Riverside Artswalk
Riverside Artswalk is a free monthly community event that celebrates the diversity
of arts andculture in Riverside and surrounding areas. Visit over 22 downtown locations
presenting an eclectic mix of visual and performing arts this Thursday, May 2nd from 6 – 9 p.m.
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Destination Style Spring Summer Fashion Show

The Riverside Downtown Partnership will host its Destination STYLE Spring Summer
Fashion Show
tomorrow, May 2nd from 6 – 7 p.m. This free show will showcase unique
fashions and accessories that can be purchased in downtown Riverside, while branding
downtown Riverside as a regional destination fashion district.
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University Choir & Orchestra Command Performance
The Collinsworth School of Music at California Baptist University presents the 4th Annual
Command Performance under the direction of Dr. Judd Bonner at the Fox Performing Arts
Center this Thursday, May 2nd from 7 – 9 p.m.
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Startup Weekend Riverside
Startup Weekends are 54-hour events designed to provide superior experiential education
for technical and non-technical entrepreneurs. The weekend is centered on action, innovation, and
education. Join us at the Barbara and Art Culver Center of the Arts this Friday, May 3rd at 6 p.m. to test
your idea and take the first steps towards launching your own startup.
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Bike with the Mayor
Come meet Mayor Bailey and enjoy a family-friendly bicycle ride this Saturday, May 4th
from 8 – 11 a.m. This bike route is approximately 8 miles long and will begin at Goodwin’s
Organic Foods & Drinks, and end at Sub Station. We will make several stops along the way to
enjoy conversation and some places of interest.
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13th Annual Battle of Distinction | UCR 909 Dance
In 1997, the seeds of Hip-Hop were planted at UCR forming the 909 Hip Hop
Dance Troupe
. Every year, 909 hosts an annual hip-hop dance competition called
Ultimate Brawl: Battle of Distinction which showcases some of the best dance teams
in California. This year’s competition will take place this Saturday, May 4th at 6 p.m. at the
Fox Performing Arts Center.
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Downtown Riverside Celebrates Cinco De Mayo

Join us for a fiesta of Mexican culture, art, traditional dance and family fun this Saturday,
May 4th from 2 – 6 p.m. The free event kicks off with performances by the Ballet Folklorico
dance group, followed by the Aztec dance group, and closes with a
Mariachi band.
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Second Annual National Bike to School Day
Bike to School Day is a national event that gives communities across the country the
opportunity to join together in bicycling to school on the same day. On Wednesday, May 8th,
grab your bikes and help promote a healthy lifestyle as well as the need for
safe routes to school.
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Save the Date! 

Mayor’s Night Out
Meet the City Council members and other departmental representatives who will be
joining the Mayor to comment and respond to questions about projects and programs in your
neighborhood. Learn what can be done to make your neighborhood a better place
for you and your family to live.
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