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Orange County - Local Events

Orange County events lay claim to an incredible array of annual festivals and exciting events. Whether you're looking for things to do in Orange County this weekend or looking for things to do in Orange County today, there's always something to do. From the coast to the parks to the diverse inland communities, Orange County's weekly 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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Blue Whale Migration Spring/Summer 2016-$16 Whale Watching Cruise Special

The annual "Giant Blue Whale Migration" brings hundreds of blue whales each spring & summer to the waters off Newport Beach. Over 350 blue whales were viewed last summer 2015. Giant blu...

Newport Beach Wine and Food Festival

  • September 29, 2016 to October 02, 2016
  • Location: Newport Beach Civic Center
  • Address: 100 Civic Center Drive, Newport Beach, California 92660
  • Times: Thursday, Sept. 29 - Sunday, Oct. 2 (various times)
  • Admission: http://www.newportwineandfood.com/tickets/
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
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The Thrid Annual Newport Bech Wine and Food Festival returns to bring the best culinary experinces to Orange County. This four day event provides a host of food and wine events that will delight foo...

Teatro Martini

  • Started September 24, 2015
  • Address: 7600 Beach Blvd., Buena Park, CA 90620
  • Times: Showtimes vary by night
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
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While there are plenty of entertainment venues in SoCal for children and families, there are very few for just grown-ups. Teatro Martini is a new, edgy, fun, interactive experience for grown-ups that...

Ongoing Events

Bodies & Ink

  • September 30, 2016
  • Location: Saddleback College
  • Address: 28000 Marguerite Pkwy, Mission Viejo, CA 92692
  • Times: Friday, September 30, 2016 - 7:30pm Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 7:30pm Friday, October 7, 2016 - 7:30pm Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 7:30pm
  • Admission: $15 general; $10 Students/Faculty/Seniors (presale only)
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BODIES AND INK: CELEBRATING NATIONAL BANNED BOOKS WEEK THROUGH MOVEMENT, THEATRE, AND VISUAL ARTS Guides will lead audiences through the three story LRC (library) building to encounter ten performanc...

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Magic and Wine Tasting with David Minkin

  • Started August 28, 2015
  • Location: M3 Live Anaheim Event Center
  • Address: 2232 South Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, CA 92802
  • Times: Starting: 7:30 PM
  • Admission: $69 with promo code: GUEST
  • Recurrence: (Every Friday)
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SAVE $16 ON TICKETS NOW! Join David Minkin, International Magic Champion, for a unique evening of magic, food, and wine tasting. David starred on the Travel Channel show "Magic Outlaws", a...

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Oktoberfest 2016

  • September 16, 2016 to October 30, 2016
  • Location: The Phoenix Club
  • Address: 1340 S. Sanderson Av., Anaheim, CA 92806
  • Times: Fri 6pm to midnight, Sat 5pm to midnight, Sun Noon to 6pm
  • Admission: Adult $10.00, Under 19 Free
  • Recurrence: (Every Sunday, Friday, Saturday)
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KTOBERFEST 2016! Party like a German at the Phoenix Club in Anaheim, the heart of Orange County. Every weekend Sept 16-Oct 30! Join us at the best Oktoberfest in Orange County. We are located in A...

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

  • September 29, 2016 to October 22, 2016
  • Location: The Gem Theatre
  • Address: 12852 Main Street, Garden Grove, CA 92840
  • Times: Starting: 8:00 PM
  • Admission: $26 / $23 seniors / $18 children 12 yrs and under / $15 Student Rush (Th & Fri ONLY) / $40 Opening - Gala Night (with reception)
  • Recurrence: (Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
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An unjustly exiled barber returns home in 19th century London seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. Revenge leads Todd to Mrs. Lovett, a proprietres...

10-01-2016

Featured Events

Newport Beach Wine and Food Festival

  • September 29, 2016 to October 02, 2016
  • Location: Newport Beach Civic Center
  • Address: 100 Civic Center Drive, Newport Beach, California 92660
  • Times: Thursday, Sept. 29 - Sunday, Oct. 2 (various times)
  • Admission: http://www.newportwineandfood.com/tickets/
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
  • Visit Website

The Thrid Annual Newport Bech Wine and Food Festival returns to bring the best culinary experinces to Orange County. This four day event provides a host of food and wine events that will delight foo...

Rock & Brews

  • Started September 17, 2015
  • Location: Rock & Brews
  • Address: 7777 Beach Blvd., Buena Park, CA 90620
  • Times: Varies by day
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Rock & Brews, co-founded by Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of KISS, features quality American comfort food, one of the area's largest selection of craft and international beers, all in an atmospher...

Teatro Martini

  • Started September 24, 2015
  • Address: 7600 Beach Blvd., Buena Park, CA 90620
  • Times: Showtimes vary by night
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
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While there are plenty of entertainment venues in SoCal for children and families, there are very few for just grown-ups. Teatro Martini is a new, edgy, fun, interactive experience for grown-ups that...

Ongoing Events

48th Annual Costa Mesa Speedway - Harley Night Finals & Sidecar Nationals

  • October 01, 2016
  • Location: Costa Mesa Speedway
  • Address: 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
  • Venue: OC Fair & Event Center
  • Times: From: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Admission: General Admission $20
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The most exciting, colorful and unpredictable live action racing event in the nation. Costa Mesa Speedway has put fans right on top of all the action from the comfort of Arena style grandstand seati...

Ceasefire Live at Chapman University

  • October 01, 2016
  • Location: Chapman University - United States
  • Address: 1 University Drive,, Orange, CA, CA 92866,
  • Times: Starting: 4:00 PM
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Channeling the best of 1980s new wave and 1990s arena rock, Ceasefire have created a buzz based on their electrifying live show, catchy songs, and cool demeanor. Ceasefire's 2014 single, “Wa...

