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Have Fun in Orange County this Weekend – 28 Things To Do

There’s lots to do this weekend in Orange County:

There’s no shortage of things to do this weekend in Orange County. Foodies rejoice! There’s a Hot Sauce Festival, a Plum Festival and a Lobster Festival. We’ve also got the VIC World Championship of Skimboarding, Downtown Anaheim’s Art Crawl Experience, 7 Movies in the Park, 7 Outdoor Concerts and more!

  • Brea Fest is Friday from 6:30-10pm at the Brea Civic Center. Live music, food, arts & crafts and more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2ulcXrp
  • The VIC World Championships of Skimboarding is all weekend at Aliso Creek Beach in Laguna Beach. FREE to attend. http://ocevent.co/1Jugxmc
  • National “Clear The Shelters Day” is Saturday 8/19 at various pet adoption centers across the county and in Orange County, including the OC Animal Care Center in Orange (17$ adoptions) and the Irvine Animal Care Center ($20 adoptions). If you’re thinking about adding a pet to your family this is a great day to do it. http://bit.ly/2wfakwx
  • The Downtown Anaheim Art Crawl Experience (A.C.E.) and Swingin’ on the Promenade is Saturday 8/19 from 6-10pm. Center Street Promenade is transformed into an outdoor 1940’s swing club. Shopping, live music, food trucks & more! FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2kOhwHo
  • 8th Annual Dana Point Lobster Fest is Saturday 8/19 at Doheny State Beach. Tickets required. http://ocevent.co/1L9WR7K
  • Watch Jurassic Park accompanied by the Pacific Symphony, Saturday 8/19 at the Pacific Amphitheater in Costa Mesa. Tickets required. http://bit.ly/2vNvpeH
  • The 57th Annual San Clemente Arts & Craft Fair is all weekend at the San Clemente Community Center. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2x9tUqt
  • The 3rd Annual California Hot Sauce Expo is all weekend at The Grove of Anaheim. Tickets required. http://bit.ly/2wf5Q9k
  • Richard Henry Dana Charity Regatta is all weekend in Dana Point. Watch the Regatta from Doheny or Capo beach. Event schedule: http://bit.ly/2v0zRGo
  • Plum Fest is Sunday 8/20 from 2-6pm at Old World in Huntington Beach. Plum cakes, plum crepes, live music, games & more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2v6EhtT
  • The Los Angeles Chargers Training Camp wraps up this week with 2 more practices at the Jack Hammett Sports Complex in Costa Mesa. FREE to attend but fans are encouraged to reserve a bleacher seating pass. http://bit.ly/2h761Nj
  • Art-A-Fair Fine Art Festival continues this weekend in Laguna Beach. Show runs through 9/3. Admission required. http://ocevent.co/1TQvFQt
  • The Sawdust Arts and Crafts Festival continues this weekend in Laguna Beach. Show runs through 9/3. Open 10am-10pm daily. Admission required. http://ocevent.co/296QLIk
  • The Pageant of the Masters & Festival of Arts continues this weekend in Laguna Beach. Watch as famous paintings come to life! Tickets required. http://bit.ly/29JMP0S

Movies in the Park (FREE):

  • Friday, August 18: “The Sandlot” at Yorba Regional Park in Anaheim at 8pm. (Free parking after 6pm). http://bit.ly/2rsDmDA
  • Friday, August 18: “Wizard of OZ” at Grand Park in Aliso Viejo. Movie begins at dusk. http://ocevent.co/1LZ4woE
  • Friday, August 18: People’s choice at Champions Sports Complex in Placentia. Movie begins at dusk. http://ocevent.co/1TKwivQ
  • Friday, August 18: “Secret Life of Pets” at Pearson Park Amphitheatre in  Anaheim at 8pm. http://bit.ly/2pNeVmX
  • Friday, August 18: “Finding Dory” at Los Alamos Park in Fountain Valley. Activities begin at 6pm, movie starts at dusk. http://ocevent.co/1G7q6qG
  • Friday, August 18: “The Incredibles” at Hurless Barton Park Amphitheater in Yorba Linda at 8pm. http://bit.ly/2qyvjoy
  • Friday, August 18: “Frozen” at Twila Reid Park in Anaheim at 7:45pm. This is part of the “Disneyland Celebrates Summer” program.

