MONEY Inc. – The respected financial magazine and website lists out the top 20 things to do in Temecula. If you don’t know, now you do! See what made the #1 spot.
- Great California Golf Road Trips 2 Jul 2020
GOLFADVISOR – Golf Advisor.com writer Jason Scott Deegan shows you where all of the great courses are in golf regions across the golden state. He also singles out Journey at Pechanga among the best in Temecula. Check out the roundup for yourself.
- One of Pechanga’s Lesser Known Eateries Makes Forbes’ List of Unusual Deliver & Take Out Options 26 May 2020
FORBES TRAVEL GUIDE – While under stay at home orders, many people scoured internet listings for interesting take out and food delivery options. Here’s what Forbes Travel Guide and Forbes writers found. Hint: Pechanga’s Baja Express is a must-try.
CASINO JOURNAL – In honor of National Nurses’ Week, Pechanga and its Steak N’ Shake franchise donated and dropped off 350 frosty milkshakes for the nurses at Temecula Valley Hospital. Pechanga sought to show a gesture of appreciation for the medical professionals who have been working tirelessly amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Pechanga RV Resort Reopens 9 May 2020
MOTORHOME – The popular Southern California RV Resort reopened May 5th with limited RV spaces.
NEWS BREAK – The Journey at Pechanga course reopened Sunday, albeit with restrictions and limited use: Golfers must maintain social distancing, wear face coverings, and there can be no more than four players in a group.
PATCH – Pechanga Resort Casino has reopened its par 72, 7,219-yard golf course following the county’s easing of coronavirus restrictions for non-contact sports.
VALLEY NEWS – The Pechanga Resort Casino’s 18-hole PGA-grade golf course was back in business today, with the links open to amateur and seasoned players, under restrictions mandated by the Riverside County Department of Public Health.
MEETINGS TODAY – These are unprecedented times for meetings and events. The COVID-19 crisis has brought on some tough changes, but the meetings and hospitality industries are strong and resilient—the best we can do right now is lean on each other.
- Coronavirus Aid – Osteria Mozza Sets Up a Relief Center, Islands is Feeding Seniors and More 26 Apr 2020
LA WEEKLY – When times get tough, the tough get together and hearts expand. Californians have been coming together to make the best of a dreadful situation. Since the Coronavirus hit barely two weeks ago, lives have unexpectedly gone from manageable to unimaginable. But there’s some help out there. Pechanga Resort Casino along with many […]
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Early in April the Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians donated 3,000 N95 masks to Temecula Valley Hospital, Rancho Springs Medical Center in Murrieta and Inland Valley Medical Center in Wildomar.
- Hotels Help Local Communities 20 Apr 2020
HOSPITALITY TECHNOLOGY – Although the COVID-19 news cycle has been filled with worrisome and – at times – panic inducing information, hoteliers are doing what they do best – offering a helping hand to their communities and showing a true spirit of hospitality. Check out what Pechanga Resort Casino has been doing to help out […]
ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER – Even though Pechanga Resort Casino is temporarily closed due to COVID-19, you can see it on-screen currently in two high profile video productions from The Weeknd and Car Masters: Rust to Riches.
GOLF LIFE – Journey at Pechanga golf course’s director of instruction, Randy Chang, appears on Golf Life on demand with his “Sock to Sock” putting drill. Check it out.
- Pechanga Indian Tribe Donates N95 Masks to 3 Riverside County Hospitals to Help with Coronavirus 9 Apr 2020
PRESS ENTERPRISE – The Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians donated 1,000 masks to 3 local hospitals.
MY NEWS LA – Temecula Valley Hospital, Rancho Springs Medical Center, and Inland Valley Medical Center each received 1,000 masks for doctors, nurses, and other frontline medical staff thanks to a donation from The Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians.
NBC LOS ANGELES – Three hospitals in western Riverside County were able to replenish their critical stock of N95 masks thanks to a donation from The Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians.
LODGING MAGAZINE – Some larger properties with multiple F&B outlets have found a use for their fresh food by donating it to food pantries and local organizations. For instance, Pechanga Resort Casino donated its produce and dairy to three charities in California’s Riverside County.
PATCH – The Pechanga Band of Indians gave 1,000 masks each to three hospitals fighting the coronavirus – a gift one hospital CEO called “like gold.”
NATIVE BUSINESS – Tribal casinos nationwide have temporarily shutdown to flatten the curve of COVID-19. Meanwhile, their restaurants are stepping up to care for their communities – donating tons of excess food.
SMART MEETINGS – Destinations are finding creative ways to help their communities and industry during the disruption of meetings due to social distancing. See how Pechanga Resort Casino and many others have stepped in to lend support during these times.
READER’S DIGEST – Hankering to get away? See where Pechanga falls in the list of mini vacations to take around the country with your family this year.
- Hit the Road: Festivals, food, fun and more 6 Mar 2020
THE COAST NEWS – It’s all about chocolate and wine this weekend at the 12th annual Chocolate Decadence and Pechanga Wine Festival at Pechanga Resort Casino.
- New Recipes for Group Dining 4 Mar 2020
CA MEETINGS + EVENTS – Today, guests expect that a growing range of dietary needs will be accommodated, whether they’re eating keto, vegan, paleo, gluten free or some combination of all four. Here’s how some of our state’s top meeting properties are developing new recipes and stagecraft for feeding groups of all sizes.
- Adding Hyaluronic Acid to Your Skin Care Routine 26 Feb 2020
RADHA BEAUTY – Read up on what Spa Pechanga manager has to say about this hot topic in the beauty industry.
- Food+Drink 25 Feb 2020
In the days leading up to “Chocolate Decadence” at Pechanga Resort Casino, more employees find themselves drawn to the Temecula resort’s bakery.
CBS NEWS – The California Indian Culture and Sovereignty Center (CICSC) at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) presents the finest work in American Indian film and media at Pechanga Resort Casino.
TRAVELING WELL FOR LESS – Great food isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when you think about an Indian casino restaurant. Edible food, maybe. But the Pechanga Lobby Bar and Grill is an exception.
- Pechanga Filmmaker Talks About Why Everyone Should Go To the California American Indian & Indigenous Film Festival 20 Feb 2020
CBS 8 SAN DIEGO – The 7th annual California American Indian & Indigenous Film Festival kicks off Feb. 20th. A local Pechanga filmmaker tells CBS 8 viewers why the event is so special.
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – The Union Tribune takes a look at the films to be screened at the 7th Annual California American Indian & Indigenous Film Festival in Temecula at Pechanga Resort Casino.
HOOKED ON GOLF – The editor experienced Pechanga before its $300 million expansion, and after. See what he thinks now. And is his 6-year old son old enough for golf lessons? He finds out at J0urney at Pechanga.
- The Best Men’s Hairstyles for 2020 13 Feb 2020
DAPPER CONFIDENTIAL – Which men’s hairstyles and trends defined 2020 and which celebrities did everyone want to look like? Rochelle Maribojoc at Spa Pechanga chimes in on what cuts her clients want in 2020.
SPA INSIDER – See what Spa Pechanga has in store for Valentine’s Day!
PARADE MAGAZINE – Looking to improve your skin this year? There are several ingredients and practices that can help you do that. Here are 12 skincare innovations that will be popular this year—and a few insights into what to expect in the near future. See what Spa Pechanga’s Spa Manager has to say about the […]
KTLA Los Angeles – He’s the head chef of Pechanga Resort Casino’s signature restaurant, the Great Oak Steakhouse. But he’s a master a cooking everything, including healthy game time snacks perfect for the big matchup on Sunday, Feb. 2. Check out what he shows on KTLA Los Angeles.
MEDIUM – “I am lounging in my supersized king bed in my gorgeous deluxe suite with private bedroom, sitting room and wrap around windows. From, post-rain Temecula valley landscape. It’s so cozy I don’t even want to leave my bed.” Find out lifestyle journalist Marjorie Hope’s 8 reasons why Pechanga offers the best overall deal.
SPA INSIDER – Through the end of January, Spa Pechanga at Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California is offering a special spa treatment, The Citrus 88, in celebration of the Lunar New Year.
Whether you have been to the spa a dozen times or researching it for a first visit, insights from an insider can enhance your spa experience. Below is an interview with Samantha Mansell who shares valuable tidbits about the spa, their treatments and the perfect itinerary. Can you provide our readers with a brief overview […]
- Four Great Western Casino RV Resorts 17 Jan 2020
Looking for a great place to park your rig while you get your game on in the Wild West? We’ve selected four great casino RV Resorts where you can wind down and relax after you hit the tables or slots. Pechanga RV Resort in Temecula, CA Looking for world-class gaming and world-class RV accommodations? Pechanga […]
Check out which one of Pechanga’s Chefs is featured in the Los Angeles Times with her Lunar New Year recipe. Click here for the full article. It’s the Year of the Rat and horoscope forecasters say that means good fortune. Not as in luck, but as in money: More of it. To speed that promise […]
- Casino Chef Shares a Recipe for Riches 17 Jan 2020
LOS ANGELES TIMES – They don’t celebrate Lunar New a whole lot in Thailand, but chef Marie Surakul from Bamboo at Pechanga Resort Casino does because of her Thai and Chinese heritage. LA Times’ Genevieve Ko talks to Chef Marie about her Lunar New Year specialty – Golden Bags – that will be served by […]
- NEW YEAR, NEW MERCEDES 16 Jan 2020
One lucky Pechanga guest welcomed 2020 by winning a new Mercedes Benz. A 2020 CLA Mercedes with a sticker price of $38,000 was up for grabs during Pechanga’s New Year’s Eve celebration drawing. Visitors to the popular Temecula, CA, casino were able to earn entries from 8 p.m. – 2 a.m. for a new ride […]
Check out what Debra Harlow, a senior executive casino host, has to say about her day to day life here at Pechanga Resort Casino. Click HERE for the full story. Casino hosts work primarily with a property’s higher level players, aiming to build relationships with those players in a bid to get them to become […]
PRESS-ENTERPRISE – Poker and bingo players get some great perks in January when they do good BEFORE they even play $1 on the tables or bingo cards. The Press-Enterprise checks out what they get.
- Pechanga Makes it So You Don’t Need Vegas 7 Jan 2020
LA SPLASH MAGAZINE – Like many people who come to Pechanga Resort Casino for the first time, the writers at LA Splash Magazine found there’s a big draw for people coming to Pechanga over Las Vegas. Read more here.
- Golfers’ Choice: Best if California golf courses 31 Dec 2019
Check out how Journey at Pechanga was ranked by Golf Advisor as one of the best courses in California below. For the full article click here: The annual Golf Advisor state Golfers’ Choice lists are compiled by analyzing the ratings and reviews submitted by members of our review community throughout the year. We use our […]
- Best Casinos for Travel Buffs 31 Dec 2019
7×7 names Pechanga Resort Casino as one of the best casinos to visit for travel bluffs here is why. For the full article click here. Globe trotters can fit a lot into their travels if they plan properly, and after a long day looking at significant monuments and visiting museums, it’s perfectly natural to want […]
- Great Escape: Girlfriend’s Getaway Guide 31 Dec 2019
See what The OC Register suggests for the perfect girlfriends getaway at Pechanga Resort Casino. For the full article click here. Of course we love our families. Our businesses. Our causes and projects. But sometimes there’s nothing better than a good laugh and great conversation hanging out with girlfriends. In fact, there’s enough research from […]
Budget Travel listed Pechanga Resort Casino as one of the places to visit for the best affordable weekend getaway, here’s why. For the full article click here Start your new year off right with these budget trips you can pack into a weekend. The idea of planning a major European jaunt or an exotic island […]
- Bert Kreischer to bring good times to Pechanga 25 Dec 2019
VALLEY NEWS – Bert Kreischer is real, and that realness never stops, because he can’t turn it off. Kreischer, who is always full of energy, is extremely grateful for finding the career that’s embraced him, considering the uncertainty in that regard during his college career. He’s also pumped about coming to Temecula and Pechanga for […]
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Firefighters from the Pechanga Fire Department have donated more than $3,000 worth of toys to the Spark of Love Toy Drive.
LA TIMES – Check out Pechanga’s discounted room prices in January in celebration of Lunar New Year. Midweek stays start at $149 and come with late arrival and a bottle of local Champagne.
- Pechanga Firefighters Fill Truck To The Gills with Toys For Deserving Kids Ahead of Holidays 10 Dec 2019
From Native News Online. For the full article click here. ONTARIO, Calif. — In the cold, early morning hours on Friday, December 6, and with TV cameras looking in, Pechanga Fire Department firefighters opened the doors to one of their shiny fire trucks to reveal more than $3,000 worth of toys stuffed in there. The […]
PATCH – In the cold, early morning hours on Friday, December 6, and with TV cameras looking in, Pechanga Fire Department firefighters opened the doors to one of their shiny fire trucks to reveal more than $3,000 worth of toys stuffed in there.
BALANCING THE CHAOS – During our weekend getaway to Pechanga Resort Casino, we had the opportunity to sample a few of their fantastic restaurants. Whether you’re in the mood for Italian, Asian or American, Pechanga offers a wide variety of dining options, from fine dining to casual dining to on-the-go fare.
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – Kolk, Schenk and Surakul were all recently promoted to the position of head chef at Pechanga Resort & Casino, after years of putting their leadership skills and kitchen mettle to the test and then edging out their competition in “Top Chef”-like tasting auditions for a demanding panel of food and beverage […]
VALLEY NEWS – There’s a lot more to Bret Michaels than one might guess if they have only been exposed to his wild life as the 1980s Poison frontman. During a phone interview with the multi-platinum selling musician, the winding conversation covered everything from family, to veterans, to his charitable foundation and activities.
