Briefs of the week
■ By Melissa Diaz Hernandez / Reporter
4th of July events in the San Jacinto Valley
Hometown Parade and Festival. Parade Starts at 9 a.m. from the San Jacinto Unified School District offices. Festival will start after the parade and be held at the Estudillo Mansion in San Jacinto. For more information, please call 818-231-0932.
Valley-Wide Fireworks show. Show starts at 9 p.m. at Regional Park in San Jacinto located at 901 W. Esplanade Ave. There will be entertainment at the park at various points throughout the day, including a band. For more information, please call 951-654-1505.
July 3rd celebration at the Soboba Event Center
The celebration will include a free concert and fireworks show. Gates open at 4 p.m. There will be food, fireworks and free concert featuring Atomic Punks, a Van Halen tribute band and Colour My World, a Chicago tribute band, followed by the firework show.
Native American Arts Festival at Idyllwild Arts
Festival runs from June 25 – July 2 with all festival events open to the public. Idyllwild Arts is located at 52500 Temecula Road Idyllwild. For more information, please go to http://www.idyllwildarts.org/event/.
American Parlor Songbook Variety Show
Variety show will be held on July 1 at the Diamond Valley Arts Center located at 123 N. Harvard St., Hemet. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with the show starting at 7 pm. Members are $15 for and $20 for Non-Members. Student tickets are $10 for pre-sale and $15 at the door.
Chase Walker live at Derby’s
Friday, July 7 at 8 p.m.; doors open at 7 p.m. Performance will be held at Derby’s Bar & Grill located at 2860 W Florida Ave in Hemet. For more information, please call 951-652-2440 or visit derbyshemet.com
Virginia of the Valley
The performance is presented by Hemet Valley Art Association, Inc. and Ramona Hillside Players, directed by Michael Tennant. It is an audience participation production. There will also be an opportunity drawing and complimentary hors d’oeuvres. July 8 at 7:30 p.m. at 27402 Ramona Bowl Road. A $15 donation is requested. For more information, please call Susan Baker at 951-929-8273. The performance benefits Hemet Valley Art Association, Inc.
Team Hemet Baseball Registration for Fall Season
The season runs from Sept. 9 to Nov. 19. The registration fee for the season is $85. Early registration discount of $10 and a multi-child discount beginning June 3. Individual registration includes a jersey and a hat. The team registrations are $400 (Uniform is not included). For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mickey Gilley at the Ramona Bowl
Concert is on Saturday, September 2 at 8pm. It is $35 for general admission and $50 for VIP. For tickets and info call 951-658-3111 or go to www.ramonabowl.com.