Riverside Tamale Festival returns April 19

Tamale fans can rejoice in the fact that the Riverside Tamale Festival is back for a second year of entertainment, family fun, contests, and of course, tamales!

The festival will take place once again at White Park, 3936 Chestnut St., in downtown Riverside.

The event will take place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, March 19.

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Head to Rubio’s for $1 guacamole and chips this Friday

Deal alert!

Although National Chip and Dip Day is Sunday (March 23), Rubio’s Chip and Dip Day is being celebrated on Friday (March 21).

At participating locations, guests will be able to purchase an order of guacamole and chips for just $1 on that day. No coupon is needed, but as per usual, the offer can’t be combined with other discounts.

Inland Empire Rubio’s locations include Rancho Cucamonga, Redlands, Ontario, Chino Hills, Adelanto, Riverside, Hemet, Norco, Corona, Palm Springs, Palm Desert, La Quinta, Murrieta and Temecula.

Taco Bell to roll out breakfast nationwide in March

The big news this week is that Taco Bell is launching its new breakfast menu nationwide in March.

The Mexican fast food chain, already popular with night owls, is looking to capture the early birds as well.

New items include the Waffle Taco (imagine a folded version of a Jack in the Box waffle sandwich), a breakfast burrito and an A.M. grilled taco.

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Give a kiss, get a free entrée for Valentine’s Day at Qdoba

Qdoba ValentineThey may have virtually disappeared here in the Inland Empire, but that doesn’t stop Qdoba Mexican Grill from sharing some love with its fans.

On Valentine’s Day, anyone willing to give a kiss to a significant other, a friend or a friendly stranger will receive a free entrée when they purchase of any queso entrée.

Couldn’t be any simpler, or more fun.

The sole remaining Inland Empire Qdoba is at 1902 N. Campus Ave.

Rancho Cucamonga Chronic Tacos celebrating remodel on Saturday

Wee ManIf you ever wanted to chat with Jackass co-conspirator Jason “Wee Man” Acuña while munching on Mexican food, Saturday (February 8) is your day.

From noon to 6 p.m., the Rancho Cucamonga Chronic Tacos, 11920 E. Foothill Blvd., Suite 150, will celebrate its recent remodel and expansion.

The event is also a fundraiser, as the location will donate 15% of sales to the Jesse Rees Foundation, a group focused on fighting childhood cancer.

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