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 460 articles so far, you can find them below.

“Off the Hook” Seafood Festival (Santa Monica)

off-the-hook-255 OFF THE HOOK Seafood Festival splashes onto the Santa Monica Pier in celebration of National Seafood Month on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016 from 3-7 p.m. This annual, community fundraising event showcases the city’s best restaurants and chefs with dishes featuring their favorite underwater ingredients. Attendees will enjoy food and drink tastings, beer gardens, live music, games, […] Continue reading →

2016 Riverside Mariachi Festival (9/24)

Riverside Mariachi On Saturday, September 24th (From 9-8:30PM) the City of Riverside will host the annual Mariachi Festival at Fairmount Park located at 2601 Fairmount Blvd. Nationally recognized mariachis including Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles alongside the colorful dance steps of Ballet Folklórico performances will entertain guests throughout the event. Vendors will provide food and crafts that reflect the […] Continue reading →

Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor 2016 Preview

darkharbor2015-26-1 The Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor has a new cantankerous resident spirit, Iron Master. His torrid legend is brought to life through Intrepid. The new maze transports guests aboard a steamin’ locomotive, back to the birthplace of the Golden Era of Travel –Scotland’s storied shipyard of Clydebank. Blazing down the Iron Master’s death-defying tracks, guests will […] Continue reading →

Riverside Arts & Music Fest (9/17/16)

14203393_1208451582512728_1122079299518340248_n The Arts and Music Fest is located on University from Lemon to Market in Downtown Riverside, California on 9-17-16. The stage will be located at University and Lemon with audience viewing from the stage to Orange. Cultural performances will be featured on the stage from 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. when the free concert begins with […] Continue reading →

Los Angeles County Fair 2016 Review

carnival 5 reasons to go the Los Angeles County Fair in 2016 THE FOOD: Obvious? Maybe not. I think sometimes we forget that LA and Riverside Counties have the most diverse food options in the country. The LA fair represents this by offering Harold & Belles crawfish etouffee, kabobs, Mexican Food from the “famous” King Taco, Biggys Bacon wrapped pork […] Continue reading →

2016 Knotts Scary Farm Preview

Scary Farm Nurse Whatever You’re Imagining, It’s Here… Back again for it’s 44th year…KNOTT’S SCARY FARM! NEW ATTRACTIONS…. Shadow Lands (New for 2016): A fulfilling life ensures a soul safe passage into eternity, but what happens to the souls of soldiers slain in battle? Enter the hair-raising Shadow Lands maze and fight off demon samurais whose souls are […] Continue reading →

Norco Fair 2016 (9/1-9/5)

Fair The Norco Fair starts Thursday, September 1st and runs through labor day, September 5th! Thursday night will officially open the fair with a Opening Flag Ceremony, pagents, and awards. The fair really gets started on Friday (9/2)! Fair entry is 15. Extra cost for carnival ride and games. From 9/2 (Friday) from 9/5 (Monday): EVENTS: […] Continue reading →