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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

LA Weekly’s Plate

LA Weekly’s Plate

Get your calendars set and keep your belly empty for LA Weekly’s Plate food and wine festival on March 3. Los Angeles’s longtime alternative weekly newspaper hosts its 5th annual food and wine event at Petersen Auto Museum in the heart of the City of Angels. Food and wine festivals happen all the time in [...]

January 16, 2013 Kris

Farm Artisan Foods in Redlands Beer Pairing Dinner Ft. Bootlegger’s Brewing Co.

Farm Artisan Foods in Redlands Beer Pairing Dinner Ft. Bootlegger’s Brewing Co.

The 5 course dinner is paired with 5 different styles of beer. Farm Artisan Foods is located at 22 East State Street Redlands, CA 92373. [...]

January 12, 2013 Adina

Inland Empire Brewing Co. 4th Anniversary Beer & Food Truck Festival

Inland Empire Brewing Co. 4th Anniversary Beer & Food Truck Festival

YOU SAW IT HERE FIRST (just like you did last year) Inland Empire Brewing Company (IEBC) in Riverside will host its 4th Anniversary Beer and Food Truck Festival on Saturday, February 23, 2013. The doors open at 1 p.m. for general admission, with tickets coming in at $40. Spend an extra $10 and you’ll be [...]

January 12, 2013 ThingsToDo

Bock Fest 2013

Bock Fest 2013

**Photo/editorial review** If the organizers of Bockfest 2013 learned anything from their event on Jan. 26, 2013, it better be that they’re going to need a bigger venue. So many people came out to try all the Bocks and other beer sampled that the event’s success was obvious. Bockfest was packed, and it’s a testament [...]

December 26, 2012 Kris

Breweries in the Inland Empire

Breweries in the Inland Empire

So you're a beer head wondering where every brewery and brew-pub in the Inland Empire is? We've got the full list! [...]

December 16, 2012 ThingsToDo

Ritual Brewing Co. – Redlands

Ritual Brewing Co. – Redlands

Ritual Brewing Co. in Redlands adds yet another brewery to the rapidly expanding list of breweries in the Inland Empire. Ritual differs from all other new breweries in one major respect- this  brewery is enormous. Located in a light industrial area of Redlands on Lugonia Ave. at the corner of Research Drive (just West of [...]

November 25, 2012 ThingsToDo

Localicious in Santa Monica Review

Localicious in Santa Monica Review

The second annual “Good Food Festival” began with food insights and ended with savory delights! On November 3rd, LACMA hosted the “Good Food Conference” where farmers, chefs, community leaders and foodies of all kinds filled the museum to participate in the “Good Food Revolution”. This movement is dedicated to promote healthy eating and more jobs [...]

November 8, 2012 Ashley

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

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

Oktoberfest Inland Empire 2012

Oktoberfest Inland Empire 2012

Oktoberfest 2012 in the Inland Empire presents no shortage of opportunities to wash down your pretzels with beer, brats and dancing throughout Riverside and San Bernardino counties! Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest Big Bear is hands down the most talked about Oktobfest in the I.E. As I.E. Weekly reports, you might as well be in Germany, [...]

September 19, 2012 ThingsToDo

Taste of Arcadia with Penny Davidi and Jyll Everman!

Taste of Arcadia with Penny Davidi and Jyll Everman!

  “The Next Food Network Star” and “Chopped All-Stars” contestant Penny Davidi is coming to the “Los Angeles County Arboretum” with “The Next Food Network Star” Finalist Jyll Everman  to judge the annual “Taste of Arcadia”! With the beautiful arboretum as the perfect backdrop local restaurants, caterers, and wine/beer vendors battle it out Monday, September [...]

September 13, 2012 Ashley

5 Family Friendly Things To Do in Temecula

5 Family Friendly Things To Do in Temecula

Mr. Pennypickles Museum-  Explore the house/lab of a crazy (fic) inventor, who has changed every room  to be an interactive wonderland. In his living room he has a hot air balloon, his study has a time machine, and don’t even think about using the restroom, because he’s turned his toilet into a hydroelectric generator!  Although [...]

August 31, 2012 Ashley

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

Palm Springs Props and Hops beer festival

Palm Springs Props and Hops beer festival

If you like beer and airplanes, then you’re going to love the Props and Hops festival! To be honest, if you love either beer or planes separately then you’re still going to love this event. And if we’re being really honest, if you like kittens and heavy artillery you’re still going to enjoy this event. [...]

August 27, 2012 John D.

Hard Haunted Mansion Nov. 3rd in Downtown LA

Hard Haunted Mansion Nov. 3rd in Downtown LA

Tickets for this year’s Hard Haunted Mansion, or Hard Day of the Dead, go on sale August 11th at 12pm (PST). The event is scheduled to take place on Saturday, November 3rd from 6pm to 2am at LA Historic Park in Downtown LA. In the past, this event has featured artists such as Skrillex, DJ [...]

