Monthly Archives: August 2016

Orange County September 2016 Events


Orange County Farmers Markets Ongoing
List of Farmers Markets in Orange County

To Live & Dine OC 2016 Sept 1
Please join Modern Luxury and Chef Amar Santana for an exciting evening at Soka University of America, featuring tastings from famous Orange County restaurants, showings from the best in Orange County home design, and our very exciting Chef’s Challenge! Featuring live entertainment from Soultones.

The 34th Annual Great Labor Day Cruise Sept 2
Enjoy the 34th year of this three-day hot rod car show. Proceeds benefit the Freedom Station assisting wounded soldiers returning to civilian life.

International Street Fair Sept 2-4
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.

48th Annual Costa Mesa Speedway Bonanza Sept 10
The most exciting, colorful and unpredictable live action racing event in the nation. Costa Mesa Speedway has put fans right on top of all the action from the comfort of Arena style grandstand seating since 1969. Suitable for the whole family.

Seal Beach Arts & Craft Fair Sept 10-11
More than 90 artisans with original handmade art: Painters, Jewelry makers, Stained Glass, Ceramics, Clothing, Novelties, Recycled Art, Free Face Painting Free Sidewalk Chalk Drawing along the pier.

Tall Ships Festival Sept 10-11
The festival features a spectacular array of family-fun activities including live music, art shows and a variety of tasty food. Interactive living-history encampments including blacksmiths, scrimshaw artists, and the infamous Port Royal Privateers are sure to entertain and amaze guests of all ages and are not to be missed. Additionally, you can explore the historic tallships and listen to the crew share tails of adventure and life at sea.

Dachshund Races Sept 11, 18, 25
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.

Oktoberfest Sept 11 – Oct 30
Eat, Drink, Dance & be Merry at Southern California’s BEST & Most DIVERSE OKTOBERFEST (voted by German World Magazine) with live Oom-Pah-Pa Bands directly from Germany. Come get your prost on with one of your favorite Imported German Beers, Bratwurst, Rotisserie Chicken, Hamburgers, Pork Sandwiches, Strudel, Pretzels & more.

Anaheim’s 4th Annual OC Fest of Ales Returns! Sept 17
With brews, food and music, Anaheim’s fourth annual OC Fest of Ales will support local non-profit organizations during the one day, hop-filled event on Center Street Promenade.

St NorbertFest Sept 16
The annual St. Norbertfest (formerly Oktoberfest) continues to grow and helps to build the parish, school, and the Orange community. There will be great food fun games such as Sumo Mania, bingo, raffles, exciting ridesand awesome entertainment for everyone-it’s a perfect time for fellowship!

Surf City Days Sept 13-18
A great way to end the summer! Spend this weekend at Huntington Beach Downtown and engage in your favorite activities as a participant or spectator.

Dozynki Harvest Festival Sept 17-18
Celebrating Polish culture with food, music dancing and exhibits. Dozynki is a celebration of thanksgiving after a bountiful harvest that dates back to 16th century Poland. It remains a long-standing tradition in Polish communities throughout the world, including the United States and Canada.

Anaheim Craft and Vintage Fair Sept 24
Visit the Anaheim Craft and Vintage Fair to shop for one of a kind handmade items from local crafters. No multi-tiered marketers. Real art and handmade items! Attention foodies! Food will be sold, including Eastern European favorites, baked goods and homemade jam! Free balloon animals! All day raffle!

Cruisin’ For A Cure Car Show Sept 24
The world’s largest one day car show dedicated to helping find a cure for Prostate Cancer. Live music, food and vendors.

Orange County Craft Beer Festival Sept 24
This year there will be over 90 breweries serving over 200 craft & import beers plus awesome food, live entertainment, beer seminars, all at the best location in Orange County. This is one beer fest where you won’t feel like you are choosing from the same brands you can get in your grocery store. No one under the age of 21 will be admitted.

Orange County Children’s Book Festival Sept 25
The Orange County Children’s Book Festival is designed specifically for children of all ages. This family-fun festival attracts more than 30,000 visitors who will be entertained and delighted by authors, illustrators, booksellers, animals, storytellers, costumed characters, train rides, crafts, food and entertainment and much, much more.

Newport Beach Wine and Food Festival Sept 29
The Thrid Annual Newport Bech Wine and Food Festival returns to bring the best culinary experinces to Orange County. This four day event provides a host of food and wine events that will delight foodies and wine enthusiasts alike. Attendees can taste delicious food, sip various wines & cocktails and learn about the culinary arts during the course of this diverse event.

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