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17 Solar Eclipse Events in Orange County

Here are 17 Solar Eclipse Events in Orange County:

  • Caspers Wilderness Park in San Juan Capistrano is having a viewing from 9am-12pm. View the eclipse through telescopes with special solar filters. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2xcklHr
  • The Astronomy Department of OCC is having a viewing event from 7am-2pm in Costa Mesa. Telescopes and equipment will be available to the public for viewing. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2uVhNg3
  • The Ocean Institute is having a eclipse viewing party starting at 9am. The first 50 people will receive a set of eclipse viewers. Admission required. http://bit.ly/2uZCxDw
  • Dana Wharf Whale Watching is having a solar eclipse whale watching trip from 10am-12pm. Tickets required. http://bit.ly/2wZgtuc
  • Cal State Fullerton will be having a viewing event on th lawn on the south side of Dan Black Hall, off Nutwood Ave. Telescopes and protective glasses will be available. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2ifKtyH
  • The UCI viewing party is now full but you can watch their live stream here: http://bit.ly/2wff4CG
  • The Santa Ana College is having a viewing event from 8:30am-11:45am in front of the Tessmann Planetarium. Telescopes will be available as well as eclipse glasses. They will also be live streaming the eclipse in their 30ft dome. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2witz8H
  • The Discovery Cube in Santa Ana will open at 9am for an eclipse viewing party. Bring a cardboard box and they will teach you how to create a safe eclipse viewing device. Admission required. http://bit.ly/2wianrB
  • Several Orange County Public Libraries are having viewing events:
  • The Euclid branch of the Anaheim Library will be living streaming the eclipse and will also have an art project that you can participate in to make Eclipse Quilt Art. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2wpVnac
  • The Canyon Hills branch of the Anaheim Library will be having an eclipse viewing party from 9am-12pm with solar viewing glasses, as well as crafts, storytime and more! FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2uZKMzp
  • The Central branch of the Anaheim Library will be having an eclipse viewing party with solar viewing glasses from 10am-11am. FREE to attend http://bit.ly/2v00Pxh
  • The Mesa Verde branch of the Costa Mesa Library, will be living streaming the eclipse and will also have safe viewing glasses available, 10am-11am. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2vM5VzU
  • The Garden Grove Main Library will be living streaming the eclipse and will also have safe viewing glasses available, 10am-11am. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2xcsThx
  • The La Habra Library will be living streaming the eclipse and will also have safe viewing glasses available, 10am-11am. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2vQGfAn
  • The La Palma Library is having a viewing party from 10am-10:45am. They will be live streaming the eclipse from NASA. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2uQ3gGG
  • The City of Orange Public Library will be living streaming the eclipse and will also have safe viewing glasses available, 10am-11am. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2uZGLL9
  • The Placentia Library is having a viewing party from 9am-11:45am in the PLD Community Meeting Room. Viewing glasses will be provided. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2wVatCL

31 Things To Do This Weekend in Orange County

Here are 31 things to do this weekend in Orange County:

  • It’s going to be a great weekend in Orange County! It’s Civil War Days at the Heritage Museum in Santa Ana, La Habra Corn Festival returns for another year, it’s the last weekend of the Vans US Open of Surfing, there are 2 music festivals, art festivals, Shakespeare by the Sea, movies in the park, outdoor concerts & more!
  • La Habra Corn Festival starts Friday night and runs all weekend at El Centro/Lions Park. Live music, parade, carnival rides, games, food & more. FREE to attend. http://ocevent.co/1DxQFpU
  • High & Mighty music festival is all weekend in Garden Grove at Village Green Park. Bands include Soja, Sublime with Rome, Dirty Heads & more. Tickets required. http://bit.ly/2wn2hKk
  • The 4th Annual Civil War Days is all weekend at the Heritage Museum of OC in Santa Ana. Live demonstrations, explore camp life & more. Admission required ($5 for adults, 12 and under free). http://bit.ly/2f9HWoz
  • The Vans US Open of Surfing continues this weekend in Huntington Beach. Watch Surf, Skate and BMX competitions. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2rSS5LG
  • SoCal Howdown is Saturday 8/5 from 12-10pm in Downtown Santa Ana. Live music from rockabilly bands, outlaw country bands and psychobilly bands. Food trucks, car show, pin-up contest, shopping & more. Tickets required. http://bit.ly/2v0zPOK
  • Shakespeare by the Sea is Sunday 8/6 at Eisenhower Park in Seal Beach at 7pm. Enjoy a performance of the Taming of the Shrew. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2sGm4Uk
  • The OC Fair continues in Costa Mesa and runs through 8/13. Tickets required. http://bit.ly/2tRSbmq
  • The Los Angeles Chargers Training Camp continues this weekend 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

Outdoor Concerts:

  • Friday 8/4: No Duh (No Doubt Tribute) at Crown Valley Park Amphitheatre in Laguna Niguel from 6:30-8:30pm. http://ocevent.co/1VAC2JQ
  • Friday 8/4: Mariachi Divas at El Centro-Lions Park in La Habra from 7-9pm. http://ocevent.co/28lzYKA
  • Saturday, August 5: King Salmon Band (Rock & Pop) at Laurel Park in Los Alamitos from 6:30-8pm. Followed by the movie “Moana” at dusk. http://ocevent.co/1FRrzA5
  • Saturday 8/5: Mirage (Fleetwood Mac Tribute) at the Central Park Amphitheatre in La Palma from 6:30-8pm. http://ocevent.co/1P91kYS
  • Saturday 8/5: Kulayd (50s & 60s Rock n Roll) at the Civic Center Green in Cypress at 6pm. http://bit.ly/2r6Zoh4
  • Sunday 8/6: Derek Bordeaux Band (Rhythm & Blues) at Central Park in Rancho Santa Margarita from 6-8pm. http://ocevent.co/1X1XfNB
  • Sunday 8/6: Neon Nation (80s) at Mike Ward Community Park in Irvine from 5:30-7:30pm. http://ocevent.co/1ZyQMb4
  • Sunday 8/6: The Reflexx (80s) at Hurless Barton Park in Yorba Linda from 5:30-7pm. http://bit.ly/2nF3Fbm
  • Sunday 8/6: The Tijuana Dogs on the Civic Center “Green” in Newport Beach from 6-7:30pm. http://ocevent.co/1JpL15q
  • Sunday 8/6: Flashback Heart Attack (80s) at Grand Park/Town Center Amphitheatre in Aliso Viejo from 5:30-7:30pm. http://ocevent.co/1LZ4woE
  • Sunday 8/6: Summer Concert/Emergency Expo/National Night Out. 3 events rolled into 1, from 10:30am-8pm at Sea Terrace Park in Dana Point. Bands: Sidney Bowen, Redneck Rodeo, and Smith. http://bit.ly/2rW4JIX
  • Sunday 8/6: Bob Desena at Huntington Beach Central Park in Huntington Beach at 5pm. http://ocevent.co/1BQrkad
  • Sunday 8/6: Sax/Piano Concert at Nixon Library in Yorba Linda. Concert starts at 2pm. http://bit.ly/2rqn01q
  • Sunday 8/6: James Intveld at Fairhaven Memorial Park in Santa Ana from 4-7pm. A Classic Car Show will be held before the concert. http://bit.ly/2qsf7Dy
  • Sunday 8/6: Stone Soul at Bluebird Park in Laguna Beach from 5-7pm. http://bit.ly/2sDM0Bv

Movies in the Park:

  • Friday, August 4: “E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial” at Laguna Niguel Regional Park in Laguna Niguel at 8pm. (Free parking after 6pm). http://bit.ly/2rsDmDA
  • Friday, August 4: “Finding Dory” at Grand Park in Aliso Viejo. Movie begins at dusk. http://ocevent.co/1LZ4woE
  • Friday, August 4: “Zootopia” at Champions Sports Complex in Placentia. Movie begins at dusk. http://ocevent.co/1TKwivQ
  • Friday, August 4: “Peter Pan” at Stoddard Park in Anaheim at 7:45pm. This is part of the “Disneyland Celebrates Summer” program.
  • Saturday, August 5: “Moana” at Laurel Park in Los Alamitos. Movie begins at dusk with a concert before starting at 6:30pm. http://ocevent.co/1FRrzA5

AND don’t forget to enter to win 4 tickets, VIP table, and parking, to the sold out Dreamcar show at The Observatory in Santa Ana, Friday 8/11 —> http://bit.ly/2wnCjXb

17 Fun Things To Do this Weekend in Orange County

The Vans US Open of Surfing starts this weekend and brings surf, skate and BMX action to Huntington Beach. The LA Chargers training camp starts on Sunday in Costa Mesa. The OC Fair continues as well as the Laguna Beach art shows. You can also attend 2 movies in the park and 9 outdoor concerts.

Events:

  • The Vans US Open of Surfing starts Saturday 7/29 and runs through 8/6 in Huntington Beach. Watch Surf, Skate and BMX competitions. FREE to attend. http://bit.ly/2rSS5LG
  • The Los Angeles Chargers Training Camp begins on Sunday 7/30 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
  • 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

Movies in the Park:

  • Friday, July 28: “Finding Dory” at Laguna Niguel Regional Park in Laguna Niguel at 8pm. (Free parking after 6pm). http://bit.ly/2rsDmDA
  • Friday, July 28: “Sing” at Champions Sports Complex in Placentia. Movie begins at dusk. http://ocevent.co/1TKwivQ

Outdoor Concerts:

  • Saturday 7/29: Amanda Castro Band at the Central Park Amphitheatre in La Palma from 6:30-8pm. http://ocevent.co/1P91kYS
  • Saturday 7/29: Nitro Express (Country Rock) at the Civic Center Green in Cypress at 6pm. http://bit.ly/2r6Zoh4
  • Sunday 7/30: The Skinny Little Twits (Classic Rock) at Hurless Barton Park in Yorba Linda from 5:30-7pm. http://bit.ly/2nF3Fbm
  • Sunday 7/30: Jamie Wood and the Good Rockin Daddys at Huntington Beach Central Park in Huntington Beach at 5pm. http://ocevent.co/1BQrkad
  • Sunday 7/30: The Trip (80s) at Central Park in Rancho Santa Margarita from 6-8pm. http://ocevent.co/1X1XfNB
  • Sunday 7/30: Color My World (Chicago Tribute) at Mike Ward Community Park in Irvine from 5:30-7:30pm. http://ocevent.co/1ZyQMb4
  • Sunday 7/30: Big Band Songs at Nixon Library in Yorba Linda. Concert starts at 2pm. http://bit.ly/2rqn01q
  • Sunday 7/30: Small World Band and Dead or Alive at Sea Terrace Park in Dana Point from 2:30-6pm. http://bit.ly/2qCd3Kc
  • Sunday 7/30: Flashpants, Boombox Heros, and Pyromania (80s bands) at Pittsford Park in Lake Forest from 5:30-8:30pm. http://bit.ly/2ql48R4

AND don’t forget to enter to win 4 passes to the OC fair, dinner for 4 at Backyard BBQ, 4 “3 ride” passes, and 4 Wahoo’s hats — bit.ly/2uDiUBL

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