Epic Beer Fest San Diego 2013

St. Patty’s Day weekend was a bash in sunny San Diego when the Epic Beer Fest had its inaugural event on the West Coast. More than 80  brewers from all corners of the United States (and even one from Mexicali, Mexico) were on hand pouring 2 oz. samples to thousands of beer lovers. In all, […] Continue reading →

Rileys Farm in Oak Glen

The beautiful and historic “Rileys Farm” in Oak Glen is massive, filled with barns, U-pick fruit orchards, streams, and a restaurant/bakery. The serenity is only broken by occasional musket fire. Double take- musket fire??? Rileys Farm (Not to be mistaken for “Rileys Apple Farm” also in Oak Glen) distinguishes itself from the rest of the […] Continue reading →

The Original Renaissance Pleasure Faire (Irwindale)

The juggling, acrobatic, bawdy, jousting, grog-drinking, singing, dancing, and self-described “rollicking romp” festival returns to town. In short, the Original Renaissance Pleasure Faire in Irwindale is back! With over 1,200 costumed artisans and performers, you are guaranteed to be entertained. Whether you laugh as you hear the “Belles of Bedlam” perform their suggestive songs, cheer […] Continue reading →

Pasadena Restaurant Week (April 21st-April 26, 2013)

Pasadena Restaurant Week is a citywide event featuring the cuisine of many of Pasadena’s top dining establishments. Participating restaurants will offer fixed price dinner and/or lunch menu items for visitors. Dinners will be three-course meals while lunches will consist of two-courses. Depending on the venue and menu offered, meals will be priced at either $26, […] Continue reading →

Taste of Brews 2013 Riverside

The popular Taste of Brews beer festival returns to Riverside’s White Park on Saturday, May 25, 2013! Celebrating it’s summer launch, Taste of Brews offers up 40+ craft breweries!!! This is not just any old beer; we’re talking about the good stuff. The rapidly expanding list of breweries will include: Packinghouse Brewing Company Black Market […] Continue reading →

Pulitzer Prize Winners and IE’s First Latina Judge Highlight Women’s Week at UC Riverside

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (www.ucr.edu) — Raquel Marquez-Britsch, the Inland Empire’s first Latina judge and Pulitzer Prize winning writers Bettina Boxall and Julie Cart of the Los Angeles Times will be the featured speakers at Women’s Week at the University of California, Riverside, beginning March 4. The events are hosted by the UCR Women’s Resource Center (WRC) […] Continue reading →