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There are plenty of fun things to do this weekend in Orange County. Sports fans should check out the Vans US Open of Surfing and the Los Angeles Chargers Training Camp. Foodies will love the Vegan Faire and OC Fair. Art buffs can get their fix at the art shows in Laguna Beach. Plus there are movies in the park, concerts in the park, and more!

  • The Vans US Open of Surfing starts Saturday 7/28 and runs through 8/5 in Huntington Beach. Watch Surf, Skate and BMX competitions. FREE to attend.
  • The Los Angeles Chargers Training Camp begins on Saturday 7/28 at the Jack Hammett Sports Complex in Costa Mesa. FREE to attend.
  • The 5th Annual “Vegan Faire” is Saturday 7/28 from 4-10pm in Downtown Anaheim on Center Street Promenade. FREE to attend.
  • The Cypress Community Festival is Saturday 7/28 at Oak Knoll Park in Cypress. Chili cook-off, car show, food, games, arts & crafts, and more! FREE to attend.
  • The OC Fair continues in Costa Mesa and runs through 8/12. Tickets required.
  • The Pageant of the Masters & Festival of Arts continues this weekend in Laguna Beach. Show runs through 9/1. Watch as famous paintings come to life! Tickets required.
  • Art-A-Fair Fine Art Festival continues this weekend in Laguna Beach. Show runs through 9/2. Admission required.
  • The Sawdust Arts and Crafts Festival continues this weekend in Laguna Beach. Show runs through 9/2. Open 10am-10pm daily. Admission required.

Movies in the Park (FREE to attend):

  • Friday, July 27: “Zootopia” at Irvine Park in Orange at 8pm. (Free parking after 6pm).
  • Friday, July 27: “Big Hero 6” at Champions Sports Complex in Placentia. Movie begins at dusk.
  • Friday, July 27: “Wonder” at Arovista Park Amphitheatre in Brea. Movie begins at dusk.
  • Friday, July 27: “Up” at Juarez Park in Anaheim.
  • Saturday, July 28: “The Lego Ninjago Movie” at Little Cottonwood Park in Los Alamitos. Movie begins at dusk with a concert before starting at 6:30pm.

Outdoor Concerts (FREE to attend):

  • Friday 7/27: Jukebox Productions (Variety) at Crown Valley Park in Laguna Niguel from 7pm-9pm.
  • Saturday 7/28: Sugar Lips at Little Cottonwood Park in Los Alamitos at 6:30. Concert followed by a movie at dusk.
  • Saturday 7/28: Dallas & Dolls (Jazz and Motown) at the Central Park Amphitheatre in La Palma from 6:30-8pm.
  • Sunday 7/29: Jamie Wood and the Good Rockin Daddys at Huntington Beach Central Park in Huntington Beach at 5pm.
  • Sunday 7/30: Escape (Journey tribute) at Central Park in Rancho Santa Margarita from 6-8pm.
  • Sunday 7/29: Stone Soul (Soul & Motown) at Hurless Barton Park in Yorba Linda from 5:30-7pm.
  • Sunday 7/29: Pacific Symphony in the Cities at Mike Ward Community Park in Irvine at 7pm.
  • Sunday 7/29: The Reflexx and David Brighton’s Space Oddity at Sea Terrace Park in Dana Point from 3pm-6pm.


  • Check out our ultimate guide to “Movies in the Park”. Over 80 movies all across OC all summer long. All are FREE to attend.
  • Visit one of the many weekend Farmers Markets in OC: