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July

Public - Diversity Employment Day Career Fair - Anaheim
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
From 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

City Career Fair’s Diversity Employment Day helps connect employers with great candidates from all backgrounds. City Career Fair salutes its over 4000 satisfied corporate, government, and non-profit clients for ACTIVELY supporting their Diversity Recruitment Initiatives. We invite you to join us and those who have participated in the past as we promote Diversity in the Workplace again in 2016!

Featured Industry Pavilions: Veterans, American With Disabilities, Education & Non-Profit, Healthcare, Women’s Government, Bilingual, Retail/Small Business, High Tech/Security & Finance

LOCATION:
Business Expo Center
1960 S. Anaheim Way
Anaheim, CA 92805

Art, Jazz, Wine & Chocolate - Eric Marienthal - Laguna Beach
Thursday, July 28, 2016
5:30 – 7:30pm

Chocolate, wine, and all that jazz sweetens up the Festival of Arts this summer! On Thursday nights, indulge your senses at the 'Art, Jazz, Wine and Chocolate' series. Sample a wide variety of wines expertly selected to compliment and enhance the nuanced flavor of high-end chocolates. The Festival’s casual and classy outdoor setting, together with the soulful sounds of jazz surrounded by fine art, creates an ideal evening for friends, sweethearts, and family.

Concerts are free. Wine and Chocolate pairings (21 and over) are $20 in addition to Festival of Arts admission.

Upcoming Concerts:
Aug 04 : Brian Simpson
Aug 11 : Gregg Karukas
Aug 18 : Billy Valentine
Aug 25 : Charged Particles

LOCATION:
Laguna Beach Festival of Arts
650 Laguna Canyon Rd
Laguna Beach

INFORMATION:
Limited seating available in reserved section for an additional $25 per person by calling (800) 487-3378.

Spa Gregorie’s “Girls Night Out” party - Newport Beach
Thursday, July 28, 2016
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Spa Gregorie’s is giving some extra love to the ladies with their “Girls Night Out" event! For nourishment, the spa is partnering up with organic vegan restaurant Cafe Gratitude and female-founded bakery Nothing Bundt Cakes, along with low-cal, all-natural vodka martinis from Spa Girl Cocktails to sip on amongst friends. Lepique Beauty team will be on-site to work cosmetic magic, with Classic Kids Photography to snap your final look. The pampering will continue with botox services, beauty freebies, swag bags, demos, raffles, discounts, live music, and much more!

Attendees are asked to bring a new or gently used donation item for Orange County’s Working Wardrobes philanthropy, to be thrifted at their resale store. It’s a lively yet relaxing guilt-free occasion, because you deserve it!

LOCATION:
Spa Gregorie’s Newport Beach
200 Newport Center Dr. #100
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Another 'Girls Night Out' event will be held on August 4th at the Rancho Santa Margarita location.

Festival of Arts Wine and Painting Nights - Laguna Beach
Saturday, July 30, 2016
8:30 – 10pm

Uncork your creativity this summer at the Festival of Ar ts! Enjoy a fun painting workshop, while surrounded by beautiful art. Learn easy acrylic step-by-step processes, as taught by noted Festival exhibitors Tom Swimm or Mike Tauber. Beginners and all levels are invited – take home your finished masterpiece! All supplies and complimentary wine or beverage are included. For adults 21 and up. Reservations required, $50 fee per person, per class

Can't make it this weekend? Here are more dates for this event: Aug 06, Aug 13, Aug 20

LOCATION:
Laguna Beach Festival of Arts
650 Laguna Canyon Rd
Laguna Beach

The Raw Truth about Health and Wellness - Fountain Valley
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
8:00pm- 10:00pm

Learn the truth about natural healing and living a powerful wholesome life. Experience Lou Corona's inspirational story on how he went from disease to radiant health. Witness the possibility of youth and strength at age 65.

Increase Energy, Look Better & Feel Better! Free event.

