Small Business Saturday, Paint Nights and more the week of Nov. 27-Dec. 3


Old Town Blues Club

Fear of Phobias is playing live Friday, Nov. 27, from 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. at the Old Town Blues Club in Temecula.

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Small Business Bazaar

In The Loop and Vail Headquarters in Temecula is hosting Small Business Bazaar for Small Business Saturday, Nov. 28, from 3:30-8:30 p.m. Activities include a DJ, holiday decorations, painting and crafting, train rides and more. The event is free to attend and welcomes all ages.

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Old Town Paint Night

On Monday, Nov. 30, from 6-8 p.m., Pretty Paints and 1909 in Temecula is hosting a paint night with a special guest. Hint: It’s a big green guy from a popular Christmas movie.

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Sandy Claws Painting Class

The Craft House in Temecula is hosting a step-by-step painting class of Sandy Claws, from the movie “The Nightmare Before Christmas.”

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Peltzer Ice Rink

Peltzer Family Cellars in Temecula is hosting their third annual Peltzer Ice Rink. The season will run daily Monday through Friday from 3-9 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 1:30-9 p.m. until Sunday, Jan. 10. Session times are 3 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 6 p.m., 7:30 p.m., plus 1:30 p.m. on weekends. Their ice rink bar will be open for drinks Wednesdays and Fridays from 3-8:30 p.m., plus Saturdays and Sundays from 1:30-8:30 p.m. Hot chocolate and treats will be available for purchase at the snack bar.

To limit lines and maintain social distancing, Peltzer Family Cellars asked that guests reserve their session online in advance.

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Weekend Train and Trolley Rides

The Southern California Railway Museum in Perris is hosting weekend train and trolley rides throughout the month of November, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Ride street cars, interurban electric cars and trains on the museum railway on their 100-acre campus. Parking, entry to grounds and entry to open exhibits are free.

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