Your weekly entertainment roundup: events happening in Temecula and Murrieta June 12-19


While the long-awaited days of being able to go to events in public are still temporarily restricted due to social distancing, Riverside County’s movement toward reopening has allowed some events to begin to take place.

Here are a few in-person and virtual events happening June 12-19 in Temecula and Murrieta.

The Shamrock Irish Pub and Eatery brings back in-person entertainment.

As of June 4, The Shamrock Irish Pub and Eatery, 39252 Winchester Road, Suite 145, in Murrieta is now open seven days a week, and entertainment is coming back with karaoke Monday and Thursday, Comedy Nights on Tuesdays and Trivia Wednesdays. Social distancing is still being observed and reservations are online only. Comedy Nights start at 8:30 p.m., and Trivia starts at 7:30 p.m.

For more information, visit

Summer Concert Series at Home

The first livestream musical event, the city of Temecula is partnering with Timmy D Productions Thursday nights at 7 p.m. in June to bring live concerts to resident’s living room. To join, visit on a personal electronic device.

Summer Movie Series at Home

Do the children need something to do while at home? The city of Temecula’s Summer Movie Series provides crafts and activities related to a movie being streamed that week. For June 15, watch “Hotel Transylvania 3” on Netflix while creating a 3D paper sun craft. For more information, visit

Temecula Summer Food Service Program

To help families and students with food during these unprecedented times, Temecula’s Community Services Department is offering the Summer Food Service Program earlier this year and adding an extra day. Families can come by every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 11 a.m. for curbside pickup now through Aug. 6 at the Margarita Community Park, 29119 Margarita Road, in Temecula.

No income requirements or registration is necessary. Any child 18 and under can pick up a to-go lunch with a parent or caregiver, first come, first serve.

For more information about the national program, visit, or contact the Community Services Department at (951) 694-6464.

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