Ever wonder what happens to the tons of food waste generated by the mega buffets at your favorite casino resort? The buffet at the Pechanga Resort Casino generates more than four tons a week. In just one day, they’re left with skins from more than 600 avocados, trimmings from 350 heads of lettuce, eight pounds […]
- 6 Southwest Destinations giving Holiday Cheer 21 Nov 2019
The Luxe List named Pechanga Resort Casino as one of Southwest destinations to visit this holiday season here’s why. For the full article click here. Whether you’re planning to get you and yours out and about this holiday season, or are considering travel-oriented experiential gifts for another, I strongly suggest you turn attentions to America’s […]
It has been a stressful couple of months for us. My girlfriends knew that I needed a little “me” time and planned a relaxing weekend getaway at Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula for pure relaxation and a chance to just hang out and let the responsibilities fade away for a few days. AS one […]
- Perfect LA date ideas for absolutely anyone 15 Nov 2019
It’s often said that LA doesn’t have seasons, but the arrival of heat lamps on patios and the ability to wear more than one layer says otherwise: it’s cuffing season, people. Even if your situation doesn’t demand a short-term relationship over the colder months, your dating game could probably use a shot in the arm […]
- Something for everyone at Pechanga Resort Casino 12 Nov 2019
See who refers to Pechanga as a go-to-destination. Here is what Corporate & Incentive Travel has to say about Pechanga Resort Casino. Click here for the full story. With an office in Temecula, California, choosing Pechanga Resort Casino for an annual trade show was an obvious choice for Rosalinda Orozco, HR manager and event planner […]
Spa Pechanga’s recent Hair-a-Thon drew 15 donors from the San Diego and Temecula area who got their hair cut and donated a total of 30 ponytails to recognize two local women, “Cancer Warriors,” Janet Mroz and Kristin Berggren and to mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Mroz and Berggren, clients of Michelle’s Place, a Temecula-based cancer […]
TEMECULA – Tears, wigs and haircuts could be found at Pechanga Resort Casino, Oct. 24, as 30 ponytails were donated and two breast cancer warriors received real-hair wigs during Spa Pechanga’s first ever Hair-a-thon. The Hair-a-thon brought out 15 hair donors eager to chop their long locks for October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Janet Mroz and […]
- Best Resort Casino in Luxury OC Category 11 Nov 2019
LOS ANGELES TIMES – Pechanga just picked up another award, this one from the Luxury OC by Los Angeles Times. Find out what placed Pechanga at the top and above the competition.
- Pechanga Resort Casino 6 Nov 2019
MILITARY PRESS – There’s nothing better than a quick getaway destination with good food, amenities galore, reasonable rates, and a casino. Since I had read about Pechanga’s $300 million expansion last year, I decided to give it a try. Spoiler alert: I wasn’t disappointed.
USA TODAY – If you’re looking for a Southern California resort destination that offers a palette of activities for every taste, consider a visit to the Pechanga Resort Casino. Whether you’re here for exciting gaming, exceptional golf, spa treatments, fun in the sun or a relaxing getaway, you’ll find a wide range of things to do […]
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Fifteen people lost 30 ponytails last week for a good cause at Pechanga. At Spa Pechanga’s first Hair-a-thon event Thursday, Oct. 24, hair stylists trimmed the long locks of those who agreed to donate their hair to make wigs for cancer patients.
CBS SAN DIEGO – This is the seventh year Pechanga Resort Casino has hosted a Hair-A-Thon. Dozens of women and men arrived to donate their hair and in this Zevely Zone, Jeff Zevely came out to the event. Watch his powerful story here.
- What our Family Staycation Taught me 28 Oct 2019
TODAY.COM – We decided to do our family staycation at Pechanga Resort and Casino. Read what mom Desiree Fortin thought about her family trip to Pechanga with her husband and triplets!
KTLA – Want to have the best-carved pumpkin on the block? Chef Krystle Schenk from the Pechanga Buffet shows how on the KTLA morning news. Check out the link.
- Pechanga Chef Shows Expert Pumpkin Carving Tips 22 Oct 2019
KUSI TV – Newly appointed Buffet Chef, Krystle Schenk, shows KUSI viewers the best ways to carve the perfect pumpkin for Halloween. Check it out here.
VARIETY – Pechanga makes the list of luxurious hideaways – read up on what makes us stand out!
- Mane Campaign Makes Wigs for Cancer Patients 21 Oct 2019
NBC SAN DIEGO – The seventh annual Mane Campaign at Pechanga helps create wigs for cancer patients. NBC 7’s Ashley Matthews has more on how you can help.
- Pechanga Resort Casino 21 Oct 2019
TRAVELS WITH HIAN – There’s nothing better than a quick getaway destination with good food, amenities galore, reasonable rates, and a casino. Since I had read about Pechanga’s $300 million expansion last year, I decided to give it a try. Spoiler alert: I wasn’t disappointed.
VALLEY NEWS – Nineteen young ladies and students from four Hemet schools and several of their parents each gave 8-10 inches of hair during the first Spa Pechanga Mane Campaign held at Little Lake Elementary School Wednesday, Oct. 9.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – The professional chefs at Pechanga Resort Casino always have a lot on their plates, but they’re never too busy to pay it forward and mentor the next class of young chefs. Find out why the Pechanga chefs went back to school to teach some lessons in fries.
CBSLA/KCAL – Pechanga Resort Casino is taking on breast cancer with its annual Mane Campaign. In this TV segment, two very special ladies receive a free, real hair wig for the first time. Watch the moment here.
- THE COVE AT PECHANGA RESORT CASINO TO HOST TWILIGHT CANDLE SEND-OFF FOR BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH 7 Oct 2019
SPA INSIDER – On October 24, The Cove at Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula, California will host its second annual Twilight Candle Send-Off—a special event that honors a loved one or someone battling breast cancer. Join us at the Cove!
GREAT TASTE MAGAZINE – Where can you sample dozens of gourmet burgers, loaded fries and vote for your favorites, all for 1 price and to help out a great cause? Battle of the Burgers should be on your calendar for Oct. 19th. Read more about it here in Great Taste Magazine.
BUSTLE – Are wedding cakes out? Pechanga couples are doing things differently. Read up on what Catering Manager Sutisa Spellman has to say about non-traditional desserts!
- Pechanga Casino Resort Bets on Security Robot 25 Sep 2019
TECHNABOB – Hitmakers headline the new concert stage every week at SoCal’s popular Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula wine country. But the five-star getaway’s real star is Buddy, the first autonomous security robot in the country to patrol a casino.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Spa Pechanga offers free haircuts and styles by appointment Monday through Friday from Oct. 1 through Nov. 1 to those who donate at least eight inches of hair. Find out more about how you can donate!
VALLEY NEWS – A man from Murrieta had some scary good luck on Friday the 13th. He won a brand new Mercedes. Another one is available to win at the end of the month.
ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER – The votes have been counted and the results are in! Pechanga Resort Casino has once again earned the top spot as Southern California’s Best Casino according to readers of the Orange County Register. Find out why they like the West Coast’s largest resort/casino so much.
VALLEY NEWS – Tyler Henry, a self-described psychic and host of reality TV show “Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry,” will appear at the Pechanga Resort Casino in October as part of his live tour, “Life Lessons I’ve Learned from the Departed.”
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Pechanga Resort Casino needs to fill 47 jobs for two new restaurants opening at the new Great Oak Marketplace. The September 20 Steak ‘n Shake and Blends Coffee Bar and Jack’s Donuts job fair is from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. The September 23 Blends Coffee Bar and Jack’s Donuts job fair runs […]
- Just Wear the Suit – a Weekend of Inspiration 18 Sep 2019
LIPGLOSS AND CRAYONS – The amazing Pechanga Resort was the perfect setting for what may very well be my absolute favorite girls getaway. They helped me to giveaway a weekend to TWO amazing ladies and their guest of choice.
- Pechanga job fairs looking to fill 47 positions 18 Sep 2019
VALLEY NEWS – The Sept. 20 Steak ‘n Shake and Blends Coffee Bar and Jack’s Donuts job fair is from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Sept. 23 Blends Coffee Bar and Jack’s Donuts job fair runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The job fairs will be held in the Pechanga Grand Ballroom.
- 6 Places Where Summer Lasts All Year Long 13 Sep 2019
FORBES TRAVEL GUIDE – The Cove (a massive 4.5-acre pool complex) is reason enough to book a few days at the property. Expect amenities galore, from a swim-up bar and semi-submerged pool beds to waterslides and ultra-comfortable loungers lining three large pools and five hot tubs.
VACATION IDEA MAGAZINE – Where does one find the best restaurants in Temecula? Three of them are in the same place – Pechanga Resort Casino – according to Vacation Idea Magazine. Check out the link.
GOLFADVISOR – Check out where you can watch your golf ball soar to new heights in this GolfAdvisor article. Hint: Journey at Pechanga is on the list.
- Donate Your Locks at Spa Pechanga’s Hairathon 28 Aug 2019
NBC LOS ANGELES – Give at least eight inches of hair to Hair We Share on October 24, or anytime in the month of October, and enjoy a free cut and style in the process.
SPA INSIDER – As part of its 7th Annual Mane Campaign, Spa Pechanga will host its first-ever Hairathon at Pechanga Resort Casino on October 24 from 9 to 11 a.m. in Temecula, California. The event will take place on the Pechanga Event Lawn and will feature a morning of back-to-back haircuts and fun in hopes […]
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Two alternative rock bands that both put out big albums in 1994, Bush and Live, are on tour together and one of their next Southern California stops is Pechanga Resort Casino.
NORTHSTAR MEETINGS GROUP – A new gaming roundup for groups, including expanded event and dining offerings at Pechanga.
OC REGISTER – The OC Register details the changes that have the Pechanga Food Court sizzling with new offerings.
WELL AND GOOD – The most common thing to do if you’re in any kind of flake predicament is swing by your local drugstore and pick up a bottle of dandruff shampoo, which tend to contain the active ingredients known as selenium sulfide or zinc pyrithone. However, if dandruff shampoos aren’t for you, […]
- Here’s why Southern California’s casinos have become go-to spots for foreign language programming 31 Jul 2019
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Sometimes guests are coming from far distances to catch a show. In addition to traffic coming from the Los Angeles and San Diego metro areas, fans have traveled from as far as San Francisco and even the East Coast to see Pechanga’s foreign language shows.
TRAVEL CHANNEL – See what Pechanga is cooking up for Shark Week, as told by the Travel Channel!
- These 18 Southern California Restaurants are Participating in the James Beard Foundation’s ‘Blended Burger Project’ 26 Jul 2019
PRESS ENTERPRISE – New York-based culinary nonprofit the James Beard Foundation is again holding a contest that has chefs from across the country craft a burger blended with mushrooms for a chance to win $5,000, and several Southern California restaurants are participating.
- Luis Fonsi, Singer Behind ‘Despacito,’ is coming to Southern California and Here’s How to Get Tickets 26 Jul 2019
PRESS ENTERPRISE – If you spent much of summer 2017 singing along with Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee and Justin Bieber every time “Despacito” popped up on someone’s playlist, you should know that Fonsi is coming to several Southern California locations in September.
VALLEY NEWS – One of the most recognizable Angels alumni players ever, Tim Salmon, made a stop by Pechanga Resort Casino Friday, July 19, where the former Major League Baseball outfielder and designated hitter signed items for guests at a special meet-and-greet in the Pechanga Theater.
FORBES TRAVEL GUIDE – Yes, Pechanga is the largest resort-casino on the West Coast. But there’s a multitude of activities guests can enjoy that are sure bets outside of the casino. Forbes Travel Guide checks them out.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – The PE profiles the special Shark Week drink and dessert available from the start of Shark Week through the end of August at Pechanga. Check it out for yourself.
- YOU Can Get Golfing in 10 Minutes. Really! 24 Jul 2019
GOLFSMARTER – Journey at Pechanga golf course Director of Instructor spent some time with the folks at at the podcast GolfSmarter. Check out the episode and find out how you, too, can get golfing in 10 minutes.
LA DAILY NEWS – Pechanga Resort Casino has a new “Shark Week” slot machine in plenty of time for the annual block of Discovery Channel programming of the same name.
- Pechanga Resort Casino Temecula California 8 Jul 2019
CITY STYLE & LIVING – Every inch of this property feels special. Far from being ostentatious, this resort casino is upscale with restraint. A golf course, spa, and pool complex at the palatial resort offer everything for a weekend well spent, and dining options are abundant.
- Security of the Six-Legged Variety 1 Jul 2019
CONVENE MAGAZINE – One resort has made an effort to employ veterans and service animals — in addition to robots — to safeguard its grounds.
CONVENE MAGAZINE – Plant-based patties are all the rage. But for die-hard meat eaters who aren’t ready to join the herd — yet want healthier and more sustainable food choices — there is another option. It’s called the “blended burger,” a meat/mushroom fusion dreamed up by the James Beard Foundation. One entry in this year’s […]
PRESS ENTERPRISE – It was yoga for a cause on June 21 at Pechanga Resort Casino, in celebration of International Yoga Day.
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – When chef Jose Mendoza added a new burger to the menu at the Lobby Bar & Grill at Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula in May, there was more to the move than just giving an old classic a new twist.
- Pechanga Is a Great Staycation for Almost Anyone 17 Jun 2019
2 DADS WITH BAGGAGE – When you have kids in tow, sometimes a resort/casino isn’t the first place you think of for a getaway. Jon from 2 Dads with Baggage tried it, and didn’t just like it. He loved it.
SPA INSIDER – Have you seen the Cove at Pechanga? Here’s why it made Spa Insider’s list of the most beautiful pools around the world.
KUSI – Who will be the chili champ this year?! KUSI dishes on the 11th Annual Microbrew Festival & Chili Cook-off at Pechanga.
- International Yoga Day at Pechanga Resort Casino 14 Jun 2019
CBS SAN DIEGO – Here’s what to expect at next Friday’s (6/21) free International Yoga Day event at Pechanga! And, learn some yoga moves to welcome in the summer.
SAN DIEGO FOOD FINDS – With ingredients including locally raised beef, Cotswold pub cheese, homemade aioli, pickles and Brussels sprout sauerkraut, beef belly pastrami, San Diego-grown microgreens, fresh brioche bun, and Escondido-grown king trumpet and shitake mushrooms, one can tell Chef Jose Mendoza likes community in his food. These components make up Mendoza’s new Psycho-Deli […]
- Inspiring Girls at Pechanga Resort Kore Pro-Am 13 Jun 2019
FORE HER – Three years ago, right out of the blue, Great Oak High School girls’ golf coach Rachel Reif received a call that the KORE Pro-Am at Journey at Pechanga GC– located right across the street from her campus — needed scorers. It didn’t take Reif 30 seconds to not only say yes, but […]
- Bite into something tasty in Temecula 10 Jun 2019
CBS SAN DIEGO – Thirteen chefs will go head to head Saturday, June 15 all to benefit Habitat for Humanity.
CBS LOS ANGELES – Chef Marlene Moore and Jackie Steed with Habitat for Humanity drop by the KCAL9 studio to give a glimpse of what you can expect at the 11th annual Pechanga Microbrew Fest & Chili Cookoff on Saturday, June 15.
