Are you a night owl that is looking for something to do around town? Here's a list of places in and around Ventura County that have things to do during nighttime hours, including live music, concerts, dancing, darts, comedy, trivia and other activities scheduled on a regular basis.
This compilation includes restaurants as well as some bars. TVs are great, but don't count as "something to do" for the purposes of this compilation.
Are we missing something? Let us know!
For other nighttime fun, check out these compilations of Ventura County area movie theaters, comedy shows and entertainment venues. Or how about bowling. Or how about these inexpensive local area dating options.
(Information is subject to change at any time, so be sure to contact the business to confirm.)
Conejo Valley (Thousand Oaks, Newbury Park, Westlake Village)
- The Alamo Bar & Grill at 2311 Borchard Road, Newbury Park has karaoke on Fri nights starting at 9:30pm and period live music. 805.498.3115
- Aldabella Custom Crush Winery at 31111 Via Colinas in Westlake Village hosts live music on Saturday nights and 2 Friday nights each month. 818.991.9463
- Azar's Sports Bar at 2215 Michael Drive, Newbury Park has Tues night karaoke, Wed country music and more live music on Fri/Sat nights. 805.498.2365
- Bellini Osteria at 951 S. Westlake Blvd, Westlake Village offers live music certain nights of the week. 805.497.8482
- Bogies at the Westlake Inn at 32001 Agoura Road, Westlake Village is a bar/nightclub with live jazz on Thurs and Salsa lessons and dancing on Wed. 818.889.2394
- Borderline Bar and Grill at 99 Rolling Oaks Drive, Thousand Oaks has nightly entertainment including country nights, west coast swing, salsa nights, comedy, etc. 805.446.4435
- Brendan's Irish Pub and Restaurant is located at the Palm Garden Hotel in Newbury Park, with two pool tables, a 26-foot shuffle board and three dart boards. 805.498.5050
- Cisco's Westlake Village (805.778.1191) hosts trivia night on Tues nights while Cisco's Thousand Oaks (805.493.0533) hosts trivia on Wed nights.
- Crown and Anchor at 2891 E. Thousand Oaks Boulevard in Thousand Oaks offers Quiz Night on Mondays and darts in the bar. 805.497.0070
- Galletto Bar and Grill at the Westlake Plaza, 982 S. Westlake Boulevard, Westlake Village offers live entertainment most weekends. 805.449.3300
- Jeanette's Edelweiss at 2160 Newbury Road in Newbury Park features a musical Marlene Dietrich tribute on Thurs nights and polka party band Hammerstein on Fri/Sat nights. Also now is karaoke on Fri nights at 9pm. 805.498.7300
- The Napa Tavern at 101 S. Westlake Boulevard (at Thousand Oaks Blvd) has live jazz and other music 6:30pm-8:30pm on Tues/Wed/Thurs nights. 805.497.4911
- Public School 805 at The Promenade at Westlake has a single dartboard, helping it make this illustrious list! Cool place. 805.379.3909
- Sunset Terrace Restaurant and Lounge at Janss Marketplace has live music, DJ, dancing and more. 805.497.4847
- The Tipsy Goat at 159 E. Thousand Oaks Boulevard, Thousand Oaks has karoake on Monday nights, trivia on Tuesdays, pool tables, a dartboard, ping pong, shuffleboard, video games and live music many Fri/Sat nights. 805.494.9996
- Tuscany Il Ristorante at 968 S. Westlake Boulevard, Suite 4 in Westlake Village features live music on Sundays. 805.495.2768
- Zin Bistro Americana at 32131 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village (The Landing) offers live jazz on Wed nights and on certain other nights. 818.865.0095
Agoura Hills, Calabasas, Malibu
- Brendan's Irish Pub and Restaurant at 30315 Canwood Street in Agoura Hills has an outdoor patio, 12 HD televisions, two dart boards and free wi-fi.
- Twisted Oak Tavern (formerly The Lab Brewing Company)at 30105 Agoura Road, Agoura Hills offers live jazz, blues and other music. 818.735.0091
- Ladyface Alehouse & Brasserie at 29281 Agoura Road, Agoura Hills offers live jazz, blues and other acoustic music on some Fri/Sat nights. 818.477.4566
- Padri Martini Bar at 29008 Agoura Road in Agoura Hills hosts live music on Thursday nights and a DJ on Friday/Saturday nights. 818.865.3700
- Prime Steakhouse at 29020 Agoura Road, Agoura Hills has live music three to four nights a week, including "Frank Sinatra" Tuesdays. 805.652.1055
- Sagebrush Cantina at 23527 Calabasas Road hosts live music Thursday through Sunday nights, plus Paint Night on Tuesdays and poker league on Thursdays. 818.222.6062
- Tavern 101 at 28434 Roadside Drive, Agoura Hills features live music on Friday/Saturday nights. 818.991.2772
- Taverna Tony in the Malibu Country Mart, 23410 Civic Center Way, has live music 7 nights a week and belly dancin. 310.317.9667
- Amigo's Surf Cantina at 546 E. Main Street in Ventura offers live music 7 nights a week. 805.874.2232
- Anacapa Brewing Company at 472 E. Mai