Blog - Canyon Lake California

​What's Happening in Canyon Lake?

​There's always some great events and activities going on in Canyon Lake.  Many of the events are part of the Property Owners Association annual calendar and others are sponsored by local clubs and organizations.  Occasionally neighborhood residents organize their own event like cul-de-sac cookouts and bike rides.  We try to feature news and stories here that highlight the unique nature or our community.  Enjoy!

Canyon Lake Recent Facility Improvements
Canyon Lake Keeps Getting BetterOur little community of Canyon Lake, CA is currently undergoing some exciting renovations! These updates will[...]
Canyon Lake Car Show in Pictures
The 2015 Canyon Lake Car Show rolled into the lodge parking lot yesterday and it was an impressive display of[...]
What’s Happening in Canyon Lake October 2015?
October 2015 Canyon Lake Events Fall is here! But that doesn't mean the summer fun has to stop.  Canyon Lake[...]
Canyon Lake ShowCal Skiers Getting Ready for Season
Canyon Lake has a new club dedicated to the sport of show skiing called the "ShowCal Skiers".  If you've ever[...]
Swimming Pool to Open for the Season
The Canyon Lake community pool at the lodge is scheduled to open March 17th this year.  The pool is always[...]
Lodge Remodel Set to Begin
One of the key features and favorite amenities in Canyon Lake is the beloved lodge.  It's been a central part[...]
2013 Real Estate Market Was Hot! Will it Continue?
It’s hard to believe that it’s been over 6 years since the real estate market started it’s downward spiral that[...]
New Year’s Eve Celebrations Around Town
Put on your party hat(s) and dancing shoes for these upcoming New Year's Eve Celebrations!  The only problem you'll have[...]
Last Minute & Unique Ideas for Christmas Gifts
Are you a last minute shopper?  I think we all have had our share of the rush to get a[...]
Volunteering During the Holidays
So this is Christmas…  It’s the time of the year when we all start to think of gift ideas.  One[...]
Boat Parade of Lights Shines Bright for the Holidays
Every year this event gets better and better as Canyon Lakers come up with more creative lighting displays for their vessels. [...]
Canyon Lake Homes Lit Up For The Holidays
Every year there are some spectacular light displays during the holidays in Canyon Lake.  Apparently, some of our residents got[...]
Mission Inn Festival of Lights
Tis’ the season for Christmas cheer, when we play and listen to Christmas music, start to see Christmas lights strung[...]
You Might be a Canyon Laker if…
Canyon Lake sure is a one-of-a-kind community and if you live here you know that Canyon Lakers have their own[...]
Holidays Are Here, December Activities in Canyon Lake
If you're reading this, it means you survived Black Friday.  And hopefully you've enjoyed a great Thanksgiving week with family and[...]
10 Things To Be Thankful For in Canyon Lake
It's that time of the year when Canyon Lakers give thanks for the good in their lives.  Besides family, friends,[...]
Canyon Lake Real Estate Report 3rd Quarter 2013
Summer 2013 showed continued improvement in the Canyon Lake Housing Market with average prices increasing and quick turnover of properties. [...]
Pumpkin Patches Around Canyon Lake
Halloween is only 10 days away so this is prime time to find that perfect pumpkin to create your jack-o-lantern[...]
Car Club Flexes it’s Muscle Cars This Weekend
The Canyon Lake Car Club is sponsoring it's annual Car Show this weekend at the Lodge.  Hundreds of car collectors[...]
Wakeboard Club Final Tournament of the Year (and more Oktoberfest)
The Canyon Lake Wakeboard Club is hosting it's final tournament of the year Saturday at the Lake Elsinore Channel.  Riders[...]
Things To Do Around Canyon Lake Sept 21-22
Cooler weekends in Canyon Lake are here and there are lots of great things to do in and around the[...]
Little Shop of Horrors Opens at Indian Beach Thursday
It's that time of the year again when the Canyon Lake Community Theatre and Performing Arts Association puts on it's[...]
Summer is over in Canyon Lake, now what?
Well, maybe not officially over but Labor Day has passed so no more big summer holidays.  Taco Tuesday is finished[...]
Jersey Mike’s Sandwich Shop Opens Down the Road
My favorite food has always been sandwiches so I was pretty excited when Jersey Mike's Subs opened last week on[...]
What’s SUP Canyon Lake?
