Inland Empire Taco Festival still on, despite weather

Nothing stops us Inland Empire folks from enjoying delicious tacos…especially not a little rain.

The Inland Empire Taco Festival is happening today (October 13), rain or shine, and yes, you can bring your umbrella.

The event is set for 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at White Park, 3936 Chestnut St., Riverside.

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Suite 106, Phase 2

Christiana and Rebecca Grammer — the two-time “Cupcake Wars”-winning sisters behind Suite 106 Cupcakery — are gearing up for the next phase of their business.

With the help of the Oprah Winfrey Network’s “Mind Your Business with Mahisha,” the sisters are launching a new venture, Mama Lee’s Southern Desserts, in honor of their mother and their childhood memories of her feel-good desserts.

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And Burgers celebrating grand opening with gift card giveaway today

Riverside’s And Burgers is continuing to celebrate its grand opening with a “Share the Health” event today (September 27).

From 4 to 6 p.m., the restaurant will be giving $5 gift cards with purchase.

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The Slummin’ Gourmet is now open in Pomona

Pomona seems to be the place for food trucks to establish their brick and mortar presences.

In March, the acclaimed Los Angeles-based — and Jonathan Gold-approved — food truck Mariscos Jalisco opened a restaurant at 753 E. Holt Ave.

In mid-August, Dia de los Puercos opened its Pomona location at 117 W. Second St.

Now, we have another.

The Slummin’ Gourmet has opened at 224 E. Second St.

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Global Flavor Festival coming to Pomona Saturday

 

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Tickets are available for the Global Flavor Festival, set for 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday (September 22) near the Rookery Alehouse and Grill171 W. Second St., Pomona.

The event will feature live music, international entertainment, and unlimited food and beer samples.

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Liquid Tea Bar opens today in San Bernardino

 

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Liquid Tea Bar is celebrating its grand opening today (September 13).

The tea house is offering a free beverage between noon and 6 p.m. today for those who share the above image on their social media accounts.

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Woops! Bakery now open at Ontario Mills

 

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New York-based Woops! Bakery has opened its first Southern California location at Ontario Mills.

The bakery specializes in macarons, but also sells other pastries, including alfajores, a South American shortbread sandwich cookie filled with either dulce de leche or Nutella.

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Dunkin’ Donuts opens in Rancho Cucamonga tomorrow

As expected, Dunkin’ Donuts will open its newest Inland Empire location this tomorrow (September 4) in Rancho Cucamonga.

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Norms Restaurants helping to fight hunger; lunch event tomorrow in Riverside

Want to help feed hungry folks right here in the Inland Empire, and save yourself a few bucks in the process?

Here’s what you do: Head to Norms Restaurant through September 3, donate $3 — or more, hint, hint — and receive a coupon book with more than $50 in savings in it.

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