LOCATION:
Au Lac Restaurant
16563 Brookhurst St.
Fountain Valley, CA 92708

INFORMATION:
909-754-9651 or 909-499-2984

Festival of Arts - Laguna Beach
July 5 – August 31, 2016
Open daily 10am – 11:30pm

For over 80 years, the Festival of Arts has offered this breathtaking showcase for artists and art lovers in Laguna Beach. The Festival's prestigious juried art show includes a wide variety of media such as paintings, photography, printmaking, sculpture, jewelry, handcrafted wood and furniture, ceramics, glass and more - all by 140 of Orange County's finest artists.

Visitors can take an art tour, catch an artist demonstration, grab a bite to eat, create their own work of art or just sit back and enjoy the creative atmosphere. Weekends are jammed packed with live music and other special events.

LOCATION:
650 Laguna Canyon Rd
Laguna Beach

INFORMATION:
(949) 497-6582

Pageant of the Masters - Laguna Beach
July 7 – August 31, 2016

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 of tableaux vivants ("living pictures"), incredibly faithful re-creations of classical and contemporary works of art, with real people posing to look exactly like their counterparts in the original pieces. A live narrator serves as a guide through the story of each living picture accompanied by the music of a professional orchestra.

LOCATION:
650 Laguna Canyon Rd
Laguna Beach

INFORMATION:
949-494-1145

The Orange County Fair - Costa Mesa
July 15 - August 14, 2016
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.

LOCATION:
OC Fair & Event Center
88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA

INFORMATION:
714-708-FAIR

Sawdust Festival - Laguna Beach
June 24 - August 28, 2016

Outdoor arts and craftes 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

Whale Watching - Dana Point & Newport Beach

Gray Whales migrate annually along the west coast of North America. They can be seen from the Orange County coast from December through early April.

Since the Gray Whales migrate just a few miles off the coast, simple cruises from Dana Point and Newport Beach enable you to see these spectacular creatures in their natural habitat.

LOCATIONS:
You can book cruises at the following locations:

DANA POINT:
NEWPORT BEACH:
Captain Dave's Dolphin & Whale Safari
34451 Ensenada Place
Dana Point, CA 92629
Davey's Locker Whale Watching
400 Main Street
Newport Beach, Ca 92661
Dana Wharf
Sportfishing

34675 Golden Lantern
Dana Point, CA 92629
Newport Landing Whale Watching
309 Palm - Suite A
Newport Beach, CA. 92661

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August

Melody Makers Performing Group Tryouts - Newport Beach
August 13, 2016 - MUST MAKE A RESERVATION BY AUGUST 8TH!
1 - 3:30 pm

Come join Melody Makers OC with SINGING and DANCING for the Performing Group Tryouts for their 2016-2017 Season!

Weekly coaching on Saturday mornings! Performances include DISNEY, KNOTT’S, UNIVERSAL STUDIOS, OC FAIRGROUNDS, and more! Group auditions will determine levels!

LOCATION:
Melody Makers OC
4120 Birch St. Suite #122
Newport Beach, 92660

INFORMATION/RESERVATIONS:
949-423-5710 or online
RESERVE YOUR TRYOUT TIME! Reservations end AUGUST 8th!

Spa Gregorie’s “Girls Night Out” party - Rancho Santa Margarita
Thursday, August 4, 2016
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Spa Gregorie’s is giving some extra love to the ladies with their “Girls Night Out" event! For nourishment, the spa is partnering up with organic vegan restaurant Cafe Gratitude and female-founded bakery Nothing Bundt Cakes, along with low-cal, all-natural vodka martinis from Spa Girl Cocktails to sip on amongst friends. Lepique Beauty team will be on-site to work cosmetic magic, with Classic Kids Photography to snap your final look. The pampering will continue with botox services, beauty freebies, swag bags, demos, raffles, discounts, live music, and much more!

