Inland Empire Events | Inland Empire Weekend Fun Guide 10/23-10/25/2015


Hello friends and neighbors!

We know you are ready for some weekend fun! Whether you're visiting a local participating restaurant for Inland Empire Restaurant Week, or you've decided to get scared at one of our local Halloween events, this weekend is sure to be one you will never forget. Check out the weekend events that are happening in your city below! Stay awesome, Inland Empire!




10/16-25, Dining – Inland Empire Restaurant Week in participating restaurants around the Inland Empire. See website for participating restaurant locations and menus.



Now through 11/1, Family Event – Happy Hauntings at Castle Park for kids ages 12 and under. Pumpkin carving, costume contest and trick-or-treating. Admission is free for events, additional cost for pumpkin carving contest.

Now through 10/31, Pumpkin Patch – The Christmas Tree Farm and Pumpkin Patch at Live Oak Canyon beginning at 9a.m. Admission is $3 on the weekends; activities and pumpkins are an additional cost.

Now through 10/31, Exhibit – "Into the WILD" art show at Stone Wheel Olive Oil Company. Opening reception Saturday from 4-7p.m.

Now through 10/25 weekends, TheaterThe Kitchen Witches at Redlands Footlighters Friday and Saturday at 8p.m. and Sunday at 2p.m. Tickets are $15.

10/23, Concert – Live and Local Fridays at Lake Alice Trading Co. Saloon and Eatery beginning at 9p.m. Admission is $6.

10/23, Concert – The Spazmatics at Romano’s Concert Lounge at 9p.m. Tickets are $15 for the 21 and over event.

10/23, Concert – Seether at Riverside Municipal Auditorium at 6:30p.m. Tickets are $30.

10/23, Festival – Eastside Fall Festival at Bobby Bonds Park from 5-8p.m. Carnival games, smacks, activities and more. Free admission, some booths charge a fee.

10/23, Comedy – Margaret Cho at the Fox Performing Arts Center at 7p.m. Tickets are $35-55.

10/24-25, Plant Sale – Fall plant sale at UC Riverside Botanic Gardens Saturday from 11a.m.-4p.m. and Sunday 9a.m.-3p.m. Free entry, lectures and more. See site for coupon.

10/24, Concert – Bonfire tribute to AC/DC at Romano’s Concert Lounge at 9p.m. Tickets are $12.

10/24, Festival - IE Taco Festival at White Park from 11a.m.-6p.m. Taco vendors, activities, kids zone and more. $12 admission, kids aged 5-12 are $5.

10/24, TheaterMarilyn ‘Forever Blonde’ at the Fox Performing Arts Center at 8p.m. Tickets are $33-51.

10/24, Dance – Fist annual Danse Macabre Masked Ball at First Christian Church from 7p.m.-12a.m. Tickets are $25, dress in costume.

10/24, Expo – Fire and Police Expo at Fire Station 1 from 8a.m.-4p.m. Safety displays and demonstrations.

10/24, Book Club – Inland Empire Real Estate Investment Club book club meeting at Molino’s Coffee at 8a.m. Discussing “Nothing Down for the 2000s” by Robert G Allen.

10/24, Concert – International Organ Concert at Eden Lutheran Church at 4p.m. Free concert, goodwill offering.

10/24, Concert – Wind Ensemble Concert at La Sierra University’s Hole Memorial Auditorium at 7p.m. Free admission. Concert will be live streamed. 



Now through 11/8, weekends, TheaterPride and Prejudice 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 $7-9 for children under 12, $14-18 for adults, $1 more day of show.

10/22-25, Festival – Slate Inc’s Redands Film and Beer Festival at multiple locations throughout city. See website for locations and film schedule.

10/23, Concert – Matt Redman at Packinghouse Christian Fellowship at 7:30p.m. Tickets are $15-45.

10/23, Fundraiser – Mansion Masquerade event to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Redlands - Riverside from 7-11p.m. at the Burrage Mansion. Purchase tickets online, $50 general admission, $10 for a fright pass, $10 for a historical tour.

10/23, Craft – “Ghouls Night Out” in Downtown Redlands with a $3 progressive succulent craft at several shops. Free snacks and wine.

