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The OC Spotlight
Events in The OCmore
Oct 28 2016
Dana Wharf Kids Halloween Boo Cruise
Join us for a haunted 20 minute harbor cruise! Wear your favorite costume! Trips leav...more
Nov 3 2016
Cove Gallery Laguna Beach Art Walk
The Cove Gallery in Laguna Beach is a participating Laguna Beach Art Walk Gallery. C...more
Nov 3 2016
Día de la Tequila! / Thirsty Thursdays
This Day of the Dead Celebration will feature tequila tasting, art-making, viewing of...more
Nov 24 2016
Thanksgiving Day Cruises
Let Hornblower do all the work while you relax and enjoy being with your friends an...more
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The Orange County Zoo is located inside beautiful Irvine Regional Park in the City of Orange. The Zoo is nestled among the majestic 477 acre wilderness park.

The Zoo's focus is on animals and plants native to the southwestern United States. Animals on exhibit include black bears, mountain lions, bald eagle, island foxes, ocelot, red-tailed hawk, great horned owls, porcupine, coyotes, turkey vultures, coati and more. The zoo also features a barnyard with domestic goats, jacob sheep, pot-bellied pigs, doves and pheasants.

Admission to the OC Zoo is only $2.00 per person ages 3 years and over; ages 2 years and under are free

Entry fee for Irvine Regional Park is $3.00 per vehicle weekdays & $5.00 per vehicle weekends.  Major Holidays: $7.00 to $10.00 per entry as posted.

Orange County Zoo
1 Irvine Park Road
Orange, CA 92869

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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

Orange County View

  • Irvine Park Road, Orange, CA 92869
  • (714) 973-6847