 3-7pm
Thurs. Dec. 14
Laguna Art Museum: Live! at the Museum. Chamber Music Concert Series. “Quarteto Nuevo” Eclectic Jazz Ensemble. $7. 7-8pm
Hennessey’s Tavern: Karaoke. 9pm
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Artist Spotlight Series & Karaoke. 8:30pm
Marine Room: Really Classic. 8pm
Sandpiper Lounge: World Anthem Band. 10pm
Skyloft: Cover Ups. 9pm
The Cliff: Alice Wallace Band. 7-10pm
The Ranch: Sawyer Auger. 3-7pm
Thurs. Dec. 21
Laguna Art Museum: Film Night. “A Day Without a Mexican” 2004 social and political satire. $7. 7pm
Hennessey’s Tavern: Karaoke. 9pm
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Artist Spotlight Series & Karaoke. 8:30pm
Mozambique: Andrew Bloom. 8pm
Skyloft: West Coast Party Crashers. 9pm
Sandpiper Lounge: World Anthem Band. 10pm
Marine Room: JJ & the Helm. 8pm
The Cliff: Missiles of October. 7-10pm
The Ranch: Sawyer Auger. 3-7pm
Thurs. Dec. 28
Hennessey’s Tavern: Karaoke upstairs. 9pm
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Artist Spotlight Series & Karaoke. 8:30pm
Mozambique: Andrew Bloom. 8pm
Skyloft: Video Star. 9pm
Sandpiper Lounge: World Anthem Band. 10pm
Marine Room: MoonShine. 9pm
The Cliff: School Boy Crush. 7-10pm
The Ranch: Sawyer Auger. 3-7pm
Fridays Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Friday Dec. 1
Assistance League: 526 Glenneyre St. Christmas Boutique. 10am-3pm
Forest Ave./Peppertree Parking Lot: Hospitality Night! Street closed for parade and party, Community Concert Band, Live Music, Carolers, Lighting of the “Tree”, Photo ops at Santa’s Shack. 5-9pm
Health in Balance: 30th Anniversary Party. Free Treatments 8am-2pm. Celebration 2-5pm.330 Park Ave.
Main Beach Cobblestones: World AIDS Day. Gathering 4:30pm. Candlelight memorial for locals we lost. 5-5:30pm
Brussels Bistro: Euro dance club. 10:30pm
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Tony & Endora. 7-10pm. DJ Wallee. 10pm-2am
Sandpiper Lounge: The Strangers. 9pm
Marine Room: Robert Jon and the Wreck. 9pm
Mozambique: Stone Jonez. 9pm
The Cliff: GrooveSession. 7-10pm
The Ranch: Lauren Black. 4-8pm
Friday Dec. 8
N.C.C: Kirtan & Kitcheri with Pam Wicks. Potluck 6:30pm. chanting/healing 7:30-9pm. $10 donation. 340 St. Ann’s Dr.
Brussels Bistro: Euro dance club. 10:30pm
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Tony & Endora. 7-10pm. DJ Wallee. 10pm-2am
Sandpiper Lounge: Undercover. 9pm
Marine Room: The Strangers. 9pm
Mozambique: Stone Jonez. 9pm
The Cliff: The Budrows. 7-10p
The Ranch: Sabrina Lentini. 4-8pm
Friday Dec. 15
Brussels Bistro: Euro dance club. 10:30pm
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Tony & Endora. 7-10pm. DJ Wallee. 10pm-2am
Sandpiper Lounge: cover band. 9pm
Marine Room: Slingshot. 8pm
The Cliff: The Creepers. 7-10pm
The Ranch: Sabrina Lentini. 4-8pm
Friday Dec. 22
Brussels Bistro: Euro dance club. 10:30pm
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Tony & Endora. 7-10pm. DJ Wallee. 10pm-2am
Mozambique: Stone Jonez. 9pm
Sandpiper Lounge: cover band. 9pm
Marine Room: The Happy Endings Band. 9pm
The Cliff: Phil Gough Combo. 7-10pm
The Ranch: Sabrina Lentini. 4-8pm
Friday Dec. 29
Brussels Bistro: Euro dance club. 10:30pm
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Tony & Endora. 7-10pm. DJ Wallee. 10pm-2am
Mozambique: Stone Jonez. 9pm
Sandpiper Lounge: cover band. 9pm
Marine Room: Hunter and the Dirty Jacks. 9pm
The Cliff: SM4. 7-10pm
The Ranch: Sabrina Lentini. 4-8pm
Saturdays Dec. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Saturday Dec. 2
Irvine Bowl: KXMAS! Eric Burdon and the Animals. Openers: Jason Feddy, Joachim Cooder. Festival of Arts Grounds. 5-10pm. Tickets: KX935.com
Farmers Market: Fresh produce. Next to City Hall. 8am-12pm
Assistance League: 526 Glenneyre St. Christmas Boutique. 10am-3pm
