Conejo.Rocks — 2018

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Wow! There are 69 things to do listed here!

Here's a collection of things to do in and around the Conejo Valley that focuses on free live music. It's mostly festivals and shows put on by Jump to the events… the cities, parks and shopping areas that take place around the summer season. There are also a few clubs, some events not focused on music, and some paid events. It is not all inclusive, but pretty close to it for the free events.

For 2018 this site listed 112 events.

Many of the event locations can be found on these maps.

These are the main series that are included. If they have a line through them, they aren't updated for 2018 yet.

  • Agoura — Summer Concerts in the Park, Agoura Hills
  • Camarillo Arts Council Concerts in the Park Series, Camarillo
  • Camarillo Fiesta and Street Fair, Camarillo
  • Concerts by the Sea, Oxnard
  • Concerts in the Courtyard, Simi Valley
  • GotW Summer Jazz Concert Series, Thousand Oaks
  • Music in the Park (RSRPD), Simi Valley
  • Pop-up Arts and Music Festival, Thousand Oaks
  • Rock the Collection Concert Series, Oxnard
  • Saturday Concerts in the Park, Westlake Village
  • Summer Concert Series (Janss), Thousand Oaks
  • Summer Concerts in the Park (CRPD), Thousand Oaks
  • Sun Sets Concert Series at Calabasas Lake, Calabasas
  • T.O. Library Summer Concerts, Thousand Oaks
  • Tiny Porch Concerts, Agoura Hills
  • Valley Cultural Center — Concerts on the Green, Woodland Hills
  • Ventura County Fair, Ventura

Conejo.Rocks — Event list

, 6 - 8 PM in Thousand Oaks
6 - 8 PM at Janss Marketplace in Thousand Oaks (map)
Original material while channeling the retro soul artists of the 60’s and 70’s. (Fountain Courtyard)
Performer information
  • Alex Nester ⇒ Alex Nester plays amazing original material while channeling the retro soul artists of the 60s and 70s. She is currently touring with Salvador Santana, recently toured with Tito Jackson (of Jackson 5 fame), and has opened as a solo artist for such acts as Earth Wind & Fire, Chicago, The Rascals, Evelyn “Champagne” King, The Stylistics, Dave Mason, and Rachel Platten. More information at Alex Nester's website
, 7 - 8:30 PM in Oxnard
7 - 8:30 PM at The Collection in Oxnard (map)
A Tribute to Journey
Performer information
  • DSB ⇒ DSB has been highly revered by fans as the "next best thing" to Journey. They have captured the lush and signature sound of renowned vocalist Steve Perry and Journey in their prime. Complete with a band of world-class Los Angeles musicians, DSB remains true to Journey's musical legacy and delivers the nostalgic concert experience that will keep you Believin'. More information at DSB website
, 6 - 10 PM in Camarillo
6 - 10 PM at Camarillo Old Town - Ventura Blvd. (Ventura Blvd, Camarillo) (map)

Dizdar Park Stage

  • 6pm - Fan Halen, Van Halen Tribute
  • 8pm - Led Zepagain, Led Zeppelin Tribute
Performer information
  • Fan Halen ⇒ Known as “The World’s Most Authentic Tribute to Van Halen”, FAN HALEN sets the stage for a night with Dave, Eddie, Alex and Michael with a true-to-life tribute to not only the band but the spirit of an era!

    Based in Southern California, FAN HALEN has been together for over 10 years playing to enthusiastic crowds all over the US as well as the globe including Japan, South and Central America, Canada and Mexico. More information at Fan Halen website
  • Led Zepagain ⇒ Having formed in 1988 and recently featured on AXS TV’s “World’s Greatest Tribute Bands,” Led Zepagain has become highly regarded as the most authentic representation of Led Zeppelin in the world today. More information at Led Zepagain website
, 11 AM - 10 PM in Camarillo
11 AM - 10 PM at Camarillo Old Town - Ventura Blvd. (Ventura Blvd, Camarillo) (map)

Dizdar Park Stage

  • 11am - Mariachi Camarillo, Mariachi
  • 12:30pm - Channel Aire Singers, Acapella Choir
  • 2pm - Yesterday’s Child, 60's & 70’s Classic Rock
  • 4pm - Queen Nation, Queen Tribute
  • 6pm – Forever Rod, Rod Stewart Tribute
  • 8pm - Kenny Metcalf, Elton John "the early years" Tribute

