Monthly Archives: December 2018

Orange County January 2019 Events

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Orange County Farmers Markets Ongoing
List of Farmers Markets in Orange County
www.orangecounty.net/html/farmersmarkets.html

Science of Gingerbread Through Jan. 6
Aprons on, scientists! You’ll head into the world of the classic holiday dessert and find out how science plays a crucial role in the kitchen. Our favorite goodies don’t come together magically though. We use heat, math, engineering and other important components in order to bake and create the confections everyone loves.https://oc.discoverycube.org/event/science-of-gingerbread/

Knott’s Merry Farm Through Jan. 6
Guests of all ages can embrace the joy of Christmas at Knott’s Merry Farm, with classic shows like the Holiday Ice Show featuring Snoopy, the Peanuts Gang and a cast of world class ice skaters, the nightly tree lighting ceremony and The Christmas Carol. Plus stroll through the merry streets of Calico for unique seasonal treats, Santa’s Christmas Cabin, traditional live Christmas Carolers, a Christmas Crafts Village, an enchanting Snow and Glow show with nightly falling snow, and so much more.
https://www.knotts.com/play/merry-farm/attractions

African Twilight: Vanishing Rituals & Ceremonies Through Jan. 6
Bowers Museum proudly presents a masterpiece of historic story-telling that captures Africa’s vanishing cultural landscape through video and images that illuminate diversity and power of ancient tribes and traditions. https://www.bowers.org/index.php/exhibitions/upcoming-exhibitions/503-african-twilight-vanishing-rituals-ceremonies

Art Colony: The Laguna Beach Art Association, 1918-1935 Through Jan. 13
This exhibition is part of a year-long celebration of the museum’s history and legacy, honoring the artists of a hundred years ago whose organization eventually became Laguna Art Museum. http://lagunaartmuseum.org/

Annual Surf City Splash & Pancake Breakfast Jan. 1
Celebrate the New Year with a dip in the chilly Pacific Ocean. No wetsuits – that’s cheating! The Surf City Splash also features a pancake breakfast (ends at 11 a.m.) and vendor booths all day.  http://www.hbsurfcitysplash.com/

Law Enforcement Appreciation Day 5K – Anaheim Jan. 9
January 9, 2019 is National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day! To honor law enforcement we are hosting a virtual race. We will be donating at least 15% of every registration to Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.), whose mission is “Rebuilding shattered lives of survivors and co-workers affected by line of duty deaths, through partnerships with law enforcement and the community.”
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-law-enforcement-appreciation-day-5k-10k-anaheim-tickets-52345609126

Rock it in Aliso & Wood Canyons 5K and 17K Trail Race Jan. 12
The 5K is a fast out and back course along the Aliso Creek Trail (East) to Wood Canyon. The 17K (yes 17K, almost 11 miles) offers a few challenging climbs, including Rock it Trail, technical terrain, and nice long flat stretches. Both distances are almost entirely on trails except for one brief paved road crossing.
http://www.rockitracingoc.com/aliso–wood-canyons.html

Irvine Half Marathon Jan. 12
Formerly known as the Southern California Half & 5K, the Irvine Half Marathon is taking place on Saturday, January 12. The race will begin at 20 Lakeview Drive and will conclude at Mike Ward Park. https://www.irvinehalf.com/

Super Warrior 5K Jan. 17
The Super Warrior 5K, is hosted by Stripes of a Warrior, a local 501(c)(3) nonprofit that originated in Anaheim, California. It will be held at Yorba Regional Park in Anaheim Hills. Our mission is to help cancer Warriors FIGHT cancer financially. We provide financial assistance to those that have been diagnosed with cancer and are unable to afford their medical bills, housing, medication, or food expenses, etc.
http://stripesofawarrior.com/super-warrior-5k/

Amigo Guitar Show Jan. 26-27
This tradeshow has tons of international appeal with vintage, new and rare products. Attendees may bring their own items too the show to sell and trade.
https://10times.com/socal-world-guitar-show