Artist’s Studios: 3275 Laguna Canyon Rd. Holiday tours of 20 artist studios. 11am-4pm
Laguna Coffee Company:
Jazz Jam. 10:30am-1pm
Library: Children’s Craft Open House. 11am-3pm
Mozambique: Ultimate Stones. 9pm
Marine Room: Tricia Freeman. 9pm
Brussels Bistro: Euro dance club. 10:30pm
Sandpiper Lounge:
The Strangers. 9pm
Skyloft: Andrew Bloom. 9pm
The Cliff: World Anthem Band. 7-10pm
The Ranch: Zach Churchill. 4-8pm
Saturday Dec. 9
Main Beach: Christmas Volleyball Tournament, Potluck Lunch and Toy Drive. 9am start. Rsvp: kirkmorgan@cox.net
Farmers Market: Fresh produce. Next to City Hall. 8am-12pm
Laguna Coffee Company: Jazz Jam. 10:30am-1pm
Library: Children’s Craft Open House. 11am-3pm & Spiritual talk with author Rajbir Singh. 3:30-4:30pm
Brussels Bistro: Euro dance club. 10:30pm
Sandpiper Lounge: The Strangers. 9pm
Skyloft: Massive McGregor. 5-8pm. Past Action Heroes. 9pm
Marine Room: West Coast Strays. 9pm
The Cliff: Robert Jon & the Wreck. 7-10pm
The Ranch: Lola and Toben. 4-8pm
Saturday Dec. 16
Monarch Beach Resort: Chabad of Laguna presents “Lighten Up! Chanukah Comedy Night” Starring Brian Kiley. Menorah Lighting, Latkes, Music, Fine Wine and Comedy. 7pm. Tickets: ChabadofLaguna.com
Farmers Market: Fresh produce. Next to City Hall. 8am-12pm
Laguna Coffee Company: Jazz Jam. 10:30am-1pm
Library: Children’s Craft Open House. 11am-3pm
Brussels Bistro: Euro dance club. 10:30pm
Skyloft: Upstream. 5-8pm. Stone Jonez. 9pm
Mozambique: Andrew Bloom. 8pm
Sandpiper Lounge: cover band. 9pm
Marine Room: Chris Daniels Project. 9pm
The Cliff: Funk Shui Planet. 7-10pm
The Ranch: Zach Churchill. 4-8pm
Saturday Dec. 23
Laguna Coffee Company: Jazz Jam. 10am-1pm
Library: Children’s Craft Open House. 11am-3pm
Brussels Bistro: Euro dance club. 10:30pm
Sandpiper Lounge: cover band. 9pm
Skyloft: Massive McGregor. 5-8pm. The Trip. 9pm
The Cliff: The Salty Suites. 7-10pm
The Ranch: Zach Churchill. 4-8pm
Saturday Dec. 30
Laguna Coffee Company: Jazz Jam. 10am-1pm
Library: Children’s Craft Open House. 11am-3pm
Laguna Beach Brewery: Tricia Freeman. 8:30-11:30pm
Brussels Bistro: Euro dance club. 10:30pm
Sandpiper Lounge: cover band. 9pm
Skyloft: Upstream. 5-8pm. Myra Washington. 9pm
Mozambique: Past Action Heroes. 9pm
The Cliff: The Heretics. 7-10pm
The Ranch: Zach Churchill. 4-8pm
Sundays Dec. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
Sunday Dec. 3
Aliso Beach State Park: Full Moon Drum Circle. B.Y.O. Drum. Parental guidance recommended. 7-10pm
GG’s Bistro: Beth and Steve Wood. 6:30-9pm
Mozambique: Jazz Brunch feat. Maureen O’Sullivan. 1-3pm. Einstein. calypso. 5-7pm. Upstream. 7:30pm
Skyloft: Kellye Huff Band. 6pm
Sandpiper Lounge: The Heat. rock. 9pm
Marine Room: Marty McIntosh Band. 8pm
The Cliff: Anesha Rose. 5-8pm
The Ranch: Kaitlyn Weathers. 10am-2pm
Sunday Dec. 10
GG’s Bistro: Beth and Steve Wood. 6:30-9pm
Hennessey’s Tavern: Karaoke. 6-10pm
Mozambique: Jazz Brunch w/Mando & Friends. 1-3pm
Skyloft: SMITH. 6pm
Sandpiper Lounge: The Heat. 9pm
Marine Room: JB & the Big Circle Riders. 8pm
The Cliff: Andrew Corradini. 5-8pm
The Ranch: Angela Parrish. 10am-2pm
Sunday Dec. 17
The Ranch: Shawn Jones. 10am-2pm
Main Beach Cobblestones: Chabad Chanukah Bash! Lighting of the giant surfboard menorah, DJ and dancing, street performer, crafts, gelt, latkes, face painting. 2-5pm
Laguna Art Museum. Family Art Studio. hands on art making. free. 2-4pm
Artists’ Theatre: Laguna Tunes Community Chorus. “Swingin’ With Santa” choral music. FREE. 625 Park Ave. 7pm
GG’s Bistro: Beth and Steve Wood. 6:30-9pm
Mozambique: Jazz Brunch. Howard Conn Quartet. 1-3pm. Einstein. calypso. 5-7pm. Jahgun. 7:30pm
Skyloft: Feed the Kitty. 6pm
Sandpiper Lounge: The Heat. 9pm
Marine Room: The Hawkline Monster. 8pm
The Cliff: Steve Maggiora Duo. 5-8pm
Sunday Dec. 24
The Ranch: Kaitlyn Weathers. 10am-2pm
GG’s Bistro is open. No live music.
