RIVERSIDE, CA— The “Concerts in the Park” series features provides musical groups playing a variety of music from the time period prior to 1940. These FREE Friday evening concerts are held in June and July. The July 12 concert features the Sozo Jazz Band and will be from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. The bands set up in front of the amphitheater and park visitors sit in chairs or on blankets in the large grass area adjacent to the picnic area and the Varietal Grove. Visitors can bring their coolers with dinner and drinks. No alcohol is allowed. California Citrus State Historic Park is located at 9400 Dufferin Ave., Riverside, CA 92503. Information: www.citrusstatepark.org, 951-780-6222.
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RIVERSIDE, CA – The Rhythm of Riverside Summer Concert Series takes place every Wednesday until August 14 at Fairmount Park from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. presented by the city’s Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department (www.riversideca.gov/park_rec). This week on July 10, the featured band is the Funkomatics. This series of FREE family-oriented concerts at Fairmount Park include activities for the entire family, including slot car racing, bounce houses, face painting, and a balloon artist. Come early and taste the flavor of Riverside with local food vendors. Bring a blanket or beach chair to enjoy a cool summer Wednesday evening. Fairmount Park is located at 2601 Fairmount Blvd., Riverside, CA 92501 .
RIALTO, CA— Every Sunday the I.E. can count on great live Blues as Teddy Lee Hooker leads Blues Jam Sessions with the Raquel All Stars Band, including Anthony Garcia, Bobby Joe Holman on keyboards and harmonica and other great musicians at Raquel’s Jazz Lounge in Rialto. The Jam Sessions are open to anyone who wants to come, hang out, and enjoy some live impromptu music with guest musicians from around the area who mix it up with a little R&B and Jazz. You never know who will show up to JAM!!! For more info about the Blues Jam Sessions please call 909-874-1976.
Raquel’s also serves up beer and barbecue in an inviting atmosphere. There’ always something going on at Raquel’s which has hosted live Jazz, R&B, Spoken Word events, Comedy, Karaoke, and last May a great Funkalicious tribute! There’s always something going on at Raquel’s. You can also book Raquel’s for a special event..
Raquel’s Jazz Lounge is located at 134 S. Riverside Avenue in Rialto, CA 92376, 909- 874-1976, http://raquelsjazzlounge.com/