Orange County Events
International Speedway Racing (June -Dec)
Orange County Fair and Exposition Center
Orange County Fair and Exposition presents 2004 Costa Mesa Speedway.
Haunted Fullerton Walking Tours (Sept - Oct)
Fullerton Museum Center
301 N. Pomona Ave
Celebrate Halloween at the Fullerton Museum center's 4th Annual "Haunted Fullerton Walking
Tours." Register to attend, space is limited..
Summer Jazz Series - Hyatt Newport Beach (All summer through Oct 15)
Hyatt Newport Beach Amphitheater, on the Golf Course
Hosted by The Wave 94.7, this event features the smooth sounds of jazz artists.
Festival of Italy (Late Sept- mid Oct)
South Coast Plaza
The center-wide festival will showcase the best fashions, food and furnishings from Italy.
Areas of the shopping center will be decorated to reflect Italian culture and arts with schools,
museums, and performing arts groups offering programs and exhibits related to Italy's cultural
life and history.
WALK NOW Orange County (October)
Arrowhead Pond of Anaheim
WALK NOW Orange County 5K Walk, Community Resource Fair and Family Fun Festival. Join thousands
taking steps to find the causes, effective treatments and a cure for autism at the inaugural
WALK NOW Orange County event. Meet local autism service providers while the kids enjoy arts &
crafts, moon bounces and other fun activities. Proceeds benefit the Cure Autism Now Foundation.
The Howlin' Canyon" and the Oak Canyon Nature Center (October)
Children can pick pumpkins, decorate Jack-O-Lanterns and participate in other Halloween
activities when Anaheim's Oak Canyon Nature Center becomes "The Howlin' Canyon.
Gay Days at Disneyland (Oct 5-7)
Following the newer Mini-Gay Days in April, early October brings Gay Days at Disneyland.
Annual Catalina Island Jazz Trax Festival (First 3 weekends in Oct)
The annual festival is a three day, three weekend event that takes place in the Casino Ballroom.
Garden Festival - Wild Animal Park (Mid Oct)
San Diego Wild Animal Park
To celebrate the Park's botanical bounty and rare species, the annual Garden Festival
hosts plant experts from San Diego County to share their knowledge and tips on how to
care for your garden.
Sugar Plum Arts & Crafts Festival (Oct 18-20)
Orange County Fair & Exposition Center, Costa Mesa
For over 25 years we have been promoting Arts and Crafts Festivals featuring hundreds
of talented artisans, selling the best in handcrafted merchandise.
Calabasas Pumpkin Festival (Late Oct)
This fun-filled annual weekend festival at the Paramount Ranch has food, entertainment, and games.
Halloween Event - Newport Beach (Oct 31)
Newport Beach, CA
For a spectacular Halloween, Fashion Island holds its annual safe and fun trick-or-treating.
Happiest Halloween on Earth! (Oct 31)
1313 S. Harbor Blvd.
714-781-4565 (Recorded Resort Information)
Get into the spirit of the season, Disney style. Ever wish you could... Become an Intergalactic
Hero? A Space Alien? Or maybe even a Disney Princess? Now all of your dreams can come true! Whether
you're a child or a child-at-heart, you'll find Halloween costumes, souvenirs, plush, pins and
more at World of Disney™.
Anaheim Fall Festival & Halloween Parade (Oct 31)
Halloween traditions spring to life in historic Anaheim with a pancake breakfast hosted by the
fire department, a parade with marching bands, children's costume contest, and afternoon activities
at Pearson Park
Halloween Festival (Saturday before Halloween)
This annual festival includes a parade, pancake breakfast, rides & games.