That’s where the fifth annual Riverside Tamale Festival is set for 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
The chain is donating 50 percent of fundraiser sales today to various SPCA organizations, and the local recipient is the Pomona-based shelter.
Real Mex Restaurants, owners of the El Torito, Chevys Fresh Mex and Acapulco Mexican restaurant chains (among others), recently shuttered 14 of its restaurants, including two here in the Inland Empire.
We might not agree on who to vote for tomorrow (November 8), but a $1 bean and cheese burrito from Miguel’s Jr. is something we can all stand behind.
The Corona-based Mexican fast food chain is offering the deal for reaching the milestone of 100,000 Facebook fans.
The deal is good all day at all locations, and is limited to one burrito per person.
Inland Empire Miguel’s Jr. locations include Ontario, Fontana, Grand Terrace, Riverside, Moreno Valley, Norco, Corona, Menifee and Murrieta.
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Del Taco recently introduced its new platos at select locations in San Bernardino, Redlands, Colton, Loma Linda and Riverside.
The platos come with a choice of either a wet burrito, two fish tacos or two street tacos, plus cilantro lime rice, beans and chips and salsa.
Prices range from $6.49 to $7.49.
It appears to be a second go-round for Del Taco’s platos. They were also tested about a year ago in the Sacramento area.
If you’re interested in trying them for yourself, head to one of these locations:
- Colton: 834 W. Valley Blvd.; 1010 E. Washington St.
- Loma Linda: 24898 Redlands Blvd.
- Redlands: 1624 W. Redlands Blvd.; 602 E. Redlands Blvd.
- Riverside: 3487 Arlington Ave.; 4407 Brockton Ave; 6333 Riverside Ave.; 1255 University Ave.; 3199 Van Buren Blvd.
- San Bernardino: 272 E. 40th St.; 2665 S. Waterman Ave.
Business is booming at Miguel’s Jr., which has been rolling out its new breakfast menu to its 14 Inland Empire and Orange County locations,and the company is looking to hire 100 full- and part-time employees.
The chain will hold a hiring event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday (April 30) at its corporate headquarters, 280 Corporate Terrace St., Corona.
Got a taste for tamales? Then Riverside’s White Park is the place to be today (April 16).
The fourth annual Riverside Tamale Festival is set for 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Of course, there will be contests — for tamale eating, and for both professional and non-professional tamale makers — but the festival is much more than that.
If you’re thinking of going to the Inland Empire Salsa Festival — which takes place 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. May 14 at White Park in Riverside — today (April 12) is the day to buy tickets.
That’s because through the end of the day today, you can save up to 52% on tickets to the festival via a special Groupon deal.