West End Stage

  • 12pm - Jack Zigray, Oldies
  • 2pm - Misunderstood, Classic Rock
  • 4pm – The MiniDriver Band, Classic Rock
  • 6pm – Caught Red Handed, Country
  • 8pm - Jennie Tatum, R&B/Funk/Soul
Performer information
  • Queen Nation ⇒ Formed in 2004, the Los Angeles-based tribute band Queen Nation carry on the tradition of legendary band Queen and their charismatic lead performer Freddie Mercury, who earned high ranks as one of the most powerful, iconic groups in rock history. Paying homage to the golden age of vintage Queen concerts, Queen Nation’s production accurately preserves the image, sound, and stage persona while performing Queen’s greatest hits. Queen Nation’s live retrospective journey includes such Queen favorites as “We Will Rock You,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “We Are the Champions,” “Crazy Little Thing Called Love,” “You’re My Best Friend,” “Another One Bites the Dust,” “Under Pressure,” and “Killer Queen.” More information at Queen Nation
  • Kenny Metcalf as Elton ⇒ Elton John tribute More information at Elton, The Early Years
, 4 - 6 PM in Oxnard
4 - 6 PM at Peninsula Park in Oxnard (map)
Series information: Concerts by the Sea
Party music
Performer information
, 6 - 9 PM in Simi Valley
6 - 9 PM at Simi Civic Center Plaza (Tapo Canyon at 118 Fwy, Simi Valley) (map)
Soul, R&B, jazz and rock.
Performer information
  • Soul Expressions ⇒ If there were one word to describe Soul Expressions, it would be presence. From the minute this dynamic party band takes the stage, you’ll realize that this is a group at the very top of its game. From their commanding stage presence to powerhouse singing and tight musicianship, Soul Expressions knows how to have a good time – and make sure that everyone in the audience does too. More information at Soul Expressions website
, 6:30 PM in Simi Valley
6:30 PM at Rancho Simi Community Park in Simi Valley (map)
Rocks the country
Performer information
  • Country Nation ⇒ Two of LA's most talented country singers, Ricky Johnson and Sarah Lubran, pay vocal homage to Country Music's greatest names. Close your eyes, listen and sing along to the music you love and soak up the magic as rich harmonies blend with killer guitar licks from LA's top country musicians.

    Country Nation's playlist pays tribute to Country Music's top contemporary artists, including Miranda Lambert, Brad Paisley, Sara Evans, The Band Perry, Blake Shelton, while honoring classic artists like George Strait, Garth Brooks, Randy Travis, Faith Hill, Shania Twain, and more. More information at Country Nation website
, 12 - 7 PM in Camarillo
12 - 7 PM at Camarillo Old Town - Ventura Blvd. (Ventura Blvd, Camarillo) (map)

Dizdar Park Stage

  • 12pm - Camarillo High School Band, High School Band
  • 1pm – Play N Lucky, Soul/Folk Rock
  • 3pm – Beyond Laurel Canyon, A Tribute to 60's & 70's Classic Rock
  • 5pm – Twisted Gypsy, Fleetwood Mac

