In honor of Pi Day, which took place earlier this week, the Claremont Pie Festival will be celebrated from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. today (March 19).
The annual festival, which will run along Second Street between Oberlin and Harvard avenues, will feature pie baking and eating contests, a recipe hunt, entertainment, a “kids korner” and a car show.
The Brick Market & Deli in Pomona — no stranger to hosting fundraisers — will have a multi-day fundraiser next week for Casa Colina Hospital and Centers for Healthcare.
The fundraiser will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday (March 23) through Friday (March 25).
Simply present the flier, which can be found here, when you order and The Brick will donate 20% of your bill to Casa Colina.
The Brick is at 105 E. Arrow Highway.
Project Pie, the latest concept from MOD Pizza and Pieology founder James Markham, opened earlier this month in Chino Hills.
Other Southern California locations include San Diego, Chula Vista, Ladera Ranch and Carlsbad.
Project Pie customers can choose to build their own pizza, select one of eight pies with specific topping combinations, or start with one of those eight pies and customize.
A newcomer to the Inland Empire, Pancheros Mexican Grill, has opened in Fontana.
The Chipotle-style chain opened Tuesday (March 15) at 16421 Sierra Lakes Parkway, Suite 300, in Fontana, just down from the newly-opened MOD Pizza.
MOD Pizza is opening its second Inland Empire location on Saturday (March 12).
The quick-serve pizzeria, which currently has a location in the Mountain Grove shopping center near Redlands, will open at 16391 Sierra Lakes Parkway in Fontana.
Food truck fans, mark your calendar for Tuesdays.
That’s because Food Truck Tuesdays have returned to Montclair Plaza, er, Place.
Last August, the mall initiated its weekly food truck event, and ended up extending it through September.
It’s still nearly two weeks away, but reservations are going fast for the next Let’s Dine Out Show’s Grub Club event.
The next dinner is set for 6 p.m. February 8 at Spaggi’s Italian Grill, 1651 W. Foothill Blvd., Upland.
According to the Tweet below, only 14 seats remain as of Tuesday night.
The $43 cost per person is all-inclusive, and covers the food, tax, gratuity and non-alcoholic beverage.
Pomona’s The Rookery Alehouse and Grill is celebrating its third anniversary from 11 a.m. to midnight today (January 15).
The pub will be tapping several special brews for the event, including two collaborations with local breweries.
The eatery combined with Pomona’s Sanctum Brewing Co. on Unicobra Fire Cannon and with Riverside’s Polymath Brewing Co. on Saisons of the Stone Age.
The Upland Chamber of Commerce’s Taste of the Inland Empire will take place from 6 to 10 p.m. tonight (January 15) at the DoubleTree by Hilton, 555 W. Foothill Blvd., Claremont.
In addition to an array of food and drink, the event will feature a Monte Carlo night and an auction.
Tickets are $75 and may be purchased by calling the chamber at 909-204-4465. Tickets might also still be available online by clicking here.
Upland’s Mes Amis restaurant is hosting its inaugural four-course wine pairing dinners on Jan. 22 and 23.
Two price levels are available: $75 and $125.
The $75 dinner features a selection of Lebanese wines, while the $125 dinner features the recently released 2012 Opus One.