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Orange County's major annual events attract millions of visitors from all over the world.

From world-famous surf competitions to family fairs, from interactive art festivals to global operas and rock concerts in Orange County, The OC is a metropolitan mecca of festivities and fun!

Oktoberfest Orange County, Festival of Whales, A Taste of Greece, Battle of the Paddle, Orange County Fair, Nike Pro, US Open of Surfing, Return of the Swallows, Sawudust Art Festival, Toshiba Classic/PGA Tour, Oktoberfest, OC Marathon, OC Childrens Book Festival - just a taste of the exciting events you can experience in The OC.

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04-22-2018

Featured Events

Gray Whale Migration Off Newport Beach Winter/Spring - $16 Cruise Special

  • December 01, 2017 to April 30, 2018
  • Location: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Address: 309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Beach, CA 92661
  • Venue: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Times: 10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m., 1:00–3:30 p.m., 3:30–6:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $36; Special** $16 Cruise Rate
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$16 Whale Watching Cruise Special.  Click website for special The Gray Whale makes the most spectacular and longest mass migration of any marine mammal. Tens of thousands of gray wha...

Ongoing Events

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Dana Point Fine Arts Association 2018 Spring Art Festival

  • April 21, 2018 to April 22, 2018
  • Location: Dana Point Harbor
  • Address: Dana Point Harbor Dr, Dana Point, CA 92629
  • Times: 9:30-5:00 Saturday & Sunday
  • Admission: free, art available to purchase
  • Recurrence: (Recurring daily)
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Dana Point Fine Arts Association, a nonprofit organization, announces their 1st Annual Dana Point Fine Spring Arts Festival, April 21 – 22. The art show and sale will be from 9:30 AM to 5 PM at ...

Film: JFK (1991)

  • April 22, 2018
  • Address: 2002 North Main St., Santa Ana, CA 92706
  • Venue: Bowers Museum
  • Times: Starting: 12:30 PM
  • Admission: $9 Member or w/paid admission; $12 General
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Directed by Oliver Stone and starring Kevin Costner, don’t miss the Oscar-winning drama that delves beyond the surface of the official story about President John F. Kennedy’s assassination...

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Grapes for Grads® - Laguna’s Largest Annual Wine Tasting Event

  • April 22, 2018
  • Location: Festival of Arts
  • Address: 650 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
  • Times: From: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Admission: $50 (Advanced Purchase)/ $60 (At Door)
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Come and enjoy Laguna's Premier Wine Tasting event - Grapes for Grads®. The annual fundraiser will be held at the Laguna Beach Festival of Arts located at 650 Laguna Canyon Road. This amazin...

04-23-2018

Featured Events

Gray Whale Migration Off Newport Beach Winter/Spring - $16 Cruise Special

  • December 01, 2017 to April 30, 2018
  • Location: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Address: 309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Beach, CA 92661
  • Venue: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Times: 10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m., 1:00–3:30 p.m., 3:30–6:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $36; Special** $16 Cruise Rate
  • Visit Website

$16 Whale Watching Cruise Special.  Click website for special The Gray Whale makes the most spectacular and longest mass migration of any marine mammal. Tens of thousands of gray wha...

Ongoing Events

Farmers Park Market at the historic Anaheim Packing District returns Friday May 6

  • Started May 09, 2016
  • Location: Farmers Park
  • Address: 400 S. Anaheim Blvd., Anaheim, CA, CA 92805
  • Times: 4-8PM
  • Admission: Free
  • Recurrence: (Every Monday, Thursday)
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Farmers Park Market at the historic Anaheim Packing District returns Friday May 6! Farmers Park Market is a fresh Southern California certified farmers' market, which takes place every Friday, from 4:...

04-24-2018

Featured Events

Gray Whale Migration Off Newport Beach Winter/Spring - $16 Cruise Special

  • December 01, 2017 to April 30, 2018
  • Location: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Address: 309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Beach, CA 92661
  • Venue: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Times: 10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m., 1:00–3:30 p.m., 3:30–6:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $36; Special** $16 Cruise Rate
  • Visit Website

$16 Whale Watching Cruise Special.  Click website for special The Gray Whale makes the most spectacular and longest mass migration of any marine mammal. Tens of thousands of gray wha...