- Pechanga Resort Casino Playing Host To Free Yoga and Meditation Series To Benefit Veterans 27 May 2019
The Spa Insider profiles Pechanga’s second International Yoga Day celebration, where free yoga and meditation classes are offered. Read more about it here.
- Native Casino Resort Spas:Winning with Wellness 24 May 2019
MEDIUM – The hotel was huge and exciting, with a Vegas vibe. However their new 25,000-square foot spa is a haven of luxury, wellness and serenity designed for year-round rejuvenation. Read on for a full review of Spa Pechanga!
- Michelle’s Place Expands Cancer Outreach 17 May 2019
PRESS-ENTERPRISE – Columnist Carl Love explores why Michelle’s Place, a cancer resource center in Temecula feels the need for growth, and why Pechanga has “wrapped its arms around them.”
MY BEAUTY BUNNY – “Overall, we had a blast. The spa was amazing, and is perfect for a solo traveler or couple. You can chill or you can party, depending on your mood. A trip to Pechanga would be really fun for a girls’ trip, bachelor/bachelorette weekend, or a multi-couple vacay. It’s kind of like Vegas, […]
- What Will You Be Eating This Memorial Day? 9 May 2019
Dwight Arnold of Radio 945 has the answer to that — the Pechanga Buffet. Why don’t you join him at one of the most sumptuous buffets in the region?
- Mindful Massage 2 May 2019
MASSAGE MAGAZINE – Two Spa Pechanga Massage Therapists dish on how they create mindfulness for their clients during a service.
JOHNNYJET.COM – He’s a travel expert and influencer who travels the world several times over every year. What did he like about his recent stay at Pechanga in Temecula, California? Just about everything. Read on…
KTLA – There’s a high tech new way casinos are lettings customers order drinks on demand – right from a digital menu built into slot machines!
- 7 pool areas to check out at Southern California casinos as the hot summer months approach 25 Apr 2019
OC REGISTER – Want to check out Pechanga’s new 4 1/2 acre pool complex, the Cove? Here’s how.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – More than a dozen Pechanga Resort Casino employees volunteered to pick up garbage and pull weeds in Temecula on Monday, April 22, to mark Earth Day.
- Morgan Evans is coming to Pechanga Resort & Casino for KFROG Cares and he hopes you’ll sing along with him 3 Apr 2019
PRESS-ENTERPRISE – Evans, who recently started his 2019 tour, will make a stop April 10 at the 1,200-seat Pechanga Theater at Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, where he will join fellow country music star Ryan Hurd to headline the 17th annual K-FROG Cares Golf Classic & Concert, an event that raises funds for Loma Linda […]
Pechanga’s latest job fair is Wednesday, April 3 at the Pechanga Summit. There, as this Inland Empire Sports & News story describes, Pechanga hiring managers will be on hand, seeking to fill more than 100 positions in anticipation of the busy spring and summer resort season.
Looking for a new job? Pechanga is looking to fill more than 100 positions as it gears up for the busy spring and summer resort season. Find out about Pechanga’s latest job fair in this Valley News story.
CBS 8 SAN DIEGO – Pechanga Resort & Casino are doing their part in giving back to the local community. The Resort & Casino have programs ranging from empowering women to helping the less fortunate.
CW SAN DIEGO – Pechanga Resort & Casino are doing their part in giving back to the local community. The Resort & Casino have programs ranging from empowering women to helping the less fortunate.
CBS SAN DIEGO – The 11th Annual Chocolate and Wine Festival gets underway on Friday night at Pechanga Resort & Casino. Guests who head to Temecula for the event can sip and savor while sampling a variety of distinguished dishes from the award-winning chefs of Pechanga Resort & Casino. This year’s theme is Around The World, so chefs […]
VALLEY NEWS – Spa Pechanga received a four-star rating in the distinguished Forbes Travel Guide, while Pechanga’s hotel received a Forbes Travel Guide recommended rating. The ratings put Pechanga Resort Casino on the international luxury travel map.
FOX San Diego – The 11th Annual Chocolate Decadence & Pechanga Wine Festival is taking place this weekend. Top pastry chefs are busy creating more than 75,000 different desserts for the event and this year the theme is “around the world,” so expect a big variety of flavors.
- Chocolate Decadence and Pechanga Wine Festival 28 Feb 2019
KUSI – This weekend, people will get to enjoy wine, chocolate treats and gourmet food The Chocolate Decadence & Pechanga Wine Festival. Proceeds for the event benefit Habitat for Humanity Inland Valley.
- Macarons & Wine? Why not. 28 Feb 2019
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – Ever thought of pairing macarons with wine? The sommelier at Pechanga did… and the experiment turned out deliciously successful. Read more from Michele Parente.
KUSI TV SAN DIEGO – Pastry Chef Nicole Burgess & Habitat for Humanity IV’s Tammy Marine take you through what you’ll see and get to taste at the upcoming Chocolate Decadence & Pechanga Wine Fest.
FOX 5 San Diego – Fox 5’s Heather Lake explored what it takes to put on one of the largest wine and chocolate events in all of Southern California. And it all goes to a great cause.
NBC SAN DIEGO – Chocolate and wine aren’t the only decadent items on the menu at this weekend’s Chocolate Decadence & Wine Festival at Pechanga. Did you know there will also be gourmet food inspired by our seven continents?
ORANGE COAST MAGAZINE – One year after a $300 million resort expansion, Pechanga Resort & Casino is a haven you won’t recognize. Read up on some of Orange Coast Magazine’s Pechanga and Temecula favorites.
KTLA – Pechanga’s executive pastry chef gives us an idea of what to expect at the 11th Annual Chocolate Decadence & Wine Festival at Pechanga, which benefits Habitat for Humanity Inland Valley, and home owner recipient Sam Coria tells us his touching story.
Pechanga’s resident copywriter, Brian Robin, wrote this heartwarming story for U.S. Veterans Magazine on Marine Veteran John Tipton and his loyal service dog, Daisy, who are the trailblazers for an innovative Pechanga program of hiring veterans and their service dogs as public safety personnel.
PRESS-ENTERPRISE – Travel around the world and you’ll find that some ingredients are ubiquitous across many different countries. Two of those? Wine and chocolate. That’s an idea that this year’s Chocolate Decadence and Pechanga Wine Festival events at Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula will seize upon when they return on March 1 and 2.
- Pechanga Spa & Hotel Garner Int’l Recognition 22 Feb 2019
NATIVE NEWS – Pechanga Resort Casino’s spa and hotel garnered international attention this week after earning Four Star and Recommended ratings. See the criteria and why Pechanga was selected.
VALLEY NEWS – What weighs 4,400 pounds? A rhino, a giraffe and the amount of food donated to a recent initiative to feed the Inland Empire’s less fortunate after the holidays. Check out the Valley News story.
- Chocolate And Wine Festival Returns To Temecula 22 Feb 2019
KCBS/KCAL – Assistant pastry chef Nicole Burgess sets up a decadent display of chocolates guests can enjoy at the 11th Annual Chocolate Decadence and Wine Festival, benefiting Habitat for Humanity, while Habitat’s Eric Bunge talks about how the annual event helps support the organization.
INDIAN COUNTRY TODAY – Tallies counted and ratings calculated, Spa Pechanga received a Four-Star rating in the distinguished Forbes Travel Guide, while Pechanga’s hotel received a Forbes Travel Guide (FTG) Recommended rating. The ratings put Pechanga Resort Casino on the international luxury travel map.
- Pechanga Resort Teams Veterans With Service Dogs 19 Feb 2019
Meetings Today Magazine is the latest publication to chronicle the heartwarming story of John Tipton and his service dog, Daisy, and Pechanga’s innovative program of hiring veterans and their service dogs as Public Safety Specialists.
- Putting Spare Toilet Paper To Good Use 12 Feb 2019
LODGING MAGAZINE – Have you ever thought about what happens to toilet paper rolls that are only partly depleted once a guest checks out? Pechanga has been donating excess and unused toilet paper to community assistance organizations for the past decade.
- A Bowie Celebration at Pechanga Resort & Casino 11 Feb 2019
NBC 7 SAN DIEGO – A Bowie Celebration: The David Bowie Alumni Tour features key members of Bowie’s band from over the years, and they all converged on Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula for an incredibly special night.
- Security Robots Patrol Pechanga & Twin Arrows 10 Feb 2019
NATIVE BUSINESS – The impetus for the robot—that zips across the Pechanga lobby and even introduces himself to patrons—was extra security, following the Las Vegas shooting on October 1, 2017. Buddy uses bot sensors to navigate a crowd with high-definition video and audio recorders, in addition to thermal imaging.
PRESS-ENTERPRISE – Playing poker and bingo at Pechanga also paid off in January for a local food bank. Poker and bingo players took part in the Restock the Shelves campaign, which netted 4,400 pounds of non-perishable food for the Community Mission of Hope, a Pechanga news release states.
INSIDE EDITION – A businessman allegedly behind a nearly million dollar Super Bowl scam is being held behind bars, thanks to a casino employee that recognized him after seeing him on Inside Edition.
Press-Enterprise – A Georgia man who authorities say failed to provide Super Bowl tickets after accepting hundreds of thousands of dollars from customers — including his mother — was arrested at the Pechanga Resort & Casino near Temecula on Tuesday, Feb. 5, on a fugitive warrant.
ABC 7 – An alleged Super Bowl ticket scammer was arrested at a Southern California casino after allegedly bilking hundreds of thousands of dollars from unsuspecting victims.
CBS LOS ANGELES – An alert Spa Pechanga team member identified the Georgia man accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from several people – including his own mother –for fake Super Bowl tickets.
As the Riverside Press-Enterprise chronicled, Pechanga was one of the go-to places in the Inland Empire to watch the Big Game, with Kelsey’s in its customary role of event host site. But this year, Kelsey’s Loft became another go-to place to watch the Rams and Patriots.
- 5 Unique Casino Destinations 4 Feb 2019
AAA NORTHEAST – Pechanga has made the list of AAA Northeast’s 5 Unique Casino Destinations. See what they like best.
OC REGISTER – Nearly a half-century ago, a little-known classically trained pianist named Mike Garson, making his mark in the early ’70s avant-garde jazz scene in New York, walked into a rehearsal studio in the Bronx and played eight seconds to the intro of “Changes.”
SPA INSIDER – The Spa Insider editor shares details on her Pechanga getaway with us in #SpaDiary. Get some tips and favs from her experience!
SAN DIEGO FOOD FINDS – If an afternoon of sushi, beer and sake tasting sounds enjoyable, don’t delay purchasing tickets to the inaugural Pechanga Sake & Beer Fest. San Diego Food Finds writers know all about it.
SPA INSIDER – Spa Pechanga is offering a special Couple’s Package for Valentine’s Day. Read up on what the deal includes in the Spa Insider!
Pechanga welcomes fans of sushi, sake and international beer to the inaugural Sushi, Sake & Beer Festival, set for Sunday, April 20 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Pechanga Summit. VIP entry at noon. Great Taste Magazine chronicles Pechanga’s latest festival for foodies, which features more than 40 premium sakes. Guests can learn […]
- Bucket List Casinos Around the World 9 Jan 2019
CHEAPISM – See why Pechanga made it on the list of bucket list casinos around the world!
MSN – Pechanga’s wedding expert comments on one of the “in” wedding trends of the season.
Regardless of who meets in the Big Game Sunday, Feb. 3, Gaming Today points out that you should put your Big Game plans in the hands of Pechanga Resort Casino. Kelsey’s — one of the 13 restaurants at the largest casino on the West Coast — is playing host to two different parties that combines […]
- A Weekend in Temecula 7 Jan 2019
ATOD Magazine – The Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians have been a part of Temecula history long before it was deemed a city or California deemed a state. Dating back some 10,000 years, the Pechanga people are an integral part of California innovation, but it was in 2002 when they opened a casino in Temecula that […]
PRESS-ENTERPRISE – Wynonna Judd and her band The Big Noise will now perform at Pechanga Resort and Casino on Feb. 15 after having to reschedule a December date when the singer was ill.
- Spa Profile: Spa Pechanga 27 Dec 2018
SPA INSIDER – Known for its abundant hillside vineyards and golf courses, the city of Temecula is also famous for Pechanga Resort & Casino, an upscale hotel with the largest casino floor on the West Coast. The resort is also home to Spa Pechanga, a 25,000 square-foot spa that offers luxurious treatment rooms and relaxation areas […]
VALLEY NEWS – TEMECULA – Numerous choices for every palate. Eight acclaimed chefs. Zero cleanup and preparation on the diners’ part. It’s the recipe for the perfect holiday feast, and Pechanga Resort Casino provides a setting for every taste, from casual to upscale, from festive to romantic and from traditional to unique.
- At Pechanga, Poker & Ponies Work 19 Dec 2018
It has been more than a year since Pechanga Resort Casino added off-track betting to the second-floor poker facility. And in an era where OTB rooms are closing, Pechanga’s 72-seat, 22-TV OTB room is thriving nicely alongside its 40-table poker room, according to Gaming Today’s Dave Dye, a former sports writer with the Detroit News.
NBC San Diego – The holidays can be a time of over-consumption. Spa Pechanga’s fitness coordinator and wellness coach Mimi Ko discusses how to be physically and mentally healthy this time of year.
- Pechanga Enhanced! 17 Dec 2018
ARIZONA FAIRWAYS – Just a short journey from Phoenix is an exciting resort in the wine country of Temecula, California: Pechanga Resort and Casino
PRESS ENTERPRISE – This Pechanga fire truck carried more than firefighters. It had more than $3,000 worth of toys, ready to be donated to ABC7’s Spark of Love toy drive.
ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER – Pechanga has been approved for the naming rights deal at the San Diego Sports Arena. It’s now called Pechanga Arena San Diego. OC Register has more.
- Top Toast Toppings from Professional Chefs 4 Dec 2018
INSIDER – Move over avocado! These chefs (including the very 1st one mentioned from Pechanga Resort Casino) show toast lovers their favorite toppings for warmed bread.
VALLEY NEWS – Expansion is a good thing, but it does create a whole new series of issues with which to deal. That’s why Pechanga Resort Casino, which recently completed a $300 million expansion, recently hired its first-ever sustainability manager to enhance and implement environmental initiatives.
- A joyful December awaits at Pechanga Theater 2 Dec 2018
UNION-TRIBUNE SAN DIEGO – From rock to pop, jazz to country, comedy and more — a joyful December awaits at Pechanga Resort Casino, 45000 Pechanga Parkway, Temecula.
