Inland Empire Events | Weekend Fun Guide 9/25-9/27/2015



Hello Friends and Neighbors!

Fall is officially here with all of its delicous pumpkin and apple flavors, as well as some great Inland Empire weekend events we've found for you to explore!

Have a lovely weekend!


Shout out to September's Weekend Fun Guide sponsor GLO Mini Golf in Riverside. GLO Mini Golf is elevating fun to another level. GLO is a brand-new 27-hole glow-in-the-dark miniature golf course in the Galleria at Tyler in Riverside. The course is designed as a maze taking you to a different wonder of the world with each turn. Enjoy the classic arcade and the XBOX One Gaming suite or host your own party in their party room. GLO and have fun!





9/25-10/4, weekends, Theater - Mary Poppins at Landis Performing Arts Center Fridays and Saturdays at 7p.m. and Sundays at 2p.m. Tickets are $29-50.  

9/25, Craft - Crafty Happy Hour with Mothership Scrapbook Gal at Augie’s Coffee Roaster from 6-8p.m. Cost is $5-10 per project. Coloring supplies are provided. Feel free to bring in own coloring pages.

9/25, Astronomy - “The Moon and Eclipses” presentation at Riverside City College’s Dixon Planetarium at 7p.m. Admission is $5, students and children under 12, $4 and children under 12, $2.50. Cash or check only.

9/25, Concert - Metalachi at Romano’s Concert Lounge at 9p.m. Tickets are $15 at the door.

9/26, Concert - Slaves Against The Machine at Romano’s Concert Lounge at 9p.m. Admission is $10.

9/26, Run - Run 4 Bacon 5K, 10K and kids 1K fun run at Fairmount Park beginning at 7a.m.

9/26, Walk – Let’s Walk IE one-mile walk and health fair at Parkview Community Hospital. Free health screenings, participation and education. Register online for free.
9/26, Concert - Inland Empire Chorus annual show at the Universalist Unitarian Church of Riverside at 7p.m. Tickets are $13 in advance, $15 at the door.

9/26, Astronomy - UCR Telescope Workshop at the Riverside STEM Academy from 6-9p.m. Bring your own telescope, open to the public, register online.

9/26, Fundraiser – Riverside Community Health Foundation annual celebration, “A Night In Madrid,” at the Riverside Community Health Foundation from 6-10p.m. Tickets are $60-100.

9/26, Theater - Menopause the Musical at the Fox Performing Arts Center at 3p.m. and 8p.m. Tickets are $33-63.50.

9/26, Museum - Free entry for Riverside Art Museum with Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day from 10a.m.-4p.m.

9/27, Festival - 12th annual Chinese Moon Festival at Heritage House from 6-8p.m. Storytelling, demonstrations, crafts and moon cakes for sale.

9/27, Fashion Show - 7th annual Breast Cancer Reconstruction Seminar and Fashion Show from 12-4p.m. at the Riverside Convention Center. General admission is $35, survivor general admission is free. VIP is $45 and $15. Register online for free admission for two people per ticket.



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

9/26, Run - Redlands Community Dualthon beginning at 7a.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Includes 10-mile bike race, 12-mile dualthon, and 3-mile Fun Run/Walk Registration begins at 6:15a.m. Free participation.

9/26, Fundraiser - Redlands Family Service Association of Redlands “Dinner In the Grove” fundraiser at a private residence beginning at 5:30p.m. Tickets are $117-175, purchase online.

9/26, Wine Dinner - “Wines of the Pacific Northwest” dinner at CIsabella’s Restorante from 6-9p.m. Dinner is $65, reservations required

9/26, Concert - The 60 Grit Blues Band at Hangar 24 Brewery from 6:30-9:30p.m.



9/25-27, Racing - World Off-Road Championship Series at Glen Helen Raceway. $10 per day or $20 weekend admission, 12 and under and military weekend pass is $15. Gates open 8a.m.-10p.m. Friday, 6:30a.m.-10p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

9/25, Festival - Celebration of California Native American Day at Cal State San Bernardino at 6p.m. Performances, music, fry bread and craft items for sale. Event is free to the public.



9/25, Concert - P.O.D. at M15 Concert Bar and Grill. Doors open at 6:30p.m. Tickets are $25 for the all-ages event.

9/26, Concert - SoCal Girl Fest at M15 Concert Bar and Grill beginning at 11:30a.m. Tickets are $20.

9/26, Car Show - 19th annual Car Show and Open House at Saleen Headquarters from 10a.m.-4p.m. Spectators get free admission, car registration is $35.   


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9/25-26, Comedy - Cash Levy at Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant Friday at 10p.m., Saturday at 7p.m. and 9p.m. Tickets are $20.

9/26, Workshop - Water Wise Landscape workshop focusing on water-wise plants at the Chino Basin Water Conservation District at 9a.m. Free to the public.

9/26, Discussion - Panel discusing the history of Latino baseball players in the Inland Empire at the Carnegie Cultural Center to kick of the Latino Baseball Exhibit at 1p.m. Free admission.

9/26, Fundraiser - Claremont Museum of Art Fall Gala at the Claremont Depot at 5:30p.m. Tickets are $125 for general, $100 for members.




9/25, Concert - War with Tierra & Malo at the LA County Fair at 7:30p.m. Concert included with fair admission.

9/25, Concert - Titus Andronicus at The Glass House at 8:30p.m. Tickets are $13-15 for the all-ages concert.

9/26, Concert - Hardstyle Arena, Frontliner and Psycho Punkz at the Fox Theater Pomona at 9p.m. Tickets are $35-60.

9/26, Fundraiser - Village Fiesta Fundraiser at The Village from 4-9p.m General ticket is $60.

9/26, Concert - Lake Owen & Parmalee at the LA County Fair at 7:30p.m. Concert included with fair admission.  

9/26, Concert - Robin Schulz at The Glass House at 9p.m. Tickets are $25 for the all-ages event.

9/27, Concert - Chicago & Boy Scaggs at the LA County Fair at 7:30p.m. Concert included with fair admission.



9/25-27, Motorcycle School - Fastrack Riders Motorcycle School at the Auto Club Speedway. See website for registration and course details, some gear available for rental. 

9/26-27, Racing - NHRA Summit Racing Series #9 and #10 at the Auto Club Dragway. Racing starts at 8a.m. both days, spectator tickets are $15 a day. See sites for racer registration details.

9/26-27, Racing - Drive an exotic car or ride along with Exotics Racing at the Auto Club Speedway. Experiences start at $199, see site for registration and details.

9/26, Project - Park volunteer projects to celebrate the National Public Lands Day at the Mary Vagle Nature Center from 9a.m.-1:30p.m. Pre-registration required for volunteering.

9/27, Festival - 86Fest at the Auto Club Speedway from 11a.m.-5p.m. Car show, motorcross, vendors and more. Spectator tickets are $10 presale, $20 at gate.



9/24-27, Comedy - Owen Benjamin 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 $18 for the 18 and over event.

9/25, Concert - Day of the Dead Sleds Car Show at Citizens Business Bank Arena from 8a.m.-5p.m. Rockabilly bands, vendors, pin-up contest and more.

9/26, Dinner & Show - Dinner & Magic Show featuring The Phil Factor at Citizens Business Bank Arena inside the VIP Club at 6p.m. Tickets start at $50.

9/26, Workshop - Community Altar Workshop from 1-4p.m. at the Museum of History and Art. Bring object to contribute or make paper flowers for exhibition. Reservations required, admission is free.

9/27, Tasting - Lecture and chocolate tasting from 2p.m.-3:30p.m at the Museum of History and Art. Reservations required, free admission. 

9/26, Seed Swap - Fall Seed Swap at Colony High Branch Library from 10a.m.-12p.m.

 9/27, Expo - Quinceanera Expo at the Ontario Convention Center from 12-5p.m. Vendors, fashion show, information and giveaways. Free admission.


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9/26, Conference - Arts Connection Annual Conference “Arts Creating Community” at Victoria Gardens Cultural Center beginning at 9a.m. Admission is $10-45, must be Arts Connection member to attend.



9/26, Exercise - Chino Walk & Roll beginning at Ruben S. Ayala Community Park. 30-mile bike ride begins at 7:30a.m., bike safety workshop and five-mile ride begin at 9:10a.m. Community walk begins at 9:30a.m. Free participation.



9/25-26, Festival - Yucaipa Autumn Festival in Historic Uptown Yucaipa Friday from 6p.m.-10p.m. and Saturday 1p.m.-9p.m. Vendors, activities, kids zone, farmers market and more. Free admission.

9/26, Open Mic - Open Mic Jam Sessions at Candy’s Bar beginning at 3p.m. Repeating weekly.


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9/25-26, Marathon - The Kodiak Ultra Marathon with 100-mile, 50-mile and 50k races around the Big Bear area finishing Saturday with a festival at The Village.

9/26, Concert - Robby Krieger’s Jam Kitchen at The Cave at 6:30p.m. Tickets are $20-35.

9/26, Performance - A “Hee Haw Honey Reunion” with Misty Rowe and Bari Benton at the Performing Arts Center Saturday at 7:30p.m. and Sunday at 1:30p.m. Tickets are $24.50-29.50.



9/25-27, Workshops - The Eighth Annual Body Mind Spirit Weekend at Crystal Fantast Enlightenment Center Saturday from 11a.m.-9p.m. and Sunday 11a.m.-7p.m. See website for class schedules.

9/25, Screening - Ocean’s 11 film screening at Sunnyland’s Great Lawn at 7p.m. Bring seating.

9/26, Walk - Walk for Literacy Awareness beginning at 9a.m. at the Hemet Public Library. Registration is $10 adults, $5 children ages 5-12.

9/26, Theater - Palm Springs JUMP! the musical at The Purple Room at 7p.m. Tickets are $20, dinner starts at 5:30p.m., not included in ticket price.

9/27, Drum Circle - Full Moon Party and drum circle at the Ace Hotel’s Moroccan Patio at 7p.m. Free participation.



9/25-27, Festival - Murietta Original Lobster Festival in Town Square Park Friday from 5p.m.-11p.m., Saturday from 12p.m.-11p.m. and Sunday 12p.m.-10p.m. Admission $15 at the gate, children 12 and under free admission. Lobster feast $28 at the gate.

9/26, Audition - First audition for “Perris Got Talent” at Bob Glass Gymnasium. Junior division from 10a.m.-12p.m., senior division 1p.m.-3p.m. and adults 4p.m.-6p.m.

9/27, Roping - World Series of Roping SoCal Qualifier at George Ingalls Park Arena beginning at 9a.m.



9/26, Health Fair - 5th annual Health and Community Resource Fair at the Civic Center at 9a.m. Free health screenings, activities and resources. 

9/26, Fair - College Fair at Promenade Temecula’s Upper Level from 10a.m.-2p.m.

9/27, Fundraiser - “A Day of Wine & Chocolate” to benefit Hospice of the Valleys at South Coast Winery Resort & Spa from 4-8p.m. Tickets are $60.


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