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Riverside Dickens Festival

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Upcoming Events

February 2018

Pickwick’s Pub Night Fundraiser

February 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
First Christian Church, 4055 Jurupa Avenue
Riverside, CA 92501 United States
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$45.00 - $55.00 219 tickets left

New in 2018 – “Mr. Pickwick’s Predicament!” An interactive Murder Mystery Mr. Pickwick invites you to join him for an exciting evening featuring the world premiere of “Mr. Pickwick’s Predicament”, an interactive murder mystery.  Strange happenings are afoot in the…

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The Tavern at the Festival

February 24 - February 25
Riverside City Hall Parking Lot, 3900 Main St
Riverside, CA 92501 United States
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Welcome to The Tavern at the Riverside Dickens Festival! When you walk in the door you’ll be greeted by Bad Baby Babs, the Mistress of the Tavern. She’ll grab you a pint from Packinghouse Brewery, show you to a seat…

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Meet Mr. Dickens by Paul Jacques

February 24 - February 25
Dickens Festival Grounds, 3600-3900 Main St.
Riverside, CA 92501 United States
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Experience the works of Charles Dickens with the author himself as the Riverside Dickens Festival presents this unique literary journey. Performed by the Dickens Festival’s own long-time Mr. Dickens, Paul Jacques, this one-man show promises an experience unlike any other…

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Authors’ Salon at the Festival

February 24 - February 25
Dickens Festival Grounds, 3600-3900 Main St.
Riverside, CA 92501 United States
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Spend time with your favorite Victorian literary figures at the Authors’ Salon, home to the Victorian Writer’s Guild.  Hosted by the California Writers Club, writers from around the Victorian world come to life right before your eyes. Whether it’s a…

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Rousing Performers

February 24 - February 25
Dickens Festival Grounds, 3600-3900 Main St.
Riverside, CA 92501 United States
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Catch performances by our many entertainers throughout the day in The Tavern, on various stages and roaming our London Marketplace: Bob’s Yer Uncle – storytellers and musicians, Les Folies Rouge – Can Can Dancers, Looney’s Fortune – Traditional Irish Music,…

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The Trial of Jack the Ripper

February 24 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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Saturday and Sunday
Riverside County Historic Courthouse, 4050 Main Street
Riverside, CA 92501 United States
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$10.00 380 tickets left

You’ve asked for one more encore! Who murdered five London prostitutes in the fall of 1888? Who confounded the best efforts of the Metropolitan Police, the London Police, and Scotland Yard to discover the identity of the Whitechapel Murderer? Who…

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The Royal Victorian Tea Room & Music Hall

February 24 @ 11:00 am - February 25 @ 2:00 pm
First Congregational Church, 3755 Lemon Street
Riverside, CA 92501 United States
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$15.00 - $25.00 712 tickets left

Prepare to have your eyebrows raised, your funny bones tickled, and your bellies filled as the Royal Victorian Tea Room presents another chapter of our musical comedy “A Dickens of a Time: Una Famiglia Dramatica”. Written, directed and starring Christopher Marsh as the Music Hall host, Mr. Treacle.

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Soirees Mystique

February 24 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
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Saturday and Sunday
First Congregational Church, 3755 Lemon Street
Riverside, CA 92501 United States
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$10.00 150 tickets left

 A Delightfully Diabolical Deception! A new event that features 19th century Victorian prestidigitation and legerdemain inside one of the most significant Spanish Revival structures existing in Southern California, the historic First Congregational Church of Riverside.  Soirees Mystique combines magic, mind-reading…

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Victorian Fashion Show

February 24 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Riverside County Historic Courthouse, 4050 Main Street
Riverside, CA 92501 United States
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$10.00 80 tickets left

"Family Fortunes" This year the models’ characters will answer the question: How did you acquire your fortune? Did you inherit it, marry it or kill for it? Once again, the Fashion Show will be in the beautiful ceremonial courtroom in…

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Mr. Fezziwig’s Ball

February 24 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Riverside Municipal Auditorium, 3485 Mission Inn Avenue
Riverside, CA 92501 United States
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$10.00 - $45.00 383 tickets left

Mr. and Mrs. Fezziwig will be on hand to welcome you to their beautiful, Victorian ball. Once again this very popular event will be held at the Riverside Municipal Auditorium with its fantastic hardwood floor made for dancing. Be among…

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Steampunk Travelers’ Checks

February 25 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Riverside County Historic Courthouse, 4050 Main Street
Riverside, CA 92501 United States
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$10.00 95 tickets left

Featured characters will travel from different times and places to share their fantastic creations with you.   Their unique and creative designs are only limited by the model’s own imagination. Steampunk as inspired by 19th-century industrial steam-powered machinery continues to grow…

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Evensong

February 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
First Congregational Church, 3755 Lemon Street
Riverside, CA 92501 United States
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$10.00 246 tickets left

Many of our British friends have described how much they enjoyed attending Evensong after a leisurely afternoon tea. Evensong provides a relaxing and spiritual end to another successful and exciting Dickens Festival.

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