A bit of a misnomer, Palm Springs Restaurant Week actually runs (this year) from May 31 to June 16.
But Palm Springs Restaurant Two-and-a-Half Weeks or So doesn’t quite have the same ring, does it?
The ninth annual event will take place from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday (June 6) in the downtown park at the northeast corner of Riverside and Rialto avenues.
Tickets for the Hawaiian-themed event are $25 and are available at the Rialto Chamber of Commerce, 120 N. Riverside Ave., or at the door.
For more information, well, you might try calling the chamber at 909-875-5364.
The number of Inland Empire breweries continues to grow unabated.
There are several breweries that have recently opened or are opening soon.
Follow the jump to find out where to find them.
This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Temecula Valley Balloon and Wine Festival, and organizers are mixing things up a bit by including several of the valley’s breweries in the festivities.
The festival continues from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. tomorrow (June 1) and 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday (June 2) at Lake Skinner Recreation Area, 37701 Warren Road, Winchester.
The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, in cooperation with Barstow, Chino, Colton, Fontana, Montclair, Ontario, Redlands, Rialto, San Bernardino and Upland police departments, will have its first countywide gun buyback tomorrow (June 1).
Guns traded in will be exchanged for Stater Bros. gift cards in varying amounts:
The event, which will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., is similar to a highly successful event conducted in December 2010 by the San Bernardino Police Department.
OK, so lots of folks are eagerly anticipating the Slater’s 50/50 opening up in Victoria Gardens, but that’s not the only new restaurant in town.
What is Pieology? Many are describing it as the “Chipotle of pizzerias.”
Its assembly line ordering is what sets Pieology apart from the other pizza joints out there.
Chow Phở has opened recently in the space previously occupied by El Gran Burrito and Amapola Rico Taco at 1060 Harriman Place.
According to Yelp reviews, the restaurant features a variety of Asian dishes, starting with Vietnamese (obviously) and including Thai and Chinese cuisines.
You can check out the disparate reviews (one five-star, one one-star) here.
Upland’s Rockin’ Pizza Pub is hosting a fundraiser tomorrow (May 30) for Route 66 IECA, a non-profit organization that seeks to preserve historically significant landmarks, promote international tourism and promote businesses along Route 66, specifically in the Inland Empire.
The restaurant will donate a portion of sales from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. to the organization, earmarked for the restoration of the Cucamonga Service Station.
Rockin’ Pizza Pub is at 1490 E. Foothill Blvd., Suite D, Upland.
For more information, click here for the Facebook event page.
We’ve been following the propagation of the high-tech, 100-plus choice soda fountains since first experiencing one back in the summer of 2009.
This is the first time we’ve seen them in a grocery store.
The campaign raises funds for cancer research and treatment at St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.
The chain will generously donate 100% of proceeds from the sales of select food and beverage items to St. Jude’s.
Head over the jump for a full list.