Festivals & Events

Regularly scheduled Events
Azu’s Restaurant
457 E. Ojai Ave. Ojai
Saturday & Sunday – Farmers Market Brunch :: 11 – 5 pm – Bottomless Mimosa’s
Monday’s at Azu’s ~ Wine Down with our Signature $30 menu and 30% off wine by the bottle and by the glass. Signature Menu includes: One Green Salad and one Entree. Martini Tuesday’s ~ Every Tuesday enjoy 30% discount on all select Martinis’ and Specialty Cocktails. Happy Hour at Azu ~ Join us daily from 12 – 6pm and all night on Wednesday for 20% off all Tapas! $3 Beer, $4 House Wine, $4 Well Drinks, $5 Martinis Wine Club ~ Every second Thursday of the Month 5-7 pm Tasting $15 per person, includes 4 wines and bite of Tapas.
Azu’s Restaurant Ojai
Feast Bistro
254 East Ojai Ave. Ojai
In the historic downtown Arcade in the heart of Ojai
Tuesday
Burger Night, our EEL River Organic Burger is available Tuesday evenings (always available at lunch)
Wednesday
Wine Night 50% off all bottles – $1 off by the glass & $1 off all beer
Thursday
Three for One, three courses, one price – $26
Feast Bistro of Ojai
Weekly Certified Farmer’s Market Every Sunday 9 – 1 pm
Rain or Shine
Behind the Arcade
Ojai Farmers Market
Old Creek Ranch Winery 10024 Old Creek Rd. Ventura
Open Daily 11 – 5 pm
Old Creek Ranch Winery
Noble Oaks Vineyard & Winery Our fine wines can be tasted weekends at Ojai Beverage Company in Ojai. Please click below for their hours and location. Noble Oaks Vineyard
(at Ojai Beverage Company)
Casa Barranca Wine Tasting Room Open daily 12 – 6 pm
In the Arcade
Casa Barranca Wine Tasting Room
Ojai Vineyard Tasting Room 109 S. Montgomery St. Ojai
Open daily 12 – 5 pm
Ojai Vineyard Wine Tasting Room
Ojai Beverage Company 655 E. Ojai Ave. Ojai
805-646-1700
Store Hours: Monday 12-9 pm, Tuesday & Wednesday 11-10 pm Thursday, Friday & Saturday 11-11 pm, Sunday 11-9 pm. Kitchen opens at 11:30 am Monday-Sunday
Ojai Beverage Company
Ojai Playhouse Theater 145 East Ojai Avenue
Ojai, CA 93023
805-646-1011
Showtimes: 7 pm Daily Matinees: Wednesday at 2:30 pm Saturday & Sunday at 1:30 pm
Ojai Playhouse Theater
Historical Walking Tours of Ojai Ojai Valley Museum
130 W. Ojai Avenue Ojai
(All Day Event) Every Saturday 10:30 am
Ojai Valley Museum
Ojai Olive Oil Tour 1811 Ladera Rd. Ojai
Tours: Wednesdays 1 – 4 pm & Saturdays 10 – 3 pm
805-646-5964
Ojai Olive Oil
June ’14
Peddlers’ Fair Every 3rd Weekend of the month 9 – 4 pm
Chaparral Auditorium
414 East Ojai Ave. Ojai
Historical Walking Tours of Ojai Ojai Valley Museum
130 W. Ojai Avenue Ojai
(All Day Event) Every Saturday 10:30 am
www.ojaivalleymuseum.com
Eating Ojai Tasting Tour The newest of our tasting tours, Eating Ojai gives guests an up close and personal look into the culinary scene in Ojai. Tours run on select Saturdays, check website for availability and begin at 10:30am in Downtown Ojai and run to approximately 1:30pm. Ojai Eating Tasting Tour
Ojai Film Society Spring Schedule Ojai Playhouse
145 E. Ojai Ave, Ojai @ 4:30 pm
June 1 – The Jewish Cardinal (France)
June 8 – The Rocket (Australia/Laos)
June 15 – Like Father, Like Son (Japan)
June 22 & 28 – The Lunchbox (India)
www.ojaifilmsociety.org
We Are Spiritual Machines Multi-Media exhibition featuring mixed media artist Mike Saijo.
Presented by Porch Gallery – Ojai
June 1 – 29 at the Porch Gallery
310 E. Matilija St., Ojai
www.porchgalleryojai.com
A Spring Extravaganza Nordhoff Music
Sunday, June 1, 2014 :: 3 – 6 pm
Libbey Bowl, Ojai
Enjoy an afternoon into evening, featuring Nordhoff High School Music Department’s talented strings, band and choir. Directed by Bill Wagner.
www.nhsmusic.com
I Ought to be in Pictures June 1 – 8, 2014
Directed by Steve Grumette
Ojai Art Center
113 S. Montgomery St. Ojai
This is a comedy-drama about love, dreams and guilt, a recipe for another Tony Award cooked up by the master, Neil Simon. Set in Hollywood, a struggling screenwriter is stupefied by a visit from his daughter from Brooklyn whom he abandoned 16 years before. She wants to be in pictures and wants his help, but she ends up helping him more.
www.ojaiact.org
28th Annual Ojai Valley Wine Festival Sunday, June 8, 2014
Lake Casitas, Ojai
Wine and beer connoisseurs can delight in over 60 of California’s award winning wineries with more than 250 selections of wine and 15 excellent Premium Beers and Microbrews.
