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. Coordinated by Studio Claremont. Phone 909-626-6137
FIRST FRIDAY ARTWALK ... 6:00-9:00pm
Visit ClaremontArtWalk.com and check the Claremont COURIER on the 1st Friday monthly for a list of participating galleries and artists in Art Walk located in and nearby the Claremont Village.
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 near the restored College Heights Lemon Packing House, 500 W. First St. Often Ginger Elliott is the tour guide for his enjoyable walk includes the city's commercial, civic and college buildings which brings 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: Sept. 13 / Nov. 8 ... 9:30am-12noon
This tour is an informative, historic look at The Claremont Colleges and is not intended for potential students whose focus may be on academics offered here. 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.
Saturday, April 19 ... 9:00-11:00am / Candy Egg Hunt at 10:30am
SPRING CELEBRATION and PANCAKE BREAKFAST
Free children's entertainment and activities at Memorial Park, 840 N. Indian Hill Blvd. Candy Egg Hunt begins promptly at 10:30. Children 2 years and younger receive goodie bags. Children 3-12 years participate in candy egg hunt. Sponsored by the City of Claremont and Claremont Rotary Club. Phone (909) 399-5490. View website
PANCAKE BREAKFAST 8:00-11:00am
$5/person. Tickets available at event. Sponsored by Kiwanis Club of Claremont.
Saturday, April 26 ... 10:00-3:00
6th Annual Claremont EARTH DAY Celebration
"Helping 2 Protect Our Environment." Demos, workshops, kids' activities, live music, solar boats and more located along Second Street in the Claremont Village. Presented by City of Claremont, Sustainable Claremont and Interfaith Sustainability Council. 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
Friday Nights LIVE!
FREE entertainment weekly at 2-3 venues in the Claremont Village. Contact Sonja at ClaremontVillageInfo@gmail.com
Village Plaza Public Square
Claremont Chamber Patio
City Hall Plaza
Youth Show Choir
Pomona College String Group
Claremont Voodoo Society
Amanda Castro Band
Hound Dog & the Mel Tones
May 23 - June 1 ... Fri @ 8pm / Sat @ 3 and 8pm / Sun @ 4pm
By Sarah Ruhl. Presented by Ophelia's Jump (in collaboration with Pomona College and the da Center for the Arts) nearby the Village at Seaver Theater, Pomona College - Claremont. Phone 909-624-1464.
FOLK MUSIC FESTIVAL
31st year of the festival will return to the Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, 1500 N. College Ave., Claremont (nearby the Village, north of Route 66/Foothill Blvd.). Tickets go on sale now in the store and online. Don't delay -- event SOLD OUT in 2013. Sponsored by Folk Music Center, 220 Yale Ave., Claremont. Phone 909-624-2928. View website
|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 1.
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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