Rod Run – Friday Night Cruise & Car Show Mar. 1-2
Come visit the Temecula Rod Run for our famous Friday Night Cruise and see hundreds of classic vehicles from all over the country cruise Old Town Front Street. On Saturday, these classic beauties are parked waiting for you to get an up-close and personal look at them.
Time/Place: Fri 5-8pm, Sat 9am-4pm / Old Town Temecula
Contact: 951-694-6480 / https://temeculaca.gov
Silent Film Fundraiser Mar. 2
The Friends of the Mission Inns annual silent film event raises funds to repair and restore the Mission Inns historic art and artifacts. Your ticket price includes free coffee, tea, and popcorn.
Time/Place: 12-3pm / Mission Inn Hotel, Riverside
Contact: 951-781-8241 / www.friendsofthemission.org
Habitat for Humanitys Diamond Valley Lake Marathon Mar. 2
100% of the Funds from our Marathon goes to Building More Homes in our San Jacinto Valley for low income Families at 0% interest along with our Sweat Equity Program.
Michelles Place Bowling for a Cause Tournament Mar. 2
$40 per person. Cash prizes. Tournament consists of a 3 game handicap 90% of 220. Our mission is to empower individuals and families impacted by cancer through education and support services.
Time/Place: 5pm / Brunswick Cal Oaks Bowl, Murrieta
Contact: 951-699-5455 / www.michellesplace.org
Mission Steampunk Mar. 3
Signature cocktails, live performers, costumes, live and silent auctions, and more await you in the Mission Inns Atrio, Galleria, and St. Francis Chapel! Benefits the independent nonprofit Mission Inn Foundation and Museum.
Time/Place: 5:30-9:30pm / Mission Inn Museum, Riverside
Contact: 951-781-8241 / www.missioninnmuseum.org
SRCAR Texas HoldEm Mar. 8
Open to the public. Must be at least 21 years old to attend. $25 buy-in includes $1000 worth of chips.
Time/Place: 5pm / 26529 Jefferson Ave., Murrieta
Contact: 951-894-2571 / www.srcar.org
Michelles Place Birthday Time! Mar. 9
Enjoy refreshments and help us celebrate Michelle and her vision No One Should Face Cancer Alone and see the progress of the expansion.
Time/Place: 2-5pm / 41669 Winchester Rd., #101, Temecula
Contact: 951-699-5455 / www.michellesplace.org
Soroptimist Fashion Show & Luncheon Mar. 9
Springtime in the Garden. Tickets include lunch, fashion show, and opportunity drawings for several prizes. Tickets: $35.00 each must be purchased in advance.
Time/Place: 1-3pm / Discovery Christian Church, Moreno Valley
Contact: 951-233-7320 / www.simorenovalley.org
Free City Wide Clean-Up Mar. 9
This Clean-Up Event is open to City of Lake Elsinore residents.
Time/Place: 6:30am-12:30pm / Parking Lot C at the Diamond Stadium
Contact: 800-755-8112 / www.lake-elsinore.org
Making a Difference Military Gala Mar. 9
Hosted by The Womans Improvement Club of Corona. Join an evening of delicious appetizers, entertainment, desserts, dancing and raffle prizes while supporting the March Air Reserve Base Home for Homeless Vets and Families. Tickets are $40.00 per person. The premiere raffle prize is a one week stay most anywhere in the world.
Time/Place: 5-9pm / WICC Clubhouse: 1101 S. Main St.
Contact: 909-973-0936 / www.coronawomansclub.org
Tour de Murrieta & Kids Bicycle Race Mar. 9-10
Saturdays Grand Prix course remain unchanged, which is the one-mile lightning fast course through historic downtown Murrieta. Due to the opening of the new bridge on Guava Street, the Circuit Race course is now a rolling 4-mile course with eight turns. In the races 14-year anniversary, the courses remain downtown, with Saturdays event hosting a festival atmosphere including an exposition area, free energy drinks, music, and the ever so popular kids race. New for this year is the addition of a Womens Category IV-V.
