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Suggested Redlands Daily Outings
Note: Many stores and restaurants are closed today. Call first -Shopping Guide.
Breakfast Breakfast Shack - Country, American, breakfast, lunch, vegetarians options. 615 W State St. BEST biscuits and gravy and avocado toast in Redlands!
FREE Aromatherapy Foot Soak at International Day Spa. No appointment necessary.Open 9am to 9pm. Call 909-793-9080 for information.
Smiley Library - fabulous stained glass.
Lunch Downtown - Batter Bebellion - Batter Rebellion is a California fusion restaurant and bar located in downtown Redlands that rebels the norm and embraces the unique. From battered twists, beer taps and creative cocktails, the goal is to experience something different and delicious.
Happy Hour - Darby's American Cantina - Darby’s is a classic rock and sports themed restaurant. We serve American/Mexican fusion cuisine with a flare, made fresh from the finest ingredients. We offer 40 different beers on tap including several made right here in Redlands. We also offer over 80 whiskeys from the old standards to the sought after high end favorites. 30 HDTV's.
Southern Style Breakfast- The Eating Room
The Redlands Bowl -holds the distinction of being the oldest continuous music festival in the United States at which no admission is charged.
The Lincoln Memorial - Shrine is the only museum and archives dedicated to the study of Abraham Lincoln and the American Civil War west of the Mississippi River.
Lunch- TACO TUESDAY Tack Shack Mexican food. Two locations 615 W State Street and 1711 W Lugonia Ave. is now Pizza Shack. Pet friendly.
- Pajama Story Time: Ages 5+ 7:00-7:30 p.m. at the Smiley Library
Breakfast Full Breakfast
San Bernardino County Museum Day. Open 9am-5pm
Picnic - at Ford Park and feed the ducks. 27 acre park with two ponds for fishing, lighted tennis courts, picnic and playground facilities. The park is located at Redlands Boulevard and Ford Street. If your looking for a great spot to enjoy your ice cream, coffee, lunch or chocolate confections this is it! It's located at 16 E. Redlands Blvd. Pick up lunch from Deli's
Dinner - Oscar's Mexican Restaurant - Oscar’s Mexican Restaurant holds the distinction of being the oldest restaurant in downtown Redlands. Oscar’s has a ’70s feel to it with its low ceilings, big wooden booths and gray paisley walls. Serving breakfast daily at 8am. Vegan & Vegetarian friendly - no animals oils used.
Kimberly Crest House and Gardens. Open to the public from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., Thursday through Sunday, September through July. We are closed during holidays and parts of August. Always call first! Kimberly Crest House and Gardens will be closed for tours during the month of August.
Breakfast Carolyn's Cafe - Hearty breakfasts all cooked to order. Lunch - sandwiches, burgers, salads, soups, and more! Our Signature item is our Fresh Baked Coffee Cake. Rated the #1 Breakfast spot in Redlands on Yelp and TripAdvisor.
Picnic lunch at Prospect Park 1324 Prospect Drive -Pick up lunch from Deli's
Rustic Tea - $20 pp. Reservations required. It's a MEAL! You will need to-go boxes so don't plan dinner.
Briggs and Coops Coins Collectors Galleries - great family outing. Stamps, rare coins and more. Kids can go through the buckets of Wheat Pennies.
Darby's American Cantina - Darby’s is a classic rock and sports themed restaurant. We serve American/Mexican fusion cuisine with a flare, made fresh from the finest ingredients. We offer 40 different beers on tap including several made right here in Redlands. We also offer over 80 whiskeys from the old standards to the sought after high end favorites. 30 HDTV's.
Rok N Fondue - Located in the heart of historic downtown Redlands, California. Volcanic rock cooking. Indulgent cheese and chocolate fondue. Full bar or more casual The Gourmet Pizza Shoppe 120 East State St
Breakfast The Eating Room - Great Family Food! Southern fare--Breakfast and lunch. Full Bakery and Rustic Teas. Catering, baby showers, graduation party, birthday parties, and more.... Also serving tofu and vegan options.
Lunch outdoor patio Caprice Cafe - fabulous salads... or La Volata Pizzeria - handmade pizza and pasta made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Italian, Pizza, Sandwiches, Lunch, Dinner and Coffee.
Stroll State Street and get an iced or hot coffee at The Cupcake & Espresso Bar
Dinner at [Pick a locally-owned spot here(https://aboutredlands.com/categories/14-dining-by-cuisine) -
8am to 11am - Saturday Morning Certified Farmer's Market
Stores open at 10am...Shop Downtown
Teens with Family:
Ford Park- feed ducks, have a picnic... 27 acre park with two ponds for fishing, lighted tennis courts, picnic and playground facilities. The park is located at Redlands Boulevard and Ford Street. Feed ducks, have a picnic, look at fire prevention (cool garden on the back of Ford)
The Eating Room - The Elvis French toast is UNREAL!
Sylvan Park- Sylvan Park is in the City of Redlands at the corner of Colton and University, across from the University of Redlands. It is close to I-10. Lawn Bowling.
Panorama Point- I-10 E, Take exit 81 for Ford St, Turn left onto Ford St, Take the 1st right onto Reservoir Rd, Take the 1st right onto S Wabash Ave, Turn left onto E Sunset Dr N, Turn left onto Panorama Dr/Panorama Point Dr. See last photo at right. Click to enlarge
Teens and Friends:
All of the above
Walk around State Street
Citrus Plaza- 27460 Lugonia Ave
Caroline Park- located between Sunset Drive, Mariposa Drive and Poppy Road. The park and botanical nature garden is enjoyed by naturalists, dog walkers, picnickers, homeschoolers, walkers and runners. The overlook terrace off Sunset Drive offers some parking and a dramatic 180 degree view of the mountains ringing Redlands....basically parks are cool
Under 12 Outings
Thursday Story Time Tiny Tots: Ages 2-3-10:00-10:20 am; Preschool: Ages 4-6: 10:30-10:50 am
Redlands Gymnastics Club- 909-335-6780
Stars of Tomorrow Children's Theater. 909-335-1082.
...REDLANDS is a "Preserve America Community"
Dog friendly restaurants: Click here
Mill Creek Zanja driving tour booklet available through Citrograph Printing (113 E. State St Redlands 909-792-3901) for $10 (benefits the Redlands Conservancy Zanja Trail and Greenway Project). For more information, call 909-792-3901. The 44-page booklet, written by Redlands historian Tom Atchley, includes historic photos of the Zanja and explanations of the historic events along the route.
Panorama Point aka "The Point" last image at right- Directions: Take exit 81 for Ford St; Turn left onto Ford St; Take the 1st right onto Reservoir Rd; Take the 1st right onto S Wabash Ave; Turn left onto E Sunset Dr N; Turn left onto Panorama Dr/Panorama Point Dr; Panorama Point Dr, Redlands, CA 92373. Closed at sunset to sunrise.
Take a walk downtown and find all the plaques located on the historical buildings that describe the historical interest of the building. Plaques — usually affixed on the exterior walls near the store doors — to learn about the early history of downtown Redlands.
- Downloadable Redlands Conservancy Trail Maps - hiking, walking, biking & riding
Haunted History in Redlands
- Haunted Mansions - self-guided tour.
21 and Up Night on the Town
Start out with an Upscale dinner
Move on to Music