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Arts in the Inland Empire

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Exodus Festival Las Vegas

Exodus Festival Las Vegas

**Updated article March 19, 2013** Afrojack has been announced as the headliner for Exodus Festival Las Vegas 2013! With him along with Calvin Harris playing the tunes at this year’s event, Vegas is sure to be the place to be during Summer 2013. Now, as long as you get your tickets in time you’re good. [...]

January 21, 2013 ThingsToDo

Undefined Art: A Mobile Gallery Event – Sat. Jan 19

Undefined Art: A Mobile Gallery Event – Sat. Jan 19

Undefined Art: A Mobile Gallery Event is an outdoor art exhibition full of local area artists displaying their work. There will be live painters and live music. Visitors will be able to view and purchase pieces of art created by local (Inland Empire) artists. The event is Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013 from 11 a.m. to [...]

January 14, 2013 Ross French

2012 Palm Springs Pride Celebration November 3rd-4th

2012 Palm Springs Pride Celebration November 3rd-4th

The 2012 Palm Springs Pride Festival is now underway. This is the 26th year that Palm Springs Pride has thrown this event. This weekend, you can partake in various outdoor festivities to show your support for the LGBT Community. Expect to see performances from many great artists in addition to the many great booths there are [...]

November 3, 2012 Andrea C

President of Production for Sony Pictures Animation will speak at UC Riverside on Nov. 7

President of Production for Sony Pictures Animation will speak at UC Riverside on Nov. 7

Michelle Raimo Kouyate, president of production for Sony Pictures Animation, will speak at the University of California, Riverside on Wednesday, Nov. 7 at 4 p.m. in Highlander Union Building 302N. The event is free and open to the public. Parking is $5 for non-permit holders. RSVP online at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/SY9XNGN Kouyate will discuss her early foray [...]

October 25, 2012 Ross French

Craft Ladies Present Craft for the Cure

Craft Ladies Present Craft for the Cure

It might be a bit of a trek – but it will be well worth it to spend a fun night in Hollywood with the Craft Ladies.  The “Craft Ladies” comedy web series is harnessing the power of crafting to fight breast cancer with their event Craft For The Cure on October 23 from 7 [...]

October 20, 2012 Rina G

Chalk Art Festival in Pomona

Chalk Art Festival in Pomona

Its that time again to get creative on your hands and knees as the annual Chalk Art Festival returns to Downtown Pomona.  The festival features colorful chalk-ful-of-art by children, families and professional artists. Since the event first began back in 2007 has drawn people from all walks of life to enjoy this colorful event. The [...]

October 16, 2012 Claudia Amezcua

Dia De Los Muertos at Hollywood Forever Cemetery

Dia De Los Muertos at Hollywood Forever Cemetery

If your a fan of Dia de Los Muertos art and tradition then you wont want to miss the 13th Annual Dia de Los Muertos at Hollywood Forever Cemetery. The annual celebration features 100+ alters, hundreds of Aztec Ritual dancers, art, food and a performance from Grammy Award Winning and home town natives Ozomatli. The event [...]

October 16, 2012 Claudia Amezcua

Scrapbook Expo at the Ontario Convention Center

Scrapbook Expo at the Ontario Convention Center

Calling all passionate crafters in the Inland Empire!!!  Scrapbook Expo will be at the Ontario Convention Center this weekend Oct. 12 & 13, 2012.  Anyone with a passion for scrapbooking and other paper crafts or who has an interest in learning more about crafting will find something to do at Scrapbook Expo.  This is a [...]

October 11, 2012 Rina G

Empire Tattoo Studios Dia De Los Muertos Art Show

Empire Tattoo Studios Dia De Los Muertos Art Show

If you’re a fan of both tattoo’s and art then you’re going to love what’s happening over at Empire Tattoo Studios. They are going to be hosting a Dia De Los Muertos art show a few days after Halloween. The art show is going to a great blend of everything that you love about tattoos [...]

October 10, 2012 John D.

Long Night of Arts and Innovation – Riverside – Oct 4, 2012

Long Night of Arts and Innovation – Riverside – Oct 4, 2012

Downtown Riverside will transform into an interactive stage to entertain, educate and amaze participants about the scientific and artistic accomplishments achieved in our region on October 4, 2012. [...]