VALLEY NEWS – Just in time for Thanksgiving, Pechanga packed up 500 turkeys for the area’s less fortunate to enjoy a holiday dinner. Along with that, the food banks received about 1,000 rolls of partially unused toilet paper that were not able to be utilized in hotel rooms. A win-win-win for the food banks, their […]
PARADE.COM – Sometimes you go to a great spa and the snacks they have there are healthy and one of a kind. That’s what Janene Mascarella found at Spa Pechanga and she writes about the spa’s Native American inspired snacks for Parade.com.
KUSI SAN DIEGO- Have you met Buddy and Rudy yet? Pechanga is already equipped with the necessary manpower, 300 security workers and thousands of cameras, but now they’re adding something revolutionary to their team.
JUNKETS AND JAUNTS – Pechanga makes the list of hotels that give back around the world. Learn why!
PRESS ENTERPRISE – 500 turkeys and about 1,000 rolls of partially unused TP were packaged up from Pechanga and given to regional food pantries just in time for Thanksgiving. Find out who it’s going to help.
SECRETS TO LIFE AND GOLF – The Temecula area – long known for its many award-winning wineries, temperate weather and abundant golf opportunities – is less than a two-hour drive from the Los Angeles basin and about an hour from the major airports in San Diego and Ontario. The Pechanga Resort Casino, on an expansive 550 […]
LIFE UNCORKED – If you haven’t tried Umi Sushi & Oyster Bar at Pechanga, now is the perfect reason to do it. They took the 2nd place in the Best Casino Restaurant in the Country category from USA Today’s 10Best.com.
OH SO YUMMY – These professional eaters check out Umi Sushi & Oyster Bar now that it’s been named the #2 casino restaurant in the country. Think they liked what they found… and ate? It’s a sure bet they did.
- Native women raise their voices at all-female film fest to kick off Native American Heritage Month 26 Oct 2018
VALLEY NEWS – Native and indigenous women’s voices through stories, films and art come into focus at the California American Indian and Indigenous Film Festival, Nov. 1-3, at the start of Native American Heritage Month.
VALLEY NEWS – Ever wondered what happens to those half-used rolls of toilet paper from the hotel after check out? Well, an event at one of Project T.O.U.C.H.’s fourplexes used for shared housing, answered that question last week when approximately 2,000 partially unused rolls of toilet paper, as well as tissue boxes, gently used bedding, food […]
INDIAN COUNTRY TODAY – This November, Native and Indigenous women’s voices through stories, films and art will come into focus at the California American Indian and Indigenous Film Festival, a three-day event that takes place November 1-3, the start of Native American Heritage Month.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – When trying to make dollars stretch, any savings is a help. That was the case Friday, Oct. 19, when scores of homeless and low-income residents received rolls of donated toilet paper from the Pechanga Resort & Casino.
- Braids are cut by patients with breast cancer 22 Oct 2018
LA OPINION – For almost three years, 13-year-old Arianna Arroyo avoided going to the beauty salon and let her hair grow until it reached her waist. She decided to cut 23 inches off her hair at Spa Pechanga, which will be used to create wigs later donated to breast cancer patients.
VALLEY NEWS – Pechanga Resort Casino will host a night of rock ‘n’ roll featuring live performances from five bands all in honor of breast cancer awareness month this October. Pechanga’s fifth annual “Rockin’ for the Cure” benefit concert is Saturday, Oct. 20, 5 p.m. in the Pechanga Theater. Doors open 4 p.m. Tickets are only $10 and available to the public.
KUSI SAN DIEGO – All month long, Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula is offering free haircutsand styling to help those with cancer. Lauren Fink with Spa Pechanga came by the studio with a few volunteers to talk about the promotion and demonstrate a few haircuts in person. Learn more here!
PRESS ENTERPRISE – In observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Spa Pechanga is offering free haircuts and styles throughout October to men, women and children willing to donate at least eight inches of their hair.
VALLEY NEWS – The good news has kept coming in in Pechanga. The readers polls awards have been stacking up for the Temeucula resort-casino lately. See which where they place against the competition.
- Lakers Practice Near Temecula (at Pechanga) 9 Oct 2018
PRESS ENTERPRISE – The Los Angeles Lakers basketball team (including LeBron James) came out to Pechanga for an inland practice before their first preseason game. The Press Enterprise was there to see it.
CARD PLAYER MAGAZINE – Several shrewd poker players turned kept their cool long enough during Pechanga’s $200,000 Endless Summer Poker Series in Sept. Card Player shows us who these lucky winners are.
PATCH.com – So Cal Military got some well-earned time on the court with Lakers basketball coaches during a program called Hoops for Troops. This is the 4th year of the program that partners the Lakers, Pechanga and our U.S. service men and women.
- Pechanga Hires Veterans with Service Dogs 4 Oct 2018
ABC San Diego – Pechanga has a new program that hires veterans along with their prescribed service dogs. 10News in San Diego finds out how it works.
ABC 7 LOS ANGELES – Julia Arrocena donated the two ponytails of her locks to Hair U Wear, which turns donated hair into wigs for cancer patients. It was her fourth donation. Spa Pechanga will be running its Mane Campaign until Nov. 2. Anyone interested in donating hair can head to pechanga.com/indulge/spa!
JUNKETS AND JAUNTS – A $285-million renovation has bumped the hotel-room count to 1,090 rooms. Even by Las Vegas standards, this place has heft. It’s 200,000 square feet of gaming space is the most among 10 local-area casinos.
KCAL/KCBS LOS ANGELES – Whitney Tabor with Spa Pechanga stops by the KCAL9 studio with breast cancer survivors Jonie Tsuji and Tina Velasquez to talk about what you can do at Spa Pechanga to support breast cancer awareness month!
Press Enterprise – The Comedy Club at Pechanga Resort & Casino has found a new home above the resort’s casual eatery Kelsey’s.
- Popular Eats At 3 Pechanga Restaurants 26 Sep 2018
SAN DIEGO FOOD FINDS – Big changes are afoot at 3 of Pechanga’s popular restaurants. San Diego Food Finds takes a look at what you can expect.
- Girl Scouts prove their mettle by donating hair 21 Sep 2018
SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) – October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and some Girl Scouts are getting a head start by making a big donation. In this installment of the Zevely Zone, Jeff’s at Pechanga Resort and Casino for Haircuts from the Heart.
- 10 Hotels that Have Robots for Employees 20 Sep 2018
TRAVEL CHANNEL – Check out which hotels (incl. Pechanga) have robots helping out around the resorts.
WORLD CASINO NEWS – Tech is getting better in terms of security at casinos. One of the largest resort-casinos in the country just put robots on the force.
OC Register – Pechanga Resort & Casino has a couple of new high-tech machines, and they aren’t part of the resort’s gaming collection. The Temecula resort added two security robots in July to enhance safety at the property.
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – As the entertainment manager for Pechanga Resort & Casino, Brian Cronenwett strives to satisfy the needs of a diverse audience, booking shows ranging from comedy to pop, country to ’80s rock, MMA bouts to Asian music sensations. Check out a special spotlight on Pechanga’s talented entertainment manager!
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A training program at Pechanga Resort and Casino is helping local veterans with service dogs in San Diego find jobs.
- Pechanga Needs You to Rock the Vote 30 Aug 2018
SAN DIEGO FOOD FINDS – A San Diego food favorite blog shows you why it’s important to get out the vote, NOW!
PARADE – Beauty editor Janene Mascarella knows a thing or two about great spas. Here she shows you why a trip to Spa Pechanga should be in the cards for you.
ABC LOS ANGELES – Wherever they go, John Tipton and his service dog, Daisy, are sure to attract attention and a crowd. Four days a week the duo patrols the grounds of the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula. Watch the story here!
GAMING TODAY – Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula has implemented a new program in which veterans and their service dogs are being utilized for security around California’s largest casino/resort.
- 2 New Chefs Take the Helm at Pechanga 22 Aug 2018
GREAT TASTE MAGAZINE- Great Taste features the 2 new chefs who’ve moved through and up the ranks to take top spots at two of Pechanga’s 13 restaurants. See what’s next for them.
VENGA VALE VAMOS – Whether you’re an L.A. local like me or are visiting the area on vacation, when it comes to choosing nearby escapes, it’s tough to narrow your options down. I’m here to tell you about another destination I nearly overlooked: Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California.
TELEMUNDO – En el norte del condado una iniciativa ayuda a veteranos de guerra que cuentan con el apoyo de un perro para encontrar empleo. Gracias al programa Next Step, el Casino Pechanga ya ha contratado personas con su perro de servicio.
NBC SAN DIEGO – With the help of Next Step, a training program for servicemembers and veterans with service dogs and a pilot career program at Pechanga Resort and Casino, Tipton and Daisy have started working as a six-legged security unit.
- Pechanga Resort Casino’s new expansion completed 15 Aug 2018
CASINO JOURNAL – When Pechanga Resort Casino held its grand opening event in early March to commemorate the completion of a two-year expansion project, it was an evolutionary step that affirmed the long-term vision of its owners, the Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians.
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – After struggling for years with post-traumatic stress disorder, 22-year Marine veteran John Tipton decided three years ago to get a trained service dog. Those years of isolation ended in mid-June, when Tipton and Daisy became the first six-legged safety patrol team at Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula. Over the next […]
VALLEY NEWS – More than 200 local children from families in need spent the morning shopping for $125 worth of back-to-school clothes with Pechanga volunteers at JC Penney’s.
- Wedding Destination: Pechanga Resort and Casino 10 Aug 2018
WEDDING FOR 1000 – Recently, my fiance and I had the opportunity to attend a wedding at the Pechanga Resort and Casino. We had such a lovely time that I couldn’t help but share our visit. Located in Temecula, CA this is an incredibly special place to throw a destination wedding.
- Resort Casino Adds Robots to Security Team 7 Aug 2018
Pechanga Resort Casino is betting on new machines with a payoff of enhanced patron and team member safety. The resort-casino in Temecula, Calif., is using autonomous security robots.
- Seeking Peace of Mind? Robots to the Rescue 7 Aug 2018
The announcement came out of Temecula, CA, where the 1,090-key Pechanga Resort Casino has implemented a tech program designed to enhance guest and employee safety. The property has become the first resort-casino in the country to go all-in with using autonomous security robots.
- Getaway | Pechanga Resort 6 Aug 2018
A Thoughtful Place – Pechanga Resort is just over an hour away in the Temecula Valley and recently underwent a major renovation. We were all very impressed with the new portion of the property. Let me show you around.
- New Amenities at Pechanga Resort Casino 3 Aug 2018
SUCCESSFUL MEETINGS – This growing tribal casino in Temecula, Calif. offers a rural getaway halfway between San Diego and Los Angeles, where vineyard abound and hot air balloons dot the Southern California sky.
- Robots Roaming for Security 31 Jul 2018
LODGING MAGAZINE – Everyone knows casinos have surveillance. But there’s one casino/resort that just became the first in the country to bet on patrolling security robots.
QUEEN BEE LATINA – Are you looking for a family friendly getaway? If so, Pechanga Resort Casino is a great option! Check out some the Camacho family’s Pechanga vacation highlights.
VALLEY NEWS – The K5 autonomous security robot by Knightscope is the casino’s newest member of the Pechanga security team, and it has a name – Buddy. Buddy is one of two units Pechanga has purchased and deployed to patrol the casino property and enhance its overall safety.
- Get Away To Pechanga Resort Casino 24 Jul 2018
From steaks to spa treatments to soaring golf balls to swimming to staying on soft 17, LALAScoop.com has the scoop on completely indulging yourself at the West Coast’s largest resort/casino.
FAMILY REVIEW GUIDE – “I knew they had recently expanded but what I didn’t know was just how glamorous and child friendly this resort really was.” – Melodi Steinberg, Family Review Guide. See what family activities she loved the most during her weekend getaway to Pechanga!
MEETINGS TODAY – Pechanga Resort Casino is located in Temecula, which is 60 miles north east of San Diego and one of Southern California’s largest wine growing regions. I spent the weekend at the property taking in the new amenities thanks to the $300 million expansion that wrapped up earlier this year. Check out Kate’s experience […]
VALLEY NEWS – Pechanga Resort & Casino recently took the many coins from its fountains and put them toward a good cause: The establishment of a food pantry in Lake Elsinore.
- 20 Reasons to Travel This Summer 16 Jul 2018
FORBES TRAVEL GUIDE – It’s a sure bet the editors at Forbes Travel Guide know a thing or two about the best spots to travel to at any time of the year. See where they recommend this season (hint: Pechanga’s in there!)
- Pechanga Resort & Casino Guide for Families 16 Jul 2018
ROCKIN’ MAMA – Pechanga recently underwent an impressive expansion which added 68,000 square feet of meeting and event space, 2 new restaurants, a two-level luxury spa, a 4.5 acre pool complex, and 568 additional rooms and suites. Is Pechanga good for kids and families? Check our our guide!
- August Brings Summer Of Fun To Pechanga 11 Jul 2018
With specials on gaming and entertainment abounding, there are no dog-days of summer at Pechanga Resort Casino, as Temecula Patch chronicles for you here.
NBC-7’s Melissa Adan brings you the story about how two interactive robots provide security for Pechanga Resort Casino.
- Pechanga Deploys Robotic Security Guards 10 Jul 2018
LOS ANGELES TIMES – Pechanga recently became the first resort/casino in the country to hire robot security guards. Reporter Hugo Martin shows you how they can keep the resort safer.
LET’S PLAY OC – “Have you stayed at the Pechanga Resort Casino lately? They have undergone a major $300 million expansion, and it is nice!” Check out Let’s Play OC’s thorough review of their family trip to Pechanga’s new expanded property!
- 37 Perfect Date Ideas for Summer in LA 10 Jul 2018
THRILLIST – Los Angeles summers can be sweltering, which makes them the perfect time of year to turn up the heat on your dating life, too. Pechanga makes the Thrillist list of 37 Perfect Date Ideas for Summer in LA!
Casinos are notoriously one of the most surveilled places you can go, with every inch of the gaming floor and surrounding spaces monitored by a small army of security guards and countless “eye in the sky” cameras. Now, Pechanga Resort & Casino is adding robots to its security detail. The Temecula casino hotel — the largest on […]
The Riverside Press-Enterprise described a novel and can-do approach Pechanga Resort Casino took with the coins thrown in its various water features: creating a food pantry for needy Lake Elsinore families at one elementary school.
- Temecula: The Business Travelers’ Guide 9 Jul 2018
LA BIZ – When you think of where to hold your next company golf tournament or retreat, Gina Hall shows you why Temecula & Pechanga should be top of your list.
