Symphony on the Go Reaches Out to New Audiences

Pacific Symphony takes its show on the road with free concerts at parks, farmers' markets and parking lots.

Orange County Film Festivals Come Back with a Vengeance

Three homegrown film fests bring a cornucopia of October offerings to movie fans.

Orange County's Dance Season is in Full Swing, and Contemporary is King

Philadelphia's BalletX and Orange County's own Backhausdance will present contemporary dance performances this Saturday, Oct. 16.

Chefs Sourcing Local Seafood May See Long-Term Impacts from Oil Spill

SCR Returns to Live Indoor Theater With a Wordy But Fascinating World Premiere

The arts in Orange County are blossoming both in-person and online, and Arts Orange County is proud to spotlight these events happening here this week. For any in-person events, be sure to check the venue's audience guidelines in advance for the latest health and safety protocols. 



Anaheim's Chance Theater presents the Orange County premiere of the Pulitzer-finalist drama about pain passed downward through generations and the insidious, lasting impact of prejudice and bias within one's own community  DETAILS »


OC Japan Fair

Visit Centennial Farm at OC Fair & Event Center this weekend only for an all-ages celebration of the art, the music, and the flavors of Japan  DETAILS »


Pop-Up: Surf City Art Fest

You can see and shop for the unique creations of local artists at Huntington Beach Art Center's art mart happening throughout October, both in-person and online  DETAILS »


Music from the Movies

Pacific Symphony is bringing back its Family Musical Mornings concert series with this salute to the music behind classic Disney and Star Wars films  DETAILS »


Artist Conversation - La Maestra Exhibition

LibroMobile presents this opening reception and conversation, taking you deeper into the monthlong mixed-media exhibition celebrating the works of maestras and artists Lisa Alvarez and Juliana Rico  DETAILS »

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