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News Release

ArtoberFest Celebrates the Arts in Moreno Valley

For immediate release: October 4, 2017


The Moreno Valley Arts Commission will host the 10th Annual ArtoberFest on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Conference & Recreation Center, which is located at 14075 Frederick Street. This community event is free.

The family-oriented program will feature performances from singers, dancers, and musicians. Additionally, there will be plenty of great food, a bike rodeo, and a pet adoption event hosted by the Moreno Valley Animal Shelter.


Saturday, October 7
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Conference & Recreation Center
14075 Frederick Street

Arts & Crafts Displays
More than twenty artists and crafters will set up booths to display their artwork. Numerous types of art will be represented, including photography, pottery making, jewelry, oil, acrylic, pastels, sculpture, and watercolor.

Live Performances
ArtoberFest will begin at 10 a.m. with the Presentation of Colors by cadets from the Moreno Valley High School Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps. Other performers include poets, singers, folklorico and a choir.

Bike Rodeo 
Kids ages 4-12 are invited to bring their bicycle, helmet, and close-toed shoes to participate in the Bike Rodeo. Community Now has sponsored this activity to teach children bike safety and handling skills. The Bike Rodeo course is designed to be highly interactive and will allow children to experience various traffic situations as both pedestrians and cyclists.

Food & Fun 
Local food vendor Tacos El Tenampa will be selling some of the best tacos in town. The fun will continue with the “MoVal Rocks” rock decoration project. Kids can decorate a rock with their favorite Moreno Valley place or memory to hide in our community and remind our residents that MoVal certainly does “rock!”

For additional information, please visit the City’s website, or call the Parks & Community Services Department at 951.413.3280.


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Upon request, this news release will be made available in appropriate alternative formats to persons with disabilities, in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Any person with a disability who requires a modification or accommodation in order to participate in this meeting should direct such requests to Guy Pegan, ADA Coordinator, at 951.413.3120 at least 72 hours before the meeting. The 72-hour notification will enable the City to make reasonable arrangements to ensure accessibility to this meeting.


Alyssa Rico
Parks & Community Services Department