Inland Empire Events | Weekend Fun Guide 2/19-2/21/2016


Hello Friends and Neighbors!

Sandwiched in between National Wine Day and National Margarita Day is a flavorful and fun array of Inland Empire weekend events for you to check out!

A toast to a fun weekend!






2/19, Concert – Starpool at Romano’s Concert Lounge at 9p.m. Tickets are $12 at the door for the 21 and over event.

2/20, Concert – Blasphemous Rumors, Depeche Mode tribute band at Romano’s Concert Lounge at 9p.m. Ticket are $15 in advance, $20 at the door for the 21 and over event.

2/20, Concert – Big Band Concert at La Sierra University’s Hole Memorial Auditorium at 7p.m. Free event.

2/20, Kids Event – My Play Club at Fairmount Park at 10:30a.m. Free event.

Now through 2/20, Exhibit – Exodus/Exodo exhibit at the Center for Social Justice and Civil Liberties. Free admission, see site for details.


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Now through 3/20, weekends, TheaterAlice in Wonderland at LifeHouse Theater Fridays at 7:30p.m., Saturdays at 2:15p.m. and 7:30p.m. and Sundays at 2:15p.m. Tickets are $8 or $10 for children ages 3-11, adults $16 or $20.

2/20, Lecture – Lecture on the three Riverside area historical floods at the San Bernardino County Museum at 2p.m. Admission to the museum is $10 adults, $8 seniors, $5 children, under five admitted free.

2/21, Workshop – Photography class at Sylvan Park at 8:45a.m. Reservations required, $159 for class.

2/21, Concert – The King’s Singers at the University of Redlands’ Memorial Chapel at 3p.m. Tickets are $40.



2/20, Fishing – Junior Fishing Workshop for ages 7-15 at Glen Helen Regional park from 8a.m.-1p.m. Tackle provided. Cost is $8 per child in advance, plus $10 per vehicle to park.



2/19-21, TheaterThoroughly Modern Millie with Inland Regional Youth Theatre at Corona High School. Friday and Saturday performance at 7:30p.m., Saturday and Sunday performances at 2p.m. Tickets are $10 online, $15 at door.

2/20, Discussion – Conversation with the Mayor at Costco from 10-11a.m.

2/20, Concert – Metal Madness 2016 at M15 Concert Bar and Grill. Doors open at 7p.m., tickets are $10 for the 21 and over event.



2/19-20, Comedy – Kristen Key at Flappers Comedy Club Claremont Friday at 8p.m. and 10p.m. and Saturday at 7p.m. and 9p.m. Tickets are $20.

2/20, Conference – TEDx Claremont Colleges 2016 at Garrison Theater from 12-5p.m. Tickets are $45 for the community, $2 for faculty and $5 for students.

2/20, Fashion Show – Anniversary Party for Kut Haus Salon with a runway show at 7p.m. Free admission, RSVP please.

2/20, Recycling – Electronic waste drive at Claremont High School from 9a.m.-1p.m.

2/20, Comedy – Hal Sparks at Flappers Comedy Club Claremont at 7p.m. Tickets are $20.

2/21, Plant Walk – Medicinal Plant Walk at Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden from 10a.m.-1p.m. Public registration is $25, RSVP online.

2/21, Expo – KSPC CD and Record Expo at Pomona College’s Edmund’s Ballroom from 10a.m.-4p.m. Admission is $2 or free with Claremont Colleges ID.


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Now through 2/21, TheaterVanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike at the Theatre Company Performing Arts Center Friday at 8p.m., Saturday at 8p.m. and Sunday at 4p.m. Tickets are $22-25.

2/19, Kids Club – Level Up Club for tweens at Upland Public Library at 3:30p.m.

2/20, Book Club – A Book-Enders Bonus book club at Upland Public Library at 1p.m.

2/20, Book Club – Baby & Me Book Club at Upland Public Library at 10:30a.m. for ages 0-5.



2/20, Mulch – Free mulch at Chino Basin Water Conservation District at 8:30a.m.



2/19-21, Expo – The Big Spring Home and Garden Show at the Fairplex Expo Hall 4 Friday 12-7p.m., Saturday 10a.m.-7p.m. and Sunday 10a.m.-6p.m. Free admission, parking $10 at Gate 17.

2/19-20, Auction – Public Action at the Fairplex White Avenue Lot Friday from 8a.m.-4p.m. and Saturday 8a.m.-5p.m. Admission and parking free at Gate 23.

