2014 Events - Claremont Village
CLAREMONT FARMERS & ARTISANS MARKET ... Every Sunday ... 8:00am-1:00pm
A "must see" during weekly strolls on Sunday mornings. Sponsored by The Claremont Forum. Located on Second Street between Indian Hill Blvd and Yale Avenue. Free admission. View Village Claremont's market webpage. View Claremont Forum website. Phone 909-626-3066.
ART MART ... Every Friday evening... 5:00-9:00pm
Enjoy unique, eco-friendly, handmade arts and crafts inside The Packing House, 500 W. First St. Sponsored by Studio Claremont. Phone 909-626-6137
FIRST FRIDAY ARTWALK ... 6:00-9:00pm
Opening reception monthly 6:00-8:00pm at Claremont Community Foundation, 205 Yale Avenue, as well as art and crafts exhibits at various sites in the Village including The Packing House. Check the Claremont COURIER on the 1st Friday monthly for a list of participating sites and artists in the First Friday Art Walk. Visit ClaremontArtWalk.com
VILLAGE WALKING TOUR ... First Saturday Monthly... 10:00am-12:00noon
Sponsored by Claremont Heritage. Tour begins in front of the historic Claremont Metrolink Depot, 200 West First St. and ends with a tour of the newly restored College Heights Lemon Packing House, 500 W. First St. Led by a Claremont Heritage tour guide, this enjoyable walk includes the city's commercial, civic and college buildings bringing to life more than a hundred years of Claremont's history. Cost: $5 per person. Reservations recommended. Phone 909-621-0848. View website
THE CLAREMONT COLLEGES WALKING TOUR ... Four tours annually
2014: March 22 / Sept. 13 / Nov. 8 ... 9:30am-12noon
Cost: $8 per person. Reservations recommended. Call Claremont Heritage at 909-621-0848. View website
2014 Events - Claremont Village
This Village calendar showcases larger, often Village-wide events. Please contact individual businesses for special events they are sponsoring at their sites.
2014 Calendar of Events will be updated as more information becomes available.
Sat, March 15, 2014
SHOES THAT FIT Springtime 2014
Claremont Chamber Village Marketing Group and Shoes That Fit are once again partnering in asking you to participate in this much-appreciated program for school-age kids. Their goal is to make sure 200 local children in need receive new athletic shoes, socks and Springtime treats to fill their new tote bags. NEW Village Headquarters for this Village project is The Last Drop Cafe at 119 Harvard Ave., Claremont. In mid-March a list a partnering businesses/tote bag distribution centers will be online. Click to view webpage
Saturday, March 15 ... 10:30am
A CONCERT FOR CHILDREN
Feturing the music of Russia - presented by Claremont Young Musicians Orchestra. Admission is free. Experience the music of the Nutcracker Ballet, the 1812 Overture and more. Come early to meet the instruments of the orchestra up close. Audience participation and prizes.Bridges Hall of Music, Pomona College, 150 E. Fourth Street, Claremont. (About 1 block east of College Avenue.) Phone 909-624-3614
Sunday, April 6 ... 4:00-7:00pm
Shelton Park Stage "Setting the Stage" PARTY!
Village Marketing Group and Walter's restaurant invite you to this entertainment-filled fundraising party at Walter's. Tickets $35/person. Money is being raised to build a permanent performance stage in the Claremont Village at Shelton Park. Purchase tickets online and at select Village sites: Rio de Ojas, Aromatique, Bert & Rocky's and Claremont Chamber. Phone 909-624-4141. View website
Saturday, April 12 ... 5:00-9:00pm
15th Annual A TASTE OF CLAREMONT
Rotary Club of Claremont hosts this annual event nearby the Claremont Village at Claremont University Consortium,101 N. Mills Avenue (at First Street - east of College Avenue). View website
April 26 at 1:00 & 7:00 / April 27 at 1:00
World Premiere! Inland Pacific Ballet presents BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
at Bridges Auditorium
Newest production in Inland Pacific Ballet's series of original ballets creatively adapted from adventure filled stories. Living at the edge of a mystical forest, Beauty is a young girl pure of heart, whose father is accosted by a mysterious Beast after picking roses from the Beast's beloved garden. To save her father, Belle offers herself in exchange for his freedom, and begins a journey of love and transformation for both herself and the Beast. With spectacular sets, stunning costumes and amazing theatrical effects, Beauty and the Beast is a visual feast that will delight audiences of all ages.
View website for details and ticket information
|Saturday, June 28 ... 4:00-8:00pm
CRAFT BEER WALK
Claremont Village Blues & Brews
Enjoy craft beer tastings and food samplings at over 30 Village businesses and rock to live music at numerous venues. SOLD OUT in 2013. Tickets on sale as of May 15.
Produced annually by Claremont Chamber Village Marketing Group.
View www.claremontbluesandbrews.com Phone 909-626-1147 or 626-1364
|Saturday, Sept. 13 ... 4:00-8:00pm
Vintage Village WINE WALK
In 2013, wine and food tastings at over 35 businesses* located throughout the Village while live music filled the air. (*Several are non-alcohol sites.)
Tickets SELL OUT annually in advance for this ADULTS ONLY event. Sales will begin Aug. 1.
Wine Walk Headquarters: AROMATIQUE, 319-A W. First St. • 909-626-7422
Send email to: ClaremontVillageInfo@gmail.com
Produced by Claremont Chamber VILLAGE MARKETING GROUP
|Saturday, Oct. 25 ... 9:00-5:00
VILLAGE VENTURE Arts & Crafts Faire
Autumn's Largest Arts & Crafts Faire in the Inland Valley!
Annual "can't miss" event held in the treel-lined streets in the Claremont Village.
FREE ADMISSION. Hundreds of arts, crafts, food and business booths.
Children's Halloween Costume Parade starts at 9:30am.
Produced by Claremont Chamber of Commerce. Phone 909-624-1681
View Village Venture webpage designed for TheVillageClaremont.com
|Friday, Oct. 31
HALLOWEEN FESTIVITIES in the Claremont Village
FREE FUN designed for kids 12 years and younger.
Trick or Treat ... 3:00-5:00
Halloween Festivities at the Depot ... 4:00-7:00
Co-produced by City of Claremont Community and Human Services • 909-399-5490
and Claremont Chamber VILLAGE MARKETING GROUP
View Halloween webpage designed for TheVillageClaremont.com
|Friday and Saturday, Nov. 14 & 15 ... 10:00-4:00
PILGRIM PLACE FESTIVAL
Annual tradition held at Pilgrim Place just north/west of the Claremont Village. Features family-oriented activities, delicious food, arts, crafts, booths showcasing vintage items, clothing, jewelry, jams, jellies and more. FREE ADMISSION.
Thanksgiving, Nov. 27 ... Early Morning
TURKEY TROT - Fun Run and 5k
Sunrise Rotary of Claremont produces this awesome way to kick off Thanksgiving. Turket Trot is held on streets in the Claremont Village and The Claremont Colleges. Watch for more details later in the year.
|Friday, Dec. 5 ... 5:00-8:00pm
VILLAGE HOLIDAY PROMENADE and TREE LIGHTING
Annual tradition held at the Claremont Depot and in the Village. FREE ADMISSION.
Entertainment • Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus • Kick-off the season Claremont style
Produced by City of Claremont Community and Human Services • 909-399-5490
View Holiday webpage designed for TheVillageClaremont.com
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