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Orange County - Local Events

Orange County, California lays claim to an incredible array of annual festivals and exciting events. From the coast to the parks to the diverse inland communities, The OC's signature events are intertwined with culture, music, art, cuisine and the SoCal beach lifestyle.  Locals and visitors alike love to participate in these unique events that make up that quintessential "Forever Summer" experience.

 

 

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2 for 1 TUESDAYS SPORTFISHING

Join us on any Tuesday (all year long) and fish for half price! Valid on 1/2 day and 3/4 day day fishing trips and all whale watching cruises.

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2 Hour Whale Watching Adventure-SAVE 40% OFF Promo Code VISITOC

Delight in the exciting sights and sounds of the magnificent ocean creatures off Dana Point. Known as a landmark for marine life sightings, Dana Wharf's ocean adventure cruises offer rare glimpses int...

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Blue Whale Migration Summer 2014-$16 Whale Watching Cruise Special Newport Beach

  • July 02, 2014 to September 30, 2014
  • Address: 309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Beach, CA 92661
  • Venue: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Times: 10 am, 1 pm, 3:30 pm, & 6 pm
  • Admission: $16 Blue Whale Watcing Cruise Special
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
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The annual "Giant Blue Whale Migration" brings hundreds of blue whales each spring/summer to the waters off Newport Beach. Over 800 whales were viewed last summer (summer 2013). Giant blue ...

Murder Mystery Dinner Show

  • Started April 18, 2014
  • Location: Embassy Suites
  • Address: 1325 East Dyer Rd, Santa Ana, CA 92705
  • Times: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Admission: 59.95+
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
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The Dinner Detective is the largest, award-winning, interactive comedic murder mystery dinner show in the United States. We are now running public and private shows in cities across the country every ...

SUSAN ROBB: WILD TIMES

  • May 03, 2014 to October 12, 2014
  • Location: CSUF Grand Central Art Center
  • Address: 125 N. Broadway, Santa Ana, CA 92835
  • Times: 11:00am-4:00pm
  • Admission: FREE
  • Recurrence: (Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
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Artist Susan Robb‘s Wild Times merges new media, social engagement, and a 2,650 mile hike as an invitation to explore wildness as a geographic ideal and a state of mind. Beginning in mid-April ...

09-03-2014

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2 Hour Whale Watching Adventure-SAVE 40% OFF Promo Code VISITOC

Delight in the exciting sights and sounds of the magnificent ocean creatures off Dana Point. Known as a landmark for marine life sightings, Dana Wharf's ocean adventure cruises offer rare glimpses int...

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Blue Whale Migration Summer 2014-$16 Whale Watching Cruise Special Newport Beach

  • July 02, 2014 to September 30, 2014
  • Address: 309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Beach, CA 92661
  • Venue: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Times: 10 am, 1 pm, 3:30 pm, & 6 pm
  • Admission: $16 Blue Whale Watcing Cruise Special
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
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The annual "Giant Blue Whale Migration" brings hundreds of blue whales each spring/summer to the waters off Newport Beach. Over 800 whales were viewed last summer (summer 2013). Giant blue ...

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Laguna Dance Festival

  • September 03, 2014 to September 14, 2014
  • Address: 606 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
  • Venue: The Laguna Playhouse
  • Times: Various times, please visit website for details.
  • Admission: Prices vary, please visit website for more information.
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
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Celebrating their 10th anniversary, Laguna Dance Festival is dedicated to the development of audience awareness and provides access to all forms of dance through the presentation of dance events from...

Murder Mystery Dinner Show

  • Started April 18, 2014
  • Location: Embassy Suites
  • Address: 1325 East Dyer Rd, Santa Ana, CA 92705
  • Times: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Admission: 59.95+
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
  • Visit Website  |  Send Email

The Dinner Detective is the largest, award-winning, interactive comedic murder mystery dinner show in the United States. We are now running public and private shows in cities across the country every ...

SUSAN ROBB: WILD TIMES

  • May 03, 2014 to October 12, 2014
  • Location: CSUF Grand Central Art Center
  • Address: 125 N. Broadway, Santa Ana, CA 92835
  • Times: 11:00am-4:00pm
  • Admission: FREE
  • Recurrence: (Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Visit Website  |  Send Email

Artist Susan Robb‘s Wild Times merges new media, social engagement, and a 2,650 mile hike as an invitation to explore wildness as a geographic ideal and a state of mind. Beginning in mid-April ...

09-04-2014

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2 Hour Whale Watching Adventure-SAVE 40% OFF Promo Code VISITOC

Delight in the exciting sights and sounds of the magnificent ocean creatures off Dana Point. Known as a landmark for marine life sightings, Dana Wharf's ocean adventure cruises offer rare glimpses int...

Big Band Dancing at The Phoenix Club

  • Started August 21, 2014
  • Location: The Phoenix Club
  • Address: 1340 South Sanderson Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92806
  • Times: Thursdays 6:30pm - 10:30pm
  • Admission: $10.00 per person/$7.00 Club Members/$5.00 Students w/ID
  • Recurrence: (Every Thursday)
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Big Band Dancing is alive and well at The Phoenix Club in Anaheim. Join us every Thursday evening for Big Band Dancing in our Grand Ballroom. Bands change regularly and some nights we even host a si...

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Blue Whale Migration Summer 2014-$16 Whale Watching Cruise Special Newport Beach

  • July 02, 2014 to September 30, 2014
  • Address: 309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Beach, CA 92661
  • Venue: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Times: 10 am, 1 pm, 3:30 pm, & 6 pm
  • Admission: $16 Blue Whale Watcing Cruise Special
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
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The annual "Giant Blue Whale Migration" brings hundreds of blue whales each spring/summer to the waters off Newport Beach. Over 800 whales were viewed last summer (summer 2013). Giant blue ...

