Community Calendar

Wednesday May 1 thru Saturday June 29

EXHIBIT: ART AT THE CENTER 
Wednesday thru Saturday 11:00 am – 5:00 pm,
Diamond Valley Arts Gallery, 123 N Harvard St
Free admission. The exhibit is a collaboration with Four Seasons’ A.R.T. and Sierra Dawn Estates Porcelain Painters. DVAC art exhibits are always FREE. www.theDVAC.org.  

Friday May 31

FRIDAY NITE LIVE!l TRIBUTE TO CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL
7:00 pm, Historic Hemet Theatre, 216 E Florida Ave
$22 presale / $25 day of show. FORTUNATE SON Son is back for an encore appearance, combining timeless CCR favorites and legendary Fogerty solo hits. Brad Ford & FORTUNATE SON truly personify the spirit and grit of America’s Favorite Rock & Roll Band! (951) 658-5950  [website]   [EventPage]

Saturday June 1

HEMET SAN JACINTO CHAMBER COMMUNITY FAMILY BBQ
11:00 am, HSJC Chamber Offices, 615 N San Jacinto St
Free admission. Celebrate summer with a family BBQ sponsored by the Hemet San Jacinto Chamber of Commerce. Music, food vendors, bingo, kid zone & more. (951) 658-3211. [flyer]

BOW WOW MEOW LUAU
6:00 pm, Hemet Public Library, 300 E Devonshire Ave
$50 per person. Annual fundraiser for the Ramona Animal Shelter. Ticket includes a tropical inspired dinner, Polynesian show, dancing and some AMAZING auction items! Come support homeless animals and have some FUN! (951) 654-8002.

Wednesday June 5

VALLE VISTA SUMMER FUN: BINGO
10 am, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Get the kids out of the house and join in the fun. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. (951) 927-6673.

WHODUNIT MURDER MYSTERY: NOT SO APPLE PIE
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm, San Jacinto Moose Lodge, 188 W Main St
Presale $20 each/2 for $35, Day of Show $25 each/2 for $40. Troupe of Lost Souls presents a fun-filled murder mystery for you to figure out. Read the case file, look at the photos, talk to the detectives, interrogate the suspects and solve the crime. Tickets available at the Lodge or call (951) 282-3053. [flyer]

Thursday June 6

EMPOWERING YOUR HEALTH!
10:00 am, Inter Valley Vitality Center, 214 E Stetson Ave
Free. Discover how better communication with your physician and preventive screenings can save your life. Learn the necessary screenings as we age, how they are performed and other ways to stay healthy and well. RSVP required. Space is limited. (800) 886-4471. [website]

Friday June 7

VALLEY-WIDE AQUATIC CENTER FAMILY FUN NIGHT
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Valley-Wide Aquatic Center, 1801 Angler Ave
$4 per person, $2 age 2 & under. Special activity night open to all ages. Come out and enjoy an evening with family and friends (951) 929-0047.

VALLE VISTA MOVIES IN THE PARK
Dusk, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Enjoy a fun evening with a movie under the stars. Free popcorn and drinks (while supplies last), (951) 927-6673.

Saturday June 8

WATER-WISE LANDSCAPE WORKSHOP
10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Lake Hemet Water District, 26385 Fairview Ave
Free. Workshop in choosing water-wise plants for local landscaping. Presented by Valley Beautiful in partnership with UC Master Gardeners and Lake Hemet Municipal Water District. (951) 634-4952. [flyer]

VALLEY RESTART SUMMER KICK OFF STREET FAIR & CAR SHOW
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Hemet Valley Baptist, 1480 N Kirby (at Esplanade)
Free admission. $7 meal. $10 entry fee. Come celebrate summer with a fun-filled fundraiser for Valley Restart. (951) 766-7476. [flyer]

TRIBUTE MANIA: BOB SEGER
7:00 pm, Historic Hemet Theatre, 216 E Florida Ave
$22 presale, $25 day of show. Season Two of the Tribute Mania Concert Series continues with a Tribute to Bob Seger by TURN THE PAGE. This tribute faithfully recreates all of the classic hits of Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band. You will feel as though you’ve been transported back to Detroit’s Cobo Hall as you relive “Old Time Rock ‘n Roll,” “Night Moves,” “Against The Wind” and so many more. (951) 658-5950. [EventPage]  [tickets]

MUSIC AT THE CENTER: LES ALLEN AND CITY LIMITS
8:00 pm, Diamond Valley Arts Council, 123 N Harvard St
$20 general admission, $15 members. One of California’s top singing guitarists. (951) 652-3822.