West End Stage

  • 12pm - H20 Explosions, Rock & Roll
  • 1pm - La Sirena, Spicy Salsa
  • 3pm - 99 Mondays, Southern Rock/Country
  • 5pm - Brush Arbor, Bluegrass
, 5 - 7 PM in Thousand Oaks
5 - 7 PM at Conejo Community Park in Thousand Oaks (map)
Capturing the look and sound of Fleetwood Mac, their focus is squarely on an authentic Fleetwood Mac concert recreation.
Performer information
  • MIRAGE - Visions of Fleetwood Mac ⇒ MIRAGE - Visions of Fleetwood Mac celebrates the classic lineup of the legendary superstar band. Based in Los Angeles, the members of "Mirage" capture the look and sound of Fleetwood Mac live in concert. The band is a spinoff of the highly successful band, "Bella Donna - A Tribute to Stevie Nicks", which was awarded the highest honor of being praised by the real Ms. Nicks after she heard a live performance by singer Michelle Tyler and the band. "Bella Donna" also appeared on AXS TV after being crowned one of The "World's Greatest Tribute Bands". "Mirage" focuses squarely on Fleetwood Mac and their Greatest Hits in the five piece authentic concert recreation. More information at MIRAGE - Visions of Fleetwood Mac
, 5:30 - 8 PM in Woodland Hills
5:30 - 8 PM at Warner Center Park in Woodland Hills (map)
The best and most authentic ABBA show there is.
Performer information
  • ARRIVAL from Sweden ⇒ ARRIVAL from Sweden is one of the world’s most popular and best-selling ABBA show bands. Since the start in 1995 the band has toured close to 55 countries and has appeared in several TV and radio shows all over the world. Since 2007 ARRIVAL from Sweden has made 42 successful tours in the USA. More information at Arrival from Sweden website
, 6 - 8 PM in Agoura Hills
6 - 8 PM at Agoura High School (28545 W Driver Ave, Agoura Hills)
Featuring Brian Scanlon
, 6 - 8 PM in Thousand Oaks
6 - 8 PM at Janss Marketplace in Thousand Oaks (map)
Motown tribute. (Food Courtyard)
Performer information
  • Stone Soul ⇒ Motown
, 7 - 8:30 PM in Oxnard
7 - 8:30 PM at The Collection in Oxnard (map)
A Tribute to The Beatles
Performer information
  • Sgt. Pepper Band ⇒ The Beatles tribute
, 4 - 6 PM in Oxnard
4 - 6 PM at Peninsula Park in Oxnard (map)
Series information: Concerts by the Sea
Rock, Pop, Reggae
Performer information
, 6 - 9 PM in Simi Valley
6 - 9 PM at Simi Civic Center Plaza (Tapo Canyon at 118 Fwy, Simi Valley) (map)
Classic rock.
Performer information
  • Vinyl Gypsies ⇒ The Vinyl Gypsies is a southern California based Classic Rock Band. This band combines the classic rock tunes from the past with an original flare that only the Vinyl Gypsies can deliver. More information at Vinyl Gypsies website
, 6:30 PM in Oak Park
6:30 PM at Oak Canyon Community Park in Oak Park (map)
Tribute to Van Halen
Performer information
  • Fan Halen ⇒ Known as “The World’s Most Authentic Tribute to Van Halen”, FAN HALEN sets the stage for a night with Dave, Eddie, Alex and Michael with a true-to-life tribute to not only the band but the spirit of an era!

