Saturday, June 4
Courtyard Shakespeare Festival: Much Ado About Nothing / Richard III
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Location: California Baptist University
Cost: $10, $12, $15
California Baptist University’s outdoor Shakespeare festival is back after a two-year hiatus, featuring “Much Ado About Nothing” on Friday nights and “Richard III” on Saturday nights through June 18. Tickets are available at the CBU website.
Magnolia Center Marketplace
Time: 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Sunnyside Drive near The Plaza
The first and third Saturdays of each month through October 15, a group of vendors gather on Sunnyside Drive selling arts and crafts, collectibles and fresh food items, with a beer garden and music. Learn more at their website.
Anime Riverside 2022
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Sat.; 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Sun.
Location: Riverside Convention Center
Cost: $30 – $50
Anime fans and cosplayers can let their inner geek run wild over two days at the Riverside Convention Center, with Nerd Karaoke, anime and cosplay panels, stage performances, live music, 250 artists and vendors, celebrity guests, food, games, panels and a carnival. For more information, visit the AR2022 website and order tickets here.
The Grand Encampment at Flabob Airport
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. (dance) Sat.; 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Sun.
Location: Flabob Airport
Cost: See website for details.
Military and history buffs will feel right at home at this two-day event featuring U.S. battle re-enactments from 1975 to 1975, living history camps, vintage cars and aircraft, a 1940s-era big band dance at the Victory Canteen, and more. Visit the website for tickets and more information.
Queen’s Jubilee Tea Party
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Location: Marmalade Manor
The Riverside Dickens Festival invites you to celebrate Queen Victoria’s diamond jubilee with the Queen and her court at a three-course afternoon tea and Victorian fashion show. Tickets can be purchased here.
New and Renewing CPR / First Aid Classes
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Location: Riverside Medical Clinic – Sports Clinic
Cost: $35, $45, $60
Get certified or renew your certification at this American Heart Association provider class teaching infant, child and adult CPR and first aid. Walk-ins are welcome. For more information, call 951-321-6338 or visit their website.
Sunday, June 5
Gardening for Butterflies
Time: 9:00 a.m. – noon
Location: UC Riverside Botanic Gardens
Cost: Free (donations accepted).
Master Gardener docents will be on hand to answer questions about the best ways to invite butterflies into your garden. For more information, visit their website.