September 26, 2012 ThingsToDo

Batman Live – Anaheim & Los Angeles – Review

Batman Live – Anaheim & Los Angeles – Review

If you’re looking for fun with the family, Batman Live pitted all your favorite Batman villains against Bruce Wayne, Dick Grayson, and Alfred. The cast and crew put on a wonderful display of magic, pyrotechnics, choreography, and design.  The wardrobes included bits and pieces that alluded to each of the Batman epics from the 1990s. [...]

September 6, 2012 Alex C Payne

DAYGLOW LA 2012 – Life In Color: The E.N.D

DAYGLOW LA 2012 – Life In Color: The E.N.D

For the second year in a row, Los Angeles will be graced with “Americas Largest Paint Party” “Life In Color: The E.N.D” (formerly DAYGLOW) at The Shrine Expo Hall on Saturday, November 17th, 2012 8:00pm. Life In Color: The End – Preview August 28th By: John Faheem The Worlds largest paint party (18+ event) started in 2006 [...]

August 29, 2012 John Faheem

Notable Residents: James Brown, Author and Professor

Notable Residents: James Brown, Author and Professor

The Inland Empire is host to a lot of different places and people. One thing that a lot of folks in the area don’t realize is how many of our residents are quite notable around the world. We were recently lucky enough to meet up with the author of “The Los Angeles Diaries”, James Brown, [...]

August 28, 2012 John D.

Fashion’s Night Out Riverside 2012

Fashion’s Night Out Riverside 2012

Fashion’s Night Out Riverside 2012 will bring the second annual instlalment of this fashion-forward event in downtown Riverside on Thursday, September 8, 2012. Fashion’s Night Out (FNO) is a fashion and shopping extravaganza event that was first launched in New York three years ago and has since expanded to include: Los Angeles, Atlanta, Houston, Milan, [...]

August 20, 2012 Adina

Craftin’ in the City – A Make and Take Marathon

Craftin’ in the City – A Make and Take Marathon

Have you heard all the hype about crafting lately?  Seems the City of Riverside is catching on to the craze as well with Craftin’ in the City – A Make and Take Marathon.  This chic and hip event is for crafters of all ages and skill sets and will be held on October 27, 2012 [...]

August 16, 2012 Rina G

Summer Slaughter Tour 2012 @ The Grove of Anaheim August 25′th

Summer Slaughter Tour 2012 @ The Grove of Anaheim August 25′th

The Summer Slaughter Tour 2012 on August 25 at the Grove in Anaheim is a great way to commemorate a summer full of extreme musical festivals. This summer the tour has been making its rounds throughout North America and Southern California is fortunate to have this amazing line-up making a stop in Anaheim. The roster [...]

August 6, 2012 Matthew B

Calvin Harris at Lure Nightclub Hollywood

Calvin Harris at Lure Nightclub Hollywood

One of the world’s best DJs, Calvin Harris, is invading Southern California when he performs at Lure Nightclub in Hollywood on August 10. Of Scottish decent, he’s gained no small amount of notoriety for his hit “Feel So Close,” which has been used in major car commercials. Tickets are $100, a score given that Lure’s [...]

August 6, 2012 Kris

L.A. County Fair 2012

L.A. County Fair 2012

The 90th anniversary L.A. County Fair arrives Labor Day Weekend on Friday, August 31st and continues until Sunday, September 30th. The nation’s largest county fair promises 23 days of excitement for all by offering an eclectic mix of world-class concerts, educational, diverse and interactive exhibits, mouth-watering food, unique shopping, exciting horse racing, a thrilling carnival [...]

August 1, 2012 John D.

B.B. King @ Morongo Casino & Resort on September 8

B.B. King @ Morongo Casino & Resort on September 8

The arid desert around Cabazon will become an epicenter for sadness and regret on September 8 when Blues legend B.B. King will play at Morongo Casino & Resort. In related news, your fedora-wearing friend who always brings his guitar to house parties is super excited. The 86-year-old King is widely regarded as one of the [...]

July 29, 2012 Matthew Bramlett

BAM Fest (Beer, Art, and Music Festival) Santa Monica

BAM Fest (Beer, Art, and Music Festival) Santa Monica

Save the date for October 6 when the Beer, Art and Music Festival hits sunny Santa Monica. A festival celebrating art, music, and craft beer (hey, it’s another form of art), BAM is one of the pioneering events of its kind on L.A.’s westside. It offers a trifecta of locally produced art, music, and suds [...]

