Inland Empire Events | Weekend Fun Guide 6/12-6/14/2015


Hi Friends and Neighbors -

Summer officially starts next weekend, but the warm weather and long nights are perfect for checking out some great Inland Empire weekend events near you! Find an event in your neighborhood in our Weekend Fun Guide.

Have a great weekend!


p.s. This week's photo is from 2012 Huck Fin Jubilee, which is back this year!





6/11-13, Conference - Grow Riverside urban agriculture conference at the Riverside Convention Center. See website for details, online streaming of sessions.

6/12-13, Theater - “Pure Imagination Musical Review” at Sherman Indian High School Friday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 6 p.m. Tickets are $15.

6/12, Comedy - Adal Romones at the Fox Performing Arts Center at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20-76.

6/13, Concert - No Duh, No Doubt tribute band at Romano’s Concert Lounge. Tickets are $12, doors open at 9 for the 10:30 p.m. show.  

6/13, Fishing – Family fishing derby at Fairmount Park from 6-10 a.m. Pre-register online or in person Saturday from 5-7 a.m. Free participation, must bring own equipment.

6/13, Workshop - “Experts in the Garden” workshop with the Master Gardeners program from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at WMWD Landscapes Southern California Style. Tables set up with experts to answer questions, free to the public.  

6/13, Nature – Second Saturdays at Ameal Moore Nature Center’s features rattlesnake education from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free family event.

6/13, Fashion Show – Art Institute of California – Inland Empire presents “Aspire: Then, Now and Always” in the downtown Riverside Main Street Mall at 7 p.m. Student-designed fashions.

6/14, Workshop - Tule Doll and Cradleboard Workshop and Cahuilla documentary film screening at the Riverside Metropolitan Museum. Workshop from 2-3:30 p.m., screening from 4-5 p.m. Free to the public.


6/12, Car Show -  Surfin’ State Street from 5-9 p.m. Car Cruise, entertainment from The Tornadoes, beer garden and more. Free admission.

6/13, Brunch - Broadway & Brunch at the Mission Gables House from 9-11 a.m.  Reservations required.



Now through 6/14, Theater Theater - “Once On This Island” at the University Theater at Cal State San Bernardino Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m., Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m.

6/13-14, Festival - Inland Empire Greek Fest on the Hill at the Prophet Elias Greek Orthodox Church Saturday from 12-10 p.m. and Sunday 12-9 p.m. Greek food, dancing, vendors and more. $2 admission, under 10 free.

6/13-14, Race - JBC 10 Hour Endurance Race at Glen Helen Raceway. Race begins at midnight, see website for details.  

6/13, Race - Prairie Dog Last Dog Standing competition at Glen Helen Raceway. $20 gate fees for the weekend, see website for details.

6/14, Swing Dance - Sunday swing dancing at AMF Arrowhead Lanes. Classes start at 5:20, free dance 7-9:30 p.m. Dancing is $8, dancing and class $12.



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 adilts, $15 seniors and children 5-11, $12 military.

6/11-14, Carnival – Summer Fun Carnival at Santiago High School Thursday from 5-10 p.m., Friday from 5-11 p.m., Saturday from 1-11 p.m. and Sunday 1-10 p.m.  

6/12, Concert - Rockabilly Rave featuring Creepshow at M15 Concert Bar and Grill at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 presale, $15 at the door for the 18 and over event.

6/13, Concert - Rome at M15 Concert Bar and Grill at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 presale, $20 t the door for the 18 and over show.

6/14, Concert - Kids Rock Free Annual Jam at the Historic Civic Center beginning at 4 p.m. Free to the public.



6/13, Art - Happy Hour paint class at Hotel Casa 425 beginning at 4 p.m. $20 at the door includes all supplies., takes place in courtyard.

 6/14, Expo - Water wise landscape expo at the Sustainability Resource Center at the Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Vendors, kids activities and live entertainment, free to the public.



6/12-14, Expo - The Summer Home & Backyard Show at the Fairplex Friday 12-7 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free admission, parking is $10.  

6/13, Art Walk - Art Walk in downtown Pomona from 6-9 p.m. Free artist receptions at galleries.

6/13-14, Trains – RailGiants Train Museum at the Fairplex open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free admission, parking at Gate 17.

6/14, Trains – The Fairplex Garden Railroad is open from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free admission, parking at Gate 1.



6/13, Workshop - Water Wise Landscape Workshop at the Chino Basin Water Conservation District at 9 a.m. Free to the public.



6/12-20, weekends, Theater – “Annie Jr. performed at the Lewis Family Playhouse Fridays at 7:30 p.m., Saturdays at 1 and 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 1 p.m. Tickets are $25. 

6/12, Music Festival - Huck Fin Jubilee is back in Ontario at the Guasti Regional Park. Enjoy this familiy friendly event filled with bluegrass music from amazing bands from all over the country. Don't miss Steve Martin's bluegrass band!

6/12, Concert - Highway Starr at Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar and Grill at 9 p.m. Free to the public.

