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Food in the Inland Empire

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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

Women’s Basketball Hot Ticket

Women’s Basketball Hot Ticket

Join the Athletics Association and the Alumni Association on Saturday, January 26 for a great game-day experience. Meet at UCR Chancellor Residence at 12:30 p.m. for lunch and then head to the game as Women’s Basketball takes on UC Davis at 2 p.m. in the SRC Arena. Your order to the Highlander Hot Ticket event [...]

January 7, 2013 UC Riverside Athletics

Homemade Candy Canes at Logan’s Candy – Ontario

Homemade Candy Canes at Logan’s Candy – Ontario

This holiday season, local television show Inland Empire Explorer and host Joel Greene explore Logan’s Candy Shop in the City of Ontario to learn how the owners have been making candy canes (and other candies) by hand for over 79 years! Jerry and his family are one of very few homemade candy cane makers in [...]

December 19, 2012 Inland Empire Explorer

Indulge LA Chocolate Festival and Pastry Show

Indulge LA Chocolate Festival and Pastry Show

It’s time to spoil your sweettooth, when Indulge LA brings the chocolates and pastries to West Los Angeles. On December 29, 2012, leave a little wiggle room in your stomach. Indulge LA is the City of Angels’ premier chocolate festival and pastry show that brings together some of the region’s best chocolate and pastry chefs. [...]

November 21, 2012 Kris

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

Galleria Gourmet Food Truck Festival- Saturday, 11/17/12

Galleria Gourmet Food Truck Festival- Saturday, 11/17/12

Coming to the Galleria at Tyler on Saturday, November 17th, it’s the Galleria Gourmet Food Truck Festival! The Galleria Gourmet Food Truck Festival will feature approximately 25 gourmet food trucks serving a variety of delicious dishes and tasty treats. Grab a cold microbrew from Hangar 24 Craft Brewery and sample food, wine, and cocktails. The [...]

October 23, 2012 Keith Kahn

Fall Harvest Festival Featuring Gourmet Food Trucks- Saturday 10/27/12

Fall Harvest Festival Featuring Gourmet Food Trucks- Saturday 10/27/12

  KCAL Radio * Carnival Rides * Pumpkin Patch * Petting Zoo * Camel Rides * Magic Show * Fun Contests and so much more! Featuring Gourmet Food Trucks! Schmuck Truck Pinks Hot Dogs MeSoHungry Tornado Potato Pearson’s Catfish Macho Nacho No Jodas Kitchen Coolhaus Cupcake Place Tropical Shave Ice **Trucks are subject to change** [...]

October 18, 2012 Keith Kahn

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

Sunday Brunch at the Mission Inn

Sunday Brunch at the Mission Inn

One of the luxuries we have in the Inland Empire is the constant access to the many spoils of the Mission Inn. And one of those happens to be their Sunday Brunch. With a variety of various ethnic and traditional cuisines, it makes any brunch-goer’s experience a one of a kind treat. They have coupled [...]

September 18, 2012 John D.

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

Best Thai in Riverside

Best Thai in Riverside

One of the benefits of being a UCR student is how close you are to amazing food. That’s definitely not the only perk but it sure does make dorm life a lot more fun. There is a lot of different ethnic cuisines that have invaded the downtown and university areas of Riverside and it really [...]

September 9, 2012 John D.

Etiquette and Tea @ The Mission Inn Riverside

Etiquette and Tea @ The Mission Inn Riverside

Every so often there comes a time in someone’s life that requires us to know about some of the finer things in society. While those moments will rarely occur at a pie eating contest, you may find they pop up at at some unexpected times. Well, that’s where the Mission Inn steps in. Located in [...]

September 5, 2012 John D.