First Thursdays Art Walk

  • Started June 06, 2013
  • Recurrence: (Recurring monthly on the 1st Thursday)
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Take a walk on the "art side" when more than 50 participating galleries open their doors from 6 to 9 p.m. on the first Thursday of every month throughout the year. Galleries offer artist rec...

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Laguna Dance Festival

  • September 03, 2014 to September 14, 2014
  • Address: 606 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
  • Venue: The Laguna Playhouse
  • Times: Various times, please visit website for details.
  • Admission: Prices vary, please visit website for more information.
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
  • Visit Website

Celebrating their 10th anniversary, Laguna Dance Festival is dedicated to the development of audience awareness and provides access to all forms of dance through the presentation of dance events from...

Murder Mystery Dinner Show

  • Started April 18, 2014
  • Location: Embassy Suites
  • Address: 1325 East Dyer Rd, Santa Ana, CA 92705
  • Times: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Admission: 59.95+
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
  • Visit Website  |  Send Email

The Dinner Detective is the largest, award-winning, interactive comedic murder mystery dinner show in the United States. We are now running public and private shows in cities across the country every ...

Summer Sights & Sips Cruise

  • June 19, 2014 to September 18, 2014
  • Address: 2431 West Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92663
  • Venue: Hornblower Cruises & Events
  • Times: 5:45 Boarding, 6:15 Embark
  • Admission: $35.00 per person *Tax, service charge and landing fee additional
  • Recurrence: (Every Thursday)
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You know it's summer when the Sunset Series begins! The famous sail boat races have been a popular event for many years and draws hundreds of spectators. Spectators enjoy the Sights and Sips, while ra...

Summer Sights and Sips Cruise

  • June 12, 2014 to September 18, 2014
  • Address: 2431 West Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92663
  • Venue: Hornblower Cruises & Events
  • Times: Board at 5:45pm | Cruises from 6:15- 8:15pm
  • Admission: $35.00 per person *Tax, service charge and landing fee additional
  • Recurrence: (Every Thursday)
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You know it's summer when the Sunset Series begins! The famous sail boat races have been a popular event for many years and draws hundreds of spectators. Get a front row seat to see the Sunset Sailin...

SUSAN ROBB: WILD TIMES

  • May 03, 2014 to October 12, 2014
  • Location: CSUF Grand Central Art Center
  • Address: 125 N. Broadway, Santa Ana, CA 92835
  • Times: 11:00am-4:00pm
  • Admission: FREE
  • Recurrence: (Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Visit Website  |  Send Email

Artist Susan Robb‘s Wild Times merges new media, social engagement, and a 2,650 mile hike as an invitation to explore wildness as a geographic ideal and a state of mind. Beginning in mid-April ...

09-05-2014

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2 Hour Whale Watching Adventure-SAVE 40% OFF Promo Code VISITOC

Delight in the exciting sights and sounds of the magnificent ocean creatures off Dana Point. Known as a landmark for marine life sightings, Dana Wharf's ocean adventure cruises offer rare glimpses int...

  • User submitted image from Blue Whale Migration Summer 2014-$16 Whale Watching Cruise Special Newport Beach

Blue Whale Migration Summer 2014-$16 Whale Watching Cruise Special Newport Beach

  • July 02, 2014 to September 30, 2014
  • Address: 309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Beach, CA 92661
  • Venue: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Times: 10 am, 1 pm, 3:30 pm, & 6 pm
  • Admission: $16 Blue Whale Watcing Cruise Special
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
  • Visit Website  |  Send Email

The annual "Giant Blue Whale Migration" brings hundreds of blue whales each spring/summer to the waters off Newport Beach. Over 800 whales were viewed last summer (summer 2013). Giant blue ...

Fullerton Art Walk

  • Started June 07, 2013
  • Location: Downtown Fullerton
  • Times: Starting: 6:00 PM
  • Admission: Free
  • Recurrence: (Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday)
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On the first Friday of every month from 6 - 9 p.m., enjoy free art events and exhibition openings all within walking distance of each other in historic downtown Fullerton.

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Hope University Art Sale & Fundraiser

  • September 05, 2014
  • Location: Hibbleton Gallery
  • Address: 223 W. Santa Fe Ave., Fullerton, CA 92832
  • Times: 6-10pm
  • Admission: Free
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OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, September 5th, from 6-10pm Fullerton, CA - Hope University announces The Hope U $100 Art Sale and Fundraiser, an exhibition featuring an intriguing collection of more than ...

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Laguna Dance Festival

  • September 03, 2014 to September 14, 2014
  • Address: 606 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
  • Venue: The Laguna Playhouse
  • Times: Various times, please visit website for details.
  • Admission: Prices vary, please visit website for more information.
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
  • Visit Website

Celebrating their 10th anniversary, Laguna Dance Festival is dedicated to the development of audience awareness and provides access to all forms of dance through the presentation of dance events from...

Murder Mystery Dinner Show

  • Started April 18, 2014
  • Location: Embassy Suites
  • Address: 1325 East Dyer Rd, Santa Ana, CA 92705
  • Times: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Admission: 59.95+
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
  • Visit Website  |  Send Email

The Dinner Detective is the largest, award-winning, interactive comedic murder mystery dinner show in the United States. We are now running public and private shows in cities across the country every ...

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