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6 Fun Things to Do in Orange County This Weekend

6 Fun Things to Do in Orange County This Weekend

Opening day of the Orange County Fair in Costa Mesa, Calif., on July 14, 2023. (John Fredricks/The Epoch Times)

Sophie Li

Sophie Li

7/20/2023

Updated: 7/21/2023

Zookeeper Day at OC Zoo

Learn more about zookeepers’ daily work and celebrate their dedication to the animals through making thank-you cards and other fun crafts. The first 100 children ages 12 and under will be able to ride the Irvine Park Railroad train for free.
1 Irvine Park Rd., Orange. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Ticket $2, Parking $5. For more information, visit www.ocparks.com

Pageant of the Masters 90th Anniversary Party and Parade

Dress yourself in a costume inspired by your most beloved artwork and blend in with the mesmerizing “living pictures” parade. There will be contests, photo opportunities, music, and much more fun for all ages.
650 Laguna Canyon Rd., Laguna Beach. Saturday, 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Free. For more information, visit www.foapom.com

Orange County Fair

The annual county fair—running until Aug. 13—features an extensive range of exhibits, food vendors, entertainment, thrilling rides, and engaging hands-on activities.
88 Fair Dr., Costa Mesa. July 14 to Aug. 13, Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., Friday and Saturday: 11 a.m. to midnight. Admission $15. For more information, visit ocfair.com
Opening day of the Orange County Fair in Costa Mesa, Calif., on July 14, 2023. (John Fredricks/The Epoch Times)

Opening day of the Orange County Fair in Costa Mesa, Calif., on July 14, 2023. (John Fredricks/The Epoch Times)

Angels Home Games

As the Los Angeles Angels return to their hallowed turf, devoted local fans should get ready for the three games at the Angel Stadium this weekend to cheer for their favorite team while it clashes with Pittsburgh Pirates.
2000 E Gene Autry Way, Anaheim. Friday to Sunday. For time and ticket information, visit www.mlb.com/angels
Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Shohei Ohtani (17) is greeted by third base coach Bill Haselman (82) as he runs the bases after hitting a home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox in Anaheim, Calif., on June 26, 2023. (Ashley Landis/AP Photo)

Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Shohei Ohtani (17) is greeted by third base coach Bill Haselman (82) as he runs the bases after hitting a home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox in Anaheim, Calif., on June 26, 2023. (Ashley Landis/AP Photo)

Irvine Nights

Immerse yourself in a family-friendly night market extravaganza at the Orange County Great Park featuring an array of delectable food and beverage vendors, local makers, and captivating performances. The kids’ zone is where the little ones can unleash their energy on inflatables, mini golf, carnival games, and much more.
8000 Great Park Blvd., Irvine. Friday, 5–10 p.m. Free admission. Kids’ zone wristband: $15 online and $20 at the door. For more information, visit www.irvinenights.com

Christmas in July at Anaheim GardenWalk

Come and get ahead preparing for the end-of-year celebration if you would like to avoid the headache later! The event offers summer shopping for holiday goods with a variety of vendors, as well as giveaways, live music, and many other attractions.
400 Disney Way, Anaheim. Friday, 6–10 p.m. Free admission. For more information, visit www.eventbrite.com
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Sophie Li

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Sophie Li is a Southern California-based reporter covering local daily news, state policies, and breaking news for The Epoch Times. Besides writing, she is also passionate about reading, photography, and tennis.

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