    Based in Southern California, FAN HALEN has been together for over 10 years playing to enthusiastic crowds all over the US as well as the globe including Japan, South and Central America, Canada and Mexico. More information at Fan Halen website
, 7:30 - 9:30 PM in Camarillo
7:30 - 9:30 PM at Constitution Park in Camarillo (map)
Barry Manilow tribute by Mark O’Toole.
Performer information
  • Mark O’Toole ⇒ Mark's show is called ​"A Night at the Copacabana". More information at Mark OToole website
, 2 - 3 PM in Thousand Oaks
2 - 3 PM at Thousand Oaks Library hours and locations (1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks) (map)
Paul Stein, violinist with the LA Philharmonic for 36 years, and pianist Bridget Hough perform the great Romantic-Impressionist Sonata by Cesar Franck, Dvorak's ethereal Romance, and the music from the movie Sabrina by John Williams.
, 5 - 6:30 PM in Thousand Oaks
5 - 6:30 PM at Gardens of the World in Thousand Oaks (map)
Patriotic tunes
, 5:30 - 8 PM in Woodland Hills
5:30 - 8 PM at Warner Center Park in Woodland Hills (map)
This Neil Diamond tribute has played casinos, corporate parties, fairs, and clubs all over the United States, Japan, Canada, and England.
Performer information
  • Hot August Night ⇒ Dean Colley and his Hot August Night band is the best Neil Diamond sound-alike and look-alike tribute act currently performing. Prepare to be rocked as this spectacular tribute of the legendary Neil Diamond brings you everything from the classic 60s to contemporary Neil Diamond hits. Hot August Night is a must-see act capturing the very essence and experience in their legendary live-concert tributes. Experience the voice, the music, the unique performance as Hot August Night salutes the best of Neil Diamond with unparalleled music artistry and signature vocalist Dean Colley! More information at Hot August Night website
, 6 - 8 PM in Thousand Oaks
6 - 8 PM at Janss Marketplace in Thousand Oaks (map)
Amazing interpretations of Classic Rock with acoustic instruments. Conejo.Rocks says: Don't miss this one. (Fountain Courtyard)
Performer information
  • Acoustic Saints ⇒ Acoustic Saints reinterpret Classic Rock tunes with a moody atmospheric vibe infused with violin, mandolin, acoustic guitars, fretless bass, exotic percussion and soaring vocals. More information at Acoustic Saints
, 7 - 8:30 PM in Oxnard
7 - 8:30 PM at The Collection in Oxnard (map)
Classic Pop Hits
Performer information
  • Ignition ⇒ Classic pop hits
, 7:30 - 9:30 PM in Ventura
non-free event
7:30 - 9:30 PM at Ventura County Fairgrounds in Ventura (map)
Series information: Ventura County Fair
Reggae, featuring Ali, Astro and Mickey
, 7:30 - 9:30 PM in Ventura
non-free event
7:30 - 9:30 PM at Ventura County Fairgrounds in Ventura (map)
Series information: Ventura County Fair
Rock
, 4 - 6 PM in Oxnard
4 - 6 PM at Peninsula Park in Oxnard (map)
Series information: Concerts by the Sea
R&B, Soul, Blues
Performer information
  • Ray Jaurique & The Uptown Brothers ⇒ More than once the question has come up. “…Well what (or who) does it sound like?” The short answer might be “well… it sounds like Ray & The Brothers”. But when pressed to compare, it might be accurate to point to one part Sam Cooke, one part Albert King, a pinch of Albert Collins, one part Delbert Mc Clinton, a touch of Keb Mo’, some Van Morrison with a little Holland- Dozier- Holland thrown in. More information at Ray Jaurique & The Uptown Brothers website
, 6 - 9 PM in Simi Valley
6 - 9 PM at Simi Civic Center Plaza (Tapo Canyon at 118 Fwy, Simi Valley) (map)
The hits of Styx, Foreigner and Journey.
Performer information
  • Trinity ⇒ With a former International Recording Artist, Stu Saddoris on lead vocals; a 3-Time AXS TV “World’s Greatest Tribute Bands” Alumni, Rich Graham on keyboards and rhythm guitar; former XYZ guitarist and veteran tribute player Sean Michael Clegg handling lead guitar; Ty Dennis, who’s day job is drumming for the likes of The Doors, The Motels and Three Dog Night; and the eclectic ever-touring bassist Adam Levy, TRINITY brings the best to deliver the biggest hits of Journey, Foreigner and Styx in 3 individual, concert format sets. More information at Trinity
, 7:30 - 9:30 PM in Ventura
non-free event
7:30 - 9:30 PM at Ventura County Fairgrounds in Ventura (map)
Series information: Ventura County Fair
Country
, 8 - 11 PM in Westlake Village
8 - 11 PM at Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co. (30770 Russell Ranch Road, Westlake Village) (map)
C.R doesn't normally include bars and restaurants, but the only AGB show E. Ventura County appearance this summer gets special treatment.
Performer information
  • Alastair Greene Band ⇒ Solid blues rock trio with a combination of originals and covers. Alastair is best known for his blues-based, soulful, and melodic guitar playing (as well as one of a rare-breed to play slide guitar). After playing with the Alan Parsons Live Project for 7 years, in 2017 Alastair left it to focus on his solo career. More information at Alastair Greene
, 5 - 8 PM in Agoura Hills
5 - 8 PM at Peter Strauss Ranch in Agoura Hills (map)
Series information: Tiny Porch Concerts
Fans already know that the chemistry between Palmer T. Lee’s Midwestern charm and Kendl Winter’s poetic and playful way with words. Spin magazine calls them a "Wondrous Banjo Duet", and Paste Magazine says "With their bare-bones instrumentation and country-inspired, heartstring-tugging narratives, The Lowest Pair might be one of the best under-the-radar Americana duos today."