Jazz Festival Mar. 10
Join us for a day of jazz with some of the finest musicians in the Inland Empire. Enjoy music in the courtyard from the Elvio Ditta Trio. The incredible outdoor setting with a great selection of food, art and much more.
Time/Place: 2-4pm / Old Town Temecula Community Theater
Contact: 866-653-8696 / www.temeculatheater.org
The Links at Summerlys 10 Year Anniversary Golf Tournament Mar. 10
$60.00 Per Player. Includes golf, card, lunch and raffle entry. Live music, BBQ and games!
Time/Place: 8:30am / 29381 Village Parkway, Lake Elsinore
Contact: 951-674-3900 / www.thelinksatsummerly.com
St. Patrick’s Day Dance Mar. 15
St. Patricks Day is the perfect time to put on your leprechaun hat, search for a pot of gold and join others in Irelands most famous celebration. Join us as we celebrate with a wee bit o fun.
Time/Place: 4-6pm / Bryant Park, Riverside
Contact: 951-351-6135 / www.rivreg.org
The Weekend Farmer 2019 Farmers Fair Memories Mar. 15-16
Friday: Golf tournament, awards banquet dinner and auction at Soboba Springs Golf Course. Saturday: No host bar, buffet court, silent & live auction and grand prize drawing at Valley Wide Recreation.
Time/Place: Fri 10am-6pm, Sat 5:30-10pm / San Jacinto
Contact: 951-665-8261 / www.friendsofvalleywide.org
Holi Festival of Colors Riverside Mar. 16
Holi is celebrated in India as a spring festival. After the chill of winter, people come outdoors, bury the hatchet, and loosen uno by throwing multi colored powders on each other. The colors represent all the colors of spring, and the diversity among human and animal kind which makes life interesting and profitable. Our east meets west version of this exuberant festival includes yoga, mantra bands, DJs, Hip Hop, Bollywood Dance, vegan food, free hugs, and, of course colors.
Time/Place: 11am-4pm / Martha McLean Park
Contact: 801-787-1510 / www.festivalofcolorsusa.com
Lake Norconian 5K Run/Walk Mar. 16
We organize this event each year to raise funds for scholarships for Norco High School and John F. Kennedy Middle College students. Hosted by The Norco Kiwanis Club.
Time/Place: 8-11am / Norco College
Contact: 951-488-6425 / www.Norco5K.org
100 Mile Club Run 4 Kids Mar. 16
100 Mile Club has been the ONE school-based program consistently leading the effort in prevention of childhood inactivity and obesity across the nation. The 100 Mile Club presents students with a straightforward challenge: run, jog, or walk 100 Miles over the course of the school year.
Time/Place: 8:45am-3pm / Auburndale Intermediate School, Corona
Contact: 951-340-2290 / www.100mileclub.com
CNUSD Festival of the Arts Mar. 16
The high school visual arts competition displayed in The Arts Colony Gallery. Student performances in music, choir, and theatre arts on our main stage. Middle and elementary school visual arts displays. Interactive Booths. Food vendors. Arts and craft vendors. The Corona Heritage museum. Film Festival.
Time/Place: 11am-4pm / Corona Heritage Park
Amazing Outlet Race Mar. 16
Live DJ, inflatable obstacle courses, challenges, pot of gold, and raffle prizes! Build a team of family and friends that have the skills to solve clues and see how you measure up to other teams. Does your team have what it takes to win a pot of gold?
Time/Place: 2pm / Outlets at Lake Elsinore
Contact: 951-674-3124 x292 / www.lake-elsinore.org
Mommy and Me Tea Party Mar. 16
Mother (or mother figure) and child enjoy a lovely afternoon of tea, sandwiches, light refreshments and special moments. All Ages. $10/adult $3/youth ($6 for two or more youth) Payable to the Villegas Park Advisory Committee.
