Anaheim/Orange County Calendar of Events

The Calendar of Events provides a comprehensive look at what’s happening in and around Orange County. Enjoy special events, concerts, festivals, sporting events, art exhibits, exclusive sales and more on your visit to Orange County.

Also, be sure to check out our list of top annual Anaheim/Orange County Events.

August 2014

Sat, 04/12/2014 to Sun, 08/31/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
rtists have a long tradition of travelling to far flung lands in search of revelation and artistic breakthrough. What happens when there is such a... read more
Thu, 06/12/2014 to Thu, 09/18/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
When work feels a little heavy, lighten things up on Hornblower’s Wednesday Night Sights & Sips Cruise. Available from June through... read more
Thu, 06/12/2014 to Thu, 09/18/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Nightlife, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
It's summer when the Sunset Series begins! The famous sail boat races have been a popular event for many years and draws hundreds of spectators... read more
Sat, 06/14/2014 to Sun, 09/07/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Special Events
Five years in the making, MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition has come to life with myths and experiments that push the boundaries of museum... read more
Sat, 06/14/2014 to Thu, 10/16/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
The Bowers Museum, located in the heart of Orange County, is pleased to present its latest exhibition of “Heavenly Horses: Two Thousand Years... read more
Wed, 06/18/2014 to Wed, 09/17/2014
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Family Fun, Nightlife, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
It's summer when the Sunset Series begins! The famous sail boat races have been a popular event for many years and draws hundreds of spectators... read more
Tue, 07/01/2014 to Wed, 12/31/2014
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Family Fun, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
Join the number 1 rated Orange County whale watching company for daily dolphin and whale watching trips aboard high-tech catamarans. Summer is blue... read more
Fri, 07/04/2014 to Mon, 09/01/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Nightlife, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
Interstate 5, exit SeaWorld Drive. SeaWorld® will celebrate the Fourth of July with Sea to Shining Sea 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular, an... read more
Sun, 07/06/2014 to Sat, 08/30/2014
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Annual, Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Performing Arts, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
This summer explore Laguna Beach’s Festival of Arts- a juried fine art show featuring 140 of Southern Orange County’s top artists in an... read more
Sun, 07/06/2014 to Sun, 08/31/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
Anaheim residents, rejoice! There are now 2 certified farmers' markets in the heart of Anaheim. Each market hosts certified agricultural... read more
Sun, 07/06/2014 to Sat, 08/30/2014
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Annual, Culture and History, Family Fun, Nightlife, Outdoor Activities, Performing Arts, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
The Festival of Arts - California’s Premier Fine Art Show returns July 6 through August 30, 2014 with 140 of Orange County’s most... read more
Sun, 07/06/2014 to Sat, 08/30/2014
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Annual, Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Performing Arts, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
The Festival of Arts, a non-profit 501(c)(3), has always been a local leader that has helped with the growth and development of the community and... read more
Mon, 07/07/2014 to Fri, 08/29/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
Monday – Friday 11am & 1pm Cost: $10 materials fee per child, per class   Bring out that creative spark in your young artist... read more
Wed, 07/09/2014 to Sat, 08/30/2014
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Annual, Concerts, Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Performing Arts, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
The Pageant of the Masters is arguably one of the most unique productions in the entire world. Audiences are amazed and enchanted by ninety minutes... read more
Thu, 07/10/2014 to Sun, 09/28/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
Traditional paper of Japan, known for centuries as washi, is used for everything from furniture to toys, clothing, and origami. It is also a... read more
Fri, 07/11/2014 to Sat, 09/13/2014
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Concerts, Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
The summer season is underway, and for Anaheim families and friends, that includes Pearson Park Amphitheatre’s “Summer Nights Under the... read more
Thu, 07/17/2014 to Fri, 10/10/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
The Festival of Arts presents foaSOUTH’s newest show “Marks on the Land: Aerial Photography by Tom Lamb.” Through his acclaimed... read more
Tue, 08/19/2014 to Sun, 08/31/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Live Entertainment, Performing Arts, Special Events
Winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards® including Best Musical and winner of the 2013 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, Once is a truly... read more
Thu, 08/21/2014
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Concerts, Culture and History, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Performing Arts, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