10/24, Concert – SoulShake at The District at 9p.m.

10/24, Dance – Thriller dance party at Fox Dance Studio at 8p.m. Dance classes are free for first-timers or $10.

10/24, Speaker – “Eat, Pray, Love” author Elizabeth Gilbert at the University of Redlands’ Memorial Chapel at 3p.m. Tickets are $20 for community, $10 for alumni.

10/25, Festival – IE Zine Fest at A Shop Called Quest (in alley) from 12-6p.m. Art booths, music and shows.

10/25, Triathalon – Dirt Head Dry Triathalon at Hulda Crooks Park beginning at 7a.m. See website for registration.

10/25, Art Walk – Downtown Art Walk along Downtown Redlands area from 12-6p.m. Free admission, art for sale.


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10/23-25, TheaterPhantom of the Opera at the California Theater of the Performing Arts Friday and Saturday at 8p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 2p.m. Tickets are $38-77.50.

10/23-25, Festival – KnotFest at San Manuel Amphitheater. Single-day and multi-day tickets available, camping allowed.

10/24, Festival – Celebrate Su Salud event at the National Orange Show Events Center from 12-3p.m. Free health screenings, healthy cooking demos, flu shots, activities and more. RSVP online.

10/25, Dancing – Saturday Night Pines Nightclub from 11p.m.-2a.m. Beverages served till 1:15a.m. cover is $10 for public, $5 for Club Serrano members.



10/23, Concert – D.R.I. with Doll Skin at M15 Concert Bar and Grill. Doors open at 7p.m., tickets are $20 for the 18 and over show.

10/24, Concert – The Kiefer Sutherland Band with Kevin Earnest and Wayward Sons at M15 Concert Bar and Grill. Doors open at 7p.m.,Tickets are $15 for the all-ages event.

10/24, Run – Mary Kay 5K at The Shops at Dos Logos at 8p.m. See website for registration details.

10/24, Fundraiser – Chocolate, Wine and Jazz event at Corona City Hall Lawn from 5-9p.m.Tickets are $75, purchase online or through members.

10/24, Festival – Fall Harvest  Festival and Food Drive at Green River Promenade from 11a.m.-2p.m. Pony Rides, vendors and more. Bring 10 cans and get $75 in coupons while supplies last.

10/25, Festival – Red Ribbon Family Festival at Promenade Park beginning at 12p.m. Vendors, activities and more.

10/25, Festival – Dog Daze festival at Crossings At Corona from 5-7p.m. Pet house auction, costume contest, adoptions and more.

10/25, Concert – Showcase Barbers at M15 Concert Bar and Grill. Doors open at 5p.m., tickets are $25 presale, $35 at the door for the all-ages event.



10/23-24- Education – “Things That Go Bump in the Night” at Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden from 5:30-9p.m. Members are $7, children $5, public admission $10, children $6.

10/23-24, Comedy – Tom Clark at Flappers Comedy Club Claremont Friday at 8 and 10p.m. and Saturday at 7 and 9p.m. Tickets are $20.

10/23, FundraiserWest Side Story at the Candelight Dinner Theater Pavilion to benefit House of Ruth. Tickets are $125, see site for details.

10/24, Craft Fair – The Village Venture Craft Faire at Claremont Village from 9a.m.-5p.m. Free admission, vendors, art and crafts for sale. Children’s Halloween parade at 9:30p.m.

10/24, Concert – Hunter & The Dirty Jacks at The Press at 10p.m.



10/23, Concert – Tribute to Heart & Rod Stewart at The Grove at 8p.m.

10/23, Food Truck – Carazon Alul at Dale Bros. Brewery from 5-9p.m.

10/24, Open House – Community Services Family Preparedness Day at Upland Fire Station from 10a.m.-2p.m.

10/24, Sale – Parking Lot Sale at The Vintage Vault of Upland from 9a.m.-4p.m.

10/24, Concert – “Songs of Hope” at the Grove Theater at 7:29p.m. Tickets are $25, benefits the Cancer Research Collaboration.

