Band/Musical Artist

1st Place
The Sunday Drivers

2nd Place
Dirty Rice

3rd Place
Phil Salazar

 

Bartender

1st Place
Danny D’Auria at Paddy’s, 2 W. Main St., Ventura, 652-1071

2nd Place
Lauren Ayers at Sans Souci, 21 S. Chestnut St., Ventura, 643-4539

3rd Place
Jacqueline Neville at Discovery Ventura, 1888 E Thompson Blvd., Ventura, 856-2695

 

Billiards

1st Place
Victoria Pub & Grill, 1413 S. Victoria Ave., suite F, Ventura, 650-0060

2nd Place
Stiix Billiards, 2520 E. Main St., Ventura, 641-2020

3rd Place
The Q Club, 2362 N. Oxnard Blvd., Oxnard, 278-1231

 

Cheap Date

1st Place
The Beach

2nd Place
Regency Buenaventura 6, 1440 Eastman Ave., Ventura, 658-6544

3rd Place
Beach House Tacos, 668 Harbor Blvd., Ventura, 648-3177

 

Club DJ

1st Place
Nick Dean

2nd Place
Rob Van Haaren

3rd Place
DJ Darko

 

Comedian

1st Place
Travis Greer

2nd Place
Jeff Urrea

3rd Place
Samantha Ross

 

Comedy Showcase

1st Place
Ventura Harbor Comedy Club, 1559 Spinnaker Drive, Ventura, 644-1500

2nd Place
Ventura Improv Company, 34 N. Palm St., Ventura, 643-5701

3rd Place TIE
What’s Up With Merlot? at Wine Rack, 14 S. California St., Ventura, 653-9463

Comics and Comics at Hypno Comics, 1803 E Main St, Ventura, 651-9767

 

Dance Club

1st Place
Paddy’s, 2 W. Main St., Ventura, 652-1071

2nd Place
Bombay Bar & Grill, 143 S. California St., Ventura, 643-4404

3rd Place
Thursday Swing Night at Golden China, 760 S. Seaward Ave., Ventura, 652-1188

 

Dance Troupe

1st Place
Claddagh Irish Dancers, Ventura, 1729 E. Main St., 672-0167

2nd Place
The Aerial Studio, 4476 Dupont Court, Ventura, 340-3412

3rd Place
HIR BOIS Drag Queens

 

Dive Bar

1st Place
Sans Souci, 21 S. Chestnut St., Ventura, 643-4539

2nd Place
Rudder Room, 2929 Ocean Drive, Oxnard, 985-6096

3rd Place
Star Lounge, 343 E. Main St., Ventura, 648-4709

 

Event DJ

1st Place
Bruce Barrios at Bruce Barrios Productions, www.brucebarrios.com, djbrucebarrios@aol.com, 658-7565

2nd Place
Tim Knapton at In the Mix Events, 2011 Auto Center Drive, suite #112, Oxnard, www.inthemixevents.com, 659-4235

3rd Place
The Wedding Music DJs (Total Entertainment DJs), 3625 Thousand Oaks Blvd., suite #159, Westlake Village, 358-9656, www.wedding-music-djs.com

 

Gay Bar

1st Place
Paddy’s, 2 W. Main St., Ventura, 652-1071

 

Happy Hour

1st Place
Lure Fish House, 259 W. Ventura Blvd., Camarillo, 388-5556; 60 S. California St., Ventura, 567-4400; 30970 Russell Ranch Road, Westlake Village, 818-651-6611

2nd Place
Aloha Steakhouse, 364 S. California St., Ventura, 652-1799

3rd Place
Brophy Bros., 1559 Spinnaker Drive, Ventura, 639-0865

 

Jukebox

1st Place
Busy Bee Cafe, 478 E. Main St., Ventura, 643-4864

2nd Place
El Rey Cantina, 294 E. Main St., Ventura, 653-1111

3rd Place
Sans Souci, 21 S. Chestnut St., Ventura, 643-4539

 

Karaoke

1st Place
Golden China, 760 S. Seaward Ave., Ventura, 652-1188

2nd Place
Paddy’s Bar and Lounge, 2 W. Main St., Ventura, 652-1071

3rd Place
La Dolce Vita, 740 S. B St., Oxnard, 486-6878

 

Local Music Recording

1st Place
Life on the Edge by Phil Salazar and Friends

2nd Place
Average Savage by Dan Grimm

 

Music Festival

1st Place
Ventura Music Festival, 472 E. Santa Clara St., Ventura, 648-3146

2nd Place
Roadshow Revival: A Tribute to the Music of Johnny Cash, www.roadshowrevival.com

3rd Place
Ojai Music Festival, 201 S. Signal St., Ojai, 646-2094

 

Music Venue (Large)

1st Place
Majestic Ventura Theater, 26 S. Chestnut St., Ventura, 653-0118

2nd Place
Ventura County Fairgrounds, 10 W. Harbor Blvd., Ventura, 648-3376

3rd Place
Libbey Bowl, 210 S. Signal St., Ojai, 646-3117

 

Music Venue (Small)

1st Place
Bombay Bar and Grill, 143 S. California Street, Ventura, 643-4404

2nd Place
W20 Lounge at Watermark on Main, 598 E. Main St., Ventura, 643-6800

3rd Place
Green Art People, 140 N. Ventura Ave., 729-2361

 

Radio Personality

1st Place
Rico and Mambo, Rico & Mambo Morning Show, Q104.7 FM

2nd Place
Tom and Sandy, Live 805, KVTA 1590 AM

3rd Place
Tom Spence, KVTA 1590 AM

 

Radio Station

1st Place
100.7 FM KHAY

2nd Place
Q104.7 FM KCAQ

3rd Place
88.3 FM KCLU

 

Recording Studio

1st Place
Rock City Studios, 2258 Pickwick Drive, Camarillo, 383-3555

2nd Place
Castaway 7 Studios, 4737 Ortega St., Ventura, 654-8273

3rd Place
Goldmine Studios, 1393 Callens Road, Ventura, 644-8341

 

Singles Hang-Out

1st Place
The Tavern, 211 E. Santa Clara St., Ventura, 643-3264

2nd Place
Bombay Bar and Grill, 143 S. California St., Ventura, 643-4404

3rd Place
Victoria Pub & Grill, 1413 S. Victoria Ave., suite F, Ventura, 650-0060

 

Sports Bar

1st Place
Cronies Sports Grill, 2855 Johnson Drive, Ventura, 650-6026; 370 N. Lantana St., Camarillo 482-5900; 2752 Cochran St., Simi Valley, 583-9999

2nd Place
Social Tap, 1105 S. Seaward Ave, Ventura, 667-8485

3rd Place
Rookees, 419 E. Main St., Ventura, 648-6862

 


Rubicon Theatre in downtown Ventura.
Photo by: T. Christian Gapen

 

Theater Company

1st Place
Rubicon Theatre Company, 1006 E. Main St., Ventura, 667-2900

2nd Place
Ventura Improv Company, 34 N. Palm St., Ventura, 643-5701

3rd Place
Conejo Players theatre, 351 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks, 495-3715

 

Theater Production

1st Place TIE
The Producers at High Street Arts Center

Noises Off at Rubicon Theater

2nd Place
Fiddler on the Roof at High Street Arts Center

 

Trivia Night

1st Place
Anacapa Brewing Company, 472 E. Main St., Ventura, 643-2337

2nd Place
Garman’s Restaurant and Irish Pub, 932 E. Main St., Santa Paula, 933-4600

3rd Place
Paddy’s, 2 W. Main St., Ventura, 652-1071