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

Upland Food Truck Frenzy – September 22, 2012

Upland Food Truck Frenzy – September 22, 2012

The Upland Food Truck Frenzy is coming to the Cable Airport on Saturday, September 22, 2012. The promoters promise more food truck than last time (shorter lines), an Oktoberfest beer garden from Dale Bros. Brewery and life music. Admission is $5, with VIP early entry coming in at $25. Kids 5 and under are free. [...]

August 31, 2012 ThingsToDo

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.

Palm Springs Food Truck Fest 2012

Palm Springs Food Truck Fest 2012

If you’re on the lookout for more food truck fests, well, look what we have here! For those that don’t mind the desert heat, even though it’s cooling down, here’s the information on the Palm Springs Food Truck Fest. It’s going to be an amazing culinary experience you won’t want to miss out on. Media [...]

August 27, 2012 John D.

Casey’s Cupcakes @ The Mission Inn Riverside

Casey’s Cupcakes @ The Mission Inn Riverside

Casey’s Cupcakes at the Mission Inn in Riverside is something that needs to be experienced. The moment you walk in you’re flooded with delightful pink packages and the warm inviting sight of fresh cupcakes. Don’t let the name fool you though, they are way more than just Cupcakes. From back to school merchandise to delicious [...]

August 15, 2012 John D.

Oasis Vegetarian Cafe in Riverside

Oasis Vegetarian Cafe in Riverside

Be honest. When you think of vegans or vegetarians, you might think of frail, sickly, animal lovers who eat nothing but tofu and dandelions. The idea of changing your entire diet can be an intimidating thing, that’s understandable, but you should know: shut up! You don’t have to worry about giving up great tasting food [...]

August 14, 2012 Richard Bowie

Corona Gourmet Food Truck Fest-Saturday, 8/25

Corona Gourmet Food Truck Fest-Saturday, 8/25

You’ve seen them on TV, you’ve heard about them from your friends, and now they’re coming to The Shops at Dos Lagos in Corona on Saturday, August 25th! The Corona Gourmet Food Truck Festival will feature 36 gourmet food trucks serving a variety of delicious dishes and tasty treats. Grab a cold microbrew from Hangar [...]

August 13, 2012 Keith Kahn

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.

Santiago High School Food Truck Fest- Thursday, 8/16

Santiago High School Food Truck Fest- Thursday, 8/16

Come out and help support the Santiago High School for Shark Fest 2012! Free Admission! Current line-up of Gourmet Food Trucks Baconmania Garlicscapes OC Burgermonster Shortstop BBQ Cupcake Place Tropical Shave Ice **Trucks are subject to change** For more info check out this link or call (951) 739-5600 [...]

August 7, 2012 Keith Kahn

IE Auto Show & Food Truck Fest 2012

IE Auto Show & Food Truck Fest 2012

Bring an appetite to the Inland Empire Auto Show 2012 from Friday to Sunday, August 24-26 because some of the best food trucks from Los Angeles, San Diego and the Inland Empire will be serving up award-winning, on-the-go fare. Famed food trucks at the Food Truck Zone include My Delight Cupcakery, A RockIn Ice, Slammin’ [...]

August 7, 2012 ThingsToDo

Taste of 66 – Food Truck & Wine Festival- August 10 & 11

Taste of 66 – Food Truck & Wine Festival- August 10 & 11

The “Taste of 66″ Food & Wine Festival will showcase the best gourmet foods along Route 66. This is the first of its kind for the Festival and High Desert. The “Taste of 66″ Food & Wine Festival will feature over 65 gourmet food trucks from all over Southern California and will be on-site to [...]

August 6, 2012 Keith Kahn

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

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.

Affogato Sundays @ A La Minute feat. Augie’s Coffee

Affogato Sundays @ A La Minute feat. Augie’s Coffee

One of our favorite things here in the Inland Empire is how mom and pop shops always seem to work together! Probably one of the most delicious examples of this is Augie’s Coffee House and A La Minute in Redlands team up every Sunday for Affogatos! If you don’t know what those are, don’t worry, [...]

July 31, 2012 John D.