04-25-2018

Gray Whale Migration Off Newport Beach Winter/Spring - $16 Cruise Special

  • December 01, 2017 to April 30, 2018
  • Location: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Address: 309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Beach, CA 92661
  • Venue: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Times: 10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m., 1:00–3:30 p.m., 3:30–6:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $36; Special** $16 Cruise Rate
  • Visit Website

$16 Whale Watching Cruise Special.  Click website for special The Gray Whale makes the most spectacular and longest mass migration of any marine mammal. Tens of thousands of gray wha...

Ongoing Events

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John Wayne's Celebrations Cruises aboard Wild Goose

  • April 25, 2018 to June 16, 2018
  • Address: 2431 West Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92663
  • Venue: Hornblower Cruises & Events
  • Times: 6:00 pm, 7:30 pm, 12:00 noon
  • Recurrence: (Every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)

Celebrate the life and legend of John Wayne aboard his former yacht, Wild Goose, for a dining cruise with Madame Tussauds Hollywood famous John Wayne wax figure in full Western attire. Snap a shot an...

04-26-2018

Featured Events

Gray Whale Migration Off Newport Beach Winter/Spring - $16 Cruise Special

  • December 01, 2017 to April 30, 2018
  • Location: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Address: 309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Beach, CA 92661
  • Venue: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Times: 10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m., 1:00–3:30 p.m., 3:30–6:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $36; Special** $16 Cruise Rate
  • Visit Website

$16 Whale Watching Cruise Special.  Click website for special The Gray Whale makes the most spectacular and longest mass migration of any marine mammal. Tens of thousands of gray wha...

Ongoing Events

Farmers Park Market at the historic Anaheim Packing District returns Friday May 6

  • Started May 09, 2016
  • Location: Farmers Park
  • Address: 400 S. Anaheim Blvd., Anaheim, CA, CA 92805
  • Times: 4-8PM
  • Admission: Free
  • Recurrence: (Every Monday, Thursday)
  • Visit Website

Farmers Park Market at the historic Anaheim Packing District returns Friday May 6! Farmers Park Market is a fresh Southern California certified farmers' market, which takes place every Friday, from 4:...

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John Wayne's Celebrations Cruises aboard Wild Goose

  • April 25, 2018 to June 16, 2018
  • Address: 2431 West Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92663
  • Venue: Hornblower Cruises & Events
  • Times: 6:00 pm, 7:30 pm, 12:00 noon
  • Recurrence: (Every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)

Celebrate the life and legend of John Wayne aboard his former yacht, Wild Goose, for a dining cruise with Madame Tussauds Hollywood famous John Wayne wax figure in full Western attire. Snap a shot an...

TIMELESS MELODIES: BROADWAY IN THE 40S

  • April 26, 2018
  • Address: 2002 North Main St., Santa Ana, CA 92706
  • Venue: Bowers Museum
  • Times: Starting: 1:30 PM
  • Admission: $9 Member or w/paid admission; $12 General
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Presented by Larry Maurer, historian of the Timeless Melodies Foundation for Education, Inc. In Timeless Melodies newest course, join Larry Maurer for a year-by-year review of the decade that propell...

04-27-2018

Featured Events

Gray Whale Migration Off Newport Beach Winter/Spring - $16 Cruise Special

  • December 01, 2017 to April 30, 2018
  • Location: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Address: 309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Beach, CA 92661
  • Venue: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Times: 10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m., 1:00–3:30 p.m., 3:30–6:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $36; Special** $16 Cruise Rate
  • Visit Website

$16 Whale Watching Cruise Special.  Click website for special The Gray Whale makes the most spectacular and longest mass migration of any marine mammal. Tens of thousands of gray wha...

Ongoing Events

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John Wayne's Celebrations Cruises aboard Wild Goose

  • April 25, 2018 to June 16, 2018
  • Address: 2431 West Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92663
  • Venue: Hornblower Cruises & Events
  • Times: 6:00 pm, 7:30 pm, 12:00 noon
  • Recurrence: (Every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)

Celebrate the life and legend of John Wayne aboard his former yacht, Wild Goose, for a dining cruise with Madame Tussauds Hollywood famous John Wayne wax figure in full Western attire. Snap a shot an...

