Surrounded by gorgeous mountains, Redlands is located approximately 60 miles east of Los Angeles, and 45 miles northwest of Palm Springs, which makes it an easy drive to reach mountains, beaches and deserts. The city is known for its Victorian and historical architecture, weekly farmers’ market events, Lincoln Memorial Shrine and the Redlands Bowl.
There are a variety of things in Redlands to see, do, explore, discover and participate in for both residents and visitors. Whether it’s dining, shopping, playing or staying, enjoying all that Redlands has to offer is what living the Southern California lifestyle is all about.
Discover beautiful Historic Downtown Redlands! Easily find over 400 listings for dining, nightlife, shops, arts and cultural institutions, salons, services and more. Keep up with the latest EVENTS citywide and view many other destinations and activities (hotels, museums, performing arts venues, family fun activities, just to name a few) beyond Downtown using the TOURS button which also features customized GPS-enabled directions.
What is Redlands’ Best?
In 2015, a group of local community partners launched an effort to promote tourism in the city of Redlands. Members of this tourism group represent a diverse roster of venues, organizations and businesses in the community that have a strong interest in promoting tourism and positively impacting the local economy.
The Redlands’ Best Tourism Partners Group – initiated three tourism-related projects which are listed below.
Whether you’re here for business or leisure, Redlands offers a variety of attractive, moderately priced accommodations that are located near restaurants, shopping areas and Redlands’ popular, historic downtown. There is plenty to see and do right here in the city, but Redlands’ central location also makes it a great starting point for day visits to the local mountains and deserts.
Senior Services offers adults 55 years of age or older the opportunity to interact with other seniors in a warm and caring environment. We operate two senior center facilities that are dedicated to offering a variety of classes and activities including games, arts and crafts, computer classes, exercise and wellness programs and more.
The City of Redlands is planning for the future! Here in Redlands, we’re a big town with a small town feel. As our city continues to thrive, we want to preserve the quality of life and city services that make our community great.
While the City is committed to fiscal responsibility and has created a balanced budget every year for the past 12 years, the scope of needs facing the City are greater than the current resources available.