Newport Beach Wine Festival Returns to Balboa Bay Resort

May 23, 2024

This Memorial Day Weekend, Balboa Bay Resort proudly inaugurates the summer season with the much-anticipated return of the Newport Beach Wine Festival. Set against the stunning waterfront backdrop of the luxury resort, the 19th Annual Newport Beach Wine Festival promises an extraordinary experience featuring an impressive selection of premium wineries and distributors, a lavish Veuve Clicquot Champagne Brunch, exclusive Justin Winery Limited Release Wine Dinner, world-class cuisine, live music, and much more throughout the three-day celebration.Starting on Friday, May 24th, the exclusive Justin Winery Limited Release Wine Dinner initiates an evening of indulgence. Guests will enjoy an exquisite four-course dinner…

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Gospel Voices of OC: Sacred Sounds, Soulful Queens

May 23, 2024

Musco Center and Chapman University presentProduced by Debora Wondercheck of Arts & Learning ConservatoryGospel Voices of OC: Sacred Sounds, Soulful QueensSaturday, June 8 at 7 PMFree outdoor concert by Jeff Littleton Jazz Trio at 5 PMJoin Musco Center for an extraordinary event on Saturday, June 8, chronicling the lives of African American artistic masters across choral, dance, band, and theater genres. In its third season, Gospel Voices of OC commemorates June 19, 1865, to present day.This year, the theme is: "Sacred Sounds, Soulful Queens", as they honor women who helped shape artistic history in our nation. Come and experience a Juneteenth…

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The Ecology Center Presents Peace Pizza & Tie-Dye Taqueria Pop-up

May 13, 2024

The Ecology Center is thrilled to unveil two culinary pop-ups that beautifully integrate delicious dining with sustainable agriculture: 'Peace Pizza' and 'Tie-Dye Taqueria.' These gatherings are not just about enjoying mouthwatering meals; they're vibrant exhibitions of environmentally conscious dining practices. Attendees are invited to partake in this journey as the Regenerative Organic Certified™ farm and education center pushes the boundaries of sustainable cuisine.Every other Tuesday, 'Tie-Dye Taqueria' elevates Taco Tuesday with an enchanting setup adorned with twinkling string lights, where guests can savor exquisite San Juan blue corn masa tortillas. The menu features an array of fish and vegetable tacos,…

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Mom Worthy Dining in OC

May 08, 2024

This Mother's Day, Orange County rolls out the red carpet for the most special woman in your life with an array of exquisite dining experiences. From beachfront brunches to luxurious afternoon teas, each venue promises a unique celebration that caters to every mom's taste. Whether she revels in the sophisticated atmosphere of a Michelin-starred restaurant or enjoys the simple pleasure of a well-crafted margarita, there's something in O.C. to make her day truly memorable. Indulge in meticulously prepared cuisines, enjoy panoramic views, and make this Mother's Day one to remember with these top mom-worthy dining destinations in Orange County.The Peel Craftbar…

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Erik Nelsen’s Summer Camps Are Back!

May 03, 2024

The days are getting longer; the beach is heating up and the school year is almost done. Do you have summer plans for your kids?Why not send them to one of Erik Nelsen’s all-day beach camps? Erik Nelsen, a renowned local surfer, has been running his programs for 38 years and is the #1 youth beach camp in Orange County. Choose from three unique programs: Erik Nelsen Surf Camps, 15th Street Beach & Bay Sports, or Ocean Adventure Programs. Not only will your child learn how to ride waves in a safe environment, but they will also learn about ocean safety and awareness,…

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