2/19, Concert – Messenger at Acerogami at 9p.m. Tickets are $5 for the 21 and over show.

2/20-21, Expo – SoCal Pet Expo at the Fairplex Saturday from 10a.m.-6p.m. and Sunday 11a.m.-4p.m. Free admission, pets welcome. Parking $10.

2/20-21, Expo  Gold and Treasure Show at the Fairplex Saturday from 10a.m.-5p.m. and Sunday 10a.m.-4p.m. Admission is $10, kids 12 and under and military free. Parking is $10.

2/20, Concert – Oliver Heldens at the Fox Theater Pomona at 9p.m. Rescheduled event from November. Tickets are $20-40.

2/20, Concert – At The Gates at The Glass House at 8p.m. Tickets are $30-35 for the all-ages event.

2/21, Expo – Bride World Expo at the Fairplex Expo Hall 9 from 10a.m.-4p.m. Tickets are $12 at the door, register now for gift bag. Kids 12 and under admitted free, parking is $10 at Gate 17.

2/21, Concert – blessthefall at The Glass House at 6p.m. Tickets are $20 for the all-ages event.



2/20, Dancing – Argentine Tango Workshop Series begins with Dance Tango Studio at 5p.m. $20, RSVP required.


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Now through 3/13, Exhibition – “Step Right Up: Behind the Scenes of the Circus Big Top” from 2-4p.m. at the Ontario Museum of History & Art.

2/18-21, Sale – This Little Piggy’s Children’s Consignment event at the Ontario Convention Center. Purchase pass for 12-2p.m. on website, 2-7p.m. is $5 cash at the door.

2/19, Hockey – Ontario Reign vs. Texas Stars at Citizens Business Bank Arena at 7p.m. Tickets are $13-88, parking is $5 cash.

2/20, Basketball – The Harlem Globetrotters at Citizens Business Bank Arena at 2p.m. and 7p.m. Tickets are $16-135, parking is $10 cash.

2/20, Screening – Screening of Disney’s Dumbo at the Ontario Museum of History and Art from 2:30-4:30p.m. Includes activities and snacks.



Now through 3/6, TheaterMemphis the Musical at Tibbies Center Stage Fontana Friday at 7:30p.m., Saturday at 7p.m. and Sunday at 2p.m. Show only is $20, see website for dinner and show packages.

2/20-21, Racing – California Sport Car Club Solo II autocross at the Auto Club Speedway. See site for details.

2/21, Racing – Street Legal Drags at the Auto Club Dragway starting at 9a.m. Spectator tickets are $10, see site for racer registration.



2/19, Concert – Take 6 at the Lewis Family Playhouse at 8p.m. Tickets are $32-40.

2/21, Expo – Down the Aisle Wedding Style bridal expo at the Lewis Family Playhouse from 11a.m.-4p.m. Register online.



2/19, Concert – Buckcherry at The Cave at 6:30p.m. Tickets are $30-50.

2/20, Concert – Fishbone at The Cave at 6:30p.m. Tickets are $15-25.


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Now through 2/21, Festival – Modernism Week at various locations in Palm Springs. Opening reception Friday night, see website for events and tickets.

2/19-3/4, Fridays, Zoo – Park After Dark at The Living Desert from 6-8:30p.m. Feb. 19th event is vodka tasting for 21 and over only. Family nights, members admitted for $20, general admission is $30 for adults, $20 for children. Adults only nights are $45 general, $35 members. See site for details.

2/20, Workshop – Joining Forces Plant to Paper Project paper making workshop from 11:30-2:30p.m. at Copper Mountain College. Free participation.



2/20-21, Trains – Steam Weekends at the Orange Empire Railway Museum with steam engine rides. Museum is open 9a.m.-5p.m., tickets are $12 for 12 and over, $8 for ages 5-11, 4 and under free.



2/20, Festival – Vanguard Art Expo and Festival at theVanguard Art Gallery from 3-8p.m. Musucians, vendors and more.  



2/18-28, Theater – Cheaper by the Dozen at the Old Town Temecula Community Theater Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30p.m., Sundays at 2p.m. Tickets are $15-25 Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays $20-25.

2/20, Concert – Country at The Merc at 7p.m. Tickets are $15.

2/21, Dinner Sardininan Pig Roast at Trattoria Toscana at 6:30p.m. Four-course meal is $60, required reservation.


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