Corona Gourmet Food Truck Festival is Saturday

Corona Gourmet Food Truck FestivalIt’s back!

The Corona Gourmet Food Truck Festival, which combines nearly two dozen Southern California food trucks with great food and drink from The Shops at Dos Lagos’ eateries, makes its return on Saturday (August 24).

The event takes place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Dos Lagos, 2780 Cabot Drive.

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Eat (and drink) your way around the world in Corona on Saturday

TAPS Craft Brew FestivalIt’s time for the Corona TAPS Fish House & Brewery’s annual Craft Brew Festival.

Nearly three dozen Southern California (and one from outside the area) breweries are participating in the event, with about a third coming from the Inland Empire.

Beer isn’t the only draw, as participants will be able to sample dishes representative of cuisines from around the world, from Korea to El Salvador and the Middle East to…Milwaukee?

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Food trucks at Saturday’s Mach One Mud Run in Corona

It’s time once again for the Mach One Mud Run in Corona!

And, as last year, there will be food trucks, along with beer from Hangar 24 Craft Brewery.

The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday (June 15) at the Corona Municipal Airport, 1900 Aviation Drive, Corona.

Admission for spectators is free, and parking is just $5.

Read on for a list of scheduled trucks.

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RA Sushi gearing up for annual Nicky’s Week fundraiser

Nicky's Week 9The RA Sushi chain (which has locations in Chino Hills and Corona) is gearing up once again for its Nicky’s Week fundraiser, which runs Sunday (May 26) through Saturday, June 1.

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.

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Food trucks serving Riverside County tonight

If you happen to be in the Norco/Corona area tonight (March 6), you’ve got your choice of free admission food truck events.

One is at Norco High School, 2065 Temescal Ave. The other is at Corona High School, 1150 W. Tenth St.

Both events are in conjunction with the schools’ open houses and run until 9 p.m.

Head over the jump for the list of trucks!

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Pacific Western Bank’s annual food drive on through February 28

For the third year, Pacific Western Bank is hosting a food drive for Inland Valley Hope Partners.

Eight branches (five of which are in the Inland Empire) are participating: Corona, Claremont, Covina, Glendora, Irwindale, Rancho Cucamonga, Ontario and Upland.

The bank has set a goal to collect 500 food items per location. Last year it collected three tons of food, which helped feed about 150 families for a week.

Since 1968, Inland Valley Hope Partners has provided food, shelter and supportive services to children and families in need. It provides close to 70,000 pounds of food every month, so your donations are definitely needed.

If you would like to host a food drive at your company please call Fran Robertson at Inland Valley Hope Partners 909-622-3806x 231.

Inland Valley Hope Partners has provided food shelter and supportive services since 1968.

Food trucks rolling into Corona on Saturday

Just when you thought we were pretty much done with food trucks for the year, the “Minister of Culinary Awareness,” Cliff Young, is bringing them back for one last hurrah this weekend.

Of course, this is all totally contingent on whether or not the Earth is destroyed tomorrow.

The Dos Lagos Food Truck Festival will take place (barring doomsday) from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday (December 22) at The Shops at Dos Lagos, 2780 Cabot Drive, Corona.

Tickets are $8. Advance tickets, including a special $30 family four-pack are available now by clicking here.

Click over the jump to see a list of expected trucks.

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Black Friday weekend deal from Macaroni Grill: Buy one entrée, get one free

We found another deal for you Black Friday shoppers (and others): Romano’s Macaroni Grill is offering a buy-one-entrée-get-one-free coupon.

The coupon is good through Sunday (November 25).

Click here for the coupon, which you can either print out or display on your mobile device.

Inland Empire Macaroni Grill locations include Redlands, Montclair, Corona and Temecula.