Peltzer Ice Rink opens, live bands, wine and DIY workshops Nov. 20-26

Peltzer Winery is hosting their third annual ice rink skating sessions, beginning Nov. 23, to Jan. 10. Valley News/Courtesy photo

Batch Mead Anniversary Celebration

Batch Mead Brewery in Temecula is hosting their anniversary Saturday, Nov. 21, with open hours from 3-7 p.m., and an after-hours anniversary dinner from 7-9 p.m. Tickets are required for the dinner. For more information, visit

Old Town Blues Club

Jason Weber, a sax player in the Temecula Valley, will perform at Old Town Blues Club Friday, Nov. 20, at 4:30 p.m., no cover charge.

At 9 p.m., Nov. 20, The Get Down Party will play with a $5 cover charge.

Those Guys will play live Saturday, Nov. 21, at 9 p.m., with a $5 cover charge.

Sharifah & The Good Thing will perform Sunday, Nov. 22, at 1:30 p.m., with a $5 cover charge.

For more information, visit

Sunday Funday at Vail Headquarters

Synergy Social SoCal is hosting Sunday Funday at Vail Headquarters in Temecula Sunday, Nov. 22, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., which includes free attendance. Activities include face painting, arts and crafts, handmade goods and more.

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Monte De Oro Winery

Monte De Oro Winery in Temecula is celebrating 10 years of producing award-winning wines Saturday, Nov. 21, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. by having a five-course dinner event.

For more information, visit

Cheese Board Workshop

Stain & Reclaim and Myrtle Creek Vineyards is hosting an outdoor DIY holiday cheese board workshop Friday, Nov. 20, from 3-6 p.m. Guests will build their own cheese boards for the holidays; the class includes sanding, staining, drilling, distressing, painting and waxing a wooden cheeseboard and wine. Price includes a glass of wine, supplies and instruction.

For more information, visit

Peltzer Ice Rink

Peltzer Winery in Temecula is hosting their third annual Peltzer Ice Rink. The season will run from Nov. 23, to Jan. 10. The rink will be open daily Monday through Friday from 3-9 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 1:30-9 p.m. 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 Winery asks that guests reserve their session online in advance.

For more information and tickets, visit

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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