DOUBLE HEADER FRIDAY NIGHT– Friday, April 13
—The Mellow D’z at Cafe 322 in Sierra Madre from 5:30-7:30 PM. Happy hour food and drink specials are from 4-6:30 PM. It’s a great way to start your weekend! 322 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. 626-836-5414.
THEN FOLLOW THEM OVER TO BAR LOUIE!
—The Mellow D’z make their debut appearance at Bar Louie in Arcadia from 8:30-11:30 PM. It is located at Westfield Santa Anita on the outside restaurant area South entrance nearest Huntington. See the links below for location and address.
“Awarded “Concept of Tomorrow” by Restaurant Hospitality Magazine, this casually cool neighborhood restaurant & bar features warm, upbeat surroundings with contemporary photography, mosaic tiling, wood-paneled walls, modern lighting and plasma televisions, making it a favorite gathering place for family and friends. Specializing in oversized sandwiches and artfully concocted signature cocktails, Bar Louie also offers an extensive selection of appetizers, pastas, entrees and a wide assortment of interesting beers, microbrews and wines by the glass or bottle.”
SAT. 4/14 – HORSES ON ASTROTURF @ Route 66 Roadhouse in Duarte, 9pm. No cover, full bar, cheap drinks, full kitchen, BIG dance floor. 1846 E. Huntington Dr., east of Buena Vista, on the south side of the street. 626-357-4210. Hillbilly Hippie Rock ‘n’ Roll.
SUN. 4/15 – BARRY ‘BIG B’ BRENNER @ FIREFLY BISTRO IN SOUTH PASADENA, 11am – 2pm. Sunday Blues Brunch. 1009 El Centro St. (626) 441-2443. Most Sundays. http://www.eatatfirefly.com
SUN. 4/15 – “The Grand Ole Echo” weekly Americana music series kicks off with Old Californio, Nearly Beloved, Jeremy Little, Walter Spencer and friends, and the bluegrass of Fair Market Band, 5:30-9pm. FREE/ALL AGES. 1822 Sunset Blvd. in the Echo Park neighborhood of L.A. The series continues through September. To learn more: www.kgmusicpress.com/thegrandoleecho
SUN. 4/15 – “OPERA TO BROADWAY” VOCAL PERFORMANCES @ CAFE 322 IN SIERRA MADRE, 7-10pm. 322 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. 626-836-5414. Full bar and great Italian food. Every Sunday evening. Get there early – they pack ’em in!
SAT. 4/28 – DOO DAH PARADE!
*****NOW ACCEPTING ENTRIES FOR THE 2012 DOO DAH PARADE! Be part of one of the most colorful and unique experiences around! Go to: pasadenadoodahparade.info — and under “Entry Form” sign up now!
Please remember to call and verify all info. before making plans. Everything is subject to change. This is show biz, after all…