6/13-14, Expo - 2nd Amendment Expo at Bass Pro Shops from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. 

6/13, Market - INSPIREDinland Market in front of The Wine Tailor, Coffee Klatch and Sixty6 Sportslounge from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Repeats monthly.


6/12-14, Racing - Figspeed West Coast Classic at the Auto Club Dragway. Friday participation $50, Saturday and Sunday gates open at 7 a.m. test & tune. Crew fees are $25-50, see website for information.

6/13, Exotics – Exotics Racing at the Auto Club Speedway. Packages start at $99 for a drive-along or $199-399 depending on vehicle choice. See website for details and registration.

6/13, Concert – The Diamonds at Tibbies Center Stage Fontana at 2 and 7 p.m. Show-only tickets are $39, dinner and show from $59.95. Kids menu available.

6/14, Racing – Speed Ventures at the Auto Club Speedway. Autocross and open track day. Spectator admission is $10, registration available for drivers who wish to compete, see website for information.



6/11-14, Comedy - Harland Williams at the Ontario Improv Comedy Club Thursday at 8 p.m., 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 $22 for the 18 and over event.

6/12-14, Music Festival - Huck Fin Jubilee at Cucamonga-Guasti Regional Park. Children 12 and under free, tickets are $49.95 each day or $75 VIP. Three day asses are $124.95 or $495. Camping available, parking is $10 a day.

  6/12, Concert - Spirit West Coast featuring Christian music performers at Citizens Business Bank Arena beginning at 4 p.m. Tickets are $14.50-150, parking is $10 cash.

6/13-14, Car Show - Ontario Truck and Jeep Fest at the Ontario Convention Center Saturday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free admission, parking is $9.

6/13, Concert - Super Freestyle Explosion at Citizens Business Bank Arena beginning at 8 p.m. Tickets are $37.50-75, parking is $10 cash.  

6/14, Psychic - Psychic medium Bill Phillips at the Ontario Improv Comedy Club at 2 p.m. Tickets are $20.



6/12, Youth Party - Run Whatcha Brunch Youth Party celebrates youth with a car show. Show off your car 5-8:30 p.m. at Coffee Nutzz. Free event. Cruising is $10 paid at show.



6/13-14, Art - Sizzling Summer Plein Air & Working Artist Gallery Tour through Idyllwild. Information booth and maps available 8 a.m.-2 p.m. in center of town. Free Sunday brunch and gallery from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at Wilder Cabins includes art available for purchase.


6/12, Concert - Doobie Brothers at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa at 9 p.m. Tickets are $55-75.

6/12, Concert - Charlie Daniels Band at Spotlight 29 Casino at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25-45.

6/13-14, Festival - Splash House pool and music festival in several locations in Palm Springs. Tickets are $115, see website for details.

6/13, Concert – Peter Frampton and Cheap Trick at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino at 8 p.m. Tickets are $49-89.

6/13, Film Screening - Screening of “Ride with Larry” and a Q&A with co-director Ricardo Villareal at the UCR Palm Desert Center Auditorium at 5:30 p.m. Screening is at 6 p.m., Free to the public.

6/13, Dance - Dance with Miss Lindsay performance at the Palm Springs Art Museum’s Annenberg Theater at 2 and 5 p.m.  Tickets are $24-26.

6/13, Cat Show - Shining Stars Cat Show at the Palm Springs Convention Center. See website for details.

6/14, Art - Free Second Sundays at the Palm Springs Art Museum. Includes children’s activities, film screening and more. Museum open 10 a.m.-5 p.m., activities 11 a.m.-3 p.m.



6/13, Car Show - Cruisin’ to Stop Bruisin’ at Big Bear Snow Play from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Free admission, lunch plate for $5.

6/13, Parade – Old Miner’s Heritage Parade through Big Bear Village beginning at 11 a.m.

6/13, Bike Ride - Wellness SLOW ride beginning at The Copper Q at 8:30 a.m. 5-10 mile beginners ride. Intermediate and advanced community ride begins at 9 a.m. Mountain bike ride begins at Chains Required Bike Shop at  9 a.m.



6/13, Cars and Trains - Rods and Rails Car and Motorcycle Show at the Orange Empire Railway Museum from  9 a,m.-5 p.m. Vendors, exhibitors and Old Town Temecula gunfight performers. Admission includes ride pass, $12 for ages 12 and up, $8 for ages 5-11, 4 and under free.



6/13, Celebration – Norco Founder’s Day 5K Walk/Run or trail ride around Lake Norconian. Registration, vendors and barbecue across from City Hall. Register online, $25 for run/walk or trail ride, $10 additional to participate in both. Complimentary breakfast and lunch served for participants.


6/12, Concert – Debajo del Agua at the Community Recreation Center at 8 p.m. $25 admission, $15 students.

6/13, Concert – Speakeasy at the TCC at the Temecula Community Center at 7 p.m. Tickets re $15, $12 for students, seniors and military.


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