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WEEKLY
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, handmade arts and crafts inside (and sometimes outside) The Packing House, 520 W. First St. Phone 909-626-6137

MONTHLY
FIRST SATURDAY ART WALK ... 6:00-9:00pm
Art Walk has moved to FIRST SATURDAY.
Visit ClaremontArtWalk.com and Claremont Art Walk Facebook page. Be sure to check the Claremont COURIER on the Friday prior to the 1st Saturday for a list of participating galleries and artists. Art Walk is 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. 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
2016 • March 19, Sept 10, Nov 12 ...
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

2016 Events - Claremont Village
More events will be listed/updated as details become available...

FEBRUARY
Saturday, Feb 6 ... 3:30pm
CONCERT by Claremont Youth Symphony Orchestra and Prelude String Ensemble
Bridges Hall of Music, 150 E. Fourth St, Claremont - Pomona College. Free Admission.


MARCH
Saturday, March 19 ... 11am-4pm
CLAREMONT VILLAGE PIE FESTIVAL

View website ClaremontPieFestival.com for more details about this very popular 4th annual Village event. Plans are well underway for a Car and Indian Motorcycle Show to be held in conjunction with today's yummy pie-oriented activities, arts & crafts booths and live music.

APRIL
Saturday, April 23 ... 10am-3pm
EARTH DAY CELEBRATION

Second Street near Indian Hill Blvd. Free Admission - View website: Sustainable Claremont

MAY
Friday Nights LIVE! Returns
Opening date to be determined - Free concerts weekly 6-9pm thru October 28, 2016. Bands and venues will be listed here when available.

The Claremont Colleges 2016 Commencement
Friday, May 13 - Sunday, May 15


Saturday,May 22
CLAREMONT FOLK FESTIVAL

NEW VENUE Smith Center, Pomona College Campus. More details: FolkMusicCenter.com


JUNE
Saturday, June 25 ... 4:00-8:00pm
CRAFT BEER WALK
Claremont Village Blues & Brews

Enjoy craft beer/beverage tastings and food samplings at Village businesses and rock to live music at numerous venues. Tickets go on sale May 1. Produced annually by Claremont Village Marketing Group.
View www.claremontbluesandbrews.com
Phone 909-626-1147


JULY
Monday, July 4 - Day-long activities
CLAREMONT'S JULY 4TH CELEBRATION

Sponsored by City of Claremont. Day-long activities take place at Memorial Park beginning with Pancake Breafkast by Kiwanis Club of Claremont. Parade starts at 4:00. Fireworks show and concert. Phone Claremont Human Services 909-399-5490. View webpage for more details: www.Claremont4th.org


Monday Night Concerts in the Park - Begin Monday, July 11. Bands will be listed here when available.

AUGUST

SEPTEMBER
Saturday, Sept. 10 ... 4:00-8:00pm
Claremont Village WINE WALK

Wine and food tastings at businesses* located throughout the Village while live music filled the air. (*Several are non-alcohol sites.) Ticket sales will begin Aug. 1. Visit ClaremontWineWalk.com Send email to: ClaremontVillageInfo@gmail.com
Produced by Claremont Village Marketing Group


OCTOBER
GHOST WALK returns Oct 1-2 - Sells out in advance annually. View website...

Saturday, Oct. 22 ... 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

Monday, Oct. 31 ... Times to be determined
HALLOWEEN FESTIVITIES in the Claremont Village
FREE FUN designed for kids 12 years and younger.
Trick or Treat at select Village businesses / Halloween Spooktacular at the Depot
Co-produced by City of Claremont Community and Human Services • 909-399-5490
and Claremont VILLAGE MARKETING GROUP
View Halloween webpage designed for TheVillageClaremont.com


NOVEMBER
Friday and Saturday, Nov. 11 & 12 ... 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. 24 ... Early Morning
TURKEY TROT - Kids' Fun Run and 5k Run Walk
Sunrise Rotary of Claremont produces this awesome way to kick off Thanksgiving. Turkey Trot is held on streets in the Claremont Village and The Claremont Colleges. Watch for more details later in the year.


DECEMBER
Friday, Dec. 2 ... 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 Claremont Human Services • 909-399-5490
View Holiday webpage designed for TheVillageClaremont.com


JANUARY 2017