Riverside, the City of Arts and Innovation is located approx 60 miles east of Los Angeles in the Inland Empire metro area of Southern California. It is the birthplace of the citrus industry and home of the largest Mission Revival Style building in the US-the Mission Inn.
The city has rich and one-of-a-kind citrus history, authentic art and cultural scene, museums
, parks, adventurous outdoor spots, diverse restaurants
, unique shopping
, and exciting events and festivals. Check out one of the original fruit trees, indulge in the fun and exciting outdoor activities, play a round of gold at one of the many courses in the city, explore the city history and culture, and experience the diverse art in every part of the city. There is something for everyone in Riverside, thus making it a unique and fascinating Southern California meeting destination. It is a city with glorious past, interesting present and a bright future, and is definitely worth the trip!
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