MUSICATION LIVE: CRAIC HAUS
8:30 pm, Derby’s Bar & Grill, 2860 W Florida Ave
Free. Musication Live Featuring “Shamrockabilly” Craic Haus. Food & drink specials. (951) 652-2440.

Monday June 10 thru Friday June 28

MUSICA! SUMMER STRINGS ACADEMY
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm (Level I), 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm (Level II)
Diamond Valley Arts Center, 123 N Harvard St
Cost varies. Musica! presents its 20th annual Summer Strings Academy for violin, viola, cello and string base. Call for information (951) 652-3822.

Wednesday June 12

VALLE VISTA SUMMER FUN:  SUPER SMASH BRO’S TOURNAMENT
10 am, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Get the kids out of the house and join in the fun. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. (951) 927-6673.

Thursday June 13

SILVER & SASSY HEALTH FAIR
10:00 am – 12:00 pm, VFW 1891 S Santa Fe, San Jacinto
Free. Free health screenings, free phones for hearing impaired, free information, giveaways and more. (951) 634-3747.

FAMILY FUN EVENT: DANCE YOUR STORY
1:00 pm, Hemet Public Library, 300 E Latham Ave
Free. Learn dances from around the world in this family fun event. (951) 765-2440.

2nd ANNUAL HEMET LGBTQIA+ PRIDE!
5:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Taquitz High School, 4425 Titan Trail
Free admission. CAGSI-LGBTQ Task Force, NAMI-Sn Jacinto and RUHS-BH proudly present the 2nd annual Pride Celebration. Family friendly, snacks provided. Festivities include entertainment, free resources, raffle, food, fun & more. (951) 765-1850. [flyer]

Friday June 14

VALLEY-WIDE AQUATIC CENTER FAMILY FUN NIGHT
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Valley-Wide Aquatic Center, 1801 Angler Ave
$4 per person, $2 age 2 & under. Special activity night open to all ages. Come out and enjoy an evening with family and friends. (951) 929-0047.

FRIDAY NITE LIVE!: TRIBUTE TO JOHNNY CASH
7:00 pm, Historic Hemet Theatre, 216 E Florida Ave
$22 presale / $25 day of show. Michael J Smith and THE MIGHTY CASH CATS present a one-of-a-kind tribute to the legendary “Man in Black.” In Hemet for the first time, this show is sure to sell out! (951) 658-5950. [website]   [EventPage].

DERBY’S COMEDY NIGHT: DANTE RUSCIOLELLI
8:00 pm, Derby’s Bar & Grill, 2860 W Florida Ave
$10 general admission. Hosted by Justin Fox, Headliner Dante Rusciolelli along with a full line up of So Cal Funniest comics! (951) 652-2440.

Saturday June 15

ROAR AWAY DIABETES OBSTACLE RACE
9:00 am – 2:00 pm, Golden Era Golf Course, 19871 Gilman Spring Rd
$30 per team. The San Jacinto Lions Club presents a fun-filled obstacle course race for the whole family. Race consists of 12 activities/challenges completed by 2-person teams. Food, vendors & more. Prizes include Disneyland Park Hopper Tickets, Santa Monica Pier wrist bands, Palm Springs Air Museum, Santa Anita Race Track and more. [website]

Monday June 17 thru Friday June 21

HOPE IN THE VALLEY VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
9:00 am – 12:00 pm, Hemet Valley Baptist Church, 1480 N Kirby St
Free. Vacation Bible School sponsored by Hope in the Valley Baptist Church.  (951) 487-8830. [flyer] [website]

Tuesday June 18

VALLE VISTA SUMMER FUN: GAME DAY (BOARD GAMES)
10 am – 12:00 pm, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Get the kids out of the house and join in the fun. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. (951) 927-6673.