Attendees are asked to bring a new or gently used donation item for Orange County’s Working Wardrobes philanthropy, to be thrifted at their resale store. It’s a lively yet relaxing guilt-free occasion, because you deserve it!

LOCATION:
Spa Gregorie’s Rancho Santa Margarita
30212 Tomas #150
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

La Habra Corn Festival - La Habra
August 5-7, 2016

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

Anaheim Plaza - Back To School Event - Anaheim
Saturday, August 6, 2016
11 am - 1 pm

Free Fun Family Event - Anaheim Plaza Food Court

Anaheim Plaza will be hosting a Back To School Event. Shop and save on all your Back To School needs. This event is for the whole family and will include giveaways, balloon art, face painting and a kid friendly DJ.

LOCATION:
Anaheim Plaza
N. Euclid St. & Santa Ana Fwy.
Anaheim, CA 92801

Concerts on the Green with Grace Kelly - Laguna Beach
Saturday, August 6, 2016
1:00 – 2:30 pm

Sit back, relax, and enjoy the sounds of award-winning musicians as they perform live as part of the Festival of Arts “Concerts on the Green” series, presented by Cambria Wines Vineyard and Winery. Groove to the sounds of these living legends in a casual outdoor gallery setting that offers a memorable and unique concert experience unmatched in Southern California.

Concert is free with Festival of Arts admission ($12)

LOCATION:
Laguna Beach Festival of Arts
650 Laguna Canyon Rd
Laguna Beach

INFORMATION:
Limited seating available in reserved section for $25 per person per concert. Includes Festival admission. Reserve online or call (800) 487-3378.

Ribs, Pigs & Watermelons - Huntington Beach
August 5 – 7, 2016

Pigs, Ribs and Watermelon Professional BBQ competition and Beer festival is a Kansas City BBQ Society sanctioned event. Beach goers will had the chance to revel in enjoyment of professionally prepared BBQ treats, craft beers and ice cold watermelon in Huntington Beach at Ribs, Pigs & Watermelons. Beer tasting event on Saturday and live music all weekend.

This event also helps raise funding to continue the work of the “Homeless to Hope to Home” shelter programs of the non-profit American Family Housing.

LOCATION:
Huntington Beach State Beach
Beach Blvd. and PCH Lot 9 & 10

San Clemente Fiesta Street Festival - San Clemente
August 14, 2016

Held on scenic Ave. Del Mar, two main blocks of downtown San Clemente are dedicated to an entire day of FUN. Food and game booths sponsored by local nonprofit organizations, three stages with continuous live music throughout the day, contests for all ages, a Salsa Challenge, arts & crafts show, kiddie area, exhibits, face painters and much more

LOCATION:
Ave Del Mar
San Clemente

INFORMATION:
949-492-1131

Open House at The Marconi Automotive Museum - Tustin
Sunday, August 14 , 2016
10 am - 2 pm

Come out to the Marconi Autmotive Museum on a Sunday! Get a chance to meet our founder and see car clubs from around Orange County!

Free museum tours, raffles and prizes, food trucks & music.

LOCATION:
The Marconi Automotive Museum
1302 Industrial Dr
Tustin, California 92780

INFORMATION:
(714) 258-3001

Brea Fest - Brea
August 19, 2016
6:30 - 10 p.m.

Brea Fest features wonderful food from over 35 local restaurants and distributors, live music, theatre performances, gallery exhibits, live artist demonstrations, and free activities for kids. Local restaurants donate food to this annual community event that celebrates Brea's Art Programs such as the Curtis Theatre, Brea Art Gallery, and Concerts in the Park.

There is a small charge for tickets that can be used for food and/or beverages. Admission and entertainment is free.

