Inland Empire Events | Weekend Fun Guide 2/12-2/14/2016


Hello Friends and Neighbors!

Whether or not you have plans with your bae, sweetheart, partner, spouse or friends, there are plenty of weekend events in the Inland Empire to give you a break from the kisses and cupids.

Looking for that last minute V-Day idea? Find a list of Valentine's Day events here, and swing by to grab some flowers on the way there!

Have a wonderful weekend!





2/12-14, weekends, Theater – Big Fish at Landis Performing Arts Center Fridays and Saturdays at 7p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays at 2p.m. Tickets are $29-50.

2/12, Craft – Crochet and Kitting Club at the Woodcrest Library at 3p.m. Free participation, bring needles or hooks of choice.

2/12, Fitness – Free Fit After 50 exercise class at Woodcrest Library at 9:30a.m.

2/12, Concert – Rod Piazza and the Mighty Flyers at Romano’s Concert Lounge at 8p.m. Admission is $20, table reservations must be made.

2/12, Kids Event – School’s Out Sweets and Treats Day at Bobby Bonds Park at 7a.m. Kids ages 5-12 make crafts and do activities. Cost is $10 for residents, $15 non-residents, pack sack lunch and snacks for participants.

2/12, Movie Night – “Test Pilot” showing at the Riverside Municipal Airport’s CAF Hangar from 6-9p.m. Free popcorn and movie, snacks available for purchase.

2/12, Concert Damage Inc. at the Riverside Municipal Auditorium at 7p.m. Tickets are $10.

2/13, Dance – Dancing with the Stars: Live! at the Fox Performing Arts Center at 5p.m. Tickets are $44.50- 99.50. 

2/13, Workshop – Converting Sprinklers into Drip Irrigation Workshop at the Western Municipal Water District from 11a.m.-12p.m. Free workshop.

2/13, Parade and Car Show – The 37th Annual Parade, Expo and Car Show honoring Black History Month beginning at 10a.m. and traveling down Magnolia Avenue to City Hall. Expo and car show following.

2/13, Nature – Second Saturdays at the Ameal Moore Nature Center with “Birds in Love” from 11a.m.-2p.m. Guided bird watching hike at 10a.m.

2/13, Painting and Wine – Painting and Vino at My Learning Studio from 6:45-9p.m. $27 for first guest, $20 for each additional.

2/13, Concert – Gran Baile De San Valentin: Tierra Cali at the Riverside Municipal Auditorium at 8p.m. Tickets are $35.

2/14, TheaterThe Producers at the Fox Performing Arts Center at 3p.m. and 7p.m. Tickets are $38-63.


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2/12-3/20, 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.

2/12, Dinner and Pairings – Whiskey and Beer Tasting Dinner at the Mitten Building from 6-8p.m. $35 per person. Live music begins at 8p.m.

2/13, Fundraiser – ALS bicycle ride fundraiser at The Energy Lab from 2a.m.-6:30p.m. See site for details.

2/13, Fundraiser – Chocolate Fantasy Event to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Redlands from 7-11p.m. Chocolate and appetizers, auction, entertainment and more. $75 a person, 21 and over only, black tie preferred.

2/14, Family Event – Family FunSunday at the San Bernardino County Museum from 1-4p.m. Crafts and activities included with museum admission of $5-10.



2/14, Market – The San Bernardino Outdoor Market from 7a.m.-2p.m. at the National Orange Show Events Center. Admission is 50 cents, kids under 12 admitted free with adult. No pets, and food is available for purchase.

2/14, Racing – National Orange Show Sports Center offers live betting on Santa Anita racing from 10 a.m.-10:30p.m.



2/13, Concert – Unwritten Law at M15 Concert Bar and Grill at 7p.m. Tickets are $20 for the all-ages event.

2/13, Adoptions – Give a rose to a pet at the Corona Animal Shelter with their Fur-Ever Adoption Event. Check out adoptees online, adoptions are only $20.

2/14, Comedy – Jokes Now, Consequences Later at M15 Concert Bar and Grill at 7p.m. Tickets are $20 for the 21 and over event.


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Now through 2/21, TheaterVanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike at the Theatre Company Performing Arts Center Fridays at 8p.m., Saturdays at 7:30pm. and Sundays at 3p.m., both with a special Valentine’s presentation beforehand. See site for ticket details.

2/12, Kids Event – Coco-A-Go-Go at the Upland Public Library for ages 9-12 beginning at 3:30p.m. Learn about chocolate and celebrate Valentine’s Day.

