The annual Dana Point Festival of Whales celebrates the return of the California Gray Whale. In addition to whale watching at the height of whale watching season, festival includes a kick-off parade, Sand Sculpting, Ocean Awareness Day, musical entertainment, on-the-water Concert, Whale of a Block Party, Art Shows, Pancake Breakfast, BBQs, Kids Interpretive Crafts, Classic Car Exhibits, Lectures/Seminars at multiple venues including the Ocean Institute, Historic Walking Tours, Paddling Events, Sailing/Rowing/Kayak/SUP Demos, plus much more!
Dana Point Harbor
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Chance Theater Family Series presents: A Wrinkle in Time February 14 - March 1, 2020

Kids between the ages of 5 to 12 can show off their favorite animals in a contest for, The Cutest, Most Unusual, Best Team Costume (owner and pet), Funniest & Most Obedient (pet, not child).
A special "Judges Choice" prize will be awarded and this winner will be given the opportunity to be in the Swallows' Day Parade.
Los Rios Park
31747 Los Rios Street
San Juan Capistrano, CA
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To celebrate the 24th year of business and to show appreciation to all their loyal customers Irvine Park is rolling back to their original 1996 prices during their anniversary weekend… including $2.00 train rides! The anniversary celebration will also feature other $2-$4 activities and concessions including carnival games, hot dogs, sodas, ice creams, popcorn, bounce house tickets and cotton candy.
Irvine Regional Park
1 Irvine Park Road
Orange, CA 92869
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Festival of Whales - March 7-8 & 14-15, 2020

The Kid's Pet Parade - February 15, 2020

Nothing brings people together like food! Orange County's favorite restaurants are dishing up delicious food at fantastic prices for one week only so get out there and try new restaurants. The prix fixe menus are priced at $10, $15, $20 and $25 per person for lunch, and $20, $30, $40 and $50 per person for dinner. The only thing to make for dinner during Restaurant Week is reservations! This is the time for food lovers to try new places, enjoy a romantic dinner, get a group of friends, and dine out! Enjoy a week of fabulous dining, start planning your week of great eats today!
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Irvine Park Railroad Anniversary - February 29 – March 1, 2020

Meg’s scientist Father vanished over two years ago, under mysterious circumstances. Aided by Mrs. Whatsit and her friends, Meg, her brother Charles Wallace, and her friend Calvin are transported through time and space on a mission to rescue their Father from the evil forces that hold him prisoner. John Glore’s theatrical adaptation brings Madeleine L’Engle’s story to life. Ages 4 and up. 20% off tickets. Limited availability. Use code "Tesser20"
Chance Theater @ Bette Aitken Theater Arts Center
5522 E. La Palma Ave.
Anaheim, CA
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