Orange County November 2017 Events
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Ice Rink at the Spectrum Nov – Feb
Outdoor skating rink at the Irvine Spectrum. Located in Giant Wheel Court adjacent to Nordstrom and Macy’s.
Save the Waves Film Festival 2017 Nov 2
You’d trade your feet for a set of fins in a heartbeat, but not if we don’t protect our oceans and gorgeous coastlines. Save the Waves presents a medley of documentaries to bring awareness to these endangered coastlines. Other films concentrate on what life by the coast entails, delivering individual accounts on surfing, sea life and the natural beauty of coastlines around the world.
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.
The Red Barn Fire & Ash Wine Dinner Nov 4
The Red Barn, a Fire & Ash Wine Dinner at Centennial Farm features a farm tour and multi-course wine paired dinner.
Discovery CubePresents: Pumpkin Launch Nov 4
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
Dinosaur Dash Nov 5
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.
Holiday Home Tour and Gift Boutique Nov 17
The Annual Silverado Country Fair and Folk Festival is one of the best family events of the season which explores the wonders of the area’s Old West rustic culture, great live Bluegrass, Country and Folk music, Wild West reenactments, handmade arts and crafts, 1800’s activities & lock ’em up makeshift jail, tasty food, beer & wine saloon, plus some silly ‘ole timey’ contests, all nestled under the Oak trees below Orange County’s famous Saddleback Mountain.
Sawdust Art & Craft Festival 2017 Weekends Nov 18 – Dec 17
The Sawdust Art Festival sets itself apart from Laguna Beach’s other summer art festivals in that it is non-juried, so it plays a vital role in supporting the careers of many local artists.
Surfing Santa Competition Nov 18-19
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.
Turkey Trot Nov 23
California’s Largest Thanksgiving Day Run Event – The Dana Point Turkey Trot – One of America’s Most Scenic Runs… hosted by The Dana Point Chamber of Commerce. Tour the beautiful beach, majestic cliffs and coves of Dana Point.
Tamale Festival Nov 26
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.