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Events, Activities, Entertainment & Other Things to Do
Orange County Area
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12/11/2019
AWARD-WINNING GREGG YOUNG & THE 2ND STREET BAND PLAY HOLIDAY GROOVES FOR ADOPT-A-FAMILY LUNCHEON

800 W Katella Ave, Anaheim,CA 92802 562-433-4858 - free - Gregg Young & the 2nd Street Steel Drum Band, Holiday Style Line-up: multi-genre, award-winning Gregg Young/guitar and Award-winning PanMan Ross Harper Array of world-class sounds including Holiday T ....

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12/12/2019 to 12/13/2019
HB APA'S "SOUNDS OF THE SEASON"

1905 Main St 7145362514 - $22 - HO! HO! HO! Plan to spend a little time away from the modern-day holiday grind as the APA Orchestra Department presents their annual celebration of winter-holiday cheer. In addition to the festive so ....

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12/12/2019 to 12/13/2019
HB APA'S "SOUNDS OF THE SEASON"

1905 Main St 7145362514 - $22 - HO! HO! HO! Plan to spend a little time away from the modern-day holiday grind as the APA Orchestra Department presents their annual celebration of winter-holiday cheer. In addition to the festive so ....

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12/12/2019 to 12/13/2019
HB APA'S "SOUNDS OF THE SEASON"

1905 Main St 7145362514 - $22 - HO! HO! HO! Plan to spend a little time away from the modern-day holiday grind as the APA Orchestra Department presents their annual celebration of winter-holiday cheer. In addition to the festive so ....

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12/12/2019 to 12/13/2019
COLLEGE THURSDAYS @ MANSION OC 18+ / UCI FINAL EXAM - END OF SCHOOL PARTY / $5 UNTIL 1030

841 Baker St, Costa Mesa 92626 - $5 - From the creators of Thursays at OHM Nightclub Hollywood & The Globe DTLA bring you our newest OC Edition Orange County's Premier 18+ Party **** FRESH THURSDAYS **** -----College Thursdays ----- pres ....

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12/14/2019
CHRISTMAS AT THE OC ZOO

1 Irvine Park Road, Orange, CA 92869 714-973-6846 - $2 - Join us for holiday fun at the OC Zoo! Activities include visits with Santa, story time with Mrs. Claus, holiday kids crafts, photo area, and games! Come see the zoo animals receive treat-filled “gi ....

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12/13/2019 to 12/15/2019
CANDLELIGHT WALK AT HERITAGE HILL

25151 Serrano Road 949-923-2230 - $5 per person ages 3 and over - Please join us for three enchanted evenings of the highly anticipated Candlelight Walk at OC Parks’ Heritage Hill Historical Park. Take a stroll along Luminaria-lit pathways as you enter historical ....

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12/23/2019
LOS ANGELES EXPERT WARNS EARLY START TO FLU SEASON COULD SIGNAL EPIDEMIC IF PRECAUTIONS NOT TAKEN

5455 Garden Grove Blvd, Westminster, CA 92683 5624911000 - - The CDC reports that flu season has begun much earlier than usual with California earning the dubious distinction (along with Louisiana and Maryland) of seeing the most widespread outbreaks. While De ....

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12/02/2019 to 12/31/2019
BAYSIDE OPENS FOR LUNCH DURING DECEMBER

900 Bayside Drive Newport Beach, 92660 (949) 721-1222 - - Bayside Restaurant will be open for lunch 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. during the month of December only. Come gather and celebrate with friends, family and colleagues to enjoy an updated menu, including Chi ....

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12/31/2019
GIANT NEW YEAR'S EVE PARTY FOR SINGLES AND COUPLES

1500 S. Raymond Avenue, Fullerton, CA 92831 7146224977 - $29.00 - $75.00 - Giant New Year's Eve 2020 Dance Party for Singles and Couples in Orange County Two rooms for dancing with Tyghtship Band & Dj Larry Singles and Couples Ages: 19 to 91 Super Social Party ***350 - ....