Outdoor Concerts (FREE):

  • Friday 8/18: The Answer (Classic Rock) at Crown Valley Park Amphitheatre in Laguna Niguel from 6:30-8:30pm. http://ocevent.co/1VAC2JQ
  • Saturday 8/19: Santana Ways (Santana Tribute) at Pearson Park Amphitheatre in Anaheim at 7pm. http://bit.ly/2pNeVmX
  • Saturday 8/19: GGB and Wild Adults at the Silverado Fairgrounds in Silverado from 6-10pm. Admission is 1 can of food to be donated to the local food bank. http://bit.ly/2qsnWNK
  • Sunday 8/20: Stone Soul (Motown) at Grand Park/Town Center Amphitheatre in Aliso Viejo from 5:30-7:30pm. http://ocevent.co/1LZ4woE
  • Sunday 8/20: My Generation (second band TBA) at Sea Terrace Park in Dana Point from 2:30-6pm. http://bit.ly/2qCKHPK
  • Sunday 8/20: Huntington Beach Concert Band at Huntington Beach Central Park in Huntington Beach at 5pm. http://ocevent.co/1BQrkad
  • Sunday 8/20: Upstream (Reggae/Calypso) at Bluebird Park in Laguna Beach from 5-7pm. http://bit.ly/2sDM0Bv

28 Ways to Have Fun in Orange County this Weekend

This weekend you can attend 13 outdoor concerts, 8 moves in the park, the 4th annual Vegan Faire in Anaheim, the Cypress Community Festival and “The Music Man” in Mission Viejo…and it’s all free!

  • The Cypress Community Festival is Saturday 7/22 from 9am-5pm at Oak Knoll Park. Live entertainment, chili cook-off, rides, games & more. FREE to attend. http://ocevent.co/1HWDXh6
  • The 4th Annual “Vegan Faire” is Saturday 7/22 from 4-10pm in Downtown Anaheim on Center Street Promenade. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2aBWnzl
  • “The Music Man” is Friday 7/21 at 7:30 at Saddleback College at the Outside Upper Campus Quad. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2tTyVSD
  • The OC Fair continues in Costa Mesa and runs through 8/13. Tickets required. http://bit.ly/2tRSbmq
  • Art-A-Fair Fine Art Festival continues this weekend in Laguna Beach. Show runs through 9/3. Admission required. http://ocevent.co/1TQvFQt
  • The Sawdust Arts and Crafts Festival continues this weekend in Laguna Beach. Show runs through 9/3. Open 10am-10pm daily. Admission required. http://ocevent.co/296QLIk
  • The Pageant of the Masters & Festival of Arts continues this weekend in Laguna Beach. Show runs through 8/31. Watch as famous paintings come to life! Tickets required. http://bit.ly/29JMP0S

AND don’t forget to enter to win 4 VIP passes to the Vans US Open of Surfing —> http://bit.ly/2uBA3yd

Movies in the Park:

  • Friday, July 21: “Finding Dory” at Arovista Park Amphitheatre in Brea. Movie begins at dusk. http://bit.ly/2rtev1k
  • Friday, July 21: “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” at Mason Regional Park in Irvine at 8pm. (Free parking after 6pm). http://bit.ly/2rsDmDA
  • Friday, July 21: “Moana” at Grand Park in Aliso Viejo. Movie begins at dusk. http://ocevent.co/1LZ4woE
  • Friday, July 21: “LEGO Batman” at Champions Sports Complex in Placentia. Movie begins at dusk. http://ocevent.co/1TKwivQ
  • Friday, July 21: “Finding Dory” at Lake Forest Sports Park in Lake Forest at 7:30pm. http://bit.ly/2qypcAu
  • Friday, July 21: “Moana” at Hurless Barton Park Amphitheater in Yorba Linda at 8pm. http://bit.ly/2qyvjoy
  • Friday, July 21: “Tangled” at Juarez Park in Anaheim at 7:45pm. This is part of the “Disneyland Celebrates Summer” program.
  • Saturday, July 22: “Wreck-It-Ralph” at Orville R. Lewis Park in Los Alamitos. Movie begins at dusk with a concert before starting at 6:30pm. http://ocevent.co/1FRrzA5

