Temecula is a place where natural beauty, historic traditions, and modern conveniences combine to offer entertainment for people of all ages. Best known for it’s rolling hills covered with vineyards, there is more to enjoy in this city.
Shopping, antiquing, fine dining, golf, hot air balloon rides and Old Town combine to make Temecula Valley an exciting place to visit for a day or a weekend.
Old Town Farmer’s Market – Every Saturday 8:00am to noon. Fresh produce, plants, local growers, local artisans. On the corner of Mercedes Street and 6th Street, one block off Front Street in Old Town Temecula. https://www.facebook.com/oldtownfarmersmarket
Pennypickle’s Workshop & Pennypickle’s Winter Wonderland – Children’s museum in Old Town Temecula. www.pennypickles.org Pennypickle’s Winter Wonderland at Pennypickle’s Workshop December 9 at 5:00 pm. http://www.pennypickles.org/holiday-events.html
Santa Rosa Plateau – great for hikes with the family. All levels of trails, beautiful scenery, dogs allowed on select trails. www.rivcoparks.org/education/santa-rosa-plateau/
Horseback riding – Enjoy the valleys and vineyards of Temecula by horseback. http://winecountrytrailsbyhorseback.com/
Old Town Temecula – Great restaurants, eclectic shops, wine tasting, and the famous Temecula Olive Oil Company. A great way to spend the day. http://www.oldtowntemecula.com/
Balloon Rides Over Wine Country – One of the most beautiful, exciting and breathtaking ways to see wine country. www.californiadreamin.com/
Craft Breweries – Temecula Valley doesn’t just have great wine, they also have great craft beer brewers. Enjoy dinner out while sampling local craft beers. www.temeculabreweries.com