Things to Do in the Inland Empire – September 2018

There’s plenty of things to do in the Inland Empire — events, family activities and fun weekend happenings! Here are some great options for the month of September– with things to do in Redlands, Yucaipa and throughout the Inland Empire!

Inland Empire events and things to do

Aug 31 – Sept. 3 | Norco Fair

The Norco Fair has enough to make the whole family happy! Enjoy music, a talent show, animals, and so much more.

When: Aug 31 – Sept. 3
Where: George Ingall’s Equestrian Event Center | 3737 Crestview Ave, Norco
Cost: $10 – $15
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Sept 8 | 5th Annual “A Day in the Park” Car Show

Head to the park for a classic car show for those of you who love cars — there will also be a kids’ zone and vendors!

When: Saturday, Sept. 8 | 8am – 3pm
Where: Sylvan Park, Redlands
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Sept. 8 | Bowlero Launch Party

Join them for their Launch Party on Saturday, September 8th from 11am-2pm and enjoy free bowling, arcade play, giveaways, and more!*

*Offer valid for one (1) game of bowling and shoe rental and one (1) $5 arcade card. Based on availability. RSVP does not reserve lane. Good for 9/8/18 only.

When: Sept. 8 | 11am – 2pm
Where: Bowlero Riverside | 10781 Indiana Ave, Riverside, CA 92503
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Sept 8 | 2018 Redlands Conservancy Fall Social

The 2018 Fall Social, set for September 8, 2018 from 5:30 to 9:30 at the historic former YWCA and current home of Cutler Insurance in downtown Redlands.

You’ll enjoy dinner by Chef Darrell Stephenson, entertainment by Renee Rojanaro, a beautiful setting in the garden of the historic Cutler Building, lemon-drop martinis and live and silent auction . . . what a wonderful evening in Redlands!

When: Saturday, Sept. 8 | 5:30 – 9:30pm
Where: The Historic Cutler Building | 201 Cajon Street, Redlands
Cost: $110
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Sept 1 – Nov | Oak Glen Apple Picking

Apple picking in Oak Glen starts Labor Day, typically until Thanksgiving weekend.

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Sept 6 – 9 | Stagecoach Days with Parade, Carnival & Rodeo 2018

An annual event in Banning since 1957 to showcase the area’s rich stagecoach history. Parade, rodeo, carnival.

When: Sept. 6- 9
Where: A.C. Dysart Equestrian Center | 2101 W. Victory Ave., Banning, California 92220
Cost: Free – $75
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Sept. 15 | Family Fun at the Preserve

Bring the whole family out to Oakmont Park and Herngt ‘Aki’ Preserve for a morning of old-fashioned fun, followed by a fresh picnic lunch on the bluff overlooking the canyon. A scavenger hunt, three-legged races, a little friendly inter-family competition…After our morning in the preserve, we’ll traipse up the street half a block to enjoy spectacular views from a private home while snacking on Mark Friis’s tacos and other refreshments.

When: Saturday, Sept. 15 | 10am – 1pm
Where: Oakmont Park | Sutherland Drive at Oak Ridge Trail

Cost: $5 – $20
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Sept. 18 | Redlands Intensive Local History class

A.K. Smiley Public Library Offers Local History Class: Larry Burgess and Tom Atchley are once again presenting their Redlands Intensive Local History class, focusing on the history of Redlands.

Classes begin Tuesday, September 18, 2018. The class meets in the Assembly Room of the A.K. Smiley Public Library from 7 – 9 pm for eight consecutive Tuesdays ending on November 6, 2018. Cost is $30.00 per person with the proceeds going to support the Redlands Heritage Room.

When: Classes begin Tuesday, September 18, 7 – 9pm | Classes meet for eight consecutive Tuesdays (ending Nov. 6)
Where:Assembly Room of the A.K. Smiley Public Library | 125 W Vine St, Redlands, CA 92373

Cost: $30
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Sept 29 | Taste for Life Wine Event

“Taste for Life” Wine Event, is an evening dedicated to raising funds for programs provided by Childhood Cancer Foundation of Southern California. Guests are invited to join us at the beautiful Oak Hollow Farm in the hills of Oak Glen for an evening of sampling wine. There will be great California wines, dinner, live entertainment and auction gift opportunities.

All proceeds raised throughout the night directly benefit Childhood Cancer Foundation of Southern California, a non-profit organization.

When: Sept 29
Where: Oak Hollow Farm | 38001 Potato Canyon Rd., Yucaipa, CA 92399
Cost: $50 – $1000
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Every Thursday | Redlands Market Night

Established in 1988, Redlands Market Night has established itself as one of the most successful certified farmers markets in Southern California! Vendors vie to participate in the event that has attracted thousands of weekly visitors since its inception. Visitors are welcomed into an inviting atmosphere complete with lighted trees, brick sidewalks, historic buildings, and great musical entertainment. Crowds are pleasantly surrounded by over 150 food and merchandise booths, not to mention the downtown shopkeepers, every Thursday night.

When: Ongoing Thursday nights, 6 – 9pm
Where: 1 East State Street, Redlands, CA 92373
Cost: Free entrance
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