Inland Empire Weekend Events 10/7-10/9/2016
There’s plenty to celebrate this weekend, whether you’re out for Leif Erikson Day, National Moldy Cheese Day or celebrating life with a toast and pint of beer. Check out this list of Inland Empire weekend events we’ve found for you!
Not celebrating National Costume Swap Day? Check out our Guide for places to find the perfect costume for Halloween this year!
Shout out to sponsor of our Weekend Fun Guide, Formula Drift. The grand finale is this weekend at the Irwindale Speedway. Thirty-two Formula Drift drivers will battle one last time to earn the coveted title of Formula DRIFT champion.
INLAND EMPIRE WEEKEND EVENTS
APPLE VALLEY WEEKEND EVENTS
10/8, Air Show - Apple Valley Airshow at the Apple Valley Airport from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Admission is $5, kids 11 and younger admitted free.
BEAUMONT WEEKEND EVENTS
10/8, Craft Fair - Jubilee Craft Fair at The Grange from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Crafts, petting zoo, appearance by Santa and more.
BIG BEAR WEEKEND EVENTS
Through 10/30, Zoo – Flashlight Safari at the Big Bear Alpine Zoo. Tour starts at 7 p.m., admission is $9-$12, 3 and younger admitted free. Dress warmly.
10/8, Concert - Marty and His Superlatives at The Cave at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $38-$60.
CHINO WEEKEND EVENTS
10/8, Car Show - St. Margaret Mary 2nd annual Car Show at St. Margaret Mary School at 8 a.m. Free admission, vendors, dunk tank and more.
10/8, Defense - Handgun defense seminar at Universal Martial Arts Center at 11 a.m. Registration is $65, call for details.
CHINO HILLS WEEKEND EVENTS
10/8, Wine Walk – The Chino Hills Wine Walk at The Shoppes at Chino Hills to raise funds for the Chino Hills Community Foundation from 4-7 p.m. Tickets are $55 day of the event, $25 designated driver.
CLAREMONT WEEKEND EVENTS
Through 10/8, Theater - “La Cage Aux Folles” at the Candlelight Pavilion Dinner Theater with evening performances $64-73, matinees $58-$65. Children are admitted for $30-$35. Visit website for reservations and menu.
10/7-8, Comedy – Brandon Vestal at Flappers Comedy Club Friday at 8 and 10 p.m., Saturday at 7 and 9 p.m. Tickets are $20.
10/9, Festival and Home Tour - Claremont Heritage Home Tour featuring creator of Gumby and free fall festival from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Home tour tickets are $40.
10/8, Theater - The Cherry Orchard at Pomona College's Allen Black Box Theater Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m. General admission is $11.
CORONA WEEKEND EVENTS
10/7, Concert - 80z Allstars at M15 Concert Bar and Grill. Doors open at 7 p.m. tickets are $15 for the 18 and over show.
DESERT AREAS WEEKEND EVENTS
Through 10/9, Theater - "The Music Man" at the Palm Canyon Theater Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $32-$36.
10/7, Concert - Clint Black Live at Morongo Casino Resort and Spa at 9 p.m. Tickets are $35-$45.
10/8, Hemet - Ice Age Soiree fundraiser with dinner and talks from scientists at the Western Science Center from 6-9 p.m. General tickets are $40.
FONTANA WEEKEND EVENTS
10/8, Fitness - Annual Fontana Let’s Move Up The Trail along the Pacific Electric Trail from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Bike and walk/run event, concurrent with police and fire department open houses.
JOSHUA TREE WEEKEND EVENTS
10/6-9, Festival - Joshua Tree Music Festival at Joshua Tree Lake Campground with live music, art, yoga, dance and more. See site for ticket details.
INDIO WEEKEND EVENTS
10/7-9 and 10/14-16, Festival - Desert Trip "Oldchella" concert at Empire Polo Club featuring The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, Neil Young, Roger Waters and The Who. Tickets start at $199.
LAKE ARROWHEAD WEEKEND EVENTS
Through 10/23, Oktoberfest - Lake Arrowhead Oktoberfest in Lake Arrowhead Village. Free admission, cost for food and drinks.
LAKE ELSINORE WEEKEND EVENTS
10/8-9, Race - Tough Mudder at the Lake Elsinore Diamond. Registration is $185.
MORENO VALLEY WEEKEND EVENTS
10/8, Festival - ArtoberFest at the Moreno Valley Conference and Recreation Center at 10 a.m. Free admission.
MURIETTA WEEKEND EVENTS
10/7-9, Festival - Murietta Lobster Festival at Town Square Park Friday from 7-11 p.m., Saturday from noon-11 p.m. and Sunday noon-10 p.m. Admission is $15 at the gate and includes entertainment and activities; lobster dinner extra.
NORCO WEEKEND EVENTS
10/8, Comedy - Crystal Roses’ Laughter is the Best Medicine comedy fundraiser at New Beginnings Community Church at 6:15 p.m. Tickets are $15.
OAK GLEN WEEKEND EVENTS
Through 10/21, Dinner Theater - “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" dinner theater at Hawk’s Head Tavern at Riley’s Farm Fridays and Saturdays. Seasonal activities and a three-act play. Tickets are $28-$50, kids 3-12 admitted for $33-$35.
