Parks

Prospect Park

Prospect Park is a picturesque park in Redlands next to the famous Kimberly Crest mansion. It includes orange groves, walking trails and an outdoor amphitheater that holds the Redlands Theatre Festival.  

• Cost of admission: Free

• Hours of operation: 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.

• Address: 1399 Prospect Drive, Redlands

• Directions: Head southeast on Interstate 10 East, take exit 81 for Ford Street, turn right onto Ford Street, turn right onto E. Redlands Boulevard, turn left onto E. Highland Ave, turn left onto Prospect Drive.

• Events: Uncommon Plant Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., April 21-22.  

Sylvan Park

Sylvan Park

Sylvan Park is a public park near the University of Redlands that features trails, play equipment, picnic tables and facilities for basketball and baseball.

• Cost of admission: Free

• Hours of operation: 5 a.m. - 10 p.m.

• Address: 601 N University St., Redlands

• Directions: Head southeast on Interstate 10 east, take exit 80 for University Street, turn left onto N. University Street, turn left onto E. Park Avenue.

Caroline Park

Caroline Park is a park and botanical nature garden located in the hills of Redlands. While the park does not have restrooms or playgrounds, it does offer walking trails and a diverse array of trees and plants.

• Cost of admission: Free

• Hours of operation: 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.

• Address: 320 N Poppy Road, Redlands

• Directions: Follow Interstate 10 to Ford Street, take exit 81, continue on Ford Street  Drive to Sunset Drive.

Ford Park

Ford Park is a scenic community park complete with a duck pond, the Redlands Dog Park and lighted tennis courts.

• Cost of admission: Free

• Hours of operation: 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.

• Address: 1151 Roosevelt Road, Redlands

• Directions: Head southeast on Interstate 10 East, take exit 81 for Ford Street, turn right onto Ford Street, turn right onto E. Redlands Boulevard.

Oakmont Park

Oakmont Park

Oakmont Park is a 14.6-acre park with picnic areas and nature trails.

• Cost of admission: Free

• Hours of operation: 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.

• Address: 31212 Sutherland Drive, Redlands

• Directions: Follow Interstate 10 East to Hilltop Drive in Yucaipa, take exit 83, take Alta Vista Drive and South Lane to Sutherland Drive in Redlands.

Smiley Park

Smiley Park is a 9.2 acre park that houses A.K. Smiley Public Library.

• Cost of admission: Free

• Hours of operation: 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.

• Address: 126 S. Eureka St.

• Events: Redlands Festival of Arts, May 24 - 26, 2019

Redlands Dog Park

The Redlands Dog Park is a dog-friendly area located in Ford Park in Redlands. The park has two fields, one for big dogs and one for small dogs.

• Cost of admission: Free

• Hours of operation: 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.

• Address: 955 Parkford Drive, Redlands

• Directions: Directions: Head southeast on Interstate 10 East, take exit 81 for Ford Street, turn right onto Ford Street, turn right onto E. Redlands Boulevard.

Redlands Skatepark

Redlands Skatepark

The Redlands Skatepark is a new skatepark in Redlands.

• Cost of admission: Free

• Hours of operation: 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.

• Address: 126 S. Eureka St.

• Directions: On Interstate 10 East, take exit 79 toward Orange Street, turn right onto Eureka Street.

Ed Hales Park

• Cost of admission: Free

• Hours of operation: N/A

• Address: 5th Street & N. 5th Street, Redlands

• Events: Movies in the Park: “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse,” 6 p.m. Friday, April 19.

Houses

Barton Villa

Barton Villa is a historic house listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is the first fired-brick house built in Redlands and the oldest surviving house in Redlands.

• Cost of admission: Not open to the public

• Hours of operation: Not open to the public.

• Address: 11245 Nevada St., Redlands

• Directions: Head east on Interstate 10, take exit 77C for Tennessee Street, turn right onto Tennessee Street, turn right onto W. State Street, continue onto Citrus Avenue, turn left onto Nevada Street.

Kimberly Crest

Kimberly Crest House and Gardens is a French château-style Victorian mansion located in Redlands, California. The property is a registered California Historical Landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

• Cost of admission: Tour admission is $10 for adults, $8 for students/seniors, $5 for children. Gardens and gift shop are free.

• Hours of operation: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

• Events: Kimberly Crest Summer Soiree 2019: April 24, 2019.

Coffee shops

Olive Avenue Market

Olive Avenue Market is a neighborhood cafe and gourmet kitchen in Redlands.

• Cost of admission: Free

• Hours of operation: 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday - Friday; 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

• Address: 530 W Olive Ave., Redlands.