Roses & Cigarettes formed in Los Angeles in 2013 when the country cover band that Jenny Pagliaro was singing in auditioned Angela Petrilli for a vacant guitar position. Pagliaro and Petrilli immediately bonded over their desire to perform original material and similar tastes in music - from the classics like Fleetwood Mac, the Eagles and Bonnie Raitt; to more contemporary artists like Patty Griffin, Sheryl Crow and Miranda Lambert.
, 5 - 6:30 PM in Thousand Oaks
5 - 6:30 PM at Gardens of the World in Thousand Oaks (map)
Music of Scott Joplin and the early 1900s
, 5:30 - 8 PM in Woodland Hills
5:30 - 8 PM at Warner Center Park in Woodland Hills (map)
Combines the extensive catalog of Boston with the hits of Styx.
Performer information
  • BOSTYX ⇒ BOSTYX featuring DAVID VICTOR brings to life all the power and polish of Boston as well as the sweet sounds of Styx in one amazing show. Few bands can lay claim to featuring a former member of a legendary classic rock band: BOSTYX’s own David Victor is a former member of Boston, performing vocals and guitar for one of the most successful American rock bands of all-time on multiple tours and was featured lead vocalist on Boston’s #1 Classic Rock hit, “Heaven on Earth” in 2014. More information at BOSTYX band website
, 6 - 8 PM in Agoura Hills
6 - 8 PM at Chumash Park in Agoura Hills (map)
Neil Diamond tribute
Performer information
  • Fantastic Diamond ⇒ Fantastic Diamond is an incredible live tribute show that takes the audience through a musical journey of Neil Diamond's greatest hits that span the last forty years. performed by vocalist Kevin Hogan and five incredible musicians behind him. Kevin possesses the unique ability to perform and sound just like Neil Diamond. This uncanny talent enables fantastic diamond to recreate and perform the music in a way that would make Neil himself proud! More information at Fantastic Diamond promo page
, 6 PM in Calabasas
6 PM at Calabasas Tennis and Swim Center in Calabasas (map)
You’ll swear Old Blue Eyes is front and center along with the Count Basie Orchestra in Las Vegas.
Performer information
  • Sinatra Big Band ⇒ Matt Mauser and Pete Jacobs capture Sinatra at the height of his career when singing with The Count Basie Orchestra in Las Vegas. Matt’s vocal style and Pete’s genius as a conductor are a tribute to the two greats coming together. More information at Sinatra Big Band website
, 7:30 - 9:30 PM in Ventura
non-free event
7:30 - 9:30 PM at Ventura County Fairgrounds in Ventura (map)
Series information: Ventura County Fair
Ska punk, Reggae rock
, 1 PM in Ventura
non-free event
1 PM at Ventura County Fairgrounds in Ventura (map)
Series information: Ventura County Fair
Classic soft rock
, 7:30 - 9:30 PM in Ventura
7:30 - 9:30 PM at Ventura County Fairgrounds in Ventura (map)
Series information: Ventura County Fair
Rock music, Pop music, Disco
, 6 - 8 PM in Thousand Oaks
6 - 8 PM at Janss Marketplace in Thousand Oaks (map)
Beatles tribute. (Food Courtyard)
Performer information
  • Ticket To Ride ⇒ America’s leading tribute to the one and only Beatles, “Ticket To Ride” cast members have performed sold out concerts in Germany, Japan, New Zealand and the Philippines. Authentic costumes, instruments and precise note-for-note renditions of the greatest songs ever written. More information at Ticket To Ride website
, 7:30 - 9:30 PM in Ventura
non-free event
7:30 - 9:30 PM at Ventura County Fairgrounds in Ventura (map)
Series information: Ventura County Fair
Contemporary R&B, Soul music, New jack swing
, 7 - 8:30 PM in Oxnard
7 - 8:30 PM at The Collection in Oxnard (map)
Your favorite Classic Rock and Pop, and local favorite, voted best Best Cover Band for 2017 in the Ventura County Music Awards.
Performer information
  • BOHICA ⇒ Ventura County favorites, voted best Best Cover Band for 2017 in the Ventura County Music Awards. More information at BOHICA website
, 7:30 - 9:30 PM in Ventura
non-free event
7:30 - 9:30 PM at Ventura County Fairgrounds in Ventura (map)
Series information: Ventura County Fair
Return appearance of the American country music singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist.
, 7:30 - 9:30 PM in Ventura
7:30 - 9:30 PM at Ventura County Fairgrounds in Ventura (map)
Series information: Ventura County Fair
Roots rock, Swamp rock, Blues rock: Creedence Clearwater Revival bassist Stu Cook and drummer Doug "Cosmo" Clifford, play versions of that band's music.
, 4 - 6 PM in Oxnard
4 - 6 PM at Peninsula Park in Oxnard (map)
Series information: Concerts by the Sea
Reggae
Performer information
  • The Casey Jones Reggae Train ⇒ World / reggae
, 6 - 9 PM in Simi Valley
6 - 9 PM at Simi Civic Center Plaza (Tapo Canyon at 118 Fwy, Simi Valley) (map)
Country cover band
Performer information
  • Revelry Country ⇒ With a huge variety and repertoire of songs, four talented lead vocalists, each with their own unique style, makes Revelry Country a diverse, Boot Scootin', Foot Stompin' fun and entertaining band. More information at Revelry Country website
, 7:30 - 9:30 PM in Camarillo
7:30 - 9:30 PM at Constitution Park in Camarillo (map)
This could be any of a few different bands named Super Freak. I'll update this if I can find any more clues.
, 5 - 7 PM in Thousand Oaks
5 - 7 PM at Conejo Community Park in Thousand Oaks (map)
“The Titans of Soft Rock.”
Performer information
  • Yachtley Crew ⇒ Billing themselves as “The Titans of Soft Rock,” Yachtley Crew is a Los Angeles-based band of talented, tenured musicians with common goals: (1) entertaining music lovers with some of the greatest songs ever written back in the late 70s and early 80s; and (2) having as much fun as possible while performing those hits. While their musical genre is known by some as “soft rock,” others may identify it as “Yacht rock,” a more recently coined phrase. Featuring unerring song renditions as well as outstanding stage presence and on-stage antics, Yachtley Crew’s song list includes Christopher Cross’s “Ride Like the Wind,” Boz Scagg’s “Lowdown” and “Lido,” Billy Ocean’s “Caribbean Queen,” Toto’s “Africa” and “Rosanna,” Player’s “Baby Come Back,” Gerry Rafferty’s “Baker Street,” Steely Dan’s “Reeling in the Years,” and George Michael’s “Careless Whisper.” More information at Yachtley Crew website