August 11, 2012 Andrea C

OC Brew Ha Ha 2012

OC Brew Ha Ha 2012

The OC Brew Ha Ha 2012 will be a blast, with over 175 craft and import beers from around the world from 70 award winning breweries on Saturday, September 8, 2012. [...]

August 9, 2012 ThingsToDo

Dripp in Chino Hills Secret Menu

Dripp in Chino Hills Secret Menu

So, none of you heard this from me, but the good folks over at Dripp have a secret menu. The other day we were given super exclusive access to what they serve only to the customers in the know. Now, you fine folks will be apart of that group! If you don’t know about Dripp [...]

August 8, 2012 John D.

SimpliciTea in Rancho Cucamonga

SimpliciTea in Rancho Cucamonga

     If you’re looking for a nice place to relax, drink tea, and watch old movies, then look no further! SimpliciTea in Rancho Cucamonga is now open. This establishment had its Grand Opening on July 25th, but has been quietly open for several months. SimpliciTea brings a nice San Francisco vibe to the Inland [...]

August 4, 2012 Andrea C

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

Los Angeles Epicurean Festival

Los Angeles Epicurean Festival

**Editorial/Photographic Review Dated August 27, 2012** The Los Angeles Epicurean Festival was nothing short of an awesome blend of wine, deserts, meats and fancy treats when it kicked off at Los Angeles’s historic Vibiana cathedral on Sunday, August 26. Sampled for event goers were scores of wines with an international flavor. Indeed, many of the [...]

July 25, 2012 Kris

Black Market Brewing Co. Third Year Anniversary Celebration

Black Market Brewing Co. Third Year Anniversary Celebration

To mark their third birthday, Black Market Brewing Co. will be doing giveaways every half hour on the hour on August 11th. They will be releasing their highly sought after Belgian Quad called Quadrophenia- which at 11% alcohol content, you will certainly have to have a designated driver that day! Vendors will be selling customized [...]

July 18, 2012 Adina

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

Craft Beer Weekend @ The Ace Hotel and Swim Club, Palm Springs

Craft Beer Weekend @ The Ace Hotel and Swim Club, Palm Springs

The Ace Hotel in Palm Springs is going to be hosting their first ever Craft Beer Weekend. This is no small feat for them and they don’t intend to do anything but big! There is going to be a good number of breweries there (Black Market, Stone, Dogfish Head, and more) as well as special [...]

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

Steve Aoki @ Silk the Club in Pechanga Casino, Friday July 13th

Steve Aoki @ Silk the Club in Pechanga Casino, Friday July 13th

DJ/Producer Steve Aoki is scheduled to perform at Silk the Club in the Pechanga Resort & Casino this Friday, July 13th. Aoki has been traveling all around the world this month, performing in countries such as Greece and Austria. Aoki is one of the biggest DJs on the electronic dance music scene today. He just [...]

July 9, 2012 Andrea C

Invasion of the Food Trucks, Redlands

Invasion of the Food Trucks, Redlands

Prepare for the Invasion of the Food Trucks & Beerfest! Saturday, June 30th 11am-5pm at the Municipal parking lot on Redlands Blvd. Between Eureka & Orange St. Featuring a variety of favorite food trucks from the Inland Empire and Beyond! Bacon Mania Tornado Potato WTF Tropical Shave Ice Thai 1 On Suite 106 Slummin Gourmet [...]

June 29, 2012 Keith Kahn

Travel: Northern California Brewery Guide/Map/Tour – Lagunitas, Russian River, Pyramid, Bear Republic

Travel: Northern California Brewery Guide/Map/Tour – Lagunitas, Russian River, Pyramid, Bear Republic

Think San Diego makes Southern California the only home to great beer? Northern California breweries give us a run for our money with three beers from the top 20 Overall Brewing Companies (Lagunitas, Sierra Nevada & Pyramid (North American Breweries)- Southern California has Stone).A trip to Northern California’s breweries also provides a great excuse to go head to [...]

June 24, 2012 ThingsToDo

Rome (without Sublime) Live in Corona @ Mad Hatter

Rome (without Sublime) Live in Corona @ Mad Hatter

X1039 FM is bringing Rome of Sublime with Rome fame to Corona at the all-new Mad Hatter in Corona on Friday, June 29th, 2012. Rome is set to perform a 3 song acoustic show for the first 50 people in the door. Enjoy Mad Hatter’s late Happy Hour special featuring $8 domestic pitchers and other [...]

June 21, 2012 ThingsToDo

Calabasas Malibu Wine & Food Festival

Calabasas Malibu Wine & Food Festival

**Photo Editorial Review Dated June 29** The Calabasas Malibu Wine and Food Festival kicked off on a sunny weekend as hundreds of gourmet food and wine lovers made their way to Calabasas rooftop for some good times. With some live music by a Beach Boys cover band and samples given to event goers by Patron, [...]

June 19, 2012 Kris