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This Weekend in Riverside

Whether you're in the mood for gardening, craft beers, art or museums, we have you covered for April 22-24.

Friday, April 22 – Sunday, April 24

Tours of Heritage House

Time: At noon, 1:15 p.m., 2:15 p.m., 3:15 p.m.                                                                                                     Location: 8193 Magnolia Avenue

Tour this lovingly restored 1891 Queen Anne-style Victorian home, now a museum, every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through June 26, 2022. The exhibition, “Common Threads: Quilts, Clothing, and Textiles from the Hayes Family Collection,” is on display, as well as “Catherine’s Closet,” a collection of vintage women’s clothing from the 1860s to the 1920s. Reservations are required and may be booked here.

Admission is free. Suggested donation is $5.

Socal Etsy Guild Market Riverside

Time: Friday and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.; Sunday from 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.                                                                                                   Location: Galleria at Tyler

Artists, crafters and designers will take their shops from virtual to brick-and-mortar when the SoCal Etsy Guild sets up shop at the Galleria at Tyler.  The event is free for Galleria customers.

Saturday, April 23

Inland Empire Brewers Guild Beer Fest

Time: Noon – 4:00 p.m.                                                                                                                                               Location: White Park

Sample the wares of local IE craft breweries, hear some live music (remember when we used to go outside and listen to music?), and eat the kind of food you usually find at events like this.

Tickets range from $10 – $45. More information can be found here.

Inlandia Institute Writing About Black Art Workshop

Time: 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.                                                                                                    Location: Virtual

Taught by Chaffey College Professor Richard Allen May III, participants at this virtual workshop will analyze symbols and images from works by selected African-American artists. For more information, visit the Inlandia Institute website.

Homegrown Harvest Garden Tour and Craft Fair

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.                                                                                                 Location: 6111 Appaloosa Avenue, Riverside, CA 92509

Get tips on growing your own bumper crop of fruits and vegetables, plus cacti and orchids, at this garden event presented by The Riverside Community Flower Show Association. The fair will highlight homegrown harvests from six local gardens, with Master Gardeners on hand to answer your gardening questions, plus members of local garden societies. Plants and handcrafted garden items will be available for purchase. Note: The traditional Flower Show at the Elks’ Lodge will not be held this year.