Upcoming Events

Saturday, Sept. 9: Family Movie Night

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets! For our Family Movie Night! 

Join us in front of the Chaffey-Garcia Barn to view a family-friendly movie. 

Admission is FREE and food vendors will be available.

Movie begins at Sunset.

Saturday, Sept. 23: Evening Under the Stars

This is a 21 and over event.  Live music will be played on the back patio of the Chaffey-Garcia house.  Beer and wine will be sold along with light snacks. 

Bring your friends to enjoy this night in our beautiful backyard! 

$5 entrance fee.  6:30PM- 9:30 PM.

Saturday, Oct 21: Sleepy Hollow

Join us for our much anticipated FALL EVENT. Inspired by our friends at Riley's Farm. We are excited to create our very own Sleepy Hollow on the Chaffey Garcia Grounds. Bring the family out to take a flash-light tour of the Chaffey-Garcia House.

Photo Spots, Live Actors and Acts.

Food vendors and festive activities for the kids. $7 Children. $12 Adults.

Doors open at 6:00 PM.


Sunday, Nov. 12: Etiwanda Founder’s Day Celebration


That's right! Our annual Founder's Day celebration will be held on a Sunday afternoon! This is our biggest event of the year celebrating the Chaffey brothers’ purchase of land from Captain Joseph Garcia on Thanksgiving Day, 1881.  Tour both of our historical homes, enjoy food and historical activities for the kids.

$5 general admission. KIDS 12 and under FREE!

11 AM - 5 PM


A Note from our Society...


Our events are specifically designed to encourage learning Etiwanda's History and promote Historical Preservation. One of the easiest ways to support and keep these homes running is by simply visiting us on tour days, participating in our events and becoming a member!


Volunteer opportunities are also available!


For more information, please contact us at:


Etiwanda Historical Society
7150 Etiwanda Ave, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739, USA
Phone: +1.9098998432
E-mail: laura.j.barnett@gmail.com


Looking forward to seeing you!

The Etiwanda Historical Society

News and Events

​​Tour Our Houses

Please join us for our Regular Monthly Open House & Tours:

The Chaffey-Garcia House/Museum is open from

9 AM- 1 PM on the second Saturday of each month except December.

A  $2 per-person donation is requested. 

Chaffey-Isle House is available upon request.









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