Wednesday June 19

CAREGIVERS WORKSHOP
10:00 am, Inter Valley Vitality Center, 214 E Stetson Ave
Free. An Alzheimer’s Association representative helps you care for your loved one with up-to-date information about the stages of Alzheimer’s disease, warning signs and symptoms, diagnosis and treatment. Come learn how the Alzheimer’s Association may be able to help you. RSVP required. Space is limited. (800) 886-4471. [website]

Thursday June 20

VALLE VISTA SUMMER FUN: FREE THROW CONTEST
10 am, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Get the kids out of the house and join in the fun. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. (951) 927-6673.

FAMILY FUN EVENT: ADVENTURE TO THE STARS
1:00 pm, Hemet Public Library, 300 E Latham Ave
Free. Learn all about the solar system in this family fun event. (951) 765-2440.

Friday June 21

CORNERSTONE 2019 BLOCK PARTY
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Cornerstone Church, 26089 Girard St
Free admission. Community festival featuring game booths, lawn games, bounce house, food and more. At 6 pm, the Children’s Ministry will present “Faith News Musical.” Come join the fun! (951) 658-7133.

VALLEY-WIDE AQUATIC CENTER FAMILY FUN NIGHT
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Valley-Wide Aquatic Center, 1801 Angler Ave
$4 per person, $2 age 2 & under. Special activity night open to all ages. Come out and enjoy an evening with family and friends. (951) 929-0047.

COMEDIAN RON WHITE
9:00 pm, Soboba Event Center, 22777 Soboba Rd
$75-$200. Age 21 & over. For Mature Audiences Blue Collar Comedian Ron “Tater Salad” White has been a prominent figure in the stand-up comedy since exploding into homes in 2000 as a headlining member of the Blue Collar Comedy team. Ron White’s legend has only continued grow, receiving multiple Grammy nominations, #1 Billboard Comedy albums, Platinum DVDs, and even a New York Times bestselling book. (951) 665-1000.

Saturday June 22

TRIBUTE MANIA: SANTANA
7:00 pm, Historic Hemet Theatre, 216 E Florida Ave
$22 presale, $25 day of show. Season Two of the Tribute Mania Concert Series continues with a Tribute to Santana, featuring SMOOTH SOUNDS OF SANTANA. Back in Hemet by popular demand, SMOOTH SOUNDS OF SANTANA is the real deal! Few bands are as hard to imitate as the percussion and guitar magic of Carlos Santana… but these guys make it look easy! Even if you were not a fan back then – this concert will be one of your favorites! (951) 658-5950. [EventPage]  [tickets]

MUSIC AT THE CENTER: PETER CURTIS
8:00 pm, Diamond Valley Arts Council, 123 N Harvard St
$20 general admission, $15 members. A regular at the Diamond Valley Arts Center, Peter Curtis is a guitarist and composer. (951) 652-3822.

Monday June 24 thru Friday June 28

POWER UP! VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Cornerstone Church, 26089 Girard St
Free. Cornerstone Church presents a fun-filled week for kids from age 4 thru 6th grade. Each day features activities and interactive lessons that turn storytelling into an unforgettable experience. Kids will participate in small group time, messy art and science, game time, worship, and storytelling! Make sure your kids dress in clothes that can get messy and/or wet! (951) 658-7133. [website]

Wednesday June 26

ASSISTANCE LEAGUE® OF HEMACINTO DINEOUT
7:00 am – 9:00 pm, Polly’s Pies, 2204 W. Florida Ave, Hemet
Cost varies. Polly’s will donate 20% of your food ticket to Assistance League® of Hemacinto for philanthropic programs. Flyer MUST be presented. Dine in or carry out. [flyer]

VALLE VISTA SUMMER FUN: COLOR VALLE VISTA (SIDEWALK CHALK)
10 am, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Get the kids out of the house and join in the fun. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. (951) 927-6673.