Outdoor Concerts:

  • Friday 7/21: L.A. Vation (U2 Tribute) Tuesday at Crown Valley Park Amphitheatre in Laguna Niguel from 6:30-8:30pm. http://ocevent.co/1VAC2JQ
  • Friday 7/21: Family Style at Oso Viejo Park in Mission Viejo from 6-8pm. http://bit.ly/2qTV4De
  • Saturday 7/22: Symphony in the Cities presents: Prelude in the Park at 4pm, followed by a Pacific Symphony concert at 7pm, at Norman P. Murray Community Center in Mission Viejo. http://ocevent.co/1PJakcD
  • Saturday 7/22: The Silverados at the Central Park Amphitheatre in La Palma from 6:30-8pm. http://ocevent.co/1P91kYS
  • Saturday 7/22: Southland Mega Groove (Top 40’s) at Orville R. Lewis Park in Los Alamitos from 6:30-8pm. Followed by the movie “Wreck-It-Ralph” at dusk. http://ocevent.co/1FRrzA5
  • Sunday 7/23: Kelly Rae Band (Country) at Hurless Barton Park in Yorba Linda from 5:30-7pm. http://bit.ly/2nF3Fbm
  • Sunday 7/23: Hodads (Rock n Roll) at Central Park in Rancho Santa Margarita from 6-8pm. http://ocevent.co/1X1XfNB
  • Sunday 7/23: Symphony in the Cities at Mike Ward Community Park in Irvine. Musical playground for kids opens at 5:30, Pacific Symphony performs at 7pm. http://ocevent.co/1ZyQMb4
  • Sunday 7/23: Hard Rock Blues Band at Grand Park/Town Center Amphitheatre in Aliso Viejo from 5:30-7:30pm. http://ocevent.co/1LZ4woE
  • Sunday 7/23: Huntington Beach Concert Band at Huntington Beach Central Park in Huntington Beach at 5pm. http://ocevent.co/1BQrkad
  • Sunday 7/23: Saturday Night Fever and ABBAFAB at Sea Terrace Park in Dana Point from 2:30-6pm. http://bit.ly/2qHxSTL
  • Sunday 7/23: Pop Pianist Howard Cowles at Nixon Library in Yorba Linda. Concert starts at 2pm. http://bit.ly/2rqn01q
  • Sunday 7/23: Tom Nolan Band (Blues) at Bluebird Park in Laguna Beach from 5-7pm. http://bit.ly/2sDM0Bv

28 Fun Things To Do This Weekend in Orange County

It’s going to be a fun filled weekend in OC! The OC Fair opens on Friday, the San Clemente Ocean Fest is all weekend, Disney fans can hit up D23 Expo, there’s 2 nights of Shakespeare by the Sea, a beer festival, 12 outdoor concerts, 6 movies in the park and more!

Events:

  • The OC Fair opens on Friday 7/14 and runs through 8/13. Tickets required. http://bit.ly/2tRSbmq
  • The San Clemente Ocean Festival is all weekend. Pancake breakfast, athletic competitions, art show, sandcastle competition, Woodys on the pier, beach party, concert & more. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2tuIwzX
  • D23 Expo is all weekend at the Anaheim Convention Center. Panels, celebrities, sneak peeks, exclusive fan opportunities, merch & more. Tickets required. Update: This event is now sold out. http://bit.ly/2t1vEDL
  • Shakespeare by the Sea is this weekend at Saddleback College in Mission Viejo. Enjoy an evening of “Macbeth” (Saturday) or “The Taming of the Shrew” (Sunday). Admission is FREE but donations are greatly appreciated. http://bit.ly/2sGm4Uk
  • Brew Hee Haw ‘Craft Beer Roundup’ is back this weekend for its 4th year. Indulge in unlimited tastings from over 80 craft beers, while you enjoy live music, games, & more. Your ticket to Brew Hee Haw also gets you into the fair. Tickets required. http://bit.ly/2svIrO0
  • The Pageant of the Masters & Festival of Arts continues this weekend in Laguna Beach. Show runs through 8/31. Watch as famous paintings come to life! Tickets required. http://bit.ly/29JMP0S
  • Art-A-Fair Fine Art Festival continues this weekend in Laguna Beach. Show runs through 9/3. Admission required. http://ocevent.co/1TQvFQt
  • The Sawdust Arts and Crafts Festival continues this weekend in Laguna Beach. Show runs through 9/3. Open 10am-10pm daily. Admission required. http://ocevent.co/296QLIk
  • Art show by the SoCal Plein Air Painters Association is all weekend from 10am-4pm at the Muth Interpretive Center in Newport Beach. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2ufZvc4
  • Roxy Fitness “Run SUP Yoga” event is Sunday 7/16 in Huntington Beach. Registration required. Each event is $5. http://bit.ly/2tyTzb6

