Need ideas for some fun, romantic things to do this weekend? SWRNN has got you covered. Here are a few things happening around town:
84-245 Indio Springs Pkwy., Indio
The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and her band will continue her current tour at 8 p.m. on Feb. 16 at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino.
38000 Highway 79, Temecula
Lace up those sneakers and get ready to have some serious fun. The 5k Love Mud Run is set to kick off at 9 a.m. on Feb. 16 at Vail Lake in Temecula.
33475 La Serena Way, Temecula
In the modern era of political wrangling and corruption, Temecula’s Shakespeare in the Vines is set to debut an historical portrayal of similar intrigue with the premiere of “Mary Stuart.” Written by Friedrich Schiller, in a new version by Peter Oswald, “Mary Stuart” runs at 7 p.m. on Feb. 15-17, 22-24 at Europa Village Winery
45000 Pechanga Parkway, Temecula
Don’t miss this legendary performer when he brings his best known hits “Release Me,” “The Last Waltz,” and “After the Lovin’” to the stage at 8 p.m. on Feb. 14 at Pechanga Resort & Casino.
Looking for a special way to celebrate Valentine’s Day this Feb. 14? Forget the chocolate and flowers. How about taking your love out for a fancy dinner for a special night to remember? If you decide to go out this Valentine’s Day and you’re in Southwest Riverside County, look no further than the Temecula Valley, where several restaurants have special menus to celebrate the holiday of Love.
36522 Via Verde, Temecula
Temecula’s Oak Mountain Winery offers live music from 1 to 5 p.m. every Saturday in the Pavilion.
42051 Main Street, Temecula
Theater-goers are invited to take in the upcoming production of “On Golden Pond” written by Ernest Thompson on Feb. 7-17 at the Old Town Temecula Community Theater. Presented by Temecula Valley Players and directed by Terri Miller Schmidt, the play follows the love story of the cantankerous Norman Thayer (Billy Clebeck) and his devoted wife Ethel, portrayed by Patti Drew.
42051 Main St., Temecula
Local photographer Greg Lucker will showcase a gallery of rock concerts and dramatic landscapes in an exhibit that will run through Mar. 3 in Old Town Temecula. Admission is free.
8575 New Salem St., San Diego
The festival, which attracts thousands of visitors each year, features carnival rides, games, authentic Vietnamese food, lion dancing and firecrackers and runs Feb. 15-17.
Looking for something fun and different to do this Valentine’s weekend? SWRNN has compiled eight great, unique So Cal spots sure to spark some love and romance.
Visitor center located at west end of Palm Canyon Dr., Borrego Springs
Come and see the results of the winter rains as the wildflowers begin to pop and bloom at Anza-Borrego. The prime viewing season officially kicks off on Feb. 2 and runs through Apr. 30.
42051 Main Street, Temecula
Music is always happening at The Merc in Old Town Temecula. Classics at The Merc perform at 3 p.m. on Sundays. Tickets are $11.
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Kerri S. Mabee is managing editor of Southwest Riverside News Network. She can be reached at email@example.com.