What are you doing this Father's Day Weekend 2018

Summer weekends in the Inland Empire are full of fun and excitement all summer long. This weekend with Father’s Day falling on Sunday there is an over abundance of fun and activity in the Inland Empire. So cruise our list of exciting events and find something for everyone to do this weekend.

Big Bear

Discovery Center’s 20th Anniversary

You are invited to celebrate the Discovery Center’s 20th Anniversary! Join us for free programs, educational trailers, a food vendor, Smokey Bear, games and much more! Go to mountainsfoundation.org for more details.

Cherry Valley

The annual Lavender Festival at 123 Farm at Highland Springs Ranch & Inn in Cherry Valley continues this weekend.

In addition to lavender-infused food and drink — everything from ice cream and cheesecake to lemonade and beer — the event features cooking demonstrations, activities for kids, live music, a buffet dinner, an afternoon tea, workshops and much more.

Tickets are $8 for adults, and $6 for students (ages 13-17) and seniors (65 years and older). Kids 12 and younger get in free.

Hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday, June 14, and Sunday, June 17, and 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday, June 15, and Saturday, June 16.

Highland Springs Ranch & Inn is at 10600 Highland Springs Ave.

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.hsresort.com/thelavenderfestival.


P-40 Flight & P-51 Mustang Open Cockpit On Saturday, June 16th visitors can also tour the Super Constellation, a “top secret” aircraft known as the EC-121T Warning Star. Before satellites, this was America’s “big eye” in the sky keeping us safe from hostile intruders over her illustrious twenty plus year career.

The air museum is located at 7000 Merrill Ave #35-A270, Chino, CA 91710. General admission is $16 for adults and $5 for children which includes access to the full museum with over 200 aircraft on display. All fathers will receive free admission on Sunday, June 17th.

Yanks Air Museum offers events every 3rd Saturday of the month to feature a new aircraft. For more information, please visit www.YanksAir.org or call Yanks Air Museum at (909) 597-1735.


Our friends at Vom Fass, 101 N. Indian Hill Blvd, Unit C2-100, Claremont, are hosting their annual Father’s Day Whiskey & Waffles event from 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday, June 17.

The event features waffles with whiskey cream sauce, topped with whipped cream and honey-Bourbon glazed bacon, along with whiskey tasting.

Tickets are $5 (plus a $2.33 fee if purchased online), but dads eat free. Tickets will be $10 at the door.

Visit claremont.vomfassusa.com for more information.

Summer weekend 2 waffles and wisky

Rancho Santa Ana Botanical Gardens’ Butterflies & Brews event series has begun.

The 21-and-older event, which takes place from 5:30-8 p.m. each Friday in June, features beer from local breweries and live music.

Tickets — $10 for members and $15 for the general public — include admission to the garden and Butterfly Pavilion, light snacks, and one beer or glass of wine. Additional beverages may be purchased for $5 each. Parking is free.

For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit www.rsabg.org.


The Lake Gregory Summer Concert Series is free for visitors and the community, we are featuring great bands weekly to make Friday evenings a fun time for Crestline.

This year The Inspired Market and Heritage Farmers Market has partnered with us to bring a greater experience to Crestline. The market will feature fresh produce, food and one of a kind artisans. Artisan Vendors apply here: https://theinspiredmarket.com/pages/application

The Beach Club serves Beer and Wine and will have seating so you can eat while you listen to the concert with your friends and family.


Southern California Drag Racing Association

SCEDA, Electronics & No-E, Sportsman, Stock, Super Stock, Jr.’s So. Cal Pro Gas, Super Street

Early Load-in – 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Cost – $20 per trailer

Gates Open at 7:00 a.m.
Racing Starts at 8:00 a.m.

Gates Open at 7:30 a.m.
Racing Starts at 8:30 a.m.

TECH CARDS – $50 a day for SCEDA, Super Street & Pro Gas; $25 a day for Juniors plus association fees

WEEKEND CREW – $20, Sunday only crew is $15

SPECTATOR – $15 per day www.sceda.com

Track Night: Fontana

The fastest way to get on track, Track Night in America Driven by Tire Rack offers participants three 20-minute sessions for a $150 entry fee. Track Tour laps will be open and free to all attendees (non-entries as well). Event entry is open to the general public over the age of 18, with a valid driver’s license.

Track Night in America is a non-competitive, no-stress, entertaining, easy and inexpensive way for nearly anyone who loves cars or motorsports to get on a real racecourse in their own vehicle during weeknights. All that is required is that participants be at least 18 years old with a valid driver’s license and have access to an approved helmet and street car in good working condition.

No previous on-track experience or SCCA membership is required to join in the fun. Drivers participate in the Advanced, Intermediate or KONI Novice Experience group so on-track activities remain fun for all, and everyone gets three 20-minute sessions on course — as well as feedback from SCCA driver coaches on site. Admission is free for people who just want to stop by and watch the fun, and leisurely circuit parade laps are provided for all Track Night in America guests.


