Inland Empire Events | Weekend Fun Guide 6/19-6/21/2015


Hi Friends and Neighbors!

This weekend is the official start of Summer, but we’ve been feeling the heat already this week, haven't we? *wink* To celebrate, we’ve found the best Inland Empire weekend events for you to check out. Share your local adventures with us by tagging #IEShineOn so we can share in your summer weekend fun! We may even feature your pic.

Honoring Dad this weekend? Check out our Father’s Day Guide for some great daddy-o-approved ideas!

Have an awesome weekend and stay cool out there, Inland Empire.

p.s. This week's photo is from Bel Vino Winery in Temecula. Photo doesn't do it justice! The view was breathtaking!





6/19, Concert - Steel panther at the Riverside Municipal Auditorium at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25-150.

6/20, Concert - Free concert at the Riverside Plaza at 6 p.m. featuring Paper Fox.

6/19-28, Restaurant Week - Dine Riverside throughout various Riverside Restaurants. See website for menus and specials.

6/19-28, weekends, Theater - “The Last Days of Judas Iscariot” at The Box in the Fox Entertainment Plaza Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets are $25, possibly offensive material for some.  

6/19-21, Theater -  “The Little Mermaid Jr.” at Sherman Indian School’s Levi Theater Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., and  Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m. Tickets at the door are $15.

6/20, Regatta and Triathalon – 7th annual Regatta, BBQ and Inaugural Triathalon at Fairmount Park. Golf, lawn bowling, and races from 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Spectator admission is $10 and includes lunch, view of race and door prizes.

6/20, Comedy - Bill Maher at the Fox Riverside Performing Arts Center at 7 p.m. Tickets are $39.99-59.99

6/21-24, Conference - 35th International Symposium on Forecasting Riverside at the Riverside Convention Center. See website for details.



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Click here to see a list of local Father's Day events



Weekends, Theater - Catch a performance of Zorro before it ends. Tickets start at $7

6/19, Beer - Infusion Friday Randal at Hangar 24 beginning at 5 p.m. Prices start at $8.
6/20, Festival - Library Days Celebration at the AK Smiley Library from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.



6/19, 22-31, Exhibition - 45th annual CSUSB student show at the Robert and Frances Fullerton Museum of Art. Opening reception Friday from 6-10 p.m., museum open Monday –Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free admission, donation encouraged, parking $6.

6/20, Motorcross - Weekly motorcross practice at Glen Helen Raceway beginning at 10 a.m. $25 for each bike coming in, spectators are free.

6/20, Festival - Community Fest of San Bernardino at Perris Hill Park from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Live entertainment, kids activities and more, free admission.

6/21, Motorcross - Yamaha Spring Series Round 3 at the Glen Helen Raceway. Races begin at 9:30 a.m., $10 for spectators, children ages 6-12 $5.




Click to see Ultimate List of IE Free Summer Concerts 



Now through 6/21, weekends, Reniassance Fair - Koroneberg Renaissance Festival at Crossroads Riverview Park from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. Jousting, games, food and revelry. Tickets are $18 adults, $15 seniors and children 5-11, $12 military.

6/20, Mud Run - Mach 1 Mud Run at the Corona Municipal Airport. First wave starts at 8 a.m.  Individual registration is $65, a four-man team is $240, day of registration $74 and $280.

6/20, Concert - The Mary Jane Girls at M5 Concert Bar and Grill

6/20, Father’s Day - Father’s Day event at The Shops at Dos Logos from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in children’s play area.  KOLA on hand, baseball ticket giveaways, children’s crafts and more.




Every Friday thru Oct 31, Friday Nights LIVE! - Free live music weekly at Village Plaza (near Laemmle Theatres), Claremont Chamber Patio (205 Yale Ave), City Hall Plaza (225 W. Second St.)

6/20, Showcase - Saturday Showcase at VOM FASS featuring recipes created with VOM FASS products at 12 p.m. Free samples and copies of recipes.

6/21, Waffles & Whiskey - Enjoy complimentary waffles and whiskey at VOM FASS Claremont  



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6/20, Festival - California Draft Beer Classic at the Cooper Museum from 12-6 p.m. entertainment until 10 p.m. Local breweries, food trucks and entertainment. $40 for beer tasters, $10 for non-drinkers. 

6/20, Chili Cook Off – 10th annual chili cook off benefitting Inland Valley Recovery Services program from 6-9 p.m.



6/19, Music Festival - Vans Warped Tour at the Fairplex . Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Tickets are $39.50-49.50,parking is $10 at Gate 17.

6/20-21, Car Show - 51st annual LA Roadsters Show and Swap Meet at the Fairplex from  7 a.m.-4 p.m. Spectator admission is $20 per person per day or $35 for the weekend. Children under 12 free. Park at Gate 9 or 15. 