Chocolate, wine, and all that jazz sweetens up the Festival of Arts this summer! On Thursday nights, indulge your senses at the “Art, Jazz,... read more
Thu, 08/21/2014
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Concerts, Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
Chocolate, wine, and all that jazz sweetens up the Festival of Arts this summer! On Thursday nights, indulge your senses at the “Art, Jazz,... read more
Thu, 08/21/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
Let your creativity run wild this summer in Laguna Beach! Discover your inner artist at the Festival of Art’s Teen and Adult Art Workshops!... read more
Thu, 08/21/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Live Entertainment, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
Whether you’re an informed connoisseur, an amateur collector, or an art lover, join us for fascinating and informative discussions with the... read more
Thu, 08/21/2014
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Family Fun, Live Entertainment, Special Events
Enjoy readings by local authors, follwed by discussions and book signings- this edition features Maralys Wills, author of more than a dozen published... read more
Thu, 08/21/2014
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Concerts, Culture and History, Family Fun, Live Entertainment, Nightlife, Special Events
FULLERTON, Calif. ­­– The summer has always been a time for Fullerton to slow down and relax, and the Muck Roots Music Series... read more
Fri, 08/22/2014
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Concerts, Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Performing Arts, Special Events
Start your weekend off at the Tune It Up For The Troops concert on Friday, August 22nd from 6:30-9:00pm at the Seacliff Country Club. Tee It Up For... read more
Fri, 08/22/2014
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Family Fun, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
Join Honda Center for a dino-sized outdoor summer movie night on Friday, August 22 in celebration of Walking With Dinosaurs - The Arena Spectacular... read more
Sat, 08/23/2014
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Concerts, Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
This celebrity-hosted private event begins at 5 p.m. with star-studded red carpet arrivals and fine art, followed by an intimate concert with 7-... read more
Sat, 08/23/2014
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Annual, Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Special Events
FULLERTON, CA,--The Fullerton Arboretum will present its third annual garden benefit Brews, Blues n BBQ at 5:30 p.m. on August 23, 2014.  ... read more
Sat, 08/23/2014 to Sun, 08/24/2014
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Family Fun, Food and Wine, Outdoor Activities, Special Events, Sports
You’re invited to the 3rd Annual Serve It Up for the Troops Mixed Doubles Tennis Tournament, being held August 23-24 at the SeaCliff Country... read more
Sat, 08/23/2014
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Concerts, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
Live Music Cruise breezes into town in June!    Cruise aboard the 95-foot Dana Pride which has upper deck seating as well as inside... read more
Sat, 08/23/2014
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Concerts, Culture and History, Family Fun, Live Entertainment, Special Events
 This celebrity-hosted private event begins at 5 p.m. with star-studded red carpet arrivals and fine art, followed by an intimate concert with... read more
Sat, 08/23/2014 to Sun, 08/24/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
You are invited to shop a carefully curated selection of clothing, accessories, home goods and more at The OC Mix Sidewalk SaleSaturday, August 23... read more
Sat, 08/23/2014
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Family Fun, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
Let your imagination run wild as you make your own "IMAGINE" mural made of found and recycled items. You will tour Transcending Trash... read more
Sun, 08/24/2014
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Concerts, Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
Sundays at the Festival of Arts features a musical series with an eclectic mix of music from Bluegrass to Jazz/World/Classical fusion. “... read more
Sun, 08/24/2014
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Concerts, Family Fun, Live Entertainment, Special Events
Each year, singers from community, school, university, church and temple choirs join the voices of Pacific Chorale in a free public performance... read more
Sun, 08/24/2014
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Family Fun, Food and Wine, Special Events
It's Back! PigOut 3.0 here to dazzle your taste buds once again! A chef favorite around these parts. Up to 15 chefs are coming together to... read more
Sun, 08/24/2014
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Culture and History, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Performing Arts, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
Watch and learn as noteworthy chefs demonstrate delicious recipes and let guests sample their creative culinary delights. Demonstrations will... read more
Sun, 08/24/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Special Events
Watch and learn as noteworthy chefs demonstrate delicious recipes and let guests sample their creative culinary delights. Demonstrations will... read more
Mon, 08/25/2014
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Family Fun, Live Entertainment, Special Events
he WWE flagship broadcast, Monday Night RAW, brings WWE Superstars to Orange County for the first time in over a year on August 25 at Honda Center... read more
