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International Street Fair - Orange
Labor Day Weekend
August 31- September 2, 2018

International foods, crafts, folk dancing and music. Many different ethnic foods and costume. The Street Fair has become known for the variety of food reflecting cuisine from around the world. They provide food, drink, entertainment and crafts to the visitors.

Street Fair is located in a four-square block area radiating out from the center of the Orange Plaza, which is the intersection of Chapman and Glassell.

Free Fishing Day
September 1, 2018

Coinciding with Labor Day weekend!

If you are new to the sport of fishing, and not sure if you will enjoy it, a great opportunity awaits you. California Department of Fish and Wildlife offer two Free Fishing Days each year. On these days, you can fish without a sport fishing license.

Free Fishing Days provide a great, low-cost way to give fishing a try.

Mile Square Regional Park, Fountain Valley
Irvine Regional Park, Orange
Carbon Canyon Regional Park, Brea
Craig Regional Park, Fullerton
Laguna Niguel Regional Park

Family Fun Fest - Brea
Saturday, September 1, 2018

11-3 pm

Back 2 School Blast for the whole Family & It's ALL FREE!

Brea Jr. High Park GIANT FAMILY OBSTACLE COURSE Carnival Games, Prizes, Relays, Giant Maze, Face Painting, Music, Arts & Crafts, Color Blast Zone, Interactive Performers (Dancers, Magicians, Martial Arts, etc.) And so much more!

Brea Jr. High Park
Brea, CA

Space is Limited so Register Today

The Great Labor Day Cruise - Costa Mesa
September 1 – 2, 2018

The Great Labor Day Cruise attracts over 1400 vintage autos, classics and street rods. Not just a car show, it’s a true family event wich include a model car contest, wild wagons display and over 100 vendors for both automobile related and personal related items. This is one of the largest and longest running 3 day events in the nation and one of a few that can offer non-stop cruising around a 1.25 mile cruise route set up at the 150 acre venue.

If you'd like to overnight camp, this event offers 210 camping spaces in 2 different areas of the venue.

OC Fairgrounds
88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, California

Huntington Beach Civil War Days - Huntington Beach
September 1-2, 2018

Battle Times: Sat: 1:30 and 4 PM
Sun: 11 and 2 PM

See a Civil War reenactment with two different battles at Central Park in Huntington Beach. Great fun (plus learn about history!), while you hear The Gettysburg Address reenacted, visit "Reedsburg", the historic town of civilian folk to learn about daily life in the 19th century and visit each army's camp to see soldiers prepare for battle and rest up for the next figh. Always Free to the Public!

HB Central Park
On Gothard between Slater and Talbert

D. Yoder Family Sundays - San Clemente
Sunday, September 2, 2018
10 am and 2 pm

Wind down with a visit to the vivid gardens at Casa Romantica with FREE admission and self-guided tours! Make ocean-themed crafts and learn about the importance of preserving our beautiful coast from organizations like the Pacific Marine Mammal Center, Back Bay Nature Conservancy, and Bolsa Chica Nature Conservancy.

D. Yoder Family Sundays are held on the first Sunday of each month for activities and a program thematically based on Casa Romantica’s Casa Captivating programs for all ages.

Free Admission

Casa Romantica
415 Avenida Granada
San Clemente, CA 92672

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Try Something New this Weekend!
Tired of 'Dinner and a Movie'? If you're looking for something different this holiday weekend, here's some fun ideas.

Air Combat USA®
3815 West Commonwealth Avenue

Imagine yourself scanning the skies in a real military aircraft in search of the enemy airplane. You spot the bogey, and the fight's on. Pulling g's, making quick decisions you out maneuver your opponent and line 'em up in your gunsight, squeeze the trigger and Guns...Guns.... Guns! The bogey erupts in smoke and you roll up and away, Victorious! This is not a simulator, this is the real deal. You are at the controls of a military fighter, while your military trained instructor coaches you to victory.

FLIGHTDECK Air Combat Center
1650 S. Sinclair St.
Anaheim, CA

Voted one of the top attractions in Anaheim and Orange County, Flightdeck provides an exciting alternative to the neighboring amusement park by giving civilians the opportunity to pilot fighter jets in actual cockpit simulators and a Boeing 737 flight simulator. Experience the challenge of aerial maneuvers at 500 knots, aircraft take-offs and landings and the excitement of air-to-air combat. Up to ten people can fly at the same time, each in their own authentic F-16 flight simulator! There is also the "Officer's Club", an observation area where guests can view and listen to all of the action on large LCD monitors.

Flightdeck offers 45 minute air combat flights and 30, 60 & 90 minute Boeing 737 flights. Advanced reservations are required.

Old World Village
7561 Center Ave
Huntington Beach, CA

Old World Village is a very unique shopping, dining, beauty, arts and entertainment center, located on 8 acres in Huntington Beach. You're invited you to take a stroll through the cobble stone streets and shop at the many specialty stores and services in this charming replica of a German Bavarian town. In addition to the many shops, Old World Village is home to many fine dining options as well as entertainment and events including the 9 week celebration Oktoberfest from September to the end of October.

Pirate's Dinner Adventure
World's Most Interactive Dinner Show

Marvel at an astonishing display of special-effects wizardry, aerial artistry, swashbuckling swordplay and dynamic duels, while dining on fine grub and grog, at Pirate's Dinner Adventure. Sail the high seas with Captain Sebastian the Black and his crew; in this classic tale of good vs. evil which offers the perfect blend of action, comedy and romance, along with the opportunity for you to interact with the story.

7600 Beach Blvd.
Buena Park, CA 90620

Rockin’ Jump Orange County
The Ultimate Trampoline Park

We’re people like you who want to exercise, but also like to have fun. So instead of stairclimbers and weight machines, we decided to create a place where you can soar in open jump arenas, flip into our stunt bag, play trampoline dodgeball, and maneuver through our laser maze. Come enjoy a day to remember at Rockin’ Jump Orange County, your Party Headquarters!

Whale Watching - Dana Point & Newport Beach

Our local whale watching guides are getting sightings of the giant blue whales plus Minke Whales, Humpback Whales, and even sharks at this time.

You can book cruises at the following locations:

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 & Whale Watching
34675 Golden Lantern
Dana Point, CA 92629
Newport Landing
309 Palm - Suite A
Newport Beach, CA. 92661
$16 Cruise Special!
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