Inland Empire Events | Weekend Fun Guide 10/9-10/11/2015


Hello Friends and Neighbors!

This is the perfect time of year to get lost with your special someone in a corn maze or go picking apples for a pie.

Enjoy this beautiful October weekend!




10/9-17, weekends, TheaterThe Apple Tree at Cal Baptist University’s Wallace Theater Friday at 7:30p.m. and Saturday at 2p.m. and 7:30p.m. General admission is $15, seniors $12, students and staff $10-12.

10/9, Concert – Buckcherry at the Riverside Municipal Auditorium at 7p.m. Tickets are $20.

10/9, Comedy – Adrian Uribe at the Fox Performing Arts Center at 9:30p.m. Tickets are $40-100.

10/9, Exhibition – Leap of Faith exhibit opening reception at the Riverside Art Museum from 7-9p.m. Free to the public.  

10/10, Bridal Show – Bridal Show Expo at Ysmael Villegas Community Center from 10:30a.m.-2:30p.m. Free admission.

10/10, Nature – Second Saturdays at Ameal Moore Nature Center from 11a.m.-2p.m. featuring bats. Free family event.

10/10, Fundraiser – Festival For The Arts at White Park from 11a.m.-6p.m. Live entertainment, demonstrations, food, kids zone and microbrew tent. $25 admission.

10/10, Concert – Stars of the Philharmonic at the Fox Performing Arts Center at 7:30p.m. Tickets are $27-97.

10/10-11/1, Family Event – Happy Hauntings at Castle Park for kids ages 12 and under. Pumpkin carving, costume contest and trick-or-treating. Admission free for events, additional cost for pumpkin carving contest.

10/11, Bike Ride – 5th Annual Riverside Citrus Classic Bike Ride for Education at the Riverside Plaza. 7, 28, 50 and 100-mile rides beginning from 7-11a.m. Registration fees are $25-75, see website for details.



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 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.  

10/10, Open House – Fire Department Open House at Station 1 from 10a.m.-2p.m. Demonstrations, fire trucks, Sparky the Fire Dog and education. Free admission.

10/10, Concert – “Night of Hope” event with 89.7 KSGN at the Redlands Bowl from 7-9p.m. Free admission.  



10/10, Concert – It’s Not Dead Fest with Bad Religion, Pennywise and more at San Manuel Amphitheater at 12p.m. Tickets are $42.50.  



10/9, Concert – Just Like Priest & Scorpionzz at M15 Concert Bar and Grill. Doors open at 7p.m., tickets are $5 for the 18 and over event.

10/10, Concert – The Iron Maidens at M15 Concert Bar and Grill. Doors open at 7p.m., tickets are $15 for the all-ages event.



10/10, Breakfast – Open House and Pancake Breakfast at the Montclair Fire Station from 8:30-11:30a.m. $3 donation for breakfast, tours of station, Red Cross blood drive and more.


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10/8-10, Festival – Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival at the Fairplex Expo Hall 6 from 10a.m.-5p.m. Admission is $10 for any or all three days, free with coupon. Parking is $10 at Gate 17.

10/8-11, Sale – Tom’s Warehouse Sale at the Fairplex Expo Hall 9 Friday from 10a.m.-8p.m. and Saturday 9a.m.-7p.m. Parking is $10 at Gate 17.

10-9-18, RV Show – 63rd Annual California RV Show at the Fairplex 10a.m.-6p.m. daily. Vendors, entertainment, ferris wheel and more. $10 single day admission $15 for multi-day. Parking is $10 at Gate 9 for autos.

10/9, Concert – Paul Weller at The Fox Theater in Pomona at 9p.m. Tickets are $35-4 for the all-ages show.

10/9, Concert – The Darkness at The Glass House at 9p.m. Tickets are $25-30 for the all-ages show.

10/10, Workshop – Free Smart Gardening workshop from 9:30-11a.m. at Ganesha Park. No reservations needed, composting bins available on site.

10/10, Concert – The Amity Affliction at The Glass House at 7p.m. Tickets are $17-20 for the all-ages event.

10/10-11, Trains – Rails Giants Train Museum from 10a.m.-4p.m. Free admission.

10/10-10/11, Expo – FitCon LA at the Fairplex Expo Hall 5 from 10a.m.-6p.m. Demos, boot camp, vendors, meet and greets and more. Admission is $20-35, kids free Sunday with paid adult. Parking is $10 at Gate 17.

10/10, Supercross – Red Bull Straight Rhythm at the Fairplex’s grandstand at 1p.m. Gates open at 11a.m., tickets are $30 for ages six and over. Parking is $10 at Gate 17.

