Head to Redlands’ Sylvan Park for the 23rd annual Optimist Car Show and Chili Cook-Off, or as we like to call it, the Optimist Chili Cook-Off and Car Show.
Admission is just $3, and free for kids 12 and younger.
You’ll find Ritual Brewing Co. in the beer garden.
If you go, be sure to look for education reporter Beau Yarbrough, who will be competing in the chili cook-off.
The event runs from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Proceeds benefit the Optimists’ philanthropic ventures. Click here for more information.
Our friends from [desi]gn cakes & cupcakes are doing their part for South Pasadena couple Jacqui and Dan Saldana, whose son Ryan was struck and killed by a pickup Friday night in Rancho Cucamonga.
At tonight’s (May 8) Redlands Market Night, the bakery will be selling special red balloon cookies for $3.50 and giving 100% of the proceeds to to the family.
[desi]gn’s booth will be at Eighth and State streets. Market Night runs from 6 to 8 p.m
Click here for more information.
Remember last fall when the Movoto real estate site ranked San Bernardino as the worst city for food lovers?
The site’s blog has extended an olive branch of sorts, with a new post highlighting 15 San Bernardino restaurants that will “blow the taste buds out of your mouth.”
That’s a good thing…we think.
The whole family can satisfy their sweet tooth at Saturday’s Take the Cake Bake Off Saturday (March 15) at San Manuel Stadium, 280 S. E St., in San Bernardino.
Sixty bakers are expected to bake cupcakes, cookies and cake pops for the event, which is being produced by Redlands’ Cakewalk Cake & Candy Supplies.
It will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Yucaipa’s Pizza Chalet is on the move!
Its lease was not renewed at its longtime location at 34579 Yucaipa Blvd., so the owners moved the pizzeria about a block down the street to 34299 Yucaipa Blvd., in the former Community Bank building.
The new location was scheduled to open last week, but the opening was pushed back due to problems with the gas meter installation.
For updates, check the restaurant’s Facebook page.
Update: The restaurant is open at its new location and is hiring! Click here for details.
You probably read about the San Bernardino Domino’s Pizza worker who was shot and killed last week.
The location where she worked — 1644 E. Highland Ave., #101 — is hosting a fundraiser today (February 19).
The franchise owner will donate 100% of sales to the Nelly Kantun Memorial Fund, and her co-workers are donating their time to make the fundraiser a reality.
What do you get when you combine two of ABC’s most-beloved daytime talk shows? Chew and View!
Oh, wait…this has nothing to do with those.
This Chew and View is an event set for this Saturday (February 22), organized by the Redlands Conservancy and the Inland Empire Biking Alliance to highlight both the city’s “Emerald Necklace” and food from local orchards, gardens and farms, prepared by area restaurants and chefs.
We’ve got a date for the next Redlands Bake Sale for No Kid Hungry…Saturday, April 19.
That gives you plenty of time to figure out what you want to bake, if you want to help out, or buy, if you just want some delicious goodies.
Spots are filling up for the next Let’s Dine Out Show Grub Club event, set for Sunday, March 9.
The event will take place beginning at 5 p.m. at A.J. Barile’s Chicago Pizza in Yucaipa.
If you haven’t made it out to the pizzeria for some award-winning pizza, this would be a good chance to do so.
Plus you’ll get to hang out with Allan Borgen, Jeff Williams and the rest of the gang from the Let’s Dine Out Show.
The annual Chocolate Fantasy fundraiser returns to Redlands on Saturday (February 8).
The event benefits the Boys and Girls Club of Redlands.
Tickets for the black-tie event, which begins at 7 p.m. in the Mitten Building, 345A N. Fifth St., are $75.