Monthly Archives: October 2016

Orange County November 2016 Events

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Orange County Farmers Markets Ongoing
List of Farmers Markets in Orange County
http://www.orangecounty.net

Ice Rink at the Spectrum Nov – Jan
Outdoor skating rink at the Irvine Spectrum. Located in Giant Wheel Court adjacent to Nordstrom and Macy’s.
www.shopirvinespectrumcenter.com

Revolution Bike Fest Nov 4
Don’t miss this awesome cycling festival weekend! The creators of Over the Hump are bringing you an off-the-hook weekend celebrating life on 2 wheels. Iconic road rides, epic trail rides, comping, bike demos, pump tracks, slalom courses, tasty food, live bands, beer gardens and much more!
http://revolutionbikefest.com

A Taste of San Clemente Nov 4
Held under the stars, this annual event serves up culinary masterpieces from over twenty of the areas finest restaurants, as well as sixteen premium wineries from throughout California, ice cold Microbrews and more.
www.scchamber.com

Save The Waves Film Festival – Dana Point Nov 4
The 8th annual Save The Waves Film Festival presented by Pacifico & GoPro will bring its 2016 west coast tour to Dana Point for an epic evening of live music and international surf films at The Ocean Institute on Friday 11/4.  North county rockers Trouble in the Wind will open the night’s festivities which will feature surf, adventure, and environmental documentary films.
www.savethewaves.org/filmfestival

StyleCon Nov 5
StyleCon is OC’s biggest fashion & beauty event including fashion presentations, pop-up shops, beauty bars, makeup lounges, meet-and-greets with social media celebs and free goodie bags filled with beauty swag.
www.ocfair.com/ocf2

Discovery CubePresents: Pumpkin Launch  Nov 5
Bring your lawn chairs and witness history at this free event as teams compete to see who can launch a pumpkin at targets using giant trebuchets and other devices. Plus, kids can participate in hands-on activities throughout the day. Don’t miss this great family event!
www.discoverycube.org

Dinosaur Dash  Nov 6
Run for Education! A fund-raiser for the Tustin Public Schools Foundation, this year you can run and ride for education! The Dinosaur Dash features 4 events: 5k and 10k timed races for all ages, a 2k non-timed “Fun Run” and the non-timed 50k bike tour. After the race, there will be entertainment, a Food Court and Expo with games, activities and more. There’s fun for the whole family.
www.tpsf.net/dinodash

Heroes Hall Dedication Ceremony Nov 11
All veterans and their families are invited to attend. This event is outdoors. Heroes Hall at the OC Fair & Event Center will be a permanent, year-round museum with exhibitions, performances and educational programs that celebrate the legacy of Orange County veterans and others who have served our nation.
www.ocfair.com/ocf2

Sip’N’shuck Nov 13
General admission tickets for the 21-and-over event are available for purchase for $95 pre-sale or $120 (of which $25 goes to help fund CASA’s mission). Admission includes oysters and small bites, as well as access to champagne, wine, cocktail and beer sampling. all while enjoying panoramic ocean views at the oceanfront restaurants. Executive Chef Rainer Schwarz and his team will also prepare delicious tastes from both The Deck and Driftwood Kitchen.
www.sipnshuck.com

Sawdust Art Festival’s 26th Annual Winter Fantasy Nov 19 –  Dec 18
Our festival grounds will be transformed into a winter wonderland where 175 artists create, display and sell original creations over the course of five weekends. The Winter Fantasy is offers the most unique holiday shopping in all of Southern California. Art media includes jewelry, clothing, fused and blown glass, ceramics, woodwork, forged metals, painting, photography, sculpture, clothing and textiles.
https://sawdustartfestival.org

Surfing Santa Competition Nov 19
A fun surf competition where men, women and children dress like Santa or other holiday inspired characters and surf Salt Creek to benefit Surfers Healing.
www.surfingsantacontest.org

Swedish Christmas Fair Nov 20
A traditional and authentic Swedish Christmas, complete with a St. Lucia procession brought to you by the SWEA of Orange County. Wonderfully decorated exhibits, food, arts and crafts, traditional music, dancing and activities for children will be available as well as visits from both St. Lucia and the Swedish Santa Claus or “Jultomten”.
www.oldworld.ws/swea.html

Plymouth Rock N’ Run 5k Nov 24
The 5k and 10k course is around the perimeter of the Yorba Regional Park, and the Santa Ana River bike trail. There will be live music throughout the event, courtesy of CSUF jazz combomusic, prizes, food, and a 1k kids fun run for 12 & under.
http://plymouthrocknrun.com/wp

39th Annual Dana Point Turkey Trot 2016 Nov 24
Produced by the Dana Point Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Run Racing, the Dana Point Turkey Trot is the nation’s sixth largest turkey trot in the country.
www.TurkeyTrot.com

Tamale Festival Nov 27
Churro eating contests, as well as best tamale, best dessert tamale, best salsa and hottest salsa contests are part of this annual Festival in La Habra. There also will be food vendors offering pupusas, bacon-wrapped hotdogs, nachos, Mexican-style street corn and baked potatoes, as well as a cantina serving micheladas and margaritas. Live musical entertainment on the main stage (Portola Park) begins at 10:00 a.m.
www.lahabraca.gov/677/Tamale-Festival