A summertime throwback celebrating its 127th iteration in 2017, the OC Fair continues to surprise and delight locals and visitors year after year. This July and August, under the theme of “Farm Fresh Fun,” the fair pays homage to Orange County’s history of agriculture with new attractions, entertainment and, of course, food. Here, discover the latest additions to this favorite local tradition that runs Wednesday through Sunday from July 14 - Aug. 13.
History has shaped the creative identity of Laguna Beach, from the arrival of masters like Norman St. Clair and William Wendt in the early 1900s to the counter-culture movement and “Christmas Happening” music festival in 1970. Today, the free-spirited city nestled along Pacific Coast Highway is a renowned artists’ colony known for its three premier summer festivals—Sawdust Art & Craft Festival, Art-A-Fair and Festival of Arts—as well as dozens of galleries, museums and theaters.
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In the age of Instagram, keeping your social media feed on fleek is a vacation must-do. We are here to take away the guess work by sharing Anaheim’s top 9 spots that are guaranteed to illicit a double tap! Feast your eyes on some of the trendiest, most photogenic corners of the city.
Anaheim locals and visitors are thrilled over the historic communal gathering place in the heart of downtown, complete with refurbished historic structures and new exciting uses. The Packing District, located at the intersection of Anaheim Blvd and Santa Ana Street, includes the restored Packard Building & former Car Showroom, Farmers Park, the repurposed MAKE Building & former orange marmalade factory and the restored Citrus Packing House, Cooks Chapel a community kitchen private event venue, as well as The Backyard an outdoor event area with a fireplace and orange grove. The Packing House features 25+ artisan eateries with live music on the Mezzanine Stage every weekend!
There is nothing better than finding the perfect spot to watch the fireworks on the beach or in one of Orange County's world-famous theme parks. To ensure that your family has the most memorable time—we've compiled a list of the best O.C. fireworks and festivities to celebrate the 4th in style.
The arts open the mind to a world of imagination. Across Orange County, the channels of creativity are flowing thanks to the dozens of art galleries that expose visitors to new and interesting forms of expression. Spanning a myriad of mediums, from painting and sculpture to video installations and other digital media, works emerging from these galleries have one thing in common: a desire to communicate their creators’ messages to the viewer. Embark on an exploration of the rich cultural landscape in Orange County with these five top art galleries in Anaheim and the surrounding area.
If you are looking to experience or things to do in the quintessential California vacation destination, look no further than Anaheim, California. Located in sunny Orange County, in the heart of Southern California, Anaheim is a world-class vacation destination.
When the sun’s out and surf’s up, that can only mean one thing: beach day. Less than 30 minutes from the Anaheim Resort District, Huntington Beach offers 9.5 miles of sandy shores and a world-renowned surf scene. There’s much to explore in the way of eclectic shops, restaurants and outdoor activities—all with a coastal view. Using the vibrant stretch of downtown as a home base, plan the perfect day in Huntington Beach for any personality and interest.
The day to celebrate and thank your dads has finally come, and what better way to celebrate than some quality time around the table. There’s a little something for every dad at these Orange County spots — from Cuban-inspired paella to an authentic Napoletana pizza, we’ve got you covered.
Disneyland turns 62 this summer and so what better time to look at some of the lesser-known history of what is arguably the world's most beloved theme park?
As you probably know, since opening in 1955 the park never stopped evolving. Dynamically adjusting and reshaping based on taste, popular culture and the desire to create things that the world has never seen.