Month: April 2017 (page 1 of 2)

There’s a Boatload Of Things To Do This Weekend In Orange County 4/28-30

There’s a boatload of things to do this weekend in Orange County, 4/28-30, including a boat show:

  • Arts Alive Festival & Street Painting is all weekend in Mission Viejo at the Oso Viejo Community Park. Live music, arts & crafts, food  and more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2pExb1f
  • The 20th Anniversary of “Doheny Wood” the woodie car show is Saturday, 4/29, 8am-3pm at Doheny State Beach, in Dana Point. Nearly 200 woodies on display. FREE to attend. State Beach parking fees apply. http://bit.ly/2pngeWh
  • The 30th Annual Seal Beach Classic Car Show is Saturday 4/29 from 9am-3pm on Main Street. 550 cars on display! FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2pnlZ6u
  • The South Coast Plaza, in Costa Mesa, spring garden show “At Home in the Garden” is all weekend. 50 garden vendors, 10 garden displays, and over 60 seminars. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2oOieF3
  • Boogaloo Music & Art Festival is all weekend at Oak Canyon Park in Silverado. Enjoy a weekend filled with live music, our favorite DJ, Z-TRIP,  dancing, art & more. Tickets required. http://bit.ly/2qc5muj
  • The 10th Annual Huntington Beach Factory Five Cruise-In is Saturday 4/30 from 9am-4pm on Main Street. Over 150 Factory Fives on display. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2oBEAhH
  • America’s Family Pet Expo is all weekend at the OC Fairgrounds in Costa Mesa. Pets to adopt, products & more. Admission required. http://ocevent.co/23LEYZc
  • The 13th Annual Taste of Fountain Valley is Saturday 4/29 from 5pm-9pm at Los Cab Sports Village. 30+ restaurants, wineries, breweries & more. Tickets required. http://bit.ly/2oRdOy3
  • The 2nd Annual Action Arts in the Park is Saturday 4/29 from 12-4pm at Tewinkle Park in Costa Mesa. Live music, art demonstrations, kids activities, food trucks & more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2oR5IWm
  • “Science in the Park” is Saturday 4/29 from 10am-4pm at Irvine Regional Park in Orange. Archaeological and paleontological demonstrations, exhibits, science experiments & more. FREE to attend. Parking fee of $5 required. http://bit.ly/2qd1Se4
  • Taste of Aliso Niguel is Saturday 4/29 from 6pm-11pm at the Laguna Design Center in Laguna Niguel. 30+ restaurants, beer and wine tasting, live music & more. Tickets required. http://bit.ly/2pnrRwo
  • Attend a “paddle out” for climate change on Saturday at 8am at Thalia Street Beach in Laguna Beach. Sunset SUP is donating paddle gear for the event so anyone is welcome to attend. Previous ocean experience is recommended. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2prBqfG
  • Taste of Huntington Beach is Sunday 4/30 from 12pm-4pm at the HB Sports Complex. Tickets required. http://bit.ly/2oO9Mpt
  • The Dana Point Grand Prix of Cycling and Bike Festival is Sunday 4/30. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2qd6Uaa
  • Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum <https://business.facebook.com/NixonPresidentialLibrary/>’s Sunday Concert Series continues on 4/30 at 2pm in Yorba Linda, with a High School Senior Piano Recital. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2nQjQkH
  • The 44th Annual Newport Beach Boat Show is this weekend at the Lido Marina Village. Admission required. http://bit.ly/2prH4hX
  • “Pooch-ini in the Park” Dog Show Competition is Sunday 4/30 from 12pm-4pm at the Rancho Santa Margarita Central Park. Owner & pet look-alike, best talent, best costume & more. http://bit.ly/2oObY0b
  • The Newport to Ensenada Yacht International Race is this weekend. Watch as yachts sail down the coast. Race starts off the Balboa Pier at 11am on Friday 4/28. http://bit.ly/2prNaij

 

Tons Of Fun Things To Do in Orange County This Weekend, 4/21-23

It’s going to be beautiful this weekend and there are a ton of fun things to do in Orange County to help you enjoy the weather:

