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Spring brings tons of things to do and events to the Inland Empire. From art and film to food and wine festivals, there's something for everyone to enjoy across Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. If you need even more ideas for how to fill your social calendar, check out events in Los Angeles County and Orange County.

La Quinta Arts Festival

Thursday, March 2nd – Sunday, March 5th
10AM-5PM
lqaf.com

Events in the Inland Empire  March 2017 

The annual La Quinta Arts Festival will return to the La Quinta Civic Center Campus. The award-winning event brings in art patrons and tourists alike for live entertainment, food, wine and beer to accompany the amazing art. Tickets are $17 for a single day entry or $22 for the multi day pass.

2017 Native Film Fest

Thursday, March 2nd –

February has flown by and right now we're looking forward to spring and all of the events in Orange County this March 2017. Some of the most exciting events we're looking forward to are OC Restaurant Week, Babychella (yes, it's just like it sounds), and the Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival. 

Porto’s Bakery & Café Grand Opening

Wednesday, March 1st
6:00AM
portosbakery.com

Events in Orange County March 2017

Image: Yelp

Did you know that Porto’s Bakery & Café was voted Yelp’s #1 Restaurant in the Country for 2016? Yeah, it’s kind of a big deal. The delicious Cuban bakery has three stores in LA County and the Buena Park store will be the first in Orange County. Serving up delectable pastries, savory sandwiches, specialty beverages and their famous potato balls,

You have worked hard your entire life, saved up a bit of a nest egg, and now you are ready to enjoy it. That means retirement is coming, and along with that comes the important decision about where you would like to live out your golden years. There are so many options whether you’re relocating a few cities away or across the country.

What’s important is to start getting an idea of what your ideal retirement community should include. Here’s a quick list of popular retirement spots within Southern California and across the country to give you a start.  

Southern California

Southern California real estate is expensive, but you can find great communities hidden within for a much smaller price tag. According to Trendgraphix, the average sold price

Check out the best events in the Inland Empire this February 2017. Between Riverside and San Bernardino Counties, there are plenty of reasons to get out and have some fun this month. If you need Valentine's date ideas for your sweetheart or a weekend getaway suggestion, there's plenty to choose from. For even more things to do in Southern California this month, check out our list of events in LA County and Orange County.

Pechanga's Annual Chocolate Decadence & Wine Festival

Decadence: Friday, February 10th 7PM-10PM
Wine Festival: Saturday, February 11th 1PM-5PM
pechanga.com

This will be one sweet weekend. Hundreds of wine varieties, sweet and savory chocolate confections, food samples from acclaimed Pechanga Resort & Casino restaurants, live

February 2017 is shaping up to be a sweet month with tons of events in Los Angeles County from Cookie Con and Anti-Valentine's Parties to beer festivals and Long Beach Restaurant Week. Check out the list of things to do, fill up your calendar, and get ready for some good times! For even more things to do in your area, check out our list of Orange County events.

Los Angeles A Cappella Festival

February 3rd – February 5th
la-af.com

Events in Los Angeles County February 2017

Source: Facebook

The LAAF is a non-profit music festival produced by The Contemporary A Cappella Society that gathers people from all over the world to celebrate, appreciate and advance vocal music as an art form. Yep, real life Pitch Perfect. Held in Calabasas, the weekend long festival will feature top high

Love going to fun local events in Orange County? Then check out our list of all the exciting stuff happening this February 2016 in Orange County. Highlights include the Socal Winter Brew Fest and the Surf City Marathon. Let the fun begin!

Têt Festival 2017

Friday, January 27th – Sunday, January 29th
tetfestival.org

You can celebrate the Lunar New Year at the OC Fair Grounds this weekend before we welcome the month of February. The Têt Festival is the largest in the world and attracts over 60,000 guests including hundreds vendors all weekend long. Enter the Phở eating contest, watch the Miss Vietnam of Southern California pageant, enter the Talent Show Competition or shop and eat your way through all of the booths. Têt Festival volunteers

January is jam packed with events in Los Angeles County. From the biggest New Years events in LA County to fun all month long, there are plenty of reasons to celebrate and make new memories in 2017. For more last minute New Year’s Eve ideas in LA, check out this nifty list from Thrillist.

New Years Events

Marina Del Rey Fireworks

Saturday, December 31st
7PM-12AM
visitmarinadelrey.com

Marina del Rey will ring in 2017 with a spectacular fireworks show over the harbor. Guests are invited to Burton Chace Park to watch a live, outdoor broadcast on a  jumbo screen of CNN's New Year's Eve Live from Times Square in New York City. At 8:59 pm, join in on the 60-second countdown & view the Times Square ball drop. Then at 9:00 pm, watch the night sky

Christmas is over but the holiday season is still here with tons of New Years events, snow days, winter festivals and more events across Orange County. If you are looking for New Years Eve plans or just want the holiday fun to continue, keep reading for all of the events in Orange County coming January 2017.

New Years Events

 

First Night in Fullerton

Saturday, December 31st
7PM-Midnight
cityoffullerton.com

This year’s festival will be the 25th annual “First Night Fullerton”. The night is 100% family-oriented, alcohol-free, and it takes place in Downtown Fullerton on Harbor Blvd., Pomona Ave., and Wilshire Ave. The night includes stage performances by a variety of bands, roaming entertainment, games, food, zip lining and more. Stick around

Searching for holiday events in the Inland Empire this December? Then you've come to the right list. Check out all the events across Riverside and San Bernardino Counties this month so you know where to catch outdoor skating, holiday parades, craft festivals and more fun in your area.

For even more Southern California fun this December, take a peek at our list of events happening in Orange County and Los Angeles County. 

Chilled Temecula

December 1st – 31st
temeculachilled.com

Events in the Inland Empire December 2016

Celebrate the season in unique Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country style! Relax in the winter sunshine while sipping wine, ice-skating outdoors, strolling under colorful light displays, enjoying "chilled" menu items, and taking in the sights and sounds

It's the most wonderful time of the year with a great line-up of events in Los Angeles County. This December 2016 there are tons of holiday themed events and pop-ups around LA County plus more festivals, food fairs, and entertainment. Check out our list of events and start getting in the holiday spirit in your community!

Snow Day LA

Thursday - Sunday throughout December 
4:30-10:30PM Sat-Sun; 6:30-10:30PM Weekdays
snowlosangeles.com

Events in Los Angeles County December 2016 

Right now there is over 10,000 square feet of downhill PowderPak snow tubing lanes and 9 acres of stunning winter wonderland – in the middle of downtown LA. There’s a magical blizzard every hour and a giant snowman forest light show. Did we mention there’s a VIP lounge where you can order beer and wine while