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I have decided to stop updating this web page as of September 7th 2013. I will keep the site on the web to be used as a reference but will not be adding or editing information.Another good source of information about Riverside events is the City of Riverside Community Calander.Have fun and be safe!
The Riverside Arts Walk is a free monthly community event that celebrates the diversity of arts and culture in Riverside. Visit over 22 downtown locations, including museums, galleries and studios, presenting an eclectic mix of visual and performing arts. Youíll also find a diverse mix of art and craft for sale in the lot at the corner of Lemon & University. So put on your walking shoes and get ready to explore, you never know what you might find. More information
Did you know that we have 17 different organizations listed on our Youth Sports page representing a dozen different sports? If you know a young person that could benefit from the teamwork, routine, and self confidence that comes from participating in a well run sports program why not share with them the options available and encourage them to pursue the one(s) that interest them? Our kids only get one chance to grow up and competitive sports can have a positive influence in a young personís life.
For over 50 years, Adams Motorsports Park in Riverside, CA has been the place to go for great racing action in Southern Californiaís Inland Empire. Whether you are into kart racing, drifting, time attack, pocket bikes / mini-moto, motorcycles or supermoto racing, Adams Motorsports Park has you covered! Located in Riverside AMPís race track is busy seven days a week with exciting racing action on a challenging road course. More information.
If you have ever stayed at The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa or visited for a special event then you know what a unique and special gem we have in downtown Riverside. For those who havenít visited yet (or have but want to see more) the Mission Inn Foundation / Museum offers Docent led tours 7 days a week at a cost of 13.00 per person. The tours are 75 minutes long so were comfortable shoes. You can find schedules and reservation information at the museums website. And before or after your tour the Foundations museum and gift shop are worth exploring too.
Foster youth who are aging out of the foster care system often find themselves instantly on their own as teenagers with no housing or support from family or community. Without mentoring and motivation, most former foster youth find themselves homeless, pregnant, on drugs, or in jail.Inspire Life Skills Training, Inc. is making a difference in our community by providing these young people with housing assistance, life skills training, education and employment support. Program participants live independently, participate in individual and group life skills instruction, and receive counseling, healthcare access and mentoring. All programs are designed to assist the youth in achieving their education and employment goals so they can become self-sufficient. Visit the Inspire Life Skills Training, Inc. website for more information.
Located at Hunter Hobby Park, 1496 Columbia Ave., Riverside. These scale steam trains built and operated be the Riverside Live Steamers have put a smile on the faces of thousands of kids (and adults) over the years. Public run days are the 2nd & 4th Sundays of the month so come out for a ride and stay for a day in the park. More information.
Published by the City of Riverside Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department, the Riverside Activity Guide is packed with activities for the entire family and a complete guide to Riverside parks and community centers.
If youíre looking for farm fresh produce or delicious baked goods you wonít do better than a visit to one of the three weekly Farmers markets here in Riverside. (The one near the Mission Inn on Saturday mornings is our personal favorite). And thereís more than fresh produce waiting for you. Each location has its own unique mix of vendors so pick one (or all) to explore and see for yourself. For more information visit our Healthy Living page.
Sunshine and Daydreams offers private guided horseback riding in a beautiful trail environment. Join us as we ride across Hidden Valley Wildlife Preserve (over 3000 acres) and experience beautiful California landscapes featuring foothills, riverbed and native California trees and plants. More information To see all of the outdoor activities listed on Today in Riverside visit our Outdoor Activities page.