Monthly Archives: December 2015

Orange County January 2016 Events


Farmers Markets   Ongoing
List of Farmers Markets in Orange County

Knott’s Merry Farm  Jan 1-3
Each evening, see the night come to light in Snoopy’s Merriest Tree Lighting show, and then take a walk down Ghost Town’s Main Street as thousands of sparkling lights dance to the beat of familiar holiday music while snow gently falls.

Winter Fest Jan 1-3
Enjoy winter in the OC with ice skating, holiday film viewings, ice tubing, nightly snowfall, Christmas tree lighting celebration and more festive entertainment and family-friendly activities.

OC Chill • Ice Rink Jan 1-31
A tradition the whole family can enjoy! Gliding around Irvine Spectrum Center’s outdoor Ice Rink is the coolest activity in OC so lace up some skates and join the frozen fun in Giant Wheel Court!

Craft & Hobby Association Mega Conference and Trade Show Jan 7-12
The 2015 CHA MEGA Show drew thousands of buyers from 56 countries to see the newest products coming to market.The Show floor featured an array of education and interactive activities including an Independent Retailer Conference, product workshops, a Makerspace with live demonstrations, a Designer Showcase featuring the hottest craft designers, celebrity appearances, and fashion shows.

Bollywood Bridal Show Jan 10
Bollywood bridal show features the finest South Asian and American vendors in California, for Californians to experience the rich culture and traditions of Hindu, Muslim, Sikh, Christian and other Southeast Asian weddings & preparation. California’s best & experienced vendors will be here under one roof to help you plan and help you make decisions that will make your dream wedding into reality.

Decadent Donuts – A Hands On Cooking Class Jan 10
Whether they are baked or fried, yeast or cake… homemade donuts are delicious! In this class our Chef Instructor will share techniques on creating yeast doughs, flavorful cake doughnuts, and frying both.  You will also learn tips on creating a perfect pate a choux and versatile glazes. Join us for 3 1/2 hours of sinful indulgence as we mix, fry, and glaze decadent donuts!
714-453-COOK(2665) |

Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend @ Disneyland   Jan 14-17

Newport News Restaurant Week  Jan 15 – Feb 6
Visit those hot spots you’ve always wanted to try and return to your neighborhood favorites you’ve loved for years. No matter where you choose to dine, you’ll be a part of a community-wide celebration of the great restaurants and talented chefs who serve up fresh, delicious cuisine every day.

OC Roller Derby: Heroes vs Villains Jan 23
Please check website to confirm date and time.
TICKETS: Your ticket will be held at will call. Please bring ID to will call, which opens one hour before the first game. If you would like physical tickets and do not want to pay the extra online fee-you can purchase them from any skater at any practice or at our shop, OC Roller Skates, located at 5555 MC Fadden Huntington Beach, CA 92649. Limited amounts of VIP tickets (if available) are sold online or by purchasing a VIP season ticket.

Centennial Farm Garden Class – Pruning Workshop  Jan 30
“Pruning Workshop”: A follow-up to “Pruning Fruit Trees: The Basics” held in November, this second workshop will offer pruning demonstrations of a variety of trees around Centennial Farm.

Snow Day Jan 31
Tons of frosty snow will be delivered to the park to enable youngsters to sled, make snow people, and have old-fashioned snowball battles. Children are advised to wear warm clothes and gloves. The event time is 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.