The Slackers

Fri Dec 10 2021

8:30 PM - 11:30 PM (Doors 7:30 PM)

Ventura Theater

26 S. Chestnut Street Ventura, CA 93001

$20.00 - $25.00

All Ages

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The Slackers

  • The Slackers

    The Slackers

    Ska

    For 30 years, the NYC-based and critically acclaimed Slackers have been touring the world with their blend of Ska, Reggae, and Soul.
    The Slackers are a sextet based out of New York City.  They mix together ska, reggae, soul, and rock n roll, balancing strong rhythms with classic songwriting and poignant contemporary  lyrics.
    Since 1991, the Slackers have released fifteen albums and countless singles, while their 1000s of live performances feed their fans with energetic sets of ecstatic music.
    The press state that the Slackers are “the best ska band in the world” (Rude International), “the pick of the US crop” (Metal Hammer), “the sound of New York’ (New York Times), “is about as close to perfect as it gets” (Ink 19), and “one of the best bands in the United States” (axs.com).
    In normal years, the Slackers play around 100 live shows a year, but 2020 put that to a screeching halt.  Looking for a safe and responsible way to keep performing the band switched to livestreaming and partnering with their agency, STG, and Livefrom.events they made 4 livestream full band concerts.  Each concert was broadcast worldwide and had around 1000 attendees each time. 
    In addition to concerts, the band kept busy with dozens of performances by individual band members on Facebook and Instagram.  There were zoom panels and quarantine videos as the band adjusted to the new normal.
    The band also kept busy on the recording front, and released 3 politically charged singles in 2020.  The first, Nobody’s Listening/Sleep Outside made it to #29 on the NACC charts.   The second, Blue, was noted by Brooklyn Vegan as one of the 10 best singles of 2020.  The third, They Are Losing, released right before the election, skewered Trump and his Maga minions.
    2021 is looking to be a rebuilding year for the Slackers.  In the winter, they are continuing their livestream concerts with a Valentine’s day show of love songs.
    This is to be followed by outdoor concerts in the spring and then as the fall rolls around, a return to more regular concerts, and finally in november/december, the Slackers’ holiday tour.
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Terms & Conditions

The Majestic Ventura Theater houses all musical genres, and thus some shows require stricter regulations, depending on the Artist, and what we the staff deem to be appropriate for certain events. Included are our standard rules, which are amended on per show basis.

If you have any questions regarding a specific event, please go to the contact page, and send us an email, or call us directly at (805) 653-0721.

NO MOSHING
No Gang or Racist Attire or Communication. Enforced at all shows, no exceptions.
No Re-Entry, No Refunds.
Smoking in designated areas only “per V.C. Sec. 6273” Your Medical Marijuana card does not work here, so that kind of smoking is not allowed.
Shoes and Shirts must be worn at all times.
ID required to drink, State issued IDs and Passports are the only acceptable form of ID, no temporary, school, expired, foreign, or work IDs.
No Stage-diving, No Crowd-Surfing.
No Professional Cameras or Recording Devices. “unless otherwise posted”
No Spiked jewelry or sharp objects.
No outside food or Drink.
No Fighting, or Lawbreaking.
In accordance with new regulations put into place by the City Of Ventura, we are now required to provide a seperate section for the consumption of alcohol after 10PM.



ENFORCED AT EVERY SHOW:
– Shoes, Shirts, Pants/Shorts must be worn at all times.
– No Gang or Racist Attire
– No Spiked Jewelry or Sharp Objects
– No Knives, Wallet Chains, Pens, or Markers.
– No Pipes or Any Illegal Drugs.
ENFORCED AT ALL HIP HOP SHOWS:
Check our Calendar page for more information.
– MUST be wearing Pants and Collared Shirts.
– No Beanies, Bandanas, or Hats.
– No Sports Attire of any kind, No White Tee Shirts.
– No Shorts.
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The Slackers

Fri Dec 10 2021 8:30 PM - 11:30 PM

(Doors 7:30 PM)

Ventura Theater Ventura CA
The Slackers

$20.00 - $25.00 All Ages

Please correct the information below.

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Complete the security check.

Select Tickets

All Ages
limit 4 per person
General Admission
$20.00
Balcony
This Guarantees you a seat in the Balcony Section. You are still allowed within the General Admission section.
$25.00

Delivery Method

ticketFast

Terms & Conditions

The Majestic Ventura Theater houses all musical genres, and thus some shows require stricter regulations, depending on the Artist, and what we the staff deem to be appropriate for certain events. Included are our standard rules, which are amended on per show basis.

If you have any questions regarding a specific event, please go to the contact page, and send us an email, or call us directly at (805) 653-0721.

NO MOSHING
No Gang or Racist Attire or Communication. Enforced at all shows, no exceptions.
No Re-Entry, No Refunds.
Smoking in designated areas only “per V.C. Sec. 6273” Your Medical Marijuana card does not work here, so that kind of smoking is not allowed.
Shoes and Shirts must be worn at all times.
ID required to drink, State issued IDs and Passports are the only acceptable form of ID, no temporary, school, expired, foreign, or work IDs.
No Stage-diving, No Crowd-Surfing.
No Professional Cameras or Recording Devices. “unless otherwise posted”
No Spiked jewelry or sharp objects.
No outside food or Drink.
No Fighting, or Lawbreaking.
In accordance with new regulations put into place by the City Of Ventura, we are now required to provide a seperate section for the consumption of alcohol after 10PM.



ENFORCED AT EVERY SHOW:
– Shoes, Shirts, Pants/Shorts must be worn at all times.
– No Gang or Racist Attire
– No Spiked Jewelry or Sharp Objects
– No Knives, Wallet Chains, Pens, or Markers.
– No Pipes or Any Illegal Drugs.
ENFORCED AT ALL HIP HOP SHOWS:
Check our Calendar page for more information.
– MUST be wearing Pants and Collared Shirts.
– No Beanies, Bandanas, or Hats.
– No Sports Attire of any kind, No White Tee Shirts.
– No Shorts.