, 5 - 6:30 PM in Thousand Oaks
5 - 6:30 PM at Gardens of the World in Thousand Oaks (map)
New Orleans jazz songs from 1920s and 1930s
, 5:30 - 8 PM in Woodland Hills
5:30 - 8 PM at Warner Center Park in Woodland Hills (map)
The band is among the top-drawing tribute acts in North America and is widely regarded as the finest Eagles tribute show working today.
Performer information
  • The Long Run ⇒ Since their debut in 1999 the band has earned its place among the top-drawing tribute acts in North America and is regarded as one of the finest Eagles tributes in the world. Marked by lush vocal harmonies and exceptional musical accuracy, every TLR performance delivers a reverence for the beloved Eagles studio recordings with The Long Run's own live concert energy. Their song list includes "Hotel California," "Take It Easy," "Take It to the Limit," "Lyin’ Eyes," "The Best of My Love," "Peaceful Easy Feeling," "Desperado," "The Long Run," "One of These Nights," and "Life in the Fast Lane." More information at The Long Run website
, 6 - 8 PM in Thousand Oaks
6 - 8 PM at Janss Marketplace in Thousand Oaks (map)
Local favorite Little Alice plays top 40 hits. (Fountain Courtyard)
Performer information
  • Little Alice & The Cats ⇒ Little Alice plays all your favorite top 40 hits as well as music you can dance to.
, 7 - 8:30 PM in Oxnard
7 - 8:30 PM at The Collection in Oxnard (map)
Led Zeppelin tribute
Performer information
  • Zep Heads ⇒ Led Zeppelin tribute
, 4 - 6 PM in Oxnard
4 - 6 PM at Peninsula Park in Oxnard (map)
Series information: Concerts by the Sea
Blues, Jazzy Blues
Performer information
  • Dezmo's Blues ⇒ Blues, Jazzy Blues
, 6 - 9 PM in Simi Valley
6 - 9 PM at Simi Civic Center Plaza (Tapo Canyon at 118 Fwy, Simi Valley) (map)
A tribute to women who rock.
Performer information
  • Evolution of Eve ⇒ Evolution of Eve is a tribute to women who rock, covering hit songs of iconic female artists from the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and today! Artists include Janis Joplin, Jefferson Airplane, Heart, Joan Jett, Alanis Morrisette, 4 Non Blondes, Garbage, No Doubt, Lita Ford, The Motels, Republica, Blondie, Missing Persons, Grace Potter, Elle King, Cranberries, Pretenders, Pat Benatar, and so much more.
, 6:30 PM in Simi Valley
6:30 PM at Rancho Simi Community Park in Simi Valley (map)
Experience the Eagles
Performer information
  • The Long Run ⇒ Since their debut in 1999 the band has earned its place among the top-drawing tribute acts in North America and is regarded as one of the finest Eagles tributes in the world. Marked by lush vocal harmonies and exceptional musical accuracy, every TLR performance delivers a reverence for the beloved Eagles studio recordings with The Long Run's own live concert energy. Their song list includes "Hotel California," "Take It Easy," "Take It to the Limit," "Lyin’ Eyes," "The Best of My Love," "Peaceful Easy Feeling," "Desperado," "The Long Run," "One of These Nights," and "Life in the Fast Lane." More information at The Long Run website
, 2 - 3 PM in Thousand Oaks
2 - 3 PM at Thousand Oaks Library hours and locations (1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks) (map)
Extraordinary instruments and heartwarming music rooted in the Nordic and Celtic traditions.
Performer information
  • New World String Project ⇒ Four highly skilled and well known multi-instrumentalists have joined forces to create an exciting weave of extraordinary instruments making music rooted in the Celtic, Nordic and American folk traditions. Ancient and modern sounds mingle freely on Swedish nyckelharpa, Celtic harp, fiddle, guitar, cittern, bouzouki, and more. Join the New World String Project for a musical ride that will shake your boots, uplift your spirit and warm your heart. More information at New World String Project website
, 5 - 6:30 PM in Thousand Oaks
5 - 6:30 PM at Gardens of the World in Thousand Oaks (map)
Tunes from 1910s, 20s And 30s
, 5:30 - 8 PM in Woodland Hills
5:30 - 8 PM at Warner Center Park in Woodland Hills (map)
A power-packed tribute to Michael Jackson.
Performer information
  • Who's Bad ⇒ Who’s Bad is THE ULTIMATE music-and-dance driven Michael Jackson homage. As the longest-running Michael Jackson tribute band, and the only one to predate his untimely passing, Who’s Bad has sold out nearly 50 venues in the United Kingdom including London’s O2 where the King of Pop was slated to end his career. Who’s Bad has earned its name by paying studious attention to Michael Jackson’s every original groove and gravity-defying dance move, boasting over 100 years of professional experience and a team of dancers with resumes that include Broadway productions such as Phantom of the Opera. More information at Who's Bad website
, 6 - 8 PM in Agoura Hills
6 - 8 PM at Chumash Park in Agoura Hills (map)
A tribute to the Beach Boys and the surf sounds of the 60s.
, 6 - 8 PM in Thousand Oaks
6 - 8 PM at Janss Marketplace in Thousand Oaks (map)
Bruno Mars tribute band. (Food Courtyard)
Performer information
  • Uptown Funk ⇒ Uptown Funk is comprised of some of the best musicians and performers in the industry, specializing in a complete Bruno Mars concert production. With an emphasis on delivering a high-level energy performance and performing a full range of Bruno's top hits, our clients and audiences have dubbed Uptown Funk as one of the greatest modern tribute bands in the industry. More information at Uptown Funk Bruno Mars Ultimate Tribute Band
, 7 - 8:30 PM in Oxnard
7 - 8:30 PM at The Collection in Oxnard (map)
Rock Music that will make you dance
Performer information
, 4 - 6 PM in Oxnard
4 - 6 PM at Peninsula Park in Oxnard (map)
Series information: Concerts by the Sea
Alternative Country Roots
Performer information
  • Matt Sayles & the Detroit Sportsmen's Congress ⇒ Alt. Country and Folk Rock. Make of this what you will:
    "Drawing out the echoing twang, reverb, and darkness from the smoldering remnants of manifest destiny that still mournfully beat in the hearts of our unknowing constituency."

