Miracle Treat Day is tomorrow (August 14).
For every Blizzard purchased at participating locations tomorrow,
Dairy Queen will donate $1 or more to local Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals to help kids in need.
This year marks the 30th year of Dairy Queen’s partnership with Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.
The chain has raised $100 million in support of the organization.
Participating Inland Empire locations include Rancho Cucamonga, Redlands, Colton, Rialto, Yucaipa, Montclair, Bloomington, Riverside, Moreno Valley, Norco, Lake Elsinore, Temecula, Anza, Palm Springs, Bermuda Dunes, Ludlow and Baker.
Tickets are still available for tonight’s (August 13)
Incredible Edibles fundraiser for the Scheu Family YMCA of Upland.
The event will take place from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at Memorial Park,
1100 E. Foothill Blvd., adjacent to the YMCA.
Forty vendors are scheduled to serve, including
Buckboard BBQ, Dale Bros. Brewery, Elvira’s Mexican Grill, Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar, Graber Olive House, Hamilton Family Brewery, Hangar 24 Craft Brewery, Pacific Wine Merchants, Paul Martin’s American Grill, P.F. Chang’s, Pine Haven Cafe and Catering, Rök House Brewing Company, The Rustic Loaf, Souvlla Greek Grill, Vince’s Spaghetti and Vom Fass.
Taco Shack, 510 E. State St., is hosting a fundraiser for the Redlands Police Department’s narcotics K-9 unit beginning Monday (August 11) and ending August 30.
As part of the fundraiser, guests can make a donation and have their names placed on the walls of the restaurant.
The fundraiser will culminate with an event beginning at noon on August 30, during which Police Chief Mark A. Garcia will volunteer in a demonstration as the department’s patrol dog “takes a bite out of crime.”
The Rancho Cucamonga Farrell’s Ice Cream Parlour Restaurant is hosting a fundraiser today (June 30) for the family of San Bernardino Police Officer Shaun Jarvis.
killed in an off-duty motorcycle accident on the 91 Freeway in Corona back in May.
To participate, simply print out the flier (at right) and bring it to the restaurant, 10742 Foothill Blvd., between 11 a.m. and 10 p.m., and Farrell’s will donate 25% of your bill to the cause.
A great fundraiser and culinary event is returning to Rancho Cucamonga’s Victoria Gardens on Thursday (June 26).
The second annual
Tour de Fork will take place from 5:30 to 8 p.m. along the center’s South Mainstreet.
Tickets ($42-$52) include unlimited food tastings and five beverage tastings. A full 100% of ticket sales will benefit your choice of three local charities: The
Rancho Cucamonga Community and Arts Foundation, the Rancho Cucamonga Library Foundation or Rancho Cucamonga Animal Care and Services.
It’s time again for the
Cheers event at Fairplex in Pomona. Tonight’s (June 21) the night.
Billed as “L.A.’s wine, spirits, beer and food festival,” the event showcases the award-winning
wines, spirits, beers, olive oils and dairy of the 2014 Los Angeles International Competitions.
More importantly, it’s a fundraiser for educational programs at
the Learning Centers at Fairplex, which offers educational programs for students of all ages and socioeconomic backgrounds.
Redlands’ Downtown Art Walk and Crab Boil — or as we prefer to call it, the Downtown Crab Boil and Art Walk — will take place from noon to 6 p.m. today (June 15).
For $15, participants can get crab and crawfish dishes prepared by Ryan Berk of
à la Minute and Parliament Chocolate and the Jonathon Wiener from Lounge 22.
Hangar 24 Craft Brewery and Ritual Brewing Co.) and wine (from State Street Winery) will be available for an extra $5.
The Inland Empire’s newest
Jersey Mike’s Subs opened yesterday (June 11).
The sandwich shop has moved into the former
Quiznos at 9659 Milliken Ave., #102, Rancho Cucamonga. It’s is open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.
The location has distributed 3,000 coupons good for a free regular sub for a minimum $1 contribution to
Foothill Family Shelter, Rancho Cucamonga Community Services, or Living the Dream Foundation. Customers must have a coupon to get the deal, which is good through Sunday (June 15).
Locations in Fontana and Menifee are also in the works.
Tomorrow (June 6) is National Doughnut Day is tomorrow, an event begun during the Great Depression by the
Salvation Army as a way to raise funds and bring awareness to the organization’s social service programs.
It also commemorates the “doughnut lassies,” female Salvation Army volunteers who provided writing supplies, stamps, clothes-mending and home-cooked meals, and of course, doughnuts, for soldiers on the front lines, initially during World War I.
Head to Redlands’ Sylvan Park for the 23rd annual Optimist Car Show and Chili Cook-Off, or as we like to call it, the Optimist Chili Cook-Off and Car Show.
Admission is just $3, and free for kids 12 and younger.
Ritual Brewing Co. in the beer garden.
If you go, be sure to look for education reporter
Beau Yarbrough, who will be competing in the chili cook-off.
The event runs from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Proceeds benefit the Optimists’ philanthropic ventures. Click
here for more information.