July 26, 2012 Kris

Fontana Art Walk- Saturday, 07/28/12

Fontana Art Walk- Saturday, 07/28/12

Come out to the 4th annual Fontana Arts Festival for an evening of celebrating the arts! Take a stroll down the Artwalk where 50 local artists will showcase and sell their creations! Guest artists will also hold live demonstrations and hands-on workshops for attendees of all ages. Saturday, July 28th 5:00pm-9:00pm Fontana Park-15556 Summit Ave, [...]

July 24, 2012 Keith Kahn

The Power of the Riff Festival @ The Echoplex August 11′th

The Power of the Riff Festival @ The Echoplex August 11′th

Looking for the most extreme musical event of the summer? Then look no further and prepare yourself for The Power of the Riff Festival at the Echoplex on August 11’th! The Echo and Echoplex are well known for bringing underground tunes to happy hipsters in L.A and surrounding areas, but for an entire day the [...]

July 20, 2012 Matthew B

13 Irresistible Reasons to take a midweek, summer stay-cation in Temecula

13 Irresistible Reasons to take a midweek, summer stay-cation in Temecula

1. More Affordable Midweek Hotel Accommodations and Recreation Take the time to check out the Palomar Inn Hotel, a 10-room, historical landmark built in the late 1920s. From here, do a self-guided Old Town historic walking tour arch-to-arch; visit the They Passed This Way Monument; shop for antiques and collectibles; and dine alfresco at Old [...]

July 18, 2012 Ashley

Pete and Pete Reunion Show @ The Orpheum in Los Angeles on August 28

Pete and Pete Reunion Show @ The Orpheum in Los Angeles on August 28

Jerkweeds everywhere rejoice. The Cinefamily group, masters of nostalgia and found footage from years past, is teaming up with FYF to bring to life the dreams of millions of 90s kids by creating the first and only Pete and Pete Reunion Show. The show will take place on August 28 at the end of Cinefamily’s [...]

July 17, 2012 Matthew Bramlett

Free viewing of LA Phil Rehearsals @ The Hollywood Bowl

Free viewing of LA Phil Rehearsals @ The Hollywood Bowl

The Los Angeles Philharmonic is known for many things, especially their amazing live performances, but one thing people don’t know is their free rehearsals. Every Tuesday and Thursday the LA Phil at the Hollywood bowl allows anyone who would like to come and watch their dress rehearsals for absolutely free! In fact, they are known [...]

July 13, 2012 John D.

Orange County Fair 2012 – Info / Photos

Orange County Fair 2012 – Info / Photos

It’s that time of year again…fair season! Friday the 13th  of July starts us off with the very popular Orange County Fair! Although it is technically smaller than the Los Angeles County Fair, it’s hardly noticeable with the wide variety of food and shopping opportunities. Grab your friends and just eat your way through the [...]

July 13, 2012 Ashley

National Day of the Cowboy Events in Redlands

National Day of the Cowboy Events in Redlands

The city of Redlands will be honoring California’s rich Cowboy heritage with some really awesome events at the end of the month to commemorate The National Day of the Cowboy. Starting on Sunday, July 22nd, the historic Fox Theater will host a 50th anniversary screening of John Ford’s classic 1962 film, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, [...]

July 6, 2012 John D.

Pacific Festival: The Dunes

Pacific Festival: The Dunes

**Photo/Editorial Review September 3, 2012** Pacific Festival: The Dunes rocked Newport Beach on Sept. 2, bringing Orange County the the hint of sun, easy living and fun that it’s known for. The event seemed almost like Coachella, but without the hippy element. Full of young, college-aged people, the Pacific Festival exemplifies a youthful West Coast. [...]

July 5, 2012 Kris

Old Pasadena Film Festival 2012

Old Pasadena Film Festival 2012

Showing a wide variety of genres that reflect the urban setting of Old Pasadena alleys, courtyards, and buildings. Most movies are screened in unique outdoor settings and unconventional indoor spaces. All movies are FREE! July 5th  @ 8:30PM- Batman (One Colorado Courtyard, 41 Hugus Alley) July 6th  @ 8:00PM- A Map for Saturday (Distant Lands, [...]

July 3, 2012 Ashley

Mega Munny Art Contest at Comic Quest in Redlands

Mega Munny Art Contest at Comic Quest in Redlands

Comic Quest in Redlands is having their 4th Mega Munny art contest this coming August. For those who don’t know, Munnys are a vinyl toy by Kidrobot that are completely customizable and, if you do a quick google search, you can actually see how wild some people get with them. Comic Quest has done this [...]

June 28, 2012 John D.