6/19-21, Theater – Annie Jr. at the Lewis Family Playhouse Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Saturday matinee at 1 p.m. Tickets are $25.

6/20, Anniversary - Hamilton Family Brewery one-year anniversary beginning at 11 a.m. Free hamburgers and hot dogs, Anniversary Beer release and more.



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 6/20, Kids Event - Kid’s Night Out at the Chino Youth Museum from 6-9 p.m. Dinner and activities for ages 4-10. Pre-registration required.



 6/19-27, weekends, Comedy - Jo Koy at the Ontario Improv Comedy Club Fridays at 7:30 and 9:45 .m. and Saturdays at 7 and 9:15 p.m. Tickets are $35-65 for the 18 and over event.

6/20, Film Discussion – Film Discussion of “Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb” at the Museum of History & Art from 6-8:30 p.m. Discussion led by historian Bill Palmer.

6/20, Water Wise – Water wise workshop at the Ovitt Family Community Library from 10 a.m. -1:30 p.m. Second part of a series, focuses on plants and irrigation.

6/21, Football – Legends Football League featuring  Seattle Mist vs. Las Vegas Sin beginning at 1 p.m. Tickets are $10-49.99, parking is $10 cash.

6/21, Football - Legends Football League at Citizens Business Bank Arena featuring Las Vegas Sin vs. LA Temptation at 6 p.m. Tickets are $10-49.99, parking is $10 cash.

6/21, Comedy – J Anthony Brown at the Ontario Improv Comedy Club at 7 p.m. Tickets are $22 for the 18 and over event.


6/19-21, Festival - Southern California Historic Sports Car Festival at the Auto Club Speedway. Car show Saturday, see site for registration. Tickets are Friday $10, Saturday and Sunday admission $20 each, 3-day package $35

6/20, Community Sale - Get rid of stuff or pick up something new at the Community Parking Lot Sale at Fontana Community Senior Center 16710 Ceres Ave. Fontana. 8-2PM. Call 909-854-5151 for details.


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6/19, Golf Tournament - Peppermint Ridge Charity Golf Tournament at Hidden Valley Golf Club. Registration on-site, shotgun start at 8 a.m. $125 for a single golfer, $475 for a foursome. 



6/21, Barbecue - Father’s Day barbecue and electric car weekend at the Orange Empire Railway Museum. Barbecue from 12-2 p.m. includes BBQ chicken, sides and cobbler. Adults are $12, children are $6, advance reservations required. Entrance free to museum, ride passes are extra, $12 for ages 12 and up, $8 for ages 5-11. Under 5 free .

6/20, Expo - Perris Housing Authority Housing Expo from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Bob Glass Gymnasium. Exhibits, realtors, and more. Free admission and parking.


 6/20-21, Fishing - Big Bear Municipal’s 12th annual Carp Round-up at Big Bear Lake. $40 registration per hunter, hunting times are Saturday 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Prizes, raffle and more.

6/20, Concert – Desperado, The Eagles tribute band at The Cave at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $16-31.



 6/16-22, Festival -  Palm Springs International Shortfest. Screenings take place at Camelot Theaters, other events throughout Palm Springs. See website for schedule and ticket information. 

6/19, Anniversary - First year anniversary at Brian Marki Fine Art from 5-8 p.m.

6/19, Festival - Kona Surf Film Festival featuring surf films and live music at Ace Hotel & Swim Club beginning at 3 p.m. Tickets are $10-15, see website for details.

6/20, Concert - Queen – It’s a Kinda Magic at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25-45.


6/19-21, -25-27, Theater - Shakespeare in the Vines presents “Julius Ceasar” at Baily Vineyard and Winery at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $22, $17 seniors, students and military, royal table seating $30.

6/19-21, Theater - “American Idiot” at Broadway Stars Theater at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are $25, couples discount $20 each.

6/20, Luminaries - Summer Solstice Night of the Luminaries at 6 p.m. in the Rose Haven Garden. Free event, park at lot at corner of Ynez and Santiago Road.

 6/20, Walking Tour - Walking tour through Old Town Temecula beginning at 10 a.m. from the Temecula Valley Museum.  Tours take approx.. 1 ½ hours, $2 per person.

 6/20, Book Author – Laura Sweeney discusses and signs copies of her book “The Origins of the Star Trek Phenomenon: Gene Rodenberry, the Original Series, and Science Fiction Fandom in the 1960’s at the Temecula Valley Museum at 2 p.m.

6/21, Car Show - Father’s Day Car Show from 6:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at California Oaks Sports Park. Free admission.


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