10/24, Concert – Dead End Friends at Dale Bros Brewery from 6-9p.m. Bacon Mania food truck at the brewery from 12-9p.m. 

10/24, Concert – So Rare at the Cooper Museum from 7-9p.m. Tickets are $20.


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10/24, Workshop – Water Wise Landscape Workshop at the Chino Basin Water Conservation District at 9p.m.



Now through 10/24, weekends, Oktoberfest – Oktoberfest at the Fairplex Fridays and Saturdays 6-11p.m. Entry is $5 for the 21 and over event, food and drinks extra. Parking $15 at Gate 17.

10/24, Run – The Color Run Shine at the Fairplex beginning at 9a.m. Registration is $35-50, see website for details.

10/24, Concert – Nothing More at The Glass House at 7:30p.m. Tickets are $13-15 for the all-ages event.

10/24, Party – Halloween party at Metro Ale House and Event Center from 7a.m.-2p.m. Tickets are $20 presale, at door $25. No costume admission $30.

10/24, Festival – Young Visionaries Voice and Arts Festival at The Loft at 6p.m. Admission is $10.



10/23, Lesson – Free drum lesson at Play Loud Nation with Adam G. of The Dickies at 3:30p.m.

10/24, Concert – Apryle Dalmacio at Chino Towne Center at 6p.m.

10/24, Workshop – Pumpkin Carving Workshop at Chino Community Garden from 9:30-11a.m. Bring own pumpkin, RSVP in advance.

10/24, Clean-Up – City of Chino Neighborhood Clean-Up from 8a.m.-2p.m. at Public Works Services Center. See website for details.

10/25, Concert – Kim Martin Band at Papachino’s Grill & Greens at 3p.m. 



10/24, Adoptions – Adoptions with Priceless Pet Rescue at Veterans Park from 10a.m.-3p.m.

10/24, Hike – Haunted Hike at McCoy Equestrian and Recreation Center. Tamer version from 5:30-6:30p.m., scary version from 7-9:30p.m., recommended for ages 12 and up. Pre-sale tickets are $8, at door $10.

10/24, Concert – Stereoflux at The Shoppes at Chino Hills from 5-8p.m.



Now through 11/8, Exhibit – "Dia De los Muertos: Sharing Traditions" at the Museum of History and Art during museum hours of 12-4p.m. Free admission.

10/23-25, Comedy – Erik Griffin at the Ontario Improv Comedy Club Friday at 7:30p.m. and 9:45p.m., Saturday at 7p.m. and 9:15p.m. and Sunday at 7p.m. Tickets are $20 for the 21 and over event.

10/23, Hockey – Ontario Reign vs. Bakersfield Condors at Citizens Business Bank Arena at 7p.m. Tickets are $13-88, Parking is $5.

10/23-24, Expo – Scrapbook Expo at the Ontario Convention Center Friday from 10a.m.-6p.m., Saturday 9a.m.-5p.m. Registration is $10-15 a day, free with workshop registration. Parking is $9 cash.

10/24, Seed Swap – Seed Swap at Huerta Del Valle Community Garden from 10a.m.-12p.m.

10/24, Art – Air dry clay workshop at the Museum of History and Art from 2-4:30p.m. Free for member, $5 fee for non-members. RSVP.

10/24, Hockey – Ontario Reign vs. San Jose Barracuda at Citizens Business Bank Arena at 6p.m. Tickets are $13-55, parking is $5 cash.

10/25, Soccer – Ontario Fury vs. Sevilla FC at Citizens Business Bank Arena at 3p.m. Tickets are $10-20, bring cash for parking.


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10/24-25, TheaterElephant and Piggie’s We Are In A Play at the Lewis Family Playhouse at Victoria Gardens at 1p.m. and 4p.m. on Saturday and 1p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $18, $16 for seniors and youth.

10/24, Festival – Food Day at the Terra Vista Farmer’s Market from 9a.m.-2p.m. Resources, giveaways, smoothie bike and more. Free to the public.



Now through 11/8, Theater – Guys and Dolls at Tibbie’s Center Stage Fontana Fridays at 7:30p.m., Saturdays at 7p.m. and Sundays at 2p.m. Show-only or dinner theater options available, see site for details.