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12/31/2019 to 01/01/2020
ORANGE COUNTY NEW YEARS EVE BLOCK PARTY 2020

4647 Macarthur Blvd, Newport Beach, California, 92660, United States 2122554233 - ALL ACCESS OPEN BAR OC BLOCK PARTY : USD 69.0, All Access Open Bar OC Block Party FAST PASS: USD 99.0, Midnight Toast Package (Terrace) for 6 - Legacy: USD 800.0, Silver VIP Table Package For 8 - Legacy: USD 1792.99, Ring in the New Year Package for 10 - Legacy: USD 2000.0, The 2020 Table Package for 12 - Legacy: USD 2500.0, Kiss Me At Midnight Package for 2 - TEN: USD 600.0, Bronze Table Package for 6 - TEN: USD 800.0, 2020 is Here Package for 7 - TEN: USD 1000.0, Lounge Package for 8 - TEN: USD 1200.0, Platinum VIP Package for 8 - TEN: USD 1400.0 - You can have it all this New Year's at the Orange County NYE Block Party. Debuting this New Year's Eve, three hot O.C. venues turn up the volume in one all-access New Year's bash. One ticket gets you ....

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12/18/2019 to 01/05/2020
WINTER FEST OC

88 Fair Dr, Costa Mesa, 92626 - $10 - Winter Fest OC, Southern California’s favorite annual holiday tradition, returns to the OC Fair & Event Center December 19th through January 5th. Enjoy 18 days of affordable fun with the Orange Coun ....

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12/07/2019 to 01/06/2020
CAPISTRSNO LIGHTS

26801 Ortega Highyway (949) 234-1300 - $10 for Adults (ages 12-60) $9 for Seniors $5 for Children (ages 4-11) - The Mission will host Capistrano Lights 2019: Experience the Mission at Night featuring a nightly tree lighting and music program held from December 7 through January 6, 2020. After the Mission close ....

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01/11/2020
RAISING CONNECTED, HAPPY, SUCCESSFUL KIDS THROUGH ART

2021 North Grand Avenue, Santa Ana, CA, 92705 - FREE - Learn simple and practical art therapy-based tools to help children and teens understand and express their emotions, communicate nonverbally when words aren’t working, build connections with others, ....

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01/14/2020 to 01/15/2020
APA OPEN DOORS: A 2020 OPEN HOUSE EVENT

1905 Main St, Huntington Beach, 92648 7145362514 - Free - HO! HO! HO! Plan to spend a little time away from the modern-day holiday grind as the APA Orchestra Department presents their annual celebration of winter-holiday cheer. In addition to the festive so ....

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01/10/2020 to 01/19/2020
HB APA'S "SWEENEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET"

1905 Main St 7145362514 - $30 - The Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts presents its annual Musical Theatre department fundraiser and show: "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street" in our APA Studio Theater. FR ....

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01/19/2020
PACIFIC SYMPHONY PLAYS MOZART WITH BENJAMIN SMOLEN & DENNIS KIM

1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 - $45/$60/$75/$85 *Senior, Student and Active Military: $40.50/$54/$67.50/$76.50 - Carl St.Clair, conductor
Benjamin Smolen, flute
Dennis Kim, violin This concert is truly a Pacific Symphony family affair. Joining Maestro St.Clair in this all-Mozart program is Pacific Symphony’s C ....


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01/25/2020
RANKY TANKY

1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 - $35 *Senior, Student and Active Military: $31.50 - “Ranky Tanky” translates loosely as “Work It,” or “Get Funky!” “Gullah” comes from West African language and means “a people blessed by God,” and is used to describe a culture born in the s ....

