Inland Empire News | Riverside Dickens Fest Upcoming Events

Just in time for Halloween, the Riverside Dickens Fest presents Tales from The Victorian Crypt II and Come As You Aren’t.


On October 17th, just past sundown, at Riverside's Historic Evergreen Cemetery, 19th Century authors, Guy de Maupassant, Gabriele Rossetti, Charles Dickens and Edgar Allan Poe will rise from the their graves and recite their favorite Ghost Stories to anyone willing to listen.  Come join these tormented poets and masters of gothic horror as they spew forth their tales of woe. Take a pre-show tour of the graveyard and meet the Spirit of the Cemetery and Poe's long lost Lenore!

Tickets are $25 each and can be purchased online at It's bound to be a spook-tacular event!

Come As You Aren't October 24th, 2015 to the Danse Macabre Victorian Masked Ball, presented by Riverside Dickens Fest. This first ever fantasy event encourages participants to don their finest masks and grim attire for a magical, mysterious evening of dancing and camaraderie! Spend your time swirling across a dance floor, chatting with masked strangers on a fog-shrouded patio or participate in costume judging in the Parade of Horribles. Enjoy the menagerie of nameless, faceless dance partners right up until midnight when the Grand Unmasking takes place!

This evening of fun and fantasy starts at 7p.m. Tickets and more information can be found online at