LOCATION:
Brea Civic & Cultural Center
1 Civic Center Circle
Brea, CA

INFORMATION:
(714) 990-7771

Dana Point Lobster Beach Fest - Brea
Saturday, August 20, 2016
4pm

The 7th Annual Monarch Beach Sunrise Rotary Club's Dana Point Lobster Beach Fest is going to once again be the party at the beach you won't want to miss this summer. Entry price includes steak, lobster & seafood dinner with no-host bar, live music from 2 bands and dancing under the stars! There will also be a Silent Auction and Opportunity Drawing plus a No-Host Bar for the adults to purchase adult beverages at the event.

LAST YEAR SOLD OUT - BUY EARLY AND $AVE!!

LOCATION:
Doheny State Beach
Dana Point, CA

Plum Festival - Huntington Beach
Sunday August 21, 2016
Doors open at 1pm - Plum Fest is 2pm - 6pm.

This is a fun family day to celebrate before Oktoberfest kicks in.

Carnival games, Medieval Sword Fighters, the beach city floggers, Face Painting, and a great selection of plum recipes, crepes, berliners and our BBQ kitchen and more…

LOCATION:
Old World German Restaurant and Beer Garden
7561 Center Avenue
Huntington Beach

Books and Brunch - 'I’ll See You in Paris by Michelle Gable' - Laguna Beach
Sunday, August 21, 2016
11:30am – 1pm

The Laguna Beach Festival of Arts introduces an event where patrons can meet and talk with one of today’s most popular authors. New York Times bestselling author Michelle Gable will be discussing her second novel I’ll See You in Paris.

Event is $75 and includes admission to the Festival of Arts Fine Art Show, author reading and discussion, brunch, hardcover copy of book and book signing.

LOCATION:
Laguna Beach Festival of Arts
650 Laguna Canyon Rd
Laguna Beach

INFORMATION:
Tickets can be purchased by calling the box office at (800) 487-3378 or online

Dachshund Races - Huntington Beach
September 11, 2016
3 pm (doors open at 2 pm)

Great Family Fun! Come see these short legged but swift 'wiener dogs' race to the finish line once a month at Old Wold Village. Arrive early and stay for lunch on their dog friendly patio.

Upcoming dates:
July 10, Aug 21, Sept 11, 18, 25 Oct 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 & Dec 4

LOCATION:
Old World Village
7561 Center Ave.
Huntington Beach

Harvest Crusade - Anaheim
August 26–28, 2016

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

Huge Queen Mary Dine & Dance - Long Beach
Saturday, August 27, 2016

Enjoy the Queen Mary party in a special ballroom with large private deck surrounded by water at the end of the ship. Inside or "deck dining available for the dinner dance. Hundreds throughout Southern California attend the HUGE annual party on this romantic floating palace. Men change tables multiple times after dessert (this is not speed dating....it's rotational tables). Non-rotational tables for couples.

OUTSIDE DANCE DECK - Live Band featuring Rory Seldon with InnerSession. They will be playing R & B, Funk, Old School, some Latin & more for romantic dancing "under the stars" with spectacular ocean views....HUGE dance floor at tail end of ship.

INSIDE THE BRITANNIA SALON - Popular LA DJ Sweat will play a variety of music (Tasteful Top 40s, line dances, oldies, salsa, swing& more) for dancing inside the beautiful Britannia Salon.

A seminar by Rosie Anaya in the Victoria Salon will also be available from 1-4 pm. People who attend Rosie Anaya’s seminars want to release their inner brilliance and increase their relational intelligence.

TICKETS
SEMINAR ONLY (1-4pm): $20 prepaid or $25 at door
DINNER-DANCE & AFTER-PARTY (6pm-1am): $58 by 7/1; $68 after 7/1; $75 at door

LOCATION:
The Queen Mary
1126 Queens Hwy
Long Beach, CA 90802

INFORMATION / RESERVATIONS:
For prepaid discount tickets, call 714/622-4977 or pay online.
Questions?? Contact by email

Rancho Mission Viejo Rodeo - San Juan Capistrano
August 27 & 28, 2016

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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