Orange County’s 2021 4th of July Fireworks Shows and Events Make Up For Last Year

As the county opens back up and people are eager to enjoy the outdoors again, grab your family and a lawn chair to watch firework shows and other Fourth of July celebrations in a city near you.

New Chamber Group Makes Its Debut at Post-pandemic Barclay Theatre

Trio Barclay, with violinist Dennis Kim, plays music by Shostakovich, Dvorák and Seyfried during their inaugural concert.

An Evening With Renée Fleming is the Perfect Way to Celebrate the Normality We Crave

Renée Fleming's electric performance during the Barclay's first in-person post-pandemic indoor concert was a welcome balm for an enthusiastic audience.

As of June 15th, the State of California has lifted nearly all restrictions and is, effectively re-opened. Arts Orange County is proud to celebrate the return of gathering to enjoy the arts, and hopes you take advantage of the opportunity when you're ready! Individual businesses and venues will continue to have their own safety regulations and precautions, and we strongly advise reviewing them as you make your plans. We will continue to recommend a variety of both in-person and virtual ways to bring the arts into your life 


4th of July - Remember When Rock Was Young Concert

Craig A. Meyer hadlines as "Almost Elton John," paying raucous tribue to music's Rocket Man as the centerpiece of the Pacific Symphony's glorious Independence Day fireworks spectacle and concert  DETAILS »


Heal the World Concert

The first live performance in over a year from the beloved All-American Boys Chorus will take audiences on an uplifting journey through America's musical heritage  DETAILS »


OC Virtual Premiere: Sweat

The Chance Theater creates a virtual production of the searing, Pulitzer Prize-winning stage drama about friendships put to the test under economic pressure  DETAILS »


Brea: 41st Annual Country Fair

City Hall Park in Brea is the venue for this one day festival of rides, games, food, and entertainment  DETAILS »


The Alley Cats at The Muck

With Orange County roots, the Grammy-nominated doo wop vocalists are always a welcome sight in their home territory - on July 8th, they take the stage at the Muckenthaler Cultural Center in Fullerton  DETAILS »

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