1. There is an Excessive Heat Watch still in effect, according to the National Weather Service. Today is expected to be sunny with a high near 104. Tonight, expect mostly clear skies with a low around 68.
REMINDER: Beat the heat by staying indoors and avoiding exercise or outdoor activities in the middle of the day. Wear loose fitting clothing, shield yourself from the sun and wear sunscreen. For those who need to cool down, the at 41717 Juniper Street is a designated cool center for Murrieta.
2. The city of Murrieta continues its Movies in the Park series at beginning at 7:30 p.m. On the agenda tonight: “Grease.” The event is free and open to all. Residents are urged to bring lawn chairs or blankets. Food will also be available for purchase.
3. Don't miss out on Country Western Hoedown from 11 a.m. until 11 p.m. For $21.99 per person enjoy unlimited rides, such as the water slides, an all-you-can-eat barbecue buffet, live country western bands square dancing, and a kids petting zoo. For more information, click here.
4. Today is the last day to view the annual art show. Focusing on local artists, the event showcases a wide range of media from oil, pastel and watercolor to bronze and stone sculptures and an assortment of photographs in as many styles and techniques as can be imagined. The art show runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Admission to the exhibit is free and the public is encouraged to attend.
5. There is a Special Needs Community Resource and Wellness Fair this weekend in Temecula. Beginning at 9 a.m. at the Temecula Conference Center, 4100 Main Street, more than 50 agencies will be on hand to provide information, products and services. Geared towards individuals and families affected by any type of developmental, behavioral, emotional and/or physical disabilities, this is a free event and open to all. For more information, click here.