2/13, Crafts – Adult Arts and Crafts Club at the Upland Public Library at 10:30a.m.

2/13, Book Signing – Author Robert Wessely at the Upland Public Library at 12:30p.m.



2/13, Workshop – Water-wise Plants Workshop at Chino Basin Water Conservation District at 9a.m. Free event.



2/13, Art – Palates & Palettes at the Millard Sheets Art Center at 6:30p.m. focuses on Van Gogh’s work. Cost is $75 per person, includes art supplies, food and wine.

2/13, Art Walk – Art Walk in Downtown Pomona from 6-9p.m. Gallery receptions, businesses open late and more.



2/12-13, Comedy – Grant Cotter at Flappers Comedy Club Claremont Friday at 8p.m. and 10p.m. and Saturday at 7p.m. and 9p.m. Tickets are $20.

2/14, Festival – Family Bird Festival at Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden from 10a.m.-3p.m. Includes Birdwatching and Wild Wings on site from 10a.m.-1p.m. Included with admission of $4-8.


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Now through 2/14, Racing – Circle K NHRA Winternationals at the Auto Club Speedway. Tickets are $20-66.

2/12-3/6, 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.



Now through 2/14, weekends, TheaterFairytales Unscripted at The Lewis Family Playhouse Saturdays at 1p.m. and 4p.m. and Sundays at 1p.m. Tickets are $18, youth and seniors $16.

2/13, Market – The INSPIREDmarket from 10a.m.-4p.m. at Thomas Winery Plaza.



2/12-14, Competition and Convention – The Dance Educators of America Competition & Convention National Tour at the Ontario Convention Center. See website for details. Parking is $9 cash.

2/12-13, Comedy – Jeff Garcia at the Ontario Improv Comedy Club Friday at 7:30p.m. and 9:45p.m. and Saturday at 7p.m. and 9:15p.m. Tickets are $20 for the 18 and over event.

2/12, Hockey – Ontario Reign vs. Bakersfield Condors at Citizens Business Bank Arena 7p.m. Tickets are $13-88, parking is $5 cash.

2/13-14, Gun Show – Crossroads of the West gun show at the Ontario Convention Center from 9a.m.-5p.m. Saturday and 9a.m.-4p.m. Sunday. Admission is $14 for adults, kids admitted free, coupon available online.

2/13, Soccer – The Ontario Fury vs. the Dallas Sidekicks at Citizens Business Bank Arena at 6:05p.m. Tickets are $10-40, parking is $5 cash.

2/13, Magic Show – Illusionist Allen Oshiro at the Ontario Museum of History and Art from 1-2:30p.m., Free admission, reservations required.



2/13, Concert – Judy Collins at The Cave at 6:30p.m. Tickets are $38-65.

2/14, TheaterPoint Break Live interactive stage show at The Cave at 7p.m. Tickets are $20.


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Now through 2/14, Baseball – Winter Baseball League continues at Palm Springs Stadium. See website for schedule and tickets.

2/12-21, Festival – Modernism Week at various locations in Palm Springs. Opening reception Friday night, see website for events and tickets.

2/12, Dancing – The Gand Band performs space-themed covers at Zelda’s Nightclub from 7-10p.m. Pizza served, cash bar. Tickets are $45.



2/13-15, Reenactment – Civil War Reenactment at Calico Ghost Town Shops open daily, battle reenactments, cotillion and tea Saturday. Admission is $10 for adults, $6 for kids 6-15, and free for children ages five and under.



2/13, Fundraiser – Mardi Gras Masquerade fundraiser to support the Norconian Resort at Nellie Weaver Hall at 6p.m. Tickets are $50.

2/13, Festival – Norco Film Festival at Norco High School from 9a.m.-8p.m. 9a.m. screening of 1966 Batman followed by signing with Burt Ward, evening tribute to Michael Parks.



2/12, Concert – Quattrosound at the Old Town Temecula Community Theater at 8p.m. Tickets are $25.

2/12, Comedy – Comedy at The Merc at 8p.m. Tickets are $12, $8 for students.

2/13, Concert – California Chamber Orchestra presents “Music for the Heart” at the Old Town Temecula Community Theater at 7:30p.m. Tickets are $32.

2/14, Concert – “That’s Italian: Tribute to the Great Italian Singers and Songwriters” at the Old Town Temecula Community Theater at 2p.m. Tickets are $37.


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