- Lifescapes International completes 4.5-acre design for $300 million expansion of the West Coast’s largest casino and resort 1 Jul 2018
TEMECULA – Lifescapes International, the landscape architectural firm responsible for iconic resort and casino landscapes such as the Bellagio and the Red Rock Casino Resort and Spa, has recently completed a landscape design for the $300 million expansion of the Pechanga Resort Casino, which makes it the largest Four-Diamond casino resort on the West Coast.
TEMECULA (CBSLA) — A new security guard at Pechanga Resort has patrons turning heads and doing double takes. When people see “Buddy” on the job, they can’t help it. Buddy is a robot. And he’s moving around the lobby on his own.
- Pechanga’s $300 Million Expansion 27 Jun 2018
TRAVELPULSE – Pechanga Resort Casino has just unveiled its $300 million expansion so it seems high time to check out what it has to offer in summertime fun.
- Make The ‘Journey’ To Pechanga 26 Jun 2018
Wishyouwereheretravels.com lets you in on the secret that Pechanga has taken itself to a new level in terms of amenities, service, and yes — golf.
- Dinner Comes With A Side Of Laughter 26 Jun 2018
Pechanga’s popular Dinner & A Laugh combination adds the new Lobby Bar & Grill to its culinary lineup.
As the San Diego Food Finds Blog suggests, put the barbecue to bed on July 4 and hit The Pechanga Buffet, where nearly 200 items from across the culinary spectrum await to satisfy your hunger.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Call it yoga for a cause. Dozens twisted and turned in the sun Thursday, June 21, at Pechanga Resort Casino for a massive morning yoga class. *Event photos here!*
- Pechanga hosts large-scale yoga event benefiting programs for veterans, cancer survivors 21 Jun 2018
VALLEY NEWS – In honor of International Yoga Day, Pechanga Resort and Casino is hosting a large-scale community yoga event on the resort’s new event lawn, which was added as a part of its recent $300 million expansion.
- Behind The Scenes At Pechanga’s Coolest Spot 20 Jun 2018
How does Pechanga keep its cold foods cold? The Riverside Press-Enterprise’s Stephanie Schulte takes you into the cool world of the Garde Manger.
Hotel Business Magazine takes a detailed look at the lush landscape and exteriors of Pechanga after its just-completed expansion.
TEMECULA PATCH – Pechanga Resort Casino will host a massive yoga event to benefit Give Back Yoga, which coincides with International Yoga Day on June 21. Register at www.pechanga.com!
KUSI TV – Good Morning San Diego talks with Indian Joe Brewing and Chef Hunter Gonzalez about all the fun viewers can have at the 10th annual Pechanga Microbrew Fest & Chili Cookoff.
KUSI SAN DIEGO – Yoga isn’t just for women. In fact, it has profound benefits on men, too! Check out two poses you can do with dad this Father’s Day by Spa Pechanga’s very own yoga instructor, Mimi Ko.
MILITARY OFFICERS ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA – Did you know Pechanga offers great discounts to our country’s active and retired service members? Check it out here.
THE CW SAN DIEGO – The number itself is staggering: 20,000 partially used rolls of toilet paper a year are donated to Bread of Life. Are you wondering how?
A cold beer can be the perfect companion to a spicy, savory or bold chili and that combination is on tap at the 10th annual Pechanga Microbrew Fest & Chili Cook-Off. The event at Pechanga Resort & Casino on Saturday, June 9, gives beer and chili fans the opportunity to taste and sample to their […]
One of spring’s most popular events returns to Pechanga Resort and Casino next week and, this year, Pechanga’s Microbrew, Craft Beer & Chili Cook-off festival brings more craft beers to enjoy, more gourmet chili to savor, plenty of live music and a silent auction for charity. Slated for Saturday, June 9, from 1 to 5 […]
- Uncovering Temecula 29 May 2018
ALONG COMES MARY TRAVEL BLOG – See why coming to Temecula and Pechanga appeals so much to this well-traveled writer.
- Get Away to the Expanded Pechanga Resort Casino 22 May 2018
POST BEAUTY BLOG – The editors of this popular beauty blog found out why Pechanga Resort Casino is worth a summer staycation.
- Pechanga Resort & Casino 21 May 2018
GOLF VACATIONS MAGAZINE – It is certainly no secret that Southern California is home to many outstanding golf courses and resorts – and it could be argued that one could fill an entire season visiting top destinations in this region of the country – and there would still be more to see. But one of the […]
Welcome to our second annual Pechanga Family Vacation Review! Last year we had such a great time at Pechanga in Temecula that we went back again for more fun and to see the upgrades, remodel and expansion! Special thanks to Pechanga for the invite and hosting us for this fun weekend.
IT’S A LOVELY LIFE -Welcome to our second annual Pechanga Family Vacation Review! Last year we had such a great time at Pechanga in Temecula that we went back again for more fun and to see the upgrades, remodel and expansion! Since we were able to experience the upgraded rooms last time I’m sharing what is new and […]
- Pechanga Resort & Casino Review – California 17 May 2018
SARAH SCOOP – “I had the best time visiting Pechanga Resort Casino in California. I was lucky enough to go check out the resort and get the scoop for you. ” – Check out some of Sarah’s best takeaways from her weekend getaway at our newly expanded property.
- Pechanga’s Expansion Impresses 16 May 2018
LUXURYSTNDRD – The editors of Luxury Standard know a thing or 5 about luxury accommodations and resorts. Read how Pechanga measured up.
GREAT TASTE MAGAZINE – The 10th annual Pechanga Microbrew Fest & Chili Cookoff is almost here. Great Taste Magazine has a preview.
RICH ON TECH.TV – “I’ve stayed in lots of hotel rooms – from fancy to basic – and Pechanga impressed.” Check out a family vacation review by KTLA Tech Reoprter Rich DeMuro.
GOLF VACATIONS MAGAZINE – Editors of Golf Vacations Magazine recently stayed, golfed, dined and more at Pechanga Resort Casino’s new $300 million expansion. Here’s what they loved, and what they think you will, too.
- Weekend Getaway to Pechanga Resort and Spa! 14 May 2018
THE COFFEY TALK – Just a short drive from the heart of Los Angeles there’s an amazing resort and spa that gives you the feeling that you are on a luxury vacation! Pechanga Resort Casino is located in Temecula, California and includes a casino and golf course along with its spa, swimming pool and other amenities.
Welcome to the future of slot machines. Now watch out for flying coins. In late February, Pechanga Resort & Casino added the Sphinx 4D video slot game to their casino floors, ushering in the next generation of gaming to the San Diego area.
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – Regardless of where you go to gamble in Southern California, you’ll notice a growing number of Asian visitors. With this month’s unveiling of the new Lobby Bar & Grill, Pechanga now has 13 restaurants, and three of them are dedicated to Asian food.
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – With the completion of its $300 million expansion, Pechanga is now the largest casino resort on the West Coast. What comes with that title is a seemingly endless list of options for what to do at this vast city-within-a-city.
The Cove, Pechanga Resort & Casino’s new pool complex, is open for guests looking to beat the heat.
HUB-LA – Located in Southwestern Riverside County — in the heart of wine country, Pechanga recently opened its newest hotel tower upping the ante and earning the distinction as California’s largest casino hotel.
- Spicy Scene – Pechanga Chili & Microbrew Fest 24 Apr 2018
NBC LOS ANGELES – Time to turn up the heat this summer. Alysia Gray Painter shows you why you should make plans for June 9th at Pechanga!
- 11 Weird Things That Might Give You Glowing Skin 24 Apr 2018
READER’S DIGEST – In Reader’s Digest’s list of things that might give you glowing skin, check out what Rochelle Maribojoc, aesthetician at Spa Pechanga, has to say!
- Cinco de Mayo Meets Kentucky Derby at Pechanga 19 Apr 2018
PATCH.com – What are you doing May 5th? Pechanga offers parties for Cinco de Mayo AND for Kentucky Derby.
- Sample Beer & Chili for Charity at Pechanga 19 Apr 2018
NBC SAN DIEGO – Here’s how you can make plans to sample beer & chili and help charity at the same time!
- Pechanga Resort Casino Review 19 Apr 2018
TRENDING WWW AND W – These expert travel bloggers came to find out what all the buzz around Pechanga Resort Casino was about. Read more here.
- Review of Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula 18 Apr 2018
HAVE NEED WANT – The editors of HAVE NEED WANT style blog took their camera and laptop to Pechanga to see what they saw… they liked, er, loved it all. See for yourself.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – You’ve heard of 3D, but what’s 4D? It’s at a slot machine near you… and specifically at Pechanga. Stephanie Schulte with the Press Enterprise takes a look at this new slot machine tech.
Now, with a sweep of your fingers and drawing a circle in front of the video screen, players can change the new Sphinx 4-D video slot machine at Pechanga Resort & Casino from day to night or reach out and touch floating coins and butterflies while trying to win a jackpot.
- Your Complete Guide To Pechanga Resort & Casino 13 Apr 2018
CBS Los Angeles – Writer Jarone Ashkenazi takes a look at what travelers can expect at the largest resort/casino on the West Coast – Pechanga Resort & Casino
- Gaming Hotspots Around the World 2 Apr 2018
SUCCESSFUL MEETINGS – Pechanga makes it on the list of the top meeting/gaming hotspots around the world! Check out what makes Pechanga group meetings so special.
HAUTE LIVING – This month, Pechanga Resort Casino debuted 568 new rooms, a 4.5 acre pool complex, two new restaurants and a two-level luxury spa with fitness and yoga studios to the tune of $300 million, making this Temecula locale the largest resort/casino on the west coast. Here, take a look at what to expect when you stay at the updated new property.
- Pechanga Resort Casino Expansion Complete 27 Mar 2018
MEETINGS + INCENTIVE TRAVEL – With the unveiling of its $300 million expansion earlier this month, the Pechanga Resort Casino is now the largest resort/casino on the U.S. west coast.
- Pechanga Resort Casino Takes California Bistro To Another Level With Lobby Bar & Grill Sunday Brunch 23 Mar 2018
MENIFEE BUZZ – There are few more satisfying culinary indulgences than the perfect Sunday brunch, and at its newest dining establishment – the Lobby Bar & Grill — Pechanga Resort Casino has fused the Sunday brunch with the California bistro and live musical accompaniment to create the perfect mid-morning/early afternoon dining experience for every palate and […]
READER’S DIGEST – Check out what some of the craziest items Pechanga Lost & Found have received!
INSIDER – Check out what some of the craziest items Pechanga Lost & Found have received!
- 16th Annual K-FROG Cares Golf Classic & Concert 20 Mar 2018
KFRG ONLINE – The 16th Annual K-FROG Cares Golf Classic will be held at Pechanga Resort & Casino on Thursday, April 12th and will benefit Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital. Performers are Chase Rice and Devin Dawson!
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Raitt will perform at Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula on Sunday, March 25, at 7 p.m. Tickets start at $60 and can be purchased at 951-693-1819 or pechanga.com.
- Pechanga Chocolate Decadence Highlights 16 Mar 2018
OH SO YUMMY – Did you miss the 10th annual Pechanga Chocolate Decadence & Wine Festival? Don’t snooze next time. Check out all the amazing treats the bloggers at Oh So Yummy enjoyed there. Proceeds benefited Habitat for Humanity Inland Valley.
- Pechanga Resort Casino Expansion Debuts 12 Mar 2018
CORPORATE & INCENTIVE TRAVEL – The Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians’ official grand opening ribbon-cutting Saturday, March 3 in front of the all-glass enclosed lobby kicked off a stunning weekend of concerts, firework displays and VIP parties that officially opened the Tribe’s $300 million resort expansion.
ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER – Pechanga’s newest dining spot seeks to impress with bold flavors and whimsical presentations as dining critic David Cohen discovered.
OC REGISTER – The luck of the Irish may be on your side after sipping on the shamrock martini offered at the Lobby Bar and Grill, Umi Sushi & Oyster Bar and Kelsey’s. The cocktail features vanilla vodka, Crème de mint and half and half with a chocolate rim. March 15-18. $8.
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – On Friday and Saturday, Pechanga Resort & Casino will hold its 10th annual Chocolate Decadence & Wine Festival and it promises to be the biggest — and chocolatiest — to date. For the first time, the yearly fundraiser will be held at Pechanga Summit, the resort’s brand new, 40,000-square-foot event center.
VALLEY NEWS – The Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians celebrated the official grand opening of Pechanga Resort and Casino’s $300 million resort expansion last week with remarks from tribal and local officials, a ribbon cutting and a performance from legendary rocker Steven Tyler.
- Ancient Land, New Beginnings 7 Mar 2018
PASADENA MAGAZINE – It was just over 15 years ago that Pechanga Casino opened its doors. Spring 2018 will see the opening of a new guest tower and expansive, luxurious pool facility making Pechanga an equally opulent, and far more convenient alternative to Las Vegas.
- Pechanga Resort & Casino celebrates a decade of Chocolate Decadence and Pechanga Wine Festival 6 Mar 2018
PRESS ENTERPRISE – So what if Valentine’s Day has come and gone? Any day is a great day to indulge in wine and chocolate, making the Chocolate Decadence and Pechanga Wine Festival an opportunity to nibble, savor, swirl and sip to your heart’s content. Now in its 10th year, the event will be held in Pechanga Resort […]
SMALL MARKET MEETINGS – The Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians has announced the upcoming completion of its $300 million expansion to the Pechanga Resort and Casino. The expansion includes a new AAA Four Diamond 568-room and suite hotel wing, a 4.5-acre pool complex, two new restaurants and an additional event space.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Under sunny skies and breezy conditions, the water at Pechanga Resort & Casino’s new pool complex sparkled as construction crews put final touches on the 4.5 acre space Friday, March 2. The Cove will now open Monday, March 19, due to recent rains. It’s the final component of Pechanga’s $300 million expansion, which includes a new hotel […]
LA DAILY NEWS – Under sunny skies and breezy conditions, the water at Pechanga Resort & Casino’s new pool complex sparkled as construction crews put final touches on the 4.5 acre space Friday, March 2. The Cove will now open Monday, March 19, due to recent rains. It’s the final component of Pechanga’s $300 million expansion, which includes a new hotel […]
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Pechanga Resort & Casino is in the process of a major expansion and has recently opened a restaurant in the new wing called the Lobby Bar & Grill.