Summer Nights Movie Night Come out to Sandals Church EV this Friday night, June 15th, at 7:00pm for a fun filled night of games, food, fun and THE GREATEST SHOWMAN on the BIG SCREEN! Movie starts at 8:00pm see you this Friday!

Rancho Cucamonga

Cars & Coffee Rancho. Corner Bakery Café at Victoria Gardens. Free Coffee, Free Breakfast and Pastries, Awesome Cars and Awesome People. Bring your Exotic, Muscle, Luxury or anything on wheels you love.

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MOVIES IN THE PARK: Featuring Ninjago
“Free Admission”
7:00 pm – 10:30 pm • Movie starts at 8:00 pm
Frisbie Park • 1901 N Acacia Ave, Rialto
Blankets, jackets, and lawn chairs are suggested.
Information: (909) 421-4949


Father’s Day Champagne and Craft Beer Brunch

Treat Dad this Father’s Day to an exceptional brunch with free-flowing champagne, mimosas and a wide selection of craft beer from Hangar 24. Enjoy our award-winning Sunday brunch featuring a chilled seafood bar, prime rib & applewood smoked ham carving station, grilled sausages, delicious desserts, live music and more.

Seating Indoor & Outdoor 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Adults: $69.50*
Children: $29* (Ages 5-11)
Children 4 & under complimentary
*Per person. All inclusive. Credit card required for reservation.

Reserve now: (800)843-7755.

San Bernardino

Summer weekend 2 66ers and quakes


Join us for a fundraiser and a fun time out at the ballgame! It’s Fireworks night, fifty cent hot dogs, $4.50 beers, and tons of fun! 50% of ticket sales go back to the Alzheimer’s Association to benefit our IE Walk to End Alzheimer’s events. Buy your tickets today at https://groupmatics.events/event/Alzheimersassociation40

San Bernardino Juneteenth Festival 2018 Juneteenth is a celebration of the rich culture and history of African Americans in the United States.

This will be a fun, family-friendly event with lots to explore!

Free Food and beverages for all attendees!

Fun Activities for all ages!

Live entertainment celebrating a wide variety of arts and genres

Kids activities with games and prizes

Vendors wtih tons of freebies and services

And more!

JCPenney Kids Zone – Decorate a Father’s Day Tie

Kids come to JCPenney Kid’s Department and decorate a Father’s Day Tie, while supplies last. Parents receive a 10% off coupon to use all day.

Summer weekend 2 fathers day brunch

Father’s Day Champagne Buffet The Castaway Restaurant

Make Father’s Day extra special by joining us for our Champagne Buffet!

Sunday, June 17th | 9:30am-3pm

Buffet Menu Highlighting

– Breakfast Favorites
– Carving Station featuring Roasted Turkey, Leg of Lamb and Prime Rib
– Seafood Bar including Crab Legs, Sushi, Peel and Eat Shrimp
– Carne Asada Station
– BBQ Chicken, Burgers and Tri-Tip
– Chocolate Fountain and Decadent Desserts and More!

Plus, Dad’s First Beer On Us and Bottomless Mimosas!

View the full menu at http://bit.ly/2rNGv1C

Adults $54.95 | Children $22.95
Kids 4 and under eat free!

Make Your Online Reservations at bit.ly/2nwzr9P

*Advance deposit needed to secure reservation. Menu subject to change. Buffet only, a la carte is not available. While supplies last. Reservation cancellations must be made 24 hours in advance. 1 complimentary beer per Father. Must be 21 & over.


ABC7’s annual Feed SoCal food drive runs through July 1.

Food donation bins have been placed throughout Southern California, including Vons and Albertsons markets, and at Subaru dealerships.

Donations will go to local food banks, which here in the Inland Empire is Feeding America Riverside | San Bernardino.

From 4:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Friday, June 15, donations will be collected during the Stuff A Truck event at Mathis Brothers Furniture, 4105 Inland Empire Blvd., Ontario. The event also will feature giveaways, prizes and family-friendly activities.


Summer weekend 2 chef milo

Chef Milo’s Pine Haven Bistro Dads and Grads come out for our BBQ Brunch Sunday, June 17th! We’re going to have spare ribs, Rueben benedicts, pork belly mac n’cheese, and all the favorites! Go on Yelp or call us to make a reservation today. 909-946-4674

Father’s Day Par-Tee Boomers Upland

Want to “putt” a smile on Dad’s face? Bring him to Boomers for our Father’s Day Par-Tee Mini Golf Tournament.

10 am tee off, great prizes and it’s all FREE!

Register at www.boomersparks.com/fathersday


Tuscano’s Pizza & Pasta is hosting a fundraiser from 9 p.m.-midnight Saturday, June 16, featuring the Killer Dueling Pianos.

Tickets are $20 and include a 50 percent discount on a future pizza purchase.

The restaurant, at 32693 Yucaipa Blvd., Yucaipa, will have a limited dinner menu during the performance.

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