Thursday June 27

WILLS & TRUSTS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
10:00 am, Inter Valley Vitality Center, 214 E Stetson Ave
Free. Protect your assets and your loved ones. Local Attorney Ron Doty discusses the difference between these documents, who needs what and updates you need to know. Don’t let the government make the decisions for you. RSVP required. Space is limited. (800) 886-4471. [website]

FAMILY FUN EVENT: BALLOON STORYTELLER
1:00 pm, Hemet Public Library, 300 E Latham Ave
Free. Annie Banannie, Balloon Storyteller featured in this family fun event. (951) 765-2440.

RAMONA CONCERT UNDER THE STARS:  COUNTRY NATION
8:00 pm, Ramona Bowl Amphitheatre, 27400 Ramona Bowl Rd
$10 adult, $5 age 6-12, $15 at the door. The Ramona Bowl presents the 2019 Summer Concert Series. Country Nation plays all the hottest country hits. (951) 658-3111.[website]

Friday June 28

HISTORY OF HORSES OF THE VALLEY
1:00 pm, Hemet Public Library, 300 E Latham Ave
Free. The Western Science Center presents a History of Horses of the Valley. (951) 765-2440.

VALLEY-WIDE AQUATIC CENTER FAMILY FUN NIGHT
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Valley-Wide Aquatic Center, 1801 Angler Ave
$4 per person, $2 age 2 & under. Special activity night open to all ages. Come out and enjoy an evening with family and friends. (951) 929-0047.

DIVE-IN MOVIE THEATER
6:00 pm – 9:30 pm, Valley-Wide Aquatic Center, 1801 Angler Ave
$5 per person, $2 age 2 & under. Bring the family and your favorite raft for a floating movie night. Swim time 6:00 pm, Movie time 8:00 pm. (951) 929-0047.

12th ANNUAL LIP SYNC CONTEST
7:00 pm, Soboba AC’s Lounge, 23333 Soboba Rd
$25 general admission. Local nonprofit organizations compete for $10k in the zaniest fundraiser in the valley! Sponsored by Soboba Foundation & Soboba Casino. Tickets available from participating nonprofits. (951) 654-2765.

Friday June 28 thru Saturday June 29

BEDTIME STORIES (AS TOLD BY OUR DAD WHO MESSED THEM UP)
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Ramona Hillside Playhouse, 27402 Ramona Bowl Rd
$10 reserved seating. It’s Dad’s turn to tell his three rambunctious kids their bedtime stories, but when he gets fuzzy on the details, the classics get creative: a prince with a snoring problem spices up The Princess and The Pea, The Boy Who Cried Wolf cries dinosaur instead, and Rumpelstiltskin helps turn all that pesky gold into straw. You may think you know your fairy tales, but not the way Dad tells them. (951) 658-5300. [website]

Monday July 1 thru Thursday July 11

CABARET KIDS CAMP
Monday thru Thursday, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Diamond Valley Arts Center, 123 N Harvard St
Email for information…  kamimartin49@gmail.com

Tuesday July 2

VALLE VISTA SUMMER FUN: WATER PLAY DAY
11 am, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Get the kids out of the house and join in the fun. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. (951) 927-6673.

Wednesday July 3

WHODUNIT MURDER MYSTERY: A SLIGHT MISCALCULATION
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm, San Jacinto Moose Lodge, 188 W Main St
Presale $20 each/2 for $35, Day of Show $25 each/2 for $40. Troupe of Lost Souls presents a fun-filled murder mystery for you to figure out. Read the case file, look at the photos, talk to the detectives, interrogate the suspects and solve the crime. Tickets available at the Lodge or call (951) 282-3053.

Thursday July 4

SAN JACINTO FOURTH OF JULY PARADE AND CELEBRATION
watch for details

VALLEY-WIDE INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION
10:00 am – 10:00 pm, Valley-Wide Regional Park, 901 W Esplanade Ave
Free. All day celebration features vendors, games, entertainment & more. Entertainment begins 5 pm. Firework display at dusk. (951) 654-1505.