    I wish bands would put short descriptions of what they do on their websites or Facebook pages. -- the management.
, 6 - 9 PM in Simi Valley
6 - 9 PM at Simi Civic Center Plaza (Tapo Canyon at 118 Fwy, Simi Valley) (map)
Beatles cover.
Performer information
  • Ticket To Ride ⇒ America’s leading tribute to the one and only Beatles, “Ticket To Ride” cast members have performed sold out concerts in Germany, Japan, New Zealand and the Philippines. Authentic costumes, instruments and precise note-for-note renditions of the greatest songs ever written. More information at Ticket To Ride website
, 7 - 9 PM in Westlake Village
7 - 9 PM at Berniece Bennett Park (31800 Village Center Road, Westlake Village) (map)
Tribute to "Abba" Concert. Food available for purchase from "Epic Tacos Food Truck," "Grilled Cheese Truck," and "Middle Feast Food Truck."
Performer information
  • Abba Fab ⇒ ABBAFAB is a stunning tribute to the music of ABBA featuring the sensational Anne Davies, Chelsea Faulds, Scotty Pearson, Nick Davies and a line up of stellar musicians.

    This multimedia production is a tribute to some of the greatest music produced in the 1970’s and 1980’s including monster hits such as Waterloo, Fernando, Honey Honey, Dancing Queen and countless others. From the earliest hits to Mamma Mia, ABBAFAB will take you on an ABBA journey that is unmatched. More information at Abba Fab website
, 7:30 - 9:30 PM in Camarillo
7:30 - 9:30 PM at Constitution Park in Camarillo (map)
It's on their schedule, but the performer has not been announced.
, 5 - 6:30 PM in Thousand Oaks
5 - 6:30 PM at Gardens of the World in Thousand Oaks (map)
Hits of the 40s and beyond
, 6 PM in Calabasas
6 PM at Calabasas Tennis and Swim Center in Calabasas (map)
We’re “Reelin’ In the Years” with LA’s most devoted Steely Dan tribute act. From “Hey Nineteen” to “Rikki Don’t Lose That Number”, you’ll be singing along to an array of classic tunes.
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  • Steely Jam ⇒ We are a group of musicians committed to not only making it sound like Walter and Donald intended; but also feel the way it’s supposed to feel. Steely Jam proudly pays homage to the sound, the sense of humor and sophisticated social satire that Fagen and Becker created. More information at Steely Jam website
, 7 - 8:30 PM in Oxnard
7 - 8:30 PM at The Collection in Oxnard (map)
Queen tribute, and one of the best cover bands out there.
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  • Queen Nation ⇒ Formed in 2004, the Los Angeles-based tribute band Queen Nation carry on the tradition of legendary band Queen and their charismatic lead performer Freddie Mercury, who earned high ranks as one of the most powerful, iconic groups in rock history. Paying homage to the golden age of vintage Queen concerts, Queen Nation’s production accurately preserves the image, sound, and stage persona while performing Queen’s greatest hits. Queen Nation’s live retrospective journey includes such Queen favorites as “We Will Rock You,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “We Are the Champions,” “Crazy Little Thing Called Love,” “You’re My Best Friend,” “Another One Bites the Dust,” “Under Pressure,” and “Killer Queen.” More information at Queen Nation
, 6 - 9 PM in Simi Valley
6 - 9 PM at Simi Civic Center Plaza (Tapo Canyon at 118 Fwy, Simi Valley) (map)
Smooth jazz, motown and classics.
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  • Tony Maddox ⇒ Tony is a dynamic singer and performer whose style is a soulful blend of Gospel, Jazz, Motown and classic favorites.