Sandpiper Lounge: The Heat. 9pm
Sunday Dec. 31
Check VIBE’s Online Calendar for the scoop on all the New Year’s parties.
The Ranch: Katelyn Marie. 10am-2pm
The Ranch: New Year’s Eve Party! Sage Ballroom. Live music of Shawn Jones. Dancing, Music, Snack stations, Champagne! $125/per. 9pm-1am
GG’s Bistro is open. No live music.
Tivoli Too! New Year’s Bash! Check our online calendar for details.
Mozambique: NYE with Francois Dean. 9pm
Skyloft: NYE with Venson Quarles
Sandpiper Lounge: NYE with Local Remedy. 9pm
The Cliff: Check online calendar.
Mondays Dec. 4, 11, 18, 25
Monday Dec. 4
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Karaoke Contest w/Peggie. 9pm
Mozambique: 133 Band. All-star band of local legends. $10 cover
Sandpiper Lounge: Local Remedy. 9pm
Marine Room: Andrew Corradini. 8pm
The Ranch: Jorg Dubin. 3-7pm
Monday Dec. 11
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Karaoke Contest w/Peggie. 9pm
Sandpiper Lounge: Coming of Sage. 9pm
Marine Room: Marty McIntosh. 8pm
The Ranch: Jorg Dubin. 3-7pm
Monday Dec. 18
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Karaoke Contest w/Peggie. 9pm
Sandpiper Lounge: Local Remedy. 9pm
Marine Room: Wilfax. 8pm
The Ranch: Jorg Dubin. 3-7pm
Monday Dec. 25
GG’s Bistro is open for lunch and dinner!
Sandpiper Lounge: Mad Scientist Project. 9pm
The Ranch: Live music on Harvest Patio. 3-7pm
Tuesdays Dec. 5, 12, 19, 26
Tuesday Dec. 5
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Karaoke Contest w/Peggie. 9pm
Mozambique: Francois Dean. 8pm
Sandpiper Lounge: Local Remedy. 9pm
The Cliff: Funk Shui Planet. 6-9pm
The Ranch: Mark Christy. Vino & Vinyl. 4-8pm
Tuesday Dec. 12
Library: 10yr. old brothers, authors/illustrators Keanu And Zen. Skimstories: Riding Waves. Book signing and Q&A. 5:30-6:30pm
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Karaoke Contest w/Peggie. 9pm
Mozambique: Francois Dean. 8pm
Sandpiper Lounge: Local Remedy. 9pm
Marine Room: Anesha Rose. 8pm
The Cliff: Kurtis Gentile. 6-9pm
The Ranch: Jason Feddy. 3-7pm
Tuesday Dec. 19
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Karaoke Contest w/Peggie. 9pm
Mozambique: Francois Dean. 8pm
Sandpiper Lounge: Local Remedy. 9pm
Marine Room: Andrew Corradini. 8pm
The Cliff: John Troy. 6-9pm
The Ranch: Lauren Black. 3-7pm
Tuesday Dec. 26
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Karaoke Contest w/Peggie. 9pm
Mozambique: Francois Dean. 8pm
Sandpiper Lounge: Local Remedy. 9pm
Marine Room: Alice Wallace Duo. 8pm
The Cliff: Jackie Pember. 6-9pm
Wednesdays Dec. 6, 13, 20, 27
Wednesday Dec. 6
Library: Buster Balloon’s Christmas Special. Balloon show, comedy, holiday magic! 5:30-6:30pm
GG’s Bistro: Victoria McGinnis & Friends. jazz. 6:30-9pm
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Bingo w/Endora 7pm. Drag Show “Femmes Fatale” 9:30pm. Dance Mix DJ. 10:30pm
Hennessey’s: Comedy Night. Host Ed Steinfeld. 7:30pm