Movies in the Park (FREE to attend):

  • Friday, July 14: “Moana” at Arovista Park Amphitheatre in Brea. Movie begins at dusk. http://bit.ly/2rtev1k
  • Friday, July 14: “Soul Surfer” at Montwood Park in La Habra. Activities begin at 6pm, movie starts at dusk. http://bit.ly/2quOZf7
  • Friday, July 14: “Moana” at Mason Regional Park in Irvine at 8pm. (Free parking after 6pm). http://bit.ly/2rsDmDA
  • Friday, July 14: “Tangled” at Champions Sports Complex in Placentia. Movie begins at dusk. http://ocevent.co/1TKwivQ
  • Friday, July 14: Movie TBA at Stanton Central Park in Stanton at 7pm. http://bit.ly/2qtIF7d
  • Saturday, July 15: “The Sandlot” at Fairhaven Memorial Park in Santa Ana at 8pm. http://bit.ly/2pMI9m4

Outdoor Concerts (FREE to attend):

  • Friday 7/14: Big Band 2017 at Saddleback College from 7:30-9:30pm. Enjoy music from Joey Sellers and the Saddleback Big Band, featuring 100 year old singer Shep Sheperd. http://bit.ly/2sVgGj4
  • Saturday 7/15: The Nooks and Clapton Road at the Silverado Fairgrounds in Silverado from 6-10pm. Admission is 1 can of food to be donated to the local food bank. http://bit.ly/2qsnWNK
  • Saturday 7/15: Stone Soul at the Central Park Amphitheatre in La Palma from 6:30-8pm. http://ocevent.co/1P91kYS
  •  Saturday 7/15: West Coast Pops Orchestra at the Civic Center Green in Cypress at 6pm. http://bit.ly/2r6Zoh4
  • Sunday 7/16: Pop Vinyl (Pop Variety) at Mike Ward Community Park in Irvine from 5:30-7:30pm. http://ocevent.co/1ZyQMb4
  • Sunday 7/16: Symphony in the Cities at Civic Center in Newport Beach. Activities and local music starts at 5:30, Pacific Symphony performs at 7pm. http://ocevent.co/1PJakcD
  • Sunday 7/16: Smith (Country) at Central Park in Rancho Santa Margarita from 6-8pm. http://ocevent.co/1X1XfNB
  • Sunday 7/16: Rio and Crimes of Passion at Sea Terrace Park in Dana Point from 2:30-6pm. http://bit.ly/2qBRYUm
  • Sunday 7/16: Amanda Castro Band at Huntington Beach Central Park in Huntington Beach at 5pm. http://ocevent.co/1BQrkad
  • Sunday 7/16: Hot August Night (Neil Diamond Tribute) at Hurless Barton Park in Yorba Linda from 5:30-7pm. http://bit.ly/2nF3Fbm
  • Sunday 7/16: Concert Pianist Michael Sellers at Nixon Library in Yorba Linda. Concert starts at 2pm. http://bit.ly/2rqn01q
  • Sunday 7/16: Cubensis (Grateful Dead Tribute) at Bluebird Park in Laguna Beach from 5-7pm. http://bit.ly/2sDM0Bv
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