Labor Day Weekend is Coming Up!

Labor Day Weekend is coming up! It’s not only a time to take a break; it’s also a time to reflect on the social and economic achievements of the hard working Americans in the past and present. So relax, clear your mind, and have some fun!

Riverside, California offers plenty to do for the outdoor lovers, like heading out to the Hidden Valley Nature Center! There’s access to 25 miles of alluring hiking and equestrian trails. It’s great for those who want and need to get away from the lights and sounds of the city. There’s also the Riverside Art Museum, which is always something fun and educational for the family. There are interactive exhibits as well for the kiddos! Sometimes though, you just need to make a staycation out of your weekend and stay at home! Pull the grill out, invite some family and friends over, and enjoy a good meal together.

Regardless of what you choose to do with your holiday, have a very safe and fun weekend!

Best Family Friendly Activities in Riverside

Summer is a great time to bond with your family and create new experiences. If you are looking for affordable and outdoor related activities, here is a quick list of things to try.

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GLO Mini Golf

1299 Tyler

Riverside, CA 92503

Phone number: (951) 543-4103

Who doesn’t love mini golf. The activity is affordable and easy enough for everyone in the family to try.

 

The Cove Waterpark

4310 Camino Real

Riverside, CA 92509

Phone number: (951) 360-1974

Most kids want to live in the water during the summer. The Cover Waterpark is an affordable water world for kids in Riverside.

 

Rancho Jurupa Park

4800 Crestmore Rd

Riverside, CA 92509

Phone number: (951) 684-7032

Is great for jogging, running or just letting the kids explore for a few hours. The shade and breeze will also keep you cool during those unbearable summer months.

 

Tips For Living Next To a Construction Zone in Riverside

If there is construction work being done near your apartment, you already know what a nightmare that situation can be. Particularly if is being done early in the morning, or if you have children and cannot get them to nap throughout the day. If you are living in such a situation, here are a few tips for surviving a construction area.

 

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Know the rules: every city has a various set of regulations for construction crews working in residential area. The most common of which is work cannot be done before 7am and after 5pm. Visit your local city has and find out other regulations.

 

Create a quiet room: sometimes construction work follows every regulation in the book, but the noise is still unbearable. If that is the case, try to create a quiet room by hanging heavy curtains, or cover your window with a foam bed topper—anything to reduce the noise.

Valentine’s Day Dinner Locations In Riverside

Valentine’s Day only happens once a year, so you might as well get it right. And the first step to creating a perfect evening is by finding a great place to have dinner. Many restaurants will put together a special holiday menu with a romantic dish or desert featured for the evening. If you still haven’t found a nice restaurant to try this holiday, here are three great locations near your Riverside apartment. Planning the rest of the evening, however, is up to you. Just be sure to call and make a reservation ASAP.

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Mario’s Place
3646 Mission Inn Ave
Riverside, CA 92501

Phone number:(951) 684-7755
Italian

 

The Salted Pig
3700 12th St
Riverside, CA 92501

Phone number: (951) 848-4020
Traditional American

 

Koreana Grill BBQ Buffet

10051 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92503

Phone number: (951) 688-9000
Korean Food

 

 

Best Super Bowl Sports Bars In Riverside

Where will you be when the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers face off this Sunday during the biggest game of the year? Alone in your apartment if you do not find a sports bar showing the game soon. The Super Bowl is the one must-see sporting event of the year and even if you are not a fan, the game is still something to witness (mainly because of the commercials). Here is a quick list of a few places showing the game near you, just be sure to call head just in case a reservation is required.

 

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The Beach

8022 Limonite Ave
Riverside, CA 92509

Phone number: (951) 360-4700

 

De Via Bella’s Pizza & Sports Bar

3812 Pierce St
Riverside, CA 92503

Phone number: (951) 358-0621

 

Duke’s Bar and Grill

3221 Iowa Ave
Riverside, CA 92507

Phone number: (951) 248-1143

 

 

President’s Day Camp In Riverside

Are you looking for a fun activities to keep your kids busy, while meeting new people and making friends? This President’s Day the Riverside Parks and Recreation Department, will be hosting a program for Alvord Unified School District students at La Sierra Park on Tuesday, February 8, starting and 7am and lasting until 6pm. Youth ages 5 to 12 (6th grade) are welcome to enjoy the day that will feature president-themed arts and crafts, indoor/outdoor games, sports, and activities.

 

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Participants are required to bring their own lunch. If you are interested in the program please contact the Riverside Parks and Recreation at rivreg.org, parks@riversideca.gov, 951-826-2000. The program will be held at two different costs and last an entire week.

La Sierra Park

7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

$95/5 days ($105/Non-Resident)

 

Bryant Park

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

$38/5 days ($57/Non-Resident)

 

Where to Get Great Sushi in Riverside

Let’s eat! The beginning year is always about pushing your limits and trying something new. Well, let 2016 be the time to explore new and interesting cuisines (who wants to keep eating at the same boring restaurants?). Sushi can be off limits for some eaters, however, raw fish is simply amazing (once you get used to it) and a sushi dining experience can be one of the best dining options around. Here are three great sushi locations to try near your Riverside apartment. Good eating and enjoy!

 

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Sushi Ok

5228 Arlington Ave
Riverside, CA 92504

Phone number: (951) 689-8054

 

Sushi Asahi

2955 Van Buren Blvd
Riverside, CA 92503

Phone number: (951) 637-1313

 

Sushi Station

19029 Van Buren Blvd
Riverside, CA 92508

Phone number: (951) 789-0068

 

Joe’s Sushi Japanese Restaurant

9555 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92503

Phone number: (951) 446-1861