Mon, 08/25/2014
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Annual, Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Outdoor Activities, Sports
You’re invited to the 3rd Annual SeaCliff Tee It Up For The Troops Golf Tournament on Monday, August 25 at the SeaCliff Country Club.... read more
Mon, 08/25/2014
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Family Fun, Live Entertainment, Special Events, Sports
One of the most exciting televised shows in sports entertainment history is returning to Anaheim’s Honda Center on Monday, August 19 at 4:30... read more
Tue, 08/26/2014 to Mon, 10/20/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
Renowned professional photographers Pasquale Ferazzoli and Mick Victor invite you to the grand opening and reception of their photography... read more
Thu, 08/28/2014
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Concerts, Culture and History, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Performing Arts, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
Chocolate, wine, and all that jazz sweetens up the Festival of Arts this summer! On Thursday nights, indulge your senses at the “Art, Jazz,... read more
Thu, 08/28/2014
Categories:
Concerts, Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
Chocolate, wine, and all that jazz sweetens up the Festival of Arts this summer! On Thursday nights, indulge your senses at the “Art, Jazz,... read more
Thu, 08/28/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
Let your creativity run wild this summer in Laguna Beach! Discover your inner artist at the Festival of Art’s Teen and Adult Art Workshops!... read more
Thu, 08/28/2014
Categories:
Culture and History, Family Fun, Live Entertainment, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
Whether you’re an informed connoisseur, an amateur collector, or an art lover, join us for fascinating and informative discussions with the... read more
Fri, 08/29/2014 to Sun, 08/31/2014
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Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Special Events
Tour L.A. one bite at a time at our annual food and wine festival, August 29-31 at Paramount Pictures Studios. Stroll through the studio's... read more
Sat, 08/30/2014
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Concerts, Culture and History, Family Fun, Live Entertainment, Special Events
Marquez Brothers Entertainment and El Mexicano Brand Cheeses and Products are pleased to announce that Joan Sebastian and Los Tigres del Norte will... read more
Sat, 08/30/2014
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Concerts, Culture and History, Family Fun, Live Entertainment, Performing Arts, Special Events
Marquez Brothers Entertainment and El Mexicano Brand Cheeses and Products are pleased to announce that Joan Sebastian and Los Tigres del Norte will... read more
Sat, 08/30/2014
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Concerts, Culture and History, Family Fun, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the music of award-winning jazz artists as they perform live as part of the Festival of Arts “Jazz on the Green... read more
Sat, 08/30/2014
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Concerts, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
Live Music Cruise breezes into town in June!   Cruise aboard the 95-foot Dana Pride which has upper deck seating as well as inside seating... read more
Thu, 05/01/2014 to Tue, 09/30/2014
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Annual, Culture and History, Family Fun, Holiday and Seasonal, Outdoor Activities, Visual Arts and Exhibits
The annual "Giant Blue Whale Migration" brings hundreds of blue whales each spring/summer to the waters off Newport Beach.  Over 860... read more
Sat, 04/26/2014 to Sun, 12/28/2014
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Family Fun
The free Kids Fun Zone events are held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the last Saturday of every month near Goodwill at Anaheim Town Square, located at... read more
Thu, 05/22/2014 to Thu, 09/25/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Special Events
The McFadden’s Wharf Open Air Market located at the base of the Newport Beach Pier, takes place on the 4th Thursday of the month from May -... read more
Sat, 05/24/2014 to Sun, 09/07/2014
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Family Fun, Special Events
Pack your bags and join the WEEBLES on a make-believe adventure across the United States at Discovery Science Center! With a giant US map and touch... read more
Sat, 06/14/2014 to Sun, 09/07/2014
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Family Fun, Special Events
Get ready to spend a day as a MythBuster at Discovery Science Center and uncover the truths behind the myths straight from the Emmy®-nominated... read more
Fri, 06/27/2014 to Sun, 08/31/2014
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Annual, Culture and History, Family Fun, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Performing Arts, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
The Sawdust will feature the fine art and craft of over 200 Laguna Beach artists and is sure to be the highlight of your summer adventures!  Art... read more
Fri, 06/27/2014 to Sun, 08/31/2014
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Annual, Culture and History, Family Fun, Holiday and Seasonal, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Performing Arts, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
Laguna Beach is famous for its artists' community. But Art-A-Fair goes beyond to discover artists from around the world and in other parts of the... read more
Mon, 07/21/2014 to Mon, 09/01/2014
