This club, modeled after an Eastern European wooden synagogue, is a Berkeley institution dedicated to dance and music. The nonprofit venue hosts live music nearly every night, and shows are all-ages. Ashkenaz hosts reggae, bluegrass, Balkan, Brazilian, Cajun, and Caribbean bands, just to name a few. Come early for a dance class or on Sunday afternoon for a kids' concert.

Hours: Open Tue-Sun. Hours vary, but generally 8 p.m.-12 a.m. on weeknights and 9 p.m.-2 a.m. on weekends. Sun. 3-4:30 p.m. for kids' concerts.

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Upcoming Events

  • Tom Rigney & Flambeau plus Dance Lesson with Ted Sherrod (All Ages)

    • Tue., April 23, 8 p.m. $12 Advance / $15 Day of Show
  • Stu Allen and Mars Hotel (Rock & Pop)

    • Wednesdays, 8-11:45 p.m. $15
    • Buy Tickets
  • Anglo-Celtic Ceilidh Dance plus Dance Lesson (All Ages)

    • Thu., April 25, 8 p.m. $10.00
  • Barakemi and Friends (All Ages)

    • Fri., April 26, 8 p.m. $15 Advance / $18 Day of Show
    • Buy Tickets
  • Stompy Jones plus Dance Lesson (All Ages)

    • Sat., April 27, 8 p.m. $12-$15

See all upcoming events at Ashkenaz »

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