Sandpiper Lounge: Massive McGregor. 9pm
Marine Room: Steve Maggiora Trio. 9pm
The Cliff: Tricia Freeman. 6-9pm
Mozambique: The Chris Fast Band: 8pm
Skyloft: J. Soul & the Soul System Band. 8:30pm
White House: Mike Hamilton. platinum awarded guitarist/singer. 6pm-close
Wednesday Dec. 13
GG’s Bistro: Victoria McGinnis & Friends. jazz. 6:30-9pm
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Bingo w/Endora 7pm. Drag Show “Femmes Fatale” 9:30pm. Dance Mix DJ. 10:30pm
Mozambique: Bill Magee. 8pm
Skyloft: Love Cartwright. 8:30pm
Hennessey’s: Comedy Night. Host Ed Steinfeld. 7:30pm
Sandpiper Lounge: Massive McGregor. 9pm
The Cliff: Amy May. 6-9pm
The Ranch: Brook Briggs. 3-7pm
White House: Mike Hamilton. platinum awarded guitarist/singer. 6pm-close
Wednesday Dec. 20
GG’s Bistro: Victoria McGinnis & Friends. jazz. 6:30-9pm
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Bingo w/ Endora 7pm. Drag Show “Femmes Fatale” 9:30pm. Dance Mix DJ. 10:30pm
Marine Room: Steve Maggiora Duo. 8pm
Skyloft: Adam Lasher. 8:30pm
Mozambique: Shawn Jones. 8pm
Hennessey’s: Comedy Night. Host Ed Steinfeld. 7:30pm
Sandpiper Lounge: Massive McGregor. 9pm
The Cliff: Robert Jon. 6-9pm
White House: Mike Hamilton. platinum awarded guitarist/singer. 6pm-close
Wednesday Dec. 27
GG’s Bistro: Victoria McGinnis & Friends. jazz. 6:30-9pm
Main Street Bar and Cabaret: Bingo w/Endora 7pm. Drag Show “Femmes Fatale” 9:30pm. Dance Mix DJ. 10:30pm
Mozambique: The Papermoon Gypsys. 8pm
Hennessey’s: Comedy Night. Host Ed Steinfeld. 7:30pm
Sandpiper Lounge: Massive McGregor. 9pm
Marine Room: Anesha Rose & Friends. 8pm
The Cliff: The Hawkline Monster solo. 6-9pm
White House: Mike Hamilton. platinum awarded guitarist/singer. 6pm-close
Ongoing Events
STAGE
No Square Theatre: Annie–The Musical. Dec. 2, 8, 9, 15, 16 at 7:30pm. Dec. 3, 10 & 17 at 2pm. $10 al fresco dinner & drinks served 45 mins. before each show. 384 Legion St. Tickets: (949) 715-0333. NoSquare.org
LBHS Artists Theatre: Winter Dance Concert “Balance” fundraiser for Breast Cancer Angels. Dec. 6, 7, 8, & 9. 625 Park Ave. Tickets: LBHS.booktix.com
Laguna Playhouse: Aladdin and His Winter Wish. Presented by Lythgoe Family Panto. Dec. 7–31.
Sister’s Christmas Catechism “The Mystery of the Magi’s Gold” Dec. 11 & 12.
The Skivvies “Sleigh My Name” a musical romp of eclectic covers & holiday mashups plus Jason Feddy joins the band! Dec. 18 & 19.
Rita Rudner’s New Year’s Eve Party “Laugh, Drink and Leave” special guests Molly Bergman & Sidney Bowen. Info & Tickets: (949) 497-2787 or LagunaPlayhouse.com
FESTIVAL
Sawdust Festival: 27th Annual Winter Fantasy: Dec. 2, 3, 9, 10, 16 & 17. 10am-7pm. (949) 494-3030. SawdustArtFestival.org
MUSEUM
Laguna Art Museum: Current Exhibitions: California Mexicana: Missions to Murals, 1820–1930 and Dan McCleary: Prints from Oaxaca. Until Jan. 14. 307 Cliff Dr. (949) 494-8971. LagunaArtMuseum.org