  • Movie in the Park: Watch Disney’s UP on Friday 4/21 in Hurless Barton Park in Yorba Linda. Movie starts at 8pm. Craft for kids at 7:15pm. FREE snacks and FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2pJ1YKg
  • The Newport Beach Film Festival starts Thursday 4/20 and runs through 4/27. The films are fantastic and there’s truly something for everyone. Tickets required and vary in price.  http://bit.ly/2o9tKiS
  • The 10th Annual Record Store Day is Saturday 4/22. Support your local record store and find exclusives available only on Record Store Day. http://bit.ly/2pXlvTH
  • Feast on meaty treats this Saturday 4/22 as Foodbeast brings “Meat Street” to MainPlace Mall in Santa Ana from 11am-11pm. GA admission is $10 but you can get an All-You-Can-Consume VIP Pass for $60. More info: http://bit.ly/2pEK8oz
  • Don the Beachcomber’s Tiki Makeke is Saturday 4/22 from 10am-3pm in Huntington Beach. Shop from 50+ vendors while you enjoy live entertainment. Admission is $10 but you get a $10 drink/food voucher. http://bit.ly/2orKEWa
  • Wild West SteamFest is Saturday 4/22 from 10am-6pm at the Heritage Museum of Orange County in Santa Ana. Where the Old West meets Steampunk! Gun fights, Blacksmith, living history, vendors, live music and more. Tickets required. http://bit.ly/2ow6kQe
  • Dapper Day Expo is all weekend at the Disneyland Hotel. Followed by the Spring 2017 Dapper Day on Sunday 4/23. Join thousands of Disney fans dressed in vintage styles from the bygone era. The Expo is at the Disneyland Hotel Exhibit Hall and is FREE to attend. Dapper Day requires Disneyland Park admission. Traffic and parking will be impacted in the surrounding area. http://bit.ly/2eHjBB4
  • The San Clemente Micro-Brew Fest is Saturday 4/22 from 12pm-5pm at Left Coast Brewing Co. Enjoy Micro-Brews from all over SoCal. Admission required. http://bit.ly/2o9wa12
  • The 5th Annual OC Improv Fest is all weekend at STAGESTheatre in Fullerton. Tickets required and available at the door. http://bit.ly/2pJff5q
  • The California Wine Festival is Friday and Saturday in Dana Point. California’s best wineries, top chefs, live music and more. Tickets required. http://bit.ly/2pkzJBw
  • Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum’s Sunday Concert Series continues on 4/23 at 2pm in Yorba Linda, with a Junior Chamber Music Concert. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2nQjQkH
  • Watch Jurassic Park on the rooftop behind The Frida Cinema in downtown Santa Ana on Sunday 4/23. Movie starts at 7:30pm. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2p12tOT

Earth Day Events:

  • The “Green Scene” Plant and Garden Expo is all weekend at the Fullerton Arboretum. Workshops, garden talks, specialty plants and more. Admission required. http://bit.ly/2pIHs9G
  • The Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve in Huntington Beach is having an Earth Day Festival on Saturday 4/22 from 10am-3pm. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2p1hoZh
  • San Clemente is celebrating Earth Day on Saturday 4/22 from 10am-2pm at Parque Del Mar. Beach cleanup at 8:30am, followed by educational displays, arts & crafts, and more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2pJuwD9
  • Crystal Cove State Beach is celebrating Earth Day on Saturday 4/22 in Laguna Beach. Help with beautification projects such as planting, watering, mulching, beach cleanup and more. FREE to attend. Parking fees apply. http://bit.ly/2oWezH4
  • Laguna Beach Kelpfest is Saturday 4/22 from 9am-3pm, on the cobblestones of Main Beach. Live performances, exhibits, arts & crafts and more. FREE. http://ocevent.co/1Nnq6n3
  • The City of Laguna Niguel is celebrating Earth Day on Saturday 4/22 with a “Go Green” volunteer event from 8:30am-11:30am at Crown Valley Community Park. Help improve the landscaping of the 18-acre preserve. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2pXpoYt
  • Earth Day at the Bay is Saturday 4/22 from 10am-3pm at the Peter and Mary Muth Interpretive Center in Newport Beach. Scavenger hunt, exhibits, live entertainment, arts & crafts and more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2p1hGQb
  • The Ecology Center in San Juan Capistrano is celebrating Earth Day on Saturday 4/22. Learn about composting, organic container gardening, pickling and more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2o9Ozed
  • The City of Mission Viejo is celebrating Earth Day on Saturday 4/22 from 8am-12pm. Help plant drought-tolerant trees, shrubs & more. Volunteers must sign a waiver. FREE hotdogs and ice cream for volunteers. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2o9L72W

