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Cove Gallery Laguna Beach Art Walk
The Cove Gallery in Laguna Beach is a participating Laguna Beach Art Walk Gallery. C...more
Jul 16 2018
Blue Whale Migration Summer/Fall 2018-$16 Cruise Special
Enjoy $16 whale-watching cruise special. The annual "Giant Blue Whale Mig...more
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Orange County - Fun for Kids

Orange County, California is as kid-friendly as a destination can get!  Attractions like Disneyland and Knott's Berry Farm (home of Camp Snoopy) top the list, of course.  Plus endless beach activities like kayaking and other water sports and park recreational fun can occupy much of your trip. Add to that water parks, skate parks, interactive museums and discovery centers, go-kart racing, bowling alleys, ice skating & roller skating in Orange County! There's also shopping malls , kids concerts and shows and much, much more - and you've got yourself a fantastic family getaway!

Beyond amusement parks and beaches, Orange County offers lots of fun-filled experiences for children and their families. Check out our "Best Of The OC" section for the Best Places to Find Great Experiences For Kids!

Looking for even more fun?  See below for links to more kid-friendly OC itineraries and additional insider suggestions on things to do for the whole family!

Anaheim Family Fun 
Buena Park Family Fun
Costa Mesa Family Fun
Dana Point Kids Events
Huntington Beach Kids Activities
Irvine Kid-Friendly Things To Do
Laguna Beach Family Itinerary
Newport Beach Family Itinerary
San Juan Capistrano Kids Activities

 

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OC Fair & Event Center

  • 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
  • (714) 708-1500
  • Region: Costa Mesa

Shortly after Orange County was created in 1889, the Orange County Community Fair Corporation was formed. This group put on a small fair in 1890 that included a horse race and a few exhibits in Santa ... more

Orange County Great Park

  • Sand Canyon & Marine Drive, Irvine, CA 92869
  • 949-724-6574
  • Region: Irvine

Hundreds of thousands of visitors from all over Southern California enjoy the Orange County Great Park’s current array of recreational and educational opportunities, including views from the iconic ... more

Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament

  • 7662 Beach Blvd., Buena Park, CA 90620
  • 1-888-We-Joust  |  (800) 899-6699  |  Fax: (714) 670-2721

Metro Pointe South Coast

  • 901 S Coast Dr, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
  • (714) 481-5009

Mission San Juan Capistrano

  • 2680l Ortega Hwy., San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
  • (949) 234-1300

Muckenthaler Cultural Center

  • 1201 W. Malvern Ave, Fullerton, CA 92853
  • (714) 738-6595

Musical Theatre Village

  • 36-C Mauchly, Irvine, CA 92618
  • 949 753 1996

Newport Landing Whale Watching

  • 309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Beach, CA 92661
  • (949) 675-0551

Ocean Institute

  • 24200 Dana Point Harbor Drive, Dana Point, CA 92629
  • (949) 496-2274

Old World Village

  • 7561 Center Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92647
  • (714) 898-3033
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