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Outdoor Activities, Special Events
Summer SPLASH Sale on July Cruises Call – 1-800-ON-THE-BAY to save. For limited time - July only! Save 50% off the most popular cruises... read more
Sat, 07/26/2014 to Mon, 09/29/2014
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Family Fun, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
Blue whale watching season is coming to Southern California; join Ocean Institute scientists in the search for the world’s largest animal! The... read more
Sat, 07/26/2014 to Sat, 10/25/2014
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Family Fun, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
Learn about the exciting luminous underwater world just waiting to shine! The Ocean Institute will offer evening Bioluminescence cruises on August 22... read more
Fri, 08/01/2014 to Sun, 08/31/2014
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Special Events
What: A clothing drive sponsored by USAgain to support Women Helping Women/Men2Work’s program for job seekers. When: The drive starts August 1... read more
Fri, 08/08/2014 to Tue, 09/09/2014
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Family Fun, Special Events
Exercise with your baby at DLYN Inspired’s Yoga, Baby & Barre class held inside SOCO’s Granola Babies — every Monday and Friday... read more
Thu, 08/21/2014
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Culture and History, Food and Wine, Special Events
Please join us for the Scott's Restaurant & Bar Summer Wine Tour, as we travel the globe, sampling wines and cuisine from every established... read more
Sun, 08/24/2014
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Concerts, Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Special Events
The Elvis Festival is a full day tribute to the King of Rock and Roll from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., featuring Elvis Tribute Artists, including the... read more
Tue, 08/26/2014 to Wed, 08/27/2014
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Family Fun, Outdoor Activities, Special Events, Sports
Co-sponsored by Jump 'n Jammin benefiting Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire. Bring a new backpack or new toy to benefit Make-A-Wish... read more
Thu, 08/28/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Live Entertainment, Special Events
The McFadden’s Wharf Open Air Market located at the base of the Newport Beach Pier, takes place on the 4th Thursday of the month from May -... read more
Thu, 08/28/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Food and Wine, Special Events
The McFadden’s Wharf Open Air Market located at the base of the Newport Beach Pier, takes place on the 4th Thursday of the month from May -... read more
Sun, 04/06/2014 to Sat, 10/04/2014
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Family Fun, Special Events, Sports
Up to bat at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum is a new showcase that displays the colorful history between our Presidents and the... read more
Fri, 04/18/2014 to Mon, 02/01/2016
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Live Entertainment, Nightlife, Performing Arts
The Dinner Detective is the largest, award-winning, interactive comedic murder mystery dinner show in the United States,  now running public and... read more
Sun, 07/06/2014 to Sun, 08/31/2014
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Annual, Culture and History, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
This summer explore Laguna Beach’s Festival of Arts- a juried fine art show featuring 140 of Southern Orange County’s top artists in an... read more
Mon, 07/07/2014 to Mon, 08/25/2014
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Concerts, Family Fun, Live Entertainment, Outdoor Activities, Performing Arts, Special Events
Dana Point Summer Concert Series are held on Sunday's between July 7 - August 24, 2014 at various parks in Dana Point. The concerts are from 2:30... read more
Wed, 07/09/2014 to Sun, 08/31/2014
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Annual, Holiday and Seasonal, Live Entertainment, Nightlife, Outdoor Activities, Performing Arts, Special Events, Visual Arts and Exhibits
The Pageant of the Masters is arguably one of the most unique productions in the entire world. Audiences are amazed and enchanted by ninety minutes... read more
Angel Stadium of Anaheim
Fri, 08/01/2014 to Sun, 08/31/2014
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Family Fun, Holiday and Seasonal, Sports
Wednesday, August 6: 7:05 p.m. vs. Dodgers Thursday, August 7: 7:05 p.m. vs. Dodgers Friday, August 8: 7:05 p.m. vs. Red Sox... read more
Fri, 08/15/2014 to Sat, 08/23/2014
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Annual, Food and Wine, Nightlife, Special Events
Enjoy special prix-fixe menus or discounts at Costa Mesa's top dining destinations. Restaurants in Costa Mesa are offering up to 40% off their... read more
Tue, 08/19/2014 to Thu, 10/02/2014
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Culture and History, Family Fun, Performing Arts, Special Events
Winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards including Best Musical and winner of the 2013 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, ONCE is a truly original... read more
Thu, 08/21/2014
Categories:
Food and Wine, Special Events
Follow Fido to Yappy Hour, a monthly cocktail party for canines and their companions at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel. Pooches, hounds and pups... read more
Mon, 08/25/2014 to Thu, 08/28/2014
Categories:
Convention Center, Special Events
The California HR Conference® by Professionals In Human Resources Association is committed to furthering the professional development of... read more

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