10/7-8, Ice Cream - a la minute will be at Snow-Line Orchards between 11a.m.-5p.m. with special recipe using Snow-Line's apples, cider and mini donuts. Sounds yum! 39400 Oak Glen Road Yucaipa
ONTARIO WEEKEND EVENTS
10/7-9, Comedy - Felipe Esparza at the Ontario Improv Friday at 7:30 and 9:45 p.m., Saturday at 7 and 9:15 p.m. and Sunday at 7 p.m. Tickets are $25.
10/7-9, Show - The Ontario Harvest Festival Original Art and Craft Show at the Ontario Convention Center Friday and Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Tickets are $4-$9 for entire weekend.
10/9, Fundraiser - Silver and Black Republic 3rd annual Breast Cancer Benefit at Dave and Busters Ontario Mills at 12:30 p.m.
10/9, Basketball - Los Angeles Lakers vs. Denver Nuggets at Citizens Business Bank Arena at 6:30 p.m. Tickets start at $30, parking is included.
PERRIS WEEKEND EVENTS
Through 10/9, Fair - Southern California Fair at the Lake Perris Fairgrounds. Admission is $5-10, parking is $8, carnival wristbands are $30.
POMONA WEEKEND EVENTS
10/8-9, Festival - 24th annual Pumpkin Festival at Cal Poly Pomona from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. with live entertainment, pony rides, pumpkin themed- events and more. Admission is $4 for adults, $3 for kids ages 2-12, family pack is $12.
10/8, Fashion Show - Celebrating with Style fashion show at the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel at 11 a.m. to benefit the Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center’s Robert and Beverly Lewis Family Cancer Care Center endowment fund. The show features cancer survivor models; tickets are $100.
10/8, Art Walk - Downtown Pomona Artwalk from 6-9 p.m.
10/8, Dancing - Rockabilly rock n roll dance party at Characters beginning at 9 p.m. Admission is $10, 21 and over only.
RANCHO CUCAMONGA WEEKEND EVENTS
Through 10/26 (weekends), Theater - “Stuart Little” at the Lewis Family Playhouse Saturdays at 1 and 4 p.m. and Sunday at 1 p.m. Tickets are $10-$18.
10/8, Oktoberfest - BierBuzz Oktoberfest at Rancho Cucamonga Epicenter from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Free admission, peers begin at $20 for a 4-pack.
10/8, Dinner - Joseph Filippi Winery’s Winemakers Dinner at 6 p.m. Reservations are $75, paid in advance.
REDLANDS WEEKEND EVENTS
10/8, Conference -From Competition to Collaboration, Arts Connection Conference at the University of Redlands Orton Center beginning at 9 a.m. Tickets are $50 for general admission.
10/8, Safety - Safety Day at the Home Depot parking lot with police and fire vehicles and more from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
10/9, Car Show - Veterans for Veterans Foundation Veterans Car Show at Sylvan Park with opening ceremonies at 10 a.m. Free admission for spectators.
RIVERSIDE WEEKEND EVENTS
10/8, Open House - Open House at all Riverside fire stations from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
10/8, Workshop – Cool Season Gardening workshop at the Western Municipal Water District at 11 a.m. Free event.
10/8, Film - Tombstone Cinema screening of “Beetlejuice” at Evergreen Memorial Historic Cemetary at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10, kids 12 and younger admitted free; bring seating.
10/8, Concert - The Curse, The Cure tribute band at Romano’s Concert Lounge at 9 p.m. Tickets are $12 in advance, $15 at the door for the 21-and-older event.
10/8, Concert – Steve Vai at the Fox Performing Arts Center at 8 p.m. Tickets are $30-55.
10/8, Pumpkins - Pumpkin Patch at Evergreen Memorial Historic Cemetery from 9 a.m.-noon. Event includes bounce house, games and more. $5 per child, first 100 get free pumpkin. Parents free.
10/8, Festival - M*A*S*H Bash at the March Field Air Museum with a Bob Hope impersonator recreating a USO show, costume contest and more. Tickets are $25-55.
10/9, Bicycling – Riverside Citrus Classic with 7, 28, 50 and 100-mile bike rides beginning at 7, 8, 9 and 10 a.m. See site for details.
SAN BERNARDINO WEEKEND EVENTS
10/8-9, Festival - Rising of the Rods Car and Bike Show, music festival and Miss Grassroots Pinup Contest at Glen Helen Regional Park. Tickets are $10-$55.
TEMECULA WEEKEND EVENTS
Through 10/8, Theater – “Peter and the Starcatcher” at the Old Town Temecula Community Theater Friday and Saturday night at 7:30 p.m., Saturday matinee at 2 p.m. Tickets are $12-$15.
10/7, Family Event - Science Night at Pennypickle’s Workshop from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Admission is $5.
10/8, Concert - Speakeasy at The Merc at 7 p.m. Tickets are $12-$15.
10/8, Concert - Tears for Fears at Pechanga Resort Casino at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $65.
UPLAND WEEKEND EVENTS
10/8, Car Show - Oktober Volksfest at Cable Airport from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Kids activities, food trucks, canned food drive and more. Free admission.
10/9, Car Show - Wings 'n’ Wheels Auto Exhibition at Cable Airport beginning at 7 a.m. Free admission.
10/9, Beauty Expo - Beauty, Health and Wellness Expo at Spoiled Rotten Salon beginning at noon. RSVP to salon for appointments.
VICTORVILLE WEEKEND EVENTS
10/8, Run - The Neon Run 5K at the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds from 5-10 p.m. Day of registration is $60, VIP is $75.
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