10/23, Party – Halloween event at Heritage Center from 6:45-8:45p.m. with the Sunshine Club.

10/24, Party – Halloween party at the Cypress Center with the Sparks Club from 4-7p.m.
10/24, Farmers Market – Fontana Farmers Market from 8a.m.-1p.m at Sierra & Arrow and Cherry & Live Oak. Repeats weekly.



Now through 11/1, Zoo – Flashlight Safari at the Big Bear Alpine Zoo from 6:30-8:30p.m. Explore the zoo after dark with nocturnal animals. Admission is $12 for adults, $9 for seniors and kids 3-10, under three admitted free. 

Now through 10/31, weekends, Oktoberfest – Big Bear Oktoberfest at the Convention Center. Kids activities, dancing beer, German food and live music. See website for packages.

Now through 10/25, weekends, Oktoberfest – Lake Arrowhead Village Oktoberfest Saturdays from 12-8p.m. and Sundays 12-6p.m. in the Village. Free parking. Live music, entertainment and contests. Free admission.

10/24, Zoo – Snow Leopard Awareness Day at the Big Bear Alpine Zoo from 11a.m.-2p.m. Free with zoo admission.



Now through 1/3, Exhibition – "Seeing the Light: Illuminating Objects" at the Palm Springs Art Museum. Exhibit included with museum admission, $12.50 for general admission, kids 12 and under free.

10/23-11/1, TheaterThe Addams Family at the Palm Canyon Theatre, Fridays and Saturday at 8p.m. and Sundays at 2p.m. Tickets are $42-36.

10/23-25 30-11/1, Halloween – Calico Ghost Town Haunt at Calico Ghost Town from 9a.m.-10p.m.

10/23-25, Film Festival – The Palm Springs Classic Science Fiction Film Festival at the Camelot Theaters. Tickets are $73 for all-access ticket, $13 for individual showings, see schedule for details.

10/23-24, Competition – El Gato Classic World Cup Skateboarding Amateur Bowl Finals at Palm Springs Skate Park. Finals from previous competitions compete, see schedule for details. 

10/24, Bike Tour – Victor Valley Bicycle Tour. Check–in begins at 8a.m., see web site for registration and routes.

10/24, Dancing – Live dancing at Whiskey Barrel, 21 and over only.

10/24, Run and Walk – 30th annual Tram Road Challenge 6K uphill walk and run beginning at 7a.m. Registration is $50, see website for details.

10/24, Festival – Brews and BBQ festival at Spa Resort Casino from 1-6p.m. Food vendors, activities, stunt show at 5p.m. Admission is $15.



10-/23, Festival – Halloween Harvest Festival at Cesar E. Chavez Library from 5-9p.m. Live entertainment including marionettes, pumpkin carving contest and game booths.

10/24, Oktoberfest – Oktoberfest at American Legion Perris Post 595 from 3-7p.m. Tickets are $15 for singles, $25 a couple or $10 for kids.

10/24, Car Show – 3rd annual Halloween Low Rider Car Show at Arco Travel Zone Center at 4:30p.m. Costume contest and more, free admission, car registration $15.



10/23, Concert – The Black Donnellys at The Shamrock Irish Pub and Eatery at 8p.m.

10/24, Clean-Up – Household Hazardous Waste Collection from 9a.m.-2p.m. at rear parking lot of City Hall. See website for items being accepted.


10/23, Conference – Veteran Caregiver Support Conference at the Temecula Vet Center from 10a.m.-2p.m. Free admission, register online.

10/24, Dog Event - Spooktacular Dog Walk at Promenade Temecula from 1-4p.m. Costume contestn, vendors, treats and more. Fundraiser for Animal Friends of the Valleys.

10/24-25, Farm – Old Fashioned Farm Days at Big Horse Corn Maze and Harvest Festival at Big Horse Feed and Mercantile. Churn butter, pie-eating contest and pumpkin patch.

10/24, Fitness – Party in Pink Zumbathon at Temecula Creek Inn from 11a.m.-1p.m. Contact for ticket information.




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