Are You Ready For Octoberfest in Riverside?

October is here! And if you are an adult who loves beer, that can only mean one thing: Octoberfest! If you are ready for a night filled with Bavarian music, imported beer. German food and much more, Octoberfest at the Fairplex is the place to be. The event is located in Pomona at the home of the LA County Fair and is expected to feature excellent food, beer, games and celebrate all things Bavarian culture. The Octoberfest is scheduled to take place every weekend in October, beginning at 6pm and ending at midnight. Here is a bit more information about the biggest Octoberfest in the area. Have fun and enjoy the festivities.


Friday, October 14* 6 p.m. – midnight
Saturday, October 15* 6 p.m. – midnight
Friday, October 21* 6 p.m. – midnight
Saturday, October 22* 6 p.m. – midnight
Friday, October 28* 6 p.m. – midnight
Saturday, October 29* 6 p.m. – midnight


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.


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.


Get Free Admission to the Riverside Art Museum This Summer

Museums are a great way to stay busy during the hot summer months while still learning and taking in a bit of culture. If you have kids, getting them out to an exhibit is a great way to get them off the iPad, videos games and television. This summer the Riverside Art Museum will be offering FREE admission every Sunday until mid August. If you have a family, paying for a museum entrance for multiple people can be expensive, so be sure to take advantage of this wonderful community resource.


Riverside Art Museum

7/17/2016 12:00 PM

Ai Kelley,,  and, 951.684.7111

Every Sunday, from June 19 – August 14, 2016

12 noon – 4 p.m.

free Zumba on June 26, July 17, and August 14 from 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Cost: Free

Visit the Riverside Community Gardens Spring Exhibit

The Riverside City College Community Garden’s Spring will be hosting an art exhibit on Saturday, May 7th 2016. The event is free and open to the public with the goal of celebrating the Riverside community garden, local artists and the Riverside community college. Attendees will receive free refreshments, and be entertained with music, nature and an art show. If you are interested in participating as an artist, volunteer or attend the event, contact / or visit the garden’s Facebook page at:


If you are looking to get more involved in your community, interact with residents and make a few new friends, this is the event to attend. Have fun and do not forget to RSVP for this great community resource. The city of Riverside looks forward to seeing you there.