September Orange County Events Calendar

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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.


OC Brew Ha Ha     Sept. 7
This year's Orange County Brew Ha Ha will be even bigger and better Over 60 Award Winning Breweries Serving Over 150 Craft & Import Beers Loads of Beer Friendly Food Trucks & Booths. Oak Canyon Park: 5305 Santiago Canyon Road, Silverado. www.ocbrewfest.com 

Coastline Motoring Road Rally     Sept. 7
The Rally will begin at the scenic Corona del Mar State Beach with coffee & camaraderie, followed by a surprise scenic motoring road rally and ends with an optional lunch. 9am-1pm. Corona del Mar State Beach: Ocean & Poppy. www.cdmchamber.com/events

BB Jazz Festival     Sept. 7-8
The annual BB Jazz Festival brings popular jazz artists to the picturesque lawns of Huntington Central Park (7111 Talbert Ave.). 10am. For the most up-to-date performance schedule and ticket information, go to www.bbjazz.com

Begonia Show     Sept. 7-8
Hosted by The Southern California branches of the American Begonia Society. Many varieties of begonias on display and available for purchase. 10:30am-4pm. Sherman Library & Gardens: 2647 East Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar. 949-673-2261 / www.slgardens.org

Coastline Car Classic     Sept. 8
Annual Corona del Mar Coastline Car Classic featuring 150 world-class motorcars in a world-class seaside location. 10am-4pm. Corona del Mar State Beach: Ocean & Poppy.www.cdmchamber.com/events 

Patriots Day Ceremony     Sept. 11
Remember our fallen heroes at the annual Patriots Day Ceremony, hosted by the American Legion Huntington Beach Post 133. 6pm. Pier Plaza: 325 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. 714-536-3855 / www.hbpost133.com

Green Expo & Forum     Sept. 14
Learn how to make your home and business environmentally friendly. Over 70 vendors will be in Pier Plaza (325 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach) featuring energy efficiency, water conservation, organic products, and more! 8am. 714-536-8888 /http://hbchamber.com/pages/GreenExpo 

City Surf Contest     Sept. 14-15
Local surfers are invited to participate in the Huntington Beach City Surf Contest, sponsored by The City of Huntington Beach Community Services Dept, Huntington Surf & Sport and Dukes. 7am. Huntington Beach Pier: 1 Main Street. 714-960-8870 / http://huntingtonbeachca.gov

Surf City Days     Sept. 14-15
Celebrate the end of summer at this weekend-long festival, created by locals, for locals. 8am. Downtown and Huntington City Beach: 325 Pacific Coast Hwy. 714-536-8300 /www.hbdowntown.com 

Festa dell’Autunno MMXIII     Sept. 20-22
Annual harvest season celebration, bringing the sights, sounds, tastes and traditions of Italy to Southern California's Tuscan seaside village. 10am-3pm. The Resort at Pelican Hill: 22701 Pelican Hill Road South, Newport Beach. 855-55-FESTA / http://pelicanhill.com/Festa_Intro

California Coastal Cleanup Day     Sept. 21
Volunteers will gather in places all over the world to remove trash from the oceans, beaches, watersheds, and beyond. Doheny will focus upon the beach and San Juan Creek. 9am-12pm. Doheny State Beach: 25300 Dana Point Harbor Drive. Dana Point. www.dohenystatebeach.org 

San Juan Capistrano Greek Festival     Sept. 21-22
Greek Food, Wine & Cultural Celebration at Historic Town Center Park: 31806 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano. 11am-10pm. Admission: $3. Free for kids under 10. www.sjcgreekfest.org 

Irvine Park Railroad Pumpkin Patch     Sept. 21-Oct. 31
Train rides, hay rides, panning for gold, a child-friendly haunted house, hay maze, moon bounce, carnival games, cookie decorating, John Deere tractor racers, face painting (weekends only), picture stands and food. Irvine Regional Park: 1 Irvine Park Rd. www.irvineparkrailroad.com 

Lido Yacht Expo     Sept. 26-29
Located in the picturesque Lido Marina Village (3420 Via Oporto) in sunny Newport Beach, California, the Lido Yacht Expo is the best place to sell big boats and yachts in the West! 10am-7pm. www.lidoboatshow.com

Irvine Global Village Festival     Sept. 28
Now celebrating its 12th year, this multicultural event features international cuisine, live entertainment, a Kids Village with crafts and activities, cultural and religious exhibits and an international marketplace. Bill Barber Park: 4 Civic Center Plaza.www.cityofirvine.org/globalvillage 

Fuel Freedom 2nd Annual Gala     Sept. 28-29
Supporting the campaign to end America’s oil addiction, Fuel Freedom Foundation will host its 2nd Annual Gala at the Pelican Crest: 84 Pelicans Dr., Newport Beach. 5:30-11pm. 949.833.6960 x112 / www.fuelfreedom.org

The Battle of the Paddle     Sept. 28-29
Come join Rainbow Sandals and Gerry Lopez for this stand-up paddle phenomenon. Vendor booths cover the beachfront, music, abeer garden (benefiting DSBIA) and great food. 6am-6pm. Doheny State Beach: 25300 Dana Point Harbor Dr., Dana Point.www.battleofthepaddle.com 

Style Week Orange County     Sept. 28-Oct. 5
The OC's biggest and original fashion week, returns this fall to Fashion Island®, Irvine Spectrum Center®, and for the first time - The Market Place! www.styleweekoc.com

It's College Football Time!! 

Click on the links below to view the 2013 schedules.

UCLA Bruins | USC Trojans | SDSU Aztecs

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