Saturday, December 5, 2015

Inland Empire Fun Events thru Dec. 2015

Here are some events to look forward to for November and December 2015 in the Inland Empire:

Festival of Lights in Riverside
Nov. 27, 2015 - Jan. 2, 2016 4:30 PM
Tickets:  Free
The Mission Inn
Main Street Riverside between University & Mission Inn Avenues
Riverside, CA. 92501

Kathy Griffin at Pala Casino
Dec 05, 2015 8:00 PM
Tickets:  $30-$60
Pala Casino Spa & Resort
11154 Highway 76
Pala, CA  92346 

Harvest Festival
Dec 05, 2015 10:00 AM
Tickets: $9 Adults, $7 Seniors, $4 Youth, 12 & under free
1101 W. McKinley Ave.
Pomona, CA  91768 

Miracle On 34th Street
Dec 05, 2015 - Dec 13, 2015 2:00 PM
Tickets: $16-$22.50
Rancho Cucamonga Community Theatre Lewis Family Playhouse
12505 Cultural Center Drive
Rancho Cucamonga, CA  91739 

Winter Wonderland and Breakfast with Santa
Dec. 12, 2015 5:00 PM-8:00 PM
Tickets:  $7-$10
Orange Terrace Park
20010 Orange Terrace Pkwy.
Riverside, CA. 92508

The Brian Setzer Orchestra 12 Annual Christmas Rocks Tour
Dec. 19, 2015 8:00 PM
Tickets: $39-$69
Fantasy Springs Resort Casino
84-245 Indio Springs Pkwy.
Indio, CA. 92203

Disney On Ice: Frozen
Dec. 23, 2015 7:00 PM
Tickets: $30-$100
Citizens Business Bank Arena
4000 E. Ontario Center Pkwy.
Ontario, CA. 91764

Myrtle Creek Reindeer Games, Carolers, Tractor Rides, & More!

Join in all the reindeer games this weekend at Myrtle Creek Botanical Gardens! Just minutes off the I-15
- Historic Farm Tours
- Antique Tractor Rides
- Farmhouse Boutique 
- Christmas Tree Forest
- Holiday Cafe
- Carolers and so so much more!
Parking and Admission are always free. Open 9am-5pm daily.
Come All Ye Playful to feel the magic of Christmas.
    Address: 2940 Reche Rd, Fallbrook, CA 92028

Upland Fun-Book- Ender's Book Club -Book, Movie, Popcorn!

Book-Enders Book Club

Welcome to Book-Enders!
The Book-Enders meet the first Saturday of the month, October through June, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Each month we read a common title, along with a list of questions to jump-start our thinking and conversation. Often a guest speaker will expand on the featured book’s topic or a related aspect. Copies of the scheduled titles will be available in the Book Cellar.
The Friends of the Upland Public Library have generously supported this book club for adults since it began in 1990! We look forward to meeting fellow readers, discovering new favorite writers and books, and talking about great stories with you!
For more information, please call the Reference Desk at (909) 931-4205.

A Book-Enders Bonus: Book-To-Movie Screenings

A Book-Enders bonus to enhance your reading experience!  A few weeks before the book-of-the month, we will screen a classic movie that was inspired by the book. 
December’s movie will be the sprawling epic, Giant (January’s book).The movie screening will take place on Saturday, December 19th at 1:00 p.m. 
February's movie will be Far From the Madding Crowd (March’s book). The movie screening will take place Saturday, February 20th at 1:00 p.m.
 See the movie, compare it to the book, and talk about it at the Book-Ender’s the following month!  Popcorn will be served!
Upland Public Library
450 N Euclid Ave
Upland, CA 91786
(909) 931-4200
Hours Of Operation:
Sunday: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday: 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Santa's North Pole Special-Fun Train Ride to Santa in Perris, CA.

The Orange Empire Railway Museum presents Santa's North Pole Special. Grab your friends and family and climb aboard a magical train ride to Santa's North Pole workshop. Along the way, enjoy Christmas jingles with the elves, Christmas stories, and holiday trivia games.Then upon arrival to Santa's workshop, receive a greeting from Santa Claus himself. At the workshop, visit with Santa & Mrs. Claus, feel free to take photos, play on Thomas play tables, do various craft activities, and enjoy refreshments at the Pinacate Station boarding area.

THE TRAINS FILL UP FAST. So make your reservation early. Call 951-943-3020.

Prices are $15.00 for ages 12 & up and $10.00 for ages 2 - 11.

For more information and tickets, please call the museum office at 951-943-3020 or online at
Orange Empire Railway Museum
2201 S A St, Perris, California 92570