ACES GOLF – This weekend, the tribe will celebrate the opening of its expanded casino and resort that makes it the largest casino in the western United States. The $300 million expansion started three years ago and includes 568 new rooms and suites as well as a new large new spa and pool complex. The resort […]
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Come hungry and, more importantly, thirsty to the new champagne brunch buffet at the Lobby Bar & Grill at Pechanga Resort & Casino. Bottomless mimosas and Bloody Marys will flow every Sunday at the resort’s new eatery in the resort’s recent expansion. Brunch with us!
- Pechanga set to celebrate 10th annual Chocolate Decadence and Wine Festival in new Pechanga Summit 27 Feb 2018
VALLEY NEWS – In its 10th year, the 2018 Chocolate Decadence and Pechanga Wine Festival is expected to be the biggest one yet. With the completion of the resort and casino’s $300 million expansion project, the delicious event will be held in the brand-new, 40,000-square-foot event center called the Pechanga Summit March 9 & 10.
- Jackson Browne elated to perform benefit concerts for Quiltman, his Native American musician friend 23 Feb 2018
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – Jackson Browne and his band will headline both performances at Pechanga, where he’ll perform songs from throughout his career. You can catch him in the Pechanga Theater this weekend!
OH SO YUMMY – Casinos are well known for their extensive buffets. Pechanga Resort & Casino just stepped it up another notch with their Lobster & Seafood Extravaganza on Thursday nights. Happening now!
LUXURY TRAVEL BLOG – The luxury travel industry is booming, with surveys suggesting that travelers are keen to explore more and willing to pay a little extra when indulging on their travel experiences. This growing demand is reflected by a number of exciting new luxury hotel openings across the globe. Pechanga makes the list of 10 […]
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Nothing says Valentine’s Day like chocolate — making the chocolate martini a date night must-have. The sweet cocktail is $8 and available Feb. 12-14 at Kelsey’s, Round Bar and Umi Sushi & Oyster Bar inside Pechanga Resort & Casino.
OC REGISTER – Nothing says Valentine’s Day like chocolate — making the chocolate strawberry margarita a date night must-have. The sweet cocktail is $8 and available Feb. 12-14 at Kelsey’s, Round Bar and Umi Sushi & Oyster Bar inside of Pechanga Resort & Casino.
- Entertaining lite (just in time for spring) 9 Feb 2018
The Sacramento Bee – For those seeking a simple yet impressive entertaining menu, look to some of Lobby Bar’s Chef Jose Mendoza’s favorite springtime menu samplings (Pechanga.com). Mendoza uses several farmers markets and local vendors to purchase homegrown produce for the Lobby Bar’s menu. Hosting a farm-to-table event is the perfect way to celebrate the unique offerings […]
- Pechanga Resort And Casino Offers Guests The Ultimate Spa Experience With Native Botanicals 5 Feb 2018
CBS LOS ANGELES – What to do with all that citrus and acrons?! Watch Spa Pechanga stylist and esthetician Rochelle Maribojoc on KCBS/KCAL talking do-it-yourself beauty treatments inspired by native healing and the elements in our own backyards!
10Best.com/USA TODAY – 10Best’s golf expert travels to Pechanga Resort & Casino’s Journey golf course & finds Native American and ecological preservation
FORBES TRAVEL GUIDE – See where the experts at Forbes Travel Guide recommend you go this month (Hint: It’s Pechanga.)
- Wellness Trends in the U.S. 1 Feb 2018
RECOMMEND MAGAZINE – Wellness travel and spa escapes are more than the buzz words du jour. Spa Pechanga Supervisor, Yoga Instructor and Wellness Coach Mimi Ko explains why wellness is so important and what you can find to help you along your wellness journey here at Pechanga!
VALLEY NEWS – Menifee-raised Fernando Gonzalez will be brawling with Riverside’s Lorenz Larkin in the main event of Bellator 193 in Pechanga’s new event center called the “Pechanga Summit.” Read up on their interview here!
SHAPE – Spa Pechanga stylist Rose Mares is featured in a roundup of the five best bedtime hair hacks that are sure to speed up your morning routine. Check out some ways you can speed up your morning!
- Rock icon Steven Tyler to help celebrate Pechanga Resort & Casino’s expansion completion 24 Jan 2018
Orange County Register – The grand opening of Pechanga Resort & Casino’s completed $300 million expansion will get a dose of rock royalty with a concert by Steven Tyler on Saturday, March 3. In addition to the concert at the resort’s new events center — Pechanga Summit — there will be a ribbon cutting with dignitaries and elected tribal […]
- Rock icon Steven Tyler to help celebrate Pechanga Resort & Casino’s expansion completion 23 Jan 2018
PRESS ENTERPRISE – The grand opening of Pechanga Resort & Casino’s completed $300 million expansion will get a dose of rock royalty with a concert by Steven Tyler on Saturday, March 3. In addition to the concert at the resort’s new events center — Pechanga Summit — there will be a ribbon cutting with dignitaries and elected tribal officials […]
- Get Gorgeous at the Grocery Store 20 Jan 2018
FOX 11 Good Day LA – Did you know that everyday things you find at the grocery store can be turned into beauty regime powerhouses? Lauren Fink & Rochelle Maribojoc from Spa Pechanga show you how. Still not sure? Contact Spa Pechanga.
Monrovia Weekly – The moment I walked into the sparkling lobby of Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, I shifted gears and put myself in relaxation mode. I had escaped the daily grind and was ready for a day and night of luxurious dining, pampering and a little gambling.
- Pechanga RV Resort expansion well worth the wait 14 Jan 2018
DAILY PRESS – We are excited to share the soon to be completed Pechanga RV Resort expansion. The current 168 space Pechanga RV Resort was sold-out with nearly 100 percent occupancy, many weekends throughout the year. The Pechanga Tribe’s $285 million expansion of the entire Resort and Casino made the RV Resort even better. It’s not just […]
- Grilled Peach Salad With Zesty Yogurt Dressing 11 Jan 2018
MEETINGS TODAY – Need a recipe for dinner tonight? Check out Chef Hunter’s grilled peach salad with zesty yogurt dressing recipe!
- A Lesson in Menu Flexibility With Pechanga Resort’s Executive Banquet Chef Hunter Gonzalez 11 Jan 2018
MEETINGS TODAY – Pechanga’s Executive Banquet Chef Hunter Gonzalez is featured as a Top Chef in Meetings Today. See how his team is adapting to the $285 million expansion and what it means to be a chef at a massively evolving property!
SOCAL RESTAURANT SHOW – Happening now, Thursday nights feature the all-you-can enjoy Lobster & Seafood Extravaganza at the Pechanga Buffet. Chef Duane Owen will tell you what to expect…
- DIY Beauty Tips for New Year Reset 2 Jan 2018
NBC SAN DIEGO – Spa Pechanga expert Rochelle offers some native-inspired do-it-yourself beauty tips to reset your beauty regimen for the New Year!
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Pechanga Resort & Casino is holding a job fair Thursday, Jan. 4, for lifeguards, pool attendants, food and drink servers, restaurant managers and more, according to a news release. Interviews will take place 8 a.m. to noon and 3 to 6 p.m. in the resort’s Eagle’s Nest nightclub.
- Pechanga looking to hire nearly 200 more 2 Jan 2018
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – In anticipation of the March opening of its mega pool complex, Pechanga Resort & Casino will launch its next wave of hiring with a job fair Thursday.
- First events for new Pechanga Summit announced 29 Dec 2017
VALLEY NEWS – Pechanga Resort & Casino readies its gleaming new 68,000 square feet of new event space for the public with three major shows in January 2018.
VALLEY NEWS – As seen on “Saturday Night Live” for years and 2004’s hit feature film comedy “Mean Girls,” Tim Meadows will help guests ring in New Year’s Eve 2018 at Pechanga Resort & Casino, Dec. 31.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – What are your New Year’s Eve dinner plans? Keep one of seven Pechanga dining options in mind!
- Pechanga Resort & Casino $285 million expansion opens with 568 more rooms, a new restaurant and more 22 Dec 2017
PRESS ENTERPRISE – After more than a year of construction, Pechanga Resort & Casino opened the doors of its $285 million expansion to the public on Friday afternoon.
- Experts Predict 2018’s Hottest Wedding Trends 21 Dec 2017
EIGHT RAY MUSIC – See what Pechanga’s very own director of catering, Ericka Luna, has to say about 2018 wedding trends!
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Want an edge next time you play poker or bingo? Come to Pechanga Resort & Casino with a few non-perishable food items in hand to donate and they’ll give you some sought-after freebies.
- Pechanga Resort & Casino to host eight New Year’s Eve celebrations at their newly expanded property 19 Dec 2017
VALLEY NEWS – Making plans for New Year’s Eve is simple at Pechanga Resort and Casino, and this year, Pechanga is holding its first New Year’s Eve bash at its newly expanded property.
VALLEY NEWS – Abba’s timeless 1970s hits will come alive again in the United States as the group’s very own tribute concert, Abba Mania, returns stateside. Abba fans can be taken back in time Friday, March 2, inside the Pechanga Theater.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – There’s no need to set traps or dive fathoms deep to catch fresh lobsters and other succulent crustaceans because Pechanga is the latest Southern California casino getting into the seafood buffet game.
PRESS TELEGRAM – It’s going to be a crustacean invasion every Thursday at Pechanga… in a good way! Press Telegram checks out how you can get your fill of whole Maine lobster.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – If you’re the type of person who likes to go out on the town as opposed to staying in on New Year’s Eve, Pechanga has eight NYE celebrations for you to choose from!
- Casinos launch all-you-can-compete lobster wars 15 Dec 2017
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – Pechanga will launch a New England-style lobster and seafood buffet extravaganza on Thursday nights kicking off January 11!
THE DAILY MEAL – Check out our Christmas To-Go and Great Oak Steakhouse dining options for your Christmas meal – let us do your cooking!
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – Check out our Christmas To-Go and Great Oak Steakhouse dining options for your Christmas meal – let us do your cooking!
ACES GOLF – Pechanga Resort & Casino gets ready to open the doors to nearly all of its $285 million expansion areas. Guests can experience it all with valuable Stay & Play golf and spa packages.
- San Diego-area casinos raise the steaks 4 Dec 2017
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – Stately, serene yet grand, The Great Oak is worthy of carrying the name of the 1,800-year-old, 100-foot tree where Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians have gathered for generations. Have you tried Pechanga’s award-winning steakhouse yet?
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – Check out what the Great Oak Steakhouse’s private dining room has to offer for a secluded gathering getaway spot!
- Pechanga set to open new hotel, spa 4 Dec 2017
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – This already super-sized resort is just days away from earning the distinction of being California’s largest casino hotel. With its new hotel tower set for a soft opening on Dec. 22, Pechanga will boast a total of 1,090 rooms. A luxury two-story spa, an event center and the Lobby Bar bistro will also […]
VALLEY NEWS – With Santa Claus, giant trees and gingerbread houses, Pechanga Resort & Casino is pulling out all the stops for its first holiday season in the expanded property. The “new” Pechanga will deck the halls with immaculate holiday decor, Santa sightings and hundreds upon hundreds of gingerbread houses.
OC REGISTER – Brian Setzer Orchestra Christmas Rocks!: The former Stray Cats frontman gives his back catalog and holiday classics the big band treatment with a tour stop at Pechanga on Saturday, Dec. 23.
OC REGISTER – Comedian Sebastian Maniscalco is coming in hot to Pechanga Resort & Casino on Saturday, Dec. 2.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Brian Setzer Orchestra Christmas Rocks!: The former Stray Cats frontman gives his back catalog and holiday classics the big band treatment with a tour stop at Pechanga on Saturday, Dec. 23.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Comedian Sebastian Maniscalco is coming in hot to Pechanga Resort & Casino on Saturday, Dec. 2.
- Chef Hunter Explains Pechanga’s Christmas To Go 29 Nov 2017
KFRG-FM – If Thanksgiving was too much for you, let Pechanga Resort and Casino do the work for Christmas with their Christmas To Go package. Imagine a delicious Christmas dinner with no cooking or cleaning! Sounds like a Christmas miracle, but Pechanga can actually make it happen.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – The Brian Setzer Orchestra’s Christmas Rocks! tour will stop at Pechanga this season. Setzer, who originally rose to fame as the frontman for the Stray Cats, gives his catalog and holiday classics the big band treatment at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 23.
- Theatre Royale and Pechanga Resort and Casino to present Irving Berlin’s ‘White Christmas: the Musical” 28 Nov 2017
VALLEY NEWS – The Theatre Royale presents Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas: the Musical,” Dec. 14-17, at Pechanga Resort & Casino. The show times for “White Christmas: the Musical” are 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, and Friday, Dec. 15, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 17.
KCAL RADIO – Find out how to get tickets to see Adam Sandler, performing LIVE at Pechanga’s new event center – the Pechanga Summit – in January!
- Law enforcement, fire personnel participate in active shooter training at Pechanga Resort & Casino 22 Nov 2017
VALLEY NEWS – Emergency personnel gathered together for a planned active shooter training exercise Wednesday night, Nov. 15, which included members of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, Riverside County Fire Department, the FBI and Pechanga Tribal Rangers, among other agencies at Pechanga.
LA DAILY NEWS – As Pechanga Resort & Casino gets ready to unveil its new $285 million expansion, we got a preview of what’s to come when the resort’s newest additions open at the end of December.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – As Pechanga Resort & Casino gets ready to unveil its new $285 million expansion, we got a preview of what’s to come when the resort’s newest additions open at the end of December.
VALLEY NEWS – Two exclusive movie screenings, question and answer sessions and movie shorts were some of things guests enjoyed Nov. 2-4 at The Theater at Pechanga Resort & Casino for California’s American Indian & Indigenous Film Festival.
EMS WORLD – Pechanga hosted more than 100 police, fire, paramedics, and Pechanga first responders to conduct a major tactical response to a simulated active shooter incident. The November 15th training exercise was the first of its kind held in Riverside County following all CalFire engines being outfitted with tactical response equipment and firefighters going through a […]
PRESS ENTERPRISE – The Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians and city of Temecula are banding together for a holiday marking the end of the fight against Liberty Quarry.
- Pechanga Resort & Casino’s new events center to host Bellator MMA, movie star Adam Sandler 16 Nov 2017
ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER – As part of the new expansion at Pechanga Resort & Casino, the resort has announced the first events at the resort’s new venue, Pechanga Summit. The happenings include Asian singing group Grasshopper Passion on Jan. 20, Bellator MMA on Jan. 26 and Adam Sandler on Jan. 28.
