Claremont eBuzz
Late October - Mid-November

Wowwee! Just when you may have thought it couldn't get any better or busier than the past few weeks in Claremont, it does. This Claremont eBuzz is filled with places to go and things to see in the next several weeks.
Oodles of fun ahead. Brief note here so you can check it out right away. 
Giggles, Cheer and BOOtiful Daze ... Mindi Meader
Header images: Archived photo of Dia de los Muertos artwork by Deb Fuentes at Sonja Stump Photography window. Farmers Market also pictured.
Friday Nights Live
Friday Nights LIVE!
4 Free Concerts Every Friday in the Claremont Village - ends Oct 26

Overview of Upcoming Claremont Events
Village Venture
Arts & Crafts Faire

Sat Oct 27 . 9am-5pm
Claremont Village

Parade participants are asked to assemble on Harvard Ave between Bonita Ave and Fourth St by 9:15am. (No motorized vehicles permitted.)
Children's Halloween Costume Parade kicks off at 9:30am.

Event produced by Claremont Chamber of Commerce : 
or v isit photo-filled webpage designed by Mindi...
Halloween Spooktacular

Wed Oct 31 . Claremont Village

3-6pm Claremont Depot Fun n Games

3-5pm Trick or Treat at over 40 Village businesses

Fall into Fun

Sat Oct 27 . 5:00-8:00pm
Annual family-style community costume festival.
Non-scary costumes are encouraged.
Granite Creek Community Church
, 1580 N. Claremont Blvd, Claremont  
Dia de los Muertos
Claremont Celebration

Sat Nov 3 . 11am-6:30 pm
A Day filled with Things to See & Do

Claremont Village / Shelton Park /
City Hall / Depot / Harvard Avenue

Dia de los Muertos Window Art

Now thru Nov. 3
Enjoy strolling through the Claremont Village discovering art on business windows.
Padua Hills Art Fiesta

Sun Nov. 4 . 11am-4pm
Padua Hills Theatre 4467 Padua Ave, Claremont  
Please visit website for more details and admission fees: 
David Allen
On Track: 2001-2005
Wed Nov 7 . 7:00-9:00pm
Free Admission 
Benson Auditorium, Pitzer College Campus
1050 N Mills Ave, Claremont

NEW BOOK - Talk, Screening of Shirt Clips of Movies shot in Pomona/Claremont over the years and Q&A followed by a reception for the Artist.
Pilgrim Place Festival

Fri Nov 9 / Sat Nov 10 . 10am-4pm
Shopping / Fun / Children's Games / Food  

Free Admission
Pilgrim Place . 625 Mayflower Road

Veterans Day Ceremony

Sun Nov. 11 . 11:00am
Memorial Park / 840 N. Indian Hill Blvd., Claremont
Holiday Promenade & Tree Lighting Ceremony

EARLY DATE in 2018
Friday Nov. 16 . 5:00-8:00pm

Village / City Hall / Depot / Shelton Park
Turkey Trot

5K Run/Walk and 1K Kids' Fun Run
Thurs Nov 22
Thanksgiving . Early morning

Enjoy a beautiful route through the Claremont Village and The Claremont Colleges.

PAPER NAVIGATOR by Kevin Box at Benjamin Pond

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
1500 N. College Ave, Claremont / Garden Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm    

Unfolding this Fall... Origami in the Garden2  
Now thru April 14 2019 
2nd Sundays Free Garden Admission for Claremont Residents!

Fall Plant Sale & Free Day  
Sat Oct 27 . 9am-4:30pm 
Join in the seasonal opening of Grow Native Nursery! Enjoy a wide array of California native plants for sale, just in time for the fall planting season.

All members are permitted early entry at 8 am.
FREE ADMISSION to the botanic garden, today, too! 
Acorn Festival
Sunday Nov 18 . 11-3

This family event is a celebration of our connections to California native plants and the Native American peoples that tended the environments of California for millennia. Native American tribal leaders and culture keepers will demonstrate and share these connections through ceremonial dance, art and activities!
A Glance at Art Exhibitions  
The Fusion of Light and Art
 John and Karen Neiuber / Rob Lewbel  
Opening: First Saturday Nov. 3 . 6-9pm
Ginger Elliott Gallery / Memorial Park
Free Admission
Mon-Fri 9am-3pm (Enter via Garner House)
Exhibit Closes Nov. 25
Primal Nature: Animalia by Women
in Post-War Claremont 
Now thru Jan 6, 2019 >> View webpage...  

Claremont Museum of Art
200 W. First St, Claremont 
Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 12 noon-4pm 
Admission: $5. CMA members/Children under 18 are free -- First Saturday Art Walk, 6-9 p.m.  

Autumn/Holidays at

Treat Yourself Like a Tourist Every Day 


Complimentary brochure
available at Claremont Heritage office in historic Garner House -
Memorial Park, 840 N. Indian Hill Blvd. -
Office Hours: 9am-3pm

To request a brochure be mailed to you, please send email to:

Website & brochure produced by Claremont Heritage

Farmers & Artisans Market

Every Sunday 8am-1pm
Location Harvard Ave. between First St. and Bonita Ave.
PhotoArt of Claremont   
by Mindi Meader 

Postcards are available at :
  • Birkenstock store in the Village
  • Claremont Heights Postal Center at the VONS Center
  • Claremont Heritage in Memorial Park.

(Selection varies at each site. Photo shown taken at Birkenstock store includes double spinner with postcards, note cards and magnets.)

Claremont is a Beautiful Place to Be & See   
Thank You, Again

March 2018: This eNews was just named a 2017
Constant Contact All Star ...

THANKS to all of you, The Vil Clare eNews subscribers, for your wonderful interest in Claremont and The Vil Clare!  

- Mindi Meader
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