Don’t Miss the Riverside Art and Music Festival Tomorrow

Riverside boasts a thriving arts scene, and it will be on full display at the Riverside Art and Music Festival on Saturday, September 15th. The celebration will take over downtown Riverside's 9th and Orange Streets from 4 to 10 p.m. with a lineup of free entertainment, art, and more. Invite a few friends along and […]

Bring a Love of Aviation to the March Field Air Museum

It takes more than 150 volunteers and a handful of full-time employees to run the March Field Air Museum. And since it holds the largest collection of military aircraft on the West Coast—and lands on the top of TripAdvisor’s list of things to do in Riverside—the staff’s efforts clearly do not go unnoticed. Come and […]

Expect an Adrenaline Rush at Castle Park

Castle Park has been a Riverside institution since it first opened in 1976. Over the past 40-plus years, the amusement park has expanded substantially to encompass more than 25 all-ages thrill rides, four mini-golf courses, a handful of water park features, and many carnival and arcade games. Come to Castle Park the next time you […]

Put on Your Dancing Shoes and Head to Rhythm of Riverside

Every summer, Fairmount Park hosts a free summer concert series fittingly named the Rhythm of Riverside. It's already underway this year, bringing an outdoor concert to the park every Wednesday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. (except for the Fourth of July). Pack a picnic, a blanket, and a lawn chair or two to enjoy […]

Don’t Miss Riverside Movies on Main in July

If you love going to the movies but can't stand the thought of missing out on spending a summer evening outdoors, Riverside Movies on Main has the solution. It takes the movie out of the movie theater and screens free films in the fresh air, on a massive screen along Main Street. Bring along some […]

Spend an Afternoon Exploring the Riverside Art Museum

When a few local artists founded the Riverside Art Museum in the 1950s, they worked with the space they had—which was an abandoned dog pound that they rented for $1 a year. Their creativity and spirit paid off because the Riverside Art Museum didn't live there for very long, and today it has its own […]

Enjoy a Quiet Afternoon in the Rose Garden at Fairmount Park

Now that spring has arrived, usher in the season with a trip to Fairmount Park. The local park is packed with ample opportunities for outdoor recreation, from the sweet-smelling rose garden to the bandshell that sometimes plays host to outdoor concerts. It's the perfect spot to escape the daily grind on a warm spring afternoon. […]

Learn About Local History at the California Citrus State Historic Park

Today, lemon groves and orange trees are as quintessentially Californian as Disneyland. But were it not for a pair of navel orange trees planted in 1873, the state never would've earned its reputation for fresh citrus. Learn all about this origin story at the California Citrus State Historic Park, The park showcases the long history […]

Check Out the Riverside Truck-a-Palooza on March 10

You don't have to be a child to appreciate the Riverside Truck-a-Palooza. Its collection of military vehicles, construction trucks, and public safety autos is impressive enough to engage adults, too. On Saturday, March 10th, the Junior League of Riverside invites the region's coolest roadsters to circle up in downtown Riverside for the 3rd Annual Riverside […]