On Saturday, Jan 12, from 11 a.m to sundown, Ventura’s music, art and kustom kulture communities are gathering to raise money to help Handsome Devil owner and ChopperFest organizer Tory DuVarney recover from a serious surfing accident that left his vision compromised. The benefit will feature live music by Zippy Josh, Strand Band, Ska Daddyz, Raging Arb and the Redheads, Ferrell Project, Anthurium and Mayors of Garret. Vintage cars and bikes, food by El Rey Cantina, raffles (surfboards, skateboards, services, original artwork, etc.) and other fun stuff will be aplenty. $20 entry comes with food and a raffle ticket. Noble Fabrication, 37 W. McFarlane St., Ventura.
Hi-Hat Entertainment, the people who bring outstanding music to Yolie’s every Friday, will debut the Gypsy Blues Room at Peirano’s on Thursday, Jan. 10, 8-10:30 p.m. Musical entertainment includes Pete Anderson, Dona Oxford, Mark Tortorici, Jim Calire and special guests.
Always a great show, Bone Thugs N Harmony and DJ Quik return to the Ventura Theater on Saturday, Jan. 12.