VALLEY-WIDE AQUATIC FOURTH OF JULY
12:30 pm – 4:30 pm, Valley-Wide Aquatic Center, 1801 Angler Ave
$7 per person, $2 age 2 & under. Come out and celebrate the holiday with family and friends. (951) 929-0047.

Friday July 5

VALLEY-WIDE AQUATIC CENTER FAMILY FUN NIGHT
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Valley-Wide Aquatic Center, 1801 Angler Ave
$4 per person, $2 age 2 & under. Special activity night open to all ages. Come out and enjoy an evening with family and friends. (951) 929-0047.

Saturday July 6

TRIBUTE MANIA: LED ZEPPELIN
7:00 pm, Historic Hemet Theatre, 216 E Florida Ave
$22 presale, $25 day of show. Season Two of the Tribute Mania Concert Series continues with a Tribute to Led Zeppelin, featuring LED ZEPAGAIN. Back in Hemet by popular demand, SMOOTH SOUNDS OF SANTANA is the real deal! Led Zepagain is the most authentic representation of Led Zeppelin in the world today. Featured on AXS TV’s “The World’s Greatest Tribute Bands,” this tribute is a close to the real thing that you will ever see. Back by popular demand…Don’t miss it!!! (951) 658-5950. [EventPage]  [tickets]

Tuesday July 9

VALLE VISTA SUMMER FUN: BINGO
10 am, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Get the kids out of the house and join in the fun. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. (951) 927-6673.

Thursday July 11

VALLE VISTA SUMMER FUN: DISC GOLF
10 am, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Get the kids out of the house and join in the fun. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. (951) 927-6673.

RAMONA CONCERT UNDER THE STARS:  DESERT SOUL
8:00 pm, Ramona Bowl Amphitheatre, 27400 Ramona Bowl Rd
$10 adult, $5 age 6-12, $15 at the door. The Ramona Bowl presents the 2019 Summer Concert Series. Desert Soul plays “rock your world” soul music. (951) 658-3111.[website]

Friday July 12

VALLEY-WIDE AQUATIC CENTER FAMILY FUN NIGHT
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Valley-Wide Aquatic Center, 1801 Angler Ave
$4 per person, $2 age 2 & under. Special activity night open to all ages. Come out and enjoy an evening with family and friends. (951) 929-0047.

VALLE VISTA MOVIES IN THE PARK
Dusk, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Enjoy a fun evening with a movie under the stars. Free popcorn and drinks (while supplies last), (951) 927-6673.

Monday July 15 thru Friday July 19

JAZZ INITIATIVE 2019
Diamond Valley Arts Center, 123 N Harvard St
$100 per student. Summer camp and performance featuring Big Band, Combos, Master Class and Jazz Theory. Ages 12-18 Call for information. (951) 652-3822.

Tuesday July 16

VALLE VISTA SUMMER FUN: WATER PLAY DAY
11 am, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Get the kids out of the house and join in the fun. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. (951) 927-6673.

Thursday July 18

VALLE VISTA SUMMER FUN: DODGE BALL
2:00 pm, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Get the kids out of the house and join in the fun. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. (951) 927-6673.

RAMONA CONCERT UNDER THE STARS:  COMO LA FLOR
8:00 pm, Ramona Bowl Amphitheatre, 27400 Ramona Bowl Rd
$10 adult, $5 age 6-12, $15 at the door. The Ramona Bowl presents the 2019 Summer Concert Series. Como La Flor performs a tribute to Selena. (951) 658-3111.[website]

Friday July 19

DIVE-IN MOVIE THEATER ~ CHRISTMAS IN JULY
6:00 pm – 9:30 pm, Valley-Wide Aquatic Center, 1801 Angler Ave
$5 per person, $2 age 2 & under. Bring the family and your favorite raft for a floating movie night. Swim time 6:00 pm, Movie time 8:00 pm. (951) 929-0047.

