Costa Mesa's New Craft Market Highlights Local Artists

Set up by the First United Methodist Church in Costa Mesa, a new craft market featuring numerous creators and artists will take place once a month, debuting just in time for the upcoming holiday season.

Panoringan: Laguna Beach is Undergoing a Restaurant Renaissance

With eight new eateries, menu overhauls, a relocation and three additional concepts in the works, this coastal city best known for local artists is experiencing a restaurant revival.

O.C. Museum of Art Takes Local Media on Hard Hat Tour

The $93 million museum is expected to open Oct. 8, 2022. OCMA announced free admission for the first 10 years.

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. 


OC Film Fiesta

The 12th Annual celebration of film from Media Arts Santa Ana will combine in-person and virtual screenings of new and vintage cinema alike  DETAILS »


Silent Sky

The venerable Costa Mesa Playhouse returns to live, in-person performances with this dramatization of the life of pioneering 20th-century astronomer Henrietta Leavitt  DETAILS »


Arpana Dance Conversations

On Saturday, a new, free edition launches of these stimulating, streaming conversations looking back on the history of Indian dance in Southern California  DETAILS »


Heritage Festival & Parade

The 57th annual celebration in Placentia kicks off with the traditional pancake breakfast and continues with family games, food booths, a car show and muc more  DETAILS »


The Beauty of Quilts

Final week to enjoy this display at Buena Park City Hall from the non-profit Acacia Quilt Guild - which celebrates the beauty of quilting while raising money for charitable causes  DETAILS »

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