Easter Egg Hunts And Other Fun Things To Do in Orange County This Weekend, 4/15-16

Here’s a bunch of fun things to do in Orange County for this 2017 Easter weekend:

  • Volkswagens on the Pier! Huntington Beach is having a Vintage VW Bus Show on Saturday 4/15 from 8am-2pm. The Kowabunga Van Klan will have Vintage VW’s buses on display. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2nKW22T
  • Sand Castles on Main is Saturday 4/15 in Huntington Beach from 12pm-4pm. 5 tons of sand will be dumped on Main Street as 20 teams compete to win prizes. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2ox8zWp
  • Buena Park “Spring Eggstravaganza” is Saturday 4/15 at 9am at Henry Boisseranc Park. Candy scramble, live entertainment, crafts, games, petting zoo and more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2p6pRe5
  • Cypress “Spring Egg Hunt” is Saturday 4/15 at 10:30am at Oak Knoll Park. Egg hunts, crafts, face painting, Easter Bunny, free hotdogs & drinks, and more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2oto9CJ
  • Dana Point “Egg Hunts” are Saturday 4/15 at Pines Park and at Sea Canyon Park. Events begin at 9am and egg hunts begin at 10am. Other activities include a petting zoo, games, puppet show, Easter Bunny & more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2p6usgJ
  • Fountain Valley “Easter Egg Hunt” is Saturday 4/15 from 8am-11:30am at the Fountain Valley Sports Park. Carnival games, bounce houses, egg hunts & more. FREE to attend. http://ocevent.co/1G7q6qG
  • Huntington Beach “Easter Hunt and Family Fun Day” is Saturday 4/15 from 9am-2pm at Central Park. Thousands of pounds of candy, Easter Bunny, live music and more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2p6y9CY
  • Los Alamitos “Spring Carnival” is Saturday 4/15 from 9am-11:30am at Little Cottonwood Park. Egg hunt, carnival games, food, Peter Rabbit and more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2p8Nz6D
  • La Habra “Spring Family Eggstravaganza” is Saturday 4/15 from 8am-12pm at La Bonita Park. Helicopter egg drop, egg hunts, vendors and more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2oYcVHS
  • Mission Viejo “Bunny Days” is Saturday 4/15 from 10am-1pm at the Norman P. Murray Community Center. Carnival games, crafts, egg hunts, inflatable obstacle course and more. Activities cost a nominal fee. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2p9g8RC
  • San Clemente “Springtacular” is Saturday 4/15 starting at 9am. Egg hunts, pony rides, face painting, games and more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2p95vyd
  • San Juan Capistrano “Spring Eggstravaganza” is Saturday 4/15 from 10am-1pm at Los Pos Park. Egg hunts, face painting, games, crafts and more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2opcBi4
  • Seal Beach “Easter Egg Hunt” is Saturday 4/15 from 10am-12pm in Eisenhower Park. Egg hunt and photos with the Easter Bunny. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2otfi3U
  • Tustin “Easter Egg Hunt” is Saturday 4/15 from 8:30am-11:30am at Tustin Sports Park. Petting zoo, “The Lizard Wizard”, pony rides, games, candy, Easter Bunny and more. http://bit.ly/2pu3yvy
  • Yorba Linda “Egg-citement Hunt” is Saturday 4/15 at 10am at Hurless Barton Park. Egg hunt, games, face painting, petting zoo & more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2nF3Fbm
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