- Pechanga Resort & Casino’s new events center to host Bellator MMA, movie star Adam Sandler 16 Nov 2017
PRESS ENTERPRISE – As part of the new expansion at Pechanga Resort & Casino, the resort has announced the first events at the resort’s new venue, Pechanga Summit. The happenings include Asian singing group Grasshopper Passion on Jan. 20, Bellator MMA on Jan. 26 and Adam Sandler on Jan. 28.
- Tiffany Haddish, the Brian Setzer Orchestra among shows coming to Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula 16 Nov 2017
AXS – With about 40 wineries in the area, Southern California’s Temecula Valley is a wonderland that offers almost unlimited possibility for wine drinkers. But the fun in Temecula doesn’t end when the sun goes down and the tasting rooms close; that’s when the music (and laughs) begin in the theater at Pechanga Resort Casino, the area’s hot […]
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Pechanga has eight dining options for you and your family on Thanksgiving. Check out which restaurants are offering specials and how to order Thanksgiving To-Go!
- Coast visits Pechanga’s rare Great Oak 13 Nov 2017
ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER – On a warm fall morning, Coast’s managing editor Jenn Tanaka visited the Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians’ Great Oak tree. Each month, only 20 people visit this sacred place known as Wi’áaşal.
ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER – Pechanga Resort & Casino offers a Pechanga Buffet meal on Friday, Nov. 10. Veterans and active duty military are invited to enjoy a free lunch or dinner at the all-you-can-eat Pechanga Buffet from 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. Additional guests can get a $3 off discount by showing a Pechanga Rewards Club […]
- Expanding the “Tent” at Pechanga Resort & Casino 10 Nov 2017
SUCCESSFUL MEETINGS – A sneak peek at the $285 million expansion that’s helping make the Temecula Valley a promising southern California meeting destination.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Pechanga Resort & Casino offers a Pechanga Buffet meal on Friday, Nov. 10. Veterans and active duty military are invited to enjoy a free lunch or dinner at the all-you-can-eat Pechanga Buffet from 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. Additional guests can get a $3 off discount by showing a Pechanga Rewards Club card. […]
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Sno-cones, skill games, popcorn machines, and a disc jockey await job applicants at Pechanga Resort & Casino today, Nov. 9, at a hiring event in advance of its $285 million expansion. Pechanga has about 200 positions to fill before its new hotel wing opens for guests in late December.
ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER – Her name is Tiffany Haddish, and it’s a name you likely will be hearing a lot of so get used to it. The stand-up comedian is bringing her unapologetic routine to Pechanga Resort & Casino in February. Tickets for the show go on sale Friday, Nov. 10, at 3 p.m.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Her name is Tiffany Haddish, and it’s a name you likely will be hearing a lot of so get used to it. The stand-up comedian is bringing her unapologetic routine to Pechanga Resort & Casino in February. Tickets for the show go on sale Friday, Nov. 10, at 3 p.m.
LOS ANGELES TIMES – Because Pechanga, by some measures the largest Indian gambling resort in California, will give you that Vegas sensation without requiring a drive into Nevada.
VALLEY NEWS – Little golfers decked out in their costumes went out for an afternoon of free golf, candy and Halloween fun at the Journey golf course Thursday, Oct. 26. Those that enjoyed the experience at the free clinic, plus all other interested parties are encouraged to visit Journey at Pechanga over the next two […]
VALLEY NEWS – With Pechanga Resort & Casino inching ever closer toward the completion of its $285 million expansion, it invited a group of journalists to see what’s in store. From hotel rooms and open space, to retail and dining, the casino will soon have a lot more to offer when it completes its expansion in […]
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Veterans and active military members can fill up at the extensive Pechanga Buffet with a free meal the day before Veterans Day. Diners can enjoy international fare, made-to-order dishes and a large dessert selection featuring pies, tarts, cakes and a custom sundae bar. 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10.
- Great Films: CAIIFF Opens at Pechanga 2 Nov 2017
NBC LOS ANGELES – Starting tonight, one of the largest Native film festivals in the U.S. brings panels and screenings galore to Pechanga during Native American Heritage Month.
GO BANKING RATES – Seven California’s Pechanga Resort and Casino eateries will be open on Thanksgiving. Those restaurants include The Great Oak Steakhouse, Paisano’s Italian, Kelsey’s, Pechanga Cafe, Pechanga Buffet, Journey’s End, and Umi Sushi and Oyster Bar.
ACES MAGAZINE – Nov. 1 through Nov. 11, any junior showing up at Pechanga with a full bag or bucket of Halloween candy will receive a free golf lesson. The candy will go to U.S. troops stationed overseas through the “Operation Gratitude” program.
ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER – Check out the best in Native American cinema at this year’s California’s American Indian & Indigenous Film Festival at Pechanga tomorrow through Saturday, Nov. 2-4.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – The festival returns to Pechanga Resort & Casino, Thursday, Nov. 2, through Saturday, Nov. 4, and due to increased attendance, the entire festival, which is put on by the California Indian Culture & Sovereignty Center at California State University San Marcos, will take place at the resort.
PACIFIC SAN DIEGO – California’s American Indian & Indigenous Film Festival (CAIIFF) serves as a showcase of the best in American Indian and Indigenous film, shorts and documentaries, starting tomorrow, Nov. 2.
KFRG – The 5th Annual California’s American Indian and Indigenous Film Festival is coming to Pechanga Resort & Casino tomorrow through Saturday!
- Journey Golf Coach Appears on Golf Channel 31 Oct 2017
THE GOLF WIRE – Acclaimed golf coach Randy Chang appears on The Golf Channel’s ‘Morning Drive’ morning show. What tips will he teach you?
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – This weekend at Pechanga, check out the 5th annual California’s American Indian & Indigenous Film Festival, kicking off Native American Heritage Month! The line-up is loaded with special screenings, comedy, films and documentaries.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – It’s the weekend before Halloween, so that means it’s time to party! Pechanga is hosting a Halloween Bash tomorrow night, Oct. 28 and will be offering boo-zy drink specials throughout the week. Check out www.pechanga.com for more info!
- Black Magic Cocktail 25 Oct 2017
SALOON BOX – Here’s how to make Black Magic – the eerie cocktail Pechanga Resort & Casino is serving up from October 28 – November 4 at Umi Sushi & Oyster Bar and Kelsey’s. *Spider rings not included*
- Pechanga Resort & Casino to Host 5th Annual California’s American Indian & Indigenous Film Festival 20 Oct 2017
KFRG-FM – Pechanga Resort & Casino will host the 5th Annual California’s American Indian & Indigenous Film Festival, November 2-4. The festival kicks off Native American Heritage Month. For tickets, visit www.pechanga.com!
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Brace yourselves — stand-up comedian Ali Wong is bringing her raunchy act to Pechanga Resort & Casino this Saturday night in two back-to-back shows!
PRESS ENTERPRISE – It’s all about mixing mariachi, pop and ranchera music when Grammy Award-winning entertainer Pepe Aguilar hits the stage at Pechanga Resort & Casino tonight.
- Gaming destinations bet big beyond the casino 10 Oct 2017
MEETINGS TODAY – See where Pechanga’s expansion aligns in the meetings/events realm next to some other iconic casino properties. In December, this will be a hot location to host your event!
KFRG-FM – Erin Zeiring had a great time in the Temecula Valley when staying with us at Pechanga Resort & Casino. Check out her piece to see what some of her favorites were!
VALLEY NEWS – An audience of more than 700 people and a panel of celebrity judges watched some of Southern California’s top executive chefs compete to win over hearts and stomachs for the “People’s Choice” award and the Pinnacle award at the 2017 SoCal Chef Open. Chef Martin Venegas, executive chef at The Great Oak Steakhouse, was […]
VALLEY NEWS – Pechanga hosted a night of rock ‘n’ roll featuring the tunes of six bands in honor of breast cancer awareness month in October. Pechanga held the “Rockin’ for the Cure” benefit concert on Sunday, Oct. 8.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Several hit songs with the word “love” in the title make it pretty certain that Air Supply will bring the love to Pechanga Resort & Casino when the Australian duo performs on Saturday, Oct. 7.
GREAT TASTE MAGAZINE – Competing against seven other professional chefs from across Southern California, Chef Martin Venegas of the signature resort restaurant, The Great Oak Steakhouse, at Pechanga Resort & Casino took home duo awards at the 10th Annual SoCal Chef Open.
- Cut Your Hair for A Good Cause this October 4 Oct 2017
FOX & FRIENDS-FOXNEWS – 5 brave ladies went on national TV to express the need for hair donations. See how you can get a free haircut & style this Oct. Plus how someone you know who’s going through cancer treatment can get a free wig from the American Cancer Society.
TODAY.com – You spend a good amount of money and time on getting a professional blowout. Then in a couple days, it’s flat and lifeless. Today.com got pro input from one of Spa Pechanga’s expert stylists.
VALLEY NEWS – Team Pechanga had nearly 300 team members, and they won the “Largest Team” and the “Top Fundraiser” award for their team contribution of nearly $70,000 in 2016.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – The Lakers warmed up for their game — and warmed the hearts of youths — with a practice stop Saturday, Sept. 30, at Pechanga.
LA SENTINEL – U.S. Military living and stationed in Southern California will be invited to participate in basketball skills clinics with the help of Los Angeles Lakers before three of this year’s preseason games. A special partnership between the Lakers and Pechanga Resort & Casino created the “Hoops for Troops” program in 2015.
CASINO CITY TIMES – Pechanga Resort & Casino was just voted the #1 Best Southern California Casino by readers of the Orange County Register.
TEMECULA PATCH – Firefighters from agencies throughout Riverside County were working Monday to assist hurricane victims in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico, including personnel from the Pechanga Fire Department.
TEMECULA PATCH – Chef Martin Venegas of the signature resort restaurant, The Great Oak Steakhouse at Pechanga Resort & Casino, took home duo awards at this year’s Chef Open.
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – Reporters usually have a good nose for sniffing out the truth, and good deals. Carolina Herrera is one of those reporters. See what she says about Great Oak Steakhouse’s Chateaubriand Sunday special.
VALLEY NEWS – Pechanga has just named Krystle Schenk as the new Garde Manager chef. With the $285 million expansion underway, hiring managers are bringing on 350 new food and beverage team members, causing a shift in management and the need for additional chefs.
VALLEY NEWS – Executive Chef Martin Venegas from the Great Oak Steakhouse at Pechanga wowed celebrity judges and attendees alike at the 10th Annual SoCal Chef Open, winning both the Pinnacle Award and People’s Choice Award.
- Pechanga Resort & Casino Begins Expansion 13 Sep 2017
GREAT TASTE MAGAZINE – The Lobby Bar is a brand new addition to the resort/casino added with the $285 million expansion. There will also be a new Pool Bar & Grille. With these new locations, Pechanga will offer guests 13 dining options beginning in December.
- Temecula: The 10th Annual SOCAL Chef Open at Pechanga was a Delicious Success for the Oak Grove Center 12 Sep 2017
IE SPORTS & NEWS – Chef Martin Venegas from Pechanga’s Great Oak Steakhouse accepted the Pinnacle Top Chef Award from last years winner Chef Ronnel Capacia, as a Pechanga Chef has won the award for the second consecutive year. Chef Venegas made the SoCal Chef Open a clean sweep, capturing the prestigious Peoples Choice Award as well.
GREAT TASTE MAGAZINE – Interested in trying out Chef Sal’s Mascarpone Pumpkin Mousse this season? Here’s the recipe he uses in the Pechanga bakery!
- Get Ready for Fall at Pechanga Resort & Casino 12 Sep 2017
GREAT TASTE MAGAZINE – Pechanga Resort & Casino has gone all out with an array of pumpkin spiced desserts in celebration of fall. The menu will include delicious treats such as Pumpkin Mascarpone Mousse, Pumpkin Macarons and Pumpkin Spiced Lattes.
- The 10th Annual So-Cal Chef Open Benefits Oak Grove Center for Education, Treatment & the Arts 11 Sep 2017
IE SPORTS & NEWS – Chefs from across Southern California will gather at Pechanga Resort & Casino tonight at 5pm to compete in the 10th Annual Open Chef event. The Completion benefits Oak Grove Center for Education, Treatment & the Arts.
VALLEY NEWS – Pechanga gets new chef for opening of new Lobby Bar included with $285 million expansion. Chef Jose Mendoza was previously a chef at the resort/casino’s former Seafood Grotto.
HUFFINGTON POST – It’s after Labor Day but you still want to enjoy the summer weather and so cal life. Where to go? HuffPo contributor Mary Simms has your solution.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Sundays are typically filled with relaxation and gearing up for the week ahead and Pechanga Resort & Casino’s newest dining special is the culinary antidote to ease you into Monday.
- San Diego casino building boom expands again 3 Sep 2017
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – See where Pechanga’s expansion process is holding up against some others in the area. Plus – check out the resort/casino’s new OTB facility.
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – See if Journey at Pechanga lived up to the golf pro’s expectations!
- Disadvantaged children go back to school outfitted by Angels Baseball Foundation and Pechanga 2 Sep 2017
VALLEY NEWS – Nine children experienced a back-to-school shopping spree like no other July 12. Leaders at Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula offered to bring the nine Inland Empire youngsters of various ages to Angel Stadium for the team’s annual Back-to-School Clothing Drive.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Not only is the buffet offering a bounty of culinary delights such as a carving station, fresh seafood, Italian and Asian fare along with Labor Day-inspired eats, there also will be tasty brunch options on Sept. 3 & 4!
PRESS ENTERPRISE/OC REGISTER – Fans of Broadway and television star Idina Menzel will have a chance to tap into their animated spirit animal and let it go when her tour stops by Pechanga Resort & Casino on Friday, Sept. 1.
VALLEY NEWS – Writer Paul Bandong ventured into Pechanga Resort & Casino for his anniversary dinner. Find out why he’ll be back on more special occasions.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Four deserving charities in the Inland Empire received a cash infusion of $100,000 from Pechanga’s annual charity golf tournament. See how it’s helping the community.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Need an idea on a night out to end the week? How about spending Friday evening with dinner and a show? Pechanga has you covered.
NBCNEWS.COM/BETTER – Writer Nicole Aubrey chats with notable chefs about food scraps and why you shouldn’t be so quick to trash them.
ACES GOLF MAGAZINE – The annual Pechanga Charity Golf Tournament grows each year, but one thing remains constant. The money raised, more than $100,000 each year, goes to help four extremely deserving charities and the people they serve in the community.
