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Sawdust Festival - Laguna Beach
June 27 - August 3, 2014

Outdoor arts and crafts festival. Watch artists create their work and buy directly from the artists while enjoying the wonderful atmosphere.

LOCATION:
935 Laguna Canyon Rd.
Laguna Beach

INFORMATION:
949-494-3030

Free Summer Concerts

Guide to summer concerts throughout Orange County.

Pictured - San Juan Summer Nights

Pageant of the Masters - Laguna Beach
July 9 - August 30, 2014

Presented in July and August since the early 1930's, these colorful events have won worldwide recognition. The Festival is a juried exhibit of fine, strictly original works by 160 gifted artists, while the Pageant is a spectacular stage production of living art re-creations.

LOCATION:
650 Laguna Canyon Rd
Laguna Beach

INFORMATION:
949-494-1145

The Orange County Fair - Costa Mesa
July 11 - August 10, 2014
Wednesdays through Sundays

The annual Orange County Fair is the premier family attraction in Southern California offering a wide variety of exhibits, foods, entertainment, rides and hands-on activities. There is something for everybody at the Fair including the summer headline concert series, working farm and petting zoos, thrill rides, contests, and games.

INFORMATION:
714-708-FAIR

More To See Than Fireworks-$20 Blue Whale Watching Newport Beach - Newport Beach

July finds Newport Beach abuzz with activity both on the shore and off it. Blue whales are found in large numbers just off Newport Coast during the month of July making for some incredible whale watching experiences. Unlike many other international whale watching destinations, cruises need only be a couple hours as the whale watching is just that good. Finback whales and Minke whales are also viewed as well and several species of dolphin.

LOCATION:
Newport Landing Whale Watching
309 Palm - Suite A
Newport Beach Ca 92661

Blue Whale Watching *With Underwater Viewing* - Dana Point

July can be one of the best months to see the largest animal in the history of the world – the giant blue whale! Daily trips depart conveniently from picturesque Dana Point Harbor, the “Whale Capital of the West”. Join us for a chance to get up close and personal with magnificent whales including blue whales, fin whales, minke whales, humpback whales, plus mega-pods of dolphins up to 10,000 strong aboard our high-tech, never crowded, catamaran sailboat with 2 Eye-to-Eye Underwater Viewing Pods. Feel what it’s like to swim with dolphins without getting wet! Experienced naturalists narrate while you enjoy our Eye-Spy Dolphin Nets, hydrophone, & micro museum. Mrs. Capt. Dave’s yummy triple fudge brownies served complimentary aboard the most unique whale watching boat in the world. 2 and 1/2 hours. Reservations recommended.

LOCATION:
Captain Dave’s Dolphin & Whale Watching Safari
24440 Dana Point Harbor Drive
Dana Point CA 92629

INFORMATION:
(949) 488-2828

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August

Great Time For Whale Watching-$20 Whale & Dolphin Cruise Special - Newport Beach

This is a hot month of viewing whales, with blue whales leading the way. These giants exceed 80 feet in length and weigh 200 tons or more. The second largest whale, the finback whale is also often sighted on whale watching cruises during this month. The waters off Newport Beach is where the whale watching takes place and cruises depart daily from Newport.

LOCATION:
Newport Landing Whale Watching
309 Palm - Suite A
Newport Beach Ca 92661

La Habra Corn Festival - La Habra
August 1-3, 2014

Food, Rides, Games, Music and fun for the whole family. Daytime or night time, anytime is the right time for fun at the La Habra Corn Festival. Meet Miss La Habra and her court when you purchase raffle tickets for a new Car or other great prizes. Enjoy hot buttery Corn on the Cob, great sandwiches, sweet warm Funnel Cakes and other tasty treats. Be sure to visit the new Corn Festival Marketplace

Spectator admission and live entertainment is free throughout the weekend

LOCATION:
El Centro Lions Park
201 North Cypress
La Habra, Ca

INFORMATION:
562-691-3482

San Clemente Street Faire and Fiesta - San Clemente
August 10, 2014

With continuous entertainment on three stages. Food booths, contests and events, for all ages, business expo and children's activities are provided by non-profit organizations.

LOCATION:
Ave Del Mar
San Clemente

INFORMATION:
949-492-1131

Harvest Crusade - Anaheim
August 15-17, 2014

Annual Harvest Crusade event, designed to be opportunities for Christians to invite family members, coworkers, friends, and acquaintances to hear the life-changing message of the gospel in an entertaining environment.

LOCATION:
Angel Stadium of Anaheim
Anahiem, California

INFORMATION:
(714) 638-0981

Rancho Mission Viejo Rodeo - San Juan Capistrano
August 23-24, 2014

This Annual Rancho Mission Viejo Rodeo is good ol' entertainment for the entire family, not to mention the richest 2-day rodeo in the nation. Proclaimed as the richest 2-day rodeo in the nation, this year's Rodeo features saddle bronc, bareback, steer wrestling, calf roping, tie down roping and bull riding. You won't want to miss this year's excitement.

LOCATION:
30753 La Pata Road
San Juan Capistrano

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