Time/Place: 12-2pm / Villegas Park, Riverside
Contact: 951-351-6142 / www.riversideca.gov
Chiefs Breakfast Mar. 20
This annual fundraiser promotes and highlights the many youth programs sponsored by the Riverside Police Foundation. Cost: $50 per person or Table of Ten for $400.
Time/Place: 6:30-9am / Riverside Convention Center
Contact: 951-826-5235 / www.riversidepolicefoundation.org
Make-A-Wish Swish Madness Mar. 21
Watch all of the college basketball games and enjoy food and drinks! Hear from local sport stars and more special guests as they stop by throughout the day! Tickets are $50 and include all-day admission, all-day food and two drinks! Proceeds from this all-day event will benefit Make-A-Wish to help grant wishes for local children battling critical illnesses.
Time/Place: 11am-9pm / Romanos, Riverside
Contact: 714-573-9474 / https://aesbid.co/ELP/SWISH
Orange Blossom Invitational Mar. 22-24
Riverside Aquettes is proud to host the 22st Annual Orange Blossom Synchronized Invitational at RAC. Goodie bags, athletes and coaches socials, prizes, great competition, and lots more fun!
Time/Place: 7am-6pm / Riverside Aquatics Complex
Contact: 951-836-6805 / www.riversideaquaticscomplex.com
Public Safety Expo Mar. 23
Moreno Valleys finest police officers and firefighters will give residents an interactive look into how they keep our City safe. Bring the whole family to meet the police officers and firefighters, eat some great food, and enjoy music and giveaways.
Time/Place: 10am-2pm / Moreno Valley Civic Center
Contact: 951-413-3000 / www.moval.org
Walk with the Animals Mar. 23
1.3 miles walk around Lake Evans benefitting the Mary S. Roberts Pet Adoption Center. All registered participants will receive a commemorative Walk for the Animals t-shirt and pancake breakfast!
Time/Place: 8am-2pm / Fairmount Park, Riverside
Contact: 951-688-4340 / www.petsadoption.com
Corona Life Services Fundraising Banquet Mar. 23
Corona Life Services Invites you to its 21st Annual Fundraising Banquet where they will joyfully raise funds to help reach women and families with the message of LIFE.
Time/Place: 5-9pm / DoubleTree Hotel, Ontario
Contact: 951-272-3670 / www.coronalifebanquet.org
Bark in the Park Fund Raiser Mar. 23
Bring your family and dog for a day of fun to help raise funds for Live Oak Dog Park. Dog walk, contests, booths, demonstrations, food, crafts, gear, dog training, silent auction, raffle and more!
Time/Place: 10am-2pm / Live Oak Dog Park, Fallbrook
Contact: 760-731-1041 / www.liveoakdogpark.org
Music & Arts Cultural Awareness Extravaganza Mar. 23-24
In honor of African Americans contribution to American history through MUSIC, and will feature the musical stage play Second Chances. this family friendly production will take the audience on a musical journey through time to experience the early performers of RandB and Jazz. The event will also include vendor booths, silent auction, spoken word, live music, opportunity drawing and door prizes.
Time/Place: Patriot High School Theatre, Riverside
Contact: 951-756-9162 / www.anointedvessel.org
Menifee Music & Arts Festival Mar. 30
Several sponsorship levels with varying benefits exist for this exciting public event that will feature multiplatinum-selling and two-time Grammy-nominated artists Thompson Square as the headliner.
Time/Place: 2-10pm / Mt. San Jacinto College Menifee Valley Campus
Contact: 951-723-3880 / www.cityofmenifee.us
Perris Spring Cleanup Mar. 30
Free Trash Disposal & Shredathon.
Time/Place: 8am-1pm / 1706 Goetz Rd. & 101 N D Street
Contact: 951-943-6100 / www.cityofperris.org