Try the Mangoneada or the Strawberry Horchata at Newly Opened Zero X Cafe

Zero X has only been open for about two months, but its unique mix of specialty Mexican and Asian drinks and snacks has quickly left an impression on the people of Riverside. Already, more than 50 Yelp reviews sing the praises of this colorful cafe, where you'll find everything from milk tea to spicy Sriracha […]

Throw It Way Back at Arcade Wednesdays at Pixels Bar

If you've ever found yourself suddenly jonesing for a game of Super Smash Bros or Street Fighter 4, but you can't dig out your old PlayStation, don't worry. Pixels bar has you covered. Every Wednesday night, the spot transforms from everyday dive bar into a '90s-era arcade complete with your favorite video games. Starting at […]

Solve a Murder Mystery During Dinner at The Gourmet Detective in Riverside

At The Gourmet Detective, everyone is a suspect in a (fake) murder that occurs before the first course even comes from the kitchen. The Riverside dinner theater enlists the help of professional actors/serving staff to create an all-encompassing experience that plunges you into the midst of a murder mystery during a three-course meal. Now through […]

Usher in 2018 at the NYE Dinner at Mario’s Place

Have you yet to nail down your New Year's plans? There's no need to rush to throw together a party. Let the chef at Mario's Place do all of the hard work for you. Come to NYE Dinner at Mario's Place and stick around for a party, or skip dinner and just attend the bash, […]

Try the Mahi-Mahi Tacos at El Torito

El Torito is a family-style restaurant with offerings of authentic cuisine that would be found in a traditional Mexican hacienda. If you are craving made-to-order and made-from-scratch, fresh Mexican food, El Torito is your place. Established in 1954, this comfortable, casual dining welcomes couples, families and groups alike. Thirsty? Try the brightly colored raspberry mojito […]

Come to the Riverside Festival of Lights This December

Live music. Horse-drawn carriage rides. Handcrafted gifts. You'll find all of these, and much more, at the Riverside Festival of Lights downtown this winter. The festival kicked off with a tree lighting ceremony the day after Thanksgiving and runs through January 6th, bringing the holiday cheer daily. Come to the free festival to take a […]

Frostbites Frozen Delights Promises Unique Sorbets and Custards in Riverside

Frostbites Frozen Delights isn't your average ice cream shop. It offers treats you won't find anywhere else, like the signature sorbet cream. This creation takes two of Frostbites' other popular sweets, the sorbet and the frozen custard, and combines them in layers. The balance of creamy custard and fruity sorbet culminates in a unique and […]

Sign Up to Make Herbal Soap for Friends and Family This Holiday Season

With the holiday season quickly approaching, it’s time to start thinking about holiday shopping. It’s no secret that holiday shopping gets expensive quickly, so the folks at DragonMarsh are inviting locals in to learn how to make herbal soaps for gifts for friends, family, or coworkers this holiday season. The workshop allows guests to play […]

Take Part in the 40th Annual Mission Inn Run

Lace up your sneakers! This November marks the 40th anniversary of the town-wide Mission Inn Run. Returning on November 11th and 12th, the weekend of fitness-centric festivities features not only runs for athletes of all fitness levels but also a fitness expo, a children’s fitness festival, and more. The main event—the annual Mission Inn Run—is […]