Gray Whale Migration Off Newport Beach Winter/Spring  Through April
The Gray Whale makes the most spectacular and longest mass migration of any marine mammal. Tens of thousands of gray whales migrate annually along the Newport/Laguna Beach coastline from the summer feeding grounds in the Bering Sea to the winter grounds of the Baja California lagoons and travel along the Newport Beach coast during the months of December, January, February, March, & April. During the gray whale migration it is not uncommon to view 5 or more gray whales a cruise making for excellent viewing opportunities. Other varieties of whales including finback whales, humpback whales, and minke whales can also be viewed along with several species of dolphin.  www.newportwhales.com/newport_beach_whale_watch_offer_16.html

Events Resources
www.visittheoc.com/events
www.orangecounty.net/html/events.html
www.visitanaheim.org/explore/events
www.visitsjc.com
www.missionsjc.com
www.lakeforestca.gov
www.destinationirvine.com
www.pretendcity.org
www.ocfair.com/ocf2
www.newportwhales.com
https://socalpulse.com/

Holiday Lights 2018

Holiday Lights 2018-Blog

Orange County Holiday Lights

There are many places to view the wonderful sights of Orange County’s Holiday Lights. Here are a few of the popular places, in addition to a list of links to assist in guiding you around to some of the favorite areas.
ALISO VIEJO King Eider Lane | Bough Avenue
ANAHEIM HILLS Bel Air Neighborhood (Santa Ana Rd. near Weir Canyon)
ANAHEIM 306 Barryknoll Street | 151 S. Jeanine Way | 2118 W. Minerva Avenue
BALBOA ISLAND 327 Sapphire Avenue (Zimmerman House)
BREA Eagle Hills, East Birch and South Starflower Streets | 515 Cedar Ave.
BUENA PARK 8419 Santa Berta Way (Cross Streets are Crescent& Western) | 8073 Calendula Drive
CODO DE CAZA Gooseberry Court
COSTA MESA 3150 Bear St. | 467 East 19th St. | Lilac & Santa Ana Ave. | 77 Fair Drive (City Hall) – Snoopy’s House CYPRESS 5208 Cumberland Drive
DANA POINT Annual Boat Parade of Lights http://www.danapointharbor.com/ | Monarch Beach Resort
FOUNTAIN VALLEY 16559 Euclid Mile Square Park | Brookhurst & Heil | 18323 Stanislaus Street
FULLERTON Woods and Amerige | Mountain View Ave. & Fullerton Creek Rd. |Sparkle Ball St. | North Yale
GARDEN GROVE 6531, 6541, 5521 Belgrave Avenue | 12112 Wutzke Street
HUNTINGTON BEACH Bolsa Chica Ave.| 16889 Algonquin St. | La Cresta Drive |Cruise of Lights Boat Parade, http://www.CruiseofLights.org/
LADERA RANCH 2011 Bramford Street | Shelton Ct. and Sutherland Dr. | Mayville Place
LAGUNA HILLS Mawson Dr. |25276 Orellano Way
LAGUNA NIGUEL 2011 Eider Court | Nellie Gail Rd.
LAKE FOREST 22981 Belquest Dr.| 24952 Greenbay Dr.| Ashbrook St. | Buckwood St. | 25982 Dundee Drive | Rimrock Street, Peachwood & Tamarisk (Trabuco Canyon & Lake Forest Dr.) | 25141 Steinway Circle
LA PALMA Houston Avenue |Tiara Lane
MISSION VIEJO 26152 Cordillera (Whoville House) | 23446 Bolivar Street | 27093 Pinario |Via Amistoso St.
NEWPORT BEACH El Paseo St. on Lido Peninsula | Harbor Island Dr.|327 Saphire Ave.
NEWPORT BEACH Annual Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade https://www.christmasboatparade.com/
ORANGE 451 N. Citrus St. | 1431 North Shaffer St. | Locust & Glassell | Pine St.| 7633 E. Saddlehill Trail | 1767 N.  Lindenholz St. | 463 N. Emerald Dr.
PLACENTIA 444 Normany (“Frozen” House)
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA 22 El Corazon | 20 El Corzo (Candy Cane Land) | 11 Twilight Lane
TUSTIN Red Hill Avenue & Olwyn Drive | 2351 Caper Tree Drive | 1151 Windsor Lane
YORBA LINDA East Lake Village | 18665 & 18974 Seabiscuit | 4712 Via Del Rancho | 20630 Vista Del Sol