About Ashley

Ashley I am the Managing Editor for InlandEmpire.com. My interests include exploring fun & interesting places and attending as many fairs, festivals, concerts, and beerfests as I can fit into my schedule. I would love to know of anything in your area you want me to check out! ashley@inlandempire.com
Ashley has written 357 articles so far, you can find them below.

Irvine Park Railroad Pumpkin Patch 2015 Review

207   Halloween doesn’t officially start in our house without an early trip to the Irvine Park Railroad Pumpkin Patch. When it comes to pumpkin patches, it’s extremely difficult to beat a carnival style atmosphere, complete with face painting, cotton candy, and balloon animals which thrills the kids. You also get the typical fall activities- a […] Continue reading →

Kids Halloween Fiesta (Victoria Gardens)

Victoria Gardens The Victoria Gardens Kidz Club is putting a new twist on the spookiest of holidays, celebrating Halloween with a special Halloween Fiesta, inspired by the popular movie “The Book of Life.” · This fun event will take place on Saturday, October 17, from 11:00am until 1:00pm in Victoria Gardens’ Chaffey Town Square, and will feature […] Continue reading →

Knotts Scary Farm 2015 Review

132 From creepier villains to impressive animatronics, Knotts Scary Farm has stepped it up in a big way. Not that they were lagging before, but while Knotts has always been known for dark chills, they are now showing off their high-tech skills. They’ve also amped up their theme, dropping the Green Witch’s “Tricksters” and instead giving […] Continue reading →

Oktoberfests 2015 in the Inland Empire

Oktoberfest Big Bear– Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest– Located in the mountain town of Big Bear Lake, our quaint celebration has always been based on the lore of the world’s original Oktoberfest. Over the years, the Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest has become world renown for its own traditions and old-world ambiance, celebrating friends, family and good times. […] Continue reading →

NMCA West Street Car Nationals-Review

002 Excited chatter filled the air, engines rev’d and racers and fans alike all undaunted by the 100+ degree weather, eagerly anticipated their brackets being called. From high performance racing vehicles to fun off-roading buggies- all skill levels had their chance to shine.   Auto Club Dragway has one of the best racing surfaces in the […] Continue reading →

2015 Jurupa Valley Foodfest

1 The Jurupa Valley Rotary Club and the Jurupa District Lions Club are working together to bring you the 15th Annual Jurupa Valley Foodfest at the Jurupa Valley Spectrum. There will be tastes provided by your local restaurants. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. and the tastes will be served from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Come […] Continue reading →

Field of Screams 2015 (Lake Elsinore) Preview

FOS-Logo Lake Elsinore Storm Events, in conjunction with The Bloodshed Brothers and Twisted Scare, are pleased to announce the return of Field of Screams: The Haunted Stadium for the 2015 Halloween season. Riverside County’s premiere destination for Halloween haunts is set for another record-breaking year, with four NEW mazes and other improvements planned for the eighth […] Continue reading →

10th Annual Pumpkin Patch @ Irvine Park RR

xHDS6sMoglA9AqxhPv2E8WDfUKrGH-136NsmMFJNgKs Irvine Park Railroad’s 10th annual Pumpkin Patch is fun for the entire family! Children and adults are invited to the Pumpkin Patch which is open daily at 10:00 am, beginning September 19th through October 31st. Irvine Park Railroad is located inside of Irvine Regional Park in the foothills of Orange, California. The Pumpkin Patch is […] Continue reading →

Los Angeles Fair 2015 Review

082 Most of us have been to the Los Angeles County Fair. I don’t need to explain how enormous it is (and if you have been to out of state fairs, you’re even more aware of its enormity), the extremely wide array of shopping opportunities (nearly everything you can imagine, and a lot of things you […] Continue reading →