What to do in the Inland Empire 12-5 / 12-7


Night at the Movies – Laemmle Theaters Claremont

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A Winter Wonderland Holiday – Claremont Art Mart December 5th 5pm – 9pm

FREE photo booth. Live music, face painting, fun for the entire family 5 pm till 9 pm The Best Christmas presents are the ones MADE with LOVE


Cecilia’s Taste of Life’s 2nd Annual Toy Drive – American Legion Post 155 December 7th 10am – 4pm

Entertainment Provided By Jimmy SterlingTravis MillerMonibee HenleyNick OndatjeRalph Nirvus and Latin Flair See You There


Holiday Follies  – Center Stage Theatre December 5th 7:30pm

Holiday Follies at Center Stage Theater in Fontana at 7:30p.m. Ticket prices range from $18 to $49.95, with an Enchanted Evening package that is $199 per couple. Join this cast of star-studded performers as they bring the first night of this season’s Holiday Follies.


Positively MOM’s 3rd Annual Christmas Boutique – Water of Life Church December 6th 8am – 12:30pm

This is a great place to get a ton of your shopping all done on ONE MORNING in ONE PLACE! It’s FREE and we will have FREE coffee and pastries to buy and enjoy while you shop. We will also be raffling off items from each of our over 35 vendors. You don’t want to miss it! Are you looking for a gift for the person that has everything? This would be the perfect place to find that gift! We have a ton of creative vendors with one of a kind creations. Clothing, jewelry, cards, home decor, and MORE! Are you looking for Origami Owl, Thirty-one gifts, Wildtree, Plexus, Juice Plus, Scentsy, Jamberry, Younique, Rodan & Fields, It Works wraps, Park Lane Jewelry, Radiantly You, Beauty Counter, Pampered Chef, Mary & Martha. For a complete list of vendors visit their page https://www.facebook.com/events/549723445158940/?ref_dashboard_filter=upcoming or Jewell Handbags? They’ll have plenty of products to take home with you that day!


Grand Terrace:

Annual Holiday Boutique – Brookdale/Emeritus  Senior Living Facility December 6th

Join us for a festive evening of holiday performances, caroling, hot chocolate, Santa’s Workshop, Princess crowning/meet & greet and holiday shopping. Everyone is invited to be a part.



Anxiety & Stress Rejuvenation Workshop – Dance Move Live December 6th 1pm – 3pm

Learn the techniques you can use daily to control anxiety and stress. With the holidays just upon us, we need to take the time and learn how we can handle those high anxiety situations we will find ourselves in. Amanda Nazzal will spend the first half of the workshop teaching amazing yoga strategies and solutions for you to manage your own anxiety. She will then lead an intimate workshop on personal practices you can use daily.


Ontario Reign Hockey – Citizens Business Bank Arena December 5th @7pm & 6th @6pm

The Ontario Reign is the sole minor league hockey team in Southern California and has the pleasure of being the ECHL affiliate to the NHL’s 2014 Stanley Cup Champion Los Angeles Kings. For more information go to: OntarioReign.com or call 909.941.PUCK.

Ontario Fury – Citizens Business Bank Arena December 7th 3:05pm

GO ONTARIO FURY !! Arena soccer, also known as indoor soccer and futbol rapido, is played within the confines of a hockey rink with boards and artificial turf. Like hockey, arena soccer is six-a-side with penalties and power plays. PASL games have averaged 15 goals per game and teams frequently reach double digits in goals. Season tickets are available now. For more information go to: www.ontariofury.com or call (909) 457-0252


Christmas Tree Lighting – Kimberly Crest House December 7th 6pm

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony – Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at Kimberly Crest House and Gardens beginning at 6 pm Caroling, ginger cookies and apple cider and an opportunity to visit Santa.

Rancho Cucamonga:

Winter Wonderland – Bass Pro Shops December 7th 6pm – 9pm

That’s right, just in case you missed it. This Sunday night is our Preferred Rewards Night. That’s right, if you have a GOLD Rewards Card please come by for your chance to win prizes, earn extra points and see Santa!


Yard Sale Weekend – City of Rialto December 5th thru 7th

The City of Rialto’s next Garage (Yard) Sale Weekend is December 5th, 6th & 7th. No permits required if conducted during a designated Yard Sale weekend. If you have any questions or need additional information, please call (909) 820-2517.

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony – Rialto City Hall December 5th 6pm – 8pm

You are cordially invited to attend the Tree Lighting Ceremony to be held Friday, December 5th, from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at the Rialto City Hall, 150 So Palm Ave., Rialto. Please bring an item for our canned food and toy drive.

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Painting and Wine – My Learining Studio December 5th 6:45pm – 9pm

Painting & Vino at My Learning Studio in Riverside from 6:45p.m. to 9p.m. Price is $37 for one person or $57 for two people. Paint some beautiful palm trees, and show off your artistic skill. Even if you don’t have an artsy gift, the wine will definitely help you with at least the confidence.

San Bernardino:

Southern California Black Chamber of Commerce Mixer – Stones & Chins Jamaican Restaurant December 5th 6:30pm – 8:30pm

“First Friday’s” , Dec. 5 2014 at 6:30p-8:30p Stones & Chins Jamaican Restaurant 763 W. HighLand Ave San Bernardino, CA (909) 873-9366 Please come out and network with Business Owners and Company Executives.The Time is NOW!!! LETS MAKE THINGS HAPPEN!!! Free for Members/ Non-Members *****Raffles*****Business Networking Vendor Cost: $25.00 for non-members. $15.00 Members The Time is NOW!!! LETS MAKE THINGS HAPPEN!!! Free for Members/ Non-Members *****Raffles*****Business Networking Vendor Cost: $25.00 for non-members. $15.00 Members


Cruise Holidays of Upland – Holiday Cruise Ideas

OCEANIA CRUISES-Special offer-Alaska Grandeur-San Francisco to Vancouver-10 nights May 9, 2015. 2 for 1 CRUISE FARES plus FREE AIRFARE. Also FREE Pre-Paid Gratuities, FREE unlimited Internet and $200.00 Shipboard credit per stateroom. Call Cruise Holidays Of Upland now: 909 946-6033 or 800 873-6033 Free airfare from selected cities. Subject to availability