Saturday July 20

TRIBUTE MANIA: AEROSMITH
7:00 pm, Historic Hemet Theatre, 216 E Florida Ave
$22 presale, $25 day of show. Season Two of the Tribute Mania Concert Series continues with a Tribute to Aerosmith, with AEROMYTH. This band has toured all over the USA, performing all of the greatest hits of Aerosmith, from classic songs such as “Walk This Way,” “Sweet Emotion,” and “Toys in The Attic,” to more current hits like “Dude Looks Like A Lady,” “Jaded” and “Don’t Wanna Miss A Thing.” In Hemet for the first time… not to be missed!  (951) 658-5950. [EventPage]  [tickets]

Monday July 22 thru Friday July 26

DVAC SUMMER ART CAMP
10:00 am – 12:00 pm (Session 1), 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm (Session 2)
Diamond Valley Arts Center, 123 N Harvard St
Call for information. (951) 652-3822.

Tuesday July 23

VALLE VISTA SUMMER FUN: WATER BALLOON FIGHT
11 am, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Get the kids out of the house and join in the fun. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. (951) 927-6673.

Wednesday July 24

SILVER & SASSY HEALTH FAIR
10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Hemet Valley Mall, 2200 W Florida Ave
Free. Free health screenings, free phones for hearing impaired, free information, giveaways and more. (951) 566-6555.

Thursday July 25

VALLE VISTA SUMMER FUN: BINGO
10 am, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Get the kids out of the house and join in the fun. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times. (951) 927-6673.

SILVER & SASSY HEALTH FAIR
10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Simpson Center, 305 E Devonshire Ave
Free. Free health screenings, free phones for hearing impaired, free information, giveaways and more. (951) 566-6555.

RAMONA CONCERT UNDER THE STARS:  MICHAEL AUSTIN
8:00 pm, Ramona Bowl Amphitheatre, 27400 Ramona Bowl Rd
$10 adult, $5 age 6-12, $15 at the door. The Ramona Bowl presents the 2019 Summer Concert Series. Michael Austin is a dynamic country singer and a runner up on “The Voice” TV show. (951) 658-3111.[website]

Friday July 26

VALLEY-WIDE AQUATIC CENTER FAMILY FUN NIGHT
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Valley-Wide Aquatic Center, 1801 Angler Ave
$4 per person, $2 age 2 & under. Special activity night open to all ages. Come out and enjoy an evening with family and friends. (951) 929-0047.

Saturday July 27

MUSIC AT THE CENTER: DENNIS AND ZACH CAPLINGER
8:00 pm, Diamond Valley Arts Council, 123 N Harvard St
$20 general admission, $15 members. Grammy Award Winning bluegrass musician, Dennis Caplinger will perform with his son Zachary. (951) 652-3822.

Friday August 2

VALLEY-WIDE AQUATIC CENTER FAMILY FUN NIGHT
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Valley-Wide Aquatic Center, 1801 Angler Ave
$4 per person, $2 age 2 & under. Special activity night open to all ages. Come out and enjoy an evening with family and friends. (951) 929-0047.

VALLE VISTA MOVIES IN THE PARK
Dusk, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Enjoy a fun evening with a movie under the stars. Free popcorn and drinks (while supplies last), (951) 927-6673.

Saturday August 3

TRIBUTE MANIA: REO SPEEDWAGON
7:00 pm, Historic Hemet Theatre, 216 E Florida Ave
$22 presale, $25 day of show. Season Two of the Tribute Mania Concert Series continues with a Tribute to REO Speedwagon, featuring RIDIN OUT THE STORM. REO Speedwagon sold more than 40 million records and charted thirteen Top 40 hits, including “Keep on Loving You,” “Can’t Fight This Feeling,” and “Take It On The Run.” Ridin The Storm Out is the premier tribute to REO Speedwagon, in Hemet for the first time. (951) 658-5950. [EventPage]  [tickets]

Wednesday August 7

WHODUNIT MURDER MYSTERY: A SHARK TALE
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm, San Jacinto Moose Lodge, 188 W Main St
Presale $20 each/2 for $35, Day of Show $25 each/2 for $40. Troupe of Lost Souls presents a fun-filled murder mystery for you to figure out. Read the case file, look at the photos, talk to the detectives, interrogate the suspects and solve the crime. Tickets available at the Lodge or call (951) 282-3053.