www.ojaiwinefestival.com
68th Annual Ojai Music Festival June 12 – 15, 2014
Jeremy Denk, Music Director
Libbey Bowl, Ojai
2014 Festival Schedule
www.ojaifestival.org
“Jammin” at the Art Center June 22 – Bernie Larsen
June 29 – Shoemaker Brothers
Sunday :: 6 – 9 pm
113 S. Montgomery Street Ojai
“Jammin” at the Art Center
Air National Guard Concert Band Wednesday, June 25, 2014 @ 7:30 pm :: FREE
Libbey Bowl, Ojai
Join us for a beautiful summer evening featuring the 35 piece Air National Guard Concert Band. A Free community concert sponsored by the Libbey Bowl Foundation.
www.libbeybowl.org
FROZEN – Free Family Movie Night Friday, June 27, 2014
Libbey Bowl, Ojai @ 8 pm or just after sunset.
Animated Feature
Rated PG – 108 Minutes
Free Family Movie Night is Sponsored by Libbey Bowl Foundation & Ojai Valley Lions Club.
www.libbeybowl.org
Ojai Valley Lavender Festival Saturday, June 28, 2014 :: 10 – 5 pm
Libbey Park, Ojai
Libby Park will once again fill with mellow crowds who come for the marvelous sights, sounds and soothing aromas of the many varieties and textures of lavender products. Living lavender plants and fresh bouquets provide further immersion into the day. Vendors never fail to surprise and delight us with new and unique wares. Knowledgeable growers and producers offer talks on all things lavender. A background of live music weaves the day into a magical, unforgettable experience.
www.ojaivalleylavenderfestival.org
Life by the Cup Join Zhena Muzyka, Atria/Simon & Schuster & Zhena.TV for the launch of her first book:
Life by the Cup – Ingredients for a Purpose-filled Life of Bottomless Happiness & Limitless Success
Enjoy tea infused cocktails and a reading of the book in the beautiful Ojai setting of Azu Restaurant. Included in the ticket price is a signed, 1st edition hardcover copy of Life by the Cup!
Schedule: 5:30 – 6:15 cocktails
6:15 – 7:00pm Reading
7:00 – 7:30 pm Q&A
7:30 – 9:00 pm optional book signing
For tickets
July ’14
Peddlers’ Fair Every 3rd Weekend of the month 9 – 4 pm
Chaparral Auditorium
414 East Ojai Ave. Ojai
Historical Walking Tours of Ojai Ojai Valley Museum
130 W. Ojai Avenue Ojai
(All Day Event) Every Saturday 10:30 am
www.ojaivalleymuseum.com
Eating Ojai Tasting Tour The newest of our tasting tours, Eating Ojai gives guests an up close and personal look into the culinary scene in Ojai. Tours run on select Saturdays, check website for availability and begin at 10:30am in Downtown Ojai and run to approximately 1:30pm. Ojai Eating Tasting Tour
4th of July Concert/Fireworks Norhdoff High School :: 6 – 9 pm
Ojai Valley
Ojai Concert Series “Moshav”
Saturday, July 5th at Dancing Oak Ranch
Internationally acclaimed American/Israeli Roots Rock & Roll band.
At Dancing Oaks
www.ojaiconcertseries
“Jammin” at the Art Center July 6 – Cardinali & Company
July 13 – Mini Driver Band
July 20 – Emy Reynold’s Band/The Fire Department
July 27 – Tommy Marsh & Bad Dog
Sunday :: 6 – 9 pm
113 S. Montgomery Street Ojai
“Jammin” at the Art Center
Concerts in the Park Every Wednesday night for six weeks.
Libbey Park at the Gazebo :: 7:30 – 9 pm
July 9, 16, 23, 30
August 6, 13
FINDING NEMO – Free Family Movie Night Friday, July 11, 2014
Libbey Bowl, Ojai
Animated feature rated G – 101 minutes
Movie begins at 8 pm or just after sunset.
www.libbeybowl.org
Adonis Puentes The Voice of Cuba and His Orchestra
Saturday, July 12, 2014 :: 7 pm
Nominated for a Juno Award and a Grammy Award, Adonis Puentes is described as a great, sensuous singer and an elegant composer and lyricist grounded and nourished by his Cuban roots and world experiences. Bring the whole family.
Libbey Bowl, Ojai
Adonis Puentes Concert
Carousel July 11 – August 10, 2014
Directed by Tracey Williams Sutton
Ojai Art Center
113 S. Montgomery St. Ojai
This is Richard Rodgers’ favorite musical and his second collaboration with Oscar Hammerstein which was named the Best Musical of the 20th century by Time Magazine. A powerful story of love and tragedy between a millworker and a Carousel barker, it hits all the right notes with songs such as “If I Loved You” and “You’ll Never Walk Alone.”
Ojai Art Center
Ojai Film Society Summer Series
Now screening on Saturdays & Sundays @ 4:30 pm
July 13 & 19 – Chef (USA)
July 20 & 26 – (UK)
July 27 – A Hard Day’s Night (UK)
Ojai Playhouse, Ojai
www.ojaifilmsociety.org
THE LEGO MOVIE – Free Family Movie Night Friday, July 25, 2014
Libbey Bowl, Ojai
The Lego Movie
Rated PG – 101 minutes
Movie begins at 8 pm or after sunset.
www.libbeybowl.org