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01/26/2020
SECRET AGENT 23 SKIDOO

1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 - $5 Children (12 years old and under)/$15 Adults - Come join a dance party! When the funky beat and the bass groove drop, even the shyest kids get in on the action. The mission of the Grammy Award-winning, internationally-touring, purple velvet tuxed ....

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02/01/2020
HARRY ALLEN TRIO

1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 - $35/$45 *Senior, Student and Active Military: $31.50/$40.50 - Harry Allen’s been described as a throwback since his choice of material is jazz standards. If you like your jazz music played the way it was “meant” to be played: with confidence, straight-forwar ....

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02/08/2020
THE 5TH DIMENSION

1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 - $35/$45/$55/$65 *Senior, Student and Active Military: $31.50/$40.50/$49.50/$58.50 - In 1967, a little-known vocal group called The 5th Dimension recorded the song “Up, Up and Away” which catapulted the group to instant stardom. Countless magazine covers, world tours and several Gr ....

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02/09/2020
DANIIL TRIFONOV

1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 - $45/$60/$75/$85 *Senior, Student and Active Military: $40.50/$54/$67.50/$76.50 - Grammy Award-winning pianist Daniil Trifonov – “one of the most spectacularly virtuosic pianists of the day” (The New York Times) – has made a spectacular ascent in the world of classical music a ....

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02/21/2020
ALEXI KENNEY

1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 - $27/$37/$48/$55 *Senior, Student and Active Military: $24.30/$33.30/$43.20/$49.50 - Alexi Kenney, recipient of a 2016 Avery Fisher Career Grant, hailed as “a talent to watch” by The New York Times, which also noted his “architect’s eye for structure and space and a tone that ran ....

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02/23/2020
RENEE ROSNES TRIO

1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 - $35/$45 *Senior, Student and Active Military: $31.50/$40.50 - Renee Rosnes is one of the premier jazz pianists and composers of her generation. She has recorded 17 albums as a leader and worked with many of the great jazz masters, including Joe Henderson, Wayne ....

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02/29/2020
PERLA BATALLA "IN THE HOUSE OF COHEN" & MARIA MULDAUR

1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 - $25/$32/$40/$50 *Senior, Student and Active Military: $22.50/$28.80/$36/$45 - For years Perla Batalla toured the world with Leonard Cohen, sharing in his music, poetry and wisdom. Her songs and personal stories reflect her love for her legendary partner and mentor and how his ....

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02/29/2020
ADVANCED VALUE-BASED HEALTHCARE CONFERENCE - VBHC 2020, NEWPORT BEACH, CA

690 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach, California, 92660, United States 9493384244 - Registration - All Categories: USD 299.00 - The VBHC 2020 conference is an ALL NEW Summit for Advanced Value-Based Healthcare, that will take place February 29, 2020, in sunny Newport Beach, California at the beautiful Fashion Island Hotel. In ....

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02/29/2020
ADVANCED VALUE-BASED HEALTHCARE CONFERENCE - VBHC 2020, NEWPORT BEACH, CA

690 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach, California, 92660, United States 9493384244 - Registration - All Categories: USD 299.00 - The VBHC 2020 conference is an ALL NEW Summit for Advanced Value-Based Healthcare, that will take place February 29, 2020, in sunny Newport Beach, California at the beautiful Fashion Island Hotel. In ....

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03/07/2020
MURRAY PERAHIA

1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 - $50/$65/$80/$90 *Senior, Student and Active Military: $45/$58.50/$72/$81 - Sponsored by Dr. Kenneth and Sandra Tokita and the Parnassus Society
Murray Perahia has been called “a musician of big ideas” who “relishes the opportunity to air them in a large public forum” ( ....


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03/08/2020
JAZZY ASH & THE LEAPING LIZARDS

1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 - $5 Children (12 years old and under)/$15 Adults - Jazzy Ash invites the whole family to come along on a Crescent City inspired, jazzy music adventure with her band the Leaping Lizards. Kids (and parents, too!) get to dance and learn about the music ....

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