LOS ANGELES TIMES – Pechanga Resort & Casino gets ready to open its $285 million hotel expansion to the public in late December. If you’re one of the first to stay in the new tower, check out 2 stay & play packages full of great value.
- SoCal Chef Open features top local chefs 22 Aug 2017
VALLEY NEWS – Foodies mark your calendars now for the 2017 SoCal Chef Open Monday, Sept. 11. Now in its 10th year, event goers can expect perfect pairing of chefs, foodies and culinary delights. This year, Great Oak Steakhouse Chef Martin is representing Pechanga!
- How to Easily Reverse Hair Damage 22 Aug 2017
LIVINGLY – Trying to reverse hair damage? Check out some great tips – one even provided by Spa Pechanga!
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Pechanga Resort & Casino will begin taking reservations for its new hotel wing on Aug. 28 and are offering introductory packages Dec. 26 through March 29. Be one of the first to stay in the new hotel wing!
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – The anticipation has been building for nearly two years and now, the time is almost here when guests can begin booking to stay in Pechanga’s new expansion tower. Find out more from Michele Parente and the San Diego Union Tribune.
- In ‘West Side Story’ at Pechanga Resort & Casino, lead actress sees parallels to her life as an immigrant 9 Aug 2017
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Behind-the-scenes with Tamara Rodriguez, the star of West Side Story, playing this Friday and Saturday, August 11 & 12 at Pechanga. For Tamara, playing the lead role of Maria reminds her of the sting of racism that she has felt herself. Check out how her story aligns with this production!
THE PATCH – Interested in working at Pechanga but haven’t been able to make it to one of the previous events? Now’s your chance.
- 10 Labor Day Weekend California Getaways 7 Aug 2017
WEDDING CHICKS – Traveling this Labor Day? Your weekend away can be mellow and upbeat at the same time when you stay at Pechanga Resort & Casino!
VALLEY NEWS – In April, hundreds of teens and families from the city of Murrieta’s three high schools gathered at the Murrieta Mesa High School performing arts theater to receive money for college with funds from the Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians.
VALLEY NEWS – Theatre Royale presents three performances of “West Side Story” Friday and Saturday, Aug. 11-12, at the Pechanga Theater.
- Pechanga Rising 2 Aug 2017
RECOMMEND MAGAZINE – When the entire $285 million expansion project is complete this December, Pechanga Resort & Casino will become the largest resort/casino on the West Coast.
- America’s Sweetest Ice Cream Sandwich Spins 2 Aug 2017
USA TODAY – Inside Pechanga Resort & Casino, Chef Marlene at Caffe Cocoa offers open-faced ice cream sandwiches. The combinations are endless!
- Growth Pattern in Tribal Casinos 2 Aug 2017
CASINO JOURNAL – See where Pechanga’s massive expansion fits into the growth, renovation and expansion of Tribal run casinos!
INDIAN COUNTRY TODAY – Come December, guests at Pechanga will be able to enjoy 13 restaurants, 1,100 rooms and suites, a 4.5-acre pool complex, a luxury spa, tons of event space, a beautiful golf course, and a casino floor that Edith Atwood, president of the Pechanga Development Corporation, claims will be “bigger and better than any on the […]
IE SPORTS & NEWS – 55 foster kids in Riverside County received brand new shoes given to them by Angels Baseball star Matt Shoemaker. The athletic shoes, provided by Shoes that Fit with funds from Pechanga Resort & Casino, allow the deserving children to start the school year off more comfortable and less self-conscious.
WINE ENTHUSIAST – Pechanga makes the list of the top five places to visit in Temecula and the South Coast in Wine Enthusiast Magazine!
- Foster kids receive free athletic shoes 29 Jul 2017
VALLEY NEWS – On July 24 in the Pechanga Theater, 54 foster children from Rancho Damacitas and the Koinonia programs in Temecula received free brand-name athletic shoes from the Shoes That Fit organization and Pechanga.
- Komen Inland Empire recognizes local ‘heroes’ 28 Jul 2017
VALLEY NEWS – Komen Inland Empire held its second annual “Heroes” Mixer at Temecula Creek Inn, July 18, and recognized Team Pechanga for their participation and support over the years.
- Temecula: Where the Sun and the Earth Meet 27 Jul 2017
SURF AND SUNSHINE – This little city that you’ve probably never heard of is very likely So Cal’s best kept secret. Check out what travel journalist Jeana thought about her experience at Pechanga when she visited the Temecula Valley!
PRESS ENTERPRISE – The Frank Sinatra impersonator will perform alongside other entertainers embodying Rod Stewart, Cher and Michael Jackson in “Legends in Concert,” which comes to Pechanga Resort & Casino for the first time tomorrow!
- Finntastic Mojito 26 Jul 2017
CHEERS MAGAZINE – Learn how to make the delicious Finntastic Mojito from Pechanga bartenders in honor of Shark Week!
PRESS ENTERPRISE – They may not be as hair-raising as Michael Phelps “racing” a shark in a pool or as campy as “Sharknado” but the ”Shark Week” themed cocktails at Pechanga Resort and Casino will add some liquid excitement to your life.
CBS LOS ANGELES – Where can you go to escape the big city and not have to spend all day to get there? Jarone Ashkenazi gives you 10 great suggestions, including Temecula and Pechanga.
- MLB Star Is An ‘Angel’ To These 55 Local Foster Kids At Special Pechanga Event: Watch As Matt Shoemaker Makes Their Day! 21 Jul 2017
PATCH – It was a special night for dozens of foster youth in Riverside County on Thursday, as they were each outfitted with a new pair of shoes at Pechanga. What’s more, each pair was handed over by MLB star Matt Shoemaker, pitcher for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
PRESS ENTERPRISE- Angels pitcher Matt Shoemaker was at Pechanga Resort & Casino on Thursday, July 20 handing out brand new athletic shoes to 55 foster children.
- Comback King 20 Jul 2017
OC REGISTER – Donny Osmond of the sibling duo Donny & Marie Osmond is a workaholic. He just finished filming a DVD, wrapped a sold-out UK tour, co-headlined a nine-year-long run in Vegas and, now has plans to perform at Pechanga Resort and Casino on Friday night.
- Pechanga Job Fair: Spa, Golf, Housekeeping, Valet, Bell Desk, Front Desk And Concierge Positions Up For Grabs 20 Jul 2017
PATCH – The latest in a series of Pechanga job fairs for hundreds of positions continued Wednesday, July 19. Plus, find out when the last is planned.
- Easy on the Driver 20 Jul 2017
PALM SPRINGS LIFE – The Journey at Pechanga golf course is the Beauty and the Beast of SoCal golf and, quite frankly, you can’t call yourself a golf aficionado until you’ve played it. The Journey truly takes golfers on a journey, and building comfortability with the grounds’ dramatic tee tests is all part of the fun.
HALOS HEAVEN – On Thursday evening, Angels pitcher Matt Shoemaker gave out sneakers to local foster children, provided by Shoes That Fit with funds from Pechanga Resort & Casino. The 55 foster children most assuredly deserved this special meet and greet.
IE SPORTS & NEWS – Angels fans were invited to meet the Angels’ Matt Shoemaker and J.C. Ramirez at a meet-and-greet on Thursday night. Ramirez and Shoemaker signed autographs and kept the crowd at Pechanga Resort & Casino entertained.
- Angels stars JC Ramirez and Matt Shoemaker head inland to meet fans at Pechanga Resort and Casino 20 Jul 2017
VALLEY NEWS – Angels fans are invited to meet pitcher’s Matt Shoemaker and JC Ramirez at a free meet-and greet on Thursday, July 20 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Pechanga Resort & Casino Theater. Ramirez and Shoemaker will sign one personal item per guest. Signatures are open to the first 500 people.
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – Tonight, the rockin’ sibling-duo Donny & Marie Osmond will take the stage in the Pechanga Theater.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – The new off-track betting area in the Pechanga Poker room will be opening tomorrow, July 19, for the Del Mar opening day. The grand opening is scheduled for August.
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – Veteran singer Kenny Rogers is saying farewell with his Final World Tour: The Gamblers Last Deal, which includes a show this Sunday in the Pechanga Theater.
READER’S DIGEST – Check out Spa Pechanga’s post-pool, summer hair tip featured in Reader’s Digest’s “16 Stylist-Approved Tips for Beautiful, Easy Summer Hair” article! Our spa gals are the best of the best!
PRESS ENTERPRISE – America has been through the desert on a horse with no name, and this Sunday the 1970s rock band will roll into the Pechanga Theater.
- Looking for a Job? Pechanga Resort & Casino Will Host Another Job Fair to Fill Hundreds of Positions 13 Jul 2017
NBC LOS ANGELES – Another job fair will be held in the Eagle’s Nest area of the hotel on July 19 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
TEMECULA PATCH – The job fairs continued at Pechanga Wednesday – and again next week. The casino/resort is heavily staffing ahead of the massive $285 million expansion which is currently underway.
USA TODAY – Pechanga makes the list of the best things to do in Temecula – or is it, Tuscany?
- Pechanga Defends Best U.S. Casino Title 7 Jul 2017
VALLEY NEWS – Pechanga defends title against internationally known casino properties for 2nd time.
VALLEY BUSINESS JOURNAL – Only 1 California Casino Nominated for Best in U.S.
CASINO JOURNAL – Pechanga promotes new GM from within.
- New Addition at Pechanga Includes Deluxe Hookups 30 Jun 2017
PRESS ENTERPRISE – There’s another part of Pechanga going through a big expansion and it include deluxe hookups.
- Next Expansion: Pechanga RV Resort 30 Jun 2017
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – Pechanga recently announced it’s adding to yet another area of its massive resort, the Pechanga RV Resort is growing with its expansion opening this December.
PATCH – Thanks to scholarships totaling $34,000, dozens of local high school students will go to college in the fall with a head start, thanks to Pechanga.
- Pechanga Defends Best U.S. Casino Title 30 Jun 2017
VALLEY NEWS – Pechanga Resort & Casino is once again in the running for the Best U.S. Casino title. They won it the last time USA Today held the contest. Will they do it again?
ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER – The OC Register has scoped out 6 perfect day trips & staycations for you this summer. See what they have to say about Temecula & Pechanga.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Even as it works through the 560 jobs it has posted this month, Pechanga Resort & Casino plans to post more on July 1. The Temecula Valley resort is in the midst of two job fairs and has announced three more dates for job fairs: July 12: For food and beverage positions, July 19: For […]
NBC LOS ANGELES – More than 1,000 people are expected to line up for interviews Thursday and Friday at Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, where hundreds of permanent positions need to be filled. Don’t miss it!
CBS LOS ANGELES – A job fair is underway Thursday and Friday at Pechanga Resort & Casino, which is hiring for hundreds of new positions to staff the resort’s expansion.
ABC LOS ANGELES – If you’re looking for work, head out to Temecula! A huge job fair is set for Thursday and Friday at Pechanga Resort & Casino.
- Pechanga Hiring New Employees 13 Jun 2017
KFRG RADIO – Pechanga’s Talent Acquisition Manager, Janet Borland, talks about what you need to know about the massive job fairs at Pechanga June 15 & 16. You don’t want to miss it!
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Don’t miss Pechanga’s job fairs tomorrow and Thursday, June 15 & 16 in the Pechanga Grand Ballroom! Thursday’s fair will focus on hotel staffing, while Friday’s fair will be dedicated to food and beverage positions. Read more info on the job fairs here.
PUB CLUB – Are you in the mood for Vegas-style fun but don’t want to travel that far? Check out what blogger Kevin Wilkerson thought about Pechanga as a “Vegas away from Vegas!”
VALLEY NEWS – Pechanga Chef Kiyokumi Ikeda, of Umi Sushi & Oyster Bar, beat out 10 other chefs for the 2017 People’s Choice Best Chili Award. More than 1,600 guests attended the 9th annual festival and voted for their favorite chili dish!
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – Writer Michele Parente dishes (no pun!) on the best items to eat and drink at Pechanga’s 9th Annual Microbrew Fest & Chili Cook-Off. Don’t miss it!
- Pechanga names two new department managers 9 Jun 2017
CASINO JOURNAL – Pechanga Resort & Casino welcomes Eric Pendon as its new executive housekeeper and Vito LoVerde as its new environmental services (EVS) director. Both positions are added just in time for the resort/casino’s massive expansion.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Alas, Pechanga’s 9th Annual Microbrew Festival & Chili Cook-Off is here!
OC REGISTER | PRESS ENTERPRISE – Hilarious comedian Tom Segura will be dishin’ out jokes this Sunday, June 11 in the Pechanga Theater. Check him out!
SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE – Check out what Pechanga entertainment has in store for this summer!
KCAL/CBS LA – 2x chili champ Chef Marlene on KCAL/CBS sharing her winning recipe! This weekend, she’ll be going for her third Chili Champ title at the 9th Annual Microbrew Festival & Chili Cook-Off.
PRESS ENTERPRISE – Chef Marlene Moore’s Southern-style chili recipe has won the annual Pechanga Microbrew Festival and Chili Cook-off for the last two years. On Saturday, Chef Marlene will try for a three-peat at the 9th annual festival. Check out her not-so-secret recipe here!
THRILLIST – Pechanga’s 9th Annual Microbrew Festival & Chili Cook-Off makes the list of the top things Angelenos MUST do this week … AND it goes to charity. Check it out!
- Microbrew & Chili Fest: Pechanga Celebration 5 Jun 2017
NBC LA WORTH THE DRIVE- Beer festivals don’t always include such a sizable stretch of breweries, nor do they take place in a hotel-based situation. But this weekend’s 9th Annual Microbrew Festival & Chili Cook-Off rocks both of those important points!
- Top Concerts This Week (June 5-11) 5 Jun 2017
PACIFIC MAGAZINE – The R&B, funk and soul legends return to San Diego and play in the Pechanga Theater TWO nights this Friday and Saturday.
SOCAL RESTAURANT SHOW – Executive Chef at Pechanga, Chef Duane Owen, dishes about next weekend’s 9th annual Microbrew Fest & Chili Cook-Off. Listen here for more info!
KTLA – Watch as Spa Pechanga shows some fun wine-infused spa treatments and Banquet Chef Hunter Gonzalez dishes some of his favorite beer-inspired creations on KTLA! If you plan on attending the Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Fest this weekend, be sure to stop by and say “hello” to our Pechanga team!
K-FROG FM – It’s almost summertime. Time to decide what beer and chili are your favorites at the 9th Annual Pechanga Microbrew & Chili Cookoff. KFROG has a preview with Chef Marlene Moore.