    Warning: As of 2018 Tony's website is flagged by Google as having malware. More information at Tony Maddox Band website
, 5 - 7 PM in Thousand Oaks
5 - 7 PM at Conejo Community Park in Thousand Oaks (map)
Performing a mind-blowing tribute to the legendary American icon Tom Petty and his band, The Pettybreakers.
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  • The PettyBreakers ⇒ Performing a mind-blowing tribute to the legendary American icon Tom Petty and his band, The Pettybreakers perfectly reproduce the sights, sounds, and experience of a Tom Petty concert. Playing to packed houses all over the United States, this Southern California-based band is comprised of outstanding musicians who have performed and recorded with international artists. Reflecting the music of one of the most prolific and brilliant singer/songwriters over the last century, The Pettybreakers’ song list includes “American Girl,” “Breakdown,” “Listen to Her Heart,” “Refugee,” “Here Comes My Girl,” “Runnin’ Down a Dream,” and “Free Fallin’.” More information at The PettyBreakers website
, 6 - 9 PM in Agoura Hills
6 - 9 PM at Peter Strauss Ranch in Agoura Hills (map)
Series information: Tiny Porch Concerts
Hearing John Prine resonated so much with David Luning that he dropped out of the Berklee College of Music in Boston, where he was studying film scoring. He moved back to his native California, and devoted himself to songwriting and performing. Luning is preparing to release his most dynamic and gripping collection to date, "Restless."

Bearcoon was named “Best Folk Act” by the OC Weekly. Following its release, their album El Guapo quickly reached the #1 spot on amazon.com’s “Hot New Releases” list. The duo spent 2016 touring the west coast and making appearances at several noteworthy festivals including the Joshua Tree Music Festival.
, 7:30 - 9:30 PM in Camarillo
7:30 - 9:30 PM at Constitution Park in Camarillo (map)
Raymond Michael - Tribute to Elvis Presley
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  • Raymond Michael ⇒ When Raymond Michael was a freshman operatic voice major and football player at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, CA, he was asked to represent the football team on a panel when a hypnotist show came on campus. The hypnotist asked Michael to perform as Elvis; he did, received a standing ovation, and has been performing as Elvis ever since. More information at Raymond Michael