The 2013 Holiday Half Marathon
Holiday Half Marathon (Dec. 13-14): The annual Holiday Half-Marathon is this weekend at Fairplex! Don your most festive holiday wear and run through a flurry of “snow” as you begin the 13.1 mile trek. A free kids Penguin Waddle 1K is offered on Saturday, following the 5K Run/Walk. Registration for the half-marathon is still available on-site! Visit runholidayhalf.com for more information.
A Christmas Festival Pomona (Dec. 12): The Pomona Concert Band will be putting on its annual “A Christmas Festival” at the Palomares Park Community Center tonight. This free event includes live performances from the Pomona Concert Band, a toy drive, a visit from Santa Claus and refreshments. For more information visit pomonaconcertband.org.
Artists For Art’s Sake (ongoing – Dec. 19): The Artists For Art’s Sake exhibition at the Millard Sheets Art Center will run through next weekend at Fairplex. Browse a vast collection of paintings, photography, mixed media and other unique artwork created by local artists. All artwork is on sale if you see any compelling pieces that you would like to add to your collection with proceeds benefiting The Learning Centers at Fairplex. For more information visit tlcfairplex.org.
Pomona Art Walk (Dec. 13): The December Pomona Art Walk is this Saturday evening in downtown Pomona. Explore and shop the art galleries, stores and vendors who will have their work on display and take advantage of the restaurants and shops who will be open late for the walk. Visit downtownpomoma.org for more information.
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