What To Do
Orange County is lucky to lay claim to incredible annual festivals and events, many of which are culture-related due to the diversity within OC. Find out what's happening when you are visiting and enjoy an experience rich in culture and tradition - one that is uniquely OC.
The Orange County arts and culture scene is filled with unique festivals, museums and performing arts venues that are intertwined with the county’s captivating history.
There are more attractions in the Orange County area than there are in most states. From zoos and aquariums to interactive learning centers and historic sites, Anaheim/OC has enough fun and activities to fill your entire vacation. To say there is something for everyone sounds a bit trite, but that statement rings true in this region.
With or without a car, you can zip on the highways or explore the roads less traveled and discover the many sights that make up this diverse area. Within just an hour or two from Orange County you can visit the mountains or the desert, taste your way through SoCal wine country, catch a glimpse of the legendary Hollywood sign and experience the Entertainment Capital of L.A., Universal Studios Hollywood™ or visit Shamu® during a day trip to SeaWorld® San Diego.
Orange County’s 42 miles of alluring coastline features lively beach towns, family fun, vibrant boardwalks and cool breezes in the warm California sun. The Orange County coastline is composed of six beach cities, each offering its own unique brand of the Southern California experience. A day on the coast can include surf lessons, a romantic walk on the beach or a nighttime bonfire cookout.
Orange County is a shopper’s dream with an oasis of shopping centers filled with an assortment of unique and trendy fashions from the latest in haute couture to casual surf wear.
Orange County’s spas have become a vital part of the resort offerings, enhancing the connection between mind, body, and spirit. Each spa provides its own unique touch on relaxation and rejuvenation, from incorporating homegrown and organic products to the latest trends in luxurious pampering.
Orange County is a hub for sports fans and outdoor enthusiasts. With professional teams that hold division and world titles in hockey and baseball, and make frequent playoff appearances, Anaheim is becoming known as the home of championship sports.
Orange County is the ideal family vacation destination and home to an array of world-class theme parks. Here children can tap into their imagination where classic storybook characters come to life or scream with delight on hair-raising thrill rides. Anaheim/OC has plenty of fun for children of every age to experience and lots to do for their parents too!
Orange County's nightlife is as diverse as its daytime fun. Trendy wine bars, luxurious lounges, bass-thumping clubs and of-the-moment bars keep the fun going into the evening here in OC.