10/11, Karate – Danny Trujillo’s Chozen Martial Arts Academy’s Best of the Best Champions Tournament in Expo Hall 7 from 10a.m.-4p.m. All ages and styles welcome. Parking at Gate 17 at prevailing rates. 



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10/8-11, Home Tour – Claremont Heritage Home Tour Weekend . Home Tours Sunday from 10a.m.-4p.m., also available are a Saturday walking tour of Route 66 and weekend packages. See website for details. 

10/9-10, Comedy – Jeff Richards at Flappers Comedy Club Claremont Friday at 8p.m. and 10p.m. and Saturday at 7p.m. and 9:30p.m. Tickets are $20.

10/11, Comedy – The Wendy Hammers Celebrity Fundraiser at Flappers Comedy Club Claremont at 5p.m. Tickets are $30, call club if interested in performing.



10/9-11, Racing  – Premier Street Car Association Finals at the Auto Club Dragway Saturday and Sunday beginning at 8a.m. Tickets are $20-40, kids under 12 fee with paying adult. 

10/10, Open House – Fontana Police Department Open House from 9a.m.-1p.m. Demonstrations, tours and education.

10/10-11, Racing – Chumpcar World Series at the Auto Club Speedway. Check website for details.  



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.

10/8-11, Comedy – Charlie Murphy 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 $27-32.

10-9-11, Expo – Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show Friday and Saturday 10a.m.-6p.m. and Sunday 10a.m.-5p.m. Admission is $9, children under 12 are admitted free. 

10/10, Walk – Walk to End Alzheimer’s at the Citizens Business Bank Arena. Ceremony begins at 8:30a.m., walk begins at 9a.m. Registration information online.

10/10, Art – Conversation and walking tour of art in public places from 2-3p.m. Reservations required, admission is free.

10/11, Art – Presentation on art related to founding of Ontario from 2-3p.m. Free admission. 



10/10-25, weekends, TheaterElephants & Piggies: We are In a Play! At the Lewis Family Playhouse Saturday at 4p.m. Tickets are $18.  

10/10, Sessions – Smashbox Photo Sessions at Sephora from 10a.m.-6p.m. Sessions are $75 and include makeup session and CD of photo.

10/10, Fashion Show – Fashion Show with Emme at Macys at 2p.m.  


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10/10, Fair – Public Safety Memorial Ceremony and Safety Fair from 11 a.m.-2p.m. Pancake breakfast at 7:30a.m., $5 each.  



10/10, Open House – City of Hemet Fire Department Open House from 10a.m.-2p.m. at Fire Station 1. Safety demonstrations, helicopter, education and snow cones. 



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. 

10/10, Bike Race – Brews and Cranks Bike Race and Brew Fest at Snow Summit. $50 entry fee.

10/10, Concert – The English Beat at The Cave at 6:30p.m. Tickets are $25-42. 



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.



10/9-11, Festival – Palm Springs Women’s Jazz Festival beginning Friday at noon. See website for schedule and ticket information.

10/9-11, Modernism – Modernism Week throughout Palm Springs. See website for activities and events.

10/10, repeating, Tour – Desert Tasty Tours food tour down Pam Canyon Drive from 11a.m.-2p.m. Tickets are $60 per person.  

10/10-11, Art Show – Palm Springs Modernism Show & Sale at the Palm Springs Air Museum Saturday 10a.m.-6p.m. and Sunday 10a.m.-4p.m. Tickets are $75.


10/10-11, Racing – Lucas Oil Regional Series at Lake Elsinore Motorsports Park. Gates open at 9a.m., tickets are $10-20, children five and under are admitted free. 



Now through 10/10, Plein Air – Ralph Love Plein Air Festival in Old Town Temecula from 10a.m.-6p.m. Admission is free. 

10/9, Workshop – TVCC Professional Development Series Women in Business – Leadership at Temecula Valley Entrepreneur’s Exchange from 9-11a.m. Admission is $20 for non-members.

10/10-25, 31 weekends, Festival – Big Horse Corn Maze and Harvest Festival at Big Horse Feed & Mercantile from 10a.m.-5p.m. Maze and activities $15, maze-only $9. Free for ages three and under.

10/10, Festival – Taste of Tahiti at Wilson Creek Winery from 10a.m.-10p.m. Open to the public from 10a.m to 4p.m., 4:30-10p.m. open for dinner and gala show with admission from $75-135.

10/10, Zumba – Zumbathon for Michelle’s Place Breast Cancer Resource Center from 9-10:30a.m. $15 general admission.

10/10, Opening – Grand Opening of School of Rock Temecula from 12-8p.m. Free admission, tours, prizes and discount on tuition.

10/10, Workout – Crossfit WOD at Lulumon Athletica at Promenade Temecula from 9-10a.m.


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