OC Events

September Orange County Events Calendar

September Orange County Events Calendar

Orange County Events

Orange County Farmers Markets Ongoing
List of Farmers Markets in Orange County

To Live & Dine OC 2016 Sept 1
Please join Modern Luxury and Chef Amar Santana for an exciting evening at Soka University of America, featuring tastings from famous Orange County restaurants, showings from the best in Orange County home design, and our very exciting Chef’s Challenge! Featuring live entertainment from Soultones.

April Orange County Events Calendar

CA Assoc. for Bilingual Education 2014 Annual Conference     Apr. 2-5
Premier conference on English Learners in the state of California and in the nation. With over 3000 in attendance, CABE 2014 is our most exciting and important opportunity to experience and promote CABE’s vision of “Biliteracy, Educational Equity and 21st Century Success for All.” 7:30am-4:30pm. 700 West Convention Way, Anaheim. 626-814-4441 / www.bilingualeducation.org/cabe2014/

Newport Boat Show     Apr. 3-6
There will be a whole host of exhibitors on hand shoreside and in the water to showcase innovative products and services that make owning and operating a big boat more enjoyable. 10am-7pm. Lido Village: 3400 Via Oporto, Newport Beach.  (949) 757-5959 / www.newportinwaterboatshow.com

October Orange County Events Calendar


The Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor     Oct. 3-Nov. 2

Queen Mary’s (1126 Queens Highway, Long Beach) Dark Harbor returns for 17 terrifying nights this October with a sinister new circus themed maze, horrifying freak shows and more. Experience thrills and chills in mazes so daunting you’ll sell your soul for a chance to survive. (877) 342-0738 /www.queenmary.com/dark-harbor

2014 Model Orange County International Auto Show     Oct. 3-7
Ignites the auto show season with hundreds of the latest cars, trucks, crossovers and more. Showgoers are invited to check out the newest rides, sit behind wheels, experience the latest in-car technology and even take a test drive in more than 100 hot models. Anaheim Convention Center. (714) 765-8950 /www.autoshowoc.com

Orange County Fire Authority Open House     Oct. 5 & 12
Bring your family and friends to meet your local firefighters.  Discover fire safety information in a fun-filled environment. Admission is free. Oct 5: 9am-2pm. Fire Station 30: 23831 Stonehill Drive, Dana Point. Oct 12: OCFA RFOTC: 1 Fire Authority Road, Irvine.

September Orange County Events Calendar

Taste of South County & Capistrano Auto Show     Sept. 5

Enjoy music, food & beverages from a host of South County's finest restaurants and cafes and check out the brand new cars on display courtesy of the Capistrano Auto Center! 5:30-7:30pm. Independence Bank: 32291 Camino Capistrano. 949-373-1570.

 Toshiba Tall Ships Festival     Sept. 6-8     www.TallShipsFestival.comCome and explore the majesty and wonder of tall ships through the smell, sounds and sights of real working tall ships. Ocean Institute: 24200 Dana Point Harbor Drive. Dana Point.

August Orange County Events Calendar

OC Fair     Through Aug. 11

The 2013 OC Fair, themed “Come & Get It,” features 23 days and nights of food, rides, games, exhibits, animals, entertainment and more. Each day, Fairgoers can enjoy headline entertainment at the Summer Concert Series in the Pacific Amphitheatre, live performances in The Hangar and adrenaline-inducing action in the Action Sports Arena. (714) 708-1500 / www.ocfair.com

Harvest Tour     Through Aug. 25
This is a guided walking tour of the farm that takes approximately 1.5 hours. You will harvest your own selected vegetables, taste them while out in the field, and take home what you have harvested. It is a great hands on experience for people of all ages. Tanaka Farms: 5380 3/4 University Dr, Irvine. (949) 653-2100 / www.tanakafarms.com

July OC Events Calendar

Laguna Beach Festival of Arts     June 30-Aug. 31

Explore this juried fine art show featuring 140 of Southern Orange County’s top artists in an open-air gallery setting. A world-renowned art destination, visitors can take tours of the exhibit, catch an art demonstrations, dine at one of the on-site restaurants, create their own masterpiece, or simply sit back and enjoy the creative atmosphere. 650 Laguna Canyon Road. 949-494-1145 / www.foapom.com

SUP Glow Night Tours     July 1-Sept. 30
Experience the Ultimate Glowing paddle adventure with our SUP Glow Night tours. This is our newest, and most popular tour that is truly an experience you shouldn’t miss. Each board is equipped with waterproof LED lighting that makes for a glowing spectacle of awesomeness. 1131 Back Bay Dr., Newport Beach. 949-278-0011 / www.piratecoastpaddle.com

June OC Events Calendar

San Clemente Garden Tour     June 1

Explore specially selected coastal gardens tended by passionate gardeners. A variety of garden styles, horticulture and hardscape await the garden tourist. This self-guided garden tour provides ideas and inspiration for everyone! 10am-4pm. 949-498-3317 / www.sanclementegardenclub.com

Studio Arts Festival     June 1
Each year, the Irvine Fine Arts Center hosts the Studio Arts Festival, an Irvine Fine Arts Center fundraiser, in Heritage Park. Over 100 artists participate and include a variety of disciplines from ceramics, sculpture, jewelry, painting, photography, textiles and more! 9am-5pm. 949-724-6880 /www.cityofirvine.org

April OC Events Calendar

Spring Into Art workshops Weekends in April Two-day weekend art workshops include one-on-one instruction with local professional artists and fees include supplies, materials and instruction needed. Sawdust Festival Grounds, Laguna Beach.www.sawdustartfestival.org/Spring-Into-Art The Marine Aquarium Expo (MAX 2013) Apr. 6-8 Largest consumer event for the aquarium hobbyists with more than 100 vendors displaying the latest products and the chance to purchase both livestock and dry goods. OC Fair & Event Center: 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa. (714) 708-1500 / www.marineaquariumexpo.com