Inland Empire, CA

Inland Empire Events

The mountains, deserts, lakes, nationally acclaimed resorts and destinations, history and culture, and fun events make the Inland Empire the perfect answer to "What should we do this weekend?" Visit to find a more extensive calendar of events.

Just for Fun - Inland Empire

Koroneburg Old World Renaissance Festival , Corona - Join us for feast, drink, and merriment at the only permanent renaissance village in California! Baron Heinrich Von Lauffer invites you to enjoy his lush garden estate nestled in the hills of Corona, CA along with reenactment encampments and world class entertainment including fire shows, sword juggling, comedy, voluptuous wenches and mugs of German beer.

Old Town Temecula Western Days, Temecula - The event will feature gold panning and civil war exhibits, western and gunfighting skits, music, family fun, and more.

Redlands Shakespeare Festival, Redlands - A Regional Event Recognized Throughout Southern California and Beyond! Our organization is dedicated to making Shakespearean works and performances accessible to everyone! Our annual free festival occurs each May at the Redlands Bowl outdoor amphitheater in Smiley Park, and features full-scale repertory performances, a University Lecture Series, an Educational Workshop Series, Director's Insight Series, and other special events.

Sports Events - Inland Empire

Auto Club Speedway, Fontana – The track is a two-mile, low-banked, D-shaped oval superspeedway in Fontana, California which has hosted NASCAR racing annually since 1997. Find information on NASCAR races, Auto Club 400 race tickets, race schedules, standings, motorsports news and more.

Conquer the Bear, Big Bear Lake - A challenge like no other - From Winter to Fall 2013, we will take you on a wild and fun adventure that will both grow and challenge your mental strength and physical abilities. Participants will complete all four of this year's selected outdoor competitions in Big Bear. In 2013 we have Conquer the Bear, Conquer the Cub, Conquer the Grizzly (for the over 50 crowd), and a new Conquer the Teddy (for 12 and under) making Conquer the Bear a fun challenge for all levels and ages of competitors. All four categories will have a men's and women's category. Just choose your challenge, grab a friend and you're in.

Music - Inland Empire

Ramona Music Fest , Ramona - Join us for a lively afternoon of sun, fun, and music on Saturday, March 28, 2009, when the Ramona Music Fest is held at the bandstand in Dos Picos Park, off Highway 67 in Ramona!

Reggae Music Festival, San Bernardino - Enjoy good music, art walks around the lagoon, good music, good food and lots n lots n lots of good music. The one-day festival, which takes place in May at the National Orange Show Events Center, will feature Reggae and Roots artists.

Blues for the Zoo, Big Bear Lake - n the sandy shore of crystal blue Big Bear Lake, surrounded by ancient pine trees, this setting offers a scenic backdrop for an afternoon of internationally recognized musicians along with a selection of local arts and crafts and a freshly prepared food/beverage menu.

Coachella Festival is an annual three-day music and arts festival, founded by Paul Tollett and held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, in the Inland Empire's Coachella Valley. The event features many genres of music, including rock, indie, hip hop, and electronic music, as well as large sculptural art. Across the grounds, several constructed stages continuously host live music for the duration of the festival. The festival is renowned for showcasing many popular and emerging musical artists, as well as established artists and reunited groups.

Food and Spirits - Inland Empire

Riverside County Fair & Date Festival, Indio - For more than 65 years, families have looked to the Riverside County Fair to give them the best entertainment value – that's why they keep coming back year after year. The Grandstand Arena features exhilarating shows that are a must see including Fiesta Del Charro, Bull-O-Rama, Monster Trucks & Freestyle Motocross, Demolition Derby and the hilarious Camel & Ostrich Races that continue to captivate audiences with their crazy riders and unexpected animal behavior.

Inland Empire Food Truck Fest, Ontario - 50 Gourmet Food Trucks, Live Music, Children's Activity Zone, Active Ride Shop Skateboard Demos and giveaways. Fun for the entire family! Spotlighting the gourmet food truck movement that has exploded over this past year, the IE Food Truck Fest is celebrating this new style of street food to the untapped community of the Inland Empire. A diverse mix of 50 gourmet food trucks will gather in the parking lot along with skateboard demos, live music, children's activity area, giveaways and much more! Make this the community event of the year that you do not want to miss.

Temecula Valley Balloon and Wine Festival, Temecula - This is a popular festival that features balloons and Saturday, a festival within a festival that includes concerts, wine-tasting and much more. Remember, No Smoking around the hot air balloons!