Claremont’s Bert and Rocky’s Ice Cream Company is turning “sweet 16” and is throwing a party this Saturday (April 12)!
The celebration will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Claremont shop, 242 Yale Ave.
Claremont’s Vom Fass has posted its schedule for April, and it includes its popular wine, cheese and chocolate pairing event, as well as a new wine event.
The wine, cheese and chocolate pairing event takes place from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, April 24.
We have just the place.
Vom Fass (German for “from the cask”) is a unique shopping experience where you can purchase a variety of oils, vinegars, wines and liquors.
The store (one of three in California, 16 in the U.S. and about 250 worldwide) opened at the end of October.
Partnering with the breweries is Claremont Educational Foundation. The breweries will donate 10% of beer sales to the organization.
The event will take place from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday (October 26).
A yellow school bus will shuttle participants between the two breweries every half hour.
Peruvian restaurant Inka Trails is hosting another of its special wine pairing dinners from 5 to 10 p.m. Friday night (September 27) at the restaurant, 1077 W. Foothill Blvd., Claremont.
The event includes a three-course dinner paired with Peruvian and Argentinian wines.
Cost is $35 (plus tax) in advance and $40 the day of the event.
Do you like pie?
Annika Corbin, owner of I Like Pie, and the Claremont Chamber Village Marketing Group have cooked up the Claremont Pie Festival and Village Fair, which will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today (August 3).
Events, including an apron parade and contest, and pie baking and eating contests, will take place in various locations (Village Square Public Plaza, Claremont Depot, the Packing House) throughout the Village.
It’s Claremont’s turn for restaurant week.
The inaugural Claremont Restaurant Week begins today (July 9) and concludes next Tuesday (July 16).
About a quarter of the city’s 80-plus eateries are participating in the event, offering prix fixe specials ranging in price from $10 to $40.
Head over the jump to see who’s participating, along with a selection of specials.
Foodies and craft beer fans will want to take in the Claremont Village’s fourth annual Blues and Brews Craft Beer Walk, which takes place from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday (June 29).
Participants (21 years of age and older) will be able to tour the village and try food and drink samples from nearly two dozen participating eateries and sample beer from about 15 craft breweries.
They’ll be entertained along the way by over a dozen bands.