Friday August 9

VALLEY-WIDE AQUATIC CENTER FAMILY FUN NIGHT
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Valley-Wide Aquatic Center, 1801 Angler Ave
$4 per person, $2 age 2 & under. Special activity night open to all ages. Come out and enjoy an evening with family and friends. (951) 929-0047.

Saturday August 17

TRIBUTE MANIA: TOM PETTY
7:00 pm, Historic Hemet Theatre, 216 E Florida Ave
$22 presale, $25 day of show. Season Two of the Tribute Mania Concert Series wraps up with a Tribute to Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, featuring PETTY AND THE HEARTSHAKERS. Petty & The Heartshakers pays homage to the beloved band, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers. Lead vocalist, Dan Grennes “not only looks like Tom, but has the same vocal range, is a born southerner, and is able to channel him like no other through his musical experiences and beyond.” Don’t miss this event! (951) 658-5950. [EventPage]  [tickets]

Friday September 6

VALLE VISTA MOVIES IN THE PARK
Dusk, Valle Vista Community Center, 43935 E Acacia Ave
Free. Enjoy a fun evening with a movie under the stars. Free popcorn and drinks (while supplies last), (951) 927-6673.

Friday September 13

SILVER & SASSY HEALTH FAIR
10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Golden Era Golf Course, 19871 Gilman Springs Rd
Free. Free health screenings, free phones for hearing impaired, free information, giveaways and more. Golf registration starts 8:00 am. (951) 566-6555.

Saturday September 14

HEMET FELINE FANCIER CAT SHOW
Valley-Wide Sports Center, 901 W Esplanade
$5 per person, age 8 & under free. The 44th annual cat show displays 6 rings of all-breed and household pet competition (951) 654-1505.

SCIENCE UNDER THE STARS
5:00 pm, Western Science Center, 2345 Searl Pkwy
$125 per person. Western Science Center’s largest fundraiser of the year! Enjoy fine food, wine and beverages outside on our piazza; watch a dazzling aeronautics display and live Polynesian dancing. Live and silent auctions with exclusive items and experiences up for bid.(951) 791-0033.

Sunday Sept 15 thru Sunday Nov 17

FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm, Cornerstone Church, 26189 Girard St
$109 fee for materials. Millions have changed their futures with FPU by learning to create a budget, get out of debt, and make a plan for their money.  Join us for this 10 week class (9 Regular Classes – Plus a special Financial Workshop). (951) 658-7133. [website]

Friday Sept 20 thru Tuesday Oct 8

OLDLYMPICS
Date & locations vary

The 35th annual OLDlympics are coming! Activities range from cribbage, horseshoes and swimming to track & field and a lot more. Registration begins Mid-July. (951) 654-1505.

Saturday September 21

THE ROAR 2nd ANNUAL 5K RACE
Diamond Valley Lake, 2615 Angler Ave
Watch for details.

Saturday September 28

THE GREAT PUMPKIN PLUNGE
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Valley-Wide Aquatic Center, 1801 Angler Ave
$5 per person, $2 age 2 & under. The 13th annual event will feature swimming and games as the aquatic center closes for the season. (951) 929-0047.

Wednesday October 16

SILVER & SASSY HEALTH FAIR
10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Valley-Wide Regional Park, 901 E Esplanade Ave
Free. Free health screenings, free phones for hearing impaired, free information, giveaways and more. (951) 566-6555.

EEK FITNESS CAR SHOW
9:00 am – 2:00 pm, Hemet United Methodist Church, 530 S Buena Vista St
Free admission, $20 entry fee, $8 BBQ lunch. Festivities include awards, raffles, and music by Sounds Devine. Proceeds benefit EEK Fitness programs for local residents with disabilities and their families. (951)537-8715. [flyer]