August Food Events
By Ashley Bennett
AUGUST FOOD EVENTS
August 8: Food Truck Thursdays
This week’s lineup: Cousins Maine Lobster, Fresh Fries, Schmuck with a Truck and Slummin Gourmet.
5:30pm-8:30pm. Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona, (909) 623-3111; www.fairplex.com.
August 14: Pomona Dishcrawl
It’s a mystery as to which four Pomona restaurants you’ll visit, but that’s part of the fun!
7pm. $45. Address sent two days before the event, after order is received.
August 15: Santiago High School
Mmm check out the foods from these awesome food trucks: Baconmania, WTF Pizza, Eat ‘Em Truck, Viking Truck and We Heart Froyo.
Free admission. 1395 Foothill Pkwy., Corona.
August 22: “Checked Out . . . For Good” Murder Mystery
Jinkies! Nothing is better than a good ol’ “whodunnit” tale.
6pm-9pm. The Sycamore Inn, 8318 Foothill Blvd., Rancho Cucamonga, (909) 982-1104.
August 24: Corona Gourmet Food Truck Festival
Over 20 food trucks are going to be here. You don’t want to miss out on these good eats, do you?
11am-6pm. Dos Lagos, 2780 Cabot Dr., Suite 140, Corona.
August 31: “For What Ale’s Ya” Craft Beer Festival
Hosted by the Upland Woman’s Club, this celebration of homemade brews is bound to be amazing. Plus there’s going to be a full catered taco bar and live music by The Gravity Guild. Notes: Tickets aren’t going to be sold at the door (Also see ticket for special parking directions).
$25. Upland Woman’s Club, 590 N. Second Ave., Upland, (909) 982-3324; www.uplandwomansclub.org.
Buy healthy, discover new personally owned businesses and have a blast.
Claremont Farmers & Artisans Market
8am-1pm. Claremont Village, on Second St. between Indian Hill Blvd. and Yale Ave., (714) 345-3087; www.thevillageclaremont.com.
San Bernardino Farmers Fair and Market Night
6pm-9:30pm. Thru Oct. 29. Perris Hill Park, 1135 E. Highland Ave., (909) 384-5233.
Chino Farmers Market
5pm-8:30pm. Thru Aug. 21. Chino City Hall, 13222 Central Ave., (951) 500-4506; www.chinofarmersmarket.com.
Riverside Farmers Market
2:30pm-7pm. Thru Oct. 2. Between Township Hall and the Riverside Public Library.
Upland Market Night
5pm-9pm. Thru Oct. East of Euclid Ave., between 9th and 2nd.
Redlands Market Night
6pm-9pm. On State St. between Orange and Ninth St.
High Desert Farmers Market
8am-12pm. Iower Campus
High Desert Farmers Market (Hesperia)
4:30pm-8:30pm. Thru Sep. 25.
Victoria Gardens Farmers Market
10am-2pm. Victoria Gardens, South Mainstreet, Rancho Cucamonga, (909) 463-2830.
Redlands Farmers Market
8am-11am. 100 E Redlands Blvd.
Fontana Farmers Market
8am-1pm. Downtown Fontana, Center Stage parking lot, south of Lewis library, (909) 349-6900.
Corona Farmers Market
8:30am-12:30pm. 488 N. Main St.
Pomona Farmers Market (Every Second and Last Saturday)
5pm-9pm. 201 W. 2nd St. in Thomas Plaza.
Riverside Farmers Market
8am-1pm. Thru Oct. 2. Main Street betwen 5th and 6th St.
Palm Springs Farmers Market
8am-12:30pm. Palm Springs Pavilion, 401 S. Pavilion Wy., (760) 898-5250.