The Temecula Valley is renowned for its exceptional natural beauty, rich history, fantastic shopping, year-round entertainment and world-class recreational opportunities. Drawing countless visitors and new residents each year, you’ll find that Temecula boasts a wealth of offerings to keep you and the family busy and culturally satisfied throughout the year. In fact, Temecula is well known for its championship golf courses, award-winning wineries, and near perfect climate – but that’s just the beginning.
As local real estate professionals that live, work and play within the communities we service, our team at Barbara Bowers Realty Group is delighted to share with you some of our favorite Temecula Valley Summer Events just in time for summer. That being said, this is not a complete list, as there are too many wonderful events in the Temecula Valley to mention. We will keep you updated on everything Temecula has to offer in our Temecula Events section. In the meantime, let’s take a look at some of the best Temecula Valley summer events below.
Temecula Valley summer events:
Temecula Valley Balloon and Wine Festival: May 30th – June 1st
Perhaps one of our most favorite events during the year is the Balloon and Wine Festival. The 2014 Temecula Valley Balloon and Wine Festival will be held May 30th through June 1st this year. One of the Temecula Valley and Southern California Wine Country’s major events, this colorful, annual festival draws in more than 40,000 attendees each year. Offering dramatic and awe-inspiring hot air balloon glows and the ability to savor Temecula Valley award-winning wines, live music and entertainment, it is no wonder this festival has continued to grow each year. This year’s entertainers include Justin Moore, Frankie Ballard, 3 Doors Down, Gin Blossoms, Warrant and Taylor Carroll. For more information on the 2014 Temecula Valley Balloon and Wine Festival, visit the festival website.
Old Town Temecula Certified Farmer’s Market
The perfect way to spend a weekend afternoon, the Temecula Farmer’s Market offers locally grown goodies ranging from cherries and peaches to local wines. Dates are: May 31; June 7-14-21-29; July 5-12-19-26; and August 2-9-16-23-30.
Old Town Temecula Street Painting and Plein Air Festival: June 20th-22nd
The Old Town Temecula Street Painting and Plein Air Festival is a unique and exciting festival held each year at Old Town Temecula’s Town Square, Main and Mercedes Streets. More than 140 artists paint giant murals on the asphalt during the three-day event, while plein air artists paint alfresco on traditional canvases. Live music and a welcoming festival atmosphere complete the weekend.
Pechanga Pow Wow: July 11th – July 13th
Local residents and visitors can experience authentic native culture as thousands from throughout the country celebrate their heritage with Native American dancing, drumming and vibrant performances including gourd dances, formal entry parades, invocations, games and an awards ceremony. The Pow Wow is typically held at the Pechanga Casino in Temecula, with more than 60,000 people attending the event each year. More than 100 vendors will be at the event selling native arts, crafts, food, blankets, and more.
4th of July Parade in Downtown Old Town Temecula: July 4th
The Temecula 4th of July Parade in Downtown Old Town will start at 10am Friday morning and will follow Downtown’s Old Town Front Street. Each year, countless equestrians, marchers and floats dazzle onlookers while the sage-covered hills provide a beautiful Temecula backdrop. Parking is typically available at the Old Town Parking Garage, south of the Civic Center on Mercedes Street, and Old Town Front Street will be closed from approximately 9am to noon.
Hot Summer Nights: Old Town Temecula: July 11-18-25; August 1-8-15-22-29
Hot Summer Nights is one of the most anticipated concert series of the year in Temecula. Live bands of all genres – blues, tribute, beach, big band, rock and country – inspire the audience in this vibrant series. Located in historic Old Town, this 12-block, pedestrian friendly event draws residents and visitors from across the region throughout the summer.
These are just a few of the many wonderful attractions and events held each summer in the Temecula Valley. For more information on Temecula Valley Summer Events or events throughout the year, please do not hesitate to bookmark our website.
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