SUMMERFEST: CELEBRATED DAILY, JUNE 1 TO LABOR DAY
Cooling ocean breezes make for warm, sunny days and cooler nights in Temecula Valley, just as summer heats up with rockin' bands, theater in the vines, world-class jazz and more! Plan to stay three or more nights--you'll be glad you did!
Fridays in July and August 2016 - Hot Summer Nights in Old Town Temecula
Venues throughout Old Town feature live music every Friday evening. Groove to blues, rock, reggae, latin rhythms, country and more inside restaurants and outside, along the sidewalks and on patios.
Now through July 30, 2016 - Peter & the Starcatcher
A winner of five Tony Awards, Peter & the Starcatcher is a grownup's prequel to Peter Pan. Take a hilarious romp through the Neverland you never knew with toe-tapping music and a dozen brilliant actors playing more than 100 unforgettable characters, staged at the stately Truax Building.
July 23 - October 16, 2016 - Champagne Jazz Series
Now, for the 28th year, Thornton Winery brings a stellar lineup of the top talents in jazz Saturdays in summer and into the fall. See Dave Koz, David Sanborn, Chris Botti, Michael McDonald, George Benson, Kenny G and many more against a backdrop of vines and stunning sunsets.
July 23, 2016 - Elements En Pointe
Enjoy a divine evening out at the Old Town Temecula Community Theater. Bring the whole family for a night of elegant music with classical and contemporary ballet repertoire.
August 5, 2016 - Boz Scaggs
Experience a thrilling night filled with music from this legendary singer, songwriter and guitarist.
August 11, 2016 - Eli Young Band
With three no. 1 hits, a Grammy nomination and an Academy of Country Music Award for Song of the Year, "Crazy Girl," the Eli Young Band is set to take the stage at Wilson Creek Winery.
August 12 & 13, 2016 - Hwang Chi Yeol
Korean heart-throb Hwang Chi Yeol rose to fame on China's I Am a Singer - Season 4. Don't miss this talented young musician, singer, songwriter and actor (Bros , I Live Alone [a.k.a. Home Alone]) on-stage at Pechanga Resort & Casino.
August 19, 2016 - Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real
Wiens Family Cellars hosts this rockin' California "cowboy hippie surf rock" band (recently featured in Rolling Stone Magazine) with opening act, Russian Money.
July 22 & 29, 2016 - Moonlight Movies in the Park
Pack a picnic dinner and bring your blanket for a family-friendly film in one of Temecula's great public parks. The movies and fun are free!
July 14-30, 2016 - Shakespeare in the Vines - Hamlet
Considered Shakespeare's masterpiece of love, lust and hatred, Hamlet is a timeless classic. Get swept into this passionate outdoor performance!
August 11-27, 2016 - Shakespeare in the Vines - Two Gentlemen of Verona
Two Gentlemen of Verona is believed to be Shakespeare's first comedy. A rollercoaster ride featuring a woman spurned, bumbling bandits, an outraged father and bad-mannered dog, it's a charming and hilarious evening of theater in the vines.