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Garden Grove - Orange County

Welcome to Garden Grove!

Located in Orange County, California, the City of Garden Grove is a friendly, spirited and balanced community rich in diversity -- a city with a view to the future.  Conveniently located less than one mile from Disneyland, seven miles from Knott's Berry Farm, nine miles from local beaches, and 10 miles from John Wayne Airport.

Garden Grove is a vibrantly progressive and culturally diverse city, home to four annual cultural festivals that celebrate the Vietnamese, Korean, Arabic, and American heritage.  Many of the cultural arts events and festivals take place at the Village Green, located at Stanford Avenue and Main Street. Garden Grove is host to many special celebrations at the Village Green which reflect the diversity, vitality and richness of the community.

Garden Grove's Strawberry Festival, celebrating 50 years, is the largest community-based Memorial Day event in the western United States.

Both located on Main Street, The Gem Theater and the Festival Amphitheater have been home to outdoor Shakespeare works, musicals, and dramatic plays for decades.

Be sure to check out the calendar of events, park information, and other recreational activities.


Garden Grove is home to the highest number of churches and places of worship per capita in California, including the world-famous Crystal Cathedral. With safe streets, warm, sunny weather year-round, and religious and cultural diversity, it's no wonder that residents consider Garden Grove a great place to call home.