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!

Comfortable Riverside Living at Corona Pointe Resort

Corona Pointe Resort

If you are on the lookout for a holiday destination, Corona Pointe Resort located in the Riverside area on Pierce Street is your ultimate accommodation choice. It is fitted with state of the art amenities for all your needs and comfort.

Some of the outstanding apartment features include electronic entry access to a spacious apartment fitted with hardwood floors, walk in closets, a fireplace and central air and heating systems. The apartment is designed to provide maximum comfort and security for you.

The apartment also has a large backyard suitable for relaxation. For those who would like to fix themselves a snack or drink, the apartment kitchen has a state of the art kitchen equipment including a refrigerator.

Other communal features within the resort include a beach entry, lagoon pool with underground speakers. At Corona Pointe Resort, you will have access to Zumba, spin, and aerobic classes. If you love the outdoors, you will enjoy the playground with social amenities such as tennis and other outdoor games.

Come and experience the comfort and amazing facilities we have. For more information on our beautiful community, click here.

Fun Summer Activities in Riverside

What do you usually do as a fun summer activity? Do you like going out with friends and family, or are you more interested in the idea of recharging by yourself? Instead of spending lots of money to treat yourself to a vacation, why not enjoy some of the fun spots in and around your town? Here are the best places around you to indulge in some fun summer activities:

Riverside Metropolitan Museum
Museum in Riverside, California
The Riverside Metropolitan Museum, or RMM, is a history, anthropological, and natural science museum located in the historic Mission Inn District of Riverside, California, United States.
Address: 3580 Mission Inn Avenue, Riverside, CA 92501
Phone: (951) 826-5273

Jurupa Mountains Discovery Center
Nature-focused activities include an earth science museum & hands-on learning with rocks & fossils.
Address: 7621 Granite Hill Dr, Riverside, CA 92509
Phone: (951) 685-5818

AMF Riverside Lanes
Long-standing chain of bowling alleys featuring casual grub & pitchers, leagues & party events.
Address: 10781 Indiana Ave, Riverside, CA 92503
Hours: Open today · 1PM–1AM
Phone: (951) 353-2695

Best Independence Day Destinations In Riverside

Many people claim that Independence Day is their favorite holiday, and it’s pretty easy to see why. Fourth of July takes place in the summer (many people’s favorite season) and is associated with a whole list of fun things, such as fireworks, hot dogs, barbecues, swimming pools, family, friends, and a day off of school and work.

Given that this sacred holiday only comes once a year, it’s important to try and think about what to do this Independence Day! Here are some of the best Independence Day destinations to throw a picnic at in your hometown.

Fairmount Park
Fairmount Park is a park in Riverside, California. In 2011, Fairmount Park, Riverside, California was one of ten public places named to the APA’s great places in America. The park is located at 2601 Fairmount Boulevard.
Address: 2601 Fairmount Blvd, Riverside, CA 92501
Area: 35 acres
Phone: (951) 826-2000

Sycamore Highlands Park
Address: 5777 Fair Isle Dr, Riverside, CA 92507
Hours: Open today · Open 24 hours
Phone: (951) 715-3430

Cool Gift’s For Dad’s In Riverside

Father’s Day is almost here, so it’s time to start thinking about some gift ideas. Luckily, if you live in the city of Riverside, there are plenty of stores that house items your father may appreciate as a gift. And if you’re still not quite sure what to get him, you can always consider getting him a gift card from any of these stores near you:

Best Buy
Electronics store in Riverside, California
Chain retailer with a large array of brand-name electronics, computers, appliances & more.
Address: 3900 Tyler St, Riverside, CA 92503
Hours: Open today · 10AM–9PM
Phone: (951) 343-8960

Ross Dress for Less
Retail chain selling brand-name clothing, shoes, accessories & housewares at discount prices.
Located in: Baker’s Drive-Thru
Address: Towne Center, 10255 Magnolia Ave, Riverside, CA 92503
Hours: Open today · 9AM–11PM
Phone: (951) 509-3541

Barnes & Noble
Bookseller chain stocking housebrand eReader, plus a broad selection of titles for adults & kids.
Located in: Galleria at Tyler
Address: 3485 Tyler St, Riverside, CA 92503
Hours: Open today · 9AM–11PM
Phone: (951) 358-0899

Upcoming June Events near Your Riverside Home

June is right around the corner and it’s time to start thinking about summer. If you are looking for some activities to do in Riverside, CA, check out some of these upcoming events.

At the public library in downtown Riverside the Inlandia Instutute will present Literature on the Lawn on June 2nd.. The event will take place on the front lawn of the library from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The open mic will feature writers from the University of California Riverside’s literary journal. The event is free and open to the public. You can find more information about the event here.

For a family-friendly event, you should check out the 17th Annual Junteenth Celebration. This event features local community talent, historical presentation, food and refreshments. This event wil be held on Saturday, June 4th and promptly starts at 12p.m.

Also on June 2nd in downtown Riverside is the Downtown Flashmob. The event will take place from 6:30 p.m to 8:30 p.m. The Room to Dance, and World to Dance group will fill the streets of downtown Riverside in a flashmob performance. With the help of the Brazilian drum group the dance trouped will perform samba, hip hop, break dance and more.