Stand Up Paddle Boarding is what's up!  If you've been out on the lake lately, you've probably noticed the many[...]
Things to do Around Canyon Lake August 9th – 11th
It's a quiet weekend for events in Canyon Lake, but the weather is going to be awesome with temps in[...]
Your Weekend in Canyon Lake August 3rd-4th
Here it is the peak of summer and it won't be long until kids are back in school.  There are[...]
Weekend Events in Canyon Lake June 15th-16th
Looking for something fun to do with Dad this weekend?  We've got a few good ideas - maybe teach Dad how[...]
Canyon Lake Home Sales May 2013
May was another strong month for home sales in Canyon Lake with 34 homes closing escrow according to MLS records. [...]
Dog-Friendly Eateries And Parks In And Around Canyon Lake
Have you ever wanted to take your dog out with you, but didn't know if your destination(s) would be dog-friendly[...]
Weekend Events in Canyon Lake June 1st-2nd
No big events in Canyon Lake this weekend but there are some huge events around So Cal like the Temecula Balloon[...]
It’s Summer Grilling Season in Canyon Lake
Memorial Day weekend usually marks the beginning of the summer BBQ season and it's no different here in Canyon Lake. [...]
Canyon Laker’s Guide to Fiesta Day
The big event is finally here!  The 40th Annual Canyon Lake Fiesta Day is this weekend and this year's event[...]
Build a Cardboard Boat for Fiesta Day
Fiesta Day in Canyon Lake is only a few days away but it's not too late to be the captain of your destiny in[...]
Gone Fishing in Canyon Lake – An Angler’s Paradise
Canyon Lake has a reputation as one of the best fishing lakes in California with many anglers who really enjoy the[...]
Weekend Events in Canyon Lake May 18th-19th
Summer is getting closer and the fun events just keep coming.  Here's what's going on in and around Canyon Lake[...]
Pet Adoptions Near Canyon Lake
Canyon Lake is definitely a pet loving community and it's likely either you or someone you know might want to find that[...]
Weekend Events in Canyon Lake May 11th-12th
It's Mother's Day so get Mom out of the house for some fun and a special treat - maybe a Baseball[...]
Get What You Need at Joe’s Hardware
When I built my house in Canyon Lake, one of my biggest frustrations was running to the home improvement warehouse to get[...]
Weekend Events in Canyon Lake May 4th-5th
It seems that summer is here and the temperatures are getting hot and that usually means some great outdoor activities[...]
Wine Country Events in May
It's that time of the year again when nearby Wine Country comes alive.  One of the great things about living[...]
Castles and Cottages Home Decor Boutique at Corona Crossings
Castles and Cottages at Corona Crossings (say that ten times) is a boutique filled with beautiful eye candy.  This store[...]
Canyon Lake Real Estate Report – 1st Quarter 2013
The beginning of 2013 has seen some interesting housing activity in Canyon Lake.  Among the notable trends is the lack of[...]
Thai Cuisine at it’s Finest – Thai Orchid
Just a short drive from Canyon Lake, down the road in Murrieta is a little hole-in-the-wall Thai restaurant called Thai[...]
Storm Baseball Season in Full Swing
It's baseball season again and The Storm are already 12 games in and playing their hearts out.  If you never[...]
Canyon Lake Featured on Real Estate Podcast
Canyon Lake was recently the featured topic on the Southern California Real Estate Podcast.  Hosts David Fitzpatrick and Justin Bevins (Canyon[...]
Get Rid of Your Junk on Citywide Clean-up Day 4/27
It's often been said that America is the only country where people keep their $40,000 cars outside and keep all[...]
Walking, Running, and Cycling for Fitness in Canyon Lake
Step outside on a spring morning in Canyon Lake and you'll see that the streets belong to walkers, runners, and[...]
Bites Offers Worldly Menu in the Canyon Hills Center
As Canyon Lakers looking for good food choices, sometimes we have to venture out to find a variety of dining[...]
Retail Therapy Near Canyon Lake
Shopping has a calming effect on me....  That is why when I tell my husband I'm going to get some[...]
Get a Better Slice of Pie at Troy’s Pizza Oven
If your looking for a good slice of pizza in Canyon Lake, you don't need to go any further than[...]
Lighthouse Early Bird Menu Serves up Great Value and a Great View
I decided to give the new Lighthouse Early Bird menu a try this weekend and I have to say I was[...]