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Certified Farmers Market

  • Started September 05, 2015
  • Address: 7561 Center Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92647
  • Venue: Old World Village
  • Times: From: 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Admission: free
  • Recurrence: (Every Saturday)
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A new Certified Farmers Market has opened in July 2015 and is open now every Saturday from 9am - 2pm. Rain or Shine. The market is located in the charming Old World Village that had been a place for ...

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Certified Farmers Market

  • Started September 19, 2015
  • Address: 7561 Center Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92647
  • Venue: Old World Village
  • Admission: free
  • Recurrence: (Every Saturday)
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A new Certified Farmers Market has opened in July 2015 and now running every Saturday from 9am - 2pm. Rain or Shine. The market is located in the Old World Village, West Parking lot, a place for many...

CityRace Laguna Art Adventure

  • October 01, 2016
  • Address: South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
  • Venue: Main Beach
  • Times: From: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
  • Admission: $40
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CityRace Laguna Beach Art Adventure In CityRace Urban Adventure Hunts, teams of 2 to 4 players solve fun & challenging clues leading them on a 3-hour hunt through one of L.A.'s many diverse neigh...

Live Summer Music Cruise at Dana Wharf

Line up for this summer… Live Music Cruise breezes into town in MAY! Are you ready to party with Dana Wharf!? Cruise aboard the 95-foot Dana Pride which has upper deck seating as well as insid...

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Oktoberfest 2016

  • September 16, 2016 to October 30, 2016
  • Location: The Phoenix Club
  • Address: 1340 S. Sanderson Av., Anaheim, CA 92806
  • Times: Fri 6pm to midnight, Sat 5pm to midnight, Sun Noon to 6pm
  • Admission: Adult $10.00, Under 19 Free
  • Recurrence: (Every Sunday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Visit Website  |  Send Email

KTOBERFEST 2016! Party like a German at the Phoenix Club in Anaheim, the heart of Orange County. Every weekend Sept 16-Oct 30! Join us at the best Oktoberfest in Orange County. We are located in A...

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

  • September 29, 2016 to October 22, 2016
  • Location: The Gem Theatre
  • Address: 12852 Main Street, Garden Grove, CA 92840
  • Times: Starting: 8:00 PM
  • Admission: $26 / $23 seniors / $18 children 12 yrs and under / $15 Student Rush (Th & Fri ONLY) / $40 Opening - Gala Night (with reception)
  • Recurrence: (Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
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An unjustly exiled barber returns home in 19th century London seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. Revenge leads Todd to Mrs. Lovett, a proprietres...

Tater Tots & Beer Festival

Days & Hours Saturday, Session 1: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. | Session 2: 3-6 p.m. Prices - Admission (Per Session) General $40 advance online, $50 day-of VIP (unlimited pours) $75 advance online, $100 da...

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The Red Barn - A Farm to Fork Experience

The Red Barn - A Farm to Fork Experience at Centennial Farm is a new, exclusive, sit-down dining series hosted by the OC Fair & Event Center in the Millennium Barn. Each event will feature a fine ...

10-02-2016

Featured Events

Newport Beach Wine and Food Festival

  • September 29, 2016 to October 02, 2016
  • Location: Newport Beach Civic Center
  • Address: 100 Civic Center Drive, Newport Beach, California 92660
  • Times: Thursday, Sept. 29 - Sunday, Oct. 2 (various times)
  • Admission: http://www.newportwineandfood.com/tickets/
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
  • Visit Website

The Thrid Annual Newport Bech Wine and Food Festival returns to bring the best culinary experinces to Orange County. This four day event provides a host of food and wine events that will delight foo...

Teatro Martini

  • Started September 24, 2015
  • Address: 7600 Beach Blvd., Buena Park, CA 90620
  • Times: Showtimes vary by night
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
  • Visit Website  |  Send Email

While there are plenty of entertainment venues in SoCal for children and families, there are very few for just grown-ups. Teatro Martini is a new, edgy, fun, interactive experience for grown-ups that...

Ongoing Events

  • User submitted image from Oktoberfest 2016

Oktoberfest 2016

  • September 16, 2016 to October 30, 2016
  • Location: The Phoenix Club
  • Address: 1340 S. Sanderson Av., Anaheim, CA 92806
  • Times: Fri 6pm to midnight, Sat 5pm to midnight, Sun Noon to 6pm
  • Admission: Adult $10.00, Under 19 Free
  • Recurrence: (Every Sunday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Visit Website  |  Send Email

KTOBERFEST 2016! Party like a German at the Phoenix Club in Anaheim, the heart of Orange County. Every weekend Sept 16-Oct 30! Join us at the best Oktoberfest in Orange County. We are located in A...

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

  • October 02, 2016 to October 23, 2016
  • Location: The Gem Theatre
  • Address: 12852 Main Street, Garden Grove, CA 92840
  • Times: Starting: 2:00 PM
  • Admission: $26 / $23 seniors / $18 children 12 yrs and under / $15 Student Rush (Th & Fri ONLY) / $40 Opening - Gala Night (with reception)
  • Recurrence: (Every Sunday)
  • Visit Website  |  Send Email

An unjustly exiled barber returns home in 19th century London seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. Revenge leads Todd to Mrs. Lovett, a proprietres...

10-03-2016

Featured Events

Rock & Brews

  • Started September 17, 2015
  • Location: Rock & Brews
  • Address: 7777 Beach Blvd., Buena Park, CA 90620
  • Times: Varies by day
  • Visit Website  |  Send Email

Rock & Brews, co-founded by Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of KISS, features quality American comfort food, one of the area's largest selection of craft and international beers, all in an atmospher...

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