Sept. 18-24: Skydiving Nationals 2.0, Somerset Grape Stomp and more

Sept. 18-24-Cphoto_1.jpg - Skydive Perris is a participating drop zone for Skydiving Nationals 2.0, hosted by Skydive Chicago. Valley News/Courtesy photo

After Hours: Magic at the Meadery

Batch Mead in Temecula is hosting a magic show for those 21 and older Friday, Sept. 18, from 7-8:30 p.m., and tickets include two glasses of mead and a stage show by professional magician Bryan Kennedy.

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Somerset Winery Grape Stomp 2020

Somerset Winery is hosting its second annual grape stomp Saturday, Sept. 19, from 3:30-6:30 p.m., and attendees can sign up individually or create a team. Individual signups will be paired to make a group of four. For tickets and more information, visit

2020 Perris Appreciation Day

Hosted by Southern California Railway Museum, come out to celebrate the city and its neighbors by enjoying a free day at the museum Saturday, Sept. 19, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; attendees must live, work or go to school in Perris.

For more information, visit

Couples’ Paint and Journey

Art Uncorked Paint & Sip is hosting Couples’ Paint and Journey Saturday, Sept. 19, from 5:30-9 p.m. Bring a partner and paint a “two-becomes-one” masterpiece, and learn how to paint with intention.

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Skydive Nationals 2.0, Skydive Perris Division

Skydive Perris is participating in the first ever Skydiving Remote Nationals, hosted by Skydive Chicago. Teams must be registered before Sept. 16, at 10 a.m.; teams will compete Sept. 19-20 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., with registration at $45 per person. Tickets are non-refundable.

For more information on what teams can compete in or how to sign up, visit or

Paint and Sip BYOB Brunch

Hosted by Our Nicholas Foundation, Autism & The Arts Initiative and Pretty Paints, guests are invited to come out to Morgan Hill Private Estate in Temecula Wine Country for a three-hour step-by-step painting class.

Learn how to paint on a wooden pallet Saturday, Sept. 20, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. ages 14 years old or older. Must RSVP; all painting supplies will be provided.

For more information or tickets, visit

After-School Art Camp

The Craft House in Temecula is hosting an after-school art camp, with several dates through September to choose from. The art camp will be held weekly Tuesdays and Thursdays by an experienced art instructor and is for ages 8 and older. Choose from Sept. 22, or Sept. 24, from 4-6 p.m.

To see more dates and to purchase tickets, visit

Concert Series at Home

Temecula continues its popular Concert Series at Home. Watch Pulp Vixen through your streaming devices by visiting @TemeculaParksandRec on Facebook, Thursday, Sept. 24, at 7 p.m. If you can’t watch it then, don’t worry – they’ll leave it up for viewing.

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13th annual Ralph Love Plein Air Competition

The city of Temecula is hosting its 13th annual Ralph Love Plein Air Competition Thursday, Sept. 24, through Sunday, Oct. 4. Local artists are invited to participate in painting different locations around the city of Temecula throughout the competition.

This year’s three paint locations include artist’s choice of site in Old Town Temecula; Temecula Wine Country or Temecula city park.

For more information, visit Plein air artists can apply online at For additional information, contact the Arts & Culture Team at 951-694-6455.

Lexington Howe can be reached by email at