04-28-2018

Featured Events

Gray Whale Migration Off Newport Beach Winter/Spring - $16 Cruise Special

  • December 01, 2017 to April 30, 2018
  • Location: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Address: 309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Beach, CA 92661
  • Venue: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Times: 10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m., 1:00–3:30 p.m., 3:30–6:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $36; Special** $16 Cruise Rate
  • Visit Website

$16 Whale Watching Cruise Special.  Click website for special The Gray Whale makes the most spectacular and longest mass migration of any marine mammal. Tens of thousands of gray wha...

Ongoing Events

24TH ANNUAL ART OF ADORNING BEAD BAZAAR

  • April 28, 2018
  • Address: 2002 North Main St., Santa Ana, CA 92706
  • Venue: Bowers Museum
  • Times: From: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Admission: Free does not include museum admission
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With 75+ premier artisan vendors, there will be a wide selection of handcrafted jewelry, beads and bead-related items for sale. Bring a friend and come shop! Sponsored by the Bead Society of OC, an a...

ACES Hot Rod Resurrection Car Show at Old World

Come join us for the ACES Hot Rod Resurrection Car Show. Nothing says Spring time like a car show on a beautiful day! This event is open to pre ‘65 traditional hot rods, customs & vintage/...

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John Wayne's Celebrations Cruises aboard Wild Goose

  • April 25, 2018 to June 16, 2018
  • Address: 2431 West Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92663
  • Venue: Hornblower Cruises & Events
  • Times: 6:00 pm, 7:30 pm, 12:00 noon
  • Recurrence: (Every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)

Celebrate the life and legend of John Wayne aboard his former yacht, Wild Goose, for a dining cruise with Madame Tussauds Hollywood famous John Wayne wax figure in full Western attire. Snap a shot an...

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OC STEAM Fest

Families are invited to learn, discover, and play at Irvine Public Schools Foundation’s OC STEAM Fest, in partnership with EON Reality, on Saturday, April 28. Enjoy a fun-filled day of games a...

04-29-2018

Featured Events

Gray Whale Migration Off Newport Beach Winter/Spring - $16 Cruise Special

  • December 01, 2017 to April 30, 2018
  • Location: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Address: 309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Beach, CA 92661
  • Venue: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Times: 10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m., 1:00–3:30 p.m., 3:30–6:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $36; Special** $16 Cruise Rate
  • Visit Website

$16 Whale Watching Cruise Special.  Click website for special The Gray Whale makes the most spectacular and longest mass migration of any marine mammal. Tens of thousands of gray wha...

Ongoing Events

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Annual Earth Day Celebration

  • April 29, 2018
  • Location: Clubhouse 5, Laguna Woods
  • Address: 24262 Punta Alta, Laguna Woods, Laguna Hills, CA 92637
  • Times: From: 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Admission: Free
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?“Annual Earth Day Celebration” Our Earth, the planet we live on and home to more than 7.5 billion and countless other animals and plants. Mother Earth has given us tremendous resources...

Barks of Love Bark Bash 2018

  • April 29, 2018
  • Address: 3101 West Harvard Street, Santa Ana, CA 92704
  • Venue: Heritage Museum
  • Times: From: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Admission: Adults $10, Kids $5
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Barks of Love is hosting their 2nd Annual Bark Bash fundraiser on Sunday, April 29 at the Orange County Heritage Museum. Join us for a fun day with 30+ vendors, Food Trucks, Dog Adoptions, Guided Natu...

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John Wayne's Celebrations Cruises aboard Wild Goose

  • April 25, 2018 to June 16, 2018
  • Address: 2431 West Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92663
  • Venue: Hornblower Cruises & Events
  • Times: 6:00 pm, 7:30 pm, 12:00 noon
  • Recurrence: (Every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)

Celebrate the life and legend of John Wayne aboard his former yacht, Wild Goose, for a dining cruise with Madame Tussauds Hollywood famous John Wayne wax figure in full Western attire. Snap a shot an...

04-30-2018

Featured Events

Gray Whale Migration Off Newport Beach Winter/Spring - $16 Cruise Special

  • December 01, 2017 to April 30, 2018
  • Location: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Address: 309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Beach, CA 92661
  • Venue: Newport Landing Whale Watching
  • Times: 10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m., 1:00–3:30 p.m., 3:30–6:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $36; Special** $16 Cruise Rate
  • Visit Website

$16 Whale Watching Cruise Special.  Click website for special The Gray Whale makes the most spectacular and longest mass migration of any marine mammal. Tens of thousands of gray wha...

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