It’s one of best fall traditions around! Bring the kids for a fantastic adventure at the Big Horse Corn Maze and Harvest Festival in Temecula! The Big Horse Feed & Farm Supply hosts this annual festival, which features the largest corn maze in Southern California, with 11+ acres of good old-fashioned fun! Tons of family activities and attractions include a pumpkin patch, pony rides, hayrides, rock wall, face painting, gem mining and more! Everyone will have a great time, so come on out!
Show your support for deployed troop and veterans, and wear your red, white, and blue to participate in the Veterans 5k Walk/Run on October 7th. The family-friendly event is a 5k run/walk starting at Mt. San Jacinto College; you can run or walk at your own pace and just have fun! Registration includes a medal, t-shirt, swag bag and online access to pictures. Enjoy vendors, music, and a classic car show after the race. Check-in deadline is 6:45 a.m. and the race begins at 7 a.m. All proceeds support military families, deployed troops, and veterans through the nonprofit Valley Resource Center.
Save the date for September 16th, when Vitagliano Vineyard and Winery presents The Color of Music. Spend the afternoon enjoying distinctive art, live music, wine and delicious cuisine that can be purchased at onsite artisan food trucks. This special event is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will feature artist Lynnea Oakes and jazz music by The Andrea Miller Quartet. Admission is $10 per person. Buy your tickets today!
Back to School Blues? We have a solution! Join us for a Back to School Carnival at the Ranch House at Audie Murphy Ranch on Friday, September 14th from 2-5pm. This afternoon of fun will include carnival games, popcorn, music and more! Be sure to check out our seven new neighborhoods while you’re there!
The city of Temecula is hosting a special evening to commemorate the 17th anniversary of September 11th. Write a message in the Keepsake Journal and take some time to reflect as we honor those who tragically gave their lives in service to this country. There will also be light music and refreshments following the program, which is free to the public. The September 11th Remembrance is at the Temecula Duck Pond and Veterans Memorial from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Don’t miss the last Summer Nights 2018 on August 25th! Get ready for a lively evening at the Refuge Brewery in Temecula when they open the back patio to host an awesome live band, food trucks with delectable cuisine and kegs of specialty beers. Tickets include a collectable pint glass and a pour of the featured beer. Enjoy all beers after the first glass at the discounted price of $5. Guests must be 21+, see you there!
Summer nights are more fun when you spend them with family and friends enjoying Old Town Live! Every Friday and Saturday night, now through September 1st, head out to Old Town Temecula to dine at one of the area’s great restaurants, shop in the unique boutiques, and support local businesses. Live music by a host of bands offers a wide variety of entertainment. Don’t forget, free parking is always available in the Old Town Garage next to City Hall!
Join us Saturday, August 4th from 3-6 pm for an Ice Cream Social at The Ranch House in Audie Murphy Ranch! Bring the whole family and cool down with treats from the Fluff Ice Cream Truck, dance to a live DJ and enjoy activities for the kids such as face painting and balloon art! You can also tour seven new neighborhoods by leading homebuilders and enter to win a $100 AMEX gift card. We look forward to seeing you there!
Grab the tent and sleeping bags, and bring the kids to a special Family Camp Out at La Ladera Park! Don’t miss this fun weekend event on July 21st and 22nd, and enjoy picnic games, arts & crafts, scavenger hunt and family competitions. When the sun sets, wind down under the stars with a moonlight movie, campfire and s’mores! Dinner and continental breakfast will be provided, and the cost is $50 for a family of four.
If you love July 4th, come out a week early to celebrate with the city of Menifee! Don’t miss their award-winning Independence Day Celebration on Saturday July 30th, from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Wheatfield Park. This All-American event will have family games, food, craft vendors, live entertainment from local musicians, plus a Kid’s Zone and community parade. There will also be a beer garden for adults. Make sure to stay until 9 p.m. for the dazzling fireworks show!